| Jan 14, 2014
France is always working to show off its rich heritage in innovative ways. You'll see some impressive changes this year.
The big news in Paris is that the extensive, multi-year makeover of the Picasso Museum is nearing completion. The museum, which...
| May 28, 2014
| 5:21 PM
Mayor Rahm Emanuel sent a message to Cubs Chairman Tom Ricketts on Wednesday: You dropped the ball in clearly communicating the latest version of a Wrigley Field renovation, and my administration won’t be rushed into approving more electronic...
| 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.
| 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...
| 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....
| 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...
| 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 17, 2014
| 6:14 AM
For staples in the Baltimore nightlife scene, there is a thin line between comfortable and stagnant. The good bar owners are keenly aware of this and can anticipate the right time to make changes that will invigorate an establishment without offending...
| Jan 18, 2014
A proposed new village campus that will include a village hall, police station and community resource center is moving forward in Willowbrook with construction on Phase One of the project expected to begin this year.
At a village board meeting on Jan....
| Jan 18, 2014
| 8:48 PM
NEW ORLEANS — The Rev. Charles Duplessis navigated the new landscape of the Lower 9th Ward, crossing from newly paved streets to those still muddy and rutted as riverbeds.
He drove past a gleaming duplex designed by Frank Gehry and the skeletons...
| Jan 21, 2014
| 6:19 AM
The issue of the Wrigley Field renovations came up at the Cubs Convention last weekend.
Or I should say, the lack of renovations came up.
“I think you know what the holdup is,’’ said Crane Kenney, the team wonk in charge of...