| Dec 22, 2014
| 8:55 AM
Funds made available by the dissolution of Willowbrook’s sole tax increment financing district have been going to village institutions.
“Certainly that helps us do something here with those additional dollars coming to the library,”...
| Jan 5, 2015
Our triploid grass carp must be happy. All the rain we had in December made lake levels rise, submerging stretches of grassy shoreline in shallow water. The carp, which eat only plant matter, have been munching on this newfound fodder ever since it...
| Dec 16, 2014
| 7:45 AM
Las temperaturas de la superficie del Océano Pacífico ecuatorial han superado los umbrales de El Niño durante varias semanas y hay más de un 70 por ciento de probabilidades de que el fenómeno climático esté surgiendo, dijo el martes la Oficina de...
| Dec 18, 2014
| 5:17 PM
In one case a major metropolis was flooded within hours, leaving thousands homeless, millions without power, transportation and businesses shut down, and a mass human crisis. In the other case, three years of sunshine and blue skies have left water...
| Dec 31, 2014
| 5:20 AM
As we get ready to ring in the new year, it's time to take one last look at the year that was.
So, how will 2014 be remembered by hunters, fishermen and other outdoors enthusiasts? It was a year of squabbles about the management of everything from...
| Jan 2, 2015
| 10:18 AM
First, congrats. As the new Speaker of the Florida House, you are now one of the three men, along with the governor and Senate president, who will have a major role to play in moving our great state forward in the next two years. Godspeed...
| Dec 1, 2014
| 8:24 AM
Monday night, town council will hold a public hearing before the regularly-scheduled meeting. The public hearing will address the town's inland wetlands and watercourses agency appointment process.
Currently, members of the inland wetlands and...
| Nov 17, 2014
| 5:00 AM
The Ballona Wetlands Ecological Reserve stretches from Westchester to the marina, 640 acres of precious and precarious wildlife habitat that over the years has survived the dumping of soil from nearby construction, trampling, littering and other...
| Nov 28, 2014
| 8:16 AM
MIAMI- La temporada de huracanes de este año en el Atlántico, que terminó oficialmente el pasado domingo, fue "relativamente tranquila, tal como se predijo", y supone nueve años consecutivos sin que un ciclón azote Florida, algo que sí resulta...
| Dec 2, 2014
| 9:34 PM
In a surprise move, the Annenberg Foundation has suspended its controversial plan to build a $50-million visitors center in the Ballona Wetlands Ecological Reserve.
Some wetlands proponents had criticized the proposal, first revealed by The Times in...
| Nov 19, 2014
| 7:18 AM
GLASTONBURY — Tragedy has often filled the pages of The Hartford Courant over its 250 years of publication. Few more tragic than the heartbreaking story of Glastonbury's Anna Slogesky who murdered her baby Alexander when she believed him to be...