Maryland Morning
8:55 am
Fri May 16, 2014

A Farmer's Market Preakness Party

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Tom Hall talks with Chef Sascha Wolhandler about good eats for the Preakness.

  The 139th Preakness Stakes will run tomorrow afternoon at Pimlico Race Course. Chef Sascha Wolhandler tells Tom Hall how to craft a Preakness party menu that uses ingredients you can find this weekend at the 32nd Street Farmer’s Market and the Baltimore Farmer's Market & Bazaar

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Baltimore Stories
7:30 am
Fri May 16, 2014

You...And You And You May Kiss The Bride

During WWII, Baltimore's Penn Station was a busy, frenetic point of arrival and departure for thousands of servicemen and women.  The station had a lot going on within it - including perhaps what was the first wedding ever to be performed in a railroad station.  A lot of soldiers and sailors got to kiss the bride!  

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Humanities Connection
4:37 pm
Thu May 15, 2014

Educational Leaders: Instruments of Positive Change

Dr. Maarten Pereboom

Did you know that teacher appreciation week was May 5 through 9? Educators hold the power to instill in students a love of learning for lifetime.

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In The Bromo
3:31 pm
Thu May 15, 2014

Sister Act

Florrie Bagel as Mary Patrick, Lael Van Keuren as Mary Robert and Ta'Rea Campbell as Deloris in the national tour of Sister Act.

 4/15/14 -Tom talks with the actor Melvin Abston, one of the stars of the national touring production of Sister Act, which is at the Hippodrome Theater from June 3-15.

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Midday with Dan Rodricks: Thurs. May 15 12-2pm
11:16 am
Thu May 15, 2014

Midday on the Bay: 2 Hour Special

Rona Kobell is a staff writer for the Chesapeake Bay Journal

Midday on the Bay Special with Rona Kobell: Environmental politics, great spring adventures in Maryland, birding in Baltimore.

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Public Commentary
9:59 pm
Wed May 14, 2014

Josh M. Sharfstein, M.D. - May 13, 2014

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.

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The First Five Years
5:35 pm
Wed May 14, 2014

The First Five Years: Choices

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The May 14 episode of The First Five Years "Choices."

Learning how to make decisions as children prepares them to make sound choices as adults. Honoring a preschooler’s choice also tells him that you respect him and his abilities. There are some ways to guide children through this process.

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Midday with Dan Rodricks: Wed., May 14, 1-2 p.m.
2:30 pm
Wed May 14, 2014

What's Funny?

E.B. White said, “Humor can be dissected, as a frog can, but the thing dies in the process, and the innards are discouraging to any but the pure scientific mind.” Nevertheless, journalist Joel Warner, along with University of Colorado psychologist Peter McGraw, conducted a series of world-wide experiments in an attempt to crack “The Humor Code.”

Production help from Midday intern James Daley.

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Midday with Dan Rodricks: Wed., May 14, 12-1 p.m.
2:23 pm
Wed May 14, 2014

The 60th Anniversary of Brown v. Board of Education

Before he was appointed to the U.S. Supreme Court, Thurgood Marshall represented the plaintiffs in the Brown v. Board of Education case on behalf of the NAACP.

In one of the most historic court rulings in American history, the Supreme Court declared separate but equal public school systems to be unconstitutional. On the eve of its 60th anniversary, we look at the historic significance of Brown v. Board, and at how the decision played out in Maryland.

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