Chicago Loop Parking Options

Chicago Loop parking gives you premier access to the city’s best restaurants and bars. You can have lunch or a quick coffee in one of the well-known little cafes or you can opt of the famous fine dining locations. With the right parking, Chicago has a full range of culinary opportunities...

Top 3 Chicago O’Hare Airport Hotels With Park and Fly Packages

Parking at Chicago’s O’Hare Airport can be a hassle to say the least. What I have learned from many past experiences is leave the driving into the airport for someone else. Since I don’t live close to the airport, I have learned to use what is known as the park and fly...

Will the Roland Burris Appointment be Upheld?

Disgraced Illinois Governor Rod Blagojevich, who is facing not only federal prosecution, but also impeachment, has named former Illinois State Comptroller and Attorney General Roland Burris to Barack Obama’s vacated US Senate seat.Roland Burris is, by all accounts, a well respected...

Movie Review: Bedtime Stories

edtime Stories is the kind of children’s tale that sounds like it would make a great book. Unfortunately, great books don’t always make great movies, and Bedtime Stories is far from a great film.Adam Sandler, in agreeable-naif mode, plays Skeeter, a maintenance worker with dreams...

Movie Review: Valkyrie

I loathe reviewing Tom Cruise films. It’s so difficult critiquing them objectively when Cruise is such a competent actor and yet so incompetent at life. For so many years, Cruise managed to maintain focus in his celebrity life, to stay on message, to keep those embarrassing tabloid stories...

Downturn in the Music Industry

Welcome to my weekly column! I hope to provide insight as well as promote discussion. There is a lot of talk these days about how the record industry is losing money because of pirating and illegal file sharing. I am a songwriter who has spent thousands of dollars of my own money, to recoup...