Local fowl finds fame in folk music video


Residents of the 1800 block of Brummel Street in Evanston now have a new way to remember Carl the Guinea Hen, the odd bird who showed up on their block last year.

Local folksinger Kristen Lems has written a ballad about him, his adventure in urban living and his new home on a farm in downstate Mahomet, Ill.

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