Foreman and Wolf on Food and Wine
2:23 pm
Fri May 9, 2014

Mothers Day

Mother's Day favorites from Chef and Tony.

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Maryland Morning
12:02 pm
Fri May 9, 2014

The 2014 Democratic Candidates for Governor

From left to right: Anthony Brown, Doug Gansler, Heather Mizeur

The 2014 Democratic candidates for Governor.

Maryland’s primary election will take place June 24th. This is a special podcast we’ve put together with all of Maryland Morning's interviews with the candidates vying for the Democratic nomination for Governor. We’ve arranged them in alphabetical order. The total run time is about 37 minutes.

Midday with Dan Rodricks: Fri. May 9, 1-2 p.m.
10:31 am
Fri May 9, 2014

Midday Eats with Hong & Shields

A vegan lemon meringue tart.
Credit Courtesy of John Shields

Actress Mayim Bialik, best known for her roles in the sitcoms "Blossom" and "The Big Bang Theory," is out with a new cookbook that caters to the vegan diet. She joins Midday foodie John Shields of Gertrude's in sharing vegan recipes and cooking tips.

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Midday with Dan Rodricks: Fri. May 9, 12-1 p.m.
10:27 am
Fri May 9, 2014

Midday Friday

This week, Maryland's Democratic candidates squared off for their first televised debate ahead of the June 24 primary.
Credit Washington Post

Following up on interesting stories, people and ideas, from the Baltimore region and throughout Maryland. This hour, we'll get into the latest happenings in Maryland politics. The progressive activists who worked to get a minimum wage increase from the General Assembly aren’t satisfied with $10.10 an hour by 2018. They don’t believe Maryland is true-blue, and they're setting out to elect more progressives to office.

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10:22 am
Fri May 9, 2014

Prayer At Public Meetings, Conowingo Dam, Nielson Layoffs & Ravens Draft

The turbine room at Conowingo Dam dates to the late 1920s.
Credit Joel McCord / WYPR

Homeownership credit program: The Maryland HomeCredit program is now available for help those who want to buy their own first homes but have income limitations.  Under the plan, residents with incomes below a certain level looking to purchase property below a certain limit can claim a credit worth 25-percent of interest paid on a mortgage up to two-thousand dollars each year for the duration of the loan, according to the Baltimore Sun.

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Maryland Morning
9:00 am
Fri May 9, 2014

Heather Mizeur, Candidate for Governor

Del. Heather Mizeur
Credit Maryland State Government

Sheilah Kast talks with Del. Heather Mizeur, candidate for Governor.
Maryland’s primary election is less than seven weeks away, on June 24th. Next week, we’ll be talking with the three Democratic candidates for Attorney General. This week, we’re hearing from the major Democratic candidates for Governor. We’ve already spoken with Maryland Attorney General Doug Gansler and Lt. Gov. Anthony Brown. With Sheilah Kast in the studio today is Del. Heather Mizeur, of Montgomery County.

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Maryland Morning
8:55 am
Fri May 9, 2014

The Options for Repairing 26th Street

The CSX train line that runs parallel to the unit block of East 26th Street after the street collapse.
Credit P. Kenneth Burns/WYPR

Sheilah Kast talks with Baltimore Brew reporter Mark Reutter about what the city could do with 26th Street, post-collapse.

It’s been just over a week since the collapse of the large retaining wall that separated the unit-block of east 26th Street from the CSX railroad tracks below, in Charles Village Baltimore.  

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Maryland Morning
8:45 am
Fri May 9, 2014

One Organizations' Efforts to Break the Cycle of Homelessness for Baltimore Women

Beth Benner
Credit Women's Housing Coalition

Tom Hall speaks with Beth Benner, Executive Director of The Women's Housing Coalition.

Sunday is Mother’s Day, and on Sunday night, like almost any night of the year, there will be hundreds of mothers and their children in Baltimore and throughout Maryland who are homeless, and many more who are in unstable or dangerous living situations.   

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Baltimore Stories
7:30 am
Fri May 9, 2014

When Duckpin Bowling Became A Thing

Two ex-baseball players sitting in a duck blind on the Eastern Shore, see a flight of ducks take off and scatter upwards.  The moment proved inspirational, and brought into being "duckpin bowling".  It changed an industry and a national pastime. 

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Humanities Connection
5:32 pm
Thu May 8, 2014

Classics in the Modern Classroom

Credit Wikipedia

The enduring value of classic literature lies in its exploration of the human condition and also its ability for modern interpretation.

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