HearSay Programming May 29 - June 1


Special Memorial Day Programming
Monday, May 29, 2017

Tune in to a two-part special today at noon. First, "Hampton Roads Heroes" captures the experiences of local veterans. Later, "A Higher Call: Memorial Day Story" recounts December 20, 1943 and the experience of the crew aboard a severely damaged American bomber as it flies through war-torn Germany. HearSay will be back Tuesday, May 30 at noon on 89.5 WHRV-FM.


Boomer Series: Estate Sales
Tuesday, May 30, 2017

Today we're discussing the challenges boomers face after inheriting family heirlooms. According to the National Association of Senior Move Managers, "this is an Ikea and Target generation. They live minimally, much more so than boomers. They don't have the emotional connection to things that earlier generations did." To sell or not to sell? That's the question! Join us at 440-2665 and connect with us on Facebook and Twitter.


Historic Department Stores in Virginia
Wednesday, May 31, 2017

Do you have memories of shopping at Miller & Rhoads or Tallheimers in Richmond? If so, we hope you'll call in today at 440-2665 to share those experiences with us. We're reflecting on historic department stores in Virginia and sharing tales of heroism and magic that may surprise you. 


Retail Apocalypse
Thursday, May 25, 2017

Retailers have announced more than 3,400 store closures so far this year, a number analysts expect to grow to over 8,000 by year's end. The worst year for retail closures on record was 2008 in which 6,163 shut down. Is the United States facing a retail apocalypse?  Later, Mal Vincent will give us the latest on what’s going on in Mal’s world.