| Aug 7, 2014
| 5:45 PM
Howard County's Watershed Protection and Restoration Program is launching a project to repair a stormwater pond on Old Mill Road in the vicinity of Millwick Drive in Ellicott City. The project will include replacement of the pond's metal principal...
| Aug 8, 2014
| 4:53 PM
We Americans work hard. Weekends are more like workends. We sleep with our smartphones. And we think vacations are for wimps. So we don't take them. Or take work along with us if we do.
But what if taking vacation not only made you healthier and...
| Aug 1, 2014
| 4:09 PM
Sometime soon, venerable 65-year-old Stengel Field will be torn down.
Brick will be replaced with aluminum and permanent will give way to temporary.
The Jewel City athletic institution, built in 1949 and named in honor of legendary New York Yankees...
| Aug 1, 2014
| 4:46 PM
Fewer than 200 physical therapists and trainers nationwide hold a certification in postural restoration. "It's very different. It's a very systematic look at the whole body," said Julie Blandin, a licensed physical therapist and certified athletic trainer...
| Aug 4, 2014
| 10:55 AM
Baltimore County Executive Kevin Kamenetz has shown no shyness in the past about standing behind the school system's construction and renovation plans in the face of community opposition — case in point, his infamous "my job to talk, yours to...
| Jul 29, 2014
| 3:10 PM
A week after a contentious meeting with next-door Rodgers Forge residents, Towson University officials have canceled plans for an electric conduit as part of planned renovations to the university's softball field. The conduit would have allowed lighting...
| Jul 30, 2014
| 2:35 PM
NEWPORT NEWS — A long-awaited renovation project to revive the historic Lee Hall Depot took a big step this week as the exterior renovations were completed. However, a shortage in funding may cause a delay before the final stage, including a...
| Jan 31, 2014
| 7:52 AM
— Beneath a circus tent supplied by the federal government, residents of this map dot on the High Plains met night after night to plot a course for their town's future.
Eventually a vision emerged of an eco-friendly town that would attract...
| Mar 20, 2014
| 1:08 PM
When Ron Tanner, an author and writing professor at Loyola University Maryland, purchased a condemned Victorian brownstone in Charles Village 14 years ago (against his real estate agent's advice), he knew nothing about restoration.
The fact that the...
| Apr 23, 2014
| 3:56 PM
If walls could talk, Capt. John Steele, along with two others, would have a tale to tell about the home he built circa 1788 in the Fells Point neighborhood.
In Baltimore Heritage's "Baltimore Building of the Week" series, John Breihan wrote about this...
| Oct 11, 2013
| 8:54 AM
South Florida water managers have agreed to trade 8,700 acres of publicly-owned sugar cane land that was part of a controversial 2010 Everglades restoration land deal with U.S. Sugar Corp.
The proposed deal calls for the South Florida Water Management...