With AMLI River North (71 West Hubbard Street) at its maximum height and rapidly approaching completion, it’s time to turn out attention to another AMLI project... Read More
What once was an abandoned, half-finished Staybridge Suites hotel in River North is rapidly becoming The Godfrey (127 West Huron Street), an upscale hotel with... Read More
Northwestern University’s latest beige block continues to grow in the middle of Streeterville.
When completed, the Northwestern Memorial Hospital Outpatient... Read More
Chicago’s landmark Hunt Club is gone (1100 North State street). Right now, it’s just a shallow pit filled with bricks and memories.
Soon to rise in this... Read More
The rebuilding of Connors Park in the city’s Gold Coast neighborhood continues apace. The old, mostly concrete park has been jackhammered away, and in its place... Read More
The Optima Chicago Center (200 East Illinois Street) is gaining height and prominence in the Streeterville skyline. Now that it’s climbed significantly past... Read More
The Loews Hotel tower is growing by leaps and bounds. The plot of land across the street from the Sheraton Hotel and Tower (301 East North Water Street) in... Read More
The new Loews Hotel going up at 435 North Park Drive now has a tower crane — a significant step towards its climb to 53 stories and 635 feet.
We took the photo... Read More
It’s been a very busy week at the old Dearborn Bank Building, soon to emerge as the world’s first Virgin Hotel (203 North Wabash Avenue).
One of our Loop... Read More
Things are cooking at the new steakhouse/bistro/bar that’s being carved into the side of the Tribune Tower (435 North Michigan Avenue).
Howells and Hood is named... Read More
It was almost two years ago when we first told you that Chicago’s own tea shop chain, Argo Tea, was going to set up shop in an unusual location — Connors... Read More
For a second weekend in a row, there’s been a helicopter lift at the Hyatt Regency Chicago’s east tower (201 East Wacker Drive). A construction worker tells... Read More
Something is finally happening at the site of what will some day become the Virgin Hotel Chicago (203 North Wabash Avenue).
It’s been a year and a half since it... Read More
We’ve been wondering lately when a crane will rise alongside 111 West Wacker to help finally complete that building.
As hinted at by signs on the property reading... Read More
If there’s a race to be the first new residential building to open each year in Chicago, then K2 just won it.
The Fifield/Wood Partners project at 365 North... Read More