A D.C.-based entrepreneur imported his own diner in 2009, but now he's looking to sell.
A banned Buddhist festival makes its triumphant return, and other news.
Graffiti artists have created words that seem to float several feet above the crooked roadways of a Brazilian favela.
According to new data from Gallup, university towns are the happiest metro areas in the country.
A roommate fight turns fiery, and more news.
New efforts to document soundscapes, past and present.
Attention, media: Please stop writing about bus-roof gardens as if they could actually exist in real life.
The best responses to this week's The Big Fix.
The often subtle (and occasionally lucrative) art of expressing city pride, via t-shirt.
A new book offers case studies and tips on creating quick and effective urban interventions.
Scenes from Chernobyl's ghost town.
A modest-sized home makes a bold statement in this South Korean neighborhood.
That's the question in Miami, where a design firm has created a temporary pop-up park, complete with sod and seating.
The abandoned book depository.
Artists turn half a room into a wild wall of street art and leave the other half stark white; the results are incredible.
Beijing's street vendors are offering goldfish and small turtles sealed inside plastic trinkets for your amusement.
Miami and house-eating snails, Seattle against a band of coyotes, and more stories of urban outbreaks.
An aesthetically pleasing if not quite street legal approach to fixing East London's potholes.
One of France's most famous tagging destinations, an old warehouse in Pantin, is scheduled to become just another mixed-use development.