TweetEcho: July 4-12, 2009

For those of you who don’t subscribe to our Twitter feed, here are the items we tweeted in the last week or so:

  1. Heavy lift helicopter is putting a huge new antenna array on the roof of the Aon Center.
  2. Another piece of Chicago’s historic architecture crumbles before our eyes:

  3. The new Freshii is now open at Water Tower Place. They’re even using the former carport as covered outdoor seating. Clever.

  4. Collective Soul fans are already lined up for today’s concert at the John Hancock Center.

  5. The winners and losers in the Burnham Memorial for Chicago:

  6. Winner chosen for Chicago’s Burnham Memorial:

  7. Correction to an earlier tweet: The new Italian boutique at 840 North Michigan will actually be on Chestnut next to the dermatology spa.

  8. Lavazza will open an Espressions cafe in the MetraMarket:

  9. Black smoke has turned back to steam at Northwestern. Fire department still responding, though with fewer sirens.

  10. Loud popping noises across Streeterville. Can see black smoke coming from the roof of Northwestern University’s Feinberg Pavilion.

  11. Italian boutique Culti will take the space on Michigan Avenue soon to be vacated by Victoria’s Secret:

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