December 11th, 2018December 11, 2018
John and Lacey from the Easterseals Capper Foundation join the show to tell us about a fundraiser at Qdoba going on this Thursday. Justin Brokar from Helping Hands Humane Society joins the show to tell us about their special event, Yappy Holidays. Local barbershop quartet DoubleStuf joins the show to sing some holiday tunes.
December 10, 2018December 10, 2018
Leroy Daag and Jessica Crowder from the Topeka Festival Singers discuss their upcoming Christmas concert. Shannon Reilly from the Topeka Civic Theatre joins the show to give us a rundown of all the current and upcoming performances at the venue. Phil ends the show on a good note by sharing a story about a 9-year-old boy convincing the town lift a ban on snowball fights.
December 7th, 2018December 7, 2018
Amy Pinger from Harvesters joins the show to discuss their building extension and how you can help make a difference during the holidays. Allie Manning from the Kansas Expocentre joins the show to discuss all of the upcoming events like Manheim Steamroller and Wing Fling. Staci Dawn Ogle joins the show to give us all the happenings on First Friday.
December 6th, 2018December 6, 2018
Terri Thompson and Dr. Kathryn McKinney from The Museum at Prairie Fire in Overland Park join the show to give us details about the museum's exhibits as well as the mission of their organization. Bri Holmes Daniels from TARC joins the show to discuss the Winter Wonderland display as well as TARC and it's programs. Phil ends the show on a good note by sharing a story about a homeless man helping out his local food bank.
December 5th, 2018December 5, 2018
Larry Gawronski from the Topeka Performing Arts Center joins the show to discuss all the events going on at TPAC during the holidays. Shana, Jared and Shelby from the Topeka Zoo join the show to give us an update on everything happening now and in 2019.
December 4th, 2018December 4, 2018
Jeff Carson and Robin Bonsall from the Jayhawk Theatre join the show to give us an update on the renovations happening at the theatre as well as some upcoming events. Todd Holmberg from McCain Auditorium joins the show to give us the rundown on all of the upcoming events. Phil ends the show on a good note by sharing a story about how NBA star Steph Curry went out of his way to make one of his fans feel special.
December 3rd, 2018December 3, 2018
Dene Mosier and Laura Burton from the Kansas Children's Discovery Center join the show to discuss the programs that they have put together for children during the holidays. Mike McLaughlin from Shawnee County Parks and Rec joins the show to give us a run down of all of the holiday activities they are planning.
November 30th, 2018November 30, 2018
Health and Wellness Expert Tiffany McMannis joins the show to tell us about what we need to consider as we make the decision on whether or not to get a flu shot. Barry Feaker, Miriam Krehbiel and Kelly Trout from the Topeka Rescue Mission join the show to share with us the latest the organization has been doing and how we can support them during the holiday season.
November 29th, 2018November 29, 2018
Ashley Arganbright from GraceMed joins the show to talk about the services they provide and how they are helping the underserved with their health insurance choices. Stephanie Hesston from the Kansas Ballet joins the show to give us a preview of The Nutcracker. Phil ends the show on a good note by sharing a story about a group of locals showing up to pay respect to a Vietnam veteran.
November 28th, 2018November 28, 2018
Bob Keckeisen from the Topeka Symphony Orchestra joins the show to tell us about the upcoming concert, "Christmas at the Movies." Jo Anne Tate from SLI joins the show to tell us all about the annual Festival of Trees. Britt ends the show on a good note.
November 27th, 2018November 27, 2018
Lisa Cain and Carrie Allen from Doorstep joins the show to discuss the 2018 Christmas Wish List, where with the help of the community, they help provide gifts to 250 households in need. Steve Waugh from the Topeka Jazz Workshop joins the show to give a preview of an upcoming concert, the Harry Allen All-Star Saxophone Band. Lindsay Lebahn discusses the Smash Stigma Bash: An Evening of Mental Health Awareness.
November 21st, 2018November 21, 2018
Cat Riggs from Harvesters Community Food Network joins the show to tell us about their impact on our community and how we can share our blessings with others. Sarah Fizzell from ARTSConnect joins the show to discuss the December First Friday Artwalk as well as an upcoming mural project.
November 20th, 2018November 20, 2018
Shannon Reilly from the Topeka Civic Theatre joins the show to give a preview of the upcoming Christmas productions they're putting on. Glenda Washington from the Greater Topeka Partnership and Dan Burngardt with Home At Last in the Fairlawn Shopping Center join the show to discuss what the city is doing for Small Business Saturday. Film Expert Skyler Lindquist joins the show for another segment of Flick Talk.
November 19th, 2018November 19, 2018
Nick Gosnell fills in for Danielle. Aimee Copp-Hasty from Valeo joins the show to have a discussion on holiday depression. Ellie Brent from March of Dimes and Craig Barnes from the Shawnee County Health Department join the show to discuss premature awareness month.
November 16th, 2018November 16, 2018
Ariel Whitely-Noll, Norwood Show Garden Expert, joins the program to give us some strategies for winter gardening as well as picking out your Christmas tree. Shelley Ramos from CASA of Shawnee County joins the show to give us details about the Holiday Homes Tour as well as the WIBW Sweet Treats Bakery.
November 15th, 2018November 15, 2018
John Mugler from The YMCA and Pastor TD Hicks from Antioch Missionary Baptist Church join the show to discuss major changes that will affect the YMCA membership and the community. Steve Waugh from the Topeka Jazz Workshop joins the show to discuss the impact the workshop has on the community as well as the upcoming concert featuring the Katie Thiroux Trio. Phil ends the show on a good note sharing a story about singer Bruno Mars helping out the Salvation Army.
November 14th, 2018November 14, 2018
Steven Thorpe and Shayla Olson from The Kansas Reading Roadmap join the show to teach us about some of the programs they have that help promote early literacy. Linda Kehres from Let's Help! joins the show tell us how the organization is greatly impacting our area and how we can support their efforts.
November 13th, 2018November 13, 2018
Kristi Pankratz, Director of Safe Streets and Prevention Services, joins the show to give us practical tips for being safe during the holiday season. Rose Dahlgren and Stephanie Wilhelm from the Greater Topeka Partnership join the show to give us details on Miracle on Kansas Avenue and WinterFest. Phil ends the show on a good note by sharing a story about celebrities stepping up to help those affected by the California wildfires.
November 12th, 2018November 12, 2018
Ashley Charest from Junior Achievement joins the show to give us a rundown of all of the activities going on during Global Entrepreneurship Week. Jim Ogle joins the show to help us explore Freedom's Frontier National Heritage Area.
November 9th, 2018November 9, 2018
Glenda Washington from the Greater Topeka Partnership and Angel Zimmerman from Zimmerman and Zimmerman join the show to discuss the upcoming Fall Women's Forum. Glenda and Becky Dickinson from the Brookwood Shopping Center discuss Small Business Saturday. Diana and Sherri from the library talk about all of the renovations happening as well as the Heritage Celebration for Native Americans on November 17th. Phil ends the show on a good note by sharing a story about a hospital staff helping out an elderly man who just wanted a lotto ticket.
November 8th, 2018November 8, 2018
Candice Freese and Allie Manning from the Expocentre join the show to give us all of the details about the upcoming demolition derby, the Blizzard Bash. Elaine Adair and Aimee Copp-Hasty from Valeo join the show to give us details about "An Evening with Kevin Hines", where he will discuss his struggles with suicide and overcoming them. Phil ends the show on a good note by sharing a story about loyal customers helping out the owner of a local donut shop.
November 7th, 2018November 7, 2018
Erin Aldridge, Development Director for the Boy Scouts, joins the show to tell us about the Top 20 Under 40 banquet as well as boy scout programs. Larry Gawronski from TPAC joins the show to tell us about all of the upcoming productions including The Oak Ridge Boys. Phil ends the show on a good note by sharing a story about a Jimmy John's delivery driver performing a good deed.
November 6th, 2018November 6, 2018
Katie Beach and Krystal Wiltz from the Topeka Area Boys and Girls Club join the show to tell us all about the 9th Annual Holiday Pub Crawl. Aimee Copp-Hasty from Valeo and Chef Adam Van Donge from The White Linen join the show to tell us about a fundraiser they are teaming up for. Phil ends the show on a good note by sharing a story about a father embracing his son's bully.
November 5th, 2018November 5, 2018
Dr. Clayton Tatro, Associate Dean for Instruction at Washburn Tech, joins the show to tell us about the upcoming Washburn Tech East. Simon Watson, head coach of the Topeka Pilots, joins the show to give us an update on the season and what's coming up. Nick Gosnell joins to give us a preview of election day.
November 2nd, 2018November 2, 2018
Gina Meier-Hummel, Secretary for Kansas DCF, joins the show to talk about the new initiatives that will reduce procedural barriers to finalize more adoptions in a timely manner. John Bell from Old Prairie Town and Staci Wunder from Shawnee County Parks and Rec join the show to give us all the details on upcoming events during the holiday season. Phil ends the show on a good note. If you're thinking about adopting a child, visit https://www.adoptkskids.org/children/
November 1st, 2018November 1, 2018
Allison Marker and Lauren Journot from the YWCA join the show to discuss their Early Learning Center and their mission of empowering women and eliminating racism. Staci Dawn Ogle gives us a rundown of everything happening this First Friday. Phil ends the show on a good note by sharing a story about a pizza delivery guy going above and beyond.
October 31st, 2018October 31, 2018
Social Worker Phelica Glass joins the show to talk about practicing mindfulness and emotional regulation. Kimberlyh Wolff from The United Way joins the show to talk about the Christmas Bureau, which helps the needy in our area have the best Christmas they can. Britt ends the show on a good note.
October 30th, 2018October 30, 2018
Allie Manning from the Expocentre joins the show to give us all the details about upcoming events in the next few months. Cathy Ramirez from Ghost Tours of Kansas tells us about the paranormal business and haunted areas around Topeka. Matt and Rose from the Greater Topeka Partnership join the show to talk about Boo It Downtown and other upcoming events in our area.
October 29th, 2018October 29, 2018
Justin Brokar from the Helping Hands Humane Society joins the show to give a recap of the Bone Appetit' event, as well as give a preview of the Tails on the Trails event. Linda Henderson from The Rolling Hills Zoo joins the show to give an overview of the zoo, a new addition they received, and their Taste of Adventure event. Phil ends the show on a good note by sharing a story about the World Series champions, The Boston Red Sox, helping out those in need.
October 26th, 2018October 26, 2018
The gang broadcast live from the Topeka Zoo! Dennis Dinwiddie joins the show to discuss upcoming events and even brings in an Armadillo! Jared, Shelby, Fawn and Shanna join to tell us about unique ways we can support the zoo, the upcoming Kay's Garden construction, and all of the festivities going on at Boo at the Zoo.
October 25th, 2018October 25, 2018
Daniel Sweet from Topeka Metro Bikes joins the show to give us all the details about the upcoming Spooky Spokes Bike Ride. Marsha Pope, President of the Topeka Community Foundation, joins the show to share a major announcement that will greatly impact our community.
October 24, 2018October 24, 2018
Michelle McCormick, Program Director of the Center for Safety and Empowerment, joins the show to talk about the local reaction to the Kavanaugh hearings and some of the issues that have been raises as a result of it. Robin Bonsall, Vice President of the Jayhawk Theatre's Board of Directors, joins the show to walk us through their calendar of events.
October 23rd, 2018October 23, 2018
The gang broadcasts live from the Topeka Chamber's Annual Business Expo. Matt Lara from the Greater Topeka Partnership joins the show to give us an overview of the Business Expo. Kyler Tarwater and Allie Manning from the Kansas Expocentre share a special announcement. Blake and Eric from Envista Credit Union join the show discuss what their organization does and share what's happening at their booth this year. Laura Burton from Kansas Children's Discovery Center and Linda Bull from Jones Huyett Partners join the show talk about their companies and booths. Diana Friend from the Topeka and Shawnee County Public Library joins the show to talk about their "must-see" booth at the expo.
October 22nd, 2018October 22, 2018
Misty Kruger from Topeka Public Schools and Nicole Fairly from the Parents as Teachers Organization join the show to discuss the program and share some of the accomplishments and accolades they recently received. Misty shares some good news about graduation rates. Erin Aldridge from the Jayhawk Area Council tells us about many of the activities the scouts have going on as well as the biggest fundraiser of the year, the "Top 20 Under 40" awards.
October 19th, 2018October 19, 2018
The gang broadcasts live from Westridge Lanes. Torey Berndt from Junior Achievement and Norm Landry from Capital Federal join the show to discuss their organizations as well as the Bowl-A-Thon going on for the next several days. Jennifer and Whitney from Midwest Health join the show to talk about how they became involved with Junior Achievement. Gary Newberry with AmeriPride Services finishes up with more details about the Bowl-A-Thon.
October 18th, 2018October 18, 2018
Tara Dimick from Envista Credit Union joins the show to share a special announcement on how they're celebrating International Credit Union Day. Justin Brokar from Helping Hands Humane Society tells us everything we need to know about the "Bon Appetit" event. Brett Matlock, Sr., joins the show to talk about an upcoming fundraiser for his son Josiah who was diagnosed with acute lymphoblastic leukemia. "Hot Cocoa for JoJo" is being held on October 19th at Mirror Inc. Jennifer Haugh from Triple A shares several tips on how to have a safe Halloween.
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October 17th, 2018October 17, 2018
Allyson from Azura Credit Union and Katie from the Topeka Boys and Girls Club join the show to talk about how Azura Credit Union is striving to make genuine and meaningful changes in peoples' lives in our area. Brian from the Topeka and Shawnee County Public Library join the show to give us the details about the bookmobile and other services. Britt ends the show on a good note.
October 15th, 2018October 15, 2018
Rose Dahlgren and Matt Lara from the Greater Topeka Partnership join the show to discuss the organization as well as the upcoming Business Expo and other fun events. Steve Waugh, President of the Topeka Jazz Workshop, joins the show to give us details about the workshop as well as the upcoming concert with KCJO7.
October 12th, 2018October 12, 2018
The gang broadcasts live from The Brown v. Board of Education National Historic Site. Chief Enimini Ekong, Chief of Interpretation, Education, and Cultural Resources, joins the show to give us an audio tour of the facility, this history of the case and why it is still relevant today.
October 11th, 2018October 11, 2018
Mike Babb, Managing Partner for Iron Rail Brewing, joins the show to discuss the opening of the new brewery and restaurant as well as the upcoming Topeka Brewfest. Jill Cook and Lacey Kinder from the Easter Seals Capper Foundation join the show to tell us all about the upcoming Pumpkin Palooza, which benefits the organization. Phil ends the show on a good note by sharing a story about a community helping out a soldier in need.