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

      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… 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 »

  • 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 »

  • 46TH WARD CANDIDATES FORUM AT 3750

    46TH WARD CANDIDATES FORUM GARDEN COURT WEDNESDAY, FEBRUARY 20TH 7:30p – 9p It may be the most influential city election in decades.  And one of the six above will represent us in City Hall —  James Cappleman, Angela Clay, Justin Kreindler, Marianne Lalonde, Jon-Robert McDowell, or Erika Wozniak Francis. With the city facing major deficits,… Read more »

  • 3750 BEER TASTING

    The 3750 Social/Community Affairs Committee presents… 3750 BEER TASTING Friday, February 8th Grace St. Lobby 7:30p Zombie Dust, Hop Stoopid, Arrogant Bastard Ale, Zonker Stout… we are in the midst of the great American beer renaissance and it’s about to make a stop at 3750.  Our own Chris “Bruce” White (2G) founded the Chicago Beer… Read more »