Cook County Board Update
Correspondent Christian Farr has the latest on the saga of the Cook County Board, now that President Stroger has submitted a signed letter of resignation, clearing the way for the Cook County Democrats to choose a new candidate.
News Analysis with Carol Marin
Alleged corruption in Governor Rod Blagojevich's administration didn't rain on his 4th of July parade. Carol Marin and her guests, Dick Kay, Greg Hinz and Kristen McQueary, examine whether his opponent, State Treasurer Judy Baar Topinka, is making hay with the latest revelations.
Martin Short hits town with his big new show in advance of it's Broadway debut. Phil Ponce talks with him about comedy and the cast of characters he's created.
School funding in Illinois is one of the hottest subjects in the state. Tonight in our year-long "Chicago Matters: Valuing Education" series, Eddie Arruza looks at the inequities in funding from town to town.
Alpana's Summer Wine Picks
Need the right bottle of wine for that summer picnic? Sommelier and "Check, Please!" host Alpana Singh shares her recommendations: