Host Tom Druckenmiller talks with John McEuen of the Nitty Gritty Dirt Band about his performances at McCoole's Arts and Events Place in Quakertown on Saturday, March 15th with a Children's Matinee at 4:00 p.m. and an adult performance at 7:30 p.m. (Original air-date March 12, 2014).
Host, Laurie A. Siebert, CPA, CFP®, AEP® takes your income tax questions and explains how different kinds of income get taxed differently. Questions to Your Financial Choices may be submitted early through www.yourfinancialchoices.com by clicking Contact Laurie. (Original air-date March 12, 2014).
The 2nd Annual SpringUP Dance Festival at Northampton Community College is just around the corner! Dancer/choreographer Sarah Carlson of the Lehigh Valley Dance Exchange joins hosts George Miller & Kate Scuffle to talk more about this inspiring, exciting festival, one that brings the best of our talented regional dance scene together with exceptional guest artists and teachers, creating a truly magical weekend. (Original air-day March 10, 2014).
Our host Dr. Kamran Afshar and guests David Kennedy, Chief Banking Officer, National Penn and Tony Ianelli, President, Greater Lehigh Valley Chamber of Commerce, discuss Lehigh Valley's quarterly economic review. (Original air-date February 6, 2014)
Host, Laurie A. Siebert, CPA, CFP(r), AEP (r) and her guest, Executive VP and COO of Merchants Bank, Tracie Smith discuss Banking Services - Experience the Difference Locally. (Original air-date January 28, 2014).
This week on WDIY’s Economic Pulse, Dr. Kamran Afshar will discuss findings of his January survey of local businesses. Results from the survey indicate a continued but cautious optimism regarding Lehigh Valley’s local economy for at least the next 6 months. (Original air-date January 31, 2014).
Gerry Timlin of popular Irish music duo Timlin & Kane joins hosts Kate Scuffle and George Miller to talk about teaching history through music, song and poetry. Timlin's musical lecture series "Modern Irish History & Song" starts February 5th at the Great Room at Donegal Square, and launches a year of exciting new cultural heritage education programs from the Celtic Cultural Alliance. (Original air-date January 27, 2014).
Before the Great Recession, inflation was rising at a pretty healthy rate, reaching as high as 5.6%. However, the recession wiped out that inflation alongside with 8.7 million payroll jobs, a booming housing market, more than 500 commercial banks,as well as a large number of other businesses. What Happened to inflation? Does the Federal Reserve have the tools to keep inflation at bay? At what cost? (Original air-date January 17, 2014).
The Board of Directors of WDIY, Lehigh Valley Community Public Radio, is pleased to announce that Wagner Previato has been named Executive Director. Mr. Previato, who will begin work August 19, will advance strategic direction for the organization, and oversee programming, marketing, fundraising, and technology. Previato is an experienced executive who has provided leadership in both for-profit and non-profit organizations throughout his career.