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  • State cuts halt construction of playground for kids with disabilities

    State cuts halt construction of playground for kids with disabilities
    Workers from Bloomingdale Seasonal Concepts Landscape Contractors began loading up their equipment Thursday afternoon after they were told to wrap up at SEBA Park in South Elgin. The village of South Elgin was told Thursday that Illinois Gov. Bruce...
  • Trump name to stay on Atlantic City's Taj Mahal

    Trump name to stay on Atlantic City's Taj Mahal
    The Donald Trump name will stay in Atlantic City. Trump reached an agreement Monday with billionaire investor Carl Icahn to allow his name to remain on the Trump Taj Mahal Casino. Trump and his daughter, Ivanka, had sued the owners of the casino...
  • College of DuPage officials drink, eat well on taxpayers' dime

    College of DuPage officials drink, eat well on taxpayers' dime
    With a dozen bottles of wine, pate and $70 prix fixe plates, College of DuPage President Robert Breuder hosted a holiday dinner for the school's board of trustees in December 2013 at the campus' high-end restaurant, Waterleaf. The tab — $2,331...
  • Reed ready to defend his title

    Reed ready to defend his title
    For Patrick Reed, winning the World Golf Championships-Cadillac Championship last year gave his belief in his golf game a tremendous boost. Reed knew he was good, and was scorned by some after his victory when he said he was a top-5 player, but you...
  • Will Blue Monster be as scary as last year?

    Will Blue Monster be as scary as last year?
    A newly renovated Blue Monster course at Trump National Doral made for a challenging World Golf Championships-Cadillac Championship last year. This week, most of the 74 players in the elite field, which includes all 50 of the world's top-ranked golfers,...
  • Bullet train contractor seeks state compensation for project delays

    Bullet train contractor seeks state compensation for project delays
    The contractor building the first segment of the California bullet train system said Monday it is seeking compensation for delays in the project and is not likely to start any major construction until June or July — months later than state officials...
  • Construction-job growth outpaces other sectors

    Construction has shown more robust job growth in Metro Orlando during the past year than any other area of employment, according to the Bureau of Labor Statistics. One of the region's hardest-hit industries during the housing crash and the Great...
  • Gregg: Leave common construction wage law in place

    Folks who know me well know I love history. History is a great teacher — and what happened last week in the Indiana House of Representatives reminded me of that. In the darkest days of the Great Depression, President Franklin Roosevelt passed...
  • Leaders celebrate Harbor Point groundbreaking

    Leaders celebrate Harbor Point groundbreaking
    A jazz band, heated tent and rows of white chairs gave the Harbor Point construction site the air of a wedding Wednesday as the project was praised as a model for turning an industrial site to new use. The redevelopment of the 27-acre waterfront property...
  • Porter County Council against state construction wage bill

    The Porter County Council on Tuesday unanimously adopted a resolution against House Bill 1019, which would eliminate Indiana's common construction wage. "I'm asking the council to stand behind a law that's been in place 80-some years," said Councilman...
  • Beltway widening to increase ease for drivers but noise for neighbors

    Beltway widening to increase ease for drivers but noise for neighbors
    A massive construction project to widen the southwest section of the Beltway is intended to ease congestion for drivers, but those who live nearby say it's coming at the cost of more noise and disruption for their neighborhoods. Crews are set to begin...