The owner of Palo Alto, Calif.’s only trailer park has rejected a bid to buy the land using mostly city and county money, dealing a blow to a pocket of diversity in Silicon Valley.
If you're visiting the Nordic region, the great outdoors is never very far away, even if you're in one of the major cities. National parks, forests, lakes, rivers, hiking and biking trails are usually easy to access. However, one problem is for those people who are 'casual outdoorsman'. If you come [...]
These Moleskine notebooks are what you need to get organized - Lifehacker 11 best parking apps for your city - Wise Bread 7 ways to make money on vacation - LearnVest Why process is the secret weapon for boosting productivity - HuffPost...Show More Summary
A rendering of the proposed Cultural Corridor Chapultepec, which would create a layer of connective parkland atop on of Mexico City's most famous roadways. All images courtesy FR-EE Turning abandoned railroad lines into urban walkways has helped revitalize cities...
On Sunday, the El Paso Chihuahuas held a wiener dog race prior to their game against the Oklahoma City Dodgers at picturesque little Southwest University Park. Why did the El Paso Chihuahuas hold a wiener dog race prior to Saturday’s game and not a chihuahua race? That I cannot say for sure. But if I […]
A $150 million renovation of 280 Park Ave. is paying off for the city's two biggest commercial landlords. Vornado Realty Trust and SL Green Realty Corp., the owners of the 43-story office tower,... To view the full story, click the title link.
Putting affordable, sustainable housing in the one place in crowded cities where there is lots of available space. To judge by their marketing materials, most tiny houses are built in bucolic settings in the woods. But a new tiny house company has a different location in mind: The sea of parking lots that covers the United States. Read Full Story
Finding affordable parking can be a challenge, especially when you live in a heavily populated area. In fact, IBM found that 30% of a city's traffic is attributed to drivers looking for parking. Fortunately, there are a number of apps available to help you find and compare spots, save money every...
Aug. 28--ANDERSON -- After two years of leading the Anderson Park Department, Stephon Blackwell has been named the city's interim street commissioner. Roger Clark, a member of the Anderson Board of Public Works, will serve as interim park
A recent AJC blurb about potential future greenspaces in Decatur, includes a very interesting note at the end… The biggest surprise is that [Asst. City Manager Lyn Menne’s] talked to the owners of McDonald’s on Commerce Drive, which the city would like to convert into green space and a gateway to downtown. Menne emphasized, however, this is a […]
Fine dining is moving to the suburbs and people are supporting the move. Maybe it's the hassle of driving and parking in the city or the higher prices due to higher rents. So, when we were invited to dine at Davio's in Lynnfield we thought we should check it out. Show More Summary
Some of the city's worst parking ticket scofflaws don't even live in the state.
Recently I took up metal detecting as a hobby. While Los Angeles is, of course, the greatest place to live in the world, our city parks are too new to offer much excitement for "dirt fishers." The East Coast, with its deep-rooted (though not-so-deeply-buried) history, is more fertile.
Dubai has tons of chain hotels. For example, outside of New York, Dubai is the city with the most Starwood properties. So if you're a Starwood or Hyatt loyalist like me, you have over 20 choices of places to stay in Dubai. In this case...Show More Summary
City Section teams struggled in intersectional games but not Birmingham. All-City running back Sterling Salguero rushed for 184 yards in the Patriots' 22-20 win over Newbury Park.
Except for a specific four-block long area, Seward Park is fine, according to the city. Splash on. Kelly O From Seattle Public Utilities: Seattle’s Seward Park swimming beach will reopen Saturday, after two consecutive days of testing showed the water safe for recreation. Show More Summary
This is basically what swimming in lakes is all about. In case you've been following the breaking news about poo being dumped into our city's already-disgusting swimmin' hole of choice and looking for a bright side, there isn't much of one, unless you like atrocious puns, in which case, "Sewer'ed Park" is humbly submitted for your delectation.
When birds get angry, they stay angry. Hence why Angry Birds 2 already has new levels for you to try out. What’s New in Version 2.1.0 Brand new chapter: Pigsyland – Pig City’s first amusement park! – Play 20 new levels of bouncing bumper...Show More Summary
Too often, survivors of gender violence who reach out for help are punished instead — and some city housing laws require what amounts to retaliation against victims. Over at Refinery 29, ACLU attorney Sandra Park recounts the startling story of her client Nancy Markham: Last August, Nancy Markham was shocked to learn that she and her children […]