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PHOTOS: Preservation Society Releases 'Chicago Seven' Endangered Building List For 2012

Posted 04.05.2012 | Chicago

For the tenth year running, Preservation Chicago has compiled a list of the city's seven most endangered architectural treasures. Called the "Chica...

Supporters Of Historic Theater Fight For Landmark Status

Posted 04.02.2012 | Chicago

The historic Portage Theater, which may be closed and taken over by an area church, may be getting the lifeline it needs to remain a movie house geare...

Church Aims To Buy, Close Historic Indie Movie House

Posted 03.13.2012 | Chicago

The historic Portage Theater, a revered independent movie house that is an iconic landmark of the Chicago's Portage Park neighborhood, will see big ch...

PHOTOS: 10 Restaurants That Only Get Better With Age

Posted 02.14.2012 | Chicago

In honor of Chicago Restaurant Week, which begins Friday, apartment search website Domu.com has paid tribute to the city's "vintage restaurants" -- th...

Jane Addams Hull House Reopens Following Renovation

Chicago Sun-Times | Posted 05.25.2011 | Chicago

The Jane Addams Hull House, a tiny museum on the University of Illinois at Chicago campus, is reopening Wednesday after an $800,000 makeover, the larg...

'Lost' Louis Sullivan Storefront Found

Chicago Tribune | Blair Kamin | Posted 05.25.2011 | Chicago

The legacy of Louis Sullivan, poet of the skyscraper, has taken so many hits lately that you'd think Tony Soprano had a contract to rub out the man's ...