| May 7, 2014
| 6:44 PM
Los Angeles Clippers co-owner Shelly Sterling said Wednesday that she believes she is legally entitled to maintain ownership of the NBA team and will attempt to do so, even as the pro basketball league pushes to remove her husband from the team he has...
| May 8, 2014
| 12:50 PM
The architectural renaiassance in Silicon Valley seems to be still gathering steam. In a region not known for its notable buildings, tech companies and developers now seem intent on changing the region's drab image.
The latest entry in the valley's...
| May 11, 2014
| 5:00 AM
Question: I manage an apartment complex and have a tenant, "James," who smokes marijuana inside his apartment and out on the balcony. Many of the other tenants in the complex complain about the marijuana smoke, including the mother of a boy with asthma....
| May 12, 2014
| 7:30 AM
Question: It seems to me that the rates for car rentals have risen considerably. How can one obtain an affordable rental car? How do you do it with multi-city destinations?
Answer: Farkas is right about increased costs for...
| May 11, 2014
| 10:23 PM
Pleading for forgiveness for what he called a "terrible mistake," Clippers owner Donald Sterling apologized Sunday for making derogatory remarks about blacks, saying "I'm not a racist, and I've never been a racist," and appealed to NBA owners to let him...
| May 14, 2014
| 6:30 PM
The day after Donald Sterling criticized Earvin "Magic" Johnson during a nationally televised interview, Los Angeles City Councilman Bernard C. Parks defended the Lakers great, saying his investments in South Los Angeles were crucial to the area's...
| May 13, 2014
| 5:29 PM
A tenant whose leaky apartment prompted her to call the city for help (“Letter: A squeaky wheel gets roof repaired,” May 2) may have more issues than just a recalcitrant landlord.
Any landlord who ignores the needs of his tenants and core...
| May 13, 2014
| 8:09 PM
Used cars that get recalled by manufacturers need to be fixed before they're sold. That's what a bill pending in the California Legislature would require of all new and used car dealers in the state.
And with 2014 on pace to break the auto industry...
| Jul 31, 2014
| 11:07 AM
Quandel Construction awarded Sports Training Camp contract
The International Sports Training Camp, a 500-acre private summer camping facility in Stroudsburg, recently hired Quandel Construction Group, a local construction firm, as the general...
| Jul 23, 2014
A Chicago developer that has been among the most active firms behind the conversion of dilapidated, very-low-income housing into market-rate apartments is teaming with the city to offer more than four dozen subsidized units to Chicagoans who make no...
| Jul 15, 2014
| 3:26 PM
HARTFORD — The city's proposal to build a minor league baseball stadium could derail plans for a new XL Center or compete with the existing downtown arena, a top development official said in an email obtained by The Courant.