Effective height restrictions may be hurting more of our cities than we realize.
The 2010 bank-robbery flick finally gets the recognition it deserves with Boston's newest street corner, "The Town Take 2 Place."
America's mayors have joined up to battle criminal-gun trafficking... and to make entertaining football commercials, apparently.
A statistical examination of the long-term sports successes and failures of the cities in this year's Super Bowl.
A man in Boston saves money on housing by living in a mobile home he built.
Given other curbside alternatives, why do many intercity travelers remain loyal to the Chinatown service?
Cities ban things! Also in this week's edition: D.C. outlaws Occupy protesters and large dogs are no longer welcome in one Chinese city.
Boston is wooing venture capital away from its suburbs.
Today's business-centric view of the mail system stands in contrast to its historical civic mandate
New York and Boston are trying to get a bigger slice of the VC pie. But a new report suggests they're going to have to work a lot harder.
How the Isabella Stewart Gardner Museum walked the tightrope between its founder's wishes and a sleek new design
This football season, some go all in
For a lot of cities, demolishing the most obvious candidates was the easy part
Commercialism is only one of many reasons for cities not to sell out their stops
A round-up of the strangest city highlights from alternative weeklies around the country
Why cities like Green Bay win an outsize number of championships
A look at the successes and failures of some prominent American systems
Unsurprisingly, 15 of the top 20 most economically advantaged metros are located on the East and West Coasts
As bollards and Jersey barriers become ubiquitous, architects and designers look for ways to make them less hideous