Publicity, part 1

We have a publicist, Shout! Marketing, and we are starting to get some attention online! Chicago Magazine in the Dish section — thanks Chicago Magazine! (Paul is now known as Indiana Jones.) 312 Dining Diva: here and here — she scooped us even before we were starting to publicize! – Mark

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Finally, some walls! (sort of)

It’s late January, and the posts on this blog are just about to catch up with reality. Last week, after all the demolition, actual real construction was started and things started to be built! The construction started in the back with the bathrooms. The pictures show the very exciting pipes and wall frames! Well, it […]

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Empty

Some pictures of the space, empty of anything. This is the blank slate on which Big Jones will be built… – Mark

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December demolition

Here are a couple pictures from the initial demolition, when there was very little left of Augie’s. – Mark

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Archaeology – the old wallpaper

During demolition at Big Jones, the walls were torn down. Layer after layer of old wallpaper and wall coverings appeared! Here are some pictures… our favorite is the wallpaper with the dogs in chef whites. – Mark

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