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This Garbage Truck Exploding Looks Like Something Out Of A Movie

last weekVehicles / Cars : Jalopnik

Watching this garbage truck explode in a New Jersey neighborhood, it’s hard not to be reminded of a cheesy action movie. Well, a cheesy action movie shot vertically, in order to incite comment-section riots. It’s no movie, though, it’s what happens when a compressed natural gas tank explodes. Read more...

The Five Boston Neighborhoods Everyone Should Be Watching

There's so much winning going on in Boston right now, what with fresh development adding thousands of apartments, condos, hotel rooms, and dorms citywide; passionate debate about the future of neighborhoods; fabulous new architecture, public art, and parkland; and...

Cops warn of two North Side armed robberies

Police have are asking residents of two North Side neighborhoods to be watchful for suspicious activity after victims were robbed at gunpoint in two separate incidents last week, according to Chicago police.The first robbery occurred at 8:54 p.m. Tuesday in the 1900 block of West School Street...

This Old Video of Mr. Rogers Addressing His Adult Fans Will Leave You in Tears

Whether or not you grew up watching Mister Rogers' Neighborhood, there's no doubt this video will leave you feeling inspired and emotional. Fred Rogers recorded this message just three months before his passing in 2003. Listening to him talk to fans both young and old helps us remember what's truly important in life. Show More Summary

19 New Orleans Hotel Projects to Watch in 2016

While some will be open right in time for Jazz Fest, others are under construction, and others can't quite get the neighborhood on board, there are so many new hotels in various states of progress in New Orleans. Most...

Erykah Badu Shines in Nas-Produced ‘The Land,’ an Electrifying Debut From a Filmmaker to Watch

In its broad strokes, it sounds like something you’ve seen before – a quartet of friends resort to slinging molly, hoping for a path out of their rotting neighborhood – but it’s a lived-in, breathed-in movie, filled with atmospheric details, unexpected characters, and a striking authenticity. …Read More

The Way Forward for Hipster Food

About five years ago, I heard a Brooklyn butcher with an M.F.A. describe the look in his neighborhood as “country gentleman.” He meant: elaborately antiquated facial hair, tweed, monocle or pocket watch, top hat or hunting cap, somewhere on the spectrum between Willy Wonka and D. H. Show More Summary

While you were snowed in watching Netflix, this couple had to deliver their baby

Outside the bedroom windows, a frigid wind howled through the snow-covered streets of the Olney, Md., neighborhood. It was late afternoon on Saturday, and the blizzard was intensifying. So were Jenny Krueger’s contractions. Krueger,Show More Summary

Watch: Shaquille O'Neal Surprises Florida Kids Whose Neighbor Called Police for Shooting Hoops 

Gainesville Florida police officer Bobby White was dispatched to a Gainesville neighborhood last week after a neighbor called to report that children were playing too loudly. When the officer arrived he saw several children playing basketball. Show More Summary

Neighborhood watch and more: How reed warblers watch out when there's a cuckoo about

A study of reed warbler behavior reveals for the first time that in assessing the risks posed by cuckoos the birds combine information from multiple sources. An 'information highway' provides one set of clues and personal encounters another. Only when both add up, do the birds take defensive action.

Neighborhood watch and more: How reed warblers watch out when there's a cuckoo about

It's a risky business being a reed warbler. Not only do these tiny birds embark on an annual migration of some 5,000 km from their West African winter quarters to breeding grounds in the north, but they are also 'hosts' to the cuckoo, a species that lays its eggs in other birds' nests and takes no further part in raising its offspring. Show More Summary

WATCH: Man pays neighborhood black kids to play inside with their toy guns so cops won’t shoot them

3 weeks agoNews : The Raw Story

In a stunning, and ultimately sad commentary on the times we live in, a man stopped two black boys playing with toy guns in his neighborhood and paid them to go play inside because he feared they might be shot by police. In the unsourced video that has gone viral, the man explains why he is giving...

Wink home automation via your Android device: GoControl Smart Garage Door Controller

Some time ago we caught word via a neighborhood watch group that some crooks were getting clever in our area and stealing things like garage door openers and car registrations. So, I did the obvious thing and started carrying my garage door opener with me but it wasn’t as convenient as it sounded initially. When I got home, I [...]

Yemen: Coalition Drops Cluster Bombs in Capital: Indiscriminate Weapon Used in Residential Areas

Human Rights Watch | – – (Beirut) – Saudi Arabia-led coalition forces airdropped cluster bombs on residential neighborhoods in Yemen’s capital, Sanaa, early on January 6, 2016. It is not yet clear…

Organic hydro-engineering

We arrived in California in the fourth year of the drought. It didn’t rain often last winter but when it did, it poured, and the Santa Rosa Creek — which had been trickling through our neighborhood — became a torrent. As I watched all that precious rainwater rushing away to the Russian River, and thence […]

New Medians, Curb Appeal and Other Updates in Lafayette Square

It's been fun watching the Lafayette Square Neighborhood going through a monumental upgrade of their infrastructure along Lafayette Avenue from Jefferson Avenue to Truman Parkway and Park Avenue from Mississippi Avenue to Truman Parkway...Show More Summary

Chicago violence, homicides and shootings up in 2015

Most mornings, aware her West Pullman neighborhood could be dangerous, Robin Bowers stood in her front doorway to watch as her husband walked to his car and drove off to work. On Dec. 3, however, as Anthony Bowers left for his job as a school bus driver, his wife didn't watch him go. She was walking...

Benefits of Thinking Like a Stoner

Someone is walking behind you. Their pace is even, but you know they’re close. You quicken your step, turn the corner—are they watching? Maybe you shouldn’t leave the neighborhood any more, or better yet, the house–but even in the house, you might not be safe. Show More Summary

Watching Miami trends through the past decade

Since 2010, the price of condos has been on the rise in every neighborhood in Miami. Many neighborhoods have surpassed their pre-recession peaks as the condo market and construction has surged. E Miami Condos broke down information charting the median price per-square-foot in the past 10 years in Miami neighborhoods...

Yo Yo Ma takes a class on the South Side

2 months agoMusic / Classical : Slipped Disc

The great cellist is getting engaged with Chicago’s neighborhoods, working with the University and the Civic Orchestra. Watch. ‘As long as I’ve come to Chicago, I’ve wanted to really get to know the South Side the way that a guest knows a host,’ Ma said. He told the musicians that by exploring new venues for […]

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