Being There For Others – on Morning Energy

Over the last few days many from around the world have honored the victims of last Friday’s Paris Attack with a moment of silence…And at the Bataclan Theater where many lost their lives, Flowers, candles and tributes covered the pavements. There were also makeshift memorials growing around the world from Bangkok in Thailand to New… Read more »

Olivia Romano on the Monday Traffic Jam Nov 23rd

Tune in to a special edition of the Monday Traffic Jam with your host Bobbie Dusenberry and singer songwriter Olivia Romano.  Not only will she play live for you, but she will also pick out some music.  What will this charming 17 year old play for you?  Tune in between 3:30 – 6:00 to find out!… Read more »

Curiosity is Provoked by Artist’s Wrapped Palm Trees

Ripley’s Believe it or Not just couldn’t. News stations around the country had another #FloridaMan story.  Bloggers mentioned that it was pretty tame by Floriduh standards. Neighbors worried about his trees. Artist Piotr Janowski made headlines when he wrapped his rental house, and its adjacent palm trees, in heavy duty aluminum foil earlier this year…. Read more »

New Music in WMNF’s Hot Box

New in the Hot Box (the Hot Box is the stack of cds the music department wants to highlight throughout the week for listeners)  New Order – Music Complete –   the long time alt-rock band proceeds without founding bassist Peter Hook and the results are getting strong reviews, with  Mixmag‍ ’s  describing the record as… Read more »

What Is War? Polite Behavior? Zuzu! on Life Elsewhere

“War, what is it good for?” That question came to mind as we observed Veterans Day. Then, as if on cue, a rag-tag assortment of bloviators, claiming they want to be commander in chief, lazily spewed out the usual rhetoric of a bigger, better more powerful military. “Winning! We’ll win any war through might!” is the standard… Read more »

Ethical Fishing

On 11/9/15’s WMNF Sustainable Living Program the topic was Ethical Fishing in West Central Florida. Our guests were Libby Carnahan, an Extension Agent for our University of Florida IFAS Florida Sea Grant Extension Program; Emily Muehlstein, the Fisheries Outreach Specialist with the Gulf Fisheries Management Council; and David Rieumont, fisherman and publisher for the OnLine Fisherman. Our… Read more »

New in WMNF’s Hot Box

These are this week’s new entries in WMNF’s Hot Box – current new releases that we love.  Hear them on WMNF. Israel Nash  – Silver Season With crunchy, rootsy songs featuring a high voiced singer,  Israel Nash is often compared to Neil Young – and that’s not a bad thing.   The new release deftly… Read more »