Early in 2011 Chicagoans, and much of the Midwest, experienced a bad blizzard.
Outlying and rural areas were hard hit, but for much of downtown it was a different story.
Take a look ~ click any pic for larger views.
From foreboding & gloom to bright sunshine.
What a difference!
Submitted for Alisa’s weekly travel theme.
First photo also submitted for WordPress’ weekly photo challenge.