In this week's "One More Thing" Wayne Messmer looks at the history and the truth about Valentine's Day
Maybe it’s because Chicago isn’t in it, but it’s a good bet two of Brookfield Zoo’s Bears will sleep right through the Super Bowl. I visited the 'Great Bear Wilderness' exhibit at the zoo recently with curator of mammals Amy Roberts
For this week's One More Thing segment WDCB's Wayne Messmer encourages you to live life aware of all the wonders large and small that you encounter on a daily basis.
This week in the 'One More Thing' segment, First Light host Brian O'Keefe visited Brookfield Zoo and talked with Senior Vice President of Animal Programs Bill Zeigler about one species that's well equipped to handle cold and snow.
For this week’s ‘One More Thing’ segment, WDCB book reviewer Tim Gioe offers his thoughts on Lawrence Osborne’s novel ‘Beautiful Animals’
If you're sick of hearing people say "nothingburger," "impactful," "drill down," and "pre-owned" you're not alone. Those are just a few of the newly-banished words and phrases for over-use,
mis-use, and general useless-ness. For this week's One More Think, Illinois Public Radio's Herb Trix spoke with the language guardians at Lake Superior State University in Michigan.
The holiday season can be a struggle for people dealing with the loss of someone special…in the ‘One More Thing’ segment…Wayne Messmer reminds us that a simple gesture can make a difference
This week in our 'One More Thing' segment, WDCB community volunteer and book reviewer Tim Gioe tells us what he's been reading, this time it's "My Life With Bob" by Pamela Paul
In early November, Brookfield Zoo announced the death of its matriarchal giraffe, Mithra. She had been part of the zoo's Africa exhibit for 25 years. In this 'At the Zoo' segment First Light host Brian O'Keefe takes you to the giraffe exhibit at Brookfield Zoo
Now…in our ‘One More Thing’ segment, WDCB book reviewer Tim Gioe tells us what he’s been reading
This week's 'One More Thing' segment takes a look at the day that retailers hope will see long lines and ringing cash registers, but Wayne Messmer is taking a pass on the promised bargains
This week in our ‘One More Thing’ segment…WDCB’s Wayne Messmer remembers the service of ‘The Greatest Generation’
They a staple of horror movies…and the only truly flying mammal…this week in our ‘One More Thing Segment’ Brookfield Zoo’s curator of mammals…Amy Roberts and First Light host Brian O'Keefe visited the Australia House and the exhibit of bats, bats so big they’re commonly referred to as ‘Flying Foxes’
WDCB's Wayne Messmer has mixed feelings and strong memories about Halloween
WDCB community volunteer and book reviewer Tim Gioe offers his review of the latest thriller from author Anthony Horowitz
THE CHICAGO ZOOLOGICAL SOCIETY AND DUPAGE FOREST PRESERVE DISTRICT ARE GIVING BABY BLANDING'S TURTLES A 'HEAD START' AT AN OFF-EXHIBIT AREA AT BROOKFIELD ZOO. FIRST LIGHT HOST BRIAN O'KEEFE GOT A BEHIND THE SCENES LOOK AT THE PROJECT FOR THIS WEEK'S 'AT THE ZOO' SEGMENT
The Cubs begin their post season run later this week against the Washington Nationals, and fans are already looking forward to another World Series run. WDCB's Wayne Messmer has a look at the magic of post-season baseball
WDCB's Book Reviewer Tim Gioe has this review of 'Killers of The Flower Moon'
This week for our 'One More Thing', I took a trip to Brookfield Zoo where Vice President of Animal Programs, Bill Zeigler and I spent some time at the zoo's Black Rhino enclosure
WDCB's Wayne Messmer remembers what most certainly was not "a typical day"