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Midday with Dan Rodricks: Tues. May 6, 12-1 pm
11:45 am
Tue May 6, 2014

Alzheimer's Disease

Dr. Constantine Lyketsos is the chief of Psychiatry at the Johns Hopkins Bayview Medical Center.
Credit alzresearch.org

With baby boomers entering their golden years, it's projected that the number of people in the United States with Alzheimer's disease will almost triple by 2050. Dr. Constantine Lyketsos, director of the Johns Hopkins Memory and Alzheimer's Treatment Center, provides the latest in Alzheimer's research, treatment and care.

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Maryland Morning
9:00 am
Tue May 6, 2014

Doug Gansler, Candidate for Governor

Attorney General Doug Gansler
Credit Maryland Attorney General website

Sheilah Kast speaks with Attorney General Doug Gansler, Democratic candidate for Governor.

Maryland’s primary election will take place June 24th.  Next week, last week we spoke with the Republicans running for Governor. This week, we’re talking to the three men running for the Democratic nomination. One of them is Attorney General Doug Gansler.

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Maryland Morning
8:55 am
Tue May 6, 2014

Baltimore Neighborhoods, By The Numbers

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Sheilah Kast speaks with Seema Iyer, lead on BNIA's 'Vital Signs 12.'

We live in an age of big data. It tells us how our economy is doing, how our children are educated, and what our neighborhoods look like. Since 2002, The Baltimore Neighborhood Indicators Alliance has been the foremost collector of neighborhood data in the city. It compiles about 8,000 data points to paint a picture of Baltimore, by the numbers. Yesterday, it released its latest compilation, Vital Signs 12. Joining Sheilah Kast to talk about it is Seema Iyer, Associate Director of the Jacob France Institute at the University of Baltimore.

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Maryland Morning
8:45 am
Tue May 6, 2014

Where New York Mafia and Gay Nightlife Meet

Tom Hall speaks with Alexander Hortis, author of the new book "The Mob and the City: The Hidden History of How the Mafia Captured New York".

Alexander Hortis is a lawyer who lives in Baltimore, who has studied the Mafia for many years, and who’s published several articles about the long reach of La Cosa Nostra in virtually every aspect of life in New York, and elsewhere.  In his new book, "The Mob and The City: The Hidden History of How the Mafia Captured New York," he argues that much of what we think we know about the mob is simply part of a mythology that has been fueled over decades by self-serving autobiographers and Hollywood. He talks about it with Tom Hall.

 

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Headlines
8:32 am
Tue May 6, 2014

Monday’s Bill-Signings, Prayer At Carroll County Commissioners Meetings, & Gubernatorial Debates

Governor Martin O’Malley has signed more than 200 bills into law, including a measure that will raise the state’s minimum wage. A Supreme Court ruling allows sectarian prayer to resume at Carroll County Commissioners meetings. Plus: gubernatorial debates, Baltimore’s pension system, background checks for Baltimore County volunteers, yesterday’s building collapse at Sparrows Point, and more.

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The Morning Economic Report
5:30 am
Tue May 6, 2014

Executive Pay Discrepancy - 5/6/14

According to a recent Fortune Magazine article, last year, the highest ranking female executives working at America’s largest banks were paid an average of $5.6 million.  

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Radio Kitchen
7:14 pm
Mon May 5, 2014

Spring Soups

April 6, 2014 - Radio Kitchen - Spring Soups

Well, we've been to the market and we've seen what's available, and now it's time to come up with some ideas of what to do with all this Springtime food. And as Chef Jerry Pellegrino of Waterfront Kitchen has observed, there are few better uses than a Springtime soup for all this great produce. Here are a few ideas we've collected:

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Public Commentary
7:04 pm
Mon May 5, 2014

Marc Terrill - May 6, 2014

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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A Blue View
6:56 pm
Mon May 5, 2014

Raising a Child with the Environment in Mind - 5/6/14

For many parents, raising a child to appreciate the natural world is a priority. And the good news is that the cultivation of this environmental awareness can start from a very early age.

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ClearPath - Your Roadmap to Health & Wealth
4:50 pm
Mon May 5, 2014

Maryland Health Connection Enrollment Results

How did Maryland's health portal to the ACA perform?

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