We delve into the concept of intellectual virtue and whether it's present in the various political campaigns around the country. Plus, a sneak peek of this weekend's Open House Chicago which opens some of the city's private landmarks to the public.
We talk about the efforts Chicago is taking to screen airport passengers of Ebola and what nurses across the United States are doing to protect themselves from the disease. And, hear from the first woman to open at the Islamic Society of North America convention.
We recap the first formal debate of the Illinois gubernatorial race. And, get a wrap on the Blackhawks' first game of the season. Plus, we talk with the author of the new book "The Dylanologists" which explores the many stratagems of Bob Dylan admirers.
We take a look at Cook County's finances with Board President Toni Preckwinkle. Plus, retiring WBEZ staffer Richard Steele shares some of his favorite music from his many years as a music host here in Chicago.
Veteran host Richard Steele will retire from his full-time post at WBEZ after 27 years in public radio. Those who've had the pleasure to work with him wanted to share the driveway moments they'll never forget