The Bob Sirott Podcast from Chicago's Very Own, 720 WGN
The Bob Sirott Podcast from Chicago's Very Own, 720 WGN
How to keep critters out during the winter months
Rose Pest Solutions’ Janelle Iaccino joined Wendy Snyder, who filled in for Bob Sirott, to discuss how to get rid of stinkbugs, how to prevent spiders from making webs outside your house, and keeping mice out during the winter.
How much will insurance cover from Hurricane Ian damages?
Karen Conti, attorney at ContiLaw, joined Wendy Snyder, who filled in for Bob Sirott, to talk about how much insurance companies can help Hurricane Ian victims and how it will effect the cost. She also explained some cases that were presented to the Supreme Court.
First Jason’s Ari Lehman remembers acting as the first Jason Voorhees
Actor and member of the band First Jason, Ari Lehman, joined Wendy Snyder, who filled in for Bob Sirott to talk about his upcoming performance at Galloping Ghost. They discuss an award Ari received, and what it was like playing Jason Voorhees in the original ‘Friday the 13th’.
Extremely Local News: Chicago Divvy Bike travels south for the winter
Shamus Toomey, Editor in Chief and co-founder of Block Club Chicago, joined Wendy Snyder, who filled in for Bob Sirott, to share the latest Chicago neighborhood stories. Shamus had details on: Will The West Loop Get Private Security? It’s Likely After At Least 2 Attempted Kidnappings: Wealthy neighborhoods frustrated with crime have turned to private security. […]
Dean Richards’ Entertainment Report: Loretta Lynn, “Frasier,” and William Shatner
Dean Richards, entertainment reporter for WGN, joined Wendy Snyder, who filled in for Bob Sirott, to provide the latest news in entertainment. Wendy and Dean discussed William Shatner’s new book, celebrities’ reaction to Loretta Lynn’s death, and the “Frasier” sequel. Managing editor of Decider.com, Alex Zalben also joined Wendy to share details about the reactions to the […]
Photographer Paul Natkin talks about his favorite rock star to work with
Concert photographer Paul Natkin joined Wendy Snyder, who filled in for Bob Sirott, to talk about how is dad taught him to use a camera and what it was like to photograph Pete Townshend. He also discussed working with Bruce Springsteen, his favorite rock star to work with, and one of the wildest photos he’s […]
Ukraine-Russia War update: Would a nuclear attack benefit anyone?
Journalist and editor of ‘Ukrainian Freedom News’ Joseph Lindsley joins Wendy Snyder, filling in for Bob Sirott, from Ukraine to deliver the latest news on the Ukraine-Russia War, including communication tactics of Russian forces and Elon Musk’s comments about Ukraine. You can find more updates on Joseph’s website, ukrainianfreedomnews.com. To donate to Joseph and his team’s […]
Associated Bank Market Outlook: 10/5/22
On October 5th, 2022, Steve Grzanich shares today’s potential market drivers: ADP private sector jobs report U.S. ISM services index OPEC meeting International track balance
Why you should stay away from quizzes on social media
Social media strategist Scott Kleinberg joins Bob Sirott to talk about why you shouldn’t answer certain quizzes on social media and where that information could go. He also answers this week’s genius bar question.
Could the Fed’s aggressive policy come to an end?
Paul Nolte, Senior VP at Kingsview Wealth Management, joins Bob Sirott to talk about the possible end of an aggressive Fed policy, economic numbers, and the increase in travel. He also discusses the decline in manufacturing and what to look for when investing.
Dean Richards’ Entertainment Report: Ringo Starr, Lizzo, and Whoopi Goldberg
Dean Richards, entertainment reporter for WGN, joins Bob Sirott to provide the latest news in entertainment. Bob and Dean talk about what musical acts are coming to Chicago and how Lizzo was invited to President James Madison’s home. They also share details about Ringo Starr’s COVID diagnosis, a film critic’s mistake, and Dean’s interview with […]
Ukraine-Russia War update: Ukraine continues to take back their territory
Journalist and editor of ‘Ukrainian Freedom News’ Joseph Lindsley joins Bob Sirott from Ukraine to deliver the latest news on the Ukraine-Russia War, including more land gained back by Ukrainians and the looming fear of a nuclear attack. You can find more updates on Joseph’s website, ukrainianfreedomnews.com. To donate to Joseph and his team’s efforts to […]
Associated Bank Market Outlook: 10/4/22
On October 4th, 2022, Steve Grzanich shares today’s potential market drivers: U.S. job openings and labor turnover survey Factory orders August’s core capital goods orders revision Potential interest rate hikes
How has Hurricane Ian impacted victims’ health?
Dr. Kevin Most, Chief Medical Officer at Northwestern Medicine’s Central DuPage Hospital, joins Bob Sirott every Monday morning following the 6:30am newscast. Dr. Most shared details about the latest booster and new omicron strains. He also discussed the health impact for Hurricane Ian victims and the difference between CBD and THC products.
‘Rick Steves’ Art of Europe’ to air this month
Travel host and author of “For the Love of Europe”, Rick Steves, joins Bob Sirott to talk about his new special “Rick Steves’ Art of Europe.” He mentions what art pieces will be featured, Michelangelo’s Vatican dome, and the connection of European art to present day.
Dean Richards’ Entertainment Report: Chris Cuomo, Sacheen Littlefeather, and Bono
Dean Richards, entertainment reporter for WGN, joins Bob Sirott to provide the latest news in entertainment. Bob and Dean shared details of how Aretha Franklin was tracked by the FBI, the death of Sacheen Littlefeather, and the weekend’s box office numbers. They also talk about Bono’s book tour, Chris Cuomo’s debut on NewsNation, the birth […]
Ukraine-Russia War update: Russia enlists Ukrainians for war
Journalist and editor of ‘Ukrainian Freedom News’ Joseph Lindsley joins Bob Sirott from Ukraine to deliver the latest news on the Ukraine-Russia War, including Russia’s conscription checks on Ukrainians and a Ukraine city lost and regained. You can find more updates on Joseph’s website, ukrainianfreedomnews.com. To donate to Joseph and his team’s efforts to distribute supplies […]
Associated Bank Market Outlook: 10/3/22
On October 3rd, 2022, Dave Schwan, who filled in for Steve Grzanich, shares today’s potential market drivers: DOW and NASDAQ futures Tesla stocks and more
The Beat Cop’s Guide to skillets and sweets
Lieutenant David Haynes, a police officer who works on the North Side of the city, makes his weekly visit to the WGN Radio studios and the Bob Sirott Morning Show. Lt. Haynes, who co-authored “The Beat Cop’s Guide to Chicago Eats,” reviews Sunrise Breakfast & Lunch Restaurant. Located at 10643 S. Pulaski in Chicago, they are […]
How to save money like a millionaire
Marianne Murciano, Bob Sirott’s wife and founder of Savvy-Planet, joins Bob this morning to share some money-saving tips and a new recipe for barbeque salmon. Marianne joins Bob for a weekly segment following the 8:30 am newscast. For more savvy tips, go to Savvy-Planet.Com. Share your own savvy tip: email@example.com. Follow Marianne on Twitter (@marimur), Instagram […]