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  • Tighter standards on reverse mortgages

    Are reverse mortgages headed in reverse? Based on forthcoming federal rule changes for seniors who expect to apply for one, you might think so. But as a taxpayer, you might say, bravo: Toughening up qualification standards — including such basics as...
  • Corporate-funded group undermines Bondi's role

    Corporate-funded group undermines Bondi's role
    In case there was any doubt about whether Florida Attorney General Pam Bondi is sensitive to conflicts with her responsibility to crack down on corporate bad actors and protect consumers, she delivered a resounding response last weekend. Heck, no....
  • Racing champ Hunter-Reay honors mom who died of cancer

    After his mother died of colon cancer in 2009, South Florida's race car driver Ryan Hunter-Reay dreamed of helping to find a cure and one day dedicating a cancer facility in his mother's honor. On Friday, the Indianapolis 500 champion announced a $2.5...
  • Hebrew school OK'd to expand

    Burbank resident Victoria Sabonjohn was nine months pregnant when she and her husband moved into a home near Jefferson Elementary School, about a mile from Burbank Temple Emanu El, which has a preschool. “We took time driving around the...
  • Prop. 1 bonds a first step in addressing state's water needs

    Prop. 1 bonds a first step in addressing state's water needs
    Even in wet years, there will never be enough Sierra snowpack to give every interest group and every region in California enough inexpensive water to quench every thirst and satisfy every ambition. The state has a long way to go before it properly takes...
  • Apopka's Anderson signs with Tallahassee lobbying firm

    Apopka's Anderson signs with Tallahassee lobbying firm
    Former Apopka Chief Administrative Officer Richard Anderson, who retired in September and was awarded a $132,000-a-year lobbying position with Orange County's second-largest city, has signed on with Ballard Partners, a lobbying firm with an office in Lake...
  • 21 states hope to overturn Maryland's gun control law

    21 states hope to overturn Maryland's gun control law
    Led by West Virginia's attorney general, 21 states have joined a legal effort seeking to overturn Maryland's tough new gun control law. The Maryland statute has no effect on gun laws in their states, but the attorneys general argue in an amicus brief...
  • New CityPlace II Owners Plan 'Aggressive' Leasing Campaign

    New CityPlace II Owners Plan 'Aggressive' Leasing Campaign
    HARTFORD — A New York investment group has purchased CityPlace II, the 18-story, downtown office tower, and it is launching an "aggressive" leasing campaign to plug a 30-percent-plus vacancy. "In many ways, it is a fresh start for CityPlace II...
  • Pauly Cohen: At a spry 92, blowing his own horn

    Pauly Cohen: At a spry 92, blowing his own horn
    Pauly Cohen, the relentlessly upbeat and energetic jazz trumpeter and bandleader from Tamarac, will have a new album in his hands when he arrives for his gig in downtown Miami Wednesday evening. Not bad for 92. The Brooklyn-born Cohen, who has shared...
  • Arlington Heights bails out Metropolis theater, again

    Arlington Heights bails out Metropolis theater, again
    Arlington Heights is again bailing out the Metropolis theater, saving it from collapse in exchange for a newly created committee to oversee its troubled finances. Metropolis Performing Arts Centre, at 111 W. Campbell St., requested $450,000 recently,...
  • Friends of the Libraries: Come meet your district candidates

    As we read about the many places around the world where citizens have little or no choice in selecting leaders, we should be thankful that we have the opportunity to vote for candidates to our many levels of government — from school boards to...