Renovation of Historic Bridgeport Theater Starts

We’ve been fans of the Ramova Theater ever since we first caught of whiff of its funk while walking down South Halsted one autumn day in 2004. ...

Chicago’s 2nd Presbyterian Gets Fed Help to Save Mural

If you’ve ever toddled down Michigan Avenue to Second Presbyterian Church, whether to bend a knee or just to attend a community function, you...

City Throws Flag on Developer’s E-Sports Arena

There is no shortage of sweating opportunities for the sneaker-smackers around Loyola University’s Edgewater campus.  Various flavors of...

Crane Coming Down at 300 North Michigan

A tower crane going up is a good sign of progress in the construction of a new skyscraper.  A tower crane coming down is even...

It’s Like The 606, Only With an Active Train Line Right Next to You

The City of Chicago is chugging ahead with another rails-to-trails plan. This one involves two miles of the elevated CSX viaduct just north of West...

Bridg Comes Tumbling Down in West Town

Another West Town touchstone is becoming brimstone. The Bridgford Foods building at 170 North Green Street will soon be a memory, according to the...

Obama Center Groundbreaking Ceremony Today

On a patch of land that used to be a garden in Jackson Park, groundbreaking was held today for the Obama Presidential Center — a...

Open House Chicago 2021 Is Officially A Thing

By now you know how we feel about the ‘rona-riffic world in which we live. We won’t editorialize this. You’re all adults and able...

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  • New Video Shows Off Wolf Point West

  • Crane Video Shows Progress on United Center Expansion Project

  • More Details on What to Expect From One Bennett Park

  • Chicago Artist Does an Architecture and Video Game Mashup