Don Rush

Assoc. Program Director- Sr. Producer News and Public Affairs

Don Rush is the News Director at Public Radio Delmarva (WSCL/WSDL) in Salisbury, Maryland on the campus of Salisbury University. He has spent the last 35 years in broadcast journalism specializing in national politics. Before coming to Salisbury he spent 12 years in Washington DC with the Pacifica Network News bureau. During the 1980’s he was News Director at KFPK in his home town of Los Angeles. He also worked for the Los Angeles based wire and audio news service CNS/RNW. Locally, he has become an award winning journalist covering everything from development and environmental issues to local politics.

Voices of Delmarva collection, pt.2

Nov 18, 2011

More items in our "Voices of Delmarva" series.


Voice #4- Nancy Lynch

Voice#5- Gordon Gladden



Voices of Delmarva collection pt.1

Nov 18, 2011

Here are some of the stories we have collected in our "Voices of Delmarva" series.


Voice #1- Eighty-six year old Lavenia Jefferson from Somerset County


Voice #2- Capt. Stony Whitelock of Chance, MD.


Voice #3- Robert Robinson/ Georgetown Oyster Eat

For decades, the Salisbury City Council has been divided into two electoral districts. One is a minority majority district and the other is an at-large district that selects the other four members of the council.

But that could change under redistricting proposals presented by Mayor Jim Ireton.


Salisbury Mayor Jim Ireton

Salisbury Council President Terry Cohen

The following links courtesy the City of Salisbury Official Website

The Great Recession has seen two major political movements emerge: The Tea Party and Occupy Wall Street. Historian Rick Perlstein, columnist and author of "Nixonland: The Rise of a President", examines their origins and their impact on American politics.

Affairs of the heart and the consequences of war-


They're all part of this year's edition of the Delmarva Review.



Wilson Wyatt, Chair of the Delmarva Review Editorial Board

Anne Colwell, award winning poet and English instructor at the University of Delaware

Ian Baird, award winning author of fiction and non-fiction.


The Church Street neighborhood in Salisbury has been the subject of controversy within city government with abandoned buildings and stalled redevelopment projects. In this profile, residents and local leaders speak out about their neighborhood and hopes for the future.

Dr. Rosemary Thomas, vice president of University Advancement and executive director of the SU Foundation,Dr. James Hatley, a professor in the Philosophy Department,Timothy Kane, an SU alumnus,Gail Phillips, Social Work Department

The Rehoboth Beach Independent Film Festival returns this year from November 9th through the 13th.

As we do every year, we take a look at the Festival and highlight some of the films.



Rehoboth Beach Independent Film Festival Director Joe Belancio

For the last month, the nation's attention has been taken by what has been called "Occupy Wall Street".  That gathering has also sparked other occupy demonstrations in cities across the country.


Michael O'Laughlin, Salisbury University professor

Bobby Hajir, Salisbury University student and organizer of local Wall Street protests

Scott deKuyper, resident of Lewes who says he was beaten while participating in the NYC Occupy Wall Street protests.

What should be the future of Wicomico County's revenue cap on property taxes?

That was the question before a forum held by the Wicomico Neighborhood Congress held on the campus of Salisbury University last week.

WSDL, 90.7 presents a special edited one hour version of the forum this Wednesday evening at 8. "Prime Time Radio" will return to its regular time next week.


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