Archive for April, 2012

This week’s show – Dr. Michael Carroll

Friday, April 27th, 2012

He’s back with N. W. Ohio’s most trusted hosts just after the very successful State of the Region Conference held back on April 9. To access all the information provided at the Conference go to:

Dr. Carroll will step in with R & J live shortly after 9:00 am. on Saturday at AM1470 on your radio dial, or for your convenience a podcast will be available after 11:00 am. at

The radio show will be more than just a regurgitation of the materials from the conference but an in depth analysis of the materials, as only N. W. Ohio’s most trusted hosts can provide. Dr. Michael Carroll is well known around the world for being both realistic and truthful with economic conditions as they exist.

Don’t forget too, next Saturday May 5, the first Home and Garden show at the Wood County Fairgrounds. The show is free, and over 50 local vendors will have things on display, A Firm Foundation will broadcast live from the show.

This week’s show – Furnace and Air Conditioning issues

Thursday, April 19th, 2012

Do you have the heat on, or do you need your air conditioning? What a crazy spring this has been in N. W. Ohio. The warmest March on record led many to think that summer had arrived months ahead of schedule.

But recently the spring has become fairly typical. So in a timely effort to address all the considerations this Saturday on A Firm Foundation Radio show, Chris Downey, from Tin Man Heating and Cooling will step into the guest chair to help us all with furnace and air conditioning issues, have you changed your filter recently? Have you gotten in your crawl space this year?

All these questions will be answered this Saturday beginning at 9:00 am. on AM1470 WLQR, or for your convenience podcast after 11:00 am. at Look for the yellow podcast cube!

Last week’s show – Orthodox Pasca service

Thursday, April 19th, 2012

Pictured with R & J from last Saturday’s Orthodox Pasca service at St. Elias Orthodox church is Scott and Kim Estep and Dale and Ann Limes about 3:00 am. after the service and love feast.

This week’s show – How about some pancakes?

Thursday, April 12th, 2012

Coming up this Saturday it’s back to Bowling Green High School for Kiwanis Pancake Day. Pancakes start serving at 7:00 am. and A Firm Foundation goes on the air at 9:00 am.

Tune into AM1470 WLQR, or listen to the podcast after 11:00 am. at Joining us for sure, Tim Brown and Jim Carter, other probables, Congressman Bob Latta, and Randy Gardner. Along with others in attendance at the breakfast.

Last week’s show – Jamie Farr Toledo Classic

Thursday, April 12th, 2012

Last week’s Masters show turned out to be one of the best in our 12 Masters broadcasts. E. Michael Johnson from Golf Digest told us about all the famous equipment archived in the clubhouse, and it looks like the wedge used by Bubba Watson from the woods in sudden death will join as one of the greatest shots in Masters history.

Pictured with Jackie is the Commissioner of LPGA, Mike Whan. Mike was our first guest bringing us news for this August’s Jamie Farr Toledo Classic, at Highland Meadows.

This week’s show – Masters of coverage!

Friday, April 6th, 2012

Tune into A Firm Foundation this Saturday at 9:00 am.on AM1470 WLQR, for complete Masters coverage, with Golf World’s senior equipment editor, E. Michael Johnson, reporting direct from the Masters pressroom about 9:35. Kicking it all off at 9:00 am. will be LPGA Commissioner, Mike Whan. The LPGA returns to Toledo this August with the 27th playing of the Jamie Farr Toledo Classic at Highland Meadows in Sylvania.

In hour #2 Judd Silverman will join us to talk more about the upcoming Farr, and to give us another first hand report from Augusta, Judd caddied for Craig Standler at the Masters back in the early ‘80’s.

WLQR is part of the Ticket, and this Saturday is your ticket to a window into the Masters on A Firm Foundation with N. W. Ohio’s most trusted hosts, our 12th consecutive year to cover the Masters!

A podcast is available for your convenience after 11:00 am. at

Last week’s show – A political event

Friday, April 6th, 2012

Pictured from last Saturdays political event at Rick and Jackie’s are Wood County politicians united for Josh Mandel, Randy Gardner, State Rep., Sheriff Mark Wasylyshyn, Perrysburg, Mayor Nelson Evans, candidate for U. S. Senate, Mandel, Wood Co. Commissioners Tim Brown, and Jim Carter, 5th District Congressman, Bob Latta, and State Senator, Mark Wagoner.