Category: General News

Angel Schatz shipping container

New construction trend: Shipping container architecture

There’s a new trend in construction making headway in America: shipping container architecture. What does that mean exactly? Shipping container architecture is the process of re-purposing the ubiquitous shipping containers …

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David B Gleason South Loop

Chicago architecture news: Lots of new South Loop high-rises

The South Loop skyline is poised to change with this Chicago architecture buliding boom.

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Tony Webster skyline

Huge Chicago Architecture Biennial announces amazing event schedule

Events associated with the exciting new Chicago Architecture Biennial begin as early as this week. Check out the full schedule.

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Welcome to our newest partner: Chris Norton

Get to know Chris Norton, our newest partner at The Apostal Group.

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Chicago makes a cameo in Apple’s ‘Shot on iPhone’ campaign

The 'Shot on iPhone' ad campaign is winning awards for its innovation. So of course Chicago is involved.

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Jaysin Trevino Wolf Point

New sleek, modern glass towers coming to Wolf Point, on the river

The riverfront downtown at Wolf Point will soon have a new skyline addition.

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MrTinDC Navy Pier

Navy Pier flyover construction to affect Lake Shore Drive traffic

Starting next week, construction on the Navy Pier flyover will lead to lane closures around LSD and Navy Pier during peak travel times.

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Chicago plastic bag ban: Best reusable bags

We've rounded up some of our favorite reusable bags in anticipation of the Chicago plastic bag ban next month.

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This Sunday: Chicago Gay Pride Parade in Boystown

This Sunday is the 46th annual Chicago Gay Pride Parade. Here are all the East Lakeview parking, traffic and other details you should know.

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