Monthly Archives: July 2011

Au Revoir to the “New Rock Alternative”

http://www.chicagonow.com/hanging-in-the-heights/2011/07/losing-chicagos-alternative-q101-sooner-than-we-thought/# Sentimentality has set in. 16.5 years ago, I set out on a course up the radio ladder. In truth, it began at the end of the summer of 1993. Or at least the inspiration did. With WKQX-FM (101.1) in … Continue reading

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No Stop Go.

My Dad visited the nice folks at Rush Presbyterian yesterday. As expected, yes, his Parkinson’s is deteriorating. They gave him some new meds to get the tremors under control, so we’re hopeful. Again, it’s all very scary. My Mom has … Continue reading

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Update

These are not the type of updates I enjoy or relish. These are the type of updates I fear. My Dad, fresh from battling cancer, is facing a bigger monster: rapidly deteriorating Parkinson’s Disease. He’s had this for several years, … Continue reading

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