Demolition crews are set to start taking down the historical Purple Hotel in Lincolnwood, IL. The hotel, once a destination for celebrities and a notorious gang crime site, was shut down in 2007 due ... more 
Demolition crews are set to start taking down the historical Purple Hotel in Lincolnwood, IL. The hotel, once a destination for celebrities and a notorious gang crime site, was shut down in 2007 due to health code violations. less 
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WGN - Chicago
Tue, Aug 27, 2013 10:04 AM EDT