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John Hockenberry and “The Takeaway” Visit STLPR
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(L to R) Hosts Lily and David Ott, host of “The Takeaway” John Hockenberry, and STLPR GM Tim Eby.";s:
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Cornerstone Society members Jimmie Lenz and John Samet meet with John Hockenberry.
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(L to R) Linda and Michael Honigfort, editor Shula Neuman, Jimmie Lenz, and (seated) Karen Kalish listen to John Hockenberry expound on the news of the day.
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“The Takeaway” recorded for a packed house in the STLPR Community Room.";s:
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Mayor Francis Slay (far left) and Akif Cogo, a Bosnian refugee and President of St. Louis Bosnians, Inc., discuss immigration in St. Louis with Hockenberry (far right) on “The Takeaway.”";s:
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Hockenberry with “Takeaway” guests (L to R) Amy Hunter, Director of Racial Justice for YWCA of Metro St. Louis; Felicia Pulliam, Dev. Director at FOCUS STL and member of the Ferguson Commission; and Rev. Osagyefo Seku, a pastor, author and organizer.";s:
More than 100 people turned out to meet award-winning journalist and NPR’s host of “The Takeaway,” John Hockenberry, and watch the show live from St. Louis Public Radio’s Community Room on Thursday, October 8. The evening before the show, Cornerstone Society members visited with John at the home of Lily and incoming Board President David Ott.