WHEELS OF FORTUNE: The big winner from Sunday’s Chicago Criterium takes home $25,000.
Put the “free” back in “free time” with these don’t-miss picks for the week of Wed 07.22.09 through Tue 07.28.09:
farrago Pierogi Fest
Read about goodies—a love letter, an Abraham Lincoln campaign ribbon, porn—the Newberry team has found over the years among books donated for its annual sale, just one entry in fair manager Dan Crawford’s eminently readable (and dangerously time-sucking) book fair blog.
PHOTOGRAPH: Courtesy of the Mayor’s Office of Special Events