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  • Districts clamping down on charter schools

    Districts clamping down on charter schools
    South Florida school districts are cracking down on the local charter school industry in the wake of a Sun-Sentinel investigation that exposed a rise in fly-by-night charter schools and few safeguards against renegade operators. In a blitz of action...
  • Hampton audit: Largest amount in decade, $315.4 million, spent in fiscal year 2014

    HAMPTON — At the end of Hampton's 2014 fiscal year, the city and schools spent $315.4 million, according to the city's year-end audit. It was the largest bill for school and municipal services city taxpayers have footed in at least a decade....
  • Along Hampton Roads Transit bus routes, riders say patience is key

    Along Hampton Roads Transit bus routes, riders say patience is key
    Waiting is just a part of life when you're on the bus. It's nothing unusual for Tee Mears to spend an hour and a half getting to her job at a local hotel. Then she waits 20 minutes for her shift, because that's how the schedule works out. Shy-tia Kirk...
  • What can Allentown expect from Tom Wolf?

    What can Allentown expect from Tom Wolf?
    Political endorsements are inherently dangerous. Pick the right candidate and you've curried favor with the powers that be. But back the wrong horse and you've shot yourself in the foot before anyone takes the oath of office. In the spring, Allentown'...
  • State Easing New Rules Aimed At Cutting Storm Runoff Pollution

    State Easing New Rules Aimed At Cutting Storm Runoff Pollution
    HARTFORD — A deluge of protests from municipal officials over the potential costs involved with new state proposals to reduce pollution from storm runoff has prompted the state's environmental agency to revise its regulatory plans. A spokesman...
  • Omarr's daily astrological forecast, For release 12/27/14 for 12/27/14

    BIRTHDAY GUY: Actor Ian Gomez was born in New York City on this date in 1964. This birthday guy has portrayed Andy Torres on "Cougar Town" since 2009. He played the recurring role of Jake Almada on "The Drew Carey Show" and has appeared on episodes of...
  • Diana Rauner, Illinois' next first lady, to stay focused on early education

     Diana Rauner, Illinois' next first lady, to stay focused on early education
    A few days before the election, a Chicago radio host introduced Bruce Rauner and wife Diana, telling listeners "behind every great man is a great woman." "In front sometimes too," replied Bruce Rauner, laughing. Diana Rauner is accustomed to being out...
  • Uncertainty about Export-Import Bank causing trouble for some firms

    Uncertainty about Export-Import Bank causing trouble for some firms
    Air Tractor Inc., a Texas manufacturer of agricultural and firefighting airplanes, was excited about a multimillion-dollar order from Africa, but fresh questions about the future of the U.S. export-assistance agency now threaten the sale. The company...
  • Jeb Bush eases out of some businesses, such as firm helped by Obamacare

    Jeb Bush eases out of some businesses, such as firm helped by Obamacare
    When Jeb Bush completed two terms as governor of Florida in 2007, he reported his net worth at $1.3 million, about $700,000 less than when he took office. Today, nearly eight years later, he is a wealthier man. He has plunged into business and...
  • Record competition for stem cell grants means tough choices for state officials

    Record competition for stem cell grants means tough choices for state officials
    The competition for Maryland's stem cell research grants will be stiffer than ever as applications flood in next month, forcing officials to be more selective even as scientists worry that the state's fiscal problems and a new administration in...
  • 15 things travelers should know when planning a trip in 2015

    15 things travelers should know when planning a trip in 2015
    If we had a crystal ball, using its intelligence to figure out how to be a thriftier, smarter, trendier traveler would bring a big payoff. We don't have such an orb, but we do have some ideas on what the coming year holds for those who make the world...