| Dec 17, 2014
| 2:06 PM
School: Driftwood Middle School Academy of Health and Wellness in Hollywood
As leader for both his school's energy reduction and recycling teams, Dylan is doing his...
| Dec 18, 2014
The state auditor general's office will audit the operations of the gaming control board next year with an eye on whether the promises of jobs and property tax cuts from gambling revenues panned out, Auditor General Eugene DePasquale said Tuesday.
| Dec 18, 2014
With some fanfare last week, Gov.-elect Tom Wolf announced taxpayers would not pay the costs of transitioning to his administration from Gov. Tom Corbett's.
Instead, Wolf said, he would raise money for the transition through private donations (capped at...
| Dec 20, 2014
| 1:48 PM
Secretary of the State Denise Merrill said in November that there was no "political angle" to her office's 2011 decision to let a Bridgeport Democratic Party leader continue as a notary public despite his failure to list criminal drug convictions on his...
| Dec 20, 2014
| 5:14 PM
Gov.-elect Tom Wolf contributed almost $50,000 to Eugene DePasquale's election campaigns over the years, but the state auditor general promised that will not affect the way he audits the Wolf administration.
"No, absolutely not," DePasquale told The...
| Sep 18, 2014
| 10:17 PM
A husband and wife have been charged with embezzling more than $460,000 from a taxpayer-funded nonprofit agency hired by Los Angeles County to help abused and neglected foster children, the district attorney's office announced Thursday.
| Nov 15, 2014
| 8:05 PM
After being elected to Lehigh County Court in November 2011, Doug Reichley resigned from his job as a Republican state representative.
But, unbeknownst to Reichley, his old employer — the Pennsylvania House of Representatives — kept his...
| Nov 19, 2014
| 4:55 PM
An investigation into the rollout of a new online student records system by the Los Angeles Unified School District found that management of the project was "grossly inadequate."
The system, known as My Integrated Student Information System, or MISIS,...
| Nov 21, 2014
| 7:42 AM
Sunrise Police improperly farmed out nearly $375,000 worth of legal work to a private law firm to process millions of dollars seized from drug dealers, according to a federal audit released Thursday.
Sunrise will have to refund the money to the U.S....
| Nov 20, 2014
| 8:14 PM
Metrolink's chief auditor, who was probing financial and management irregularities at the six-county commuter railroad, has been placed on leave by the board of directors, an action that could prompt her resignation.
In a sign of continuing problems...
| Oct 19, 2014
| 4:16 PM
Instruction at La Grange Area Head Start usually begins in September, but due to difficulties securing funding, dozens of low-income children have yet to attend any school this year.
The Community and Economic Development Association of Cook County, one...