Beach Talk Radio

Beach Talk Radio
Ed and Kim Ryan host Beach Talk Radio live every Saturday morning at 9:00 from Fort Myers Beach. Our goal is to inform residents about the latest beach news and entertain them with our sarcastic family humor.

May 30, 2020 Brian Hamman Interview on Beach Talk Radio
May 31 • 39 min
The Lee County Commission Chairman discusses everything from the Lee County COVID-19 numbers to his years working on local Television to whether or not the 4th of July Fort Myers Beach Foreworks should take place
Ep. #115 Heather Fitenhagen and Brian Hamman
May 31 • 69 min
Heather Fitzenhagen is running for the United States Congress hoping to take the retiring Frances Rooney’s seat and Lee County Commission Chairman Brian Hamman updates us on the Lee Cunty COVID-19 numbers.
Ep. #114 - Chris Westley, Jeannie Biggs, Charlie Whitehead.
May 24 • 71 min
FGCU’s Dean of The Lutgart College of Business Chris Westley fills us in on the RESTART SWFL plan. Jeannie Biggs talks about The Outrigger Hotel and Charley’s Restaurant. Charlie Whitehead on the planned Bay Harbour development and the death of the media.
Ep. #113 - Paul Von Feldt, Robert Morrill, Mark List, Scott Safford and Beverly Milligan
May 17 • 88 min
Ep. #112 - Kriston Hausler Carrington, Brendon Leslie, Janeen Paulasukis and Jan Flemming
May 10 • 80 min
Kristin tells us all about FMBTips, Brandon unveils his new project called Uncover Southwest Florida and Janeen and Jan update us on how much money has been raised from #weAreFMB gear for the hospitality industry on the beach.
Ep. # 111 - Scott Allan, Carolyn Simoneau, Janeen Paulasukis
May 4 • 85 min
Scott Allan from Island Storage Suites Mancaves, Carolyn Simoneau from Beach Buddy Dolphin Tours, Janeen gives us an update on money rasied for the hospitality industry and Steve and Lallo join Ed to talk local politics.
Ep. # 110 - Rexann Hosafros, Marty Harrity and an update from Janeen
Apr 29 • 71 min
Ep. #109 - Brian Podlasek, Jacki Liszak, Janeen Paulauskis and John Lallo.
Apr 19 • 74 min
Island Cow owner Brian Podlasek tells us about the masks his family is creating, Jacki gives on an update on how the business community is coping and Janeen tells us how much money has been raised from the sales of the #FMB T-shirt for the hospitality…
Ep. #108 - Dr. Stephen Thomas, Charlie McDonald and Janeen Paulauskis
Apr 13 • 76 min
Dr. Brown explains everything you ever wanted to know about the coronavirus, Charlie McDonald of Naples explains his recovery from the virus and Janeen tells us nearly $30,000 has been raised from the T-shirts to help the hospitality workers on the beach.
Ep. #107 - CPA Steven Phillips, Duane Hoverston, Renee Jeffreys Heil and Eddie Rood
Apr 4 • 72 min
Resources from today’s show for small businesses:www.sba.govGuestsSteven Philips - Certified Public Accountant ( him: or 239-247-8293Renee Jeffreys Heilwww.fmbwellnessproject.comfmbwellnnessproject@gmail.com30…
Pearl Street Band
Mar 29 • 10 min
The Pearl Street Band
Ep.# 106 - Bob Ferreira, Bill Veach and John Lallo
Mar 29 • 90 min
It’s all about working through the coronavirus this episode
Ep #104 - Shrimp Festival Cancelation Day
Mar 17 • 104 min
Steve and Leah talk up the local election. Todd Truax is running for Lee County Board. Karen Woodson from Friends of The Arts. John Koss tells us about Baby Sophia. Mayor Cereceda and Ray Sandelli talk about how the coronavirus is impacting the beach and…
Lee County Board Candidate Todd Truax
Mar 15 • 24 min
Todd Truax is running for the district 3 seat on the Lee County Commission.
Ep. #103 - Phil Nichols, Michael Velez, KC Schulberg, Dan Allers
Mar 7 • 108 min
Political consultant Phil Nichols explains how PAC’s work. Michael Velez tells us about the London Bay Homes Development, Calusa Waterkeeper Executive Director KC Schulberg talks Calusapalooza and Dan Allers makes one final push for Fort Myers Beach Town…
Ep. #102 - Dianne Clifton, Chris Wittman and Tom Torgeson
Mar 2 • 104 min
Dianne Clifton from The Lions Club to discuss the 62nd annual Shrimp Festival coming up march 14-15. Chris Wittman from the Fort Myers Beach Tarpon Hunters Club, Tom Torgeson makes a guest appearance and Leah Gregg and Steve Duello join Ed and Kim to…
Ep. #101 - Shelly Williams, The Pearl Street Band, Danielle Felton, Martin Le Blanc
Feb 23 • 90 min
The Pearl Street Band played three killer original songs, Shelly Williams filled us in on the Sunset Key concerts, Danielle Felton told us about the Health Fair at Bay Oakes and martin Le Blanc detailed his extensive code violations.
Ray Sandelli Interview on February 16, 2020
Feb 16 • 27 min
Ep. # 100 - Forrest Critser and Ray Sandelli
Feb 16 • 73 min
Forest Critser discusses his campaign for Fort Myers Beach Town Council. Lee County Commissioner Ray Sandelli addresses many questions beach residents have about the communication between the beach government and the county government.
Bruce Butcher Interview
Feb 9 • 30 min
Fort Myers Beach Town Council member Bruce Butcher is running for re-election. Here is our February 8, 2020 interview with Bruce.
Ep. # 99 Dr. Bill Mitsch and Bruce Butcher
Feb 9 • 79 min
Dr. Bill Mittsch discusses the February 20-21 Workshop on Wetlands Mitigating Harmful Algal Blooms in Naples. Town Council member Bruce Butcher discusses his platform for re-election.Guests: Dr. Bill Mitsch and Bruce Butcher.VIDEO: FULL SHOWFacebook:…
Dan Allers 2 1 2020 Interview
Feb 2 • 29 min
Town Council candidate Dan Allers tells the locals why they should vote for him. Issues he covered include: the Estero Blvd. lighting fiasco, Bay Oaks, public safety and much more.
Fire Chief Matt Love Feb 1 2020
Feb 2 • 27 min
Fire Chief Matt Loves discusses the FMB fire department organization, the new building site for station 31 and important non emergency services and programs.
Ep. #98 Fire Chief Matt Love, Dan Allers
Feb 2 • 77 min
Chief Love talks about the new fire house to be built by the old Topps building, as well as all about the services the FMB Fire Department provides. Dan Allers discusses his campaign for Town Council
Ep. #97 - Penny Jarrett, Eddie Rood and Jim Atterholt
Jan 25 • 74 min
Penny Jarrett and Ed Rood discuss the dune walkover at 5130 Estero Blvd. that has caused so much angst lately. At the 38 minute mark, Ed makes a proposal of $80,000 to the city. At 42 minutes out interview with Jim Atterholt begins.
Ep. #96 - Nathan Metcalf, Jan Flemming and Bill Veach
Jan 18 • 68 min
Photographer Nathan Metcalf talks to Kim about his local pictures, Jan Flemming updates us on what’s going on at the library and Bill Veach lays out his platform for Fort Myers Beach Town Council.
Bill Veach January 18 2020 Interview
Jan 18 • 24 min
Bill Veach is running for Fort Myers Beach Town Council. He is one of seven candidates.
Ep #95 - Renee Heil, Leslie Taylor and Dave Drumm
Jan 12 • 61 min
Renee Heil and Leslie Taylor talk up the benefits of Stream2Sea Suncreesn products and Ed interviews Fort Myers Beach Town Council candidate Dave Drumm
Dave Drum January 11, 2020 Interview
Jan 12 • 23 min
Dave Drumm is running for Fort Myers Beach Town Council in March. There are 7 candidates running for 3 open seats. Here is the video of our interview from our January 11 show to help you decide if Dave should get your vote.
Episode #94 - Dow Hokoana and Janeen Paulauskis
Jan 5 • 65 min
Dow Hokoana from Fort Myers Beach Tattoo was our first guest. People get tattoos in the most unlikely of places. You’ll have to watch thte show to get the full story on that. Then, Janeen Paulauskis from Barefoot Events Group tells us about the upcoming…
Episode #93 - Jacki Liszak, Dave Martin
Dec 28, 2019 • 60 min
Jacki talks New Years Eve Fireworks, Dave from Hammerhead Gym discusses New Years Health Resolutions.
Episode #92 - Danielle Lynch, Maria Elena, Tike Tour giveaways, smelly cars, lost dogs and much more.
Dec 22, 2019 • 64 min
Kim and Ed welcome Danielle Lynch from Blue Ribbon Events and Maria Elena from the beach library. Ed tries to give away prizes and has no grasp of how to use the technology to take calls.
Episode #91 - Forrest Critser, Dave Drum, Chili Cookoff, Ed Drops The F-Bomb
Dec 15, 2019 • 69 min
Forrest “Butch” Critser (2:50) and Dave Drumm (35:00) are running for Fort Myers Beach Town Council. How will they improve local government? What is their stance on Margaritaville? Can they possibly win? PLUS The 2nd annual Chili Cookoff causes Ed to drop…
Episode # 90 - Megan Allers, Stephanie Buboltz, Dan Allers and Bruiser
Dec 8, 2019 • 85 min
Megan Allers and Stephanie Buboltz join Ed & Kim to discuss the upcoming Women’s Club holiday events. Jacki Liszak from the Chamber talks about the boat parade and many upcoming beach events. Bruiser Jungwirth discusses the Christmas bike parade on…
Episode #89 - Jane Plummer. Leah Gregg guest hosts for Kim
Dec 1, 2019 • 63 min
Jane Plummer from the Fort Myers Beach Local Planning Agency (LPA) joined Ed and Leah Gregg, who was sitting in for Kim. Tiki Pete updated the community on The Fort Myers Tiki Tours and John Lallo, owner of Pete’s Time Out called in to talk about his 30th…
Episode #88 - John Goggin and Rebecca Weber
Nov 23, 2019 • 66 min
Beyond The Uniform Podcast Host Justin Nassiri
Nov 12, 2019 • 12 min
For the past three years Justin Nasiri has been hosting a podcast called Beyond The Uniform. It’s a show about how military veterans navigate their civilian careers. Check it out here:
Our Special Veterans Day Show (11/10/2019)
Nov 10, 2019 • 82 min
Our special Veterans day show featured five local veterans spanning wars as far back as the Vietnam War. Our guests were David Skoog, Chris O’Neill, Jeff Swartzentruber, Maria Maldanado and Jamie Foss. Our listeners covered the cost for the entire…
Episode #87 - Rae Sprole, Lee Melsek, Gayle Crabtree, Ellen Vaughn and Leah Gregg
Nov 9, 2019 • 73 min
Rae Sprole and Lee Melsek discuss the future of the Bay Oaks Recreation Center. Gayle Crabtree and Ellen Vaughn tell us about the upcoming Christmas events at The Mound House. Leah Gregg chimes in about the Lighting Study. Ed and Kim babble on about…
Steven Ray McDonald Discusses the future of The Arches
Nov 3, 2019 • 15 min
Lee County Commissioners are voting to approve funds to move the old Fort Myers Beach Arches to Crescent Beach park. Steven Ray McDonald has been behind the organization Save The Arches for years.
Episode # 86 - Jonathan Gunther, Bruce Scheiner, Steven Ray McDonald
Nov 2, 2019 • 65 min
Jonathan Gunther talks about how his neighborhood was treated during the road construction project, Bruce Scheiner is hosting a poker tournament for The March of Dimes, Steven Ray McDonald talks about the old Arches being rebuilt at Crescent Beach and the…
Brian Oliver Interview - Host of the Gluconfidence podcast
Oct 30, 2019 • 24 min
Every Saturday before the live show we interview a fellow podcaster to help promote their show. This Saturday we interviewed Brian Oliver, the host of a podcast focused on diabetes called Gluconfidence.
Episode # 85 - Tiffany Kersten, Marty Harrity, Kevin Ruane
Oct 26, 2019 • 53 min
Hammerhead Gym owner Tiffany Kersten talks about her fitness center which has been on the beach for 22 years. Doc Fords owner Marty Harrity tells us what he thinks about the Margaritaville situation and Sanibel Mayor Kevin Ruane fills us in on an upcoming…
Beach Talk Radio interview with Laurie Giordano from The Zack Martin Foundation
Oct 20, 2019 • 28 min
Beach Talk Radio interview with Laurie Giordano from The Zack Martin Foundation
Episode # 84 - Laurie Giordano, Ed’s Margaritaville Update.
Oct 19, 2019 • 59 min
Laurie Giordano joins us to talk about The Zack Martin Foundation. Zack passed in 2017 away at the age of 16 after suffering from heat stroke on the Football field at Riverdale. Laurie is on a mission to make sure that never happens to another child. Ed…
Special Interview with Tim and Cyndee Hill from Roar Offshore
Oct 16, 2019 • 16 min
Tim and Cyndee Hall from The Roar Offshore Boat Races join us to discuss how the event went.
Episode #83 - Jim Atterholt and Pastor Ivan Corbin
Oct 12, 2019 • 60 min
Jim Atterholt is considering a run for the Fort Myers Beach Town Council. He wants to hear from the residents. And, Pastor Ivan Corbin from the Beach United Methodist Church talks about giving back to the community.
Episode #82 - Jacquie Louden, Carla Pine and Isabelle Wells
Oct 5, 2019 • 62 min
Jacquie Louden from Hoosiers talks about her new menu, the upcoming boat races and how exciting the beach will be when Margaritaville is finally built. Carl Pine, owner of Salty Dog Gallery and Gifts, is celebrating her 14th year and Isabelle Wells from…
Episode # 81 - The Wednesday Show
Oct 3, 2019 • 33 min
Ed is angry over higher taxes. Joanne Shamp makes his case. Why kids should never be allowed to use Social Media. Chester update. Kim walks in 30 seconds before the show starts.
Episode #80 - Dan Spears, Pastor Shawn Critser and Claudia Steward
Sep 28, 2019 • 80 min
BMI’s Dan Spears spoke to us about the 7th Annual Island Hopper Songwriter Fest, all the great things BMI does for songwriters around the country and the challenge female artists are having breaking into Country Radio. The, Pastor Shawn Critser and Sandal…
Episode #79 - Bob and Linda Beasley, Keri Weig and Chris O’Neill
Sep 21, 2019 • 72 min
Bob and Linda Beasley and Keri Weig talk Fort Myers Beach Real Estate. Chris O’Neill, the owner of Sir Pizza, tells us all about the killer cuisine at his shop and fills us in on the 20 years he put in with the United States Army. This one gets very…
Sep 20, 2019 • 60 min
The Mayor setting the record straight about the Margaritaville Conspiracy
Sep 15, 2019 • 23 min
Fort Myers beach Mayor Anita Cereceda tells the community there is no conspiracy about the 2018 delay in signing the Margaritavlle Resort ordinance. She also talked to us about higher taxes and the October Roar Offshore Boat Races.
Episode #77 - Mayor Cereceda, Amy Loughrey, Jessica Titus and The Roar Offshore Boat Team.
Sep 14, 2019 • 68 min
Episode #76 - Nancy Macphee and Dan Moser
Sep 7, 2019 • 79 min
Lee County Visitor & Convention Bureau Product Development Manager Nancy Macphee joined Ed and Kim to talk about the Island Hopper Songwriter Fest and Dan Moser, one of the founders of Bike-Walk-Lee, spoke about bicycle and pedestrian safety.
Episode #75 - Megan Zelenak Allers and Debbie Voorhees
Sep 6, 2019 • 20 min
Megan Zelenak Allers and Debbie Voorhees talk to Ed about the November 8th Beach N Brews fundraiser hosted by the Friends of Lovers Key. Proceeds from the event will benefit the Welcome and Discovery Center at Lovers Key. Tickets are available for $50.00,…
FMB Fire Chief Matt Love on Preparing For a Hurricane
Sep 4, 2019 • 11 min
Ed interviews Fort Myers beach Fire Chief Matt Love about Hurricane preparedness. As always, the chief gave us great information about how to be ready when Mother Nature hits hard. He also provided details on resources available you may not have known…
Episode #74 - Ray Sandelli, Bill Vaughnand JACKI!
Aug 31, 2019 • 69 min
Lee County Commissioner Ray Sandelli talks about getting the call from the Governor clean water, working with his fellow commissioners and The Blue Angels. Bill Vaughn from the Bone Hook Brewery discusses what its like to brew beer for 12 hours a day. And…
Hurricane Dorian Report - Friday Midday
Aug 30, 2019 • 2 min
Episode #73 - Bob and Stacey Ferreira and Katy Johnson
Aug 24, 2019 • 64 min
Bob and Stacey Ferreira from The Cottage on Fort Myers Beach and Katy Johnson, who’s doing an internship with the Fort Myers Beach Chamber of Commerce, were our guests. Topics included: Street Performers, the Town Council meeting, The TPI Lawsuit, our…
Episode #72 - Florida Congressman Brian Mast
Aug 23, 2019 • 30 min
Brian Mast is in his second term representing the 18th Congressional district of Florida.Before being elected to Congress, Mast served in the U.S. Army for 12 years where he earned the bronze star, the army commendation medal for valor, the purple heart…
Episode #71 - Ray Murphy and Paula Mccarthy
Aug 17, 2019 • 61 min
Town Council member Ray Murphy discusses the lawsuit against the town over TPI, whether the council will go after the Lani Kai’s liquor license, algae in the water, banning Roundup and much more. Paula Mccarthy is the secretary for the Fort Myers Beach…
Episode #70 - KC Schulberg and our 1-year Anniversary
Aug 3, 2019 • 68 min
One full year of Beach Talk Radio is now in the books! On the anniversary show, KC Schulberg from the Calusa Waterkeeper discuss the new documentary the organization produced about the impact of harmful algal blooms. Todd fills us in on the Beerfoot Beach…
Episode #69 - Max Weinberg and The Garrison Family
Jul 27, 2019 • 68 min
Former Cape Coral police officer Max Weinberg came on the show to talk about his new business Empire Entertainment and Photo Booths. And, Virgil Garrison’s wife, son and daughter were also guests. Virgil needs a brain operation. It can only be done at…
Episode #68 - FWC Law Enforcer Brian Norris
Jul 26, 2019 • 27 min
Too many manatees are killed in Florida every year. Brian Norris fills us in on what can be done to reduce those deaths.
Episode #67 - Kim Returns, Bob Wasno and The BC Video
Jul 20, 2019 • 67 min
Kim is finally back from her 3-week vacation. Her first vacation story involves a HUGE bug that invaded her tent in The Grand Canyon. Bob Wasno explains how broken hockey sticks are being used to clean up coastal waterways. And, the owner of the Lani Kai…
Episode #66 - Paula Kiker and Janeen Paulauskis
Jul 13, 2019 • 65 min
Paul Kiker is running for Lee County Commission, hoping to fill the seat of her late husband Larry. Janeen Paulauskis is launching a new business called Barefoot Event Group. And, Dan and Megan completely take over the show while filling in for Kim.
Episode #65 - Estero Boulevard Project Update
Jul 10, 2019 • 29 min
Darin Brown (project manager), Molly Scott (marketing and public relations manager) from Chris-Tel Construction and Kaye Molnar (public information officer) from Cella-Molnar join Ed for an update on the Estero Boulevard construction project.
Episode #64 - Patti Proffitt, Leon Moyer, T-Shirt Giveaways
Jul 6, 2019 • 57 min
Nicci Frazier sits in for Kim who’s vacationing in The Grand Canyon without Ed. Patti Proffit from The Biker Map and her daughter Ashley are their first guest. Leon Moyer makes a special appearance after having a heart attack. And t-shirt trivia with…
Episode #63 - Tom Torgerson and John Gucciardo from TPI (Margaritaville)
Jun 29, 2019 • 66 min
The planned Margaritaville Resort on Fort Myers Beach is being delayed in the court system due to another local hotel owner filing a string of lawsuits against devloper TPI. The developer came on Beach Talk Radio Episode #63 to rip that hotel owner and…
Episode #62 - Reid Freeman and Angela Chang
Jun 22, 2019 • 61 min
Reid Freeman from the Smokin Oyster Brewery and Angela Chang, Mark Chang from Nightbird (The Stevie Nicks Tribute Band). They did two killer songs on the show.
Episode #61 - Mike Yost and Andrea Carriere
Jun 15, 2019 • 72 min
Here are all the topics we covered on episode #61 with our guests Mike Yost, (host of the Pirate Pub Crawl) and Andrea Carrierre (owner of the Silver Sands Hotel) Ed’s Earwax, The Muck on the beach, Men getting Pedicures, The Pirate Pub Crawl, Ed & Kim…
Episode #60 - Alyssa Lemay and the Boat Races
Jun 8, 2019 • 62 min
Local drag queen superstar Alyssa Lemay joins Ed & Kim to discuss Drag Queen Bingo, which raises a lot of money for beach charities. She also tells us how long it takes to put her makeup, her other performances around Fort Myers and her new podcast. We…
Episode #59 - Leslie Taylor, Keran Crashes, Gene’s Going Home
Jun 1, 2019 • 64 min
Leslie Taylor is from Stream2sea, a company that produces all natural sunscreen and other products that do no harm to the environment. Our great sponsor Nicci Frazier from FMB Designs and Remodeling helps us with Fort Myers Beach Trivia and Ed has an…
Ep #58 - Shannon Mapes and Bob From Ohio
May 25, 2019 • 69 min
Shannon is the Vice Chair of the Fort Myers Beach Marine Resource Task Force. We spoke to Shannon about the damage Roundup is doing to the water and the what residents can do to avoid using the toxic chemical to kill weeds. Shannon also told us about…
Ep #57 - Megan Heil and Glenn Hebert and Jaime Legagneur From The Florida Podcast Network
May 18, 2019 • 67 min
Megan Heil joined Ed and Kim to start episode #57. Megan is not only the chair of the Fort Myers Beach Local Planning Agency, she is also co-owner of a company called Reef Box which delivers unique gear to scuba enthusiasts every month. In the second half…
Ep #56 PopeyePalooza organizer Mike Deardon and Plaka owner Steve Maillakakis
May 11, 2019 • 60 min
Mike Deardon, also known as Popeye, is the organizer of Popeyepalooza, an event that raises thousands of dollars for youth sports on the beach. Mike talks about how and why he started the event, how long its been going on and all the great items that were…
May 5, 2019 • 59 min
We had a special Beach Talk Radio episode on Sunday, May 5th at The Taste of Fort Myers Beach event held on Old Estero Boulevard. With Kim out of town, local residents Ellen Vaughan and Gayle Crabtree-Pergoli were Ed’s special guest hosts. The team…
Ep #54 Paula Kiker, Eve Haverfield and Heidi Jungwirth
May 4, 2019 • 60 min
On April 23 former Fort Myers Beach Mayor and current Lee County Commissioner Larry Kiker passed away after a short battle with cancer. We interviewed Larry’s wife Paula Kiker about his legacy, how she’s dealing with her grief and the possibility she…
Larry Kiker Interview
May 2, 2019 • 14 min
Larry Kiker is the former mayor of Fort Myers beach and Lee County Commissioner. He passed away in April 2019 after a battle with cancer.
Kim’s Interview With Nicci Frazier From FMB Designs and Remodeling
Apr 29, 2019 • 13 min
Kim interviews Nicci Frazier from FMB Designs and Remodeling. The business will be one of our sponsors over the next ten weeks.
Episode #53 FMB Mayor Anita Cereceda
Apr 27, 2019 • 70 min
The First Lady of Fort Myers, Mayor Anita Cereceda joined us with her lovely dog Stella, for 45 minutes this week. Anita was the first Mayor back in 1996 and the only person to serve as Mayor three times, since the town was incorporated. The Mayor…
Ep. # 52 - Megan Zelenak, Dan Allers and Jan Flemming
Apr 20, 2019 • 64 min
Megan Zelenak joined Ed & Kim to talk about the upcoming (May 5) Taste of The Beach. Of course, Ed had to ask nosy questions about her upcoming wedding. And, invite her future husband Dan Allers on the show. Jan Flemming joined the show to talk about the…
Ep. # 51 - Rachel Rainbolt and Tina Terrell
Apr 13, 2019 • 63 min
Our first guest was Rachel Rainbolt from C.R.O.W., brought a rat snake on the show. And, she filled us in on all the great work C.R.O.W. is doing. Our second guest was Tina Terrel. Tina and her family opened a new business on the beach and it’s all about…
Jackie’s Sandwich Disappears_0
Apr 7, 2019 • 0 min
The birds attack. They stole Jackie’s food in the middle of our interview.
Ep. #50 - Fishing Tournament for Autism, The Boat Races are Back, Manboobs!
Apr 6, 2019 • 61 min
The boat races are back. Autism fishing tournament
Ep. #49 Chauncy Goss and Beverley Milligan
Mar 30, 2019 • 57 min
Chauncey Goss, South Florida Water Management District Chairman, discusses water issues the entire state of Florida is dealing with. Could we possibly have another year of red tide and dead fish? Say it isn’t so Chauncey. Our second guest was Beverly…
Ep. #48 - George Gilbert, Tony Sands and a surprise visit from Rexann
Mar 23, 2019 • 58 min
Ep. #47 - Kevin Ruane, Tim Ritchie and Diane Clifton
Mar 16, 2019 • 63 min
Ep. #46 - David Wolff - President of Ocean Habitats Inc
Mar 14, 2019 • 16 min
Ocean Habitats installed a total of 50 mini reefs on Fort Myers Beach (the week of March 11 2019). David Wolff is the President/Executive Director of Ocean Habitats, Inc., a non-profit organization with a goal of bringing coastal waters back to life.…
Ep. #45 - Shrimp Festival. Ray Murphy, Chad Lincoln and Keran Farrell
Mar 9, 2019 • 47 min
We broadcast live from The Sea Gypsy for the 61st annual Shrimpfest Parade. Ray Murphy discusses his election day win. Chad Lincoln tells us why he comes from Michigan to Fort Myers Beach for five days. BEER! And, Keran tries to figure out what podcast he…
Ep. #44 - Lee County Cooperative CEO Tracey Galloway
Mar 7, 2019 • 22 min
Tracey Galloway is the CEO of The Lee County Community Cooperative which, along with Chapel By The Sea, administers God’s Table on Fort Myers Beach.
Ep. #43 - Fran Peters and Charlie Whitehead
Mar 2, 2019 • 63 min
Ep. #42 - John Goggins and Bruce Butcher
Feb 23, 2019 • 72 min
Ep. #41 - Mary Louise, Liam Farrell, Shannon Orlandini and Rick Sebastian
Feb 16, 2019 • 62 min
Ep. #40 - Topic: The Homeless Situation on the beach
Feb 9, 2019 • 68 min
Ep. # 39 - Pastor Steve Adkinson, Denise Armstrong.
Feb 8, 2019 • 29 min
Ep. #38 - Dan Andre, Bill Mitsch
Feb 2, 2019 • 66 min
Ep. #37 - Pastor Shawn Critser. Topic: The Homeless
Jan 31, 2019 • 24 min
Beach Talk Radio host Ed Ryan interviews Beach Baptist Church Pastor Shawn Critser about the homeless situation on the beach, the murder of Library Director Dr. Leroy Hommerding and what the community needs to do to address safety concerns of beach…
Ep. #36 - Remembering Leroy Hommerding
Jan 26, 2019 • 56 min
Kim’s interview with Rexann
Jan 20, 2019 • 24 min
Ep. #35 Rexann Hosafras and Carla Pine
Jan 19, 2019 • 60 min
Ed’s interview with TPI’s Tom Torgeson
Jan 13, 2019 • 12 min
In episode #29 TPI’s Tom Torgeson drops in as a surprise guest on Beach Talk Radio and gets knee deep into the local beach politics. He clearly states who he is not in support of and why. Our interview is 13 minutes long.
Ep. #34 Tom Torgeson, Jay Light, Debbie Voorhee
Jan 12, 2019 • 65 min
Ep. #33 Cecil Pendergrass
Jan 11, 2019 • 30 min
Bonus episode #2 is with Lee County Commissioner Cecil Pendergrass. Topics covered are: water quality issues, Estero Blvd. road construction and the new 60-foot bridge.
Ep #32 - Denise Monahan & Heather Lodovico
Jan 5, 2019 • 52 min
Ep. #31 Kylie Morgan and Jay Allen
Jan 4, 2019 • 51 min
Ep. #30 Estero Blvd Road Construction
Jan 4, 2019 • 25 min
Our guests were Project Manager Darin Brown and Marketing and Public Relations Manager Molly Scott from Chris-Tel Construction.
Ep. #29 Sunday Night Home Studio Show
Jan 1, 2019 • 19 min
Ep. #28 Dominic Earhart and Bill Schmidt/Ed Herbert.
Dec 29, 2018 • 63 min
Ep. #27 Live From Hoosiers in Paradise
Dec 23, 2018 • 54 min
Ep. #26 Billy Veach, Leon Moyer
Dec 22, 2018 • 63 min
Ep. #25 Ray Murphy, Linda Beasley
Dec 15, 2018 • 62 min
Fort Myers Beach candidate Ray Murphy joins Ed in the first half hour. Linda Beasley talks up the Fort Myers Beach Kids Foundation for 15 minutes. Ed and Kim go at it for the final 15 minutes.
Ep. #24 Randy Hutto, Rick Lougherey, Leon Moyer
Dec 8, 2018 • 62 min
Ep. #23 Kim talks about the bike fall that kept her off the show
Dec 1, 2018 • 7 min
Ep. #22 - Jacki Liszak, Dan Allers, John and Debbie Lallo
Dec 1, 2018 • 61 min
Ep. #21 - Kati Moses, Mari Torgeson, Leon Moyer
Nov 24, 2018 • 59 min
Ep. #20 Live From The Sand Sculpting Championships
Nov 23, 2018 • 60 min
Ep. #19 - Live From The Shark Bar
Nov 17, 2018 • 56 min
Live from the Grand Opening of the Shark Bar on Fort Myers Beach
Ep. #18 Tom Torgeson, Rexann Hosanfros
Nov 17, 2018 • 61 min
Tom Torgeson, Rexanne
Ep. #17 Miffie Greer, Leon Moyer
Nov 10, 2018 • 73 min
Ep. #16 Bill Knight, Sanibel Mayor Kevin Ruane.
Nov 3, 2018 • 62 min
Bill Knight from The Sand Sculpting Championships and Sanibel Mayor Kevin Ruane.
The Gore Boback Tapes
Oct 29, 2018 • 40 min
Ep. #15 Larry Kiker, Leon Moyer, Jo Yost, Christy Miller Hennessey
Oct 27, 2018 • 77 min
Ep. #14 - Steven McDonald From Restore The Arches
Oct 25, 2018 • 36 min
Steven McDonald from Restore Fort Myers Beach Areches is our guest (audio only)
Ep. #13 Roger Hernstadt, Dan Hughes
Oct 20, 2018 • 60 min
Town Manager Roger Hernstadt and former Mayor Dan Hughes
Ep. #12 Scott Novello, Mike Yost, Renee Heil, Keran Farrell
Oct 19, 2018 • 72 min
Our special Friday night Happy Hour special. Everyone must have at least one beer.
Ep # 11 Dan Allers, Mike Yost, Sally Kreuscher
Oct 13, 2018 • 60 min
Ray Murphy Announces Candidacy
Oct 4, 2018 • 5 min
Ep #10 Beverley Milligan, Ray Murphy
Sep 29, 2018 • 65 min
Beverley Milligan discusses the Sunshine Law accusations against Mayor Gore and former Mayor Dennis Boback and former Mayor Ray Murphy chimes in on the topic as well. He also hints he may run for office again.
Ep #9 Fire Chief Matt Love, Dr. Mike Parsons
Sep 22, 2018 • 64 min
Ep #8 Kevin Ruane, Eric Tibbs
Sep 15, 2018 • 55 min
Ep #7 Larry Kiker, Shannon Orlandini, Beverley Milligan
Sep 8, 2018 • 56 min
We have a big show today. Lee County Commissioner Larry Kiker, Women’s Club President Beverley Milligan and PTO President Shannon Orlandini
Ep #6 Anita Cerecida and Jimmy Java
Sep 1, 2018 • 47 min
Saturday, September 1 we kicked off labor Day weekend with a Fort Myers Beach history lesson from Fort Myers Beach Councilwoman Anita Cereceda. And Jimmy Java who opened a new coffee shop on Fort Myers beach.
Ep #5 Joe Orlandini, Joanne Semmer and John Lallo
Aug 25, 2018 • 59 min
Local developer Joe Orlandini, Joanne Semmer Ostego Bay Foundation Marine Science Center and Pete’s Time Out owner John Lallo join the show. Topics discussed included the quality of the water, Margaritaville resort and what’s going on at the Marine…
Ep #4 with Margaritaville Consultant John Guciardo
Aug 18, 2018 • 34 min
Margaritaville Resort Consultant John Guciardo. John discusses the time-frame for construction of the new resort and the recent lawsuit filed against the Town of Fort Myers regarding the resort. The wife then discusses upcoming beach events and then she…
Ep #3 with Jacki Liszak and Brittany Merring
Aug 13, 2018 • 47 min
Special guests: Jacki Liszak from the Fort Myers Beach Chamber of Commerce and Brittany Merring from Hands Along The Water to discuss the red tide/algae situation. Dianne is back along with Mean Gene and The Wife
Ep #2 Secret Mother-In-Law Interview
Aug 12, 2018 • 13 min
We’re trying to decide. Should we even do a podcast? So…we asked the mother in law. Here’s what she thinks
Ep #1 with Mean Gene and Crazy Diane
Aug 5, 2018 • 26 min
It’s a show with a wacky cast of characters from Fort Myers Beach Florida. They are all great characters and great storytellers.