By Larry Stopper
Afton, VA – Larry Stopper is a partner in two corporations in the great state of Virginia.
By Bob Leweke
Harrisonburg, VA – Classical violin virtuoso Joshua Bell will be appearing at the Paramount Theater on February 10, 2010.
In anticipation of his appearance in Charlottesville, Bob Leweke spoke with Mr. Bell about his recent work and his attempts to bridge the gap between classical and popular music.
By Martha Woodroof and Tom Graham
Virginia – This morning, Tom Graham and Martha Woodroof set out to gauge local reactions to last night's State of the Union Address.
Martha Woodroof gathered reactions at the Heritage Farmers Market in Harrisonburg and Tom Graham spoke to patrons of Bodo's Bagels in Charlottesville.
By Chris Edwards
Harrisonburg, VA – Chris Edwards is a writer living in Harrisonburg.
By Tom Graham
Charlottesville, VA – A recent forum on health care reform turned out to be not quite as advertised.
But WMRA's Tom Graham says it still proved educational.
He attended the session in Charlottesville late last week, then did a little digging into its origins.
By Laura Sobik Kavanagh
Harrisonburg – Laura Sobik Kavanagh is a clinical psychologist at James Madison University.
Charlotteville, VA – Could the recession hold a silver lining for some American families?
Brad Wilcox, Director of UVA's National Marriage Project thinks so and spoke with WMRA's Tom Graham about some new trends.
By Ellen Ivy
Lexington – Ellen Ivy lives in Lexington. (Beware! She eavesdrops!)
Richmond, VA – After three consecutive years of significant belt tightening... Virginia's budget is about to get even tighter.
The Virginia General Assembly opens its 2010 session next week, and because of the economic downturn, lawmakers must decide which government services will have to be cut... or eliminated.
WMRA's Tom Graham has been tracking preparations for the upcoming session.
By Teresa Curry
Teresa Curry - My Family and Potatoes
Waynesboro, VA – Theresa Curry lives and writes in Waynesboro. She is the Recipe Editor for Flavor Magazine.