Manana Sera Un Mejor Dia
Tomorrow will be a better day. Ya gotta believe.
Just A Few Magic Beans...
...is all it took to send the Santa Fe Railroad
grain elevator straight to the clouds.
Damen Avenue near the Stevenson Expressway.
Faces of Chicago
Hip Hop artist / producer Gizzo (Villanueva, second from right) with crew standing in front
of the graffiti wall at Crawford Steel Company
in Brighton Park.
Keepin' The Ol' Gal Runnin'
Why buy a new $60,000 truck when this ol'
workhorse is still up to the task?
Get It While You Can
Before you know it the sky will be gray, the clouds
will be ominous and there'll be a clear sightline
between the dock and skyscrapers, as the boats
will be in dry dock. Don't say "I should have",
get out and enjoy the city.
Trick or treat with a group of friends.
The Original Sears Tower
Now known as the Nichols Tower and located on Homan Avenue, this building dates back to 1906. The Sears offices were located here until 1974 when they were moved to the Loop. WLS-AM (World's Largest Store) broadcast from this location. There is a blue strip at the
top of the tower with the words SEARS ROEBVCK AND CO in white.
I Want To Be (Left) Alone
The car stopped, the window went down, the
camera lens poked out and this kid went into
"duck and cover" mode.
East Garfield Park
Wild In The Streets
This may be a local mural (note the "Chicago Police" star on the burning car) but it depicts
what has become the national pastime in our
This is a somewhat recent painting that covers what seemed to be more of a Puerto
Rican pride piece. Unfortunately, I haven't been able to find any information on it or the artist, yet.
That's Not Asking Too Much
Just a thought from the neighbors at Rockwell
Street and Potomac Avenue in Humboldt Park.