"Halsted is pretty crappy riding until you get to Harrison. But that is only a block. Last time I checked, Van Buren was also pretty crappy for those last couple of blocks east of Halsted. When I'm going that way I take Jefferson. It is also not…"
"Our tomatoes are doing better this year than last year. Oh wait, that is because we got a plot at the sunny McKinley Park Community Garden and last year we tried to grow them in our mostly shady back yard.
I absolutely love the riding weather…"
"Depending on the condition of your bike, it may require an overhaul to get her running like new. A tune up is generally the lower hanging fruit - adjusting brakes, headset and bottom bracket, cleaning the drive-train and the like, while an overhaul…"
Thanks for your interest, Tony, and your offer. When I get info on how to set up a presentation (Paul, I guess), i'll be happy to have your help. You are my friend, too once I figure out how to do that. Peg
Oh, very cool, thanks for the link. Ive heard mythical folklore about 'the guy who designed the Paramount' from Chicago but did not realize the shop was still in business. I will definitely have to drop in. So is your bike a Schwinn then? I am a bit disappointed its not Nasty's Cycles but the real story is very good in its own right.