| Mar 5, 2015
| 8:50 AM
As everyone knows only too well, April 15 is rapidly approaching. In preparation for tax day, Help Squad reached out to two CPAs for some professional advice on your behalf: Julie Martin, a Glenview-based CPA, and Curtis Webley of Webley's Accounting...
| Feb 21, 2015
Quandel Construction Group awarded project
Adams County-based Knouse Foods Cooperative, Inc. has selected Quandel Construction Group, a local construction firm, to provide construction management services for their new wastewater treatment facility at...
| Feb 21, 2015
| 5:12 PM
Twenty-three local charities were the beneficiaries this year when the Pasadena-Foothills Assn. of Realtors Charitable Foundation distributed $94,000 in donations. Representatives from each nonprofit gathered with foundation committee members last month...
| Feb 26, 2015
| 7:23 PM
The Clinton Foundation accepted millions of dollars from seven foreign governments during Hillary Rodham Clinton's tenure as secretary of state, including one donation that violated its ethics agreement with the Obama administration, foundation...
| Mar 5, 2015
| 11:36 AM
“How can you sit silently by while others throw stones at you?” It’s a frequent question from those who champion the merits and value of USC Verdugo Hills Hospital, as we work through routine contract negotiations with labor unions....
| Mar 10, 2015
| 5:35 PM
Poor David Geffen. By giving $100 million to New York's Lincoln Center to rename Avery Fisher Hall after himself, he's become the new focus of a philanthropic debate that has gone on for decades.
There are three schools of thought when it comes to big-...
| Mar 11, 2015
Barbara and Dick Schmidt keep three sets of schedules: his, hers and the Schmidt Family Foundation.
The largesse of Dick Schmidt's family fortune continues to be seen and felt all over town. Florida Atlantic University has the Charles E. Schmidt name on...
| Mar 8, 2015
| 9:24 PM
Hillary Rodham Clinton's tenure as secretary of state was supposed to be a central argument for her forthcoming run for president. Her globe-trotting record as the nation's chief diplomat, her role championing women's empowerment and gay rights, and her...
| Mar 6, 2015
| 7:44 PM
Former Health and Human Services Secretary Donna Shalala has been tapped to run the Clinton Foundation as Hillary Rodham Clinton prepares for her expected 2016 presidential campaign and the philanthropy faces scrutiny of its fundraising practices....
| Feb 24, 2015
| 4:47 PM
State Sen. Dan Duffy has asked Attorney General Lisa Madigan and the Illinois Commerce Commission to investigate ComEd's use of ratepayer funds for charitable contributions.
Duffy cited a story in the Sunday Chicago Tribune that detailed how ComEd, the...
| Feb 20, 2015
| 2:00 PM
AUSTIN, Texas — Lance Armstrong is getting back on his bike, this time to raise money for the charity he founded and was later pressured to leave.
Armstrong has set up a fundraising team for the Livestrong Challenge ride in Austin in October. It...