| Oct 23, 2014
| 6:32 AM
Sam's Club announced Wednesday that it is opening a private health insurance exchange, catering to the small-business owners that make up its core customers.
The exchange is the latest effort by a major retailer to offer a service to push beyond the...
| Oct 21, 2014
| 8:44 AM
Orland Park officials have begun developing a new zoning ordinance for the I-80 Corridor.
It's a 730-acre area along Interstate 80 that runs from Will Cook Road to La Grange Road. Two-hundred thirty-five acres are still undeveloped, Michael Kowski,...
| Sep 14, 2014
| 1:17 PM
Reducing impact on bay
The lower Chesapeake Bay has indeed been fortunate in dodging oxygen-starved dead zones this summer ("Virginia's lower bay dodges the record dead zone of the upper bay," Sept. 4). However, Hampton Roads has seen its share of dirty,...
| Oct 15, 2014
| 7:29 PM
Mayor Rahm Emanuel on Wednesday unveiled an election-year budget that he declared will tackle the city's financial problems "head on" by "not deferring them, not delaying them."
Shortly after the mayor finished his speech to the City Council, critics...
| Oct 16, 2014
A granola company, a cafe and a contracting firm owned by a disabled veteran are the first three recipients of $700,000 in loans from a new Baltimore County program for small minority- and women-owned businesses.
"This relationship has yielded more than...
| 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 17, 2014
| 5:00 PM
Neighbors watch the apartment door of the Liberian family whose relative died of Ebola, and if someone emerges, adult or child, they run.
It doesn't matter that the man who died, Thomas Eric Duncan, 42, never stayed with the family here, having...
| Oct 13, 2014
| 7:55 AM
This week's list of business events.
Women's Executive Club, 11:30 a.m., Tower Club, Fort Lauderdale. Learn about the organization, made-up entrepreneurs and professional women. Guest speaker: Shelley Goren of Gilda's Club of...
| 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...
| Oct 16, 2014
| 4:37 AM
GLASTONBURY — The state's economy and budget woes were the main focus of a debate Wednesday night between candidates for the 4th Senate District seat.
Democratic incumbent Steve Cassano of Manchester came to town for the first of two debates with...
| Oct 16, 2014
| 5:37 AM
The U.S. Federal Bureau of Investigation said on Wednesday that hackers it believes to be backed by the Chinese government have recently launched attacks on U.S. companies.
The "flash" warning to businesses described tools and techniques used by the...