Meet the extraordinary people that impact West Central Florida

Each half-hour program highlights personalities and topics with both broad and local appeal. Past episodes have explored issues such as healthcare, animal rights, adoption and mental illness, as well as spotlighting local arts and culture efforts. Guests have included bestselling author Carl Hiaasen, astronaut Andrew Allen and glass-blowing artist Dale Chihuly.

 

For more information about the Eco Hostel Urban Farm in St. Petersburg, featured in the February 2017 episode of UP CLOSE, please visit cargocollective.com/StPeteEcoHostel.

 

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Up Close With Cathy Unruh | PBS Video

UP CLOSE WITH CATHY UNRUH highlights personalities and topics with both broad and local appeal. The program explores issues such as healthcare, animal rights, adoption and mental illness, as well as spotlights local arts and culture efforts. Guests have included bestselling author Carl Hiaasen, astronaut Andrew Allen and glass-blowing artist Dale Chihuly.

Up Close With Cathy Unruh | May 2017 Preview

Local experts and a teen discuss the trends and facts of alcohol and drug use.

Aired on May 18, 2017, 8:00 am

Up Close With Cathy Unruh | May 2017: Florida’s Kids and Alcohol Special

Sit down with local experts and a teen to discuss the trends and facts of alcohol and drug

Aired on May 18, 2017, 8:00 am

Up Close With Cathy Unruh | April 2017 Preview

Opera Tampa welcomes back the legendary Maestro Anton Coppola for his 100th birthday.

Aired on April 20, 2017, 8:00 am

Up Close With Cathy Unruh | April 2017: Maestro Anton Coppola

Opera Tampa welcomes back the legendary Maestro Anton Coppola for his 100th birthday.

Aired on April 20, 2017, 8:00 am

Up Close With Cathy Unruh | 2017 WEDU Be More Awards Special

Meet the 2017 WEDU Be More Nonprofit of the Year on the next Up Close.

Aired on March 23, 2017, 8:30 pm

Up Close With Cathy Unruh | 2017 WEDU Be More Awards Special Preview

Meet the 2017 WEDU Be More Nonprofit of the Year on the next Up Close.

Aired on March 23, 2017, 8:30 pm

View all videos from Up Close on the WEDU PBS Video Portal

 

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