While Chicago unburies itself from snow, many of us are housebound until roads are cleared and trains resume normal operation.
If you're as sick of watching news coverage as I am, try your hand at this crossword puzzle I wrote last spring. I was learning how to construct puzzles and this was my third effort.
I made the blocks gray rather than black to save you some toner. You can also email me for an Across Lite version that you can solve on your computer screen.
OK, crossword fans, have at it: