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The Simple Things

I’m up early this morning in the old neighborhood.  It dawned on me how I used to study these tiles here as a kid, counting the simple pattern of squares and rectangles in neutral hues.   33 more words

Susan Marie Molloy

Get to know U.K. singer-songwriter Dan Croll

The tremendously talented singer-songwriter Dan Croll joins Justin to talk about his young career, getting into music at a relatively late age, how a rugby injury led him on his musical path, the music scene in Liverpool and how that informs his music, approaching pop music from a different angle, making the choice to record the album in Atlanta with notable producer Ben Allen, how often he comes through Chicago, a recent show at… 52 more words

The Download

Smooth Move: 5 Ways to Help Your Child Transition to a New City

“My first day in Chicago, September 4, 1983. I set foot in this city, and just walking down the street, it was like roots, like the motherland. 1,350 more words

Parent & Teach

A Curiosity in the Wright Archives

(c) Mark Hertzberg (2017)

I saw something curious in the archive of Frank Lloyd Wright presentation and construction drawings at the Avery Architectural Fine Arts Library at Columbia University while doing research there early this week. 185 more words

Never-ending summer #sunkissed 🌞

It’s burning up outside, and its suppose to be the first day of fall. It’s 90°; imagine that! Anyway, hope ya’ll have a great weekend, and Happy Rosh Hashana! 62 more words

G Herbo talks his new album 'Humble Beast' at private listening in Chicago

Chicago rapper G Herbo recently dropped his latest project ‘Humble Beast’. He had a private listening at the famed CRC Studios and discussed the project and how he is here to change lives. 19 more words