Light Hearted

Light Hearted


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Light Hearted Ep 25 – Terry Rowden, Little River Lighthouse, Maine; Keeper William S. Moore at Bird Island, Massachusetts
September 16, 2019

Terry Rowden (photo by Jeremy D'Entremont) The featured interview in this episode is Terry Rowden, a native of Michigan. Bob Trapani, Jr., executive director of the American Lighthouse Foundation, joined Light Hearted host Jeremy D'Entremont to take...

Light Hearted Ep 24 – Tom Tag, U.S. Lighthouse Society Technical Advisor; Keeper “Crazy” Judson of Stratford Point, CT
September 05, 2019

Tom Tag (left) accepting a Holland Award from American Lighthouse Council president Don Terras in 2011. The award is named for the historian Francis Ross Holland, Jr., who received the initial Distinguished Service Award that was to henceforth carry hi...

Light Hearted Ep 23 – Chris Mills
September 02, 2019

Chris Mills In this episode, host Jeremy D'Entremont interviews Canadian author and former lighthouse keeper Chris Mills. Chris is originally from Ontario, but he has lived most of his life in Nova Scotia.

Light Hearted Ep 22 – Mark Kuehn, North Point, Wisconsin
August 26, 2019

Mark Kuehn Join Jeremy D'Entremont and co-host Cindy Johnson for an interview with Mark Kuehn of the North Point Lighthouse Museum in Wisconsin. North Point Lighthouse is in Lake Park on the East Side of Milwaukee.

Light Hearted ep 21 – Ford Reiche, Halfway Rock, Maine
August 15, 2019

Ford Reiche at Halfway Rock. Photo by Jeremy D'Entremont. Join hosts Jeremy D'Entremont and Michelle Jewell Shaw for an interview with Ford Reiche, the award-winning owner of remote Halfway Rock Lighthouse in Casco Bay in Maine.

Light Hearted Ep 20 – Chad Kaiser pt 2; William C. Williams at Boon Island pt 2; Ted Panayotoff, Hunting Island, South Carolina
August 08, 2019

Chad Kaiser Join hosts Jeremy D'Entremont and Cindy Johnson. First up is part two of an interview with Chad Kaiser, general manager of the New Dungeness Light Station in Sequim, Washington. Chad is also a lighthouse preservationist and one of only ...

Light Hearted Ep 19 – Russ Rowlett of The Lighthouse Directory; Jeff Zappen, Waterways Management Specialist in WA; Bob Muller, Stepping Stones, NY
August 05, 2019

Russ Rowlett (Univ. of North Carolina) Host Jeremy D'Entremont is joined by co-host Michelle Jewell Shaw. When Russ Rowlett was growing up in Richmond, Virginia, his only exposure to lighthouses was climbing the Old Cape Henry Lighthouse when his f...

Light Hearted Special Edition – National Lighthouse Day, August 7
August 02, 2019

The Nantucket Lightship LV112 was offshore during the August 7, 1989, celebration at Maine's Portland Head Lighthouse. Photo by Jeremy D'Entremont. This is a special edition of Light Hearted in honor of National Lighthouse Day, August 7.

Light Hearted Ep 18 – South Portland, Maine: Kathryn Onos DiPhilippo, Cushing’s Point Museum; Art Greene, Spring Point Ledge Light Trust; Jack Roberts, Portland Breakwater “Bug” Light
July 29, 2019

Kathryn Onos DiPhilippo at the Cushing's Point Museum The city of South Portland, with a bit over 25,000 people, is the fourth-largest city in Maine. It is situated on Portland Harbor and looks out onto the islands of Casco Bay.

Light Hearted Ep 17 – USLHS Tours, Chris Brookes; Matt Rosenberg and Rachel Carr, Nubble Lighthouse, Maine
July 22, 2019

Aerial view of Nubble Lighthouse; photo by Jeremy D'Entremont The U.S. Lighthouse Society's domestic and international group tours are developed to maximize lighthouse touring, but also to help provide better understanding of the culture and communi...