The beginning of May here in Chicago means the end of the current class of city aldermen. Chicagoans voted in 13 new freshman aldermen for the 2015 through 2019 term - and they’ll join the ranks with a big group of more familiar faces. Here to talk about what’s left for the current group to tackle - and what the new group looks like - is WBEZ’s City Politics reporter Lauren Chooljian. Also, a look at the history of white riots in Chicago.
From plastic bags to ride sharing, we recap the action at Chicago's City Council meeting. We hear about a contest to find the best liar in Chicago. Plus, a local university's dominance in a sport that usually doesn't get much attention.