One Corner of Viagra Triangle to Get Clipped
May22

One Corner of Viagra Triangle to Get Clipped

A familiar Gold Coast corner is getting a makeover.  If you subscribe to our Facebook or Twitter feeds (hint, hint) then you were among the first to know that the Chicago Plan Commission has approved the demolition and reconstruction of the building at 1121 North State Street.  Downtown dwellers know it as the Big Bowl and Corner Bakery Building. Under the guidance of Baum Realty Group, the property will go from a single story to a...

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Big Bowl Building Bids to Be Bigger, Better, Blockier
May18

Big Bowl Building Bids to Be Bigger, Better, Blockier

If you have a craving for Cantowanvietapanese food in the Gold Coast, better head to Big Bowl soon.  It’s closing at the end of July.  That’s the word from a text message to our tip line from Loop Spy Daniel.  It jibes with a petition that the Chicago Plan Commission is scheduled to hear this week that seeks to rebuild the building at 1121 North State Street.  The new one will be called State and Cedar. The Applicant is...

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