Every day, all year long, HKC works to revitalize historic structures that give our community visible connections to its past and lends irreplaceable visual character to the streetscape. Once a year, we announce the Most Endangered, a list of historic places on the brink of extinction and too important to lose. These places shape lives, and when they’re gone, they leave a void that can’t be filled. See our 2020-21 list HERE.
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Former Home of Sarah Rector
The Rector Mansion has been on HKC’s “Most Endangered List” in an effort to bring awareness to the plight of this important site. Sarah Rector’s story is a relatively untold story of American success… read more
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Chris, Kate & Matt Matsch ...
Ibis Bakery & Messenger Coffee
Discovering a favorite new hangout in the bones of an old building. The Matsch’s are among the new young innovators of the bread baking industry, helping lead a distinct shift from the traditional role…
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