All posts by twoguysfresno

Focus on Emotional Well-Being During Shelter in Place: A Discussion with Fresno Christian Superintendent Jeremy Brown



Fresno Christian Superintendent Jeremy Brown tells of the stress of making decisions for students and families during this season. He also shares how the pressures of leadership and the importance of Core Health. Paul Swearengin shares from his coaching in the Core Leaders Network program about tools people can use to tend to their mental … Continue reading Focus on Emotional Well-Being During Shelter in Place: A Discussion with Fresno Christian Superintendent Jeremy Brown


The History of Fresno’s Revitalization: A Discussion with Ashley Swearengin



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


Need Info? We Talk Covid-19 with Expert David Pomaville of the Fresno Cty Dept. of Public Health



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.


Where the Heck is Fresnoland? Two Guys Talk Land Use with Dani Bergstrom



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 and Craig Talk School with Fresno Unified Superintendent Bob Nelson



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


We’re Talkin’ Primary Elections



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


Two Guys Talk of Fresno’s Visual Arts Community



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


Paul and Craig talk Religion – Part Deux



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


Talking Fresno History with Former Mayor Dan Whitehurst



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