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The Morning Economic Report
6:30 am
Thu January 16, 2014

The Morning Economic Report - 1/16/14

Baltimore's Future with David Warnock
9:29 pm
Wed January 15, 2014

Baltimore's Future with David Warnock: Light City

 January 16, 2014

In the premiere episode of "Baltimore's Future," David Warnock welcomes Brooke Hall, Justin Allen and Lindsey Davis, three people involved with Light City, a movement to bring a world-class light festival to Baltimore's Inner Harbor.

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Radio Kitchen #1217
6:27 pm
Wed January 15, 2014

Oysters

January 14, 2014 - Radio Kitchen - Oysters

As we suffer through some very nasty weather this winter, it's good to stop and think about the Watermen of the Chesapeake Bay who are going out day after frigid day to harvest their oysters.  We're in the heart of oyster season right now, and it's a good time to talk about a few of the things you can do with our splendid bivalves.

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Ira Flatow and Krista Tippett Tickets
1:17 pm
Wed January 15, 2014

WYPR Events

Purchase tickets for these two events.

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The Morning Economic Report
6:30 am
Wed January 15, 2014

The Morning Economic Report - 1/15/14

Headlines
5:47 am
Wed January 15, 2014

MD’s Budget, Minimum Wage, & Online Health Exchange, and Baltimore’s Speed Camera Program

Credit Mr. T in DC via Compfight

Governor Martin O’Malley rolls out his final budget plan today; yesterday, O’Malley got behind a plan to raise MD’s minimum wage to $10.10 an hour. Plus: yesterday’s hearings on MD’s online health insurance exchange, today’s hearings on Baltimore’s speed camera program, and today’s fog-related school delays.

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Cellar Notes
7:17 pm
Tue January 14, 2014

1/15/14 - Maryland Wine Winter Event

Cost key:  $=less than $20  $$= $20-40   $$$=$40-60  $$$$=above $60

Themes:

~2011 was a difficult year, but our best winemakers did surprisingly well with both whites and reds.
~A lot of people are now using Chambourcin as a blending grape, particularly with Bordeaux varietals.
~Several of the new young wineries are doing exceptionally well.   

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Weekly Commentary
6:26 pm
Tue January 14, 2014

Carmela Coyle - January 14, 2014

Carmela Coyle is the President & CEO of the Maryland Hospital Association (MHA), a position she has held since July 2008. MHA is the advocate for Maryland hospitals, health systems, and the communities and patients they serve. In her role, Carmela is sharpening the association’s focus on advocacy and public policy. Quality and patient safety is a priority, where she is helping hospitals make health care in Maryland the safest in the nation. She is currently leading an effort to rethink the future of payment in Maryland and to both preserve and modernize Maryland’s Medicare waiver for the next 30 years. In addition to her post at MHA, Carmela also serves on the Board of the Maryland Patient Safety Center, the Maryland Healthcare Education Institute, and PRIME, MHA’s shared services organization.

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A Blue View
6:16 pm
Tue January 14, 2014

Pain Killer from the Sea - 1/14/14

Over 100 million American adults live with chronic pain—more than cancer, diabetes, and heart disease combined. It is a significant public health problem.

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Humanities Connection
3:23 pm
Tue January 14, 2014

Humanities Connection - Martin Luther King, Jr. and Nelson Mandela: Agents of Change

King gives an anti-Vietnam speech at the St. Paul Campus of the University of Minnesota, courtesy of the Minnesota Historical Society

Thirty-one years ago President Reagan Signed the law solidifying Martin Luther King, Jr. Day as a Federal holiday and many people honor his memory with a day of community service.

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