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Ten Homes, Parks, Towns and Buildings That Changed America with WTTW’s Geoffrey Baer

Dave sits down with WTTW’s Geoffrey ‘Mr. Chicago’ Baer at 3:50am to discuss his new national PBS Series ‘The Ten That Changed America’, including the homes, parks and towns that have helped shape the American environment. 20 more words

Dave Plier

Rahm Emanuel: "We have great officers" but "the last two months they feel like they don't have the support"

Chicago Mayor Rahm Emanuel joins Roe Conn and Anna Davlantes with his plan for Chicago’s parks, the Chicago Police Dept. search for a new Superintendent, and how the city is increasing security following the terrorist attacks in Brussels. 18 more words

Roe Conn

Chicago area Birding (Oct 21-Nov 1)

My birding has been pretty spotty the past couple of weeks.  I’m sure I’m not the first to discover that full-time employment can be somewhat of a hinderance to your hobbies.   695 more words


Chicago area Birding (Oct 17-18)

I didn’t have much time to get out and bird during the week so I tried to make the most of the weekend.  Saturday we headed to the… 239 more words


Chicago area Birding (Oct 4-10)

The week started out rough with the 18-25 mph winds out of the north continuing their unrelenting push.  An outing at the end of the previous week supported the notion that most migrants were skipping the Chicago area as the winds whisked them southward.   1,227 more words


A growing boy

Next week William will be 10 months.  I’m starting to think about what to do for his 1st birthday party.  (What???!!!)

I realize I don’t post as often.  181 more words

9 months old!

First, I didn’t know the videos I linked to were listed as “private.” I think I fixed all of them so you should be able to watch them. 285 more words