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Tuesday, July 21, 201507/21/2015

Big Brothers Big Sisters of the Central Blue Ridge looks to expand in 2015

Jackie Bright joins Wendy Edwards to share information about Big Brothers Big Sisters of the Central Blue Ridge.


Tuesday, July 21, 201507/21/2015

How American Veterans view Trump

CBS Military Analyst Mike Lyons joins Wendy Edwards to talk about how American veterans view Trump.


Friday, July 17, 201507/17/2015

Top 5 Soundbites of the week (07-17-15)

WINA’s Dori Zook joins Les Sinclair Charlottesville Right Now with the Top 5 Soundbites of the Week on WINA.

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Friday, July 17, 201507/17/2015

Rolling Stone denies it defamed U.Va’s Eram in rape story.

Washington Times legal analyst and former prosecutor, Jeffery Scott Shapiro, talks with Les Sinclair about the UVA associate dean of students, Nicole Eramo’s defamation case against Rolling Stone magazine.


Friday, July 17, 201507/17/2015

Resistance Training Builds Strength

Fitness, nutrition and weight loss expert Warren Honeycutt explains how you can get results in 10 to 15 minutes a date.

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Friday, July 17, 201507/17/2015

Sweet Briar Fundraising Continues

Mary Pope Hutson, Sweet Briar board member, discusses with Les Sinclair the fundraising for Saving Sweet Briar.


Thursday, July 16, 201507/16/2015

These Credit Cards have the Most/Fewest Fees

Matt Schulz, senior industry analyst, CreditCards.com, reveals to Les Sinclair the Credit Cards with the Most/Fewest Fees. Two First Premier Bank cards are the worst offenders (12 potential fees apiece). The PenFed Promise Visa Card doesn’t charge any fees. The average is six potential fees per card.

More here: http://www.creditcards.com/credit-card-news/fee-survey.php

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Thursday, July 16, 201507/16/2015

A $300,000 Bonus for Rt.29 Businesses Impacted by Construction

Virginia’s Secretary of Transportation Aubrey Lane talks with Les Sinclair about why he attended the Route 29 Project Delivery Advisory Panel’s regular biweekly meeting. And what the intention is for the extra $200,000.00 in advertising money the Commonwealth has kicked-in.

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Thursday, July 16, 201507/16/2015

No Hungry Children This Summer

Food Lion’s Erica Flora, talks with Les Sinclair about the partnership between Food Lion and the Blue Ridge Area Food Bank. It’s part of Food Lion Feeds’ ‘Summer Without Hunger’ campaign. How you can help and why it’s important.

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Thursday, July 16, 201507/16/2015

Is It The End of Privacy?

Julia Horwitz, EPIC Director of Consumer Privacy Protection, talks with Les Sinclair about the state of privacy in our country. She also talks about the future of Social Security Numbers and advertising beacons and their impact on privacy.

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