Veterans Day is coming! The flag at the Glen Ellyn Metra station watches over a WB Metra in the long time red,white and blue paint shceme. The second engineer is peering into the mirror to get th... (more)
The F40C's are still running for now but how long will they last? Here's one keeping company with a bulldozer at Chicago Union Station, catch them while you can...
METX 614 has just been put away in the storage yard after arriving in Elgin from downtown Chicago.
It's such a rare sight to see any more of the Chicago skyline buildings than the Willis(Sears) Tower from the Highlands Oak St bridge. But with the cool air and the moving air system, today not o... (more)
Catching the last minutes of light, Number 2146 heads back to Chicago.
Inbound commuter accelerates toward Chicago under heavy exhaust smoke!
The telltale green window streaks of an outbound Metra train leaves the Chicago Union Station as it curves inbetween two apartment skyrises, one apparently has rooms available. Rising above downt... (more)
METX 213 screams past the LaVergne Metra station as another photographer waits to get his picture.
A long commuter train runs through the Glen of Glenview heading towards the city just before the rush hour traffic. A friendly engineer gives a wave of the hand as he passes by.
So close you can almost taste it!