Jun 24th, 2019 by Carl Baehr
Temporary homes for WWII Veterans are the only development ever to land on the west side of S. Bay Street.
May 3rd, 2019 by Carl Baehr
Avenue named after first State Veterinarian, but many wanted changed to Malcolm X.
Apr 18th, 2019 by Carl Baehr
Cyrus Hawley got rich on real estate and was an opponent of immigrant militia companies.
Apr 2nd, 2019 by Carl Baehr
Keefe Ave was named after wealthy businessman, later disgraced for embezzling.
Mar 13th, 2019 by Carl Baehr
It honors doctor, brickmaker, glass manufacturer, legislator and school commissioner Enoch Chase.
Feb 25th, 2019 by Carl Baehr
Manufacturer George Burnham helped make city famous for cream-colored bricks, named a south side street.
Feb 11th, 2019 by Carl Baehr
Planned to reach Mississippi River, it never even got to North Avenue.
Jan 28th, 2019 by Carl Baehr
Part of it was “Lovers Lane,” all of it made a 38-mile bypass of the city.
Jan 14th, 2019 by Carl Baehr
Future Hollywood star grew up on street created in 1880s, named after Civil War general.
Jan 1st, 2019 by Carl Baehr
City named one street to insult an Abert, only to later honor another Abert with a street.
Dec 13th, 2018 by Carl Baehr
It all began when this New Yorker named James Howard came here in the 1830s.
Nov 26th, 2018 by Carl Baehr
Fratney and Bremen streets reflected tension between Germans and Irish and Poles.