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The Fort Morgan Times
District looking to update budgeting, financial policiesrecently began discussions about a slew of proposed policy changes that would a
District looking to update budgeting, financial policies
The Fort Morgan Times / Posted 3 hours ago
recently began discussions about a slew of proposed policy changes that would affect the district's budgeting process and how much the school board is involved in that process. At the regular meeting last Monday night, the board heard first... Read more
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Mountain View Voice
Acres of office spaceHe has no regrets, he said, except for his grueling workday commute. "It's one
Acres of office space
Mountain View Voice / Posted 7 hours ago
He has no regrets, he said, except for his grueling workday commute. "It's one of those death-and-taxes sort of things," Nault said with a shrug. "But I have customers here who are driving all the way from the El Dorado Hills." This story is a... Read more
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ABC Newspapers
School Board – Anoka-Hennepin School DistrictSchool Board of Anoka-Hennepin Independent School District No. 11 held a regula
School Board – Anoka-Hennepin School District
ABC Newspapers / Posted 12 hours ago
School Board of Anoka-Hennepin Independent School District No. 11 held a regular meeting on Monday, June 27, 2016, at the Sandburg Education Center, Anoka, Minnesota. Vice Chair Anderson called the meeting to order at 6:30 p.m. The following... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Deputy Minister Buti Manamela - Youth in Infrastructure Development 2016 ConferenceKeynote Address by Deputy Minister Manamela at the Youth in Infrastructure Deve
Deputy Minister Buti Manamela - Youth in Infrastructure Development 2016 Conference
AllAfrica.com / Posted 14 hours ago
Keynote Address by Deputy Minister Manamela at the Youth in Infrastructure Development 2016 Conference, Coastlands Hotel, Durban Speaker of the Ethekwini Metro - Councillor Logie Naidoo Chief Executive Officer of the NYDA - Mr Khathu... Read more
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Providence Business News
Will a beefed-up Commerce RI pay off in meaningful job growth?Joe Rando, CEO and president of a small tech company, doesn't hesitate to descr
Will a beefed-up Commerce RI pay off in meaningful job growth?
Providence Business News / Posted yesterday
Joe Rando, CEO and president of a small tech company, doesn't hesitate to describe the importance of public incentives in encouraging his company to move less than 20 miles, over the Massachusetts line, to Providence. Without the $521,000 in Rhode... Read more
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Orange County Register
Sheriff's department to train judges how to get to work safely after head of courts voices concern about homelessSANTA ANA – The sheriff’s department on Friday will train judges and courthouse
Sheriff's department to train judges how to get to work safely after head of courts voices concern about homeless
Orange County Register / Posted yesterday
SANTA ANA – The sheriff’s department on Friday will train judges and courthouse staff how to walk safely between their cars and the workplace, after the head of Orange County superior courts complained that employees felt unsafe around the Civic... Read more
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Daily Maverick
A place for the poor? Realising the right to adequate housing in JohannesburgThe City of Johannesburg or the property owners sought to evict residents of th
A place for the poor? Realising the right to adequate housing in Johannesburg
Daily Maverick / Posted yesterday
The City of Johannesburg or the property owners sought to evict residents of three buildings in Johannesburg: San Jose on the corner of Lily Avenue and Olivia Road in Berea, a derelict building in Carr Street in Newtown, and an abandoned building on... Read more
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LinuxInsider.com
Civil Rights Office Issues Ransomware GuidanceRansomware infections are on the rise, and healthcare organizations are ripe ta
Civil Rights Office Issues Ransomware Guidance
LinuxInsider.com / Posted yesterday
Ransomware infections are on the rise, and healthcare organizations are ripe targets, which may be why the federal government addressed the subject last week. Ransomware attacks have risen from about 1,000 a day last year to 4,000 a day this year,... Read more
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E-Commerce Times
Civil Rights Office Issues Ransomware GuidanceRansomware infections are on the rise, and healthcare organizations are ripe ta
Civil Rights Office Issues Ransomware Guidance
E-Commerce Times / Posted yesterday
Ransomware infections are on the rise, and healthcare organizations are ripe targets, which may be why the federal government addressed the subject last week. Ransomware attacks have risen from about 1,000 a day last year to 4,000 a day this year,... Read more
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The Youngstown Vindicator
Youngstown news, Obituaries, Tributes, FAITH SIMKO, Youngstown, OhioCAMPBELL - Funeral services will be at 11 a.m., Saturday, at St. John the Bapti
Youngstown news, Obituaries, Tributes, FAITH SIMKO, Youngstown, Ohio
The Youngstown Vindicator / Posted 2 days ago
CAMPBELL - Funeral services will be at 11 a.m., Saturday, at St. John the Baptist Orthodox Church for Faith Simko, 78, who passed away Tuesday, July 26, 2016. Faith was born Jan. 6, 1938, in Campbell, the fifth child of John and Anna (Gavaj)... Read more
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Payson Roundup
Minister challenges Rep. GosarMinister turned congressional candidate Ray Strauss once more brought his longs
Minister challenges Rep. Gosar
Payson Roundup / Posted 2 days ago
Minister turned congressional candidate Ray Strauss once more brought his longshot insurgency to Rim Country, with a meet-the-public gathering this week at Tiny’s Restaurant. Strauss is challenging incumbent Congressman Paul Gosar in the Republican... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
REX NELSON: The centenarianHelena attorney David Solomon. Some came from even farther away. Stopping on th
REX NELSON: The centenarian
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 2 days ago
Helena attorney David Solomon. Some came from even farther away. Stopping on the way east for my favorite barbecue sandwich at Craig's in DeValls Bluff, I ran into Helena native Dick Hatfield, who starred alongside his brother Ken on the... Read more
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FOX 43 Harrisburg
Papenfuse asks state about annexing Harrisburg State Hospital groundsSUSQUEHANNA TWP., Pa. – As the state’s Department of General Services considers
Papenfuse asks state about annexing Harrisburg State Hospital grounds
FOX 43 Harrisburg / Posted 3 days ago
SUSQUEHANNA TWP., Pa. – As the state’s Department of General Services considers a plan to sell around 300 acres at the site of the former Harrisburg State Hospital, Harrisburg’s mayor recently inquired about the potential of annexing it. The... Read more
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TribLIVE
Wage theft discovered for Senate cafeteria workerstheft discovered for Senate cafeteria workers WASHINGTON — Hundreds of cafeter
Wage theft discovered for Senate cafeteria workers
TribLIVE / Posted 3 days ago
theft discovered for Senate cafeteria workers WASHINGTON — Hundreds of cafeteria workers who help feed senators and others in the Capitol and nearby office buildings will get back pay totaling more than $1 million because their private... Read more
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NBC New York
Apartment Turned Into 'Deathtrap' to Force Family OutA landlord and two contractors intentionally created "life-threatening" conditi
Apartment Turned Into 'Deathtrap' to Force Family Out
NBC New York / Posted 3 days ago
A landlord and two contractors intentionally created "life-threatening" conditions at an East Harlem apartment to push a couple and their five young children out of their rent-stabilized home, prosecutors say. The landlord and East 115th Street... Read more
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Office of the President - Philippines
The 2016 State of the Nation AddressAlvarez, Vice President Maria Leonor Robredo, former President Fidel Valdez Ram
The 2016 State of the Nation Address
Office of the President - Philippines / Posted 3 days ago
Alvarez, Vice President Maria Leonor Robredo, former President Fidel Valdez Ramos, President Joseph Ejercito Estrada, and President Gloria Macapagal-Arroyo, Chief Justice Maria Lourdes Sereno, Justices of Supreme Court, His Excellency Papal... Read more
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Crain's New York Business
Grave situation for city's funeral homes as death rate drops and customs changeto the burial rites of new populations—or die. After 40 years of working in Wi
Grave situation for city's funeral homes as death rate drops and customs change
Crain's New York Business / Posted 4 days ago
to the burial rites of new populations—or die. After 40 years of working in Williamsburg, Keith Senko thought he’d heard and seen it all. He grew up in the family business, Senko Funeral Home, founded in 1928 on Bedford Avenue. He’d seen the... Read more
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U.S. Department of Energy
FACT SHEET: Obama Administration Announces Federal and Private Sector Actions to Accelerate Electric Vehicle Adoption in the United StatesObama Administration is taking responsible steps to combat climate change, incr
FACT SHEET: Obama Administration Announces Federal and Private Sector Actions to Accelerate Electric Vehicle Adoption in the United States
U.S. Department of Energy / Posted 4 days ago
Obama Administration is taking responsible steps to combat climate change, increase access to clean energy technologies, and reduce our dependence on oil. That is why, today, on the heels of the United States Department of Energy’s (DOE)... Read more
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Pilipino Star
Full text: Duterte's 2016 State of the Nation Addresshis first State of the Nation Address before a joint session of Congress on Mon
Full text: Duterte's 2016 State of the Nation Address
Pilipino Star / Posted 4 days ago
his first State of the Nation Address before a joint session of Congress on Monday. The speech lasted for about an hour and a half as Duterte went off script several times to tell anecdotes, crack some jokes, comment on the contents of the... Read more
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Forest Lake Times
Wyoming goes own way on health care dwellings |On July 5, the Wyoming City Council unanimously voted to opt out of the state s
Wyoming goes own way on health care dwellings |
Forest Lake Times / Posted 4 days ago
On July 5, the Wyoming City Council unanimously voted to opt out of the state statute related to permits and regulation of temporary family health care dwellings. Recently, the state of Minnesota established a state ordinance related to permits and... Read more
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The New Yorker
Why Obama Has Failed to Close Guantánamobegan a chant that grew louder as it spread: “Obama! Obama! Obama!” It was Elec
Why Obama Has Failed to Close Guantánamo
The New Yorker / Posted 5 days ago
began a chant that grew louder as it spread: “Obama! Obama! Obama!” It was Election Night in November of 2008, and the returns had made it clear that Barack Obama had soundly defeated John McCain. The chant echoed from blocky concrete... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Probation officers disrespect Maori - tribunal toldAbout 50 per cent of the male prison population are Maori, and almost 57 per ce
Probation officers disrespect Maori - tribunal told
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 5 days ago
About 50 per cent of the male prison population are Maori, and almost 57 per cent of the female prison muster are Maori. Photo / iStock Corrections staff are often disrespectful to Maori - and a drastic culture change is needed to reduce... Read more
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Royal Oak Daily Tribune
Aug. 2 Primary election: Public safety millage proposalsNine Oakland County townships will have public safety millage rate proposals on
Aug. 2 Primary election: Public safety millage proposals
Royal Oak Daily Tribune / Posted 5 days ago
Nine Oakland County townships will have public safety millage rate proposals on the Aug. 2 primary election ballot. These townships will be proposing either a renewal of the previously adopted millage rate or an increase in order to fund future... Read more
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Crain's Detroit Business
Gary AugustShareholder, Zausmer, August & Caldwell PC, Farmington Hills practices in con
Gary August
Crain's Detroit Business / Posted 5 days ago
Shareholder, Zausmer, August & Caldwell PC, Farmington Hills practices in construction law and insurance disputes from an Oakland County office, but it's nearby Wayne County that's kept him busy in municipal and real estate... Read more
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Crain's Detroit Business
Sale of Willow Run site for American Center for Mobility could close next summerof more than 300 acres at a former World War II bomber factory in Washtenaw Cou
Sale of Willow Run site for American Center for Mobility could close next summer
Crain's Detroit Business / Posted 5 days ago
of more than 300 acres at a former World War II bomber factory in Washtenaw County for use as a testing hub for connected and driverless cars could close by next summer, said those involved with the purchase. Yet even as developers of the planned... Read more
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Crain's New York Business
Grave situation for city's funeral homes as death rate drops and customs changeneeded to adapt to new cultures' rites—or die. After 40 years of working in Wi
Grave situation for city's funeral homes as death rate drops and customs change
Crain's New York Business / Posted 6 days ago
needed to adapt to new cultures' rites—or die. After 40 years of working in Williamsburg, Keith Senko thought he’d heard and seen it all. He grew up in the family business, Senko Funeral Home, founded in 1928 on Bedford Avenue. He’d seen the... Read more
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Gulf News
With terror ruled out, Germany tries to make sense of carnagesay Munich: German Chancellor Angela Merkel convened an emergency meeting of h
With terror ruled out, Germany tries to make sense of carnage
Gulf News / Posted 6 days ago
say Munich: German Chancellor Angela Merkel convened an emergency meeting of her security cabinet on Saturday as police and intelligence services try to identify the motives behind a teenage gunman’s rampage in Munich that left 10 people dead,... Read more
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TechNewsWorld.com
Civil Rights Office Issues Ransomware GuidanceRansomware infections are on the rise, and healthcare organizations are ripe ta
Civil Rights Office Issues Ransomware Guidance
TechNewsWorld.com / Posted 7 days ago
Ransomware infections are on the rise, and healthcare organizations are ripe targets, which may be why the federal government addressed the subject last week. Ransomware attacks have risen from about 1,000 a day last year to 4,000 a day this year,... Read more
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FierceTelecom
Frontier sued for alleged misuse of $40.5M in federal broadband stimulus fundsas competitive provider Citynet is suing the telco over abusing $40.5 million i
Frontier sued for alleged misuse of $40.5M in federal broadband stimulus funds
FierceTelecom / Posted 7 days ago
as competitive provider Citynet is suing the telco over abusing $40.5 million in federal stimulus funds to build a broadband network that would lock out competitors in the state. In the lawsuit, Citynet accuses Frontier of double-billing,... Read more
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West Side Leader & South Side News Leader
Springfield seeking renewal of fire levy— Voters in Springfield are being asked to approve the renewal of a five-year,
Springfield seeking renewal of fire levy
West Side Leader & South Side News Leader / Posted 7 days ago
— Voters in Springfield are being asked to approve the renewal of a five-year, 2-mill levy for the Springfield Fire Department on the Aug. 2 Special Election ballot. If approved, Issue 4 would help fund the purchase and maintenance of fire... Read more
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The Aspen Times
Aspen City Council’s impasse on city hall likely means no November votebe, if the City Council were to give us directive immediately,” City Manager St
Aspen City Council’s impasse on city hall likely means no November vote
The Aspen Times / Posted 8 days ago
be, if the City Council were to give us directive immediately,” City Manager Steve Barwick said. The city’s capital assets department was in universal support of erecting the so-called one-roof solution, formally known as the Galena Option, a... Read more
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Minda News
Police in Region 12 wants a government-run drug rehab centerGENERAL SANTOS CITY (MindaNews / 21 July) – The Police Regional Office (PRO)-12
Police in Region 12 wants a government-run drug rehab center
Minda News / Posted 8 days ago
GENERAL SANTOS CITY (MindaNews / 21 July) – The Police Regional Office (PRO)-12 is pushing for the establishment of a government-run treatment and rehabilitation center for drug users or dependents in the region. Chief Supt. Cedrick Train, Region 12... Read more
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The News & Observer
Holly Springs Fire Department begins teaching CPRHolly Springs Fire Department offers CPR training | News & Observer July 20, 2
Holly Springs Fire Department begins teaching CPR
The News & Observer / Posted 9 days ago
Holly Springs Fire Department offers CPR training | News & Observer July 20, 2016 11:38 AM Holly Springs Fire Department will begin offering two new programs this month to teach CPR One course... Read more
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The St. Augustine Record
St. Johns County Commission nixes discussion on slot machine referendumadvised commissioners if they were to pull the item from the agenda, it would n
St. Johns County Commission nixes discussion on slot machine referendum
The St. Augustine Record / Posted 9 days ago
advised commissioners if they were to pull the item from the agenda, it would not come up before the board again in 2016, and, thus, not be included on November’s general election ballot for consideration. The decision to pull the item came with... Read more
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Asian journal
Diversity matters: Filipino-Americans in the Obama Administrationbeen touted as the most diverse in American history, according to a study made
Diversity matters: Filipino-Americans in the Obama Administration
Asian journal / Posted 9 days ago
been touted as the most diverse in American history, according to a study made by UC Berkeley. Of the many Asian Americans and Pacific Islanders in President Barack Obama’s administration, there are fifteen (15) Filipino-Americans who serve in... Read more
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The North West Star
EditorialMMG's Dugald River general manager Pierre Malan speaks at the Cloncurry event.
Editorial
The North West Star / Posted 10 days ago
MMG's Dugald River general manager Pierre Malan speaks at the Cloncurry event. CLONCURRY is certainly where the action in the North West at the moment. I attended Tuesday’s Major Project series update in the Curry, a breakfast event organised by... Read more
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Zero Hedge
America Is Being Divided And Conquered Into Oblivionself-governing, voluntarily co-operating groups, capable of functioning outside
America Is Being Divided And Conquered Into Oblivion
Zero Hedge / Posted 10 days ago
self-governing, voluntarily co-operating groups, capable of functioning outside the bureaucratic systems of Big Business and Big Government. The single event that changed my life more than any other was TARP, aka the banker bailouts. The... Read more
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The Shelter Island Reporter
Suffolk passes law for veteran parking spotsCounty Legislature has passed a bill designed to make life easier for veterans:
Suffolk passes law for veteran parking spots
The Shelter Island Reporter / Posted 10 days ago
County Legislature has passed a bill designed to make life easier for veterans: designated parking spots at all county buildings. Proposed earlier this year, the measure passed unanimously at the Legislature’s general meeting June 21 and now... Read more
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Zero Hedge
There Will Be No Second American Revolution: The Futility Of An Armed RevoltSubmitted by John Whitehead via The Rutherford Institute, “A standing military
There Will Be No Second American Revolution: The Futility Of An Armed Revolt
Zero Hedge / Posted 11 days ago
Submitted by John Whitehead via The Rutherford Institute, “A standing military force, with an overgrown Executive will not long be safe companions to liberty.” - James Madison America is a ticking time bomb. All that remains to be seen is who - or... Read more
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Style Weekly
VP Courtship: How a Hillary Clinton and Tim Kaine Ticket Might Workcirca 1830. There’s plenty of history in the office. A year ago, it belonged t
VP Courtship: How a Hillary Clinton and Tim Kaine Ticket Might Work
Style Weekly / Posted 11 days ago
circa 1830. There’s plenty of history in the office. A year ago, it belonged to longtime senator, one-time presidential candidate and Vietnam prisoner of war John McCain, who moved down the hall. And there’s a fairly good chance that Kaine’s new... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Residents to vote on proposed West Fork sales tax Aug. 9or anticipated needs, city officials said Thursday. A sales tax is a consumpti
Residents to vote on proposed West Fork sales tax Aug. 9
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 11 days ago
or anticipated needs, city officials said Thursday. A sales tax is a consumption tax placed on the sale of goods and services and collected at the point of sale. Businesses inside the city limits include Harps Food and Dollar General... Read more
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Wichita Falls Times Record News
Council considers Pets for Vets ProgramTimes Record News file photo Wichita Falls Animal Service Center Administrator
Council considers Pets for Vets Program
Wichita Falls Times Record News / Posted 11 days ago
Times Record News file photo Wichita Falls Animal Service Center Administrator Katrena Mitchell holds 1-year-old, gray and white Andy in the lobby of the facility on Hatton Road. The center is seeking to expand the facility to house more animals to... Read more
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WZZM 13 Grand Rapids
At Michigan State, tobacco prohibition nearsI don’t like (MSU) dictating the time frame.” MSU’s ban includes the entire sp
At Michigan State, tobacco prohibition nears
WZZM 13 Grand Rapids / Posted 12 days ago
I don’t like (MSU) dictating the time frame.” MSU’s ban includes the entire spectrum of tobacco products; from cigarettes and chewable tobacco to vaporizers, E-cigarettes and hookahs. It prohibits tobacco use in buildings, on the lawns and... Read more
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The Post-Journal
Village Officials Discuss Keeping Taxes In Checkhaven't been raised since she's been in office. Keeping property taxes in check
Village Officials Discuss Keeping Taxes In Check
The Post-Journal / Posted 13 days ago
haven't been raised since she's been in office. Keeping property taxes in check is a byproduct of fiscal responsibility and cutting items out of the budget where necessary, Lazarony said. One of the larger costs to the village is the beach as... Read more
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San Bernardino Sun
Redlands Community Hospital to build new surgery centerREDLANDS >> Redlands Community Hospital plans to build a new surgery center to
Redlands Community Hospital to build new surgery center
San Bernardino Sun / Posted 14 days ago
REDLANDS >> Redlands Community Hospital plans to build a new surgery center to meet needs for additional operating space and make room for new technology. The 8,530-square-foot surgery center will add four operating rooms, including a hybrid room... Read more
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Brainerd Dispatch
AgendasReports from board members 9. Superintendent's report 10. No old or unfinishe
Agendas
Brainerd Dispatch / Posted 14 days ago
Reports from board members 9. Superintendent's report 10. No old or unfinished business 11. New business 11.1. 2016-17 Handbooks 11.2. First Reading of policies 11.3. 2016 Board meeting schedule changes 11.4. School board retreat set for... Read more
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Detroit Free Press
At Michigan State University, tobacco prohibition nearsI don’t like (MSU) dictating the time frame.” MSU’s ban includes the entire sp
At Michigan State University, tobacco prohibition nears
Detroit Free Press / Posted 14 days ago
I don’t like (MSU) dictating the time frame.” MSU’s ban includes the entire spectrum of tobacco products; from cigarettes and chewable tobacco to vaporizers, E-cigarettes and hookahs. It prohibits tobacco use in buildings, on the lawns and... Read more
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Crain's New York Business
The billionaire making big money on small buildingsStawski has gone for a different approach than other developers, focusing on sm
The billionaire making big money on small buildings
Crain's New York Business / Posted 14 days ago
Stawski has gone for a different approach than other developers, focusing on smaller properties on corner lots, and holding properties longer than others. Axel Stawski is not the kind of real estate mogul who boasts about the size of his... Read more
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