| Sep 24, 2012
| 10:30 AM
Professional Transportation, Inc. (PTI), a crew transportation services provider, announced plans Monday to expand its headquarters here, creating up to 100 new jobs by 2015.
The Evansville-headquartered company, which recently acquired Coach America's...
| Sep 25, 2012
| 3:52 PM
Baltimore’s Board of Estimates is expected to approve the sale of the Senator Theatre to its current operators Wednesday for $500,000.
Senator Theatre LLC, a company controlled by James “Buzz” Cusack and his daughter, Kathleen Lyon, has...
| Sep 26, 2012
| 2:47 PM
Baltimore's spending panel agreed Wednesday to sell the historic Senator Theatre at a $310,000 loss — over the objections of the city's comptroller.
"I just think it's too generous," said Comptroller Joan M. Pratt, citing the city's purchase of the...
| Sep 26, 2012
| 10:25 AM
The deadline to apply for a property tax credit that, on average, cuts more than $1,000 off a homeowner's tax bill, has been extended until the end of October.
Maryland residents can apply for the Homeowners’ Property Tax Credit through October 31,...
| Oct 1, 2012
| 4:00 PM
Beginning this week, Maryland's Department of Assessments and Taxation can begin penalizing homeowners who received a homestead credit this year as a result of deception.
Penalties will be issued on an ad hoc basis as the department learns of violators,...
| Sep 26, 2012
| 1:03 PM
Governor Mitch Daniels joined executives from RACO, a division of Hubbell Incorporated (NYSE: HUBB and HUBA), Wednesday to announce the company's plans to relocate its distribution center from South Holland, Ill. to here, creating up to 77 new jobs by...
| Sep 27, 2012
| 4:54 AM
AscenaRetail Group, Inc., a national specialty retailer of apparel for women and tween girls, has announced plans to expand its operations in Greencastle, creating up to 242 new jobs by 2018.
Ascena, which acquired Charming Shoppes, Inc. in June,...
| Aug 13, 2012
| 5:57 AM
When Mayor Greg Ballard unveils his proposed 2013 city budget Monday night, the nearly billion dollar spending plan will rest in a $65 million pool of red ink.
Democrats say they’ve been left in the dark about the mayor’s spending plan that...
| Jul 16, 2012
| 7:58 AM
The ink was barely dry on Baltimore City’s new property tax bills when we spotted fresh errors in the way some historic tax credits were recently calculated.
If this sounds familiar, it should. On June 24 The Sun published the results of an...
| Jul 17, 2012
| 9:57 AM
The Joliet City Council Monday approved zoning changes to allow converting a long-shuttered downtown church into low-income housing for senior citizens.
St. Mary’s Carmelite Church was days away from a wrecking ball when a Chicago-based developer...
| Jul 30, 2012
| 7:47 AM
Apex Benefits Group, Inc., an employee benefits service provider, announced plans today to expand its headquarters here, creating up to 25 high-wage jobs by 2016.
The company, which provides services to private, non-profit and public companies, will...