Commentaries

Thursday Commentary
4:22 pm
Mon October 16, 2006

Fall For Planting A Tree

When most people think of fall, they think of autumn leaves. But not commentator Barbara Sullivan, who thinks autumn is a perfect time to plant a tree.

The four she has in mid are: the winter blooming Camellia, Yoshino Cherry, Japanese Maple and the Dogwood.

Wilmington, NC – Barbara Sullivan lives and gardens in historic downtown Wilmington.

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Thursday Commentary
4:21 pm
Mon October 16, 2006

Bending Your Ear

We don't want to bend your ear, says commentator Nan Graham, we just want a couple of minutes to give you some tips on ear health.

Wilmington, NC – Nan Graham is our life-long southerner with a new website at www.nangraham.com.

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Thursday Commentary
9:20 am
Mon October 9, 2006

Portraits of Beauty and Pain

Commentator Ede Baldridge recently visited a Wilmington art exhibit where beauty and pain come together in unforgettable faces.

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

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Thursday Commentary
4:23 pm
Sun October 8, 2006

Migration of the Monarch Butterfly

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Commentator Andy Wood was recently on the road traveling to and from a small rocky island off the coast of Maine when he witnessed monarch butterflies in the midst of their annual migration.

Wilmington, NC – Andy Wood is education director for Audubon North Carolina.

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Thursday Commentary
2:04 pm
Fri October 6, 2006

Filling In The Gaps

Just recently architects unveiled designs for new housing in Wilmington. This project lead commentator Charles Boney to remind us about the importance of architecture in a "neighborhood's smile."

Wilmington, NC – Charles Boney and his family are happy to live in the historic district of downtown Wilmington.

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Thursday Commentary
11:08 am
Fri October 6, 2006

Time to Compost

It's that time of year, not only for pumpkin carving, but as commentator Barbara Sullivan reminds us, it's time to make that compost pile.

Wilmington, NC – Barbara Sullivan lives and gardens in historic downtown Wilmington.

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Monday Commentary
2:21 pm
Thu October 5, 2006

Cameron's New Chandelier Causing Controversy

Dixon Stedler's 'Annual'

A gynecologically-themed new purchase by the Cameron Art Museum is raising eyebrows among some of its members.

Wilmington, NC – Some art patrons think the Cameron?s latest work should have stayed in the doctor?s office, and they?re making their views known to the museum.

Museum director Deborah Velders? first purchase for the museum?s collection, a piece titled Annual, is a chandelier made in part from gynecological instruments.

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Monday Commentary
11:27 am
Thu October 5, 2006

Weaving Experience Into Art

Stedler and Brawley searching for scrap wire.

Earlier this year, the Cameron Art Museum offered two young Wilmington artists their first museum show. The result opens this Friday as part of the new exhibition Weave. WHQR's Megan Williams joined the artists earlier this summer, to follow the process of their creation...

Wilmington, NC – Supply shopping for Wilmington artists Dan Brawley and Dixon Stedler requires work gloves, wire cutters and an innocent smile.

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Thursday Commentary
2:01 pm
Fri September 29, 2006

Say It Ain't So

Sometimes our information pool is polluted by misinformation, and what you think you know, just isn't so, says commentator Nan Graham

Wilmington, NC – Nan Graham's In A Magnolia Minute is available in bookstores or online at www.nangraham.com.

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Thursday Commentary
4:12 pm
Tue September 19, 2006

Planning Ahead

Garden commentator Barbara Sullivan says there's nothing more important than planning ahead.

Wilmington, NC –
Barbara Sullivan lives and gardens in downtown Wilmington

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