Nobel Peace Prize laureate Wangari Maathai will be honored today with a 20-foot tall oak tree planted by the University Auditorium on the University of Florida campus. WUFT-FM’s Leah Harding says it is an appropriate tribute to the memory of a noted environmentalist.[audio:http://www.wuft.org/news/files/2011/10/LeahVO.mp3]
Neighborhoods have been destroyed and families forever impacted after Hurricane Dorian battered the Bahamas for almost 30 hours as a Category 5 hurricane. Emergency relief and long-term assistance are needed.