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the amazon bookstore.

Last week I attended a networking event at University Village. I got there a little early so I decided to roam around the shopping center for a while and, lo and behold, I found myself in front of the Amazon bookstore. 669 more words

Books And Reading

Sunnuntain parhaita

Aikaiset aamuherätykset. Tällä hetkellä olen blogini nimen mukaisesti Jet lagged in Seattle. Väsy painaa jo keskellä päivää ja nukkumaan on menty viimeistään ilta yhdeksältä. Senpä vuoksi olenkin herännyt joka aamu täsmälleen klo 5.30. 264 more words


Amazon Will Open Its First Physical Bookstore in Seattle

Amazon will open its first in-the-flesh bookstore in Seattle on Tuesday morning.

The store, Amazon Books, located in the city’s University Village shopping center, will include reviews posted under books and outward-facing book displays emphasizing cover art, Mashable reports. 47 more words

Jill, PhD

Nothing better than celebrating a friend’s success. Jill passed her PhD’s exams last month. We celebrate it in a place where after a few drinks, we are all PhD people. 261 more words


Best Italian Eats on Chicago’s Taylor Street

Taylor Street is colloquially known as Little Italy, and while the neighborhood itself is officially known as University Village, people know to come here when they want some authentic Italian eats in a traditional, lively environment. 291 more words


29 in 26.2

This past Saturday, I visited 29 of Chicago’s 77 neighborhoods. When I was done, I could barely walk.

Of course, I did this not because I enjoy aimlessly meandering about the city for hours at a time, but because I was running the Chicago Marathon for the first time –actually, my first marathon, period. 2,605 more words

One Killed, Eight Wounded In Wednesday Shootings

CHICAGO (STMW) — One man was killed and at least eight other people — including a truck driver on the Bishop Ford Freeway — were wounded in shootings Wednesday on the city’s South and West sides, police said. 597 more words