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Midday with Dan Rodricks: Tues, Jan. 13, 1-2 P.M.
10:59 am
Tue January 13, 2015

Lexington Market's Future

Shoppers enjoy food and music at Lexington Market.
Credit Marjorie Goodman

Baltimore's historic public market is on track to get a major overhaul. We discuss its potential with Robert Thomas, executive director of Lexington Market and the Baltimore Public Markets Corporation, and Midday contributor Klaus Philipsen, the Baltimore architect who writes about urban planning for the Baltimore Business Journal and for his firm's blog, archplanbaltimore.blogspot.com.

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Midday with Dan Rodricks: Tues. Jan. 13, 12-1 P.M.
10:54 am
Tue January 13, 2015

Midday Politics

Will President Obama and the Republican Congress be able to find common ground? Will Maryland Republican Governor-elect Larry Hogan face the same challenge with Maryland's Democrat-led legislature? Andy Green, opinion editor of The Baltimore Sun, and Republican blogger Richard Cross III discuss state and national politics. WYPR State House reporter Chris Connelly talks about the General Assembly. US Senator Ben Cardin and US Representative Jon Sarbanes comment on the start of the 114th Congress.

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Radio Kitchen #1316
8:22 pm
Mon January 12, 2015

Maryland Honey

January 13, 2015 - Radio Kitchen - Maryland Honey

The keeping of bees is an ancient form of agriculture that benefits mankind more than we realize.  Of course we all think of the products of honey and bees wax, but we owe the bees a huge debt of gratitude for pollinating our flowers, our trees and many of our crops.   So we thought it would be fun to have a bee and honey expert join us, Kara Brook and her line of Waxing Kara honeys.

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A Blue View
8:12 pm
Mon January 12, 2015

Coral Reefs: Rainforests of the Sea - 1/13/15

Sometimes called the rainforests of the sea, coral reefs are colorful, intricate ecosystems—among the most incredible natural wonders in the world.

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Public Commentary
8:03 pm
Mon January 12, 2015

Rick Barth - January 13, 2015

Richard P. “Rick” Barth, PhD, MSW, is professor and dean of the University of Maryland School of Social Work. He is a Fellow and President of the American Academy of Social Work and Social Welfare. His bachelors and graduate degrees are from Brown University and the University of California at Berkeley, respectively. He has also served as a chaired professor at UC Berkeley and University of North Carolina. He has authored many books, chapters, and articles on children’s services practice, programs, policy, and research.

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Public Commentary
7:56 pm
Mon January 12, 2015

John Hoey - January 6, 2015

As President & CEO of the Y of Central Maryland, John works with the board of directors to fulfill its charitable mission and achieve the vision of fundamentally enhancing the quality of life in the communities in which we operate. 

Leading one of the fastest growing and largest Y associations in North America, John works with an engaged group of volunteer and staff leaders to promote healthy living, youth development and social responsibility in the region.

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ClearPath - Your Roadmap To Health & Wealth
6:00 pm
Mon January 12, 2015

Wealth Retirement Savings Increase in 2015

The IRS is increasing the maximum amount that taxpayer can contribute.


Midday with Dan Rodricks: Mon. Jan. 12, 1-2 P.M.
1:25 pm
Mon January 12, 2015

Je Suis Charlie

Millions of protesters gathered in Paris to pay tribute to victims of Islamist militant attacks.

Observations, commentary on the last six days in Paris: Midday Monday 1-2 pm live, with Nicole Dombrowski-Risser, historian and French scholar, and Faheem Younus, Muslim-American commentator. Listeners are invited to call in with comments about the terror attacks, religion and culture, and the massive demonstration Sunday in the French capital.

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Midday with Dan Rodricks: Mon. Jan. 12, 12-1 P.M.
1:09 pm
Mon January 12, 2015

Collateral Damage

Baltimore Sun reporter Andrea McDaniels and photographer Lloyd Fox studied the unseen impact of violence on Baltimore residents.
Credit Lloyd Fox / Baltimore Sun

We cover three aspects of violence in Baltimore: Sun reporter Andrea McDaniels discusses her recent three-part series on the long-term effects of violence on victims' families; social worker Megan Leschak talks about her efforts to identify criminal defendants who have themselves been victims of violence and suffer from PTSD; and we meet James Timpson, director of

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Maryland Morning
9:00 am
Mon January 12, 2015

How Will Patients Get Medical Marijuana In Maryland?

Credit Brett Levin / Creative Commons

Twenty-three states and the District of Columbia have passed laws allowing medical marijuana programs. In Maryland, the General Assembly took a first, cautious stab at creating a medical marijuana program in 2013. Marijuana was to be made available through academic medical centers. But, after none of the centers in Maryland signed up to participate, last year legislators decided to allow certified doctors to write prescriptions for medical marijuana that can be bought from licensed growers and dispensaries. With Sheilah to talk about it is Dr. Dan Morhaim, a physician, Maryland state delegate, and co-sponsor of the bill.
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