| Sep 15, 2014
Tavistock Development Co., affiliated with the owners of Isleworth and Lake Nona, sold its ground-floor retail space at The Grove commercial center in Windermere to shopping-center developer Equity One Inc.
The New York-based Equity One bought the...
| Sep 14, 2014
| 5:13 PM
The following items were taken from Wilmette police reports:
A Glenview man, 29, was charged with DUI after police received a call about a man passed out behind the wheel in the eastbound lane of Lake Avenue at Hibbard Road on Sept. 5
A resident of...
| Sep 16, 2014
National Signing Day? Not until Feb. 4. Recruiting in South Florida? Always in season.
Between now and then, a lot can happen. More than 100 players from Broward and Palm Beach counties could sign with college programs. The Sun Sentinel checks in with...
| Sep 16, 2014
| 3:15 PM
The New Hartford estate of the late actor Efrem Zimbalist Jr., who gained fame as the star of television crime dramas beginning in the late 1950s, is on the market for $895,000.
The estate, known as "The Rafters," was the summer home of Zimbalist's...
| Sep 17, 2014
| 12:03 PM
One of my favorites urban pleasures has long been buying books on the street. In New York, this means book stalls – and more specifically, the Strand’s book stall, at the southeast edge of Central Park, across Fifth Avenue from the Hotel...
| Sep 12, 2014
| 4:08 PM
The city of Irvine is receiving $292 million in exchange for dropping three lawsuits against the state Department of Finance in an attempt to recoup more than $1.4 billion in redevelopment funds.
Because the money is property-tax revenue, it is expected...
| Jul 17, 2014
National Wildlife Federation (NWF), America's largest conservation organization, announces its fifth annual Hike & Seek™ cities taking place around the country this fall. Hike & Seek is a cross between a scavenger hunt and nature walk with live...
| Aug 1, 2014
| 1:30 PM
"I write lying down — much like Marcel Proust. The only thing I have in common with him," Chris Weitz says, laughing.
Known as a director and screenwriter, Weitz has just published his first novel, "The Young World" (Little Brown: 384 pp, $19),...
| Jul 16, 2014
| 9:21 AM
Cruise passengers can enjoy a slice of the Big Apple, New York City, both as a port of call as an embarkation/disembarkation port on a variety of voyages including Canada and New England itineraries and some Caribbean and trans-Atlantic crossings.
| Jul 17, 2014
| 9:46 AM
The children’s title “And Tango Makes Three” sparked controversy when it was first published in the United States in 2005. The illustrated book tells the real-life story of two male penguins who hatched an egg together at New York’...
| Jul 22, 2014
| 6:19 PM
It would have been nice to get all dramatic and scratchy-voiced right now and say that Wednesday, July 23, 2014, is the 75th anniversary of Batman, and that there can be only one Dark Knight. But that would be a lie. And it wouldn't be honoring the most...