An elder care advocate details what you need to ask when finding the best living situation for aging family members. And, the Great Chicago Fire Festival kicks off at the Chicago River Saturday to celebrate the city's rebirth after the Great Chicago Fire. What makes Chicagoans resilient?
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One of the English-language's greatest living playwrights is at the center of a custody struggle between blood family and her chosen family of friends, colleagues, former sudents and a vast network of admirers.