Archive for May 2012

What's On Tap For Your Memorial Day Weekend

What's On Tap For Your Memorial Day Weekend
Being that it’s the official first weekend of summer, the weather looks like it’ll be a hot one for three straight days. Good thing I’ve got plenty of brats, dogs, and burgers in the freezer… Our weekend without knowing it got jammed packed with BBQ’s, wedding’s, vet visits, and the dreaded “yard work”. Also, I... Read more »

Paging Dr. House For The Last Time

Paging Dr. House For The Last Time
After watching FOX’s “House” series finale last night (which also had an appearance from Patrick Quinlan, a fellow Prospect High School alum), it brought back memories from my last days of college and the eight years that have passed since. It’s almost been seven years since I left the hallways of Northern Illinois University and going from... Read more »

Clearbrook’s Jelly Belly® Days This Friday & Saturday!

Clearbrook’s Jelly Belly® Days This Friday & Saturday!
Clearbrook, Chicagoland’s leading provider of innovative programs, services and support for people with disabilities, is encouraging more individuals and groups to take time to “sweeten” the lives of others in mid-May. On May 18th and 19th, during Clearbrook’s Jelly Belly® Days, local residents professionals and members of community organizations can join hundreds of other passionate volunteers that are donating... Read more »
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Who Didn't See "The Avengers" This Weekend

Who Didn't See "The Avengers" This Weekend
Normally I’m not one to jump to see a movie on opening weekend, but for as big as Marvel’s “The Avengers” were this past weekend, I couldn’t pass it up. Seeing an 11am showing at the new AMC Randhurst that was packed to the gills was impressive (especially since we attempted to go to a... Read more »

Opening Day @ Arlington Park

Opening Day @ Arlington Park
Later this morning at 11:15 am, the gates to Arlington Park opening for another season with a lot of fun and excitement taking place to celebrate. General admission is FREE and for the first 5,000 people through the gates, they’ll get a coupon for a hot dog/beer or soda combo for only 50 cents. Carmen,... Read more »