We’ve decided to quit being a welcoming church. No kidding. We’re giving it up. Like so many congregations, we’ve sunk an amazing amount of time and energy into becoming a welcoming church. We changed worship styles, trained greeters and ushers, wore name tags, brewed coffee, went to workshops on hospitality and put our friendliest people …
Galesburg Amtrak Train Station Renewal
Legat Architects designed an expansion and upgrades to the Amtrak train station in Galesburg, Illinois.
Episode 1: What is Interior Architecture?
A discussion on the unique nature of interior architecture, and how it has evolved as a practice with IA Managing Director Kim Parsley, IIDA.
The modern farmhouse style. It’s come a long way from the farm.
The term “farmhouse style” describes a home that is a bit different than it was a century ago. Back then, a farmhouse was just that, a house on a farm. It’s where the farmers lived. Today, it’s a very popular design for new homes and has dramatically broadened from a style standpoint. In fact, …
Nicor seeks record-setting rate hike
The state's largest gas utility wants a $293 million increase.
Regional architectural trends fuel national tastes
More and more, home builders are introducing regional styles into their designs in markets well beyond the places they originated.
Top 8 Indian Restaurants in Beijing, Where to Eat Indian Food in Beijing
Top 8 Indian Restaurants in Beijing for Indian food, vegan food, halal food: here we introduce best Indian restaurants in Beijing for Indians, and tips for choosing Indian restaurants from location, price, etc.
Congrats to Philly’s top Indian restaurant — Zahav?!
TV station gives an Israeli restaurant its award for the top Indian restaurant in the area.
The First Timer's Guide To Indian Restaurants
A little education to help you choose an Indian restaurant, from Lucky Peach's Priya Krishna.
Secret restaurants in East London
Watch How an Old Paint Factory is Turned into a Sparkling Coffee Bar and Restaurant
Nestled in an industrial neighborhood of The Hague, Netherlands, Capriole Café personifies this innovative trend in architecture as Bureau Fraai transformed ...
Top-ranked Indian restaurant changes location, eyes move inside the Loop
Top-ranked Houston restaurant Great W'Kana Cafe considering a move inside the Loop.
How to make Tomato and Onion Chutney-Indian restaurant cooking
Tomato and onion chutney, serve with poppadom or main dish, 1large finely chopped onion,2 chopped green chilli,4/5 clove garlic crushed,or chopped, 1 tin pee...
Why Indians Eat With Their Hands
In India, eating with your hands is part of the culture. There are several health benefits from eating with your hands as well as a deep spiritual meaning.
The 10 Best Chinese Restaurants In London
Eat out in London’s top 10 Chinese restaurants with our foodie’s guide to the scene, from fine dining establishments to little-known local venues.
What is a Sustainable Restaurant?
by Tom Davis, AIA LEED® AP For architects and designers, this is an important question to understand. How will a sustainable restaurant design be measured? What are the steps to take in the planning stages of a restaurant to understand best practices can be carried out in the projects built form The Green Restaurant Associatio n , which has been certifying restaurants for more than two…
Why China's consumers are attracted to U.S. restaurant brands
Chinese consumers fear tainted food much more than fat, salt and sugar, and health concerns about eating at some native establishments have them clamoring for KFC, Pizza Hut and other American brands as healthier alternatives. "They won't recycle oil that they salvage from sewers as too many food street vendors do, they won't put cardboard in their batter as some dumpling restaurants do, and they won't use expired or tainted ingredients," said one Chinese KFC fan.
You're Injured at an Indian Casino
If you enjoy a good night of gambling in South Florida, chances are you’ve been to, or heard of, the Seminole Hard Rock Hotel in Fort Lauderdale You might know that the casino is on tribal land, but did you know this makes it subject to different laws than the rest of the United States? It’s not something you’ve likely given much thought to – but you should. Why? Because if you head to an Indian casino like the Seminole Hard Rock and…
London Festival of Architecture
Sir David Adjaye OBE will give the NLA Annual Lecture 2017, a headline event of the London Festival of Architecture Sir David Adjaye is recognised as a leading architect of his generation. In 2017, Adjaye received a knighthood for services to architecture in the Queen’s New Year’s Honours list, where he was highlighted as ‘a global cultural ambassador for the UK’. In conversation with NLA Chairman Peter Murray, Sir David Adjaye will speak about his work and approach to urban renewal, both in…
How to Tell if You Have Indian in Your Bloodline
People have different reasons for wanting to know whether they have American Indian in their bloodline. Some want to know whether the stories they heard about Indians being in their family tree are true; others want