| Feb 6, 2014
| 6:06 AM
HARTFORD — Connecticut Light & Power Co. has dispatched nearly three dozen crews to Pennsylvania and New York to assist with power restoration efforts after Wednesday's massive ice storm cut power to hundreds of thousands of power company customers....
| Jan 7, 2014
| 5:05 PM
After being dark in December, the Doctors House Museum in Brand Park has resumed its Sunday tours.
This authentically restored Queen Anne-Eastlake-style home was built in 1888. The two-story house originally stood at 921 E. Wilson Ave. in central...
| Jan 2, 2014
| 12:41 PM
The Singing Tower at Bok Tower Gardens will undergo preservation efforts following a grant from Florida's Division of Historical Resources.
The tower's restoration project, which will begin this summer, will focus on the large, decorative grilles on the...
| Dec 20, 2013
| 3:50 PM
Oak Park and La Grange showed signs in 2013 of awakening from the economic slumber of recent years. Projects that had been stalled – such as an $85 million proposal in downtown Oak Park – found new life, while new proposals – a...
| Dec 20, 2013
| 3:32 PM
For centuries, coastal communities in New England have relied upon a rich connection to the ocean and its bounty. Finfish such as cod and shad have supplied us with food, recreation and livelihoods for generations. At The Maritime Aquarium at Norwalk, one...
| Dec 28, 2013
| 9:00 PM
The Bushnell, long isolated from any real neighborhood, is now planning one of its own.
Think apartments and condominiums, retail shops and restaurants, all lining Hartford's Capitol Avenue in the shadow of the state's gold-domed seat of government....
| Jan 2, 2014
| 2:37 PM
How does a $1 million Christmas gift sound?
That's how much one secret Santa gave to the Orlando Philharmonic Orchestra to begin renovations at the Plaza Live theater, which will become the group's administrative headquarters and rehearsal facility....
| Dec 23, 2013
| 5:26 PM
A century-old Station North movie theater, an East Baltimore church, a former cotton mill and two downtown office towers are among the renovation projects selected for financing next year under Maryland's historic preservation tax credit program.
| Dec 27, 2013
| 3:31 PM
Oak Park and La Grange will both look a little different by the time the snow melts and trees start to turn green.
Oak Park will have a vast new public space to use at Ridgeland Common, scheduled to reopen in June following a major renovation. By then,...
| Jan 6, 2014
| 9:57 AM
A 1.2 million-square-foot warehouse in Cecil County leased to Restoration Hardware sold last month between $74 million and $75 million, the latest sign of strength in the area's industrial market, Cushman & Wakefield of Maryland said Monday. In Harford...
| Dec 18, 2013
Residents from across Lake County recently attended an Audubon Society meeting at Libertyville's Village Hall, eager to learn more about conservation strategies and North American bird migration flyways.
The Lake County Audubon Society is a chapter of...