Tragic Event: Several states were hit by massive tornadoes and hail storms yesterday. The worst damage occurred in Oklahoma. At least 24 people are dead. We discuss.
Mike Royko Wrote About Me: Few people make the paper for something good. But Sandra Jamison did. By good, we mean that it’s a good story. We hear her account of getting into the Chicago Sun-Times and having one of the most famous journalist write about her.
Job from around the Way: We present the latest job lead in hopes of making the search a bit easier in this tough economy.
Breaking News: One suspect in the Boston Marathon tragedy is dead and another is on the run after a shootout in Boston. We discuss the latest update regarding the bombing.
Ta-ma-leh: Director Carlos Martinez joins us live to discuss his film Ta-ma-leh. We also air a piece produced by Vocalo Storytelling Workshop instructor Adriana Gallardo on the film which premieres this weekend at the Chicago Latino Film Festival.
Story from Around the Way: This week’s story comes from Carol Jackson. She takes us back to 1960s Alabama through her experiences during the Civil Rights Movement. The story was captured at the Overdrive’s “Music & Stories” event series.