WPPB Summer Fund Drive, August 21st - August 27th

WPPB's Summer Fund Drive begins next week, Monday, August 21st through Sunday, August 27th! We are expanding our fund drive to include the ability for our donors to call at any time, day or night, 24 hours a day, to make a donation via the station's toll-free donation number at 1 (800) 620-8830. Our Summer Fund Drive will host some very special guests: Gene Casey with Bonnie in the Morning on Tuesday, August 22nd, and Eric Feil, from Dan's Papers, with Bonnie on Wednesday, August 23rd. Make...

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Media Mavens Merci Bouquet Honoree

This week's Media Mavens Merci Bouquet goes to Sarah Smelko in East Moriches, nominated by her Grandmother for her spirit and determination in the face of physical challenges.

Vice President Pence on Wednesday declined to denounce or distance himself from President Trump's controversial remarks the day before that "there's blame on both sides" for recent violent clashes in Charlottesville, Va., between white supremacist groups and counterprotesters.

"What happened in Charlottesville was a tragedy, and the president has been clear on this tragedy and so have I," Pence told reporters in Chile. "I spoke at length about this horrible situation in Colombia, and I stand with the president and I stand by those words."

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How Do Teachers Talk About Hate Speech?

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