Politics

Black, Latino Caucuses to Meet Sunday Behind Closed Doors in Bid to Break Deadlock Over Chicago Ward Map

The meeting will include three members of the City Council’s Black Caucus,... Read More

Health

How Many Times Can I Reuse My N95 Mask?

It depends, but you should be able to use N95s and KN95s a few times.

Malcolm X and family with Cassius Clay

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Muhammad Ali: Round One: The Greatest (1942-1964)

Boxer Cassius Clay rises up the amateur ranks to win gold at the 1960 Olympics. He turns professional, sharpening his boxing skills and honing his genius for self-promotion. In 1964, he upsets Sonny Liston to become heavyweight champion.

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A Q&A with the Director of a New Marian Anderson Documentary

Marian Anderson was the first Black soloist at the Metropolitan Opera and gave an unforgettable concert at the Lincoln Memorial after being denied the use of a concert hall.

Marian Anderson singing at the Lincoln Memorial.

Stream

Nature: Australia - Animals with Cameras

Koalas, fruit bats and kangaroos take the cameras into their secret worlds.

Kangaroo.

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Vote in the 2021 Viewer’s Choice Bowl

What was your favorite show in 2021? Cast your vote today!

Viewer's Choice

Stream

Homemade Heart Felt Stamps

Make your own heart-shaped stamp with your child to create personalized Valentine's Day cards!

Homemade Heart Stamp
Boulders being placed by construction equipment on the Chicago lakefront.

Politics

The Lakefront Sets Chicago Apart. Now There’s Money To Plan How To Protect It

The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers is about to embark on its first comprehensive study of the city’s lakefront in more than 25 years.

Jaye Fong's Nin Gou or New Year's Cake. Photo: Courtesy Jaye Fong

Recipe

Celebrate Lunar New Year with a New Year's Cake

Nin Gou is a traditional Chinese steamed cane sugar-based mochi-like glutinous rice cake with a firmer chew that is often served or gifted at Lunar New Year.

The Wall of Respect. Photo by Robert A. Sengstacke

Arts & Entertainment

Chicago's Rich Artistic Legacy

Discover some influential Chicago artists and pieces of art, like the short-lived but important Wall of Respect mural that once stood on the South Side.

An aerial view of Chicago's skyline

Arts & Entertainment

Where Do You Live? In Chicago, Neighborhoods and Community Areas Aren’t One and the Same

Chicago is often described as a city of neighborhoods. Despite that moniker, the city doesn’t recognize or use any neighborhoods for official purposes and uses community areas instead. Here’s what you need to know.

Kids displaying their Heart Apple Chips.

For parents

Heart Apple Chips

Healthy snacks are an important part of a balanced diet. Think about all of the ways that you can use apples to make a healthy snack. You can slice them, dip them, bake them, mash them into applesauce and even make them into apple chips. Try this fun and healthy apple recipe that is perfect for Valentine's Day or any day.

Kid in a parka in the snow.

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Join the WTTW Kids Club

Benefits for this special membership level include, a Kids Club Birthday Card from your child’s favorite WTTW Kids character, a WTTW Kids Club Card that gives you access to special discounts, events, and more!

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