Archive for March 2015

Happy St. Patrick's Day from Terrible Tommy O'Connor

Happy St. Patrick's Day from Terrible Tommy O'Connor
As my wife was placing the corned beef brisket into the crockpot and we were planning our St. Paddy’s Day activities for this evening, I went to the mailbox and found a postcard from an old Chicago buddy, Tommy O’Connor ! How cool to hear from him and know that he is doing well at... Read more »

March 13, 2015 Clarence Darrow Commemorative Committee to mark 77th anniversary of his death

March 13, 2015 Clarence Darrow Commemorative Committee to mark 77th anniversary of his death
Tomorrow marks the 77th Anniversary of famed attorney Clarence Darrow’s death and the 58th time that this ceremony has been held at the Bridge that was named in his honor on April 2, 1957.  The Bridge is currently under restoration and is located directly south of the Museum of Science and Industry and stretches across... Read more »