Posts Tagged: housing

Housing bubble deflates

Walking or driving through many neighborhoods these days, one can’t help but notice the many signs advertising houses and condominiums for sale....

Chicago apartment fire kills six immigrant children

Escarlet Ramos and Kevin Ramirez, both three-year-olds, will never again sit together to watch television. Idaly Ramirez, age six, will never play spo...

Queens, New York blackouts highlight utilities’ greed

In its 2003 annual report to shareholders, Consolidated Edison proudly declared, "Reliablity is our focus." For workers in New York City, the irony is...