| May 1, 2012
| 7:41 AM
Manufacturing in the U.S., seen by many as a major motivator of the recovery, expanded at the fastest rate in nearly half a year in April, growing to a 10-month high.
A monthly index compiled by the Institute for Supply Management showed a 54.8 level, up...
| May 11, 2012
| 7:00 AM
So the joke goes: there are two seasons in Michigan — winter and construction season.
This summer is shaping up to be no different. For your commute-planning convenience, the Petoskey News-Review has compiled a list of construction projects from...
| May 16, 2012
| 9:44 PM
BROOKINGS — The state Board of Regents approved a new 10-year plan for capital improvements at South Dakota’s public universities Wednesday. The two rounds of projects would cost a total of $218.9 million.
The schedule calls for issuing...
| May 28, 2012
| 8:12 AM
Q: Big-rig-size water tankers have been rumbling along Haines Mill Road in South Whitehall at all hours of the day and night for many weeks. What is the reason for this noisy and intrusive inconvenience? Why don't the drivers stick to the main roads?...
| May 25, 2012
| 2:59 PM
Atlantic Club Casino
Formerly Atlantic City Hilton and ACH, this newly renamed casino and hotel forgoes the glitz of newcomer Revel.
Casino hours: 24 hours a day, seven days a week.
Games to play: There are 58 live table games, including...
| Jun 3, 2012
Eleven years have passed since the Cordish Cos. broke ground on their first casino venture, a project with the Seminole tribe of Florida.
Since then, the Baltimore-based developer, which builds and runs urban retail and entertainment venues, has been...
| Nov 1, 2012
| 1:48 PM
MEET THE CANDIDATES
When Marylanders head to the polls Nov. 6, they will elect members of the U.S. Senate and House of Representatives in addition to casting their ballots for president. Dozens of people are running for a chance to represent the...
| Aug 28, 2012
| 5:01 PM
The second round of bids for construction of a new Bester Elementary School again came in over budget, according to bid information and Deputy Schools Superintendent Boyd Michael.
With the most recent bid information, which was being evaluated to make...
| Sep 8, 2012
| 6:49 PM
Two decades ago, a largely white jury from a Los Angeles suburb lit a perilously short racial fuse with two words: "Not guilty."
Four white Los Angeles police officers were freed on charges of excessive force in the brutal beating of Rodney King —...
| Sep 10, 2012
| 10:39 AM
Dixie Construction Company has made a $150,000 gift to the Harford Community College Foundation Inc. In return, the fitness center in the newly renovated Susquehanna Center will be named in their honor.
Of the $150,000, $50,000 has been designated to...
| Jun 7, 2012
| 5:12 PM
In loving memory of William Earl Langston
August 8, 1931 — June 4, 2012
A much loved man who epitomized the spirit of life
The family of Bill Langston is sad to announce his passing after a long and courageous battle with cancer. Bill...