WGR Blog

Climate Change in the Garden – feature

Despite the recent rainfall, trees and shrubs across Virginia are suffering from warmer temperatures and a lack of precipitation.  Some gardeners believe the plants are trying to tell us something. … More»

Mourning Katrina – feature

As this country took note of the second anniversary of Hurricane Katrina, television crews descended on the Gulf Coast to chronicle the re-building efforts, or lack thereof.  But sometimes words are more powerful… More»

“Oh Shenandoah!” – feature

There’s no question that white-tailed deer populations have increased in most parts of Virginia.  What’s less clear is what to do about it.  Nancy King, with the radio program “With… More»

Retreat from the Rankings Race – feature

When the much-anticipated US News & World Report college rankings were released last month, sixty colleges were notably absent for the list.  Nancy King, with the radio program “With Good Reason,” reports their… More»

Lessons from “The Panic of 1907” – feature

There are some startling similarities between the mortgage debacle of this past summer and the first financial panic of the twentieth century.  Nancy King, with the radio program “With Good Reason,” has… More»