| Aug 23, 2011
| 8:20 PM
The Roosevelt Recreation Center on Aug. 23 looked like a voting precinct on Election Day.
Although the Democratic and Republican primaries aren't until Sept. 13 and Roosevelt isn't a voting place, it was the center of attention — and campaign signs...
| Sep 14, 2011
| 4:48 PM
The brother-in-law of former Cook County Board President Todd Stroger has resigned from his $195,906-a-year post as chief operating officer at the county's Department of Public Health.
Stephen Martin's resignation is effective Sept. 23, according to...
| Sep 16, 2011
| 5:09 PM
Corporate Office Properties Trust, a Columbia company that has profited by building office parks geared to the needs of defense and intelligence agency contractors, said Friday that its chief executive will retire in March.
Randall M. Griffin will be...
| Aug 27, 2011
| 11:12 AM
Earlier this month on an insufferable Baltimore summer's day, the only thing my colleague and friend Jacques Kelly and I wanted after work were a couple of tall cool gin-and-tonics.
And in pursuit of those wonderful English Raj heat beaters, our...
| Aug 26, 2011
| 2:31 PM
Steve Jobs will remain on the Walt Disney Co.'s board of directors, after resigning as Apple's CEO on Wednesday, according to a report.
Upon officially stepping down from his post as Apple's chief executive this week, Jobs was named chairman of the...
| Sep 3, 2011
| 6:10 PM
Margot Knight, president and CEO of United Arts of Central Florida, announced Saturday that she is stepping down after 10 years with the agency to take a job as executive director of Djerassi Resident Artists Program, an internationally recognized...
| Sep 8, 2011
| 10:28 PM
The hypocrisy that has become the hallmark of the Costa Mesa City Council majority was reinforced repeatedly at Tuesday's council meeting. While continuing to cry poor about the city's financial condition, the majority voted to authorize unlimited...
| Sep 6, 2011
| 10:30 AM
Tom Emrey has been named the new chief financial officer at DineEquity Inc., the Glendale-based parent company of Applebee's and IHOP.
For the past four years, Emrey has served as executive vice president and chief operating officer of Universal...
| Sep 7, 2011
| 9:46 AM
1. Please describe your educational and professional background and how it has prepared you to serve as mayor.
My passion is city planning. After graduating from MIT, I made Baltimore my home and went on to become the nation's youngest Director of City...
| Sep 7, 2011
| 11:40 AM
1. Please describe your educational and professional background and how it has prepared you to serve on the City Council.
I bring a wealth of experience to my campaign for the 9th District City Council seat. As an educator, small business owner, and...
| Sep 7, 2011
| 12:39 PM
For advocates of gender equality, this week's ouster of two of corporate America's most powerful women served as a reminder of how little progress U.S. companies have made in promoting women to executive positions.
In particular, Yahoo Inc.'s decision to...