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San Francisco Chronicle
SF civil grand jury warns of costly maintenance backlogwreck,” but city officials say the numbers in the report don’t tell the whole s
SF civil grand jury warns of costly maintenance backlog
San Francisco Chronicle / Posted an hour ago
wreck,” but city officials say the numbers in the report don’t tell the whole story of how the work is managed. A civil grand jury report released this week warns that a failure to make maintaining city assets a priority will drive maintenance... Read more
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Naples Daily News
Partisan differences zap Zika funding bill in Senatefirst case of microcephaly in an infant whose mother had contracted the mosquit
Partisan differences zap Zika funding bill in Senate
Naples Daily News / Posted 4 hours ago
first case of microcephaly in an infant whose mother had contracted the mosquito-borne virus outside the United States. And it came about three hours before the state announced four more cases of Zika — two each in Miami-Dade and Osceola... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Power Firms Reel Under N44 Billion Military DebtsAbuja and Kaduna — The N44.5bn electricity debt owed by the military is weighin
Power Firms Reel Under N44 Billion Military Debts
AllAfrica.com / Posted yesterday
Abuja and Kaduna — The N44.5bn electricity debt owed by the military is weighing on the activities of power distribution firms across the country. Daily Trust findings show that the Army, the Navy and the Air Force owe a cumulative debt of N22bn... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
Weekend catch-up: 7 stories you don’t want to missCalifornia hasn't provided the better life they expected. Marked for death by t
Weekend catch-up: 7 stories you don’t want to miss
The Sacramento Bee / Posted 2 days ago
California hasn't provided the better life they expected. Marked for death by the Taliban at home, they've endured poverty and violence in Sacramento. The State Department offers Special Immigrant Visas to Afghans who risked their lives... Read more
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The St. Augustine Record
Fire assessment fee could be raised in St. AugustineSt. Augustine government officials plan to recommend raising the city fire asse
Fire assessment fee could be raised in St. Augustine
The St. Augustine Record / Posted 2 days ago
St. Augustine government officials plan to recommend raising the city fire assessment fee and changing how the fee is assessed, decisions that will be up to the City Commission. City consultant Government Services Group Inc. recently completed an... Read more
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West Side Leader & South Side News Leader
County nearly ready for old Edwin Shaw demolitionBy Ariel Hakim Summit County Council’s Planning and Economic Development Commi
County nearly ready for old Edwin Shaw demolition
West Side Leader & South Side News Leader / Posted 4 days ago
By Ariel Hakim Summit County Council’s Planning and Economic Development Committee June 20 recommended for adoption a resolution to hire SAFECO Environmental Inc. to demolish and remediate buildings on the former Edwin Shaw property on Flickinger... Read more
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KXXV Waco
National StoriesLatest California wildfire burns buildings, spurs evacuationLatest California w
National Stories
KXXV Waco / Posted 4 days ago
Latest California wildfire burns buildings, spurs evacuationLatest California wildfire burns buildings, spurs evacuation Dozens of homes burned to the ground as a wildfire raged over ridges and tore through rural communities in central California,... Read more
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Brainerd Dispatch
Weather service confirms Sunday's twisters: More dramatic damage,...The twister, designated EF2 by the National Weather Service, was one of at leas
Weather service confirms Sunday's twisters: More dramatic damage,...
Brainerd Dispatch / Posted 4 days ago
The twister, designated EF2 by the National Weather Service, was one of at least four confirmed in central and northeastern Minnesota as severe storms kicked up in the wake of temperatures in the high 80s. John Bowen, Crow Wing County emergency... Read more
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ABC 7 Gulfshore News
Sanders still says he's 'just getting started'WASHINGTON (AP) - The Latest on the U.S. presidential campaign. (all times EDT)
Sanders still says he's 'just getting started'
ABC 7 Gulfshore News / Posted 4 days ago
WASHINGTON (AP) - The Latest on the U.S. presidential campaign. (all times EDT): 7:41 p.m. Bernie Sanders still says he's "just getting started." He's talking about his "political revolution" that challenged Hillary Clinton's campaign for the... Read more
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KX TV North Dakota
Sanders still says he's 'just getting started'WASHINGTON (AP) - The Latest on the U.S. presidential campaign. (all times EDT)
Sanders still says he's 'just getting started'
KX TV North Dakota / Posted 4 days ago
WASHINGTON (AP) - The Latest on the U.S. presidential campaign. (all times EDT): 7:41 p.m. Bernie Sanders still says he's "just getting started." He's talking about his "political revolution" that challenged Hillary Clinton's campaign for the... Read more
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KIII Corpus Christi
Sanders still says he's 'just getting started'WASHINGTON (AP) - The Latest on the U.S. presidential campaign. (all times EDT)
Sanders still says he's 'just getting started'
KIII Corpus Christi / Posted 4 days ago
WASHINGTON (AP) - The Latest on the U.S. presidential campaign. (all times EDT): 7:41 p.m. Bernie Sanders still says he's "just getting started." He's talking about his "political revolution" that challenged Hillary Clinton's campaign for the... Read more
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The Hamilton Journal News
Sanders still says he's 'just getting started'The Latest on the U.S. presidential campaign. (all times EDT): 7:41 p.m. Bern
Sanders still says he's 'just getting started'
The Hamilton Journal News / Posted 5 days ago
The Latest on the U.S. presidential campaign. (all times EDT): 7:41 p.m. Bernie Sanders still says he's "just getting started." He's talking about his "political revolution" that challenged Hillary Clinton's campaign for the Democratic... Read more
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ABC 7 Gulfshore News
Sanders supporters wait hours for his NYC speech(AP) - The Latest on the U.S. presidential campaign. (all times EDT): 6:37 p.m
Sanders supporters wait hours for his NYC speech
ABC 7 Gulfshore News / Posted 5 days ago
(AP) - The Latest on the U.S. presidential campaign. (all times EDT): 6:37 p.m. Establishment Democrats may want Bernie Sanders to drop his bid for president now that Hillary Clinton has clinched the party's nomination. But Judi Gardner doesn't.... Read more
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KIII Corpus Christi
Sanders supporters wait hours for his NYC speech(AP) - The Latest on the U.S. presidential campaign. (all times EDT): 6:37 p.m
Sanders supporters wait hours for his NYC speech
KIII Corpus Christi / Posted 5 days ago
(AP) - The Latest on the U.S. presidential campaign. (all times EDT): 6:37 p.m. Establishment Democrats may want Bernie Sanders to drop his bid for president now that Hillary Clinton has clinched the party's nomination. But Judi Gardner doesn't.... Read more
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The Hamilton Journal News
Sanders supporters wait hours for his NYC speechThe Latest on the U.S. presidential campaign. (all times EDT): 6:37 p.m. Gard
Sanders supporters wait hours for his NYC speech
The Hamilton Journal News / Posted 5 days ago
The Latest on the U.S. presidential campaign. (all times EDT): 6:37 p.m. Gardner, 69, waited more than six hours for Sanders' Sanders's speech Thursday in New York City, titled, "Where we go from here." Sanders is not expected to drop out of the... Read more
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ABC 7 Gulfshore News
State says Clinton failed to provide key emailWASHINGTON (AP) - The Latest on the U.S. presidential campaign. (all times EDT)
State says Clinton failed to provide key email
ABC 7 Gulfshore News / Posted 5 days ago
WASHINGTON (AP) - The Latest on the U.S. presidential campaign. (all times EDT): 3:45 p.m. The State Department says former Secretary Hillary Clinton failed to provide a copy of a key message involving problems caused by her use exclusively of a... Read more
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KX TV North Dakota
State says Clinton failed to provide key emailWASHINGTON (AP) - The Latest on the U.S. presidential campaign. (all times EDT)
State says Clinton failed to provide key email
KX TV North Dakota / Posted 5 days ago
WASHINGTON (AP) - The Latest on the U.S. presidential campaign. (all times EDT): 3:45 p.m. The State Department says former Secretary Hillary Clinton failed to provide a copy of a key message involving problems caused by her use exclusively of a... Read more
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KIII Corpus Christi
State says Clinton failed to provide key emailWASHINGTON (AP) - The Latest on the U.S. presidential campaign. (all times EDT)
State says Clinton failed to provide key email
KIII Corpus Christi / Posted 5 days ago
WASHINGTON (AP) - The Latest on the U.S. presidential campaign. (all times EDT): 3:45 p.m. The State Department says former Secretary Hillary Clinton failed to provide a copy of a key message involving problems caused by her use exclusively of a... Read more
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Sun-Sentinel
More than 2,000 jobs available at job fair Tuesday in Sunrise1 Panther Parkway, Sunrise. There will be 55 employers, with more than 2,000 j
More than 2,000 jobs available at job fair Tuesday in Sunrise
Sun-Sentinel / Posted 5 days ago
1 Panther Parkway, Sunrise. There will be 55 employers, with more than 2,000 jobs available, according to Tiffany Price, general manager of Job News Corp., which is organizing the job fair. Employers interviewing for positions will include:... Read more
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West Side Leader & South Side News Leader
County inmates still staying elsewhereto spend that amount to house some prisoners at other jails. The amount would
County inmates still staying elsewhere
West Side Leader & South Side News Leader / Posted 5 days ago
to spend that amount to house some prisoners at other jails. The amount would cover the rest of the year, said Bill Holland, spokesman for the Summit County Sheriff’s Office. Last April, Council first agreed to contract with Geauga County Jail,... Read more
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Mississippi Business Journal
2016 Construction & Architecture Award winnersour clients’ building needs, whatever those may be. Our first office space was
2016 Construction & Architecture Award winners
Mississippi Business Journal / Posted 5 days ago
our clients’ building needs, whatever those may be. Our first office space was in the Pinnacle Center, designed by AERC, and located in Southaven. In 2008, the firm moved to their LEED Gold Certified office in downtown Hernando. The firm has... Read more
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Rappler
#MMShakeDrill: What happened in the north?around Quezon City Memorial Circle (QCMC), accompanied by makeshift sounds of t
#MMShakeDrill: What happened in the north?
Rappler / Posted 5 days ago
around Quezon City Memorial Circle (QCMC), accompanied by makeshift sounds of the ground breaking, glasses shattering, and debris falling. People in the area suddenly ducked to the ground, covered their heads, and held onto tables. It was the... Read more
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Ventura County Star
Santa Paula voters to decide sales tax increase in Novembermeasure before voters, marking the culmination of months of debate over how to
Santa Paula voters to decide sales tax increase in November
Ventura County Star / Posted 6 days ago
measure before voters, marking the culmination of months of debate over how to generate more revenue for cash-strapped city services, particularly the police and fire departments. The tax would add 1 cent to every dollar spent on sales-tax eligible... Read more
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Brandon Sun
North Hill residents slam subdivisionVBJ Developments plans to build 18 townhouse-style condos, both one storey and
North Hill residents slam subdivision
Brandon Sun / Posted 6 days ago
VBJ Developments plans to build 18 townhouse-style condos, both one storey and two-storey on the southern parcel of the land southeast of Braecrest Drive and 18th Street North. Several North Hill residents spoke out at city council against a... Read more
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NBC Washington
DC Council Seeking Answers on Lead Testing at SchoolsCouncil will be asking questions about how city public schools have responded t
DC Council Seeking Answers on Lead Testing at Schools
NBC Washington / Posted 6 days ago
Council will be asking questions about how city public schools have responded to elevated lead levels in the water at a handful of school buildings. A hearing on the schools' lead testing program is scheduled for Wednesday. Last year, a city... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
Sam Adams brewer Jim Koch on consulting, 'Hamilton' and his own revolutionLove it!" Koch said. "You know, somebody probably said, 'You can't have the fou
Sam Adams brewer Jim Koch on consulting, 'Hamilton' and his own revolution
Orlando Sentinel / Posted 7 days ago
Love it!" Koch said. "You know, somebody probably said, 'You can't have the founding fathers as black actors doing rap,' and look at what they did. That's kind of the story of Sam Adams. People saying you can't do it. You shouldn't do it. But I... Read more
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The Times Leader
St. Clairsville city council approves tax increment financing district for St. Clair CommonsCouncil held the third and final reading of an ordinance to create a tax increm
St. Clairsville city council approves tax increment financing district for St. Clair Commons
The Times Leader / Posted 7 days ago
Council held the third and final reading of an ordinance to create a tax increment financing district to divert real estate taxes to pay for public improvements on the St. Clair Commons. The area totals 89 acres of vacant land which produces $49,000... Read more
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hcam.tv
Town of Hopkinton Seeks a Full-Time Facilities Custodian for its Facilities DepartmentUnder the direct supervision of the Town Engineer/Facilities Director, the Cust
Town of Hopkinton Seeks a Full-Time Facilities Custodian for its Facilities Department
hcam.tv / Posted 7 days ago
Under the direct supervision of the Town Engineer/Facilities Director, the Custodian will perform routine building and grounds maintenance and general custodian activities for town departments and for some semi-skilled mechanical maintenance. The... Read more
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The Manila Times
BFAR finds new homeJune 21, 2016 8:40 pm After 69 years, the Bureau of Fisheries and Aquatic Reso
BFAR finds new home
The Manila Times / Posted 7 days ago
June 21, 2016 8:40 pm After 69 years, the Bureau of Fisheries and Aquatic Resources (BFAR) has acquired its own building on a 10,751 square meter lot inside the Bureau of Plant Industry compound in Barangay Vasra on Visayas... Read more
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Boston Globe
Conflicting Concerns at Boston Children's Hospital: Crowding, Costs and a Placid Gardenyear, a nursing director from Boston Children’s Hospital made a painfully detai
Conflicting Concerns at Boston Children's Hospital: Crowding, Costs and a Placid Garden
Boston Globe / Posted 7 days ago
year, a nursing director from Boston Children’s Hospital made a painfully detailed case for why the hospital needs to expand. In the crowded neonatal intensive care unit, she said, doctors sometimes have to perform emergency surgery at an... Read more
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Bulatlat.com
Groups urge hospital director to join call to save Fabella – BulatlatEmployees of Dr. Jose Fabella Memorial Hospital join the protest. (Photo by A.
Groups urge hospital director to join call to save Fabella – Bulatlat
Bulatlat.com / Posted 7 days ago
Employees of Dr. Jose Fabella Memorial Hospital join the protest. (Photo by A. Umil/ Bulatlat) “Let us unite and ask President-elect Rodrigo Duterte and incoming Health Secretary Paulyn Jean Rosell-Ubial to modernize our hospital by allotting more... Read more
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Slate
Under Armour’s Owner Wants to Transform Baltimore. Is the Deal a Rip-Off to the City?The cities of today and tomorrow. Under Armour’s Slam-Dunk DealThe apparel com
Under Armour’s Owner Wants to Transform Baltimore. Is the Deal a Rip-Off to the City?
Slate / Posted 8 days ago
The cities of today and tomorrow. Under Armour’s Slam-Dunk DealThe apparel company’s owner is pursuing a real estate deal that will expand its footprint and help transform Baltimore. Is he asking too much of the city to do so? It’s been a lucrative... Read more
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Aspen Daily News
Committee member questions Aspen's World Cup future beyond 2017discussed in early June during informal calendar meetings between the local org
Committee member questions Aspen's World Cup future beyond 2017
Aspen Daily News / Posted 8 days ago
discussed in early June during informal calendar meetings between the local organizing committee, of which he is a member, and representatives of the International Ski Federation. Gorsuch sent a letter to the editor, which was published June 18, in... Read more
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New York Magazine
Envisioning the Hack That Could Take Down New York CityThe day cars drove themselves into walls and the hospitals froze. A scenario th
Envisioning the Hack That Could Take Down New York City
New York Magazine / Posted 8 days ago
The day cars drove themselves into walls and the hospitals froze. A scenario that could happen based on what already has. On December 4, 2017, at a little before nine in the morning, an executive at Goldman Sachs was swiping through the day’s market... Read more
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Guardian Unlimited
Nauru and Manus incident reports reveal stream of despair and privationThe official incident reports from trauma specialist Paul Stevenson’s time on N
Nauru and Manus incident reports reveal stream of despair and privation
Guardian Unlimited / Posted 8 days ago
The official incident reports from trauma specialist Paul Stevenson’s time on Nauru and Manus run to more than 2,000 pages. They reveal a near-constant stream of despair, privation, and self-harm. On some days, there are six “code blues” (medical... Read more
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Detroit Free Press
EMU administrators recommend privatizing food serviceprimary reasons for seeking to enter into this truly transformative agreement a
EMU administrators recommend privatizing food service
Detroit Free Press / Posted 10 days ago
primary reasons for seeking to enter into this truly transformative agreement are the substantial financial incentives and capital investments that the vendor will make in our University,” interim president Donald Loppnow said in a press... Read more
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The Buffalo News
Albany lawmakers race to the finish lineALBANY – Final deals and legislation came together Friday at the state Capitol
Albany lawmakers race to the finish line
The Buffalo News / Posted 10 days ago
ALBANY – Final deals and legislation came together Friday at the state Capitol to combat growing numbers of abandoned, foreclosed homes and require testing for lead in public school buildings The deals came as lawmakers, in fits and starts, pressed... Read more
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The Buffalo News
albany lawmakers race to finish lineALBANY – Final deals and legislation came together Friday at the state Capitol
albany lawmakers race to finish line
The Buffalo News / Posted 10 days ago
ALBANY – Final deals and legislation came together Friday at the state Capitol to combat growing numbers of abandoned, foreclosed homes and require testing for lead in public school buildings The deals came as lawmakers, in fits and starts, pressed... Read more
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TribLIVE
Alle-Kiski Valley to receive less Marcellus shale impact feesshale impact fees | TribLIVE Declining natural gas prices and aging wells le
Alle-Kiski Valley to receive less Marcellus shale impact fees
TribLIVE / Posted 10 days ago
shale impact fees | TribLIVE Declining natural gas prices and aging wells led to a drop in the Marcellus shale impact money distributed to municipalities this year. Here is a look at... Read more
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TribLIVE
Former tenants win default judgment against landlordFormer tenants win default judgment against Carrick landlord | TribLIVE Former
Former tenants win default judgment against landlord
TribLIVE / Posted 11 days ago
Former tenants win default judgment against Carrick landlord | TribLIVE Former tenants win default judgment against Carrick landlord Davin Gartley has been fined more than $14,000 for city code violations. Refugees and other tenants who endured... Read more
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The River Reporter
Lamm’s attorney threatens legal action - againJune 16, 2016 VIA HAND DELIVERY Stosh Zamonsky, Chairman and Members Town of
Lamm’s attorney threatens legal action - again
The River Reporter / Posted 11 days ago
June 16, 2016 VIA HAND DELIVERY Stosh Zamonsky, Chairman and Members Town of Mamakating Planning Board 2948 Route 209 Wurtsboro, New York 12790 Re: Villages of Chestnut Ridge Townhouse Development Dear Chairman Zamonsky and Members of the Town... Read more
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Arkansas Times
Property wanted by insurance commissioner for new building targeted for purchaseAn item on the Legislative Council agenda this morning asks for the Council's a
Property wanted by insurance commissioner for new building targeted for purchase
Arkansas Times / Posted 11 days ago
An item on the Legislative Council agenda this morning asks for the Council's approval of the state's purchase of buildings at 1610-14 West Third St. for $1.2 million. The request comes from the Building Services division of the Department of... Read more
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The Champaign News-Gazette
Marking a lossout via e-mail shortly after 10 a.m. Monday, one day after the worst mass shoot
Marking a loss
The Champaign News-Gazette / Posted 11 days ago
out via e-mail shortly after 10 a.m. Monday, one day after the worst mass shooting in American history. From: The Illinois Department of Central Management Services, writing on behalf of Gov. Bruce Rauner. Re: Lowering of all flags in honor of... Read more
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West Side Leader & South Side News Leader
County settles longstanding lawsuitremember those who are suffering from a loss. “This moment of silence is for a
County settles longstanding lawsuit
West Side Leader & South Side News Leader / Posted 11 days ago
remember those who are suffering from a loss. “This moment of silence is for all those that have suffered this loss in Orlando, Florida. The devastating catastrophe that took place there is without one’s comprehension,” said Councilman Nick... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
President Jacob Zuma - Youth Day 2016Student Uprising Executive Mayor of the City of Johannesburg, Councillor Parks
President Jacob Zuma - Youth Day 2016
AllAfrica.com / Posted 11 days ago
Student Uprising Executive Mayor of the City of Johannesburg, Councillor Parks; Tau, Members of the June 16 Foundation and all Veterans and families of the victims of the June 16 Uprising, Dumelang, sanibonani, molweni, thobela, lotshani, good... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Sam Adams brewer Jim Koch on consulting, 'Hamilton' and his own revolutionLove it!" Koch said. "You know, somebody probably said, 'You can't have the fou
Sam Adams brewer Jim Koch on consulting, 'Hamilton' and his own revolution
Chicago Tribune / Posted 12 days ago
Love it!" Koch said. "You know, somebody probably said, 'You can't have the founding fathers as black actors doing rap,' and look at what they did. That's kind of the story of Sam Adams. People saying you can't do it. You shouldn't do it. But I... Read more
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Detroit Free Press
Detroit blight rules lack abuse safeguardsWASHINGTON – A federal inspector general believed to be investigating Detroit’s
Detroit blight rules lack abuse safeguards
Detroit Free Press / Posted 12 days ago
WASHINGTON – A federal inspector general believed to be investigating Detroit’s aggressive demolition program on Thursday released a review of the U.S. Treasury Department’s rules for that program’s funds, saying they lack safeguards to protect the... Read more
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West Side Leader & South Side News Leader
County settles longstanding lawsuitremember those who are suffering from a loss. “This moment of silence is for a
County settles longstanding lawsuit
West Side Leader & South Side News Leader / Posted 12 days ago
remember those who are suffering from a loss. “This moment of silence is for all those that have suffered this loss in Orlando, Florida. The devastating catastrophe that took place there is without one’s comprehension,” said Councilman Nick... Read more
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TribLIVE
Baldwin-Whitehall warned that proposed custodian cuts could reduce schools’ cleanlinessbuilding space, consultant John Frombach told board members June 9, as he prese
Baldwin-Whitehall warned that proposed custodian cuts could reduce schools’ cleanliness
TribLIVE / Posted 12 days ago
building space, consultant John Frombach told board members June 9, as he presented a review of the district's facilities department. “You're stretching the custodial staff about as far as you can stretch them,” Frombach said. “You have to look... Read more
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Manchester Evening News
We asked for your memories of the 1996 IRA bomb in Manchester and the response was incrediblewhen the bomb went off. Scores of people have told of their experiences of the
We asked for your memories of the 1996 IRA bomb in Manchester and the response was incredible
Manchester Evening News / Posted 13 days ago
when the bomb went off. Scores of people have told of their experiences of the harrowing day, with the chilling sights and sounds still fresh in their minds two decades later. Here, we share just some of the haunting recollections of those who... Read more
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