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Budgets and Budgeting

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  • $54,943: Sister Cities of Newport News

    Editor's note: This is part of an everyday series exploring specific line items in state and local budgets. A culture-sharing program that connects Newport News to cities in China, Japan and Germany was supported by $54,943 in city funds in the...
  • Park Ridge officials approve budget

    Park Ridge officials approve budget
    Park Ridge aldermen have unanimously approved the $67.5 million budget for 2014-15, but the city faces continued fiscal woes – not the least of which is a looming property tax levy hike in December unless further cuts are made. Aldermen last month...
  • Can Yahoo Make Big TV Shows Pay?

    With an eye toward landing its own "House of Cards"-style tentpole, Yahoo is looking to pour top dollar into original shows with TV-biz pedigrees. It has approached multiple studios and agents to scope out potential hits, and is zeroing in on specific...
  • $326,000: Landfill post-closure care

    Editor's note: This is part of a daily series examining specific line items in state and local budgets. ISLE OF WIGHT — The continued care of a landfill the county closed years ago will cost Isle of Wight $326,000 next year under the current...
  • $205,677: Mosquito control

    Editor's note: This is part of an everyday series looking at line items in state and local budgets. Each spring, a renewed buzz spreads across Hampton's neighborhoods as mosquito pupa form into full-fledged adults in search of food. Hampton,...
  • $20,000: Police uniforms, clothes

    Editor's note: This is part of an everyday series exploring line items from state and local budgets. POQUOSON — It costs about $20,000 to clothe the 23-member police force in Poquoson. A pair of items in the city's current budget address the...
  • $4 million: Indoor Plumbing Rehabilitation Program

    Editor's note: This is part of an everyday series exploring line items from state and local budgets. RICHMOND – Something like 0.4 percent of all homes in Virginia don't have indoor plumbing, and there's a government program to put in the pipes...
  • Parking activists to team up with Mayor Eric Garcetti for change

    A grass-roots group that has been railing against Los Angeles' parking ticket policies has agreed to team up with Mayor Eric Garcetti to look at changes to the enforcement system. Steven Vincent, founder of the Los Angeles Parking Freedom Initiative,...
  • L.A. Unified Supt. Deasy unveils new budget proposal

    L.A. Unified Supt. Deasy unveils new budget proposal
    Buoyed by rising state funding, the Los Angeles Unified School District's draft budget proposal for the new fiscal year is the healthiest spending plan in years. The general fund would increase from $6.2 billion to $6.8 bill under the proposal for the...
  • General Assembly approves nearly $39 billion budget for Maryland

    General Assembly approves nearly $39 billion budget for Maryland
    The General Assembly fulfilled its state constitutional duty Saturday by wrapping up action on Gov. Martin O'Malley's nearly $39 billion operating budget. Final approval came as the House and Senate approved the agreement rreached by negotiators for the...
  • All eyes are on Long Beach's mayoral race

    A field of candidates — many political heavyweights and city insiders — are locked in an expensive battle to become Long Beach's newest mayor, a job that comes with expectations of reviving both the port city's economy and reputation. The...