Archive for August 2015

Guest blogger Jim Borman explains why the tent contract at Lollapalooza means more than meets the eye

Guest blogger Jim Borman explains why the tent contract at Lollapalooza means more than meets the eye
By Jim Borman Why should we care who gets the tent contract during Lollapalooza? Lollapalooza’s over.  But the Air and Water Show is just around the corner, Festival Italiana roars into Little Italy next week and summer fun in Chicago is in high gear. Tuesday morning, across the street from the Hilton on Michigan Avenue, members... Read more »

National Night Out with the neighbors and the cops

National Night Out with the neighbors and the cops
It was all fun and games in the South Loop tonight on 15th Street at Cottontail Park when the 1st District cops put on our local National Night Out–and served up hot dogs and brats and Italian sausage doused with mustard and peppers, accompanied by barbecue potato chips and sweet corn on the cob with... Read more »