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Bring on the Blizzard!

Bring on the Blizzard!

I have to admit, I’m very excited about the impending blizzard. I feel like an excited elementary school kid; the anticipation of waking up to two-feet of snow in the morning is almost too much to contend with.

February 1, 2011 | By | Reply More
Chicago Blizzard of 1967

Chicago Blizzard of 1967

Below are some images of the Great Chicago Blizzard of 1967. What a mess that was… Hopefully today’s storm will not create the same havoc that the blizzard of ’67 did.

February 1, 2011 | By | Reply More
Snow Plow Etiquette – Top 5 Things to Remember

Snow Plow Etiquette – Top 5 Things to Remember

I have the honor of knowing one of our local DuPage township’s snowplow drivers. He and I had a brief, but insightful conversation recently. In light of the impending blizzard coming our way, I thought I’d share this list of the top 10 things you should now when it comes to the folks who keep our roads clear for us.

February 1, 2011 | By | Reply More
Preparing for a Winter Storm in Chicago Area

Preparing for a Winter Storm in Chicago Area

Current weather reports are indicating that we may be on the verge of our first major winter storm this year. These are some basic preparations and tips to keep in mind whenever there is a threat of a severe winter storm in the Chicago area…

January 31, 2011 | By | 1 Reply More
Bears Epic Rivalry Loss to Packers

Bears Epic Rivalry Loss to Packers

The Bears epic rivalry loss to Packers in the playoffs is sure to be a problem for years to come.

January 23, 2011 | By | Reply More
Mayor Daley Won’t Seek Re-Election

Mayor Daley Won’t Seek Re-Election

News is starting to break that our Cook County neighbors to the east may soon be getting a new mayor. Mayor Richard M. Daley will not be seeking re-election next year. Daley has stated that this is a personal decision he has made.

September 7, 2010 | By | Reply More