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Blog posts June 2019

Patrick Kane Named October’s #3 Star

From the NHL release:

Kane shared the League lead with 11 goals and placed fourth overall with 18 point…

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A Huge Milestone for the South Loop's Portion of the Chicago River

A great sign for the underutilized South Loop portion of the Chicago River (via Curbed):
The revamped eastern segment of the Chicago Riverwalk isn’t the only new waterfront improvement headed downtown. Crews are putting the finishing touches on a quarter-mile-long pedestrian path between Harriso…

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Como conquistar um homem: Saiba a melhor maneira de atrair aquele gato para sua vida!

É comum nós conhecermos várias pessoas em nossa vida, e entre essas pessoas que nós conhecemos pode acontecer de alguma nos interessar mais que as outras e por isso vamos em busca de conquistá-la, mas nem sempre essa conquista é fácil, e por isso é preciso que nós saibamos o que fazer para que tudo …

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Chicago Cubs vs. Pittsburgh Pirates preview, Wednesday 4/10, 7:05 CT

The weather forecast isn’t great for tonight, but it looks like they’ll get the game in. Just in case:


  • The Cubs are the first club since the 2000 St. Louis Cardinals to score 10 or more runs five times in their first 10 games, and just the fourth team since 1900 (thanks to STATS Inc.). T…

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NFL trade deadline: Bears don’t have obvious needs but ‘crazy’ not to listen

With the NFL trade deadline looming at 3 p.m. Tuesday, the Bears don’t have an obvious area of need, coach Matt Nagy said Monday.

It might be hard for them to go into acquisition mode — they’ve already traded away their first round picks the next two years for outside linebacker Khalil Mack and th…

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What Would Equity in Urban Planning Look Like?

The Diversity Committee of the American Planning Association’s Illinois chapter co-hosted the second annual Equity in Planning panel on Thursday along with sponsors WTS Greater Chicago Chapter, UIC’s College of Urban Planning and Public Affairs, UPPSAThe Society of Black Urban PlannersLPOD…

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That May Have Been the Cubs’ Worst Defensive Game in 37 Years

Let’s just dispense with this first thing in the morning: that was a borderline historically ugly game on defense for the professional baseball Chicago Cubs.

Worse, those six errors did not include a pop up the Cubs allowed to drop in the first thanks to poor communication, and a “double” to left …

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Bulls fall to Nuggets

Sometimes I lie awake at night and I ask, ‘Where have I gone wrong?' Then a voice says to me, ‘This is going to take more than one night.' - Charlie Brown

The phrase "good grief" is probably a good one for the Bulls 135-105 Thursday loss to the Denver Nuggets, their ninth straight and all five …

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Paramedic leaves fire to deliver baby across the street


A firefighter-paramedic was diverted from a fire for a very special delivery in Cincinnati,Ohio Wednesday when a woman went into labor unexpectedly.
WCPO reports that Elaine Wise's pregnant daughter told her mother her water broke and then said " I have to push."

Wise says, "A…

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