New funding to come online for Waynesboro start-ups in 2017

WAYNESBORO – $51,000 in new start-up grant money will be available to Waynesboro entrepreneurs looking to launch businesses in 2017, the city announced …

New EMTA funding split to be reflected in city, county budgets

The new arrangement for providing the state-required local share of funding for the Erie Metropolitan Transit Authority – a key component of EMTA's new 10-year operating charter deal – will be reflected in the 2017 budgets for both the city of Erie

Sen. Hwang, Rep Kupchick Applaud Funding for Operation Hope

FAIRFIELD, CT – Sen. Tony Hwang and Rep. Brenda Kupchick today applauded the approval of $21,000 in funding for Operation Hope.

British Swimming Announces 2016-2017 Funding Program

British Swimming has named 55 athletes to its World Class Performance Programme for the 2016-2017 season. All 55 will be eligible for funding and advanced …

Material Recycling Dominates $668M Funding for "Circular Economy" Technologies

Of the total funding of $668 million from 2011 through the first quarter of 2016, material recycling captured a 69 percent share and accounted for 65 percent of the total 155 deals.

State funding boost comes in response to uptick in violent crime in Annapolis

Gov. Larry Hogan's office on Wednesday said it increased funding for an Annapolis crime-fighting initiative because of "the notable uptick in violent crime" in the city.

MPO seeks funding for Free Bridge improvements, pedestrian bridge

In 2014, the General Assembly passed House Bill 2 that mandated VDOT switch to a process that requires projects to compete with each other for funding. Projects are scored on how well they relieve congestion, encourage economic development and other …

USDA Announces Telemedicine Funding to Address Opioid Epidemic in Appalachia

USDA Announces Telemedicine Funding to Address Opioid Epidemic in Appalachia. ABINGDON, Virginia, June 30, 2016 – Agriculture Secretary Tom Vilsack today announced five Distance Learning and Telemedicine (DLT) grant awards to help provide …

Why a Viral Tweet Blaming Divvy for School Funding Problems Is Misguided

Chicago residents have every right to be angry about the sorry state of the Chicago Public School funding. But don't scapegoat the Divvy bike-share system, a bargain for local taxpayers that could have a positive effect on our city's wealth inequality

Clinton Slams Foundation Donor Countries for Funding Terrorism

She scolded the governments of Gulf countries for not doing enough to prevent citizens from funding extremists, singling out Saudi Arabia, Qatar, and Kuwait.