Former Fresno Mayor Ashley Swearengin joins the Two Guys to reminisce with Craig about the history of Fresno’s revitalization process and what it looks like going forward. Single Episode Sponsor: Leadership Fresno prepares community and business leaders by exposing them to an expansive look at the facets that make up Fresno County. The class spends … Continue reading The History of Fresno’s Revitalization: A Discussion with Ashley Swearengin
While we’re sheltering-in-place let’s share stories about how we’re getting through it all, together. Nicole Zieba, the City Manager of Reedley joins us to give info on how our local governments are dealing with the situation. Join us as Paul and Craig have this lively conversation.
Why is Covid-19 worse than the common flu? Why the drastic measures? How long will it last? We get the latest scoop from an expert who first heard of Covid-19 around New Year’s Day. Don’t miss this helpful discussion. Also, Paul and Craig talk elections and helping one another in our “socially isolated” podcast.
Recorded at Community Media Access Collaborative’s (CMAC) fantastic podcast studio. Fresnoland Drought Proofing Valley Cities Fresnoland Newsletter Fresno Passes General Plan (Channel 30) Fresno Considers Changing New General Plan Gazebo Gardens Eric Field Visalia Downtown What’s On Our Minds? Paul: Dairy Girl Network Generational Perspectives and Conflict Edgar Bunt and Imago Craig: Downtown Loft in … Continue reading Where the Heck is Fresnoland? Two Guys Talk Land Use with Dani Bergstrom
Paul Swearengin and Craig Scharton sat down with the Superintendent Bob Nelson of Fresno Unified School District, the third largest school district in California! Enjoy these 3 Guys Talkin’ Fresno Unified. Vote YES on Measure M!!! Bob Nelson, Superintendent of Fresno Unified School District Nikki Henry, Chief Information Officer, Fresno Unified School District On Instagram: … Continue reading Paul and Craig Talk School with Fresno Unified Superintendent Bob Nelson
Two Guys Talkin’ Fresno-March 3rd California Primary Single Episode $99 Sponsor-Naomi Hendrix, Raw Fresno Kaiser Farmers Market Scoop’s Soups and More Paul and Craig talk about the upcoming California Primary. Who do they like for the Democratic Presidential Primary? The talk about Fresno Mayoral Candidates Jerry Dyer and Andrew Janz. The spend some time on … Continue reading We’re Talkin’ Primary Elections
Paul Swearengin and Craig Scharton talk with two local visual artists (painting and sculpture) who have been successful beyond our region. Robert Ogata and Mark Rodriguez talk about what it’s like to be an artist in Fresno and beyond, the beginning of ArtHop in 1995, the local arts scene, and downtown revitalization. feature photo courtesy … Continue reading Two Guys Talk of Fresno’s Visual Arts Community
Religion Two Paul Swearengin and Craig Scharton delve back into the forbidden territory of religion. Is it possible for a former pastor and an agnostic to carry on a civil conversation? We think you can guess the answer. Yep, they trashed the studio in a fight that rivaled scene from Blazing Saddles. Don’t worry, they … Continue reading Paul and Craig talk Religion – Part Deux
Paul and Craig are talking about the history of Fresno government and what the job of mayor of Fresno entails in this discussion with former Fresno Mayor Dan Whitehurst. Prop 13 Urban Growth Management Strong Mayor Charter Amendment (link to charter) San Joaquin Memorial St. Mary’s College AAA Board Fresno Sues Over DBCP in City … Continue reading Talking Fresno History with Former Mayor Dan Whitehurst
Mark Grossi was the Environmental Reporter for the Fresno Bee. He covered air and water issues, along with ag and development stories. He’s a big fan of our Sierra Nevada mountains, too. You can follow him on Twitter at @markgrossi to see great images of our mountains and for information about our air quality. We … Continue reading Two Guys Talk Air Quality with Mark Grossi