| Sep 23, 2014
| 2:44 PM
TAMPA, Fla. — A federal bankruptcy trial is focusing for a second day on how the shell of a financially troubled chain of nursing homes launched by Bruce Rauner's GTCR investment firm legally ended up in the hands of an elderly graphic artist....
| Oct 7, 2014
| 10:15 AM
Republican governor candidate Bruce Rauner today said he blames Democratic Gov. Pat Quinn for the deaths of child-abuse victims whose families previously had contact with the state’s child-welfare agency.
“Yes,” Rauner said when asked...
| Sep 24, 2014
| 3:00 PM
The Department of Defense has had a "cyber awakening," according to Rear Adm. Matt Klunder, chief of Naval Research.
The keynote speaker at the Hampton Roads Cyber Security Conference said military officials want to expand the manpower defending the...
| Oct 21, 2014
| 9:16 AM
The city’s Economic Development Advisory Board is recommending that Winter Park use its existing business façade program to provide a boost to the look of the Fairbanks Avenue commercial corridor.
“We’ve historically had a business...
| Oct 16, 2014
| 2:01 PM
Tech Runway, billed as a new model for entrepreneurship in South Florida, will open Friday with five tenants at Florida Atlantic University in Boca Raton.
The first tenants are a company that simplifies shopping and shipping outside the country, a...
| Oct 20, 2014
| 5:21 PM
Poquoson's Planning Commission is considering amending its sign ordinance to allow electronic message signs to be used by the City of Poquoson and Poquoson City Public Schools. Subdivisions, neighborhoods or communities would not be allowed to have...
| Aug 21, 2014
| 8:13 AM
South Florida businesses have become more upbeat about the economy this summer and are "very optimistic for the remainder of the year," according to an analysis from the Federal Reserve Bank.
"Overall, as 2014 progresses, business contacts continue...
| Oct 20, 2014
| 3:19 PM
Uber, Lyft and other high-tech "ride-sharing" companies are closer to gaining the legal right to operate in Orlando — but only if they agree to be more expensive than the traditional taxi companies they're competing against.
Uber and Lyft have...
| Aug 11, 2014
| 1:19 PM
Gov. Terry McAuliffe is launching an initiative to enhance the state's services for children and improve their health, education and safety.
His first step, announced Monday, was convening a high-level "Children's Cabinet," of four Cabinet secretaries,...
| Oct 17, 2014
| 8:10 AM
The list of would-be medical marijuana purveyors seeking permits to locate in Chicago includes a trucking company founder and strip club owner, a former Clinton White House aide who's now a Latino issues advocate and two brothers who own a popular bar and...
| Sep 11, 2014
| 7:04 AM
Mary Hurley is well aware of the fact that during the recession, many businesses, in order to survive, cut back on their staff and operated with the smallest manpower possible.
“These businesses got very efficient and did a lot more with fewer...