First Baptist Congregational Church

First Baptist Congregational Church roof collapse. (Photo by Wanda Washington)

Historic Church To Reopen After Being Damaged In Blizzard

The congregation from one of Chicago’s oldest churches will be back in its sanctuary this weekend, seven months after infamous the Blizzard of 2011 caused more than $3 million in damage to the church.

CBS Chicago–09/09/2011

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Church Leaders Vow ‘We Will Rebuild’

Leaders of a historic West Side church said they will rebuild after a piece of their history came tumbling down during the blizzard of 2011.

CBS 2–02/06/2011

First Baptist Congregational Church roof collapse. (Photo by Wanda Washington)

Roof Collapses On Historic Church

A historic church sustained heavy damage when the roof collapsed, apparently from the weight of snow on Wednesday night but details are not yet confirmed.

02/03/2011