This photo provided by Under Armour shows a pair of

This photo provided by Under Armour shows a pair of the company’s workout sweatpants. Workout clothes, long relegated to the far end of the closet, are fast becoming a basic wardrobe staple. Everything from neon bras to CrossFit knee socks are becoming hip to wear outside the gym. In economic terms, the damage to our […]

The one megawatt model will be 45 feet high and

The one megawatt model will be 45 feet high and have a footprint of more than two acres. With solid panel walls, they will appear from a distance to be like buildings, said Electric City Wind Power Corp. Principal John Moran. Should practice time be lost, and we’ve now reached the point that it’s going […]

(9 Eldridge Street, 212 961 6151) is another fabricator of

(9 Eldridge Street, 212 961 6151) is another fabricator of the bouncy orbs that constitute a Fujianese passion. Served in a thin broth minimally flavored with chopped scallions, the balls are not quite spherical, and you get 10 for $3. The real surprise comes when you cut into them and out tumbles a stealth pork […]

“Farmers could still grow some tobacco, but they aren’t likely

“Farmers could still grow some tobacco, but they aren’t likely to sell it for much of a profit. It’s a bust year for a lot of growers; generations of tobacco growers got cut this year,” Moore said. “Some had made farming commitments and now they won’t have that source of revenue and will have to […]

Originally the UK wanted 138 planes, but that has been

Originally the UK wanted 138 planes, but that has been decreased to 48 probably for cost reasons as with others. The UK owns (sort of) three F 35B now, and has been planning to order 14 more since at least last October. Now we hear that this fateful announcement for the UK to “order” fourteen […]

Influenced by bandleader Louis Jourdan, blues guitarist T Bone Walker

Influenced by bandleader Louis Jourdan, blues guitarist T Bone Walker and jazz man Charlie Christian, but also hip to country music, novelty songs and the emerging teen audiences of the post World War II era, Berry signed with Chicago’s Chess Records in 1955. “Maybellene” reworked the country song “Ida Red” and rose into the top […]

There are some indications that many private colleges may be

There are some indications that many private colleges may be reaching that point of diminishing returns. They’re failing to fill seats, and bringing in less money to boot. Is down more than three percent over the last two years. Pete Times Forum will get a free ticket to the opening night show of Disney on […]

Despite this trend of weekly and monthly increases, this region

Despite this trend of weekly and monthly increases, this region is also home to some of nation’s least expensive markets for retail gasoline: Oklahoma ($1.96), Missouri ($1.99) and Kansas ($1.99). Crude oil supply is reportedly building in the region and refineries are continuing to return to production following the spring maintenance season. The refinery utilization […]

“The housing market continues its positive trajectory with significant price

“The housing market continues its positive trajectory with significant price gains in July and our expectation of a further increase in August,” Core Logic chief economist Mark Fleming said in a statement. CoreLogic’s data for California shows home prices within the state rose 4.4 percent in July. When distressed homes are excluded from the calculation, […]

In Coquitlam, where organics are now collected weekly at single

In Coquitlam, where organics are now collected weekly at single family homes, the city no longer allows plastic bags or cans without lids to be put out with organics or trash. Port Coquitlam commercial and industrials businesses have also called for more frequent collection than residences. And questions have also arisen about how to keep […]