Houston—As Tropical Storm Harvey made landfall in Houston, Florida resident Leah Halbina messaged friends in the city asking how she could help. That was how she found out about Sketch City and the various civic tech projects the group and others were developing to aid rescue efforts, help people find shelter, and tend to other […]
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By Leah Garchik - Monday Apr 24, 2017
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- Can Gowanus Survive Its Renaissance?
By ANDY NEWMAN - Friday Oct 13, 2017
Brooklyn’s famously filthy canal is getting cleaned up. New construction is coming to the area. And not everyone is happy.
- Ship traffic, August 1
By San Francisco Marine Exchange - Monday Jul 31, 2017
Ship traffic Due to arrive today SHIP FROM PORT Bay Bridge Long Beach OAK CSCL East China Sea Long Beach OAK Maersk Effingham Los Angeles OAK YM Enhancer Los Angeles OAK Zebra Wind Los Angeles SCK Due to depart today SHIP TO PORT CMA CGM Rhone Hong Kong OAK Express Berlin Qingdao, China OAK Henry Hudson Bridge Busan, South Korea OAK Maui Honolulu OAK Source: S.F. Marine Exchange
- Strange object removed from beach remains a mystery
By Associated Press - Friday Sep 1, 2017
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By LUIS FERRÉ-SADURNÍ - Thursday Jul 13, 2017
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