We’re not in Upstate anymore….

That was one of the first thoughts I had as we entered the city of Chicago on the Metra from Elgin, Illinois early last month.  We were out there visiting a college for a long weekend, and couldn't help but spend a day in the city since we were staying only about an hour away.  As …

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Chicago from 1,353 Feet High

Sears Tower (now known as Willis Tower) in Chicago is internationally known as being the western hemisphere's second tallest skyscraper, only to the newly built One World Trade Center in New York City.  It's also famous for something else totally unique, it's 103rd floor; known as the Sky Deck.  With huge picture windows spanning around the entire floor, …

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