WBEZ | morning shift http://www.wbez.org/tags/morning-shift Latest from WBEZ Chicago Public Radio en Morning Shift: A colorful-graphic-look at Lincoln's most famous speech http://www.wbez.org/programs/morning-shift-tony-sarabia/2013-11-19/morning-shift-colorful-graphic-look-lincolns-most <img typeof="foaf:Image" src="http://llnw.wbez.org/main-images/8555459728_ce34a24a58_0.jpg" alt="" /><p><p>When kids are removed from the care of their biological parents, often relatives step up as guardians. As part of our series <em>Faces of Failure</em>, we explore how the system works with these caretakers.&nbsp;</p><div class="storify"><iframe allowtransparency="true" frameborder="no" height="750" src="//storify.com/WBEZ/morning-shift-a-colorful-look-at-lincoln-s-most-fa/embed" width="100%"></iframe><script src="//storify.com/WBEZ/morning-shift-a-colorful-look-at-lincoln-s-most-fa.js"></script><noscript>[<a href="//storify.com/WBEZ/morning-shift-a-colorful-look-at-lincoln-s-most-fa" target="_blank">View the story "Morning Shift: A colorful-graphic-look at Lincoln's most famous speech" on Storify</a>]</noscript></div></p> Tue, 19 Nov 2013 11:05:00 -0600 http://www.wbez.org/programs/morning-shift-tony-sarabia/2013-11-19/morning-shift-colorful-graphic-look-lincolns-most Morning Shift: Revisiting the past and envisioning the future http://www.wbez.org/programs/morning-shift-tony-sarabia/2013-10-25/morning-shift-revisiting-past-and-envisioning-future <img typeof="foaf:Image" src="http://llnw.wbez.org/main-images/1893 Flickr Boston Public Library.jpg" alt="" /><p><p>We take a look back at an important moment in Chicago&#39;s history: World&rsquo;s Columbian Exposition of 1893. Plus, comedian Alonzo Bodden finds the humor in headline news.</p><div class="storify"><iframe src="//storify.com/WBEZ/morning-shift-revisiting-the-past-and-envisioning/embed?header=false" width="100%" height=750 frameborder=no allowtransparency=true></iframe><script src="//storify.com/WBEZ/morning-shift-revisiting-the-past-and-envisioning.js?header=false"></script><noscript>[<a href="//storify.com/WBEZ/morning-shift-revisiting-the-past-and-envisioning" target="_blank">View the story "Morning Shift: Revisiting the past and envisioning the future" on Storify</a>]</noscript></div></p> Fri, 25 Oct 2013 08:30:00 -0500 http://www.wbez.org/programs/morning-shift-tony-sarabia/2013-10-25/morning-shift-revisiting-past-and-envisioning-future Morning Shift: Healthy - and tasty - eating in Chicago Public Schools http://www.wbez.org/programs/morning-shift-tony-sarabia/2013-09-30/morning-shift-healthy-and-tasty-eating-chicago-public <img typeof="foaf:Image" src="http://llnw.wbez.org/main-images/fruit photo.jpg" alt="" /><p><p>We talk about whether consumer boycotts yield any results in light of the Barilla controversy and recap the Bears game against the Lions. Later, we discuss what CPS is doing with its empty schools and ways chefs are helping CPS eat healthier.</p><div class="storify"><iframe src="//storify.com/WBEZ/morning-shift-9-30/embed?header=false" width="100%" height=750 frameborder=no allowtransparency=true></iframe><script src="//storify.com/WBEZ/morning-shift-9-30.js?header=false"></script><noscript>[<a href="//storify.com/WBEZ/morning-shift-9-30" target="_blank">View the story "Morning Shift: Healthy - and tasty - eating in Chicago Public Schools" on Storify</a>]</noscript></div></p> Mon, 30 Sep 2013 09:08:00 -0500 http://www.wbez.org/programs/morning-shift-tony-sarabia/2013-09-30/morning-shift-healthy-and-tasty-eating-chicago-public Morning Shift: Surviving guilt http://www.wbez.org/programs/morning-shift-tony-sarabia/2013-09-20/morning-shift-surviving-guilt-108730 <img typeof="foaf:Image" src="http://llnw.wbez.org/main-images/Guilt Flickr h.koppdelaney.jpg" alt="" /><p><p>The new documentary &quot;Sole Survivor&quot; follows&nbsp; plane crash survivor George Lamson. We&#39;ll talk to George, and the woman who tells his story. Then Monica Eng kicks off our new series &quot;Eat This!&quot;, and Dustin Wong wows with his guitar work.</p><div class="storify"><iframe allowtransparency="true" frameborder="no" height="750" src="//storify.com/WBEZ/morning-shift-69/embed?header=false" width="100%"></iframe><script src="//storify.com/WBEZ/morning-shift-69.js?header=false"></script><noscript>[<a href="//storify.com/WBEZ/morning-shift-69" target="_blank">View the story "Morning Shift: Surviving guilt" on Storify</a>]</noscript></div></p> Fri, 20 Sep 2013 08:26:00 -0500 http://www.wbez.org/programs/morning-shift-tony-sarabia/2013-09-20/morning-shift-surviving-guilt-108730 Morning Shift: Avoid getting checked out at the checkout line http://www.wbez.org/programs/morning-shift-tony-sarabia/2013-08-27/morning-shift-avoid-getting-checked-out-checkout-line <img typeof="foaf:Image" src="http://llnw.wbez.org/main-images/Basket - Flickr- bcostin.jpg" alt="" /><p><p>WBEZ producer Monica Eng shares the details of a study exploring what items people buy to disguise another embarrassing item in their shopping basket. Also, Chicago public schools are getting ready to teach comprehensive sex education courses. What&#39;s in the curriculum?</p><div class="storify"><iframe allowtransparency="true" frameborder="no" height="750" src="//storify.com/WBEZ/morning-shift-52/embed?header=false" width="100%"></iframe><script src="//storify.com/WBEZ/morning-shift-52.js?header=false"></script><noscript>[<a href="//storify.com/WBEZ/morning-shift-52" target="_blank">View the story "Morning Shift: Avoid getting checked out at the checkout line" on Storify</a>]</noscript></div></p> Tue, 27 Aug 2013 08:17:00 -0500 http://www.wbez.org/programs/morning-shift-tony-sarabia/2013-08-27/morning-shift-avoid-getting-checked-out-checkout-line Morning Shift: Dealing with first day jitters http://www.wbez.org/programs/morning-shift-tony-sarabia/2013-08-26/morning-shift-dealing-first-day-jitters-108520 <img typeof="foaf:Image" src="http://llnw.wbez.org/main-images/Parent-child - Flickr-stephanski.jpg" alt="" /><p><p>Monday marks the first day of school for CPS students, some of whom will be at new schools for the first time. We check in from various schools around the city. And, we discuss strategies for dealing with the anxiety of the first day of school.</p><div class="storify"><iframe allowtransparency="true" frameborder="no" height="750" src="//storify.com/WBEZ/morning-shift-51/embed?header=false" width="100%"></iframe><script src="//storify.com/WBEZ/morning-shift-51.js?header=false"></script><noscript>[<a href="//storify.com/WBEZ/morning-shift-51" target="_blank">View the story "Morning Shift: Dealing with first day jitters" on Storify</a>]</noscript></div></p> Mon, 26 Aug 2013 08:19:00 -0500 http://www.wbez.org/programs/morning-shift-tony-sarabia/2013-08-26/morning-shift-dealing-first-day-jitters-108520 Morning Shift: Running against the odds http://www.wbez.org/programs/morning-shift-tony-sarabia/2013-08-23/morning-shift-running-against-odds-108504 <img typeof="foaf:Image" src="http://llnw.wbez.org/main-images/Finish Line - Flickr- jayneandd.jpg" alt="" /><p><p>The 31st annual Chicago Triathlon takes place this Sunday. We talk to two para-athletes who are participating in the race about what&#39;s involved in their training. And, we take the temperature on cellphone policies in suburban school districts.</p><div class="storify"><iframe allowtransparency="true" frameborder="no" height="750" src="//storify.com/WBEZ/morning-shift-50/embed?header=false" width="100%"></iframe><script src="//storify.com/WBEZ/morning-shift-50.js?header=false"></script><noscript>[<a href="//storify.com/WBEZ/morning-shift-50" target="_blank">View the story "Morning Shift: Running against the odds" on Storify</a>]</noscript></div></p> Fri, 23 Aug 2013 08:26:00 -0500 http://www.wbez.org/programs/morning-shift-tony-sarabia/2013-08-23/morning-shift-running-against-odds-108504 Morning Shift: Gov. Quinn organizes transit task force to take on scandals at agencies http://www.wbez.org/programs/morning-shift-tony-sarabia/2013-08-22/morning-shift-gov-quinn-organizes-transit-task-force <img typeof="foaf:Image" src="http://llnw.wbez.org/main-images/Red Line - Flickr- Buddahbless.jpg" alt="" /><p><p>With an eye on improving service and eliminating corruption, Gov. Quinn has organized a transit task force. We discuss what&#39;s ahead for the panel. Also, the history and future of The Purple Hotel.&nbsp;</p><div class="storify"><iframe allowtransparency="true" frameborder="no" height="750" src="//storify.com/WBEZ/morning-shift-49/embed?header=false" width="100%"></iframe><script src="//storify.com/WBEZ/morning-shift-49.js?header=false"></script><noscript>[<a href="//storify.com/WBEZ/morning-shift-49" target="_blank">View the story "Morning Shift: Gov. Quinn organizes transit task force to take on scandals at agencies" on Storify</a>]</div></noscript></div></p> Thu, 22 Aug 2013 08:17:00 -0500 http://www.wbez.org/programs/morning-shift-tony-sarabia/2013-08-22/morning-shift-gov-quinn-organizes-transit-task-force Morning Shift: Food for thought (and a chocolate croissant, too) http://www.wbez.org/programs/morning-shift-tony-sarabia/2013-08-21/morning-shift-food-thought-and-chocolate-croissant <img typeof="foaf:Image" src="http://llnw.wbez.org/main-images/CSA-Flickr- Edsel L.jpg" alt="" /><p><p>We critique some new breakfast options at Starbucks, and offer new ways to deal with your Community Supported Agriculture (CSA) provider. And, a shooting on a CPS &quot;safe passage&quot; route raises questions as the new school year approaches.&nbsp;</p><p><iframe allowtransparency="true" frameborder="no" height="750" src="//storify.com/WBEZ/morning-shift-48/embed?header=false" width="100%"></iframe><script src="//storify.com/WBEZ/morning-shift-48.js?header=false"></script><noscript>[<a href="//storify.com/WBEZ/morning-shift-48" target="_blank">View the story "Morning Shift: Food for thought (and a chocolate croissant, too)" on Storify</a>]</noscript></p></p> Wed, 21 Aug 2013 08:41:00 -0500 http://www.wbez.org/programs/morning-shift-tony-sarabia/2013-08-21/morning-shift-food-thought-and-chocolate-croissant Morning Shift: Understanding alternative birthing options http://www.wbez.org/programs/morning-shift-tony-sarabia/2013-08-20/morning-shift-understanding-alternative-birthing <img typeof="foaf:Image" src="http://llnw.wbez.org/main-images/Birthing - Flickr - sabianmaggy.jpg" alt="" /><p><p>We delve into the various types of midwives and birthing methods available to women in Illinois. And WBEZ&#39;s Natalie Moore stops by to explain what happened at a Town Hall meeting in Chicago&#39;s Roseland neighborhood.</p><p><iframe allowtransparency="true" frameborder="no" height="750" src="//storify.com/WBEZ/morning-shift-47/embed?header=false" width="100%"></iframe><script src="//storify.com/WBEZ/morning-shift-47.js?header=false"></script><noscript>[<a href="//storify.com/WBEZ/morning-shift-47" target="_blank">View the story "Morning Shift: Understanding alternative birthing options" on Storify</a>]</noscript></p></p> Tue, 20 Aug 2013 08:35:00 -0500 http://www.wbez.org/programs/morning-shift-tony-sarabia/2013-08-20/morning-shift-understanding-alternative-birthing