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Thursday, July 2, 201507/02/2015

Local Involvement in the Pluto Flyby

Alan Howard, a planetary geologist in the Department of Environmental Sciences at the University of Virginia, talks with Les Sinclair about the New Horizons spacecraft flyby and image translation that he’ll be involved with interpreting this summer.


Thursday, July 2, 201507/02/2015

[EXCLUSIVE] City not releasing Stop & Frisk Data

Local Attorney,Jeffrey Fogel, talks with WINA news about the latest developments in the request for the City to release the Stop and Frisk data.

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Wednesday, July 1, 201507/01/2015

Help Feed the Hungry at Friday’s After Five

Millie Winstead, Director of Development, for the Blue Ridge Area Food Bank talks with Les Sinclair about the increased demand for their services in the summer-time and how you can help at Friday’s After Five, this Friday at the Charlottesville nTelos Wireless Pavilion

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Wednesday, July 1, 201507/01/2015

Do You Accept the Flag Challenge?

CFD Chief Charles Werner, talks with Les Sinclair about the “flag challenge” for the upcoming July 4 Holiday


Wednesday, July 1, 201507/01/2015

Patrols Focus on James River

Capt. Greg Jenkins, Commander of Blue Ridge Patrol District, joins Les Sinclair talking about the increasing patrols in southern Albemarle County. Specifically, on the James River.

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Tuesday, June 30, 201506/30/2015

New Virginia Traffic Laws Take Effect July 1

DMV’s Brandy Brubaker lays out the new traffic laws that take effect in Virginia on July 1st.


Tuesday, June 30, 201506/30/2015

New Business Innovation Focused Exhibit Opens at Smithsonian

From the Cotton Gin to the Light bulb and beyond, Melinda Machado, with National Museum of American History, discusses with Les Sinclair the new exhibit on innovation and business that opens July 1 in Washington D.C.

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Tuesday, June 30, 201506/30/2015

How Virginia can achieve a quality education

President of the Virginia Education Association, Meg Gruber, talks with Les Sinclair about the education issues being discussed at the NEA’s annual meeting and Representative Assembly.


Monday, June 29, 201506/29/2015

Tom Tom Festival Opens Nominations for Founding Cville

Director of the Tom Tom Founders Festival, Paul Beyer, talks with Les Sinclair about the entry process for the “Founding Cville” program.


Monday, June 29, 201506/29/2015

How Puerto Rico & Greece Could Impact Your Economy

CBS News Business Analyst Jill Schlesinger talks with Les Sinclair about how the faulting economies of Puerto Rico and Greece could impact the U.S. economy.

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