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  • Roe Conn Full Show (7/18/19): Cook Treasurer Pappas tries to save you money, Ryan Dempster tries to make you laugh, and more…

    The Roe Conn Show w/Anna Davlantes for Thursday, July 18th, 2019 A show that began on the digital stream because of White Sox baseball: WGN-TV’s Ben Bradley looks at a poorly communicated ‘active shooter’ drill in the Loop that caused serious chaos; Cook County Treasurer Maria Pappas explains how residents can collect their piece of the more than $45 million in exemptions due to property owners; Fox32’s Mike Flannery breaks down a public exchange of opinions between Mayor Lori Lightfoot […]

  • Roe Conn Full Show (7/17/19): Gator trapper Frank Robb plays #NewsOrRuse, Richard Roeper reviews a doc about the deadly ’95 heat wave, and more…

    The Roe Conn Show w/Anna Davlantes for Wednesday, July 17th, 2019: WGN-TV meteorologist Mike Janssen lays out the extreme heat settling into the Chicagoland area; former chairman of the RNC Michael Steele looks at President Trump’s tactics for stirring up his voting base; Sports medicine expert Sherwin S.W. Ho, MD explains how the right ulnar nerve contusion to the White Sox star Eloy Jimenez relates to bumping your ‘funny bone;’ the gang decides the Chicago River is not ready for […]

  • The Chicago Way, Ep. 200: Tales of chasing the R. Kelly story, how the Jeffrey Epstein case could lead to a revolution, and more…

    The Chicago Way w/John Kass – Ep 200: John Kass and Jeff Carlin are joined the Chicago Tribune’s Jason Meisner to talk about how while he was on vacation, he got the scoop on R. Kelly’s federal case. The co-host of ‘Sound Opinions’ and author of “Soulless: The Case Against R. Kelly,” Jim DeRogatis dive deep on the long road and hard reporting that lead up to federal charges against R. Kelly.  And the associate editor of Catholic Herald Michael […]

  • Dr. Jim Adams offers a simple remedy for the summer sore throat going around: honey

    The doctor is in, Chief Medical Officer & SVP for Northwestern Medicine Dr. Jim Adams joins Roe Conn and Anna Davlantes to offer advice on identifying and dealing with the dreaded “summer cold” that seems to be going around. Dr. Adams also looks at the causal nexus of new data on declining marijuana use among teenagers in states that have legalized recreational marijuana. Also addressed with Dr. Adams is startling new research on the dangers of increased electronic cigarette & […]

  • Roe Conn Full Show (7/16/19): Supt. Eddie Johnson talks tactics, Dr. Jim Adams diagnoses the ‘summer cold,’ and more…

    The Roe Conn Show w/Anna Davlantes for Tuesday, July 16th, 2019: WGN-TV’s Ben Bradley updates the capture of the Humboldt Park lagoon alligator; Chicago Police Superintendent Eddie Johnson talks about new recruits on the streets; ABC7’s Alan Krashesky talks about visiting Auschwitz with holocaust survivor Fritzie Fritzshall and Cardinal Blase Cupich; Northwestern Medicine’s Chief Medical Officer Dr. Jim Adams looks at the symptoms of the ‘summer cold’ making the rounds; the Top Five@5 features trapper Frank Robb explaining how caught […]

  • Roe Conn Full Show (07/15/19): The Great Chicago Gator Hunt enters a new phase, ‘Storm Area 51’ might not be what it seems, and more…

    The Roe Conn Show w/Anna Davlantes for Monday, July 15th, 2019: WGN-TV’s Ben Bradley reports on Alligator Bob being dismissed from the great Chicago gator hunt; Chicago’s electric scooter pilot program levies the first set of fines for non-compliance; Manager of Program Development at Adler Planetarium discusses the various they’re hosting to celebrate the 50th anniversary of Apollo 11 landing on the moon; ABC’s Alex Stone reports on the almost 1 million people who have joined the ‘Storm Area 51′ […]

  • What’s really happening at Area 51?

    ABC News’ Alex Stone joins Roe Conn & Anna Davlantes to discuss the U.S. Air Force warning ‘attendees’ of the joke Facebook page “Storm Area 51, They Can’t Stop All of Us” from trying to gain entry to Area 51. Follow your favorite Roe Conn Show characters on Twitter Follow @RoeConn Follow @AnnaDavlantes Follow @kpowell720 Follow @kgfrankenthal Follow @LaurenLapka Follow @TheRoeConnShow And be sure to follow Roe on Facebook!

  • Celebrate the 50th Anniversary of Apollo 11 Landing on the Moon with the Adler Planetarium

    Manager of Program Development for Adler Planetarium Kyle Sater joins Roe Conn and Anna Davlantes to talk about the various events the Adler is hosting to celebrate the 50th anniversary of Apollo 11 landing on the moon. For more information, check out – www.adlerplanetarium.org/events/apollo-11-celebration Follow your favorite Roe Conn Show characters on Twitter Follow @RoeConn Follow @AnnaDavlantes Follow @kpowell720 Follow @kgfrankenthal Follow @LaurenLapka Follow @TheRoeConnShow And be sure to follow Roe on Facebook!

  • The Chicago Way w/ John Kass LIVE: Dr. Charles Lipson on politics & culture, Gary Wiviott with secrets to great BBQ, and Kasso’s legmen on street reporting

    The Chicago Way w/John Kass – LIVE: John Kass and Jeff Carlin take over “Extension 720” on 720 WGN to talk about the intersection of politics & culture with political scientist and University of Chicago professor emeritus Charles Lipson, the secrets of great BBQ with the “Yoda to Kasso’s Jedi-grilling” and author of “Low & Slow: Master the Art of Barbecue in 5 Easy Lessons” Gary Wiviott, and tales of working The Chicago Way at the Chicago Tribune with John’s […]

  • “RoeStock” Day 4: ‘Gorilla Social’

    Roe Conn presents a week of music with “RoeStock 2019.” On Day 4, on of the hottest up-and-coming Chicago bands ‘Gorilla Social’ performs. https://www.facebook.com/gorillasocialmusic Follow your favorite Roe Conn Show characters on Twitter Follow @RoeConn Follow @AnnaDavlantes Follow @kpowell720 Follow @kgfrankenthal Follow @LaurenLapka Follow @TheRoeConnShow And be sure to follow Roe on Facebook!

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