The Marin Report is a fast-paced, insightful look at the day's top news from renowned reporter Carol Marin. Watch it each weekday at noon.
Here are the stories we're following today:
• Rush hour in the Loop could come to a crawl with a demonstration against closing 54 Chicago public schools. Thousands are expected to protest this afternoon starting at Daley Plaza.
• A small group of Republican lawmakers could be critical to passing same-sex marriage in Illinois.
• Did you know that for $250 a year you can valet your bike at the Willis Tower?
• If you don't bike, maybe you swim? But not like Boban Simic, who just loves Lake Michigan in the winter.
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