The Carnegie Public Library Building in Paso Robles, CaliforniaGetty Andrew Carnegie took the reins of a nascent public library movement and scaled up. From 1886 to 1919, Carnegie funded the design and construction of nearly 1,700 public library buildings in over 1,400 cities and towns in the United States alone. Through founding free public libraries,
The home is fortified with nearly indestructible ICF construction (insulation, concrete and foam).David Hernandez for ONE Sotheby’s Run for your lives! Emboldened by Wall Street’s bull market and Trump tax cut windfalls, billionaires are heading for the hills (and underground), including many climate change deniers—just in case. Much fuss was made over paranoid Silicon Valley
Share to facebook Share to twitter Share to linkedin Boston Red Sox owner John Henry listed his Boca Raton home for $25 million.Douglas Elliman Billionaire John Henry, the owner of the Boston Red Sox, listed his Boca Raton estate for $25 million after using it for a vacation home for more than two decades. Henry
In what seemed like the blink of an eye, your child grew up and is now receiving college admissions letters. But if your plans are to borrow money to help them pay for college, you’re likely making a very costly mistake. Many parents dream of giving their children a brighter future than they had themselves.
Thinking of turning your backyard into an income source? You might have already looked at shipping container houses on HGTV, and be mulling them over as a self-contained, more private alternative to a traditional guest house. Sturdier than a tent or treehouse by far, these containers are great for places that get severe weather. They’re less
Getty It’s beginning to look a lot like Christmas, which means shoppers are hitting the stores. You might look to the “The 12 Days of Christmas” for some gift-giving inspiration this year, but be prepared to dip into your wallet: It will cost you $39,094.93 to buy all of the gifts in the classic carol,
Trade talks and the latest data on U.S. employment will color the week ahead for the stock market, CNBC’s Jim Cramer said Friday as stocks rallied on high hopes for a U.S.-China trade deal at the weekend’s G-20 summit. President Donald Trump is planning to meet with Chinese President Xi Jinping at the Buenos Aires,