OTL: Episode #416- South Side teaching reflections, Local politics with Mick Dumke, Beardsgaard Barbers, Chicago Kickboxing Club
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(broadcasting on the “never-late-to-the-news” radio station WGN-AM 720)
Mike Stephen talks to a South Side teacher about why he does what he does, chats local politics with reporter Mick Dumke, drops by Beardsgaard Barbers in Batavia, and visits the Chicago Kickboxing Club in Lincoln Park.
Dave Stieber– History teacher at Chicago Vocational Career Academy
Dave reflects on his years of teaching on the South Side of Chicago. You can also read his recent post on this topic here.
Mick Dumke– Senior writer at the Chicago Reader
Mick discusses how the Mayor’s low poll numbers might affect the aldermanic races and the lack of enthusiasm for the IL gubernatorial candidates.
Tyler and Natalie Anderson– Co-owners of Beardsgaard Barbers
We drop by this new barber shop at 117 S. Batavia Ave. in Batavia, IL to learn about this young couple’s dream shop come true.
Jim Glasgow– Owner of the Chicago Kickboxing Club
This Lincoln Park gym specializes in Muay Thai Kickboxing. We find out what that is and get the story behind this increasingly-popular workout spot.
OTL #416 local music provided by Mooner…