| Aug 30, 2014
| 4:13 PM
Connecticut ended the 2009 fiscal year with a $926 million deficit and the runaway train of state debt was set to become $4.71 billion after 2010. This was left to us and to our new governor when he came into office.
Should Gov. Dannel P. Malloy have...
| Aug 30, 2014
| 8:57 PM
Norfolk State nearly pulled off one of the best wins in school history Saturday night, but Maine -- ranked 25th in the Football Championship Subdivision -- escaped with a 10-6 home win in Orono in the opener for both teams.
Daniel Collins found the...
| Sep 10, 2014
| 6:57 AM
Orange schools adopted a 2014-15 budget Tuesday that includes a new pre-kindergarten center, teacher training and several new initiatives funded by increasing revenues.
But the extra cash could be short-lived.
The budget includes the final year of...
| Sep 9, 2014
| 11:39 PM
LONG BEACH — "Anchors Aweigh" is intended to be more a fight song than a coaching point. But for the second time in as many games this season, the Newport Harbor High boys' water polo team shoved off almost as if it were tethered to the bottom....
| Sep 10, 2014
| 3:27 PM
HARTFORD — Republican Tom Foley leads Democratic Gov. Dannel P. Malloy by 6 percentage points among likely voters, according to a Quinnipiac University poll released Wednesday morning.
Voters say they believe that Foley, a businessman from...
| Sep 4, 2014
| 4:56 PM
George Arlotto this week became the third Anne Arundel County superintendent in as many years submitting a capital budget proposal — but he said working within the school system for 10 years helped him hammer out the $163.4 million request.
| Sep 2, 2014
| 8:39 AM
Republican candidates Tom Foley and Heather Somers on Tuesday launched an online "No New Taxes Petition" aimed at highlighting Gov. Malloy's 2011 tax hikes, which were the largest in state history.
The Republicans have made the economy a central issue...
| Sep 17, 2014
| 1:54 PM
The Virginia High School League has reported a deficit of $240,000 for the past fiscal year, which ended June 30, but Executive Director Ken Tilley insisted the blame cannot be placed solely at the feet of its reclassification plan.
Tilley said this was...
| Sep 18, 2014
| 6:24 PM
As the Board of Education gave its blessing last week to Superintendent George Arlotto's $163.4 million capital budget request, officials said some projects in the budget may affect coming redistricting efforts in the Annapolis area.
| Sep 19, 2014
| 4:52 AM
The Niles Park Ridge School District 64 administration projects a small operating budget surplus of roughly $641,000 for the 2014-15 school year, but that projection does not take into account the cost of roughly $5.9 million worth of capital...
| Sep 14, 2014
| 3:17 PM
It’s not often Virginia Tech’s players and coaches can look up at the scoreboard in Lane Stadium before the end of the first quarter is even done and find themselves trailing by 20 or more points.
When it has happened, it’s taken place...