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"holly buchan" Discussed on WGN Radio

WGN Radio

03:27 min | 2 years ago

"holly buchan" Discussed on WGN Radio

"Taking lots of donations for package email that we've become really good at room service door to door for family but I know it's hard to say just like everybody else and inspectors thank you have a big gala fundraiser that I guess you had to cancel or put on hold that I see and under a law or some sort of remote to venture doing yes so are unveil a we are in the midst of the Cafferty day campaign right now that will all come together at the last four days in the month of April creature may second we rely on that offense carries a you know over a million dollars a year for us and it is that it is essential shopping need our our fundraising goals especially during keep should get into Q. Q. three so it's become a virtual event and is that a four day fun out here as we get to April thirtieth through may second where families can be involved together and you can also contribute and and get to the mission and share your story so it's you know we're taking that market wide in Chicago land this year so you know you don't have to buy a cable to come you can just get our website and follow the live streaming events and participate in that lifestyle for it will be an auction online that way we will have an option and ways to support families and honestly just to do things together as a family we're having gained nine a damper on I think we have a chef or chef that you capture chefs are gonna do some king replicates and on some personal experience long lines so you know we're just finding ways to bring the community together and celebrate the mission and raise awareness and raise support resources for the rock dot Shareef I think if I go online and do this and I think we all will or should die I think you should still put on nice clothes put on a pretty dress did you complete your red shoes on for us if you've got a pair yeah okay yeah hi it you're absolutely right and get the best place to really check on that happening but our website and about how Chicago dot org if you go into the events top you will see a great many of all the things that we're doing to put on an on gala this year let's sell let's let's close with that Holly what's that website how do I get involved it's Ronald how Chicago dot org Ronald taking landing page and then that hit the events tab or hit news and stories also if you want to stay abreast of all the things that we need and how you can help during the times of crisis that's a good idea Ronald house Chicago Chicago got it Holly Buchan doll is the chief executive officer there Ronald McDonald house charities of Chicago land in northwest Indiana well done Holly let's visit again our best to all of you thank you very much about stay well twelve forty one okay now the Wintrust businessmen at one o'clock it's time for the winters because this let your daily round up of Chicago area business news the Palmer house has been flagged for potential loan default crane says the owner of the city's second largest hotel missed its April debt payment the city's hotels have been slammed by collapsing travel during the pandemic do you rely on work printing at your local coffee shop the shops use print with me off in a Chicago start up of the coffee shops are closed these days so now print with me I started home delivery they print your documents and then drop them off at your door and.

"holly buchan" Discussed on WGN Radio

WGN Radio

01:32 min | 2 years ago

"holly buchan" Discussed on WGN Radio

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"holly buchan" Discussed on WGN Radio

WGN Radio

04:44 min | 3 years ago

"holly buchan" Discussed on WGN Radio

"I know you're on Twitter. I know you're on Facebook. Am I John underscore chaos? We'll where can we find you as well? I am very much on Twitter especially on Sundays when I'm covering live tweeting bond courts twenty six and Cal I think everyone on the planet should go to bond court at least once. Well behind the behind the little divider, I think not in front of it quite an experience. I exactly you're right. You should should witness Bancorp. Don't you think? Oh, absolutely. You could find me on Twitter at X Midden warr cowboy. Add-ons come on. And you're on the Chicago Tribune pretty much every other day at least only when people are murdered there. Unfortunately. Yeah. But we'll learn John cast. We'll have you back on program talk a little bit more in depth. But follow you guys. And again, that's the Chicago way. Congratulations on your show and good luck to it. Because I think it's great. It's great. I love you. We love you. And you are an awesome person. Just love you. And I I want this to do. Well, you guys are very sweet. Thank you so much. I'm sorry. We didn't have a ton of time tonight. But we're going to have you both back on. And this is going to be podcast tonight at WGN radio dot com. Read Willie Reed, John casts. You guys are the best. Thank you. So much are Patti Vasquez up next. Hear the sounds that matter the top five at five from the Roe Conn show with Anna, weekday afternoons on seven twenty WGN. Chicago smart speaker user, just say play WGN radio on tune in. The news is sponsored by joint relief institute. Here is done cleven. Thank you. Andrea. Good evening. It is thirty three degrees under overcast. Skies right now at O'Hare a twenty five year old man's in jail. After police say he hit and killed a teenager on her way to Richard high school this morning. The same man was arrested by Marion at park police late last night for theft to called this guy was region over the Byron drinking the bottles of alcohol side of the bar. Police say about eight hours after he got out of jail. He hits three cars nearby Oakland four driving down the ten thousand block of central and hitting the fifteen year old girl. Chicago ridge officer was about to stop the twenty five year old before he hit high school students. He was arrested shortly after police do believe alcohol was a factor. Charges are pending Illinois six Catholic Bill bishop's rather weighed in on the state's move to legalize recreational marijuana. They released a statement urging state lawmakers to vote. No when the legislation comes up the general assembly. Robert Gilligan was Catholic conference of Illinois says the marketing of marijuana products can be a green light for teens to try more. We have seen in other states the marketing of marijuana. Type products and that is dangerous because they're in the form of candies or brownies and things like that. Which can lead children to believe that this is something that it is not governor Pritzker supports legalizing recreational cannabis, and it's widely believed that lawmakers will approve legislation. The Ronald McDonald houses help families whose children have serious illnesses requiring their family to be nearby after the extreme weather last week busted waterpipes nearly ruined. The Ronald McDonald house in Hyde Park. Holly Buchan hall, the CEO of Ronald McDonald house charities says a fundraising page has been set up to help those families affected with immediate personal needs. We have families that will be checking in today, we have new referrals everyday, childhood illness continues and these families need to stay close to their kids when they're fighting for their lives and families are trying to hold it together. Renovations could take two to three months the use of mercenaries is surging around the world this according to UN secretary General Antonio Gutierrez in a report he says, the Mercs are not only. Fighting and wars and illegally exploiting natural resources. But now also feeding off of organized crime terrorism and violent extremism across various countries today. Gutierrez called for broader support against the use of mercenaries and stronger efforts at preventing young people from going that route Rwanda's foreign minister says now cyber attacks and global espionage are being executed by mercenary groups quote from the comfort of their own homes. Puerto Rico gets approval for some major restructuring of its debt by a federal bankruptcy. Judge in the first deal of its kind for the territory. Today's ruling involves more than seventeen billion dollars in government bonds backed by a sales and use tax the deal requires Puerto Rico to pay thirty two billion dollars over the next forty years a federal control board which oversees the government's finances. There says the deal will help revive the island's economy. Opponents say it will only create more debt for Puerto Rico, which has been bogged down by a twelve year recession and after snow and frigid weather. It's now that time of year drivers in Chicago. Dread. Pothole season. You can call three one one to report one or go online at three one one dot Chicago dot gov. These drivers are getting fed up already. This.

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"holly buchan" Discussed on WGN Radio

WGN Radio

01:47 min | 3 years ago

"holly buchan" Discussed on WGN Radio

"We still have some fog and mist around fifty degrees right now at O'Hare a fifteen year old student at Richards high school in Oaklawn has died after she was hit by a car in Chicago ridge, this morning police had reports of a car involved in several hit and run accidents in the area. Twenty five year old man is in custody, Illinois, six Catholic bishops weighed in on the state's interest in legalizing marijuana. They released a statement today saying they don't like the idea Robert Gilligan with the Catholic conference of Illinois says it could be dangerous you legalize something you're asking for for more of it. So this gives a green light to adolescents and teenagers to try. And experiment with drugs that can often be a gateway drug governor Pritzker supports legalizing recreational marijuana. Did you pipes survive the deep freeze a lot of us can say yes, but many more say no the Ronald McDonald house in Hyde Park is one on the no side, they're dealing with burst piping there. And that is worse family staying there while their children are hospitalized to move to a hotel instead Holly Buchan dollars, the CEO of Ronald McDonald house charities anything can happen. When you have a freeze of this magnitude that happens in the city. And so we are all facing moments where pipes break and water. It's not our friends. Renovations. Could take a few months fundraising page has been set up to help the families. In the meantime, the jury at the trial of Mexican drug Lord, El Chapo has begun deliberations in New York, the jury's her testimony lasting nearly three months about goose months rise to power as head of the law cartel. Prosecutors say he's responsible for smuggling at least two hundred tons of cocaine into the US President Trump delivers his state of the. The union address tomorrow night, senior Trump aide Kellyanne Conway standing outside the White House today gave a bit of a preview president is.

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"holly buchan" Discussed on WGN Radio

WGN Radio

02:21 min | 3 years ago

"holly buchan" Discussed on WGN Radio

"Ronald McDonald house over the weekend forestall of the families who were living there out the charities CEO. Holly Buchan doll says a fundraising page has been set up to help them still working on catering meals and helping with laundry transportation to and from the hospital from the hotel location. So all those become very immediate needs. Folkston really help us keep these families together of those displaced many of them have been put up in a nearby motel with whatever they could grab after water pipes burst in the building. Chicago police are reviewing surveillance video taken from cameras in the vicinity of a lounge where seven people were shot early Sunday morning on southside two men were killed five. Others injured with this fight started around two AM inside Ron Reynolds lounge near seventy fifth and Ingles side that fight then spilled outside the club. Police say that's when a silver four door Ford pulled up, and that someone inside it began shooting no arrests the federal government will partially shut down again in less than two weeks. If agreement isn't reached on the spending plan ABC's Tara Palmeri PTS as lawmakers on. Both sides are still dug in president. Now speaker Nancy Pelosi both set in their ways, she says under no condition will there be money in the budget for a wall. There's not be any wall money in the in the in the legislation, but Trump is facing opposition in congress on multiple fronts. A large group of Republican senators recently passed an amendment rebuking the president's plans to pull troops overseas fighting terrorism and the president sat down for a wide ranging interview it covered things like Roger stone, North Korea much, more ABC's, Chuck Sivertsen reports on advisor confidant, and friend Roger stone indicted in the Russia investigation. Would you pardon him have not about it? It looks like he's defending himself. Very well. Margaret Brennan on CBS face the nation asked about a second summit with North Korea's leader. You'll be finding out probably say to the union or shortly before. But the meeting said he's looking forward to it. I'm looking forward to it. We've made tremendous progress on house speaker Pelosi opposing a border wall. She was very rigid, which I would expect. But I think she's very bad for our country. Richton ABC news. We'll check sports traffic and weather next on WGN looking to stand out from the package your first job when you earn a master's in management from Georgetown. You'll gain the skills employers value most elevating your career prospects.

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