| Dec 8, 2013
| 5:00 AM
A New York developer may be the first home builder to integrate wellness into its products. But if a major real estate education and research group has its way, healthful living will soon be incorporated in many of the places we live and work.
| Dec 5, 2013
| 1:17 PM
The Presbyterian Home senior housing plan for Fountain Green has its merits, but the degree to which the public is expected to grant tax relief is a major question that needs to be addressed.
Presbyterian Home of Maryland is a not-for-profit corporation...
| Jan 16, 2014
| 4:45 PM
In the 20 years since the 6.7-magnitude Northridge earthquake shook Southern California, Glendale has rebounded with stricter building codes and better communication among its public safety agencies.
The devastating temblor, which struck at 4:31 a.m....
| Jan 10, 2014
| 7:03 AM
Gov. Jerry Brown vowed to increase funding to map California earthquake faults, calling the effort an important public safety measure.
“We’ll do whatever it takes. And the people of L.A. should be cautious because earthquakes are just around...
| Jan 21, 2014
| 9:44 AM
A mobile home fire Monday in Long Beach was ignited by a Christmas tree, officials said, displacing a family of four who was being assisted by the Red Cross.
Long Beach firefighters responded around 8:23 p.m. to a call of a mobile home on fire in the...
| Jan 29, 2014
| 4:45 PM
Costa Mesa's citywide effort to update its general plan continued Tuesday with a joint study session of the City Council and Planning Commission.
A majority of officials agreed that efforts to revitalize the portion of Harbor Boulevard south of Wilson...
| Dec 10, 2013
| 10:25 AM
Walmart opposition may have won a victory in that the retail giant won't pursue an entrance and exit off of Route 924, but traffic in the area promises to get worse anyway.
The harsh reality is that decisions made decades ago about the area on either...
| Dec 18, 2013
| 5:42 PM
Chicago’s Board of Education approved the leasing of a new downtown headquarters Wednesday, saying the move to smaller digs will help the financially troubled school district save $60 million over 15 years.
CPS will relocate its offices from 125...
| Jan 30, 2014
| 9:22 AM
A Huntington Beach Planning Commission vote Tuesday moves senior mobile home park proponents a step closer to keeping that age-restricted status.
At the same time, the decision doesn't prevent park owners from switching their communities to all-age,...
| Dec 19, 2013
| 6:28 PM
When Marina Park residents vacated their mobile homes to make way for a new public park, the fate of the structures fell to a demolition company.
The crews, who had assumed responsibility for them from the city, planned to raze the Balboa Peninsula...
| Dec 26, 2013
| 3:45 AM
A 39-year-old man was killed in a fire that engulfed his Cecil County mobile home early Thursday morning, according to the state fire marshal's office.
Shortly after midnight, around 50 firefighters were called to the one-alarm fire in the 600 block...