Ritzy Gold Coast rich in heritage, ch...

Ritzy Gold Coast rich in heritage, character

There are 5 comments on the Chicago Tribune story from Apr 16, 2009, titled Ritzy Gold Coast rich in heritage, character. In it, Chicago Tribune reports that:

The Gold Coast is a neighborhood of contrasts. It is a tiny, quiet neighborhood of historic brownstones intermingled with high-rises nestled along Lake Shore Drive on the Near North Side .

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Downtown Parent

Chicago, IL

#1 Apr 17, 2009
Nice article, but you missed pointing out a great neighborhood amenity for parents. I am speaking of Day Frog, an indoor playspace for kids living in the Gold Coast and Near North neighborhoods. I know dozens of parent with small kids who have benefited from this amazing space. There is nothing else like it downtown and I have personally witnessed nearly every one of my neighbors' kids playing there.
Edward Deline

Chicago, IL

#2 Apr 17, 2009
is that what the Day Frog is?? I always see it when I'm walking my dog and only notice it because it explicitly says no dogs and wondered why.

Chicago, IL

#3 Apr 17, 2009
It's funny, but true. Once you move in, you tend not to leave. I moved to the area about 15 years ago thinking I'd be here no more than three years.

I went so far as to purchase several places, in different neighborhoods, thinking I'd move, but I ended up selling my "new homes" because I just couldn't leave the area.

A neighbor sold her place and moved away for about a year. She missed the GC so much that she ended up moving back to the very same building.

Redford, MI

#4 Apr 17, 2009
Rev Jackson

San Jose, CA

#5 May 6, 2009
If you like lakefront living, but the Goldcoast is too expensive. Look at this place directly upon the water in Edgewater: http://eastpointcondo.com

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