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Mark LeBien

Mark LeBien

AM Editor

Mark is the a.m. news editor and works with on-air anchors, news and digital producers, editors and reporters. Prior to WBEZ he worked at CNN Digital in Atlanta,, the Daily Herald and NPR stations in California and the Midwest. Mark has a Master’s degree in journalism from Northwestern University. He devotes his free time to astronomy, buffalo and any really good music, from The Ramones to Debussy.

Recent Stories


Here’s What You Need To Know About Chicago’s Air And Water Show

Headed to the annual lakefront extravaganza this weekend? Here’s info on times, locations, transit, headliners and more.


NTSB Sending Team To Investigate Ammonia Leak

The National Transportation Safety Board is sending a team to Beach Park, north of Chicago, to probe a chemical release that sickened dozens of people.


Aldermen Delay Lincoln Yards, The 78

Votes on two major real estate projects were pushed to Wednesday after Mayor Rahm Emanuel and Mayor-elect Lori Lightfoot urged a delay.

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