Did you know - the Community Idea Stations has a studio in the Virginia General Assembly building? Years ago, we seized the opportunity to establish a studio at the GAB as a way to play a role in keeping citizens informed about the decisions and deliberations of our State Legislature. Today, we report on the proceedings as well as providing valuable services to the House of Delegates, the Senate, and the Governor and other individuals in elected office.
Articles by Ami Kim
From 88.9 WCVE Public Radio General Manager Bill Miller: After 18 months of planning, research, and active installation, the new transmitter and broadcast antenna for 88.9 WCVE is in operation, as of December 2015. Our corporate Board of Directors authorized us in May 2014 to use funds from our ongoing Capital Campaign to begin work on the project, which has a total price tag of $345,000.
Special from 88.9 WCVE Public Radio Host and Producer George Maida
The problems of the human heart in conflict with itself which alone can make good writing because only that is worth writing about, worth the agony and the sweat”
We asked Virginia Home Grown host Peggy Singlemann if she had any gift ideas for gardeners. She did!
Special from Artsline Producer Angel Limb – Books make the perfect holiday gifts. They are portable, calorie-free and, if purchased at an independent bookstore, provide financial support to your community. Here are some of my favorite books read in 2015:
From Katherine Mitchell, Director of Community Engagement – PBS was “in the house” Thursday evening (12/10) at the Lisner Auditorium for the Washington DC Downton Abbey premiere screening. With one of the highest per capita viewing rates of Downton Abbey in the country, we wouldn’t have missed it. It was the last U.S. screening that the cast would attend.
Itzhak Perlman invites you to his Chanukah Radio Party.
Itzhak Perlman’s Chanukah Radio party airs on 88.9 WCVE Public Radio on Monday, December 7 at 7:00 p.m.
Tickets are now available for the Final Downton Abbey Preview Celebration!
DATE: Saturday January 2, 2016
VENUE: Altria Theater, 6 N. Laurel St., Richmond, Virginia 23226
Pull together your costume and plan to join fellow DOWNTON ABBEY fans to see the first episode of Season 6 on the big screen. Start your new year in style and enjoy live jazz by Rumble Seat Revival and a few surprises we know you will love.