The Alzheimer’s Association works on a global, national, and local level to enhance care and support for all those affected by Alzheimer’s and other dementias. Join host Betty as she interviews its leaders. For more information: www.alz.org. Not available to hear the broadcast?--you can listen to its podcast form this website anytime immediately afterwards: click on Talk Shows--Tuesday Forum--(select date).
Get your (motorcycle's) motor runnin'. Head out on the highway -- and ride 50 miles to help kids with brain tumors! Lynn speaks with Susan and Danny Featheringill about this year's Michigan Ride for Kids, to take place on Sunday, August 24. Find out how you can be part of this year's event as a rider or a volunteer. Remember, if you can't catch the broadcast, you can listen anytime afterwards to the podcast from this website: click on Talk Shows--Tuesday Forum--(select date).
For the details that you just can't easily get about the local results of the August 5th Primary Election, this episode of the WHFR Journal deserves your time, with hosts Jay Korinek and Terence Tyson adding analysis to the facts. (We believe the Why and How are as important as the What & Who) Miss the broadcast? Listen to the podcast from this website: click on Talk Shows--WHFR Journal--(select date).
Host David Twichell speaks with Denise David Williams, a Hollywood film producer who has worked on numerous box office hits over the years. Today, she is the President and Producer of MakeMagic Productions in Las Angeles, CA, where she is in the pre-production stages of a film about the life and work of the late Dr. John Mack of Harvard University and the trials and tribulations that he went through in an attempt to convince his colleagues (and the world at large) that alien abduction is a real phenomenon to be dealt with on the professional level.
Come by the WHFR tent at the 35th Annual Dearborn Homecoming festival. Homecoming takes place at Ford Field in West Dearborn off of Monroe Street north of Michigan Ave. WHFR's tent is across from the Carnival area near the covered bridge. WHFR has lots of purged CDs and LPs for a $1 donation each plus 45s 2 for $1. There will be logo items for sale as well. WHFR will be breaking in during the normal broadcast throughout to weekend to update everyone on events taking place at Homecoming. Stop by the WHFR tent anytime between 11am and 8pm Friday, Saturday and Sunday. For more information listen to WHFR or check out the official Dearborn Homecoming Website: http://www.cityofdearborn.org/homecoming
Another great look at how local non-profit organizations are making a difference--for the better! Host Lynn Grunst interviews Sandy Boulton about the latest news and events at the Dearborn Animal Shelter. Remember you can listen to this show anytime after broadcast, too, from this website: click on Talk Shows--Tuesday Forum--(select date).
Seminal Detroit rocker Liz Larin releases the much-awaited , in time to build an anthem that rocks the rest of 2014. Tune in Thursday, July 17, at 5pm, as Liz travels musically from Press to present. From 313, to 213, and back again.
WHFR will be at 22nd Annual Concert of Colors Festival on Saturday July 12 and Sunday July 13. WHFR will be broadcasting acts performing on the Diversity Stage in the Music Box of the Max M. Fischer Music Center located at 3711 Woodward in Detroit’s Midtown area. We will also have a table passing out WHFR information and have a limited amout of WHFR merchandise for sale. Come down to Concert of Colors or listen this weekend. Below is a list of acts performing on the Diversity Stage (after the page break). For more information about Concert of Colors go to: http://www.concertofcolors.com/
Host Tom Wilson takes it to the highest level you're going to get: Moog Synthesizer co-inventor Herb Deutsch signs on for a live interview! Appearing at The Henry Ford Museum's Maker Faire to celebrate 50 years of the Moog, Mr. Deutsch carries a torch that Tom is only too glad to fan. Hear insight as to original development. But best of all, hear great music, as only WHFR can bring it.
While "Dearborn Heights News & Views" is on hiatus, on the second Tuesday of the month, WHFR presents two recent "Sierra Club Radio" shows: Books and more for a green holiday weekend, including Paul Loeb talking about the new edition of his book, The Impossible Will Take a Little While. Remember, if you can't catch the broadcast, you can listen anytime afterwards directly from this website: click on Talk Shows--Tuesday Forum--(select date).