Category Archives: Chicago

Winter magic…Chicago style

keep your majestic mountains you open plains of grain your breezy swaying palm trees small towns tucked into Maine just give me city snowscapes huge lions dressed in wreaths a million lights like diamonds glistening through the sleet the magic … Continue reading

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1,400 flights cancelled at O’Hare…

I guess some people are without electricity.  The storm is over, now it’s just cleaning up and getting things running again.  My driveway has been plowed.  I seriously don’t know what we would do without plow service.  The street plows … Continue reading

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4 pictures of why you never want to live in Chicago…

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In 1981 Dan “Spider” Goodwin climbed the Sears Tower and The Hancock building.  It took him 7 hours to climb the Sears Tower.  Once down, he was arrested for trespassing and had to pay a fine to get out of … Continue reading

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Chicago’s oldest cemetery, Rosehill, has a strict no-ghost policy that stops the people who work there from talking to visitors about rumored hauntings.  In spite of that, people who visit, say they have supernatural experiences when they are there.

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Chicago…voted BEST CITY IN THE COUNTRY, for the second year in a row. NY came in second. Voted by travelers and a magazine. They love the food, art, and the PEOPLE!!!! Yay!

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Chicago was incorporated as a town on August 12, 1833.  Three hundred and fifty people lived there at the time.  Talk about a growth spurt.  Today, 185 years later, there are approximately, 9,554,598 of us. But Cook County is hemorrhaging … Continue reading

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