| Aug 7, 2013
| 10:15 AM
Original post | 12:50 p.m.
Update w/ DeNapoli press release | 1:13 p.m.
Less than eight months after he moved to Sarasota County, former Broward Republican chairman Richard DeNapoli is seeking to represent his new home in the Florida House of...
| Dec 7, 2013
| 10:10 AM
A year ago, it was difficult for taxpayers to do last-minute tax planning because of uncertainty surrounding expiring tax breaks from the Bush era.
Lawmakers were at loggerheads on which, if any, deductions and credits to keep and whether to let tax...
| Oct 13, 2013
After plunging early in the week over fears that the United States might default on its debts, stocks rallied Thursday and Friday after House Republicans showed a willingness to temporarily extend the debt ceiling for six weeks.
Investors clearly were...
| Jun 26, 2013
| 7:14 AM
Muchas personas que han perdido sus empleos en el sur de Florida han encontrado nuevos trabajos después de la Gran Recesión a medida que baja la tasa de desempleo—registrada en a 5.7 por ciento en Broward y 7 por ciento en Palm Beach en mayo. Pero...
| Jun 17, 2013
| 8:45 AM
Baltimore County Savings Bank celebrated joining Downtown Bel Air May 18 with the grand opening event of a new Bel Air branch. As a community bank serving Harford County since 1975, the bank renewed its commitment to the Bel Air community with its new...
| Feb 22, 2013
| 3:43 PM
As a high school counselor and coach in West Hartford, I recently testified before our state legislators on how best to support Connecticut schools after the December tragedy in Newtown.
Some well-meaning people have proposed placing armed security...
| Feb 27, 2013
| 4:56 AM
WASHINGTON — Disgraced former Congressman Jesse Jackson Jr., who pleaded guilty last week to misusing $750,000-plus in campaign money, is writing a memoir, two sources familiar with the project told the Tribune.
Jackson, 47, will be sentenced June...
| Mar 11, 2013
When I think about the Lehigh Valley and what makes it an excellent place to do business, I keep coming back to the things that my Wells Fargo colleagues and I hear when we visit our business customers.
Some business owners tell us it's the easy...
| Jan 30, 2013
Tax season officially kicks off Wednesday, later than usual because lawmakers only this month passed legislation to address expired tax cuts. The IRS needed time to update its forms and systems.
Not a problem for procrastinators, but a problem for...
| Mar 22, 2013
Sunday, March 24
Figure skating The Gardens Figure Skating Club presents its ninth annual spring ice show, "Mary Poppins," at 1 p.m. and 3:30 p.m. at Gardens Ice House, 13800 Old Gunpowder Road in Laurel. Shows feature more than 60 skaters, ages 3-55,...
| Mar 24, 2013
In a ceiling-high, greasy tangle of wheels, fenders, handlebars and derailleurs, Amy Little sees hope.
She's the co-founder with her husband, Lee Ravenscroft, of Working Bikes Cooperative (2434 S. Western Ave., workingbikes.org), a nonprofit...