From left to right: Peter Palandijian, CEO of Intercontinental; Ald. Walter Burnett Jr.; Buildings Commissioner Judy Frydland; Tom Weeks, executive general manager of Lendlease; and John Buck, CEO of the John Buck Company, break ground on 845 West Madison Thursday. Mauricio Peña/Block Club Chicago

Developers Break Ground On Madison Towers, Bringing 600 New Luxury Apartments To West Loop’s Old H2O Site

The prominent development, expected to open in 2020, is near Mary Bartelme Park and across from Merit School of Music.

Pilsen, Little Village, West Loop Primary category in which blog post is published
Uptown, Edgewater, Rogers Park Primary category in which blog post is published

Uptown Clothing Line Lawrence & Argyle Celebrates Chicago’s Immigrant Communities

The daughter of Vietnamese refugees, Jennifer Ho's line features shirts with phrases like “Child Of Immigrants” and “We Are All American.”

Logan Square, Humboldt Park, Avondale Primary category in which blog post is published

Milwaukee Avenue’s Housing Boom Inches North With Six-Story Complex Coming To Former Pierre’s Bakery Spot

Despite Ald. Ramirez-Rosa's wishes, the six-story building will replace the shuttered bakery at 2755 N. Milwaukee Ave.