White lodging has and announced the decision to demolish the historic Star Plaza theatre along with the adjacent Twin Towers. Lakeshore Public Radio's Dan Clark spoke with White Lodging spokeswoman Felicia Joy about the decision.
After public outcry ultimately saved the Star Plaza Theatre from demolition, White Lodging today announced the iconic theatre along with the adjacent twin towers will be torn down. The the company now plans to tear down the Star Plaza Theatre and the twin towers after a final show with the Oak Ridge Boys in December. White Lodging plans to move forward with a new development plan for the site.
Upcoming Graduations will cause an increase in traffic on many Region roadways during the first week of June. Crown Point and Merrillville High Schools will be hosting their respective graduations at the Star Plaza off of US 30.
This “MIDWEST BEAT with Tom Lounges” originally aired on Wednesday, May 4, 2016
GUEST: Chicago Music Icon — DENNIS DeYOUNG
The musical guest on this installment of “Midwest BEAT with Tom Lounges” is DENNIS DeYOUNG — a Chicago music icon who has traveled the world yet has always kept true to the Windy City where he continues to make a home and where he can be heard cheering on the Chicago White Sox every season!