Eva Soncin http://kalw.org en IMMIGRATION STORIES: Mahade Wanjihar and Leslie Spillane http://kalw.org/post/immigration-stories-mahade-wanjihar-and-leslie-spillane <p></p><p dir="ltr" style="line-height:1.35;margin-top:0pt;margin-bottom:11pt;"><span id="docs-internal-guid-7405272f-0a2d-d8a5-4212-d1165f3ab009"><span style="font-size: 19px; font-family: Arial; background-color: transparent; vertical-align: baseline; white-space: pre-wrap;">Many Californians have come here from somewhere else. In fact, the state has more immigrants than any other in the country. This week, we’re running a series of profiles of immigrants in the Bay Area. Today we meet a medical professional from India and a young woman from Ireland.</span></span></p><p> Wed, 11 Sep 2013 00:18:20 +0000 Eva Soncin 32854 at http://kalw.org IMMIGRATION STORIES: Mahade Wanjihar and Leslie Spillane Immigration Stories: Mahmoud Khafagy http://kalw.org/post/immigration-stories-mahmoud-khafagy <p dir="ltr" style="line-height:1;margin-top:0pt;margin-bottom:0pt;">&nbsp;</p><p dir="ltr" style="line-height:1;margin-top:0pt;margin-bottom:0pt;">&nbsp;</p> Tue, 10 Sep 2013 00:35:23 +0000 Eva Soncin 32798 at http://kalw.org Immigration Stories: Mahmoud Khafagy Arts/Culture/Weekend: Queen's Day, robot competition, and vegan cooking http://kalw.org/post/artscultureweekend-queens-day-robot-competition-and-vegan-cooking <p><strong style="line-height: 1.5;">Thursday</strong></p><p><span class="excerpted" style="line-height: 1.5;"><a href="http://www.westwinddriveins.com/events/" style="line-height: 1.5;">Free drive-In Movie Night</a>&nbsp;//</span><span style="line-height: 1.5;">&nbsp;The West Wind Drive-in movie theaters in Concord and San Jose host a&nbsp;Free Drive-in Movie Night, plus a festival with live music and games. All movies are double features. Admission is free and you can chow down on $1 nachos.</span></p> Fri, 26 Apr 2013 00:04:23 +0000 Eva Soncin 26285 at http://kalw.org Arts/Culture/Weekend: Queen's Day, robot competition, and vegan cooking Hear Here: Un voyage à L’Alliance Française http://kalw.org/post/hear-here-un-voyage-l-alliance-fran-aise <p></p><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">We’ve been asking our staff to go out to a place they've never been. Reporter Eva </span>Soncin<span style="line-height: 1.5;"> brought back this profile from somewhere she hasn’t visited but that’s close to her roots. This week we venture to </span>L’Alliance<span style="line-height: 1.5;"> </span>Français<span style="line-height: 1.5;">e</span><span style="line-height: 1.5;"> in Berkeley, a non-profit organization encouraging the study of French language and culture, through classes, tutoring, and social gatherings.&nbsp;</span></p><p> Fri, 08 Mar 2013 00:12:11 +0000 Eva Soncin 24135 at http://kalw.org Hear Here: Un voyage à L’Alliance Française Today's local music: The Composer is Dead http://kalw.org/post/todays-local-music-composer-dead-0 <p></p><p></p> Tue, 19 Feb 2013 21:00:28 +0000 Eva Soncin 23323 at http://kalw.org Today's local music: The Composer is Dead