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Aug 22, 2007, 23:16
Affordable Housing Has Multiple Appeals
RUSKIN Affordable housing here is growing… up, out and beyond old limitations. [more]
Aug 16, 2007, 23:51
'Operation Patriot' Now Underway
Aug 16, 2007, 21:38
Are Our Bridges Safe?
While the sudden focus on potential
problems is welcome by many, the task is daunting. In Hillsborough
County, 78 bridges are considered structurally obsolete and five
bridges are considered structurally deficient...[more]
Aug 9, 2007, 23:14
Ruskin the City Gives Way to Downtown Renewal
- Incorporation of this historic community as a city has taken a
backseat as its downtown redevelopment once again is in the forefront. [more]
Aug 9, 2007, 22:23
Some Elected Officials Take Lead in Resolving Backflow Controversy
Aug 9, 2007, 21:27
The (Somewhat) Changed Face of South Hillsborough
Four years ago, in July of 2003, the Observer News concluded a
three-part series entitled The Changing Face of South Hillsborough. At
that time, a real estate boom that had begun a year or so previously in
other parts of the country was just beginning to reach this quiet
corner of paradise. The series told of what was happening and offered
insight in to what would come.
Now, with the perfect vision of hindsight, did we really understand what was to come - and did things turn out as planned? [more]
Aug 2, 2007, 23:30
Freeway Bridge Collapses in Minneapolis
MINNEAPOLIS - The entire span of an Interstate 35W bridge across the Mississippi River near downtown Minneapolis has collapsed. The tragedy occurred at approximately 6:05 Central Time during rush hour traffic - and only an hour before a Minnesota Twins baseball game at the nearby Metrodome.
Click here for background on Bay area bridges.
Aug 2, 2007, 22:46
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