We look back to a speech about fair housing Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. made 50 years ago tomorrow in Winnetka. Crain’s Chicago Business Real Estate reporter Dennis Rodkin stops by to talk about new housing along the Chicago river. Filmmaker Kris Swanberg on her new film "Unexpected." And finally, Sandra Bernhard, comedian, actress and provocateur, stops by the studio.
We wrap up the Illinois legislative spring session. Dennis Rodkin brings us the latest in real estate news. We look at preparation for same sex marriages in Illinois. And, the music of jazz pianist Jason Moran.
We get a preview of Governor Pat Quinn's budget address. Also, some details behind a proposal to create another Big Ten public university in Illinois. And, housing news from real estate reporter Dennis Rodkin.
DCFS Director Richard Calica resigned Friday. It comes in the midst of a joint WBEZ/Chicago Sun-Times investigation probing into the uptick in deaths of kids under the watch of the Department of Children and Family Services. We learn more about the names behind the numbers.