Fred Hampton’s Maywood home receives historic landmark status The childhood home of late Black Panther Party chairman Fred Hampton is officially a historic landmark after Maywood Village Council voted unanimously to approve the designation on Tuesday night. MAYWOOD, Ill. – The childhood home of late Black Panther Party chairman FredRead More →

The Nevada County Historic Landmarks Commission is pleased to announce that on March 22, 2022, the Nevada County Board of Supervisors designated the county’s newest historic landmark NEV 22-01 to commemorate Chinese workers who played a essential role in the construction of the narrow gauge railway. The Nevada County NarrowRead More →

CORK from Ireland, November 3, 2021 / PRNewswire / – Johnson Controls (NYSE: JCI), the world leader in smart, healthy and sustainable buildings, has been awarded the Terra Carta label. The Terra Carta Seal is a clear indication that businesses must work together to create a sustainable future for allRead More →

The Virginia Department of Historic Resources has announced the designation of Liberty University’s Mead’s Tavern as a State Historic Landmark. The circa 1763 building in Campbell County, as well as the Royster C. Parr House in Amherst County, joined six other sites added to the Virginia Landmarks Register this month,Read More →

According to the calculations of the National Expropriation Agency, the expropriation of the villa “Sarajet”, one of the last historic monuments in Tirana, will cost around 4.8 million dollars. The request for expropriation was filed on August 19. The Municipality of Tirana has announced that the building will be transformedRead More →

Kurt Cobain’s childhood home in Aberdeen, Washington has been approved as a Historic Landmark in Washington State. Through Rolling stone, “Last week, the Washington State Department of Archeology and Historic Preservation announced that the one-and-a-half-storey house in Aberdeen, where Cobain lived from 1968 to 1984, had been officially approved toRead More →

Photo: Kevin Mazur Archive 1 / WireImage Last week, the Washington State Department of Archeology and Historic Preservation announced that the one-and-a-half-storey house in Aberdeen, where Kurt Cobain lived from 1968 to 1984, had been officially approved for inclusion in its “Heritage Register” of buildings of cultural significance. Current homeRead More →

MIAMI (WSVN) – Fire crews battled fierce flames at a century-old home in Miami’s Shenandoah neighborhood that has been designated a historic landmark, and for community members, the damage it sustained really touched the home. . City of Miami Fire Rescue Units responded to the scene of the fire nearRead More →

Leevy’s Funeral Home is booming after more than 90 years in business. The family-owned business is located on the corner of downtown Taylor and Gregg Streets, near Columbia’s historic Waverly district and nearly a mile northeast of the Statehouse, since 1928, first as a station- service, then as a morgue.Read More →

The Sexsmith Grain Elevator has been officially designated a Municipal Historic Resource by Alberta Culture (Butterfly Effect Communications) The Sexsmith & District Museum Society is hosting a three-part fundraiser to complete the final phase of opening the Wheat Pool Grain Elevator to the public. Sexsmith and District Museum Society volunteerRead More →

A historic structure has been restored as America’s “finest” McDonald’s in Nassau County on Long Island, United States. In the 1980s, McDonald’s initially purchased the Georgian-style Denton House with a plan to demolish it and build one of its signature restaurants in its place. But, as the local community struggledRead More →

LOUISVILLE, Ky. (WDRB) – Members of the Metro Council Planning and Zoning Committee examine the historic designation of the Odd Fellows Building in downtown Louisville. The building, located at the corner of Third Street and Muhammad Ali Boulevard, was constructed in the late 1800s and recently received a Historic LandmarkRead More →

A sign next to the Asistencia bell tower identifies it as Historic Monument No. 42. Courtesy picture On Barton Road, almost at the western end of Redlands, a small sign says Mission Asistencia, Historic Landmark No. 42. It sits beside the white steeple and the site of six historic buildingsRead More →

Objections have been raised against the proposed modifications for a Rushden house described as an “important historical landmark”. A request has been made for external modifications to 55 Bedford Road in Rushden. Permission is requested for modifications, including the replacement of part of the existing lawn with a hard ivoryRead More →

EDGEWATER – The home of the late oral creation artist Ken Nordine became a Chicago landmark on Wednesday, a year after it was demolished and a community effort was launched to save the mansion. City council voted on Wednesday to grant historic monument designation to the majestic Edgewater Mansion, successfullyRead More →

There are over 2,000 cast aluminum markers scattered across Pennsylvania intended to “capture the memory” of significant places and events throughout Commonwealth history. Unsurprisingly, Philadelphia has a bunch of them. The next one is expected to be added outside of Four Seasons Total Lawncare. The small horticultural business became aRead More →

It’s a bit pricey, but it’s a prestigious property, a Long Beach Historic Landmark (with an official marker) and it is a historic Mills Act property, which provides its owner with valuable tax benefits. The listing agent for the property is Cameron Jacques, President and Owner of Kinnery Brokerage. TheRead More →

July 30, 2019 – The Nevada County Historic Landmarks Commission is pleased to announce the Board of Supervisors’ designation last Tuesday of the county’s newest historic landmark located at 22917 Pleasant Valley Road in Birchville. For many years, Birchville was a major hydraulic mining center on the San Juan Ridge.Read More →