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Wondering what the S.H. Kress will look like after it’s rehabilitated?

Well then give your imagination a rest for a bit, because the architect behind the project (Mike Watson) has released a video that takes folks on a virtual tour. The video is a computerized version of what the Kress is … Continue reading

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‘Colored’ and ‘White’ etchings at the Kress make history real

Mike Watson, the new owner of the historic Kress building, has made the bold decision to preserve a portion of the wall where black and white customers once drank out of separate water fountains. But if you ask someone who … Continue reading

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