WHFR News

1-16-17, Noon to 2 PM: SPECIAL MLK JR. DAY Programs

Noon to 1 PM: "Democracy Now," with host Amy Goodman--a tribute to Martin Luther King. Jr., American civil rights activist.
1 to 2 PM: Humankind (humanmedia.org) production: "Teaching Nonviolence"--a path to peace!

1-12-17, 4PM-7PM:2017 The Seatbelts on Live From Studio J

Host Scott Boatright. Listen Thursday afternoon. I will be playing lot's of great local music as always. From 5-6, I am very excited to present a live performance from the Seatbelts! They have a new record out, and the members of the band bring decades of experience in playing good old Detroit style Rock N' Roll!

1-10-17, 1PM - 2PM: 2017 Homelessness Marathon Preview with Founder Jeremy Alderson & Local Pastor Rani Abdulmasih

The 2017 Homelessness Marathon runs 7pm - 11pm, Thursday, January 19 right here on WHFR. Broadcasting from Washington DC, the marathon airs the day before the 2017 inaguration. Get a preview of this year's event on IMPACT! the show about individuals and groups making a positive difference in the community. The Homelessness Marathon's founder, Jeremy Alderson, joins host Lynn along with Pastor Rani Abdulmasih discussing national homelessness and homelessness in the Arabic community Tuesday, January 10 at 1pm. Remember, if you miss the broadcast, you can always catch the podcast on whfr.fm.

1-3-17, 1-2 PM: TUESDAY FORUM--"We Are Not Alone"

John Ventre, multi-State Director for the Mutual UFO Network, joins host David Twichell to discuss his latest book "The UFOLOGIST: The Haunting of John Ventre." John is an occasional columnist for 7 different UFO magazines and has made numerous televised appearances, including on the Anderson Cooper show. Remember after the broadcast this show is available as a podcast from this website: click on Talk Shows--Tuesday Forum--(select date).

12-27-16, 1-2 PM: FORUM--Kwanzaa Special!

Beginning yesterday, Kwanzaa celebrates African-American traditions for a week, and WHFR is featuring a special celebration of the those traditions and music in "A Season's Griot 2016," from National Public Radio. This show will also be available as a podcast from this website--for listening anytime after broadcast: click on Talk Shows--Tuesday Forum--select date.

10 AM, 12-24-16 thru 10 AM, 12-26-16: WHFR's Winter Season Celebration

Every year, the WHFR staff records a variety of special shows celebrating all of the winter season holidays: Christmas, Hanukkah, the Winter Solstice, Kwanzaa, the New Year--and WHFR's birthday! (We are beginning our 32nd year!) This is our gift to you, our WHFR listeners (and to our staff who deserve a break as we wrap another wonderful year). Enjoy!

12-20-16, 1-2 PM: Tuesday Forum--SPECIAL SHOW: "Philosophy Talk"

Here is a challenging episode of "Philosophy Talk," whose current shows are featured on WHFR every Thursday from 3-4 PM: "Will Innovation Kill Us?" Past innovations are arguably the main reason for many of our current predicaments, which in turn creates a further need to innovate to solve those problems. So is innovation – and our obsession with it – ultimately a force for good or ill?

12-13-16; Dearborn Rotary on IMPACT! at 1 PM

Did you know the Dearborn Rotary foundation is celebrating its 100th anniversary? Find out about the Foundation's work, Rotary Club projects, and programs which benefit kids, along with Roteract which involves college students. Tune in Tuesday, December 13 at 1pm when Lynn speaks with Regan Ford on IMPACT! the show about individuals and groups making a positive difference in the community. Remember, if you miss the broadcast, you can always catch the podcast on whfr.fm. Just go to Tuesday talk, and select the date 12/13/2016.

12-6-16, 1-2 PM: Tuesday Forum--"We Are Not Alone"

Bill Murphy, Board Member of the J. Allen Hynek Center for UFO Studies and a former State Director for Michigan MUFON, will join host David Twichell and discuss cornerstone UFO cases like the 1953 Kinchloe AFB UFO case at Kinross in Michigan’s Upper Peninsula, where the plane and pilot that were scrambled to intercept the bogey disappeared and have never been found to this day. Remember this show will be archived on this website as a podcast immediately after broadcast, for listening anytime: click on Talk Shows--Tuesday Forum--(select date).

12-1-16, 4-7 P.M: "Live From Studio J" Bogart Live, Stirling Interview, Eugene Strobe.

Host Scott Boatright. Listen to the the new Live from Studio J show (formerly Motor Live Drive @5). Live from 5-6 will be the indie rock sounds from the Band Bogart, who will be playing @ P.J.s Lager House Friday. Also interviews with the one and only Stirling, we will talking about his upcoming birthday celebration Dec. 10th at the Tangent Gallery, and Eugene Strobe of Cosmic Light Shapes, discussing their new release "Nebula" and their release party Friday at the U.F.O.Factory.