EXCEPTIONAL WOMEN has put nearly 400 women in the spotlight. Women who have overcome obstacles to achieve greatness in their lives!
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Posted 12/1/2013 7:30:00 AM
This morning, Sue Tabb talks with the head of an organization making a huge difference in the quality of life for patients with advanced illnesses and their families. In the spotlight: Diane Stringer, President and CEO of the Hospice of the North Shore and Greater Boston.
Posted 11/24/2013 7:30:00 AM
She’s the center judge on Community Auditions debuting this weekend on Me-TV, WCVB channel 5’s sister station this morning at 11. In the spotlight, legendary entertainment anchor Joyce Kulhawik.
Posted 11/17/2013 7:30:00 AM
Posted 11/10/2013 7:30:00 AM
In the spotlight: an up close and personal interview with one of Boston’s most loved broadcasters. Meet WCVB Channel 5’s Susan Wornick and find out how she’s feeling about retiring after all these years. Don't miss Exceptional Women with Candy O’Terry.
Posted 11/3/2013 7:30:00 AM
This morning, Sue Tabb talks to someone who is starting her own school to create better academic options for students with special needs. She is a pioneer looking to change the lives of hundreds of youth and their families. In the spotlight: Doctor Lygia Soares.
Posted 10/27/2013 7:30:00 AM
In the spotlight: the new president and CEO of the Dimock Center in Roxbury and she’s got big plans for a health care center that is a national model of excellence. Meet Dr. Myechia Minter-Jordan. Don't miss Exceptional Women with Candy O’Terry.
Posted 10/20/2013 7:30:00 AM
In the spotlight: Kim Charlson of the Perkins School for the Blind. A tireless advocate, this breast cancer survivor is now the first woman president of the American Council of the Blind.
Posted 10/13/2013 7:30:00 AM
We kick off Breast Cancer Awareness month with the story of Harvard Ph.D student, Julie Goldman. Don't miss a very special edition of Exceptional Women with Candy O’Terry.
Posted 10/6/2013 7:30:00 AM
Sue Tabb talks to a surgeon and children's book author who has found a unique way of getting young children excited about science and exploration. Listen in for a candid conversation with Dr. Oneeka Williams and a peek into the adventures of her character, Doctor Dee Dee Dynamo!
Posted 9/29/2013 7:30:00 AM
In the spotlight: Dr. Brandon Earp, Chief of Orthopedics at Brigham & Women’s Faulkner Hospital.
Posted 9/22/2013 7:30:00 AM
In the spotlight: Brenda Martin and Jolene Lang... 2 caring coaches who managed to turn around the Lynn English High School Track & Field team. Don't miss Exceptional Women with Sue Tabb.
Posted 9/15/2013 7:30:00 AM
Our kids are back in school and this morning's exceptional woman has written a book they should read. Meet Katie Smith Milway, wife, mother, social activist and author of the book Mimi's Village & How Basic Healthcare Transformed it.
Posted 9/8/2013 7:30:00 AM
This morning, Sue Tabb talks with a woman who not only got behind a cause, but has changed her life focus in order to better the future of thousands of young women. Sarah Symons tells us about her inspirational work and new book.
Posted 9/1/2013 7:30:00 AM
With movies like Sharknado…and great white sightings off Chatham, you might wonder what it takes to swim through shark infested waters! This morning, we go into the archives for an interview with a woman who’s done just that…and so much more! Meet Lynne Cox, the world’s greatest long distance swimmer. Don't miss Exceptional Women with Candy O'Terry.
Posted 8/11/2013 7:30:00 AM
In the spotlight: Sarah Libbey, President of Fidelity Charitable, talks with Sue Tabb.
Posted 8/4/2013 7:30:00 AM
In the spotlight: Sheila Marcelo, CEO and founder of Care.com. Find out how this mother of 2 launched a Waltham based dot com business that has gone worldwide. She’s been chosen as a role model for young girls and will be honored by the Girl Scouts of Eastern Massachusetts this fall at their Leading Women Awards. Don’t miss Exceptional Women with Candy O’Terry.
Posted 7/28/2013 7:30:00 AM
This morning, Sue Tabb talks with a writer who has an E-book being released today! Stay tuned for a candid conversation with Globe columnist Beverly Beckham.
Posted 7/21/2013 7:30:00 AM
In the spotlight: Dr. Roseanna Means, founder of Women of Means. Find out what it’s like to devote your life to providing comfort and medical care to homeless women in Boston. Don't miss Exceptional Women with Candy O’Terry.
Posted 7/14/2013 7:30:00 AM
Sue Tabb will be talking to a fearless trailblazer who has given up the comfortable life she knew and made a commitment to help transform the lives of young women who have been the victims of human rights abuses. Sarah Symons, founder of the international non-profit Made By Survivors, will tell us about her remarkable journey.
Posted 7/7/2013 7:30:00 AM
In the spotlight: J.C. Monahan, the new co-host of WCVB Channel 5’s award winning program, CHRONICLE.
Posted 6/30/2013 7:30:00 AM
MAGIC's Sue Tabb will be talking to a very special lady who is an entrepreneur, a fitness guru, a transformational coach and author who empowers women to live in abundance and find their "juiciest" life! In the spotlight: Kate McKay
Posted 6/23/2013 7:30:00 AM
The newest face on WCVB’s Eye Opener is in the spotlight this morning. Meteorologist Cindy Fitzgibbon says she’s been a weather nerd her whole life and there’s nothing more exciting than severe weather. Don't miss Exceptional Women with Candy O’Terry.
Posted 6/16/2013 7:30:00 AM
In the spotlight: a very special young woman who’s about to graduate from Newburyport High School. She has a list of incredible accomplishments which include founding a non-profit organization that has helped hundreds of children in Ghana. Lauren Sundstrom will tell us how “Clothes for Hope” has raised enough money to transform some young students’ lives. Don't miss Exceptional Women with the show’s new co-host, Sue Tabb.
Posted 6/9/2013 7:30:00 AM
Join us for a very special announcement. After 20 years co-hosting Exceptional Women with Gay Vernon….and a year of doing the show on her own, Candy O'Terry interviews the new co-host of the show.
Posted 6/2/2013 7:30:00 AM
This morning we're wrapping up our series on women at the Boston Marathon finish line with WBZ news anchor, Lisa Hughes. She was standing on the press bridge when the first bomb went off and reported live from the scene. Don't miss Exceptional Women with Candy O’Terry.
Posted 5/26/2013 7:30:00 AM
We continue our salute to women at the finish line, in Boston's hospitals and members of the law enforcement community who stepped forward to help and to heal following the bombings on Marathon Monday. In the spotlight, state trooper Kathryn Downey. Don't miss Exceptional Women with Candy O’Terry,
Posted 5/19/2013 7:30:00 AM
In the spotlight: Deborah Norville, the Emmy award winning host of TV's Inside Edition. Learn all about her work ethic...and how she balances it all with a husband and 3 children too. Don't miss a very special edition of Exceptional Women with Candy O’Terry.
Posted 5/12/2013 7:30:00 AM
This morning, we continue our salute to women whose acts of courage...both at the finish line...and in Boston's hospitals, saved lives following the Boston Marathon Bombings. In the spotlight, Boston Medical Center trauma and acute care surgeon, Dr. Tracey Dechert. Don't miss a very special edition of Exceptional Women with Candy O’Terry.
Posted 5/5/2013 7:30:00 AM
In the spotlight: a lifelong nurse from Mass General. This volunteer for the Boston Athletic Association was one of the everyday heroes we are profiling for the next few weeks. Find out what she saw and what role she played at the finish line of the Boston Marathon. Don't miss a very special edition of Exceptional Women with Candy O’Terry.
Posted 4/28/2013 7:30:00 AM