Sundial

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There's no place anywhere else in the country quite like South Florida. From the Keys all the way up the Palm Beaches , WLRN's daily program Sundial brings you the stories that make our home unique. Interviews about news, politics, music, sports, arts, and food, all with a local twist.

Are you a book lover? Sundial has a monthly book club dedicated to read, share and discuss books and characters that are unique to South Florida. You can join the conversation here.

Do you love live music? Sundial brings you the best of the local music scene in its Live from the 305 concerts. Check out the latest performance, as well as a conversation with the artists, here

AL DIAZ / MIAMI HERALD

On this Tuesday, April 7, episode of Sundial:

How are immigrant communities dealing with COVID-19? 

Florida might have issued a stay-at-home order, but many in the immigrant community can't afford to skip work. In South Florida, many migrants work the farm fields as “essential” workers and supply the produce we eat every day.

Alejandra Martinez / WLRN

On this Monday, April 6, episode of Sundial:

Navigating South Florida’s unemployment crisis

The number of Floridians applying for unemployment benefits continues to rise as thousands of people are being laid off in masses due to this coronavirus. 

BY JOSH_CAVAZOS97 VIA STORYFUL | RICHARD MUNROE VIA STORYFUL / Miami Herald

On this Thursday, April 2, episode of Sundial:

 

Lieutenant governor breaks down the statewide ‘stay at home’ order

 

Florida Gov. Ron DeSantis ordered a statewide order for people to leave home only for essential services or work for the next 30 days. 

Sarah Lerner / Courtesy

On this Wednesday, April 1, episode of Sundial:

Teachers chat with us about remote online learning

As social distancing rules remain in place at least through the end of April, many parents, teachers and students in South Florida try to adjust to remote online learning.

LAURA AND JUAN HUERGO

On this Tuesday, March 31, episode of Sundial:

 

Democratic U.S. Rep. Ted Deutch

Last week, Congress approved a $2.2 trillion spending package to address the unprecedented Coronavirus pandemic. The funding included hundreds of billions of dollars for small business and an even larger amount for corporations that have been hit hard by the pandemic. And those making less than $75,000 a year should expect to see checks for $1,200 in the mail in the coming weeks. 

Andy Newman / Florida Keys News Bureau

On this Monday, March 30, episode of Sundial:

Key West Mayor Teri Johnston

The Florida Keys have closed hotels, vacation rentals, some beaches and parks because of COVID-19. 

MICHAEL DWYER / AP

On this Thursday, March 26, episode of Sundial:

COVID-19 is impacting all aspects of our daily lives like our physical health, financial stability and mental health.

Katie Lepri / WLRN

On this Wednesday, March 25, episode of Sundial:

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On this Tuesday, March 24, episode of Sundial:

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On this Monday, March 23, episode of Sundial:

A conversation with Miami Beach Mayor Dan Gelber

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On this Wednesday, March 18, episode of Sundial:

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On this Monday, March 16, episode of Sundial:

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On this Thursday, March 19, episode of Sundial:

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On this Tuesday, March 17, episode of Sundial:

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