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Marineland partners with St. Augustine Historical Society for exhibit

Thursday, June 23, 1938, was a big day for Marineland. Dignitaries from St. Augustine and Daytona Beach joined state officials, a former U.S. senator and more than 30,000 members of the public to celebrate the grand opening of what was then called Marineland Studios in a ceremony that was broadcast live on the radio. Located […]

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Seven decades after designing Lever House, SOM is overseeing its restoration

Seven decades after designing the Lever House, the early International Style office tower in midtown Manhattan, Skidmore, Owings & Merrill (SOM) is working on it again, this time as the restoration architect. SOM partners Gordon Bunshaft and Natalie de Blois designed the 21-story building to serve as headquarters of the Lever Brothers soap company, and […]

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Coronavirus latest: UK foreign secretary hints at England easing travel rules

Texas has reported more than 10,000 Covid-19 cases in a single day for the first time since February, reflecting a trend among some of the most populous states that are dealing with new and rapidly-spreading outbreaks. The latest jump in cases coincided with governor Greg Abbott’s issuance of an executive order restricting the ground transportation […]

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