Producer/Host: Dr. John Hunt
Producers: Hazel Stark & Joe Horn
Host: Hazel Stark
Why a group of American crows is called a “murder” is, perhaps, anyone’s guess, for this term is so old it is chronicled in fairytales and folklore. As such, there are many colorful rationales for this grim name that all seem to stem from the fact that crows are opportunistic scavengers, so wherever there is death, there is often a group of crows not too far off.
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Producer/Host: Anu Dudley
Production Assistance: Joel Mann
Producer/Host: Tim Hagney
Producer/Host: Phelan Gallagher
Poetry, Piano and Vocal Performance, recorded at the Word, the Blue Hill Literary Arts Festival, October 2019, Blue Hill, Maine. Features Poet Richard Blanco, Pianist and Composer Paul Sullivan, and Vocalist Rose Upton
Synopsis from the Word Festival website “This festival highlight performance is the premiere of an original, collaborative work created just for the Word festival. This performance piece will explore its creators’ immigrant roots—Paul Sullivan’s Irish heritage and Blanco’s from Cuba. Vocalist Rose Upton, originally from Orland, will sing as well.”
Producer/Host: Rob McCall
Production Assistance: Rebecca McCall
A League of Women Voters presentation. Recorded in November 2019 by Linda Washburn. Lightly edited by Amy Browne.
**PLEASE NOTE: There are some audio quality issues during the introduction, which lasts a few minutes. Bear with us, as they resolve as soon as Maulian Dana starts speaking.
Producer/Host: Jim Campbell
The online holiday shopping season is upon us once again, and that means being a little extra careful in what we do online to avoid the very unpleasant consequences of identity theft and, maybe, to even think about using some alternatives to big online services like Google or Facebook. For a couple of alternative possibilities to maybe explore, take a look at: