2023 Year-in-Review

90-Day Demolition Delay: 1851 N. Leavitt St., Bucktown

Date Received: 07/10/2023 Address: 1851 N. Leavitt St. Ward: 32nd Ald. Scott Waguespack Applicant: Ruuk, Inc. DBA Maxym Demolition C/O Dmytro Trotsenko Owner: 1851 N. Leavitt, LLC C/O...

WTTW Chicago: The Most Beautiful Places in Chicago 2

Chicago is full of beauty. Beginning December 4 at 7 pm, join WTTW’s award-winning host and producer Geoffrey Baer on a new adventure to...

Chicago Sun-Times: As migrant crisis grows will faith groups step up and offer unused buildings?

"As migrant crisis grows will faith groups step up and offer unused buildings? "What are the churches doing? That shorthand covers synagogues and mosques too....

Crain’s Chicago Business: Historian finds two early Frank Lloyd Wright houses have a sibling connection – Foster House

"Two houses from early in Frank Lloyd Wright’s career, built six years and 27 miles apart, have a sisterly connection that was hidden for...

NewCity: Fine Arts Building Act Five: Encore—Today’s Tenants, A Group Portrait (5 of 10)

"The Fine Arts Building’s managers aren’t sure exactly how many studios there are, estimating the number to be somewhere between 175 and 190. The...

Chicago YIMBY: Lost Legends #9: Chicago’s Illinois Central Station In South Loop

"Chicago’s Central Station, once a hub of vibrant activity, represents a significant chapter in American railway history. Constructed in 1893, the station was designed...

Preservation Chicago Receives Friends of the Parks 2023 Advocacy Award

​2023 VIP (VOLUNTEERS-IN-PARKS) AWARD WINNERS Each year Friends of the Parks puts out a call for nominations for groups and individuals that have gone above...

Richard H. Driehaus Museum Presents “Glass to Garden: Tiffany Inspired Floral Designs”

Richard H. Driehaus Museum Presents "Glass to Garden: Tiffany Inspired Floral Designs" November 30 to January 7 "Glass to Garden: Tiffany Inspired Floral Designs, an exhibition showcasing...

Pritzker Military Museum & Library presents The War of 1812: Countering Peril on the High Seas and at Home October 19, 2023...

The War of 1812: Countering Peril on the High Seas and at Home exhibit chronicles the conflict from an American perspective primarily through illustrations...