Since 1992, Richard Hake has worked as News Host and Reporter at WNYC. His live and produced radio feature segments range from hard breaking news to cultural and artistic sound portraits. Richard’s work has been heard both nationally and locally on the NPR programs, Morning Edition, Weekend Edition, All Things Considered and On The Media. His voice is regularly heard during on air fundraisers and as fill in host for various WNYC shows.
A Pete Seeger sing-along tribute will be a part of this year's Brooklyn Folk Festival at The Bell House.
Is he a great artist, or just a great social activist?
The Washington Report: David Sanger from the New York Times discusses Ukraine, the heart bleed bug and the anniversary of Civil Rights Act with WNYC's Richard Hake.
Emmylou Harris Wrecking Ball Tour at the Brooklyn Academy of Music on Saturday is where you can find one of our staff members. Find out what some of the others are doing this weekend.
Check out some of the works by Drew Friedman and many others at the Society of Illustrators MoCCA ArtsFest this weekend at the 69th Regiment Armory. That's just one of the events some of our staff members are checking out.
Sunny's Bar in Red Hook, Brooklyn is one of the places you may find some of the WNYC staff. Find out what other events they may be attending around town.
The next round of the men's NCAA basketball tournament began Thursday.
In a classic David vs. Goliath matchup, one of the games pits tiny Manhattan College against powerhouse Louisville. It's Manhattan's first trip to the dance in a decade, while Louisville knows the scene well — it's the reigning college ...
"I'm anticipating me and a lot of teenage boys in the theater," said executive editor Caitlin Thompson on her pick of the film 300 Rise of an Empire.
Here are some of the events our colleagues are checking out around town this weekend.
"No one hates winter more than me so I'm going to try and round up some of my friends and go to Flushing and order a bunch of beers and enjoy Mongolian hot-pots." -- Joseph Capriglione, associate producer of New Jersey Public Radio.
Here are some of the events our colleagues in the membership department are checking out in this pledge drive edition of Weekend Staff Picks.
New York's wild weather is not stopping our staff from taking full advantage of outdoor and indoor activities. Check out what some of them are up to this weekend.
His relevance for 2016 may be in doubt, but with 36 governors races on this year's ballots, Chris Christie matters very much in 2014. As chair of the Republican Governors Association, Christie leads the group charged with raising money for the GOP's gubernatorial candidates and getting them elected to office....
A painting by 24-year-old Lucien Smith is one example of works by emerging artists that have been flipped recently.
After months of secrecy, the State University of New York unveiled how five developers hope to transform Long Island College Hospital in the coming years.
Described as part vaudeville, part circus and part burlesque, "La Soiree" at the Union Square Theatre is one staff recommendation for this weekend. Oh yeah, there's also the Super Bowl.
Baby it's cold outside, but that's not keeping some of the WNYC staff members indoors. From snow sculpture contests to marionette shows, check out some of the events and activities our colleagues are checking out around town this cold weekend.
Wythe Hotel Cinema is hosting the New York premiere of the dark documentary, Very Extremely Dangerous. The last few weeks of Jerry McGill's life are chronicled, showing his violent and dangerous journey.
The Metropolitan Opera's Die Fledermaus is where you will find one of WNYC's staff members. Find out what some of the other events our colleagues are checking out around town this weekend.
In the last 12 years, NYC has been transformed in ways that are wrenching, huge, and intimate. Here's how to wrap your head around Bloomberg's New York.