Ask Geoffrey: 4/2

"L" Cars, Catalpa Avenue, & Melody Mill Ballroom

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April 2, 2014 - Ask Geoffrey: 4/2

Geoffrey Baer tells us what's at the end of the line for old "L" cars and more in this week's edition of Ask Geoffrey. Read an article and view a slideshow.

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Ask Geoffrey: 3/19

Mr. Selfridge, Firehouses, & Revolving Doors

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March 19, 2014 - Ask Geoffrey: 3/19

Geoffrey Baer sheds some light on a colorful Chicago firehouse tradition in this week's edition of Ask Geoffrey. Read an article and view a slideshow.

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Ask Geoffrey: 2/19

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February 19, 2014 - Ask Geoffrey: 2/19

Terra-cotta shields and emblems dot the exterior of a historic Chicago factory. Geoffrey Baer reveals the meaning of these marks in this week's edition of Ask Geoffrey.

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Ask Geoffrey: 2/5

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February 5, 2014 - Ask Geoffrey: 2/5

Was a Chicago housing project once a stop on the Underground Railroad? Geoffrey Baer discovers a hidden piece of African American history in this week's edition of Ask Geoffrey.
 

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Ask Geoffrey: 1/22

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January 22, 2014 - Ask Geoffrey: 1/22

A street near Soldier Field honors a fallen World War II hero. Geoffrey Baer has that soldier's story, and he answers your questions in this week’s edition of Ask Geoffrey.

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Ask Geoffrey: 12/18

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December 18, 2013 - Ask Geoffrey

In this edition of Ask Geoffrey, Geoffrey Baer brings us up to speed on the wildly popular railroad fairs of the late 1940s, where rail enthusiasts flocked to Chicago’s lakefront to see vintage and modern locomotives in action.

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Ask Geoffrey: 11/13

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November 13, 2013 - Ask Geoffrey: 11/13

Throughout the 1950s, south suburban families saddled up and rode to the Oak Lawn Round-up Days. What happened to the festival? Geoffrey Baer rustles up the answer in this week's edition of Ask Geoffrey.

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Ask Geoffrey: 10/30

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October 30, 2013 - Ask Geoffrey: 10/30

A street near Soldier Field honors a fallen World War II hero. Geoffrey Baer has that soldier's story, and he answers your questions in this week’s edition of Ask Geoffrey.

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Ask Geoffrey: 10/9

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October 9, 2013 - Ask Geoffrey: 10/9

A Chicago landmark is undergoing a renaissance as a luxurious hotel on Michigan Avenue. We take a peek under the dust in tonight's Ask Geoffrey.

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Ask Geoffrey: 2/26

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February 26, 2014 - Ask Geoffrey: 2/26

A chunk of transportation history rests in the Chicago River. Geoffrey Baer talks trains and technology in this week's edition of Ask Geoffrey.

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Ask Geoffrey: 2/12

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February 12, 2014 - Ask Geoffrey: 2/12

A little bit of London is hidden on Chicago’s north side – where can you find this charming row of homes? Find out in tonight’s Ask Geoffrey.

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Ask Geoffrey: 1/29

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January 29, 2014 - Ask Geoffrey: 1/29

Steamships sail and dirigibles float across the floor of a famous Loop building. Where can you walk across transportation history? We have the answer to that question and more in tonight's Ask Geoffrey.

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Ask Geoffrey: 1/8

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Misspelled signs are a common sight in Chi-RA-go. Geoffrey Baer shows us a few misspelled signs that have been around town for years in tonight’s Ask Geoffrey.

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Misspelled Signs in Chicago?

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What’s wrong with this picture of an old firehouse on Lake Street near Kedzie? Look closely at how the word “Department” is spelled. Geoffrey Baer is on a hunt for more misspelled signs in the Chicago area for an upcoming edition of Ask Geoffrey. If you know of one, please share the information here.

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Ask Geoffrey: 11/6

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November 6, 2013 - Ask Geoffrey: 11/6

Just how long have the antique-looking Chicago streetlights been burning? Geoffrey Baer reveals the age of these beauties in this week’s edition of Ask Geoffrey.

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Ask Geoffrey: 10/16

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October 16, 2013 - Ask Geoffrey: 10/16

The days may be getting shorter, but Geoffrey Baer finds it’s always sunny inside these elevators. Find out more in tonight’s Ask Geoffrey.

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Ask Geoffrey: 10/2

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October 2, 2013 - Ask Geoffrey: 10/2

Why did beautiful bronze reliefs at a Hyde Park church create an artistic controversy? Geoffrey Baer answers this question and more in this week’s edition of Ask Geoffrey.

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