Fire sparks concern vacant South Osborne heritage building could meet similar fate

The Rubin Block was built in 1914 and designed by Winnipeg architect Max Zev Blankstein, who designed a number of buildings in the city in the early 1900s, including the Uptown Theatre. (Image Source: Jamie Dowsett/CTV News Winnipeg) The Rubin Block was built in 1914 and designed by Winnipeg architect Max Zev Blankstein, who designed a number of buildings in the city in the early 1900s, including the Uptown Theatre. (Image Source: Jamie Dowsett/CTV News Winnipeg)