Elena Russo talks with Lidia Soto-Harmon, the Chief Executive Officer of the Girl Scouts Nation's Capital, about the "Raise Your Hand" initiative and getting girls outdoors. Also discussed is STEM and how Girl Scouts programs help empower girls.
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Elena Russo talks with Wayne Cole, Project Chair for the Federalsburg Lions Club. They discuss two events that the Federalsburg Lions Club will be part of. The first is Comcast Cares Day that will take place April 21st at Chamber Park in Federalsburg. The 2nd event is the Marchyhope Frogfest that will take place June 30th at the Federalsburg Marina Park. For more information, visit the Federalsburg Lions Club website.
Elena Russo talks with Pastor Martin Hutchinson from Camden Community Gardens. Camden Community Garden is for the Camden neighborhood. For teaching gardening, growing veggies, eating healthy, and community. For more information on Camden Community Gardens, visit their website.
Elena Russo talks with Lisa Nicholson McKinnon, the 2018- 2019 Teacher of the Year for Wicomico County Public Schools. They discuss her winning the award and how it feels. For more information on Teacher of the Year and Wicomico County Public Schools, visit the Wicomico County Public School website.
Elena Russo talks with Laraine Buck, Deputy Director for the Wicomico Department of Emergency Services. They discuss general preparedness during and emergency and the need for having a NOAA Weather Radio. For more information the Wicomico Department of Emergency Services. Visit their website.
Elena Russo talks with Joe Maciey, President for Round of a Lifetime. They discuss their mission, which is to create lasting memories for those suffering from congenital heart disease and their loved ones by providing the opportunity to play an unforgettable round of golf at a world-class course. They also talk about the 2018 ROAL Golf Classic that will take place May 5th at the back Creek Golf Club in Middletown, DE. For more information on Round of a Lifetime, visit their website.
Elena Russo talks with Jayme Hayes, President for the Junior Achievement of the Eastern Shore. They discuss the organization and their mission to the community. They also talk about the Delmarva Power Golf Tournament that will take place May 3rd at the Glen Riddle Golf Course, the War Admiral, Berlin, MD. For more information on the Delmarva Power Golf Tournament and Junior Achievement of the Eastern Shore, visit the website.
Yolanda Vazquez speaks with Maryland State Senator and Senate President from District 27, Mike Miller. They discuss the 2018 Legislative Session and how it’s going. They also discuss taxes and health care. For more information Senator Mike Miller, visit the General Assembly of Maryland website.
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Yolanda Vazquez speaks with Maryland State Delegate from District 37B, Chris Adams. They discuss the 2018 Legislative Session and how it's going. They also discuss Off Shore Winds Services. For more information on Delegate Chris Adams, visit the General Assembly of Maryland website.
Shelley Davis, Forest Preserve Foundation discusses how to utilize the thousands of acres of forest in Cook County. They provide paid internships for youth and support youth and family recreation & environmental education.
We have to do a better job of protecting our children. We can build up school security by employing more Student Resource Officers. These sworn officers with special training in mental health and other issues will be a preventive measure against school violence.