Maryland Morning
8:45 am
Wed January 21, 2015

The Man Behind The Lyrics Of "Annie"

Martin Charnin
Credit Orlando Sentinel

One of the world’s most popular and enduring musicals is back at the Hippodrome Theater in Baltimore this week and next. Annie exploded on Broadway in 1977. Thomas Meehan wrote the book, Charles Strouse wrote the music, and Tom's guest today, Martin Charnin, wrote the lyrics and directed the original Broadway production and the national touring production that’s here in Charm City.

Radio Kitchen #1317
7:38 pm
Tue January 20, 2015

Zeke's Coffee

January 20, 2015 - Radio Kitchen -  Zeke's Coffee

One of Baltimore's biggest success stories has been the wonderful rise to fame of Thomas Rhodes, better known as the founder of Zeke's Coffee.   Thomas is selling Zeke's coffee all over town and has work lined up with local brewers, ice cream makers and restaurants.

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Public Commentary
7:25 pm
Tue January 20, 2015

Beth Harbinson - January 20, 2015

Beth Sandbower Harbinson is a Baltimore native who has worked for the last 15 years in non-profit management, fundraising and development. Her professional experience working in higher education and Independent Schools and her personal experience raising her own children who attend both public and private schools has reinforced her belief in the importance of the opportunity to select educational opportunities that work best for each child.

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The Nature of Things
5:37 pm
Tue January 20, 2015

Winter Constellations

Credit Aspen Nature

This time of year, the night sky tends to be the clearest and there’s less light pollution. Though the evenings might be cold, in winter constellations like the Big Dipper and Cassiopeia, are easier to see and identify.

ClearPath - Your Roadmap To Health & Wealth
3:27 pm
Tue January 20, 2015

Women and the Affordable Care Act One Year Later

Credit flickr

How have women been interacting with the ACA.

Midday with Dan Rodricks: Tues. Jan. 20, 1-2 p.m.
10:36 am
Tue January 20, 2015

Paid Sick Leave

Maryland’s General Assembly will once again take up the issue of guaranteeing paid sick leave for workers, just as President Obama has unveiled his own proposal to do the same. In Maryland, over half a million workers do not earn sick leave, meaning that they have to make a choice – continue to work while they are ill or risk losing their job.

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Midday with Dan Rodricks: Tues. Jan. 20, 12-1 p.m.
9:07 am
Tue January 20, 2015

A Cyber Pearl Harbor?

In his State of the Union address tonight, President Obama is expected to mention cyber-security and the Sony hack allegedly perpetrated by North Korea. Is the Sony hack a harbinger of what's to come in international warfare? Our guests: Midday contributor Sean Gallagher, the IT editor for Ars Technica, and Tom Wither, an expert in information security and a former intelligence analyst.

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A Blue View
10:36 pm
Mon January 19, 2015

From the Bottom of the Food Chain - 1/20/15

The ocean food web is much more than the dramatic clash of sharks devouring marine mammals and large fish. While many of us know that the ocean food web is complex, it’s easy to focus on the apex predators at the top.

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Midday with Dan Rodricks: Mon. Jan. 19, 1-2 p.m.
10:40 am
Mon January 19, 2015

Black Sacred Music: An MLK Special

We listen to -- and talk about -- black sacred music, from the Civil War to the civil rights movement with music historian Robert Darden. The former Gospel editor of Billboard details how sacred music has served for centuries as a catalyst for change. Robert Darden is the author of "Nothing But Love in God's Water."

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Midday with Dan Rodricks: Mon. Jan. 19, 12-1 p.m.
10:36 am
Mon January 19, 2015

After Ferguson

A Baltimore protest against police brutality led by Rev. Cortly CD Witherspoon.
Credit The Baltimore Sun

A conversation about race relations, criminal justice and law enforcement following the nationwide protests over the use of excessive and fatal force by police.

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