Elena Russo talks with Danny Phillips from the Town of Federalsburg. They discuss the 17th Annual Soap Box Derby that will take place June 2nd in Federalsburg. For more information on the Soap Box Derby visit their Facebook Page.
Hosted by: Elena RussoProduced by: Beltway Newsmakers Team
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.
Elena Russo speaks with Pat “Irish” Mahoney, Mayor of the Town of Chesapeake Beach. He discusses the upcoming events throughout the holiday season.
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Recorded on 11/13/17.
Phillip Hunter is a native of Selma, Alabama. He was part of the Civil Rights Marches (including Bloody Sunday) from Selma to Montgomery, Alabama. Thousands of people, including Mr. Hunter, marched alongside Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. to express their outrage at Governor George Wallace and local governmental agencies in denying Blacks the right to vote. Mr. Hunter’s actions, along with thousands of “Foot Soldiers”, consisting of young students, adults, ministers and people of good will (Black and White), helped facilitate the passage of the Voting Right Act of 1965.
Yolanda Vazquez speaks with Ingrid Lofgren, the Director of the Homeless Youth Initiative from the Homeless Persons Representation Project, about the aspirations of the organization and the recent Ending Youth Homelessness Act.
Yolanda Vazquez talks with Lisa Picker, Director of Communications for the Carroll County Public Library. They discuss the Summer Discovery Reading Program, the Dessert and Discourse Speaker Series, and other programs the Carroll County Public Libraries offer. For more information on the Carroll County Public Libraries and all their programs, visit their website.