Developer Sterling Bay’s Plan for Finkl Steel Site

Sterling Bay, one of Chicago’s busiest developers, has unveiled its plans to transform the 30-acre riverfront site which previously housed the A. Finkl & Sons steel plant near the affluent Lincoln Park and Bucktown neighborhoods. Dubbed Lincoln Yards, the plan will deliver a number of new low- to mid-rise buildings which would presumably deliver a … More Developer Sterling Bay’s Plan for Finkl Steel Site

Irish-American Movie Hooley Returns

The Irish-American Movie Hooley returns to the Gene Siskel Film Center this weekend with three movies and follow-up discussions with the Irish writers and producers behind them. It costs $11 to attend each showing. Students can view the films for $7 each and film center members for $6. Tickets can be bought at the box office or online for an additional … More Irish-American Movie Hooley Returns

C.H. Robinson’s New Headquarters on the River

After breaking ground earlier this year, the new Chicago headquarters for third-party logistics company C.H. Robinson has made considerable progress on the east bank of the Chicago River’s rapidly-evolving North Branch Industrial Corridor. Situated on a four-acre parcel once occupied by the Gutmann Leather Tannery at 1515 N. Webster Avenue, the Skidmore, Owings & Merrill-designed building has reached its … More C.H. Robinson’s New Headquarters on the River

Grand Re-Opening of Lakeview’s Theatre on the Lake

Last week, Mayor Rahm Emanuel joined 43rd Alderman Michele Smith and other elected representatives to kick off the grand reopening of Lincoln Park’s Theatre on the Lake. The event, which featured live performances from local dance and acrobatic groups, marked the formal conclusion of the site’s renovation and rebirth as a new production space and … More Grand Re-Opening of Lakeview’s Theatre on the Lake