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Lake Shore Gold

"The neighborhoods of Chicago" Now for me, Downtown Chicago is The Loop, part of the near north & south sides, and the Gold Coast. In other words, 990 N Michigan & Oak St to 2000 S Michigan to I55 (The Stevenson), West to I90 & I94. Both eastbound to LSD (Lake Shore Drive). When you leave this area, you're in the neighborhoods. If you're at Wrigley Field, you are in Wrigleyville (not downtown). If you're at Comiseky Park, you're in Bridgeport.

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48 Hours on Cape Breton Island

The beginning of our Cape Breton adventure was in Baddeck, nested mid island along the channel waters of the Bras d’Or Lake (translated as Arm of Gold Lake, named by the French undoubtedly for the reflection of the sun off the water). At first blush, Baddeck is a sleepy little waterside town bearing the distinction of the official start and end point of the Cabot Trail (the famous driving loop through Cape Breton Highlands National Park). However it was also home to Alexander Graham Bell…

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