Local Matters

Through the power of radio, we are the podcast about all-things LOCAL in Central Kentucky! It’s everything you need to know about matters that affect the Bluegrass! Discussions include topics ranging from Real Estate, Local Tourism, and THE Events and Issues that matter to YOU! Our format allows us to be in-depth, entertaining and informative. Brought to you by Citizens’ Commerce.

Local Matters

Ep. 19: Truly Nolen – Critter Control

In this episode of Local Matters, Hosts Alan Stein and Skip Eliot convene with Dr. Chris Christensen and Matt Christensen from Truly Nolen – Critter Control of Lexington about Summer Bugs and how you can control them

Ep 18: Lick the Plate Lexington!

This week, co-hosts Alan Stein & Skip Eliot find out what LickThePlateLexington.com is. It’s a food blog that goes to area restaurants and tastes their menu. If they like it, they LICK THE PLATE! Enjoy!

Ep 17: Dr. Erin Gillium from Ky. State for Black History Month

This week on Local Matters Co-Hosts Alan Stein and Skip Eliot are joined by 107.9 The Beat’s Jay Alexander and Kentucky State’s Assistant Professor of African American History, Dr. Erin Gillium as we talk about Black History

Ep. 16: Lexington Mayor Linda Gorton

This week on Local Matters, Alan Stein and Skip Eliot speak with Lexington Mayor Linda Gorton about what’s coming up in her adminstration.  

Ep. 15: Fayette County Public Schools

This week on Local Matters, Stephanie Spires of Fayette County Public Schools talks with Co-Hosts Alan Stein and Skip Eliot about what is in the Plans for Fayette County Schools in 2019

Local Matters: Ep 14: Downtown Lexington Partnership

This week, Co-Hosts Alan Stein and Skip Eliot discuss promotions in Downtown Lexington this Christmas with DLP President Terry Sweeney and Laura Farnsworth!

Local Matters: Ep 13: Lex. Mayoral Candidate Ronnie Bastin

This Week on Local Matters we speak to Lexington Mayoral Candidate Ronnie Bastin.

Episode 12: John Bobel from Lexington Emergency Management

This week on Local Matters, what to do in case of an emergency is discussed with Co-Hosts Alan Stein & Skip Eliot as John Bobel from Lexington’s Emergency Management Team joins us.  

Local Matters: Ep 11: Fayette County Public Schools

This Week on Local Matters: Jessica Berry YMCA VP of Youth Development, Carla Jackson, Edith J. Hayes Youth Services Coordinator, Beth Meyers, Mary Todd Elementary Family Resource Centers, Sabina Massey, Bryan Station High School Family Resourse Director

Local Matters: Ep. 10: Mary Quinn Ramer @ VisitLEX

This week on Local Matters, VisitLEX’s Mary Quinn Ramer talks with Co-Hosts Alan Stein & Skip Eliot about what’s coming up this Summer with VisitLEX in Lexington.

Local Matters: Ep. 9: Golf in Lexington w/ Matthew Laurance & Curtis Mitchell

On this week’s Episode of Local Matters, Co-Hosts Alan Stein & Skip Eliot talk to ESPN SportsRadio 1300’s Matthew Laurance and Lexington Parks & Recreation’s Curtis Mitchell talk about Lexington’s Golf Courses.

Local Matters: Ep 8: Rupp Arena, Lexington Center and the Opera House

This week on Local Matters, Co-Hosts Alan Stein and Skip Eliot talk with Sheila Kenny, Director of Marketing and Communications for Lexington Center, LuAnne Franklin, Director of Performing Arts for Lexington Center and David Farrar, Booker for

Local Matters: EP. 7 Stephen Hillenmeyer

This week on Local Matters its Home & Garden with Stephen Hillenmeyer from Hillenmeyer Nurseries talking to hosts Alan Stein & Skip Eliot on how to help make your yard the masterpiece of the neighborhood.

Local Matters: Ep. 6: Barney Miller About Smart Homes

This week on Local Matters, Barney Miller, President of Barney Miller on E. Main St. talks with co-hosts Alan Stein and Skip Eliot about Smart Homes.

Local Matters: Ep. 5: Ryan Hilliard of Berkshire Hathaway deMovellan

This week on Local Matters, Ryan Hilliard of Berkshire Hathaway deMovellan discusses interesting insights into buying and selling a house in the Lexington Area with Co-Hosts Alan Stein and Skip Eliot.

Local Matters: Ep. 4 Commerce Lexington’s Gina Greathouse

This week on Local Matters, Commerce Lexington’s Gina Greathouse talks to Alan Stein and Skip Eliot about the Lexington Real Estate Market and some of the things that make it great.

Local Matters: Ep 3: LBAR Pres. John Groft

This week on Local Matters, Hosts Alan Stein & Skip Eliot discuss the Lexington Real Estate Market and how it affects the area with LBAR President John Groft. You’ll also get insight on how Realtors ‘sell’ Lexington

Local Matters: Ep. 2: 6th District Congressman Andy Barr

This week on Local Matters, Kentucky’s 6th District Congressman Andy Barr discusses the Real Estate Market and it’s affects on the Bluegrass.