Joe Penhale is shocked when his ex-wife Maggie, seemingly amnesiac and believing that they are still married, arrives in Portwenn. Not to upset her, he plays along but eventually has to seek Martin's advice. Martin also treats fisherman Paul Hale, an old flame of Eleanor, who has Addison's disease but Louisa is shocked to find her mother is still playing the field. Heavily in debt Bert Large falls in with the local loan shark but at least Louisa and Martin get round to naming the baby.
Inspector George Gently: Gently with Class (8:00 pm)
Gently and Bacchus experience the inflated authority of their "social betters" firsthand when a beautiful young girl is found dead in the passenger seat of an upturned car registered to local aristocrats.
A CENTURY IN THE SUN: Henry Flagler and The Making Of Modern Florida (8:00 pm)
A WLRN Original Production
A CENTURY IN THE SUN is the story of how Standard Oil magnate Henry Flagler comes to Florida in the late 1800s, builds a railroad and hotel empire on the last American frontier, and launches a population boom that lasts a hundred years.
The film traces Flagler’s impact on Florida through the 20th century, as it becomes the fastest - growing state in the U.S.
The film explores the consequences -- both intended and unintended -- of Flagler’s stunning success in launching the boom that drove Florida’s economy, until it was stopped in its tracks by the Great Recession.
Weird Florida: On the Road Again (9:00 pm) AWLRN Original Production
IT'S WEIRD AND IT'S BACK! Join Florida's Master of the Weird, Charlie Carlson and his new canine companion, Lady Isabel as they travel off the beaten paths in search of more weirdness.
The duo set off to travel over 1500 miles across the Sunshine State in search of some very unusual people and places, only to discover Florida’s best-kept secrets and oddest legends.
A variety of destinations are explored, including forty feet beneath Biscayne Bay to visit the dearly departed, an island near Palm Beach that for decades harbored a strange government secret and the mysterious coquina ruins located in New Smyrna Beach.
After a young black woman is murdered, at an all night soul music club, Gently uncovers a disturbing and malevolent racist undercurrent lurking both within the local community and his own police force. Racial tensions within the community escalate rapidly, compromising the investigation and posing a new set of problems.
It was the deadliest workplace accident in New York City’s history. A dropped match on the 8th floor of the Triangle Shirtwaist Factory sparked a fire that killed over a hundred innocent people trapped inside. The private industry of the American factory would never be the same.
Sleepless nights are taking their toll on Martin and Louisa. Tempers are frayed as they try to find ways to comfort their constantly wailing baby. Aunt Ruth has problems of her own: She is dealing with an intruder on the farm who has stolen the hub caps from her car. And Shirley makes an appointment with Martin to discuss the crippling stomach pains she has been suffering and suspects her son is trying to poison her.
Explore the weirdest and wackiest places in the Sunshine State from deep in the Everglades to the Gulf of Mexico. Then the fun continues with a flashback of Great Old Amusement Parks. Hang on - this could be a bumpy ride!
Big Cypress Swamp: The Western Everglades (8:00 pm)
A visual masterpiece that tells the story of Florida’s river of grass, highlighting people who share their passion for this wild place, seasons of scenery that pull you into the rhythm of the swamp, and a chorus of nature sounds scored into a symphony.
Sir David Attenborough takes us on a journey through the weird and wonderful world of frogs, shedding new light on these charismatic, colorful and frequently bizarre little animals through first-hand stories, the latest science, and cutting-edge technology. Frogs from around the world are used to demonstrate the wide variety of frog anatomy, appearance and behavior. Their amazing adaptations and survival techniques have made them the most successful of all amphibians.
Follow two unique stories in science and technology. Poisoner's Handbook talks about groundbreaking forensic science that set new standards in the way we solve crimes. Followed by the story of Steve Jobs - One Last Thing which profiles how his vision of Apple changed the way we live and work.
Martin agrees to stay on until a more suitable substitute is found in his practice. He moves back into his house and determined to get a grip on fatherhood, he persuades Louisa to join him so he can help raise their child. Martin's aunt Ruth arrives in Portwenn for a funeral. She's almost as cranky as her nephew. Can this family really handle two cantankerous personalities? Tune in to find out.