| Feb 22, 2012
| 12:00 PM
The City of Hartford and the Greater Hartford Arts Council named the 16 recipients of the 2012 Arts & Heritage Jobs Grant Program, Phase 1.
The Arts & Heritage Jobs Grant Program, funded by the City of Hartford and managed by the arts council, is...
| Mar 5, 2012
| 3:15 PM
Some homes in Dauphin County, hit hard by the flooding during Tropical Storm Lee, will be demolished.
They are located along Swatara Creek in Londonderry Township and are deemed a safety hazard.
"It's a beautiful place but I wouldn't blame people for...
| Mar 14, 2012
| 1:28 PM
After years of delay, the U.S. Senatepassed a $109 billion highway bill to keep federal surface transportation programs funded for another two years. A multi-year authorization has been stalled over the inability to find funding to pay for what's supposed...
| Mar 16, 2012
| 11:37 AM
The director of an Indiana food pantry cut off from federal aid for asking clients to pray said he's eager to return to work after government officials hinted the decision might soon be reversed.
Paul Brock, director of Community Provisions of Jackson...
| Apr 16, 2012
| 4:33 PM
After two years, the federal program providing billions of dollars to help states and districts close or remake some of their worst-performing schools remains an ambitious work in progress, with roughly 1,200 turnaround efforts under way but still no...
| Apr 20, 2012
| 8:59 AM
Friday, April 20, is the last day for Southern Indiana storm victims to apply for federal assistance.
Storm victims can apply for federal aid for emergency services, debris removal and repairing damaged buildings and homes.
The money is available for...
| Mar 30, 2012
| 11:54 AM
Daniel Pieper, of Hunter Mill Farm in White Hall, donated a $2,500 grant he won to Penn-Mar Human Services in Freeland Tuesday, March 27.
Pieper applied for the grant in December and was informed he was the Baltimore County winner of Monsanto's...
| Jun 21, 2012
| 5:26 PM
U.S. Senators Debbie Stabenow and Carl Levin of Michigan announced Thursday hiring and retention support for the Plainfield Charter Township Fire Department.
The grant comes through the U.S. Department of Homeland Security’s Assistance to...
| Jun 27, 2012
| 6:31 PM
The budget plan passed by the California legislature includes new restrictions on Cal Grants given to students who attend private and for profit colleges.
Governor Brown's proposal reasons that most of the trade and technical schools don't graduate...
| Jun 29, 2012
| 12:14 PM
The census bureau this week declared New Orleans the fastest growing city in America. The Crescent City outpaced some other fast growing metro areas from right next door in Texas.
That's interesting. A state that didn't receive any federal aid...
| Dec 4, 2011
Megan Connors of Harford County says she got a great education at Auburn University but a brutal lesson on private student loans.
Federal aid wasn't enough to cover four years at the Alabama school, so Connors made up the difference with private loans....