Peter and the Starcatcher http://wkms.org en Afternoon Round-Up 6/8/12 http://wkms.org/post/afternoon-round-6812 <p><a href="http://www.cartalk.com/content/time-get-even-lazier">Click and Clack are going into retirement. </a></p><p><strong>Prairie State News:</strong></p><p>Southern Illinois University Carbondale is getting a nearly <a href="http://wkms.drupal.publicbroadcasting.net/post/siu-receives-clean-coal-grant">$300,000 federal grant money meant to develop clean-coal technology</a>.</p><p>Illinois will receive more than $7 million in federal housing grants to <a href="http://wkms.drupal.publicbroadcasting.net/post/illinois-housing-grants">improve local communities by providing shelter and affordable housing</a>.</p><p> Fri, 08 Jun 2012 21:34:58 +0000 Rose Krzton-Presson 18302 at http://wkms.org Afternoon Round-Up 6/8/12 Elizabethtown Native Nominated for Tony Award http://wkms.org/post/elizabethtown-native-nominated-tony-award <p>A Kentucky native will be on the edge of his seat when the Tony Awards are given out on Sunday. Darron West of Elizabethtown is nominated for best sound design or his work with the play &quot;Peter and the Starcatcher.&quot;</p><p>The play has been nominated for nine Tony Awards. West told The News-Enterprise the nomination is &quot;a little mind-blowing.&quot; West&#39;s work on &quot;Peter and the Starcatcher&quot; was finished long ago and he&#39;s since moved on to other projects. Now he&#39;s checking off lists of things he has to do leading up to the red carpet.</p> Fri, 08 Jun 2012 21:33:57 +0000 AP 18301 at http://wkms.org Elizabethtown Native Nominated for Tony Award