Archive | December, 2009

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January 2010

SATURDAY JANUARY 30TH  16TH ANNUAL MARATHON – CELEBRATING 30 YEARS OF WOODLAND PATTERN  POETRY MARATHON 10 AM TO 1AM  ALL DAY AND INTO THE NIGHT!!!   $8   www.woodlandpattern.org     HAPPY NEW YEAR!     1 FRIDAY    HAPPY NEW YEAR      2 SATURDAY          3 SUNDAY     RIVERWEST YOGASHALA 731 E Locust First

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Operation: Sidewalk Chalk

by Tea Krulos, Photos by Paul Kjelland Mission of a “Real Life Superhero” The Watchman is a “real life superhero,” one of a growing movement of people who adopt costumed comic book-style personas. These people do charity events and safety patrols of their neighborhoods, looking for criminal activity.  

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Green Holidays 2009

Green Holidays by Tess Reiss   Commerce in Riverwest has been surprisingly robust despite the economic dump of the past year. Bliffert’s opened a brand new hardware store last spring. ReThreads recycled clothing popped up on Humboldt. The incredible Centro Café, Planet Scooter, and Jazz Gallery are drawing folks to Center Street. Diners are exploring

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