Extension 720 with Justin Kaufmann Episode #30

Justin Kaufmann eating a beignets from Akhirah's Praline Candy & Coffee House in the South Loop, Chicago, August 2019

Tonight on Extension 720: WGN Bears Insider Adam Hoge gets us excited for the upcoming Bears season. We continue our neighborhood tour with a trip to the South Loop and a conversation with Marj Halperin. Historian John Schmidt tells us about a hidden Chicago landmark in the Loop and we learn about the challenges of running Illinois’ largest waterpark from Raging Waves owner Randy Witt. All that plus an update on a mysterious eggplant. It’s Extension 720 with Justin Kaufmann.

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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