Wednesday, March 8th, 2017


NAR Survey Finds Gen X on the Mend; More Children Living with Millennials and Boomers

TweetWASHINGTON  — An improving economy, multiple years of strong job growth and the notable increase in home values in most markets fueled a greater share of purchases from Generation X households over the past year. This is according to the National Association of Realtors® 2017 Home Buyer and Seller Generational Trends study, which evaluates the generational differences1 of recent home buyers and sellers. The survey additionally found that a growing number of millennials and younger boomer buyers have children living at home; student debt is common among Gen X and boomer households; moreRead More

PHOTOS: Renovations underway at Wrigley Field in Chicago

TweetAmericaJR’s Jason Rzucidlo recently visited Wrigley Field, home of the 2016 World Champion Chicago Cubs. Offseason work  included gutting the seating behind home plate to build an exclusive club called the American Airlines 1914 Club. Also, the Cubs are getting new offices and a plaza (with a videoboard where fans can watch the game). Finally, the bullpens were removed from down the foul lines and are being moved under the bleachers.

Friday’s New CD/Album Releases for 3/10

TweetLook for these new CDs/albums to hit store shelves on Friday, March 10, 2017: Amelia Curran Watershed Bush Black And White Rainbows Cameron Avery Ripe Dreams, Pipe Dreams [Tame Impala’s touring bassist] Can’t Swim Fail You Again Circa Waves Different Creatures Damaged Bug Bunker Funk Flagship The Electric Man Greg Graffin Millport [Solo debut for Bad Religion frontman] Hurray for the Riff Raff The Navigator Jacques Greene Feel Infinite [Digital release] Jim O’Rourke and Kassel Jaeger Wakes On Cerulean Laura Marling Semper Femina Nathan Fake Providence Shobaleader One/Squarepusher Elektrac sirRead More