Story | Feb 14, 2014
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Story | Mar 2, 2014 | 10:00 PM"Renovation is the opposite of preservation," said the late Chicago businessman Mark Mamolen in a September interview at his Old Town home, a fantastical amalgam of intricately hand-wrought woodwork, bas-relief friezes, painted frescoes, tile mosaics and art glass windows created by often overlooked, multitalented Chicago artist Edgar Miller. He had been repairing and restoring those elements, which he noted "are works of art, not decorative details," as a preservation project since buying the place in 2000.
Story | Feb 9, 2014
If you are stumped coming up with a Valentine's Day gift, a new Chicago delivery service wants to do the thinking for you. Foxtrot, a mobile app startup launched in September by two University of Chicago Booth School of Business students, delivers...
Story | Feb 7, 2014
Column | Jan 29, 2014