Category Archives: Chicago

Travels with Charley: Finding Pearls of Great Price in Chicago

(Chicago, Illinois) For our latest adventures with our opera-savvy friends,Arthur Anderson and Joe Rochetto, we motored Thursday into the Windy City to attend a dress rehearsal of the Lyric Opera of Chicago’s production of Georges Bizet’s opera in three acts … Continue reading

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Magical City

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Tourist Trap

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Commuting Distance

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Travels with Charley: An Amtrak-tive Alternative

Taking the Railroad Less Traveled by Charles McKelvy Surely you have taken Amtrak from New Buffalo and enjoyed the ride. Same with the South Shore from Carroll Avenue in Michigan City. I’m not knocking either method, and, yes, I’ve been … Continue reading

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Coming Attraction

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Travels with Charley: “It’s Charley Wonderful!”

I’d Walk a Mile(s) for a Veggie Slider by Charles McKelvy (Chicago, Illinois) Wednesday was a wildly wonderful fall day in Chicago, so as a day-tripper to the Windy City, I decided to walk all the way south from the … Continue reading

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