| Nov 22, 2012
| 9:34 PM
The Orange County School Board has decided to stick with a decade-old construction priority list until it’s finished – even if that means putting off schools that have more dire needs. In 2002, voters approved a half-penny sales tax tied to a...
| Jul 18, 2013
| 7:16 AM
In a recent edition of our local newspapers, one of the main stories was that Fallston schools were the big winners in Harford School construction plans. It further states that the Board of Education passed an Educational Facilities Master...
| Jul 29, 2013
| 7:22 AM
General contractor David Wagie is seeking the Republican nomination to run against freshman U.S. Rep. Lois Frankel, D-West Palm Beach.
Many years ago, he knew he'd be making the race, or at least a race for Congress.
Here's an article, "Once-reluctant...
| Jun 26, 2013
| 8:37 AM
Lincoln Park Zoo will feature a new Japanese macaque exhibit and a new train for little kids under a construction plan announced by officials at the Chicago zoo Wednesday.
The $15 million project will replace the old penguin habitat — closed...
| Jun 11, 2013
| 10:30 AM
The talk about city projects always goes round and round. The mayor's glowing study for the magic kingdom of Harbor Point shows that there will be 9,200 permanent jobs and 7,200 construction jobs ("Mayor, builder push for Harbor Point tax deal," June 7)....
| Sep 24, 2012
| 11:57 AM
Citizens Energy Group is in the midst of a large septic tank elimination project that involves taking more than 550 homes off of septic tanks and putting them onto the city sewer system.
While many are happy about the change, the work is resulting in...
| Sep 26, 2012
| 8:18 AM
Drivers eagerly anticipate the completion of a construction project along North Meridian Street between Westfield and 65th.
The yearlong project included rebuilding the bridge near 57th Street, putting new medians south of Westfield Boulevard and...
| Sep 27, 2012
Mike Roper's a sucker for a good story. One afternoon, while sampling beers at his Uptown bar Hopleaf, he relayed how archaeologists in Turkey unearthed pottery buried for thousands of years, drinking vessels once containing beer. The liquids inside had...
| Aug 7, 2012
| 8:14 AM
It seems you can't turn on the television or the radio this summer without hearing some voice extolling the virtues of bringing a sixth casino to Maryland —this one to be built inPrince George's County. And while there is an active public dialogue...
| Aug 11, 2012
| 5:14 PM
The AERIE condominium project on Carnation Avenue could break ground within the next 90 days, owner Richard Julian said.
"We've been finishing up all our final working drawings and construction plans," he said. "In the meantime, it's given us the...
| Jun 29, 2013
| 11:07 AM
William K. "Bill" Lee III, who rose from being a State Roads Commission laborer to chief engineer for the State Highway Administration, died Tuesday from non-Hodgkin's lymphoma at Gilchrist Hospice Care in Towson. The Cockeysville resident was 82....