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World Footprints will take you on an exploration of the wonderful city of Norfolk, VA. On today's show we will travel through rich historical neighborhoods like Ghent, meet fascinating residents like the Doumars Family—creators of the ice cream cone, and visit cultural attractions like the Chrysler Museum and Attucks Theatre. From the Waterfront to the Freemason District, the Botanical Gardens, Nauticus and beyond, Norfolk offers a treasure trove of art, culture, history and culinary delights.
World Footprints will take you on an exploration of the wonderful city of Norfolk, VA. On today's show we will travel through rich historical neighborhoods like Ghent, meet fascinating residents like the Doumars Family—creators of the ice cream cone, and visit cultural attractions like the Chrysler Museum and Attucks Theatre.
From the Waterfront to the Freemason District, the Botanical Gardens, Nauticus and beyond, Norfolk offers a treasure trove of art, culture, history and culinary delights.
Michael Goldsmith is a 26 year veteran of law enforcement. He joined the Norfolk Police Department in 1989 and ascended to his current position of Chief of Police in Norfolk Virginia in 2012. His appointment represented the first time in 20 years that a local officer was promoted to the top spot in Norfolk law enforcement. Chief Goldsmith has extensive leadership and command experience. He supervised investigative, patrol and tactical units throughout his career. He also managed patrol responses and critical incidents involving the special operations team. Chief Goldsmith also served as the commanding officer of the office of professional standards where he supervised all aspects of administrative investigations concerning police misconduct and citizen complaints.
Mr. Joe Dillard was appointed chairman of housing and community planning for Norfolk State University NAACP chapter. In April of 2013, Mr. Dillard was appointed chairman of the economic development commitee of the Norfolk branch NAACP. Then, in September of the same year…. he was appointed 2nd Vice President of the branch; and, in October he assumed the role of interim President and served the remaining term of the outgoing president. One year later… December 2014 he was elected into the office of President.
Join Nancy J. Reid & Lisa D. Smith – publishers of Big Blend Radio & TV Magazine, for Big Blend Radio’s Champagne Sundays show, broadcasting live from the historic Coronado Motor Hotel in Yuma, Arizona, the headquarters for the Big Blend Spirit of America Tour of all 408 National Park units.
On This Episode:
- A Taste of Norfolk - Glynn Burrows, owner of Norfolk Tours in England talks about the different foods and culinary destinations of Norfolk, UK.
- Holidays in Hollister - Juli Vieira, Executive Director of San Benito County Chamber of Commerce & Visitors Bureau chats about the upcoming Holiday Events in Hollister, CA, gateway to Pinnacles National Park.
- Rock Talk - Marilee Strech, owner of Crossroads Treasures in Julian, CA discusses the historical and metaphysical properties of Carnelian.
The Norfolk Botanical Garden is an oasis that sits on a 155 acre site near the Norfolk International Airport. The garden showcases 52 themed gardens including a butterfly garden, rose garden and other diverse flora. President Michael Desplaines tells us that visitors will soon experience a taste of Asia when the garden hosts Lanterasia.
The U.S. Department of Homeland Security has launched four trusted traveler programs to help streamline the travel experience to and around the United States. One program, TSA Precheck is overseen by the Transportation Security Administration and we'll get the 4-1-1 from Nathan Tsoi on how the TSA Precheck program can help travelers avoid long and aggravating security lines.
We had an opportunity to speak to Richard Zarkin about Mexico's Riviera Nayarit following a recent trip to Puerto Vallarta. Richard joins World Footprints to explain why Riviera Nayarit is more than just a pretty beach resort.
As part of our "Best Of" series we will share our interview with Cat Cora, the first and only female Iron Chef. Cat will talk about her journey to the culinary world as well as her Chefs For Humanity foundation and her mission to end worldwide hunger.
Jonathan, Robert, and Kyle are joined by The Virginia Rose Band. They discuss being in a band, drug smuggling, dick pics, reminice about middle school, and a couple of songs are sung.
Check out the Virginia Rose Band on Facebook, twitter, and wherever albums are sold.
Small Business Connections with Virginia Lynn.
Join Joe Enroughty, Jeff Kleb, Jeffry Sanford, and Andy Craig on Monday, October 5th, at 7 PM Eastern, as they welcome Virginia Libertarian Mark Anderson, who is running for the House Of Delegates in the 33rd District. We'll be discussing Mark's campaign, Jeffry Sanford's recent jail visit, and the latest news about the 2016 Presidential elections. Be there or be square! Call in with comments or questions by dialing: (347)-994-2949. This is a show you won't want to miss!
We've got one week of HBCU football in the books, so we plan to make the most of it. We start our football season broadcast with an exclusive, one-on-one interview with Norfolk State's Latrell Scott.
Norfolk State University will host its first Day of Giving beginning Thursday, September 17, at noon and ending Friday, September 18, at 11:59 p.m. The Day of Giving is a 36-hour fundraiser to honor NSU’s 80th Anniversary. The goal is to raise $80,000 in support of our students. Our guest will be Dr. Deborah Fontaine, Interim Vice President for University Advancement at Norfolk State. It's going to be an exciting 36-hour campaign. We need you to help promote this special event to your family, friends, fans and fellow colleagues. Check out this special episode of Spartan Life Radio and use the following hashtags when promoting: #NSUGivingDay and #IAMNSU.
Join us for this edition of Spartan Life Radio. If you have questions or want to talk to our guest, call 347-850-8515. If you'd like to reach out to our annual giving officer, contact Noelle Cook, Assistant Director of Annual Giving at email@example.com or 757-823-2306. Want to join the cause? Visit www.nsu.edu/givingday.
John Desocio, Dockmaster of Waterside Marina will be our guest host.He will be sharing information on all of the best places to visit, eat, shop and relax, in Norfolk, Va. Norfolk is the site of the 2014 AGLCA Spring Rendezvous & Reunion.
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