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COMPROMISE REACHED? Louisiana’s second special legislative session of 2017 officially came to an end Friday delivering a budget marginally different than the one proposed by the Senate during the regular session. Many – including Governor John Bel Edwards – were wondering whether the special session had truly been necessary. The Louisiana Legislature’s final budget fully funds the popular Taylor Opportunity Program for Students, higher education avoids a cut, civil service workers get a 2...
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Airs Monday, June 19, 2017, at 1 p.m. This week on Carnegie Hall Live Three Generations of minimalists are featured, with music by Arvo Pärt, Philip Glass, and Steve Reich. We'll hear Arvo Pärt's Für Alina and Fratres along with the String Quartet No. 5 by Philip Glass and Different Trains by Steve Reich.
Airs Tuesday, June 20, 2017, at 6 p.m. Once again Dr. Beverly Burden, an Associate Professor of Biology at LSUS and our resident entomologist, joined Bill Beckett to discuss our insect world, both friendly and fiendish. We'll talk about what's new in the insect world and we'll took forward to your calls and questions about "What's Bugging You" at 800-552-8502 . Some insects Dr. Burden will Identify this show.
Airs Saturday, June 24, 2017, at 12 noon. This week The Lyric Opera of Chicago presents Vincenzo Bellini's Norma starring Sondra Radvanovsky as Norma, Russell Thomas as Pollione, Elizabeth DeShong as Adalgisa, and Andrea Silvestrelli as Oroveso. Kevin Newbury directs with Michael Black as chorus master and the Lyric Opera Chorus & Orchestra under the direction of Riccardo Frizza.
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