| Sep 19, 2014
| 3:08 AM
Those who want in on Illinois' fledgling medical marijuana industry are wooing local communities to let them operate within their borders — in some cases promising donations to local organizations or a cut of the profits.
Monday is the deadline...
| Sep 19, 2014
| 3:42 PM
Traveling around Chicago, like in other housing markets where it's pursuing projects, Gerding Edlen executives get asked a lot about its hometown of Portland, Ore., and whether the city's portrayal in the satirical TV comedy "Portlandia" is accurate....
| Aug 3, 2014
| 3:00 AM
A few words about the "poor door."
Maybe you already know about this. Maybe you read on Slate, saw on Colbert or heard on NPR how a developer qualified for tax benefits under New York City's Inclusionary Housing Program by agreeing to add to its new...
| Aug 30, 2014
| 3:00 AM
"The best laid schemes of mice and men often go awry." -- Scottish poet Robert Burns, "To a Mouse" (1786)
CAIRNRYAN, Scotland -- For Americans whose knowledge of this beautiful land is limited to kilts, whiskey, bagpipes and the film "Braveheart," the...
| Sep 4, 2014
Forensic marking technology, which has been in vogue in countries of the United Kingdom for nearly two decades, has now made its way to Lauderhill.
Residents in central Lauderhill will now fight property crime using SmartWater, a theft-deterrent...
| Aug 29, 2014
| 5:03 PM
Downtown parking spots can be hard to find in Boca and now 100 spots there are going to be the focus of a federal case.
Earlier this month, Palmetto Place at Mizner Park Condominium Association filed suit against the city and city landlords James...
| Aug 13, 2014
That was County Commissioner Steven Abrams' overall assessment of how the Palm Beach County has recovered from the Recession.
"The major issue continues to be restoring economic prosperity to Palm Beach County," said Abrams, whose District 4...
| Aug 20, 2014
The private company All Aboard Florida is putting up $60 million to silence train horns at railroad crossings along its tracks from Miami to Orlando, putting to rest whether taxpayers in each city would have to pay for the crossing upgrades.
| Aug 11, 2014
| 10:07 AM
Want to help catch a crook with an invisible liquid that marks your valuables?
The Lauderhill Police Department is hosting Safety Appreciation Day where they'll hand out free Smartwater CSI kits to Windermere residents. The Housing Authority is paying...
| Aug 9, 2014
People who rely on public transportation to get to work and school need buses that run on time.
To make sure that happens, Palm Beach County will soon try out a system that keeps traffic signals green for buses long enough for them to get through an...
| Sep 8, 2014
| 3:03 PM
More roads built for pedestrians and bicyclists and not just vehicles could be springing up in Palm Beach County as interest grows in the county for "complete streets."
Many roads are designed for motorists to get to their destinations as quickly as...