24 Hours in Chicago

On Wednesday and Thursday, I had a whirlwind trip to the Windy City. I had a business meeting in the financial district at the Harris Bank Building. After round one of the meetings, I caught my first ever Chicago Cubs game at Wrigley Field. It was an awesome experience on a gorgeous summer night. We took a cab to the game but took the train (a wiser choice) back downtown. The Cubs were victorious. They got aΒ walk off hit in the bottom of the 9th inning. Good stuff.

Before round two of the meetings on Thursday morning, I got out for an early morning run through the financial district and along Lake Michigan. Grant Park was all fenced off because of the Taste of Chicago, so I avoided it. It was a short run, but I got some great views of the always impressive skyline. It was a crystal clear morning.

I was off to O’Hare Airport by noon and back in Hartford by late afternoon, so it was a quick one.

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