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  1. A.J. Baltes founder named Distinguished AmericanRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Norwalk Reflector

    Nicknamed "the Dean of Ohio Contractors," Alphonse J. "A.J." Baltes is now of one of Norwalk's Distinguished Americans. "By 1970, Mr. Baltes had parlayed a business begun with horse-drawn wagons hauling dirt and gravel into a modern company building up to $20 million worth of highway construction a year.


  2. Realtors call for price control on steel & cementRead the original story

    3 hrs ago |

    ... "In spite of a slowdown in consumption, we saw a sharp rise in cement and steel prices. The domestic construction industry has been jostling with steep and steady rise in prices of cement, steel rods, bricks and other material, which have risen by ...


  3. Mitsubishi Outlander PHEV now able to supply vehicle-to-home (V2H) powerRead the original story

    5 hrs ago | Green Car Congress

    Mitsubishi Motors' Outlander PHEV is now also able to supply electrical power to the home in Japan using the SMART V2H system made by Mitsubishi Electric Corporation, the EVPower Station made by Nichicon Corporation and the Tsubaki eLINK made by Tsubakimoto Chain Co. Connecting to the V2H system is available only with vehicles with a CHAdeMO quick charging socket installed.


  4. 30 Years Ago, Warren Buffett Gave Away The Secret To Investing And...Read the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Greenwich Citizen

    "The common intellectual theme of the investors from Graham-and-Doddsville is this: they search for discrepancies between the value of a business and the price of small pieces of that business in that market." And that's pretty much it.


  5. Procter & Gamble: Great Company, But Too Expensive Right NowRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Seeking Alpha

    Pet care divestiture and Duracell deal are good news, but I'll wait for a better price before I buy this stock. In my most recent article on Procter & Gamble , I recommended buying shares, despite the fact the company was trading at above-average valuations.


  6. Kazakhstan needs new refinery, president saysRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | Trend

    Astana, Kazakhstan, Dec. 25 By Daniar Mukhtarov Trend: Kazakhstan needs to build a new oil refinery, not to be dependent on the fluctuations of the world raw material prices, Kazakhstan's President Nursultan Nazarbayev said Dec. 25. He made the remarks during a nation-wide teleconference dedicated to the Day of Industrialization. "Construction industry and deep oil and gas processing are the most important tasks in our program of becoming one of the top 30 economically strong states," Nazarbayev said after the launch of precommissioning work on the project for construction of a deep oil processing complex at the Atyrau Oil Refinery.


  7. Fort Worth Named Fastest-Growing City in USRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | PRWeb

    Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices PenFed Realty Texas reports the U.S. Census Bureau has named Fort Worth the fastest-growing city in the nation as Cowtown has grown a whopping 42 percent in just 13 years. Jobs, culture, entertainment and a sense of community.


  8. Our Christmas SchizophreniaRead the original story

    11 hrs ago | Counterpunch

    Patrick L. Smith on the decline and fall of American journalism; Peter Lee on China and its Uyghur problem; Dave Macaray on brain trauma, profits and the NFL; Lee Ballinger on the bloody history of cotton. PLUS: "The Vindication of Love" by JoAnn Wypijewski; "The Age of SurrealPolitick" by Jeffrey St. Clair; "The Radiation Zone" by Kristin Kolb; "Washington's Enemies List" by Mike Whitney; "The School of Moral Statecraft" by Chris Floyd and "The Surveillance Films of Laura Poitras" by Kim Nicolini.


  9. a Tasty festive treat was served up to senior citizens in Ringwood.Read the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | Salisbury Journal

    More than 120 over 60s in Ringwood came along to the annual lunch at Ringwood School, which is run entirely by sixth form students. McCarthy and Stone, a developer of retirement apartments, donated A 500 to the school to help cover the costs of food and gifts.


  10. Oil's fall imperils recovery by firmRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | NWAonline

    Workers use Caterpillar Inc. heavy machinery in the construction of the Belo Monte hydroelectric dam on the Xingu River in Para, Brazil, last week. Caterpillar Inc., already battered by a slump in demand for its mining machinery, faces slowing sales of compressors, pumps and gas turbines as oil companies reduce spending.


  11. Jill Chomer Joins Newport Beach Office of Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices California PropertiesRead the original story

    12 hrs ago |

    Multimillion-dollar sales producer Jill Chomer has joined the Newport Beach office of Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices California Properties as a REALTOR-Sales Associate on The McMonigle Team, a highly esteemed group of luxury real estate professionals. "Jill was an award-winning agent with a larger brokerage in Tulsa, Oklahoma, for more than seven years, and we are pleased that she chose to affiliate with us when she relocated to Newport Beach this past summer," said Scott MacDonald, Regional Vice President and Manager of the Newport Beach and Corona del Mar branches of Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices California Properties.


  12. Taylor Martinez Joins Newport Beach Office of Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices California PropertiesRead the original story

    12 hrs ago |

    Record-setting college quarterback Taylor Martinez has joined the Newport Beach office of Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices California Properties as a REALTOR-Sales Associate on The McMonigle Team, a highly esteemed group of luxury real estate professionals. "Taylor is an honest, hardworking and competitive person with a lifelong involvement in team sports, which gives him greater appreciation for success when it is accomplished with a team effort," said Scott MacDonald, Regional Vice President and Managing Broker of the Newport Beach offices of Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices California Properties.


  13. BitesRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago |

    ... residents and businesses. How's that going so far? "Great!" according to the Kings and arena builder Turner Construction, who gave a PowerPoint presentation on arena jobs to the city council last week. The real answer is, "We have no idea" where ...


  14. Merry Christmas from Texas to the WorldRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | American Thinker

    Texas has blessed the world with an incredible Christmas gift: plummeting oil prices. Both the production and the technology of fracking were substantially innovated and pioneered in the Lone Star state.


  15. Labor Disputes a Growing Threat to Social...Read the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | Wall Street Journal

    ... 132 mass labor incidents from Feb. 21 to Nov. 7, of which 64 were related to wages and mainly affected the construction, garment and electronics sectors. It didn't provide comparable figures from 2013. Labor protests have also grown in scale. Some ...


  16. Use professionals in building - " CIOB PresidentRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | GhanaWeb

    ... to stand the test of time. "For a Building that could stand the test of time, one needs the inputs of Construction Managers, Project Managers, Architects, Quantity Surveyors, Estimators, Engineers, Planners and not only the Trades Men," he said. He ...


  17. Realtor of the week: Clients rely on Realtor's customer serviceRead the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | Chron

    Rosa Gallo , a Realtor with Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices Anderson Properties , spent her career in customer service. When she moved into real estate in 2003, these skills not only transferred well, they are one of the main reasons her clients continue to return and refer her to their friends and family.


  18. Police siege leaves man with wrecked homeRead the original story w/Photo

    21 hrs ago | The Arizona Republic

    ... the drywall, and the attic is falling apart due to compromised infrastructure, said Robert Atchen of REA Construction, a private contractor who was called to evaluate the damages. "The whole place is contaminated, everything. I was shocked." Derby ...


  19. Rising trend: Donating stock to charityRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | WESH-TV

    "When I was growing up, my parents didn't have a lot of money, but they always shared what little they had with others that were less fortunate," said the New York-based money manager. Now, as a successful professional, he's carrying on that legacy, but he's doing it in a way with serious financial benefits.


  20. Texas Panhandle firm joins Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices Anderson Properties networkRead the original story w/Photo

    23 hrs ago | Chron

    Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices, part of the HSF Affiliates LLC family of real estate brokerage franchise networks, announces Prudential Ada, Realtors has joined the network operating as Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices Anderson Properties. The full-service brokerage, which has served greater Amarillo since 1960, was acquired in September by Houston-based Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices Anderson Properties.