For some, the self-isolation and shutdowns have been a welcome change of pace.
Local filmmakers Julian Hayda and Father Myron Panchuk document the squatters living within the “Zone of Alienation” around the Chernobyl nuclear disaster, and the failed reactor’s crumbling container, in their documentary “Block Four: Chernobyl 2011,” screening Thursday 4/28 at the Chicago Cultural Center.
Goose Island’s brewmaster says he’s embarrassed after, well, taking a leak in a pair of pint glasses at a Wicker Park bar this weekend. (Tribune) Today marks the 150th anniversary of the beginning of the Civil War. Chicago played an important role in the conflict. (Sun-Times) Lakeview residents largely panned the idea for a neighborhood […]
The 20th-century nuclear Pompeii.