Elections Matter: Off the Record with journalist Erin Shea Smith in Beverly

Justin Kaufmann and Erin Smith at B-Sides Coffee + Tea in Beverly

Off the Record” is a series of conversations with prominent Chicagoans in their communities. Tonight on Extension 720, Justin is joined by journalist and content director Erin Shea Smith at B-Sides Coffee + Tea in Beverly. Erin talks about the new businesses that are popping up in the area, the politics of the 19th Ward, what is most important to the residents of Beverly, the way the new residents mix with the older residents, the impact that Jerry Joyce had on the mayoral election and the negative ways the South Side is portrayed in the media.

This is the podcast for Extension 720. The show originates from Chicago on WGN Radio and features newsmakers, tastemakers and trailblazers.  Hosted by award-winning broadcaster Justin Kaufmann, this talk show/audio magazine goes in-depth to help you better understand the city (and world) that you live in.

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