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.)
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.)
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.)
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.)
On Galactic Travels, the Special Focus for November is Galactic Anthems a.k.a. Glenn Adams. Sound, as much as music, has always fascinated Glenn, especially sound that has no earthly connection. One album of great influence on him was “Quatermass,” by Tod Dockstader. It was quite remarkable to Glenn that Dockstader could create such incredible sounds from such mundane sources as the air escaping from a balloon.
Host Eleanor Bobrow talks with Deborah Heiligman, author of the book, Intentions, about understanding the teenage world that is often confusing to parents and adults who care for them. (Original air date October 28, 2013.)
Hosts George and Kate welcome guest Janice Lipzin to the program to talk about this year's InVision Photo Festival, happening Nov 1-3 at the Banana Factory and SteelStacks in Bethlehem. (Original air date October 28, 2013.)