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Westfield Old Orchard airs weekly French Market 2012-06-28 None Skokie Review, Thursday, June 28, 2012 , p. 13 Farmers markets, Westfield Shoppingtown Old Orchard, Business - Shopping centers
Fitness center to help give Touhy a new look 2012-05-10 None Skokie Review, Thursday, May 10, 2012 , p. 5 Luke, Paul, Skokie Board of Trustees, XSport Fitness, Roberts, Randall, Business - Shopping centers, Touhy Marketplace
Skokie trustees clear way for new 'Super Walmart 2012-04-26 None Skokie Review, Thursday, April 26, 2012 , p. 5 Skokie Board of Trustees, Elrod, Steven, Clark Street Development, Roberts, Randall, Eisenberg, Peter, Walmart, Business - Shopping centers, Perille, Donald, Touhy Marketplace
Touhy Walmart, shopping center win final OK 2012-04-19 None Skokie Review, Thursday, April 19, 2012 , p. 5 Skokie Board of Trustees, Elrod, Steven, Clark Street Development, Roberts, Randall, Eisenberg, Peter, Walmart, Business - Shopping centers, Perille, Donald, Touhy Marketplace
Old Orchard gets early jump on prom season 2012-03-29 None Skokie Review, Thursday, March 29, 2012 , p. 7 Livaditis, Katarina, So, Julia, Bezrouch, Matt, Westfield Shoppingtown Old Orchard, Harms, Missy, Business - Shopping centers
Touhy 'Super Walmart' gains panel support 2012-03-22 None Skokie Review, Thursday, March 22, 2012 , p. 14 Business - Retail, Block, Richard, Clark Street Development, Skokie Plan Commission, Marek, David, Berman, Scott, Walmart, Business - Shopping centers, Skokie Appearance Commission, Touhy Marketplace
New Walmart proposed for Skokie's east end 2012-02-23 None Skokie Review, Thursday, February 23, 2012 , p. 5 Touhy Centre, Clark Street Development, Skokie Plan Commission, Walmart, Business - Shopping centers, Hanley, J. Patrick, Touhy Marketplace
Mall makeover OK'd with large sign intact 2011-12-01 None Skokie Review, Thursday, December 1, 2011 , p. 5 Advertising, signs and sign boards, Skokie Board of Trustees, Skokie Plan Commission, Westfield Shoppingtown Old Orchard, Business - Shopping centers, Kashima, Hide, Lorge, Michael
Starting out with a bang: Holiday shopping season gets under way at Skokie's Old Orchard Mall 2011-12-01 None Skokie Review, Thursday, December 1, 2011 , p. 13 Westfield Shoppingtown Old Orchard, Holidays and celebrations - Christmas, Business - Shopping centers
Westfield Old Orchard manager hired at key time 2011-11-03 None Skokie Review, Thursday, November 3, 2011 , p. 10 Mattes, Deborah, Geiges, Tim, Business - Shopping centers, Westfield Shoppingtown Old Orchard
Westfield Old Orchard wins backing for critical changes 2011-10-13 None Skokie Review, Thursday, October 13, 2011 , p. 5 Renovation and repair, Business - Shopping centers, Westfield Shoppingtown Old Orchard, Kashima, Hide
Old Orchard mall seeks approval for upgrades 2011-09-22 None Skokie Review, Thursday, September 22, 2011 , p. 9 Zoning, Skokie Plan Commission, Westfield Shoppingtown Old Orchard, Business - Shopping centers
Westfield Old Orchard seeing a flurry of recent activity 2011-09-01 None Skokie Review, Thursday, September 1, 2011 , p. 5 Wilde & Greene Restaurant + Natural Market, The, Skechers Fitness, Madewell, Epic Burger, Timberland, Vera Bradley, Westfield Shoppingtown Old Orchard, Tumi, Business - Shopping centers, Art of Shaving
Touhy Centre retail property changes hands 2011-08-04 None Skokie Review, Thursday, August 4, 2011 , p. 5 Touhy Centre, Clark Street Development, Eisenberg, Peter, Reliance Lane Investors I, LLC, Business - Shopping centers, Hanley, J. Patrick
Gourmet food court, market planned for 2011 2010-12-09 None Skokie Review, Thursday, December 9, 2010 , p. 7 Westfield Shoppingtown Old Orchard, Business - Shopping centers
Zoning changes backed to help retail centers 2010-04-08 None Skokie Review, Thursday, April 8, 2010 , p. 5 Zoning, Peyer, Peter, Business - Shopping centers, Voitik, Mike
Shopping center reverses no smoking policy 2010-03-25 None Skokie Review, Thursday, March 25, 2010 , p. 10 Mattes, Deborah, Business - Shopping centers, Westfield Shoppingtown Old Orchard, Smoking
Holiday shoppers flock to Westfield Old Orchard 2009-12-03 None Skokie Review, Thursday, December 3, 2009, p. 7 Westfield Shoppingtown Old Orchard, Business - Shopping centers
Stores will replace Old Orchard 'apple 2009-10-08 None Skokie Review, Thursday, October 8, 2009, p. 5 Skokie Board of Trustees, Yan, Victoria, Westfield Shoppingtown Old Orchard, Business - Shopping centers, Perille, Donald, Kashima, Hide
Mayor sees work ahead despite downturn 2009-01-08 None Skokie Review, Thursday, January 8, 2009, p. 3 Skokie Swift, Touhy Centre, Energy conservation, Rush North Shore Medical Center, Skokie Hospital, Skokie, Hospitals, Van Dusen, George, Illinois Holocaust Museum and Education Center, Municipal employees, Business - Shopping centers, Skokie Police Department
5 restaurants tabbed for Touhy Centre 2008-12-25 None Skokie Review, Thursday, December 25, 2008, p. 4 Potbelly Sandwich Works, Chipotle Mexican Grill, Touhy Centre, Starbuck's, XSport Fitness, Business - Restaurants and caterers, Garden Fresh Market, Voitik, Mike, Kish-Wruck, Amy, Business - Shopping centers, Sweet Tomatoes, Skokie Board of Trustees, Skokie Plan Commission
Dunkin' Donuts planned for new center 2008-12-18 None Skokie Review, Thursday, December 18, 2008, p. 6 Dunkin' Donuts, Skokie Board of Trustees, Business - Restaurants and caterers, Skokie Plan Commission, McCarthy, Jim, Gross Point Crossings, Kish-Wruck, Amy, Business - Shopping centers
Old Orchard gears up for Santa, shoppers 2008-11-27 None Skokie Review, Thursday, November 27, 2008, p. 11 Assist a Family, Rivenson, Meryl, Westfield Shoppingtown Old Orchard, Holidays and celebrations - Christmas, Business - Shopping centers
Trustees sign off on Dempster retail center 2007-12-27 None Skokie Review, Thursday, December 27, 2007, p. 7 Gross Point Road, Skokie Board of Trustees, Business - Banks and banking, McCabe, Frank, Dempster Street, Gelder, Michael, Business - Shopping centers, Perille, Donald
New retail development OK'd for Touhy Avenue 2007-12-06 None Skokie Review, Thursday, December 6, 2007, p. 5 Luke, Paul, Touhy Centre, Skokie Board of Trustees, Business - Shopping centers
Panel endorses shopping center 2007-11-22 None Skokie Review, Thursday, November 22, 2007, p. 8 Porter, Kimberly, Cox, James, Skokie Plan Commission, Gross Point Crossings, Business - Shopping centers
Touhy Centre approved despite earlier rejection 2007-10-11 None Skokie Review, Thursday, October 11, 2007, p. 8 Cox, James, Touhy Centre, Chase Brothers, LLC, Skokie Plan Commission, Reliance Lane Investors I, LLC, Marciani, Steve, Business - Shopping centers, 3650 Touhy LLC
Panels agree to reconsider Touhy retail center project 2007-09-27 None Skokie Review, Thursday, September 27, 2007, p. 5 Chase Brothers, LLC, Iceberg, Jerrol, Skokie Plan Commission, Reliance Lane Investors I, LLC, Touhy Avenue, Business - Shopping centers, 3650 Touhy LLC
Plan panel rejects Touhy retail complex 2007-09-13 None Skokie Review, Thursday, September 13, 2007, p. 6 Cox, James, Novello, William, Peyer, Peter, Skokie Plan Commission, Touhy Avenue, Business - Shopping centers, Stasica, Lawrence
Mayor: Skokie in midst of unprecedented changes 2007-01-04 None Skokie Review, Thursday, January 4, 2007, p. 5 Holiday Inn North Shore, Skokie Swift, Holocaust Memorial Museum, Business, Skokie Fire Department, Skokie - City planning, Hanson, Wayne, Illinois Science and Technology Park, Tennes, Ann, Schwartz, Harvey, Clark, Ann, Transportation, Optima, Inc., Westfield Shoppingtown Old Orchard, West Dempster Street Business Redevelopment District, Parks, National Louis University, Doubletree Hotel, Gorell, Jacqueline, Business - Hotels and motels, Traffic, Energy conservation, Van Dusen, George, Business - Shopping centers
People & Promotions 2005-07-21 None Skokie Review, Thursday, July 21, 2005, p. 87 Sikoral, Thomas, Westfield Shoppingtown Old Orchard, Business - Shopping centers
Study: How mall growth affects traffic 2005-06-09 None Skokie Review, Thursday, June 9, 2005, p. 3 Peyer, Peter, Traffic, Westfield Shoppingtown Old Orchard, Business - Shopping centers
Saks leaving Old Orchard 2005-06-02 None Skokie Review, Thursday, June 2, 2005, p. 3 Saks Fifth Avenue, Westfield Shoppingtown Old Orchard, Business - Shopping centers
Holiday season shoppers swarm Old Orchard mall 2004-12-02 None Skokie Review, Thursday, December 2, 2004, p. 9 Ridgeway, Shannon, Ruth, Michael, Westfield Shoppingtown Old Orchard, Business - Shopping centers
Trustees approve more mall booths 2004-03-18 None Skokie Review, Thursday, March 18, 2004, p. 9 Skokie Board of Trustees, Westfield Shoppingtown Old Orchard, Business - Shopping centers
Woman killed at Westfield 2003-12-18 None Life - Skokie edition, Thursday, December 18, 2003, Sec. 1, p. 18 Crime and criminals - Murder, Jung, Jung Yon, Westfield Shoppingtown Old Orchard, Business - Shopping centers
Booths OK'd for mall 2003-08-14 None Skokie Review, Thursday, August 14, 2003, p. 75 Westfield Shoppingtown Old Orchard, Business - Shopping centers
Old Orchard sold 2002-12-26 None Skokie Review, Thursday, December 26, 2002, p. 9 Urban Retail Properties Co., Old Orchard Shopping Center, Westfield Group, Westfield Shoppingtown Old Orchard, Business - Shopping centers
The skinny on the fat man 2002-12-12 None Skokie Review, Thursday, December 12, 2002, p. 73 Lincolnwood Town Center, Westfield Shoppingtown Old Orchard, Holidays and celebrations - Christmas, Business - Shopping centers, Golf Mill
Mall sale closing Friday 2002-05-02 None Skokie Review, Thursday, May 2, 2002, p. 3 Urban Retail Properties Co., Old Orchard Shopping Center, Westfield Group, Business - Shopping centers, Berg-Stark, Maria
Auxiliary to make a lasting impression 2001-09-06 None Skokie Review, Thursday, September 6, 2001, p. D9 Auxiliary of Evanston Northwestern Healthcare, Organizations and societies, Playgrounds, Business - Shopping centers
Labyrinth beckons kids at Old Orchard Center 2001-07-26 None Skokie Review, Thursday, July 26, 2001, p. 3 Kohl's Children's Museum, Old Orchard Labyrinth, Old Orchard Shopping Center, Turner, Sheridan, Playgrounds, Berg-Stark, Maria, Business - Shopping centers
Old Orchard gets scare from board 2001-05-17 None Skokie Review, Thursday, May 17, 2001, p. 5 Laing, Michael, Urban Retail Properties Co., Old Orchard Shopping Center, Construction, Parking, Maggiano's, Business - Shopping centers, Perille, Donald
Maggiano's gets nod for valet parking changes 2001-04-05 None Skokie Review, Thursday, April 5, 2001, p. 12 Old Orchard Shopping Center, Business - Restaurants and caterers, Murray, Chris, Hansen, Jim, Parking, Maggiano's, Business - Shopping centers, Valet Systems Inc., Stasica, Lawrence
First openings expected in fall in female-oriented mall 2000-06-01 None Life - Skokie edition, Thursday, June 1, 2000, Sec. 1, p. 1 Business - Retail, Starbuck's, Ritz Camera, Zany Brainy, Pier I Imports, Jared Jewelers, Ulta 3, Business - Shopping centers, Women, Krause's Furniture, Best Buy
Trustees give nod to revised Old Orchard mall expansion plan 2000-03-16 None Life - Skokie edition, Thursday, March 16, 2000, Sec. 1, p. 1 Urban Retail Properties Co., Old Orchard Shopping Center, Construction, Business - Shopping centers
Mall expansion delayed 2000-03-09 None Skokie Review, Thursday, March 9, 2000, p. 3 Laing, Michael, Urban Retail Properties Co., Old Orchard Shopping Center, Construction, Business - Shopping centers
Montgomery Ward re-opening leads way in shifts at Village Crossing shopping center 1999-10-07 None Life - Skokie edition, Thursday, October 7, 1999, Sec. 1, p. 1 Business - Retail, Renovation and repair, Village Crossing Shopping Center, Van Heusen, Construction, Montgomery Ward, Hamilton Partners, OfficeMax, Business - Shopping centers, Mid-American Asset Management
Opponents of women's mall fail to sway trustees 1999-07-01 None Life - Skokie edition, Thursday, July 1, 1999, Sec. 1, p. 1 Skokie Board of Trustees, Sweig, Shirley, Kosterka, Marcia, Storck, Berel, Business - Shopping centers
Board approves theater complex 1999-06-24 None Skokie Review, Thursday, June 24, 1999, p. 9 Crown Theaters, Business - Motion picture theaters, Village Crossing Shopping Center, Business - Shopping centers
Cemetery shops OK'd once again 1999-06-24 None Skokie Review, Thursday, June 24, 1999, p. 3 Memorial Park Cemetery, Zoning, Skokie Board of Trustees, King, Terry, Kosterka, Marcia, SCI Illinois Services Inc., Storck, Berel, Business - Shopping centers
Theaters at Village Crossing approved by Skokie trustees 1999-06-24 None Life - Skokie edition, Thursday, June 24, 1999, Sec. 1, p. 1 Crown Theaters, Business - Motion picture theaters, Village Crossing Shopping Center, Business - Shopping centers
Village OKs shopping among the graves 1999-06-10 None Skokie Review, Thursday, June 10, 1999, p. 3 Memorial Park Cemetery, ORIX TMK Old Orchard Venture, SCI Illinois Services Inc., Business - Shopping centers
Female-oriented mall gets nod from Skokie trustees 1999-06-10 None Life - Skokie edition, Thursday, June 10, 1999, Sec. 1, p. 1 ORIX TMK Old Orchard Venture, Skokie Board of Trustees, Organized Living, Korn, Al, Business - Shopping centers, Friedman, Paula
18-screen theater gets panel's nod 1999-04-29 None Skokie Review, Thursday, April 29, 1999, p. 3 Crown Theaters, Business - Motion picture theaters, Village Crossing Shopping Center, Construction, Skokie Plan Commission, Hamilton Partners, Business - Shopping centers
Planners OK theaters at Village Crossing 1999-04-29 None Life - Skokie edition, Thursday, April 29, 1999, Sec. 1, p. 1 Crown Theaters, Business - Motion picture theaters, Village Crossing Shopping Center, Construction, Skokie Plan Commission, Business - Shopping centers
Plan Commission rejects shopping center 1999-04-15 None Life - Skokie edition, Thursday, April 15, 1999, Sec. 1, p. 1 ORIX TMK Old Orchard Venture, Skokie Plan Commission, SCI Illinois Services Inc., Business - Shopping centers
Skokie delays theater plan hearing 1999-03-11 None Skokie Review, Thursday, March 11, 1999, p. 5 Crown Theaters, Business - Motion picture theaters, Village Crossing Shopping Center, Business - Shopping centers, Hamilton Partners
Center vacancies at 15% : Village 1999-03-11 None Skokie Review, Thursday, March 11, 1999, p. 5 Service Merchandise, Village Crossing Shopping Center, Montgomery Ward, Hamilton Partners, Business - Shopping centers, Centrex Life Solutions
Village Crossing theater plan draws opponents 1999-03-11 None Life - Skokie edition, Thursday, March 11, 1999, Sec. 1, p. 1 Crown Theaters, Business - Motion picture theaters, Village Crossing Shopping Center, Business - Shopping centers
Theater proposed for Village Crossing site 1999-02-25 None Life - Skokie edition, Thursday, February 25, 1999, Sec. 1, p. 1 Crown Theaters, Business - Motion picture theaters, Village Crossing Shopping Center, Business - Shopping centers, Hamilton Partners
Mega theater pitched for Touhy mall 1999-02-18 None Skokie Review, Thursday, February 18, 1999, p. 3 Business - Retail, Business - Motion picture theaters, Village Crossing Shopping Center, Business - Restaurants and caterers, Construction, Hamilton Partners, Business - Shopping centers
Village Crossings Ward's closure impacts Niles 1999-02-11 None Life - Skokie edition, Thursday, February 11, 1999, Sec. 1, p. 1 Business - Retail, Village Crossing Shopping Center, Business - Shopping centers
Mall area raises issues on growth 1998-12-31 None Skokie Review, Thursday, December 31, 1998, p. 5 Renovation and repair, Old Orchard Shopping Center, Traffic, Construction, Business - Shopping centers
Big crowds fill Orchard opener 1998-12-03 None Skokie Review, Thursday, December 3, 1998, p. 3 Old Orchard Shopping Center, Traffic, Business - Shopping centers
Officials look-out for holiday jams at Old Orchard 1998-11-26 None Life - Skokie edition, Thursday, November 26, 1998, Sec. 1, p. 1 Old Orchard Shopping Center, Traffic, Illinois Department of Transportation, Business - Shopping centers, Edens Expressway
Funeral home plan put into suspended animation 1998-11-05 None Life - Skokie edition, Thursday, November 5, 1998, Sec. 1, p. 1 Memorial Park Cemetery, Business - Funeral homes, Cemeteries, SCI Illinois Services Inc., Business - Shopping centers
Cemetery cases on hold 1998-10-22 None Skokie Review, Thursday, October 22, 1998, p. 4 Centrum Properties, Memorial Park Cemetery, Business - Funeral homes, Cemeteries, SCI Illinois Services Inc., Business - Shopping centers
Commission turns down cemetery shopping plan 1998-10-08 None Skokie Review, Thursday, October 8, 1998, p. 3 Centrum Properties, Koberstein, Mary, Cemeteries, Skokie Plan Commission, Business - Shopping centers
Panel to review shopping center plan 1998-10-01 None Skokie Review, Thursday, October 1, 1998, p. 4 Memorial Park Cemetery, Centrum Properties, Service Corporation International, Business - Shopping centers
Retail center pitched near Old Orchard 1998-08-27 None Skokie Review, Thursday, August 27, 1998, p. 3 Centrum Properties, Memorial Park Cemetery, Zoning, Skokie Plan Commission, Service Corporation International, Business - Shopping centers
Mall expansion gains final OK 1998-06-25 None Skokie Review, Thursday, June 25, 1998, p. 9 Skokie Board of Trustees, Old Orchard Shopping Center, Construction, Gelder, Michael, Business - Shopping centers, Perille, Donald
LW shopping center new target of residents' ire 1998-06-18 None Life - Skokie edition, Thursday, June 18, 1998, Sec. 1, p. 1 Lincolnwood, Dominick's Finer Foods, Tucker Development Corp., Bell & Howell Company, Business - Shopping centers
New retail center proposed near Village Crossing : Wal-Mart may be anchor 1998-06-11 None Life - Skokie edition, Thursday, June 11, 1998, Sec. 1, p. 1 A.B. Dick Co., Halo Products, Tucker Development Corp., Village Crossing Shopping Center, Construction, Centerpoint Properties, Wal-Mart, Business - Shopping centers
Mall growth plan OK'd 1998-05-21 None Skokie Review, Thursday, May 21, 1998, p. 3 Business - Motion picture theaters, Urban Retail Properties Co., Old Orchard Shopping Center, Traffic, Construction, Business - Shopping centers
Village board gives nod to Old Orchard theater addition 1998-05-21 None Life - Skokie edition, Thursday, May 21, 1998, Sec. 1, p. 3 Business - Motion picture theaters, Old Orchard Shopping Center, Traffic, Construction, Business - Shopping centers
Old Orchard before trustees Monday 1998-05-14 None Skokie Review, Thursday, May 14, 1998, p. 4 Old Orchard Shopping Center, Skokie Plan Commission, Business - Shopping centers
Traffic is a mall problem 1998-04-30 None Skokie Review, Thursday, April 30, 1998, p. 18 Old Orchard Shopping Center, Traffic, Skokie Plan Commission, Business - Shopping centers, Editorial
Mall plan squeaks through panel 1998-04-23 None Skokie Review, Thursday, April 23, 1998, p. 3 Business - Motion picture theaters, Old Orchard Shopping Center, Business - Restaurants and caterers, Skokie Plan Commission, Paradise, Morton, Business - Shopping centers
County says mall should pay to address traffic 1998-04-23 None Skokie Review, Thursday, April 23, 1998, p. 12 Old Orchard Shopping Center, Traffic, Business - Shopping centers, Cook County
Old Orchard expansion deadlock broken 1998-04-23 None Life - Skokie edition, Thursday, April 23, 1998, Sec. 1, p. 1 Urban Retail Properties Co., Business - Motion picture theaters, Old Orchard Shopping Center, Business - Restaurants and caterers, Skokie Plan Commission, Paradise, Morton, Business - Shopping centers
Traffic snarls key to mall plans : Panel 1998-02-26 None Skokie Review, Thursday, February 26, 1998, p. 3 Old Orchard Urban Limited Partnership, Old Orchard Shopping Center, Traffic, Skokie Plan Commission, Business - Shopping centers
Old Orchard plans to add shops, eateries, screens 1998-02-26 None Skokie Review, Thursday, February 26, 1998, p. 10 Business - Retail, Business - Motion picture theaters, Old Orchard Shopping Center, Old Orchard Urban Limited Partnership, Business - Restaurants and caterers, Business - Shopping centers
Voting delayed again on Old Orchard : Commissioners cite ongoing concerns with parking, traffic 1998-02-26 None Life - Skokie edition, Thursday, February 26, 1998, Sec. 1, p. 1 Urban Retail Properties Co., Old Orchard Shopping Center, Skokie Plan Commission, Business - Shopping centers
Panel hears first details of mall plan 1998-01-29 None Skokie Review, Thursday, January 29, 1998, p. 3 Johnson, Joan, Cineplex Odeon, Old Orchard Urban Limited Partnership, Traffic, Skokie Plan Commission, Kozak, Katherine, Business - Shopping centers, Old Orchard Road, Edens Expressway, Septon, Mel
Skokie officials review proposals to ensure there's room at the Orchard 1998-01-29 None Life - Skokie edition, Thursday, January 29, 1998, Sec. 1, p. 1 Urban Retail Properties Co., Old Orchard Shopping Center, Skokie Plan Commission, Kozak, Katherine, Parking, Business - Shopping centers
Mall addition plans presentation delayed : Neighbors cite traffic increase, safety concerns 1997-12-25 None Skokie Review, Thursday, December 25, 1997, p. 3 Barinsholtz, Sharon, Old Orchard Shopping Center, Old Orchard Urban Limited Partnership, Traffic, Skokie Plan Commission, Novoselsky, Doris, Pekovsky, Elaine, Business - Shopping centers, Pekovsky, Ernie
Developers ask for time before Old Orchard vote : Proposal includes new theater, retail space 1997-12-25 None Life - Skokie edition, Thursday, December 25, 1997, Sec. 1, p. 1 Urban Retail Properties Co., Old Orchard Shopping Center, Skokie Plan Commission, Business - Shopping centers
Wrapping up the 1997 shopping season : Officials with three local malls say last-minute surge in sales could make for a very merry holiday 1997-12-25 None Life - Skokie edition, Thursday, December 25, 1997, Sec. 1, p. 1 Lincolnwood Town Center, Business - Retail, Old Orchard Shopping Center, Holidays and celebrations - Christmas, Business - Shopping centers, Golf Mill
Old Orchard plans screens, eateries 1997-12-04 None Skokie Review, Thursday, December 4, 1997, p. 3 Zoning, First American Bank, Business - Motion picture theaters, Old Orchard Shopping Center, Old Orchard Urban Limited Partnership, Business - Restaurants and caterers, Business - Shopping centers
Village Crossing mall has a split personality 1997-03-13 None Life - Skokie edition, Thursday, March 13, 1997, Sec. 1, p. 7 Cookies by Design, Trammell Crow Co., Barnes & Noble, Village Crossing Shopping Center, PetCare, Chili's, Phar-Mor, Business - Shopping centers
Thieves take $17,000 in silver in Old Orchard heist 1997-01-02 None Life - Skokie edition, Thursday, January 2, 1997, Sec. 1, p. 3 Silver Island, Old Orchard Shopping Center, Cajun Big Easy, Business - Shopping centers, Crime and criminals - Burglaries
Mall registers ring in the season 1996-12-05 None Skokie Review, Thursday, December 5, 1996, p. 5 Business - Retail, Old Orchard Shopping Center, Holidays and celebrations - Christmas, Business - Shopping centers
Old Orchard and Lincoln Town Center provide the backdrop for carousing crowds of bargain hunters 1996-12-05 None Life - Skokie edition, Thursday, December 5, 1996, Sec. 1, p. 6 Lincolnwood Town Center, Field, Jane, Old Orchard Shopping Center, Marowitz, Bob, Greco, Sabrina, Rosenblat, Wendy, Greco, Nicole, Holidays and celebrations - Christmas, Business - Shopping centers, Schaffer, Elaine
Leases inked at Old Orchard 1996-11-21 None Skokie Review, Thursday, November 21, 1996, p. 111 Old Orchard Shopping Center, Business - Shopping centers
Old Orchard sticks with leaflet policy 1996-10-10 None Skokie Review, Thursday, October 10, 1996, p. 16 Old Orchard Shopping Center, Elections, Kiehn, Doug, Business - Shopping centers
Skokie shopping center owners promise to get out of the red 1996-05-23 None Life - Skokie edition, Thursday, May 23, 1996, Sec. 1, p. 6 Bankruptcy, Yasuda Trust Co., Trammell Crow Co., Village Crossing Shopping Center, Business - Shopping centers, Skokie-Niles Limited Partnership
Skokie chief pushes for satellite cop shop at Old Orchard Center 1996-05-02 None Life - Skokie edition, Thursday, May 2, 1996, Sec. 1, p. 10 Old Orchard Shopping Center, Business - Shopping centers, Skokie Police Department
Board rejects pizzeria, foe's lease threatened 1996-04-18 None Skokie Review, Thursday, April 18, 1996, p. 3 Burrito Bay, Zoning, Horizon Group, Eastgate Shopping Center, Papa John's Pizzeria, Parking, Business - Shopping centers
Mall sale won't negate Skokie pact 1996-03-28 None Skokie Review, Thursday, March 28, 1996, p. 15 Old Orchard Shopping Center, ZML - Old Orchard Limited Partnership, Zell, Sam, JMB/Urban Development Company, Business - Shopping centers
Center's investor eyes sale : Old Orchard boasts 'dramatic' impact 1996-03-28 None Life - Skokie edition, Thursday, March 28, 1996, Sec. 1, p. 1 Equity Properties Development Ltd., Old Orchard Shopping Center, Zell, Sam, JMB/Urban Development Company, Business - Shopping centers
Mall named in foreclosure suit : Skokie portion of Village Crossing Shopping Center affected 1996-02-01 None Life - Skokie edition, Thursday, February 1, 1996, Sec. 1, p. 1 Yasuda Trust Co., Village Crossing Shopping Center, Ohio State Teachers Pension Fund, Business - Shopping centers
It's beginning to look a lot like...shopping 1995-11-30 None Skokie Review, Thursday, November 30, 1995, p. 3 Jordan, Jeanne, Old Orchard Shopping Center, Holidays and celebrations - Christmas, Business - Shopping centers
Seminal center remains a showcase 1995-10-26 None Life - Skokie edition, Thursday, October 26, 1995, Sec. 1, p. 9 Old Orchard Shopping Center, Loebl Schlossman and Hackl, Business - Shopping centers, Pritchett, Jim
Stop and do more than just shop 1995-10-05 None Skokie Review, Thursday, October 5, 1995, p. D3 Health care, Old Orchard Shopping Center, Nordstrom, Glenbrook Hospital, Evanston Hospital, Business - Shopping centers
Balcor site plan OK with neighbors 1995-08-24 None Skokie Review, Thursday, August 24, 1995, p. 3 Barcelona Homes, Zoning, Saywitz, Mitchell, Skokie Plan Commission, Business - Shopping centers
Old Orchard leases signed 1995-08-03 None Skokie Review, Thursday, August 3, 1995, p. 87 Business - Retail, Old Orchard Office Court, Joseph Real Estate Services, Business - Shopping centers
Mall mail no mo' : Post office will depart Old Orchard 1995-06-29 None Life - Skokie edition, Thursday, June 29, 1995, Sec. 1, p. 1 Urban Retail Properties Co., Old Orchard Shopping Center, U.S. Postal Service, Business - Shopping centers
Alfresco dining approved at Old Orchard 1995-06-22 None Life - Skokie edition, Thursday, June 22, 1995, Sec. 1, p. 5 Old Orchard Shopping Center, Business - Restaurants and caterers, Maggiano's, JMB/Urban Development Company, Business - Shopping centers
Parking a problem near Old Orchard 1995-06-08 None Life - Skokie edition, Thursday, June 8, 1995, Sec. 1, p. 3 Rubin, Michael, Old Orchard Shopping Center, Van Ru Credit Corp., Parking, Business - Shopping centers
PasspORT : Harbinger of spring 1995-03-02 None Skokie Review, Thursday, March 2, 1995, p. D3 Blum, Jan, Organizations and societies, Organization for Rehabilitation Through Training (ORT), Charities, Goldstein, Marsha, Business - Shopping centers
Old Orchard subsidy finalized 1995-02-16 None Skokie Review, Thursday, February 16, 1995, p. 4 Skokie - Budget and expenditures, Old Orchard Shopping Center, ZML - Old Orchard Limited Partnership, Zell, Sam, Business - Shopping centers
Village finally passes Old Orchard bucks 1995-02-09 None Life - Skokie edition, Thursday, February 9, 1995, Sec. 1, p. 1 Skokie - Budget and expenditures, Old Orchard Shopping Center, Business - Shopping centers
Shopping center falls to wreckers 1995-01-26 None Skokie Review, Thursday, January 26, 1995, p. 3 Marriott Corporation, GM Realty, Housing - Condominiums, Business - Shopping centers, Matic, Greg
Traffic soars at the new Old Orchard 1994-11-03 The newly-expanded Old Orchard Shopping Center has reopened. Skokie Review, Thursday, November 3, 1994, p. 101 Old Orchard Shopping Center, Business - Shopping centers
Rumors fly about P.O., mall says it just ain't so 1994-06-30 The small post office at Old Orchard Shopping Center will remain open. Life - Skokie edition, Thursday, June 30, 1994, Sec. 1, p. 1 Old Orchard Shopping Center, U.S. Postal Service, Business - Shopping centers
Toxic cleanup winds down 1994-05-19 Toxic cleanup continues at Village Crossing Shopping Center. Life - Skokie edition, Thursday, May 19, 1994, Sec. 1, p. 1 Pollution - Soil, Village Crossing Shopping Center, Business - Shopping centers
Mall taxes likely will grow in '94 1994-04-28 Improvements at Old Orchard Shopping Center are expected to generate increased sales tax. Life - Skokie edition, Thursday, April 28, 1994, Sec. 1, p. 1 Taxation - Property tax, Old Orchard Shopping Center, Business - Shopping centers
Old Orchard grows rich mix 1993-11-25 Old Orchard Shopping Center will have five anchor stores when construction is finished. Skokie Review, Thursday, November 25, 1993, p. 139 Construction, Business - Shopping centers
Bloomingdale's again in mall's future 1993-11-04 Bloomingdales may become the fifth anchor store at Old Orchard. Skokie Review, Thursday, November 4, 1993, p. 13 Business - Retail, Bloomingdale's, Old Orchard Shopping Center, Business - Shopping centers
Bloomingdale's to build new Old Orchard store 1993-11-04 Bloomingdales may become the fifth anchor store at Old Orchard. Life - Skokie edition, Thursday, November 4, 1993, Sec. 1, p. 1 Business - Retail, Bloomingdale's, Old Orchard Shopping Center, Business - Shopping centers
New partner quickens mall expansion plan 1993-09-16 The expansion of Old Orchard continues. Skokie Review, Thursday, September 16, 1993, p. 16 Old Orchard Shopping Center, Construction, Business - Shopping centers
Tony plan could boost Skokie mall 1993-09-09 The renovation of Old Orchard Shopping Center continues. Life - Skokie edition, Thursday, September 9, 1993, Sec. 1, p. 1 Renovation and repair, Old Orchard Shopping Center, Business - Shopping centers
Neighbors fight more shopping 1993-07-29 Neighbors are against a proposed shopping mall at Touhy and Skokie Boulevard. Life - Skokie edition, Thursday, July 29, 1993, Sec. 1, p. 1 Business - Shopping centers,
Sears site mentioned for stores 1993-07-15 Property on Skokie Boulevard which is owned by Sears Roebuck may be sold for development as a shopping center. Life - Skokie edition, Thursday, July 15, 1993, Sec. 1, p. 1 Sears Roebuck & Company, Real estate, Business - Shopping centers
Mall cuts growth plan 1993-06-10 JMB Retail Properties has decided to cut back its expansion plans for Old Orchard Shopping Center. Skokie Review, Thursday, June 10, 1993, p. 3 Renovation and repair, Old Orchard Shopping Center, JMB/Urban Development Company, Business - Shopping centers
Mall plans promising more 'fun 1993-05-27 Plans are being formulated for the renovation of Old Orchard. Life - Skokie edition, Thursday, May 27, 1993, Sec. 1, p. 1 Renovation and repair, Old Orchard Shopping Center, Business - Shopping centers
Mall rehab rescue OK'd 1993-05-20 The village board voted to aid in the renovation of Old Orchard Shopping Center, Skokie Review, Thursday, May 20, 1993, p. 3 Skokie - Budget and expenditures, Renovation and repair, Old Orchard Shopping Center, Business - Shopping centers
Renovation of mall gets village aid 1993-05-20 The village board voted to aid in the renovation of Old Orchard Shopping Center, Life - Skokie edition, Thursday, May 20, 1993, Sec. 1, p. 1 Skokie - Budget and expenditures, Renovation and repair, Old Orchard Shopping Center, Business - Shopping centers
Arcade plan scrapped 1992-11-26 A request for zoning to put in an arcade at a shopping center has been withdrawn. Skokie Review, Thursday, November 26, 1992, p. 14 Games - Electronic games, Zoning, Business - Shopping centers
Kids will play games elsewhere 1992-11-26 A request for zoning to put in an arcade has been withdrawn. Life - Skokie edition, Thursday, November 26, 1992, Sec. 1, p. 1 Games - Electronic games, Zoning, Business - Shopping centers
Old Orchard stalled, not stopped: owner 1992-11-19 Financing difficulties have stalled the expansion of Old Orchard Shopping Center. Skokie Review, Thursday, November 19, 1992, p. 6 Renovation and repair, Old Orchard Shopping Center, Business - Shopping centers
Arcade debate rescheduled 1992-11-12 Some Skokie citizens oppose the locating of a video arcade at a Skokie Boulevard Shopping Mall. Skokie Review, Thursday, November 12, 1992, p. 15 Games - Electronic games, Business - Shopping centers
Game plan irks Skokie neighbors 1992-11-12 Some Skokie citizens oppose the locating of a video arcade at a Skokie Boulevard Shopping Mall. Life - Skokie edition, Thursday, November 12, 1992, Sec. 1, p. 1 Protests, demonstrations, etc., Games - Electronic games, Business - Shopping centers
Half of Village Crossing mall sold 1992-06-11 Half of the Village Crossing Shopping Center has been sold in a foreclosure auction. Life - Skokie edition, Thursday, June 11, 1992, Sec. 1, p. 1 Village Crossing Shopping Center, Business - Shopping centers
More expansion OK'd 1992-02-06 The village board unanimously approved Old Orchard's expansion plan. Skokie Review, Thursday, February 6, 1992, p. 3 Renovation and repair, Old Orchard Shopping Center, Business - Shopping centers
Village gives Old Orchard go-ahead 1992-02-06 The village board unanimously approved Old Orchard's expansion plan. Life - Skokie edition, Thursday, February 6, 1992, Sec. 1, p. 1 Renovation and repair, Old Orchard Shopping Center, Business - Shopping centers
Old Orchard plan gathering backers 1992-01-09 The renovation of Old Orchard Shopping Center should begin in the summer. Life - Skokie edition, Thursday, January 9, 1992, Sec. 1, p. 1 Renovation and repair, Old Orchard Shopping Center, Business - Shopping centers
Old Orchard clears first plan review 1991-12-26 The Skokie Plan Commission unanimously approved JMB's plans for the renovation and expansion of Old Orchard Shopping Center. Skokie Review, Thursday, December 26, 1991, p. 3 Renovation and repair, Old Orchard Shopping Center, Skokie Plan Commission, JMB/Urban Development Company, Business - Shopping centers
Hearing on plaza plans are delayed 1991-12-12 A Skokie Plan Commission hearing on the redevelopment of Old Orchard Shopping Center has been delayed until December 19. Life - Skokie edition, Thursday, December 12, 1991, Sec. 1, p. 1 Renovation and repair, Old Orchard Shopping Center, Skokie Plan Commission, Business - Shopping centers
At last-the new Old Orchard 1991-11-21 Chicago's JMB/Urban Development Company is ready to unveil a revamped $200 million redevelopment of Old Orchard Shopping Mall. Skokie Review, Thursday, November 21, 1991, p. 3 Renovation and repair, Old Orchard Shopping Center, JMB/Urban Development Company, Business - Shopping centers
Skokie wins Nordstrom 1991-08-15 Nordstrom will build a store in on the former Montgomery Ward site in Old Orchard Shopping Center. Skokie Review, Thursday, August 15, 1991, p. 3 Business - Retail, Old Orchard Shopping Center, Nordstrom, Business - Shopping centers
Old Orchard to study open air 1991-08-15 Old Orchard Center has dropped plans to enclose the mall. Life - Skokie edition, Thursday, August 15, 1991, Sec. 1, p. 1 Old Orchard Shopping Center, Business - Shopping centers
Village Crossing nears next phase 1990-07-26 Three new stores will open in the Village Crossing Shopping Center next November. The stores are Par-Neor, Child World, and Service Merchandise. Life - Skokie edition, Thursday, July 26, 1990, Sec. 1, p. 1 Service Merchandise, Business - Retail, Village Crossing Shopping Center, Child World, Phar-Mor, Business - Shopping centers
2 years, $4 million for factory cleanup 1990-07-05 AT&T expects to take two years to clean up chemical pollution in the soil under a factory which is to be converted to stores at the Village Crossing Shopping Center. Life - Skokie edition, Thursday, July 5, 1990, Sec. 1, p. 1 Pollution - Soil, Village Crossing Shopping Center, AT&T Teletype Corporation, Environment, Business - Shopping centers
Field's sale may push mall plans 1990-04-26 The expected sale of Field's to Dayton Hudson Corporation could allow JMB/Urban Developers to submit proposed zoning changes to Skokie village officials and to start working on plans to enclose and expand Old Orchard Shopping Center. Skokie Review, Thursday, April 26, 1990, p. 3 Dayton Hudson Corporation, Business - Retail, Zoning, Field's, JMB/Urban Development Company, Business - Shopping centers
Rest of mall might open in fall 1990-04-05 The Niles-Skokie shopping center "Village Crossing" is still being built. According to Don Mazzoni, development spokesman, the shopping center will generate about $1.2 million in revenue per year for Skokie. Skokie Review, Thursday, April 5, 1990, p. 3 Village Crossing Shopping Center, Business - Shopping centers
Skokie OKs mall near Town Center 1990-03-08 Skokie trustees approved plans for a shopping center of close to 80,000 square feet at 3250 W. Touhy. The proposed construction includes parking spaces for 173 vehicles. Skokie Review, Thursday, March 8, 1990, p. 4 Parking, Business - Shopping centers
Officials downplay traffic woes by mall 1990-03-01 Spokesmen for the village and local businesses say that traffic tie-ups at the Skokie Boulevard-Golf Road intersection are not likely, even if Centre East and an expanded Old Orchard Shopping Center are located near the intersection. Skokie Review, Thursday, March 1, 1990, p. 3 Performing arts, Old Orchard Shopping Center, Skokie Boulevard, Traffic, Centre East for the Performing Arts, Business - Shopping centers, Golf Road
Business slow for some Crossing retailers 1990-02-08 Some retailers at Village Crossing feel that business would increase if their stores' names could appear on the mall marquee. Skokie Review, Thursday, February 8, 1990, p. 5 Business - Retail, Advertising, signs and sign boards, Village Crossing Shopping Center, Business - Shopping centers
Old Orchard enclosure still expected 1990-02-08 The executive vice-president of JMB/Urban Development said that revised plans for Old Orchard Shopping Center should be ready for Skokie zoning officials to review sometime in the late spring. Skokie Review, Thursday, February 8, 1990, p. 5 Zoning, Old Orchard Shopping Center, JMB/Urban Development Company, Business - Shopping centers
Skokie ready in case Old Orchard plans sinks 1990-02-01 Skokie officials have set up a contingency plan for their budget in case a proposed $150 million expansion project at Old Orchard Shopping Center is scaled down or canceled. Skokie Review, Thursday, February 1, 1990, p. 4 Skokie - Budget and expenditures, Old Orchard Shopping Center, Business - Shopping centers
Old Orchard expansion hearing on hold 1990-01-18 The Old Orchard Center developers withdrew their petitions for a Skokie Plan Commission hearing stating that unresolved "business arrangements" exist between Marshall Field's and the operators of Old Orchard Shopping Center. Life - Skokie edition, Thursday, January 18, 1990, Sec. 1, p. 1 Old Orchard Shopping Center, Marshall Field's, Skokie Plan Commission, Business - Shopping centers
Old Orchard hearings postponed 2nd time 1990-01-04 Hearings that were scheduled this month and next month on plans to expand and enclose Old Orchard Shopping Center have been delayed for the second time. Skokie Review, Thursday, January 4, 1990, p. 3 Old Orchard Shopping Center, Business - Shopping centers
News digest 1989-11-23 The Skokie Village Board approved $6 million in tax rebates for Village Crossing Shopping Center developer Sy Taxman. Skokie Review, Thursday, November 23, 1989, p. 6 Village Crossing Shopping Center, Taxman, Seymour, Taxation, Business - Shopping centers
Ward's opening marks new plaza's progress 1989-11-16 Montgomery Ward's has moved from Old Orchard Shopping Center in Skokie, to the Village Crossing Shopping Center in Niles. Life - Skokie edition, Thursday, November 16, 1989, Sec. 1, p. 1 Business - Retail, Village Crossing Shopping Center, Old Orchard Shopping Center, Montgomery Ward, Business - Shopping centers
No Title 1989-11-16 Montgomery Ward has moved from Old Orchard to the Village Crossing Shopping Center. Life - Skokie edition, Thursday, November 16, 1989, Sec. 1, p. 1 Business - Retail, Village Crossing Shopping Center, Old Orchard Shopping Center, Montgomery Ward, Business - Shopping centers
AT&T's 60-day overstay won't delay mall work 1989-10-12 Some 500 AT&T Company employees still work in an office building slated for removal to make way for Village Crossing Shopping Center development. Skokie Review, Thursday, October 12, 1989, p. 9 Village Crossing Shopping Center, Construction, AT&T Teletype Corporation, Business - Shopping centers
Opposition to Old Orchard expansion simmering 1989-10-12 Niles North High School officials and many other Skokie citizens oppose a planned Old Orchard Shopping Center expansion. Skokie Review, Thursday, October 12, 1989, p. 3 Old Orchard Shopping Center, Construction, Niles North High School, Business - Shopping centers
Old Orchard hearing delayed 90 days 1989-10-12 The Skokie Plan Commission agreed to delay a hearing on zoning relief that would allow JMB/Urban Development Company to start a $150 million expansion and enclosure project at Old Orchard Shopping Center. Skokie Review, Thursday, October 12, 1989, p. 3 Zoning, Old Orchard Shopping Center, Skokie Plan Commission, JMB/Urban Development Company, Business - Shopping centers
No Title 1989-10-07 JMB Realty Corporation has requested the postponement of a public hearing on some zoning change requests necessary for the completion of a proposed $100 million expansion and enclosure of Old Orchard Shopping Center. Life - Skokie edition (Weekend edition), Saturday, October 7, 1989, Sec. 1, p. 1 Zoning, Old Orchard Shopping Center, JMB/Urban Development Company, Business - Shopping centers
Old Orchard expansion hearing to open tonight 1989-10-05 Village planners are studying requests for zoning charges that would allow the owners of Old Orchard Shopping Center to complete an $150 million expansion program. Skokie Review, Thursday, October 5, 1989, p. 8 Zoning, Old Orchard Shopping Center, Business - Shopping centers
Progress vs. nature at Old Orchard? 1989-09-09 Old Orchard Shopping Center's expansion should begin next spring and be completed in spring of 1992. Life - Skokie edition (Weekend edition), Saturday, September 9, 1989, Sec. 1, p. 1 Old Orchard Shopping Center, Construction, Business - Shopping centers
Shopping center expansion planned 1989-07-13 As part of plans the village of Skokie expects to receive soon, Old Orchard Shopping Center would be expanded and enclosed. The developers plan to begin construction next spring and to complete the project by fall 1991. Life - Skokie edition, Thursday, July 13, 1989, Sec. 1, p. 1 Renovation and repair, Old Orchard Shopping Center, Construction, Business - Shopping centers
Store plan OK'd for teletype factory 1989-06-08 The old AT&T Teletype factory will be converted to about 15 stores under a site plan the Skokie Village Board approved June 5. The 422,000-square-foot conversion is the third and final phase to be approved as part of the Village Crossing shopping Center. Life - Skokie edition, Thursday, June 8, 1989, Sec. 1, p. 1 Skokie Board of Trustees, Village Crossing Shopping Center, AT&T Teletype Corporation, Business - Shopping centers
Shopping center plan crosses new hurdle 1989-05-04 Skokie Village Trustees approved the site plan for the second phase of work at the Village Crossing Shopping Center. Skokie Review, Thursday, May 4, 1989, p. 6 Village Crossing Shopping Center, Construction, Business - Shopping centers
Village Crossing focus shifts 1989-04-27 Retail space covering 293,000 square feet is nearing completion in the Niles part of Village Crossing and developers are concentrating on leasing stores in the Skokie part of the shopping center. Life - Skokie edition, Thursday, April 27, 1989, Sec. 1, p. 1 Business - Retail, Village Crossing Shopping Center, Business - Shopping centers
Plan would enclose, expand Old Orchard 1988-12-01 The owners of Old Orchard are considering a plan to enlarge the center by adding a second layer and to fully enclose the mall. Skokie Review, Thursday, December 1, 1988, p. 3 Old Orchard Shopping Center, Business - Shopping centers
Eight-screen theater proposed for Skokie 1988-10-13 If a Canadian company gets approval to build an eight-screen theater building at Old Orchard Shopping Center the complex could open by the summer of 1990. Skokie Review, Thursday, October 13, 1988, p. 3 Business - Motion picture theaters, Old Orchard Shopping Center, Business - Shopping centers
Construction begins on shopping center 1988-09-15 Ground breaking ceremonies were held September 7 for the new Village Crossing Shopping Center at the former AT&T site on Touhy Avenue . Skokie Review, Thursday, September 15, 1988, p. 3 Village Crossing Shopping Center, Construction, AT&T Teletype Corporation, Business - Shopping centers
Shopping center to open in spring 1988-09-15 A new shopping center, Village Crossing, is under construction at the border of Niles and Skokie. It will open next spring. Life - Skokie edition, Thursday, September 15, 1988, Sec. 1, p. 1 Village Crossing Shopping Center, Construction, Business - Shopping centers
AT&T contamination tests expected to take 2 months 1988-08-25 Finding out what contaminated the ground on the side of a future shopping center could take up to two months. Skokie Review, Thursday, August 25, 1988, p. 9 Pollution - Soil, Business - Shopping centers
Skokie, Niles closer on AT&T agreement 1988-07-21 Skokie and Niles have reached an agreement on a financial plan for the shopping center development at the AT&T site on Touhy Avenue. Skokie Review, Thursday, July 21, 1988, p. 3 Niles, AT&T Teletype Corporation, Skokie, Business - Shopping centers
Villages set pact on plaza 1988-07-21 Skokie and Niles have reached an agreement on a financial plan for the shopping center development at the AT&T site on Touhy Avenue. Life - Skokie edition, Thursday, July 21, 1988, Sec. 1, p. 1 Niles, AT&T Teletype Corporation, Skokie, Business - Shopping centers
Villages devise plan to split AT&T revenues 1988-06-02 The Villages of Skokie and Niles are coming to an agreement on how to split the sales tax revenue generated by the shopping center under construction at the former AT&T site. Skokie Review, Thursday, June 2, 1988, p. 4 Niles, Taxation - Sales tax, AT&T Teletype Corporation, Skokie, Business - Shopping centers
Larger AT&T spill is found 1988-05-14 A spill of industrial cleaning solvent discovered at the AT&T site on Touhy is posing no immediate health hazard. However, a state official said it is "more extensive than expected. Life - Skokie edition (Weekend edition), Saturday, May 14, 1988, Sec. 1, p. 1 Pollution - Soil, Public health, AT&T Teletype Corporation, Business - Shopping centers
Shopping center work expected to begin soon 1988-04-28 Developers hope to begin construction next month on the Niles portion of a shopping center planned for the former site of AT&T on the Skokie-Niles border. Skokie Review, Thursday, April 28, 1988, p. 5 Construction, AT&T Teletype Corporation, Business - Shopping centers
Villages to split retail center profits 1988-02-11 Skokie and Niles need to agree on several issues before dividing sales and property tax revenues generated by the planned shopping center at the AT&T Teletype site. Skokie Review, Thursday, February 11, 1988, p. 16 Taxation - Property tax, Niles, Skokie, AT&T Teletype Corporation, Taxation - Sales tax, Business - Shopping centers
Skokie ties plaza OK to cleanup 1988-02-04 Skokie trustees voted 5-1 in favor of a conceptual site plan for an 810,000 square-foot shopping center on the site of the AT&T Teletype Corporation. Life - Skokie edition, Thursday, February 4, 1988, Sec. 1, p. 1 Skokie Board of Trustees, AT&T Teletype Corporation, Business - Shopping centers
Group raises hazardous waste issue at AT&T site 1988-01-14 Residents of Chicago's Edgebrook Community are concerned about possible hazardous waste problems at the Niles/Skokie AT&T site. The site has been tentatively targeted for retail development. Skokie Review, Thursday, January 14, 1988, p. 3 Public health, Pollution - Soil, AT&T Teletype Corporation, Business - Shopping centers, Environment
Shopping center plan scrutinized by village 1987-12-24 A shopping center proposal for the AT&T Teletype site would include two supermarkets, a department store, a health club and number of smaller shops. Skokie Review, Thursday, December 24, 1987, p. 6 AT&T Teletype Corporation, Business - Shopping centers
AT&T site rezoned to shopping district 1987-12-10 The AT&T property has been rezoned from an industrial area to a retail area. Skokie Review, Thursday, December 10, 1987, p. 4 Zoning, Skokie Board of Trustees, AT&T Teletype Corporation, Business - Shopping centers
Shopping center plan jumps its first hurdle 1987-12-03 The Skokie Plan Commission voted last week to recommend rezoning the 61 1/2 acre site of the AT&T Teletype Corporation for retail use. Opponents have until December 17 to voice a response to the plan. Skokie Review, Thursday, December 3, 1987, p. 3 Zoning, Skokie Plan Commission, AT&T Teletype Corporation, Business - Shopping centers
Old Orchard may get Bloomingdale's 1987-11-21 Bloomingdale's Department store will be coming to the Old Orchard Shopping Center after the lease for the Montgomery Ward store expires in 1990. Life - Skokie edition (Weekend edition), Saturday, November 21, 1987, Sec. 1, p. 8 Business - Retail, Bloomingdale's, Montgomery Ward, Business - Shopping centers
East Dempster St.'s retail image reborn 1987-09-03 East Dempster Street has been revitalized with the opening of three new shopping centers. Skokie Review, Thursday, September 3, 1987, p. 5 Business - Shopping centers, Dempster Street, Community development
Developer plans shopping center for E. Dempster St. 1986-06-19 A developer plans to build a high end shopping center on the site of the Chandelier Restaurant. Skokie Review, Thursday, June 19, 1986, p. 3 Business - Restaurants and caterers, Chandelier Restaurant, Gendell, Scott, Business - Shopping centers
New shopping center at vacant All-Star Bowling Alley approved 1986-04-17 A developer's plans for a shopping center at Dempster and Gross Point Rd. have been approved. Skokie Review, Thursday, April 17, 1986, p. 5 Construction, Business - Shopping centers, Grais, Robert
Strip shopping center plan gains approval 1986-03-13 The Skokie Plan Commission recommended that the Village Board approve a shopping center planned for the northwest corner of Dempster and Gross Point Rd. Skokie Review, Thursday, March 13, 1986, p. 5 Park View Shopping Center, Skokie Plan Commission, Business - Shopping centers, Grais, Robert
Old Orchard plans $30 million expansion -- with 8 theaters 1986-02-20 Developers of the Old Orchard shopping center announced plans to expand the mall at a cost of more than $30 million. The expansion will include an eight-screen movie theater. Skokie Review, Thursday, February 20, 1986, p. 3 Business - Motion picture theaters, Old Orchard Shopping Center, Business - Shopping centers
Planners to evaluate new strip shopping center plan 1986-02-13 The Skokie Plan Commission continued to March 6 a proposal to develop a strip shopping center at the northwest corner of Dempster Street and Gross Point Road. Skokie Review, Thursday, February 13, 1986, p. 6 Skokie Plan Commission, Business - Shopping centers
Developer to make 2d rezoning plea for strip shopping center plan 1986-02-06 On Feb. 6, the Skokie Plan Commission will hear for the second time from a developer requesting rezoning of the NW corner of Dempster St. and Gross Point Rd. Skokie Review, Thursday, February 6, 1986, p. 3 Zoning, Skokie Plan Commission, Business - Shopping centers
Developer pins hopes on bowling site 1985-12-12 A new shopping center may replace the vacant bowling alley at Dempster and Gross Point Road if the Skokie Plan Commission approves a developer's request. Life - Skokie edition, Thursday, December 12, 1985, Sec. 1, p. 1 Skokie Plan Commission, Business - Shopping centers
Old Orchard to be upgraded 1985-03-24 Urban Investments Co. owns Old Orchard Shopping Center and is planning to renovate it. Life - Skokie edition (Weekend edition), Sunday, March 24, 1985, Sec. 1, p. 1 Renovation and repair, Old Orchard Shopping Center, Business - Shopping centers, Urban Investments Co.
Could mall effect [sic] downtown Skokie? 1984-11-01 Hearings continue on whether to allow a large shopping mall to be built on Bell & Howell's abandoned property at Touhy and McCormick. Some local merchants believe that the complex would hurt their businesses. Life - Skokie edition, Thursday, November 1, 1984, Sec. 1, p. 1 Bell & Howell Company, Business - Shopping centers
Mall to be mulled: Long-awaited hearings to begin on Bell & Howell mall plan 1984-09-30 After more than four years of discussion and debate, concerned citizens and representatives of Bell & Howell will hold a public hearing on October 1. At issue are plans to build a shopping mall and office complex on Bell & Howell property. Life - Skokie edition (Weekend edition), Sunday, September 30, 1984, Sec. 1, p. 1 Bell & Howell Company, Business, Business - Shopping centers
1st Fashion Square store to open in July 1984-06-10 The first store to open in the new Fashion Square shopping center in Skokie is a 10,000 square-foot Super Gap which is scheduled to open July 20. The rest of the stores are expected to be open by mid-September. Life - Skokie edition (Weekend edition), Sunday, June 10, 1984, Sec. 1, p. 1 Fashion Square Shopping Center, Business - Retail, Business - Shopping centers
Sale at Old Orchard? 1984-02-23 Old Orchard Shopping Center may be sold. Plans are in the works for an extensive renovation of the nearly 30-year-old complex. Life - Skokie edition, Thursday, February 23, 1984, Sec. 1, p. 1 Old Orchard Shopping Center, Business - Shopping centers
Board OKs bond issue for center 1983-06-09 The Village Board approved a plan to issue $7 million in economic development revenue bonds for an 81,000 square foot shopping center on the site of Orchard Bowl (on Skokie Boulevard near Foster St.) Life - Skokie edition, Thursday, June 9, 1983, Sec. 1, p. 1 Business - Shopping centers,
Merchants: New ramps are cause for optimism 1981-12-03 Merchants at Old Orchard believe that business will be better this Christmas season because a new interchange at the Edens and Old Orchard Rd. opened on December 1 making it easier for shoppers to get to the mall. Life - Skokie edition, Thursday, December 3, 1981, Sec. 1, p. 1 Old Orchard Shopping Center, Traffic, Business - Shopping centers, Edens Expressway
Old Orchard Shopping Center still busy after all these years 1981-01-08 Old Orchard has had 10 stores open in the last two years, eight of them in the last six months. The mall, which was built in 1956, is one of the most stable regional centers in the area with over 70 stores. The News, Thursday, January 8, 1981, p. 3 Old Orchard Shopping Center, Business - Shopping centers
New liquor licenses create furor 1980-06-05 Protest against village's plan to have two special liquor licenses applying only to Old Orchard. Life - Skokie edition, Thursday, June 5, 1980, Sec. 1, p. 1 Old Orchard Shopping Center, Alcohol, Business - Restaurants and caterers, Business - Shopping centers
Old Orchard recovers: Fire guts only 5% of center 1978-12-14 Fire gutted one store and damaged four in the Old Orchard Shopping Center. The News, Thursday, December 14, 1978, p. 3 Fires, Old Orchard Shopping Center, Business - Shopping centers