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Yinz Are Good

Yinz Are Good

By Tressa Glover
Host Tressa Glover asks folks from her hometown of Pittsburgh, PA to share their stories about times when someone changed their lives for the better.


YINZ* ARE GOOD celebrates the good stuff that’s happening out there and the good people who remind us that kindness, compassion and sincerity exist, even in these precarious times.

If you have a story to share, please give us a call or send us an email: 1-833-399-GOOD yinzaregood@gmail.com

*Yinz = Pittsburgh‘s version of Y’all.

Artwork by Mike Rubino
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Ep. 25 SCENT WITH LOVE, Notes of Gratitude and NTN: Spring Hill or Swissvale?

Yinz Are Good

Ep. 25 SCENT WITH LOVE, Notes of Gratitude and NTN: Spring Hill or Swissvale?

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Mini Bonus Episode! Info About Our Appearance at The Swissvale Edible Garden Tour on Aug 7th
THIS SATURDAY, AUGUST 7th! Stop on by and share a story with us! 11am - 3pm Look for our tent In front of the Carnegie Free Library of Pittsburgh www.swissvale.org www.yinzaregood.com 1-833-399-GOOD yinzaregood@gmail.com
04:10
August 5, 2021
Ep. 26 OUR 1-YEAR ANNIVERSARY! A Chat With Karen Cordaro - Founder of Act One Theatre School, Gratitude for Volunteers, and Catching Up with Past Guests. NTN: Canonsburg or Richland Twp?
It’s our 1-Year Anniversary! In celebration, we check in with organizations we’ve featured this year. Tressa also chats with someone who has had a huge part in making her life, and the lives of others, better: Karen Cordaro, Founder of Act One Theatre School. And find out if Don can keep his recent perfect record going on Name That Neighborhood. www.whenshethrives.org www.westviewhub.org www.sockswithamission.org https://www.actonetheatreschool.com/ Have a story to share with us? 1-833-399-GOOD yinzaregood@gmail.com www.yinzaregood.com
54:12
July 30, 2021
Ep. 25 SCENT WITH LOVE, Notes of Gratitude and NTN: Spring Hill or Swissvale?
This episode’s Yinzer Spotlight features Scent With Love, an organization that collects flowers from weddings and events and donates them to Pittsburgh places in need. And…Don is back for another round of Name That Neighborhood. Scent With Love swlflowers.com swlflowers@gmail.com IG: @swlflowers FB: @ScentWithLove Have a story to share with us? 1-833-399-GOOD yinzaregood@gmail.com www.YinzAreGood.com
41:49
July 16, 2021
Ep. 24 MULTIPLYING GOOD, ZAMBELLI FIREWORKS, Your Family Stories & NTN: West Mifflin or Warrendale?
In our Yinzer Spotlight, we feature the Pittsburgh chapter of Multiplying Good, a phenomenal organization that unleashes potential in youth through service and partners with organizations and corporations to recognize excellence in service. Also, with July 4th just around the corner, Tressa chats all things Zambelli Fireworks with Chairman of the Board, Dr. George Zambelli, Jr. Also, your oft-told family stories and another round of Name That Neighborhood. MULTIPLYING GOOD pittsburgh.multiplyinggood.org https://bit.ly/walk4good Jodi Klebick, Executive Director Instagram: @pittsburgh4good THE FIRST FAMILY OF FIREWORKS Zambellifireworks.com https://www.clickondetroit.com/news/michigan/2021/06/28/watch-live-2021-ford-fireworks-show/ Have a story to share with us? 1-833-399-GOOD yinzaregood@gmail.com www.yinzaregood.com
01:05:16
July 3, 2021
Ep. 23 THE PITTSBURGH VILLAGE PROJECT, A Story from the Market & NTN: Squirrel Hill or The West End?
Featuring a fabulous conversation with Tiffany S. Ward, Founder of The Pittsburgh Village Project, about the incredible work she and her colleagues are doing regarding education equity. Also, a listener shares a story from her childhood and Don returns to Name That Neighborhood. The Pittsburgh Village Project www.pghvillageproject.org Instagram: pgh_village ijs.pgh strongambitiouswomen Have a story to share with us? 1-833-399-GOOD yinzaregood@gmail.com www.yinzaregood.com
58:41
June 18, 2021
Ep. 22 TREASURE HOUSE FASHIONS, Fill-In-The-Blank & NTN: Beechview or Penn Hills?
Featuring the inspiring and life-changing work being done by Sally Power and her non-profit resale clothing shop, Treasure House Fashions. Also, listeners fill in the blanks and a new guest tries her hand at Name That Neighborhood: Beechview or Penn Hills? Treasure House Fashions www.thfashions.org 7607 McKnight Rd. Pgh PA 15237 Have a story to share with us? 1-833-399-GOOD yinzaregood@gmail.com www.yinzaregood.com
50:54
June 4, 2021
Ep. 21 SOCKS WITH A MISSION, The People Making Yinz’ Lives Better, and A Meetup
Featuring Audrey and Amy Wetterau from Socks With A Mission, Listeners’ stories, and Name That Neighborhood: Monroeville or Zelienople? www.sockswithamission.org Have a story to share with us? 1-833-399-GOOD yinzaregood@gmail.com www.yinzaregood.com
47:43
May 21, 2021
Ep. 20 FLM Haiti, Fill-In-The-Blanks, and Mother’s Day Gratitude
A wonderful conversation with Russell Bynum, Deputy Executive Director of FLM Haiti, Fill-In-The-Blanks, and Name That Neighborhood: Highland Park or Midland? Also, Mother’s Day gratitude. www.flmhaiti.org Hope on the Move 5K for Haiti May 15, 2021 www.flmhaiti.org/walk Have a story to share with us? 1-833-399-GOOD yinzaregood@gmail.com www.yinzaregood.com
44:31
May 7, 2021
Ep. 19 THRIVE, Waves of Gratitude, and NTN: Aspinwall or McCandless?
An inspiring chat with Pauline Spring, Director of THRIVE and a visit to Aspinwall Riverfront Park’s “Waves of Gratitude” Also, the 18th installment of Name That Neighborhood: Aspinwall or McCandless? THRIVE www.thrivepittsburgh.org Have a story to share with us? 1-833-399-GOOD yinzaregood@gmail.com www.YinzAreGood.com
48:52
April 23, 2021
Ep. 18 WHEN SHE THRIVES, What Makes Our Listeners Laugh and NTN: Donora or Coraopolis?
A wonderful conversation with Tiffany Huff-Strothers, Founder and CEO of When She Thrives and Listeners Fill in the Blank: Whenever I need a good laugh, I think about the time when _______. When She Thrives www.whenshethrives.org -Ladies Big Hat Tea - May 1st, 2021 www.whenshethrives.org/events -For text updates, Text FOMO to 833-530-1162 Have a story to share with us? 1-833-399-GOOD yinzaregood@gmail.com www.YinzAreGood.com
47:57
April 9, 2021
Ep. 17 NORTH HILLS COMMUNITY OUTREACH and Giving Thanks
An interview with Tom Baker and Erica Cochran from North Hills Community Outreach, the return of Name That Neighborhood and Listeners Fill in the Blanks: I’ve never had a chance to thank ___ for ___ and I’d like to do so now. North Hills Community Outreach www.NHCO.org Interested in Volunteering? Contact Tom Baker or Erica Cochran tjbaker@nhco.org emcochran@nhco.org Have a story to share with us? 1-833-399-GOOD yinzaregood@gmail.com www.yinzaregood.com
44:09
March 26, 2021
Ep. 16 THE FAMILY HOUSE, VolunTOTS, and a tribute to Tressa’s mom
Chats with Jennifer March from The Family House and Cami Teacoach from VolunTOTS, and a tribute to Tressa’s mom, who passed away on March 7, 2021. www.familyhouse.org Instagram: familyhousepgh Voluntotspgh@gmail.com Instagram: voluntotspgh Have a story to share with us? 1-833-399-GOOD yinzaregood@gmail.com www.yinzaregood.com
50:15
March 13, 2021
BONUS EPISODE! FACEBOOK LIVE EVENT ON MARCH 4th @ 2:00pm
https://www.facebook.com/102166861694095/videos/887724675134073/ Our very first Facebook Live event is happening on Thursday, March 4th at 2:00pm! Our plan was to go live from the Sprezzatura Italian Cafe & Catering kitchen as they prepare delicious meals in celebration of “Grandma Month”. Unfortunately, early on the 4th, construction caused Sprezzatura’s water to be shut off so we had to reschedule. But! We still went live and had a great time (see link above) Also, learn about the upcoming virtual fundraiser for North Hills Community Outreach. www. NHCO.org
04:18
March 2, 2021
Ep. 15 THE WEST VIEW HUB, Your Notes of Gratitude & Your Pet/Furbaby Stories
Featuring the West View Hub, continued words of thanks for our incredible health care workers, stories about your best “furry” friends, and a new guest tries her hand at Name That Neighborhood. www.westviewhub.org Want to be a volunteer tutor? Email Scott Pavlot directly at westviewhub@gmail.com Our newest fill-in-the-blank: I’ve never had a chance to thank ____ for ______, and I’d like to do so now. Thank you! We’d love to hear your story about a time when someone changed your life for the better! *Voicemail: 1-833-399-GOOD *Email: YinzAreGood@gmail.com *Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/Yinz-Are-Good-102166861694095/ *Instagram: www.Instagram.com/YinzAreGood www.yinzaregood.com
30:41
February 25, 2021
Ep. 14 Gratitude for Our Health Care Workers
This episode features your words of thanks for our incredible health care workers. And, as always, our Name That Neighborhood segment. www.nurse.org https://www.babborthodontics.com/ We’d love to hear your story about a time when someone changed your life for the better! *Voicemail: 1-833-399-GOOD *Email: YinzAreGood@gmail.com *Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/Yinz-Are-Good-102166861694095/ *Instagram: www.Instagram.com/YinzAreGood www.yinzaregood.com
32:36
February 12, 2021
Ep. 13 THE GOOD PEOPLE NETWORK, Love Through Skateboarding & a New Name That Neighborhood Guest
This episode features The Good People Network, a story about Spreading Love Through Skateboarding, and a new guest on Name That Neighborhood. https://thegoodpeoplenetwork.org/ https://vm.tiktok.com/ZMJThyx7x/ Want to share a story about a time when someone changed your life for the better? 1-833-399-GOOD yinzaregood@gmail.com www.yinzaregood.com
41:58
January 28, 2021
Ep. 12 Your Favorite Memories and Pgh History: A Home for Many in East Liberty A Group for Good
This episode features The Lemington Home for the Aged, The Aurora Reading Group of Pittsburgh and more of your fill-in-the-blanks. Special thanks to Charles Succop and @pghthenandnow. Want to share a story about a time when someone changed your life for the better? 1-833-399-GOOD yinzaregood@gmail.com www.yinzaregood.com
33:24
January 15, 2021
Ep. 11 2020’s Bright Spots, Notes of Gratitude, & Pittsburgh Traditions
Our “Silver Linings” episode! Listeners fill in the blanks: Amidst the chaos and uncertainty of 2020, there were some bright spots in my life, like ____. I want to thank ___ for ___. Want to share a story about a time when someone changed your life for the better? 1-833-399-GOOD yinzaregood@gmail.com Host Tressa Glover asks folks from her hometown of Pittsburgh, PA to share their stories about times when someone changed their lives for the better. Yinz Are Good celebrates the good stuff that’s happening out there and the good people who remind us that kindness, compassion and sincerity exist, even in these precarious times.
24:11
December 30, 2020
Ep. 10 SPREZZATURA CAFE AND CATERING, Your Notes of Thanks & Holiday Memories
Listeners fill in the blanks: I want to thank ___ for ___. When I think of the holidays, a memory that always makes me smile is ___. Jennifer Saffron, Proprietress of Sprezzatura Café and Catering, shares a gratitude post and we chat about the incredible ways Sprezzatura is helping those in need in the community. www.sprezzaturapgh.com Want to share a story about a time when someone changed your life for the better? 1-833-399-GOOD yinzaregood@gmail.com​ Host Tressa Glover asks folks from her hometown of Pittsburgh, PA to share their stories about times when someone changed their lives for the better. Yinz Are Good celebrates the good stuff that’s happening out there and the good people who remind us that kindness, compassion and sincerity exist, even in these precarious times.
39:10
December 14, 2020
Ep. 9 Your Favorite Holiday Memories, A Glover Tradition and Name That Neighborhood Continues
Host Tressa Glover asks folks from her hometown of Pittsburgh, PA to share their stories about times when someone changed their lives for the better. Could have been a friend, a colleague, even a stranger...It can be a story that changed the course of their life or simply the course of their day. ​ Yinz* Are Good celebrates the good stuff that’s happening out there and the good people who remind us that kindness, compassion and sincerity exist, even in these precarious times. Episode 9 features listeners’ holiday memories that bring a smile to their faces. If you live in the Pittsburgh area and have a story to share, please give us a call or send us an email: 1-833-399-GOOD yinzaregood@gmail.com ​ Episodes also include our quiz segment, "Name That Neighborhood", as well as "Yinzer Spotlight", which features people or organizations doing good deeds in their community, and "How Can We Help Yinz?", which highlights opportunities to help our neighbors in need. ​
29:40
November 30, 2020
Ep. 8 THE NORTHSIDE HOLIDAY MARKET & “MARES & KAPS” (a new web series)
Host Tressa Glover asks folks from her hometown of Pittsburgh, PA to share their stories about times when someone changed their lives for the better. Could have been a friend, a colleague, even a stranger...It can be a story that changed the course of their life or simply the course of their day. Episode 8 features the Northside Holiday Market, which supports local artists, and the new Pittsburgh-based web series, MARES & KAPS. http://www.pittsburghnorthside.com/ https://www.maresnkaps.com/ ​ Yinz* Are Good celebrates the good stuff that’s happening out there and the good people who remind us that kindness, compassion and sincerity exist, even in these precarious times. If you have a story to share, please give us a call or send us an email: 1-833-399-GOOD yinzaregood@gmail.com ​ Episodes also include our quiz segment, "Name That Neighborhood", as well as "Yinzer Spotlight", which features people or organizations doing good deeds in their community, and "How Can We Help Yinz?", which highlights opportunities to help our neighbors in need. ​ *Yinz = Pittsburgh's version of Y'all
47:42
November 17, 2020
Ep. 7 THE HOMESTEAD STREETSIDE GALLERY and What We’re Grateful For
Host Tressa Glover asks folks from her hometown of Pittsburgh, PA to share their stories about times when someone changed their lives for the better. Could have been a friend, a colleague, even a stranger...It can be a story that changed the course of their life or simply the course of their day. ​ Yinz* Are Good celebrates the good stuff that’s happening out there and the good people who remind us that kindness, compassion and sincerity exist, even in these precarious times. This episode also features Rivers of Steel and their Homestead Streetside Gallery. www.riversofsteel.com If you live in the Pittsburgh area and have a story to share, please give us a call or send us an email: 1-833-399-GOOD yinzaregood@gmail.com ​ Episodes also include our quiz segment, "Name That Neighborhood", as well as "Yinzer Spotlight", which features people or organizations doing good deeds in their community, and "How Can We Help Yinz?", which highlights opportunities to help our neighbors in need. ​ *Yinz = Pittsburgh's version of Y'all ​ ​ ​
34:52
November 2, 2020
Ep. 6 Thank Yous to Teachers and PITTSBURGH RESTAURANT WORKERS AID
Stories of thanks and shout outs to teachers. Featuring Pittsburgh Restaurant Workers Aid. To request a Care Package Delivery: https://secure.everyaction.com/FN_q3VKbp0mxBxIxJWcKcg2 To learn about volunteer opportunities: https://secure.everyaction.com/ew8Y1sVLBkKzFbf_wHba7w2 Host Tressa Glover asks folks in Pittsburgh, PA to share their stories about times when someone changed their lives for the better. YINZ* ARE GOOD celebrates the good stuff that’s happening out there and the good people who remind us that kindness, compassion and sincerity exist, even in these precarious times. If you live in the Pittsburgh area and have a story to share, please give us a call or send us an email: 1-833-399-GOOD yinzaregood@gmail.com *Yinz = Pittsburgh‘s version of Y’all. Artwork by Mike Rubino
28:33
October 19, 2020
Ep. 5 THE PITT PANDEMIC SERVICE INITIATIVE, “OFF THE RECORD”, & A Quick Visit
Host Tressa Glover asks folks from her hometown of Pittsburgh, PA to share their stories of times when someone changed their lives for the better. YINZ* ARE GOOD celebrates the good stuff that’s happening out there and the good people who remind us that kindness, compassion and sincerity exist, even in these precarious times. This episode features the Pitt Pandemic Service Initiative and Off The Record 2.0 Off the Record 2.0 Show & Food Bank Donation info: This virtual event is free. Premieres 8 p.m. Oct. 8, 2020 on Facebook and YouTube and will remain available for online viewing and donating Facebook , Instagram & Twitter: @OffTheRecordPGH Please donate to Greater Pittsburgh Community Food Bank by texting RECORD to 50155. If you live in the Pittsburgh area and have a story to share, please give us a call or send us an email: 1-833-399-GOOD yinzaregood@gmail.com *Yinz = Pittsburgh‘s version of Y’all. Artwork by Mike Rubino
32:31
October 2, 2020
Ep. 4 Your Stories: A Job Well Done and A Mother’s Love
Host Tressa Glover asks folks from her hometown of Pittsburgh, PA to share their stories of times when someone changed their lives for the better. YINZ* ARE GOOD celebrates the good stuff that’s happening out there and the good people who remind us that kindness, compassion and sincerity exist, even in these uncertain times. If you live in the Pittsburgh area and have a story to share, please give us a call or send us an email: 1-833-399-GOOD yinzaregood@gmail.com *Yinz = Pittsburgh‘s version of Y’all. Artwork by Mike Rubino
28:06
September 18, 2020
Ep. 3 A Concert, A Walk in the Park and a followup with Cafe on the Corner
Host Tressa Glover asks folks from her hometown of Pittsburgh, PA to share their stories of times when someone changed their lives for the better. YINZ* ARE GOOD celebrates the good stuff that’s happening out there and the good people who remind us that kindness, compassion and sincerity exist, even in these uncertain times. If you live in the Pittsburgh area and have a story to share, please give us a call or send us an email: 1-833-399-GOOD yinzaregood@gmail.com *Yinz = Pittsburgh‘s version of Y’all. Artwork by Mike Rubino
25:08
September 5, 2020
Ep. 2 CAFE ON THE CORNER, COFFEE PASSPORT PGH, and A Gift, A Helping Hand & A New Neighborhood
Host Tressa Glover asks folks from her hometown of Pittsburgh, PA to share their stories of times when someone changed their lives for the better. This episode also features interviews with LaTeresa and Michael Blackwell of the Northside’s http://cafeonthecornerpgh.org/ and Julie Kahlbaugh of https://coffeepassportpgh.com/ YINZ* ARE GOOD celebrates the good stuff that’s happening out there and the good people who remind us that kindness, compassion and sincerity exist, even in these uncertain times. If you live in the Pittsburgh area and have a story to share, please give us a call or send us an email: 1-833-399-GOOD yinzaregood@gmail.com *Yinz = Pittsburgh‘s version of Y’all. Artwork by Mike Rubino Sent from my iPhone
41:27
August 15, 2020
Ep. 1 Your Stories of Thanks: A Film Career, A Family Dinner & An Unexpected Response
Host Tressa Glover asks folks from her hometown of Pittsburgh, PA to share their stories of times when someone changed their lives for the better. YINZ* ARE GOOD celebrates the good stuff that’s happening out there and the good people who remind us that kindness, compassion and sincerity exist, even in these uncertain times. If you live in the Pittsburgh area and have a story to share, please give us a call or send us an email: 1-833-399-GOOD yinzaregood@gmail.com *Yinz = Pittsburgh‘s version of Y’all. Artwork by Mike Rubino
21:03
July 28, 2020