| Nov 8, 2014
| 5:35 AM
Colonial Athletic Association
The Colonial Athletic Association re-invents itself. Membership finally has stabilized after the last round of conference realignment, providing a (mostly) comfortable balance in scheduling and travel. Elon's addition...
| Nov 12, 2014
| 5:25 PM
BLACKSBURG — There are blue-chip recruits, the borderline prospects that need to find the right position in college, guys that might be able to make an impact for a college football program if they get all the breaks — and then there's Wade...
| Oct 22, 2014
| 2:30 AM
Like many people over 50, I regularly receive invitations to seminars held at pricey local restaurants. Typically, these invitations offer a free lunch or dinner along with a presentation on how to make the most of retirement income and assets. I've often...
| Oct 20, 2014
| 7:18 PM
Ruling that transmission rates in New England are too high, federal energy regulators have ordered Northeast Utilities, United Illuminating and other electric companies to issue an estimated $70 million in refunds to ratepayers.
Of that, as much as $30...
| May 31, 2014
| 5:49 PM
Old Dominion baseball coach Chris Finwood knows precisely when a benefit of Conference USA membership became evident: Monday, May 26, 2014, 12:42 p.m.
That's when ODU's name flashed across the TV screen during the NCAA baseball tournament selection...
| Oct 7, 2014
| 3:03 PM
PennEast Pipeline is pulling back from sending its officials to appear at municipal meetings after a series of heavily attended public forums in New Jersey last week.
Company officials are still scheduled to appear briefly Wednesday evening at a meeting...
| Oct 6, 2014
| 2:55 PM
California’s political watchdog agency will consider quadrupling a fine against newly reelected CalPERS board Vice President Priya Mathur for failing to file timely campaign finance reports for 2012 and 2013.
The proposed penalty follows a...
| Sep 30, 2014
| 4:28 PM
Frontier Communications passed the final major hurdle in its pursuit of acquiring AT&T Connecticut's wireline operations Tuesday when utility regulators approved the $2 billion telecom deal.
In its approval, the state Public Utilities Regulatory...
| Oct 9, 2014
| 7:03 AM
PennEast has upped the size of the natural gas pipeline it plans to route through Northampton County from the originally proposed 30-inch diameter to 36 inches.
And it has filed a more detailed route that takes the pipeline through Moore Township,...
| Oct 15, 2014
| 9:25 AM
Frontier Communications pocketed Wednesday the final regulatory approval it needs to wrap up its $2 billion acquisition of AT&T's wireline operations in Connecticut.
The state Public Utilities Regulatory Authority affirmed the stipulations first...
| Oct 13, 2014
| 7:00 AM
On Feb. 9, 2011, natural gas from a cracked cast-iron pipe fueled a massive explosion that lit up the sky in Allentown, killing five people and destroying eight row homes at 13th and Allen streets.
The explosion echoed another — just six months...