In an all new episode, the local creek in Elwood City is polluted! The culprit: pesticide run-off from neighborhood lawns. Francine is determined to get the word out at the annual Earth Day rally.  But will a crippling fear of public speaking derail this aspiring environmental activist?

Monday, April 21 at 3:00pm


Ask This Old House:

In this special episode of Ask This Old House, Kevin makes a home more accessible for the owner who's in a wheelchair and the guys rebuild a staircase for a survivor who was hurt during the Boston Marathon bombings.

Saturday at 3:30pm


Fake or Fortune:

In an all new episode, the team faces a daunting challenge as they search for lost masterpieces in Britain's public art collections. More than 100,000 oil paintings have been photographed and posted online as part of the Your Paintings initiative, but 17,000 of them listed as "artist unknown."  Philip and his colleague Bendor Grosvenor believe they've identified several missing works by artist Thomas Gainsborough. Can they prove it?

Tonight at 7:00pm


Show your support for KVCR, and learn how to do something you've probably always wanted to do, but didn't think you could: paint a picture!  Join KVCR and TV host Joel Green for a special KVCR Painting Night. This three hour painting class provides a Purple Easel's instructor AND all the painting materials necessary to create an original work of art on a 16 by 20 canvas. Appetizers, beverages and music are also included. All participants will leave with their personal composition. Seating is limited make your pledge today and reserve your seat now. All participants will be painting the image above and will be able to take it home. No prior art experience needed, just a fun night out!  Click on the picture for details!

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On March 28th, “Science Friday” launched Science Club – a month long challenge that asks public radio listeners to go out and experiment with science. This months’ challenge is called #machineart . Science Club asks those who wish to participate to build a machine that creates art, and share the photo or the video with them.  For more information, check out their website by clicking the banner above!

4/14/2014 11:32 AM | Matt Gilhelm | KVCR

The committee of San Bernardino residents appointed to review the  convoluted City Charter held its first meeting last week.  KVCR's Matt Guilhem was there, and reports the that committee has a tight timeline to come up with recommendations to make city government run better, and then to get something on the fall ballot for residents' to vote on.

4/15/2014 2:13 PM | Ken Vincent | KVCR

Inland Empire Economic Partnership Chief Economist John Husing continues his conversation with KVCR's Ken Vincent about ways to move less-educated workers into family-wage jobs.  This morning, Dr. Husing examines the health of the IE's construction sector.