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Charlottesville Right Now

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Wednesday, September 3, 201409/03/2014

Michael McKee

Michael McKee CEO of Blue Ridge Area Food Bank joins Les Sinclair to talk about wearing orange for hunger action month (September).


Tuesday, September 2, 201409/02/2014

Marisa Taylor

Virgnia Institute of Autism Development Director Marisa Taylor talks about the upcoming VIA Gala.


Tuesday, September 2, 201409/02/2014

Mary Ellen Hasenfus

Mary Ellen is the program coordinator for Care Transitions at JABA (The Jefferson Area Board for Aging).

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Tuesday, September 2, 201409/02/2014

Ernie Reed

Ernie Reed with Friends of Nelson joins Les Sinclair to discuss the Dominion Atlantic Coast Pipeline


Thursday, August 28, 201408/28/2014

Max Smith

Max Smith, of WTOP-Washington, joins Les Sinclair to talk about the McDonnell trial.

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Thursday, August 28, 201408/28/2014

Ali Smith

Co-Founder and Executive Director of Holistic Life Foundation, Ali Smith, joins Les Sinclair to tell us about the talk HLF will perform during TEDxCharlottesville.


Thursday, August 28, 201408/28/2014

Keith Hampton

Keith N. Hampton joins Les Sinclair to explain the new research on the “Spiral of Silence” and how its effect extends to social media too.

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Thursday, August 28, 201408/28/2014

Kirby Felts

Kirby Felts is the Emergency Management Coordinator for Charlottesville-Albemarle-UVA and joins Les Sinclair to talk about the need for volunteers for an exercise at the airport. The Office of Emergency Management for Charlottesville, UVA and Albemarle County is looking for volunteers to play the ‘victims’ of an airplane accident. This is a great opportunity for you to be a part of a local disaster exercise and to see how we work together to protect our community. The exercise will be Saturday, September 20, 2014 at the Charlottesville-Albemarle Airport. Volunteers are needed from 7:30 a.m. until approximately 2:00 p.m. Volunteers should know that they will be outside most of the time for this exercise and can expect typical September weather. There will be a safety officer on site and all volunteers will have access to water. Lunch will be served after the exercise.


Thursday, August 28, 201408/28/2014

Audrey Lorenzoni

Audrey Lorenzoni is the co-race director for the Women’s Four Miler and joins Les Sinclair to talk about the events planned for Saturday morning.

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Wednesday, August 27, 201408/27/2014

Tim Heaphy

U.S. Attorney Tim Heaphy joins Les Sinclair to talk about the growing heroine addiction problem in our area and what the law enforcement community is doing about it.

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