69 years and counting. Maybe next year, Cubs fans!
Don’t miss “Disney on Ice – Princess & Heroes” at the United Center, September 10 – 14. Check out the UC’s website for more information. Don’t forget to bring the kids to Billy Goat on Madison for their first cheezborger!
On September 9th, 1969 the Cubs were poised to win the National League Pennant when the infamous black cat walked behind Ron Santo in the on deck circle. In the last quarter of the season the Cubs lost an amazing 17 1/2 games in the standings to ultimately lose the pennant to the Mets. And,…Details
Fun & Honor- two unforgettable qualities of Billy Goat’s character and the two guiding principals of the Sad Sack Amvets. Their organization is still serving veterans today, working to provide scholarships for nurses. Check out their website: http://amvetsnationalsadsack.com/
During the second weekend in September at Division and Sacremento in Humboldt Park, you will find the Riot Fest and Carnival! This year Riot Fest celebrates it’s 10 anniversary. The festival features live performances from Jane’s Addiction, The Cure, Flaming Lips, Weezer and many more. Visit the Chicago section of the Riot Fest website (link…Details