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Thousands Of Young Singers To Perform In Millennium Park

CHICAGO (AP) — Thousands of young singers from across all Chicago neighborhoods are coming together for a Chicago Children’s Choir performance.

Organizers say 4,800 youth representing all 57 Chicago zip codes will perform at the May 24 “Paint the Town Red” concert in Millennium Park’s. 90 more words


The Eagles' Nest and The CF Walk

If you follow my Instagram account (@suzannebrandsen) you probably know our recent obsession with this bald eagles’ nest in our area. Rumor has it that there are 2 babies and probably two parents, so obviously we’ve activated total NatGeo fan mode. 150 more words


Cloud Gate

For those of you who follow this blog, you know that I make no attempt at hiding my unbridled nerdiness, especially in the realms of art and art history.  243 more words

Millennium Park Unveils Lineup For Summer Film Series

CHICAGO (CBS) — The city has announced this year’s lineup for free movies at Millennium Park, kicking off June 5 with Hairspray!, the 1988 dance comedy starring Ricki Lake. 317 more words


Our 2009 Road Trip, Part 2: One Great Big Magic Bean

It’s odd how repeated exposure to some unusual sights can subtract from their specialness if you’re not careful. Anne and I have been back to Chicago so many times since 2009 that we hardly glance at “the Bean” anymore, let alone gaze into its distorted reality in search of wonder and/or explanation of how they made it. 553 more words


Our 2009 Road Trip, Part 1: The Chicago Prelude

Every year since 1999 Anne and I have taken a road trip to a different part of the United States and seen attractions, marvels, history, and institutions we didn’t have back home in Indianapolis. 1,634 more words


Chicago World Record Set For Living Organ Donors

CHICAGO (CBS) — It was the largest gathering of “life savers” ever assembled. Living organ donors from around the world met at Millennium Park. The goal: to set a living donor Guinness World Record. 127 more words