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Gropius in Chicago

February 28, 2009

A classmate of mine, Grahm Balkney, has discoverd that Gropious had a hand in the planning of Micheal Reese Hospital

http://www.savemrh.com/

nursing home

February 28, 2009

http://www.chicagotribune.com/features/lifestyle/health/chi-nursing-homes-feb08,0,3842906.story?page=1

http://www.chicagotribune.com/features/lifestyle/health/chi-nursinghome-flash,0,2342610.htmlpage

links

February 18, 2009

http://plasticulture.cas.psu.edu/default.html

http://www.kitchengardeners.org/

http://www.pfi.iastate.edu/hoop/hoop_page_1.htm

People’s Atlas of Chicago

February 12, 2009

http://chicagoatlas.areaprojects.com/

Wal-Mart May Create A Dozen Sites To Combat ‘Food Deserts’

February 9, 2009

http://www.wbbm780.com/pages/3809746.php?contentType=4&contentId=3486278

“Nature as the Measure”

February 9, 2009

wes jackson

Profile: Andy’s Deli

February 9, 2009

A Polish butcher and  sausage shop

“If you are looking for a grocery store where “everyone speaks ‘merican”, don’t go here.” – kate at yelp.com

http://www.andysdeli.com/shop/

Address: 4021 W Kinzie St, Chicago, IL 60624-1807 (Map)
Alt Business Name: Andy’s Deli
Location Type: Headquarters
Est. Annual Sales: $3,700,000
Est. # of Employees: 35
Est. Empl. at Loc.: 20
Year Started: 1979
State of Incorp: IL
SIC #Code: 5411
Contact’s Name: Andrzej Kolasa
Contact’s Title: President

Profile: Edna’s Restaurant

February 9, 2009

Ednas is a soul food restraunt that gets excellent reviews. Dr King ate there back in the day. Edna employs former felons at the restaurant.

http://www.msnbc.msn.com/id/16487976/

http://www.centerstagechicago.com/restaurants/ednas.html

Profile: Columbus Foods

February 9, 2009

Columbus Foods distributes (makes?) all sorts of oils for cooking as well as making soaps.

main location is near Garfield Park

http://www.columbusfoods.com/

Profile: Rubschlager Baking

February 9, 2009

Rubschlager Baking is owned by the Rubschlager family and was founded in 1913.

President: Paul A. Rubschlager
Secretary and Treasurer: Joan Rubschlager
National Sales Manager: Bakery Products

Paul A. Rubschlager regualarly gives money to the RNC. This year he gave the max donation to John McCain

http://www.rubschlagerbaking.com/