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    Featured on the July 18 edition of Eastern Standard:

    This group's name is a question for the ages: What's Next EKY? They recently ran a survey to gather ideas and concerns. We'll discuss the results.

    Domestic violence is on the rise in the region. A conversation with two who are on the frontlines, Richmond Police Detective Stuart Adams and Jennifer Lainhart, director of Richmond's Hope's Wings Domestic Violence Shelter.

     The economy is booming, yet so many find home ownership out of the question. Why? Mary Shearer of Kentucky Habitat for Humanity is joined by Rachell Childress, director of the Lexington Habitat affiliate to explore the question and discuss a national campaign to put roofs over heads.

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    Contact: Tom Martin at es@eku.edu or leave voicemail at 859-622-9358

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