Posts tagged WQLN-TV

Ask Ken Burns about ‘The Dust Bowl’ live Nov. 15

   November 14, 2012 3:38 pm    0

With all the news of droughts throughout the United States, Ken Burns’ “THE DUST BOWL” will grab your attention. The show chronicles years of disastrous dust storms that forced people to leave their homes and farms.  Burns interviews 26 survivors and shares photographs and rare movie footage. You can join Ken Burns for a live…

 

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Tell PBS how Mr. Rogers inspired you

   November 14, 2012 7:34 am    0

The man in sneakers and a cardigan often came into our house. I was probably more impressed with Mister Rogers than my kids, and PBS invites everyone to add a comment to “Mister Rogers Inspiration: Share yours, then pass it on!” You can share your Mister Rogers memory, here on Facebook or Twitter. Visit  pbs.org/misterrogers or…

 

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“Arthur” author from my neighborhood

   January 25, 2012 5:40 am    0

Marc Brown is in town, and I’m proud to say I lived right across the street from his former elementary school. My kids attended the same middle school that he did at Westlake,  and there were plenty of inspirations in those schools that appeared in his books. Lakewood Elementary, Brown’s grade school, was one of…

 

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