Monday, January 15, 2007

 

Escape from Jail
Elizabeth Brackett will have exclusive details of a Downers Grove businessman's escape from an Iraqi jail. The former Minister of Electricity had been held in an Iraqi jail on corruption charges.

News Analysis with Carol Marin
CTA president Frank Kruesi, Ald. Joe Moore and Ald. Ricardo Munoz join Carol Marin to talk about the CTA's current woes.

Bears Alumni Club
We'll talk with Super Bowl Bear Shaun Gayle about yesterday's thrilling playoff victory on tonight's edition of the Bears Alumni Club.

Chicago Stories
Rich Samuels will show us unique photos of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. during his time in Chicago, and introduce us to the civil rights activist who took them.

Critic for a Day
Chicago alderman and decorated marine, James Balcer is our critic for a day. He'll be here with his impressions of Clint Eastwood's new film, "Letters from Iwo Jima."

Artbeat
We'll introduce you to a one-of-a-kind artist whose south side studio is a hall of mirrors. The Finess hair salon and boutique is located 1951 East 71st Street, 773-363-6666. Finess' portrait of Dr. King is on display at the DePaul University Cultural Center .

Viewer Mail
We'll dig into the viewer mailbag and get your response to some of our recent stories.