Metro Connection

Metro Connection

WAMU's Metro Connection, the award-winning news magazine features in-depth news, live sets with local musicians and visits to "Crummy But Good" restaurants - it's a fresh perspective on the communities and backyards surrounding the nation's capital.More from Metro Connection »

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This Week On Metro Connection: Cabin Fever

From the Appalachian Trail to the Chesapeake Bay, we'll beat this winter's cabin fever by revisiting favorite Metro Connection stories from the great outdoors.

This Week On Metro Connection: Against The Odds

We'll meet people defying the improbable and breaking new ground across the D.C. region.

This Week on Metro Connection: On the Mend

This week we'll present stories of recovery and recuperation, from local spinal cord patients hitting the ski slopes, to prison inmates rehabilitating with paintbrushes and canvases. Plus, we'll meet an actor who confronted blindness by road-tripping across America — with a film crew in tow. And we'll head back to Virginia's barrier islands, to hear how scientists are restoring the area's ecosystem.

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This Week On Metro Connection: Barriers

We'll meet people leaping past roadblocks and overcoming obstacles — like the folks fighting for transgender rights in Maryland, and the people challenging the boundaries of race in local theater. Plus, we'll visit Virginia's barrier islands and talk with residents who were forced to flee those islands more than 70 years ago.

This Week On Metro Connection: Love

We'll tip our hat to Saint Valentine, as we bring you a show all about love.