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The John Williams Show Full Podcast 05.17.18: Speaking your language, Taste of Chicago, 31 Bullets by the Chicago Sun-Times, Brookfield Zoo rhino surgery

John asks you what you think about Spanish-speaking employees of a service establishment who prefer to speak their first language in front of customers. That’s after a Manhattan lawyer was… 154 more words

John Williams

Veterinarians Perform CT Scan On Brookfield Zoo Rhino

CHICAGO (CBS) – A seven-year-old Rhino at Brookfield Zoo began having trouble breathing in December.

Veterinarians tracked the issue to an infection from an impacted tooth. 68 more words


Whose Zoo

Under normal circumstances nothing would induce me to visit somewhere like Brookfield Zoo on a sunny, mild Sunday, but when the Grandkids visit on a weekend and Sunday is the only available day, I have to brave the crowds and make the best of it.  502 more words


Brookfield Zoo Black Rhino Layla Has First-Ever CAT Scan

CHICAGO (CBS) – A black rhino in need of a CAT scan got some special accommodations at Brookfield Zoo.

Layla has problems breathing and is too big to move. 69 more words


Brookfield Zoo's Andre Copeland: What's new for 2018?

Karen Conti observes National Zoo Lovers’ Day with Andre Copeland, Interpretive Programs Manager at Brookfield Zoo, who joins the show to discuss a brief history of the Zoo and the McCormick land donation that made it possible, the focus on conservation and global awareness of wildlife , what exhibits are must-see for new visitors, a new program devoted to monarch butterflies and more. 19 more words

Karen Conti

Karen Conti | Full Show (4/8/18)

Karen Conti visits with Buffalo Grove Police Chief Steve Casstevens, who discusses some of the cognitive effects on underage brains for Alcohol Responsibility Month; we hear about what’s going on this spring at the Brookfield Zoo from Interpretive Programs Manager Andre Copeland; criminal defense lawyer Damon Cheronis untangles some of the legal jargon you hear when an FBI investigation shows up in the news; Karen answers your legal questions, and more. 18 more words

Karen Conti

Brookfield Zoo Welcomes Reindeer Fawn

CHICAGO (CBS) — Bunny, a reindeer at Brookfield Zoo, welcomed a female fawn on April 2. The unnamed fawn has a sibling, a brother who was born last year. 106 more words