Recently unearthed sketches from legendary architect Louis Sullivan’s archives show plans for a wrought-iron clock…at Carson Pirie Scott. Blair Kamin takes on the mystery of the clock that could have been. (Tribune)

Former state senator and erstwhile Republican candidate for Cook County Board president Roger Keats is peacing out. Citing Illinois’s high property taxes, corruption, and broken budget, Keats and his wife are moving to Texas, where, presumably, the budget is intact and there is no corruption. (Wilmette Beacon)

A U.S. jet crashed in Libya, due to mechanical failures. Both crewman are safe. (NY Times)