'Community Focus' is EASY 93.1's long-running signature community affairs program, airing each Sunday morning at 6:50 a.m. ET, hosted by correspondents Ellen Jaffe and Jeff Martin.
Broward Health Lung Cancer Awareness / Boys & Girls Clubs of Broward
Segment 1 - Guest: Dr. Tishko, Director of Thoracic Oncology, Broward Health; Doctor Tishko discusses the importance of early detection of lung cancer in saving lives, and provides screening guidelines. We also discuss the importance of quitting smoking to prevent lung cancer. http://www.browardhealth.org, http://www.tobaccofreeflorida.com. Segment 2: Donnell Bennett, former Miami Hurricane, NFL Pro & BGCBC alumnus talks about The Best Season Holiday Fundraiser for Boys & Girls Clubs of Broward County. http://www.bgcbc.org/bestseason
Miami-Dade County Recycling / Embrace Girls Foundation
Segment 1: Guest - JeanMarie Massa, Recycling Manager, Miami-Dade County Solid Waste Department. Massa provides details on what can & can't be recycled, and what happens to recycled products. http://www.miamidade.gov/recycling Segment 2: Guest - Velma Lawrence, CEO Embrace Girls Foundation. Lawrence talks about the positive life-changing skills that at-risk girls learn as part of Embrace Girls Foundation. http://www.embracegirlpower.org
Neighborhood Housing Services of South Florida
President / CEO Kim Henderson talks about the many services NHSSF provides to help people with home buying, credit repair and first-time home purchases. http://www.nhssf.org
Each week on 'Viewpoints,' you'll hear from experts, authors and newsmakers in fields such as business, social sciences, sports, education, popular culture and the arts. 'Viewpoints' airs on EASY 93.1 each Sunday morning at 6:20 a.m. ET.
Mental Effects of Solitary Confinement / History of Comics
Segment 1: Guests: Dr. Keramet Reiter, Professor, Department of Criminology, Law and Society, University of California – Irvine; Tracy Velazquez, Manager, Public Safety Research, Pew Charitable Trust. https://faculty.sites.uci.edu/reiter/ Segment 2: Guest: Jeremy Dauber, Professor, Jewish Literature & American Studies, Columbia University, author, American Comics: A History. https://wwnorton.com/books/9780393635607
A Breakdown in Housing / Regaining Digital Privacy
Segment 1: Guests: Jaimie Ross, CEO, Florida Housing Coalition; Andrew Ross, professor, social & cultural analysis, New York University, author, Sunbelt Blues: The Failure of American Housing.https://www.flhousing.org/ Segment 2 - Guest: Neil Richards, Koch Distinguished Professor in Law, Washington University in St. Louis School of Law, Director, Cordell Institute, author, Why Privacy Matters. https://law.wustl.edu/faculty-staff-directory/profile/neil-richards/
Labor Shortages / The Vast Expanse of Space
Segment 1:Guests: Dr. Abigail Wozniak, senior labor economist, Federal Reserve Bank of Minneapolis, director, Opportunity and Inclusive Growth Institute; Ravindra Jayara, owner, Chic Chef Catering. https://www.bls.gov/iag/tgs/iag70.htm Segment 2: Guest: Dr. Daniel Whiteson, professor, astronomy, physics, University of California – Irvine, author, Frequently Asked Questions About the Universe. https://tinyurl.com/8emuvrnr
Did you know that pets are good for your health? See how good you feel when you meet our Pet of the Week, or any of the other adorable, adoptable pets at the Humane Society of Broward County. Click the pic to see more about this week's pet and how to connect with HSBC.