Merle Burleigh is an independent writer contracted by the City of West Chicago to produce a weekly column that chronicles community life in West Chicago. Her blog will be posted mid-week, with some exceptions. Please contact Rosemary Mackey at (630) 293-2200 x139 with any questions.
A Sense of Place is a blog written by the West Chicago City Museum staff and/or members of the Friends of the Museum, to spotlight West Chicago’s local history. Through brief capsules of local history, the blog aims to prove that history is not dry and dusty, but alive and entertaining