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Old Time Radio - April 2018

In April WXXI Reachout Radio premieres episodes of the radio series X Minus One, which aired on NBC from 24 April 55 until 9 January 58 for a total of 124 episodes with one pilot or audition story. There was a revival of the series in 1973 when radio was attempting to bring back radio drama and it lasted until 1975. The show occupied numerous time slots through out its run in the 50's and thus was never able to generate a large following.

X Minus One was an extension of...

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This week's PODCASTS

Curiosity

The ASPCA explains the all-too-common problem of Separation Anxiety in dogs and gives us advice on how to deal with it.


Register-Star

When you strive to be the best in the world it takes a lot of hard work and dedication.  Hosts Nancy and Peter Torpey talk with Staci Manella who recently competed in four Alpine Skiing events at the PyeongChang Paralympic Games.  Staci talks about how she compensates for her visual limitations, prepared for the competition, and experienced the event. (In this photo Staci Mannella (USA) follows her guide Sadie de Baun as they compete in the alpine skiing visually impaired women's Super G during the Pyeongchang 2018 Paralympic games.)

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Feature: Kids and Teen Listening; Reviews: Children/Family Listening; Author Interview: Jason Reynolds

Just a little bit of help would make such a difference. In this program, you'll hear about audio description for our national parks' brochures, new help that is being offered by Google, Microsoft and Be My Eyes. And I'll include a few universal design tips. All of these topics will

provide just a little bit of help.

Articles from website Verywell  offer information on dementia and Alzheimer’s Disease including myths, personality changes and recognizing apathy.

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