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Economic Pulse: Week of 5/26/17

Jun 8, 2017

Dr. Afshar presents a synopsis of the week's economic news with a detailed look at trends in the Lehigh Valley and the natiion.

Economic Pulse airs Friday at 5:44pm during NPR's All Things Considered and Monday at 7:41am during NPR's Morning Edition.

(Original air-date: 5/26/17)

Host Eleanor Bobrow asks, "How do we add good health and vibrancy to our aging?" Her guest is Dr. Stanley Walker, a Board-Certified Internist and Geriatrician, and the founder of The Healthy Aging Center in Easton.

Dr. Walker helps us understand some of the issues regarding longevity and its main contributing factors including nutrition and exercise so that we can enjoy and benefit from our senior years.

14th Annual SouthSide Film Festival on LV Arts Salon

Jun 8, 2017
Paul Willistein

The 14th annual SouthSide Film Festival (SSFF), June 13-17, in Bethlehem is the topic for this week's edition of Lehigh Valley Arts Salon.

Host Paul Willistein welcomes guests Jeff Vaclavik, SSFF Board President, and Glenn Koehler, SSFF Director.

(Original air-date: 5/29/17)

David Jaindl on Lessons with Leaders

Jun 8, 2017

Laurie Siebert hosts the second installment of our new quarterly feature on Lehigh Valley Discourse, "Lessons with Leaders." On this program, Laurie talks with Lehigh Valley developer and business leader, David Jaindl.

Ways to Pay for College on Your Financial Choices

Jun 8, 2017

Laurie Siebert discusses: "Ways to pay for college."

Laurie also takes questions live on the air during the program.

(Original air-date: 6/7/17)

Our topic, mental illnesses, is very much in the news:  Are state hospitals still an option?  Nowadays we hear of "recovery."  What does that mean?  How are Lehigh and Northampton counties involved?

John Pearce's guests are county administrators for mental health, Andrew Grossman (Northampton County) and Richard Orlemann (Lehigh County).

(Original air-date: 5/25/17)

Tax Notices and Amended Returns on Your Financial Choices

Jun 1, 2017

Laurie Siebert will discuss: " Tax notices and amended returns for the IRS and PA."

Laurie also takes listener questions live on the air during.

(Original air-date: 5/31/2017)

Economic Pulse: Week of 5/19/17

Jun 1, 2017

Dr. Afshar presents a synopsis of the week's economic news with a detailed look at trends in the Lehigh Valley and the nation.

Economic Pulse airs Friday at 5:44pm during NPR's All Things Considered and Monday at 7:41am during NPR's Morning Edition.

 

(Original air-date: 5/19/17)

Host Eleanor Bobrow takes you on a light-hearted fitness journey that incorporates both traditional and little-known Olympic weightlifting training methods.

Eleanor's guest is Tim Caso, a competitive weightlifter with more than four decades of experience including an international Olympic competition.

(Original air-date: 5/22/2017)

Kimock Live on The Blend

May 31, 2017

Renowned guitarist and songwriter Steve Kimock joined WDIY's Shamus McGroggan in the studio along with his latest band, called Kimock, for a live interview and performance during The Blend.  Joining Steve Kimock was his son and drummer John Kimock, bassist Bobby Vega, and percussionist Jason Hann.

Kimock will be playing at Levitt Pavilion SteelStacks on Friday, June 2, 2017. Find more information on the show here.

(Original air-date: 5/30/2017)

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