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find myself a city (1001 Afternoons in Chicago) posted 2 photos to Flickr:

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These nearby schools are looking for financial help on DonorsChoose.org:

  • Addressing Conflict Through War Novels

    Mr. F. is asking for $1496.18:
    My students need copies of All Quiet on the Western Front, Slaughterhouse-Five, and The Things They Carried.
    Washington High School Comment
  • Classroom Library TLC: High-Interest, Picture Books!

    Ms. Alexander is asking for $1495.60:
    My students need a variety of high-interest, imagination-capturing picture books to fill up our bookshelves along with books on cd to ensure all learners will have the opportunity to enjoy the gift of reading!
    Hoyne Elementary School Comment
  • Emerging Readers Who Love Math! Please Fill Our Math Bookshelf!

    Ms. Alexander is asking for $1280.34:
    My students need math readers coupled with correlated hands-on activities for the creation of a quality math classroom learning center and library.
    Hoyne Elementary School Comment
  • Autism Speaks: I Can Read!

    Ms. Alexander is asking for $1051.34:
    My students need a variety of picture books that teach reading skills coupled with hands-on manipulatives for visual/sensory learning to reinforce reading concepts.
    Hoyne Elementary School Comment

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Ask Geoffrey: White Castle Inspired by Chicago Water Tower?

...up. In fact, the first White Castle in Chicago was a steel castle built at 2501 E. 79th St. Now only a few of the steel buildings still exist, and none are still White...

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...that survives in Chicago is White Castle #16, completed in 1930 at the corner of Wabash and Cermak. Today, it’s a chicken restaurant and was designated a Chicago landmark in 2011. It...

The red foot outside of St. James Cathedral on Wabash and Rush is a cast concrete sculpture by artist Mary Seyfarth. It was installed in 2008 on the church’s steps. The artist says it’s a larger cast of her own size 8 right foot.

    Ask Geoffrey: White Castle Inspired by Chicago Water Tower?
    Beth Zeigler, St. Charles Well, yes and no. The White Castle chain was started in Wichita, Kansas, in 1921 by former grill cook Walt Anderson and real estate businessman Billy Ingram.
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K. McMahon posted 1 photo to Flickr:
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