Stories tagged: suburbs
Sun., July 17, 2016, 7 p.m.
Graying of suburbia: Can suburbs adjust to aging boomers?
The American suburbs, built for returning GIs and their burgeoning families, are already aging. In 1950, only 7.4 percent of suburban residents were 65 and older. By 2014, it was …
Tue., June 28, 2016
Looking Back: Opinions from past add perspective
Topics were food relief for Great Depression families, the soaring price of homes and an initiative about state-funded abortions.
Fri., April 19, 2013, 6 p.m.
Boston police: Bombing suspect is in custody
WATERTOWN, Mass. — Lifting days of anxiety for a city and a nation on edge, police captured the surviving Boston Marathon bombing suspect, found bloodied in a backyard boat Friday …
Thu., Nov. 8, 2012, 9:20 a.m.
Aging drivers present new transportation challenge
WASHINGTON (AP) — Baby boomers started driving at a young age and became more mobile than any generation before or since. They practically invented the two-car family and escalated traffic …
Mon., Oct. 8, 2012, 10:56 a.m.
Ill. man faces terrorism charge in Okla. bomb plot
OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) — An Illinois man with a long history of mental illness has been charged with plotting to attack dozens of churches after a hotel maintenance worker in …