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Videos

It’s Great in Glen Ellyn

Posted on December 10, 2010

Where storm chasers unite and the veggie burgers are as fresh as they come, Glen Ellyn is a cozy village to the west that’s not to be missed.

Inside Chicago’s Jazz Station

Posted on December 10, 2010

As the only station of its kind in Chicagoland, 90.9 FM WDCB is solely responsible for exposing local listeners to a broad scope of music falling into the realm of jazz.

Aly’s Stop Smoking Challenge: Part 13

Posted on December 6, 2010

Swiss cheese lung, chronic bronchitis—learning about these gross lung diseases that can be caused by cigarette smoke has made Aly even gladder that she quit.

Make Amazing Mole

Posted on December 3, 2010

Mixing up a batch of that delicious spiced chocolate sauce that’s great smothered over any Mexican dish, Aly learns to prepare mole at Pilsen’s Perez Restaurant.

Aly Teaches Gym Class

Posted on November 29, 2010

Down for a little street hockey, “Coach” Aly tries her hand at teaching gym class at Shields Elementary—and ends up getting schooled by her new pupils!

Aly’s Stop Smoking Challenge: Part 12

Posted on November 29, 2010

From rat poison to formaldehyde, there are thousands of gross chemicals inhaled with every drag of a cigarette.

Aly’s Stop Smoking Challenge: Part 11

Posted on November 22, 2010

To discover whether her lungs have been damaged from all those years of smoking, Aly nervously undergoes a spirometry test at Stroger Hospital.

Home in Highland Park

Posted on November 19, 2010

Melissa Forman gives you a virtual tour of her neck of the woods, Highland Park, stopping at some of her favorite haunts along the way.

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