Extremely Local News 05.12.20

Bob Sirott

The Chicago skyline featuring the Sears Tower is seen from a helicopter 06 July 2006 in Chicago, Illinois. The tower, the tallest in North America was the tallest in the world until 1996. The tower is third behind the Petronas Towers in Malaysia. (TIM SLOAN/AFP via Getty Images)

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Jen Sabella, the director of Strategy and co-founder of Block Club Chicago, joined Bob Sirott to share some Chicago neighborhood news. Today’s topics included: Chef John Manion, of El Che in the West Loop, is transforming part of his restaurant into a butcher shop; Debonair Social Club in Wicker Park is making some changes as well; and the unfortunate news that Jeri’s Grill in North Center will close its doors after six decades.

Bob Sirott
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Bob Sirott's acclaimed broadcasting career has spanned nearly five decades and has included stints at WMAQ, WBBM-FM, WLS, WGN and various television stations. (Click for more.)
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