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A native of Rockford, Lisa Dent began her radio career in Fort Atkinson, Wisconsin in 1981. She has worked at stations in Minneapolis, San Diego, Seattle, and Houston. Dent returned to Chicago in 2002 and previously hosted at country music stations WUSN 99.5, US99, and Big 95.5. Lisa Dent was inducted into the Country Radio Hall of Fame in 2016.

A native of Rockford, Lisa Dent began her radio career in Fort Atkinson, Wisconsin in 1981. She has worked at stations in Minneapolis, San Diego, Seattle, and Houston. Dent returned to Chicago in 2002 and previously hosted at country music stations WUSN 99.5, US99, and Big 95.5. Lisa Dent was inducted into the Country Radio Hall of Fame in 2016.

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Chicago, IL

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A native of Rockford, Lisa Dent began her radio career in Fort Atkinson, Wisconsin in 1981. She has worked at stations in Minneapolis, San Diego, Seattle, and Houston. Dent returned to Chicago in 2002 and previously hosted at country music stations WUSN 99.5, US99, and Big 95.5. Lisa Dent was inducted into the Country Radio Hall of Fame in 2016.

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English


Episodes

How to recognize gaslighting

11/29/2022
Joey Ackerman, a psychotherapist specializing in Cognitive Behavioral and Psychodynamically Oriented Therapy, joins Lisa Dent to explain what gaslighting is, how to recognize it, and how to respond to it. Follow The Lisa Dent Show on Twitter:Follow @LisaDentSpeaksFollow @SteveBertrand Follow @kpowell720 Follow @maryvandeveldeFollow @LaurenLapka

Duration:00:08:08

Tuesdays with Tom Skilling: When will we get a cold blast?

11/29/2022
WGN-TV Chief Meteorologist Tom Skilling joins Lisa Dent to give this week’s weather forecast and discuss when the Chicagoland area will see a significant snowfall and drop in temperatures. Follow The Lisa Dent Show on Twitter:Follow @LisaDentSpeaksFollow @SteveBertrand Follow @kpowell720 Follow @maryvandeveldeFollow @LaurenLapka

Duration:00:14:13

WGN Radio’s Steve Godsell on his massive Christmas playlist

11/29/2022
WGN Radio & Digital Sr. Account Executive Steve Godsell joins Lisa Dent to talk about the origins of his unique, growing, one-of-a-kind Christmas playlist. You can listen to these holiday gems here. Follow The Lisa Dent Show on Twitter:Follow @LisaDentSpeaksFollow @SteveBertrand Follow @kpowell720 Follow @maryvandeveldeFollow @LaurenLapka

Duration:00:06:47

Howard Tullman: Why you should beware of some venture capitalists

11/29/2022
Howard Tullman, general managing partner for G2T3V, LLC and for the Chicago High Tech Investors, LLC, joins Lisa Dent to discuss his article on INC.com about why entrepreneurs should beware of investors who may undermine their company. This conversation with Howard Tullman is sponsored by Career Vision. Follow The Lisa Dent Show on Twitter:Follow @LisaDentSpeaksFollow @SteveBertrand Follow […]

Duration:00:09:44

Giving Tuesday: Putting faith in action with the Port Ministries

11/29/2022
Started in 1985 as a soup kitchen in the Back of the Yards neighborhood, the Port Ministries has grown to match the needs of its community to include a clinic, bread truck, afterschool program and more. The organization’s executive director David Hommy Gonzalez joins Lisa Dent to explain how they address the underlining issues that […]

Duration:00:05:05

Analyzing the connection with Ye and Nick Fuentes

11/29/2022
David Goldenberg, the regional director of the Anti-Defamation League, joins Lisa Dent to discuss the latest antics by the rapper formally known as Kanye West, his connection with white nationalist Nick Fuentes, and whether the Midwest is a breeding ground for hate. Follow The Lisa Dent Show on Twitter:Follow @LisaDentSpeaksFollow @SteveBertrand Follow @kpowell720 Follow @maryvandeveldeFollow […]

Duration:00:08:26

Chevy Chase is teaming up with a local Raising Cane’s to plug in Christmas lights!

11/28/2022
Todd Graves, Founder of Raising Canes, joins Lisa Dent to talk about Chevy Chase coming to a Morton Grove Raising Canes to recreate a moment from the Christmas movie ‘National Lampoon’s Christmas Vacation’ tomorrow at 5pm.

Duration:00:07:00

Frontier Airlines ends customer service phone lines

11/28/2022
Peter Greenberg, travel expert and host of “Eye on Travel” on WGN, joins Lisa Dent to talk Frontier Airlines ending their customer service phone line and transitioning to digital communications. Later on, Peter answers your questions.

Duration:00:07:44

How to protect yourself on Cyber Monday

11/28/2022
Steve Bernas, President and CEO of the Chicago Better Business Bureau, joins Lisa Dent to share Cyber Monday shopping safety tips.

Duration:00:07:31

The City of Robbins needs water help

11/28/2022
Darren Bryant, Mayor of Robbins, joins Lisa Dent to talk about the water main break in the city of Robbins leaving hundreds of homes without water and their call to the US government for help.

Duration:00:05:51

More money will be spent on Cyber Monday than Black Friday

11/28/2022
Kristin McGrath, The Editor at RetailMeNot, joins Lisa Dent and Steve Bertrand to talk about Cyber Monday and that $11 billion is expected to spent this year.

Duration:00:06:06

Joliet Amazon workers walk out on Cyber Monday for better wages and working conditions

11/28/2022
Marcos Ceniceros, Executive Director of Warehouse Workers for Justice, joins Lisa Dent to give an update on the Joliet Amazon workers’ walkout today for better wages and working conditions.

Duration:00:05:16

Put those sleep apnea problems to bed

11/23/2022
Wendy Snyder, filling in for Lisa Dent, is joined by certified sleep specialist and sleep coach Dr. Angela Holiday-Bell. Dr. Holiday-Bell addresses common sleep ailments and some of the modern technology as well as common remedies to help you fall asleep and stay asleep. For more information on healthy sleep, you can reach out at […]

Duration:00:13:18

Keep bellies full and stress levels down this holiday season

11/23/2022
Wendy Snyder, filling in for Lisa Dent, is joined by Dr. John Duffy and they break down how to keep those stressful holiday gatherings as jolly as possible. Dr. Duffy is a clinical psychologist and parenting expert here to offer advice on entering the holiday season dealing with the pain of lost loved ones and […]

Duration:00:07:22

College of DuPage cooks for Navy cadets

11/23/2022
Chef Timothy Meyers, Culinary Arts Professor at College of DuPage, joins Wendy Snyder (filling in for Lisa Dent) to provide various cooking tips and tricks just in time to prep for Thanksgiving dinner. Chef Myers and many of his students from the College of DuPage will be providing freshly cooked meals for 50 cadets from […]

Duration:00:15:16

Tuesdays with Tom Skilling: Will there be a warm Thanksgiving this year?

11/22/2022
WGN-TV Chief Meteorologist Tom Skilling joins Wendy Snyder (filling-in for Lisa Dent) to discuss this week’s weather forecast and whether we will have a mild Thanksgiving this year. Follow The Lisa Dent Show on Twitter:Follow @LisaDentSpeaksFollow @SteveBertrand Follow @kpowell720 Follow @maryvandeveldeFollow @LaurenLapka

Duration:00:14:34

Will Perdue on the Bulls raising their level of play

11/22/2022
Will Perdue, former Bulls player and current Bulls analyst for NBC Sports Chicago, joins Wendy Snyder (filling-in for Lisa Dent) to discuss whether the Bulls can emerge from their early-season struggles. Follow The Lisa Dent Show on Twitter:Follow @LisaDentSpeaksFollow @SteveBertrand Follow @kpowell720 Follow @maryvandeveldeFollow @LaurenLapka

Duration:00:09:47

Could rail workers strike before Christmas?

11/22/2022
Jess Dankert, the vice president for supply chain at the Retail Industry Leaders Association, joins Wendy Snyder (filling-in for Lisa Dent) to explain what could happen if the nation’s largest rail union goes on strike and what impact it may have on your holiday shopping. Follow The Lisa Dent Show on Twitter:Follow @LisaDentSpeaksFollow @SteveBertrand Follow @kpowell720 […]

Duration:00:05:51

Tips for decluttering your home ahead of the holidays

11/22/2022
Patty Mullin, the owner of Organizing Unlimited, joins Wendy Snyder (filling-in for Lisa Dent) to give WGN Radio listeners tips and tricks on how to get rid of unnecessary clutter around the house ahead of that family get-together this holiday season. Follow The Lisa Dent Show on Twitter:Follow @LisaDentSpeaksFollow @SteveBertrand Follow @kpowell720 Follow @maryvandeveldeFollow @LaurenLapka

Duration:00:09:20

Spend the holidays with The Beach Boys

11/21/2022
The Beach Boys’ Mike Love joins Wendy Snyder (filling-in for Lisa Dent) to discuss his career, and upcoming ‘Tis the Season with The Beach Boys featuring The Holiday Vibrations Orchestra show at the Chicago Theatre, December 18th. Follow The Lisa Dent Show on Twitter:Follow @LisaDentSpeaksFollow @SteveBertrand Follow @kpowell720 Follow @maryvandeveldeFollow @LaurenLapka

Duration:00:07:42