The future library and museum will be built in Olmsted's famous park on the South Side of the city. President Obama has chosen Chicago's Jackson Park to be the location of his presidential center, a source familiar with the decision-making process confirmed to Co.Design. Read Full Story
Today's heat wave conditions might have you seeking shade, but gather ye UV rays while ye may because soon our city will be a shadowy thicket of sad beneath a forest of super-tall luxury condos. Specifically, the southern edge of Central...Show More Summary
Note: Along with being close to the University of Chicago, the Jackson Park neighborhood is also home to one of the city’s most famous attractions and resources, the Museum of Science and Industry. The area was also home to the World’s Columbian Exposition of 1893. From The Chicago Tribune: President Barack Obama and first lady […]
This article originally appeared on ArchDaily. Deputy Mayor for Housing and Economic Development Alicia Glen and NYCEDC President Maria Torres-Springer have announced New York City’s first official approval of the Lowline project inShow More Summary
The Bells Monument (or, in Bulgarian, "?????????"/"Kambanite") is situated in a park outside of Sofia's city center, at the base of the Vitosha mountain. An inscription at the monument's base reads, "Children of the future accept the eternal, fiery call of immortality - Unity, Creativity, Beauty." The UN declared 1979 the Year of the Child. Show More Summary
The folks at Japan's Hiroshima Peace Memorial Park have a message for "Pokemon Go" -- have some damn respect. The memorial sits right where the first nuclear bomb was dropped on a city, and officials are pissed it's currently a "Pokestop." Park…
Woods were on hand during this year’s Pitchfork Music Festival in Chicago's Union Park. Check out two songs from the band’s performance: “Sun City Creeps” (from their new album City Sun Eater in the River of Light) and “Moving to the...Show More Summary
Oh, the joys… Iowa City police released video of officers searching University of Iowa football player Faith Ekakitie while seeking a robbery suspect. Ekakitie told police he was in the park playing Pokemon Go. An officer thanked Ekakitie for his
TOKYO (AP) — "Pokemon Go" players are descending on an atomic bomb memorial park in Hiroshima, and officials of the western Japanese city are displeased. They have asked game developer Niantic Inc. to remove the "Pokestops" and other...Show More Summary
TOKYO (AP) — "Pokemon Go" players are descending on an atomic bomb memorial park in Hiroshima, and officials of the western Japanese city are displeased. The city wants them deleted by Aug. 6, the anniversary of the 1945 bombing and the date of an annual ceremony to remember the victims.
On September 24th, the 2016 Global Citizen Festival will take over New York City’s Central Park, and the just-released lineup is nothing short of incredible. Headliners for the massive shindig include Selena Gomez, Kendrick Lamar, Rihanna,...Show More Summary
On the edge of a city park in Kraków there is an entrance to a forested trail, and at the head of the trail is the head of a King. It is embedded in some rough stone, adorned with flowers, and the marker at the base of the stone reads...Show More Summary
Concealed carrier makes life interesting for a robber : A civilian Chicago Police Department employee shot a man who tried to rob him at gunpoint a few blocks from Douglas Park on the city's West Side, police said.Police said the 57-year-old man was trying to get on his motorcycle around 6 a.m. Show More Summary
A pilot project to drop dry ice into rat burrows has started at several city parks, the Daily News has learned.
This weekend marked the inaugural edition of the Panorama Music Festival out at New York City’s Randall’s Island Park. Brought to life by Goldenvoice — best known to music fans as the team behind California’s annual Coachella Music and Arts Festival — the first Panorama went swimmingly despite the sweltering ... More »
Sigh Over in the coveted Duboce Park section of the city is a stunning top-floor condo that features a full-floor unfinished attic, ideal for guests, afternoon naps, and, come nightfall, binge watching Stranger Things. Photos via Redfin,...Show More Summary
Four dead bodies have been discovered in four New York City parks over the past few days. Causes of death are still being investigated. The post 4 Bodies Found in 4 Different NYC Parks, All Discovered Since Thursday appeared first on CrimeFeed.
Perched on a leafy hillside in Los Feliz, this tri-level home features floor-to-ceiling windows that maximize views of city lights, Griffith Park and the observatory. Classic Midcentury details are paired with glossy wood floors, an updated kitchen and a marble shower. But the real draw is an expansive...
Faith Ekakitie, a rising senior defensive lineman at Iowa, was minding his own business—he had taken a walk to a park to play some Pokémon Go, as one does. That’s when he was confronted by Iowa City police with guns drawn. Read more...
A University of Iowa defensive end took to Facebook Wednesday to describe a frightful encounter with police while outside playing Pokémon Go in an Iowa City, Iowa, park last week, the Washington Post reports. “Today was the first time I’ve truly feared my life and I have the media to thank for that,” Faith Ekakitie, a […]