It’s Beginning to Look a Lot Like Christmas (2011 edition, part six)

Our Gold Coast spy sent along this picture of the great big Christmas tree up at the Shops at 900 North Michigan.  The 900 mall always does a great job with its tree, but this year the Shops at North Bridge (520 North Michigan Avenue) is really putting on a great display, even decorating that little gap between the up and down...

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Flagship Walgreens: Here We Go Again

Construction is underway turning the former Loehman’s discount store space in the Joffrey Tower (8 East Randolph Street) into a flagship Walgreen’s store. What makes it a flagship?  It’s using the new design and services that Walgreens tested out at its new Duane Reade drug store on Wall Street earlier this year (Duane Reade is like Walgreens for New York, and Walgreens recently bought that chain). It was...

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