A round-up of the strangest city highlights from alternative weeklies around the country
The best in season's greetings
Lists of the most dangerous cities don't actually tell us anything about those cities
The EPA's newly released list includes a green learning center and an innovative civic gathering space
Which cities will get the most visitors this holiday weekend?
A design competition is underway to re-imagine America's most infamous public housing complex
By mixing fresh design with a variety of uses, these spaces represent the future of city parks
Three Midwestern MLB teams with modest payrolls outlasted everyone else this year
They're less visible, but most cities have flags just like countries or states. Some are great. Others, not so much.
Jack Storey of the group Saving Cities on their new film, 'Red, White & Blueprints'
Four urban elevated railroad parks in progress
A survey of 55 major U.S. cities shows big gains in many places, but plenty of regional variation
Tax credits aimed at building a shipping hub slowly disintegrate in legislature
How a flying saucer ended up at the nexus of local politics and real estate development this summer