Archives for May, 2016

  1. May 11th, 2016

    Even the names given the period and style of American architecture — modern, mid-century modern, international — seem to contradict the concept that such buildings could be “historic.” Many were built to replace, and in reaction to, the brick and stone structures that dominate historic registers.

  2. May 3rd, 2016

    Demolition began Monday night, and continued Tuesday morning. The site was once home to several business, most recently Flower's By Jerry, and a gas station a very long time ago. Soon, it will be a six-story building with 92 apartments, and have a ground floor retail space.

  3. May 1st, 2016

    In St. Paul, a major property owner and a South Dakota-based newcomer are shaking up the tenant mix at six downtown buildings. A boutique hotel, market-rate apartments and possible senior housing are all in different stages of planning or construction.