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Create Your Own Perfect Bucket List - My Modern Metropolis

Create Your Own Perfect Bucket List

Every year I go somewhere I've never been before! Sitting on the beach in Vietnam we decided, we would swim in every ocean, we would see the 7 wonders of the world, we would explore the beauty of the world we live in. Every year we go somewhere we have never been before, we decided to start at home, surfing in Tofino, visiting the BC Hot Springs, hiking in the Rocky Mountains, experiencing the Calgary Stampede, Carnival in Toronto and dinner in Montreal.

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Marli Pretorius's Blog

More than a quarter of firearms seized by Chicago Police Department over the past five years were bought just outside city limits in Cook County suburbs, according to analysis by University of Chicago Crime Lab. Others came from stores around Illinois and from other states, like Indiana, less than an hour’s drive away. Since 2008, more than 1,300 confiscated guns, the analysis showed, were bought from just one store, Chuck’s Gun Shop in Riverdale, Ill., a few miles of Chicago’s city limits.

Strict Gun Laws in Chicago Can’t Stem Fatal Shots

24 Must-Visit Chicago Restaurants: Diners, Drive-Ins, Dives MUST CHECK A FEW OF THESE OUT!

24 Must-Visit Chicago Restaurants: Diners, Drive-Ins, Dives

Cloud Gate -- referred to by locals as "The Bean", for obvious reasons -- is a public sculpture by talented British artist Anish Kapoor. Cloud Gate weighs in at over 110-tons, and is 66 feet long and 33 feet high. "The Bean" was created using a huge number of individual stainless steel plates -- Cloud Gate's seamless surface is the result of thousands of hours of polishing. (Chicago)

Chicago – a locals guide