Archive for December 2013

Ring in the New Year at Navy Pier with a Bell from The White City

Ring in the New Year at Navy Pier with a Bell from The White City
Wow! How’s that for a thoroughly confusing article title!  No kidding though! There will be hundreds if not thousands of people flocking to Navy Pier in Chicago for New Year’s festivities and never know how close they are to a historic relic from the 1893 World’s Columbian Exposition!  At the eastern most end of the... Read more »

McKinley Park Angels - Grimes Sisters gone but not forgotten

McKinley Park Angels - Grimes Sisters gone but not forgotten
Tomorrow is the 57th Anniversary of the disappearance of sisters Barbara and Patricia Grimes (known as Petey to close friends and family).   The girls went missing after not returning home from the Elvis Presley movie, “Love Me Tender”, at the Brighton Theater on the evening of December 28, 1956.  A month long missing persons hunt... Read more »