Laurie Siebert, CPA, CFP(r), AEP(r) welcomes Don Bernhard, PPL's Director of Community Affairs, and Joe Mezlo, Manager of Energy Efficiency and Conservation for PPL Electric Utilities who discuss topics ranging from summer energy conservation to electric safety as well as the company's community involvement and philanthropy. (Original air date July 24, 2013.)
Host Keith Kelleher talks with Dave Wakeling of The English Beat. He talks about his new release, Specialized II: Beat Teenage Cancer. This second music compilation is a tribute to the music of The English Beat, with all proceeds of the album going to the Teenage Cancer Trust. The band also recently performed in a WDIY sponsored show at Musikfest Cafe.
Host Eleanor Bobrow talks with Patricia Evans, author of The Verbally Abusive Man, Can He Change? A book that helps women put together a straightforward plan to honestly assess their relationship and make life-changing decisions without guilt.
Although public education is available to all youth, the preparation of youngsters to start school varies widely. Some of the children may be enrolled in a formal Pre-K program; some may have engaged families or extended families. But what if they don’t? How can the child without those experiences adapt and excel? One answer that is locally being explored is Promise Neighborhoods. Join host Sally Handlon as she explores this new approach with guests Edward Meehan and Dr. Kamran Afshar. (Original air date, July 18, 2013.)