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9:23 pm
Sun November 10, 2013

Part 2 of The Employment And Purchasing Index of the Lehigh Valley on Economic Pulse

Economic Pulse with Dr. Kamran Afshar is a synopsis of the week’s economic news, with a detailed look at trends in the Lehigh Valley, and important issues to watch in the coming week. This program is part 2 of 2 covering The Employment And Purchasing Index of the Lehigh Valley, a quarterly report of Lehigh Valley businesses. For complete survey results, please visit Dr. Afshar’s blog at www.kaa-inc.com. (Original air date November 8, 2013.)

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Music
12:52 pm
Fri November 8, 2013

Allan Birney on WDIY Classics

Host Waldemar Vinovskis talks with Allan Birney, Music Director of the Pennsylvania Sinfonia Orchestra about their next concert "Kaleidoscopic Sounds" with piano soloist Dudana Mazmanishvili happening Saturday, November 9th at First Presbyterian Church Allentown at 7:30 p.m. (Original air date November 8, 2013.)

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Finance
11:12 am
Fri November 8, 2013

Capital Blue and Affordable Care Act on Your Financial Choices

Join host Laurie A. Siebert, CPA, CFP(r), AEP (r) and her guest, Capital Blue Sr. VP of Business Development, Aji Abraham as they discuss the Capital Blue Store and highlights of the Affordable Care Act. (Original air date November 6, 2013.)

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Health
10:39 am
Fri November 8, 2013

The Affordable Care Act on Lehigh Valley Discourse

Bewildered by all the good and bad news about ObamaCare, also known as the Affordable Care Act? Tune in to hear Allentown attorney, Mark Aurand, who's practiced healthcare law for decades, as he clears away the confusion. Mark has made it his goal to understand ObamaCare thoroughly and be able to explain the essential points to the rest of us. You'll gain surprising insights on accessing affordable, high-quality health insurance plans, plus which of the current sensational news stories you can just ignore. (Original air date November 7, 2013.)

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Music
12:15 am
Fri November 8, 2013

On the Next Galactic Travels 2013-11-14

On the next Galactic Travels...
Credit Bill Fox / WDS Productions

On the next Galactic Travels, the month-long Special Focus on Galactic Anthems continues.  The Featured CD at Midnight will be Abstract Circuitry on Galactic Anthems Music.

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Arts
12:57 pm
Thu November 7, 2013

Exhibition "The Eighth Street Bridge Turns 100" on Arts Salon

Host George and Kate welcome Ann Lalik from The Art Gallery at Penn State Lehigh Valley about the new exhibition titled The Eighth Street Bridge Turns 100, which will commemorate the 100th anniversary of the opening of the Albertus Meyers Bridge in Allentown. This bridge that is commonly referred to as the 8thStreet Bridge was dedicated on November 17, 1913. General Harry C. Trexler is credited for the impetus to build the bridge to enhance the economy of the Lehigh Valley as it connected the north and south sides of Allentown.

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Health
10:43 am
Thu November 7, 2013

Seniors Becoming Silver Surfers on Take Charge of Your Life

Host Eleanor Bobrow talks with Steve Mekanik, owner of Visiting Angels in Doylestown and caregiver Brittni M. about teaching our parents how to use a computer and SKYPE to make loving connections with family members and friends.  (Original air date November 4, 2013.)

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Sports
5:38 pm
Wed November 6, 2013

The Iron Pigs on Lehigh Valley Discourse

It's time to say good-bye to baseball for 2013, as co-hosts John Pearce and Steve Aaronson welcome Lehigh Valley Iron Pigs announcer Jon Schaeffer.  They'll take a look back at the 2013 season, and discuss the prospects for 2014.  Other topics will include the role of the Iron Pigs in the community and coming changes at Coca Cola Park. (Original air date October 31, 2013.)

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Business
10:05 am
Mon November 4, 2013

This Week's Economic Pulse: The Employment and Purchasing Index for the Lehigh Valley

In the first of two parts, this week's Economic Pulse covers the Employment and Purchasing Index of the Lehigh Valley; a quarterly survey of Lehigh Valley business, which collects close to 1000 observations per year.  This quarter's results shows that optimism for local businesses is at its highest rate since 2007. For more information on the survey, please visit Kamran Afshar's blog here.  (Original air date November 1, 2013.)

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Finance
11:01 am
Fri November 1, 2013

Life Care Planning on Your Financial Choices

Host Laurie A. Siebert, CPA, CFP(r), AEP (r) welcomes her guest, attorney Jim Ruggiero, AEP(r). The two discuss life care planning - what it is and how to get started.  (Original air date October 30, 2013.)

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