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Muir Woods and the Case of the Missing Signal

Muir Woods and the Case of the Missing Signal

Despite their lack of wires, mobile ‘smart’ phones like the Blackberry and the IPhone make some people, including this writer, feel too connected to something they just can’t quit. But I wasn’t even tempted to check last weekend during a day trip that took my friend and me over the Golden Gate, through Muir Woods […]

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The High Line Cometh; the history of NYC’s newest park presented via the written word, digital photography (both still and moving) and inappropriate humor

The High Line Cometh; the history of NYC’s newest park presented via the written word, digital photography (both still and moving) and inappropriate humor

For some time I’ve been rooting for the Friends of the High Line to succeed in their campaign to transform an old elevated train line into a real gosh-darn park (by golly).  Mother Nature started the High Line accidentally when some seeds blew out of her pocket and began to sprout on the abandoned Chelsea […]

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Open House: George and Sonari’s Southside Bungalow

Open House: George and Sonari’s Southside Bungalow

George and Sonari’s home is nearly indistinguishable from its neighbors. The brick bungalow, which is located on Chicago’s far south side, illustrates the extent to which appearances can be deceiving and offers evidence that if you dig deep enough, there’s a story waiting to be told – an adage which Sonari, a producer for NPR, […]

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