| Oct 22, 2013
| 12:22 PM
Critical violations of state sanitation and safety laws recently observed by inspectors at 12 South Florida restaurants prompted the Florida Department of Business & Professional Regulation to cite the owners and briefly suspend operations.
| Nov 23, 2013
| 6:07 PM
A giant 40-ton alligator head that turned many heads as it floated along the New River last year on its way to Art Basel has grown a spine.
Hollywood-based artist and wildlife photographer Lloyd Goradesky is bringing back his floating Gator In the Bay...
| Jul 3, 2013
| 1:20 PM
Pop quiz: What's the home-improvement project that comes closest to paying for itself when you sell?
Not a snazzy new kitchen or bathroom. A lowly steel front door.
So says Remodeling magazine in its annual survey breaking down the cost benefits of...
| Jun 12, 2013
| 10:54 AM
The graffiti was applied with some talent, but talent alone could not save the artist's work from erasure.
Nick Wilhelm approached the creation almost apologetically with a paint roller attached to a broom handle.
"[The taggers will] probably look...
| Jun 23, 2013
My dear husband of 31 years, Stephen Coats, passed away unexpectedly in April. One night we had a great dinner together. The next morning I found him dead in bed. He died of a heart attack caused by something referred to as "the widow-maker."
| Jun 27, 2013
| 3:41 PM
The homes of the Mid-Atlantic's waterfront communities epitomize coastal style. Whether on the beach in Ocean City or a creek on the Eastern Shore, the look is casual and calming, creating a style that makes its owners feel like every day is a vacation....
| Jun 26, 2013
| 11:38 AM
“Warm” and “delicate” are not adjectives commonly associated with concrete, but new lighting and tables from the Los Angeles design studio Wrk-shp ask you to reconsider.
Ryan Upton and Airi Isoda, the designers behind Wrk-shp,...
| Oct 18, 2013
| 8:04 AM
A team of scientists has declined to give the city a list of older concrete buildings that may collapse during a major earthquake, the mayor's office said.
Los Angeles city officials said this week that they requested the data from the researchers, who,...
| Oct 18, 2013
| 4:39 PM
Los Angeles officials and the University of California were locked in standoff Friday over whether the city would receive a list of older concrete buildings that may collapse during a major earthquake.
The list is considered a crucial first step in any...
| Oct 18, 2013
| 5:11 PM
Los Angeles officials and the University of California were locked in a standoff Friday over whether the city would receive a list of older concrete buildings that may be at risk of collapse during a major earthquake.
The list is considered a crucial...
| Oct 19, 2013
| 8:40 PM
The slightly mournful face of what some might consider Illinois' Statue of Liberty has weathered its 102 years remarkably well. It's a focal point of the Eternal Indian, a 50-foot statue that towers over the Rock River about 100 miles west of Chicago....