Nevada Public Radio lays off staff, CEO resigns amid ‘business challenges’

Nevada Public Radio lays off staff, CEO resigns amid ‘business challenges’

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Nevada Public Radio lays off staff, CEO resigns amid ‘business challenges’
The station is facing “severe cash flow issues,” according to a statement from its board of directors. Original source: https://current.org/2019/09/nevada-public-radio-lays-off-staff-ceo-resigns-amid-business-challenges/
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New pledge drive spots from Ira Glass pitch listeners on $1-a-month memberships

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New pledge drive spots from Ira Glass pitch listeners on $1-a-month memberships
Glass hopes the low threshold for giving could get more listeners to become donors. Original source: https://current.org/2019/09/new-pledge-drive-spots-from-ira-glass-pitch-listeners-on-1-a-month-memberships/
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Curbing childhood obesity rates through healthy eating

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Curbing childhood obesity rates through healthy eating
Stacey Antine began a nonprofit called HealthBarn USA to educate kids about farming, healthy and balanced eating as well as cooking.”We’re seeing cardio disease previously, we’re seeing Type 2 diabetes,” stated Antine.”So there’s truly no talk about weight problems or being fat,” she said. Original source: https://www.njtvonline.org/news/video/curbing-childhood-obesity-rates-through-healthy-eating/
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Activists press for federal support to upgrade NJ’s vulnerable voting machines

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Activists press for federal support to upgrade NJ’s vulnerable voting machines
“This is our most vital basic right, the right to vote,” claimed Marcia Marley, head of state of BlueWave NJ.”Every solitary member of the Senate agrees that Russian meddling was real and is actual,” he said. New Jersey’s voting-machine technology was the topic of a claim and also lawmakers passed a bill in 2009 mandating […]
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New Hampshire Public Radio hires Jim Schachter as next leader

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New Hampshire Public Radio hires Jim Schachter as next leader
Schachter was previously VP for news at WNYC. Original source: https://current.org/2019/09/new-hampshire-public-radio-hires-jim-schachter-as-next-leader/
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Leveling the playing field in NJ is theme at economic development conference in AC

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Leveling the playing field in NJ is theme at economic development conference in AC
They’re the people who decide much of what gets built in New Jersey — developers, bankers and real-estate investors, government officials — and they’ve gathered in Atlantic City this week for the 23rd Annual Governor’s Conference on Housing and Economic Development. On Monday, the kickoff of the two-day conference, the participants largely sang from the same […]
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Deck collapse in New Jersey injures 22 people

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Deck collapse in New Jersey injures 22 people
Several of the hurt included firemens and also their family members that had actually just gone to a yearly parade and convention in Wildwood.
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NPR staffers of color call out news chief on comments on race coverage

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NPR staffers of color call out news chief on comments on race coverage
Nancy Barnes’ statements during the general public Radio Program Directors Association seminar left staffers really feeling “unsure regarding the instructions of this newsroom,” they wrote in a letter to Barnes. Original source: https://current.org/2019/09/npr-staffers-of-color-call-out-news-chiefs-comments-on-race-coverage/
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September 13, 2019: NJTV News with Mary Alice Williams

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September 13, 2019: NJTV News with Mary Alice Williams
We’re in the spin room after the third Democratic governmental debate here at Texas Southern University in Houston. What’s the spin? Hear what they have to state. It’s a working with craze at the American Dream task fair, where thousands of applicants have questions concerning salary as well as transportation. The red flag law entered […]
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NJ Governor Phil Murphy On Marijuana Legalization, Newark Water Crisis, NJ Transit & 2020 Election

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NJ Governor Phil Murphy On Marijuana Legalization, Newark Water Crisis, NJ Transit & 2020 Election
New Jersey governor Phil Murphy sits down with Ebro in the Morning to give an update on some of the biggest issues in the Garden State. He gave an update on where the state stands on Marijuana legalization, and whether it will happen in the near future, what steps are needed to fix Newark’s water […]
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Podcast sponsorship revenue continues to fuel NPR’s financial growth

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Podcast sponsorship revenue continues to fuel NPR’s financial growth
Podcasts have been a “massive return on investment for us as well as a major growth engine for our organisation,” claims NPR CFO Deborah Cowan. Original source: https://current.org/2019/09/podcast-sponsorship-revenues-continue-to-fuel-nprs-financial-growth/
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