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Vintage Chicago Ashtray

Would love this in my kitchen :)

Chicago, Marvelous from any angle!

I certainly seem to be on a roll lately with my skyline and skyscraper posts, don’t I? Let’s add this one to the mix.  This is another shot from the Willis Tower (formerly the, “Sears Tower”) on the SkyDeck floor.  55 more words


Chicago's Skyline - Sublime!

Ah, the Chicago skyline! I absolutely love this view of the city.  The photo was taken last summer from the Adler Planetarium.  It is, without a doubt, the most popular place in the entire city to take skyline photos.  35 more words


The Psychology of Skydeck

Recently, on a work trip to Chicago, I had a few hours of spare time to do some exploring. At a social event the evening prior, I had met a quick witted and fun gal originating from Kingston, Jamaica. 3,482 more words



CHICAGO–I flew into O’Hare on Friday night to visit my parents and spring-breaking sister for the weekend and they took a page from my playbook yesterday: they wanted to spend the day in the city. 822 more words

Former Sears Tower in Chicago has a new owner

(Reuters) – The Blackstone Group LP agreed on Monday to buy the Willis Tower, the former Sears Tower that for 25 years was the world’s largest building, in a deal that features an observation deck as a tourist attraction and unique revenue stream. 384 more words