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Grant Park, IL info, events, stats

Grant Park, IL info, events, stats

A couple days ago I blogged about the neat Google Maps image of Buckingham Fountain in Grant Park. When I began my search for this image I stupidly typed in “Grant Park” into Google Maps. Clearly it was an exercise executed without much thought. Interestingly enough though, Google gave me the map of Grant Park, […]

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aerial of Buckingham Fountain

View Larger Map To commemorate this week’s Taste of Chicago celebration, here’s a Google Maps satellite image of the world’s United States’ most famous fountain: Buckingham Fountain. We’ve all seen images and video of ol’ Bucky countless times, but seeing an aerial view is quite unique. ——————— From an IM converstation a few nights ago […]

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