States of the Arts Council: Saving Jacksonville"s historic buildings are economically feasible

When it comes to renovating historic commercial buildings in Jacksonville, the cost to do so – most of the time – doesn't meet the payoff needed for the project to make fiscal sense. But a panel of experts at the Cultural Council of Greater Jac.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsSep 14th, 2018

Cultural Council to host State of the Arts event Thursday

Last year, the Cultural Council of Greater Jacksonville's annual State of the Arts event expanded to span a full day, after PNC Bank made a three-year, $150,000 commitment to nonprofits in Jacksonville through its Arts Alive Grant. This year's c.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsSep 11th, 2018

New toolkit offers local governments energy-saving strategies for buildings

The American Council for an Energy-Efficient Economy is offering a new resource to inform local officials to boost energy savings .....»»

Category: realestateSource: bdcnetworkApr 24th, 2018

As ICC prepares to vote on codes for tall wood buildings, opposition is still strong

As The International Code Council prepares for a vote on new code provisions that would allow wood-framed structures up to 18 stories high, concerns and opposition are still strong......»»

Category: realestateSource: bdcnetworkSep 13th, 2018

A US MMA fighter from Minnesota just won an election in Russia

US mixed martial arts fighter Jeffrey Monson was elected to the council of deputies of a small cit.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderSep 10th, 2018

Preservation Maryland offers alternatives to razing 10 Ellicott City historic buildings

Preservation Maryland is offering Howard County a list of alternatives to razing 10 historic structures on Main Street in Ellicott City. The group is pushing back on a $50 million plan by Howard County Executive Allan H. Kittleman to demolish a portio.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsAug 29th, 2018

After US, Mexico Reach Trade Deal, What"s Next For Canada?

The United States and Mexico finalized a trade agreement this week — a "positive development" for Canada, according to the Canadian American Business Council. read more.....»»

Category: blogSource: benzingaAug 28th, 2018

Electronic Arts cancels 'Madden 19' video game qualifiers after Jacksonville shooting

Video game publisher Electronic Arts is cancelling the rest of its Madden Classic qualifying events after a Sunday s.....»»

Category: topSource: usatodayAug 28th, 2018

Electronic Arts cancels remaining Madden events after deadly Jacksonville shooting

Electronic Arts has cancelled the three remaining Madden Classic qualifier events while safety protocols are reviewed, the company's CEO said in a blog post following the dead.....»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchAug 28th, 2018

Remnants of Baltimore"s Chinatown to get new life as mixed-use development

The properties, 406-141 Park Ave., are located in the Market Center Historic District and close to several other ongoing redevelopments of vacant buildings along Howard Street......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsAug 27th, 2018

Council pledges building legislation to reduce energy consumption

The City Council is working on legislation to to reduce carbon emissions in large buildings by 20% between 2020 and 2030. Councilman Costa Constantinides pledged his support for enacting an... To view the full story, click the title link......»»

Category: blogSource: crainsnewyorkAug 20th, 2018

Nemours finishes historic children"s diabetes research

As part of a research project conducted by four institutions across the nation, one Jacksonville hospital is taking part in the next big break in type 1 diabetes treatment. Researchers at Nemours Children's Specialty Care on the Southbank of the S.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsAug 15th, 2018

Seattle City Council votes to expand historic district for Showbox

The Seattle City Council voted Monday to temporarily expand the Pike Place Market Historical District to include the Showbox theater property (1426 First Ave.) for 10 months. The move will likely delay or derail plans by Vancouver, British Columbia.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsAug 13th, 2018

Greater Columbus Arts Council plans public forums to discuss ticket tax plan

Greater Columbus Arts Council plans public forums to discuss ticket tax plan.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsAug 10th, 2018

Tax holidays may not be the bargain you think they are, for consumers or the states

Saving some cash always feels good, but sales-tax holidays come with a price t.....»»

Category: topSource: usatodayAug 10th, 2018

Best States for Healthy Retirement

Most working Americans spend roughly five decades in the labor force, supporting themselves, their families, and saving for retirement. For many, financial stability is the foremost concern for a........»»

Category: blogSource: 247wallstAug 3rd, 2018

Louisville company scoops up historic Highlands properties

The buildings were renovated and connected by the previous owner......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsAug 1st, 2018

Online coupon firm Honey taking over historic Coca-Cola plant in Arts District

In one of Los Angeles’ largest headquarter.....»»

Category: topSource: latimesAug 1st, 2018

Lesley expands Cambridge footprint, buying rest of Brattle campus

Lesley University has acquired a group of historic buildings in Cambridge previously owned by the Episcopal Divinity School, making the university the sole owner of the so-called Brattle campus in Harvard Square. Lesley said last week that it had compl.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJul 23rd, 2018

Tariffs removal not needed for E.U., U.S. talks: European Council representative

The United States' removal of tariffs on steel and aluminum imports is not a necessary precondition for trade talks between the United States and the European Union to begin, the European Council representative to the G20 Hubert Fuchs said on Sunday......»»

Category: topSource: reutersJul 22nd, 2018

President Trump Has Re-established the National Space Council

President Trump Has Re-established the National Space Council Almost 50 years ago astronaut Neil Armstrong declared his “small step” onto the Moon as a “giant leap for mankind,” but the United States’ bureaucracy kept t.....»»

Category: topSource: livetradingnewsJul 21st, 2018