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How loud are the cicadas at your house?

How loud are the cicadas at your house?

The most noticeable part of the cicada invasion blanketing the central United States is the sound — an eerie, amazingly loud song that gets in a person’s ears and won’t let much else in. “It’s beautiful chaos,” said Rebecca Schmidt, a U.S. Department of Agriculture research entomologist. “It does make this kind of symphony.” The…

Dismantling the ‘Pritzker Machine’

Dismantling the ‘Pritzker Machine’

Former GOP Candidate for Lt. Governor of Illinois Aaron Del Mar joins the Ramblin Ray Stevens Show to discuss the evolving dynamics of business operations in the Illinois House, his strategies for challenging the ‘Pritzker Machine’ and offers insights on how voters can actively participate at the local level.

Illinois Senator Tammy Duckworth urging the passage of a bill that would give women access to IVF

Illinois Senator Tammy Duckworth urging the passage of a bill that would give women access to IVF

Senate Democrats are seeking to highlight Republicans’ resistance to legislation that would make it a right nationwide for women to access in vitro fertilization and other fertility treatments. They are holding a vote as part of Senate Majority Leader Chuck Schumer’s effort to drive an election-year contrast on reproductive care. Sen. Tammy Duckworth, a military…

Mott’s Lounge: Thriving Through Prohibition to Celebrate a Century in Business

Mott’s Lounge: Thriving Through Prohibition to Celebrate a Century in Business

Celebrating its remarkable 102nd year, Owner of Mott’s Lounge, Robin Getzleman, joins the Ramblin Ray Stevens Show to share the fascinating history behind this iconic lounge. They delve into how Mott’s Lounge navigated the challenges of the pandemic, and Robin reveals the secret to maintaining a successful 5th generation bar.

Is Our Economy Turned Upside Down?

Is Our Economy Turned Upside Down?

David Hochberg joins the Ramblin Ray Stevens Show to peer into the Homeside Financial market crystal ball. They delve into the factors influencing the delay in rate drops, what made the economy turn upside down, and the importance of focusing on monthly payments rather than just rates.

Alderman Anthony Napolitano Champions New City Ordinance Backing First Responders

Alderman Anthony Napolitano Champions New City Ordinance Backing First Responders

41st Alderman Anthony Napolitano joins the Ramblin Ray Stevens Show to delve into his initiative to introduce a new city ordinance supporting first responders, the importance of implementing mental health resources for these essential workers, and highlights exciting upcoming summer events aimed at supporting small businesses in the 41st Ward.