‘Happy Tears’ is a dysfunctional family drama with life lessons thrown in at regular intervals.
The wilted economy, especially the weakened housing market, has taken a toll on nursery operators from Oregon to Florida.
Less runoff, replenished groundwater levels, and tax savings are a few of the reasons why your home needs permeable paving.
A national initiative supports schools' efforts to serve locally grown produce and educate students in sustainable ways of eating.
A Monitor photographer is in awe of the resiliency of the Haitian people.
'Eco Chic' book for the green traveler, Nicholas Kristof's reporting chutzpah on HBO, dulcet harmonies on the Real Vocal String Quartet's debut CD, and more.
The Monitor's 14th annual Young Poets Contest winners.
As winter takes hold, our life shrinks to two snug rooms.
A new interactive installation at the Guggenheim Museum draws onlookers into a conversation that itself becomes part of the art.
Urban green thumbs who want to raise livestock or grow vegetables for sale are being thwarted by unhappy neighbors and zoning laws.
Inspired by Greek mythology, ‘Percy Jackson & the Olympians’ is a fun, fast-moving adventure spun around the life of demigod kids.
Benicio Del Toro and Anthony Hopkins star in this brooding remake of the 1940s horror classic, ‘The Wolf Man.’
Despite a star-studded cast, ‘Valentine’s Day’ stumbles into predictable territory.
Penned in by circumstance, a teenager finds ways to rebel in this bleak look at adolescence in 'Fish Tank.'