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Knights of Old

(Chicago, Illinois) In the early 1950s, a mom and dad took their little boy from their apartment in the South Shore neighborhood to see the George F. Harding Museum at 4853 Lake Park Avenue.  What the little boy saw that … Continue reading

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Beverly Shores

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Raising Chicago

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Fishin’ Hole

(Chicago, Illinois) After Mass and an informative Oblate meeting Sunday at the Monastery of the Holy Cross at 31st and Aberdeen, I had a Middle Eastern feast at Zaytune Mediterranean Grill at 31st Place and Morgan and then walked it … Continue reading

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Parting Shots

(Chicago, Illinois) We often end our visits to Chicago with a late afternoon stroll up Michigan Avenue from the Art Institute at Adams to Millennium Station at Randolph.  And so, by walking on the west side of Michigan Avenue, and … Continue reading

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Mellow Metra Moment

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Sunset Limited

(Chicago, Illinois) We caught South Shore train 117, the 5:28 from Millennium Station at Randolph and were savoring the sublime symphonic music we had just heard from the Chicago Symphony Orchestra when we realized that we riding the Sunset Limited.   … Continue reading

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