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Wednesday, February 3, 201602/03/2016

Charlottesville is #1 in Venture Capital

Michael Straightiff Executive Director, UVa Licensing & Ventures Group talks about the National Venture Capital Association recently ranking Charlottesville as the fastest-growing venture capital ecosystem in the United States.

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Tuesday, February 2, 201602/02/2016

Virginia Patient Safety Day

Later this week, a diverse group of health care stakeholders will converge in Richmond for the 5th Annual Virginia Patient Safety Summit. Julian Walker of the Virginia Hospital & Healthcare Association talks with Les Sinclair about the event.

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Tuesday, February 2, 201602/02/2016

Analysis of the Iowa Caucuses

Dr. Robert Roberts, Professor of Political Science at JMU, talks with Les Sinclair about winners, losers and meaning of the Iowa caucuses.

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Tuesday, February 2, 201602/02/2016

Operation Warm Hearts

Co-President, for Blue Star Families, Jacqui Cecalupo talks with Les Sinclair about Operation Warm Hearts, to get gifts to the troops around Valentine’s Day holiday.

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Monday, February 1, 201602/01/2016

Gasoline prices keep falling

Tammy Arnette, AAA-Mid-Atlantic, talks with Les Sinclair about what’s behind the slump in gas prices and the extreme money you’re not spending this year in gas costs.



Monday, February 1, 201602/01/2016

February is Heart Health Month.

Dr. Adam Goldberg, with Sentara/Martha Jefferson Hospital is an electrophysiologist and joins Les Sinclair to advise us on a-fib, which is increasingly common as people age

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Monday, February 1, 201602/01/2016

Help Save the Next Girl on Nicole Lovell.

Kenny Jarels, of Help Save the Next Girl, talks with Les Sinclair about the role they played in the search for Nicole Lovell. He also talks about some of the teen targeted dating sites.



Friday, January 29, 201601/29/2016

Top 5 Soundbites of the Week

WINA’s Dori Zook joins Les Sinclair with the Top 5 soundbites of the week end 1/29/16.


Friday, January 29, 201601/29/2016

Anniversary of Edgar Allen Poe’s “The Raven”

Sandy Gilliam, University History Officer at University of Virginia, talks with Les Sinclair about the legacy of Poe at UVA.

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Friday, January 29, 201601/29/2016

How well did GOP debate without Trump go?

Kyle Kondik Managing Editor Sabato’s Crystal Ball University of Virginia Center for Politics talks with Les Sinclair about Thursday night’s debate sans Trump.

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