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  • 00:42

    Getaway to Zion National Park

    in Travel

    Experience the dramatic natural beauty of Zion National Park as Travel Brigade takes you everywhere from the heights of Angel’s Landing to the depths of the slot canyons in this episode focused on one of America’s national treasures. We’ll interview a local outfitter to find out about adventures in and out of the park. We’ll also talk with a local about Springdale - a charming small town right on the border of the park - about the wide variety of options for dining and accommodations in the area. Enjoy the trip! Follow us on Twitter @TravelBrigade.


     

  • 00:42

    Travel to Zion National Park

    in Travel

    Experience the dramatic natural beauty of Zion National Park as Travel Brigade takes you everywhere from the heights of Angel’s Landing to the depths of the slot canyons in this episode focused on one of America’s national treasures. We’ll interview a local outfitter to find out about adventures in and out of the park. We’ll also talk with a local about Springdale - a charming small town right on the border of the park - about the wide variety of options for dining and accommodations in the area. Enjoy the trip! Follow us on Twitter @TravelBrigade.
    Hiking and canyoneering photos by Seth Hamel. 
     

  • 00:30

    TRAVEL ITCH RADIO VISITS DENALI NATIONAL PARK!

    in Travel

    Trek north to Alaska's Denali National Park Thursday May 21 at 8p EDT when Aramark's Dominic Canale visits Dan and Christine on TRAVEL ITCH RADIO via iTunes and BlogTalkRadio.com.

  • 00:42

    Getaway to Zion National Park

    in Travel

    Experience the dramatic natural beauty of Zion National Park as Travel Brigade takes you everywhere from the heights of Angel’s Landing to the depths of the slot canyons in this episode focused on one of America’s national treasures. We’ll interview a local outfitter to find out about adventures in and out of the park. We’ll also talk with a local about Springdale - a charming small town right on the border of the park - about the wide variety of options for dining and accommodations in the area. Enjoy the trip! Follow us on Twitter @TravelBrigade.
    Hiking and canyoneering photos by Seth Hamel. 

  • 00:21

    California Condor Recovery in Pinnacles National Park

    in Environment

    Park Ranger Alacia Welch chats with Big Blend Radio hosts Nancy J. Reid & Lisa D. Smith about the California Condor Recovery Program in Pinnacles National Park, located in Central California. Alacia discusses the issues that led to the condors almost going extinct, how they were brought back into the wild, and the park's outreach program. Nancy and Lisa were visiting the park in April 2015, as part of the Big Blend Spirit of America Tour, their quest to visit  all 407 National Park units and their gateway communities, and cover them on Big Blend Radio, Big Blend Video, in NationalParkPlanner.com, and in Big Blend Radio & TV Magazine.

    This segment originally aired on April 20, 2015, on Big Blend Radio's Nature Connection show, that broadcasted live from Ridgemark Golf & Country Club in Hollister, California. Hollister is a gateway community to Pinnacles National Park. Click Here to Listen to Big Blend Radio's special show focusing on Pinnacles National Park & San Benito County.

  • 00:39

    FROM THE NATIONAL PARK SERVICE:THE 150th ANNIVERSARY OF APPOMATTOX

    in Education

    FROM THE NATIONAL PARK SERVICE: A DISTANCE LEARNING EVENT


    CELEBRATION OF THE 150th ANNIVERSARY OF APPOMATTOX 


    Baltimore's favorite Park Ranger ,Vince Vaise  usually stationed at Fort McHenry, discusses the school oriented events about  the end of the Civil War...it's relevance nationwide today and how  NPS events fit into your curriculum standards


     


    www.nps.gov  @natlparkservice


     


    Presented by ABC-CLIO


    www.abc-clio.com @abc_clio

  • 01:02

    National & International Roundtable

    in Current Events


    Don Anderson has served the sporting fraternity in Jamaica and the Caribbean for over thirty years in various administrative and management positions.  He served as the President of the Jamaica Men’s Field Hockey Association between 1979 and 1983, was elected the 2 Vice President of the Jamaica Olympic Association in 1981, a position he held until he was elected the 1 Vice President of the JOA in 1997, serving until 2013 in that capacity.  He has held managerial positions for Jamaica at the last seven Olympic Games from Seoul in 1988 through to London in 2012, serving as the Chef de Mission for the Jamaica team to the last five Olympic Games.  In this capacity he worked with Usain Bolt in the Athens, Beijing and London Games and several other top athletes.


    He is currently the Chairman of the Government’s Institute of Sports, appointed by the Prime Minister, a member of the National Council on Sports, chaired by the Prime Minister, and Chairman of the  Government’s Capacity Building and Infrastructure Committee charged with the responsibility of spearheading the establishment of the National Sports Museum of Jamaica.  Ground for this museum is expected to be broken soon.


     


  • 01:48

    Outa da Park

    in Sports

    Outa da Park


    Join Jerry Chiles with special guest Caleb Yarling as they go over Major League Baseball today at 12pm ET/9am PT


    * American League


    * National League


    * Divisional races


    * Players on the horizon


    * If the season ended today


    To listen to the show, go over to www.SportzAddix.com or to listen or be part of the show, simply dial 646-378-1303

  • 01:03

    National & International Roundtable

    in Current Events

    Patrick Sullivan is the chief executive officer of the Nova Scotia Tourism Agency. He works with the NSTA board of directors to set the long-term strategy for tourism and deliver sustainable growth for the industry.


    Patrick has been General Manager and President for both start-up and large organizations, including Indigo.ca, Toronto.com and Workopolis.com. He has also worked for Procter and Gamble, McCain Food Ltd., Moosehead Breweries Ltd., and Upper Canada Brewing Company, specializing in marketing and digital marketing.

    Patrick enjoys running and has participated in a number of marathons. In October of 2011, he completed a 250 km run across the Sahara Desert, helping to raise over $100,000 for the National Advertising Benevolent Association.  Accepting a tourism industry challenge, he recently participated in the 2013 Blue Nose Marathon.


    Sgt. Craig Marshall Smith is a 18th year veteran of Canada's national police force the Royal Canadian Mounted Police. He is a descendant of both Black Loyalists who came to Nova Scotia from the USA in 1784 and Black Refugees of the War of 1812. 

    Craig is also an author and historian on African Canadian achievements and the journey of Black men and women who serve in the RCMP. 
     


     

  • 01:03
  • 00:31

    Author2Author with Patricia Park

    in Writing

    Bill welcomes debut novelist Patricia Park to the show. Patricia's essays have been published in the New York Times, the Guardian, Slice Magazine, and many others.  Her first novel Re Jane, is a Korean-American retelling of Jane Eyre by Charlotte Brontë set in NYC and Seoul. Don't miss it!