| Aug 3, 2014
Firebirds Wood Fired Grill has opened in Orlando's Mills Park. The upscale-casual restaurant serves lunch and dinner and features aged beef, fresh seafood, chicken and ribs seared over local hickory and oak.
At first glance the restaurant has a feel...
| Aug 2, 2014
| 5:00 AM
As boys, Kevin Lane in Kansas City, Kan., and Shev Rush in South Carolina were told the same thing by guidance counselors: You are not good enough in math to go into architecture. When Lane, an advertising executive, met Rush, who does tech industry...
| Jul 15, 2014
| 3:17 PM
When Ann Marohn led the first tour of the Frank Lloyd Wright Home and Studio in Oak Park 40 years ago, she entered through a garage on the building's south side. Green shag carpets, water-damaged walls and uneven floors greeted visitors inside.
| Jul 15, 2014
| 1:25 PM
Jens Jensen may be one of the few landscape architects who had to fight his way to the top of a profession known for idyllic, outdoor vistas of trees, plants, flowers and ponds.
Called the Frank Lloyd Wright of landscape design, the fiery Danish...
| Jul 20, 2014
•New York City, holiday shopping & lights, Little Italy, Dec. 7. $60. Whitehall Coplay PTSA, Rhonda, 610-266-1995.
•The Amish Experience, Lancaster, Kitchen Kettle Village, Amish farmland and homestead tour, dinner at Plain &...
| Jul 24, 2014
The idea sat roughly in the middle of the city's Cultural Plan 2012, a bullet point among scores of bullet points: "Development of a 'Museum Campus South' that connects major institutions on the South Side."
Now it's being put into action.
At a news...
| Aug 4, 2014
| 5:23 PM
Police are investigating a recent break-in and vandalism at a vacant Riverside house designed by Frank Lloyd Wright.
A caller on July 26 reported that someone had broken into the home in the 300 block of Scottswood Road, according to a Riverside...
| Jun 17, 2014
| 7:09 PM
Edward Biberman's New-Deal mural "Abbot Kinney and the Story of Venice" — a bustling, three-part tableau from 1941 that hung in the Venice Post Office until it closed in 2012 — brims with drama.
Dead center: The founder of Venice, pictured...
| Jun 20, 2014
| 1:48 PM
Grant Wood’s “American Gothic” and Edward Hopper’s “Nighthawks” are among the favored Chicago artworks that will be seen on billboards and at bus stops nationwide this summer, according to results of online voting for...
| Jun 24, 2014
| 6:04 PM
Efforts to save the Wintersburg site in Huntington Beach took a big step forward this month when it was designated one of the most endangered historic places in the United States.
The location, which failed to make the cut in 2013, was recently chosen...
| Jun 27, 2014
| 8:48 PM
When Larry Hallock and his partner decided to move from Chicago's vibrant Lakeview neighborhood, they never imagined they would consider living in the Austin community on the city's beleaguered West Side, let alone wind up in a bidding war over a six-flat...
| Jun 30, 2014
| 7:00 AM
Prior to commissioning Richard Neutra in 1956, the Kilbury family interviewed equally famous Usonian designer Frank Lloyd Wright for the project of building their hillside residence in Palos Verdes Estates.
After the latter architect was deemed too...