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Al.com
Alabama lawmakers hold key to building new mega prisonsAlabama Gov. Robert Bentley needs just one thing from state lawmakers to enact
Alabama lawmakers hold key to building new mega prisons
Al.com / Posted 11 hours ago
Alabama Gov. Robert Bentley needs just one thing from state lawmakers to enact his sweeping plan to transform the state's beleaguered prison system. They need to pass a bill giving the Alabama Department of Corrections the one-time authority to use... Read more
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Style Weekly
Enlarging Lives: Richmond Architect Sanford Bond's 5 Most Important Design PrinciplesAs co-founder and principal of 3North Architects, and a practitioner in Richmon
Enlarging Lives: Richmond Architect Sanford Bond's 5 Most Important Design Principles
Style Weekly / Posted yesterday
As co-founder and principal of 3North Architects, and a practitioner in Richmond for almost half a century, Sanford Bond has shaped some of the city’s most iconic buildings. The Richmond Ballet building looks like a factory, which indeed it is, to... Read more
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FOX News
Hundreds of California homes, buildings used plans drafted by 2 phony engineers, say authoritiesHundreds of buildings -- from houses to strip malls -- could face the wrecking
Hundreds of California homes, buildings used plans drafted by 2 phony engineers, say authorities
FOX News / Posted yesterday
Hundreds of buildings -- from houses to strip malls -- could face the wrecking ball after California authorities unraveled a decade-long scam involving a pair of phony building engineers who used stolen software to craft bogus blueprints, officials... Read more
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CBS Denver
New Yorkers Can Track The Super Bowl On The Empire State BuildingNEW YORK (AP/CBS4) – Football fans can follow the Super Bowl on the Empire Stat
New Yorkers Can Track The Super Bowl On The Empire State Building
CBS Denver / Posted 3 days ago
NEW YORK (AP/CBS4) – Football fans can follow the Super Bowl on the Empire State Building. The building will become a virtual scoreboard, tracking the game action. At kickoff, the building’s tower lights will be split in the colors of the Broncos... Read more
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The Morning Call
AIA Eastern Pa. announces 2015 Design award recipients and other company newsAIA Eastern Pa. announces award recipients The Eastern Pennsylvania Chapter of
AIA Eastern Pa. announces 2015 Design award recipients and other company news
The Morning Call / Posted 4 days ago
AIA Eastern Pa. announces award recipients The Eastern Pennsylvania Chapter of the American Institute of Architects announced its 2015 Design Award recipients. Awards were presented for projects judged to exhibit noteworthy design and/or a "best... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Sidney Epstein, former Chicago engineering firm chairman, dies at 92Sidney Epstein teamed with his brother Raymond to grow the Chicago engineering
Sidney Epstein, former Chicago engineering firm chairman, dies at 92
Chicago Tribune / Posted 5 days ago
Sidney Epstein teamed with his brother Raymond to grow the Chicago engineering firm started by their Russian immigrant father into a global player whose Chicago-area projects include everything from runways at O'Hare International Airport to the... Read more
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Daily Herald
Six artists added to Fox Valley Arts Hall of FameThe sculptor who made the imposing "Ekwabet" that looks over the Fox River in S
Six artists added to Fox Valley Arts Hall of Fame
Daily Herald / Posted 6 days ago
The sculptor who made the imposing "Ekwabet" that looks over the Fox River in St. Charles, a portrait photographer known for his advertising work as well as collaborations with actor John Malkovich, and the legendary late conductor of the Chicago... Read more
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Santa Monica Mirror
Strolling Through Santa Monica's Affordable HousingThe Housing Tour GangPosted Feb. 4, 2016, 12:18 pmSpecial To The Mirror By Sam
Strolling Through Santa Monica's Affordable Housing
Santa Monica Mirror / Posted 6 days ago
The Housing Tour GangPosted Feb. 4, 2016, 12:18 pmSpecial To The Mirror By Samuel Harwood On January 30th, graduate and PhD students of urban design at UCLA, part of an official student organization called Bruins for Design and Development (BUDDY),... Read more
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The Verge
A day at the Las Vegas Neon Boneyard with the Polaroid Snap cameraPrevious StoryMax Verstappen drove his F1 car on a ski slope and didn't die Ne
A day at the Las Vegas Neon Boneyard with the Polaroid Snap camera
The Verge / Posted 6 days ago
Previous StoryMax Verstappen drove his F1 car on a ski slope and didn't die Next StoryRemembering Alan Rickman, the voice of villainy As a child of the '80s many of my memories were made with polaroid pictures — lots of instant family photos, huge... Read more
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Washington City Paper
At Tiny House Hearing, Vincent Orange Defends MillennialsCan tiny houses provide a partial solution to the District’s affordable housing
At Tiny House Hearing, Vincent Orange Defends Millennials
Washington City Paper / Posted 9 days ago
Can tiny houses provide a partial solution to the District’s affordable housing woes? What about for young residents who are thinking about moving elsewhere to find cheaper rent? The D.C. Council's Committee on Business, Consumer, and Regulatory... Read more
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Rocklin & Roseville Today
Unveiled: William Jessup University's Residence HallROCKLIN, Calif. - William Jessup University, the Sacramento area's only residen
Unveiled: William Jessup University's Residence Hall
Rocklin & Roseville Today / Posted 9 days ago
ROCKLIN, Calif. - William Jessup University, the Sacramento area's only residential four-year private university, formally unveiled its new residence hall Monday morning, holding a ribbon-cutting ceremony for the nearly $13 million campus expansion... Read more
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The Florida Times-Union
Career Track: News about Jacksonville professionalsCompiled by Julie Kanner. Roland Garcia, senior vice president and CIO for Bap
Career Track: News about Jacksonville professionals
The Florida Times-Union / Posted 9 days ago
Compiled by Julie Kanner. Roland Garcia, senior vice president and CIO for Baptist Health, was named to Becker’s Hospital Review’s 100 Hospital and Health System CIOs to Know. The Northeast Florida Association of Realtors presented awards for 2015... Read more
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The Oklahoman
Architect, Oklahoma City icons earn national awardHans Butzer's iconic contributions to Oklahoma City — the Oklahoma City Nationa
Architect, Oklahoma City icons earn national award
The Oklahoman / Posted 9 days ago
Hans Butzer's iconic contributions to Oklahoma City — the Oklahoma City National Memorial and the Skydance Bridge — are being awarded with national acclaim from the American Institute of Architects. The Thomas Jefferson Award for Public Architecture... Read more
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Cherokee Tribune
Woodstock concert series on hold - WOODSTOCK — The long—awaited amphitheater in downtown has undergone a series of delays due to weather pushing back the 2016 Summer Concert Series and possibly canceling it entirely. The Woodstock City Council at ...WOODSTOCK — The long—awaited amphitheater in downtown has undergone a series of
Woodstock concert series on hold - WOODSTOCK — The long—awaited amphitheater in downtown has undergone a series of delays due to weather pushing back the 2016 Summer Concert Series and possibly canceling it entirely. The Woodstock City Council at ...
Cherokee Tribune / Posted 13 days ago
WOODSTOCK — The long—awaited amphitheater in downtown has undergone a series of delays due to weather, pushing back the 2016 Summer Concert Series and possibly canceling it entirely. The Woodstock City Council at Monday’s council meeting discussed... Read more
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The Morning Call
Spillman Farmer Architects earns top honors and other company newsSpillman Farmer Architects earns top honors Spillman Farmer Architects of Beth
Spillman Farmer Architects earns top honors and other company news
The Morning Call / Posted 18 days ago
Spillman Farmer Architects earns top honors Spillman Farmer Architects of Bethlehem received top honors for its design of South Whitehall's Cetronia Ambulance Corps joint operations and community education center at the American Institute of... Read more
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Palm Beach Daily News
Richard D. Kaplan, award-winning architect, diesRichard D. Kaplan of New York and Palm Beach died on Thursday, Jan. 21, 2016, a
Richard D. Kaplan, award-winning architect, dies
Palm Beach Daily News / Posted 18 days ago
Richard D. Kaplan of New York and Palm Beach died on Thursday, Jan. 21, 2016, after a brief illness. He was 82. Mr. Kaplan was an architect and senior trustee of the J.M. Kaplan Fund, a private New York-based foundation noted for its commitment to... Read more
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Daily Chronicle
'Super pantries' frequent many kitchen wish listsWhen she and her husband, Dave, decided to build a home in Sunbury, Ohio, a pro
'Super pantries' frequent many kitchen wish lists
Daily Chronicle / Posted 18 days ago
When she and her husband, Dave, decided to build a home in Sunbury, Ohio, a proper pantry was a priority. “I brought it up to the builder,” said Teresa Keller, who moved into the new house in October. “I told them I’ve got to have this.” The... Read more
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Orange County Register
Oceanfront Capo Beach house by star architect Robert Quigley has private sand, $8.75 million pricetagAn iconic, modern oceanfront house in Capistrano Beach designed by nationally n
Oceanfront Capo Beach house by star architect Robert Quigley has private sand, $8.75 million pricetag
Orange County Register / Posted 19 days ago
An iconic, modern oceanfront house in Capistrano Beach designed by nationally noted architect Robert Quigley is on the market at $8.75 million. The 3,500-square-foot home has an open floor plan with soaring, angular glass walls and ceilings, a... Read more
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The San Angelo Standard-Times
R/UDAT revisits San Angelo amid celebrationWhen R/UDAT first came to San Angelo in February 1992, San Angelo changed. The
R/UDAT revisits San Angelo amid celebration
The San Angelo Standard-Times / Posted 20 days ago
When R/UDAT first came to San Angelo in February 1992, San Angelo changed. The American Institute of Architects, through its Urban Planning and Design Committee, offered the services of a Regional/Urban Design Assistance Team. What's that? It's a... Read more
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The Florida Times-Union
William Morgan, influential Jacksonville architect and expert on ancient designs, dies at 85Architect and author William Morgan, a Jacksonville native whose passion for an
William Morgan, influential Jacksonville architect and expert on ancient designs, dies at 85
The Florida Times-Union / Posted 20 days ago
Architect and author William Morgan, a Jacksonville native whose passion for ancient architecture put an indelible mark on the modern face of his hometown, died Monday morning after a long illness. He was 85. “He was probably, after Henry Klutho,... Read more
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Oakland Tribune
Piedmonter/Montclarion letters: City should follow OUSD's example on refundsCity should follow example of OUSD With the Oakland Unified School District's
Piedmonter/Montclarion letters: City should follow OUSD's example on refunds
Oakland Tribune / Posted 21 days ago
City should follow example of OUSD With the Oakland Unified School District's very recent citywide mailing that officially concedes that homeowners have four years to claim their prior years' exemptions, OUSD has come a long way to doing right by... Read more
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The Inyo Register
Jan. 17)27 BC – Gaius Julius Caesar Octavianus is granted the title Augustus by the Rom
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The Inyo Register / Posted 24 days ago
27 BC – Gaius Julius Caesar Octavianus is granted the title Augustus by the Roman Senate, marking the beginning of the Roman Empire. 378 – General Siyaj K'ak' conquers Tikal, enlarging the domain of King Spearthrower Owl of Teotihuacán. 550 –... Read more
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The Gilmer Mirror
Texas A&M To Host William Shakespeare’s First Folio Exhibition - COLLEGE STATION Jan. 15 2016 – Texas A&M University will host William Shakespeare’s First Folio from March 8 – April 3 . The folio will be on display in the J. Wayne Stark Galler...COLLEGE STATION, Jan. 15, 2016 – Texas A&M University will host William Shakesp
Texas A&M To Host William Shakespeare’s First Folio Exhibition - COLLEGE STATION Jan. 15 2016 – Texas A&M University will host William Shakespeare’s First Folio from March 8 – April 3 . The folio will be on display in the J. Wayne Stark Galler...
The Gilmer Mirror / Posted 26 days ago
COLLEGE STATION, Jan. 15, 2016 – Texas A&M University will host William Shakespeare’s First Folio from March 8 – April 3. The folio will be on display in the J. Wayne Stark Galleries in the Memorial Student Center. First Folio! The Book that Gave Us... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Cities defined by more than tall buildingsIt was a big story in 1996 when Malaysia's Petronas Twin Towers nudged their sp
Cities defined by more than tall buildings
Chicago Tribune / Posted 26 days ago
It was a big story in 1996 when Malaysia's Petronas Twin Towers nudged their spires some 30 feet higher than the roof of Sears Tower and knocked Sears off its perch as the world's tallest building. Twenty years later, Sears (since renamed Willis... Read more
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FOX News
Mid-Century Gems in the Desert: 5 Al Beadle Homes for Sale in ArizonaPsst … hey you, home buyer. Can we interest you in a Beadle box? Let us introdu
Mid-Century Gems in the Desert: 5 Al Beadle Homes for Sale in Arizona
FOX News / Posted 26 days ago
Psst … hey you, home buyer. Can we interest you in a Beadle box? Let us introduce you. Alfred Beadle was an architect active in Arizona during the Mid-Century Modern movement. He isn't a household name, but his work in the 1950s movement is notable:... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
San Antonio's Lake | Flato Architects listed as one of world's best firms by magazineLake|Flato Architects, a modern architectural firm based in San Antonio, has be
San Antonio's Lake | Flato Architects listed as one of world's best firms by magazine
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 27 days ago
Lake|Flato Architects, a modern architectural firm based in San Antonio, has been named one of the best firms among international juggernauts in the field by Architectural Digest. The honor comes in the 2016 AD100, which compiles a list of “dynamic... Read more
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The Oklahoman
Is it the last curtain call for Stage Center in Oklahoma City?These days, many of the brightly-painted corrugated steel walkways that jut out
Is it the last curtain call for Stage Center in Oklahoma City?
The Oklahoman / Posted 30 days ago
These days, many of the brightly-painted corrugated steel walkways that jut out of the John M. Johansen-designed Stage Center theater downtown are boarded shut with plywood. The wood-planked walkways are strewed with dead leaves and trash. Vacant... Read more

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