Tristram Korten http://wlrn.org en A True Old World Craftsman http://wlrn.org/post/true-old-world-craftsman <p>For years, billiards aficionados made a kind of pilgrimage to a place called Star Cue.<span> </span>It was a tiny shop just off Fifth Street in South Beach—tucked behind Flower Bazaar, an upscale floral boutique.<span> </span>Holocaust survivor Abe Rich made some of the country’s most coveted pool cues. Tristram Korten<span style="color: red;"> </span>stopped in and spoke with Rich shortly before he passed away.</p> Mon, 18 Mar 2013 19:15:41 +0000 Tristram Korten 1783 at http://wlrn.org A True Old World Craftsman Fugitives On The Run, Bondsmen On The Hunt http://wlrn.org/post/fugitives-run-bondsmen-hunt <p>If you ever find yourself charged with a crime, a bail bondsman can be your best friend. When a judge sets bail and the defendant doesn’t have the money to pay, the bondsman posts the money in exchange for an upfront fee – usually 10 percent of the bond amount – and property as collateral. All the defendant has to do is show up to court.<br>&nbsp;</p> Thu, 30 Jun 2011 17:22:29 +0000 Tristram Korten 2713 at http://wlrn.org Fugitives On The Run, Bondsmen On The Hunt What’s Up With South Florida?: South Florida’s Own Bridge To Nowhere http://wlrn.org/post/what-s-south-florida-south-florida-s-own-bridge-nowhere <p><em>This story originally aired in 2009. But we are still interested in hearing about <a href="http://powerofdesign.wolfsonian.org/" target="_blank">your design solutions/problems</a> and <a href="https://www.publicinsightnetwork.org/source/en/insight/25f381475187" target="_blank">questions you have about I-95.</a></em></p><p>In our segment, What’s Up With South Florida?, we invited you to tell us what you find confusing or unusual about South Florida.</p> Tue, 10 Mar 2009 19:13:21 +0000 Tristram Korten 1895 at http://wlrn.org What’s Up With South Florida?: South Florida’s Own Bridge To Nowhere