Briefly: Private Spaces, Boozing Places, Familiar Faces

Open House Chicago is this weekend.  See places in the Windy City that are normally off limits to the general public: www.openhousechicago.org Argo Tea has opened in the location of the old Tribune Store at Tribune Tower (435 North Michigan Avenue – See pictures below from our Gold Coast spy) There was a public meeting this week about Wal-Mart’s application for a liquor license for its new location in the Presidential...

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Kayaking at Night

Walking home the other day I came across a group of aquatic explorers near Wolf Point.  They were well prepared for the dusk, each with a white headlight, and a blinking tail light.  But I have to wonder if they were expecting all of the tour boat, barge, tugboat, and water taxi traffic on a Sunday night.  Still, it looks like great...

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