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sfist.com
2 months ago
San Francisco

Saturday Links: Horseback Riding in Golden Gate Park Shut Down After Allegations of Mistreatment of Animals

San Francisco Recreation and Parks Department revoked horseback riding permits at Golden Gate Park due to mistreatment concerns. [ more ]
Eater SF
1 month ago
SF food

As Lazy Bear Prepares for Renovations, It Resurrects Its Famous Dinner Party for One Week

Lazy Bear restaurant revives communal dinner party format before renovations. [ more ]
sfist.com
2 months ago
San Francisco

Saturday Links: Horseback Riding in Golden Gate Park Shut Down After Allegations of Mistreatment of Animals

San Francisco Recreation and Parks Department revoked horseback riding permits at Golden Gate Park due to mistreatment concerns. [ more ]
Eater SF
1 month ago
SF food

As Lazy Bear Prepares for Renovations, It Resurrects Its Famous Dinner Party for One Week

Lazy Bear restaurant revives communal dinner party format before renovations. [ more ]
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Robb Report
2 months ago
NYC real estate

Home of the Week: A 19th-Century Brooklyn Townhouse That's Updated for the 21st Century

Townhouses in Brooklyn, like this $12.75 million Park Slope listing, are increasingly popular among wealthy buyers for privacy, space, and modern amenities. [ more ]
SFGATE
4 months ago
SF real estate

Newly Renovated, 100-Year-Old Pebble Beach Mansion Dives Onto the Market for $22.7M

Historic mansion in Pebble Beach, CA listed for $22,750,000.
Renovated estate preserves original details after nearly two-year renovation. [ more ]
Robb Report
2 months ago
NYC real estate

Home of the Week: A 19th-Century Brooklyn Townhouse That's Updated for the 21st Century

Townhouses in Brooklyn, like this $12.75 million Park Slope listing, are increasingly popular among wealthy buyers for privacy, space, and modern amenities. [ more ]
SFGATE
4 months ago
SF real estate

Newly Renovated, 100-Year-Old Pebble Beach Mansion Dives Onto the Market for $22.7M

Historic mansion in Pebble Beach, CA listed for $22,750,000.
Renovated estate preserves original details after nearly two-year renovation. [ more ]
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Time Out London
3 months ago
London

Check out these new photos of London's oldest park after its 'tranquil' transformation

Finsbury Circus Gardens in central London undergoing renovations to create a biodiverse urban oasis. [ more ]
www.standard.co.uk
3 months ago
London

New photos reveal London's oldest park after its transformation

Finsbury Circus Gardens in London is undergoing renovations to become a tranquil haven for people to enjoy outdoor spaces. [ more ]
Time Out London
3 months ago
London

Check out these new photos of London's oldest park after its 'tranquil' transformation

Finsbury Circus Gardens in central London undergoing renovations to create a biodiverse urban oasis. [ more ]
www.standard.co.uk
3 months ago
London

New photos reveal London's oldest park after its transformation

Finsbury Circus Gardens in London is undergoing renovations to become a tranquil haven for people to enjoy outdoor spaces. [ more ]
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www.nytimes.com
3 months ago
NYC real estate

Homes for Sale in Manhattan and the Bronx

Studio apartment in Manhattan with balcony overlooking Central Park and good closet space.
Two-bedroom co-op in Manhattan with patio, updated kitchen, and recent renovations. [ more ]
www.nytimes.com
3 months ago
NYC real estate

A Downtown Duplex, Filled With Art, That Leo Koenig Called Home

Leo Koenig created a stunning West Village home by combining three apartments over several years.
Koenig is now selling the renovated apartment due to lifestyle changes and shifting uptown. [ more ]
www.nytimes.com
4 months ago
New York City

Homes for Sale in New York and New Jersey

Renovated colonial-style house in N.J. with high-quality finishes and a busy street location.
Historic home in N.Y. with arched stone entryway and modern amenities. [ more ]
www.nytimes.com
5 months ago
NYC real estate

$10 Million Homes in Virginia, Massachusetts and Illinois

The house listed on the National Register of Historic Places has been updated with new appliances and uncovered original features.
The property is located a half-hour drive from the University of Virginia and has easy access to Richmond, Fredericksburg, and Washington. [ more ]
SFGATE
6 months ago
SF real estate

Black Tie Optional: Reimagined Tudor Estate in Atlanta's Tuxedo Park Is Listed for $11.5M

A fully remodeled 1930 English Manor in Atlanta's Tuxedo Park neighborhood is on the market for $11.5 million.
The mansion was once home to Tuxedo Park founder, Charles Black Jr. [ more ]
Boston.com
2 days ago
NYC real estate

For $5.95m, a seaside Rockport property is our Luxury Home of the Week

Luxury home in Rockport with ocean views and recent renovations. [ more ]
www.nytimes.com
3 months ago
NYC real estate

Homes for Sale in Manhattan and the Bronx

Studio apartment in Manhattan with balcony overlooking Central Park and good closet space.
Two-bedroom co-op in Manhattan with patio, updated kitchen, and recent renovations. [ more ]
www.nytimes.com
3 months ago
NYC real estate

A Downtown Duplex, Filled With Art, That Leo Koenig Called Home

Leo Koenig created a stunning West Village home by combining three apartments over several years.
Koenig is now selling the renovated apartment due to lifestyle changes and shifting uptown. [ more ]
www.nytimes.com
4 months ago
New York City

Homes for Sale in New York and New Jersey

Renovated colonial-style house in N.J. with high-quality finishes and a busy street location.
Historic home in N.Y. with arched stone entryway and modern amenities. [ more ]
www.nytimes.com
5 months ago
NYC real estate

$10 Million Homes in Virginia, Massachusetts and Illinois

The house listed on the National Register of Historic Places has been updated with new appliances and uncovered original features.
The property is located a half-hour drive from the University of Virginia and has easy access to Richmond, Fredericksburg, and Washington. [ more ]
SFGATE
6 months ago
SF real estate

Black Tie Optional: Reimagined Tudor Estate in Atlanta's Tuxedo Park Is Listed for $11.5M

A fully remodeled 1930 English Manor in Atlanta's Tuxedo Park neighborhood is on the market for $11.5 million.
The mansion was once home to Tuxedo Park founder, Charles Black Jr. [ more ]
Boston.com
2 days ago
NYC real estate

For $5.95m, a seaside Rockport property is our Luxury Home of the Week

Luxury home in Rockport with ocean views and recent renovations. [ more ]
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www.nytimes.com
3 months ago
Europe news

29 Killed in Fire at Istanbul Nightclub

The fire at the Masquerade nightclub in Istanbul resulted in 29 deaths and 1 injury during renovations.
Authorities suspect the fire was caused by the renovation work and have made arrests in connection to the incident. [ more ]
Curbed
3 months ago
NYC real estate

An Alcove Studio With a Very Greenwich Village View for $585,000

Variety of housing configurations under a million dollars available, including studios, one-bedrooms, and two-bedrooms.
Highlighted properties: Tudor house in Kingsbridge, Beekman Terrace studio, and Inwood studio with built-ins. [ more ]
www.france24.com
3 months ago
France news

For 2024 Paris Olympics, Colombes' historic stadium regains its former lustre

Colombes stadium to host field hockey events for the 2024 Olympics.
Yves-du-Manoir stadium in Colombes underwent 22 months of renovation for the Games. [ more ]
Eater LA
4 months ago
NYC food

A Luxurious Hot Pot Restaurant From China Just Opened Its First U.S. Location in Southern California

Prime Hot Pot opened in Tustin after renovations and a $3.5 million investment, a luxury hot pot chain from China with opulent decor.
Chef K Ou, with 40 years of experience, leads the kitchen at Prime Hot Pot, creating a menu with wagyu beef and hot pot inspired by his culinary background. [ more ]
Brooklyn Paper
5 months ago
Brooklyn

MTA completes first Brooklyn subway station renovation of the year at Fort Hamilton Parkway * Brooklyn Paper

The Fort Hamilton Parkway subway station in Windsor Terrace, Brooklyn has been renovated as part of the MTA's Re-NEW-vation Program.
MTA crews conducted station repairs, deep cleanings, and general upgrades during a recent weekend service outage. [ more ]
Time Out London
5 months ago
London

Legendary London club The Cause is opening a pub in Peckham

The Cause is opening a new pub called The Greyhound in Peckham in March.
The pub had some delays due to previous tenants and power issues, but renovations are now well underway. [ more ]
SFGATE
5 months ago
SF real estate

Grand and Glam: Chicago-Area Mansion Designed by Frank Lloyd Wright Protege Is Listed for $1.9M

Historic home with architectural significance
Well-maintained with modern updates [ more ]
www.berkeleyside.org
5 months ago
Education

Longfellow Middle School is getting a new look

Longfellow Middle School is undergoing a $33 million modernization project, including a new glass entryway and pedestrian walkway.
The school will also have renovated classrooms, a redesigned courtyard and garden area, and exterior buildings in white and rainbow colors inspired by an Umoja mural. [ more ]
Twin Cities
5 months ago
Chicago White Sox

Column: Would a new stadium solve the Chicago White Sox's attendance problems? Only if it comes with a new owner.

The Chicago White Sox are in 'serious talks' to build a new downtown stadium in the South Loop area.
The current stadium, Guaranteed Rate Field, has been criticized for its design and lack of entertainment options. [ more ]
SFGATE
5 months ago
SF real estate

Heavens! This Former Connecticut Church Turned Home Is a Luxe $1.2M Standout

A converted church in Sprague, CT, is on the market for $1.2 million.
The property has undergone extensive renovations while still maintaining its historic charm. [ more ]
Austin Monitor
6 months ago
Austin

City Council approves 2024 Heritage Preservation Grants - Austin Monitor

City Council approved $3.59 million in Heritage Preservation Grants funded by Hotel Occupancy Tax.
23 applicants will receive funding for various projects, including renovations to theaters and historic sites. [ more ]
SFGATE
6 months ago
Design

Exclusive: Venita Aspen of 'Southern Charm' Shows Off Just How Gorgeous Renovating a Rental Can Be

Reality TV star Venita Aspen has been renting her apartment for the past five years and recently spent $12,000 on renovations.
Aspen believes in personalizing her rental space and making it her own, regardless of not owning the property.
She offers tips on how to upgrade and personalize a rental property. [ more ]
Boston.com
6 months ago
Boston food

Saltie Girl to temporarily close for renovations this month

Saltie Girl, a seafood restaurant in Boston's Back Bay, will be closing temporarily for renovations.
During the closure, diners will be able to sample lobster rolls and seafood towers at the original location on a first come, first serve basis. [ more ]
www.dw.com
6 months ago
Germany news

Germany: A third of long-distance trains delayed in 2023 DW 01/12/2024

German trains are often delayed due to renovations and repairs on the rail network.
In 2023, only 64% of long-distance trains in Germany arrived on time, while 91% of regional trains were punctual. [ more ]
KQED
6 months ago
Independent films

It's Your Last Chance to See Movies at the Castro As They Were Meant to Be Seen

The Castro Theatre in San Francisco is closing for renovations.
Over the next year, the theatre will replace its classic seating with flat tiers for concerts. [ more ]
SFGATE
6 months ago
SF real estate

A's Manager Mark Kotsay Slashes the Price of His Incredible SoCal Estate to $8.35M

The mansion, built in 2002, offers six bedrooms, 7.5 bathrooms, and over 13,000 square feet of living space in a gated community.
The property underwent renovations over the past two years and features extravagant details such as gigantic arched wooden doors, a light-filled foyer, an oversized kitchen, and multiple living areas with unique elements. [ more ]
BKReader
7 months ago
Public health

South Brooklyn Health Receives Funds For Infusion Center Renovations

NYC Health + Hospitals/South Brooklyn Health received $500,000 in funding for renovations to its outpatient infusion center.
The funds will be used to add new infusion bays and improve the waiting room and reception areas. [ more ]
Los Angeles Times
7 years ago
LA real estate

Hollywood Hills West redo adds a treehouse and zip-line to 1920s bungalow

A 1920s bungalow in Hollywood Hills West has undergone renovations to create an open-plan living space.
The house features a floating-style deck, a zip-line, a treehouse, and other outdoor amenities. [ more ]
WSJ
7 months ago
London

WSJ News Exclusive | West Ham Football Chair Asks $94.67 Million for Historic London Home

The chairman of West Ham United Football Club is selling a renovated London home for £75 million.
The property has undergone extensive renovations. [ more ]
Los Angeles Times
24 years ago
LA real estate

Commercial Projects in Valley Break New Ground

Developers in the San Fernando Valley are breaking ground on new developments and completing renovations.
The Glendale Plaza signed new tenants, bringing occupancy to over 99% and the Glendale Fashion Center reopened after a $70 million renovation. [ more ]
www.nytimes.com
7 months ago
London

Eurostar to Suspend Amsterdam to London Service for 6 Months

Direct train service from Amsterdam to London on the Eurostar will be suspended for six months starting in June 2023 due to renovations at Amsterdam Centraal Station.
A larger terminal for Eurostar passengers will be built at Amsterdam Centraal Station and is expected to be ready by January 2025.
During the service disruption, passengers can still travel from Amsterdam to Britain by transferring in Brussels. [ more ]
Time Out London
8 months ago
London

The City of London's biggest and oldest park will soon close for an entire year

Finsbury Circus Gardens, the City's biggest park, will be closing for a year for renovations.
The redevelopment plans include planting an 'urban forest', new footpaths, and space for food trucks and coffee carts.
Finsbury Circus Gardens has been closed on and off in the past due to construction projects. [ more ]
Time Out London
1 month ago
London

This beloved south London lido has reopened after a 4 million makeover

Tooting Bec Lido in South London has undergone significant renovations including new pumping equipment, paving around the pool, and future plans for additional amenities. [ more ]
Time Out London
3 days ago
London

This much-loved south London museum will close later this year for a major revamp

London has unique and specific museums like the Brunel Museum showcasing the Thames Tunnel, undergoing renovations and set to reopen in 2025. [ more ]
Eater Chicago
4 weeks ago
Chicago

Inside SmallBar 2.0: Logan Square's Itty-Bitty Neighborhood Tavern Returns

SmallBar in Logan Square has reopened with minimal changes under new ownership, maintaining its cozy charm and expanding its menu offerings. [ more ]
West Side Rag
1 month ago
Upper West Side

How a 215-Year-Old UWS Church Continues to Flourish: Accessibility and a 'Desire to Serve'

St. Michael's Episcopal Church in New York City recently underwent renovations to improve accessibility and infrastructure after the COVID-19 pandemic. [ more ]
Architectural Digest
1 month ago
Design

12 Long Island Interior Designers, Architects, and Landscape Designers You Need to Know

Long Island AD-approved designers showcase diverse styles, from Shingle-style cottages to beachfront mansions, offering services for landscapes, interiors, and renovations. [ more ]
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