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Trolleyguy commented about Hiland Theater on May 7, 2020 at 1:25 pm

You might be thinking about the Sierra Cinema which is now a gym. Just click the link above right side for the Sierra which has its own page on CT.

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Trolleyguy commented about Falls Cinema I & II on May 7, 2020 at 1:14 pm

I just added a recent picture of the water damage to the lobby.

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Trolleyguy commented about Tivoli Theatre on May 5, 2020 at 12:28 pm

With the Covid19 shutdown and no patrons, the Tivoli is offering curbside pickup of popcorn and concessions over the weekend of May8-10. https://patch.com/illinois/downersgrove/tivoli-theatre-offer-popcorn-concessions-pickup-may-8-10?utm_source=facebook.com&utm_medium=social&utm_term=arts+%26+entertainment&utm_campaign=autopost&utm_content=downersgrove&fbclid=IwAR1yxbMal6hms7TpBVEvRQzX6fhUDXff5lflo-WPd-alrruKyUqvvXxH1VM

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Trolleyguy commented about Cinema 5 Cafe on May 3, 2020 at 11:37 am

The owners are planning on closing permanently due to financial hardship caused by the pandemic. https://www.channel3000.com/stoughton-cinema-cafe-to-close-permanently-after-30-years/

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Trolleyguy commented about State Theater on Apr 28, 2020 at 8:16 am

Facebook page: https://www.facebook.com/statetheaternashville/

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Trolleyguy commented about Davis Theater on Apr 9, 2020 at 9:46 am

Tom Fencl, owner of the Davis has died of lung cancer. A nice article about his work with the theatre can be found here: https://blockclubchicago.org/2020/04/08/tom-fencl-beloved-owner-of-davis-theater-dies-after-battle-with-lung-cancer/

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Trolleyguy commented about Larchmont, NY - Developer buys Larchmont playhouse, will keep it as movie theater on Apr 3, 2020 at 10:59 am

The latest news from the local paper of January 28 2020 has the mayor saying it will be open by September 2020. https://larchmontloop.com/historic-larchmont-and-mamaroneck-playhouses-should-open-in-2020/

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Trolleyguy commented about Larchmont Playhouse on Apr 3, 2020 at 10:58 am

The latest news from the local paper of January 28 2020 that it should be renovated and reopened by September. https://larchmontloop.com/historic-larchmont-and-mamaroneck-playhouses-should-open-in-2020/

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Trolleyguy commented about ROSA Theatre; Waupaca, Wisconsin. on Apr 3, 2020 at 10:42 am

1953

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Trolleyguy commented about ROSA Theatre; Waupaca, Wisconsin. on Apr 3, 2020 at 10:41 am

1953

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Trolleyguy commented about Embassy Theatre on Apr 2, 2020 at 7:53 am

I added a 1954 street view in Photos.

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Trolleyguy commented about State Theatre on Mar 28, 2020 at 9:51 am

Current use should be dry cleaners.

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Trolleyguy commented about State Theater on Mar 28, 2020 at 9:47 am

Just uploaded a mid-1950s view in Photos.

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Trolleyguy commented about Kal Theatre on Mar 21, 2020 at 3:23 pm

It’s now a carpet store.

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Trolleyguy commented about Duplex Theatre on Mar 19, 2020 at 8:39 am

Looks like a fire took place here.

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Trolleyguy commented about 1954 photo credit Fritz Goro. on Mar 4, 2020 at 7:38 am

By 1954, the old streetcars shown here were no longer operating on State Street in regular service. They had been replaced by the newer PCC models.

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Trolleyguy commented about 1942 photo credit Peter Fish, courtesy of the Chicago Transit Authority. on Mar 4, 2020 at 7:33 am

Working on the State Street subway.

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Trolleyguy commented about Pastime Movie Grill on Mar 2, 2020 at 6:54 am

Status should be: Closed.

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Trolleyguy commented about Hill-Top Drive-In on Feb 28, 2020 at 6:49 am

Whenever I inquire about vacant commercial properties, I usually contact local real estate agencies.

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Trolleyguy commented about Congress Theater on Feb 27, 2020 at 11:30 am

An update on that last story is not very positive: https://blockclubchicago.org/2020/02/27/is-the-congress-theater-restoration-still-happening-its-an-eyesore-neighbors-say-as-delays-drag-on/?mc_cid=ab6a6215e8&mc_eid=11e184853b

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Trolleyguy commented about Chicago Theatre on Feb 21, 2020 at 5:35 pm

I just uploaded a 1941 marquee picture.

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Trolleyguy commented about Classic Cinemas Beloit on Feb 20, 2020 at 11:49 am

The theatre is currently being renovated with heated recliner seating and upgrades. The website timeline says it Is scheduled to be completed by December 2020.

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Trolleyguy commented about Movies Inc. on Feb 20, 2020 at 11:40 am

Website: https://www.movies-inc.com/location/50139/Movies-Inc-Aransas-Showtimes