About an hour or so West of Omaha Nebraska you'll find the town of Norfolk, population 25,000.  This quiet community boasts a surprisingly festive destination: Divots "D'events" Center at the Norfolk Lodge & Suites. The Divots center hosts conferences, weddings and small conventions in the 30,000 sq ft facility. The adjoining restaurant, Sandbar & Grill…

In the Northern part of Bergen county NJ, on 17 acres in the prestigious and affluent Borough of Montvale, is the world headquarters of Barr Laboratories Inc.   Barr Laboratories develops, manufactures and markets generic pharmaceuticals. The company, a subsidiary of TEVA branded pharmaceutical products, operates in more than 30 countries worldwide. Barr labs was…

In the Southwest corner of Missouri is the little town of Mt Vernon. Mt Vernon is home to a little more than 4500 people, it's the county seat and it's near the Old Spanish Fort Archeological site.  And every year, the residents of this little town have an Apple Butter Makin' festival. Mt Vernon is also…

If you want to improve your memory performance, attention span and overall cognitive abilities nature is your answer.  And the trend towards more human focused architecture has recognized the connection between people and their environments.  More and more new projects are including naturally restorative architecture like: Living walls which reduce indoor pollutants along with bringing…