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It's the biggest cooking day of the year, but don't worry! The Splendid Table's annual live Thanksgiving call-in show is back to rescue you and your holiday meal. These experts can tackle all of your last-minute questions. 

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Join us on WHRO FM on Thanksgiving Day for warm and joyful music to enhance your holiday celebrations. You'll hear from your favorite WHRO hosts along with some special holiday programming.

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Jacob Vanko has been a furious presence on the Hampton Roads music scene and on his debut album “10 Years” he shows he’s just as adept in the studio as he is on stage.

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Thelma Peterson, a watercolor artist and singer/songwriter living on the Eastern Shore of Virginia, shared this emotional story during the Veterans Edition of our Writer's Block

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One of our Writer's Block events recorded last year presented veterans and family members sharing their stories about the sacrifices made in military life. Hear from these talented performers on Sunday on WHRV FM.

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This week on A Local Touch, it’s music with a Virginia connection and a contemporary twist! We’re proud to bring you two exciting recordings of new music that you won’t hear anywhere else as well as our interview with composer Joshua Harris. Tune in Wednesday at 9 p.m. on WHRO FM.

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On November 8, Virginia Opera opened its first production in its new “From Screen to Stage” initiative with the Spanish opera Il Postino. Rebecca Evans shares her review.

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Nick Cave and the Bad Seeds have been known for their dark, foreboding minimalism, but they set the bar even higher on the new album Ghosteen.

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