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6:23 pm
Thu December 11, 2014

LHI Live: Joel Mabus' Seasonal Songbook

Joel Mabus
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Singer-songwriter Joel Mabus' musical career, encompassing 25 albums, includes two Christmas releases (How Like The Holly, 1999, and A Parlor Guitar Christmas, 2012). Over time, the folk artist has also compiled a selection of seasonal stories and poems he likes to share with audiences.

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Local Music
5:20 pm
Thu December 11, 2014

Celtic Christmas In Battle Creek Features Michigan Talent

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 A host of renowned Celtic musicians with Michigan ties will appear with the Battle Creek Symphony in its upcoming holiday concert. They include fiddle virtuoso Jeremy Kittel, a Michigan native whose credentials include a jazz degree from the Manhattan School of Music and performing/composing with the Turtle Island String Quartet.

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December 11, 2014
9:34 am
Thu December 11, 2014

WestSouthwest December 11, 2014

Michigan Hall of Justice
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On WestSouthwest, a look at Michigan's unique system of electing  state Supreme Court Justices and making the case for Quaker beliefs in public policy. 


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Quaker Advocacy
9:33 am
Thu December 11, 2014

WSW: Working for Peace and Political Engagement

A Senate report released this week detailed torture which had been authorized by U.S. authorities - file photo
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One of the leading voices for Quaker advocacy says United States foreign policy should be built more on "peace making" principles.

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State Supreme Court
9:31 am
Thu December 11, 2014

WSW: Michigan's Unique State Supreme Court Elections

Michigan Hall of Justice
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Two Republicans and one Democrat won seats on the Michigan Supreme Court last month. But voters didn't know that looking at the ballot. 

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