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Renovating downtown landmark considered

...One of 23 empty apartments inside the Gross 20th Century building that may be renovated if a group of organizations...for a performing arts center in Juneau. The 20th Century building likely would fit into the research, but the space...
Time is building's friend as well as foe

...Plumbing 62 years old, lead paint, asbestos and strict modern safety codes would have to be addressed to make the 20th Century Building habitable. The historic nature of the Front Street building, however, may provide some avenues for funding a possible...

...approved a matching grant to the Juneau Housing Trust for a feasibility study to renovate Gross-Alaska's 20th Century building downtown. Up to $10,000 in funding comes from the city's housing fund. The study would help one or more nonprofit...
Weighing a theater's fate

...decades. By the 1970s the 20th Century Building had fallen into disrepair...looking into buying the 20th Century Building from Gross-Alaska Inc. and...A short history of the 20th Century Building When it was built, in addition...
Sweden, Norway Part II: Vikings and the Sami

...vegetables baked in soft cheese and my Greek salad were excellent. We walked to a large antique mall in a 19th-century building. Don was quite pleased to find and purchase a 1920s-30s Sami (Laplander) knife. We wandered for a couple hours...
The changing face of Juneau's investor class

...the deal that fell through to revamp the Gross 20th Century Building to provide more than 20 units of housing in downtown...eight years on the deal to revitalize the Gross 20th Century Building before it fell through. This scale of development...
Celebrating seven decades

...athletic landscape, past and present, Massey has been the fixture in Crimson Bears softball for more than a quarter-century, building Juneau-Douglas into a perennial state power. Massey was an assistant on the first few teams in the late 1980s...
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London and celebrating Shakespeare's birthday

...rooms. We admired the old paintings, antique furniture and accessories. Christies is housed in a large 19th-century building that has many rooms. Don has fond memories of attending an arms auction on one of our first trips to Great Britain...
Juneau Empire Story Archive

...the meantime, let's look at little things, like the feasibility of renovating the 61-year-old Gross 20th Century building on Front Street. The building has 23 apartments that have gone to seed, are unoccupied and presumably are not up...
Brussels & Bruges

...we made reservations to spend a night in Bruges at the B & B Dieltiens-Debruyne, which is housed in an 18th century building. After we checked in, our hostess told us not to miss the Begijnhof, the nunnery, on the other side of town...


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