Chris Ranck http://delmarvapublicradio.net en 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 test post http://delmarvapublicradio.net/post/test-post <p>test test test test test</p> Tue, 29 Apr 2014 12:34:49 +0000 Chris Ranck 53360 at http://delmarvapublicradio.net WIR 04/25/2014 http://delmarvapublicradio.net/post/wir-04252014 <p></p><p>More from the Robotics Team from Parkside High.</p> Fri, 25 Apr 2014 18:46:43 +0000 Chris Ranck 53191 at http://delmarvapublicradio.net 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 WIR 04/18/2014 http://delmarvapublicradio.net/post/wir-04182014 <p></p><p></p><p></p><p>Robin chats with the&nbsp; students of Parkside High's Robotics Team 3389.</p><p>This is also the final day of our spring membership drive. Call 410-543-6895 or click the red "Support this station" button at the top of this page to help. Thanks!</p><p></p> Fri, 18 Apr 2014 14:22:56 +0000 Chris Ranck 52764 at http://delmarvapublicradio.net WIR 04/18/2014 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 The New DPR http://delmarvapublicradio.net/post/new-dpr-0 <p>The new Delmarva Public Radio.....courtesy the generosity of listeners just like you! To contribute, call 410-543-6895 or click the "Support this Station" button.</p> Tue, 08 Apr 2014 19:58:58 +0000 Chris Ranck 52208 at http://delmarvapublicradio.net The New DPR Spring 2014 Challenge Grant http://delmarvapublicradio.net/post/spring-2014-challenge-grant <div>Power of You Challenge Grant -</div><div>&nbsp;</div><div>Thanks to 4 of our very generous donors, we have a Challenge Grant of $17,600. If we meet our drive goal of $125,000 we will be awarded the challenge grant!&nbsp;For more information please call our Membership Department at 410-543-6220.</div> Thu, 03 Apr 2014 15:45:53 +0000 Chris Ranck 51938 at http://delmarvapublicradio.net DPR T-SHIRTS http://delmarvapublicradio.net/post/dpr-t-shirts-0 <p></p><p>Our New DPR T-Shirts!</p><p>Available for a donation of $125 or more.</p> Thu, 03 Apr 2014 15:26:28 +0000 Chris Ranck 51937 at http://delmarvapublicradio.net DPR T-SHIRTS WSDL 90.7 audio issues http://delmarvapublicradio.net/post/wsdl-907-audio-issues-0 <p></p><p>WSDL is currently experiencing some difficulty with our audio signal. We are aware of the problem and working as quickly as we can to remedy the problem. Thank you for your patience.</p><p></p> Fri, 28 Mar 2014 14:05:46 +0000 Chris Ranck 51603 at http://delmarvapublicradio.net