Dick Durbin's idiotic comments on Gitmo; tragedy in Darfur.... news is no way to start the day.
The papers have been showing pictures of the New Elburn Metra station and I link some photos of it over on my train blog: Elburn's Metra Station a look alike for CA&E's Ardmore Station.
Number one daughter attends Northern Illinois University in Dekalb. With ten thousand students there you wonder why Metra can't extend all the way to Dekalb too. Dekalb still has the Chicago & North Western depot.