WBEZ | Gary/Chicago International Airport http://www.wbez.org/tags/garychicago-international-airport Latest from WBEZ Chicago Public Radio en Morning Shift: Has the small screen surpassed the silver screen? http://www.wbez.org/programs/morning-shift-tony-sarabia/2013-12-10/morning-shift-has-small-screen-surpassed-silver <img typeof="foaf:Image" src="http://llnw.wbez.org/main-images/movie theater Flickr JanneM.jpg" alt="" /><p><p>With the rise of popular, critically-acclaimed television shows, has TV eclipsed film in terms of quality? Chicago Sun-Times TV critic Lori Rackl and Filmspotting co-host Adam Kempenaar join us to debate which is the superior form of entertainment. (Photo: Flickr/JanneM)</p><div class="storify"><iframe allowtransparency="true" frameborder="no" height="750" src="//storify.com/WBEZ/morning-shift-has-the-small-screen-surpassed-the-s/embed?header=false" width="100%"></iframe><script src="//storify.com/WBEZ/morning-shift-has-the-small-screen-surpassed-the-s.js?header=false"></script><noscript>[<a href="//storify.com/WBEZ/morning-shift-has-the-small-screen-surpassed-the-s" target="_blank">View the story "Morning Shift: Has the small screen surpassed the silver screen? " on Storify</a>]</noscript></div></p> Tue, 10 Dec 2013 08:37:00 -0600 http://www.wbez.org/programs/morning-shift-tony-sarabia/2013-12-10/morning-shift-has-small-screen-surpassed-silver $153 million airport expansion under way in Gary http://www.wbez.org/episode-segments/2011-05-25/153-million-airport-expansion-under-way-gary-87009 <img typeof="foaf:Image" src="http://llnw.wbez.org/segment/photo/2011-May/2011-05-25/Garyairport.jpg" alt="" /><p><p>On Wednesday, officials in Gary, Indiana break ground on a $153 million expansion of its airport. Extending one runway by nearly 2,000 feet will allow larger planes to land at the airport. That could be a boon for the long-struggling airport; especially efforts to make Gary/Chicago International the Chicago area’s third major airport.</p><p>To find out more, <em>Eight Forty-Eight</em> spoke with WBEZ’s Northwest Indiana reporter, Michael Puente.</p><p><em>Music Button: The Paul Speidel Band, "Whoa Yeah!", from the CD Retrorocket, (PSP Recordings)</em></p></p> Wed, 25 May 2011 13:38:00 -0500 http://www.wbez.org/episode-segments/2011-05-25/153-million-airport-expansion-under-way-gary-87009