| Nov 6, 2013
| 3:05 PM
A few Sundays ago, a group of us biked from Farmington to the Collinsville section of Canton on the rail trail, and then slowly rode around the village. It is exquisite, one of the loveliest and most historic village centers in the state.
| Nov 25, 2013
| 3:20 PM
Three colorful paintings that served as a backdrop for nearly two decades' worth of political debates at Annapolis City Hall -- until they were removed this summer -- are going back up.
The trio of paintings by Annapolis artist Lee Boynton were...
| Nov 22, 2013
| 5:20 AM
Drivers headed along Clark Street west of Wrigley Field soon could pass under a “branded” archway with advertising as part of an amended Wrigleyville overhaul plan that took a step closer to reality at City Hall on Thursday.
| Nov 29, 2013
| 5:35 PM
WASHINGTON — As they prepared to launch the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau in early 2011, Obama administration officials settled on its permanent headquarters: a vacant government building a block away from the White House.
They planned to...
| Nov 29, 2013
| 7:49 PM
With their miniature French poodle, Marcel, in tow, Thomas and Joan Spence start each morning in Mount Vernon Place, walking past the magnolias and cherry trees and Japanese maples, along the sidewalks and around the footprint of the Washington Monument....
| Dec 2, 2013
| 2:19 PM
Fourteen science labs are slated to be upgraded at Crescenta Valley High School as part of an expanded renovation project that recently received additional funding from the Glendale Unified school board.
School board members approved last week spending...
| Dec 3, 2013
| 4:32 AM
Cars get old and if you're part of the vast majority of Americans who own a set of wheels at least 11 years old, we're pretty sure those front headlights could use a makeover. Clean headlights not only make your......
| Dec 5, 2013
| 7:45 PM
High-profile Maryland lobbyist Bruce Bereano was fined $10,000 in October for a lead paint violation in two Annapolis rowhouses he owns, the state Department of the Environment announced Thursday.
Bereano, who has lobbied state lawmakers for special-...
| Nov 19, 2013
| 7:45 AM
The CTA's costly long-range plan to rebuild the Red Line on the North Side and the Purple Line in Evanston received a boost today from the federal government.
The Federal Transit Administration has decided that the CTA can compete for funding for the...
| Oct 4, 2013
| 5:00 AM
Be part of the grand reopening of the Montpelier Mansion Historic Site Sunday, Oct. 6, from noon to 4 p.m. at 9650 Muirkirk Road.
Following extensive renovation at the site, visitors can enjoy tours with a member of the restoration team, answering...
| Oct 10, 2013
| 1:25 PM
The stately hillside home at 190 Stoner Drive reflects the sensibilities of the original deed holder from a century ago. An expansive interior designed for entertaining and an exterior featuring formal gardens embody the genteel way of life enjoyed by...