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League of the Extraordinary

Every Tuesday at 5:30pm Dr. Candace Kelley delivers a weekly program about amazing people, who share their own life journeys and the lessons they have learned.
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League of the Extraordinary
(Jun 08, 2010) Play Dowanload

She overcame a turbulent childhood to beat the odds. Leslie Ann Morris details her childhood obstacles and struggles discussed in book "How Ya Like Me Now!"

League of the Extraordinary
(Jun 01, 2010) Play Dowanload

Sharon Levy, the CEO and Founder of "Taking Tea in Style" discusses some amazing teas and their importance.

League of the Extraordinary
(Apr 27, 2010) Play Dowanload

How does a nice, White Jewish kid end up as a Pastor and Apostle in a predominantly Black Pentecostal organization? Bishop Fred Rubin shars his extraordinary journey.

League of the Extraordinary
(Apr 20, 2010) Play Dowanload

When it comes to funerals and burials Tanya Kenevich is front and center. She works for the magazine American Funeral Director covering stories about everything from elaborate pet cemeteries to how you can have your loved ones ashes made into fireworks. She has heard and seen it all and shares her beyond the grave stories and explains why she was attracted to this type of work as a journalist.

League of the Extraordinary
(Mar 23, 2010) Play Dowanload

Alexandra Harcharek is the editor of A Food Coma. When not cooking and eating, she spends most of her time juggling life, love and grad school between London and Philadelphia. In addition to freelance jobs as a designer, reporter and photographer, Alexandra's work has been recognized by the New York Times, published by The Daily Journal(Gannett), The Courier Post (Gannett), South Jersey Magazine, The Syndicated College News Wire and Philadelphia City Paper.

League of the Extraordinary
(Feb 09, 2010) Play Dowanload

Girdie B. Washington takes listeners on a trip to the Gullah Islands. Washington is a native of St. Helena Island, one of the most historically distinct islands on the South Carolina Sea coast. The Gullahs are descendants of West African slaves who worked the fields but as whites deserted the coast in favor of milder climates, the Gullahs lived for generations in isolation, maintaining their African culture. Washington explains what it was like growing up as part of such a rich history.

League of the Extraordinary
(Feb 02, 2010) Play Dowanload

Honeybees have some of the best real estate in New York City. Their homes are penthouse locations at the top of buildings throughout the upper and Lower East Side, Brooklyn Heights The Bronx, and Harlem. David Graves, one of the leading urban beekeepers in New York City, shares how he grew the number of bee colonies throughout the city and what the world without honey bees would be like.

League of the Extraordinary
(Dec 01, 2009) Play Dowanload

Artist Peter Ambush takes listeners into his art world. Ambush has created inspiring works in many fields from greeting cards and books to computer graphics and portraits. Many people are fans of the more than 400 TV Guide covers he created for the Newark, NJ based newspaper The Star Ledger. From Marilyn Monroe and Bruce Springsteen, to Polar Bears and the Pope, his stunning portraits are filled with such dynamic detail you can't help but study them and wonder about the creative process.

League of the Extraordinary
(Nov 24, 2009) Play Dowanload

Stephanie Clark joins host Candace Kelley to discuss her organization My Daughter's Keeper, and highlights her beliefs of how to be a better parent to a daughter.

League of the Extraordinary
(Nov 10, 2009) Play Dowanload

1987 Richard Gaskin was 20 years old and looking forward to a music career but a gunshot to his neck caused him to be paralyzed. For years he says he existed until Christoper Reeve trailblazed a way for the disabled. Gaskin shares how paralysis changed his life, his work with the Christoper and Dana Reeve Foundation and his advocacy organization I Believe, Inc.

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