Monthly Archives: August 2012

Mike gets an apology from the City of Chicago

August 19, 2012 The City of Chicago apologizes for tree damage on McLean Avenue Yes, you read that correctly. This morning, live on my radio show, I will be receiving an apology from Tom LaPorte, Assistant Commissioner for the City … Continue reading

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Fall gardening tips, dealing with food waste, and a lot more

August 12, 2012 A little bit of this and a little bit of that… On this Sunday morning, I’m covering a number of different topics–including gardening, composting, Illinois environmental issues and more. So let’s get started. …Jennifer Brennan has help … Continue reading

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Still fighting to save an Illinois treasure

August 5 , 2012 Starved Rock v. Mississippi Sand: It’s not over ’til it’s over It seems more than ironic to me that the home page for Starved Rock State Park contains this phrase: “VOTED THE #1 ATTRACTION IN THE … Continue reading

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