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Sunday, May 28, 2017, marks the 28th annual broadcast of the National Memorial Day Concert, bringing us together as one family of...
Peg + Cat will be at the Diamond for the Flying Squirrels game on June 4th! Come meet one of your favorite PBS Kids characters...
In Chesterfield, leaders are working on corrective action plans after two schools were denied accreditation - a first in the...

From 88.9 WCVE and NPR News

Entomologist Dr. Art Evans and 88.9 WCVE producer Steve Clark compare fireflies, lightning bugs, and glow-worms and discuss bioluminescence.

Local Music

Pianist Jorge Federico Osorio is “an imaginative interpreter with a powerful technique” (The New York Times). Here he pairs the final solo piano works by Franz Schubert and Johannes Brahms. Included on the two-disc set are the Schubert Sonatas D. 959 and D. 960, as well as Brahms Op. 116 through Op. 119.

Local Arts

Hugo the Cat is making waves on social media as he sips his cup of coffee while listening to 88.9 WCVE. Read about the inspiration behind this curious little creature helping to spread the word about public radio.

Ticket Giveaway: Idina Menzel at the Altria Theater

Tony Award-winner Idina Menzel’s career...

Daphne’s Corner: Playwright and Author Rebekah L. Pierce

Playwright, novelist, screenwriter, veteran...

What To Watch

School, Inc.

Travel with education policy analyst Andrew Coulson to examine the success of for-profit education in private schools in Sweden, India and London, where the resistance to education as a business ha

Food - Delicious Science: A Matter of Taste

Travel the world with Michael Mosley and James...

The Gathering Swarms

Get a look at some of the planet’s great...

Victorian Slum House: The 1890s

Enter the 1890s, when mass manufacturing and...

Science Matters

It was a hot, sticky day in Belize. We had been warned to wear our hats and sunscreen and to drink lots of water.

Question Your World: Why is NASA Studying Virginia's Atmosphere?

Virginians may see something interesting in...

Question Your World: How Much Do We Really Know About Our Past?

In 2015 we focused in on human evolution story...

Student Shares Her Love of STEM with Our Community

“I love working behind the scenes. It’s fun to...