Click & Listen to HOUR 1 (9 AM-10 AM): [audio:http://www.lance-erskine.com/audio/111212/lal-1.mp3]
Click & Listen to HOUR 2 (10 AM-11 AM): [audio:http://www.lance-erskine.com/audio/111212/lal-2.mp3]
Non-Profit Spotlight: Special Days Camps – Jim Carey, Executive Director – Since 1979, Special Days Camps has provide a safe and memorable camping opportunity in a medically supervised environment for children who have experienced cancer.
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Pet of the Week: Deb Kern, Humane Society of Huron Valley , along with Dean Erskine – Our Pet of the Week is actually a brother-sister “Perfect Pair” this week. Blackie & Cookie are adorable chihuahuas, whose family could no longer care for them. They would prefer a home without children under the age of 12 because they are really timid and shy. The foster reports that they are a little shy when meeting new people but warm up quickly and are true lap dogs! They are also crate trained and housetrained.
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Ann Arbor Chronicle: Ann Arbor Transit Moves Forward – Mary Morgan, Publisher, Ann Arbor Chronicle: Following the loss of support for the proposed countywide transit, AATA is now shoring up its service to the Ann Arbor area with increased service planned for the popular Route 5 (Packard Road from Ann Arbor to Ypsilanti.) Read the Chronicle report here. Mary also reports on last week’s meeting of the University of Michigan Board of Regents, including several planned renovations. The City of Ann Arbor’s Planning Commission is our Meeting to Watch this week. Mary tells us that the agenda includes a resolution in Support of Adopting the Ann Arbor Climate Action Plan. Make sure to read the Chronicle reports on that and other government and school board meetings to keep abreast of our elected officials.
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Around the Home: Roofing & Windows of the Future – Pete Nowakowski, Marketing & Communications Director, BRAG Ann Arbor; Mike Kearns, Founder, Kearns Brothers Inc. – With the new technology in windows and roofing, there are many advantages of upgrading your home. One new product developed by Dow are Powerhouse Shingles, which is a solar power generating roof shingle. We also learn about FiberCore Windows and Gutter Guards.
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Healthy Living: Thanksgiving Leftovers – Tina Miller, R.D. /Meijer Healthy Living Advisor – Turkey with all of the trimmings can be just as delicious as leftovers, but do you know how long each item keeps without spoiling? Storage life varies depending on the item. (Click the link to hear our interview, and read Tina’s blog here.)
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Travel Michigan: Thankful For These Thanksgiving Events : David Lorenz, Manager of Public & Industry Relations, Travel Michigan (a division of the Michigan Economic Development Council) – If you are looking for a little fun with the family over the upcoming turkey holiday, Michigan has a number of great events for you to enjoy.
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Damian On Design: Architects’ Own Homes – Gene Hopkins, HopkinsBurns Design Studio; Damian Farrell, Architect/Owner, Damian Farrell Design Group – Learn what architects do when it comes time to create their own abodes.
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Events This Week with Ann Arbor Observer’s Katie Whitney: Katie joins us with a snapshot of great events for you to enjoy around the Ann Arbor area. Click below to listen to our conversation, and visit the Observer’s website at www.arborweb.com and list your own events.
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