North Shore Flea

North Shore Flea Becomes Two-Day Show

The North Shore Flea is coming back to Highwood as a two day show. Come celebrate Spring by attending the season opener May 10th and 11th. Promoters announced recently that a second day of fun and finds has been added to the 2014 season. This vintage, antiques and collectibles extravaganza takes place at the Highwood

Made in Chicago


Travel By Pullman, Again

Believe it or not, regularly scheduled Pullman service between Chicago and New Orleans is once again available. A Chicago company has revived the service using restored Pullman cars. Pullman Sleeping Car Company, LLC’s Pullman Rail Journeys is a first-class, standalone rail experience in artfully and fully restored Pullman Rail Cars, on a scheduled basis between



Chicago Takes on Brimfield, Brings Back Goodies

Each year around this time vintage markets, stores and the like fill with fresh merchandise. Much of this merchandise arrives after being purchased in Brimfield, Massachusetts. If you’ve never been to Brimfield, it’s perhaps THE antiques event of the year (actually held several times a year), only rivaled by Round Top, an event in the