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At the Movies: The Meg

Sep 27, 2018

Paul Willistein of the Lehigh Valley Press reviews this science fiction thriller about a 75-foot-long megalodon shark. 

"The Meg" is a prehistoric creature that was thought to be extinct which resurfaces from the deep to wreak havoc on a nuclear submarine, a research vessel, and a beach resort. Jason Statham plays Jonas Taylor, who must rescue a crew in a submersible research vessel at the bottom of the Mariana Trench. "The Meg" is waiting. 

(Original air-date: 9/17/2018)

Eleanor Bobrow talks with Jim Presto, co-chair of the Board of the Greater Lehigh Valley Chapter of the American Foundation for Suicide Prevention (AFSP).

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Hosts George Miller and Kate Scuffle welcome Movies at the Mill Easton founder and director Gershon Hinkson to discuss what's in store this year for the international film festival taking place September 29 at Silk in Easton (formerly known as the Simon Silk Mill).

Laurie Siebert's topic is “Understanding what you can do with your retirement accounts.”

Laurie also takes listener questions live on the air.

ArtsQuest Founder Jeff Parks on LV Discourse

Sep 20, 2018

Jeff Parks, founder and former President of ArtsQuest and Musikfest, discusses his recently published book, 'Stronger Than Steel: Forging a Rust Belt Renaissance', with host Sally Handlon.

Economic Pulse: Week of 9/14/18

Sep 18, 2018

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

 Economic Pulse airs Fridays at 5:44 PM during All Things Considered; Mondays at 7:30 AM during Morning Edition. (Original air-date: 9/14/2018)

Miller Symphony Hall Interim Executive Director Diane Scott and Marketing Vice President Lucy Bloise join hosts George Miller and Kate Scuffle to preview the upcoming 2018-19 season.

Jane Wells Schooley on Lessons with Leaders

Sep 14, 2018

Laurie Siebert returns with our quarterly Lehigh Valley Discourse feature, 'Lessons with Leaders'. On this program, Laurie's guest is Jane Wells Schooley, internationally certified business coach, facilitator, and certified Master Behavioral Analyst. She is the co-owner of Northstar Team Development based in Bethlehem, PA.

(Original air-date: 9/6/2018)

7th Congressional District Forum on LV Discourse

Sep 13, 2018

The three candidates for the open seat in Pennsylvania’s newly-created 7th Congressional District appear in their first political forum of the campaign season. The one-hour discussion includes Republican Marty Nothstein, Democrat Susan Wild, and Libertarian Tim Silfies. 

Eleanor Bobrow welcomes State Representative Steve Samuelson to discuss protecting seniors from fraud and scams.

Rep. Samuelson serves the 135th Legislative District (Northampton County) and is the Democratic Chairman of the House Aging and Older Adult Services Committee.

(Original air-date: 9/10/2018)