The pilot took shelter in this Wedron house after a dramatic crash, an event that inspired him to take his famous flight.
A group is trying to save a remnant from when Cicero was the Czech capital of the Chicago area — and turn it back into a space for immigrants.
Three near-identical buildings in Bronzeville, Back of the Yards and Lincoln Park shared a purpose: power a segment of the city’s streetcar network.
The structure, completed this past summer, contains hotel rooms and apartments that prioritize social areas over large rooms.
A local surgeon and blues musician has big plans for the six-story building in Uptown, which has been home to the Peoples Church since 1926.
Sukkot are usually temporary structures, but architects designed them for three North Lawndale organizations to use long term for their programming.
Redevelopment of the city’s downtown endangers a pair of murals depicting white settlers’ takeover of Indigenous peoples’ land. Should the paintings be saved?
During the rotation of the seasons, the building’s metal exoskeleton will get looser and tighter, then back again — looking slightly different in the hot and cold months.
Just over the state line, the church owns what can best be described as an outdoor architecture museum.
The site used to be a hospital for Civil War soldiers and was funded partly by the sale of the original copy of the Emancipation Proclamation.
Fritz Pollard played three sports at Lane Tech and would go on to become a trailblazer in professional football.
The operation had two primary locations: one where women were interviewed and the other where abortions were done.
The distillery, about 35 miles from downtown Chicago, gets the crisp, clean water for its products from an artesian well underneath the building.