Americans have access to more information at fast speeds than ever before. But is instant info always a good thing? We debate it out with a digital junkie and an analog enthusiast. (Photo: Flickr/Sean MacEntee)
The future of innovation in Chicago is being created in one of the oldest buildings in the city. Up on the 12th floor of the Merchandise Mart an unusually high level of entrepreneurial energy is coming from a 50,000 sq. foot workspace called 1871.
Some city high schools have alarmingly few students enrolled this fall, raising questions about whether neighborhood high schools with long Chicago histories will be able to stay alive in an increasingly competitive marketplace.