| Dec 2, 2010
| 7:31 AM
The city of Aberdeen has likely narrowed down the future site of the new Alexander Mitchell Library to three locations.
A nine-member committee made up of city officials and library board members studied 10 different sites for the library, which...
| Aug 2, 2010
| 7:26 PM
Matthew Falconer, a commercial real-estate developer, says he wants to save small businesses from the crushing weight of government waste.
So the 49-year-old Republican has embarked on a largely self-financed campaign to win Central Florida's most...
| Jan 21, 2011
| 1:26 PM
Lancaster County Commissioner Scott Martin wants to ban Project Labor Agreements for Construction Projects in the county. A project labor agreement or PLA requires all contractors, whether they are unionized or not, to subject themselves and their...
| Aug 17, 2010
| 4:24 AM
In just over a week, Alaskans will head to the polls for the Aug. 24 primary. This week Channel 2 begins a series of stories profiling issues and candidates appearing on the ballot, beginning with Ballot Measure 1, an initiative dealing with lobbying...
| Sep 20, 2010
Beeline fares: The City Council on Tuesday will hold a special meeting at 2:30 p.m. to discuss a proposed fare increase and service cuts for the Glendale Beeline bus service.
City transportation commissioners voted 4 to 1 last week to recommend that the...
| Jun 24, 2011
| 11:59 AM
For several hundred people meeting in Anchorage this week, when opportunity knocks, it comes in the form of a government contract. They came from all over the United States, to learn how to utilize a Small Business Administration program aimed at creating...
| Jul 7, 2011
| 5:09 PM
Two new government contracts won by AECOM Technology Corp. will preserve 420 jobs at Letterkenny Army Depot as the company begins to handle technical support services at the depot.
The affected employees, who were working under an existing contract, will...
| Mar 9, 2011
| 5:19 PM
A free program is available to help business owners win government contracts at Fort Detrick in Frederick, Md.
Christine Demas, director of the Fort Detrick Business Development Office, said Wednesday during a Hagerstown-Washington County Chamber of...
| Aug 27, 2011
| 1:48 AM
A sizable crowd turned out for the Business and Entrepreneurship Center workshop for government contracting Friday in El Centro.
The BEC’s goal is to help small businesses “thrive” with the use of workshops hosted by organizations...
| Sep 7, 2011
| 3:44 PM
HMS Technologies, near Martinsburg, W.Va., has a contract with the federal government to scan Facebook and Twitter posts to tip off agencies such as the FBI about people who brag they are going to do harmful things, HMS founder and President Harry M....
| Sep 19, 2011
| 10:58 AM
Mayor Greg Ballard detailed upgrades to the City-County Building (CCB) Monday that are reducing the city’s environmental footprint and resulting in guaranteed energy savings of $750,000 annually for the next 15 years. The sustainability measures...
| Oct 9, 2011
Over the centuries, at the same time military might has been building borders, shaping national identities and protecting ways of life, it's also been building our wardrobes, shaping our silhouettes and taking fledgling brands to the front lines of...