Posts Tagged Government business and finance

APNewsBreak: Sandusky won’t get his pension back

In this Oct. 9, 2012, file photo, former Penn State University assistant football coach Jerry Sandusky, center, is taken from the Centre County Courthouse by Centre County Sheriff Denny Nau, left, and a deputy, after being sentenced in Bellefonte, Pa. Sandusky lost a legal battle to restore his $4,900-a-month pension, a benefit that was canceled two years ago after he was sentenced for child molestation. (AP Photo/Matt Rourke, File)

HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) — Former Penn State assistant football coach Jerry Sandusky has lost a legal battle to restore his $4,900-a-month pension, a benefit that was canceled two years ago after he was sentenced for child molestation.

Read the rest of this entry »

Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , ,

Hutchinson considering tax hike for sports arena

In this Friday March 22, 2013 file photo, Vincennes' Deshawn Delaney (33) takes the ball to the hoop over Northwest Florida's Elgin Cook (23) during the second half as Northwest Florida beat Vincennes 76-69 in the semifinal of the 2013 NJCAA Tournament at the Hutchinson Sports Arena in Hutchinson, Kan. Hutchinson residents may soon be able to vote on a sales tax proposal that would help fund a $29 million expansion of the city's 62-year-old sports arena. A committee of community leaders asked the City Council on Tuesday to put the tax increase up for a public vote in April. (AP Photo/The Hutchinson News, Aaron Marineau, File)

HUTCHINSON, Kan. (AP) — Hutchinson residents may soon be able to vote on a proposed sales tax that would help fund a $29 million expansion of the city’s 62-year-old sports arena.

Read the rest of this entry »

Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , ,

Rochester to get $2 million from Bloomberg

ROCHESTER, N.Y. (AP) — Rochester is one of 12 cities across the country receiving grant money from the “Bloomberg Philanthropies’ Innovation Teams” program.

Read the rest of this entry »

Tags: , , , , , , , , , ,