Monthly Archives: February 2015

Super Bowl ad composer | Rock County LGBT Support Group

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Hannah and Matthew HollingsworthMatthew Hollingsworth is a young local composer writing music for commercials for some of the largest corporate clients in the world. His most notable accomplishment to date has been writing music for the T-Mobil Super Bowl commercial featuring Kim Kardashian. In the last few months, Matthew has also written sound track for Wisconsin Public Television documentary Wisconsin From the Air and stays very busy writing music for a variety of projects. Matthew’s wife Hannah joined him in the studio to talk about the business side of making it in the commercial music business, the numbers game, and the importance of ignoring rejection.

Jennifer Cloute and Colleen Frentzel

Jennifer Cloute and Colleen Frentzel came to speak about Rock County LGBT support group, and about how it changed their lives. Jennifer shared how important the group was to her personally, during a crucial period of her life, when her husband, came out to her, and then later transitioned to becoming a woman she is today.

 

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* “Raising Abel, the Life of Faith” by Ronald Ragotzy, MD.

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* United Arts Alliance: Connecting artists, promoting arts. Learn more at www.RockCountyArts.com

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Three Legislators: Three Stories |Reps. Jorgensen, Loudenbeck & Senator Ringhand

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Three Legislators: Three Stories

State Rep. Andy JorgensenState Representative Andy Jorgensen (D) is Democratic Caucus Chair in the State Assembly, and he came to talk about his petition to save Senior Care from cuts,  the need to save UW from cuts and being disconnected from the State, and his thoughts on which approach is best to improve chances of Democrats increasing numbers in the Assembly.   Andy even gave a tip to Governor Scott Walker on how to be a better candidate for President.

 

 

 

State Rep. Amy Loudenbeck

State Representative Amy Loudenbeck (R) is heavily involved with the budget process in her capacity as member of the Joint Committee on Finance.  As member of the majority party, she is also working to pass her own bills, which she discussed on the program.  These include AB 10: http://docs.legis.wisconsin.gov/2015/proposals/ab10 which aims to help people filing restraining orders and injunctions in domestic situations, and AB 16: http://docs.legis.wisconsin.gov/2015/proposals/ab16, which looks to help stop human trafficking.

 

At Janesville Community Radio, we are excited to welcome to creation of Janesville Community Radio club at Janesville’s Craig High School.  On this podcast of Discover Janesville, listen to the first podcast recorded by Craig students!

State Senator Janis RinghandState Senator Janis Ringhand (D) updated the listeners on the situation in Madison, but also about her busy schedule as a legislator attending meetings throughout her district.  While due to the proximity of her district to Madison, Senator Ringhand is able to sleep in her own bed, Janis shared her schedule from a recent day of work, where she logged in 175 miles driven and 3 meetings attended with different groups in her district.

 

 

 

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This program was brought to you by:

* Janesville Snow Removal: www.SnowRemovalOfJanesville.com

* Southern Wisconsin Building and Construction Trades Council.  Learn more at www.swbtrades.org

* The “A” Team, LLC, – Your Facebook professionals.

* “Raising Abel, the Life of Faith” by Ronald Ragotzy, MD.

Read the blog at www.RaisingAbelTheBook.com and follow Raising Abel by Ronald Ragotzy, MD on Facebook.

* United Arts Alliance: Connecting artists, promoting arts.  Learn more at www.RockCountyArts.com

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Fundraiser for Helsinki | Daddy Daughter Dance | Bcity Bfunny

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Janesville School Board member Kevin Murray Janesville School Board Commissioner Kevin Murray stopped in to talk about the morale in the district, his concerns about the district transparency and future of union negotiations.  Kevin also shared that money raised at Rock for School House concert at JPAC was used to help pay for the trip district administration is taking to Helsinki, Finland.

 

Jen Fritsche and Shannon Palmer

Jen Fritsche and Shannon Palmer stopped in to talk about the upcoming Daddy Daughter Dance, a benefit for Habitat for Humanity.  Jen and Shannon shared why they stay involved with the dance, the impact that the money makes in Rock County, and how special Daddy Daughter dance is to both dads and daughters.    .

 

Dez Uncensored, Emmett, and Vicki LynnVickie Lynn, Emmett and Dez Uncensored stopped in to talk about Bcity Bfunny, their comedy group.  Vicky, Emmett and Dez discussed giving bad advice, whether it is easier or hard to kidnap an overweight person, and how easy it is to find Dez at work: “Hey, it’s the big black man at Woodman’s!  That’s me”.  Our conversation was cut short due to technical difficulties.

 

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This program was brought to you by:

* Janesville Snow Removal: www.SnowRemovalOfJanesville.com

* Southern Wisconsin Building and Construction Trades Council.  Learn more at www.swbtrades.org

* The “A” Team, LLC, – Your Facebook professionals.

* “Raising Abel, the Life of Faith” by Ronald Ragotzy, MD.

Read the blog at www.RaisingAbelTheBook.com and follow Raising Abel by Ronald Ragotzy, MD on Facebook.

* United Arts Alliance: Connecting artists, promoting arts.  Learn more at www.RockCountyArts.com

Learn more about Janesville Community Radio by going to www.JanesvilleCommunityRadio.com