| Jul 20, 2013
Slices from thousands of brains fill nearly a dozen freezers set to 112 degrees below zero on the top floor of a research building at the Johns Hopkins Science + Technology Park.
Inside those slices might be the secrets to schizophrenia and other mental...
| Jul 12, 2013
Fifty years ago this month, landmark legislation went into effect: the Illinois Condominium Property Act.
The law laid the groundwork for a new type of shared homeownership, one that has proliferated not only in Illinois but throughout the country....
| Sep 5, 2013
| 5:09 AM
This is what you get for paying $350-a-month rent in Tamarac: Bedroom, cable, use of kitchen and laundry room -- plus your creepy landlord secretly videotaping you when you're naked, reports the South Florida Sun-Sentinel.
And you also apparently get...
| Sep 4, 2013
| 4:57 PM
With the lines between our work lives and personal time blurring as new technology unchains us from our desks, the notion of what a desirable office looks like is also changing.
Corporate America is moving away from conventional layouts where an...
| Sep 3, 2013
| 9:53 PM
Acadia Creek Townhomes, a new income-based housing development, has completed construction on 14 townhomes and is taking applications for tenants.
Five more buildings, with a total of 34 townhouses, are under construction.
The complex off...
| Sep 4, 2013
| 12:35 AM
A fire at a Lake Otis apartment building displaced seven people Tuesday, according to the Anchorage Fire Department.
AFD says initial reports of smoke came from a second floor bathroom vent, and crews worked to contain fire within the walls and ceiling...
| Sep 3, 2013
| 10:56 AM
"Well, this is day one," said Ray Nowowieski, general superintendent for Bozzuto Construction Co., wearing his hard hat and surveying the phase 1 work already under way as redevelopment of the Rotunda mall began.
Baltimore City Councilwoman Mary Pat...
| Jul 23, 2013
| 8:32 PM
A Dallas, Texas-based investment firm has purchased the Glendale Marketplace on Brand Boulevard, seeing major potential in the retail plaza that is home to stores and restaurants including HomeGoods, Outback Steakhouse, Old Navy and the four-screen Galaxy...
| Sep 2, 2013
| 5:40 PM
From the City of Evanston Web site, information about disposing large or unwanted items while moving:
"Leaving old couches and other items left by previous tenants in the alley or on your front lawn is not a good way to impress your neighbors. So, to...
| Sep 1, 2013
| 4:00 AM
A Washington County developer has purchased land along Hagerstown’s Dual Highway where cars have been sold for generations, and is planning to build a large office and commercial building there in about two years.
The four-acre site, long the...
| Jul 15, 2013
| 2:05 PM
SPRINGFIELD, Mo. -- The loft business is booming in downtown, where construction is planned or underway for at least a half dozen buildings, including a brand new project on South Campbell Avenue.
"It's a three-story, 27,000-square-foot, mixed-use...
| Aug 30, 2013
| 5:16 PM
It was midday in downtown Annapolis, the aromas of falafel, grilled hot dogs and Chincoteague oysters filled the air, and as A.J. Lipchak eyed the customers lined up at the brand-new lunch counters all around him, he seemed almost unable to believe his...