Extremely Local News 08.28.20

Bob Sirott

Damage after a tornado touched down in Rogers Park on Monday, August 10th 2020. (photo courtesy of Rogers Park resident Mary Byrn)

Shamus Toomey, Editor in Chief & Co-Founder of Block Club Chicago, joined Bob Sirott to share the latest Chicago neighborhood stories. Shamus shares information on Ashburn Doughnut Shop request for help after a driver crashes into the shop, how activists are gearing up for Labor Day weekend’s ‘Hit The Hood’ peace initiative. Also, Tommy discusses how Rogers Park neighbors, artists and a local business have teamed up on an “I survived the Rogers Park tornado” clothing line, with proceeds going to replacing trees lost to the storm. 

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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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