Posts in category "Des Plaines"

More Money To Be Made By All In Des Plaines

After a three day cavalcade of music, heat, and Chicago treats at this past weekend’s Pitchfork festival, it was time to get back to my normal surroundings in the suburbs and realize that the new Rivers Casino in Des Plaines opens today. It’s amazing to me that it took this long for the Rosemont/Des Plaines... Read more »

Chickity China the Chinese chicken

Diner food served to you on a toy train...brings back childhood memories
…You have a drumstick and your brain stops tickin’. Yes, I am referring to the 90’s smash (or headache, depending on which side of the coin you fell on in regards to this song) called “One Week” by Barenaked Ladies.  For some reason this song always plays in my head when I think about/plan on... Read more »