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  • When in the Course of human events...

     
    by Jim Tankersley France celebrates its independence day on the anniversary of a citizen uprising at a prison; Canada's comes on the anniversary of a legislative act recognizing its self-governance. In the United States, we celebrate a "Dear John"...
  • Get A View Of Hartford Landmarks From Hollister Preserve

    Mount Holyoke was named after Elizur Holyoke who surveyed around present-day Springfield and figured why not name a mountain after himself. The Connecticut state capitol building's dome is made of real glimmering gold. The 527-foot-high Travelers Tower in...

    Terrorist attacks turn 2 worlds upside down

    Terrorist attacks turn 2 worlds upside down
    We lived in two worlds in Chicago Tuesday. We were there in the horror of New York, Washington, that field in Pennsylvania. We were safely home. From the TV came the cries of people and of sirens so desperate they seemed next door. I looked out my...

    '30 Rock': The Boston Tea Party

     
    Is Tina Fey psychic? It certainly seems that way. "30 Rock" always has its finger on the pulse of what's going on in the country, sometimes to its own detriment. But Thursday night's episode of "30 Rock," with its references...

    Noted Chicago architect Bruce Graham dies

     
    Blair Kamin reports that Bruce Graham, architect of the Sears (willis) Tower and the John Hancock Center, has died. The profile of Graham that I wrote for the Tribune is so old (April, 1981) it exists only in .pdf format:...