| Nov 7, 2014
| 2:35 PM
DETROIT As Detroit looks to a brighter future, we can no doubt celebrate the creativity of the grand bargain that made the city's quick exit out of bankruptcy court doable as it kept pension cuts to a minimum and saved the Detroit Institute of Arts....
| Nov 6, 2014
| 3:44 PM
Two investors in Freedom Communications, the owner of the Orange County Register, are asking a Delaware court to put the Santa Ana newspaper company into receivership, saying the firm is "insolvent" and beset by "mismanagement."
Abbey Financial and...
| Nov 6, 2014
| 4:51 PM
One owner of an Irvine-based real estate investment company pleaded guilty Thursday to allegations that his firm essentially turned into a Ponzi scheme after the housing market crashed, according to authorities.
John Packard, 64, of Long Beach was...
| Nov 6, 2014
| 9:30 AM
The owner of a building in downtown Orlando that recently housed Liquid nightclub has filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy, apparently to stall a foreclosure sale by First Southern Bank.
The property is 13 W. Pine Street, a two-story commercial brick...
| Oct 21, 2014
| 6:32 PM
One of the top-ranked young competitors in the equine sport of eventing, Caroline Martin looked all over for a shampoo that would leave her horse's coat and mane shiny, but wouldn't dry out its skin with repeated grooming.
Mane 'n Tail equine shampoo...
| Oct 16, 2014
| 1:58 PM
All five commission seats are up in this year's election Nov. 4, with three incumbents running and two seats up for grabs by a pool of mostly newcomers.
Each district has its own set of issues, though most of the 14 candidates are concerned with...
| Oct 20, 2014
| 4:27 PM
A lot has happened since the city of Maitland set out to remake an old Winn-Dixie shopping plaza into its town center nearly a decade ago.
During that time the city of Orlando managed to build a new Orlando Magic arena and a new performing arts center....
| Oct 31, 2014
| 3:09 PM
New Directions for Women recently opened two facilities in Costa Mesa: a furniture warehouse and a new outpatient and administrative office.
The office for the women's treatment center is at 3001 Red Hill Ave., Bldg. 4, Suite 109.
| Oct 30, 2014
| 12:10 PM
Yip Associates, a Miami-based consulting firm offering forensic accounting including expert witness testimony, fiduciary and insolvency services, tax services, and business valuation, has opened a second Florida office at 1001 Yamato Road in Boca Raton....
| Nov 3, 2014
| 1:30 PM
Whenever civic leaders set out to tackle a problem, they first create a plan.
"The problem is, we've got lots of plans," LISC Chicago executive director Susana Vasquez told a City Club of Chicago audience recently. "It takes more than a plan to...
| Oct 15, 2014
| 9:00 PM
I for one am tired of the political ads run by Dan Malloy. He is attacking the successful business record of Tom Foley, and by doing that attacking the American dream.
Many distressed companies are bought and sold just before they go into bankruptcy....