Comments Send Print Share Recommend Tweet Morning Shift: Bronzeville seeks sustainable future to preserve past April 24, 2013 WBEZ [View the story "Morning Shift: Bronzeville looks to a sustainable future to preserve the past" on Storify]Morning Shift: Bronzeville looks to a sustainable future to preserve the pastPaula Robinson of the Black Metropolis National Heritage Area Commission explains how the group is implementing sustainability plans like preserving the Lakefront and Washington Park in its pursuit of distinction as a "Black Metropolis". Storified by · Wed, Apr 24 2013 09:03:3820130307 37 CTA South Side L @ 35th Bronzeville IITdavidwilson1949Retail and fast food workers strikeSears workers Judy Luna explains some of the conditions and reasons that have her and other workers striking Wednesday morning in Chicago's Loop area.Fight for 15Workers Organizing Committee of ChicagoChicago fast food, retail workers plan strike todayCommunity organizers said they expect hundreds of fast food and retail workers in Chicago to walk off the job Wednesday in a campaign to ...Chicago area home sales have 'awesome' monthChicago magazine's Dennis Rodkin details how the Chicago area has bounced back from dismal sales. Chicago Real Estate Was Awesome in March - Deal Estate - April 2013 - ChicagoGraphic: Courtesy of MREDLLC We may have had ridiculously cold weather in March, but the heat in the real estate market more than made up...Bradley University student wins national speech contestOne college team dominating its field doesn’t strap oncleats, a helmet or even a jersey, and is a college you wouldn’t automaticallythink of: Bradley University. Its arena of choice is the podium,and the “players” are actually speakers. The downstateIllinois team has clobbered its rivals yet again at the prestigious National ForensicsAssociation national tournament. The team cleaned up, taking home its41st overall national championship since 1978, accordingto the team. We speak with the man who brought home the grand prizefrom this year’s NFA national tournament, Kaybee Brown.Bronzeville as Black MetropolisThe Black Metropolis National Heritage Area Commission has been pursuing designation as a Black metropolis and they have a new angle of pursuing sustainable efforts in the area. What do you know about Bronzeville?About UsOrganizational Background: In 2004, the Bronzeville Community Development Partnership formed a steering committee to work on the Black Me...Bronzeville Celebrates Groundbreaking Of New Shops, ApartmentsGround was broken Tuesday on a new commercial and residential development in Bronzeville, a project the likes of which haven't been seen ...Why Are Pilsen and Bronzeville Redeveloping at Different Speeds? - Deal Estate - January 2013 - ChicagoChicago's Pilsen and Bronzeville neighborhoods have a lot in common. They are both near the Loop, have lots of public transportation, and...Federal Criminal Defense in Boston CaseCareer criminal defense attorney Jeff Urdangenexplains some of the issues the defense will face in the case of Boston Marathon suspect Dzhokhar Tsarnaev. Urdangan is Directorof the Center for Criminal Defense at the Bluhm Legal Clinic of the Northwestern University School of Law. The Case Against Dzhokhar Tsarnaev: A GuideOn Monday, the government filed formal charges against Dzhokhar Tsarnaev in the terrorist attack on the Boston Marathon last week. He is ...Boston Bombing: Spotlight On Federal Public DefendersHe may be one of the most hated men in America. But Dzhokhar Tsarnaev is getting legal counsel from an office led by one of the nation's ...Dzhokhar Tsarnaev charged with using 'weapon of mass destruction'Federal prosecutors announced terrorism charges against the surviving suspect in the Boston Marathon bombing on Monday, outlining a chill... Comments Send Print Share Recommend Tweet Categories Bronzeville, Previous post in Morning Shift with Tony Sarabia Chicago Pride, even in the face of loss Next post in Morning Shift with Tony Sarabia Sequester cuts, long-term unemployed and Chicago's tech scene View the discussion thread. Top Headlines On WBEZ.org Discussing Nelson Mandela in Room 215 Young man finds new hope after HIV diagnosis The Best Albums of 2013: The Top 10 Looking back at 1970s Uptown Strange Brews Podcast The politics behind the Illinois pension vote Chewing the Fat with Monica Eng and Louisa Chu How do kids like the new CPS lunches? Remembering the 'Forgotten Hoosiers'