Last Look

A Chicago Sunset

A Chicago sunset, as seen from the Class of 2015’s Commencement boat cruise. This was the final photo submitted to Instagram by Chris Bugajski,…

Cloud Gate

It was only dedicated in 2006, but considering its popularity, it seems like Cloud Gate–affectionately known as “The Bean”–has been around forever. Artist Anish…

Chicago Board of Trade

The entrance of the Chicago Board of Trade reflects the Art Deco style in vogue at the time of the edifice’s construction in 1930….

Urbs in Horto

The five-acre Lurie Garden in Millennium Park pays homage to Chicago’s motto, “Urbs in Horto” (City in a Garden). More than 30 varieties of…

Record Cold

Chicago experienced a notoriously frigid winter, with more than 20 below-zero days. The lowest temperature of the season was -16, on Jan. 6. ICO…