The historic 1913 building that houses the national headquarters of the Polish Roman Catholic Union and the Polish Museum of America was listed on the National Register of Historic Places on January 2, 2013. [Read more…] about Chicago’s Polish Community has Historic Landmark Building
A campaign to “Save the Dome” is underway at St. Mary of the Angels Church in Chicago’s Bucktown neighborhood. Over $3 million is being sought to repair and reinforce the central dome, south tower, and parapet of this magnificent structure. [Read more…] about Save The Dome!
One of the few remaining 1870s commercial loft buildings on Chicago’s Near West Side — the Holden Block — will be saved and brought back to its historic splendor thanks to its recent designation as a local Chicago landmark. The four-story Italianate loft building went up in 1872, just after the Great Chicago Fire, as a speculative venture by Charles C.P. Holden, a real estate developer and president of the Chicago City Council. [Read more…] about Holden Block designated a Chicago landmark