Archive for November, 2011

While some are golfing others have to work!

Saturday, November 26th, 2011

This week’s show – Holiday safety tips

Friday, November 25th, 2011

Saturday on A Firm Foundation N. W. Ohio’s most trusted hosts give you all the tips for the holiday season to keep you, your family and your home safe from crime. Joining Rick and Jackie live at St. Julians Fitness Center in Perrysburg, are the folks from Habitec Security, and the top two law enforcement officers in N. W. Ohio, Sheriff James Telb from Lucas County, and Sheriff Mark Wasylyshyn from Wood County.

It will be a program that discusses every aspect of criminal activity, and how to keep you SAFE! Tune in at 9:00 am. to AM1470 WLQR, just before the pre-game of O.S.U. vs. Michigan.

For your convenience a podcast is available after 11:00 am. at

Thanksgiving at Wood County Committee on Aging

Friday, November 25th, 2011

Hope you have all had a wonderful Thanksgiving Day. And yes, as you can see in picture the pants fit perfectly for the 35th consecutive Thanksgiving holiday. Everyone of the 85 people attending the Thanksgiving Day dinner at Wood County Committee on Aging were waiting to see how the pants fit! .

Last week’s show – Josh Mandel

Friday, November 25th, 2011

Pictured with R & J is candidate for U.S. Senator from Ohio in 2012, the current Treasurer of Ohio, Josh Mandel.

Anticipating Monday!

Sunday, November 20th, 2011

Materials on site, I-joists on the left, roof trusses on the right, verticle construction next week!

This week’s show – Campaign for Senator from Ohio

Thursday, November 17th, 2011

Thanksgiving is upon us, and A Firm Foundation will return to the studio for two important interviews that will set the mood for 2012.

In hour #1, State of Ohio Treasurer, Josh Mandel will join us to kick off his N. W. Ohio campaign for junior Senator from Ohio. Josh will be on the ballot in November 2012 against Sherrod Brown. Josh is a former Marine, he served two tours in Iraq.

In hour #2 Ohio’s top economist and research analyst, George Zeller will join N. W. Ohio’s most trusted hosts. George will summarize 2011 employment trends in Ohio, and the news is not all bad! George is a distinguished 1967 graduate of Salem High School in Columbiana County.

The show starts at 9:00 am. live on AM1470 WLQR. For your convenience a recorded podcast is available after 11:00 am. at

We have all the ground work done on our new house construction on Jacqueline Place and framing should start the first of the week, pictures to follow the progress.

Get the 4-legged member of your family ready for Christmas, but having your picture taken with your dog at Pocos Playhouse. More information to follow . . .

Last week’s show – Dr. Deering

Thursday, November 17th, 2011

With Rick and Jackie in the studio last week is Dr. Scott Deering, new sports medicine specialist at B.G. Orthopaedics.

This week’s show – Sports Medicine

Thursday, November 10th, 2011

Have you ever been injured playing sports? Have you ever gotten injured doing something unrelated to the sport you play? Maybe slipping on ice, or tripping on the stairs. This Saturday A Firm Foundation welcomes Dr. Scott Derring to the program.

Dr. Derring recently joined the staff of B.G. Orthopaedics and specializes in sports medicine. Dr. Derring will be discussing many sports related injuries, the treatments, for men and women. Later on the program Chuck Dobson of Trugreen is going to give us a late fall wrap up on lawn care.

The program starts at 9:00 am. and can be heard live on AM 1470 and is podcast for your convenience after 11:00 am. at

Check below for pictures from the Halloween party on October 31 at Pocos Playhouse.

Last week’s show – Kiwanis Pancake Day

Thursday, November 10th, 2011

5th District Congressman Bob Latta

State Rep, Randy Gardner

Wood Co. Commissioner Tim Brown

Bowling Green Mayor-Elect Dick Edwards

Halloween at Pocos Playhouse

Friday, November 4th, 2011

Halloween at Pocos Playhouse was a spooky, but festive day! Here are some pictures of some of Pocos spookiest 4-legged creatures!