In The Garden with Jim Orband - April 15, 2011

Posted by: danny 4/15/2011 7:27 PM

April 15, 2011
Friday
In The Garden with Jim Orband
To rephrase the song 'Spring is busting out all over!' Gardening Guru Jim Orband joins us to tackle your questions about all things garden related. Send in your questions or comments by e-mail in advance to hearsay@whrv.org, post them on our Facebook page www.facebook.com/hearsaywithcathylewis, or send us a Tweet at www.twitter.com/HearSayWHRV.  You can also call in live with your questions during the broadcast at 757-440-2665 or 1-800-940-2240.

Scheduled Guests:
Jim Orband
- Senior Extension Agent Emeritus
Kathy Van Mullekom - Daily Press Columnist & Blogger - "Diggin' In"
Suzanne Munson - Historic Garden Week in Virginia Executive Director

Links:
www.ext.vt.edu
www.hrdiggin.com
www.vagardenweek.org

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Seg. A - The Monitor Boys / Seg. B - Into the Deep: America, Whaling, and the World - April 14, 2011

Posted by: danny 4/14/2011 7:55 PM

April 14, 2011
Thursday
Seg. A - The Monitor Boys
The U.S. Navy's first ironclad warship rose to glory during the Battle of Hampton Roads on March 9, 1862, but there's much more to know about the USS Monitor. Historian and author John Quarstein reveals the stories in his newest book, "The Monitor Boys."  Quarstein joins us in studio to talk about his new book about the men who risked everything by going to sea in the celebrated "cheesebox on a raft" and became the hope of a nation wracked by war. 

Seg. B - Into the Deep: America, Whaling, and the World
Also scheduled to join us, documentary filmmaker and writer Ric Burns.  He'll be in town on April 21st at the Mariner's Museum in Newport News for a lecture and to present his newest documentary "Into the Deep: America, Whaling, and the World."

Scheduled Guests:
John V. Quarstein
- historian, preservationist, and author, "The Monitor Boys"
Ric Burns - documentary filmmaker and writer, "Into the Deep: America, Whaling, and the World"

Links:
www.marinersmuseum.org/uss-monitor-center/monitor-boys
www.marinersmuseum.org
www.ricburns.com

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Men Behind The Music of WHRV Part 2: Neal Murray & Barry Graham - April 13, 2011

Posted by: danny 4/13/2011 9:23 PM

April 13, 2011
Wednesday
Men Behind The Music of WHRV Part 2:  Neal Murray & Barry Graham
Our two-day homage to WHRV’s evening talent continues as Cathy welcomes Barry Graham, host of “Pickin’ on WHRV,” and Neal Murray, host of “Saturday Night Fish Fry,” into the studio. Barry’s over the “Strawberry Moon” about Folk acoustic duo Neptune's Car. And Neal brings fresh perspective and insight into the Golden Age of American music – the Big (and sometimes Not-So-Big) Bands of the 1920s and 30s. Join us!

Scheduled Guests:
Neal Murray
- host, "Saturday Night Fish Fry" on WHRV-FM
Barry Graham - host, "Pickin' On WHRV"

Links:
www.whrv.org/home/publicradio/whrv/localprogramming/pickin/
www.whrv.org/home/publicradio/whrv/localprogramming/saturdaynight/
www.neptunescar.com

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Men Behind The Music of WHRV Part 1: Paul Shugrue & Jae Sinnett - April 12, 2011

Posted by: danny 4/12/2011 7:08 PM

April 12, 2011
Tuesday
Men Behind The Music of WHRV Part 1:  Paul Shugrue & Jae Sinnett
We’re showcasing WHRV’s amazingly talented evening hosts on today’s HEARSAY. Jae Sinnett, host of “Sinnett in Session,” and Paul Shugrue, host of “Out of the Box,” join Cathy to discuss their latest musical passions, including Paul’s “Year of the Comeback Album” series and Jae’s new 10-piece powerhouse soul ensemble, "House & Sinnett."  Tune in!

Scheduled Guests:
Paul Shugrue
- host, "Out of the Box" on WHRV-FM
Jae Sinnett - host, "Sinnett in Session" on WHRV-FM

Links:
www.vafest.org/2011/folkrockjazz.php?tc=5
www.whrv.org/home/publicradio/whrv/localprogramming/outbox/
www.whrv.org/home/publicradio/whrv/localprogramming/jazz/

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HearSay From The Headlines

Posted by: perry 4/11/2011 10:46 PM

April 11, 2011
Monday
HearSay From The Headlines
A possible government shutdown and Epsilon’s personal data theft are just two of the stories we are following on this HearSay From the Headlines broadcast.  On Monday’s HearSay, Cathy Lewis examines the most compelling and local stories of the day and wants to hear from you. Send in your questions or comments by e-mail in advance to hearsay@whrv.org, post them on our Facebook page www.facebook.com/hearsaywithcathylewis, or send us a Tweet at www.twitter.com/HearSayWHRV.  You can also call in live with your questions during the broadcast at 757-440-2665 or 1-800-940-2240.

Scheduled Guests:
Ed Sykes
– leadership, motivational and career expert with The Sykes Group, and author of "JumpStart Your Greatness: Secrets, Tools, and Tips for Achieving Success in the 21st Century"

Links:
www.thesykesgrp.com

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Pet Health: Must Love Dogs (and Cats, etc.)

Posted by: perry 4/8/2011 10:43 PM

April 8, 2011
Friday
Pet Health:  Must Love Dogs (and Cats, etc.)
The change in seasons can bring a change in your pet's routine.  HearSay's favorite veterinarian Dr. Phyllis Neumann joins guest host Barbara Hamm Lee to tackle what's troubling your pet.  Send in your questions or comments by e-mail in advance to hearsay@whrv.org or post them on our Facebook page www.facebook.com/hearsaywithcathylewis.  You can also call in live today with your questions during the broadcast at 757-440-2665 or 1-800-940-2240.  Plus, are you a dog lover?  We'll talk with Dr. Bruce Fogle, author of the beautiful new book DOG: The Definitive Guide for Dog Owners.

Scheduled Guests:
Dr. Phyllis Neumann
- veterinarian with Todds Lane Veterinary Hospital in Hampton
Dr. Bruce Fogle - author of DOG: The Definitive Guide for Dog Owners

Links:
www.toddslanevet.com
www.brucefogle.com

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Stand Against Racism - April 7, 2011

Posted by: danny 4/7/2011 9:15 PM

April 7, 2011
Thursday
Stand Against Racism
This month, YWCAs around the nation are bringing people together from all walks of life to raise awareness that racism still exists.  On Thursday's HearSay, guest host Barbara Hamm Lee talks with local advocates about efforts to end racism in our area and celebrate the richness of diversity.

Scheduled Guests:
Regina Malveaux
- Executive Director YWCA of Hampton Roads
Dr. Cassandra Newby-Alexander - Associate Professor of History, Norfolk State University

Links:
www.ywca.org
www.standagainstracism.org
www.nsu.edu
www.umuc.edu

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The Nation Builders - April 6, 2011

Posted by: danny 4/6/2011 9:10 PM

April 6, 2011
Wednesday
The Nation Builders
President Obama has likened teachers to 'Nation Builders’ – men and women who are shaping the future of our nation through their efforts in front of the classroom. On Wednesday's HearSay, we’ll talk with teachers and education experts about what inspired teaching is and what tools teachers need to succeed in their building efforts.

Scheduled Guests:
Erin Gruwell
- teacher and author of The Freedom Writers Diary
Dr. Lindia Irwin-DeVitis - Dean of Old Dominion University's Darden College of Education 
John Merrow - Education Correspondent for PBS NewsHour and author of The Influence of Teachers

Links:
www.freedomwritersfoundation.org
www.learningmatters.tv

www.odu.edu

 

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The Tax Man Cometh

Posted by: perry 4/5/2011 10:39 PM

Tuesday
The Tax Man Cometh
The deadline for submitting 2010 Federal tax returns is in less than three weeks. On Tuesday's Hearsay, Cathy talks with a local tax expert and a financial planner about the best ways to manage your personal taxes and plan for retirement.

Scheduled Guests:
Jean Moses
- Certified Public Accountant
Kevin Zywna - partner at Bunting Capital and a Certified Financial Planner

Links:
www.irs.gov
www.buntingcapital.com
www.mosescpa.com

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The Virginia Opera: Rappahannock County

Posted by: perry 4/4/2011 10:38 PM

April 4, 2011
Monday
The Virginia Opera: Rappahannock County
This week, the Virginia Opera opens a new production to commemorate the 150th anniversary of the start of the Civil War, Rappahannock County. On Monday's HearSay, Cathy talks with members of the cast and crew about this period piece, which transforms the stage with projections of the Civil War and evocative songs.

Links:
www.vafest.org
www.vaopera.org

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