gardening, the environment, green living and a lot of humor

Mike Nowak, co-host Peggy Malecki and members of the show's green team discuss important gardening and environment topics with authorities in the field.

It's a Wonderful Slice of It's a Wonderful Life 2011

2011-12-15

Mike enlists the aid of Producer Heather Frey, Our Town host Mike Sanders and Mighty House host Ron Cowgill to help him with his annual performance of the classic holiday film.

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2011-12-11

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December 4, 2011 - The WCPT Holiday Harvest Broadcast

2011-12-04

Mike joins Mike Sanders of WCPT's Our Town in a three hour broadcast to encourage people to donate to the WCPT Holiday Harvest Food Drive.

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November 27, 2011

2011-11-27

Mike previews the WCPT Holiday Harvest food drive from December 1 through December 11, and learns how the National Forest Foundation is stepping up to help the Midewin National Tallgrass Prairie restoration effort.

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November 20, 2011

2011-11-20

Mike follows up on D. Landreth Seed Company's attempt to sell 1 million catalogs, talks to the company that invented the Number 2 pencil on its 250th Anniversary, and encourages people to Unwrap Chicago: Eat, Drink and Buy Local.

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Suzanne Keers of Local First Chicago talks about Unwrap Chicago: Eat, Drink and Buy Local

2011-11-20

Suzanne Keers, co-founder and executive director of Local First Chicago, urges people to shop local for the holidays to pump money back into local economies.

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2011-11-20

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An Interview with former Commissioner of the Chicago Department of the Environment Suzanne Malec-McKenna

2011-11-12

Mike talks to Suzanne Malec-McKenna, former commissioner of the Chicago Department of the Environment about being let go by the Rahm Emanuel Administration and where environmental concerns are headed, now that the DOE is being dismantled.

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2011-11-06

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October 30, 2011

2011-10-30

Mike interviews a south side Chicago couple who helped to transform a brownfield into a nationally recognized nature center, talks about Mayor Rahm Emanuel's food summit, and previews this season's winter farmers markets in the Chicago area.

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