Deadline Now l 2012 July Aug Sept

  • Views: 46 Deadline Now: Preparing for a Disaster

    Friday, September 21, 2012 at 8:30 p.m.

    Extreme weather, industrial accidents, terrorist attacks -- how prepared is our state and region for an emergency? What can we, as private citizens, do to withstand an emergency? Nancy Dragani, Executive Director of the Ohio Emergency Management Agency, and Joe Walter, Director of the Lucas County Emergency Management Agency, are this week's guests.

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  • Views: 360 Deadline Now: Anti-Bullying Efforts in Our Schools

    Friday, September 7, 2012

    In recent years, most of us have become aware of the how serious bullying can be in our schools. But for gay, lesbian, bi-sexual and transgendered students, the situation can be far worse. What can we do about the problem?

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  • Views: 134 Deadline Now: Urban Agriculture

    Friday, August 31, 2012 at 8:30 p.m.

    Urban agriculture is tranforming blight into beauty as abandoned properties are converted into community gardens and farms, producing a bounty of fruits, vegetables, honey, eggs, fish and more healthful foods. One of the largest efforts is Hantz Farms Detroit. Closer to home, Toledo GROWs is the community gardening outreach program of Toledo Botanical Garden.

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  • Views: 147 Deadline Now: Ohio Board of Regents Chancellor Jim Petro

    Ohio Board of Regents Chancellor Jim Petro

    August 24, 2012 at 8:30 p.m.

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  • Views: 57 Deadline Now: U.S. Congresswoman Marcy Kaptur

    Friday, August 10, 2012

    Toledo's Marcy Kaptur (D-Ohio's 9th Congressional District) has been in the House of Representatives longer than any other woman now serving. She's heavily favored to win reelection in November

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  • Views: 115 Deadline Now: Court Appointed Special Advocates

    Friday, July 20, 2012 at 8:30 p.m.

    In Spanish, casa means house. but when it comes to abused and neglected children, CASA often means their best shot at a new life. CASA is an acronym for Court Appointed Special Advocates. Locally, this nonprofit organization of volunteers works with Lucas County juvenile judges to ensure that children are best represented in court. Judith Leb, an attorney who has workd for years as a recruiter for CASA, and Carol Martin, the director of the local CASA program, are this week's guests.

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  • Views: 125 Deadline Now: Michigan Supreme Court Justice Marilyn Kelly

    Friday, July 13 at 8:30 p.m.

    A bipartisan task co-chaired by Michigan Supreme Court Justice Marilyn Kelly has issued a study that includes recommendations to reform the Court and re-establish public trust. The Honorable Marilyn Kelly joins Jack Lessenberry to discuss reform in the Michigan's high court.

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