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WGN Radio Theatre #124: Suspense, Father Knows Best, Murder by Experts

Carl Amari and Lisa Wolf bring you the best from the Golden Age of Radio on the WGN Radio Theater, October 24th. Tonight, we present “Suspense: The Dead of Night,” starring Robert Cummings (11-16-44), “Father Knows Best: Halloween Blues,” starring Robert Young (10-29-53) and “Murder by Experts: Two Coffins to Fill” (07-04-49). Source link

Reward offered for information about hit-and-run driver in DeKalb

Crime Stoppers is offering a $1000 reward for information about a hit-and-run driver whose vehicle struck a police vehicle last week in west suburban DeKalb. On Oct. 16, police discovered their “speed enforcement trailer” with “significant damage” in the 200 block of Fairview Drive, according to a statement from DeKalb County Crime Stoppers. Police believe the trailer was struck by…

Torch, Sass and Swing: “A mental tour of the streets”

Actors Suzanne Petri and Bob Breuler, and musician Bobby Schiff tell us about the different clubs they frequented to inspire their upcoming show, Torch, Sass and Swing: The Clubs and Artists Who Made Chicago Great. Catch the show Wednesday through Friday at Steppenwolf’s 1700 Theatre. Source link

David Nagler: Transforming Carl Sandburg’s words into music

Musician David Nagler describes how the poetry of Carl Sandburg inspired him to start writing his own music, despite his NU degree. Listen in for some David Nagler originals, featuring several talented vocalists like Jeff Tweedy, and David’s wife. Hear all of it live Thursday for free at the Harold Washington Library! Source link

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