Footprints can be seen along the ice covered shore as the reflection of the skyline can be seen on the surface of Lake Michigan In Chicago where temperatures have dropped well below freezing. REUTERS/John Gress (UNITED STATES)

Swimming weather

I got hired today to take some photos of Chicago stuck in our seasonal deep freeze. For my friends in the west, its been...

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Tom (L) and Gail Wise pose with Gail's Skylight Blue 1964 1/2 Ford Mustang convertible outside their garage where it sat for 27 years before its restoration, in Park Ridge, Illinois November 26, 2013. Gail Wise, then using her maiden name of Gail Brown, made the first known retail purchase of a Mustang on April 15, 1964, two days before the model went on sale. Ford will unveil its next-generation 2015 Mustang on December 5, 2013 for the model's 50th anniversary with simultaneous events in Michigan, Shanghai, Sydney, Barcelona, New York and Los Angeles.

Santa baby, a 64 convertible too, powder blue

Last week, I had the honor of meeting the first Ford Mustang owner ever and riding in the small 1964 1/2 convertible.

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New York Yankees Alex Rodriguez heads back to the dugout after being called out in the seventh inning while playing the Chicago White Sox in their American League MLB baseball game in Chicago, August 7, 2013. REUTERS/John Gress (UNITED STATES)

Covering A-Rod And A Little Baseball In Between

For the last three days I have been covering Alex Rodriguez and the Yankkees White Sox games. Covering every move while he was at...

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New York Yankee Alex Rodriguez speaks during a press conference in Chicago

A-Rod – The Reason Why I Loved Covering Last Night’s Yankees’ Game

It was fun to cover a game and not have to worry about any one other than one guy. In addition, half the media...

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Chicago Blackhawks fans Sebastian Smith (R) holds a cutout of the head of Chicago Blackhawks' Jonathan Toews as he rides on the shoulders of his father Chris before Game 2 of their NHL Stanley Cup Finals hockey series in Chicago, Illinois, June 15, 2013. REUTERS/John Gress (UNITED STATES - Tags: SPORT ICE HOCKEY)

One hockey game per day please

I was so happy that last nights Stanley Cub Game 2 only went 3.5 periods and not 48 like game one!

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