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Local Food Banks Struggle to Meet Demand

Today at 9:30am

Bay Area food banks are ramping up their donation drives in the final days before Thanksgiving, but many are still coming up short. We'll check in with local food banks about their holiday and year-round needs.

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Fresh Air

John Kander

Today at 1:00pm

Composer John Kander and his songwriting partner Fred Ebb, wrote the musicals Cabaret, Chicago, Flora the Red Menace, The Scottsboro Boys and more. A new CD collects their demo recordings.

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The Takeaway

Community College on the Border

Today at 12:00pm

El Paso Community College is situated on the Texas Mexico border. 85 percent of the students are Hispanic and 70 percent are first generation college goers.

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