Chicago Bell Advocates on TV

Watch me talk about the bells of the Leaning Tower of Niles, Illinois on WTTW's Chicago Tonight. Soon we will have the bells ringing again...and for visitors to see up close!  

The Oldest Bell in Chicago

On Sunday, December 10th, the Episcopal Church of Our Saviour in Chicago celebrated the 40th anniversary of the installation of their single bell. This is no ordinary bell, however. This bell was bought from St. Mary’s Parish Church in Everton, Bedfordshire, England. Misfortune for St. Mary’s meant a welcome opportunity for the Church of Our …