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WDIY Sponsored Events
3:43 pm
Fri August 31, 2012

WDIY Member Tree Grove to be Planted on Saturday, October 6

We'll be planting trees again this fall.  And we’d like you to join us on Saturday October 6, at 9am at the Lehigh Gap Nature Center. We’ll be planting 520 seedlings along the Lehigh River and D&L trail, just south of the Gap.

We've partnered with PPL, Lehigh County Parks, and Pennsylvania DCNR's TreeVitalize program on the project. 

Arts
3:12 pm
Tue August 28, 2012

Blast Furnace Blues Festival on Lehigh Valley Arts Salon

Hosts Jack Adams welcomes Patrick Brogan of ArtsQuest, and musician Craig Thatcher to the program to discuss The Blast Furnace Blues Festival, happening September 14-16 at the ArtsQuest Center in Bethlehem.

Living Green in the Lehigh Valley
10:05 am
Tue August 28, 2012

Know Your Watershed Days on Living Green in the Lehigh Valley

This program, hosted by Annie Prince and Bruce Wilson, features Erin Frederick talking about Know Your Watershed Days.  The weekend-long event, happening September 14-16, was developed to educate residents about the watersheds they live in, and what they can do to help protect their natural resources.

Music
2:21 pm
Mon August 27, 2012

Tracy Grammer Live In-Studio Performance

Politics
9:40 am
Thu August 16, 2012

Leaders of Public Media Meet with Congressman Charlie Dent

Leaders of Public Media serving Representative Charlie Dent's district, together with local champions, met with the Congressman to discuss the community services they provide, and the future of federal funding that enables these services.

Left to right on the photo: Jamie Musselman, Charles Marcon, Rep. Charlie Dent, Kathleen Pavelko (WITF), Roger LaMay (WXPN), Bill Marrazzo (WHYY), Tim Fallon (WLVT), Bill Dautremont-Smith (WDIY).

Lehigh Valley Health Network
3:30 pm
Mon August 13, 2012

Hope's Journey on Take Charge of Your Life

Host Eleanor Bobrow welcomes Dr. Bruce Ellsweig, Vice Chairman for Community Practices at Lehigh Valley Health Network and Anita Desai, Executive Director of Hope's Journey of the Greater Lehigh Valley.  They discuss the impact of debilitating childhood illness, not only on the children but also upon parents and families. They also explain the resources and services provided by Hope's Journey of the Greater Lehigh Valley, through the Lehigh Valley Health Network.

Politics
1:08 pm
Mon August 13, 2012

Mayor Pawlowski on Lehigh Valley Discourse

Allentown Mayor Ed Pawlowski has a problem.  Actually, like all mayors trying to make their cities viable in Pennsylvania, the mayor has big problems.  Having cut city spending to the bone, he still has major obligations such as meeting its pension obligations for retired city workers. So Mayor Pawlowski is proposing some bold measures, including unloading some major operations to private and/or outside interests. Join host Alan Jennings as he welcomes the Mayor to Lehigh Valley Discourse to discuss plans for the city.

In-Studio Live Performance
4:02 pm
Fri August 10, 2012

Chris Smither In-Studio Performance

Recently, folk/blues singer, guitarist, and songwriter Chris Smither stopped by the WDIY studios for an interview and live performance.  Here is the video.

Business
4:15 pm
Mon August 6, 2012

Medicare Surtax on Earnings Discussed on Your Financial Choices

Host Laurie A. Siebert, CPA, CFP(r), AEP(r) discusses Medicare surtax on earnings and surtax on net investment income on this week's program. 

Music
3:18 pm
Fri August 3, 2012

Acclaimed Singer-Songwriter Dina Hall Performs Live on WDIY

Acclaimed singer-songwriter Dina Hall performs live during The Blend on WDIY on Thursday, August 2.  She was in the studio to promote her upcoming performance at Musikfest, happening at 6:30pm on Saturday, August 5 at Liederplatz in North Bethlehem.  She'll be performing with her band The Backbeat that night.

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