10 / 15 / 13
Foodies: The Latest Victims of Local Scams


Con artists always go where the marks are and the with the rise of gourmet food and drink events, they have a whole new industry to exploit. Our very own Travel-Sized Travel Guide, Sarahlynn Pablo, joined the AMp’s Molly Adams and guest co-host Ernest Wilkins this morning as she shared the details about a specific scam recently perpetrated in the Chicago area. She also pointed out how to avoid shelling out money for non-existent shellfish.

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05 / 13 / 13
Steve Dolinsky on the Top 5 Burger Places in Chicago


Steve Dolinsky is a professional food reporter and critic. He’s been reporting for WBEZ, ABC 7 and other media outlets in Chicago since 1992. The Michigan Avenue Magazine contributor speaks with Shantell about burgers and the top 5 burger joints in Chicago.

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02 / 19 / 13

Overdrive 2.19.13 Cash Money Tuesday: Finish Your Food!

Fined for leftovers? A restaurant in Japan is making sure that every plate is clean. We talk about Hachikyo’s strict policy of fining patrons who do not finish their meals. 

Rubio Water Bottles: No matter what political party you align with, everyone agrees that Marco Rubio’s water sip during his speech after the President’s State of the Union address was kind of strange. Turns out that awkward moment of thirst-quenching has raised over $100,000 for a PAC that supports Rubio. We discuss.

Job from Around the Way:We present the latest job lead in hopes of making the search a bit easier in this tough economy. 

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