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Tampa Bay Area Transit System on the Sustainable Living Program

On Monday’s Sustainable Living Program we talked about our Tampa Bay Area Transit System. Our guests were Marco Sandusky, Director of Government and Community Relations for Hillsborough Area Regional Transit Authority (HART); Michael Case, Principal Planning and Project Manager for Tampa Bay Area Regional Transportation Authority (TBARTA); and Bob Lasher, External Affairs Officer for Pinellas… Read more »

Gaining Your Independence on Morning Energy

We are on the heels of Independence Day which means there will be a lot of events and festivities happening around the country to celebrate the birth of American independence. However, gaining America’s independence was no easy task. The cost was sacrifices, war and death. On Morning Energy we are going to spend time exploring… Read more »

Women’s Show 6/29 – Divided We Stand with author Marjorie Spruill

The polarization of American politics is stunning and has almost reached the point of ineffectiveness… The election of Trump justifies the question – has the political process collapsed totally?  The 4th of July is coming – patriotism and history abound, but what are we missing?  Is it big money?  Is it the warring military industrial… Read more »

Todd Rundgren Birthday Fun on Surface Noise

Listeners to the show are familiar with the Weekly Todd. This week, instead of one song, you get a whole set of Todd! Plus, Rundgren reveals to DJ Lounge Laura Taylor the reason his fans think “Todd is God!” That’s this Wednesday, June 28, 6-8pm.

“Public Service Day” on Morning Energy

June 23rd is Public Service Day. It is a global holiday that was founded by the United Nation. The first Public Service Day was held on June 23, 2003. In addition to doing our part to celebrate this day, we will also be spending time discussing the value of “service” in other areas of our… Read more »

Our strange and beautiful RayZilla

But I’m a happy, happy guy, as my brain begins to fry… Ray Villadonga, RayZilla to his listeners, walked the Tampa walk, not only or merely or even mostly the Tampa of downtown skyscrapers, gated communities, malls and traffic.  His Tampa seesawed between the cafecitos of Ybor and the feasts of West Tampa. His bass… Read more »

Juneteenth Sustainable Education and Cooking on Sustainable Living

On the Juneteenth WMNF Sustainable Living Program we talked about food, cooking and helping others.  Our guests were Hal and Liza Bailstein, co-founders of the non-profit Illumi-Nation Project. Liza also teaches healthy cooking to inner-city children at the Academy Prep in St. Petersburg.  Halimat Ajibade, a 20 year old woman interested in nutrition, farming and… Read more »

“Celebrating Fathers” on Morning Energy

Father’s Day means different things to different people, depending on what your relationship is with your father “now” or in the “past”.  And although some of you may have fathers that have disappointed you, especially if they chose not to be a part of your life.  Hopefully for those fathers who will be tuning in… Read more »