Death by Elevator

Photo by Bartek Kucharczyk It all happened so quickly. Suzanne Hart, a 41 year old ad exec, was heading to work in her Midtown Manhattan office building on a busy mid-December morning when, crossing the threshold of a filling elevator, her foot became stuck between the elevator car and the solid ground of the first […]

Observation Lift

In the Hopewell Centre on Queen’s Road East, there’s an “observation lift” take takes you from the 17th floor lobby (the building stands next to a hill so steep that it has street-level entrances at the first and 17th floors) up to a miniature lobby on the 56th floor. It’s actually just a glorified glass […]

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