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The Community Stations is raffling off a dream vacation: a trip for two to England.** The best part of this trip--visiting the...
This month, Colonial Williamsburg launched the “Revolutionary in Residence” program. The first to hold the position...
In his six-hour series, Africa’s Great Civilizations, Henry Louis Gates, Jr. takes a look at the history of Africa, from...

From 88.9 WCVE and NPR News

Petersburg is holding a preview tomorrow at the Union Station of city owned properties that are for sale.

Michelle Peters is Petersburg’s director of community and economic development. She says, "This is an opportunity for us to invite developers to see some prime properties that have been on the market and that are zoned for commercial."

Local Music

More than 11 years ago, my wife and I read a great book called “What to Expect when Expecting,” which if you don’t know is about having a baby. Well, on this week’s World Music Show (2/25), I could stretch or mutilate that title and pirate it for this week’s show, as in “What to Expect in World Music.” I admit, it is a stretch.

Local Arts

Richmond-based representational oil painter David Tanner pays a visit to Daphne’s Corner to talk about his painting process with Virginia Currents* host Daphne Maxwell Reid.

Art Trip: Richmond, Virginia

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Art Trip: Washington D.C.

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What To Watch

Africa Great Civilizations

Gates explores the impact of the Atlantic trading world, giving rise to powerful new kingdoms, but also transatlantic slave trade.

Spy in the Wild, A Nature Miniseries: Meet The Spies

The final “Making Of” episode takes us through...

Finding Your Roots: Family Reunions

Uncover family mysteries about two legends of...

Science Matters

The closest place away from Earth that we could visit is our moon. The 1950′s through the 1970′s we saw a large interest in lunar exploration, but in 1972 we stopped.

Question Your World: What Causes Kids to Become Near Sighted?

Vision is a pretty important aspect of life...

Question Your World: Can We Create A New Way To Help Power Our World?

The global energy dialogue is easily one of...

Formed Underground or in a Lab: Diamonds Still Sparkle

Thinking about a diamond for your valentine?...