Archive for November, 2017

Urgent: for your safety

Thursday, November 23rd, 2017

Happy Thanksgiving to everyone,   and yes for the 41st year in a row the pants fit again this year,   (pictured at the Wood County Committee on Aging Thanksgiving feast),  where all are welcome!

This Saturday on A Firm Foundation for Life,   for the 8th year in a row,  for your safety,   Sheriff Mark Wasylyshyn,   and Lt. Joe Heffernan T.P.D.   live,  but more importantly in the beginning this program was about burglaries and your Christmas packages being stolen,   this Saturday however, and in light of recent events,  the focus is on getting shot,   say at church,  or at a concert,  or at Walmart,  is the world more dangerous?   Let’s see what the experts say?

The program starts at 9:00 am.   live and local on 1370 WSPD,   streamed live at:,  or remotely on your I-Phone with the I-Heart media app,  just download the free app,  and listen to Rick and Jackie anywhere!    If you miss us on Saturday, it’s A Firm Foundation for Life,  Rewind,   Sunday morning at 7:00 am. (pre-church)!

This Saturday it’s all about your safety!   On A Firm Foundation for life with Rick and Jackie!

Christmas & Horse Country

Friday, November 17th, 2017

It’s time to start thinking about those gifts

Hi Folks, only 5 weeks till Santa Claus comes, so if you want that special gift for her this Christmas, better get started soon! That’s where Lisa Barrows comes in, and she will be with us live in studio this Saturday on A Firm Foundation for Life. Lisa knows gifts for her, and she knows about the presentation, the wrapping, and the moment of delivery, everything makes that special creation special for a lifetime.

The program starts on Saturday at 9:00 am. live and local on 1370 WSPD, streamed live on the internet at: or listen on your I-Phone with the I-Heart Media, app. If you miss the program on Saturday, don’t forget the new Rewind presentation of A Firm Foundation for Life, every Sunday at 7:00 am. a good pre-church warm up.

Last Saturday after the radio program we re-visited Rosecrest Farms in Paris, Kentucky a famed breeding ground for Derby horses in the heart of horse country. Pictured with Rick Is the owner of Rosecrest Lyre Miller showing off the group of colts born this year at Rosecrest.

R & J

Veteran’s Day Salute!

Friday, November 10th, 2017

Honoring 2 special Vets this weekend

This weekend,  Veteran’s Day,  A Firm Foundation for Life is honoring 2 special veterans,   Tom Corsatea,   Jackie’s late father who fought on Normandy Beach,  and Rick’s Uncle Herb,  who will be 95 in June and was seriously wounded at the Battle of the Bulge in Europe in 1945.   Tune in Saturday at 9:00 am. to hear about these American heroes,  or Sunday on the Rewind program at 7:00 am.

Also on the program Saturday N. W. Ohio’s most trusted hosts review some other high points on NYC,  like Ellis Island and the Statue of Liberty,   and conclude with some valuable insight into how you know when you have arrived in New York,  when you are “A-1 top of the heap”.    It’s information you can only get from N. W. Ohio’s longest running radio program,   A Firm Foundation for Life,  with Rick and Jackie.

Pictured below,  an incredible view looking up inside the Statue at the framework that supports the thin copper skin of the Statue of Liberty.

R & J

Kiwanis Pancake Day

Thursday, November 2nd, 2017

Kiwanis Pancake Day at B.G.H.S.

This Saturday November 4 is another Kiwanis Pancake Day. $6 all you can eat, 7:00 am. to 1:00 pm . . . get there early!

N. W. Ohio’s most trusted hosts will be there early then at 9:00 am. it’s another edition of A Firm Foundation for Life! Scheduled to appear, Chris McGowan candidate for Judge in Sylvania Municipal Court, Perrysburg Mayor Mike Olmstead, running for a second term in Perrysburg, and probably our 5th District Congressman Bob Latta.

A Firm Foundation for Life, “rewind” is now heard on Sunday mornings at 7:00 am.. . rise early before church and catch what you missed on Saturday. Rick and Jackie are pleased to part of this area’s #1 news, talk, station, WSPD.  1370 on your AM dial, and streamed live at and remotely on your I-phone with the I-Heart media app.

Strange things can happen on Halloween, even at the nursing home, pictured is Mom with two surprise visitors from Gotham City!

R & J