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9/11 survivor recalls harrowing moments in Chicago speech
Sometimes, when Don Bacso is in his office on the 68th floor of the Willis Tower and the drywall creaks, he has to remind himself to stay calm — that it's only the wind outside, nothing more. “I just calm down and say, 'Nothing is going to happen …
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Massive skylight would be skyscraper's signature element, but at what cost?
Concrete versus drywall. Wood versus vinyl. Paint versus wallpaper. Stone versus carpet. The start of big projects is often quarrelsome, and the New Wilshire Grand was no exception. One of the first arguments took place in the fall of 2012 and came …
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