Tag: SUNDAY CONVERSATION

SUNDAY CONVERSATION: Keuka College President Amy Storey (podcast)

SUNDAY CONVERSATION: Keuka College President Amy Storey talks pandemic, higher education (podcast)

For area colleges the last 12 months have been incredibly complicated. There were shutdowns, reopenings, contact tracing, testing, and now vaccination- all on top of running an academic institution. This week we caught up Keuka College President Amy Storey to talk about ... MORE
SUNDAY CONVERSATION: Maureen Ballatori on ag-food connection in Finger Lakes (podcast)

SUNDAY CONVERSATION: Maureen Ballatori on ag-food connection in Finger Lakes (podcast)

Maureen Ballatori has been a driver of ‘good’ in the city of Geneva, and throughout the Finger Lakes region. Her marketing and design firm, 29 Design Studio recently took home a number of awards for their work in the ag-marketing landscape.  That ... MORE
SUNDAY CONVERSATION: Alexandra Ackerman talks Syracuse Speaks podcast, future of

SUNDAY CONVERSATION: Alexandra Ackerman talks time covering Crunch, future of AHL hockey in Syracuse (podcast)

This week we sit down with one of the newest members of our podcast network: Alexandra Ackerman is a life-long fan of the Syracuse Crunch.  Beyond spending a vast majority of her life as a fan of the team- she has also professionally ... MORE
SUNDAY CONVERSATION: Guy Cosentino goes in-depth on his show, serving Auburn community (podcast)

SUNDAY CONVERSATION: Guy Cosentino goes in-depth on his show, serving Auburn community (podcast)

Guy Cosentino has served as host of two crucial public affairs programs that air in the Cayuga County-area. They’re produced in conjunction with Cayuga Community College. He’s been hosting for around 20 years, and before that, served as mayor of the City ... MORE
SUNDAY CONVERSATION: SU alum Eric Devendorf talks CNY Cares initiative to help small businesses (podcast)

SUNDAY CONVERSATION: SU alum Eric Devendorf talks CNY Cares initiative to help small businesses (podcast)

Since graduating from Syracuse University Eric Devendorf has made the community in Central New York a priority. He’s worked hard to give back each day, and when the pandemic began- he saw how desperately needed it was. Over the last several months ... MORE
SUNDAY CONVERSATION: Heather McDaniel talks about economic development in Ithaca, Finger Lakes (podcast)

SUNDAY CONVERSATION: Heather McDaniel talks about economic development in Ithaca, Finger Lakes (podcast)

This week on the show a conversation with Heather McDaniel. She leads Ithaca Area Economic Development, which was previously known in the community as TCAD. She says that a big focus after the pandemic will be bolstering waterfront development, and continuing to ... MORE
SUNDAY CONVERSATION: Longtime attorney Jeff Feigelson talks eviction moratorium, tenant rights (podcast)

SUNDAY CONVERSATION: Longtime attorney Jeff Feigelson talks eviction moratorium, tenant rights (podcast)

Jeff Feigelson has been an attorney for over 30 years. He’s represented tenants and landlords. Since the start of the pandemic he has been representing tenants in their cases involving eviction. Why? He says that most tenants were without representation in court ... MORE
LISTEN: Sunday Conversation with Gabe Pietrorazio after Inauguration Day in Washington D.C. (podcast)

LISTEN: Sunday Conversation with Gabe Pietrorazio after Inauguration Day in D.C. (podcast)

This week we’re featuring a long-overdue conversation with FL1 National News Editor Gabe Pietrorazio. He’s working through his grad studies in the D.C. area, and beyond continuing coverage for our newsroom from the Nation’s Capitol — he also experienced Inauguration Day directly ... MORE
SUNDAY CONVERSATION: Patch Labs President Abe Brewster on game-changing platform for journalists (podcast)

SUNDAY CONVERSATION: Patch Labs President Abe Brewster on game-changing platform for journalists (podcast)

Abe Brewster has been leading the Patch Labs effort for a number of years, and unlike a lot of other big players in the media industry across the U.S. the Patch Labs platform is empowering local journalists - instead of capitalizing on ... MORE
CONVERSATIONS WORTH HEARING: A look back at the most-important in 2019

CONVERSATIONS WORTH HEARING: A look back at the most-important in 2019

More than 100 episodes of the Sunday Conversation and Inside the FLX podcast were recorded in 2019, accounting for more than 4,500 minutes of locally-inspired conversations. Elected leaders, community advocates, educators, environmental experts, and so many others joined us for important conversations ... MORE
INSIDE THE FLX: Giving the community hope through education (podcast)

INSIDE THE FLX: Giving the community hope through education (podcast)

This week on Episode #199 of Inside the FLX: A discussion with Doreen Teed, of the Family Hope Center located in Geneva, New York. The Center gives hope to families by providing pregnancy and parenting education, support services for relationships, and baby ... MORE
INSIDE THE FLX: Mike Cutillo talks new book about life, experiences (podcast)

INSIDE THE FLX: Mike Cutillo talks new book about life, experiences (podcast)

Writing a book is no easy task. It takes time, organization, and the right mindset. When people think of authors – they likely imagine the kind that works for months, possibly years, on that single-project. It’s a job for them. But what ... MORE
INSIDE THE FLX: Kristin Bauer-Gross on modeling, being an entrepreneur, and more (podcast)

SUNDAY CONVERSATION: Kristin Bauer-Gross on modeling, being an entrepreneur, and more (podcast)

What’s life like for a model in Upstate New York? The short answer: Not much like what people see on television, or in the fashion industry. The complex answer, as Kristin Bauer-Gross explained in this week’s Sunday Conversation, though, is that it ... MORE
SUNDAY CONVERSATION: Discussing HAB season with Frank DiOrio of Seneca Lake Pure Waters Association (podcast)

SUNDAY CONVERSATION: Discussing HAB season with Frank DiOrio of Seneca Lake Pure Waters Association (podcast)

What’s up with all the algae? While experts and scientists battle with the ‘what’ is causing dozens of blooms each summer in lakes around the region – spotters with one volunteer organization are putting in the work to alert residents about harmful ... MORE
EPISODE #29: A Sunday Conversation with Alli Woodard & Leslie Danks Burke (podcast)

EPISODE #29: A Sunday Conversation with Alli Woodard & Leslie Danks Burke (podcast)

This week’s Sunday Conversation is an in-depth chat with Leslie Danks Burke and Alexandria ‘Alli’ Woodard, both of The Trailblazers PAC. Woodard is the recently-named Executive Director, who oversees the organization’s growing national operation; and Burke continues to serve as Founder and ... MORE