The Empire State Building is one of the world’s most iconic buildings. Standing at 1,250 feet, it was the world’s tallest structure until 1972. It gained fame by being the first construction to have more than 100 floors and went on to define the modern concept of the skyscraper. A classic of Art Deco design,…READ MORE
Local Guides & Histories
When asked where we live, most often we don’t respond with a street address but a city or neighborhood. For residents of New York City the neighborhood in which they live can define their home and identifies most closely where it is that they truly live. From Chelsea to Soho, and from Hell’s Kitchen to…
In the 1700’s, the colonies that were established by the British in North America were starting to become a growing area. The number of people that were coming over from England was increasing at a steady rate, and new settlements were popping up throughout the eastern coast of the new land.
Early settlers in Texas encountered some transportation challenges due to the geography of this region. River bottoms were prevalent along the Gulf Coast and throughout eastern and southern regions of the state.
Illinois may not be able to claim fame as the location of famous Civil War battles, but this state was active in its contributions to the Civil War efforts.
When Denver homeowners take on a remodeling project, they will have various parts and pieces for the project. To help homeowners in Denver save time on looking through various online sites yellow pages or a physical phone book for the right stores, we have compiled some of the top local businesses homeowners will need to…