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The Chicago Flag.
April 4th was the 100th anniversary of the adoption of the Chicago flag, which was rated the second-best city flag in the US in 2004. Did you know that not only do the stars have meaning, but also the colors and stripes?
Nicole Hockley, mother of Sandy Hook victim, and first responder Sgt. Bill Cario. (Courtesy of Derek Weisehahn)
Filmmaker Kim A. Snyder discusses her film about the tragic mass shooting at Sandy Hook Elementary School.  “I simply think it’s important to give these people a voice and to bear witness."
The women of 'Home Fires.' (Courtesy of iTV Studios and MASTERPIECE)
A long-time Italian resident of Great Paxford and a regiment of Czech soldiers incite tension and cruel behavior. Meanwhile, unfortunate or non-existent news about men of the town who have gone off to war doesn't help ease people's nerves.
Shelagh Turner and Sister Ursula in Call the Midwife. (Courtesy of Neal Street Productions 2016)
In the first episode of Call the Midwife's sixth season, there have been some unpleasant changes at Nonnatus House. Sister Mary Cynthia deals with lingering trauma, the patient of the week undergoes her own traumatic experiences, and some of the Nonnatus staff hit major life landmarks.
The Brontë sisters in 'To Walk Invisible.' (Courtesy of Gary Moyes/BBC and MASTERPIECE)
Revisit the exceptional women about whom Playlist posted during Women's HIstory Month. Archival interviews, a trivia quiz, explorations of historical figures, and more. 
Brett Sparks of The Handsome Family, John Prine, and Shemekia Copeland. (Paul Natkin, courtesy of Lyric Opera of Chicago)
Meet the stellar local talents who performed in Lyric Opera of Chicago's "Chicago Voices" concert in February, broadcast tonight at 9:00 pm. From opera to blues, gospel to rap, the gamut of Chicago's diverse musical styles is covered.
Sara Just, executive producer of PBS NewsHour.
"It's our job to hold power accountable. We did that before this White House, and we'll continue to do it." Sara Just discusses the role of long-form journalism in an era of fake news and antagonism towards traditional media. 
El Capitan on the left and the surrounding mountains in Yosemite National Park, California. (Courtesy of Joseph Pontecorvo/© THIRTEEN Productions LLC)
The Sierra Nevada mountains contain the earth's largest living trees, the tallest waterfall in North America, and striking stone monoliths. Nature explores the effects of climate change on this glorious landscape.
"Operation Finale: The Capture and Trial of Adolf Eichmann" at the Illinois Holocaust Museum. (Ron Gould Studios)
The exhibit "Operation Finale," at the Illinois Holocaust Museum, examines one of the most notorious war criminals and his sentencing to death. The effects of his trial on postwar justice and Holocaust consciousness were profound.
Branwell Bronte's portrait of his three sisters alongside the actors who portray them in 'To Walk Invisible.' (Courtesy of Michael Prince/BBC and MASTERPIECE)
To Walk Invisible: The Brontë Sisters, which aired Sunday, explores the lives of the authors of Jane Eyre, Wuthering Heights, and Agnes Grey. Do the actors in the film look like the people that they play?
Classic Chewy Oatmeal Cookies from America's Test Kitchen. (Carl Tremblay)
March 24 is Chocolate Covered Raisin Day (yes, it's a thing). Try another delicious raisin treat: oatmeal raisin cookies from America's Test Kitchen.
Robert Adam's Sackler Library at Oxford. (Courtesy of ADAM Architecture)
Explore the work and style of the 2017 Driehaus Prize-winning architect Robert Adam in WTTW's new documentary and website. Watch web-exclusive interviews, absorb Adam's striking buildings through photos, and learn more about the career of this modern traditionalist.
Before she wrote and directed such iconic films as When Harry Met Sally... and Sleepless in Seattle, Nora Ephron was a journalist. She appeared on WTTW in 1975 to discuss her book of published essays and share a hilarious story about reporting from the front lines.
Mexican folk art in Frontera Grill. (Caitrin Hughes)
When Rick and Deann Bayless opened their regional Mexican restaurant, they shared a wall with a bar called the Rendezvous -- for a reason -- and a ceiling with rent-by-the-hour flophouses. 30 years later, it's a staple of Chicago's culinary scene.
Fred Rogers on WTTW's Chicago Tonight in 1985.
Mister Rogers would have turned 89 on March 20. In 1985, he appeared on Chicago Tonight to discuss 30 years on television and offer some wisdom in his characteristic thoughtful manner.