August 21st, 2014

#TBT: “Queen of the Motor Colony” 

A Chicago Examiner headline from August 1908: “Girl Dares Death in Auto Climbing.” You go, girl. 

August 8th, 2014

Summer is the perfect time to dig into some books. Er, ice cream. 

Via Quirk Books.

August 1st, 2014

Humble Beginnings: YOUmedia Summer Soul Session Chance

Before he was Chance the Rapper, he was just Chance…a Chicago teen in our YOUmedia program, rapping for our YouTube channel.

See him — and a bajillion other great artists — at this weekend’s Lollapalooza! 

July 23rd, 2014

Beachfront Libraries are the Best Idea…Ever.

Via Huffington Post Books:

"Beachfront libraries are an ingenious addition to shorelines around the world. Forget your book? Go grab a replacement. Finished your latest read? No worries, many choices await you."

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