Wednesday Night With Patti!

Just a heads up that, because it’s been much too long, this Wednesday night (June 5th) at 10PM (CST) HimNHer will be sliding back in to the WGN Radio studios, studios to hang out for a while with Patti Vasquez.  We’ll celebrate WGN’s 95th birthday, Les Paul‘s 104th birthday (Yes, our book “A little More Les” is still available) and probably engage in the usual amounts of mayhem that seems to break out whenever we’re all in the same place at the same time.

Steve & Johnnie with Patti Vasquez

We hope you’ll tune in to 720 AM or, if you’re not in the Chicago area, you can still join listen and watch by clicking this link to WGN Radio’s live stream.

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Hello, MIAMI?!?!

Well, proving that you never know where we’ll slide back into your radio speakers, this Sunday (June 2), at 3:15 PM (CST), we’ll pay a return visit to the WNMA 1210am Miami radio playground of our friend Bruce Silverman as we stop by his show, Silverman: On Sports.

We always have fun with Bruce and his definition of the word “Sports” is a bit broader than most, so don’t be surprised if we happen to talk a little about Les Paul’s upcoming birthday (On June 9, Les would have been 104) and our book “A Little More Les” and … well, who knows where else our collective brain power, or the lack of, may lead us.

If you’re not in the Miami/Ft Lauderdale area. you can listen in to their live stream from anywhere around the world just by clicking this link.

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We’re On WKGC Every Day This Week

Just a quick reminder that starting Monday morning (April 29th) at 9AM (CST) we’ll be co-hosting The Morning Mix on WKGC-FM (90.7), in Panama City, FL. each morning through Friday (May 3rd).

Our co-conspirators, Caleb Jordan and Tom Hoots, will do their best to make sure we don’t get into too much trouble.

Caleb Jordan and Tom Hoots with Steve & Johnnie

If you’re not in the Panama City area, you can listen just by clicking this link to their live stream.

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More Time Inside Your Speakers!

Well, it seems we didn’t lose WKGC’s license when we joined them Tuesday morning.

SO …..

They invited us back!

Which means …

We’ll be back on WKGC-FM (90.7), in Panama City, FL. on Thursday morning (April 25) at 9AM (CST)

Remember, if you’re not in the Panama City area, you can listen in online just by clicking this link.

AND …

We’ll be co-hosting that same show all of next week (April 29-May3).

AND …

Thanks to the wonders of modern technology, we’ll be showing up on WKGC more often even when we’re back in Chicago.

We’ve been consulting with WKGC for some time and this is just an expansion of the relationship we’ve developed with them.  We’re very proud of our association with WKGC and happy to be spending a little more time at the frequency that became the “go to” radio source for information during and after Hurricane Michael devastated the Panhandle.

No, nothing is going to change with our relationship with WGN.  Our WGN family ties are strong, so don’t be surprised when we pop up back inside your radio speakers from that location for a “radio drive-by” or a special now and then.

Let’s see now; should we tell you about the upcoming album from a talented friend that we’re helping produce while we’re in the Panhandle?

Nah, we’ll leave that for a future post.

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Tues. Morning (April 23) We’re Back Inside Your Radio Speakers!

We’re spending a few weeks on Florida’s Gulf Coast and, when he found out we were here our friend, Scott Kirkman, invited us back to WKGC-FM (90.7-FM), in Panama City, FL.

Johnnie, Scott Kirkman & Steve at WKGC-FM

So, this Tuesday morning (April, 23) we get to hang out with Scott and Tom Hoots on The Morning Mix.

If you’re not in the Panama City area, you can listen in online just by clicking this link.

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2019 Toyota Avalon Hybrid Limited Road Test!

Our latest Video Road Test, the 2019 Toyota Avalon Hybrid Limited, is now available on Consumer Guide Automotive’s Daily Drive website.

At a time when many consumers and automotive manufacturers are making the move to crossover and sport utility vehicles, how does Toyota’s redesign of their largest car stack up against the competition in 2019? Well, just click this link to take a drive with us and see for yourself.

And don’t forget, if you want to check some of our previous road tests and some of the other goodies we’ve been pouring into the Daily Drive tank, just point your browser right here.

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Flower Power, Indeed!

This is the tale of one flower that may have saved the Monarch butterfly.

Oct. 10th, ’18 Hurricane Michael hit the Panhandle of Florida with 150mph winds. In the aftermath of the storm hundred year old trees were downed, everywhere you looked trees were snapped in two or in many cases leaves and bark were stripped from the trunk.

Along with the tree debris every imaginable flowering plant was found uprooted and dead except for the camellia.

Camellias throughout Bay County, some 15 foot tall remained standing to bloom just in time for the migrating Monarch butterflies.

Why the camellias were able to withstand Hurricane Michael’s unprecedented winds no one knows but, it is truly a blessing to us and the butterflies.

#850 Strong #panhandlestrong

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