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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


LEGO Architecture - First Three Sets

I recently obtained a retired LEGO architecture set (John Hancock Center). I decided to take apart the Willis Tower (Sears Tower) and Empire State Building sets and create a timelapse for it. 462 more words


Willis Tower Up For Sale

CHICAGO (CBS) – The Willis Tower is perhaps the most recognized Chicago landmark and now the most expensive property ever up for sale here.

While there is no “For Sale” sign in the window, management sources have confirmed the Willis Tower is on the market. 204 more words


In Chicago: Terror Bomb Plotter Released from Cook County Jail

February 11, 2015

The narco-terror ringleader who planned the 2009 bombing of Oprah Winfrey’s Chicago studios and the iconic Sears Tower has been released from jail, his newfound freedom facilitated by the Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI). 122 more words

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Willis Tower – Chicago 2013

A stock image I made of the John F. Kennedy section of I-94 heading into Hubbard’s Cave.

This is a road I’m on pretty much every day, and this is a view of… 27 more words


Tom 365 - February 7, 2015

The City in Winter.

We may complain and grumble, but even with snow covered sidewalks and bus stops, we still love this city.