| Feb 7, 2014
| 4:13 AM
(The writer is a Reuters contributor. The opinions expressed are his own.)
NEW YORK (Reuters) - Think of successful people, and the mind usually defaults to areas of personal achievement. A Wall Street CEO, maybe, or a hotshot lawyer, or a billionaire...
| Feb 10, 2014
The Mercedes-Benz Corporate Run series has set the dates for its 5K events in South Florida: Fort Lauderdale on April 3, West Palm Beach on April 16 and Miami on April 24.
The races start at 6:45 p.m. and have been dubbed "Florida's Largest Office...
| Jan 18, 2014
| 9:00 PM
Winter Park Memorial Hospital officials had their dukes up, on the defensive.
On the line, a caller with an ominous question: “What are you doing at the hospital to my son?" Rather than a straight jab, the caller threw a curve: "My son came home...
| Dec 25, 2013
| 5:39 PM
On a wet Saturday near Griffith Park, a dozen teenage girls shovel manure, trudge through mud and try to stay warm. But soon everyone perks up because another horse-riding lesson is about to begin.
The lessons are provided by Taking the Reins, a...
| Dec 28, 2013
| 1:38 PM
This marks the 10th annual installment of "The 25 Most Powerful People in Central Florida."
The anniversary seems like a good time to remember why we publish this each year.
It's not to stroke egos. (Heaven knows, that's the last thing a few folks...
| Dec 31, 2013
| 5:12 PM
On Sunday, we unveiled the first part of "The 25 Most Powerful People in Central Florida."
It featured a mix of corporate leaders, three members of Congress, two rabble-rousers and one well-known judge.
Today, we unveil the top 10 as we finish up...
| Jan 12, 2014
| 5:00 AM
The gig: Chong Guk "C.G." Kum is president and chief executive of Hanmi Financial Corp., the oldest bank based in L.A.'s Koreatown. Nearly 10% of Hanmi's loans were delinquent in 2010. But the bank has cut that to 1%, raised capital and in June it hired...
| Dec 11, 2013
| 7:56 AM
While elected officials all over Connecticut and the world weigh in this week with messages of humanity a year after Newtown, one voice should rightly stand out.
On Tuesday morning, before a friendly crowd at the Middlesex Chamber of Commerce's annual...
| Sep 17, 2013
| 6:22 PM
Access to affordable, quality health care for poor Americans varies dramatically among states — with Florida ranking among the nation's worst, according to a new study released today.
The report from the nonprofit Commonwealth Fund found a...
| Sep 20, 2013
Columbia: Joseph P. Engelhart, 69, of Columbia passed away Wednesday, Sept. 18, 2013, surrounded by his loving family in Brookings.
A memorial Mass will be held at 10:30 a.m. Saturday, Sept. 21, 2013, at Sacred Heart Catholic Church in Aberdeen....
| Nov 10, 2013
Michael McKenna is licking his chops, looking forward to free meals on Sunday and Monday in honor of Veterans Day.
"I'm planning on going to Denny's for breakfast, Olive Garden for lunch and either Applebee's or Golden Corral for dinner," the retired...
| Nov 13, 2013
| 9:23 AM
Thank you, Rob Ford.
Thank you for making American politicians look so good. It’s almost as though the mayor of Toronto was planted north of the border just to make the American citizenry think to itself: “Hey, we thought our guys were...