Blog Talk Radio – “The South Bay Show”

The South Bay Show is an internet radio program I co-host three days each week on Blog Talk Radio.

Tuesdays we focus on disaster preparedness and how to enhance your level of readiness in the event of an emergency situation.

Thursdays feature leisure activities and special events in the South Bay by Jackie Spotlight.

Fridays we focus on the Manhattan Beach Chamber of Commerce, their role in the community and how they advance the quality of life in the Beach Cities.
 
 

January 30, 2015: Business Connection Luncheon

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Our guests are Marie McDonald, owner of Axxess South Bay and Alison Osterberg from the Manhattan Beach Marriott. This morning, we’re going to talk about the monthly Business Connection Luncheon taking place Friday, February 6 at the Manhattan Beach Marriot.

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January 29, 2015: Redondo Beach Marina Redevelopment

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Our guests this morning are Mickey Marraffino, VP of Marketing for the CenterCal Redondo Beach Waterfront project and Christina Jesperson, Co-Founder of Voices for Waterfront Vitality. We’re going to discuss the Redondo Beach Marina redevelopment – a hot button issue – and our hope is to ask the right questions to get some clarification for our listeners and the community.

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January 27, 2015: Chief Sharon Papa, Hermosa Beach PD

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This morning, we’re airing an encore presentation with guest Chief Sharon Papa of the Hermosa Beach Police Department. Chief Papa has served in law enforcement for 34 years, working for the Santa Monica Police Department, the Metropolitan Transportation Authority Police Department and the LAPD, before being sworn in as the Chief of Police in Hermosa Beach on October 1st, 2013.

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January 23, 2015: Dine MB

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This morning, our guests will be Tim Ahrens of The Rockefeller, Michael Cardenas of Akatora and Scott Alevy from Car2Go and we’re going to discuss the upcoming Dine MB event taking place the week of January 25 – 30.

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January 20, 2015: Chief Eve Irvine, Manhattan Beach PD (Encore)

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This morning, we’ll be airing an encore presentation of our chat with Chief Eve Irvine of the Manhattan Beach Police Department. Chief Irvine was sworn in as the Manhattan Beach Police Chief on May 25, 2011. Prior to joining the Manhattan Beach Police Department, Eve worked for the Inglewood PD where she began her career in 1982 as a Police Cadet.

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January 16, 2015: New Year’s Resolutions to Stay Healthy and Active

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Our guests are Joe Charles of GI Joe Bootcamp and Jasmine Sharp of Formula+ Pilates & Juice and this morning it’s all about New Year’s resolutions to stay healthy and active.

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January 15, 2015: Jeffray Gardner, Marsatta Fancy Chocolates

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Our guest this morning is Jeffray Gardner. A native of Canada and former hockey ref now living in Redondo Beach, Jeffray launched his business, Marsatta Fancy Chocolates right here in the South Bay in 2004.

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January 13, 2015: Lisa Dinhofer, Disaster ane Death Notification (Encore)

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This morning, we’ll be airing an encore presentation with guest Lisa Dinhofer. Lisa is with Koden Consulting Services and today we’ll be discussing ‘Crisis Communication Skills for Individual and Mass Casualty Events.’

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January 9, 2015: Preparing your Finances for the New Year

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Our guests this morning are Manny Serrano, Vice President at Bank of Manhattan; Jim Schlager, principal of Moss Adams Wealth Advisors; and Lisa Garey of Morgan Stanley; and we’re going to discuss how to prepare your finances for the new year. This is important stuff!

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January 8, 2015: Lou’s on the Hill

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This morning we have a returning guest, Mr. Lou Giovannetti. Lou is a Bronx-bred New Yorker and THE Beach Cities’ bel canto. As he has for the last several years, Lou headlined the annual Pier Plaza New Year’s Eve Celebration last week. In addition, Lou recently soft-opened his namesake restaurant, Lou’s on the Hill, and is currently ramping up for the Grand Opening later this month. Lou has been a busy guy and this morning, we’ll spend the hour catching up with him.

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January 6, 2015: QR Code ID (Encore)

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This morning we’re airing an encore presentation with guests Erin and Bruce Wilson. The QR Code ID they designed will provide information on anyone who may wander, be it a young child, the elderly or those with special needs.

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January 2, 2014: Beach Cities Kings Parade (Encore)

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This morning we’ll be airing an encore presentation with guests Michael Zislis and Kelly Stroman. Kelly and Michael were responsible for the recent 2014 Stanley Cup Champions Kings Beach Cities Parade and they’re going to give us the backstory of just how that fabulous hometown event came to be.

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January 1, 2015: Real Soda in Real Bottles (Encore)

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This morning we’ll be airing an encore presentation with Guest Danny Ginsburg. Danny is the proprietor of Gardena based Real Soda in Real Bottles. Real Soda in Real Bottles distributes thousands of unique, small batch sodas from around the country and in 1997 they began to manufacture beverages under their own label.

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December 30, 2014: Chief Mitch Tavera, El Segundo PD (Encore)

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This morning we’ll be airing an encore presentation with guest Chief Mitch Tavera of the El Segundo Police Department. As Chief, he has overseen the department for the past four years during which time several programs have been instituted to mitigate crime and protect the El Segundo community.

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December 26, 2014: Car2Go (Encore)

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This morning we’ll be airing an encore presentation with guests Will Berry and Marisa West of Car2Go. Tune in and get all the details on this new ride sharing program now available in the South Bay!

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December 25, 2014: John Post, Photographer (Encore)

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This morning we’ll be airing an encore presentation with guest John Post. John is a renowned photographer and anyone that has spent any time in the South Bay is familiar with his iconic images of the area.

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December 23, 2014: Housewife Prepper Julie Sczerbinski (Encore)

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This morning we’ll be airing an encore presentation with guest Julie Sczerbinski. Julie is a mother of two and is new to the world of emergency preparedness. Hoping to help other modern families be everyday disaster ready and build a more self-reliant life, Julie blogs about her transition and the lessons she’s learned at www.homereadyhome.com.

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December 19, 2014: MB Chamber Committee Opportunities

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Our guests this morning are Jeri Wilson. Liz Griggs and Suzanne Karger. All three are active members of the Manhattan Beach Chamber and this morning, we’re going to learn about the various Chamber Committees that members can get involved in.

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December 18, 2014: Chanukah Celebrations with Rabbi Dovid Lisbon

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Our guest this morning is Rabbi Dovid Lisbon from the Jewish Community Center of the South Bay. We’ll be discussing this week’s Chanukah celebrations and the various Menorah lightings happening around the South Bay.

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December 16, 2014: Disaster Preparedness for Seniors (Encore)

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This morning we’re airing an encore of a prior show with guest Pamela Penson. Pamela is Co-Founder of Adia In Home Care and we’ll be discussing various ways senior citizens can prepare themselves for a catastrophic event.

This is important stuff so be sure to tune in!

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December 12, 2014: Retail Shopping in Manhattan Beach

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This morning, our guests will be Kris D’Errico from Bella Beach and Laura Mandracchia from the Cake Bake Shop in Manhattan Beach. These retail experts are going to offer some great and original gift ideas that are sure to make everybody’s holiday extra merry and bright.

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December 11, 2014: The Jackie & Joe Show Weekend Round Up

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This morning, Joe and I are going to do a special holiday weekend round up of events happening throughout the South Bay and we’re going to speak with several of the players that make these special events happen.

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December 9, 2014: Dave Sauer, Gunfighting Inc., Part 2 (Encore)

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Our guest this morning is Dave Sauer, owner of Gunfighting Inc., which provides firearms and tactics training to law enforcement and military personnel. Dave is also a Tier One staff instructor for Suarez International, which provides firearms, tactics and personal security training to civilians. The topic: are you prepared to protect yourself from others meaning to do you harm?

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December 5, 2014: DTMB Redevelopment

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Our guests this morning are Manhattan Beach Mayor Pro Tem, Mark Burton and Kelly Stroman, Executive Director of the Downtown Manhattan Beach Business Association. We’re going to discuss the Urban Land Institute and their role in the potential redevelopment of Downtown Manhattan Beach.

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December 4, 2014: Fresh, The Event!

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Our guests this morning are gallerist Peggy Zask and curator Mat Gleason. Peggy and Mat are going to give us the lowdown on Fresh, The Event! taking place at South Bay Contemporary on December 6 from 6 to 9 p.m.

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December 2, 2014: Key Budge, Fraud Investigator, LA County Sheriff’s Dept. (Encore)

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We’ll be airing an encore presentation of one of this year’s best shows! Our guest this morning is Detective Key Budge. Key is a major fraud investigator with the Los Angeles County Sheriff’s Department and has been recognized by the financial sector for his work in this field.

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November 27, 2014: Torrance Turkey Trot (Encore)

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Happy Thanksgiving! Joe and I will be taking the day off to enjoy the holiday, so we’re re-airing a show from last year with guest Forrest Hunt. Forrest helped organize and implement the famous City of Torrance TURKEY TROT, a three mile family fun run for the community held annually on Thanksgiving morning and he has served as the Race Director of this event for all 35 years of the run’s existence.

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November 25, 2014: Jim Hone, Chief (RET) Santa Monica Fire Dept. (Encore)

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This morning, we’re going to re-air a broadcast with Santa Monica Fire Chief, Jim Hone (Ret) on holiday hazards. This is good stuff so tune in!

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November 21, 2014: MB Chamber Holiday Party

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Our guests this morning are Scott Alevy from Car2Go, Joe Ahn from Northrup Grumman and Rich Marcello from The Strand Brewing Company. All our guests are sponsors of this year’s Manhattan Beach Chamber Holiday Party. The party takes place at Veranda’s Beach House on Wednesday, December 3 and we’re going to get all the details!

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November 20, 2014: Breast Friends Campaign Recap

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This morning we’ll be talking to returning guest, Walk With Sally Co-Founder, Nick Arquette. He’ll give us a recap of the Breast Friends campaign and tell us what’s on the radar for the holiday season.

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