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Second City Stroll-About (with the Pen-F)

Friends and followers of this blog know the drill.  I travel for business and as I’m making plans, I have two knee-jerk reactions: immediately search for (1) nearby photo spots and (2) holes in my schedule so I can take advantage of such spots.   768 more words


Holy Name parking lot to sell for $110 million to developer: report

RIVER NORTH — One of Chicago’s busiest developers is closing in on one of the city’s most promising development sites: Holy Name Cathedral’s parking lot. 107 more words

Neighborhood News

St. Adalbert Parishioners Protest Plan To Sell Church To Music Academy

CHICAGO (CBS) — Protesters marched around Holy Name Cathedral on Sunday, demanding the Chicago Archdiocese stop the sale of a church that has served the Pilsen community for over 100 years. 362 more words


Holy Name Cathedral, Chicago

In the beginning Holy Name was not a cathedral church. The history of Holy Name Cathedral Parish is as much the story of Catholic immigrants and their new city, Chicago, as it is the story of bishops and seminaries. 35 more words

Weekly Photo Challenge: Resilient

Holy Name Cathedral opened in 1874 and became the seat of the Archdiocese of Chicago.  It was built after the Chicago Fire destroyed the Cathedral of St. 24 more words

Weekly Photo Challenge

Finding Light in the Darkness

I had a meeting this morning over on the River North and decided to walk home and enjoy the beautiful crisp Fall day and the fact it is still warm enough to walk home. 601 more words