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Friday, November 21, 201411/21/2014

Dennis Hahn

Fire Chief of Seminole Trail V.F.D. joins Les Sinclair to talk about Sunday’s (11/23/14) grand opening and dedication ceremony of the updated Seminole Trail Fire Station.

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Wednesday, November 19, 201411/19/2014

Rita Smith

Registered Dietitian and Certified Diabetes Educator Rita Smith joins Les Sinclair to talk to us about diabetes during National Diabetes Awareness Month.

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Wednesday, November 19, 201411/19/2014

Sabrina Rubin Erdely

Sabrina Rubin Erdely, writes in “Rolling Stone” Magazine about rape at UVA. She discusses with Les Sinclair the details about “A Rape on Campus: A Brutal Assault and Struggle for Justice at UVA.”


Wednesday, November 19, 201411/19/2014

Jeanine Skowronski

Bankrate.com’s Jeanine Skowronski joins Les Sinclair to enlighten us on why most folks won’t shop on Black Friday nor Cyber Monday.


Wednesday, November 19, 201411/19/2014

Jim Tolbert

Jim Tolbert Director of Charlottesville Neighborhood Development Services joins Les Sinclair to discuss the call for Belmont Bridge Steering Committee members.

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Wednesday, November 19, 201411/19/2014

Michael Signer

Michael Signer is joined by politicians and citizens who want the ABC store moved from it’s W. Main Street location. He talks with Les Sinclair about the details.


Tuesday, November 18, 201411/18/2014

Laura Adams

Laura Adams, InsuranceQuotes.com’s senior analyst, joins Les Sinclair to talk about Affordable Health Care (Obamacare) health insurance.

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Tuesday, November 18, 201411/18/2014

Alex Inman

Alex Inman joins Les Sinclair to talk about the name for the new Charlottesville baseball team.

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Tuesday, November 18, 201411/18/2014

Lt. Steve Upman

Lt. Steve Upman updates us on the missing Dashad Smith.


Tuesday, November 18, 201411/18/2014

Ryan McKay

Ryan McKay, TJHD Emergency Planner talks with Les Sinclair about the Green County exercise to test the Health District’s ability to respond to public health emergencies.

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