THIS WEEK ON WDIY

Sunday, 10:00-11:00am, Tom Druckenmiller looks at new recordings in 2016 from singer-songwriters with music from Gillian Welch, John Gorka, Kaia Kater, Putnam Smith and more.
Thursday at 11:00 pm, host Bill Fox continues the month-long Special Focus on Jim Ottaway. The Featured CD at Midnight will be "Orion" which is a self released title.

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Northampton and Lehigh County Meals on Wheels on LV Discourse

Host John Pearce is joined by Pam Bechtel and JoAnn Nenow, Meals on Wheels Executive Directors for Northampton and Lehigh counties, respectively. They discuss Meals on Wheels, now 45 years old in the Lehigh Valley, and its service to the community. The meals provided make it possible for many senior citizens to remain in their homes as they age. Hear stories of people receiving two meals daily and learn how you can become a volunteer. (Original air-date: 11/24/2016)
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Part 4 of our series, "Unlocking Dyslexia."

Megan Lordos, a middle school teacher, says she was not allowed to use the word "dyslexia."

She's not alone. Parents and teachers across the country have raised concerns about some schools hesitating, or completely refusing, to say the word.

As the most common learning disability in the U.S., dyslexia affects somewhere between 5 and 17 percent of the population. That means millions of school children around the country struggle with it.

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Youth Media Program

WDIY's 2017 Youth Media Program

Applications are now being accepted for this spring's program.

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