| Oct 11, 2012
| 2:13 PM
This week I'm turning to the expertise of retired registered nurse Bernadette Nugent to convey some detailed information on how the Affordable Care Act, in its present form, affects consumers.
Nugent had a 40-year nursing career that included being a...
| Oct 26, 2012
| 2:39 PM
At the recent Governor's Housing Conference in Baltimore, the blue logo of a house with rays of light emanating from behind the roof was ubiquitous.
It's the emblem of one of the conference's main sponsors, Enterprise, and to the roughly 800 people in...
| Oct 22, 2012
| 4:20 PM
About 25,000 Baltimore homeowners who received the Homestead Property Tax Credit this year will lose the sometimes-large break if they don't apply for it by Dec. 31, the Baltimore City Council warned Monday.
The one-time application is a relatively new...
| Oct 24, 2012
| 6:26 AM
Regal Beloit Corporation (NYSE:RBC), a manufacturer of electrical and motion control products, announced plans today to consolidate its operations here, creating up to approximately 50 new jobs by 2015.
The Beloit, Wis.-based company, which...
| Oct 29, 2012
| 10:51 AM
Three decades and more than 25 films into his directing career, and Barry Levinson is still mining his hometown for movie ideas.
But his latest film, a horror-mystery about a murderous parasite let loose in the Chesapeake Bay, is about as far removed...
| Oct 26, 2012
| 6:53 AM
Beyond Payroll, LLC, a provider of payroll and human resources services, announced plans today to relocate its headquarters from Fort Lauderdale, Fla. to Indianapolis, creating up to 59 new jobs by 2016.
The company will lease, renovate and equip 2,000...
| Oct 31, 2012
| 7:17 AM
Hitachi Powdered Metals (USA), Inc., a powdered metal components supplier, announced plans today to expand its operations here, creating up to 60 new jobs by 2014.
Hitachi Powdered Metals (USA), Inc., a subsidiary of Japan-based Hitachi Powdered Metals,...
| Nov 1, 2012
| 1:48 PM
MEET THE CANDIDATES
When Marylanders head to the polls Nov. 6, they will elect members of the U.S. Senate and House of Representatives in addition to casting their ballots for president. Dozens of people are running for a chance to represent the...
| Sep 21, 2012
| 10:46 AM
A Vernon Hills attorney used his bankruptcy clients’ credit cards and also had an employee create bogus tax returns so he could put off paying his student loans and buy a car, federal prosecutors said today.
After the employee was arrested,...
| Sep 22, 2012
| 6:00 PM
As the national economy struggles to find solid footing following the worst economic recession since the Great Depression, candidates for federal office, from the presidential race down to the local congressional races, are locked in a philosophical...
| 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...