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Civic Soapbox
3:10 am
Fri December 5, 2008

What Kind of Glasses Do You Wear? The Shockingly Unsubtle Subtext of a Smear

Harrisonburg, VA – Anthony Alentado lives in Harrisonburg.

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WMRA News
11:50 am
Sun November 30, 2008

The Road Less Traveled

Charlottesville, VA – If you don't have the time or opportunity to drive the longest road in Virginia, a new book that shares some of the legends and lore of Highway 58 is probably the next best thing.

Nancy King has more.

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Civic Soapbox
1:28 am
Fri November 28, 2008

Gifts and Challenges

Lexington, VA – Devan Malore lives on the fringes of Lexington.

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WMRA News
5:45 am
Sun November 23, 2008

Aw Shucks... Oysters in Virginia

Charlottesville, VA – For four centuries, oyster was king of the Chesapeake Bay -- supporting a way of life on Virginia's Eastern Shore. But by the 1980s, pollution and disease had nearly wiped out the oyster beds. Nancy King reports there is now a glimmer of hope for the beleaguered bivalve.

With Good Reason

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Civic Soapbox
4:00 am
Fri November 21, 2008

Personal Post-partisanship

Charlottesville, VA – Mary Anna Dunn runs an educational non-profit in Charlottesville.

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WMRA News
1:50 am
Tue November 18, 2008

Cale Elementary Students Mix It Up!

Albemarle County, VA – The idea behind National Mix It Up Day is pretty simple: get elementary students to eat lunch with a different group of schoolmates, and bring in high school students to facilitate this "mixed-up" interaction.

Martha Woodroof mixed it up last week in Cale Elementary School cafeteria in Albemarle County.

Southern Poverty Law Center's National Mix It Up Day

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WMRA News
11:21 am
Sun November 16, 2008

Wii Exercise

Charlottesville, VA – When Nintendo rolled out its interactive home video game console called Wii two years ago, the company hoped to target a wider demographic than just savvy young gamers. But they may not have envisioned the Wii fever that has ignited older citizens worldwide. Nancy King spent time with some enthusiastic Wii bowlers at a retirement community in Charlottesville.

With Good Reason

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Civic Soapbox
2:37 am
Fri November 14, 2008

The Little Stock Market That Could

Rockbridge, VA – Kate Buford is a writer living in Rockbridge County.

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WMRA News
2:11 am
Wed November 12, 2008

Already Prepping for Election 2009

Washington D.C. – The next significant set of elections in Virginia are not due until next summer, when primaries for statewide races will be held. But it looks like one of those contests is already heating up.

Tom Graham spoke with a Washington Post reporter who's been tracking the latest developments.

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WMRA News
11:27 am
Sun November 9, 2008

Pregnancy Emotions

Charlottesville, VA – Pregnancy is often a roller coaster ride of emotional ups and downs -- that can surprise expectant mothers with its intensity. Nancy King talked about pregnancy and childbirth with a group of Charlottesville mothers and a doctor who is also a mom.

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