| Nov 15, 2014
| 6:38 PM
Plans for hundreds of urban-living apartments in Costa Mesa's South Coast Metro district are heading to the City Council for approval Tuesday.
The Sakioka family, known for its valuable Orange County real estate holdings and still-working Costa Mesa...
| Nov 2, 2014
| 3:48 PM
This is the land of the perpetual festival. Every weekend of every year, somewhere in Central Florida there is a festival of arts, crafts, music, plants, animals, history, heritage, race, national origin and ethnicity.
As a roll call of Orlando...
| Oct 29, 2014
| 10:36 AM
What we now take for granted in the fall is that it rains every Friday night in September, and Dr. Phillips, Bishop Moore and South Daytona Warner Christian win all of their district football games.
District dates are the ones that count, because they...
| Oct 27, 2014
| 5:14 PM
1. Bishop Moore: Class 4A, District 7 champs beat Winter Springs twice in regular season, will look for third straight state title.
2. Winter Springs: Bears repeated as 7A-4 district champs with win over Oviedo.
3. Oviedo: Lions were district runner-...
| Oct 12, 2014
| 6:40 PM
Government agencies can do very little to make an environmental impact report entertaining.
Each study, hundreds of pages long, meticulously analyzes the possible effect of a major construction project on everything from endangered species to air...
| Oct 6, 2014
| 9:37 PM
City Council President Bernard C. "Jack" Young called Monday for a hearing on whether the city should charge passengers a fee to ride the Charm City Circulator, the popular bus service that now connects more than 4 million Baltimoreans and visitors to...
| Sep 26, 2014
| 6:36 PM
Two years ago, Illinois Democrats parlayed a new political map they drew and the final appearance at the top of the ticket by President Barack Obama to sweep out four Republican congressmen and reverse some of the losses suffered in the 2010 election that...
| Sep 29, 2014
| 3:05 AM
The Emanuel administration will announce Monday that it is seeking bids to construct three long-planned transit projects aimed at providing faster and more reliable service for hundreds of thousands of daily commuters and city visitors who ride CTA...
| Oct 3, 2014
Two veteran politicians are vying for the mayor's seat in November.
Tom Powers, a commissioner since 2008, has a challenger few expected: Skip Campbell, who served in the state Senate from 1996 to 2006, when term limits forced him out. A Democrat, he was...
| Oct 3, 2014
Chief among the issues in this year's commission race: Is building a new, multi-million dollar City Hall the right thing to do? And is the city on the right course or is change needed?
The commission will have two new faces come November: Everyone...
| Sep 30, 2014
| 2:59 PM
Transportation officials Tuesday cheered the start of construction for a subway project designed to close a frustrating gap in Los Angeles County's growing rail network.
During a symbolic groundbreaking in Little Tokyo, local and federal representatives...