Chris Ranck http://delmarvapublicradio.net en Delmarva Today: Writer's Edition #15 http://delmarvapublicradio.net/post/delmarva-today-writers-edition-15 <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 WSDL 90.7 off air. http://delmarvapublicradio.net/post/wsdl-907-air <p>WSDL &nbsp;90.7 is currently off air due to transmitter&nbsp; issues. We are aware of the problem and are working to resolve it as quickly as we can.&nbsp; You can still hear WSDL's programming via our internet streaming.</p> Thu, 28 Aug 2014 13:22:45 +0000 Chris Ranck 60143 at http://delmarvapublicradio.net SU Cultural Calendar Week of Sept. 1st http://delmarvapublicradio.net/post/su-cultural-calendar-week-sept-1st <p></p> Mon, 25 Aug 2014 17:46:20 +0000 Chris Ranck 60093 at http://delmarvapublicradio.net 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 DPR to air local concert series in September http://delmarvapublicradio.net/post/dpr-air-local-concert-series-september <p></p><p></p><p>Staring Saturday, September 6th, Delmarva Public Radio will be airing a series of locally recorded and produced concerts.</p><p>The first two concerts come from the 2013-2014 Coastal Concerts series. The next two come to us from the 2014 Chesapeake Chamber Music Competition.</p><p>The programs will be broadcast at Noon, beginning Saturday, Sept. 6th.</p> Fri, 08 Aug 2014 17:11:26 +0000 Chris Ranck 59180 at http://delmarvapublicradio.net DPR to air local concert series in September 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 Let DPR give you the Blues! http://delmarvapublicradio.net/post/let-dpr-give-you-blues <p><strong>Begins August 18th </strong></p><p>Rainy&nbsp; days and Mondays get always get you down?</p><p>Well..Mondays, mostly.</p><p>Delmarva Public Radio has the cure for you...Blue Monday on WSDL, 90.7 FM.</p><p>Join us at 9PM-11PM "<a href="http://www.prx.org/series/31927-blues-unlimited">Blues Unlimited</a>" . Explore the history, heritage and rich cultural traditions of Blues Music&nbsp; in many different forms.&nbsp; You'll hear Chicago blues, Piedmont blues, acoustic and electric blues, and so much more.</p> Tue, 05 Aug 2014 14:45:38 +0000 Chris Ranck 58970 at http://delmarvapublicradio.net Let DPR give you the Blues! 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 Lightning and Barix Boxes don't mix http://delmarvapublicradio.net/post/lightning-and-barix-boxes-dont-mix <p>Here is a (hopefully) simple explanation of our audio troubles, with a little slideshow to illustrate.</p><p>Audio from our studios is delivered to our transmitters in Seaford, Delaware&nbsp; (WSCL, 89.5) and Roxana, Delaware (WSDL, 90.7) via a gadget called a&nbsp; "<a href="http://www.barix.com/products/exstreamer-family/barix/Product/show/exstreamer-500/">Barix Box</a>".&nbsp; A Barix unit basically sends the audio through the internet to another Barix unit.</p> Wed, 16 Jul 2014 17:04:33 +0000 Chris Ranck 57871 at http://delmarvapublicradio.net Lightning and Barix Boxes don't mix DPR Audio outages:updates http://delmarvapublicradio.net/post/dpr-audio-outagesupdates <p>Both WSCL, 89.5 and WSDL 90.7 are back on the air.&nbsp;</p><p><br />We thank you very much for your patience and understanding.</p> Wed, 16 Jul 2014 00:58:24 +0000 Chris Ranck 57828 at http://delmarvapublicradio.net Postcards from Paradise...for the Show About http://delmarvapublicradio.net/post/postcards-paradisefor-show-about <p>Build it and they will..post?&nbsp;</p><p>The Show About is a funny fellow...he's not on Facebook, not on Twitter, and doesn't really want to be....we think it has to do with his time spent as a&nbsp; international spy for Luxembourg&nbsp; in the late 1970's.</p><p>http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=5J3ZjxIQgFE</p><p>But...he does love him some postcards! We'll keep a running slideshow of TSA tagged postcards here.</p><p>You can ruin the music industry from the privacy of your own home as well!</p><p>Just send a postcard to-</p><p><strong>The Show About</strong></p> Tue, 15 Jul 2014 14:50:28 +0000 Chris Ranck 57784 at http://delmarvapublicradio.net Postcards from Paradise...for the Show About 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 Support DPR and meet Hoda Kotb! http://delmarvapublicradio.net/post/support-dpr-and-meet-hoda-kotb <p><strong>Saturday, July 5th from 10-noon at <a href="http://www.browseaboutbooks.com/">Browseabout Books</a> in Rehoboth Beach. </strong></p><p></p><p>This July 4th weekend, you can support your friends here at Delmarva Public Radio and have fun at a book signing with NBC Today show host Hoda Kotb.</p><p>We have 15 VIP bags that include:</p><p></p><p>Hoda Kotb VIP bag.... beach TOTE $20</p><p>Book , HODA $20</p><p>4 Delmarva Shorebird tickets $32</p><p> 1 ift card Avalon Theatre $20</p><p>2 Tickets to Christina Pato at Freeman at Bayside July 18th $10</p><p>Nage gift card $25</p> Thu, 26 Jun 2014 15:33:42 +0000 Chris Ranck 56731 at http://delmarvapublicradio.net Support DPR and meet Hoda Kotb! 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 The Show about...Our Summer Drive http://delmarvapublicradio.net/post/show-aboutour-summer-drive <p>Tonight's show is all about our "Sailing into Summer Drive"...so I picked a bunch of songs with the word "Summer" in the title...some obvious, some obscure.&nbsp; If you enjoy this program and our other locally produced programs on WSDL like <a href="http://www.vandays.com/">Van Days</a> and Saturday Night With Robin, please take the time to call us during the day at <a href="tel:410-534-6895">410-534-6895</a> or click the <a href="https://secure.publicbroadcasting.net/delmarva/default/form.pledgemain?__utma=16492963.1514593739.1403106665.1403106665.1403106665.1&amp;__utmb=16492963.21.10.14 Wed, 18 Jun 2014 23:20:56 +0000 Chris Ranck 56236 at http://delmarvapublicradio.net Can't get enough eTown? http://delmarvapublicradio.net/post/cant-get-enough-etown <p></p><p>Can't get enough of the show that brings you both terrific live performances and people doing good things in their communities?&nbsp;</p><p>If you have an iPhone, you can now download the free <a href="http://www.etown.org/listen/iphoneapp/">eTown App</a>!&nbsp; You'll get podcasts of pasts episodes, behind the scenes information and much more. Did we mention it's free?</p><p>Don't forget to listen to eTown every Sunday evening at 7PM on WSDL 90.7.</p><p><a href="http://www.etown.org/listen/iphoneapp/">eTOWN APP</a></p> Mon, 16 Jun 2014 13:11:25 +0000 Chris Ranck 56100 at http://delmarvapublicradio.net Can't get enough eTown? 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 The Show About...the Sky http://delmarvapublicradio.net/post/show-aboutthe-sky <p><iframe frameborder="0" height="500" seamless="" src="http://composer.nprstations.org/widgets/iframe/songlist.html?station=51892431e1c8ad8e43c51a7b&amp;episode=537d01a264aa6953680a3d76&amp;env=https%3A%2F%2Fapi.composer.nprstations.org%2Fv1" width="100%"></iframe><iframe frameborder="0" height="600" seamless="" src="http://composer.nprstations.org/widgets/iframe/songgrid.html?station=51892431e1c8ad8e43c51a7b&amp;prog_id=537d01a264aa6953680a3d74" width="100%"></iframe></p> Thu, 29 May 2014 13:08:52 +0000 Chris Ranck 55078 at http://delmarvapublicradio.net 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 Analog A go go announces 2014 lineup http://delmarvapublicradio.net/post/analog-go-go-announces-2014-lineup <p></p><p>The 2014 <a href="http://www.dogfish.com/analog-a-go-go/index.htm">Analog A go-go festival</a> , hosted by Dogfish Head Craft Brewery, celebrates the people who still prefer to listen to&nbsp; the long playing 33 and 1/3 vinyl record. This year's performers include <a href="http://bobmould.com/">Bob Mould</a>,</p><p></p><p>formerly of Husker Du, and the "chamber folk" band, <a href="http://www.indiebandsblog.com/north-american-bands/us-bands/mutual-benefit">Mutual Benefit</a>.</p><p>The festival begins June 13th. Tickets are on sale now.</p> Tue, 06 May 2014 13:06:00 +0000 Chris Ranck 53725 at http://delmarvapublicradio.net Analog A go go announces 2014 lineup 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