Sun and Blues Skies @Chicago Botanic Garden
Chicago

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Chicago is the third most populous city in the United States and the most populous city in the American Midwest; with approximately 2.7 million residents. The name "Chicago" is derived from a French rendering of the Native American word shikaakwa, translated as "wild onion" or "wild garlic", from the Miami-Illinois language.

Recommended Listening

Reversal of Fortune - Chicago’s biggest design achievement isn’t a building at all—it’s the Chicago River itself.
http://www.wbez.org - @WBEZ

http://wdcb.org - @WDCBPublicRadio - https://soundcloud.com/wdcbnews

Twitter

@ChicagoParks
@ChooseChicago
@Native_Chicago
@WBEZ
@WDCBPublicRadio
@Cubs
@The606Chicago

Chicago Plan Commission: Airports (1945)

Airports

O'Hare/Midway (ORD)

Wikipedia

Chicago
Flag_of_Chicago
History_of_Chicago

Parks

chicagoparkdistrict - @ChicagoParks
@The606Chicago

Elsewhere

Place Making Chicago
Finding_Chicagos_food_gardens_with_Google_Earth
http://www.immigrantconnect.org
http://chicagoist.com
http://www.explorechicago.org
Earth Month: Year Round Green Attractions
http://twitter.com/WFMTclassical
The Green Chicago Restaurant Co-op
http://www.rickbayless.com/restaurants/grill.html
http://www.motorestaurant.com

Chicago Museums

National Museum of Mexican Art
1852 W 19th Street

The Field Museum
1400 S. Lake Shore Drive
http://skift.com/2013/07/06/one-of-the-worlds-greatest-natural-history-museums-is-having-big-money-problems

Blues Brothers, aka Four Fried Chickens and a Coke

http://www.imdb.com/title/tt0080455/quotes

Features

http://cherylhoward.com/2014/01/16/instagramming-chicago

Landsat View: Western Suburbs of Chicago, Illinois

Opening Day

For directions using public transportation visit www.transitchicago.com.

Ferries

http://www.wbez.org/series/curious-city/ferry-tale-could-chicago-michigan-ferry-return-extinction-114151

Chicago Cubs

http://chicago.cubs.mlb.com
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Chicago_Cubs
@Cubs