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

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

Mike Stephen gets the latest on the Bloomingdale Trail, previews the One-Day Silk Road Festival, and discusses empowering youth through teaching digital video production.

 

Ben Helphand– Board President of The Friends of the Bloomingdale Trail

We get an update on one of the coolest park projects in the city.  This 3-mile long linear park is on its way to becoming a reality.

A rendering of the Bloomingdale Trail

 

Steve Gibons – Local violinist

Steve put together the One-Day Silk Road Festival that will happen on April 12th at the Mayne Stage in Rogers Park.  We learn about this upcoming night of fantastic world music.

 

Steve Gibons

 

Lucia Palmarini– Coordinator at the Community Television Network

This local non-profit empowers local youth through teaching digital video production.  Lucia gives us the lowdown on this organization’s important work.


 

OTL #289 local music provided by Steve Gibons