Delmarva Today http://delmarvapublicradio.net en Delmarva Today: Writer's Edition #15 http://delmarvapublicradio.net/post/delmarva-today-writers-edition-15 <p></p><p>Exploring "life stories" with Lynn Schwartz, creative writing instructor.&nbsp; In the second half , the life story writers with "Page to Stage" from the Compass Rose Theater in Annapolis, MD.</p><p><a href="https://www.compassrosetheater.org/">Compass Rose Theater</a></p><p><a href="http://www.writerswordhouse.com/">Writers Wordhouse</a></p><p><a href="https://www.compassrosetheater.org/registration/places-youll-go?showTimes=1">Page 2 Stage</a></p><p></p> Fri, 29 Aug 2014 13:01:00 +0000 Chris Ranck 60286 at http://delmarvapublicradio.net Delmarva Today: Writer's Edition #15 Delmarva Today 08/22/2014 http://delmarvapublicradio.net/post/delmarva-today-08222014 <p>Local reactions to the Ferguson, Missouri shooting and a look at the past and future of Salisbury's City Council.</p><p>Guests: Orville Penn, community activist</p><p>Michael O'Loughlin , Political Science Professor at Salisbury University</p><p>Greg Bassett, Editor and General Manager of the Salisbury Independent</p> Fri, 22 Aug 2014 14:33:34 +0000 Chris Ranck 59954 at http://delmarvapublicradio.net Delmarva Today 08/22/2014 Delmarva Today 08/15/2014 http://delmarvapublicradio.net/post/delmarva-today-08152014 <p>The many resources available to Delmarva's Veterans.</p><p>Dina Karpf with <a href="http://servingtogetherproject.org/services/marylands-commitment-to-veterans-2/">Maryland's Commitment to Veterans</a></p><p></p><p></p><p>Jon Black with Maryland Army National Guard family programs</p><p>Allison Pulcher,&nbsp; Military Spouse and Military Community advocate</p><p>Sam Webster with <a href="http://www.dcsdct.org/">Delmarva Community Services </a></p><p>Shannon Hardester with <a href="http://www.diakoniaoc.org/">Diakonia</a></p> Fri, 15 Aug 2014 16:13:50 +0000 Chris Ranck 59570 at http://delmarvapublicradio.net Delmarva Today 08/15/2014 Delmarva Today 08/08/2014 http://delmarvapublicradio.net/post/delmarva-today-08082014 <p><strong>NOTE: This is a re-broadcast </strong></p><p></p><p></p><p>The Salisbury City Council looks at redistricting proposals with the potential to change political power on the Crosswords of Delmarva.&nbsp;</p><p>Guests: Salisbury City Vice Council Laura Mitchell</p><p>Shanie Shields, who represents the majority-minority district created in the 1980's.</p><p>Guests: Terry Cohen and Tim Spies, Salisbury City Council Members</p> Fri, 08 Aug 2014 13:36:30 +0000 Chris Ranck 59167 at http://delmarvapublicradio.net Delmarva Today 08/08/2014 Delmarva Today 08/01/2014 http://delmarvapublicradio.net/post/delmarva-today-08012014 <p></p><p>In the first half of today's program, Don Rush speaks with Donald and Jeannie Keister&nbsp; about losing their son, Tyler,&nbsp; to heroin addiction and their group, <a href="http://www.attackaddiction.com/">AtTAck Addiction</a>.</p><p>In the second half, Sue Collins and Nancy Taylor Robson discuss their book, "<a href="http://oknowwhat.net/">OK, Now What: A Caregiver's Guide to What Matters</a>."</p><p></p><p><a href="http://www.attackaddiction.com/">AtTAck Addiction Website</a></p><p><a href="http://oknowwhat.net/">OK Now What? website</a></p><p></p> Fri, 01 Aug 2014 14:41:02 +0000 Chris Ranck 58775 at http://delmarvapublicradio.net Delmarva Today: Writers' Edition #14 http://delmarvapublicradio.net/post/delmarva-today-writers-edition-14 <p></p><p></p><p>Hal Wilson and Don Rush speak with <a href="http://www.carylemurphy.com/">Caryle Murphy</a>, a Pulitzer-Prize winning journalist and the author of several books including&nbsp; "A Passion for Islam" and "A Kingdom's Future".&nbsp;</p> Fri, 25 Jul 2014 12:56:00 +0000 Chris Ranck 58191 at http://delmarvapublicradio.net Delmarva Today: Writers' Edition #14 Delmarva Today 07/18/2014 http://delmarvapublicradio.net/post/delmarva-today-07182014 <p></p><p>Guest Host Dr. Michael O'Loughlin, Political Science Professor at Salisbury University, speaks with Neda Biggs, Victim Immigration Attorney&nbsp; about&nbsp; the growing refugee and immigration issue.</p><p>In the second half,&nbsp; Mike Pretl and Dave Parker discuss how immigration may impact the upcoming midterm elections.</p><p><a href="http://www.laesperanza.org/">La Esperanza</a></p> Fri, 18 Jul 2014 14:46:48 +0000 Chris Ranck 57990 at http://delmarvapublicradio.net Delmarva Today 07/04/2014 http://delmarvapublicradio.net/post/delmarva-today-07042014 <p></p><p>Matthew Peters, Director of the <a href="http://www.chesmrc.org/">The Chesapeake Multicultural Resource Center</a></p> Mon, 14 Jul 2014 18:40:38 +0000 Chris Ranck 57726 at http://delmarvapublicradio.net Delmarva Today 07/11/2014 http://delmarvapublicradio.net/post/delmarva-today-07112014 <p>We speak with two local authors on today's program. Linda Duyer's work, "<a href="http://www.lulu.com/us/en/shop/linda-duyer/round-the-pond/paperback/product-4517759.html">Round the Pond</a>" explores the lost African-American community in Salisbury called "Georgetown".</p><p>Next, Jacque Baker stops by to talk about Gilbert Byron,&nbsp; the "Chesapeake Thoreau"&nbsp; and his book, "<a href="http://www.abebooks.com/Gilbert-Byron-Life-Worth-Examining-Baker/12065386096/bd">Gilbert Byron: A Life Worth Examining</a>".</p><p></p> Fri, 11 Jul 2014 14:51:54 +0000 Chris Ranck 57570 at http://delmarvapublicradio.net Delmarva Today 07/11/2014 Delmarva Today: Writers' Edition #13 http://delmarvapublicradio.net/post/delmarva-today-writers-edition-13 <p></p><p>“Fair Warning,” a clever, film-noir-style drama set in contemporary Rehoboth Beach. The drama is an adaptation of a story of the same name written by Dennis Lawson and included in The Beach House, a collection of short stories set in and around the area.</p><p></p> Fri, 27 Jun 2014 13:08:43 +0000 Chris Ranck 56794 at http://delmarvapublicradio.net Delmarva Today: Writers' Edition #13 Radio Drama on "Delmarva Today http://delmarvapublicradio.net/post/radio-drama-delmarva-today <p> The era of the old-fashioned radio drama will return on Delmarva Public Radio’s “Delmarva Today: Writer’s Edition” on Friday, June 27th at 9 am featuring “Fair Warning,” a clever, film-noir-style drama set in contemporary Rehoboth Beach.</p> Wed, 25 Jun 2014 15:37:05 +0000 Chris Ranck 56653 at http://delmarvapublicradio.net Delmarva Today 06/13/2014 http://delmarvapublicradio.net/post/delmarva-today-06132014 <p></p><p>Plans for a new homeless shelter in Easton and a new way of thinking about downtown revitalization in Salisbury.</p><p></p><p></p><p>Guests: Jack Herrald, President of the <a href="http://www.talbotinterfaithshelter.org/">Talbot County Interfaith Shelter</a></p><p>Julie Lowe, Executive Director of the Talbot County Interfaith Shelter</p><p>Dan Burden, Executive Director and Co-Founder of <a href="http://www.walklive.org/">Walkable and Livable Communities Institute</a></p> Fri, 13 Jun 2014 14:36:09 +0000 Chris Ranck 55963 at http://delmarvapublicradio.net Delmarva Today 06/13/2014 Delmarva Today 06/06/2014 http://delmarvapublicradio.net/post/delmarva-today-06062014-0 <p></p><p></p><p>Meet Salisbury's newest newspaper, the <a href="http://salisburyindependent.net/">Salisbury Independent</a>. In the second half, Wicomico County Health Officials tackle&nbsp; a high STD rate.</p><p></p><p>Guests: Greg Bassett, Salisbury Independent General Manager and Editor</p><p>Dr. James Cockey Deputy Health Officer Wicomico County Health Department</p> Fri, 06 Jun 2014 15:22:46 +0000 Chris Ranck 55568 at http://delmarvapublicradio.net Delmarva Today 06/06/2014 Delmarva Today: Writer's Edition #12 http://delmarvapublicradio.net/post/delmarva-today-writers-edition-12 <p></p><p>This week, Hal Wilson chats with Dr. Mary Brinkmeyer with the<a href="http://www.deploymentpsych.org/about/personnel/mary-brinkmeyer-phd"> Center for Deployment Psychology</a> at the Uniformed Services University of the Health Sciences in Bethesda, Maryland.</p><p></p> Fri, 30 May 2014 13:07:32 +0000 Chris Ranck 55153 at http://delmarvapublicradio.net Delmarva Today: Writer's Edition #12 Delmarva Today 05/23/14 http://delmarvapublicradio.net/post/delmarva-today-052314 <p></p><p>What does the future hold for the Class of 2014? Plus a look at Baseball played by 1864 rules in the <a href="http://mavbbl.com/">Mid Atlantic Vintage Baseball League</a>.</p><p>Guests: Dr. Rebecca Emery,Career Services Director at Salisbury University</p><p>SU student Austin Whitehead, a native of Salisbury who is interning at PricewaterhouseCooper in Baltimore</p><p></p><p>Chris Nicolo with the Arundel Excelsiors</p><p>Jim Oechsler with the Milford Excelsiors</p><p>Jeff Puglia with the Milford Excelsiors</p><p>Fred Fontz</p> Fri, 23 May 2014 15:50:31 +0000 Chris Ranck 54764 at http://delmarvapublicradio.net Delmarva Today 05/23/14 Delmarva Today 05/16/2014 http://delmarvapublicradio.net/post/delmarva-today-05162014 <p></p><p>Part two on our series looking at a controversial proposal for redistricting the City of Salisbury.</p><p>Guests: Terry Cohen and Tim Spies, Salisbury City Council Members</p><p>In the second half, a re-broadcast of an interview with Meredith Ramsey, author of "<a href="http://www.sunypress.edu/showproduct.aspx?ProductID=2256&amp;SEName=community-culture-and-economic-">Community, Culture and Economic Development</a>".</p> Fri, 16 May 2014 14:30:37 +0000 Chris Ranck 54348 at http://delmarvapublicradio.net Delmarva Today 05/09/14 http://delmarvapublicradio.net/post/delmarva-today-050914 <p></p><p>The Salisbury City Council looks at redistricting proposals with the&nbsp; potential to change political power on the Crosswords of Delmarva. Also, we look at an effort to help seniors.</p><p>Guests: Salisbury City Vice Council Laura Mitchell</p><p></p><p>Shanie Shields, who represents the majority-minority district created in the 1980's.</p><p>and</p><p>Pam O'Brien with <a href="http://www.partnersincare.org/">Partners in Care</a></p> Fri, 09 May 2014 14:46:23 +0000 Chris Ranck 53949 at http://delmarvapublicradio.net Delmarva Today 05/09/14 Delmarva Today 05/02/2014 http://delmarvapublicradio.net/post/delmarva-today-05022014 <p>Plans to turn a former Vlasic pickle factory into a chicken processing plant near Millsboro, DE could bring</p><p></p><p>700 jobs to the area, but it also brings controversy and opposition.</p><p></p><p>Next, the fate of the Great Bay Wind Project. A measure on MD Gov. O'Malley's desk might delay or even kill the project.</p><p>Guests:</p><p>Cindy Wilton and Jay Meyer, with <a href="http://www.protectingourindianriver.com/">Protecting our Indian River</a></p><p>Rob Arlett, former chair of the Public Policy Committee for the Sussex County Association of Realtors</p> Fri, 02 May 2014 14:49:42 +0000 Chris Ranck 53565 at http://delmarvapublicradio.net Delmarva Today 05/02/2014 Delmarva Today: Writer's Edition #11 http://delmarvapublicradio.net/post/delmarva-today-writers-edition-11 <p></p><p>Hal Wilson speaks with poet<a href="http://luisaigloria.com/"> Luisa A. Igloria</a>, author of 13 books including Juan Luna's Revolver and <a href="http://luisaigloria.com/books">The Saints of the Streets</a>.</p><p></p> Fri, 25 Apr 2014 13:45:17 +0000 Chris Ranck 53173 at http://delmarvapublicradio.net Delmarva Today: Writer's Edition #11 Delmarva Today 04-11-2014 http://delmarvapublicradio.net/post/delmarva-today-04-11-2014 <p><a href="http://faculty.salisbury.edu/~elbond/childlitfestival.htm#rita">The 2014 Salisbury University Children's and Young Adult Literature Festival</a></p><p></p><p>Guests:</p><p>Dr. Ernie Bond, <span class="st">Professor in the Seidel School of Education</span></p><p><a href="http://www.bryancollier.com/">Byran Collier</a>, author and illustrator</p><p><a href="http://www.franelessac.com/">Frane Lessac</a> and <a href="http://www.markgreenwood.com.au/">Mark Greenwood</a>, husband and wife publishing team</p><p></p> Fri, 11 Apr 2014 14:59:57 +0000 Chris Ranck 52398 at http://delmarvapublicradio.net Delmarva Today 04-11-2014 Delmarva Today: Writer's Edition #10 http://delmarvapublicradio.net/post/delmarva-today-writers-edition-10 <p></p><p>Poet<a href="http://sueellenthompson.com/"> Sue Ellen Thompson</a>&nbsp; and an original play- "Tea at Four"</p><p></p> Fri, 28 Mar 2014 13:00:00 +0000 Chris Ranck 51578 at http://delmarvapublicradio.net Delmarva Today 03/21/2014 http://delmarvapublicradio.net/post/delmarva-today-03212014 <p></p><p>The town of Berlin, MD has been named "America's Coolest Small Town" by Budget Travel. We speak with Gee Williams, Berlin's Mayor, to see what this town is doing right.</p><p></p><p>Next, Jeremy Cox stops by to highlight an upcoming series in the Salisbury Daily Times looking at the future&nbsp; of Salisbury, MD.</p><p>Guests: Gee Williams, Mayor of Berlin, MD</p><p>Jeremy Cox, Salisbury City Reporter with the Daily Times.</p> Fri, 21 Mar 2014 14:40:30 +0000 Chris Ranck 51197 at http://delmarvapublicradio.net Delmarva Today 03/21/2014 Delmarva Today 03-14-2014 http://delmarvapublicradio.net/post/delmarva-today-03-14-2014 <p></p><p>Analysis on the recent allegations of CIA spying on the US Senate and a conversation with local author, Barbara Lockhart.</p><p></p><p>Guests: Salisbury University Professor Michael O'Loughlin</p><p><a href="http://www.barbaramarielockhart.com/books.html">Barbara Lockhart</a>, author of the novel, "Elizabeth's Field".</p><p><a href="http://www.barbaramarielockhart.com/">barbaramarielockhart.com</a></p><p>The book is also available at the News Center&nbsp;in Easton, The Arts Center in Cambridge, and Mystery Loves Company Bookstore in St. Michaels.</p><p></p><p></p><p></p> Fri, 14 Mar 2014 14:38:19 +0000 Chris Ranck 50817 at http://delmarvapublicradio.net Delmarva Today 03-14-2014 Delmarva Today 03-07-2014 http://delmarvapublicradio.net/post/delmarva-today-03-07-2014 <p></p><p>We sit down with Salisbury Mayor Jim Ireton to discuss the long-term pans for revitalizing downtown.</p><p></p><p>In the second half, an interview with author <a href="http://www.salisbury.edu/newsevents/fullstoryview.asp?id=5636">Sonia Sanchez</a>, who recently visited Salisbury University's Campus</p> Fri, 07 Mar 2014 14:00:00 +0000 Chris Ranck 50354 at http://delmarvapublicradio.net Delmarva Today 03-07-2014 Delmarva Today: Writers Edition #9 http://delmarvapublicradio.net/post/delmarva-today-writers-edition-9 <p></p><p></p><p>Hal Wilson chats with <a href="http://www.brookings.edu/experts/riedelb?view=bio">Bruce Riedel</a>, a senior fellow the with <a href="http://www.brookings.edu/">Brookings Institution</a>&nbsp; and Director of the <a href="http://www.brookings.edu/about/projects/intelligence">Brookings Intelligence Project</a>. He is also the author of several books, including<a href="http://www.brookings.edu/research/books/2011/deadlyembrace"> Deadly Embrace: Pakistan, America, and the Future of the Global Jihad.</a></p> Fri, 28 Feb 2014 14:25:44 +0000 Chris Ranck 50012 at http://delmarvapublicradio.net Delmarva Today: Writers Edition #9 Delmarva Today 02-21-2014 http://delmarvapublicradio.net/post/delmarva-today-02-21-2014 <p></p><p>A look at America's Historically Black Colleges and Universities and the life and works of Author Zora Neal Hurston.</p><p></p><p>Guests: Dr. Anthony Jenkins, VP of Student Affairs and Enrollment with the University of Maryland Eastern Shore</p><p>Dr. Clara Small, Professor of History at Salisbury University</p> Fri, 21 Feb 2014 15:37:19 +0000 Chris Ranck 49667 at http://delmarvapublicradio.net Delmarva Today 02-21-2014 Delmarva Today 02-14-2014 http://delmarvapublicradio.net/post/delmarva-today-02-14-2014 <p></p><p>For the sweethearts, the sound of the Sweet Adelines .</p><p>Guests: Faith Flynn with the <a href="http://www.oceanbaychorus.com/portal/">Ocean-Bay Chorus</a> in Salisbury.</p><p>Gordon Bugby, a pianist who often plays for events at the Dorchester Center for the Arts</p><p>Shelly Abbot, who has had a full-time musical career since 1993</p> Fri, 14 Feb 2014 20:56:46 +0000 Chris Ranck 49328 at http://delmarvapublicradio.net Delmarva Today 02-07-2014 http://delmarvapublicradio.net/post/delmarva-today-02-07-2014 <p></p><p>Taking a look at the adoption of Common Core standards in Maryland.</p><p>Guests: Jon Andes, instructor in the Education Specialties Department at Salisbury University</p><p>Kelly Stephensen, with the <a href="http://www.wceaonline.org/">Wicomico Country Education Association</a></p><p>Betty Weller, President of the <a href="http://www.marylandeducators.org/">Maryland State Education Association</a></p> Fri, 07 Feb 2014 15:35:18 +0000 Chris Ranck 48933 at http://delmarvapublicradio.net Delmarva Today 01/24/2014 http://delmarvapublicradio.net/post/delmarva-today-01242014 <p></p><p></p><p>The impact and debate over the Phosphorus Management Tool</p><p>Guests: Kevin Anderson, Grain farmer from Princess Anne, Maryland</p><p>Drew Koslow, Biologist clean water advocate with the <a href="http://midshoreriverkeeper.org/">Midshore Riverkeeper Conservancy</a></p><p></p> Fri, 24 Jan 2014 15:57:34 +0000 Chris Ranck 48157 at http://delmarvapublicradio.net Delmarva Today 01/24/2014 Delmarva Today 01/10/14 http://delmarvapublicradio.net/post/delmarva-today-011014 <p></p><p>Homelessness on Delmarva</p><p>guests: Sisters Virginia Peckham and Marilyn Bouchard with the Joseph House.</p><p>John Clisbee with the Talbot Country Interfaith Shelter</p><p></p> Fri, 10 Jan 2014 15:49:24 +0000 Chris Ranck 47464 at http://delmarvapublicradio.net