Posts tagged "Lincoln Park Zoo"

Greening Chicago: Meet Garden Girl Sara Gasbarra

There is urban agriculture. And there is really urban agriculture. This container vegetable garden — with its great view of Chicago’s Willis Tower, the tallest building in North America — is on the 8th floor sub-roof of the Hilton Chicago hotel on South Michigan Avenue. It is one of the “edible gardens” being designed for... Read more »

Chicago Summer In The City: The Kickoff

[Note to Readers: As a new member of the Chicago Now community, I am pulling over some of the "greatest hits" from the archives of the original Cooler on the Lake Shore site. The following is a piece I posted on Memorial Day weekend, the kickoff to what my wife and I are calling the... Read more »