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Columbia Star
Eventsthrough July 30, Mann-Simons Site, 1403 Richland Street, Thursdays, Fridays, an
Events
Columbia Star / Posted 4 hours ago
through July 30, Mann-Simons Site, 1403 Richland Street, Thursdays, Fridays, and Saturdays, 1–4 p.m. or by appointment. historiccolumbia.org. Artist Tripp Barnes is exhibiting 12 pieces of his art collection at the Columbia Metropolitan... Read more
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The Commercial Dispatch
Waters Building demolition approvedThe Columbus Historic Preservation Commission voted 6-0 Wednesday to allow Lown
Waters Building demolition approved
The Commercial Dispatch / Posted 5 hours ago
The Columbus Historic Preservation Commission voted 6-0 Wednesday to allow Lowndes County to move forward with demolishing the Waters Building. Demolition on the building, located at 503 Second Ave. N., began on July 21, and abruptly halted the same... Read more
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Grand Blanc View
MEET THE CANDIDATES | July 28, 2016for? Trustee of Grand Blanc Township Political Experience: Elected in 2008 as
MEET THE CANDIDATES | July 28, 2016
Grand Blanc View / Posted 12 hours ago
for? Trustee of Grand Blanc Township Political Experience: Elected in 2008 as Trustee, GB Charter Twp Board of Trustees, Commissioner of GB Parks and Recreation Board, Commissioner of GB Historic District Commission, September... Read more
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The Register NorthJersey.com
Plan to turn scenic Great Notch Reservoir into a tank farm may be scuttledscenic Great Notch Reservoir on Garret Mountain into a tank farm may be scrappe
Plan to turn scenic Great Notch Reservoir into a tank farm may be scuttled
The Register NorthJersey.com / Posted 16 hours ago
scenic Great Notch Reservoir on Garret Mountain into a tank farm may be scrapped in favor of a “shared solution,” with the city of Newark to build a new treatment plant less than a mile away. The Passaic Valley Water Commission, which distributes... Read more
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Colorado Daily
Trump can't get states straight; beware of phony monkspronounced the same as Kaine. Kean led the state from 1982 to 1990 while Trump
Trump can't get states straight; beware of phony monks
Colorado Daily / Posted 17 hours ago
pronounced the same as Kaine. Kean led the state from 1982 to 1990 while Trump was building his casino empire in Atlantic City. Kaine was governor of Virginia from 2006 to 2010. New Jersey also might have been on Trump's mind because its current... Read more
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The Register NorthJersey.com
New agreement may scuttle plan for tank farm at Great Notch reservoirscenic Great Notch Reservoir on Garret Mountain into a tank farm may be scrappe
New agreement may scuttle plan for tank farm at Great Notch reservoir
The Register NorthJersey.com / Posted 19 hours ago
scenic Great Notch Reservoir on Garret Mountain into a tank farm may be scrapped in favor of a “shared solution” with the City of Newark to build a new treatment plant less than a mile away. The Passaic Valley Water Commission, which distributes... Read more
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Santa Fe Reporter
SFR's Best in Show: 2016 Best of Santa Feof writers fills in the gaps. You’ll probably never see any of these categories
SFR's Best in Show: 2016 Best of Santa Fe
Santa Fe Reporter / Posted yesterday
of writers fills in the gaps. You’ll probably never see any of these categories on our “real” ballot. We’ve scoured the city to recommend desserts that wow us, gifts that bring smiles and places to go when the world is on fire. Some of what... Read more
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TribLIVE
Developers pitch multi-hued apartment building for Greensburgcompany is working with Atlas Development of Pittsburgh to develop the building
Developers pitch multi-hued apartment building for Greensburg
TribLIVE / Posted yesterday
company is working with Atlas Development of Pittsburgh to develop the building of 14 two-bedroom apartments. Greensburg's Historical and Architectural Review Board and the planning commission have recommended the project for approval, so a... Read more
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The Topeka Capital-Journal
CJ Extra calendar: Topeka's upcoming meetings and events, July 26, 2016 updatejan@topekabridgeclubs.org or http://bit.ly/1OfJsPj. Queen of Spades Garden Clu
CJ Extra calendar: Topeka's upcoming meetings and events, July 26, 2016 update
The Topeka Capital-Journal / Posted yesterday
jan@topekabridgeclubs.org or http://bit.ly/1OfJsPj. Queen of Spades Garden Club, 1 p.m. Wednesday, July 27, Ward-Meade Historic Site (Preston Hale Room), 124 N.W. Fillmore. Alzheimer’s support group for caregivers, family and friends of... Read more
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Salem News
ON THE CALENDAR THIS WEEKEAST PALESTINE Food Pantry, 9:30-11 a.m., Grace Lutheran Church; East Palestin
ON THE CALENDAR THIS WEEK
Salem News / Posted yesterday
EAST PALESTINE Food Pantry, 9:30-11 a.m., Grace Lutheran Church; East Palestine School District only. Free meal to all children provided by the Community Resource Center , noon-1 p.m., The Coffee Stop and Meadowview. LEETONIA Toddler Playgroup,... Read more
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News On 6 Tulsa
Tulsa Looks To Boost Tourism By Marketing Route 66Route 66 might not have realized the potential for this road to pull in tourist
Tulsa Looks To Boost Tourism By Marketing Route 66
News On 6 Tulsa / Posted yesterday
Route 66 might not have realized the potential for this road to pull in tourists. "As locals, we sometimes discount the historic relevance to who we are, the Europeans, the Germans, the Brits, they really love this history," said Ray Hoyt of the... Read more
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Miami New Times
Developers, Historians, and Activists War Over the Future of Little HaitiMarleine Bastien marveled at the packed room inside the Miami-Dade County Commi
Developers, Historians, and Activists War Over the Future of Little Haiti
Miami New Times / Posted 2 days ago
Marleine Bastien marveled at the packed room inside the Miami-Dade County Commission chambers. Five busloads of Haitian-Americans waved flags from their homeland and wore matching T-shirts, and people overflowed into the lobby outside, buzzing with... Read more
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Salem News
ON THE CALENDAR THIS WEEKSee," 7-8 p.m. Salem Library. Trap shoot, 6 p.m., Salem Hunting Club. Streets
ON THE CALENDAR THIS WEEK
Salem News / Posted 2 days ago
See," 7-8 p.m. Salem Library. Trap shoot, 6 p.m., Salem Hunting Club. Streets, Alleys and Sidewalks Committee, 6 p.m., city hall council chambers. The 2017 street paving project will be discussed. EAST PALESTINE Food Pantry, 9:30-11 a.m.,... Read more
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Best of New Orleans Gambit
I-10: Ten Things to Know in New Orleans This Week, July 26, 2016Landrieu's pitch for a tax hike to pay a multimillion-dollar settlement with Ne
I-10: Ten Things to Know in New Orleans This Week, July 26, 2016
Best of New Orleans Gambit / Posted 2 days ago
Landrieu's pitch for a tax hike to pay a multimillion-dollar settlement with New Orleans firefighters. The New Orleans City Council filed a motion July 21 to put the 2.5-mill property tax hike to a vote on the Dec. 10 ballot. The city estimates... Read more
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The Coldwater Daily Reporter
Height ordinance, firefighter contract on agendaCOLDWATER — The Coldwater City Council has a short, but important meeting tonig
Height ordinance, firefighter contract on agenda
The Coldwater Daily Reporter / Posted 3 days ago
COLDWATER — The Coldwater City Council has a short, but important meeting tonight. On the agenda is final approval of a new contract for its Firefighters Union local 2555.Also the council is expected to approve the change in zoning ordinance to raise... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Public art becomes a priorityfocal points make for great meeting places, points of reference and are a chanc
Public art becomes a priority
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 3 days ago
focal points make for great meeting places, points of reference and are a chance to reflect regional identity, local art commissioners said. Fayetteville has had the longest formal artistic presence of the four large cities in the two-county... Read more
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Salem News
ON THE CALENDAR THIS WEEKSee," 7-8 p.m. Salem Library. Trap shoot, 6 p.m., Salem Hunting Club. Streets
ON THE CALENDAR THIS WEEK
Salem News / Posted 3 days ago
See," 7-8 p.m. Salem Library. Trap shoot, 6 p.m., Salem Hunting Club. Streets, Alleys and Sidewalks Committee, 6 p.m., city hall council chambers. The 2017 street paving project will be discussed. EAST PALESTINE Food Pantry, 9:30-11 a.m.,... Read more
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FOX 16 Little Rock
Remembering State Representative Sheilla LampkinArk. -- State Representative Sheilla Lampkin of Monticello has died after a bat
Remembering State Representative Sheilla Lampkin
FOX 16 Little Rock / Posted 4 days ago
Ark. -- State Representative Sheilla Lampkin of Monticello has died after a battle with ovarian cancer. The three-term District 9 State Representative and wife of long-time Drew County Judge Damon Lampkin, died late Saturday night. Funeral... Read more
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Salem News
ON THE CALENDAR THIS WEEKfree of charge. Salem High School Class of 1952, annual picnic, 1 p.m., home o
ON THE CALENDAR THIS WEEK
Salem News / Posted 4 days ago
free of charge. Salem High School Class of 1952, annual picnic, 1 p.m., home of Jack Howells; bring coverdish. Salem Historical Society Museum, open for tours 1-4 p.m.; last tour begins at 3:30 p.m.; 330-337-8514. B.J. Abrams of Tennille's... Read more
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Knoxville News Sentinel
East Knoxville’s historic Burlington neighborhood looks for rebirthBrown, right, talks with residents Willie Slater, center, owner of the Burlingt
East Knoxville’s historic Burlington neighborhood looks for rebirth
Knoxville News Sentinel / Posted 4 days ago
Brown, right, talks with residents Willie Slater, center, owner of the Burlington Fish Market, and Gerald Hodge in the historic Burlington neighborhood of East Knoxville on July 13, 2016. (AMY SMOTHERMAN BURGESS/NEWS SENTINEL) The century-old... Read more
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Nevada Appeal
Love of people, family and the landCouncil of Nevada, the Nevada Farm Bureau, Nevada Cattleman’s Association, Neva
Love of people, family and the land
Nevada Appeal / Posted 5 days ago
Council of Nevada, the Nevada Farm Bureau, Nevada Cattleman’s Association, Nevada Department of Agriculture and the State Historic Preservation Office supported the Centennial program. Perfect Vista Ranches, better known as the... Read more
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Salem News
on the calendar this weekfree of charge. Salem High School Class of 1952, annual picnic, 1 p.m., home o
on the calendar this week
Salem News / Posted 5 days ago
free of charge. Salem High School Class of 1952, annual picnic, 1 p.m., home of Jack Howells; bring coverdish. Salem Historical Society Museum, open for tours 1-4 p.m.; last tour begins at 3:30 p.m.; 330-337-8514. B.J. Abrams of Tennille's... Read more
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dna
Two bills for transgenders; a toothless government effort and a tough fight by two MPsin such cases. The government’s bill also leaves out any mention free legal aid
Two bills for transgenders; a toothless government effort and a tough fight by two MPs
dna / Posted 5 days ago
in such cases. The government’s bill also leaves out any mention free legal aid under NALSA or SLSA, and the need to have a commission on the lines of the NCW. Most importantly, the government’s bill also leaves mentioning the right of the... Read more
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The Commercial Dispatch
Waters Building demolition abruptly haltedRalph Billingsley told The Dispatch on Thursday morning the county learned it n
Waters Building demolition abruptly halted
The Commercial Dispatch / Posted 6 days ago
Ralph Billingsley told The Dispatch on Thursday morning the county learned it needed to seek permits from the Columbus Historic Preservation Commission before proceeding with the Waters Building's demolition. The Waters Building is located at... Read more
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TribLIVE
Stamp recalls Latrobe’s banana split connectionbanana split connection | TribLIVE Stamp recalls Latrobe's banana split connec
Stamp recalls Latrobe’s banana split connection
TribLIVE / Posted 6 days ago
banana split connection | TribLIVE Stamp recalls Latrobe's banana split connection It was a “very sweet day in the city of Latrobe” Thursday as Mayor Rosie Wolford and other officials unveiled a new U.S. Postal stamp and a local... Read more
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The Morning Call
Bethlehem agency picks plan to redevelop historic armorytechnology companies under a $10 million proposal the Bethlehem Redevelopment A
Bethlehem agency picks plan to redevelop historic armory
The Morning Call / Posted 6 days ago
technology companies under a $10 million proposal the Bethlehem Redevelopment Authority backed Thursday. Alongside the historic armory would be a new four-story building of 64 apartments, and its maintenance garage would be turned into... Read more
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The Register NorthJersey.com
New alternatives emerge to head off tank farm in Paterson historic districtTwo alternatives to building a tank farm at the historic Stanley M. Levine Rese
New alternatives emerge to head off tank farm in Paterson historic district
The Register NorthJersey.com / Posted 7 days ago
Two alternatives to building a tank farm at the historic Stanley M. Levine Reservoir were presented to the Passaic Valley Water Commission on Wednesday, one by Paterson Mayor Joey Torres and the other by a longtime Great Falls activist. The... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Woman seeks injunction to stop Majestic Hotel demolitionMajestic Hotel complex in Hot Springs. Brenda Brandenburg filed the request fo
Woman seeks injunction to stop Majestic Hotel demolition
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 8 days ago
Majestic Hotel complex in Hot Springs. Brenda Brandenburg filed the request for an injunction Tuesday against the city, Mayor Ruth Carney, the Hot Springs Board of Directors and the Historic District Commission. The city is demolishing the... Read more
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Asian journal
Diversity matters: Filipino-Americans in the Obama AdministrationHonolulu, HI What influenced you to pursue a career in government? I have see
Diversity matters: Filipino-Americans in the Obama Administration
Asian journal / Posted 8 days ago
Honolulu, HI What influenced you to pursue a career in government? I have seen the Government’s capacity to help people and to be a force for good, and have experienced this first-hand. I grew up in a large family with few... Read more
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Finance and Commerce
Minneapolis considers grain silo storage units near LRTThe elevators would only offer units on the ground level. (Submitted rendering:
Minneapolis considers grain silo storage units near LRT
Finance and Commerce / Posted 8 days ago
The elevators would only offer units on the ground level. (Submitted rendering: Tanek) Storage units aren’t what most city planners hope for when it comes to transit-oriented development, but it’s better than nothing, the Minneapolis Planning... Read more
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The Memphis Flyer
Ernest Withers Home to Become Museumare my father may not have been there because he was at home with us. That was
Ernest Withers Home to Become Museum
The Memphis Flyer / Posted 9 days ago
are my father may not have been there because he was at home with us. That was our quality time with him." The Memphis City Council voted last week to re-zone the Withers home as a single-lot historic district. The rambler fashioned house,... Read more
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The Morning Call
With fewer people buying plots, Easton Cemetery looks to make cash from digital billboardsat the north end of Seventh Street, the Easton Cemetery opened in 1849 and was
With fewer people buying plots, Easton Cemetery looks to make cash from digital billboards
The Morning Call / Posted 9 days ago
at the north end of Seventh Street, the Easton Cemetery opened in 1849 and was placed on the National Register of Historic Places in 1990. Unlike many other historic cemeteries, gravesites are still available for burials, according to the... Read more
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The Mercury News
Why Giants righty Jake Peavy is pitching for another contractundisclosed finder's fees that the advisor personally pocketed, according to a
Why Giants righty Jake Peavy is pitching for another contract
The Mercury News / Posted 9 days ago
undisclosed finder's fees that the advisor personally pocketed, according to a lawsuit filed by the Securities and Exchange Commission that was unsealed June 21. Peavy said he had never heard of TTR until Oswalt's call. He had to leave the Giants... Read more
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Detroit Free Press
Shouts of 'Shame!' as Michigan panel implements controversial DPS plan"Shame!," "Jim Crow," and "Black lives matter," as the three board members left
Shouts of 'Shame!' as Michigan panel implements controversial DPS plan
Detroit Free Press / Posted 10 days ago
"Shame!," "Jim Crow," and "Black lives matter," as the three board members left an auditorium at the Michigan Library and Historical Center through a back exit. Critics say the plan treats Detroit public school students as second-class citizens... Read more
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WSOC-TV Charlotte
Historic Presbyterian church gets award-winning revivalPreservation Honor Award from the Governor's Office, the S.C. Dept. of Archives
Historic Presbyterian church gets award-winning revival
WSOC-TV Charlotte / Posted 12 days ago
Preservation Honor Award from the Governor's Office, the S.C. Dept. of Archives and History and the Palmetto Trust for Historic Preservation. The award is a very competitive one, said Anne Peden, chair of the Greenville County Historic... Read more
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Brainerd Dispatch
Agendas1. Call to order 2. Pledge of Allegiance 3. Approval of agenda 4. Presentati
Agendas
Brainerd Dispatch / Posted 12 days ago
1. Call to order 2. Pledge of Allegiance 3. Approval of agenda 4. Presentation 4.1. Region 5 Development Commission Solar Project 4.2. Student Improv Troupe 5. Public Comments 6. Consent agenda 6.1. Personnel 6.1.1. Employment 6.1.2.... Read more
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The Chattanoogan
Tennessee Historical Commission Awards Grants to Preserve Historic SitesThe Tennessee Historical Commission has awarded 31 grants from the federal Hist
Tennessee Historical Commission Awards Grants to Preserve Historic Sites
The Chattanoogan / Posted 13 days ago
The Tennessee Historical Commission has awarded 31 grants from the federal Historic Preservation Fund to community and civic organizations for projects that support the preservation of historic and archaeological resources. “Tennessee’s treasured... Read more
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Charleston Regional Business Journal
Commission delays decision on proposed 15-story downtown apartment buildingAfter much discussion, the Columbia Design/Development Review Commission approv
Commission delays decision on proposed 15-story downtown apartment building
Charleston Regional Business Journal / Posted 13 days ago
After much discussion, the Columbia Design/Development Review Commission approved a site plan for a proposed 15-story apartment building at the corner of Assembly and Washington streets, but deferred approval of a certificate of design. Following a... Read more
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WCYB 5 Tri-Cities
Tennessee Historical Commission awards more than 30 grants to preserve historic sitesThe Tennessee Historical Commission has awarded 31 grants from the federal Hist
Tennessee Historical Commission awards more than 30 grants to preserve historic sites
WCYB 5 Tri-Cities / Posted 13 days ago
The Tennessee Historical Commission has awarded 31 grants from the federal Historic Preservation Fund to community and civic organizations for projects that support the preservation of historic and archaeological resources. 60 percent of the project... Read more
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WLTX-TV Columbia
Concerns Over Proposed Apartment ComplexColumbia, SC (WLTX)- Concerns over proposed 15-story apartment complex on Assem
Concerns Over Proposed Apartment Complex
WLTX-TV Columbia / Posted 13 days ago
Columbia, SC (WLTX)- Concerns over proposed 15-story apartment complex on Assembly Street in Columbia, forced city leaders to postpone its approval. During the Design Development Review Commission meeting Lydia Mattice said the proposed tower will... Read more
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WCAX-TV Vermont
NYC Council votes to designate Pepsi-Cola sign a landmarkNEW YORK (AP) - The New York City Council has officially landmarked the neon Pe
NYC Council votes to designate Pepsi-Cola sign a landmark
WCAX-TV Vermont / Posted 13 days ago
NEW YORK (AP) - The New York City Council has officially landmarked the neon Pepsi-Cola sign that adorns the Long Island City waterfront. City Council Majority Leader Jimmy Van Bramer, whose district in Queens encompasses the sign, pushed for the... Read more
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Jacksonville Daily Record
Nearly 200 years in the making Section of Downtown added to National Registry of Historic Places Thursday,
Nearly 200 years in the making
Jacksonville Daily Record / Posted 14 days ago
Section of Downtown added to National Registry of Historic Places Thursday, July 14, 10:09 AM EDT It took nearly 200 years, but a major portion of Downtown has been designated by the National Register of Historic... Read more
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Loveland Reporter-Herald
Plaques installed in Loveland for National Register of Historical PlacesWith the placement of the last of three National Register of Historic Places pl
Plaques installed in Loveland for National Register of Historical Places
Loveland Reporter-Herald / Posted 14 days ago
With the placement of the last of three National Register of Historic Places plaques Friday on Fourth Street and Lincoln Avenue, the campaign to raise public awareness of the designation has begun. The area now National Register includes Fourth... Read more
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Bay Area Reporter
Cafe Flore is for saleday after it was listed. The property itself, owned by J.D. Petras, is not for
Cafe Flore is for sale
Bay Area Reporter / Posted 14 days ago
day after it was listed. The property itself, owned by J.D. Petras, is not for sale. "We're willing to stay on in some capacity" to keep the business operating, said Gerry. "There are all kinds of possibilities" in structuring the deal, he... Read more
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Nevada Appeal
Dangberg ranch in Minden hosting chautauqua of Virgil Earp July 20Larry Ford will present “Virgil Earp: The Gunfight at the O.K. Corral” at the D
Dangberg ranch in Minden hosting chautauqua of Virgil Earp July 20
Nevada Appeal / Posted 14 days ago
Larry Ford will present “Virgil Earp: The Gunfight at the O.K. Corral” at the Dangberg Home Ranch Historic Park on Wednesday, July 20, at 6:30 p.m. Virgil Walter Earp was born in Hartford, Kentucky on July 18, 1843. He moved to Prescott, Arizona... Read more
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Charleston Regional Business Journal
Planning Commission votes down overlay zoning for Jasper projectCharleston’s Planning Commission voted Tuesday night to deny a new overlay zoni
Planning Commission votes down overlay zoning for Jasper project
Charleston Regional Business Journal / Posted 15 days ago
Charleston’s Planning Commission voted Tuesday night to deny a new overlay zoning district for the Sergeant Jasper site. Last month, the city, the Board of Architectural Review – Large and The Beach Co. board voted individually to support a... Read more
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New Haven Independent
Dwight Apartment Expansion Runs Into Oppositionfast-growing real estate company’s plan to expand an apartment building 1263 Ch
Dwight Apartment Expansion Runs Into Opposition
New Haven Independent / Posted 15 days ago
fast-growing real estate company’s plan to expand an apartment building 1263 Chapel St. and reduce its required parking. Commissioners did not vote on the matter, referring the matter to the City Plan Commission next week. The proposal returns to... Read more
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The San Angelo Standard-Times
Council swears in Frank Carter as San Angelo police chief, Lane Carter as SMD5 councilmanKhan, rashda.khan@gosanangelo.com / @Rashda_SAST Family, friends and law enfor
Council swears in Frank Carter as San Angelo police chief, Lane Carter as SMD5 councilman
The San Angelo Standard-Times / Posted 15 days ago
Khan, rashda.khan@gosanangelo.com / @Rashda_SAST Family, friends and law enforcement personnel showed up at the San Angelo City Council meeting Tuesday to watch Lt. Frank Carter sworn in as police chief. People in uniform — representing the San... Read more
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CBS Dallas - Fort Worth
Resolution Could Allow New Construction In Dilapidated FW NeighborhoodFORT WORTH (CBS11) – A recent 8-0 Fort Worth City Council vote on a resolution
Resolution Could Allow New Construction In Dilapidated FW Neighborhood
CBS Dallas - Fort Worth / Posted 15 days ago
FORT WORTH (CBS11) – A recent 8-0 Fort Worth City Council vote on a resolution that would remove the historic designation of the Stop Six Sunrise Edition neighborhood in east Fort Worth, has set the plan in motion. City officials say the... Read more
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Daily Herald
$40 million plan for downtown Batavia blockcalled One North Washington Place, for the site at Washington Avenue and Wilson
$40 million plan for downtown Batavia block
Daily Herald / Posted 16 days ago
called One North Washington Place, for the site at Washington Avenue and Wilson Street. And the plan calls for the city to borrow up to $13 million to make it work. Key to the project is demolishing the church, including its 127-year-old... Read more
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