Category Archives: Chicago Living

Ms. Biscuit in Washington Park

If you are ever in the Washington Park neighborhood, please make your way to Ms. Biscuit! This long-standing restaurant has been serving guests since 1974 when Bob and Juanita Johnson decided to quit their jobs at the Chanute Air Force Base to open the restaurant. It was once a small space fit for only 25…

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The Statue of the Republic: The Meaning Behind That Giant Jackson Park Statue

Have you ever been driving down Lake Shore Drive or down Hayes Street and seen this huge gold statue? Oddly enough the statue seems to rotate, which is still debatable, or just my imagination. Anyhow, if you’re a Chicago native, you’ve most definitely seen this oddly placed statue before. Well it’s not just there because…

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