| Oct 14, 2013
| 1:58 PM
UNION BEACH, N.J. (AP) — Bart Sutton fought with his insurance company for a year over what it would cost to rebuild his flood-damaged home, then gave up in frustration and tore it down. A week later, the money came through.
Simone and Ken...
| Jul 23, 2013
| 12:38 PM
Nearly 3,000 of New Jersey's most flood-prone homes may be lifted above the water's reach under a program unveiled Monday, the latest of several rebuilding initiatives rolled out in the aftermath of Superstorm Sandy.
The federally funded $100 million...
| Sep 16, 2013
| 4:23 PM
As Allentown Mayor Ed Pawlowski sets his sights on the governor’s mansion, he'll also face a contested race for mayor here at home. W. Michael Donovan, an unaffiliated independent candidate who will challenge Pawlowski in the fall, stepped up his...
| Jul 15, 2013
When James Russell learned that he had a rare form of appendix cancer, he thoroughly investigated his treatment options.
His research led him to Dr. Armando Sardi, a surgical oncologist at Mercy Medical Center in Baltimore who is one of a few...
| Sep 7, 2013
| 11:13 AM
Federal and state probes into the Community Renewal Team are continuing, according to a new audit report — while the Hartford anti-poverty agency has quietly severed a controversial payroll arrangement with its former CEO that had attracted...
| Sep 5, 2013
| 1:26 PM
United Arts of Central Florida announced today that it has awarded a round of its new mini-grants.
Seven organizations will share $10,873 in grants given by the organization, which supports arts and cultural groups in Orange, Osceola, Lake and...
| Aug 24, 2013
| 8:17 PM
PIERRE — Uncertainty over the direction Congress and the White House might take has South Dakota Department of Transportation officials preparing for a potential 30 percent reduction in federal highway aid starting in 2015 and putting some...
| Aug 16, 2013
| 10:51 AM
Dr. Craig Hendrix is exploring a novel concept: whether antiviral drugs can be absorbed through certain areas of the body to prevent sexual transmission of HIV.
To test such hypotheses, Hendrix and his Johns Hopkins colleagues typically can put up...
| Jul 11, 2013
| 7:14 AM
PETOSKEY -- A former roadside park near Petoskey has moved out of public use, but proceeds from its sale now give a boost to other community resources.
On Wednesday, the Rotary Club of Petoskey announced a round of grant funding to help seven community...
| Aug 6, 2013
| 5:43 AM
SCOTTSDALE, Ariz. (AP) — On a warm spring evening, hundreds of investment bankers, venture capitalists and geeky tech entrepreneurs gathered near the pool at the Phoenician, a luxury resort outside Phoenix, for a high-profile gathering of...
| Jul 5, 2013
| 4:22 PM
Somerset County officials are calling on Gov. Martin O'Malley's administration to revise an application for $8.6 million in federal aid, saying it will render many families hurt by the remnants of Hurricane Sandy ineligible for money to rebuild.