Posts tagged "Rahm Emanuel"

Will the Lucas Museum Be Allowed to "Park" in the Park?

It could be that the proposed George Lucas Museum of Narrative Arts will end up being ushered in to Chicago by the “Empire” of Rahm Emanuel and the political powers that be.  They want to “steer” the huge spaceship-like showpiece in to Chicago, buttressed by as much as $400 million of Lucas’s own money, gracefully... Read more »

Real Eastate Update, The Garden Show, and Chicago's Own Union League Club

Well, with better weather we are hoping the Real Estate market will also start to ‘heat up’!  On a National level, new home sales jumped 17.5% in December to the highest level in 8 months.  Also, from a Remax of Northern Illinois report, while still running below 2009 levels, December 2010 home sales in the... Read more »

Architecture and Politics: Chicago's Favorite Topics!

Chicago’s reputation as home of some of the best architecture in the world is well deserved.  One of my favorites, Benjamin Marshall, is being honored with a Black Tie event celebrating the 100th anniversary of his stunning buildings along East Lake Shore Drive.  The event will be on Friday night, March 4, at the Drake... Read more »
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