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State Contracts Agency For The Blind To Staff Call Center

The state has contracted with a new partner to answer calls for professionals seeking licenses from the state, reports WBBM’s Nancy Harty.


A sea lion at the Shedd Aquarium. (Credit: Mike Krauser/WBBM Newsradio)

Shedd Aquarium Debuts Two New Sea Lions

The Shedd Aquarium showed off two new sea lions on Wednesday – one with a reputation as a greedy crook, the other a blind gunshot victim.

WBBM Newsradio–01/16/2013

Crime Lab

Former Stroger Lab Technician Says She Was Fired After She Went Blind

A one-time Stroger Hospital lab technician is suing her former employer, alleging she was fired rather than put her in a new job after an illness left her legally blind.


Dog Prints

Man Squares Off With Neighbors Over Barking Guide Dog

A guide dog’s barking is getting his neighbors in a Bloomingdale condo all riled up.

WBBM Newsradio–01/05/2011