No More Spark

No More Spark

This old Champion sticker rests in a window at Joe’s Super Service,  an abandoned service station along state highway 60 in Rubicon, Wisconsin.

Shards from the Past

Shards from the Past

Just north of the Locust Street bridge along the east side of the Milwaukee River, once stood the River Colony.  These shards of coffee cups, bottles, plates are some of the very few items left of this very unique neighborhood.

Abandoned School and Comfy Chair

Abandoned School House and a Comfy Chair

I originally shot this old school house interior and broken chair back in March of 2012.   My wife and I were taking the backroads in northern Illinois somewhere near Rockford when we passed this old building.  Of course, I immediately hit the brakes and turned around and started shooting.  

Fire Hydrant Out of Service

Out of Service

This fire hydrant, long out of service, is all that remains on the site of an industrial complex along the river in Milwaukee’s East Side neighborhood.