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Economic Pulse: Week of 6/26/2020

Jul 3, 2020
Shamus McGroggan| WDIY

Despite a drop in income, personal expenditures rose in the month of May. Dr. Kamran Ashar discusses this and more from the Bureau of Economic Analysis' newly released income and expenditure report for May 2020.

On the Next Galactic Travels™ 2020-07-09

Jul 3, 2020
Galactic Travels™ logo
Bill Fox / WDS Productions

The latest show's playlist (July 2 - show #1213) is available for your inspection. On the next Galactic Travels™, the month-long Special Focus on Modulator ESP continues.

Economic Pulse: Week of 6/19/2020

Jun 30, 2020
Shamus McGroggan| WDIY

Dr. Kamram Afshar presents a synopsis of the week's economic news with a detailed look at trends in the Lehigh Valley and the nation.


Rep. Maureen Madden (PA-115) joins WDIY's James Johnson to discuss the reopening of Monroe County and the Poconos, primary voting in her district, thoughts on Black Lives Matter and the recent protests, and more.

Summer Movie Preview | At the Movies

Jun 29, 2020
Jeff Piatt

What’s coming soon to a movie theater near you? Here’s what’s opening--and when--in the Lehigh Valley, including your favorite multiplex. Paul Willistein of the Lehigh Valley Press previews the summer movie scene.

WDIY 88.1 FM Galactic Travels™ Top 20 for June, 2020.
Shows #1209 to #1212; 4-June-2020 to 25-June-2020
Reported in non-ranked, alphanumeric order.
Compiled by Bill Fox.
This report is also available at the Galactic Travels™ website.
The Special Focus for June was Aatma Records.

Coronavirus Update with St. Luke's Dr. Jeffrey Jahre

Jun 26, 2020

James Johnson checks back in with Dr. Jeffrey Jahre to discuss promising new COVID-19 vaccines that are in the testing phase as well as the spike in hospitalizations that states like North Carolina, Arizona, Texas, and Florida are seeing and what that means for St. Luke's here in the Lehigh Valley.

On Galactic Travels™, the Special Focus for July is Modulator ESP. Modulator Experimental Synthesis Project (Modulator ESP) is Jez Creek from Nottingham in the UK. He performs improvised music that explores the boundaries of dark ambient, drone, Berlin School sequencing, and noise using modular synthesis, real-time sampling, sound manipulation, and live looping.

Review of the Lehigh Valley Cinema Scene | At the Movies

Jun 25, 2020
Shankweiler's Drive-In Theater

With Lehigh and Northampton counties scheduled to go into the Green Phase on June 26, Lehigh Valley movie theaters are weighing their reopening options. Paul Willistein of the Lehigh Valley Press reviews the area's cinema scene.

Lori Catanzaro | Valley National Financial Advisors

Laurie Siebert returns to the studio for a live show to discuss: “A potpourri of topics and listener questions.”