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The Morning Economic Report
6:25 pm
Thu January 2, 2014

The Morning Economic Report - 12/30/13

Brain Talk
12:04 pm
Thu January 2, 2014

Brain Talk - The Neuroscience of Creativity and Music Perception

The Neuroscience of Creativity and Music Perception - 1/2/14

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Headlines
7:42 am
Thu January 2, 2014

Winter Weather, MD’s Minimum Wage, ecoATMs, School Bus Cameras, and A Natural Gas Pipeline

Snow outside WYPR's studios, after the last winter storm of 2013.
Credit Nathan Sterner / WYPR

Snow’s forecast for Central Maryland; a Winter Weather Advisory takes effect this evening. Plus, a commentary from WYPR Senior News Analyst Fraser Smith on MD’s minimum wage. Also: ecoATMs removed from some malls, school bus cameras, and questions over a natural gas pipeline.

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Headlines
8:12 am
Wed January 1, 2014

New Year’s Day Schedule Changes, “Second-Tier” Driver’s Licenses, and George Eyes Public Financing

A look at some of the schedule changes for the first day of 2014. A new law offers “second-tier” MD driver’s licenses to some immigrants living in the US illegally. Delegate Ron George considers taking public financing as he runs for the Republican nomination for Governor.

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Cellar Notes
7:30 am
Wed January 1, 2014

1/1/14 - New From Down Under

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Isabel Sauvignon Blanc, Marlboro 2011 **  $
(Great intensity of fruit with balancing acid, excellent value)

Tir Na N'Og Grenache, McLaren Vale 2008 ***  $$
(Old vine Grenache that really delivers)

Elderton Estate Shiraz, Barossa, 2010 **1/2  $$
(Big forward shiraz for big foods; great complexity)

Wishing Tree Chardonnay, Adelaide 2012  ** $
(Low price for high quality un-oaked chardonnay)

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

The Signal
2:39 pm
Tue December 31, 2013

The Signal: 1.3.14

photo credit: Shane Carpenter

You’d stand on a corner, and a guy would come up and say hey, there’s a guy on the East Side who could blow you guys off this corner, he can sing so good.  We’d say go get him!  Bring him down here!  We stopped fighting each other and started singing.

-Orioles singer Diz Russell  

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Humanities Connection
12:00 pm
Tue December 31, 2013

Humanities Connection - Meaning of Service: The Governor’s Office on Service and Volunteerism

Meaning of Service is a national reading and discussion series that explores the personal impact of serving, giving, and leading in your community and is available free of charge to any Maryland AmeriCorps program or other volunteer service organization.

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Headlines
8:25 am
Tue December 31, 2013

New Year’s Eve Schedule Changes And Celebrations, Drones, and MD’s Growing Population

A Predator drone operated by the U.S. Customs and Border Protection Office of Air and Marine taxis for a flight over southern Arizona near the Mexican border on March 7 from Fort Huachuca in Sierra Vista, Ariz.
Credit John Moore / Getty Images

We round up some of the schedule changes in effect on this New Year’s Eve… and look at the celebrations Maryland cities are holding to welcome 2014. Plus, while drones won’t be tested in MD, our state will be involved in research. Also: MD’s online health exchange, MD’s growing population, and more.

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A Blue View
7:30 am
Tue December 31, 2013

Ocean Victories of 2013 - 12/31/13

We hear a lot about the seemingly insurmountable challenges facing our ocean, yet the ocean has some powerful friends working on its behalf.

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Radio Kitchen
7:30 am
Tue December 31, 2013

#1215 - Root Veggies: A New Year's Resolution

December 31, 2013 - Radio Kitchen -  Root Veggies:  A New Year's Resolution

Welcome to Radio Kitchen, I'm Al Spoler.  With the New Year looming, we think we might have a way to help you make a resolution you might want to actually keep.  Two trends deserve honoring:  the Eat Local Movement, and the Eat Healthy Movement.  And Chef Jerry Pelligrino of Waterfront Kitchen, I'm happy to say that these two fine notions can be blended into one easy resolution:  eat more root vegetables!

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