Mount Keene / Surry Dam Loop | Elf

Keene / Surry Mountain Dam 18.4 miles. Easy. Total elevation gain, 355 feet. An old local favorite with some interesting bits of singletrack woven into it. Along the river and across the golf course. A pleasant afternoon hike. Start this ride in the parking lot on the north side of …

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Wingspan Development and BCDC begin construction of 34-acre multi-family community in Milwaukee Market

Large development group and Batson-Cook Development Corporation (BCDC) broke new ground on Hub13, a 34-acre garden-style multi-family community located at 7581 S. 13th St. in Oak Creek, Wisconsin. The joint venture partnership provides 300 apartments in nine two- and three-story residential buildings. Hub13 will feature resort-style amenities and border an …

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Bamboo interwoven with Moroccan textiles

The Church of San Giorgio Maggiore is one of the architectural gems of Venice. Designed by Renaissance master Andrea Palladio, it sits beautifully on the edge of an island opposite St. Mark’s Square. For the next six months, the gardens behind the church will host a building that could not …

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China’s efforts to improve urban water conservation pay off

A photo taken on Aug.20, 2020 shows a “sponge parking lot” in Rugao, east China’s Jiangsu Province. [People’s Daily Online/Wu Shujian] From 2012 to 2020, Chinese cities saved 45.3 billion cubic meters of water, five times the amount transferred each year through China’s South-North Water Diversion Project, according to statistics. …

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Picnic places | Florentine

WAY OF LIFE Picnic places Jane farrell May 20, 2021 – 10:12 AM share We’ve always been fans of picking up a panino and eat the closest panchina (bench). Now our need for nature is stronger than ever as spring fills the air and we can’t resist a quiet afternoon …

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