Talia BlakeMorning Edition Host & Reporter
After a brief stint as Morning Edition Producer at The Public’s Radio in in Rhode Island, Talia Blake returned to WMFE, the station that grew her love for public radio. She graduated with a double-major in Broadcast Journalism and Psychology from the University of Central Florida (Go Knights!). While at UCF, she was an intern for WMFE’s public affairs show, Intersection. In her spare time, Talia is an avid foodie and enjoys working out.
Recent Stories from Talia Blake
TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) — Floridians could gain access to cheaper prescription drugs from Canada and other foreign countries under legislation approved by a state House committee Monday amid concern it could open the door to subpar and even dangerous medications.
Florida’s Chief Financial Officer is asking President Donald Trump to help get a billion dollars in savings bonds out of the U.S. Treasury and into the hands of Floridians.
The University of Central Florida women’s basketball team faces top-seed Connecticut Monday for the American Athletic Conference championship. This is the Knights’ first-ever championship game.
ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) — B.J. Taylor had a final home game to remember — at No. 19 Cincinnati’s expense. Taylor scored seven of UCF’s last eight point and finished with 22 to help the No. 25 Knights hold off Cincinnati 58-55 on Thursday night.
What started as an effort to prevent local governments from regulating plastic straws morphed Monday into a push for a study on the issue, lumped in with an attempt to prohibit cities and counties from banning certain sunscreens.
Commuters who drive on I-4 westbound and use two popular exits just south of downtown Orlando need to pay close attention as there’s a new temporary ramp system, and drivers could miss their exit.
Public transportation in Central Florida has a new face. Lynx CEO Edward Johnson has resigned.
Much of Orlando’s history is buried near downtown right off of Mills Avenue at Greenwood Cemetery. From Joe Tinker to Bob Carr, you can find hundreds of headstones engraved with the names of popular streets and venues for the people that they were named after. But, there’s one area of the cemetery with not as many head stones, and a lot of unmarked graves.
Northeast Florida Representative John Rutherford is leading a legislative effort to prohibit seismic airgun testing the Atlantic Ocean for a decade.
Dana A. Dorsey was Miami’s first black millionaire and now his home in Overtown will be opened to the public.