Further Down Stream July 2002

Burned Commerce St. CondosA five-alarm fire caused an estimated $3 to $4 million in property damage last month to several condominuim units under construction on Commerce Street. The buildings, which were unfinished, are owned by Legacy Real Estate Partners. Although police couldn’t pinpoint a cause, they are investigating suspected arson.

We have outdoor music! The new pavilion at Gordon Park will be host to a series of musical performances titled Gordon Park Pops, thanks to the collaborative work of Pete Wolberson of the Tracks, Jim and Russell Klisch of Lakefront Brewery, and Jim Linneman of Linneman’s Riverwest Inn. The Currents is also sponsoring the events, which will take place July 17 and 31, two nights in August, and one night in September (TBA). Keep abreast of these and other events with our Community Calendar.

Gallery Night is coming up on Friday, July 26. Ring of Fire, Riverwest Artist’s Association, Luckystar Gallery, Acme & Krueger Art Complex, and more. Check out the Riverwest offerings.

Eddie Davis’s Funky Art World gallery on Locust Street features works from several artists and opened July 1. Riverwest Currents – Volume 1 – Issue 6 – July 2002