Friday, September 2, 2011

9/2 Ty Pennington, Fiesta Hermosa Event, Meals From Maui, Movie Guy Steve Evans

What's Cookin' Today Hour ONE:

Extreme Makeover Host Ty Pennington Talks To Us About Tips That Will Make Our "Fall Clean Up" Easier

Cleaning up your outdoor space doesn't have to be a difficult and expensive task. Nationally recognized TV personality Ty Pennington is available for live interviews to provide do-it-yourself tips that all homeowners can perform to clean up their yard and prepare for the season ahead. He will discuss everything from how to maximize and organize the space in your garage, to maintaining your lawn and using the right tools. Ty can also discuss the backdrop of his interview – the Craftsman Experience, an innovative, hands-on do-it-yourself venue that is celebrating its one year anniversary in Chicago.

Ty Pennington is a New York Times Bestselling author and host of the Emmy-winning series “Extreme Makeover: Home Edition.” He also hosts the top-rated “Ty’s Great British Adventure” for UKTV’s Home Network and will host the upcoming Canadian design-competition reality series “Inside the Box.” Pennington develops furniture and home products for the “Ty Pennington Style” line at Sears and is an ambassador for the Sears American Dream Campaign. He also recently launched a home furniture collection “Howard Miller Furnishings by Ty Pennington.”

What's Cookin' Today Hour TWO:

Talking With Us About The Fiesta Hermosa Event In Hermosa Beach, CA Is Interim Executive Director Maureen Hunt

For the past 39 years, the Hermosa Beach Chamber of Commerce has produced Fiesta Hermosa, the ”largest arts & crafts fair in Southern California”. Over 270 artists and craftsman are featured, including painters, photographers, ceramicists, jewelers, and sculptors. The festival takes place every Memorial Day and Labor Day Weekend (Saturday, Sunday and Monday) in downtown Hermosa Beach, California. With the ocean as a backdrop, Hermosa Beach is an ideal place for a summer festival with temperatures of 80 degrees and balmy sea breezes.

Charlene Kauhane Is Talking With Us About Meals From The Hawaiian Island of Maui During There September Campaign Celebrating Maui's Agriculture

Come September, Grown on Maui products will be hard to miss. Farmers, ranchers, local food producers and friends of agriculture are teaming up to celebrate local food. Maui Agriculture will be at our tables each day, in our homes, at community gatherings, in schools, and with promotions and special offerings island-wide. “We do this campaign because we believe that agriculture matters on Maui,” says MCFB executive director Warren Watanabe.

Participation is easy! Shop in stores featuring the Grown on Maui logo for flowers, produce, or value-added products. Spot a chef or flower demonstration at stores. Select Grown on Maui menu items when dining out. Slow Food Maui hosts a potluck on September 17 and its education series continues on September 28 with raising poultry chickens as its theme. The campaign ends October 2, at the Maui Fair. Visit for details of events and participating outlets and a complete list of agricultural partners and local food producers.

Movie Guy Steve Evans Gives us the Movie Hits and Misses!
Steve Evans, the Movie Guy, is going to tell us what we need to run out and see and what we can avoid in the movie theaters, this week!

So, grab your popcorn, folks! Get your movie news and reviews right here on the What's Cookin' Today show! Steve “The Movie Guy” will take a look at what’s hot at the box office and the new films being released this weekend.

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