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It’s Marathon Weekend!

Marathon weekend is almost here in Chicago and once again we have a full house here at the Old Chicago Inn.  Chicago, lying on relatively level Midwestern land, is known for its flat, fast course, which is home to four world records. If you are a runner staying with us this weekend here are a […]

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La Gondola in Lakeview

A few nights ago, some relatives were in town, and wanted to have a pasta dinner somewhere in the neighborhood.  I suggested we give La Gondola’s new location at 1258 W. Belmont Avenue a try.  My husband and I, having dined at their original storefront on Ashland a few times, had always enjoyed the food […]

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