DATE: FRIDAY, SEPTEMBER 28, 2018
VENUE: RED HERRING
VENUE ADDRESS: 1209 W. OREGON, URBANA
FREE! LIMITED SEATING; FIRST COME FIRST SERVED
5:30pm — Red Herring: Reading + Talk from Pizza City USA and eat Tavern Style Pizza with Mayor Deb Feinen and Mayor Diane Marlin: Papa Del’s; Old Orchard; Jupiter’s; Monical’s.
It will be hosted by Jess Hammie; Food + Drink editor at Smile Politely.
7:30pm — Pizza Crawl! Timpone’s; Bread Company; Manolo’s — all of them are literally a block from Red Herring, and within the same two buildings.
Steve Dolinsky has won 13 James Beard Awards for his TV and radio work. Currently, he is the Food Reporter for ABC 7 – Chicago. His “Hungry Hound” reports air on the ABC 7 News at 11 a.m. on Fridays and 10 p.m. on Saturdays, covering a range of food and drink-related topics. He is the Co-Creator/Host of The Feed Podcast with Chef Rick Bayless (which garnered a Beard award in 2015 for best podcast) and also writes occasionally about food in the travel sections of the Chicago Tribune and Canada’s Globe and Mail. Steve is also a frequent contributor to Public Radio International’s “The World.”
Before joining ABC 7, Steve was Executive Producer and Host of “Good Eating.” The weekly, half-hour show aired on CLTV, the 24-hour cable news channel owned by The Tribune Company. He produced and hosted 52 shows per year for 8 years, garnering six Beard Awards for his work there.