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Scattered Thoughts on our Red White and Blue Cities

As my readers surely know, I am always wondering about the real truth behind the quality of life that is available in the USA, and one question above all others that this “search” has really led me to keep asking over and over again, to big bad patriots, is the question “how close is the latest and greatest city to wherever you are living and how often do you go there?” 2,034 more words


Idiots Guide: 10 Best Cities for 25 - 35 Somethings in the U.S.

For as large as the United States is in terms of square miles, there are only a handful of cities that are tailor made for the vibrant, and adventurous, young adult. 1,194 more words

#Jane Jacobs and the Value of Older, Smaller Buildings

Since there’s never been enough empirical data on the value of older buildings for my taste, I’m happy to say that I just stumbled across a study entitled… 195 more words


Las Vegas blog

If you’re looking for a great destination for a family holiday, bachelorette party, or a honeymoon, Las Vegas is the place to go. With non-stop attractions and activities, there is always some type of entertainment for everyone to enjoy 24 hours a day, such as celebrity performers at Caesar’s, shopping, fine dining, and the Bellagio Fountains. 286 more words


The Statues of Lincoln Park

Lincoln Park’s collection of sculptures and monuments may contain some new surprises.  Julia Bachrach, the Chicago Park District Historian, will lead her second 2016 Jane’s Walk at 2PM on Saturday, May 7 in Lincoln Park.   261 more words