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Daily Local News – October 12, 2015

A group that’s working to determine the future of the Bloomington Hospital site downtown is seeking public input this week; Roadsnacks, an “infotainment” website, has used its unique criteria to reach the conclusion that Bloomington is Indiana’s 9th drunkest city; With about 7 months left until Indiana’s primary election, student groups at IU are forming to support presidential candidates; Monroe …

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Books Unbound – “American Girls Horror Stories, Part Two: The Host”

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A cultural horror of women’s bodies is the theme of the second episode of “American Girls Horror Stories,” juxtaposing two 19th-century American ghost stories and contemporary poems on birth, female rites of passage, mother and child relations, anorexia and suicide. The title alludes to a remark made by a Virginia state senator in 2014 in a debate over reproductive privacy …

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Live from the Pine Room – Lucky & The Kid

WFHB and Brown County Hour present a special Fall Fund Drive event – Live from the Pine Room Tavern featuring Lucky & The Kid!

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Live from the Pine Room – Cari Ray

WFHB and Brown County Hour present a special Fall Fund Drive event – Live from the Pine Room Tavern featuring Cari Ray!

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Local Live – Robbie Sherman

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Robbie Sherman joins us from Salem, IN for an unforgettable Local Live session and interview! SONGS 1. Tera Tarot 2. Forever Drew Carey 3. Unknown 4. Carolina Cocoon 5. Dull Time 6. Unknown 7. Hello Goodbye or McCartney Doesn’t Own Me Hosted by Matt Gwaltney Produced by Frankie Ferrell Executive Producer is Jim Manion

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Local Live REMOTE – Busman’s Holiday

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WFHB’s Local Live Remote broadcast takes you inside The Blockhouse for live performances from Mike Adams at His Honest Weight and Busman’s Holiday! Engineered by The Blockhouse staff and Jim Lang Produced by Erin Tobey Executive Producer is Jim Manion Originally aired on September 9, 2015.

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Local Live REMOTE – Mike Adams at His Honest Weight

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WFHB’s Local Live Remote broadcast takes you inside The Blockhouse for live performances from Mike Adams at His Honest Weight and Busman’s Holiday! Engineered by The Blockhouse staff and Jim Lang Produced by Erin Tobey Executive Producer is Jim Manion Originally aired on September 9, 2015.

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Books Unbound – American Girls Horror Stories: ‘Darkwater’ by W.E.B. Du Bois

A month of sci-fi, fantasy, gothic, and horror begins with two stories from W.E.B. Du Bois’s 1920 collection Darkwater: Voices from within the Veil. Du Bois (1868–1963) is one of the outstanding figures of American literature in the first half of the 20th century, and a prominent voice on African American issues. Du Bois was also an advocate for feminism, …

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Activate! – Buskirk-Chumley Theater: Donna Cohen

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Donna Cohen shares anecdotes and her experience volunteering at the Buskirk-Chumley theater. Also, three volunteer opportunities available through the Buskirk. LINKS Buskirk-Chumley Theater Buskirk-Chumley Theater Volunteering Cinema Usher Corps Cardinal Stage

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Martha’s House: The Story behind Bloomington’s Longest Running Homeless Shelter

This past June, Martha’s House Incorporated officially dissolved. The organization had run the Martha’s House emergency shelter since 2003. Located on South Rogers in Bloomington, the facility offered forty beds, on a temporary basis, to residents of Monroe, Lawrence and Owen Counties experiencing homelessness. It also provided food, clothing, and personal hygiene products to residents, as well as coaching for …

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