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Art Beat With Lauren Landau, September 11

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Rebecca Kamen is one of 40 artists whose work is featured in 40 for 40: Celebrating Four Decades of GRACE.
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Rebecca Kamen is one of 40 artists whose work is featured in 40 for 40: Celebrating Four Decades of GRACE.

Sept. 12-Nov. 2: 40 for 40: Celebrating Four Decades of GRACE
Starting tomorrow you can check out 40 for 40: Celebrating Four Decades of GRACE at the Greater Reston Arts Center. The exhibit marks the organization’s ruby anniversary, and includes everything from painting, to drawing, sculpture, photography, glass and ceramics. The group show features work by 40 artists who have exhibited work at the venue or been involved with the center through the years.

Sept. 11-29: A Young Lady of Property
Rep Stage opens its 21st season tonight with A Young Lady of Property by Pulitzer Prize winner Horton Foote. Directed by Michael Stebbins, this stage adaptation of the 1953 teleplay follows a young girl who dreams of living with her father in the house left to her by her deceased mother. You can see the show at the Horowitz Visual and Performing Arts Center on the campus of Howard Community College through September 29.

Music: “Fly Away With Me (instrumental)” by Mighty Ryeders

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The Music And Legacy Of Motown

Motown founder Berry Gordy and director Charles Randolph-Wright of “Motown the Musical" join Diane for a conversation about the history of Detroit's famous sound.

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Will Montgomery County Go "Bottoms Up" On Liquor Laws?

Since Prohibition, Montgomery County has held the purse strings on liquor sales, meaning the county sells every drink from beer to bourbon to local bars and restaurants. But local business owners are pushing back from this system, claiming it lacks efficiency and leaves customers waiting. County officials say they are holding out for alternatives that protect those within the industry. We discuss both sides of the issue today.

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Exelon's Chief Strategy Officer On Its Proposed Takeover Of Pepco

Kojo chats with Exelon's chief strategy officer about the company's vision for electric service in the Washington region, and its argument for why its acquisition of Pepco is in the best interest of customers.

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Computer Guys And Gal

Another year is coming to a close and the Computer Guys And Gal are here to discuss this year's biggest technology news, including the growth of virtual reality and the "Internet of Things."

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