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  • Pile-driving work near Buena Vista Street bridge in the 'home stretch'

    Pile-driving work near Buena Vista Street bridge in the 'home stretch'
    Pile-driving operations along the Golden State (5) Freeway near the intersection of Buena Vista Street and Winona Avenue are on schedule to wrap up later this month, an official with the California Department of Transportation said Tuesday. Part of an...
  • Overnight bridge work to close I-75 at Miramar

    Overnight bridge work to close I-75 at Miramar
    If you drive Interstate 75 overnight, you'll run into a major roadblock this week at Miramar Parkway. All southbound lanes will be closed overnight Monday and Tuesday and all northbound lanes will be closed Wednesday and Thursday nights as crews set...
  • Homer Glen OKs extension for planned upscale shopping venue

    Homer Glen OKs extension for planned upscale shopping venue
    An upscale dining and shopping venue is expected to be built in Homer Glen as the Illinois Department of Transportation finishes its 159th Street widening project in a couple of years, officials said. The Homer Glen Village Board on Wednesday extended...
  • Schools, flights canceled as snow storm hits Philadelphia

    Public and Catholic schools in Philadelphia are closed as a winter storm blankets the region with 4 to 8 inches of snow. Dozens of suburban districts also cancelled classes Tuesday. A winter storm warning remains in effect until 10 a.m. FlightAware...
  • With collection of projects, a new west side comes into focus

    With collection of projects, a new west side comes into focus
    Developer Shaffin Jetha has worked on hotels in Mount Vernon and apartments near Patterson Park, but the west side is a new neighborhood for him — and that's part of its appeal. "The land rush hasn't hit that part of the city yet," said Jetha,...
  • Teen driver charged in fatal Christmas Day crash in Orland Park

    Teen driver charged in fatal Christmas Day crash in Orland Park
    A teen driver faces charges after driving more than 35 mph over speed limit in a car and striking and killing a 71-year-old man in Orland Park on Christmas Day, police said. Investigators determined that a 16-year-old was driving a 2005 Honda Accord...
  • State police say multicar crash closes I-95 west of Boston

    About 20 vehicles slammed into one another during a snow squall Sunday afternoon in a pileup that temporarily closed southbound Interstate 95 west of Boston, state police said. The crash happened at about 3 p.m. near exit 27 in Waltham. Several people...
  • Idaho panel introduces 8-cent gas tax hike to maintain roads

    A House panel introduced a sweeping new transportation funding bill Monday, seeking to raise almost $200 million per year to maintain Idaho's crumbling roads and bridges by increasing the state's fuels taxes and raising vehicle registration fees. The...
  • Seattle's vanishing street parking

    Last month, crews painted a green bicycle lane on Seattle's Roosevelt Way Northeast near the University Bridge, and took out 27 parking spaces. Over in Belltown, a series of right-turn pockets, to prevent turning cars from delaying buses that go straight...
  • Weather delays Darien strip mall construction

    Weather delays Darien strip mall construction
    The cold and snow has delayed construction of the new Darien Pointe strip mall near the intersection of 75th Street and Cass Avenue. The first of two buildings was supposed to be completed by December, but winter temperatures made it difficult to do...
  • Gas station could join already congested Sam's Club in Vernon Hills

    Gas station could join already congested Sam's Club in Vernon Hills
    The Sam's Club in Vernon Hills wants to resurrect a construction project from 2006 in hopes of fending off the Costco down the street in Mettawa. Members of management asked Vernon Hills trustees Jan. 20 to allow a gas station to be built in an unused...