Their long ago reputation as, "schools for underachievers," was probably always unfair.
On The Next Virginia Insight: If you have ever spoken with Shanil Virani you probably figured out pretty quickly that he can be passionate on any number of subjects.
But, fact is, this astrophysicist (perhaps better known as the planetarium guy) can also be fascinating on any number of topics... especially anything remotely connected to celebrating science.
Our prediction: Spending an entire hour with Dr. Virani will prove an absolute delight.
NPR's Here & Now is now on at 1pm weekdays, allowing us to present the full 2-hour program from 1pm - 3pm, Monday through Thursday, and a single hour at 1pm Friday.
Greg Versen (AKA "Professah Blues" on WMRA's Blues Valley) is also a longtime art photographer. Art peekers welcome 9-to-5 weekdays. His scenes of Arizona and New Mexico have a few surprises.
Albemarle County-based Trump Winery hopes to build the Trump National Golf Club on land acquired from the Kluge estate. Trump would need a special use permit from county authorities to put a golf course on rural land.
Are you self-limiting?
With music and stories for Thanksgiving, it's Giving Thanks.