Michael Karbassi is the newly elected Council Member from District 2 in Northwest Fresno. Karbassi was born in the district and won big time – with more than 60% of the vote in a primary held this past month. What is his vision for Fresno and his district? How does he decided between what’s best … Continue reading Two Guys Talk Governing with New Council Member Mike Karbassi
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Joseph Castro is the President of Fresno and he is in the right place at the right time. Great things are happening at Fresno State and those things matter to Fresno and Central California. Listen in as Craig and Paul talk sports, academics and everything in between. Thanks to Terry’s House for being our title … Continue reading Let’s Talk Fresno State with Pres. Joseph Castro
Leah Whitworth, LMFT is leading a mental health program at Fresno’s Kaiser Permanente that is helping hundreds of people, including our co-host Craig Scharton. Paul and Craig delve into how DBT (Dialectical Behavior Therapy) works and how it can help a wide variety of people in our community. Leah has years of experience and is … Continue reading Craig and Paul Talk Mental Health
Paul Swearengin and Craig Scharton talk California Food Expo with Amy Fuentes, the Director of the event. This is one of the best events in Fresno, fueling our local food producers, drink creators and bottlers and even local restaurants to make connections with worldwide buyers (including prisons!) And it’s a FUN event for the public … Continue reading Let’s Talk Food! The California Food Expo is Coming.
With Bitwise making new the past couple weeks (read about that here) we thought we’d bring back one of our favorite shows. The #003 Two Guys Talkin’ Fresno Show ever as Craig and Paul talk to one of the leaders of Bitwise. Irma has an amazing story and Bitwise an amazing mission. Don’t miss this talk, brought … Continue reading A revisit with Irma L. Olguin, Jr. of Bitwise
Fresno is well-known to be a rich center for the arts in the state of California, but did you know the poetry and spoken word scene is part of our wealth of resources? Paul Swearengin and Craig Scharton talk to former Fresno Poet Laureate Bryan Medina and spoken word artist Kyland Hall about the history … Continue reading Paul and Craig Talk Fresno’s Poetry Scene
For anyone who has wondered why Christians act as they do, Paul Swearengin has written a book imagining what God’s view might be of the religious right, were he on earth today. Craig Scharton asks Paul questions about the book and what inspired him to write Joseph Comes to Town: When The Religious Right Becomes Religiously … Continue reading Craig Interviews Special Guest – Paul Swearengin, Author!
“The Liberal Media is Out To Get Us!!!” It’s a normal sentiment we hear non-stop on social media, conservative talk media and from local elected officials. We talk to Tim Ritchey about the role of the local newspaper. Is the Fresno Bee dying? Or just transitioning in a new media landscape? Is the Bee out … Continue reading We Talk Media and Fresno Bee with Publisher Tim Ritchey
Paul and Craig talk to Phil Skei about his vision for revitalizing neighborhoods in Fresno. What does it take to get a neighborhood to take on its own revitalization? How do we know when a neighborhood is “revitalized?” Phil also shares about the Vision22 Project – aimed at informing Fresno’s churches of what to positively … Continue reading Two Guys Talk Neighborhood Revitalization with Phil Skei
Ryan McNeil is the District Manager of the Fresno Mosquito and Vector Control District. He’s in charge of trying to kill all the mosquitoes that invade your backyard parties! Mosquitoes are getting more populace in Central California, but you can help! Ryan gives us the ins and outs of controlling these pesky pests and the … Continue reading There’s More To Controlling Mosquitoes Than You Might Think