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The Morning Economic Report
7:30 am
Thu November 21, 2013

The Morning Economic Report - 11/21/13

Public Commentary
3:47 pm
Wed November 20, 2013

Josh M. Sharfstein - November 19, 2013

Dr. Joshua Sharstein

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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Take Five
2:20 pm
Wed November 20, 2013

Take Five - Thanksgiving 2013

Credit The Vault DFW

Foreman and Wolf discuss some of their favorite holiday meals and memories.

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A Blue View
2:13 pm
Wed November 20, 2013

On the Ocean Floor - 11/19/13

The ocean floor is often thought of as a continuation of the land, a featureless sandy plain stretching across the sea to another shore thousands of miles away.  Yet, this could hardly be further from the truth.

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Headlines
8:05 am
Wed November 20, 2013

A Common Core Grievance, Calls For A Baltimore CSX Terminal, and Criticism Of “Stop And Frisk”

Baltimore Mayor Stephanie Rawlings-Blake
Credit Bret Jaspers / WYPR

Baltimore County teachers file grievance over Common Core requirements. Baltimore Mayor Stephanie Rawlings-Blake and Vice President Joe Biden renew calls for a CSX transfer terminal. Plus: “stop and frisk,” housing in Baltimore County, the minimum wage, the PG casino, and more.

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Cellar Notes
7:30 am
Wed November 20, 2013

11/20/13 - Carmel Road: New Effort From Monterey

Cost key:  $=less than $20  $$= $20-40   $$$=$40-60  $$$$=above $60

Carmel Road Winery Pinot Noir, Monterey 2012 $ * 1/2
(A good value in basic California pinot noir)

Carmel Road Winery Chardonnay, Monterey 2011 $  **
(Remarkable quality for the price)

Carmel Road Winery "Liberated" Riesling, Monterey 2012 $  ***
(An incredibly good riesling for a very low price)

**Many of these fine wines can be purchased at Wine World.  See sponsor tab.
 

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The Morning Economic Report
7:29 am
Wed November 20, 2013

The Morning Economic Report - 11/20/13

The Checkup
3:59 pm
Tue November 19, 2013

The Affordable Care Act and Minority Outreach: Is the Word Getting Out?

Credit Credit: United Workers / flickr / Creative Commons

In order to get a better understanding of how Maryland is reaching out to minority populations around the state, we hear from several people engaged in this issue, including Congressman Elijah Cummings and outreach leaders on the Eastern Shore of Maryland, in Western Maryland and in Baltimore City.

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Midday JFK Anniversary
1:21 pm
Tue November 19, 2013

Midday with Dan Rodricks

Baltimore investigative reporter and author Gus Russo, an expert on the assassination, joins us on the 50th anniversary – to the hour -- of the death of President Kennedy.

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Humanities Connection
12:42 pm
Tue November 19, 2013

Humanities Connection - Hands-On, Homeschool History Day

Christine Pritt with Senate President Michael V. Miller, Jr. at the MHD competition.
Credit By Mitro Hood

The Maryland History Day Competition, coordinated in our state by the Maryland Humanities Council, is much more than one day - each student spends on average more than 70 hours envisioning, researching, and fine-tuning a project, which is based upon an annual theme.

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