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- Podcast: 07/21/14 - Concealed carry. Two experts in gun safety and education, Valerie Davis and Raimond Pavely, explain what concealed carry means for all of us.
- Podcast: 07/14/14 - Everybody in the pool. Olympic gold medal swimmer Lenny Krayzelburg is on a mission to teach everyone water safety and how to swim
- Podcast: 07/07/14 - Neli Vazquez Rowland of A Safe Haven
- Podcast: 07/01/14 - We visit the Greater Chicago Food Depository to hear how Chicago's food bank is working to provide lunches for quarter- million kids over summer break
- Podcast: 06/30/14 - Free summer camp for teens and tweens at the Poetry Foundation, and three knights, The Jousters, join us from the Bristol Renaissance Faire
- Podcast: 06/09/14 - Katherine Litwin of the Poetry Foundation has details on free summer camps for students
- Podcast: 06/02/14 - Chicago Cares Executive Director Jenne Myers details the many different ways you can volunteer or get your company involved in community service projects
- Podcast: 05/19/14 - Shocking true story. Olympic athlete Cliff Meidl explains what happened when he hit utility lines with a jackhammer. He and Kevin Chmura make a powerful case for contacting JULIE before you go digging in the yard.
- Podcast: 05/12/14 - Jazzmin McKay of the Arthritis Foundation discusses this disease that brings pain to 50 million Americans, many of them women and children
- Podcast: 05/05/14 - For Mental Health Awareness Month, a visit with two experts at Turning Point Behavioral Health Care Center in Skokie
- Podcast: 04/14/14 - For Autism Awareness Month we talk with the President and Cofounder and a therapist from the new Autism Family Center in Winnetka
- Podcast: 04/07/14 - Update on the suburban heroin epidemic with Rosecrance addiction counselors Pat Spangler and Chris Yadron
- Podcast: 03/31/14 - A conversation on concealed carry and what it means for you and your kids, with gun safety experts Valerie Davis and Raimond Pavely , suburban cops and owners of Precision Firearms Education and Training
- Podcast: 03/17/14 - City Year Executive Director Lisa Morrison Butler talks about the important work corps members are doing in Chicago Public Schools and what they're learning along the way
- Podcast: 03/03/14 - Ravinia CEO Welz Kaufman and Associates Board member Alyssa Quinlan discuss the upcoming season and Reach, Teach, Play
- Podcast: 02/24/14 - Spring will eventually be here, but until then two experts from the Morton Arboretum discuss the harsh winter and our trees, and fun classes being offered.
- Podcast: 02/21/14 - Helping runaways phone home, with Maureen Blaha of the National Runaway Safeline
- Podcast: 02/21/14 - Author Faye De Muyshondt has tips for teaching social sklz to our tech saavy kids
- Podcast: 12/16/13 - She is an angel. Pink Power Mom picks an Illinois woman who loses her breast cancer battle but still has an impact on Chicago's Imerman Angels. With Heidi Floyd of PPM and Jonny Imerman of IA.
- Podcast: 12/09/13 - Airplane enthusiasts might want to join the Airport Watch Program at O'Hare International. Bensenville Deputy Chief John Lustro and Officer Joel Vargas explain how it got started and how it works.
- Podcast: 12/02/13 - World AIDS Day. Rhett Lindsay of the AIDS Foundation of Chicago discusses the city's AIDS population and programs and services available
- Podcast: 11/25/13 - Children and technology. A new study by the non- profit Common Sense Media finds that children 8 and younger are more tech saavy than ever. Guest is CSM Chicago Project Manager Sue Thotz.
- Podcast: 11/18/13 - Addictions and the effects of drugs and alcohol on the teenage brain, with guest Dr. Dan Lustig of Haymarket Center
- Podcast: 11/11/13 - In honor of Veteran's Day, we visit the Pritzker Military Library in downtown Chicago
- Podcast: 11/04/13 - Veteran's Appreciation Day, November 11th at Union Station. Retired Marine Edward Schrank, a wounded warrior from the Chicago area, explains the special event honoring all veterans and how you can get involved.
- Podcast: 10/21/13 - Get a flu shot. The city even has free clinics. Guest is Maribel Chavez Torres of the Chicago Department of Public Health
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Still confused? You can read up about audio RSS feeds at Wikipedia: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Podcasting.