Monthly Archives: January 2012

Surfing Lake Michigan: One man’s experience

by James Szczybor * photos courtesy of Craig Shillinglaw Note: Last week, a Lake Michigan surfer was arrested — and his surf board confiscated — for surfing the lake near Chicago’s Oak Street Beach. Specifically, the surfer was cited for disorderly conduct, two counts of violating … Continue reading

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From gray to green: Investing in sustainable infrastructure

By Mandy Burrell Booth, photos by Emily Cikanek The Ryerson Woods Welcome Center not only greets visitors to the 500-acre Ryerson Conservation Area in unincorporated Lake County – one of the best examples of a northern flatwoods forest, a rare … Continue reading

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