HearSay with Cathy Lewis HearSay with Cathy Lewis is WHRV FM's locally-produced, public affairs radio call-in program that discusses issues important to our community. Every Monday through Wednesday, we reach listeners from Richmond to Emporia. Hosted by Cathy Lewis, who can be contacted at hearsay@whro.org
HearSay with Cathy Lewis

HearSay with Cathy Lewis

From WHRV

HearSay with Cathy Lewis is WHRV FM's locally-produced, public affairs radio call-in program that discusses issues important to our community. Every Monday through Wednesday, we reach listeners from Richmond to Emporia. Hosted by Cathy Lewis, who can be contacted at hearsay@whro.org

Most Recent Episodes

Finale

It's our last show. We've been together through elections, wars, impeachments and acandals, hurricanes, historic firsts, the Covid-19 pandemic, and the insurrection at the Capitol. We've also talked about gardening, pets, families, and Game of Thrones. We hope you know we couldn't have done it without you.

Pandemic Reflection / New Travel Options in Hampton Roads

We discuss how the pandemic has changed us. Then, we learn about new ways to have an adventure that starts here in Eastern Virginia.

Pandemic Reflection / New Travel Options in Hampton Roads

Virginia Elections / The Naro Cinema / The 2021 Hurricane Season

We look ahead to this season of politics with Dr. Quentin Kidd from Christopher Newport University. We also discuss the survival of a Norfolk entertainment landmark. Finally, we talk about how you can prepare for the storms to come in 2021.

Virginia Elections / The Naro Cinema / The 2021 Hurricane Season

Military Budget / Youth Violence / White Buffalo: An American Prophecy

Cathy discusses how the new military budget priorities will affect Hampton Roads. Then, we talk to Hampton Mayor Donnie Tuck about his efforts to curb gun violence among young people. Finally, we explore a local movie project.

Military Budget / Youth Violence / White Buffalo: An American Prophecy

Navigating New CDC Guidelines

We unpack the new CDC guidelines on what fully vaccinated people can do and how it affects businesses. If you're a business owner or employer, will you be requiring proof of vaccination for your employees or patrons?

Mask & Vaccine Update / The Long Journey Home

We talk to health officials about combating vaccine hesitancy in the state. Then we discuss how the recent panic buying situation with gasoline could teach us a few lessons about social resiliency. And finally, we talk to a local history teacher and author about his new book.

Mask & Vaccine Update / The Long Journey Home

Tax Returns / GOP Convention / Local Journalism

The deadline to file your tax returns approaches. We talk about how to meet this challenge at a unique time. We also discuss the results of the GOP Convention and the fight for local journalism.

Tax Returns / GOP Convention / Local Journalism

Social Mobility / Hustle Culture / Veteran Entrepreneurs

What does social mobility include, and how can the community build institutions that encourage it? We discuss these issues, and how social mobility has been impacted by the economic downturn. We also discuss what "hustle culture" is and then talk about the community of vet entrepreneurs in Hampton Roads, and how they have met the challenge of COVID-19

Social Mobility / Hustle Culture / Veteran Entrepreneurs

Vaccines And Kids / 2021 Elections

We discuss the issues surrounding children and COVID-19 vaccines. Then, we unpack the results of the GOP nominating conventions and look ahead to the Democratic primaries and the general election season.

Jim Orband Returns

The legendary plant guru joins Cathy one last time to answer your botanical questions and say goodbye to the show.

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