| 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...
| Aug 4, 2014
| 3:25 PM
Four renovation projects planned for Ravinia Festival this fall will beautify the grounds and improve access, officials say – an effort intended to appeal to concertgoers in a competitive environment for music venues.
Most striking may be the...
| Aug 18, 2014
| 5:06 AM
Convinced that the state's management plan to rebuild the decimated blue crab stock is failing, a commercial watermen's advisory panel is urging a new approach to avoid a collapse of the fishery.
The Virginia Blue Crab Industry Panel is calling for a...
| Aug 13, 2014
| 9:03 AM
If there is one critical aspect of the Grant Chapel building, Lindsey Hayes noted, it is not the architecture of the Methodist church that was first built in 1943.
“It’s constructed in a simple, folk, ecclesiastic style,” Hayes, Winter...
| Aug 7, 2014
| 5:03 AM
Nine paintings by late Oak Park artist Reginald Mars that were commissioned by the Park District of Oak Park more than 50 years ago have been restored and are now on display at the village's main library.
The park district hired village resident Timothy...
| 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...
| 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...
| Jun 6, 2014
While hospitals all around the Lehigh Valley have been opening up facilities to be as close to their "customers" as possible, Easton Hospital looked back to its home base for the latest sprucing up. The hospital and representatives of Alvin H. Butz Inc....