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2016 May Be the Most Important Presidential Election Since 1860

The last time there was an election even close to as hostile as this one was in 1860, according to Harvard Business School historian Nancy Koehn.


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WGBH Food & Wine Fest Feature: Saltie Girl

Until the festival begins on September 15th, we'll be introducing you to the chefs, restaurants, wineries and brewers giving local flavor to the big event.


Miss Fisher's Murder Mysteries


The gaiety of St. Kilda's famous Esplanade is marred by the violence of gang warfare and the police who struggle to control it. When a gang leader is found dead outside a travelling boxing tent, Phryne's investigation leads her into the dangerous but thrilling world of fight rigging and tribal payback.

Thursday at 9pm on WGBX 44



A St. Patrick's Day Celtic Sojourn

For over a decade, the A St. Patrick’s Day Celtic Sojourn concerts have introduced a wide range of new and familiar musicians alike to audiences eager to celebrate the holiday in true Irish style.


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Classical Music with Laura Carlo
Oboe and Bassoon Concerto in G, RV 545
Antonio Vivaldi
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Meet five of the millions of people whose lives have been changed by WGBH and public media.



Slipping into the Dark Web

The internet is a vast, unmapped world. There’s the surface, which you can easily get to, and then, there’s everything else.


A Celtic Sojourn: Roots and Branches Concert

On August 19 at Boarding House Park in Lowell, Brian O’Donovan curates and hosts a range of traditional and contemporary artists from around the Celtic World.


The Great British Baking Show: Desserts

View the stiff competition among nine remaining bakers. The Signature challenge is a French classic: crème brulée. In the Technical, bakers take on spanische windtorte. In the Showstopper, they must bake three faultless cheesecakes, then layer them.

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Bored of Burgers? Grill Pizza This Weekend!

No need to turn on your oven for great homemade pizza. Keep that grill fire burning and make something other than meat.


Local Farm Turns Loss into Gain

Volante Farms in Needham had to shut down its popular farm stand because of a construction problem. But they are turning a business loss into a community gain.

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