Yolanda Vazquez speaks with Jana Davis, the Executive Director of Chesapeake Bay Trust, about the health of the Chesapeake Bay and programs for restoration. Also discussed is the need for students to have outdoor experiential learning.
Yolanda Vazquez talks with Robert Laybourn, President of Arlington Sports They discuss “ The Armed Forces Cycling Classic” that will take place June 9th and 10th in Arlington VA. For more information on the "The Armed Forces Cycling Classic", visit their website.
Yolanda Vazquez talks with Sarah Rogers, Executive Director for Heritage Montgomery. They discuss Heritage Days that will take place June 23rd & 24th countywide. For more information on Heritage Days and Heritage Montgomery, visit their website.
Yolanda Vazquez talks with Emily Wang Murphy, Co-Chair of Lawyers Have Heart. They discuss the 28th Annual Lawyers Have Heart 10K Race, 5k Run & Walk that will take place Saturday, June 9th at the Washington Habour at Georgetown , Washington DC. For more information 28th Annual Lawyers Have Heart 10K Race, 5k Run & Walk, visit their website.
Yolanda Vazquez talks with Mary-Claire Burick, President of the Rosslyn Business Improvement District. They discuss the organization and their mission to the community. For more information on the Rosslyn Business Improvement District, visit their website.
Yolanda Vazquez talks with Bruce Yamashita about his battle against institutional racial discrimination. Yamashita discusses the challenges and struggles of his journey and what he learned from his experience.
Yolanda Vazquez talks Daniel Wolk, Coordinator External Communications & Community Relations for Giant. They discuss the Giant National Capital Barbecue Battle that will take place Saturday, June 23rd and Sunday June 24th on Pennsylvania Avenue NW ( Between 3rd & 7th). For more information on the Giant National Capital Barbecue Battle, visit their website.
Yolanda Vazquez talks with Maryland State Delegate from District 43, Mary Washington. They discuss the 2018 Legislative Session and how it’s going. They also talks about Public Education Funding. For more information on Delegate Mary Washington, visit the General Assembly of Maryland website.
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Elena Russo talks with Tom Palermo, Chief Program Officer with CHIMES International. They discuss how they provide a network of services and supports for families and individuals with intellectual developmental disabilities. Also the details of the November 18th CHIMES Gala featuring Joan Jett and the Blackhearts. 10/25/17/
Yolanda Vazquez speaks with Sandra Kurtinitis, President of the Community College of Baltimore County (CCBC), about the Baltimore County College Promise Program. Also discussed is a “Last Dollar in Scholarship,” program.
Yolanda Vazquez speaks with Lieutenant Jeffrey Kloiber, Executive Officer for the Criminal Investigation Bureau for the Maryland State Police, about the opioid epidemic currently facing Baltimore. Also discussed are ways to prevent and combat addiction to opioid drugs. Follow on Facebook and Twitter.
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Recorded on 06/06/17.