Happy St. Paddy’s Day!

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(podcasting from the studios in the OTL Bunker, somewhere in Chicago)

(broadcasting on the “beer-distributed” radio station¬†WLUW-FM (88.7) Chicago)

Mike Stephen learns about the movement to change the IL beer distribution laws, plays a clip from his chat with the crew leader of Green Chicago River, and gets an update from the year-old CenterSquareJournal.com.

Ryan Hermes— Co-Founder of GuysDrinkingBeer.com

We explore how beer distribution in IL works and why some craft brewers are advocating for a change.


OTL Rewind— Mike Butler, Head of the Green Chicago River Crew

With this being St. Patrick’s Day we thought it’d be cool to dig into the OTL audio archives to hear a clip from OTL #25 that includes learning about the history of turning the Chicago River green.


Mike Fourcher— Founder/Publisher of CenterSquareJournal.com

This great local news site that serves the neighborhoods of Northcenter, Lincoln Square, and Ravenswood Manor turns 1 this week.  We hear what Mike has learned over the past year and where the site is headed in the future.

OTL #234 local music provided by The Shams