(podcasting from the OTL Bunker, somewhere in Chicago)

(broadcasting on the 100-watt unlympic radio station WLUW 88.7-FM Chicago)

Mike Stephen and Andy Hermann hate dibs, they hear about the Unlympics movement in Chicago, they discuss the passion that Uptown residents have for their neighborhood, and then they learn about an environmental event in a local suburb.

OTL hates “dibs” in Chicago;
just because you dig your car out of the snow doesn’t mean you should hold the space

"dibs" in Chicago

Anne Elizabeth Moore – secretary of the Unlympics organizing board;
on questioning the idea of bringing the 2016 Olympic Games to Chicago

Unlympics Chicago 2009

Uptown residents are passionate about their neighborhood;
activity and comments run hot at the Uptown Update blog (in reaction to OTL #121)

Uptown Update

Michael Belsky – Mayor, Highland Park;
on Environment Illinois’ “Clean Energy, Bright Future: Rebuilding America through Green Infrastructure” event last week

Environment Illinois - Clean Energy, Bright Future

(segue music this week from KICKBUSH)