We learn how DCS is working to improve local lives. Plus we talk about the inaugural CU Oktoberfest, which will support the organization.
Posts by John Steinbacher:
SP Radio Podcast: Talking the walk
Planners from Champaign and Urbana discuss the importance of improving pedestrian access throughout the region.
Today on SP Radio: Talking about walking
Cars get all the money/road space; bikes get the lion share of the media attention; but pedestrian transport remains incredibly vital to any town’s infrastructure and citizen satisfaction. So tonight on Smile Politely Radio, we’re …
Today on SP Radio: Jay Moses and Young Blu
Tonight on SP Radio, local rapper Jay Moses will join us in the studio. Moses has made a name for himself through his solo material and his many collaborations. Moses will fill us in on …
SP Radio Podcast: A taste of Chicago in downtown Urbana
We talk with Lisa Janes about the Urbana Museum of Photography and their exhibit featuring the work of Joseph Sterling.
SP Radio Podcast: Local veggies from the Sustainable Student Farm
We talk with Managing Director Zack Grant about the past, present, and future of the unique U of I farmland.
Today on SP Radio: The Student Sustainable Farm
On the campus of the University of Illinois, nestled in between all the ag research fields is the Student Sustainable Farm. The SSF serves as a production farm to supply U of I residence halls …
SP Radio Podcast: The Butcher arrives in Urbana
We talk to local chef Joshua Boyd about his plans to open a butcher shop in Urbana.
Today on SP Radio: The Butcher is coming
In modern American society, there continues to be a large gap between most people and the origins of their food. But in the last decade, a movement has grown to help demistify food and the …
Today on SP Radio: Zero Percent seeks to minimize food waste
Tonight on SP Radio, we talk to Rajesh Karmani and Julie Carlson about their Zero Percent project. The project seeks to help businesses move surplus, edible food to soup kitchens, and other shelters. Here’s Jeremiah …