WAMU 88.5 : Community

Look Good, Feel Better

Look Good, Feel Better (LGFB) is a hands-on workshop conducted by volunteer cosmetologists on Tuesday, May 1 at 1 p.m. In includes a 12-step skin care and makeup program and a demonstration on how to use wigs, turbans, scarves and hats to help a woman cope with the side effects of cancer treatment. This program is a partnership between the American Cancer Society, the Personal Care Council and the National Cosmetology Association. RSVP here or call (301)493-5002.

Hope Connections for Cancer Support helps people with cancer and their loved ones deal with the emotional and physical impact of cancer through professionally facilitated programs of emotional support, education, wellness and hope. All programs are provided free of charge thanks to the generous support of individuals, corporations and foundations.

Hope Connections for Cancer Support: 5430 Grosvenor Lane, Suite 100, Bethesda, MD 20814

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A 24-Year-Old Designed A Self-Driving Minibus; Maker Built It In Weeks

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WAMU 88.5

How History Influences Diets In D.C. And Around The World

Kojo and chef Pati Jinich look at how history -- and famous names like El Chico, Azteca and even Fritos -- shaped modern Mexican-American cooking in the Washington region and beyond.

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Implications Of The Supreme Court's Immigration Ruling

Many undocumented immigrants are living in fear after a Supreme Court ruling effectively barred deferred deportation for 4 million people. What the ruling means for families across the country and how immigration policy is playing out in 2016 election politics.

NPR

A 24-Year-Old Designed A Self-Driving Minibus; Maker Built It In Weeks

What if cars weren't mass produced? Local Motors, a small-batch auto manufacturer, relies on an online design community and a "co-creation" business model to bring new vehicles to market, really fast.

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