WMFE is Central Florida's primary provider of NPR programming on 90.7 FM and Classical Music on 90.7 HD2. Part of the community since 1965, WMFE focuses on providing quality national and local news and programming. We inspire and empower all Central Floridians to discover, grow and engage within and beyond their world.
Support for 90.7 WMFE is provided by

Growing Bolder: ‘Oh, Florida!’ Author Craig Pittman; Functional Fitness Tips; 91-Year-Old Philanthropist Sylvia Anthony

Best-selling author and journalist Craig Pittman is a highly respected environmental reporter, but recently, he’s gained a following for highlighting the unusual, fascinating and bizarre events that make Florida, well, Florida. He explains what motivated him to write his hilarious book, “Oh, Florida! How America’s Weirdest State Influences the Rest of the Country.” He also chats with Growing Bolder about his latest book, “Cat Tale: The Wild, Weird Battle to Save the Florida Panther.”

Have you heard of functional fitness? It may change the way you exercise forever, and, in the process, get you and your body ready for the rest of your life.

Sylvia Anthony has suffered challenges and setbacks but overcome them to earn a lifetime achievement award and a place in the National Women’s Hall of Fame. She’s also an author and philanthropist and at 91 years old, she explains what she’s come to believe is the key to living long, staying active and making a difference.

Also, learn how a love of birds completely changed the lives of two women in Central Florida.

Get The 90.7 WMFE Newsletter

Your trusted news source for the latest Central Florida news, updates on special programs and more.

Stay tuned in to our local news coverage: Listen to 90.7 WMFE on your FM or HD radio, the WMFE mobile app or your smart speaker — say “Alexa, play NPR” and you’ll be connected.

WMFE Journalistic Ethics Code | Public Media Code of Integrity

Growing Bolder

About Growing Bolder

Growing Bolder

Subscribe: iTunes, Stitcher, Spotify, RSS Feed. Resilience and risk taking. ... Read Full Bio »