3750 North Lake Shore Drive: Robert De Golyer’s Light-Filled, Lakefront Classic

By Sally A. Kitt Chappell, PhD. Hailed as the “largest and finest apartment building in Chicago” by the Chicago Tribune in 1926, 3750 North Lake Shore Drive exemplifies the skill of architect Robert Seeley De Golyer. De Golyer was one of the most prolific designers of the 1920s, one of Chicago’s greatest building periods.  He… Read more »

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  • 3750 NEWS July 2019

    GOOD NEWS ABOUT TAXES Worsek & Vihon LLP got the Board of Review to lower the assessment of the building’s proposed value by $533,812 — over 12%.  That reduction means an annual tax savings to the building of about $114K for the next three years, or a total projected savings during this triennial assessment of… Read more »

  • 3750 Book Club Meet for August

    Meet date: Tue. Aug. 13th 7:00pm Grace Street Lobby The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-Time by Mark Haddon Christopher John Francis Boone knows all the countries of the world and their capitals and every prime number up to 7,057. He relates well to animals but has no understanding of human emotions. He cannot… Read more »

  • PROPOSED DEVELOPMENT ON OUR BLOCK: DISCUSSION WITH ARCHITECTS, 46th WARD – Hospitality Room Monday, July 8th 7pm

    PROPOSED DEVELOPMENT ON OUR BLOCK: DISCUSSION WITH ARCHITECTS, 46th WARD Hospitality Room Monday, 7pm, July 8th You’ve seen the scaffolding covering the front of the elegant, vintage threeflat down the block at 3728 N. Lake Shore Drive. Workers were going to tuckpoint and restore its terra cotta façade, but those plans have changed. Pending proposals… Read more »

  • An Evening With Our State Senator – Wed. July 17th Garden Court

    The 3750 Speakers’ Series presents: AN EVENING WITH OUR STATE SENATOR JOHN CULLERTON President, Illinois Senate Hospitality Room Wednesday, 7:30p, July 17th The Illinois Legislature’s spring session has ended, and after four years of gridlock it passed sweeping legislation at a pace The New York Times called “startling.” It passed a statute to make abortion… Read more »

  • Wrigleyville Foodies

    If you’re heading to Wrigley Field this season (and even Sox fans will probably do so once or twice), below is a dizzying array of dining and drinking options, from coffee and breakfast pastries to post-game bourbons. Breakfast West Town Bakery & Tap. This small storefront in the Hotel Zachary is the place for excellent… Read more »

  • 3750 HOOPS FANS

    3750 HOOPS FANS NCAA men’s championship game WATCH PARTY Monday, April 8th @ 8pm Hospitality Room It’s a Monday night.  We all gotta work Tuesday… but there’s this game we MUST watch.  Let’s watch it together! We’ll get pizza delivered early in the game.  Popcorn.  Bring other munchies to share if you feel like it…. Read more »