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Howard Brown Demolishes 100-Year-Old Auto Garage In Edgewater As Health Center Plots Local Expansion
Howard Brown Health said it is planning a building project at Hollywood Avenue and Broadway but final details have yet to take form.
Howard Brown Health Demolishes 100-Year-Old Building On Edgewater’s Motor Row, Angering Preservationists
Howard Brown Health bought the former garage at 5650-56 N. Broadway in April and received a demolition permit last week. It has not publicly announced plans for the site.
Edgewater Beach Hotel, Glitzy Lakefront Resort Demolished In ’70s, Memorialized In New Book
Neighborhood historians Kathryn Gemperle and John Holden wrote the book, which builds off an exhibit they designed about the hotel with its own private beach.
New Podcast Details Glitzy Beginnings And Sordid History Of Edgewater Hospital: ‘These Stories Blew Our Minds’
Edgewater residents Todd Ganz and Stephani Young's podcast series charts the rise and fall of the infamous hospital, which closed in 2001 following a massive insurance fraud scandal.
Edgewater Historical Society Museum Vandalized After Brick Thrown Through Window, Smashing ‘Chicago 7’ Exhibit
The museum window displayed items from its "Trial Of The Chicago 7" exhibit, but the motive of the vandalism is unclear.
Netflix’s ‘The Trial Of The Chicago 7’ Only Scratches Surface Of ‘Trying’ Time For City, Juror’s Daughter Says
The new film about the trial of the "Chicago Seven" portrays a chaotic period in Chicago that Edgewater resident Marjorie Fritz-Birch and her mom witnessed.
50 Years After The 1969 Chicago Conspiracy Trial, A Juror’s Daughter Keeps Mom’s Role Alive In Museum Exhibit
Marjorie Fritz-Birch has curated an exhibit at the Edgewater Historical Society documenting her mother’s experience as a juror in one of the highest-profile cases in history.