WBEZ | Tony Sarabia http://www.wbez.org/tags/tony-sarabia Latest from WBEZ Chicago Public Radio en Morning Shift: Inching closer to the debt ceiling deadline http://www.wbez.org/programs/morning-shift-tony-sarabia/2013-10-16/morning-shift-inching-closer-debt-ceiling-deadline <img typeof="foaf:Image" src="http://llnw.wbez.org/main-images/stock by andreaspoike.jpg" alt="" /><p><p>Congress continues to debate the deadline to raise the debt ceiling closes in, financial expert Diane Swonk explains what this could mean for the nation and beyond. Plus, Joe Richman and Amanda Brand of the Radio Diaries project play us some candid audio.&nbsp;</p><div class="storify"><iframe allowtransparency="true" frameborder="no" height="750" src="//storify.com/WBEZ/morning-shift-lives-on-tape/embed?header=false" width="100%"></iframe><script src="//storify.com/WBEZ/morning-shift-lives-on-tape.js?header=false"></script><noscript>[<a href="//storify.com/WBEZ/morning-shift-lives-on-tape" target="_blank">View the story "Morning Shift: Lives on tape" on Storify</a>]</noscript></div></p> Wed, 16 Oct 2013 08:28:00 -0500 http://www.wbez.org/programs/morning-shift-tony-sarabia/2013-10-16/morning-shift-inching-closer-debt-ceiling-deadline Morning Shift: Changing hands but no change of heart http://www.wbez.org/programs/morning-shift-tony-sarabia/2013-10-09/morning-shift-changing-hands-no-change-heart-108875 <img typeof="foaf:Image" src="http://llnw.wbez.org/main-images/WCF Flickr Strannik45.jpg" alt="" /><p><p>Pioneering booksellers Ann Christopherson and Linda Bubon talk about the history and future of Women and Children First in Andersonville. Plus, a look at some Chicago neighborhoods with changing demographics.</p><div class="storify"><iframe allowtransparency="true" frameborder="no" height="750" src="//storify.com/WBEZ/morning-shift-changing-hands-but-no-change-of-hear/embed?header=false" width="100%"></iframe><script src="//storify.com/WBEZ/morning-shift-changing-hands-but-no-change-of-hear.js?header=false"></script><noscript>[<a href="//storify.com/WBEZ/morning-shift-changing-hands-but-no-change-of-hear" target="_blank">View the story "Morning Shift: Changing hands but no change of heart" on Storify</a>]</noscript></div></p> Wed, 09 Oct 2013 08:23:00 -0500 http://www.wbez.org/programs/morning-shift-tony-sarabia/2013-10-09/morning-shift-changing-hands-no-change-heart-108875 Morning Shift: Car-free and gravity-free http://www.wbez.org/programs/morning-shift-tony-sarabia/2013-09-23/morning-shift-car-free-and-gravity-free-108739 <img typeof="foaf:Image" src="http://llnw.wbez.org/main-images/Spacewalker Flickr by Luke Bryant.jpg" alt="" /><p><p>Andy and Alden from the Better Government Association give us the nitty gritty on lawsuits and the city. We also hear from a man who&#39;s walked in space-a lot! Retired astronaut Jerry Ross.</p><div class="storify"><iframe allowtransparency="true" frameborder="no" height="750" src="//storify.com/WBEZ/morning-shift-130923/embed?header=false" width="100%"></iframe><script src="//storify.com/WBEZ/morning-shift-130923.js?header=false"></script><noscript>[<a href="//storify.com/WBEZ/morning-shift-130923" target="_blank">View the story "Morning Shift: Car-free and gravity-free" on Storify</a>]</noscript></div></p> Mon, 23 Sep 2013 08:36:00 -0500 http://www.wbez.org/programs/morning-shift-tony-sarabia/2013-09-23/morning-shift-car-free-and-gravity-free-108739 Morning Shift: Teens struggle to find jobs in tough economy http://www.wbez.org/programs/morning-shift-tony-sarabia/2013-08-30/morning-shift-teens-struggle-find-jobs-tough-economy <img typeof="foaf:Image" src="http://llnw.wbez.org/main-images/Teen Jobs - Flickr-iwearyourshirt.jpg" alt="" /><p><p>The Chicago Sky have made made it to the playoffs for the first time in eight years. What does Cheryl Raye-Stout think about their chances? And we talk about how many teen jobs have been hijacked by unemployed adults.</p><div class="storify"><iframe allowtransparency="true" frameborder="no" height="750" src="//storify.com/WBEZ/morning-shift-55/embed?header=false" width="100%"></iframe><script src="//storify.com/WBEZ/morning-shift-55.js?header=false"></script><noscript>[<a href="//storify.com/WBEZ/morning-shift-55" target="_blank">View the story "Morning Shift: Teens struggle to find jobs in tough economy " on Storify</a>]</noscript></div></p> Fri, 30 Aug 2013 08:53:00 -0500 http://www.wbez.org/programs/morning-shift-tony-sarabia/2013-08-30/morning-shift-teens-struggle-find-jobs-tough-economy Morning Shift: Remembering the 'King of Pop' http://www.wbez.org/programs/morning-shift-tony-sarabia/2013-08-29/morning-shift-remembering-king-pop-108556 <img typeof="foaf:Image" src="http://llnw.wbez.org/main-images/MJ-wallpapers-michael-jackson-31128130-1600-1200 - courtesy of www.fanpop.com_.jpg" alt="" /><p><p>Today&#39;s &quot;Music Thursday&quot; celebrates Michael Jackson on what would be his 55th birthday. And, WBEZ&#39;s Becky Vevea tells us how CPS is assisting students as they transition to their new, welcoming schools.&nbsp;</p><div class="storify"><iframe allowtransparency="true" frameborder="no" height="750" src="//storify.com/WBEZ/morning-shift-54/embed?header=false" width="100%"></iframe><script src="//storify.com/WBEZ/morning-shift-54.js?header=false"></script><noscript>[<a href="//storify.com/WBEZ/morning-shift-54" target="_blank">View the story "Morning Shift: Remembering the 'King of Pop'" on Storify</a>]</noscript></div></p> Thu, 29 Aug 2013 08:21:00 -0500 http://www.wbez.org/programs/morning-shift-tony-sarabia/2013-08-29/morning-shift-remembering-king-pop-108556 Morning Shift: Are we living Dr. King's dream? http://www.wbez.org/programs/morning-shift-tony-sarabia/2013-08-28/morning-shift-are-we-living-dr-kings-dream-108547 <img typeof="foaf:Image" src="http://llnw.wbez.org/main-images/King Speaking - Flickr - VU Connected.jpg" alt="" /><p><p>Today we commemorate the 50th anniversary of the March on Washington by looking at the effect of that call to action on Chicagoans today. From education to housing, how is the city still struggling to find equality?</p><div class="storify"><iframe allowtransparency="true" frameborder="no" height="750" src="//storify.com/WBEZ/morning-shift-53/embed?header=false" width="100%"></iframe><script src="//storify.com/WBEZ/morning-shift-53.js?header=false"></script><noscript>[<a href="//storify.com/WBEZ/morning-shift-53" target="_blank">View the story "Morning Shift: Are we living Dr. King's dream?" on Storify</a>]</noscript></div></p> Wed, 28 Aug 2013 08:01:00 -0500 http://www.wbez.org/programs/morning-shift-tony-sarabia/2013-08-28/morning-shift-are-we-living-dr-kings-dream-108547 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: 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