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The Creator of 'The Bean' Returned To Visited It Yesterday!

Does anyone actually call “The Bean” by it’s official name?

When it’s creator, Anish Kapoor, originally named it, he called it “Cloud Gate”, but I don’t know anyone who really calls it that. 95 more words


Who's Ready For Ice Skating & Tree Lighting In Chicago?

Well today is def pumpkin spice sweater weather in Chicago. Soon we will trade our PSL in for white mochas and hot chocolates. We’ll lace up our skates and enjoy outdoor activities in the city. 80 more words


Observing and recording Chicago

This is a digital image that I created from a photograph of the sculpture “Cloud Gate” by artist Anish Kapoor. I used Adobe Photoshop to enhance and change the photograph to display what interested me while viewing this sculpture and the architecture surrounding “The Bean”. 14 more words


The World Dumping Festival Kicks Off Tomorrow!

If you love dumplings, you’ll love this!

The World Dumpling Festival kicks off today in Millennium Park and is just the first in the series of intercultural festivals that will go on all month long. 51 more words


Snacking in the Park

Carrol Shaw, far right, enjoying a snack in Millennium Park shortly before the rainstorm Tuesday Morning.

VIDEO: Do YOU Have Chicago's Christmas Tree?

It seems VERY odd to discuss Christmas with temperatures still in the 90s, but that’s Chicago!

Believe it or not, this is actually day #3 of Autumn, so it’s time to find Chicago’s 104th official Christmas tree. 121 more words