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Better Beware! – Facebook Scams

Here are three of the most successful — that is, the most dangerous — scams floating around on Facebook these days. Beware – you’re not going to “like” them at all! Podcast: Play in new window | Download (Duration: 4:00 — 3.7MB)Subscribe: iTunes | Android | RSS

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Daily Local News – December 16, 2015

Monroe County Community School Corporation board members lambasted the state legislature at the end of a meeting last night; City officials have offered mostly praise for a new set of conceptual designs for the Switchyard Park; The Bloomington Commission on Sustainability is setting its agenda for the new year. FEATURE Rent in Bloomington is higher on average than in any …

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Cast of Characters: Heather Pittman (EXTENDED)

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In the WFHB series, Cast of Characters, we go looking for local people with important personal stories. We bring you another installment of the Cast of Characters series now with WFHB correspondent Amanda Marino, featuring local resident Heather Pittman. Podcast: Play in new window | Download (Duration: 52:18 — 35.9MB)Subscribe: iTunes | Android | RSS

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Interchange – Orson Undiminished, Or How Kane Was Raised

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From theater to radio to Hollywood…the ambition of Orson Welles, as Patrick McGilligan tells us in his new book Young Orson, was already old-fashioned: he wanted to be an “actor-manager” of a theater company. The leader of a troupe…something romantic about that…and something very Ambersons in its bad timing. “Orson Undiminished” focuses on the early life of George Orson Welles; …

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The Ins and Outs of Money – Do You Keep a Budget?

Do most people use a budget to keep track of their income, expenses, and savings? Kristina hits the street to find out how we manage (or don’t manage!) our personal finances. The Ins and Outs of Money is produced by Ryan Stacy and Associate Producer Kristina Wiltsee. It’s part of the It’s Your Money Project at Monroe County Public Library.

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Cast of Characters: Heather Pittman

In the WFHB series, Cast of Characters, we go looking for local people with important personal stories. We bring you another installment of the Cast of Characters series now with WFHB correspondent Amanda Marino, featuring local resident Heather Pittman. Podcast: Play in new window | Download (Duration: 8:45 — 8.0MB)Subscribe: iTunes | Android | RSS

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Daily Local News – December 15, 2015

The U.S. Army Corp of Engineers is working on a new master plan for Monroe Lake, for the first time in 48 years; The Ellettsville Town Council unanimously approved a measure today that would hike utility rates for consumers across town; The Monroe County Election Board has levied a thousand dollar fine against City Council member Steve Volan for delinquent …

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EcoReport – December 10, 2015

What’s in your water? The safety of the local water supply has been called into question in recent weeks. WFHB News Director Joe Crawford has more on that story for today’s EcoReport Feature. 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 …

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Fund Drive on EcoReport

WFHB Fund Drive is under way! 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 to foster open discussion of human relationships with nature and the Earth and to encourage you to take personal responsibility for the world in which we …

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Bring It On! – December 14, 2015

William Hosea and Amrita Myers welcome Jennifer Osterholt, BHA Executive Director and Amber Gress, BHA Administrative Director. PART ONE William Hosea and Amrita Myers welcome Jennifer Osterholt, and Amber Gress in the studio to discuss the day-to-day operations and philosophy of the Bloomington Housing Authority. The Bloomington Housing Authority was established in 1961 and the first development of affordable housing …

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