Tag: Dennis Byrne

Drop by and say hello at the Printers Row Lit Fest

If you’re at the Printers Row Lit Fest on Saturday (June 6), drop by and say hello. I’ll be autographing my historical novel, Madness: The War of 1812.  I’ll be at the Society of Midland Authors tent from 4 p.m. to 6 p.m. along with members R. Craig Sautter, author of Philadelphia Presidential Conventions and 26 Martyrs for These Latter Perilous... Read more »

My historical novel, "Madness: The War of 1812" is now available

The War of 1812 is one of America’s least remembered, most botched and most important wars. Follow junior army officer Will Quinn, an Irish-American immigrant with a gigantic grudge against the British; his love, Sally Martin; his Kentucky sharpshooter pal, Sgt. Maj. Frake and a Washington D.C. slave, Henry, contend with the dire straits in... Read more »

CTA's "superblock" folly

Tonight at 10 p.m. on Channel 2 News, Dennis Byrne discusses with Mike Parker the $300 million that the CTA tossed into the black hole of Block 37, also known as the “Superstation.” Located in the heart of downtown, the station was supposed to provide express service to O’Hare Airport, but after spending all that... Read more »

Byrne honored for pro-life columns

Aid for Women, a life-affirming pregnancy resource center affiliated with Catholic Charities of the Archdiocese of Chicago, has presented Dennis Byrne, a Chicago Tribune columnist and ChicagoNow blogger, with its Praesidium Vitae Award for his bold and consistent journalistic defense of life. On Oct. 16, Dennis will be the featured speaker at Illinois Citizens for Life... Read more »

ChicagoNow blogger's appearance on Fox News

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