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Louisiana Eats: November 15, 2017

Nov 15, 2017

Each episode takes listeners to the fields and farms, restaurant and home kitchens where the food action is really happening meeting the people who perpetuate the renowned food culture of this delicious place. During the hour long program Poppy also travels outside of her home turf to hear what’s new in the national and international food world. 

Each week Dr. Pearson Cross interviews Acadiana's most important officials and news-makers.

 

For 11 years Dana Baker was Executive Director of Festival International. For most of us, running the most popular music festival in town, and one of the greatest in the country, would be a dream job. Dana’s new job keeps the dream alive. As of late 2016 Dana is the Executive Director of the Acadiana Symphony. Harold Bernard has started a new business at the time of life most people are retiring. Harold is 65 and as of January 2017 the founder and owner of Glide Studios, on Jefferson Street in downtown Lafayette. Harold is a dancer and dance teacher.

Medicine Ball Caravan: November 15, 2017

Nov 15, 2017

Wednesday's MEDICINE BALL CARAVAN on KRVS (11am-noon Central Standard on 88.7FM locally or krvs.org) welcomes 

Night Train Jazz: November 14, 2017

Nov 15, 2017

Mellow Jazz

 

Passport to Modern Jazz: November 14, 2017

Nov 15, 2017

Exploration of modern jazz and its origins with your host D'jalma Garnier.

Bonjour Louisiane: November 15, 2017

Nov 15, 2017

Every morning, thousands of Cajun French music lovers tune in to KRVS to start their day with Pete Bergeron and "Bonjour Louisiane." Like morning coffee, "Bonjour Louisiane" gets you up and going with traditional Cajun French favorites and the latest releases from talented newcomers. Brush up on your French, find out about the fairs and festivals, and share the "joie de vivre" of French Louisiana.

Music of Yesteryears: November 14, 2017

Nov 15, 2017

Music of Big Bands and Combos.

Pat and Suzanne Juneau with Louisiana Crafts Guild discuss 2017 Open Studio Tours by Louisiana Art Association and Louisiana Crafts Guild.

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J'Savais Pas: November 14, 2017

Nov 14, 2017

Esther Tyree explores the shared origins of popular and well-known songs with those created by Louisiana musicians.  Local musicians join Esther in the KRVS studios to visit about their songs, and the connections to the music that inspires the creative process.

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FLOOD RECOVERY

As Flooding Incidents Increase, So Does The Possibility Of Federal Buyouts

Around the country, hundreds of millions of dollars have been spent to buy back individual homes from people who have flooded repeatedly. But buying out a whole neighborhood is uncommon. Louisiana's 2016 flood seems to be changing that for two communities. In Pointe Coupee and Ascension Parishes, a buyout program first used in neighborhoods after Superstorm Sandy may offer a new option to homeowners who have lived with escalating risk for decades.

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