Just When You Thought Going to Ravinia Couldn’t Get Any Better…
Jun25

Just When You Thought Going to Ravinia Couldn’t Get Any Better…

With summer here, it’s time to think about hopping on a Metra train and making the annual pilgrimage to Ravinia to soak up some culture.  For some, that means the Chicago Symphony Orchestra performing Beethoven’s Ninth Symphony.  For others it’s ZZ Top reminding us all that “every girl crazy ’bout a sharp dressed man.” The last time we were there was to see A Prairie Home Companion.  Garrison...

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North Shore Gets a New, Modern, Eco-Sensitive Beach Experience on Lake Michigan
Jun02

North Shore Gets a New, Modern, Eco-Sensitive Beach Experience on Lake Michigan

Summer is here, and one of the best things about living in the midwest is the fact that you’re never too far away from a lake, pond, stream, or other swimming hole.  The people of north suburban Highland Park will very soon have a brand new beach experience thanks to the town’s Park District and Woodhouse Tinucci Architects. Rosewood Beach opens this coming weekend after undergoing a major renovation.  Woodhouse Tinucci...

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