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11:08 am
Wed November 19, 2014

Congratulations Rachel Lewis Hilburn!!!

Congratulations to News Director Rachel Lewis Hilburn!!! This past weekend Rachel Lewis Hilburn was honored at the Associated Press and Radio Television Digital News Association of the Carolinas for Film in Wilmington for Best Series in the Carolinas. Her series explored the potential impact of loss of film incentives on the Cape Fear Region. Congratulations Rachel!

Commentaries
7:00 am
Tue November 18, 2014

Coney Island

Coney Island
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Commentator Shane Fernando recollects a visit to Coney Island and meeting the Great Fradini!

Commentator Shane Fernando is Director of the Humanities and Fine Arts Center at CFCC.  He lives with his partner in Historic Downtown Wilmington.

WHQR Commentaries don't necessarily reflect the views of WHQR Radio, its editorial staff, or its members.

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Midday Interviews - 11/14/14
1:53 pm
Fri November 14, 2014

Midday Interview: Daniel Metz on "Hide and Seek"

Alexa Doran

Daniel Metz is the producer, co-writer and one of the five actors in a new feature film called Hide and Seek. The film will be shown TONIGHT at 7 pm at Thalian Hall for Cucalorus. Born in Boston, Daniel currently lives in London with his wife Joanna Coates, who is director and also co-writer of the film. Hide and Seek follows four young people who flee the cynicism and financial pressures of the big city and establish their own commune in the country.

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Listeners share their views
7:26 am
Fri November 14, 2014

Friday Feedback for November 14, 2014

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Last week we aired a clip from a caller to CoastLine who complimented us on having a conservative on the show, and went on to say that he generally thought we were “90 percent liberal.” Listener Bo wrote:

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Midday Interviews - 11/13/14
3:21 pm
Thu November 13, 2014

Midday Interview: Rabbi Shuviel Ma'aravi and Josh Polak on Stone Soup Concerts

Susan Savia hosts a series called the Stone Soup Concerts. Her latest edition of Stone Soup features Rabbi Shuviel Ma'aravi and Josh Polak performing folk music from many traditions including Ladina, Chassidic, Sephardic, Celtic, American and contemporary folk. You can hear a sample of the Ladino song 'Alta, Alta Es La Luna' (High, High is the Moon) at the end of the interview.  They will be at B'nai Israel Synagogue TONIGHT at 7 pm (doors at 6:30 pm), 2601 Chestnut Street. Tickets are available at the door for $15.    

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Local
2:21 pm
Thu November 13, 2014

On the next CoastLine...The Role of the Special Use Permit and Economic Growth

The Special Use Permit has served as New Hanover County’s final word on which businesses can operate in the County…

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Midday Interviews - 11/12/14
1:33 pm
Thu November 13, 2014

Midday Interview: Kegan Dubar & Mike Thompson "It Takes Two, Take Two: Songs from the Silver Screen"

Thalian Association Community Theatre hosts a benefit concert called "It Takes Two, Take Two: Songs From the Silver Screen." It features great music from the movies, performed by adult and youth pairs in a wonderful collaboration. It was so successful last year (originally called "It Takes Two: Songs from the Great White Way), that creator/director Mike Thompson was inspired to stage something similar again. Mike was today's guest,  along with dancer and Youth Host Kegan Dubar; a junior at New Hanover County High School.

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Midday Interviews 11/11/14
1:14 pm
Thu November 13, 2014

Midday Interview: Susan M. Steadman and Elaine Nalee on "What Doesn't Kill Me"

A new theatre company, Outrageous Pelican Productions, presents its first show - a night of three one act plays -  called "What Doesn't Kill Me..."   Playwright and company co-founder (with Nicole Farmer) Susan M. Steadman and actress Elaine Nalee were today's guests. The show will run November 13-23 at Cape Fear Playhouse, 613 Castle Street. Performances are at 8 pm Thursday-Saturday, and 3 pm on Sundays. For tickets call 910. 367. 5273 or visit BigDawgProductions.org

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Local
3:34 pm
Wed November 12, 2014

CoastLine: The Complicated Psychology Behind Intimate Partner Violence

Cycle of abuse
Center for Family Violence Prevention

Investigations over alleged cases of domestic violence continue to populate newscasts on a near-daily basis. 

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Commentaries
12:20 pm
Wed November 12, 2014

Post-Halloween Perspective

Andy Wood
Andy Wood

Now that Halloween and our nation's mid-term elections are over, Commentator Andy Wood has some thoughts to share, about knowledge, relevance, and choosing global priorities.

Andy Wood is an author, ecologist, and award-winning environmental educator.  He has been sharing his natural history thoughts and observations on WHQR for 27 years. 

WHQR Commentaries don't necessarily reflect the views of WHQR Radio, its editorial staff , or its members.

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