Category: South Bay Spotlight

Janne Kouri, Founder of NextStep

February 22, 2018

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Our guest is Janne Kouri, Founder and President of NextStep, Disability Activist and Entrepreneur. This morning, we’re going to learn about NextStep, we’ll talk about the annual poker tournament fundraiser this Saturday at The 900 Club and get a sneak peek of the gala event taking place in November.

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Holly Crawford, ESMoA Experience #33: Awkward

February 15, 2018

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Our guest is Holly Crawford, Manager of Education at ESMoA, an art laboratory in El Segundo, California. This morning, we’re going to learn about ESMoA Experience #33: Awkward which opens tonight.

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Jenna Christensen, Seaside Heroes Park Beautification Effort

February 8, 2018

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Our guest is Jenna Christensen, one of the organizers behind the monthly community beautification effort at Seaside Heroes Park in Torrance and this morning, she’s going to give us the backstory on the park and what it takes to maintain it.

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Redondo Beach NIMBYism & It’s Effect on Local Development

February 1, 2018

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This morning on The South Bay Show: South Bay Spotlight, our guests are Redondo Beach residents and activists Chris Voisey, Arnette Travis and Paul Moses and we’re going to discuss the recent trend in NIMBYism, more specifically, the ugly instances of racism and ageism occurring in Redondo Beach and how it is affecting new development.

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Hermosa Beach Community-Wide Garage Sale

January 25, 2018

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Our guests are Hermosa Beach City Council Member Hany Fangary, Hermosa Beach Community Services Officer Georgia Moe and Leeanne Singleton, Environmental Analyst with the City of Hermosa Beach and we’re going to learn about the Hermosa Beach Community-Wide Garage Sale taking place on Saturday, January 27 and other Hermosa-centric topics!

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Bringing the Olympics to Redondo Beach

January 18, 2018

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This morning, Joe and I will discuss the proposal made by the City of Redondo Beach City to bring Olympic events to the South Bay, specifically at the AES site. I hadn’t heard anything about this and am eager to learn the details. We’ll be taking calls, so be sure to tune in at 8 a.m.

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Cryptocurrency Q & A

January 11, 2018

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I’m out of town this week, but Joe is in the house and will discuss his current favorite topic, Cryptocurrency.

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Hila Reicks, Chic Doctor – Upcycled Furniture

January 4, 2018

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Our guest this morning is Hila Reicks, owner of Chic Doctor – Upcycled Furniture. Originally from Israel, Hila has been in the United States for the past 8 years and lives with her husband in Redondo Beach. She specializes in shabby chic furniture and home decor, and performs furniture CPR – carpentry, paint and restoration. She’ll also hunt down the perfect piece to your specifications.

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Chris Kastigar, Credit Furst *ENCORE*

December 28, 2017

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*THIS IS AN ENCORE PRESENTATION OF A PREVIOUSLY AIRED PODCAST*

Our guest is Chris Kastigar, President of Credit Furst. The 2008 mortgage recession impacted his business and finances so much that his home went into foreclosure. Since then, he has studied the laws of the Fair Credit Reporting Act and Fair Debt Collections Practices Act and started his company Credit Furst. This morning, we’re going to learn about the services Credit Furst offers and how they can help you get your finances back on track.

Jenna Esposito, Italian Undercover *ENCORE*

December 21, 2017

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*THIS IS AN ENCORE PRESENTATION OF A PREVIOUSLY AIRED PODCAST*

Our guest is singer Jenna Esposito, star of Italian Undercover. She’ll be performing on Friday, November 10 at the James Armstrong Theater and this morning, we’re going to learn a little more about Jenna and listen to some great Italian music!

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Jason Kolb & Lori Tostado, Scholb Premium Ales

December 14, 2017

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Our guests are Jason Kolb, Chief Financial Officer and Head Brewer from Scholb Premium Ales and Lori Tostado, Marketing Coordinator. Scholb Premium Ales is a small craft brewery and tasting room located in Torrance and features a large variety of craft beer with clean, clear, direct flavors, served in an inviting kid and dog friendly atmosphere. This morning, we’re going to get the backstory on how and why Jason and his wife Allison decided to start a brewery and how they’ve grown and succeeded.

2017 King Harbor Holiday Boat Parade

December 7, 2017

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Our guests are Tracey McMartin and Denise Harkins, Co-Chairs of the King Harbor Holiday Boat Parade Committee; Julie Coll, Co-Founder of the King Harbor Boating Foundation; Abbey Featherstone, Head Coach of the King Harbor Youth Foundation; and Ron Grassl, Sea Scout Skipper for the King Harbor Yacht Club. This morning, our guests are going to fill us in on what we can expect at the King Harbor Holiday Boat Parade this year. It takes place in King Harbor Marina on Saturday, December 9 and starts at 4:30. We’ll also learn about the charities that will benefit from the event.

Weekend Round Up with Joe & Jackie

November 30, 2017

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This morning, Joe and I will run down the upcoming events happening this weekend – and there are a LOT! Tune in!

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Healthy Living Campus Project *ENCORE*

November 23, 2017

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*THIS IS AN ENCORE PRESENTATION OF A PREVIOUSLY AIRED PROGRAM*

Our guest is Tom Bakaly, Chief Executive Officer, Beach Cities Health District, and this morning, we’re going to learn about the Healthy Living Campus project. Beach Cities Health District will host the first community open house for the Healthy Living Campus project on October 17 at the Redondo Beach Performing Arts Center. The event will include a formal presentation on the draft plans, as well as several information stations focused on various aspects of the community project, including project overview, community involvement, EIR process, the need for senior living and more.

Michael Bell, Hermosa Beach Town Hall: Fiesta Hermosa

November 16, 2017

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We have a returning guest this morning, Michael Bell, founder and co-owner of Bell Event Services. Hermosa Beach has scheduled a Town Hall meeting tonight from 6 to 8 p.m. at the City Council Chambers to discuss the future direction of Fiesta Hermosa and this morning, we’re going to learn what’s on the agenda.

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