In the lobby of the Cadillac Hotel waits a beautifully restored grand piano, an 1884 Steinway. The Cadillac is a place for down-and-outers to find a home when they have none, and the piano's part of the plan. If this all sounds like a Tom Waits song, just hold the phone, because it has a happy ending. As a memorial to his sister, one Lee Walkup (Swear -- Not making this up) bought a hundred year old set of ivories, and installed it in the joint she'd spent so long helping with – it was one of the first non-profit SRO hotels in the West when it went up in 1907. The gesture was swell, but... More >>>