This Baptist church, formerly a synagogue, will be demolished, according to a permit issued on Monday. Alisa Hauser/Block Club Chicago

Century-Old Church In Wicker Park To Be Demolished For 6 Condos Starting At $689,000

There were too many exterior alterations to consider saving the building, a city official said.

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Rahm Allies Block TIF Reform Vote That Could Stall Lincoln Yards Development

Emanuel has said he is determined to push through the Lincoln Yards TIF district before he leaves office this spring.

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Closing Heartland Cafe Might Become Residential Building, Owner Says

The cafe will be closed for a few months, its owner said, but he hopes to reopen — in a Rogers Park location — eventually.