WBEZ | eddie payton http://www.wbez.org/tags/eddie-payton Latest from WBEZ Chicago Public Radio en 'Afternoon Shift' #190: Sweet shadow http://www.wbez.org/programs/afternoon-shift/2012-11-15/afternoon-shift-190-sweet-shadow-103865 <img typeof="foaf:Image" src="http://llnw.wbez.org/main-images/Walter Payton flickr.jpg" alt="" /><p><script src="http://storify.com/WBEZ/afternoon-shift-190-sweet-shadow.js?header=false&border=false"></script><noscript>[<a href="http://storify.com/WBEZ/afternoon-shift-190-sweet-shadow" target="_blank">View the story "'Afternoon Shift' #190: Sweet shadow " on Storify</a>]<h1>'Afternoon Shift' #190: Sweet shadow </h1><h2>The Better Government Association boys return to field questions and concerns about local government. 'Curious City' goes all graphic novel on this week's question about neighborhood formation. And Walter Payton's older brother, Eddie, talks about life in Sweetness's shadow.</h2><p>Storified by &middot; Thu, Nov 15 2012 11:12:13</p><div>#Sweetness#WalterPayton#Best#RunningBack#Chicago#Legend#Carlos_Lopez</div><div>Remembering crime reporter Jim Agnew by WBEZRick Kogan remembers &quot;one of the literary scene's unseen and unsung masters.&quot;</div><div>AndyShaw and Alden Loury of the <a href="http://www.bettergov.org/" class="">Better Government Association</a> return to give tipsto, and answer questions from, listeners trying to deal with the complexitiesand oddities of our local governmental bodies.Call 312-923-9239 or join the discussion on Twitter #AfternoonShift<br></div><div>The Better Government Association answers your calls about local government by WBEZAndy Shaw and Alden Loury of the Better Government Association return to give tips to, and answer questions from, listeners trying to dea...</div><div>House Speaker Dennis Hastert used little-known gov't office to conduct private business, costing taxpayers $1.8M. http://www.bettergov.org/blogs/morning_watch/morning_watch_-_november_14/Andy Shaw</div><div>Derrick Smith trial date tentatively set for Oct. 21, 2013Tony Arnold</div><div>Today's 3@3 panel consists of Angela Caputo of The Chicago Reporter and WXRT's Mary Dixon. They talk about an embezzlement case in Mary Dixon's home town...Dixon, IL and the latest round of Michelin ratings. <br></div><div>Our 3@3 panel talks embezzlement and foodies by WBEZToday's 3@3 panel consists of Angela Caputo of The Chicago Reporter and WXRT's Mary Dixon. They talk about an embezzlement case in Mary D...</div><div>U.S. Attorney: Ex-Dixon comptroller to plead guilty todayFormer Dixon Comptroller Rita Crundwell plans to plead guilty Wednesday to a federal fraud charge that alleges she siphoned more than $53...</div><div>Chicago chefs boast Michelin ratingsThe official annoucement won&amp;#39;t come until Wednesday. But Tuesday afternoon, Chicago chefs took to Twitter to brag about their new Mic...</div><div>Chicago is known as a city of neighborhoods. Well one curious citizen wanted to know how, when and why that happened. So the <a href="http://curiouscity.wbez.org" class="">Curious City</a> gang came to the rescue! And this week, they included some comic relief in their sleuthing. <br></div><div>Curious City: What's in a (neighborhood) name? by WBEZChicago is known as a city of neighborhoods. Well one curious citizen wanted to know how, when and why that happened. So the Curious City...</div><div>WBEZ : Curious City : Kathy Has A QuestionFor the best experience please use the latest Chrome, Safari or Firefox browser.</div><div>@WBEZCuriousCity @KatieKlocksin So what’s up with Chicago being the “City of Neighborhoods”? http://www.wbez.org/series/curious-city/question-answered-how-are-chicago-neighborhoods-formed-103831Scott Klocksin</div><div>Man, I love @wbezCuriousCity. Check out this non-fiction comic about #chicago neighborhooods: http://tmblr.co/ZeKaPyXGgsapTricia Bobeda</div><div><p>Walter Payton is arguably themost celebrated and beloved athlete in Chicago sports history. Sweetness’sgreatness was much bigger than his small frame--so too was the shadow he cast.Walter’s older brother, Eddie, shares his own candid account of the life andlegacy of #34 in his new book, <b><i>Walter &amp; Me: Standing in the Shadow ofSweetness</i>.</b></p></div><div>Eddie Payton, Walter's brother, shares story of life in new book by WBEZWalter Payton is arguably the most celebrated and beloved athlete in Chicago sports history. Sweetness's greatness was much bigger than h...</div><div>Eddie Payton's eulogy of his brother, Walter Paytonsweetnessbook</div></noscript></p> Wed, 14 Nov 2012 13:07:00 -0600 http://www.wbez.org/programs/afternoon-shift/2012-11-15/afternoon-shift-190-sweet-shadow-103865