Bethlehem http://wdiy.org en George Hrab and Slau Halatyn from The Blue Turtles live on The Blend http://wdiy.org/post/george-hrab-and-slau-halatyn-blue-turtles-live-blend <p>Carlos Benjamin welcomed George Hrab and Slau Halatyn from the Blue Turtles into the studio for a live interview and performance during the Blend. The band performed the music of Sting later that evening at the Ice House in Bethlehem.</p><p>(Original air-date 6/20/2014)</p><p></p> Thu, 26 Jun 2014 17:23:46 +0000 Shamus McGroggan 42572 at http://wdiy.org George Hrab and Slau Halatyn from The Blue Turtles live on The Blend Mark Johnson of Playing for Change on The Blend http://wdiy.org/post/mark-johnson-playing-change-blend <p></p><p></p><p>Host Bill Dautremont-Smith interviews Mark Johnson, co-founder of <a href="http://playingforchange.org/">Playing for Change</a>, a multimedia organization created to inspire, connect, and bring peace to the world through music.</p> Fri, 13 Jun 2014 14:09:29 +0000 Shamus McGroggan 41768 at http://wdiy.org Mark Johnson of Playing for Change on The Blend 11th Annual Southside Film Festival on Lehigh Valley Arts Salon http://wdiy.org/post/11th-annual-southside-film-festival-lehigh-valley-arts-salon <p>Host Paul Willistein discusses the 11th annual Southside Film Festival (SSFF) running from June 10-14th in Bethlehem. Joining him in the studio is Jeff Vaclavik (SSFF board president), Glenn Koehler (SSFF director), and Ben Bertalan (SSFF film wrangler). (Original air-date 6/2/2014)</p> Fri, 06 Jun 2014 16:17:53 +0000 Shamus McGroggan 41306 at http://wdiy.org 11th Annual Southside Film Festival on Lehigh Valley Arts Salon Mark Harris on Living Green in the Lehigh Valley http://wdiy.org/post/mark-harris-living-green-lehigh-valley <p>Hosts Annie Prince and Bruce Wilson speak with Mark Harris, an environmental journalist and author of the signature book on green burial, <em>Grave Matters</em>. Mark, who lives in Bethlehem, has also worked with the board of the Fountain Hill Cemetery to create the only natural burial ground in the Lehigh Valley, Green Meadow. (Original air-date 5/20/2014)</p> Tue, 20 May 2014 15:23:43 +0000 Shamus McGroggan 40465 at http://wdiy.org Mark Harris on Living Green in the Lehigh Valley Friends of Johnston President Vicky Bastidas on Living Green in the Lehigh Valley http://wdiy.org/post/friends-johnston-president-vicky-bastidas-living-green-lehigh-valley <div class="mbs _5pbx userContent" data-ft="{&quot;tn&quot;:&quot;K&quot;}"><br /><p></p><p>Annie Prince and Bruce Wilson speak with Vicky Bastidas, President of Friends of Johnston, about "Save the Farm Day."</p><p>Friends of Johnston is committed to preserving the 130-acre Johnston Estate along the Monocacy Creek in Bethlehem that once belonged to Archibald Johnston, the first Mayor of Bethlehem, and former President of Bethlehem Steel Company. (Original air-date 4/29/2014)</p></div><p></p><p></p> Tue, 13 May 2014 15:31:20 +0000 Shamus McGroggan 39279 at http://wdiy.org Friends of Johnston President Vicky Bastidas on Living Green in the Lehigh Valley Photos: artINplace http://wdiy.org/post/photos-artinplace <p>Historic downtown Bethlehem was host to a number of artists on Saturday. artINplace aimed to give people a chance to view the creation of paintings and sketches in a setting they may not be used to--inside local businesses. In all, 17 artists participated, most using models for their pieces.</p> Tue, 17 Sep 2013 21:39:56 +0000 Shamus McGroggan 27149 at http://wdiy.org Photos: artINplace SouthSide Film Festival on Lehigh Valley Arts Salon http://wdiy.org/post/southside-film-festival-lehigh-valley-arts-salon <p></p><p></p><p>Host Paul Willistein covers all you need to know about the SouthSide Film Festival with his guests Glenn Koehler, the new SouthSide Film Festival director, Jeff Vaclavik, board president, and Benjamin Bertalan, board member.&nbsp; The Festival runs June 11-15. (Original air date June 3, 2013.)</p> Fri, 07 Jun 2013 20:12:23 +0000 Rebecca Walz 21474 at http://wdiy.org SouthSide Film Festival on Lehigh Valley Arts Salon SouthSide Film Festival organizers give their top picks for this year's festival http://wdiy.org/post/southside-film-festival-organizers-give-their-top-picks-years-festival <p></p><p>The SouthSide Film Festival will once again return to Bethlehem next week for its tenth year. Between the main festival's three locations and the Children's Film Series taking place at Godfrey Daniels, over 100 films will be screened over five days. Everything from animated shorts to documentaries to late-night horror comedies will be on display as the Lehigh Valley's only consecutively-running film festival continues to grow.</p> Fri, 07 Jun 2013 04:33:27 +0000 Shamus McGroggan 21406 at http://wdiy.org SouthSide Film Festival organizers give their top picks for this year's festival