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4:13 pm
Thu January 5, 2006

The Joy of Conroy

Wilmington, NC – Nan Graham is our life-long southerner, and Pat Conroy will be at Thalian Hall on Friday, January 20th.

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National
2:31 pm
Thu January 5, 2006

Bob Edwards' New Voice

Host Bob Edwards

A familiar voice rejoins public airwaves in early January with the debut of "Bob Edwards Weekend." WHQR's Megan Williams spoke with the former NPR Morning Edition host from his studio at XM satellite radio in Washington, DC.

An extended version of this interview can be found under Megan Williams Features.

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9:04 am
Thu January 5, 2006

The Joy of Pat Conroy

Author Pat Conroy is coming to Wilmington and you don't want to miss him, says commentator Nan Graham.

Wilmington, NC – Nan Graham is our life-long southerner, and Pat Conroy will be at Thalian Hall on Friday, January 20th.

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Theatre
10:24 am
Wed January 4, 2006

Theatrical History in Thalian's Attic

This winter's production of "A Christmas Carol" brought back into regular use Thalian Hall's fabled thunder roll. Before the show, WHQR's Megan Williams got a behind the scenes look at this relict of theatre history.

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3:07 pm
Tue January 3, 2006

Huey's Children's Museum

The new Children's Museum is getting ready to open, and as commentator Ede Baldridge found there is indeed an elephant in the room.

Wilmington, NC – Ede Baldridge writes about memorable people and places in the southeast.

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1:19 pm
Tue January 3, 2006

Huey's Children's Museum

The new Children's Museum is getting ready to open and as commentator Ede Baldridge found, there is indeed an elephant in the room.

Wilmington, NC – Ede Baldridge writes about memorable people and places in the southeast.

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Theatre
1:35 pm
Sun January 1, 2006

Arts Fundraising in a Year of Disasters

The end of the year means the end of 2005's tax write-offs. As they got ready to enter 2006, many non-profit organizations rushed to convince donors to make one last, tax-deductible donation. WHQR's Megan Williams checked in with local arts organization about how their fundraising went last year.

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Arts
10:51 am
Fri December 30, 2005

Linda Lavin's Evening of Introspection

Actress, singer, and Wilmington transplant Linda Lavin's long career started in New York dives, took her to sitcom fame, and is now summed up in her show, "The Song Remembers When," an evening of music and anecdotes. She sat down with WHQR's Megan Williams to talk about creating the show.

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Local Interest
12:21 pm
Wed December 28, 2005

Funding the Arts

Wilmington, NC – Support for local arts and cultural programming comes from WHQR members, and Landfall Foundation, an organization of residents who support projects enhancing health, education and the arts in New Hanover, Brunswick and Pender Counties.

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Local Interest
3:06 pm
Wed December 21, 2005

The Perfect Christmas

Wilmington, NC – The goal for most parents is to deliver a perfect Christmas to their children. Good luck, says commentator David Hill.

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