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After the snow of the 1967 blizzard stopped, the cleanup began. Fierce winds whipped the snow into drifts as high as 12 feet.


National Geographic Traveler Magazine: 2012 Photo Contest

National Geographic Traveler Magazine: 2012 Photo Contest - The Big Picture -

Nick Gerber:I’m excited to announce that we’ll be holding a print sale to help us finance our film project. Everyone mark your calendars for Friday April 13th, 2012. We’ll be holding the event at the GR N’namdi Gallery at 110 N. Peoria St. Suite 102 (right in the West Loop) from 5:00 to 9:00 and all proceeds from the art you buy will go towards helping us launch the film project: Operation: Route 66. Prints like this and others of mine will be available as well as a half dozen o

The Huntington Botanical Gardens, San Marino, California ::: This flower park located outside Los Angeles and has been modified from farmers workplace to be a heaven for flower lovers. Looks like a painting, gorgeous!

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Photos: Sandy's Epic Devastation

Waves generated from the remnants Hurricane Sandy crash into the shoreline of Lake Michigan on October 30, 2012 in Chicago, Illinois. (Photo by Scott Olson/Getty Images


Three places to brunch in Chicago

Alena Murguia narrows down three great places for brunch in Chicago. The delicious drinks pictured are from Nookies.


ChicagoShovels Web Site Gives Lowdown on Snow

Lake Shore Drive Chicago ILL. February 2011. 21 inches of snow. They are hoping this will not happen this year again.

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Lightning, Sears Tower Photo, Weather Wallpaper – National Geographic Photo of the Day

I'm sitting in my apartment watching the lightening on the lake. #ironic #thunderstorms #Chicago

Top Ten Weather Events Of 2012 “Super Storm Sandy” had to compete with the most extensive drought in more than half a century and one of the worst heat waves since the 1930s dust bowl but, as the impacts from Sandy kept mounting in its aftermath, this remarkable storm climbed up to the number one spot in Weatherwise magazine’s annual tally of the top 10 weather events of the year.

Lightning Strikes on Lake Shore Drive, Lake Michigan (searched Google Images for this cool pic, which a FB friend of mine had shared)