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  • Rags of Honor’s new “Cup ‘o Joe”

    Mark Doyle and his lovely wife Kip from Rags of Honor joined Steve and the gang in the studio. They brought along with them some of their delicious “Cup ‘o Joe Cold Brew.” Rags was involved with this year’s Leon’s World’s Fastest Triathlon and they have over 50 disabled veterans who compete.      Below is the Leon’s Triathlon broadcast schedule. To find your channel, go to http://www.csnchicago.com/channel-finder CSN              Sat 7/1/17 1:30 PM CSN              Sun 7/2/17 4:30 PM CSN              Tue […]

  • Dr. Kevin Most: Firework safety

    Each year we take a few minutes to remind people about the health dangers associated with the Fourth of July. This is not to be a downer on the holiday but more about how to enjoy the holiday and minimize health issues.  The holiday is a day to celebrate the great country we live in, with that comes traditions. These traditions expand from what we eat to how we celebrate.     One big concern is the use of fireworks […]

  • Steve Cochran Show 06.30.2017: Getting ready for the 4th

    This morning on the Steve Cochran Show, Steve talked to the founding fathers about their plans for the upcoming holiday. Chicagoland Speedway and Route 66 Raceway track President Scott Paddock called in to preview the upcoming NHRA Route 66 Nationals. Then, Dr. Kevin Most called in with some firework and picnic tips just in time for the holiday weekend. Mark and Kip Doyle from Rags of Honor stop by with some delicious cold brews and Dean Richards calls in to talk about […]

  • New Merchandise Mart Showroom, Largest Female Comedy Festival and Beverly Hills Interior Designer Christopher Grubb

    In this show Frank covered New York -vs-Chicago Design. New Merchandise Mart showroom- New York-based interior designer Vanessa DeLeon A well-known New York-based interior designer, lifestyle expert, television celebrity and True Brand Ambassador. The space features three vignettes of different design aesthetics (traditional, transitional and modern), a center island showcasing True’s outdoor applications, and a wall-sized “Build Your True” display featuring the company’s new color finishes and hardware options. The leading refrigeration and freezer choice of top chefs, hotels, beverage […]

  • Scaring Possums Away, Archadeck Of Chicagoland, Murder Mansion Mystery Parties

    David A. Berryhill- Owner of Archadeck of Chicagoland http://outdoorlivingchicagoland.archadeck.com/ The premiere outdoor living design and build company in the Chicago area. Archadeck has been designing and crafting custom decks, patios, gazebos, pergolas, screen porches and sunrooms in the Chicagoland area for over 25 years. Free design consultation.  Adding shade to your backyard space- With summer starting Tuesday June 20 we will talk about that would include porches (Screened or open), gazebos, pergolas, and awnings. Murder Mansion Mystery Parties  https://mysteryltd.com/ Every […]

  • A Soldiers Journey Home, Pet Parade & The Metal Garden Hose

    A Soldiers Journey Home http://www.asoldiersjourneyhome.org/                                                                                                       A new home that will be built by A Soldiers Journey Home (ASJH) – a non-profit organization dedicated to building one home per year for a disabled veteran. Chuck Frankiewicz – Project Director for A Soldiers Journey Home Paul Wesolowski- Jersey Hershey high school student who built the walls.   Pet Parade – Susan Breen  http://lagrangepetparade.org/                                                                           Pet parade is another holiday you want to celebrate. . It is dedicated to promoting and supporting the health […]

  • Universal Design, Wonder Woman, Dark Side of Social Media, ROOF on the Wit

    Universal Design for All http://www.narichicago.org/ Assuming that multiple generations are living in the home grandparents, parents, young children, etc. and focuses on designing remodeling projects for everyone, regardless of age, height, vision/hearing impairment, physical capabilities. Mimi Altman, Executive Director, National Association of the Remodeling Industry’s Greater Chicagoland Chapter John Oetking, Certified Remodeler, Universal Design Certified Professional, A Street Builders, Western Springs, NARIGC Board member  Dan Taddei, Director of Education/Certification for the National Association of the Remodeling Industry (NARI headquarters) WONDER […]

  • Love McPherson, The Prize Is Right & Jazz Occurrence

    This show is covered by Hannah Stanley. Love McPherson- Expert in Romance http://www.lovemcpherson.com/ Talking about “Situationships” How to know when you’re in a dead-end relationship. How to escape your relationship. Jazz Occurrence/Art Artist Lew Achenbach will be painting to the sound of Chinchano, a Peruvian fusion band led by Juan Pastor.    

  • “Grand Bargain” To End Budget Stalemate, Right To Know Bill and Automatic Voter Registration

    Republican state senator http://brady.senategop.org/ a negotiator on those efforts to craft a “Grand Bargain” to end the state’s historic budget stalemate. Senator http://senatorhastings.com/ is the sponsor of that “Right to know”  bill that has generated some controversy in Springfield among the business community. Ra Joy the executive director of http://www.changeil.org/who-we-are/ talks about the latest effort in Springfield to advance a plan for automatic voter registration. http://serve.castfire.com/audio/3353975/rick-pearson-mothers-day_2017-05-14-104715.64kmono.mp3    

  • Bark in the Park 2017 & Anti-Cruelty Punishment To Fit The Crime

    Steve Dale with David Dinger from the Anti-Cruelty Society. Talking about their annual event & How can we get the punishment to fit the crime when it comes to animal cruelty. Be a part of the 23rd Annual Bark in the Park 5K and Fundraiser. http://www.barkinthepark.org/ ​Date: Sunday, May, 21, 2017 Location: Soldier Field Stadium Green, Chicago, IL 5K Kickoff Time: 10 a.m. Beer tent opens: 11 a.m. Scavenger hunt begins: 11:45 a.m. http://serve.castfire.com/audio/3353954/3353954_2017-05-14-084554.64kmono.mp3