Archive for the Chicago Category

Let the Celebration Begin

Chicago is leading 3-0. Bottom of 7th inning. I’m on my way up to Wrigley Field. Pray for my safe return.

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First Pitch

If you had the opportunity to throw out first pitch at a White Sox baseball game, would you take it? Or give it to someone who really cared about the game and the team? This is my dilemma. Update: Someone else will represent Michigan and throw out the first pitch. But I get to be on the field. Oh goodness. Trying to stay calm.

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Chicago: City of the Century

For the last three days, Chicago Public Television WTTW11 has been showing a PBS American Experience series on the history of Chicago. Totally first rate and quite informative. Since the series ended tonight, would recommend checking out the Internet site as it has some interesting facts about this gwonderful city I call home. Below is a description of the series from the PBS site: Chicago: City of the Century offers insights into topics in American history including the settling of the prairies; contact between fur traders, speculators, and Native Americans; infrastructure topics like the building of the Illinois and Michigan […]

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