| Jun 28, 2014
State residents, past or present, have left behind nearly enough unclaimed property to pay for a new XL Center, the proposed downtown minor-league baseball stadium and the $55 refund once promised for every current taxpayer in Connecticut.
| Jun 5, 2014
| 7:07 AM
A plan for a large, 31-story resort and mall on International Drive has been downsized by 50 feet and about 200 hotel rooms, after bumping up against the city’s density limits for its location.
The project, called iSquare Mall & Hotel, was on an...
| Jun 12, 2014
| 2:23 PM
A cofounder of Longwood-based sports news website Saturday Down South says he’s hiring up to 15 new employees after attracting new investment.
The company recently accepted a $5 million valuation with a 10 percent capital investment of $600,000,...
| Jun 27, 2014
Shares of action camcorder maker GoPro Inc. surged in their initial public offering Thursday, and no one was happier than the private equity firms that got to cash in on the deal.
This year's IPO boom has helped to propel the stock market, boost...
| Jun 30, 2014
| 8:42 PM
The slugfest at American Apparel Inc. showed no signs of calming down as ousted Chief Executive Dov Charney increased his ownership stake and the retailer's board maneuvered to block him from retaking control.
Charney revealed late Monday that he paid...
| Jul 1, 2014
| 7:45 PM
Two weeks after his humiliating ouster from American Apparel Inc., Dov Charney's seemingly doomed quest to take back the clothing company he founded has gained surprising traction.
In an unorthodox move, the scandal-plagued Los Angeles chief executive...
| Jun 17, 2014
| 8:31 AM
1. Legendary minor league owner Joe Buzas purchased the Eastern League's Syracuse franchise for $25,000 in 1957 and moved the team to Allentown, Pa. Buzas would relocate the Red Sox Double A affiliate to Reading, Pa., Pittsfield, Mass. and Pawtucket, R.I....
| Jun 13, 2014
| 5:58 PM
Rock Cats owner Josh Solomon doesn't like being called a liar. Nobody likes being called a liar. And that's probably as good a place as any to start.
Solomon, who has reached a tentative deal to move the Double A baseball team 13 miles from New...
| Jul 4, 2014
| 5:00 AM
The corporate soap opera at American Apparel Inc. has taken another dramatic turn.
Standard General, the hedge fund that appeared to be riding to ousted Chief Executive Dov Charney's defense, now is portraying itself as American Apparel's best hope...
| Jul 7, 2014
| 2:57 PM
Faced with a staggering $40 million pricetag on replacing its aging lakefront water treatment plant, Glencoe is considering partnering with the Northwest Water Commission to dramatically reduce the cost, officials said.
"They have been looking for a...
| Jul 6, 2014
| 2:07 PM
Amended plans for a mixed-use development in the former Ben Franklin store have been approved by the Palos Heights City Council.
The council did not discuss the plans last week before voting, but Michael Coogan, owner of Brigid Capital Investments and...