(4-24-2017) Today’s Topical Currents looks at the Key Clubhouse of South Florida, which helps those with mental illness disorders reintegrate into the workplace and community.
Key Clubhouse is a close-knit membership group of adults living with mental illness. Some 42-percent are employed, and have greatly improved physical and mental health, plus reduced occurrences of psychiatric hospital stays.
(4-20-2017) Joining us today is Mark Kelly, PR manager for Lodge Cast Iron. Cast Iron Cooking has become very popular. Handled right, cast iron skillets are naturally nonstick. We’ll talk about what they are, and how to use and care for them. (You might remember that Ken Lyon uses only cast iron skillets in his restaurant.) Linda brings pizza and cookies made in cast iron skillets for us to taste.
(4-18-2017) What fundamentals drive memorable advertising campaigns? How will social media and ecommerce evolve to sway our perceptions and product choices?
Today’s edition is with F-I-U Professor of Advertising, Margo Berman. Her years in the business cover all aspects. She even formed her own ad agency. Professor Berman’s written numerous books, including The Blueprint for Strategic Advertising, and The Copywriter’s Toolkit.
(4-13-2017) Today we speak with David Grutman. He’s the managing partner of LIV at the Fontainebleau, Story and Komodo Restaurant and his newest restaurant concept OTL in the Design District. We’ll discuss his new concept at OTL and the booming Miami nightlife. He also brings food for us to taste.
(4-13-2017) It's another “Doreen’s Deals” segment, with Sun-Sentinel consumer columnist, Doreen Christensen. Get tips for discount tickets to Miami Marlins baseball, as well as a myriad of saving offers on “tax day,” this year on April 18th.
(4-12-2017) Never has our culture been as child-centric as today—yet never has childhood been as strained and structured as now. Kids are considered “adults-in-training” and may have plans for college by the third grade.
We visit with author, educator and philosopher Christopher Phillips, PhD, whose latest book is, THE PHILOSPOPHY OF CHILDING, which promotes the joy of being a child . . . at any age.
(4-10-2017) At first thought, being a game warden would be a fairly mundane vocation, mostly to check fishing and hunting licenses, or finding a lost hiker or canoer.
Today’s Topical Currents is with Bob Lee, who’s spent 30 years as a Florida wildlife officer. We’ll hear about shoot-outs, rescues and powerboat chases from his book, BAD GUYS, BULLETS AND BOAT CHASES: True Stories of a Florida Game Warden.