Category: Around Chicago


Abandoned hospitals: Would you live in one?

As homebuyers become more environmentally conscious, eco-chic homes are becoming more fashionable all over the country. This has spawned a new kind of trend, known as “adaptive reuse,” in which …

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Uptown Chicago news: neighborhood changes promise improved livability

Great Uptown Chicago news: the city is investing in two major projects that will make life in Uptown better.

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Hydrogen Ink

Get inside tours of exclusive Chicago architecture next week!

Once a year, the Chicago Architecture Foundation opens up hundreds of remarkable buildings that are not usually open to the public.

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2014 Chicago Marathon: Street closures and bus reroutes

Plan extra time to get around the city this weekend as tens of thousands of runners take to the streets in the 2014 Chicago Marathon!

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Chicago Ideas Week starts Monday!

An annual event, Chicago Ideas Week brings important thinkers from around the world to share their experiences and advice.

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Wrigleyville street closures due to Wrigley Field renovations

Wrigley Field renovations will close streets in Wrigleyville for months.

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The Chicago Riverwalk is getting a major facelift

Construction crews are working hard to complete phase one of a significant renovation of the Chicago Riverwalk. Is it enough?

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Renovated Chicago churches: would you live in one?

Many Chicago churches have been converted to condos in recent years, like this formerly Swedish house of worship in Lakeview.

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Morton Salt estate

What will $8.9M buy you in Lake Forest IL?

You'll think you've been swept away to Versailles when you see this luxury Lake Forest IL estate.

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