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Renovation Plans To Remove Fence In Chicago Park Sparks Security Talk

CHICAGO (CBS) — Safety is the top concern among park goers and residents when it comes to renovating a Chicago park.

Seneca Park & Eli M. 346 more words


Lilacia Park; Lombard, IL

The “Lilac Town” has a pungent park named Lilacia Park. Many people in the Chicago area are familiar with it. It’s a small plot of land that is pleasant enough most of the year, but in Spring comes alive with color. 393 more words


Ending with a whimper...

For many reasons, 2016 was largely agreed to be a pretty crappy year.  Personally, I had two areas of my life in which I could take refuge from the harsh world: the outstanding year of birding I was having, and the anticipation of my first child.  709 more words


The Long, Cold Expanse Ahead

As I sit here, the day before December 1st, the prospect of 4 months of misidentifying gulls stares down at me.

Before that begins, though, it’s worth looking back at what was a pretty nice fall.  813 more words


One Short Day - Chicago

Greetings Viewers!

Last week I had the great pleasure of visiting Chicago for a few days with my Mom. We had a great time, as reflected in this video I put together. 103 more words


63rd Street Beach House, City of Chicago

Chicago has the finest department of parks in the nation in my opinion and as I travel throughout the city, I find gems that are truly remarkable. 122 more words