59 episodes

It’s All Good, a Block Club Chicago podcast about the people who make our neighborhoods great.

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It’s All Good, a Block Club Chicago podcast about the people who make our neighborhoods great.

    Episode 54 - Can These Chicago Kids Beat You In A Debate? Probably.

    Episode 54 - Can These Chicago Kids Beat You In A Debate? Probably.

    For 25 years, Chicago Debates has prepared the next generation of leaders through competitive debate. Jon Hansen stopped by to check it out!

    • 20 min
    Episode 53 - Chicago's Neighborhood Gems

    Episode 53 - Chicago's Neighborhood Gems

    Chicago is a city of neighborhoods. Every neighborhood has a gem. Callers and Block Club Chicago reporters share their favorite local spots!

    • 19 min
    Episode 52 - Pilsen's Ultramarathoner On A Mission

    Episode 52 - Pilsen's Ultramarathoner On A Mission

    Edna Jackeline Vazquez Núñez is Monterrey-native who began running ultramarathons when she was 17, and never stopped. In 2016, she became the first Mexican-American to complete the daunting 4 Deserts Ultramarathon Series.

    • 19 min
    Episode 51 - How Shipping Containers Help Build Wealth In Black and Brown Communities

    Episode 51 - How Shipping Containers Help Build Wealth In Black and Brown Communities

    Just off the Green Line at 51st, Boxville is Chicago's first shipping container marketplace that uses modified shipping containers for commerce in place of traditional brick and mortar spaces. Katrina Roddy joins the podcast and Jon Hansen takes a tour of the accelerator program.

    • 21 min
    Episode 50 - 'Tagged' Shining Light On Chicago's Murals And Artists

    Episode 50 - 'Tagged' Shining Light On Chicago's Murals And Artists

    A new film called 'Tagged' is a love letter to Chicago's public street art and the artists remain on the fringe of mainstream recognition. Grant Troyer and founder of local production company, Kernel Productions, made this film to try and change that.

    • 19 min
    Episode 49 - The Timeless Gifts Of Music And Mentorship

    Episode 49 - The Timeless Gifts Of Music And Mentorship

    Timeless Gifts pairs up Chicago students with musical mentors, fostering a relationship and inspiring kids to follow their performance dreams!

    • 18 min

Customer Reviews

4.9 out of 5
92 Ratings

92 Ratings

Gragraboobie ,

Favorite new podcast!!

Favorite new podcast! Love reading Block Club as well

bachelor brian ,

Love it

This is what a Chicago podcast should be. Excellent.

jkolney ,

Breath of Fresh Air!

It’s a breath of fresh air to hear about positive and inspiring stories of people, businesses, and neighborhoods that make this city great.

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