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Thoughtful commentary by a long-time teacher and native Chicagoan
Exploring our place in space
Most recent post: What's Happening This Week in Space: May 15th, 2019
Observations from the south Loop and other Chicago neighborhoods
Reportando desde La Villita
The daily musings of a Chicago-born and bred educator and activist as I spend my days and nights in this wonderful city.
Politics, sustainability and life: a view from the south side of Chicago
Most recent post: A Note to Governor, Mayor and Legislators on Cannabis Equity
Chicagoland through photographs and writings, exploring the locale, and relationships between places and people.
Most recent post: Lessons from Scott Walker's visit to my father's funeral
A photo diary where every entry celebrates Chicago.
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Waste, Fraud, and Mismanagement in Chicago, Cook County and the State of Illinois
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The burden of bad public policy has left Chicago’s broad shoulders shrugging – here’s how to fix it.
An Irish blow-in to the Windy City looks at Chicago institutions with smiling eyes
Most recent post: My son is the same age as the Good Friday Agreement - why that matters
Share the experiences of a single woman property owner in an economically-challenged, high-crime urban area.
Most recent post: Let that holiday lethargy grab hold of you and RELAX!
I live in two zip codes but Chicago's my home.
Most recent post: A Tribute to the Women of The United States Of Everywhere
An interesting photographic view of Chicago's people, places and things!
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Discussion on the Chatham community
Most recent post: How to Waste $1.5 Million: Create the Greater Chatham Initiative