| Jan 30, 2012
| 7:01 PM
Navy Pier is in store for a makeover, and the changes could be dramatic.
On Tuesday, five teams of celebrated designers from Chicago and around the world will begin to unveil competing plans for remaking the public spaces of Illinois' most popular...
| Feb 1, 2012
| 9:20 AM
If you're optimistic about our chances of tackling the big challenges facing humanity in the 21st century — poverty, overpopulation, the environment, the fair allocation of political power — then you're likely to feel good about the state of...
| Feb 1, 2012
| 10:12 PM
Harbor Point, a development project led by bakery magnate and developer John Paterakis Sr., will be the site of the headquarters for the combined Constellation-Exelon company if the proposed merger is completed, the energy giants announced Wednesday.
| Feb 2, 2012
| 8:46 PM
Newport Beach city officials recently ordered a real instate investor to stop gutting the interior of an office building designed by celebrated modernist architect Richard Neutra.
It is the latest dispute concerning the Mariners Medical Arts building,...
| Feb 6, 2012
| 5:51 AM
BUCHAREST, Romania — On Sunday morning in Bucharest, I knew just what I wanted to do: I wanted to go to church. I also wanted to go down to the Old City, visit a few museums and buy a warm pretzel from a sidewalk stand. But mostly I wanted to go...
| Feb 8, 2012
| 5:02 PM
City officials last week got their first glimpse at plans for a campus makeover at Flintridge Sacred Heart Academy. The private, all-girls Catholic high school on St. Katherine Drive has hired Pica + Sullivan, a Los Angeles firm, to design a four-phase...
| Oct 28, 2011
| 4:37 PM
by MAYER RUS Contemporary Art Gallery 604-681-2700 / contemporaryartgallery.ca A show of 1960s work by......
| Apr 19, 2011
| 8:38 AM
William Donald Schaefer, the dominant political figure of the last half-century of Maryland history, died Monday after a "do-it-now" career that changed the face of Baltimore while bringing a new burst of energy to the city he loved.
Mr. Schaefer was 89....
| Jan 1, 2011
| 9:00 PM
Michael Dippy remembers not too long ago when he was just the messenger. You know, the one that people wanted to shoot.
It would happen while he was volunteering at Project Homeless Connect — one-day, one-stop events that corralled crucial social...