Advisory Council

Latest stories

3h
Weirton Daily Times
Program honors Black History MonthThe presentations titled "From Slavery to Freedom" will be held Feb. 23 on the
Program honors Black History Month
Weirton Daily Times / Posted 3 hours ago
The presentations titled "From Slavery to Freedom" will be held Feb. 23 on the Weirton campus in Room 243; Feb. 24 in the Wheeling campus Student Union and Feb. 25 on the New Martinsville campus in Room 110. There is no cost to attend, and the... Read more
4h
Summit Daily News
Meet the candidates for Summit County’s municipal electionsWith the April 5 municipal elections on the horizon, a full list of municipal c
Meet the candidates for Summit County’s municipal elections
Summit Daily News / Posted 4 hours ago
With the April 5 municipal elections on the horizon, a full list of municipal candidates was released in early February. This spring, the towns of Breckenridge, Silverthorne, Frisco and Dillon will each have four seats to fill — for Breckenridge and... Read more
5h
Summit Daily News
Meet the candidates for this year’s municipal electionsWith the April 5 municipal elections on the horizon, a full list of municipal c
Meet the candidates for this year’s municipal elections
Summit Daily News / Posted 5 hours ago
With the April 5 municipal elections on the horizon, a full list of municipal candidates was released in early February. This spring, the towns of Breckenridge, Silverthorne, Frisco and Dillon will each have four seats to fill — for Breckenridge and... Read more
8h
Daily Press
Daily Press lawsuit over court records goes to trial TuesdayA trial is scheduled to begin in Newport News Tuesday in a lawsuit filed by the
Daily Press lawsuit over court records goes to trial Tuesday
Daily Press / Posted 8 hours ago
A trial is scheduled to begin in Newport News Tuesday in a lawsuit filed by the Daily Press seeking access to a statewide database of circuit court records. The lawsuit, filed in August by the newspaper and reporter Dave Ress, argues that the state... Read more
9h
Daily Press
Hard to see in the darkIt's not as if Virginia's open records law is a beacon of sunshine to begin wit
Hard to see in the dark
Daily Press / Posted 9 hours ago
It's not as if Virginia's open records law is a beacon of sunshine to begin with. After all, we live in a state in which exemptions to openness abound, with all sorts of ways state and local governments can keep important information from the... Read more
13h
Crain's Chicago Business
All cities can learn something from the Flint water crisisFlint's water crisis is not an aberration, but a culmination. It did not start
All cities can learn something from the Flint water crisis
Crain's Chicago Business / Posted 13 hours ago
Flint's water crisis is not an aberration, but a culmination. It did not start with a chorus of warnings of lead in drinking water, and it will not end solely by delivering safe drinking water—a fundamental human right—to every home and business in... Read more
15h
The Journal-Standard
YMCA could bring first community pool to Winnebago Posted Feb. 13, 2016 at 12:30 PM Posted Feb. 13, 2016 at 12:30 PM WINNEBAGO
YMCA could bring first community pool to Winnebago
The Journal-Standard / Posted 15 hours ago
Posted Feb. 13, 2016 at 12:30 PM Posted Feb. 13, 2016 at 12:30 PM WINNEBAGO — Some residents are already pleading with YMCA officials to include a deep, underground pool at a branch that's being... Read more
1d
The Lewistown Sentinel
Area reps talk with university officialsThe meeting was held by the Penn State Outreach and Marketing offices and inclu
Area reps talk with university officials
The Lewistown Sentinel / Posted yesterday
The meeting was held by the Penn State Outreach and Marketing offices and included members of the Penn State Lewistown Learning Center advisory board, as well as commissioners from both Mifflin and Juniata counties, and other leaders throughout the... Read more
1d
Statesboro Herald
Mosley to run for commission seat againBulloch County Commissioner Ray Mosley announced this week he intends to run fo
Mosley to run for commission seat again
Statesboro Herald / Posted yesterday
Bulloch County Commissioner Ray Mosley announced this week he intends to run for re-election to the District 1A post. Mosley was appointed by Bulloch County's Superior Court judges in 2004 to serve six months of an unexpired term of former... Read more
1d
The Morning Call
Lehigh announces $5.5 million giftA Lehigh University alumnus who started and led several companies in the techno
Lehigh announces $5.5 million gift
The Morning Call / Posted yesterday
A Lehigh University alumnus who started and led several companies in the technology sector is giving a $5.5 million gift to fund a dean of engineering. The gift will create the Charles S. Strauch and Nan Strauch Endowed Deanship at the P.C. Rossin... Read more
1d
The Fremont Argus
Raiders staying put for a year at least, no hike in ticket pricesFederal relief for Alameda County low-income renters In a move that could safe
Raiders staying put for a year at least, no hike in ticket prices
The Fremont Argus / Posted yesterday
Federal relief for Alameda County low-income renters In a move that could safeguard Section 8 tenants throughout Alameda County, the Department of Housing and Urban Development boosted by 34 percent the rents it will pay landlords for the federal... Read more
1d
BC Local News
Funding for Xolhemet will continue women's empowermentIt's a program that helps abused women in Chilliwack gain their power back. Th
Funding for Xolhemet will continue women's empowerment
BC Local News / Posted yesterday
It's a program that helps abused women in Chilliwack gain their power back. The Xolhemet Society has been running its Women's Empowerment Group for eight years, and the group just received word of a $25,000 boost from the province to keep it... Read more
1d
The Chilliwack Progress
Funding for Xolhemet will continue women's empowermentIt's a program that helps abused women in Chilliwack gain their power back. Th
Funding for Xolhemet will continue women's empowerment
The Chilliwack Progress / Posted yesterday
It's a program that helps abused women in Chilliwack gain their power back. The Xolhemet Society has been running its Women's Empowerment Group for eight years, and the group just received word of a $25,000 boost from the province to keep it... Read more
1d
The Rhinelander Daily News
Crescent holds third annual Winter OlympicsMike CheslockCommunity education CoordinatorThe third annual Crescent Winter Ol
Crescent holds third annual Winter Olympics
The Rhinelander Daily News / Posted yesterday
Mike CheslockCommunity education CoordinatorThe third annual Crescent Winter Olympics, held on Friday, Jan. 29, was a huge success. Teachers organized teams by selecting from a pool of amazing and enthusiastic student-athletes from each grade level.... Read more
1d
Zero Hedge
Why Yellen's Testimony Was Not Dovish Enough: Bank CEOs Told Her The 'Economy Is Stronger Than Markets Imply'Every quarter members of the Fed meet with 12 representatives of the U.S. banki
Why Yellen's Testimony Was Not Dovish Enough: Bank CEOs Told Her The 'Economy Is Stronger Than Markets Imply'
Zero Hedge / Posted yesterday
Every quarter members of the Fed meet with 12 representatives of the U.S. banking industry who comprise the Federal Advisory Council. This is what the Fed says about this specific council: The Federal Advisory Council (FAC), which is composed of... Read more
1d
E-Commerce Times
NIST Risk-Assessment Framework Shapes Federal Cybersecurity StrategyThe U.S. government is under pressure to improve cybersecurity and is meeting t
NIST Risk-Assessment Framework Shapes Federal Cybersecurity Strategy
E-Commerce Times / Posted yesterday
The U.S. government is under pressure to improve cybersecurity and is meeting that challenge with a commitment to substantially enhance spending for protecting IT systems. The Obama administration projected that the federal budget for cybersecurity... Read more
1d
Fortune
How Employers Are Reacting to the Zika Virus to Keep Workers SafeSome 38% of U.S. multinationals, universities and non-profits surveyed by an ar
How Employers Are Reacting to the Zika Virus to Keep Workers Safe
Fortune / Posted yesterday
Some 38% of U.S. multinationals, universities and non-profits surveyed by an arm of the State Department are allowing female employees to defer travel or leave countries where the Zika virus has been reported. A fifth of the 321 respondents said... Read more
1d
Northern Daily Leader
Organ donation chief Yael Cass departs as donation rate improvesThe chief executive officer of the Organ and Tissue Authority (OTA) has quietly
Organ donation chief Yael Cass departs as donation rate improves
Northern Daily Leader / Posted yesterday
The chief executive officer of the Organ and Tissue Authority (OTA) has quietly vacated her position following a controversial probe into the rate of organ donation in Australia that largely vindicated her performance. The chief executive officer of... Read more
6 related stories
1d
The Young Witness
Organ donation chief Yael Cass departs as donation rate improvesThe chief executive officer of the Organ and Tissue Authority (OTA) has quietly
Organ donation chief Yael Cass departs as donation rate improves
The Young Witness / Posted yesterday
The chief executive officer of the Organ and Tissue Authority (OTA) has quietly vacated her position following a controversial probe into the rate of organ donation in Australia that largely vindicated her performance. The chief executive officer of... Read more
6 related stories
1d
Western Advocate
Organ donation chief Yael Cass departs as donation rate improvesThe chief executive officer of the Organ and Tissue Authority (OTA) has quietly
Organ donation chief Yael Cass departs as donation rate improves
Western Advocate / Posted yesterday
The chief executive officer of the Organ and Tissue Authority (OTA) has quietly vacated her position following a controversial probe into the rate of organ donation in Australia that largely vindicated her performance. The chief executive officer of... Read more
6 related stories
1d
Daily Liberal
Organ donation chief Yael Cass departs as donation rate improvesThe chief executive officer of the Organ and Tissue Authority (OTA) has quietly
Organ donation chief Yael Cass departs as donation rate improves
Daily Liberal / Posted yesterday
The chief executive officer of the Organ and Tissue Authority (OTA) has quietly vacated her position following a controversial probe into the rate of organ donation in Australia that largely vindicated her performance. The chief executive officer of... Read more
6 related stories
1d
The Border Mail
Organ donation chief Yael Cass departs as donation rate improvesThe chief executive officer of the Organ and Tissue Authority (OTA) has quietly
Organ donation chief Yael Cass departs as donation rate improves
The Border Mail / Posted yesterday
The chief executive officer of the Organ and Tissue Authority (OTA) has quietly vacated her position following a controversial probe into the rate of organ donation in Australia that largely vindicated her performance. The chief executive officer of... Read more
6 related stories
1d
Illawarra Mercury
Organ donation chief Yael Cass departs as donation rate improvesThe chief executive officer of the Organ and Tissue Authority (OTA) has quietly
Organ donation chief Yael Cass departs as donation rate improves
Illawarra Mercury / Posted yesterday
The chief executive officer of the Organ and Tissue Authority (OTA) has quietly vacated her position following a controversial probe into the rate of organ donation in Australia that largely vindicated her performance. The chief executive officer of... Read more
6 related stories
1d
The Post-Standard
Cindy L. Chase Alvarado graduated from West Genesee High SchoolCindy Lynn Chase Alvarado, 52, of Mt. Airy, Md., died Wednesday, February 3, 20
Cindy L. Chase Alvarado graduated from West Genesee High School
The Post-Standard / Posted yesterday
Cindy Lynn Chase Alvarado, 52, of Mt. Airy, Md., died Wednesday, February 3, 2016, at her home. A graduate of West Genesee High School, she received a bachelor of science in education from SUNY Fredonia. She taught in California for 10 years and then... Read more
2d
Channel NewsAsia
Zika pushes 38 per cent of US businesses surveyed to let workers defer tripsREUTERS: Almost 38 per cent of U.S. multinationals, universities and non-profit
Zika pushes 38 per cent of US businesses surveyed to let workers defer trips
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 2 days ago
REUTERS: Almost 38 per cent of U.S. multinationals, universities and non-profits surveyed by an arm of the State Department are allowing female employees to defer travel or leave countries where the Zika virus has been reported. A fifth of the 321... Read more
2 related stories
2d
The Malaysian Insider
After Deepa case, Putrajaya mulls changing child custody acts Published: 12 February 2016 5:00 PM Minister in the Prime Minister's Departm
After Deepa case, Putrajaya mulls changing child custody acts
The Malaysian Insider / Posted 2 days ago
Published: 12 February 2016 5:00 PM Minister in the Prime Minister's Department Nancy Shukri says Putrajaya plans to change three acts on child custody and property rights in case there... Read more
2d
Finextra
FinLab puts down $3 million to find ways to address financial shocksThe Financial Solutions Lab (FinLab), an innovation programme created by the Ce
FinLab puts down $3 million to find ways to address financial shocks
Finextra / Posted 2 days ago
The Financial Solutions Lab (FinLab), an innovation programme created by the Center for Financial Services Innovation (CFSI) and founding partner JPMorgan Chase, has opened applications for a £3 million, two-year challenge to address financial... Read more
2d
Greeley Tribune
Residents begin terms on Weld County advisory boardsThe Board of Weld County Commissioners has appointed and reappointed several re
Residents begin terms on Weld County advisory boards
Greeley Tribune / Posted 2 days ago
The Board of Weld County Commissioners has appointed and reappointed several residents to advisory boards, including those who oversee workforce development and the housing authority. » Daryl Wiest will replace Terry Gertge as the crop science... Read more
2d
The Economic Times
Zika pushes 38 percent of U.S. businesses surveyed to let workers defer tripsSome 38 percent of U.S. multinationals, universities and non-profits surveyed b
Zika pushes 38 percent of U.S. businesses surveyed to let workers defer trips
The Economic Times / Posted 2 days ago
Some 38 percent of U.S. multinationals, universities and non-profits surveyed by an arm of the State Department are allowing female employees to defer travel or leave countries where the Zika virus has been reported. A fifth of the 321 respondents... Read more
2 related stories
2d
KCEN-TV
Black Panther Party's legacy of Black Power enduresOAKLAND (USA TODAY) - For many Americans, the name “Black Panthers” brings to m
Black Panther Party's legacy of Black Power endures
KCEN-TV / Posted 2 days ago
OAKLAND (USA TODAY) - For many Americans, the name “Black Panthers” brings to mind young, stone-faced black men in berets and black leather coats and carrying rifles. Those images were either exhilarating, terrifying or world-changing, depending on... Read more
3 related stories
2d
Daily Princetonian
James Agolia '16, Andrew Nelson '16 win Pyne PrizeJames Agolia ’16 and Andrew Nelson ’16 were named the recipients of the 2016 Mo
James Agolia '16, Andrew Nelson '16 win Pyne Prize
Daily Princetonian / Posted 2 days ago
James Agolia ’16 and Andrew Nelson ’16 were named the recipients of the 2016 Moses Taylor Pyne Honor Prize on Wednesday afternoon. The Pyne Prize is the University’s highest general distinction and is awarded to undergraduates who display excellent... Read more
2d
USA Today
Black Panther Party's legacy of Black Power enduresOAKLAND - For many Americans, the name “Black Panthers” brings to mind young, s
Black Panther Party's legacy of Black Power endures
USA Today / Posted 2 days ago
OAKLAND - For many Americans, the name “Black Panthers” brings to mind young, stone-faced black men in berets and black leather coats and carrying rifles. Those images were either exhilarating, terrifying or world-changing, depending on who was... Read more
3 related stories
2d
Inquirier.net
Tax cuts ‘doable’–GringoCampaign kick-off of VP Jejomar Binay for president and Sen. Gringo Honasan vie
Tax cuts ‘doable’–Gringo
Inquirier.net / Posted 2 days ago
Campaign kick-off of VP Jejomar Binay for president and Sen. Gringo Honasan vie-president held in Nueve de Pebrero, Brgy. Addition Hills, Mandaluyong City. Showing support for him are Benhur Abalos (L) and Sen. Juan Ponce Enrile. The United... Read more
2d
Orillia Packet & Times
Visitors welcomed at RVH 24/7Starting today Royal Victoria Regional Health Centre (RVH) is opening its doors
Visitors welcomed at RVH 24/7
Orillia Packet & Times / Posted 2 days ago
Starting today Royal Victoria Regional Health Centre (RVH) is opening its doors to welcome families and visitors 24/7 as part of its new Family Presence Policy. This change from traditional visiting hours (2 p.m. to 8 p.m.) to open visitation is an... Read more
2 related stories
2d
Barrie Examiner
Visitors welcomed at RVH 24/7Starting today Royal Victoria Regional Health Centre (RVH) is opening its doors
Visitors welcomed at RVH 24/7
Barrie Examiner / Posted 2 days ago
Starting today Royal Victoria Regional Health Centre (RVH) is opening its doors to welcome families and visitors 24/7 as part of its new Family Presence Policy. This change from traditional visiting hours (2 p.m. to 8 p.m.) to open visitation is an... Read more
2 related stories
2d
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Little Rock School District leader says new changes in placeThe Little Rock School District has recently completed a series of changes aime
Little Rock School District leader says new changes in place
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 2 days ago
The Little Rock School District has recently completed a series of changes aimed at fixing problems that led to its takeover by the state one year ago, the superintendent of the district told a meeting of the state Board of Education Thursday. Those... Read more
2d
Adirondack Daily Enterprise
New degree at NCCCCollege officials say students who graduate with an associate's degree in Child
New degree at NCCC
Adirondack Daily Enterprise / Posted 2 days ago
College officials say students who graduate with an associate's degree in Child and Family Services will help fill a need for more social workers in the North Country. They also hope it, along with other new degree programs in the state approval... Read more
2d
Irish Central
Ireland lost in fiscal space during election 2016Minister for Justice and Equality Frances Fitzgerald and Taoiseach Enda Kenny a
Ireland lost in fiscal space during election 2016
Irish Central / Posted 2 days ago
Minister for Justice and Equality Frances Fitzgerald and Taoiseach Enda Kenny at a Dublin press conference on Monday. Photo by: Photocall Ireland They're off! As expected, Taoiseach Enda Kenny called the election last Wednesday and we are now one... Read more
2d
Daily Press
More ethics reform? redistricting? ho hum, Virginians sayEthics reform and redistricting to end the traditional Virginia practice of pol
More ethics reform? redistricting? ho hum, Virginians say
Daily Press / Posted 2 days ago
Ethics reform and redistricting to end the traditional Virginia practice of politicians drawing lines to insure their re-election the General Assembly both drew yawns from Virginians in a new poll conducted by Christopher Newport University students... Read more
2d
Rappler
Binay's proposed income tax exemption ‘good for the masses’FOR THE POOR. Vice President Jejomar Binay delivers his speech during his campa
Binay's proposed income tax exemption ‘good for the masses’
Rappler / Posted 2 days ago
FOR THE POOR. Vice President Jejomar Binay delivers his speech during his campaign rally at the covered court of San Sebastian Recoletos de Cavite on February 11. Photo by Lito Boras/Rappler CAVITE, Philippines – The camp of Vice President Jejomar... Read more
291 related stories
2d
Crain's Detroit Business
Signs of trouble at Michigan DEQ, years before Flint lead crisisPhoto by Bridge Magazine A 2010 federal audit of the Michigan Department of Env
Signs of trouble at Michigan DEQ, years before Flint lead crisis
Crain's Detroit Business / Posted 2 days ago
Photo by Bridge Magazine A 2010 federal audit of the Michigan Department of Environmental Quality expressed concern about how thoroughly the agency was testing lead levels as part of its water safety program. Years before a lead-poisoning crisis... Read more
2d
The Economic Times
On ease of doing business Haryana will rank in the top five: Haryana CM KhattarHe was in Chennai leading a delegation as a part of the road show for the ensui
On ease of doing business Haryana will rank in the top five: Haryana CM Khattar
The Economic Times / Posted 2 days ago
He was in Chennai leading a delegation as a part of the road show for the ensuing 'Happening Haryana-Global Investors Summit' to be held in Gurgaon on March 7-8, 2016. "In the next round of ranking of states Haryana will figure in the top five... Read more
6 related stories
2d
New Kerala
On ease of doing business Haryana will rank in the top five: Haryana CM Khattar (Chennai, Feb 11 : Haryana will figure among the top five states on the aspect o
On ease of doing business Haryana will rank in the top five: Haryana CM Khattar (
New Kerala / Posted 2 days ago
Chennai, Feb 11 : Haryana will figure among the top five states on the aspect of ease of doing business in the next round of rankings, Haryana Chief Minister Manohar Lal Khattar has said. He was here leading a delegation as a part of the road show... Read more
6 related stories
2d
CBC.ca
Ottawa Hospital, feds, kept experimental farm land deal under wraps: documentsKey stakeholders in a controversial decision in 2014 to lease land from the Cen
Ottawa Hospital, feds, kept experimental farm land deal under wraps: documents
CBC.ca / Posted 2 days ago
Key stakeholders in a controversial decision in 2014 to lease land from the Central Experimental Farm (CEF) to The Ottawa Hospital were kept in the dark in advance of the official announcement, according to recently released documents. Among those... Read more
3d
The North West Star
All Stars threat sparks call by Indigenous ex-players for greater say in gameLeading Indigenous ex-players insist Chris Sarra's place on the ARL Commission
All Stars threat sparks call by Indigenous ex-players for greater say in game
The North West Star / Posted 3 days ago
Leading Indigenous ex-players insist Chris Sarra's place on the ARL Commission must be taken by another Indigenous commissioner and want a body set up below the NRL that would control funding at grassroots level. Leading Indigenous ex-players insist... Read more
3d
Inquirier.net
Binay to plug revenue loss from income tax exemptionPresidential aspirant Vice President Jejomar Binay (2nd from left) observed Ash
Binay to plug revenue loss from income tax exemption
Inquirier.net / Posted 3 days ago
Presidential aspirant Vice President Jejomar Binay (2nd from left) observed Ash Wednesday at the Diocesan Shrine of Jesus in the Holy Sepulchre in Laguna with running mate Senator Gringo Honasan and ousted Laguna governor ER Ejercito. MARC JAYSON... Read more
3d
iol.co.za
Only private players will speed up SA Connect lagThe ANC government’s fixation with its developmental state as the apex service
Only private players will speed up SA Connect lag
iol.co.za / Posted 3 days ago
The ANC government’s fixation with its developmental state as the apex service delivery vehicle is proving to be the major impediment to the delivery of South Africa Connect – an ambitious and inclusive broadband policy to connect 100 percent of the... Read more
3 related stories
3d
Sydney Morning Herald
Organ donation chief Yael Cass departs as donation rate improvesThe chief executive officer of the Organ and Tissue Authority (OTA) has quietly
Organ donation chief Yael Cass departs as donation rate improves
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 3 days ago
The chief executive officer of the Organ and Tissue Authority (OTA) has quietly vacated her position following a controversial probe into the rate of organ donation in Australia that largely vindicated her performance. Yael Cass emailed staff in... Read more
6 related stories
3d
Daily Record
OPINION: Military social engineering unproductiveWith the approval of President Obama, Defense Secretary Ashton Carter continues
OPINION: Military social engineering unproductive
Daily Record / Posted 3 days ago
With the approval of President Obama, Defense Secretary Ashton Carter continues pressing social engineering changes in the military. Thus far the Obama administration has lifted the ban on “Don’t ask, don’t tell” and having women serve in all... Read more
3d
Rappler
Australia targets 2017 referendum on Aboriginal recognitionAustralian Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull arrives at a press conference at Par
Australia targets 2017 referendum on Aboriginal recognition
Rappler / Posted 3 days ago
Australian Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull arrives at a press conference at Parliament House in Canberra, Australia, February 5, 2016. Mick Tsikas/EPA SYDNEY, Australia – Australian Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull on Thursday, February 11, said a... Read more
124 related stories
More

People in this news