De Blasio, Bratton Talk Police, Community Relations With Urban MinistersMayor Bill de Blasio and Police Commissioner Bill Bratton met with urban ministers Tuesday following New York City's decision to hire nearly 1,300 new police officers as part of its $78.5 billion budget agreement.
Senate Leader Says GE May Be Using Conn. Budget As Layoff CoverGeneral Electric says the idea that it has been planning layoffs in Connecticut and plans to use the state's just-passed budget as "cover'' is completely untrue.
Local Leaders Fear State Budget Cuts In Conn Will Take A Toll On Cities, TownsDanbury Mayor Mark Boughton is watching the situation at the capital carefully. He said cuts by the state could have a dramatic impact locally.
New York City Council Asks For $103M To Repair Roads In Budget ResponseNew York City Council wants to spend more to fix roads, however the money wasn't outlined in the mayor's original budget proposal.
North Hempstead Board Member Reportedly Not In Favor Of Pay Raises For City EmployeesThe town of North Hempstead approved pay raises for employees this past week, but some are not happy about the increases.
Christie: Transportation Trust Fund 'Not A Crisis At The Moment'Gov. Chris Christie says the state's imperiled transportation trust fund is not ``a crisis at the moment'' and that talks with legislative leaders to replenish it continue.
Finance Expert Says Winter Weather Can Impact Household's Bottom LineIt's been a very long winter for many parts of the country, but in addition to being a nuisance, snowstorm after snowstorm could be costing us more than we think.
De Blasio To Allocate $70M Over 5 Years To Cut Down Ambulance Response TimesCity officials said the funding will allow for the fire department to staff 45 additional ambulance shifts and employ 149 additional Emergency Medical Service dispatchers.
Nassau County Executive Ed Mangano Lists Options For Plugging Budget Hole If Speed Cameras RepealedThe Legislature is expected to unanimously approve a repeal of Nassau's controversial speed camera program Monday.
Westchester Executive Astorino Unveils $1.76 Billion Budget PlanAstorino said he is open to discussion regarding the budget, but not outside of what he called the markers: a balanced budget, no increase in county taxes, and no borrowing.
5 Tips For Budget Travel To ItalyTraveling to Italy is a wonderful but expensive adventure. Make the most of your money with these five budget tips.
NJ TRANSIT Approves Fifth Consecutive Budget With No Fare HikesFor the fifth consecutive year, NJ TRANSIT approved a budget Wednesday that did not include any fare hikes.
Protesters Crash Christie Town Hall Meeting After He Passes Budget, Vetoes Tax HikesNew Jersey Gov. Chris Christie was interrupted several times Tuesday, as he defended his veto of a series of tax hikes to fund the state employee pension system.
Mayor Bill De Blasio, City Council Agree On $75 Billion Budget PlanNew York City lawmakers have agreed on a $75 billion budget for the fiscal year that begins July 1.
How To Buy A Car With Bad CreditIt's not easy, but when you need transportation, there are ways to find a car despite a low credit score.