What it’s Like to Lead a Chicago Architecture Boat Tour
Sep11

What it’s Like to Lead a Chicago Architecture Boat Tour

Editor’s note: One of the best ways to see Chicago is on a river tour.  But have you ever wondered what it’s like to lead one of those tours?  Our own Patrick McBriarty got the chance this summer.  Here’s his report on what it’s like on the other side of the mic. Several months after the publication of my first book Chicago River Bridges I found myself talking with Michael Borgström the President of Wendella...

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Status Update: Wolf Point Rocks.  No, Really.
Sep11

Status Update: Wolf Point Rocks. No, Really.

We know you love Wolf Point.  We love it, too.  And if the numbers provided to us by Google prove anything, it’s that you can’t get enough of those sweet sweet Wolf Point construction photos.  Well, you’re in luck, my slobbering friend. One of our anonymous downtown spies sent in a bunch of new Wolf Point photos, and man things are chugging right along.  The whole site has been surrounded by stones along the...

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