Looking for Gary Roller Skaters Who Lived in Indiana

I need stories and memories from our roller skating neighbors in Gary, Indiana. I know that people from Chicago used to go to Indiana to skate, but I want to hear from people who lived and skated in Gary. If Continue reading Looking for Gary Roller Skaters Who Lived in Indiana

Seeking Information About Chicago Roller Skating Rink Organists or DJs

Did you know that people used to roller skate to organ music? Early skating was done to dances like the Waltz, Foxtrot and the Tango. In fact, if you visit Glenwood Roller Rink and other rinks where “seasoned” citizens roll, Continue reading Seeking Information About Chicago Roller Skating Rink Organists or DJs

Did You Skate at The Rink Fitness Factory on Ashland or 87th Street in Chicago?

The Rink Fitness Factory http://youtu.be/bG2IgGCdYVk The Rink is currently one of two roller rinks in Chicago, both of which are located on the South Side of Chicago. It is one of the three black-owned roller rinks in the immediate and Continue reading Did You Skate at The Rink Fitness Factory on Ashland or 87th Street in Chicago?