When local developer Michael Woods, principal in Broadview Properties, first noticed the dilapidated 1950s-era ranch-style home at 532 Mead Street in Grant Park, he knew immediately that he wanted to buy the property and build a house that would complement the neighborhood.
Plus, even more booze news — Popular wine bar Sixty Vines is set to open its first location in Dallas proper, which means that local winos will no longer have to make the drive to Plano. Front Burner Restaurants, which also operatesShow More Summary
https://twitter.com/jetscott/status/910187172648677381 Scott Stein is beta testing a new mobile app from Ikea called Ikea Place. It lets you augment the real world with Ikea furniture, for your own amusement and that of others, and perhaps now and again to help you decide what furniture to buy.
Power’s a loaded word and Miami’s ready to blow its top. Nine days into the aftermath of Hurricane Irma, thousands of residents across Miami-Dade and Broward remain without power. Many locals feel powerless in the face of the brute force of nature, and also Florida Power and Light, the state's...
There’s a fascinating report at ESPN today about small market NBA teams struggling to make money, even in spite of the massive cash windfall that has come with new national television deals. The teaser for the piece really says it all...Show More Summary
(Duke-NUS Medical School) A new study by researchers at Duke-NUS Medical School and the National University of Singapore Yong Loo Lin School of Medicine, on a local cohort of 235 Singapore residents with prodromal and clinical Alzheimer's disease showed differential functional connectivity and structural network changes in the brains of patients with and without CeVD.
Data shows there are four metrics which tend to drive local home prices in Montgomery Co. — schools, Metro access, distance to D.C. and proximity to retail (pretty much in that order).
Police in Oklahoma City on Tuesday night fatally shot a suspect who was armed only with a stick — and witnesses claim that they tried to warn the officers that the man could not hear their commands because he was deaf. Local news station KOCO reports that Oklahoma City police officers were...
UNITED NATIONS (AP) — The Latest on President Donald Trump and North Korea (all times local): 8:00 a.m. Former Secretary of State John Kerry says President Donald Trump's United Nations speech may have put America in isolation and danger. Appearing...Show More Summary
MEXICO CITY (AP) — The Latest on a major earthquake that has struck Mexico (all times local):
In 2014, Cameroon enacted a broad anti-terror law as part of its effort to counter the extremist group Boko Haram, but authorities are using it to arrest and threaten local journalists who report on the militants or unrest in the country’s English-speaking regions. A presidential decree in August 2017...
New York, September 20, 2017--Cameroon's broadly worded anti-terror law is being used by authorities to arrest and threaten local journalists, the Committee to Protect Journalists found in a report released today. The report, "Journalists Not Terrorists: In Cameroon, anti-terror legislation is used to silence critics and suppress dissent," finds that...
And on this day, yet again, of disaster and despair, I reiterate to local and national leaders who refuse to create a better, safer, and more equitable world that I will not walk in the gutter of your failed imagination. If interested, see my author page on Amazon. learning as I grow (by Pattie Baker)
Local leaders are working to make greater Los Angeles more reliant on local water in order to prepare for a hotter and more crowded future. A UCLA study published today is a reminder that achieving water independence would require a delicate balancing act—in particular for how the region manages the Los Angeles River.
Thanks to a new breed of high-rise hotels — complete with public pools and gaggles of fashionable locals — transitory spaces have become permanent hot spots.
ABIDJAN (Reuters) - At least 10 people have died and another 92 are missing in eastern Democratic Republic of Congo due to flooding after torrential rains caused a river to overflow its banks, a local official said on Wednesday.
The Latest on Hurricane Maria (all times local): 5:15 a.m. Hurricane Maria has weakened to a Category 4 storm as it closes in on Puerto Rico but remains a dangerous … Click to Continue »
The Latest on independence efforts in Spain's Catalonia region (all times local): 11:05 a.m. News reports says Spanish police have arrested 12 people in raids on offices of the regional … Click to Continue »
Junior economy minister held in morning raid and local government offices searched in run-up to contentious referendum.
AP Photo/Ross D. Franklin Boxes of signatures gathered in Arizona Healthy Working Families Initiative's successful campaign to raise the state's minimum wage in 2016. That measure also reaffirmed that local governments may enact higher...Show More Summary