Archive for July, 2010

This week’s show – Ohio State Fair

Friday, July 30th, 2010

Dear Friends and Family

Well it kicked off this week, and Saturday we will be there to broadcast live, from Columbus, it’s the Ohio State Fair. We will be with the Ohio Farm Bureau to discuss everything that is growing in Wood and Lucas County, corn, wheat, and soy beans.

Feature guests will include, Fair Director, Virgil Strickler to welcome everyone to the Fair, from the Farm Bureau Cara Lawson, Keith Stimpert to talk about the Animal Care Board we all voted on last November in Ohio and their work so far on animal care in Ohio.

The show starts at 9:00 am. on AM1470 Ticket to your community. If you miss the show catch it anytime after noon at: type: “foundation” in the search bar.

From last week’s show – Design Center

Friday, July 30th, 2010

Pictured with Jackie from last weeks show is Chris Pfleghaar from Andersen Windows, live from the Design Center at Carter Lumber in Toledo.

This week’s show – Carter Design Center

Friday, July 23rd, 2010

Coming up this Saturday A Firm Foundation stays indoors again with a live broadcast from the Carter Design Center on Reynolds Road in Toledo.

Kelly Trevino will join us to discuss the choices and options used in new kitchens in recently completed homes at Slipper Elm Hollow. *See the previous blog post for pictures of the kitchens.

Also, Chris Pflegghaar from Andersen Windows will be there to discuss energy saving replacement windows and all the features at reasonable prices.

Tune into AM1470 beginning at 9:00 for another edition of A Firm Foundation.

Kitchens ready to cook in!

Friday, July 23rd, 2010

The kitchen at 613 Jacqueline Place.

The kitchen at 636 Jacqueline Place.

From last week’s show – Green By Design

Friday, July 23rd, 2010

Pictured from last week’s show at Starks Green by Design with Jackie is Chris Downey and Amy Berente-Perez. Look for the wind turbine on St. Rt. 25 between Bowling Green and Perrysburg.

This week’s show – Green by Design!

Friday, July 16th, 2010

Dear Friends and Family

Have you ever thought about having a wind turbine or solar panels at your house? Many people in N.W. Ohio are adding wind power to their choice of options to power their homes. Add some wind power and some solar panels along with a geo-thermal system and you are nearly running your house for free.. . .

Starks, Green by Design on St. Rt. 25 just south of Perrysburg is the site of this weeks A Firm Foundation. Our feature guest will be Chris Downey the sales manager and resident know-it-all along with Amy Starks interior designer will bring you all the information.

Starks is going to have an open house along with the show, so stop by and see everything for yourself! Open house lasts till 1:00 pm. Just look for the wind turbine on the west side of St. Rt. 25.

Be sure to e-mail us through our website at:

From last week’s show – Lagrange St. Polish Festival

Friday, July 16th, 2010

Pictured with Jackie from last week’s show at the Lagrange St. Polish Festival is Linda Jaegly, festival chairperson, seated at the corner of Lagrange and Central.

Special Appearance — Classics on Main Street Car Show !

Friday, July 9th, 2010

On Saturday July 10, Rick and Jackie will emcee at the Classics on Main Street Car Show in Bowling Green from noon to 4:00 pm. Come join the fun at this great annual event held in the downtown area.

This week’s show – Lagrange Street Polish Festival

Friday, July 9th, 2010

Dear Friends and Family

As we enjoy the middle summer weeks, A Firm Foundation prepares for another summer festival, the Lagrange Street Polish Festival, A Firm Foundation will broadcast live this Saturday at 9:00 am. on AM1470 Ticket to your Community. For your convenience the show is podcast beginning at noon.

This annual street festival attracts over 25,000 visitors and runs Friday, Saturday, and Sunday. We have a full list of guests to join us on Saturday, much of the discussion will focus on the work done in this Toledo neighborhood’s “Quality of Life Plan”. This plan is an example of the neighbors helping themselves where they live! Tune in to hear all about it!

From last week’s show – Jamie Farr Tournament

Friday, July 9th, 2010

Pictured with Rick on this live broadcast behind the 18th green at Highland Meadows is tournament founder, of the Jamie Farr Tournament, Judd Silverman.