| Jun 21, 2014
| 3:33 PM
When it comes to keeping tabs on Fourth of July revelry in Newport Beach, the city's police force will be patrolling on horse, bike and foot.
They'll also be online.
For the first time, the Newport Beach Police Department has enlisted a special social...
| Jun 11, 2014
| 5:54 PM
The developers of a $135-million shopping center near the famed Huntington Beach Pier face an unusual challenge — how to embrace the city's proud identity as Surf City without descending into surfing kitsch.
Sure, they hope to attract tourists...
| Jun 12, 2014
| 10:21 PM
Foreclosure cases were filed against almost 2,800 Chicago apartment buildings with 7,700 units last year, the smallest number since the housing crisis began and a sign of the residential market's stabilization.
The more than 30 percent decrease in...
| Jul 2, 2014
| 9:50 PM
Actor Harrison Ford, other Santa Monica Airport tenants and national aviation groups filed a federal complaint Wednesday, challenging the long-held position of the city that the embattled airport can be shut down in July 2015.
Santa Monica leaders...
| Jun 16, 2014
| 5:30 AM
It's been 27 years since the last train rumbled into Santa Monica's Bergamot Station. For the last two decades, the former rail depot has enjoyed a second life as an arts complex, with its corrugated steel rail-yard warehouses repurposed as homes for...
| Jun 27, 2014
| 8:48 PM
When Larry Hallock and his partner decided to move from Chicago's vibrant Lakeview neighborhood, they never imagined they would consider living in the Austin community on the city's beleaguered West Side, let alone wind up in a bidding war over a six-flat...
| 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.
| Jul 2, 2014
| 6:38 PM
National aviation groups and Santa Monica Airport tenants, including actor Harrison Ford, filed a federal complaint Wednesday challenging the long-held position of city officials that the embattled airport can be shut down next July.
| Jun 25, 2014
| 6:13 PM
Costa Mesa city planners voted this week to recommend stricter standards for long-term occupancies at nearly all city motels, a move that affordable housing advocates warned will harm those who rely on the properties as a last stop before homelessness....
| Mar 19, 2014
Police say Ronald Pierzowski placed ads, showed an apartment, and accepted rental deposits for a condominium in an unincorporated area near Des Plaines. But there was one problem, authorities said: He had no authority to rent the condo.
| Mar 7, 2014
| 9:01 PM
Darien aldermen have implemented a new ordinance to deter criminal activity from occurring at apartment buildings.
At a city council meeting on March 3, aldermen approved the ordinance 5-2 with Aldermen Joerg Seifert and Joe Kenny voting against the...