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The Lisa Dent Podcast from 720 WGN

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The Lisa Dent Podcast from 720 WGN

    2024 Chicago Fashion Week will transform city into a catwalk this fall

    2024 Chicago Fashion Week will transform city into a catwalk this fall

    Ian Gerard, Co-Founder of Chicago Fashion Week joins Lisa Dent to talk about how you can attend the more than 50 exciting events across the city featuring local designers this October. Follow The Lisa Dent Show on Twitter:Follow @LisaDentSpeaksFollow @SteveBertrand Follow @kpowell720 Follow @maryvandeveldeFollow @LaurenLapka

    Newsroom Temperature Check 05-29-24: There’s a correct way to wash your socks, soccer star plays with shard of glass in his foot for 2 years, and more!

    Newsroom Temperature Check 05-29-24: There’s a correct way to wash your socks, soccer star plays with shard of glass in his foot for 2 years, and more!

    On today’s edition of the Newsroom Temperature Check, there is a quick trick to get your white socks looking new again without having to use bleach, soccer star Iñaki Williams underwent surgery after discovering he played two years with a two-centimeter shard of glass in his left foot, and more! The Newsroom Temperature Check is sponsored by American Weathermakers, […]

    Protecting kids from predators that use gaming apps

    Protecting kids from predators that use gaming apps

    Online safety expert David Everitt joins Lisa Dent to talk about how online predators are exploiting popular gaming apps to lure teens into human trafficking. David explains how parents can use technology to protect their children. Follow The Lisa Dent Show on Twitter:Follow @LisaDentSpeaksFollow @SteveBertrand Follow @kpowell720 Follow @maryvandeveldeFollow @LaurenLapka

    The potential business impact of a ban on hemp-derived THC

    The potential business impact of a ban on hemp-derived THC

    Jennifer Weiss, the owner of Cubbington’s Cabinet, joins Lisa Dent to talk about what an Illinois ban on hemp-derived THC could mean for smaller THC lounges and CBD shops. Follow The Lisa Dent Show on Twitter:Follow @LisaDentSpeaksFollow @SteveBertrand Follow @kpowell720 Follow @maryvandeveldeFollow @LaurenLapka

    What to do if you encounter an aggressive coyote in Chicago

    What to do if you encounter an aggressive coyote in Chicago

    Chris Anchor, senior wildlife biologist with the Forest Preserves of Cook County, joins Lisa Dent to talk about why there’s a rise of coyote sightings on the city’s North Side and what you should do if you ever come across one. Follow The Lisa Dent Show on Twitter:Follow @LisaDentSpeaksFollow @SteveBertrand Follow @kpowell720 Follow @maryvandeveldeFollow @LaurenLapka

    The importance of giving a name to the nameless in the media

    The importance of giving a name to the nameless in the media

    Media pioneer and founder of N’Digo Dr. Hermene Hartman joins Lisa Dent to talk about how racism still exist in the press for Black people decades after the death of Emmett Till. Dr. Hartman explains why it’s important for the press to report the names in their stories of Black people who are murdered . Follow The […]

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