The Episcopal Church of the Annunciation was founded in 1895 at the crossroads of Cooper Avenue and 71st Street, but after 107 years of service to the community of Glendale, low attendance forced it to close its doors in 2002. (photo from Times Newsweekly)
Landmarking was applied for, but the city rejected the request. "Luxury condominiums" will soon replace what was a quaint little working-class neighborhood church.
And doesn't this look like the lap of luxury?
This church was also in Dennis Gallagher's council district. Will St. Saviour's meet the same fate?