Retracing the SS St. Louis History: A Survivor’s Story
Protravel International has partnered with the St. Louis Legacy Project Foundation for a 14-day Crystal Cruise to commemorate the 75th anniversary of the sailing of the SS St. Louis--the ill-fated ship, carrying 937 Jewish refugees, fleeing growing Nazi persecution and terrorism in Germany, that was denied entry to the U.S.
Another DO-over: City OKs year long extension on active development permits
Caretta Dunes, a Tier III project, would consist of two five-story buildings with 80 condos. The project, which would be among those eligible for a one year extension, began in 2005 as Beach Crystal, a four-story, 64-condo complex in Crystal Beach.
Cruisin' With Korkis
Jim hits the deck for a look at the Disney Company's cruise history.
How I 'Watched' The Oscars Through 14 Million Tweets
Twitter counted 14.7 million tweets about the Academy Awards Show, according to its blog this morning. I only added one, to a former student. @ebrownie I'm on a train and missing the whole thing. I expect you to keep me updated for karmic extra credit.
City planner predicts a Destin growth spurt
Caretta Dunes would consist of two five-story buildings with 80 condos. The project began in 2005 as Beach Crystal, a four-story, 64-condo complex in Crystal Beach.
Full Line of 3M Privacy Products on Display at RSA Conference 2014
3M, a leader in visual privacy solutions is excited to be participating in the 2014 RSA Conference. RSA attendees are invited to visit the 3M booth and explore the full line
Architect of powerful landmarks designs century properties tower
Buildings that bear the Studio Daniel Libeskind mark are some of the most imaginative and creatively-designed in the world. The proponent of these landmarks, the Polish American architect Daniel Libeskind, believes that architecture should be “innovative,” something “original and inspired”, and “not just taken out of a portfolio of projects”.
Comedian James Hannah, writer for Steve Harvey and Chris Rock, Dead At Age 45
*Comedian James Hannah, who wrote for Steve Harvey and Chris Rock, has died. According to Hannah’s brother Phillip, the comic collapsed at his Dallas-area home Monday. He was 45. Hannah started his comedy career as a fixture on open-mic nights at the Funny Firm in Chicago. He later graduated to opening for headliners like Harvey, […]
City tackling tier system changes as part of comp plan revisions
Harbor Reflections, which may rise from the space where Gilligan’s restaurant now sits, is one of three Tier III projects.
Cedar Lake Contemporary Ballet: Creating a fearless art
Cedar Lake Contemporary Ballet, which has just marked its tenth anniversary, brings its fierce, unforgettable dancers and repertoire to Cal Performance’s Zellerbach Hall for performances on Feb 22-23. Founded in 2003, the New York-based company was given early financial wings by the billionaire backing of Nancy Laurie, niece of Wal-Mart founder Sam Walton. The troupe’s fearless dancers were led ...