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Get Up on Listen to Your Mother

Get Up on Listen to Your Mother

April 16, 2014 No Comments »

There are only a few pure, pure things in this world: The Bean on a crisp, clear sunshiney day, a sausage Lou Malnati’s pizza, and Listen To Your Mother. Hear... Read More »

The Binoculars Tour

The Binoculars Tour

March 12, 2014 No Comments »

This tour starts May 23rd at 1:00PM! TIMES: Friday &  Saturday 1:00PM PRICE: $28.00 – this includes your binoculars that you get to keep! Tour is 90 minutes-ish. EXPECTATIONS: This... Read More »

Happy Chicago’s Birthday!

Happy Chicago’s Birthday!

March 5, 2014 No Comments »

Yesterday was Chicago’s birthday! We are 177 years old this year, looking good too, not a day over 176. I love birthdays, I love all birthdays – I love other... Read More »

I Will Always Love You – or How I Learned To Survive the Chicago Winter

I Will Always Love You – or How I Learned To Survive the Chicago Winter

January 27, 2014 5 Comments »

It’s been a rough winter this year. The past few years had very little snow, temperatures didn’t dip much below 20, not too much ice to slip on.  They weren’t... Read More »

A Man, A plan, Panam….San Francisco

A Man, A plan, Panam….San Francisco

January 9, 2014 No Comments »

Do you listen to 99% Invisible? You should. Everyone should. It’s s a great podcast about “all things designed.” It’s got a real sticky point for architecture and I have... Read More »

The City of Big, Cold Shoulders

The City of Big, Cold Shoulders

December 12, 2013 No Comments »

(The photo above is from Dan Siefken on flickr) It is VERY cold in Chicago. Just ask anyone in Chicago and we will be happy to tell you how cold... Read More »

Happy Thanksgiving from Chicago Elevated!

Happy Thanksgiving from Chicago Elevated!

November 27, 2013 No Comments »

I, like everyone today, am thankful for my family and my friends. They are really great. Lucky. Thankful. Next on the list, I am thankful for Chicago Elevated! Oh my... Read More »

The Lights Festival!

The Lights Festival!

November 25, 2013 No Comments »

Thanks to Chevy, I got the chance to walk in the Lights Festival parade here in Chicago! How cool is that? Very cool. So cool, I think I’m still cold,... Read More »

Private Tours of Chicago – Don’t be Afraid

Private Tours of Chicago – Don’t be Afraid

November 7, 2013 No Comments »

Sure, I give walking tours, scheduled, public, walking tours. And they are great! The Disaster! Tour, The Pedway Tour, The Loop Tour – all great. It’s so fun to go... Read More »

The Holiday Pedway Tour Extravaganza!

The Holiday Pedway Tour Extravaganza!

October 26, 2013 3 Comments »

The Extravaganza is back. Holiday time is upon us! This tour is great tour for your corporate holiday party or outing, you do know there are bars down there, right???... Read More »

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