| Nov 5, 2010
| 2:15 PM
Leave the driving — to your car. General Motors' prototype EN-V (Electric Networked Vehicle) promises to let you do just that.
No place to park? The all-electric CityCar, developed by the Massachusetts Institute of Technology, can help out by...
| Oct 31, 2010
| 1:12 PM
The sound is unmistakable: "RRRR, RRRR, rrrrr, rrrrr… click." Then: nothing. It's the sound of a battery dying, and most of us have heard it.
In Florida, we don't have the extreme strain on batteries like car owners do up north, or even in the...
| Feb 24, 2011
| 6:35 AM
New jobs are coming to Botetourt County.
Dynex America Corporation will spend $15 million to expand its facility, creating 95 new jobs. The company makes parts for auto transmissions.
Dynax will expand into the former Johnson Controls building...
| Jan 20, 2011
| 8:41 PM
LOS ANGELES — On April 4, 2006, then-Beverly Hills Unified School District Supt. Jeffrey Hubbard rode to a Sacramento airport with school board member Myra Lurie and the district's facilities director, Karen Anne Christiansen.
During the car ride,...
| Jan 19, 2011
| 7:10 PM
LOS ANGELES — Prosecutors on Wednesday introduced e-mails they say showed a relationship between the superintendent of the Newport-Mesa Unified School District and a former subordinate of his when he worked as schools chief in Beverly Hills.
| Mar 10, 2011
| 8:53 AM
There's a new face at the top for Holland's Tulip Time festival. The festival's Board of Directors has hired Gwen Auwerda out of a pool of more than 180 applicants for the position.
Auwerda is a Hope College graduate who worked for Johnson Controls in...
| Jun 30, 2011
| 4:02 PM
Cook County officials on Thursday pulled the plug on a troubled $44 million effort that left faulty cameras in police cars.
A review of “Project Shield” by County Board President Toni Preckwinkle’s team found an “ill-conceived,...
| Jun 13, 2011
| 2:53 PM
Sherman Jerome Spiegel
August 20, 1936 – June 9, 2011
Mr. Spiegel was born in Lawrence, MA to Mark and Elizabeth (Libby) Spiegel. He graduated from Boston English High School in 1954 and received a BSME from University of Massachusetts at...
| Jan 23, 2012
| 5:29 PM
LOS ANGELES, Calif. (KTLA) -- A jury convicted the former superintendent of the Beverly Hills Unified School District Monday of two felony counts of misappropriation of public funds.
Jeffery Hubbard, 54, now the superintendent of the Newport Mesa Unified...
| Sep 26, 2011
| 9:00 PM
Johnson Controls is teaming with Ottawa County Michigan Works! to fill 100 open positions along the lakeshore.
The company has scheduled a job fair at the Grand Haven Michigan Works! office Tuesday, Sept. 27, from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m.
The jobs are for...
| Aug 19, 2011
| 12:12 PM
A Pasadena jury on Thursday awarded $24.7 million to Los Angeles woman who became a paraplegic after her car seat collapsed during a rear-end collision in 2006. The jury found the car seat was defective.
It took about two and a half days for the jury to...
| Nov 2, 2011
| 9:28 AM
Sedgwick County Commissioners approve a forgiveable loan of $42,500 for Johnson Controls to add jobs in Wichita, but the issue came with long debate.
Last month the City of Wichita also approved a forgiveable loan for the company. In return, Johnson...