Archive for April 2014

Family and Youth Casting Call

April 30, 2014 - 03:07 PM
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Teresa Rodriguez, the chief of Aquatic Resource Education for the District Department of the Environment, came on the show to tell us about the Family and Youth Casting Call.

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Funk Parade

April 30, 2014 - 03:02 PM
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Chris Naoum, the co-founder of Funk Parade, Mazi Mutafa, the executive director of Words, Beats & Life, and Will Rast, the founder of Funk Ark, came on the show to talk about Funk Parade, taking place on U Street this Saturday.

 

 

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Running of the Chihuahuas

April 30, 2014 - 02:40 PM
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Jennifer Currie from On Tap Magazine and Kristina Robertson from Karing by Kristina came on the show to tell us more about the 3rd Annual Running of the Chihuahuas. They were joined by a chihuahua champion named Gabby!

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National Harbor Wine and Food Festival

April 30, 2014 - 02:33 PM
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Greg Nivens, the organizer of the Seventh Annual National Harbor Wine and Food Festival, joined us to tell us more about the event, happening May 3rd and 4th. He also gave us an exclusive preview of one of the vertical tastings happening at the festival!

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National Honesty Day

April 30, 2014 - 02:26 PM
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Communication and Honesty Expert Steven Gaffney joined us to discuss how to be more honest, and to answer questions about being honest in tricky situations.

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Cole Bros. Circus celebrates 130 years!

April 29, 2014 - 05:13 PM
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The Cole Bros. Circus will be in town this week. Lew-E the clown was here to give us a preview. And he showed us some cool tricks!

 

 

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A Taco Throw Down

April 29, 2014 - 05:10 PM
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And to celebrate, Chef Victor Albisu from Taco Bamba, was here to show us some simple, party friendly Mexican dishes you can try at home.

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Witching Hours

April 29, 2014 - 05:04 PM
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It's when everything needs to get done in such a short period of time. You know the routine: getting dinner ready and cleaned up, getting the kids bathed and off to bed. With such a small amount of energy left after a long day, how do you survive? Life coach for moms and owner of KAO Coaching, Katie O'Brien was here with a few pointers.

 

 

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Buying in Bulk: Deal or No Deal

April 29, 2014 - 05:00 PM
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For certain products, you might get a better deal at a grocery store than at a warehouse. Regina Novickis, a savings expert at promotionalcodes.com, was here to tell us where to buy your summer necessities. And she put us to the test!

 

 

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One Day Without Shoes

April 29, 2014 - 04:53 PM
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The goal is to raise awareness about the importance of providing shoes for every child. To find out more about the event and the cause, we talked to one of Tom's Shoes giving partners, the International Relief and Development. Igor Samac, the Senior President at IRD was here to explain more.

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Our Daily Bread 30th Anniversary Event

April 28, 2014 - 02:19 PM
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Shelia Dixon, the community outreach manager for Our Daily Bread, came on the show to tell us about their 30th anniversary art show. Artist Julia Choe joined her to create a painting. Julia's work will be on display at the show on Friday.

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Cooking with local, seasonal produce

April 28, 2014 - 02:13 PM
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Oliver Friendly, the executive chef at Eat and Smile Catering, came on the show to teach us how to make a few dishes with local, seasonal produce. Eat and Smile is the first locally-sourced catering company in DC.

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The Wizards in the playoffs

April 28, 2014 - 02:08 PM
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Nkeshi Free from Sideline Pass came on the show to talk about the Wizards' performance in the playoffs so far.

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White House Correspondents' Fashion

April 25, 2014 - 03:31 PM
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And we all know how difficult it can be to find that perfect dress that does not break the bank. So how about renting your look? Style Expert Lauren Rothman was here with some great options!

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Amanda Boxtel joined us on set!

April 25, 2014 - 03:26 PM
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And today we had one woman's incredible story. Amanda Boxtel is the Executive Director of the Bridging Bionics Foundation. She is paralyzed, and was here to tell us how she uses technology to help her walk again.

 

 

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National Pretzel Day

April 25, 2014 - 03:09 PM
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Tomorrow is National Pretzel Day and we had Synder's of Hanover Pretzel Spokesperson, Heather Woolford here to tell us how we can celebrate the holiday.

 

 

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Take Your Daughters and Sons to Work Day

April 25, 2014 - 03:02 PM
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We had lots of kids visiting us today for a special event called "A Day At the Movies." And Kellye Lynn's very own super star was here is studio. Her daughter Chloe joined us on set.

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14-year-old entrepreneur raises money for Tigerlily Foundation

April 25, 2014 - 02:22 PM
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Gabrielle Jordan, an author, jewelry designer, and youth ambassador for the Tigerlily Foundation, came on the show to talk about her initiative to raise $3,000 in three days for the Tigerlily Campaign.

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Cocktails with fresh vegetables

April 25, 2014 - 02:21 PM
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Juan Coronado, the cocktail innovator for ThinkFoodGroup, joined us on the show to whip up a few cocktails made with vegetables that can be found in local gardens this season.

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Smithsonian's Fossil Hall closing for renovation

April 25, 2014 - 02:21 PM
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Brian Huber, the chair of the Department of Paleobiology and the curator for Planktic Foraminifera, came on the show to discuss the weekend long dinosaur celebration before the closing of Fossil Hall for a five-year renovation.

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