FL News Podcasts

Food For Thought / Childhood Obesity

07.30.10 | Sherri Watters

Sherri discusses the childhood obesity problem and how culture contributes to the epidemic.

Neighborhoods in the Network / 5 Weeks for Freedom (Buffalo, NY)

07.28.10 | Martha Manikas-Foster

There will be a celebration in Buffalo, NY on July 30, 2010 as fifteen average Americans culminate their 1800-mile bike ride along the Underground Railroad to bring attention to modern-day human slavery.

Food For Thought / Study: Fish Oil Lowers Risk of Breast Cancer

07.23.10 | Sherri Watters

Family Life Food Services Coordinator Sherri Watters says omega-3s should be part of a healthy diet. And yes, they are fats.

Neighborhoods in the Network / Saturday Serenade Concerts

07.21.10 | Martha Manikas-Foster

Join talented high school and middle school students in Houghton, NY -- 65 miles southeast of Buffalo -- for free "Saturday Serenade" concerts of classical and sacred music every Saturday afternoon in July.

Food For Thought / Focus on Nutrition, Not Calories

07.16.10 | Sherri Watters

A new survey suggests our nutritional IQ as Americans is lacking. But Family Life Food Services Coordinator Sherri Watters says don't get bogged down counting calories.

Teaching & Learning Institute / Sex Education in Schools

07.15.10 | Cecil Van Houten

Dr. Kerr and Cecil discuss a controversial Montana proposal to introduce sex education in elementary schools and the implications it has in New York and Pennsylvania.

Neighborhoods in the Network / Bat Count (Greentown, PA)

07.14.10 | Martha Manikas-Foster

Learn about bats by helping with the Citizen Science "Bat Count" this coming Friday, July 16 starting at 8 p.m. at Pennsylvania’s Promised Land State Park east of Scranton at 100 Lower Lake Road in Greentown, PA.

Food For Thought / Relay For Life

07.09.10 | Sherri Watters

Join Family Life at the Relay For Life in Hammondsport, NY on Friday, July 9, 2010. Food Services Coordinator Sherri Watters will be there to give tips to help you lead a healthy lifestyle and prevent cancer.

Teaching & Learning Institute / One Student Can Make a Difference

07.08.10 | Cecil Van Houten

Ralph and Cecil discuss the case of a student in Massachusetts who has spearheaded an effort to have the Pledge of Allegiance recited at his high school.

Neighborhoods in the Network / Mt. Pisgah Star Gazing

07.07.10 | Martha Manikas-Foster

Learn about a free night of guided star-gazing at Pennsylvania’s Mt. Pisgah State Park, located northeast of Troy and northwest of Towanda.