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

(broadcasting on the “science is cool” radio station WLUW-FM (88.7) Chicago)

Mike Stephen learns about the Illinois Science Council, updates a people v. pawn shop story, and discusses local lobbying with the creators of chicagolobbyists.org.

 

Monica Metzler– Founder and executive director of the IL Science Council

This local non-profit seeks to keep alive our fascination with science.  We get the lowdown on this cool organization.

 

 

People v. The Pawn Shop update

We get an update on a story from OTL #313 about pawn shops in Chicago.  You can here that interview HERE.

Photo courtesy of Andrea Bauer and the Chicago Reader

 

Paul Baker, Derek Eder, and Chad Pry– Part of the creative team behindChicagoLobbyists.org

We learn about this website that’s intended to improve transparency of interactions between the City of Chicago and lobbyists and their clients.

 

 

OTL #315 local music provided by Majors Junction