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Tuesday, April 21, 201504/21/2015

Lawrence Gaughan

Lawrence Gaughan, candidate for Albemarle County Board of Supervisors, talks with Les Sinclair about his decision to run as an Independent candidate.

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Monday, April 20, 201504/20/2015

Greg McBride

Bankrate.com’s Chief Financial Analyst Greg McBride talks with Les Sinclair about how Millennials are doing well in Job Security and Savings but not fairing so well in the area of Net Worth. www.BankRate.com

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Monday, April 20, 201504/20/2015

Mike Signer

City Councilor candidate Mike Signer talks with Les Sinclair about his “City of Opportunity” economic strategy. www.mikesigner.com/jobs

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Monday, April 20, 201504/20/2015

Ginger Thompson

AARP’s Ginger Thompson, talks with Les Sinclair about a new Livability Index showing that Charlottesville is one of the “30 Best Cities for Date Night”


Monday, April 20, 201504/20/2015

Mark Lorenzoni

Running Coach Mark Lorenzoni (Owner of Ragged Mtn Running Shop) talks with Les Sinclair from the Boston Marathon. There’s a group of Charlottesville runners who’ve gone to the race.

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Wednesday, April 15, 201504/15/2015

Jim Moore

Jim Moore, Chair of the Jefferson Area Tea Party, talks about the local government’s tax hikes, with the passage of their respective budgets.

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Wednesday, April 15, 201504/15/2015

Ken Boyd

Albemarle County Supervisor, Ken Boyd, talks with Les Sinclair about the passage of the County budget and his disappointment in the real property tax hike.

Wednesday, April 15, 201504/15/2015

Adrian Keevil

Adrian Keevil is a partner at PlusTick Partners, a Charlottesville-based private investment firm. A Yale & Darden School of Business alumni. He talks with Les Sinclair aobut his participation in the Tom Tom Founders Festival.


Wednesday, April 15, 201504/15/2015

Dede Smith

Charlottesville’s Vice-Mayor, Dede Smith, talks with Les Sinclair about the budget and the increase in the meals tax.

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Tuesday, April 14, 201504/14/2015

Mark W. Hanson

Mark W. Hanson with the IRS joins Les Sinclair with last minute tax preparation tips.

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