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WXRT Declares Wednesday, March 2 Chicago Day!

chi 3851 WXRT Declares Wednesday, March 2 Chicago Day![pullquote quote=”The passion, the loyalty, and the commitment by the people who live here help make this the greatest city in the world.” credit=”Norm Winer, WXRT Program Director”]Chicago Day will start with Lin Brehmer and Mary Dixon at 9:00am and continue through 9:00pm with the City’s favorite musicians, actors, athletes, politicians. Fellow citizens such as Mayor Daley, Jerry Reinsdorf, Robert Falls, Dan Hampton, [lastfm]Little Steven Van Zandt[/lastfm], Joe Shanahan, Patti Smith[/lastfm], Tony Fitzpatrick, [lastfm]Michael McDermott[/lastfm], Tim Tuten, [lastfm]Ramsey Lewis[/lastfm], and many more will be heard speaking from the heart on what Chicago means to them.

Chicago Day will also showcase a wide range of music from Chicago artists past and present, primarily from the rock, blues, and folk genres.

“The passion, the loyalty, and the commitment by the people who live here help make this the greatest city in the world. On Chicago Day, we will try to express in words and music what this City means to each of us,” Norm Winer, WXRT VP of Programming.

Presented by:
Fisher Nuts: Hey, Chicago – Crack open the freshness with Fisher nuts in the NEW clear cans. For freshness you can see, think Fisher!
The Private Bank: The Bank for Business. The Bank for Life.
Galaxie Home Remodeling: Chicagoland’s Home Remodeling Experts – Do great Work! Give a great deal! That’s Galaxie!
Vienna Beef: proud to be Chicago’s Hot Dog for over 118 years.

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  1. Joe says:

    every day is Chicago day

  2. melanie says:

    dan hampton rocks! happy chicago day!

  3. Carol says:

    Who was talking about Chicago where it said “Chicago is my heart” was the last line? Love Chicago Day and XRT!

  4. Russ says:

    Laughing crying and smiling at work. Where can I get recordings of the poems stories and interviews? God I love Chicago. God bless Chicago. God bless the White sox!

  5. Debbie says:

    Loved listening to Tony Fitzpatrick recite his poem about growing up in Chicago. Is it available to download?

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