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Stories with subject: Neighborhoods
  • Habitat group plans multi-home push in Evansville 
    Updated: Apr-17-14 10:58 am
  • EVANSVILLE, Indiana - Habitat for Humanity of Evansville has set its sights on a multi-home building effort in the city's Jacobsville neighborhood, on property donated by Deaconess.

  • UMSL, Normandy look to revitalize neighborhood 
    Updated: Apr-17-14 5:05 am
  • ST. LOUIS - The University of Missouri-St. Louis is joining some of its neighbors in an effort to promote economic development in a nearby community.

  • Take a stroll in these Istanbul neighborhoods 
    Updated: Apr-16-14 10:08 am
  • ISTANBUL - Istanbul, the noisy metropolis on the Bosporus Strait lauded by many a travel ranking, has much more to offer than grand mosques and bazaars. Away from the din of typical tourist haunts, a walk around the neighborhoods of Karakoy, Balat and Kuzguncuk will peel back the surface to reveal the city's multilayered history, and the lifestyles of those who've lived it.

  • Portland neighborhood trying to save giant tree 
    Updated: Apr-11-14 10:13 am
  • PORTLAND, Oregon - Residents in Portland's Mount Tabor neighborhood are trying to save a giant tree from the developer's saw.

  • Artsy overhaul set for old Indianapolis coal yard 
    Updated: Apr-08-14 4:04 am
  • INDIANAPOLIS - A community group is hoping to turn a former coal yard in an Indianapolis neighborhood into an artsy development.

  • Muncie preservation officer has long wish list 
    Updated: Apr-07-14 11:16 am
  • MUNCIE, Indiana - Brad King's interest in historic preservation goes way back.

  • Bloomington council backs Habitat neighborhood 
    Updated: Mar-27-14 12:16 pm
  • BLOOMINGTON, Indiana - The Bloomington City Council is giving permission to a Habitat for Humanity group to go ahead with plans to build a 35-home neighborhood.

  • Muncie neighborhood eyes live-and-work art colony 
    Updated: Mar-27-14 11:35 am
  • MUNCIE, Indiana - A proposed live-and-work art colony in the Goldsmith C. Gilbert Historic District is morphing into a possible "maker district."

  • Home demolitions turn Detroit into blank canvas 
    Updated: Mar-27-14 10:42 am
  • DETROIT - The families of Detroit's Brightmoor area are delighted that the day is finally approaching when bulldozers will arrive to level more of their neighborhood. After that, their community's future will be like the cleared landscape - a blank canvas.

  • Modern home divides historic Southern neighborhood 
    Updated: Mar-21-14 1:46 pm
  • RALEIGH, North Carolina - Architect Louis Cherry sees the two-story structure - with its exposed beams, masonry piers, deep overhangs and shallow-pitched roof - as a "contemporary interpretation" of the Craftsman-style homes that dot the city's Historic Oakwood District.

  • Chicago to sell $1 lots in South Side neighborhood 
    Updated: Mar-21-14 4:10 am
  • CHICAGO - Residents in one of Chicago's most distressed neighborhoods will be able to buy vacant lots for a dollar as part of a city redevelopment plan.