Green River Soda: Made in Chicago

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Dave Plier talks to the owner of Green River Soda, Jim Akers, about the soft drink’s century old Chicago legacy, how he uncovered the company’s humble beginnings and the upcoming promotion at the South Side Irish Parade. Have you had a Green River soda?

Photo: Green River soda bottles. Courtesy of Dave Plier

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