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Interchange – Marching the Alcotts: “We Really Lived Most of It”

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Our guest is Pulitzer Prize winning biographer John Matteson whose The Annotated Little Women was published last month. Since its first publication in the 1860s, Little Women has been translated into more than fifty languages and inspired six films, four television shows, a Broadway musical, an opera, and a web series. Through numerous photographs taken in the Alcott family home …

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Bring It On! – December 21, 2015

Clarence Boone and William Hosea welcome Jacinda Townsend, Bring It On contributor, IU faculty member, and mother. PART ONE Clarence Boone and William Hosea welcome Jacinda Townsend to discuss tonight’s topic “The New Face of Families”. Biracial children have been a part of America reportedly since 1620. Despite the long history biracial children have in the U.S., myths still abound. …

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Hola Bloomington – December 18, 2015

Locutores de HOLA Bloomington Minerva Sosa, Maria Auxiliadora Viloria y Carlos Bakota platican sobre sus tradiciones familiares y como celebran la navidad y el año nuevo. Hablan de como se celebra la navidad en diferentes países de Latino America. Hola Bloomington hosts Minerva Sosa, Maria Auxiliadora Viloria and Carlos Bakota talk about their family traditions and how they celebrate the …

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bloomingOUT – Bloomington PRIDE Film Festival – December 17, 2015

Tonight, hosts Olivia Davidson and Jeff Jewel are joined by Dave, Rene, Kyle, and Keith – four representatives from the upcoming Bloomington PRIDE Film Festival. This episode includes some selected holiday music, this week’s LGBTQ+ headlines, event calendar, and a new episode of Open Doors. Credits Executive Producer Joe Crawford Producer Olivia Davidson Board Engineer Sarah Hetrick Segment Producer Megan …

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EcoReport – December 17, 2015

In today’s EcoReport Feature, Chad Roeder, owner/operator at the Downtown Bloomington Recycling Center, addresses the Bloomington City Council about the Center’s public/private partnership with the City, and its’ future impact on Bloomington. EcoReport is a weekly program providing independent media coverage of environmental and ecological issues with a focus on local, state and regional people, issues, and events in order …

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The Downtown Recycling Center

In today’s EcoReport Feature, Chad Roeder, owner/operator at the Downtown Bloomington Recycling Center, addresses the Bloomington City Council about the Center’s public/private partnership with the City, and its’ future impact on Bloomington. Podcast: Play in new window | Download (Duration: 8:11 — 7.5MB)Subscribe: iTunes | Android | RSS

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Standing Room Only – Political Economist Gar Alperovitz

On December 4, 2015, political economist, activist and author Gar Alperovitz discussed redesigning our economic future as part of Indiana University’s Fall 2015 Themester programming. Alperovitz challenged his listeners to consider ways in which communities might help to transform the current system of wealth and political power to benefit more of society than just an elite few. The event begins …

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WFHB’s Bring it On Hosts Public Housing Discussion

Rent in Bloomington is higher on average than in any other city in the state of Indiana. On Monday night, WFHB’s Bring it On hosted a discussion about public housing. We bring you a portion of that conversation now, with Jennifer Osterholt, and Amber Gress from the Bloomington Housing Authority, for today’s WFHB community report. Podcast: Play in new window …

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Switchyard Park Designs Presented to Commissioners

City officials have offered mostly praise for a new set of conceptual designs for the Switchyard Park. Designers made a presentation yesterday to the Bloomington Board of Parks Commissioners. Once completed, the Switchyard Park is expected to stretch over 57 acres south of Grimes Lane. Kevin Osborn presented the plan to the Board. Osborn works for Rundell Enstberger Associates, the …

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MCCSC Board Frustrated by Faulty ISTEP Scoring

Monroe County Community School Corporation board members lambasted the state legislature at the end of a meeting last night. Members of the board demanded apologies from the state legislature for recent failures in statewide examinations. The comments came during the final minutes of the two hour session and after a report by the Indianapolis Star found computer glitches have caused …

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