Green building advocates erect icehouses on Penn. state capitol steps to make point on codes

Advocates aiming to prompt Pennsylvania legislators to update the state’s building codes erected two icehouses on the steps of the state Capitol in Harrisburg to make a point about energy efficiency......»»

Category: realestateSource: bdcnetworkJun 19th, 2017

Ford to Make Electric Cars in China Amid Green Drive

The U.S. auto maker said it would start building electric cars in China to tap into a state-sponsored boom in green-energy vehicles......»»

Category: smallbizSource: wsjApr 6th, 2017

Teachers, families rally at state Capitol to ask for more education funding

PHOENIX – Students, teachers, and parents were among those that crowded around the Arizona state Capitol building Monday to ask the state Legislature to give public education more funding. Public education advocates shared their own stories, to.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsFeb 20th, 2017

The Biggest Banks For Your Buck In Every State

Socking away money for an emergency fund is one of the first steps to building a financially secure future. Most experts recommend k.....»»

Category: blogSource: valuewalkFeb 27th, 2018

Capitol Report: Death of a Trump talking point — African-American unemployment no longer at record low

President Donald Trump has been employing in major speeches, including the State of the Union, one factoid in particular — the lowest African-American unemployment rate in history......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchFeb 2nd, 2018

Tom Molinowski, A Whistleblower on Russian Election Meddling, Is Running for Congress

He's previously worked for the Clinton and Obama administrations. Tom Malinowski was an assistant secretary of state in the final days of the Obama Administration when he took steps to make sure the Senate would investig.....»»

Category: europeSource: fortuneJan 11th, 2018

Arizona legislator pushing to block limits on docs prescribing opioids

A Scottsdale legislator is seeking to block attempts to regulate doctors from prescribing opioids. Republican Rep. Jay Lawrence wants to make it illegal for the state to regulate doctors on prescribing opioids, according to Capitol Media Services and .....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsDec 21st, 2017

"Give Us The Man, We Will Make The Case": Civil Forfeiture, RussiaGate, And The Police State

Authored by Jim Jatras via, When do we realize we’re already living in a police state? Maybe one clue is when our betters make a point of assuring us that we aren&rsquo.....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeDec 19th, 2017

You can slow down time by making even the smallest moments into lasting memories using 3 steps

  Building a reservoir of good memories can increase your happiness and make time seem less like it's speeding by. You can do this by creating moments of elevation — attending things that are sensory, raising the stakes on events, o.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderNov 15th, 2017

Cities make last-ditch effort for Amazon"s second headquarters

New Yorkers may assume that the Empire State Building lit up in orange on Wednesday night is an early Halloween treat......»»

Category: topSource: cnnOct 18th, 2017

Data, transparency are keys to next steps in green building, says USGBC chief

Advancements in green build.....»»

Category: realestateSource: bdcnetworkOct 11th, 2017

CBF Morning Run: Make me a Manhattan; Columbus to Milkwaukee (and back again); going to pot; beer scientists; Woody Guthrie; Tom Petty; and guns

Good Tuesday Morning, Columbus. I have never been to New York City. I have not walked the streets and avenues. I have yet to ride the subway, wait in line for Broadway tickets or marvel at the sight of the Empire State Building or Statue of Liberty......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsOct 3rd, 2017

Texas Can’t Deny Civil War Was Over Slavery and a Rebellion, Republican Lawmaker Says

The state's Republican speaker of the House said the "Children of the Confederacy" plaque should be removed from the capitol building......»»

Category: topSource: newsweekSep 19th, 2017

7 Steps to Building the Team You Need to Start Your Business

How many dysfunctional business teams have you been on? Here's how to make the one you need for your business a winner......»»

Category: topSource: incSep 14th, 2017

Colorado oil and gas officials set their sights on pipelines after Firestone

State officials have taken the first steps to implementing Gov. John Hickenlooper’s seven-point plan to ensure that deadly explosions, like the one that leveled a home in Firestone in April, don’t occur again. Two men died on April 17 after natu.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsSep 11th, 2017

Hurricane Irma to test building codes put in place after Andrew

After Hurricane Andrew pummeled Florida 25 years ago and leveled entire blocks of homes, local and state officials responded by creating some of the strictest building codes in the U.S., hailed by many as a model......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralSep 8th, 2017

Irma could test strength of Florida"s strict building codes

After a catastrophic Hurricane Andrew revealed how lax building codes had become in the country's most storm-prone state, .....»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralSep 7th, 2017

Hurricane Irma to Test New Codes Put in Place After Andrew

After Hurricane Andrew pummeled Florida 25 years ago and leveled entire blocks of homes, local and state officials responded by creating some of the strictest building codes in the U.S., hailed by many as a model......»»

Category: topSource: wsjSep 7th, 2017

New York plans to add $50 million exposition building at state fair

The annual New York State Fair is kicking off in Syracuse and officials want to make the site a year-round attraction. A significant step in that direction includes a plan to build a 133,000 square-foot exposition building to be used for events su.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsAug 23rd, 2017

5 steps you can take today to make building wealth mindless

Flickr/Giorgio Montersino • Technology makes managing your money e.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderAug 11th, 2017

UpCodes aims to make researching building codes, regulations easier through searchable app

A startup called UpCodes wants to make code compliance easier for architects and builders through a new app. The app, which is acces.....»»

Category: realestateSource: bdcnetworkAug 9th, 2017