I was under a rock, what’s up with these school closings? Last year we had the 2012 Chicago teacher’s strike and now we have this one. I can’t say I’m too attached to this issue, given that I don’t have any kids and I graduated elementary school over a decade ago with flying colors, literally […]
Archives for March 2013
Artist of the month? Say what now? Yep. It’s a new thing we’re starting up here. Every month Chicago Rants will feature one of this city’s many fine and underappreciated artists. In these features, there will be a good mix of some transplants, some locals, some painters, some sculptors- you name it, and I’ll be […]
Here’s some pictures from around Logan Square during the snowstorm March 5, 2013. It was coming down hard so the camera didn’t stay out for long.
Despite being completely hunted to extinction from the Chicago area hundreds of years ago, the American Marten isn’t endangered at all. So I’m still learning all this cool stuff about Chicago reading that book I mentioned last week (don’t judge, I’m a slow reader). I’m still at the part where there are no people or […]