Sunday Morning Wake-up Call

Rick Moore hosts The Wake-up Call every Sunday morning from 11:00 to 12:00. Tune in for a deeper look into local news stories and the happening of our community.

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Wake Up Call: Future of Route 29

July 27 2014, 12:46pm
Categories: Sunday Morning Wake Up Call

On the  July 27th Wake Up Call, Rick is joined by Sean Tubbs, senior reporter for Charlottesville Tomorrow. During the hour they discuss various  upcoming plans, changes, improvements, and legal battles regarding route 29 and the local bypasses.

Wake Up Call: Espionage

July 13 2014, 12:39pm
Categories: Sunday Morning Wake Up Call

On the July 13th Wake Up Call, host Rick Moore is joined by Frederick Hitz, ex CIA operations officer, Statutory Inspector General and author of  The Great Game: The Myth and Reality of Espionage . During the hour they discuss the veiled history of Intelligence, from real-life cases to fictional spies, the definition of espionage, means of recruitment, methods of spying, and more.

Wake Up Call: Manners, Etiquette, and Civility

July 6 2014, 12:14pm
Categories: Sunday Morning Wake Up Call

On the July 6th Wake Up Call, Robyn Jackson, Director of the Civility School, returns to the show to talk with Rick about a number of topics related to manners and etiquette such as the history and importance of utensil placement,lunchroom behavior, interview tips,cell phone etiquette, continue or end a conversation, introducing people, taking a compliment, babysitting etiquette and more.

Wake up Call: Medical Legal and Ethical discussion of End-of-Life Decisions

June 29 2014, 12:14pm
Categories: Sunday Morning Wake Up Call

On the June 29th Wake Up Call, UVa professor of Public Health Sciences and author of If That Ever Happens to Me: Making Life and Death Decisions after Terri Schiavo, Lois Shepherd. During the show, they discuss her book as well as various aspects of the Schiavo case, the factors involved in “End of Life” decisions, Right to die Vs. Right to live, Late recoveries, such as the story of Terry Wells, and more.

Wake Up Call: Green Energy, EPA and World Politics

June 15 2014, 12:06pm
Categories: Sunday Morning Wake Up Call

On the  June 15th wake up call, Rick is joined by UVA professor of environmental policy and politics Vivian Thomson, author of  Sophisticated Interdependence in climate policy: Federalism the United States, Brazil, and Germany. Together they discuss various aspects of green energy and related politics, such as Partisanship, Va being passive in the fight against climate change, new EPA regulations,Federalism in the USA and more.

Wake Up Call: Automobile Talk

June 8 2014, 12:12pm
Categories: Sunday Morning Wake Up Call

On the June 8th wake up call,  local mechanics Rusty Cempre and Steve Bullock  join rick for the hour to take caller question, give auto advice,   and share their combined 50+ years of experience.

 

 

Wake Up Call: Science of Sleep & Sleeplessness

June 1 2014, 12:09pm
Categories: Sunday Morning Wake Up Call

On the June 1st Wake Up Call, Rick talks to Dr. Chris Winter of the Charlottesville Neurology and Sleep Medicine. During the Hour they discuss good vs. bad sleep habits, what is a “Good Nights Sleep”, Insomnia, Sleep Apnea, caller questions, and more.

 

 

Wake Up Call: Literature

May 25 2014, 12:38pm
Categories: Sunday Morning Wake Up Call

On the May 25th Wake up call, Host Rick talks to Meredith Dickens and Lindsay Ideson of the Jefferson-Madison Regional Library and Sandy McAdams, owner of Daedalus Bookshop. They discuss the available programs and history of Daedalus and JMRL, various books of interest, digital vs. print books, series vs. standalone, the “Should Not Be Forgotten but Not Necessarily recommended” list, and more.

Wake Up Call: Mediation Center of Charlottesville

May 11 2014, 11:40am
Categories: Sunday Morning Wake Up Call

On the May 11th Wake Up Call, two members of the Mediation Center of Charlottesville visit to discuss Mediation vs, courts, divorce and co-parenting, training to be a mediator, volunteering at the center, and more.

 

 

Wake Up Call: Shelter for Help in Emergency

April 27 2014, 12:11pm
Categories: Sunday Morning Wake Up Call

On the April 27th Wake Up Call,  host Rick Moore talks with Cartie Lominack, the Executive director of the shelter for help in Emergency, and Sheilah Michaels, a designer for the 2014 Design House. During the hour they discuss aspects of Domestic Abuse/Violence, Verbal vs Physical abuse, the SHE shelter, 24 hour crisis hotline/website, and more.

 

24 Hour hotline # -(434)-293-8509

http://www.shelterforhelpinemergency.org

Wake Up Call: Lee Channing Intuitive Analyst

April 20 2014, 12:20pm
Categories: Sunday Morning Wake Up Call

On the Easter Sunday April 20th Wake Up Call,  Lee Channing returns to the show to talk with Rick about clairvoyance, energy and associated colors,  pets, various signs and omens, and do live reading and answer questions for callers.

Wake Up Call:Protection of Free Expression

April 13 2014, 12:32pm
Categories: Sunday Morning Wake Up Call

On the April 13th Wake Up Call, host Rick Moore talks to Josh Wheeler from Thomas Jefferson Center for the Protection of free Expression about the TJ center Muzzle awards. Over the hour, they will go over each of the 9 Muzzle award recipients and the stories of what actions qualified them for their titles. Groups awarded include The U.S Department of Justice, The White house Press Office, The Tennessee State Legislature, and More.

 

 

Wake Up Call: Charlottesville Time Bank

March 30 2014, 6:34pm
Categories: Sunday Morning Wake Up Call

On the March 30th wake up Call, Host Rick Moore talks to Kathy Kildea and Arthur Rashap, co-directors of Charlottesville time bank.  They discuss what the Time Bank is, it’s types of services, age limits, member numbers, and more.

Wake Up Call: Coal Ash and Solar Power

March 23 2014, 11:44am
Categories: Sunday Morning Wake Up Call

On the March 23rd Wake Up Call, Rick talks to Cale Jaffe, Director of Virginia office of Southern Environmental Law Center, Steve Nelson, Lead engineer at Zenman Energy and Ben Myrtle, president of Renewable Energy Construction Services. Throughout the hour they discuss the Febuary 2nd Spill, What “coal ash” is,  safety tests of drinking water, the expensive cost of Solar/ Renewable energy, and more.

 

Wake Up Call: Virginia Festival of the Book

March 16 2014, 12:17pm
Categories: Sunday Morning Wake Up Call

On the March 16th Wake Up Call, Rick talks about the Virginia Festival of the Book with it’s program Director Nancy Damon and authors  Paul A. Cantor(The Invisible Hand in Popular Culture), Dr.  Barbara A. Perry(Rose Kennedy:The Life and Times of a Political Matriarch), and Lex Hrabe( Quarantine Series). They discuss highlights of the festival, volunteering, the difficulties in planning, how to publish a book, and more.

Wake Up Call: Reincarnation

March 9 2014, 12:08pm
Categories: Sunday Morning Wake Up Call

On the March 9th Wake Up Call, host Rick Moore talks to Dr. Jim Tucker, Associate Professor of Psychiatry at UVA. during the hour they discuss aspects of reincarnation, such as Scientific Materialism, Unnatural Deaths, Anomalous Dates, Experimental Birthmarks, what makes past lives memorable, as well as Dr Tucker’s book, Return To Life: Extraordinary cases of children who remember past lives and the individual cases within it.

Wake Up Call: Parenting

February 23 2014, 12:17pm
Categories: Sunday Morning Wake Up Call

On the February 23rd Wake Up Call, host Rick Moore talks about parenting with Chris Burton, a family specialist at Children, Youth, and Family Services, and Wanda Seagroves, attachment theory specialist, and keynote speaker at Parenting POWER Workshop. They discuss topics such as how to teach parenting/How can parenting be learned via a classroom, How our economic changes have altered family time, Being a friend rather than a parent, the Parenting POWER workshop, and more.

Wake Up Call: Senior Citizen Volunteers

February 16 2014, 12:00pm
Categories: Sunday Morning Wake Up Call

on the Febuary 16th Wake Up Call, host Rick Moore discusses senior citizen volunteer work with Jeanne McCusker of Home Instead Senior CenterAlzheimer’s Association office volunteer, and Pete Wurzer, crew member at Habitat for Humanity. During the hour, they discuss the personal benefits of volunteering, the different types of places that need volunteers, how to select where to volunteer, the Salute to Senior Service awards, and more.

Same-Sex Marriage in VA

February 9 2014, 12:18pm
Categories: Sunday Morning Wake Up Call

On the February 9th Wake Up Call, host Rick Moore discusses the current challenges(Norfolk and Harrisonburg) to the Va law banning same-sex marriages with Rebecca Glenburg, Legal Director of the ALCU of Virginia, and Geoff Skelley, UVA center for politics.

Wake Up Call: Local Economy and Real Estate

January 26 2014, 12:12pm
Categories: Sunday Morning Wake Up Call + Uncategorized

On the January 26th edition of the Wake Up Call, host Rick Moore talks local economy and real estate with Jim Duncan, Real Estate Agent and Partner of Nest Realty and Matt Hodges, Charlottesville Sales Manager and Loan Officer of Presidential Mortgage Group.  Rick and his guests discuss the things you want to consider before buying and selling a home, plus much more.

Jim Duncan is the author of Real Central VA.  A blog site on data and real estate analysis.