11/02/2007 - I.D. Checking Guide: United States & Canada Edition and I.D. Checking Guide: International Edition depict driver’s licenses from all over the United States and the world. Most states are in the process of updating their licenses and have two or three styles of valid licenses. The guide depicts each license design that is valid this year. The cost of the U.S./Canada edition ranges from about $13 to $23, depending on the number of copies purchased. The international title ranges from about $22 to $35. @ For more information, go to SM Online.
11/01/2007 - After a slump following 9-11, high-rise building construction is making a comeback. Only three new high rises broke ground in 2003, but eight began construction in 2004, according to the Building Owners and Managers Association International. According to an article in the June edition of BOMA’s magazine, “This comeback took many by surprise, because many feared that September 11 would drive tenants to mid-rise complexes in the suburbs into the foreseeable future.”