| Jul 17, 2014
| 6:48 PM
Allentown officials responded Wednesday to accusations leveled against them by a councilwoman that money was misappropriated from the city's fire and police department budgets.
Councilwoman Jeanette Eichenwald last month raised questions at a council...
| Jul 18, 2014
| 9:48 AM
The Mariners’ Museum reopened its giant USS Monitor conservation lab this week after the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration — which administers the Monitor National Marine Sanctuary — agreed to provide a one-year funding...
| Jul 15, 2014
| 11:26 AM
Despite a board member downplaying the benefits, Arlington Heights is expected to take on two budgeting periods next year as it transitions its fiscal cycle.
The switch from a May-April fiscal year to a January-December one, officials said, will mean...
| Jul 22, 2014
| 4:21 AM
TOKYO (Reuters) - Japan will cut discretionary spending such as public works by 10 percent in next fiscal year's budget, a draft document showed, as Prime Minister Shinzo Abe's government seeks to cut the government's enormous deficit even as it...
| Jul 22, 2014
| 5:15 PM
California State University will have to cut planned enrollment growth for the fall term -- from about 20,000 to 10,000 students -- after state funding fell short of expectations.
The more pessimistic assessment was presented Tuesday to the Board of ...
| Jul 23, 2014
| 4:05 PM
TAVARES — A sea of uniformed deputies mixed with residents wearing bright yellow shirts emblazoned "Save Our Libraries" packed the County Commission chambers this week as Lake leaders signaled their intent to increase property taxes.
| Jul 14, 2014
| 9:56 AM
Residents in Wheaton Warrenville Community Unit School District 200 will have a month to view the district's tentative budget before a public hearing is held next month.
Board of Education members voted to post the preliminary 2014-2015 budget at the...
| Jul 29, 2014
| 2:18 PM
Woe to those who decree iniquitous decrees, and the writers who keep writing oppression, to turn aside the needy from justice and to rob the poor of my people of their right,
that widows may be their spoil, and that they may make the fatherless their...
| Jul 24, 2014
Filmmaker Kyle Roberts is coming to Comic-Con International for the first time, and he's bringing his passion project, “The Posthuman […]...
| Jul 30, 2014
| 10:33 AM
The Chicago City Council today approved a 911 phone line fee increase without dissent.
The fee hike will hit nearly all Chicago residents in September and October just months before the February city elections. The idea is that the 911 fee hike will help...
| Jul 31, 2014
| 4:46 PM
Apopka's "wish-list" budget, unveiled Wednesday, includes $1.2 million for a community pool and $1.6 million to staff and equip a planned fire house.
But those luxuries are not likely to be part of the city's final financial plan for the upcoming fiscal...