| Jul 28, 2013
| 6:39 AM
For most of the summer, Nick Wiesing, 14, spends his time working on a farm near central New York. His new friend, Patrick Higgins, 18, would spend a typical week working at a senior living center or relaxing in the air conditioning at his house in...
| Aug 1, 2013
| 9:07 PM
The inside of the vacant Port Mesa church is in thrashed disarray.
Broken-down doors, spilled roofing tar, shattered glass and trash are the evidence of vandals ravaging the former Westside Costa Mesa church and school from within.
The walls where the...
| Jul 3, 2013
| 2:16 PM
I have several summer home improvement projects on my list. Any tips on where to start and how to get everything done?
Start with safety. After several eye injuries and a dislocated shoulder, Lou Manfredini, TV's 'Mr. Fix-It,' has become an advocate for...
| Jul 9, 2013
Eric Z. Geiger, a painter and home improvement worker, died Friday of injuries sustained in an Owings Mills motorcycle accident. The Eldersburg resident was 29.
After the accident, which occurred on Dolfield Road in Owings Mills, Mr. Geiger was...
| Aug 1, 2013
| 4:23 PM
Today's Watchdog column briefly mentions a new national report and survey about the top issues people are complaining about and the most-common scams that consumer protection officials are seeing. Here's some more information from that report, including...
| Sep 3, 2012
| 4:54 PM
September 3, 2012 6:54 PM
We here at St. Charles Catholic High School hope this note finds you safe. We plan to work together to help our families recover from the challenges created by this storm.
SCHOOL TO REOPEN, MONDAY, SEPTEMBER 10...
| Jun 7, 2013
| 3:34 PM
A two-story Colonial-style home set on almost 3 wooded acres in Fallston is currently on the market for $620,000.
"This is a stunning home located at 3002 Sheffield Court. in Haddon Hurst, a community of 30 homes all situated on 2- to 3-acre lots," said...
| May 26, 2013
| 4:02 AM
Save $3 on $10 admission to the Fort Lauderdale Home and Remodeling Show at the Broward County Convention Center through Memorial Day.
Buy an online ticket to save $3 off adult admission or print out a coupon to save $2 at the box office.
| Jan 1, 2013
| 5:28 PM
The first winter after Danielle Smith bought her house in North Baltimore, the 35-year-old schoolteacher wondered if it even had a furnace, it was so cold and drafty.
Now, with almost all new windows and several other energy-efficiency retrofits, Smith...
| Dec 3, 2012
| 12:03 PM
Is your home ready for winter? David Cohen from Energy Upgrade California shows us how to keep the heat up and costs down.
Winter is here at last! When temperatures dip in Los Angeles many residents get a frigid wake-up call by Mother Nature. Many...
| May 11, 2013
The Society for the Preservation of Federal Hill and Fells Point hosts its annual home and garden tour on Mother's Day, May 12. The tour will include, as usual, some of the well-known sites in the neighborhood such as the Robert Long House (circa 1765)...