WBEZ didn’t always report the news. In fact, it started out broadcasting educational shows for kids.
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WBEZ’s Curious City series is an ongoing news experiment at WBEZ, online and on the radio dial around Chicago at 91.5 FM. Its mission is to include the public in editorial decision-making, make journalism more transparent and strengthen multimedia coverage about Chicago, the surrounding region and its people (past or present).
Curious City airs on Thursdays during All Things Considered on WBEZ
Chicago history buff Paul Durica shares famous ruses, hoaxes and stunts pulled by (and on) local media.Listen — 21:07