| Jul 18, 2012
| 7:30 AM
Want to do your part to fight climate change? Buy (and drive) a battery-powered car, suggests Environment Maryland. The green group says the state could begin to whittle away at the massive amounts of climate-altering pollution produced here if more...
| Jul 19, 2012
| 7:00 AM
A Chicago alderman worries that fights could break out downtown between drivers of mobile food trucks over spaces, unless the city changes its ordinance.
Ald. Brendan Reilly, 42nd, co-sponsored an ordinance that would allow mobile food trucks, with...
| Jul 20, 2012
After a four-hour hearing filled with heated questions and tearful testimony, an expanded mobile food ordinance two years in the making was approved Thursday by the Chicago City Council's License and Consumer Protection Committee.
And while some...
| Aug 3, 2012
| 5:18 AM
It's not even 5 o’clock in the morning yet and vendors are already parking their trucks and setting up shop for Steppin' Out.
By 10 a.m. more than 300 vendors are set-up and ready for business.
Unloading trucks, setting up tents and laying out...
| Aug 15, 2012
| 7:18 PM
The state may overhaul the system that protects us from getting ripped off at the gas station, grocery store and even the parking meter.
Some lawmakers want to do less-frequent inspections to make sure fuel pumps, home heating oil trucks and parking...
| Mar 15, 2013
| 5:47 AM
BOYNE CITY -- Boyne City's budget will be significantly slimmer this coming fiscal year, beginning May 1, when compared to the past decade.
City manager Michael Cain said while the economy appears to be stabilizing taxable values for properties in the...
| Feb 26, 2013
Shipbuilding and military spending permeate Newport News and Hampton Roads.
In this city and region, which will play backdrop for President Barack Obama's speech Tuesday on the impact of sequestration, anxiety over the potential cuts is palpable in...
| Feb 7, 2013
| 9:48 AM
The battle for pickup truck supremacy got a little tighter Thursday as Toyota introduced its redesigned 2014 Tundra full-size truck at the Chicago Auto Show.
The automaker hopes this new model will be able to lure buyers away from Ford's perennial...
| Feb 15, 2013
| 1:05 AM
Toyota's Tacoma, the U.S. sales leader in the compact-pickup segment, rolls into 2013 fit to lure consumers looking for a sporty, capable truck.
Benefiting from freshened styling and upgrades during the previous model year, the 2013 Tacoma --...
| Feb 15, 2013
| 4:39 AM
Monster Jam returns to the Roanoke Civic Center this weekend.
Friday, February 15th, at 7:30 p.m.
Saturday, February 16th, at 2:00 p.m. and 7:30 p.m.
The driver of "Grinder" John Seasock says his truck will go 0 to 60 in 1.9 seconds.
| Feb 15, 2013
| 11:31 AM
Diesel fans got a nice Valentine's Day gift from Ram, as the company announced Thursday that it would be making the Ram 1500 pickup available with a diesel engine.
"Truck owners have been emphatically asking for it, and Ram will be the only...