For students, some changes. For student athletes, some let downs. And for Lightfoot, some fallout. That story and more in today’s Rundown.
Chicago teachers could strike on Oct. 17. Mayor Lori Lightfoot says she’s concerned about the slow pace of negotiations.
Leaders from the Chicago Teachers Union said that 94% of its members voted in favor of a strike. That and more are in today’s Rundown.
It’s Monday, and we take a look at the possibility of a Chicago teachers strike, news from the G-7, and an analysis on Lincoln Yards.
WBEZ sports contributor Cheryl Raye-Stout breaks down Chicago’s biggest sports stories of 2018.
Jenn White hosted two WBEZ podcasts this year, ‘Making Obama’ and ‘16 Shots.’ Here are her favorites from elsewhere in the podcast universe.
Some of WBEZ’s most popular stories this year also changed how your government works.
From tales of serial killers to “Black Panther but with magic,” here are seven great books from 2018.
Nerdette host Greta Johnsen has a rare genetic disease. The gene-editing tool known as CRISPR might be able to fix it.
CMAP’s executive director says segregation and disinvestment in Chicago communities “has taken a toll” on the city’s economic growth.