Tuesday, November 14, 2006
Medicare Senior Hotline
Medicare Part D Open Enrollment begins Wednesday November 15. For assistance or eligibility information, seniors can call the state's Senior Hotline at 1-800-252-8966.
News Analysis with Christian Farr
Chicago's Olympic dreams got a big boost when San Francisco dropped out of the competition this week. Christian Farr and his panel weigh in on Chicago's chances. Guests: Marc Ganis, Philip Hersh
Remembering Cardinal Bernardin
Ten years ago today, Chicago's Joseph Cardinal Bernardin died of cancer at age 68. We'll look back on two events late in his life that may have helped define him in the minds of Chicagoans.
We'll meet two of the young Chicago minds behind Threadless, a multimillion-dollar dot-com T-shirt company. Guests: Jake Nickell, Jeffrey Kalmikoff
The so-called "Spanish flu" killed 8,500 Chicagoans in the fall of 1918. Rich Samuels has the Chicago story of the deadliest epidemic in the city's history, which seemed to target those in the primes of their lives.
Eating for a Good Cause
The Chicago Food Depository serves thousands of hungry Chicagoans every year. Now it's gearing up for its annual "Bag Hunger Auction ". We'll talk about that and show you how you can help during the holiday weeks ahead. Guests: Gale Gand, Kate Maehr
We'll visit the Chicago Academy for the Arts, a Chicago high school whose passion for the arts has recently earned them national honors.
Mancow Muller shares his thoughts about what the nose knows.