Tag: Chicago Tribune

Visiting a water park and open houses in Woodridge

If the Tribune’s recent profile of Woodridge has you motivated to visit open houses there this weekend you might also want to check out the Cypress Cove water park. Spending some time at a local attraction can be a great way to develop a feel for whether a community is a good fit for you.... Read more »

Construction underway at senior community in Elmhurst

Real estate public relations flacks repeatedly fall back on a few favorite words rather than stretch for more accurate descriptions. Homes are nestled somewhere, retail areas are often burgeoning and nearly everything that can be imagined is abounding. At Park Place of Elmhurst, a senior community, the Web site promises, “new opportunities to enjoy an... Read more »

The Trib and YoChicago check out Forest Park

Is Forest Park Oak Park for people who don’t have kids? That meme is hinted at in the Tribune’s recent community profile of Forest Park. In the video above I drive along Madison St in Forest Park and muse about the current look of what was once known as a place for binge boozing and... Read more »