Sunday Morning Magazine with Rodney Lear

Hosted by Rodney Lear, this weekly show examines pertinent issues facing Cincinnati with open and honest discussion. Hear interviews with national celebrities, local leaders, authors, doctors, and experts on a wide range of topics.

Listen to the Sunday Morning Magazine podcast on the 97.3 The Wolf mobile app, here on theworldwidewolf.com or wherever you get your podcasts.

Latest Episodes

Affordable Family Friendly Getaways_Segment #6_Lauren Hough _6-4-2023

Why West Virginia is the perfect destination for families this summer: Far removed from the long lines, busy schedules and flashy price tags of today’s family vacations, a new type of getaway awaits in West Virginia. Awe-inspiring views, family-focused adventures and unique lodging options make planning your next retreat a breeze, which is why Outside Magazine named the New River Gorge the Best Family Trip in the nation. Find out what it feels like to return from vacation refreshed and reconnected instead of drained and drawn in Almost Heaven.

Official website: wvtourism.com 

Instagram: @wvtourism

Twitter: @WVtourism

Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/WVtourism/

Affordable Family Friendly Getaways_Segment #5_Gabby Blauert _6-4-2023

Why Hamilton County, Indiana is the perfect destination for families this summer: There’s something for everyone in the family to enjoy in Hamilton County, Indiana. Discover kid-friendly attractions like Conner Prairie, the Nickel Plate Express, and Monon Waterpark. Families can also explore outdoors through Hamilton County’s extensive trail system and dozens of parks.
Official website: VisitHamiltonCounty.com
Instagram handle: visithamiltonco
Twitter handle: visithamiltonco
Facebook: visithamiltonco

Affordable Family Friendly Getaways_Segment #4_Jennifer Webb _6-4-2023

Why Dollywood is the perfect destination for families this summer: Dollywood Parks & Resorts offers families a premium destination where they can create lasting memories. Every member of the family, from the youngest to the oldest, can find an attraction to enjoy. With award-winning entertainment, culinary options and attractions, Dollywood is the perfect destination for families this summer. 
Social Media
Official website: www.dollywood.com
Instagram handle: @dollywood
Twitter handle: @dollywood
Facebook: @dollywood

Affordable Family Friendly Getaways_Segment #3_ Nicole Stacey_6-4-2023

About the destination: Visit Pensacola is the destination organization for Escambia County which includes Pensacola, Pensacola Beach and Perdido Key. With over 460 years of rich history and 18 miles of sugar-white sand beaches bordered by the emerald-green waters of the Gulf of Mexico, visitors from all over the world are lured to our pristine shores every year.
Visit Pensacola supports the community vision of tourism by serving as the central body responsible for building tourism as an economic engine for our community through leadership, connection, collaboration and communication.
Official website: https://www.visitpensacola.com/
Instagram handle: @visitpensacola
Twitter handle: @VisitPensacola
Facebook: @visitpensacola or https://www.facebook.com/visitpensacola

Affordable Family Friendly Getaways_Segment #2_Dr. Frederic Bertley _6-4-2023

Why COSI is the perfect destination for families this summer: COSI is a perfect destination for families because there’s literally something for everyone. Science is everywhere and for everyone, and that statement comes to life at COSI every day. From our classic exhibits like Ocean, Gadgets, Life and Progress to our amazing traveling exhibits like Tutankhamun: His Tomb and His Treasures and Nature’s Superheroes, we have a science topic of interest for you and everyone you’re bringing for a fun day of exploring and learning.
Official website: https://cosi.org/
Instagram handle: @COSIScience
Twitter handle: @COSI
Facebook: @COSIScience

Affordable Family Friendly Getaways_Segment #1_Jay Kruz_6-4-2023

Guest: Jay Kruz, Travel Writer for the Cincinnati/Northern Kentucky Airport (CVG), Host of Jay’s Journey’s,  
Topic: Advice for Families Traveling this Summer
Main link www.cvgairport.com/jetwithjay

Traveling with kids https://jetwithjay.cvgairport.com/the-14-things-youve-gotta-pack-when-traveling-with-kids/

Packing for everyone https://jetwithjay.cvgairport.com/heres-what-to-pack-for-your-holiday-trip-and-three-things-to-leave-at-home/

Low cost flights https://jetwithjay.cvgairport.com/jays-best-of-the-best-low-cost-flights-and-what-to-do-when-you-get-there/

Natasha, Council on Aging.

Natasha, Council on Aging. The Council on Aging (COA) is helping low‐income older adults get access to fresh fruits and vegetables through local farmers’ markets. Eligible older adults can enroll in the free U.S. Department of Agriculture Senior Farmers’ Market Nutrition Program (SFMNP). The program provides fresh, nutritious, unprepared locally grown fruits, vegetables, fresh cut herbs and honey through two dozen participating farmers’ markets and roadside stands.  
A list of enrollment dates and locations, as well as a list of participating farmers’ markets is available on Council on Aging’s website: www.help4seniors.org/farmersmarket.

Jayne Utter, Managing Director, Summerfair 2023

Summerfair 2023 will be held at Coney Island June 2nd, 3rd and 4th. Summerfair will feature more than 350 fine artists from all around the country. Summerfair has grown into one of the oldest continuous art fairs. Artists exhibit their art at the fair in categories such as photography, painting, wood, ceramics, fibers, leather and jewelry. https://summerfair.org/

2nd Act Careers_Nicola_Segment #4_4-30-22

·        Nicola Griffin, International Supermodel. Nicola had the fashion world buzzing when she became the oldest women to ever be featured in the Sports Illustrated Swimsuit Issue. She is defying stereotypes and redefining beauty standards. 
Twitter: @nicolagriffin3

2nd Act Careers_Chris Donovan_Segment #3_4-30-22

·        Chris Donovan, Women’s Luxury Fashion Show Brand Designer. After more than 25 years as a telephone operator, Donovan made a drastic career switch to pursue a lifelong dream to design women’s shoes. To make this dream a reality, Donovan studied at one of the most prestigious fashion schools in the world, Polimoda Fashion Institute.