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Home Improvement

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  • Lowe's has strong 4Q as consumers tackle home projects

    Lowe's fourth-quarter profit climbed as an improving economy gave homeowners more confidence to take on home projects. The U.S. employment landscape has continued to mend, with the nation adding more than a million jobs in the past three months. That's...
  • Simsbury's Green Tea Restaurant To Be Renovated

    SIMSBURY — The Chinese and Thai restaurant Green Tea will get a a new name, new menu, a renovation and a new venture. The zoning commission has approved rehabilitation plans for Green Tea, 570 Hopmeadow St., Town Planner Hiram Peck said. The...
  • Retailers fret as products languish on ships, docks at ports

    It's early for many Americans still sloshing through winter to plan their gardens, home improvements and spring sports leagues, but stores gearing up for warmer weather are fretting that they won't have some products to sell due to a labor crisis at...
  • Employee accused of stealing from Boynton Beach store

    Employee accused of stealing from Boynton Beach store
    An employee of a Boynton Beach home improvement store is accused of stealing from the business, police said. Boynton Beach police said Brian McCray, 42, stole more than $42,000 worth of material from Floor & Decor, 1974 High Ridge Road, in Boynton...
  • Historic Chicago Bungalow Association to present free seminars

    Historic Chicago Bungalow Association to present free seminars
    A series of spring seminars sponsored by the Historic Chicago Bungalow Association aims to breathe new life into older homes with expert advice on home improvement. The free sessions will cover a variety of topics designed to help owners of any...
  • Ultra-rich living the dream in multiple homes

    What do the world's richest people do with their money? For sure, they buy houses. Wealth-X, a consulting firm that studies the super-rich with the intensity of an entomologist tracking the emerald ash borer, says that ultra-high net worth individuals...
  • Eco-summit in Naperville focuses on region's river network

    Eco-summit in Naperville focuses on region's river network
    The region's rivers are on the mend. That's good news for those who live in northern Illinois, and downstream too. The improvement isn't dramatic, however. There is still work to be done, much of it aimed at reversing the side effects of growth,...
  • Vanilla Ice released after being charged in Florida burglary

    Vanilla Ice has been released from custody in Florida after being arrested and charged with breaking into and stealing from an abandoned home. Police in Lantana say the recording artist and home-improvement-show host had been renovating a home next to...
  • AP News in Brief at 5:58 a.m. EST

    Cossack fighters laugh, hug as they take control of Ukrainian town Debaltseve appeared to be largely under the control of rebels Thursday, a day after Ukrainian forces began withdrawing from the besieged town. Associated Press journalists who drove...
  • 5 Things to Know in Florida for Feb. 19

    Your daily look at news, upcoming events and the stories that will be talked about today. FLORIDA GOVERNOR ORDERS LESS TESTING IN STATE'S PUBLIC SCHOOLS Florida Gov. Rick Scott is suspending a test given to the state's 11th graders. Scott said Wednesday...
  • Excerpts of editorials from Illinois newspapers

    EDITORS: NE Thanks to all members for submitting editorials that help The Associated Press assemble the weekly Illinois Editorial Roundup. Due to several factors, it has become more challenging to find fresh, original editorials on member websites. We...