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Last weekend, the Virginia Symphony Orchestra commenced their 2018-2019 season with performances at the Ferguson Center for the Arts, Chrysler Hall, and the Sandler Center for the Performing Arts. The show, titled Pictures at an Exhibition, featured the orchestra at its finest under conductor JoAnn Falletta, who’s now in her last full season with the VSO, having served as the Music Director since 1991.

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Mal Vincent remembers the first six times Glenn Close was a nominee and didn’t take home the Oscar.

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This week in Mal's World, Mal recalls interviewing actor Burt Reynolds who died earlier this month at age 82.

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Are your gardening skills up-to-date? Recently on WHRO's Hearsay with Cathy Lewis, we heard from gardening guru Jim Orband. Thursday, September 20

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Rebecca Evans has been our arts and culture reporter for the past year. Now we are delighted to welcome her to the team full-time! 

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Longtime Talk of the Nation host Neal Conan and political historian Heather Richardson Cox explore the state of our democracy this election season with a new series airing on WHRV FM.

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Alejandro Escovedo’s new album “The Crossing” is about the Mexican/American border and the drama that unfolds there daily

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New to yoga? We have some tips to get your started.

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