Portsmouth Community Radio News

Portsmouth At Large – Monday – July 12th – 9 to 10 am – Guest: Bess Palmisciano of “Rain for the Sahel and Sahara”

[caption id="attachment_315" align="aligncenter" width="168" caption="Bess Palmisciano"][/caption] In 2000, Newmarket resident Bess Palmisciano went as a tourist to Niger.  There she was impressed with resilience of the Nigerian peoples, a nomadic tribe who have developed complex societies in harmony with the Sahara desert near and in which they live. Facing the difficulties of drought and the modern world, these peoples have struggled to survive while maintaining their traditions and providing education for their children.  Wanting to help, Bess began Rain for the Sahel...

Details

Seacoast Business Connection – Monday – July 12th – Noon to 1 pm – Host:Mark Miller Guest: Corey Johnson

[caption id="attachment_310" align="aligncenter" width="155" caption="Corey Johnson - Today's guest on "Seacoast Business Connection""]   [/caption] Today at 12:00 Mark Miller will be interviewing Corey Johnson who is part of Clean Air-Cool Planet Fellowship program. He's in collaboration with the Portsmouth Chamber of Commerce this summer and reaching out to Portsmouth Business. Check out the link and we'll talk to you at noon. http://www.portsmouthchamber.org/green.cfm Listen live locally at 106.1 fm or streaming online at www.wscafm.org and click on "Listen Now" at the top...

Details

The Free Speech Zone – DJ Big Brother – Sunday – July 11th – 7 to 8 pm

Tune in to The Free Speech Zone on Sunday night July 11th at 7 pm to hear a July 7th Bonnie Faulkner/Guns and Butter interview with Webster Tarpley titled: Obama Plans Lame Duck Sell-Out of  Social Security. The interview covers The Financial Reform Bill,  including The Consumer Financial Protection Bureau; the National Commission on Fiscal Responsibility and Reform, more popularly  known as the White House Deficit Commission, the Austerity Commission, or the Peterson Commission; the G20 meeting in Toronto and...

Details

Stage Door – Saturday – July 10th – 8 – 10 am – Host: April Mulkern Guest: Cathy Sununu

  This Saturday July 10th on "Stage Door" 8AM-10AM I will be interviewing Cathy Sununu, the Director of the Portsmouth Museum of Fine Art. We will be discussing the Museum's recent Staged Reading of Yasmina Reza's play "Art" which was also a collaboration with the New Hampshire Theatre Project.  We will also be chatting about Art and its relation to Theater as well as her thoughts on the New Hampshire Arts community. I will be playing some exciting performance poetry....

Details

The Free Speech Zone – Sunday – July 4th – 7 to 8 pm – with dj Big Brother

Tune in to The Free Speech Zone tonight at 7 pm to hear a June 16th Bonnie Faulkner/Guns and Butter interview with Dr. Michael Hudson titled: Europe's Financial Class War Against Labor, Industry and Government. Dr. Hudson says the economic crisis in Europe was largely created by predatory lending and the European Central Bank's stranglehold on the Eurozone. He also discusses how foreign banks have decimated Greece's social structure; the Latvian plan as a model for the rest of Europe; Marx's...

Details

Don’t Dis’ My Ability – Tuesday – June 29th – 4 to 4:30 pm – Guest:

Alan Wilbar-poet, singer, playwright will be our guest Tuesday. He  was down rigging a circus tent for a Kenny Rogers performance twenty years ago when he fell 47 feet hitting various objects along the way. He will talk about his long on-going recovery and his travels presenting his one man play, "The Learning Man" Join hosts Ronnie, John, and Ali in this very unique program that reminds everyone "It is not what you can't do, but what you can do."...

Details

Portsmouth at Large – Monday – June 28th – 9 – 10 am – Guest: Valerie Rochon – Tourism Manager GPCC

Portsmouth is a city whose charms are well known to all of us--and whose charms are becoming known world-round.  Tomorrow we'll talk with Valerie Rochon from the Greater Portsmouth Chamber of Commerce whose job as the new Tourism Manager is to spread the word about the wonders of our city to people near and far--and in so doing, she helps each of us and our local economy. Tune in to Portsmouth At Large with hosts Liz Wright, Valerie Chriske Smith...

Details

Seacoast Business Connection – Monday – June 28th – Noon to 1 pm – Guest: Rich Middleton

Today Grant Sanborn is bringing in guest Rich Middleton to Seacoast Business Connection. Rich, a veteran in the insurance business, has just started a company to support independent agents. You don't want to miss this story of entrepreneurship. Tune in locally at 106.1 FM or streaming online at www.wscafm.org and click on the "Listen Now" button.

Details

The Free Speech Zone – Sunday – June 27th – 7 to 8 pm – with dj Big Brother

Tune in to The Free Speech Zone tonight to hear three segments about oil and water.  First: 60 Days Next Year a short 2004 radio play by Chip Haynes, author of Peak of the Devil: 100 Questions (and answers) about Peak Oil.  Second:  In Deep Water, a June 17, 2010, Al Jazeera English Faultlines Documentary (audio of video) about the Gulf oil spill and erosion in the wetlands from industry canals and pipelines, and the health problems blamed on contaminated air and...

Details