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Past Radio Rotary Programs Going back to January 2008

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Show Number & Date (click date to listen)
259. January 31, 2014 work in progress
258. January 24, 2014

257. January 17, 2014

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256. January 10, 2014

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255. January 3, 2014 Julie Gregory, Executive Director & Karen Finnerty, Community
Outreach Coordinator - Center for Compassion
Humanitarian activities in Dover Plains
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254. December 27, 2013 Rotary U. N. Day part 2 with an on-site interview with R.I. President Burton
Rotary UN Day 2013 - interviews with humanitarians from around the world.
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253. December 20, 2013 Red Hook Rotarians Carl  & Bill Snowden - insurance agents
Affordable Care Act, Cyber-Liability Insurance, Long Term Care Insurance
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252. December 13, 2013 Rotary U. N. Day part 1
Rotary UN Day 2013 - interviews with humanitarians from around the world.
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251. December 6, 2013 Norah Merritt, Executive Director of Educational Programs; Barbara Cesario, Coordinator of Related Services & Leah Pollack, Administrator of the PEACCE program - BOCES The scope of BOCES and its special services
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250. November 29, 2013 Interviews at the Rotary International Convention in Spain- #7

On-site interviews from Lisbon at Rotary

International’s 2013 Convention in Portugal
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249. November 22, 2013 Ronald Jeffrey Callahan, avid outdoorsman & quadriplegic advocating for personal safety - Outdoorsmen Helping Others
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248. November 15, 2013 Interviews at the Rotary International Convention in Spain- #6

On-site interviews from Lisbon at Rotary

International’s 2013 Convention in Portugal
crutches 4 Africa, hydrotheropy, Project Peanut Butter & more
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247. November 8, 2013 Millbrook Rotarian Ellie Savoy
The importance of eating healthfully.
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246. November 1, 2013 Joseph Whalen, Executive Director of Green Chimneys & Martin Vigdor, clinical psychologist
Green Chimneys Farm & School - high-level treatment for children with special needs
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245. October 25, 2013

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244. October 18, 2013

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243. October 11, 2013

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242. October 4, 2013

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241. September 27, 2013

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240. September 20, 2013

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239. September 13, 2013

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238. September 6, 2013 Louis Turpin, Interact Advisor with Interact students Addie Crenshaw & Emily McGettrick
Rhinebeck Interact - work by students in Nicaragua and other projects
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237. August 30, 2013

Humanitarians from around the world:  Prevention of Child Abuse, Interact, Stop Hunger Now, Maternal Mortality, Rotary Leadership Institute, Rotary Family Health Days

On-site interviews from Lisbon at Rotary

International’s 2013 Convention in Portugal
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236. August 23, 2013

Ellen Haggerty, Pleasant Valley Rotary, Chair of Rotary Action Group: Rotarians for Hearing

Helping children and adults with hearing loss

reach their potential
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235. August 16, 2013 Dutchess County Fair Director Andy Imperiati and Niki Weaver (DCF Board member)

Famous Hudson Valley Dutchess County Fair

in Dutchess County Fairgrounds in Rhinebeck, NY
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234. August 9, 2013 Highland Rotarians Steve Laubach (District 7210 Secretary) and Don Verity (RadioRotary Team, Station Manager)

Famous Hudson ValleyRibFest in Ulster County

Fairgrounds in New Paltz
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233. August 2, 2013 Karen Pruis, Director Marketing, Hawthorne Valley Farm
Organinc farming and education
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232. July 26, 2013 Interviews at the Rotary International Convention in Spain on-site interviews with humanitarians from around the world
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231. July 19, 2013 Richard Wilson & Ana Johnsen, President and Past President
Rotary eClub 7210
Rotary eClubs
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230. July 12, 2013 Marion Licciello, author, Anyone Can! Live a Happier Life
How to live a happier life.
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229. July 5, 2013 Patty Moore, Pawling Resource Center
Power of volunteers enhancing the quality of our lives
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228. June 28, 2013 Larry Luxenberg, New City Rotary Club, writer of
Walking the Appalachian Trail
Establishing the Appalachian Trail Museum
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227. June 21, 2013 Lou Turpin, Rhinebeck Rotary - Shelterbox Ambassador
Shelterbox disaster relief
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226. June 14, 2013 Brian Doyle, CEO, Family Services, Inc.
Family services in the Hudson Valley
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225. June 7, 2013 Youth Exchange: Inbound and Outbound Students Value of exchange programs for teens
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224. May 31, 2013 Brian Maher, Walden Rotary & Walden Mayor
Honor Flight: Honoring WW II Veterans, WW II Memorial in Washington, D.C.
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223. May 24, 2013 David Violante, MPH, EMTP
SHARE Africa
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222. May 17, 2013 Lila & Andrew Meade (supervisors), Cindy Fung: Vassar College Rotaract
The Haiti Project
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221. May 10, 2013 PDG Tam Mustapha (President of International Medical Relief Foundation) with PDG Knut Johnsen
IMRF contributions of gently used and new medical equipment to developing countries
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220. May 3, 2013 Close-up on Red Hook Rotary and local projects with Niki Weaver, Red Hook past president et al.
Therapy Dogs & Apple Blossom Day
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219. April 26, 2013 DGE Drew Kessler
Rotary District 7210 Governor 2013-2014: Rotary in the 21st Century
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218. April 19, 2013 DG Bill Bassett, Library Directors Marge Menard & Cassandra Beam
Literacy and World Book Night
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217. April 12, 2013 District 7490 Governor Bonnie Sirower
New Jersey District 7490 update on Hurricane Sandy
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216. April 5, 2013 Laurie Rich, Esq., Director of Spectrum Services Foundation

Autism: Spectrum Services Foundation

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215. March 29, 2013 Skip Rottkamp (Fishkill Rotary) Operation Warm
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214. March 22, 2013 Kevin Muir and President Donna Lennane (Nanuet Rotary) Recycled Rides
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213. March 15, 2013 Brenda Adams Habitat for Humanity
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212. March 8, 2013 Roger Roloff (Hudson Valley Poet) Poem to enjoy
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s211. March 1, 2013 Anthony Musso Hidden Treasures of the Hudson Valley
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210. February 22, 2013 Dr. Felicia LeClere – NORC researcher National Opinion Research Center (Chicago University)
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209. February 15, 2013 Carl Rotans
Puppies Behind Bars
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208. February 8, 2013 Mario Johnson
Souls 4 Souls
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207. February 1, 2013 Gail & Laura (daughter) Piazza - cookbook authors
Recipes and Repair cookbook for everyone, especially those suffering from Lyme disease.
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206. January 25, 2013 Sue Osterhoudt, Pompey Delafield, Hyde Park Rotarians
how the word "books" changed a village
Madagascar: Making the world a better one village at a time
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205. January 18, 2013 Suzanne O'Brien, RN
What Hospice patients can teach.
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204. January 11, 2013 Larry Palant, Suffern Rotarian, District 7210 Disaster Response Co-Chair Hurricane Sandy, updates and future needs
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203. January 4, 2013 Stephanie Fitzpatrick, Red Hook Rotarian and Executive Director, Hidden Hollow Farm Riding Center
Therapeutic horseback riding for those with and without disabilities, especially those affected by traumas
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202. December 28, 2012 Wendy Maragh Taylor, social worker, writer, humanitarian
The Power of a Volunteer
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201. December 21, 2012 Dr. Abe Nussbaum, Red Hook Rotarian, Pediatrician
Correcting Vaccine Misinformation - research and rumors
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200. December 14, 2012 Rotary U. N. Day with an on-site interview with R.I. President Tanaka
Rotary UN Day 2012 - interviews with humanitarians from around the world.
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199. December 7, 2012 Jeri Miller - Diabetic Alert Dogs
Morgan, The Diabetes Alert Dog
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198. November 30, 2012 Valerie Cote, Game Warden
How Game Wardens protect people and animals
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197. November 23, 2012 Margaret Bryngelson, non-medical volunteer in Rotary's recent Rotaplast mission to Venezulela where she assisted a medical team that operated on children with cleft lip and palate disfigurations.
Rotaplast: Restoring Lives - heartfelt  examples of children's lives restored in a matter of hours
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196. November 16, 2012 Dr. David Strayer, Freshwater Ecologist at the Cary Institute of Ecosystem Studies & author of The Hudson River Primer - The Ecology of an Iconic River
The Hudson River Today
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195. November 9, 2012 Dana Gavin, Director for the Center of Prevention of Child Abuse, Poughkeepsie
Current statistics and latest methods of addressing child abuse
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194. November 2, 2012 Dr. Lee Miringoff, Director of the Marist Institute for Public Opinion
The importance of legitimate Polls that reflect the attitudes of Americans
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193. October 26, 2012 Past Rotary International President Frank Devlyn
Rotary and Membership
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192. October 19, 2012 Amanda Grant, Deputy Director, Office of Strategic Partnership (UNICEF), Rachel Swanson, Director, Volunteer and Community Partnerships, U.S. Fund for UNICEF
UNICEF: Making the world a healthier place; affiliation with Rotary
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191. October 12, 2012 Dr. Chatr-aryamontri, Medical Director, Sleep Center, Northern Dutchess Hospital
Sleep Disorders and How to Treat Them
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190. October 5, 2012 Robyn Woolley, Recreation Department Advisor
Savino Ignamorillo & Dylan Smith - coming soon
Pawling Teen Center
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189. September 28, 2012 Catherine Forbes, Dutchess County SPCA Director of Development
How SPCA Protects Companion Animals
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188. September 21, 2012 Doug Martin Sturomski, World Wide Peace Bell Foundation, Founder
Third Annual Peace Bells Across the Hudson Promenade for Peace
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187. September 14, 2012 Dave Kruger, Rotary District 7210 Vocational Training Team Chair
Rotary Vocational Training Teams
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186. September 7, 2012 Carolyn Klocker, Senior Water Resource Educator, Cornell Cooperative Extension, Dutchess County
Protecting Our Water Supply
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185. August 31, 2012 Kristen Reid, Girl Scout Leader, Heart of Hudson Council Troop 10452 with Ambassador Scouts
Emily Reid & Kathy Larsen
Girl Scouts Today
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184. August 24, 2012 John Willis, Highland Falls Rotary President & Director of Research Operations, Institute for Innovation and Development, USMA West Point
Army innovation and development

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183. August 17, 2012 Lou Ruge, Board Member & Andy Imperati, Fair Operations Manager, Dutchess County Fair
World Famous Dutchess County Fair
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182. August 10, 2012 Don Verity, Highland Rotarian
Highland Rotary's Famous RibFest
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181. August 3, 2012 Hosts, Don Verity & Betty Renner accept an award
Sara-Elizabeth Clark (award winning replay)
Epilepsy support - repeat of show #141 on October 28, 2011
This show received the Broadcasting Award for Excellence in the category of Public Affairs in a Program or Series from the New York State Broadcasters Association    -    RR article
180. July27, 2012 Giorgio Balestrieri, Rotary U.N. Representative
Rotary and the United Nations
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179. July20, 2012 Penny Hickman, Distribution Coordinator, Hunters Helping the Hungry
Hunters Helping the Hungry
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178. July 13, 2012 William BreMiller & John Roger, physical therapists
Benefits of Physical Therapy
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177. July 6, 2012 Rotary Youth Exchange Students
Youth Exchange: A Unique Opportunity for Students
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176. June 29, 2012 Stan Martin, Warwick Valley Rotarian
Backpack Snack Attack: Food for the Needy
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175. June 22, 2012 Rona Boyer, Millbrook Rotarian & The Millbrook Independent food editor
Gourmet Cooking for Novices
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174. June 15, 2012 Lynne Versaci, Community Director, March of Dimes, Northern Metro Division
March of Dimes: Then and Now
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173. June 8, 2012 Louise Quartuccio, Director of Social Work, Elant & Roger Risko, Rotary District 7210 Elderact Chairman
Humanitarian Work by Seniors
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172. June 1, 2012 Don Fleming, Vice President & Public Relations Manager, Old Rhinebeck Aerodrome
Family Entertainment at Old Rhinebeck Aerodrome
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171. May 25, 2012 Joe Ryan, Outreach Coordinator, Dutchess County Division of Aging Services
Dutchess County's Division of Aging Services
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170. May 18, 2012 Nancy Miringoff & Pepi Diaz-Salazar, Putnam Achieve, Reach, Connect (PARC)
Services for Special-Needs Children and Adults
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169. May 11, 2012 Trent Love, Captain, U.S. Army, retired
Support for Our Veterans
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168. May 4, 2012 Rotarian Eben Yager, Renegades General Manager
Hudson Valley Renegades baseball team and associated activities
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167. April 27, 2012 Bill Bassett, Governor-Elect, District 7210
District Governor training, district 7210 plans
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166. April 20, 2012 Ed Hengel, District 7210 co-chair RYLA
Rotary Youth Leadership Awards (RYLA)
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165. April 13, 2012 Rotarian Lenny Nathan, President & Founder of HealthSav
How You Can Save a Life
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164. April 6, 2012 Steven Pressman, Executive Director of Mid-Hudson Addiction Recovery Centers, Inc. (MARC)
Treating Alcoholism and Other Drug Addictions
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163. March 30, 2012 Chris Silva, Executive Director of the Bardavon
Improving our quality of life in the Hudson Valley
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162. March 23, 2012 Dr. Gary Lovitt, Senior Scientist, Cary Institute
Forestry, ecology
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161. March 16, 2012 Peekskill Rotarian Christine Sotmary (CEO of Caregiver Access)
Caring for the Caregivers
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160. March 9, 2012 Pearl River Rotarian Barbara Kohlhausen (Excecutive Director for Meals on Wheels) with Carol McGrath (President of Pearl River Rotary)
Pearl River Rotarys many contributionsto Meals on Wheels
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159. March 2, 2012 Bob Baird, Founder & Executive Director of Touching Bases
Baseball for the Disabled
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158. February 24, 2012 Margo Morris (Sprout Creek Farm)
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157. February 17, 2012 Maria DiBari, Executive Director with Jackie Axt
Tri County Crisis Center (Effective Support for Victims of Domestic Violence)
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156. February 10, 2012 Nicholas Gati & Anthony Avella
U.N. Day and original Rotary Song "We Come Together"
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155. February 3, 2012 Ron van Warmer, Associate Director, Food Bank of the Hudson
Food Bank of the Hudson
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154. January 27, 2012 Chris Colby, President, Spire Architecture
Green architecture
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153. January 20, 2012 Rotarian Dr. Arnold Roufa
Information about breast cancer in men and treatment
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152. January 13, 2012 Rotarian Helen LiMarzi, Literacy Chair for District 7210
Literacy statistics and literacy projects in the Hudson Valley and beyond
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151. January 6, 2012
Scott Grimes, Tai Chi Instructor
Tai Chi
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150. December 30, 2011 Rotary District 7210 PDG Chet Sawyer
International Medical Relief Foundation

149. December 23, 2011 Rotary District 7210 PDG Tamton Mustapha and Rotarian Penny Byron
Vocational Avenue of Service
148. December 16, 2011 Rotarian Roger Lane and Sarah Wilbur Current information about dialysis and transplants
147. December 9, 2011 John Harper, CEO H.O.N.O.R and
Rotarian Nick Constantino
H.O.N.O.R. - Helping Others Needing Our Resources

146. December 2, 2011 Rotarian Roger Risko
Interact, Rotoract, Elderact and more
145. November 25, 2011 Rotarian Carolyn Meub, Executive Director, Pure Water for the World
pure water for the world with water filters
144. November 18, 2011 Larry Hertz, Poughkeepsie Journal Reporter
Crime Beat and Volunteer Beat
143. November 11, 2011 Shane Hobel, Mountain Scout Survival School Wilderness Survival and why it is important
142. November 4, 2011 New Orleans Rotary International Convention - Part 6
On site interviews with Rotarians from around the world (Don't Meth With Me, Dental Services, Malaria Prevention, Blood Donors, more)
141. October 28, 2011 Sara-Elizabeth Clark
Epilepsy support
140. October 21, 2011 New Orleans Rotary International Convention - Part 5
On site interviews with Rotarians from around the world (Blindness Prevention, Dollywood, Shoes for Orphans, lots more)
139. October 14, 2011 Larry Palant
Shelter Box: First responders in a disaster
138. October 7, 2011 PDG Doris & PDG Ken Obremsik
The Rotary Foundation and a surprise Paul Harris Fellow award
137. September 30, 2011 Jo Hausam
The life of a polio survivor
136. September 23, 2011 New Orleans Rotary International Convention - Part 4
On site interviews with Rotarians from around the world (Literacy and the Dictionary Project, Water and Sanitation, Interact, Rotary History and more.
135. September 16, 2011 Lou DiPaolo, Jim & Noriko Morita - members of New York Rotary, Rotary District 7230
World War II story of Peace and Understanding - the "letter found" story
134. September 9, 2011 Carol Ann Armstrong, President of Philmont Rotary Club
The Philmont Rotary Club journey since 2002 to honor the victims and the families affected by the September 11, 2001 tradgedy.
133. September 2, 2011 Paula Zwillinger, Co-founder and President of Semper Fi Parents
Support for parents with children in the military, for troops presently serving and those discharged.
132. August 26, 2011 Douglas Martin Sturomski, Southern Dutchess Rotary Club & Peace Bell Foundation Executive Director
Peace Bell Foundation - Walk for Peace project on 9/17/2011
131. August 19, 2011 Bob Grems, Dutchess County Fair Director
Dutchess County Fair attractions on 8/23-28/2011
130. August 12, 2011 Don Verity, Highland Rotary
RibFest at the Ulster County Fair Grounds
129. August 5, 2011 Windell Curole, environmental expert and General Manager of South LaFourche Levee District (New Orleans Rotary International Convention)
On-site interview at the famous Brennan's Restaurant, New Orleans: Updates on the environment and Louisianna
128. July 29, 2011 "Jane" (name changed for privacy)
Eating disorders, especially among teenagers
127. July 22, 2011 Nan Greenwood, Donna Bemiss and Youth Exchange Students
Inbound and Outbound Rotary Youth Exchange Students
126. July 15, 2011 New Orleans Rotary International Convention - Part 3
On site interviews with Rotarians from around the world discussing their projects: the environment, latest tent for ShelterBox, Diveheart for the disabled and more.
125. July 8, 2011 PDG Knut Johnsen
The Rotary Foundation
124. July 1, 2011 New Orleans Rotary International Convention - Part 2
On-site intrviews with LearnGrow, Polio Eradication, Rotarian Action Group for Microcredit, Rotary International President Ray Klinginsmith and Rotarians from around the world
123. june 24, 2011 Bill Bassett, District Governor Nominee for 2012-13 (The Rotary Foundation Chair)
Rotary Scholarships and their purpose
122. June 17, 2011 New Orleans Rotary International Convention - Part 1
On-site intrviews with Rotarians from around the world affiliated with Guitars for Troops, Mercy Ships, and more
121. June 10, 2011 Dr. Peter Muir
 - 2nd link
Music for Health: healing and wellness for everyone, especially for people with disabilities
120. June 3, 2011 Vivian Hardison (Long Island Rotary District 7250 Membership Chair) with Jonah Triebwasser (Rotary District 7210 Membership Chair)
Membership in Rotary
119. May 27, 2011 Dr. Richard Ostfeld, Senior Research Scientist at Cary Institute of Ecosystem Studies
Lyme Disease: facts and misinformation
118. May 20, 2011 Sherre Wesley, BOCES Director of Adult & Continuing Education
Community based information for adults, shut-ins, families needing affordable college, more
117. May 13, 2011 Mitchell Shron, BOCES Principal Vocational training in today's world
Career and Technical Institute
116. May 13, 2011 Red Hook Rotary Close-up: Niki Weaver

Therapy Dogs
115. April 29, 2011 Gregg Pikor with Anthony DiDato
Homes for Heroes
114. April 22, 2011 Past District Governor, Doris Obremski
The Rotary Foundation - Every Rotarian Every Year
113. April 15, 2011 Tansukh Dorawala, District Governor Elect (2011-12) Goals and a Vision
112. April 8, 2011 Ellie Savoy, Millbrook Rotary President
Rotary President Close-up
111. April 1, 2011 Joe Lippolis
Gift of Life        Gift of Life - 7230
110. March 25, 2011 Dr. Christine Guedri Giacalone
Rotary Ambassadorial Scholar
109. March 18, 2011 Rob Latimore, Red Hook Rotary
Paramedic Services, Health Care
108. March 11, 2011 Jeanine Lindhorst
Cooking Matters
107. March 4, 2011 Glenn Goldstein & Susan Simon
Financial Markets and investing in these times
106. February 25, 2011 Leah Feldman, Chair of Citizens' Advisory Committee on Domestic Violence & Kathy Graham
Battered Women in Dutchess County
105. February 18, 2011 Charles Goldberger, lawyer & member of White Plains Rotary
Teaching law around the world
104. February 11, 2011 Lenny Nathan, CEO & President, HealthSav
Training to save lives; American Heart Association
103. February 4, 2011 Sal Gambino, Carmel Rotary President, George  Knoechel
& Judy Callahan, Putnam Community Action Program
Food Banks and Rotary
102. January 28, 2011 Thom Johnson, Hudson Highland historian
Bannerman Island Restoration Project
101. January 21, 2011 Sharon Irving,  Cortlandt Manor Rotary, President & Lisa Marie Birdsall, District co-chair of Community Corps
Rotary Community Corps of Keon
Recycled Paws Dog Rescue
100. January 14, 2011 Ed Frank & Howard Golden, Spring Valley Rotary
S.T.E.P. (Schools to End Poverty)
099. January 7, 2011 Steve Biolsi, Habitat for Humanity of Putnam County, NY, construction manager
Habitat for Humanity
098. December 24, 2010 Kathy Kruger, Pleasant Valley Rotary (Rotaplast) & Dr. Manoj Abraham (Healing the Children Northeast) with Dana Buffin
Cleft palate surgery here and abroad
097. December 24, 2010 Martha Underwood, riding instructor
Winslow Therapeutic Center, Healing with Horses
096. December 17, 2010 PDG Bunnee Webb, Polio Plus Chairman
Rotary Polio Plus
095. December 10, 2010 PDG Jim Yarmus & PDG Jeffrey Keahon International Rotary projects in Central America
094. December 3, 2010 Fredlee Kaplan, Chairman's Council Gift of Life International and Bill Currie, International President, Gift of Life International
Gift of Life International
093. November 26, 2010 Interviews at the Rotary International Convention in Montreal (June 2010)
Part 3 (last of the series)
on-site interviews with humanitarians from around the world
092. November 19, 2010 Eve Corredor
Humanitarian causes here and in Europe
091. November 12, 2010 Manuela Roosevelt, President of Soroptimist International Club Luggana Lago, Switzerland
Soroptimist International, humanitarian service organization
090. November 5, 2010 Louisiana Gulf representative Kevin Voisin, Terrebonne Parish Councilman
Gulf Series Part 4: An 8th generation oysterman tells of current false impressions and his optimism for the future.
089. October 29, 2010 Rotary International President Ray Klinginsdmith
088. October 22, 2010 Barbara Allen, writer (Front Toward Enemy), her personal story
Snowball Express: Support for a Family of a Fallen Soldier
087. October 15, 2010 Lou Turpin, Rhinebeck Rotary President and Interact Students
Nicaragua Project: Interact
086. October 8, 2010 Wendell Curole, General Manager of South Lafourche Levee District, Louisiana, Richard Augustin, Principal of Grand Isle School System & Carroll Allamand, Pres. Grand Isle Rotary
Gulf Series Part 3: Windell (Gulf update) & Richard Augustin: Personal Stories from the Gulf
085. October 1, 2010 Leslie Land, Gardener, Chef, Writer of The New York Times Gardening Column for 8 years
Fruit & Vegetable Gardening Tips from a professional
084. September 24, 2010 Terry Laibach, Recycling Coordinator of NYSDEC
Department of Environmental Conservation's recycling program as part of its mission to "enhance the health, safety and welfare of the people of the state and their overall economic and social well-being"
083. September 17, 2010 Interviews at the Rotary International Convention in Montreal (June 2010)
Part 2
on-site interviews with humanitarians from around the world
082. September 10, 2010 John Lyons, President & CEO, MetroPool
Free services to encourage transportation options to employers and commuters
081. September 3, 2010 Wendell Curole, General Manager of South Lafourche Levee District, Louisiana & Louisiana guests, Michel Claudet and  Michael Ferdinand
Gulf Series Part 2: Windell (Gulf update)
Guests: Impact of the oil spill on businesses in Louisiana and the rest of the country,
080. August 27, 2010 Deborah Gruendle, Supervisor for Volunteer Resources at Vassar Brothers Medical Center
Volunteering at Vassar Brothers Medical Center
079. August 20, 2010 Don Verity, Station Manager, Hudson Valley Talk Radio Network,
Highland Rotarian
Annual Hudson Valley Ribfest
078. August 13, 2010 Dr. Bill Schlessinger, President of Cary Institute of Ecosystem Studies, Biochemist
Our earth and its environment
077. August 6, 2010 Fred Schaeffer, Past Chairperson
Walkway Over the Hudson
076. July 30, 2010 Interviews at the Rotary International Convention in Montreal (June 2010)
Humanitarians from around the world
075. July 23, 2010 Group Study Exchange (Taiwan and NY's Hudson Valley)
Professionals discuss experiences in Rotary's exchange program.
074. July 16, 2010 Wendell Curole, General Manager of South Lafourche Levee District, Louisiana
Gulf Series Part 1: Current update on what is happening in the Gulf
073. July 9, 2010 Bill Tosta, Director of Sales and Marketing
Mid-Hudson Workshop for the Disabled: offering meaningful work for Hudson Valley's physically and medically handicapped.
072. July 2, 2010 Rotary District 7210 Region 1 AG Elena Mosley (Hudson), AGA David Hart (PP Cairo) and Cathi Annesse (PE Cairo)
Close-up on Rotary District 7210 Region 1
071. June 25, 2010 Pat Usifer (One Child at a Time), Michael Carozza (Marathon Project), Elaine Trumpetta, Executive Director of Council on Addiction Prevention & Education (CAPE)
Helping teens avoid drugs
070. June 18, 2010 Carole Wolf, Executive Director of the Mill Street Loft
The wide range of creative, educational and culturally enriching programs available in the Hudson Valley
069. June 11, 2010 Jesse Saperstein, writer with Asperger Syndrome
Hope and inspiration for those with Asperger Syndrome
068. June 4, 2010 Dr. Peter Groffman, Senior Scientist, Cary Institute of Ecosystem Studies
Importance of Environmental Research
067. May 28, 2010 Nicole Peluse, Manager of St. Francis Home Care Services, president elect of Arlington Rotary
Latest in Home Care Technology
066. May21, 2010 Wendy Maragh Taylor, social worker
Liberia Project: rebuilding after the civil war
065. May 14, 2010 Andrea Shiffman
Haiti updates - personal experiences after the earthquake
064. May 7, 2010 Lenny Nathan, President & CEO of HealthSav
Importance of learning how to save a life through CPR
063. April 30, 2010 Barbara Corona, President of Board of HVHM & Ruth Kaba, Board member
Hudson Valley Home Matters: maintaining communities by helping seniors remain in their homes
062. April 23, 2010 Roger Risko, District 7210 Interact/Rotaract Advisor and Kathy White, BOCES
BOCES Interact's Teen Volunteers and Elderact's Senior Volunteers
061. April 16, 2010 Jim Kushner, Andrea Shiffman, Haiti Team
Humanitarian  efforts and Rotary's fast response; ongoing needs
060. April 9, 2010 Bob Cohen, humanitarian, Cantor, musician
Rehabilitation, interfaith projects, unique personal story
059. April 2, 2010 Regis Obijiski, Executive Director, New Horizons Resources, Inc.
Housing for the developmentally disabled
058. March 26, 2010 Paul Banner, Attorney
057. March 19, 2010 Arni Halling, Chair
SCORE: helping businesses become successful
056. March 12, 2010 District 7210 Governor Elect Phil Schunk
Rotary's goals in the next Rotary year: 2010 - 2011
055. March 5, 2010 Susan Roth, Principal
Hudson Valley Planning and Preservation
054. Febuary 26, 2010 Carol Tegtmeier, Medical Reserve Corps
Dutchess County Department of Emergency Response
053. Febuary 19, 2010 United Nations Day interviews with Bunnee Webb
Rotary United Nations Day
052. Febuary 12, 2010 Debra Bonnerwith (Deputy Commissioner &
Donna Robinson (Foster Parent Liason)
Foster Care
051. Febuary 5, 2010 Hosts Jonah Triebwasser & Sarah O'Connel with guests Kathy Kruger, A.G., Jay Verzi, Technical Producer & Don Verity, Station Manager
Radio Rotary Second Anniversary
050. January 29, 2010 Ed Glisson, Executive Director, Rena Ann Hill, Director of Development
George Supan
Mid-Hudson Children's Museum
049. January 22, 2010 Gwen & Roan Giddeon
Humanitarian Projects Originated and Organized by Teens
048. January 15, 2010 Tansukh Dorawala
District Water Project Chairman
047. January 8, 2010 PDG Helen Reisler, NYC
Journalist; a Rotary International Rep. to the U.N.;
9/11 Response; Humanitarian projects
046. January 1, 2010 Diego Aviles, Chief Operating Officer, Boy Scouts of America, Hudson Valley Council
Boy Scouts of America
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Sarah O'Connell: RadioRotary Co-host (Millbrook)

Larry Palant: Rotary District 7210 Website manager (Suffern)

Laurie Quinn: RadioRotary Webmaster (Northern Columbia)

PDG Helen Reisler: Rotary International PR Grant Advisor for RR, Guest Coordinator beyond the Hudson Valley,
Marketing/Publicity Consultant, R.I. Representative to the U.N., Emergency substitute female co-host, (New York Rotary, District 7230)

Betty Renner: Program Producer, Administrator (Millbrook) - fill-in Booking Manager - interested parties please apply to above email address

Roger Risko: RadioRotary Concept Originator, Emergency Guest Coordinator (Poughkeepsie-Arlington)

Dr. Arnold Roufa: Professional photographer for RR (Nyack)

Andrew Stein: Professional videographer for RR (Peekskill, District 7230)

Kim Sweck - DVD distribution (Millbrook)

Jonah Triebwasser: RadioRotary Co-host (Red Hook)

Don Verity: Station Manager - Hudson Valley Talk Radio Network (Highland)

Jay Verzi: Technical Producer (Honorary Rotarian)

PDG Bunnee Webb: Emergency co-host (Congers/Valley Cottage)

PDG Jim Yarmus: Rotary District 7210 Website Advisor (Spring Valley)