Radio http://wlrn.org en History Miami President and Ceo Ramiro Ortiz http://wlrn.org/post/history-miami-president-and-ceo-ramiro-ortiz <p>07/24/14 - Thursday's <a href="https://www.facebook.com/TopicalCurrents"><strong>Topical Currents</strong></a> begins with <strong><a href="http://www.historymiami.org/">HistoryMiami </a></strong>President and CEO, Ramiro Ortiz.&nbsp; We hear about the upcoming traveling Smithsonian exhibit, American Sabor, Latinos in US popular music. Thu, 24 Jul 2014 17:00:00 +0000 Bonnie Berman, Richard Ives & Paul Leary 36050 at http://wlrn.org History Miami President and Ceo Ramiro Ortiz Teaching Financial Independence To Children Of Every Age http://wlrn.org/post/teaching-financial-independence-children-every-age <div style="font-family: 'Segoe UI', Helvetica, Arial, sans-serif; font-size: medium; line-height: normal; margin: 0px;"><br /><p></p> Wed, 23 Jul 2014 17:00:00 +0000 Bonnie Berman, Joseph Cooper, Richard Ives & Paul Leary 36019 at http://wlrn.org Teaching Financial Independence To Children Of Every Age The Most Popular Drug In The United States – Caffeine http://wlrn.org/post/most-popular-drug-united-states-caffeine <div style="font-family: 'Segoe UI', Helvetica, Arial, sans-serif; font-size: medium; line-height: normal; margin: 0px;"></div><div style="font-family: 'Segoe UI', Helvetica, Arial, sans-serif; font-size: medium; line-height: normal; margin: 0px;"><font face="Calibri,sans-serif" size="2"><span style="font-size: 11pt;"><font face="Times New Roman,serif" size="4"><span style="font-size: 14pt;">07/22/14 - Tuesday’s&nbsp;</span></font><a href="https://www.facebook.com/TopicalCurrents"><font face="Times New Roman,serif" size="4"><span style="font-size: 14pt;"><b>Topical Currents</b></span></font></ Tue, 22 Jul 2014 17:00:00 +0000 Bonnie Berman, Richard Ives & Paul Leary 35950 at http://wlrn.org The Most Popular Drug In The United States – Caffeine All In A Day’s Work With Miami Dade Transit Bus Driver Franklin Brown http://wlrn.org/post/all-day-s-work-miami-dade-transit-bus-driver-franklin-brown <div style="font-family: 'Segoe UI', Helvetica, Arial, sans-serif; margin: 0px;"><br /><p></p></div><div style="font-family: 'Segoe UI', Helvetica, Arial, sans-serif; margin: 0px;"><font face="Calibri,sans-serif" size="2"><span style="font-size: 11pt;"><font face="Times New Roman,serif" size="4"><span style="font-size: 14pt;">07/21/14 - Ever wonder what it’s like to work a day in someone else’s shoes?&nbsp; On Monday’s&nbsp;</span></font><a href="https://www.facebook.com/TopicalCurrents"><font face="Times New Roman,serif" size="4"><span style="font-size: 14pt;"><b>Topical Currents</b></span></font></a><font face="Times New Roman,serif" size="4"><span style="font-size: 14pt;">&nbsp;we’ll find out! We begin our series <em>"All in a Day’s Work."</em> We’re looking at a day in the life of all kinds of workers that we know are out there, but generally take for granted and really don’t think about too much. &nbsp;</span></font></span></font><span style="font-size: 14pt; font-family: 'Times New Roman', serif; line-height: 1.5;">We visit with <strong><a href="http://www.miamidade.gov/transit/">Miami Dade Transit </a></strong>bus driver, Franklin Brown.&nbsp; From the training to his first time behind the big wheel-Mr. Brown will share his eighteen years of experience. &nbsp;</span><font face="Times New Roman,serif" size="4"><span style="font-size: 14pt;">It’s the first edition of <em>“All in a Day’s Work”</em> with bus driver Franklin Brown, on&nbsp;</span></font><a href="https://twitter.com/topicalcurrents"><font face="Times New Roman,serif" size="4"><span style="font-size: 14pt;"><b>Topical Currents</b></span></font></a><font face="Times New Roman,serif" size="4"><span style="font-size: 14pt;">&nbsp;. . . Monday at 1pm.</span></font></div><div style="font-family: 'Segoe UI', Helvetica, Arial, sans-serif; margin: 0px;">&nbsp;</div><div style="font-family: 'Segoe UI', Helvetica, Arial, sans-serif; margin: 0px;"><div style="margin:0;"><span lang="en-US"><font face="Calibri,sans-serif" size="2"><span style="font-size:11pt;"> Mon, 21 Jul 2014 17:00:00 +0000 Bonnie Berman, Richard Ives & Paul Leary & Peter J. Maerz 35888 at http://wlrn.org All In A Day’s Work With Miami Dade Transit Bus Driver Franklin Brown Vaca Frita http://wlrn.org/post/vaca-frita <p></p><p>Before I looked at him I heard his voice. He was ordering from the blackboard menu.</p><p style="margin-left:7.0pt;">''Vaca Frita please with moros" he added. American accent all the way. But he knew he was going to be&nbsp;</p><p style="margin-left:7.0pt;"><span style="line-height: 1.5;">&nbsp;&nbsp;</span>getting rice and beans when he requested those items. Confidence all the way. He was told in Spanglish, "you get y una mas 'Side'."</p><p>He responded. "Do you have Maduro Plantains?"</p><p style="margin-left:7.0pt;"><span style="line-height: 1.5;">"Si!"</span></p><p> Sat, 19 Jul 2014 12:00:00 +0000 Norman Van Aken 35783 at http://wlrn.org Vaca Frita Vaca Frita http://wlrn.org/post/vaca-frita-0 <p></p><p>Before I looked at him I heard his voice. He was ordering from the blackboard menu.</p><p style="margin-left:7.0pt;">''Vaca Frita please with moros" he added. American accent all the way. But he knew he was going to be&nbsp;</p><p style="margin-left:7.0pt;"><span style="line-height: 1.5;">&nbsp;&nbsp;</span>getting rice and beans when he requested those items. Confidence all the way. He was told in Spanglish, "you get y una mas 'Side'."</p><p>He responded. "Do you have Maduro Plantains?"</p><p style="margin-left:7.0pt;"><span style="line-height: 1.5;">"Si!"</span></p><p> Sat, 19 Jul 2014 12:00:00 +0000 Norman Van Aken 35784 at http://wlrn.org Vaca Frita Singer/Songwriter Sarah Packiam Performs Live on South Florida Arts Beat http://wlrn.org/post/singersongwriter-sarah-packiam-performs-live-south-florida-arts-beat <p></p><p>07/18/14 -&nbsp;<span style="line-height: 1.5;">Next time on <a href="https://twitter.com/sofloartsbeat"><strong>South Florida Arts Beat</strong></a> you can enjoy another live performance from our Miami studios. Singer, songwriter and musician, <a href="http://www.sarahpackiam.com/">Sarah Packiam</a>, performs new compositions about life and love from her soon to be released second studio recording. Catch the delightful songs of Sarah Packiam on <a href="https://www.facebook.com/SouthFloridaArtsBeat"><strong>South Florida Arts Beat Friday</strong></a> at 1:00pm.</span></p><p> Fri, 18 Jul 2014 17:00:00 +0000 Ed Bell & Paul Leary 35670 at http://wlrn.org Singer/Songwriter Sarah Packiam Performs Live on South Florida Arts Beat Florida Roundup: Can Gays Marry In Monroe? http://wlrn.org/post/florida-roundup-can-gays-marry-monroe <p></p><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">On the Florida Roundup, a</span><span style="line-height: 1.5;">&nbsp;judge in the <a href="http://wlrn.org/post/despite-key-wests-gay-friendly-history-gay-marriage-took-long">Keys overturns the state’s constitutional ban on same-sex marriage.</a> But an appeal by Florida Attorney General&nbsp;Pam Bondi calls for the U.S. Supreme Court to decide the matter.</span></p> Fri, 18 Jul 2014 16:00:00 +0000 Stefania Ferro 35778 at http://wlrn.org Florida Roundup: Can Gays Marry In Monroe? Frost Museum of Science Summer Camp Healthy Cooking For Kids http://wlrn.org/post/frost-museum-science-summer-camp-healthy-cooking-kids <div style="font-family: 'Segoe UI', Helvetica, Arial, sans-serif; font-size: medium; line-height: normal; margin: 0px;"></div><div style="font-family: 'Segoe UI', Helvetica, Arial, sans-serif; font-size: medium; line-height: normal; margin: 0px;"><font face="Times New Roman,serif" size="3"><span style="font-size: 12pt;"><font color="#1F497D" face="Calibri,sans-serif">07/17/14 - Syndicated food columnist&nbsp;</font><a href="https://portal-mail.dadeschools.net/owa/redir.aspx?C=v3lCea-pL0SWeFAw7no93hNNINJyddEIEslo7JHAgB5KZkISoDwxUdelKa9usaB1zvSrCmmtBAY.&amp;URL=https%3a%2f%2ftwitter.com%2f%23!%2flgassenheimer" target="_blank"><font face="Calibri,sans-serif"><b>Linda Gassenheimer</b></font></a><font color="#1F497D" face="Calibri,sans-serif">, Special wine correspondent&nbsp;</font><a href="https://portal-mail.dadeschools.net/owa/redir.aspx?C=v3lCea-pL0SWeFAw7no93hNNINJyddEIEslo7JHAgB5KZkISoDwxUdelKa9usaB1zvSrCmmtBAY.&amp;URL=https%3a%2f%2ftwitter.com%2f%23!%2fFredTaskerMiami" target="_blank"><font face="Calibri,sans-serif"><b>Fred Tasker</b></font></a><font color="#1F497D" face="Calibri,sans-serif">&nbsp;and WLRN host and Bonnie Berman interview&nbsp;</font></span></font><span style="font-size: 11pt; font-family: Calibri, sans-serif;">Karlisa Callwood, Director of Programs for the Patricia and Philip Frost Museum of Science. She talks about their summer kids camp featuring healthy cooking, also their chromatic cooking (cooking with colorful foods) and the plans for kids in the new museum at Bay Front Park.</span></div><div style="font-family: 'Segoe UI', Helvetica, Arial, sans-serif; font-size: medium; line-height: normal; margin: 0px;"><font face="Calibri,sans-serif" size="2"><span style="font-size: 11pt;">&nbsp;</span></font></div><p> Thu, 17 Jul 2014 17:30:00 +0000 Bonnie Berman, Linda Gassenheimer, Richard Ives & Paul Leary 35714 at http://wlrn.org Frost Museum of Science Summer Camp Healthy Cooking For Kids Long Key: Flagler’s Island Getaway for the Rich and Famous http://wlrn.org/post/long-key-flagler-s-island-getaway-rich-and-famous <p></p> Thu, 17 Jul 2014 17:00:00 +0000 Bonnie Berman, Richard Ives & Paul Leary 35710 at http://wlrn.org Long Key: Flagler’s Island Getaway for the Rich and Famous Employment Law Issues with Attorney Donna Ballman http://wlrn.org/post/employment-law-issues-attorney-donna-ballman <p></p> Tue, 15 Jul 2014 17:00:00 +0000 Bonnie Berman, Richard Ives & Paul Leary 35581 at http://wlrn.org Employment Law Issues with Attorney Donna Ballman An Insider Reveals the Stories and Strategies Behind Today’s Most Infamous Verdicts http://wlrn.org/post/insider-reveals-stories-and-strategies-behind-today-s-most-infamous-verdicts <p></p> Mon, 14 Jul 2014 17:00:00 +0000 Bonnie Berman, Richard Ives & Paul Leary 35507 at http://wlrn.org An Insider Reveals the Stories and Strategies Behind Today’s Most Infamous Verdicts Reveal: Unraveling The Mysteries Of The GI Bill, Coast Guard And EPA http://wlrn.org/post/reveal-unraveling-mysteries-gi-bill-coast-guard-and-epa <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">&nbsp;&nbsp;</span>Who’s really benefiting from the GI Bill? Why does the U.S. Coast Guard have some explaining to do? How much arsenic in our water is actually safe? There’s always more to the story.</p> Fri, 11 Jul 2014 21:53:43 +0000 35418 at http://wlrn.org Reveal: Unraveling The Mysteries Of The GI Bill, Coast Guard And EPA ArtServe, Mad Cat Theatre, 30th Annual Underwater Music Festival, Palm Beach County Arts Calendar http://wlrn.org/post/artserve-mad-cat-theatre-30th-annual-underwater-music-festival-palm-beach-county-arts-calendar <p></p> Fri, 11 Jul 2014 17:00:00 +0000 Ed Bell & Paul Leary 35346 at http://wlrn.org ArtServe, Mad Cat Theatre, 30th Annual Underwater Music Festival, Palm Beach County Arts Calendar The Florida Roundup: The Problems In Prisons http://wlrn.org/post/florida-roundup-problems-prisons <p dir="ltr" style="line-height:1.15;margin-top:0pt;margin-bottom:0pt;">&nbsp;</p><p dir="ltr" style="line-height:1.15;margin-top:0pt;margin-bottom:0pt;">&nbsp;</p> Fri, 11 Jul 2014 14:55:35 +0000 Elaine Chen 35370 at http://wlrn.org The Florida Roundup: The Problems In Prisons