Paul Guggenheimer to Guest Host Teleforum March 20 and 21 , 2017

Paul Guggenheimer  will take the microphone as guest host of Teleforum on Monday March 20 and Tuesday March 21, 2017. Paul has an array of guests scheduled to join him. The list includes on Monday  Chris Bradford from the Beaver County Times, Larry Davis Dean of the School of Social Work at the University of Pittsburgh  and on Tuesday  Representative Jim Christiana and County Commisioner Dan Camp along with Bishop David Zubik and Jimmy Ross of the Jaggerz. If you’d like to see the specific times and topics on the docket head over to beavercountyradio.com  and click on the events tab and scroll down to find the information.

Central Valley School Board Announces Day Off For Students Due To No Snow

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Central Valley School District  students have the day off today,because there hasn’t been any snow., it was announced at last night’s monthly board meeting, according to Beaver County Radio News Correspondent Sandy Giordano. The board approved the hiring of  Trent Shanahan  as assistant baseball coach. He will be  paid $900 for the season. Business manager John Maly received a new 2 year contract.  His salary is $29,458. Twenty  members of FBLA will attend the state competition in Hershey, April 2-5.PA

Aliquippa School Board Approves Hiring Of Two Volunteer Coaches

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Aliquippa School Board approved the hiring of  retired girls basketball coach  Donna Richey as a volunteer coach, according to Beaver County Radio News Correspondent Sandy Giordano. She is to serve for the 2017 season. The board approved Maurice Carey as a volunteer football coach. he will serve  for the 2017-2018 season. The BVIU 2027-18 budget of $1,677,962 was approved by the board. A fundraiser  movie night for the Quipettes and the #B24 Strong Youth Center  was approved  by the board.  They  will use the junior-senior high school March 31-May 26.  there will be no movie night April 14 or May 5.  Anita Gordon and her committee are providing security for the events . #B24 Strong will pay $135 for custodial/maintenance fees. The Quip football team will attend camp at Cal U August 13-17.  Cost to the district is not to exceed $2,000.00

Pittsburgh Rock ‘n Roll Legends Induction Featuring Beaver County’s Jimmy Ross Set For Thursday, April 27

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Beaver County’s own  Jimmy Ross and the ‘JAGGERZ  will receive the LEGACY LEGENDS AWARD at   the 2017 Pittsburgh Rock ‘n Roll Legends induction for being a solo performer or band for 40+ years, according to Beaver County Radio News Correspondent Sandy Giordano.  Their first hit  recorded  , a top five hit on KQV (That’s Why Baby I Love You in 1968.  In 1970, “The Rapper” written by Donnie Iris  was a national #1 single on Cash Box and #2 on Billboard  The song,still popular in Beaver County, and a certified million-seller by RIAA, earned the group a gold record and  it was featured on American Bandstand   A new CD, “The Walk” was released in 2014. In the 60’s Jerry Reed built a small recording studio in his basement in Beaver, he recorded local groups, including the Jaggerz.  He  WILL BE AN INDUCTEE  AS A PRODUCER, PROMOTER, OR MANAGER WITH 20+ years in. the music business.  His award is the MUSIC INDUSTRY PROFESSIONAL LEGENDS . Modern ERA Legends Inductees will be Tommy James  and the Shondells.    Broadcaster Legends inductee is Chuck Brinkman.  He introduced the Beatles at the  Civic Arena in 1964 He is from Dormont and was one  of Pittsburgh’s most popular dj’s on radio from the 60’ to the 80’s He is still on the air as part owner of a rock oldies  station  KGVL-FM< Greenville, Texas. The event will be held on Thursday, April 27 at 7 p.m. at Jergerl’s Rhythm Grille in Marshall Twp. VIP LEVEL TICKETS  ARE $200 DOORS OPEN AT 6 P.M.  ,  $75 FOR FAN LEVEL , DOORS OPEN AT  7 p.m.

State Street Elementary School Holding Indoor Carnival This Weekend

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State St. Elementary School  in Baden’s PTA is sponsoring an indoor carnival from noon to 4 p.m. Saturday, according to Beaver County Radio News Correspondent Sandy Giordano.  Bounce houses, obstacle courses , food and refreshments will be available for  sale.  It’s a community event and fundraiser,  according to Kim Roppa, the school’s Academic Behavior Coach. Ms. Roppa and fifth grade teacher Stacy Brock  are accompanying 50 students to Ichiban in Wexford for good behavior in school and on the school bus The criteria for the event is that students didn’t get 3  incompletes, no suspensions, good behavior, and for doing their homework.

Concordia Visiting Nurses-Good Samaritan Hospice on Teleforum

Beth Patricelli and Roni Lucas from Concordia Visiting Nurses and Good Samaritan Hospice were guests on Teleforum with guest host Frank Sparks on Friday March 17, 2017 in the nine o’clock hour.  Discussed were end of life care both at home and inpatient, Camp Erin coming up in June of this year, and how to become a volunteer are a few of the many topics discussed.

Soup Sampling on Teleforum

Soup Sampling was the theme of the ten o’clock hour on Teleforum with guest host Frank Sparks on Friday March 17, 2017. Staff from WBVP/WMBA sampled different soups that John Righetti from Saint John the Baptist Orthodox Greek Catholic Church in Ambridge brought in to promote the churches Soup Sale this Sunday from 12-2 pm. The sale will be in the parish center located at  722 Fifth St.  Ambridge, PA 15003.