This Week On Metro Connection: Haunted D.C. | WAMU 88.5 - American University Radio

WAMU 88.5 : Metro Connection

This Week On Metro Connection: Haunted D.C.

Play associated audio
http://www.flickr.com/photos/katmere/57310994/

We'll bring your our annual celebration of the creepy and spooky across the D.C. region. We'll visit ghostly sites in Georgetown and the Eastern Shore, and we'll learn why one woman's backyard Halloween spectacle is creating controversy in suburban Maryland. Plus, we'll meet a novelist who makes a living writing stories designed to send chills up your spine.


[Music: "Every Little Bit Hurts" by John Davis from Title Tracks / "Toccata and Fugue in D Minor (Remix)" originally by JS Bach from Monsters Halloween Party]

NPR

Reports: Fashion Icon Oscar De La Renta Dies After Long Cancer Fight

Fashion designer Oscar de La Renta, 82, died Monday after a decade-long battle with cancer, The New York Times and other media outlets report.
NPR

Sandwich Monday: The Primanti Bros. Pitts-burger

For this week's Sandwich Monday, we try a sandwich from the famous Primanti Bros. of Pittsburgh.
NPR

Close Iowa Senate Race Could Come Down To How Women Vote

Joni Ernst, who's an officer in the Iowa Army National Guard, presents herself as a mother, soldier, leader. But many women aren't responding to that.
NPR

Tunisia's Emerging Tech Sector Hampered By Old Policies

When Tunisia's young people protested in 2011, they had one key demand: jobs. Now, despite new political leadership, that demand remains unmet — even in tech, the sector that offers the most promise.

Leave a Comment

Help keep the conversation civil. Please refer to our Terms of Use and Code of Conduct before posting your comments.