| Mar 13, 2014
| 4:15 PM
The city's design panel gave a qualified go-ahead to a new $80 million mixed use project in Locust Point Thursday, marking another step in the evolution of the once dominantly industrial neighborhood.
The roughly 10-story 900 E. Fort Avenue...
| Oct 13, 2013
Penn State's 43-40 win over Michigan on Saturday certainly moved the Twitter needle. Here's a sampling of the reaction. Tight end Jesse James, who caught six passes, including his first for a touchdown this season. That's why I came to......
| Nov 6, 2012
| 3:53 PM
It was a California politico, Jesse Unruh, who nailed the relationship between dough and democracy: "Money is the mother's milk of politics." Where does it come from, and where does it go? Sheila Krumholz makes it her business to tell us. As executive...
| Apr 25, 2013
| 8:40 AM
In the market for a hot-water-dispensing refrigerator? That was just one of the innovative and unusual products on display recently at the International Builders' Show in Las Vegas.
The annual event, put on by the National Association of Home Builders,...
| Oct 4, 2011
| 12:16 PM
Duane M. Steputis, 81, of Palm Desert, CA passed peacefully on September 28, 2011 with his wife and daughter by his side. Duane was born May 8, 1930 in Cairo, Nebraska and was raised in Ft. Collins, CO. Duane served in the Navy from 1948 to 1954. He...
| Oct 10, 2011
| 9:18 PM
Un grupo de líderes sindicales y empresariales que asesora al presidente Barack Obama planea recomendar la implementación de cambios urgentes y de amplio espectro en diversas políticas del gobierno, desde liberalizar la inmigración hasta simplificar el...
| Oct 26, 2011
Second of two parts.
Leesburg is poised to go into debt to build a "smart grid" system that would hand residents a virtual knife to slash their electric bills.
What those pushing the $20 million project have failed to say is that smart grid is a double-...
| Oct 27, 2011
Daniel Burke, considered one of the architects of the modern television industry and a former president and chief executive of Capital Cities/ABC, died Wednesday. He was 82.
He died at his home in Rye, N.Y., of complications from type 1 diabetes,...
| Oct 28, 2011
Leesburg's plan to spend more than $20 million on what's known as smart-grid technology for its electric utility prompted readers to ask some pointed questions.
The project is behind schedule, partly because the city and its top bidder, General Electric,...
| Nov 17, 2011
| 4:30 AM
General Electric is planning to move its 115 year old X-ray division from Waukesha, Wis., to Bejing. In addition to moving this headquarters, the company will invest $2 billion in China, train more than 65 engineers and create six research centers....
| Sep 2, 2011
| 4:29 PM
Longtime Los Angeles Teachers Union leader A.J. Duffy has changed his mind. He’s fought against charter schools, but now he’s starting his own; he’s protected tenure but now wants it easier to fire bad teachers, even to limit the...