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Zoo Visit

Spent about 5 hours at the Brookfield Zoo today.  Only able to see a small portion of the zoo 32 more words

Brookfield Zoo’s 24-Year-Old Giraffe Franny Dies

CHICAGO (STMW) — A 24-year-old giraffe at the Brookfield Zoo died Wednesday after a battle with arthritis.

Franny, who had lived at the west suburban zoo since 1992, was euthanized after age-related degenerative arthritis “began to severely impact her daily comfort and quality of life,” a statement on the zoo’s website said. 176 more words


A Trip to the Brookfield Zoo with Grandma!

Grandma Ev came into town, so we headed down to Chicago’s main zoo, Brookfield Zoo in the west suburbs. The Chicago area has two main zoos- just north of downtown is the Lincoln Park zoo, a free zoo that charges over $20 for parking. 395 more words

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The Bears May Have Crushed The Mets Yesterday, But Not Our Cubbies

The Chicago Cubs are now down three games to nothing against the New York Mets in the NLCS.

Maybe it’s because it’ll take a couple days for this mojo to kick in. 59 more words


VIDEO: They're Talking Cubs At Brookfield Zoo, But It's Snow Leopard Cubs!

Here’s a couple of Cubs that you won’t find on the team’s roster.

In fact, you wont see them anywhere near Wrigley Field, these cubs are at Brookfield Zoo! 71 more words


A “Family Circus” Tour of Washington, DC: Beyond the Smithsonian

The 45 min. flight, wheels up to wheels down, to Washington DC is hardly enough time to figure out what to do while you are there, or demand peanuts and chardonnay from the flight attendants  1,154 more words


Four Kids, Five Kids

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