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  • PigPen Theater Co.
    The Old Man and The Old Moon Brings the Joy of Storytelling Back
    It's easy to get swept up in the bright lights of Broadway. The Hollywood headliners, the high-tech lights and elaborate sets, the glamorous costumes, and the time-old shows. So it's not always easy for the new guy on the block to stick...
  • The Relapse Symphony - "Shadows" (Standby Records)
    CD Review: The Relapse Symphony - "Shadows" (Standby Records)
    The Relapse Symphony - Shadows (Standby Records): If you release a flat out killer debut EP (Time’s Running Out – get on this people), then you better damn sure follow that with an equally (or more) killer debut full length. Apparently...
  • Shadow People Monster of the Week
    Monster of the Week: ‘Shadow People’
    Shadow people have been around for a very long time. They have been explained through religion, parapsychology, demonology, and even metaphysics. Although some explanations state that such creatures a merely ghost manifestations, there are many...
  • Shadows by Robin McKinley
    'Shadows' by Robin McKinley: Simply wonderful
    Robin McKinley's newest fantasy, "Shadows," may just be one of her most brilliant books to date. Everything in the story meshes perfectly. The characters are compelling, well-defined people who become real. You know the characters...
  • Warships
    Indie band Warships release debut EP and music video for single 'Heater'
    With summer around the corner, it's time to find new music for those long road trips. Be sure to add Warships to that list. The L.A. based Indie pop band have been itching to make a splash on the music scene and with the recent release of...
  • Lindsey Stirling
    Lindsey Stirling combines unique style of dance with art of playing violin
    Lindsey Stirling gained fame three years ago as a quarter-finalist on the 5th season of "America’s Got Talent." Hosts Howie Mandel and Sharon Osbourne were impressed with the whirling wunderkind, but stuffy British judge Piers...
  • Cemetery October 16, 2012
    Cemetery October 16, 2012
    As we all know a cemetery is a place where people die and are buried to rest. My partner and I were on our way to Lynn Woods and something brought us to this cemetery. It was at night and pitch black which makes these pictures even more impressive...
  • Fence and Sidewalk Shadows
    Transitory art in Chicago
    Paraphrasing the transitory definition in Merriam Webster’s Collegiate Dictionary, this word means something that is not persistent and lasts for a brief amount of time (temporary). Transient is a synonym for transitory. Transient means to...
  • Shadows by Ilsa J. Bick is the second is the second in the 'Ashes' trilogy
    'Shadows' by Ilsa J. Bick: Second in a thrilling YA series
    When "Ashes," the first book by Ilsa J. Bick in the "Ashes" trilogy ended, readers were furious. The protagonist walks into a trap where she will likely be killed. Then the book ends. Thanks, Ilsa.So fans are eagerly snatching...
  • The story of Me and Me2
    Dream Number 9: The Story of Me and Me Too
    Last night I had an extraordinary dream which started out like a daydream but soon grew into a nightmareMy dream started with me walking down a busy streetWhile walking I became aware that the person in front of me looked very familiarSo much so...
  • makeover
    Bareminerals hydrating foundation
    Bareminerals has a new hydrating foundation. It is in your local Ulta and other retailers in Chicago. This is a great new product for anyone that tends to have skin on the drier side. It is lighweight and looks great.You can walk into your...
  • The Star with orb
    The star
    The StarMy friend and co-partner in ghost hunting Tracey Courage was concerned about the cellar in her home. Everytime she went near it she would get an uneasy feeling. We decided together to go down there and it is was quite spooky, even I had...
  • Tony LaRussa
    The Shadows Enter As The Curtain Falls in St. Louis For 2011
    Chasing Shadows in TheNational League CentralAfter sweeping the Brewers last week in Milwaukee to pull within 7 ½ games in the National League Central race, the St. Louis Cardinals have gone 1-3, with a win and two losses at home to...
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    Lynn Woods Haunted or Not
    Lynn Woods Haunted or Not Lynn Woods is a beautiful place for nature viewing, hiking, bike riding or even a place for peace. In out hectic lifestyles we all need a place to relax and sometimes we need a place to blow off steam. Dogs are even...