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First Coast Connect with Melissa Ross

4/29/19: Smart Cities; 'Here & Now;' First Coast Success; Cole Pepper

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We took a closer look at plans to help make Northeast Florida a “smart region” with Jeff Sheffield, Executive Director, North Florida TPO; and John Schultz, Chief Innovation Officer for Allied Reliability, Inc.

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Jeremy Hobson and Robin Young

Here & Now

WJCT is adding Here & Now to its afternoon lineup - starting Monday at 1 p.m. Robin Young and Jeremy Hobson, the hosts of this popular NPR news magazine, joined us with a preview of what listeners can expect to hear on 89.9 FM Mondays - Thursdays.

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First Coast Success

Engineer Tina Meskel, the 2019 JAX Chamber  Overall Small Business Leader of the Year, is a true  success story. Karen Brune Mathis, Editor of the Jacksonville Daily Record, spoke with Meskel about women in engineering in Monday's edition of First Coast Success.

Cole Pepper

The Jaguars are getting rave reviews for their draft. Cole Pepper joined us for a closer look.

Heather Schatz can be reached at hschatz@wjct.org, 904-358-6334 or on Twitter at @heatherschatz.