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Pilipino Star
No blanket authority to DOTrwe do need to pass emergency powers very soon!” “Carmaggedon on a Friday night
No blanket authority to DOTr
Pilipino Star / Posted 8 hours ago
we do need to pass emergency powers very soon!” “Carmaggedon on a Friday night!” “Approaching 3 hours here in NAIA area…” “INFRA projects need to be fast tracked!” And who has not suffered three to four hours of travel for the roughly... Read more
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Times of Malta
Paceville of the future: a forest of glassy high-rise towers?2020. A new master plan for Malta’s entertainment and tourist district, launch
Paceville of the future: a forest of glassy high-rise towers?
Times of Malta / Posted 9 hours ago
2020. A new master plan for Malta’s entertainment and tourist district, launched for public consultation by the Planning Authority this week, maps out how a shabby area could be regenerated to become a “prime coastal location” with a mix of... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
In San Francisco, a sinking skyscraper and a deepening disputegiven to potential buyers. The streets below the tower could be “congested and
In San Francisco, a sinking skyscraper and a deepening dispute
The Sacramento Bee / Posted yesterday
given to potential buyers. The streets below the tower could be “congested and noisy,” and the landscaping in the common areas could change, subject to availability of certain species of plants. But the 21-page disclosure document left out what... Read more
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The Mercury News
Testing of trains to occur for one-year proceeding Milpitas BART Station’s fall 2017 openingThe 10-mile, $2.3 billion Bay Area Rapid Transit Silicon Valley Berryessa Exten
Testing of trains to occur for one-year proceeding Milpitas BART Station’s fall 2017 opening
The Mercury News / Posted 2 days ago
The 10-mile, $2.3 billion Bay Area Rapid Transit Silicon Valley Berryessa Extension is getting powered up and remains on track for completion by fall 2017. Here in town, test trains are expected to run on the tracks leading into the Milpitas BART... Read more
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Petluma360.com
SMART considering banning talking on cellphones aboard trainsconsidering banning talking on cellphones aboard trains THE PRESS DEMOCRAT | S
SMART considering banning talking on cellphones aboard trains
Petluma360.com / Posted 2 days ago
considering banning talking on cellphones aboard trains THE PRESS DEMOCRAT | September 23, 2016, 8:41AM On the North Bay commuter trains set to launch by the end of the year, passengers will be able to sip beer or wine, surf the internet... Read more
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Boston Globe
San Francisco’s Millennium Tower gives residents a sinking feelinggiven to potential buyers. The streets below the tower could be “congested and
San Francisco’s Millennium Tower gives residents a sinking feeling
Boston Globe / Posted 2 days ago
given to potential buyers. The streets below the tower could be “congested and noisy,” and the landscaping in the common areas could change, subject to availability of certain species of plants. But the 21-page disclosure document left out what... Read more
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Pacific Coast Business Times
Commission calls for more comment on Phillips 66 crude-by-rail planhas elected to hear more public comment on the Phillips 66 crude-by-rail propos
Commission calls for more comment on Phillips 66 crude-by-rail plan
Pacific Coast Business Times / Posted 3 days ago
has elected to hear more public comment on the Phillips 66 crude-by-rail proposal in light of new findings from the Surface Transportation Board regarding preemption and a revised proposal. The Surface Transportation Board recently commented on a... Read more
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Daily Mail
Philadelphia will test paint that sprays urine back at the offenderResidents and visitors of Philadelphia will soon think twice before urinating i
Philadelphia will test paint that sprays urine back at the offender
Daily Mail / Posted 4 days ago
Residents and visitors of Philadelphia will soon think twice before urinating in public. The Southern Pennsylvania Transportation Authority is set to test a special paint in subways that sprays urine back at offenders in bid to combat complaints of... Read more
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The San Angelo Standard-Times
Soon, you might have to pay to see San Francisco’s ‘most crooked street’one of the city's most popular tourist destinations, meaning the neighborhood i
Soon, you might have to pay to see San Francisco’s ‘most crooked street’
The San Angelo Standard-Times / Posted 4 days ago
one of the city's most popular tourist destinations, meaning the neighborhood is always bustling. The San Francisco County Transportation Authority (SFCTA) recently presented possible solutions to curb tourist traffic, one being a toll to access... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Benicia rejects plan to bring oil trains to Valero refinerypetroleum giant Valero to bring trains filled with crude oil from as far away a
Benicia rejects plan to bring oil trains to Valero refinery
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 4 days ago
petroleum giant Valero to bring trains filled with crude oil from as far away as Canada and North Dakota to the company’s Bay Area refinery. The City Council’s unanimous vote against the proposal late Tuesday came amid mounting outcry that... Read more
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The Kitsap Sun
Soon, you might have to pay to see San Francisco’s ‘most crooked street’one of the city's most popular tourist destinations, meaning the neighborhood i
Soon, you might have to pay to see San Francisco’s ‘most crooked street’
The Kitsap Sun / Posted 4 days ago
one of the city's most popular tourist destinations, meaning the neighborhood is always bustling. The San Francisco County Transportation Authority (SFCTA) recently presented possible solutions to curb tourist traffic, one being a toll to access... Read more
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San Francisco Chronicle
Benicia rejects plan to bring oil trains to Valero refinerypetroleum giant Valero to bring trains filled with crude oil from as far away a
Benicia rejects plan to bring oil trains to Valero refinery
San Francisco Chronicle / Posted 4 days ago
petroleum giant Valero to bring trains filled with crude oil from as far away as Canada and North Dakota to the company’s Bay Area refinery. The City Council’s unanimous vote against the proposal late Tuesday came amid mounting outcry that... Read more
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Wichita Falls Times Record News
Soon, you might have to pay to see San Francisco’s ‘most crooked street’one of the city's most popular tourist destinations, meaning the neighborhood i
Soon, you might have to pay to see San Francisco’s ‘most crooked street’
Wichita Falls Times Record News / Posted 4 days ago
one of the city's most popular tourist destinations, meaning the neighborhood is always bustling. The San Francisco County Transportation Authority (SFCTA) recently presented possible solutions to curb tourist traffic, one being a toll to access... Read more
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The Record Searchlight
Soon, you might have to pay to see San Francisco’s ‘most crooked street’one of the city's most popular tourist destinations, meaning the neighborhood i
Soon, you might have to pay to see San Francisco’s ‘most crooked street’
The Record Searchlight / Posted 4 days ago
one of the city's most popular tourist destinations, meaning the neighborhood is always bustling. The San Francisco County Transportation Authority (SFCTA) recently presented possible solutions to curb tourist traffic, one being a toll to access... Read more
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USA Today
Soon, you might have to pay to see San Francisco’s ‘most crooked street’one of the city's most popular tourist destinations, meaning the neighborhood i
Soon, you might have to pay to see San Francisco’s ‘most crooked street’
USA Today / Posted 4 days ago
one of the city's most popular tourist destinations, meaning the neighborhood is always bustling. The San Francisco County Transportation Authority (SFCTA) recently presented possible solutions to curb tourist traffic, one being a toll to access... Read more
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KHQ Spokane
Mad Minute stories from Tuesday, September 20thagency plans to try urine-repelling paint to combat smells and complaints about
Mad Minute stories from Tuesday, September 20th
KHQ Spokane / Posted 4 days ago
agency plans to try urine-repelling paint to combat smells and complaints about cleanliness. The Southeastern Pennsylvania Transportation Authority will run a trial this fall of a product called Ultra-Ever Dry, a surface coating that makes urine... Read more
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Boston Globe
MBTA to target ‘troubled trees’, after 21 of them interrupted service over the last yearDo you know of a “troubled tree” along the Green Line’s D Branch? The Massachu
MBTA to target ‘troubled trees’, after 21 of them interrupted service over the last year
Boston Globe / Posted 5 days ago
Do you know of a “troubled tree” along the Green Line’s D Branch? The Massachusetts Bay Transportation Authority wants to help it out. More to the point, the MBTA wants to remove any branch that’s in danger of falling onto its light rail tracks and... Read more
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The Massachusetts Daily Collegian
Bridging the divide between eastern and western Massachusettsthe divide between eastern and western Massachusetts Coming from a freshman st
Bridging the divide between eastern and western Massachusetts
The Massachusetts Daily Collegian / Posted 5 days ago
the divide between eastern and western Massachusetts Coming from a freshman straight of out the Boston metropolitan area, western Massachusetts is a very different place. It goes beyond the unrecognizable, mountainous geography and the... Read more
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The Florida Times-Union
Rutherford, Bruderly and Koniz bios and questionnaireslike a business, operating under a bottom-up, cost-efficient “lean management”
Rutherford, Bruderly and Koniz bios and questionnaires
The Florida Times-Union / Posted 6 days ago
like a business, operating under a bottom-up, cost-efficient “lean management” system. As Sheriff, John tackled one of our area’s toughest problems: crime. Because of his leadership, in 2011, crime in Jacksonville was at a 40-year low for violent... Read more
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KTHV Little Rock
Philadelphia transit agency to test urine-repelling paintagency plans to try urine-repelling paint to combat smells and complaints about
Philadelphia transit agency to test urine-repelling paint
KTHV Little Rock / Posted 6 days ago
agency plans to try urine-repelling paint to combat smells and complaints about cleanliness. The Southeastern Pennsylvania Transportation Authority will run a trial this fall of a product called Ultra-Ever Dry. The surface coating has been used in... Read more
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Manila Bulletin
Gov’t to hike airports’ night flight landing capabilitiesbe able to accommodate an increasing number of flights as flight operations wil
Gov’t to hike airports’ night flight landing capabilities
Manila Bulletin / Posted 7 days ago
be able to accommodate an increasing number of flights as flight operations will not be limited to daytime,” Civil Aviation Authority of the Philippines (CAAP) Assistant Director General Capt. Donaldo Mendoza said in a media interview on the... Read more
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Q13 FOX Seattle
Philadelphia transit agency to test urine-repelling paintagency plans to try urine-repelling paint to combat smells and complaints about
Philadelphia transit agency to test urine-repelling paint
Q13 FOX Seattle / Posted 8 days ago
agency plans to try urine-repelling paint to combat smells and complaints about cleanliness. The Southeastern Pennsylvania Transportation Authority will run a trial this fall of a product called Ultra-Ever Dry. The surface coating has been used in... Read more
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Manila Bulletin
Philadelphia transit agency to test urine-repelling paintThe Southeastern Pennsylvania Transportation Authority will run a trial this fa
Philadelphia transit agency to test urine-repelling paint
Manila Bulletin / Posted 8 days ago
The Southeastern Pennsylvania Transportation Authority will run a trial this fall of a product called Ultra-Ever Dry, a surface coating that makes urine spray back on the offender. SEPTA spokesman Andrew Busch said complaints are common for any... Read more
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Palo Alto Weekly
Council candidates make their pitches at Palo Alto forumcreate the two South of Forest Avenue, also known as SOFA, plans, which resulte
Council candidates make their pitches at Palo Alto forum
Palo Alto Weekly / Posted 9 days ago
create the two South of Forest Avenue, also known as SOFA, plans, which resulted in a new community vision for a downtown area after the relocation of the Palo Alto Medical Foundation. Other prominent areas can benefit from similar visions, with... Read more
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Newser
Philadelphia Will Start Using Urine-Repelling Painttry urine-repelling paint to combat smells and complaints about cleanliness, th
Philadelphia Will Start Using Urine-Repelling Paint
Newser / Posted 9 days ago
try urine-repelling paint to combat smells and complaints about cleanliness, the AP reports. The Southeastern Pennsylvania Transportation Authority will run a trial this fall of a product called Ultra-Ever Dry, a surface coating that makes urine... Read more
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WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey
SEPTA to test urine-repelling paintThe Philadelphia area's main transit agency plans to try urine-repelling paint
SEPTA to test urine-repelling paint
WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey / Posted 9 days ago
The Philadelphia area's main transit agency plans to try urine-repelling paint to combat smells and complaints about cleanliness. The Southeastern Pennsylvania Transportation Authority will run a trial this fall of a product called Ultra-Ever Dry.... Read more
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KPLC Lake Charles
Philadelphia transit agency to test urine-repelling paintagency plans to try urine-repelling paint to combat smells and complaints about
Philadelphia transit agency to test urine-repelling paint
KPLC Lake Charles / Posted 9 days ago
agency plans to try urine-repelling paint to combat smells and complaints about cleanliness. The Southeastern Pennsylvania Transportation Authority will run a trial this fall of a product called Ultra-Ever Dry, a surface coating that makes urine... Read more
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KSWO Lawton-Wichita Falls
Philadelphia transit agency to test urine-repelling paintagency plans to try urine-repelling paint to combat smells and complaints about
Philadelphia transit agency to test urine-repelling paint
KSWO Lawton-Wichita Falls / Posted 9 days ago
agency plans to try urine-repelling paint to combat smells and complaints about cleanliness. The Southeastern Pennsylvania Transportation Authority will run a trial this fall of a product called Ultra-Ever Dry. The surface coating has been used in... Read more
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The Columbian
Philadelphia transit agency to test urine-repelling paintagency plans to try urine-repelling paint to combat smells and complaints about
Philadelphia transit agency to test urine-repelling paint
The Columbian / Posted 9 days ago
agency plans to try urine-repelling paint to combat smells and complaints about cleanliness. The Southeastern Pennsylvania Transportation Authority will run a trial this fall of a product called Ultra-Ever Dry. The surface coating has been used in... Read more
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KXXV Waco
Philadelphia transit agency to test urine-repelling paintagency plans to try urine-repelling paint to combat smells and complaints about
Philadelphia transit agency to test urine-repelling paint
KXXV Waco / Posted 9 days ago
agency plans to try urine-repelling paint to combat smells and complaints about cleanliness. The Southeastern Pennsylvania Transportation Authority will run a trial this fall of a product called Ultra-Ever Dry. The surface coating has been used in... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Transit agency to test urine-repelling paintagency plans to try urine-repelling paint to combat smells and complaints about
Transit agency to test urine-repelling paint
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 9 days ago
agency plans to try urine-repelling paint to combat smells and complaints about cleanliness. The Southeastern Pennsylvania Transportation Authority will run a trial this fall of a product called Ultra-Ever Dry. The surface coating has been used in... Read more
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Wichita Falls Times Record News
Philadelphia transit agency to test urine-repelling paintagency plans to try urine-repelling paint to combat smells and complaints about
Philadelphia transit agency to test urine-repelling paint
Wichita Falls Times Record News / Posted 9 days ago
agency plans to try urine-repelling paint to combat smells and complaints about cleanliness. The Southeastern Pennsylvania Transportation Authority will run a trial this fall of a product called Ultra-Ever Dry. The surface coating has been used in... Read more
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The San Angelo Standard-Times
Philadelphia transit agency to test urine-repelling paintagency plans to try urine-repelling paint to combat smells and complaints about
Philadelphia transit agency to test urine-repelling paint
The San Angelo Standard-Times / Posted 9 days ago
agency plans to try urine-repelling paint to combat smells and complaints about cleanliness. The Southeastern Pennsylvania Transportation Authority will run a trial this fall of a product called Ultra-Ever Dry. The surface coating has been used in... Read more
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Chattanooga Times Free Press
Philadelphia transit agency to test urine-repelling paintagency plans to try urine-repelling paint to combat smells and complaints about
Philadelphia transit agency to test urine-repelling paint
Chattanooga Times Free Press / Posted 9 days ago
agency plans to try urine-repelling paint to combat smells and complaints about cleanliness. The Southeastern Pennsylvania Transportation Authority will run a trial this fall of a product called Ultra-Ever Dry. The surface coating has been used in... Read more
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FOX Carolina
Philadelphia transit agency to test urine-repelling paintagency plans to try urine-repelling paint to combat smells and complaints about
Philadelphia transit agency to test urine-repelling paint
FOX Carolina / Posted 9 days ago
agency plans to try urine-repelling paint to combat smells and complaints about cleanliness. The Southeastern Pennsylvania Transportation Authority will run a trial this fall of a product called Ultra-Ever Dry. The surface coating has been used in... Read more
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The Seattle Times
Transit agency testing paint that makes urine spray back on offenderagency plans to try urine-repelling paint to combat smells and complaints about
Transit agency testing paint that makes urine spray back on offender
The Seattle Times / Posted 9 days ago
agency plans to try urine-repelling paint to combat smells and complaints about cleanliness. The Southeastern Pennsylvania Transportation Authority will run a trial this fall of a product called Ultra-Ever Dry. The surface coating has been used in... Read more
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San Francisco Chronicle
Artist Jenny Holzer gets a million-dollar SF commissionarchitectural environments, has been awarded a major commission for a work to b
Artist Jenny Holzer gets a million-dollar SF commission
San Francisco Chronicle / Posted 10 days ago
architectural environments, has been awarded a major commission for a work to be integrated into San Francisco’s new Transbay Transit Center. The Board of Directors of the Transbay Joint Powers Authority voted last Thursday, Sept. 8, to award a... Read more
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The Manteca Bulletin
$950M ACE PLANForward — the proposed hybrid northern end of the California High Speed Rail to
$950M ACE PLAN
The Manteca Bulletin / Posted 10 days ago
Forward — the proposed hybrid northern end of the California High Speed Rail to extend service initially from Merced to the Bay Area — has the potential of increasing Altamont Corridor Express ridership 350% to 6 million by 2025. That’s just one of... Read more
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WJXT Jacksonville
Military, families to be honored at Notre Dame-Navy gameapplication to participate in the program by visiting jaxsports.com. Chosen par
Military, families to be honored at Notre Dame-Navy game
WJXT Jacksonville / Posted 12 days ago
application to participate in the program by visiting jaxsports.com. Chosen participants will receive a ticket to the game, transportation to and from EverBank Field from set locations throughout the city compliments of the Jacksonville... Read more
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Crain's New York Business
Construction and engineering firm proposes creating a new Brooklyn neighborhood the size of Battery Park Cityunits of housing, much of it in new residential towers that would rise on under
Construction and engineering firm proposes creating a new Brooklyn neighborhood the size of Battery Park City
Crain's New York Business / Posted 12 days ago
units of housing, much of it in new residential towers that would rise on underutilized Brooklyn sites owned by the Port Authority of New York and New Jersey and the city. The company plans to unveil the proposal Tuesday at the NYU Rudin Center... Read more
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Crain's New York Business
Construction and engineering firm proposes creating a new Brooklyn neighborhood the size of Battery Park Cityunits of housing, much of it in new residential towers that would rise on under
Construction and engineering firm proposes creating a new Brooklyn neighborhood the size of Battery Park City
Crain's New York Business / Posted 13 days ago
units of housing, much of it in new residential towers that would rise on underutilized Brooklyn sites owned by the Port Authority of New York and New Jersey and the city. The company plans to unveil the proposal Tuesday at the NYU Rudin Center... Read more
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NBC Bay Area
Dismal '49ers Express Train' SalesThe Santa Clara Valley Transportation Authority had hoped to sell 2,500 "49ers
Dismal '49ers Express Train' Sales
NBC Bay Area / Posted 13 days ago
The Santa Clara Valley Transportation Authority had hoped to sell 2,500 "49ers Express Train" tickets as a way to get football fans to Levi's Stadium faster, and to offset rising taxpayer costs. Instead, the VTA had only sold 11 of those season... Read more
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The New Yorker
The Real Heroes Are Deadthat he remembered everything she’d said.) Rescorla told her that he was divorc
The Real Heroes Are Dead
The New Yorker / Posted 14 days ago
that he remembered everything she’d said.) Rescorla told her that he was divorced, with two children, and was living in the area to be near them. He had been married for many years, but he and his wife had grown apart, and when he felt his children... Read more
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Boston Globe
Elizabeth Warren rallies with janitors for better pay and working conditionswho provide cleaning services for places like the Prudential Center, Northeaste
Elizabeth Warren rallies with janitors for better pay and working conditions
Boston Globe / Posted 15 days ago
who provide cleaning services for places like the Prudential Center, Northeastern University, and the Massachusetts Bay Transportation Authority expire on Sept. 30, said Roxana Rivera, vice president of Local 32BJ at Service Employees... Read more
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The Mercury News
San Mateo County studies drone regulationsWith commercial and recreational drones exploding in popularity, San Mateo Coun
San Mateo County studies drone regulations
The Mercury News / Posted 15 days ago
With commercial and recreational drones exploding in popularity, San Mateo County has become the latest Bay Area jurisdiction to explore restrictions on the unmanned aircraft, which present both exciting technological opportunities and thorny... Read more
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Boston Globe
The MBTA chooses aptly-named ‘Transit App’ as its favorite smartphone programThe Massachusetts Bay Transportation Authority doesn’t have its own smartphone
The MBTA chooses aptly-named ‘Transit App’ as its favorite smartphone program
Boston Globe / Posted 15 days ago
The Massachusetts Bay Transportation Authority doesn’t have its own smartphone application to help you find the best way to use its system — but it does officially have a favorite app. Earlier this summer, the T held a contest to find the most... Read more
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The Wilmington Star-News
Readers share their memories of 9/11and Penn Station were police yellow-taped shut. I still didn’t know exactly wha
Readers share their memories of 9/11
The Wilmington Star-News / Posted 15 days ago
and Penn Station were police yellow-taped shut. I still didn’t know exactly what happened. I was now in the 32-36 Street area. So, I sat down on a curb to wait things out. When I went into a small breakfast restaurant I saw on TV for the first... Read more
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The Berkeley Daily Planet
Full Text of All Articles The Berkeley Daily PlanetWe’d exchanged emails in February 2015, when I was working on a story about the
Full Text of All Articles The Berkeley Daily Planet
The Berkeley Daily Planet / Posted 16 days ago
We’d exchanged emails in February 2015, when I was working on a story about the inaugural forum of SFBARF (San Francisco Bay Area Renters Federation), in which she’d participated as a panelist representing Palo Alto Forward, the pro-development,... Read more
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San Francisco Chronicle
Bay Bridge emergency fund running low, leaving toll-payers on hookThree years after it opened, the eastern span of the Bay Bridge has been beset
Bay Bridge emergency fund running low, leaving toll-payers on hook
San Francisco Chronicle / Posted 16 days ago
Three years after it opened, the eastern span of the Bay Bridge has been beset with so many problems that a multimillion dollar rainy-day fund set aside for unanticipated expenses has been nearly devoured, leaving toll-payers responsible for any... Read more
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