Recent Blog Posts

Lots To Do This Weekend

April 24, 2015

Rain or shine, there are many events happening this weekend that will be well worth your while. Saturday is the annual Grass Valley Car Show. Head downtown as early as 6A.M. to start viewing more than 300 vintage/custom motorcycles and cars. The shops will be open, and food vendors will be present with great cruising… read more


Our Smart Phone Dependency

April 21, 2015

I’m amazed at how much our smart phones are influencing our every move. We use our smart phones to navigate highways, to track our daily steps, to identify songs on the radio, to coordinate meetings, to summon our children from their bedrooms. If you think about it, from the time we wake up to the… read more


Find Us On iHeartRadio

April 20, 2015

This week our listeners have yet another way to listen to “the best from yesterday and today,” on Star 94FM. For those of you that attempted to use our FM stream at mystarradio.com this morning, you probably noticed things have a changed a little. We have partnered with iHeartRadio, which now gives our listeners an… read more


Weekend Happenings

April 17, 2015

So, what’s on your agenda for the weekend? It was great having local musician Lorraine Gervais on the air this morning. Lorraine is headlining this weekend’s tribute to Linda Ronstadt at the Center For The Arts in Grass Valley. We chatted about Ronstadt’s legacy, as well as what attendees can expect. Performances are tonight and… read more


Thank you Listeners!

April 16, 2015

I’d like to take a moment to thank all of our great listeners on Star 94FM. This morning’s “Throwback Thursday” was an absolute blast. Throughout the week, I received numerous emails and phone calls from people praising the show. We are happy to do it, and always invite you to email or phone in your… read more


The First Signs Of Life

April 15, 2015

This past Monday was a huge day for our family. My wife is now 17 weeks pregnant, and Monday was her first check up with a local doctor. She’s been following all the rules an expecting mother should–avoiding certain foods, abstaining from alcohol and taking her prenatal vitamins. The appointment was more or less a… read more


So Fresh And So Clean

April 13, 2015

How was your spring break? Monday marked the return to school for many area students, my daughter included. I hope you managed to get out and take full advantage of your time off. I have no vacation plans until September, when my wife is expected to deliver our child. Seventeen weeks now, and we may… read more


Weekend Plans?

April 10, 2015

With the foothills forecast for the weekend calling for sunshine and temperatures in the mid to upper sixties, it’s a great chance to get outdoors and play around. One event happening this weekend is the annual Nevada City Psychic Fair, Saturday and Sunday. The event features healers, body workers, readers, and opportunities to purchase unique… read more


Date Night Friday On Star 94FM

April 9, 2015

With Deana still on her brief stay-cation, Eric Gould and I will be once again grabbing the reigns of the FM morning show tomorrow. We have dinner and a movie we’ll be awarding to two lucky people during Friday’s show. Tomorrow’s “Date Night” movie selection is “Home.” Call in and answer our dating trivia question… read more


Back In Cali

April 8, 2015

It was great to be back on the air this morning with Deana after having some time off. This past Thursday I turned 41 years old, so to celebrate we spent five days in Twin Falls, Idaho. We spent a good deal of the time visiting my wife’s family and enjoying some peace and quiet…. read more


Idaho Bound

March 31, 2015

My vacation is finally here! Tomorrow my family and I hit the open road for our 530 mile journey en route to Twin Falls, Idaho. It’s a drive I’ve made many times in the past nine years since meeting my wife. Her mother, sister, and two of her brothers live there. Personally, I find that… read more


What A Burger!

March 30, 2015

This morning Deana and I sampled the new Carl’s Jr “El Diablo” burger on Star 94FM. I have had a lot of fast food burgers in my days, but I can truly say this burger is the best. Beginning with a top layer of jalapeno poppers, crispy bacon, meat, habanero sauce and sliced jalapenos, the… read more


The “El Diablo” Is Coming

March 27, 2015

Have your appetites ready all next week! Beginning Monday morning on the Morning Buzz, Deana and I will be offering up the new Carl’s Jr “El Diablo” burger to our listeners. The burger includes jalapeno poppers, pepper-jack cheese, habanero sauce AND sliced jalapenos. Ay Caramba! Deana and I will get a chance to try this… read more


The Friday Date Night Movie Is “Home”

March 26, 2015

Have you seen the trailer for “Home” yet? The much anticipated animated film “Home,”opens this weekend at Sierra Cinemas. “Home” tells the story of a wayward alien who befriends a young girl, resulting in an amazing adventure in efforts to return the ET safely to his home planet. Jennifer Lopez, Rihanna and Jim Parsons all… read more


We Want Your “Throwback Thursday” Requests!

March 25, 2015

Attention old-school music fans! Most of you already know that Thursday mornings Deana and I rewind the clock to bring you the very best from the 1960s, 70s and 80s. We call it “Throwback Thursdays.” Original…we know. Thursdays are the one opportunity for our listeners to request some older music. There are several ways to… read more


Win Tickets To The Everyone Orchestra

March 24, 2015

Join Deana and I Wednesday morning on Star 94FM and win a pair of tickets to see The Everyone Orchestra. Conductor/founder Matt Butler, and his talented group that make up The Everyone Orchestra, will perform this Friday evening at the Center For The Arts. The group’s improvisational-jazz style has been entertaining audiences for years, so… read more


One Crazy Week

March 23, 2015

Well, have I had a week. This morning was my first day back on-air with Deana on the Morning Buzz since March 17. I had to leave town quickly last Tuesday to assist my brother in San Diego with some personal issues. I endured 72 hours of family stress, apartment-deep-cleaning, hellish traffic jams and a… read more


Win Pimps of Joytime Tickets Tuesday!

March 16, 2015

The Center for the Arts is bringing Brooklyn-based band, “Pimps of Joytime,” to Grass Valley next weekend. Be sure to be listening during the Morning Buzz tomorrow, between 6-9A.M., for a shot at winning a pair of tickets to their March 26 performance. Led by vocalist Brian J, the group performs a mix of afrobeat,… read more


Get Outdoors This Weekend!

March 13, 2015

I’m assuming most of you survived that brutal winter weather system that passed through the area on Thursday. Judging by the less than 1/2 inch of rain that filled my bird bath, I’m going to guess we are still in big time trouble as far as rainfall totals are concerned. Unfortunately, it appears we are… read more


Cinderella Tickets On Star 94FM

March 12, 2015

Be listening to the Morning Buzz tomorrow for your chance to win dinner and a movie with “Date Night.” At 7:40A.M., we’ll ask our weekly dating trivia question. The caller who phones in and answers correctly will win two tickets to see “Cinderella,” compliments of Sierra Cinemas, and two Carl’s Jr All Natural Burgers. No… read more