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

(broadcasting on the “always-brewing” radio station WLUW-FM (88.7) Chicago)

Mike Stephen discusses crime data in the wake of scheduled police station closings, previews Evil Squirrel Comics fundraisers, and visits the local apothecary for home beer brewing, Brew Camp.

 

Tracy Siska— Executive Director of the Chicago Justice Project

The CJP recently published the crime data from the three police districts slated to close in 2012.  Tracy discusses the data.

The 13th District station that’s closing next year, one of three stations.  Photo courtesy of the Chicago Justice Project.

 

 

Shawn King– Owner of Evil Squirrel Comics

This Rogers Park comic shop planned on shutting its doors soon, but the community said “no!”  We learn about the series of “Save the Squirrel” fundraisers happening next week.

 


 

Whit Nelson— Co-owner of Brew Camp

Brew Camp is a home brewer’s dream.  We pay a visit to this local brewer’s apothecary near Damen and Lincoln.

 

Brew Camp.  Photo courtesy of thrillist.com.


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