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12:33 pm
Tue December 24, 2013

Josh M. Sharfstein - December 24, 2013

Dr. Sharfstein is the Secretary of the Maryland Department of Health and Mental Hygiene. Previously, he served as the Commissioner of Health in Baltimore, Maryland and as the Principal Deputy Commissioner of the U.S. Food and Drug Administration. In these positions, Dr. Sharfstein has pursued creative solutions to longstanding public health problems -- including drug addiction, school failure, unsafe consumer products, and most recently, cheap, candy-flavored cigars.

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Radio Kitchen
12:27 pm
Tue December 24, 2013

#1214 - Hors d'oeuvres for the Holidays

December 24, 2013 - Radio Kitchen - Hors d'oeuvres for the Holidays

Welcome to Radio Kitchen, I'm Al Spoler.  Boy, the holidays are right on top of us and the pressure is building.  Not only do we have to worry about doing our part for big planned parties that friends are throwing, we have to deal with those wonderful spontaneous celebrations that pop up. 

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A Blue View
12:20 pm
Tue December 24, 2013

Inside Bioluminescence - 12/24/13

In the ocean’s deepest reaches, sunlight cannot penetrate, and yet, there is light. From softly glowing to dazzlingly brilliant, it is not the light of humans and their machines.

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Humanities Connection
12:07 pm
Tue December 24, 2013

Humanities Connection - Rebroadcast- An Argument for the Sake of Heaven

The Maryland Humanities Council’s Practicing Democracy Program uses the humanities to spur respectful civic dialogue among Marylanders with divergent viewpoints.

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Headlines
8:11 am
Tue December 24, 2013

Christmas Eve Schedule Changes, Hampden For The Holidays, and Online Health Exchange News

Credit P. Kenneth Burns / WYPR

We round up some of the schedule changes in effect on this day before Christmas. We sample some of the sights and sounds of the season in Baltimore’s iconic Hampden neighborhood. Plus: MD’s online health insurance exchange, Equality Maryland endorses Brown, foreclosure rates, and more.

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The Signal
1:26 pm
Mon December 23, 2013

The Signal: 12.27.13

Hugh Campbell, Burton DeBusk, and Caleb Stine (photo credit: Travis Kitchens)

  It was a wintry Saturday afternoon in rural Cecil County, Maryland, at a one-room post office turned furniture shop near the town of Elkton.  Outside the old building, a January wind whistled over snow banks, through the bare branches of trees.  But inside, a warm camaraderie was emanating through the room.  Three musicians sat together, acoustic guitars on their knees, trading stories and songs, and bridging an age-span of three generations between them.

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Headlines
8:01 am
Mon December 23, 2013

MD’s Unemployment Rate, The Prince George’s Casino, Mental Health Care, and Harbor Point

Credit Tim1965 via Wikimedia Commons

MD’s unemployment rate fell from 6.7% in October to 6.4% in November. The license to build and operate a casino in Prince George’s County has been awarded to MGM. A report on mental health care. A profile of a fist-year Baltimore middle school teacher. Plus: Harbor Point, 2014 election news, and more.

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The Morning Economic Report
7:30 am
Mon December 23, 2013

The Morning Economic Report - 12/23/13

Amazon’s Expanding Enterprise
2:00 pm
Sun December 22, 2013

Midday with Dan Rodricks

An examination of the Amazon.com, Inc. business model following the recent announcement that it is going to be opening a 1 million-square-foot distribution hub

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Public Commentary
3:04 pm
Sat December 21, 2013

Marc Terrill - December 17, 2013

Marc B Terrill is the President of THE ASSOCIATED: Jewish Community Federation of Baltimore. In his professional leadership role, Marc directs the day-to-day management and operations as well as the long-range planning for THE ASSOCIATED, with a primary emphasis on the development of human and financial resources. He is a graduate of the University of Florida and obtained his Masters in Social Work with a concentration in community organization from the Wurzweiler School of Social Work at Yeshiva University. Marc received an Honorary Doctorate Degree from the Baltimore Hebrew University.

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