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FOX 28 South Bend
Councilman sues South Bend for not defending him in lawsuitSOUTH BEND, Ind. (AP) - A South Bend city council member is suing the city for
Councilman sues South Bend for not defending him in lawsuit
FOX 28 South Bend / Posted 20 hours ago
SOUTH BEND, Ind. (AP) - A South Bend city council member is suing the city for not defending him in a libel case involving a wiretapping investigation. A complaint filed last week claims the city is obligated to defend Common Council member Henry... Read more
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Your Hometown Lima Stations
Councilman sues South Bend for not defending him in lawsuitSOUTH BEND, Ind. (AP) - A South Bend city council member is suing the city for
Councilman sues South Bend for not defending him in lawsuit
Your Hometown Lima Stations / Posted 20 hours ago
SOUTH BEND, Ind. (AP) - A South Bend city council member is suing the city for not defending him in a libel case involving a wiretapping investigation. A complaint filed last week claims the city is obligated to defend Common Council member Henry... Read more
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WXOW 19 La Crosse
Committee votes to move forward with Exit 3 plansThe Finance and Personnel Committee voted Thursday to move forward with the Dep
Committee votes to move forward with Exit 3 plans
WXOW 19 La Crosse / Posted yesterday
The Finance and Personnel Committee voted Thursday to move forward with the Department of Transportation's project plans for Exit 3 and Rose Street. That recommendation will go to common council at next week's meeting, when it will cast the final... Read more
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The Buffalo News
Franczyk has massive lead in Fillmore race fundraisingAs the contentious Common Council race in Buffalo’s Fillmore District enters it
Franczyk has massive lead in Fillmore race fundraising
The Buffalo News / Posted yesterday
As the contentious Common Council race in Buffalo’s Fillmore District enters its final week, one of the candidates – incumbent David A. Franczyk – is getting financial backing from city police and fire unions, a former mayor and some local movers and... Read more
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The Buffalo News
Consultant costs burgeoning in LockportLOCKPORT – The Common Council had to come up with another $92,000 Wednesday to
Consultant costs burgeoning in Lockport
The Buffalo News / Posted yesterday
LOCKPORT – The Common Council had to come up with another $92,000 Wednesday to pay off the accounting and legal consultants the City of Lockport has been using. The money was transferred from unused allocations in other portions of the city budget,... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Fears grow of urban oil train disasterCindy Schultz/Albany Times Union Chris Amato, attorney for Earth Justice, seco
Fears grow of urban oil train disaster
San Antonio Express-News / Posted yesterday
Cindy Schultz/Albany Times Union Chris Amato, attorney for Earth Justice, second from right, calls for the Common Council to support an oil train ban on Thursday, Feb. 19, 2015, at City Hall in Albany, N.Y. (Cindy Schultz / Times Union)... Read more
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FOX 6 Milwaukee
7-0 vote: Port Washington Common Council approves 'Blues Factory' developmentPORT WASHINGTON — Port Washington’s Common Council has approved a major project
7-0 vote: Port Washington Common Council approves 'Blues Factory' development
FOX 6 Milwaukee / Posted yesterday
PORT WASHINGTON — Port Washington’s Common Council has approved a major project in downtown Port Washington. The council voted 7-0 to approve plans for the $4.75 million Blues Factory development on the downtown harbor. It also endorsed the sale of... Read more
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The Daily Voice - Scarsdale
French-American School Files Lawsuit Against White PlainsWHITE PLAINS -- The French-American School of New York filed a lawsuit against
French-American School Files Lawsuit Against White Plains
The Daily Voice - Scarsdale / Posted yesterday
WHITE PLAINS -- The French-American School of New York filed a lawsuit against White Plains Mayor Thomas Roach and the city Common Council on Thursday asking the state Supreme Court to annul the 4-3 vote on Aug. 5 that blocked FASNY from building a... Read more
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The Daily Voice - Greenburgh
French-American School Files Lawsuit Against White PlainsWHITE PLAINS -- The French-American School of New York filed a lawsuit against
French-American School Files Lawsuit Against White Plains
The Daily Voice - Greenburgh / Posted yesterday
WHITE PLAINS -- The French-American School of New York filed a lawsuit against White Plains Mayor Thomas Roach and the city Common Council on Thursday asking the state Supreme Court to annul the 4-3 vote on Aug. 5 that blocked FASNY from building a... Read more
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The Daily Voice - White Plains
White Plains Common Council Sued For Voting Against New FASNY SchoolWHITE PLAINS -- The French-American School of New York filed a lawsuit against
White Plains Common Council Sued For Voting Against New FASNY School
The Daily Voice - White Plains / Posted yesterday
WHITE PLAINS -- The French-American School of New York filed a lawsuit against White Plains Mayor Thomas Roach and the city Common Council on Thursday asking the state Supreme Court to annul the 4-3 vote on Aug. 5 that blocked FASNY from building a... Read more
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The Daily Voice - Rye
French-American School Files Lawsuit Against White PlainsWHITE PLAINS -- The French-American School of New York filed a lawsuit against
French-American School Files Lawsuit Against White Plains
The Daily Voice - Rye / Posted yesterday
WHITE PLAINS -- The French-American School of New York filed a lawsuit against White Plains Mayor Thomas Roach and the city Common Council on Thursday asking the state Supreme Court to annul the 4-3 vote on Aug. 5 that blocked FASNY from building a... Read more
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The Daily Voice - Port Chester
French-American School Files Lawsuit Against White PlainsWHITE PLAINS -- The French-American School of New York filed a lawsuit against
French-American School Files Lawsuit Against White Plains
The Daily Voice - Port Chester / Posted yesterday
WHITE PLAINS -- The French-American School of New York filed a lawsuit against White Plains Mayor Thomas Roach and the city Common Council on Thursday asking the state Supreme Court to annul the 4-3 vote on Aug. 5 that blocked FASNY from building a... Read more
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The Daily Voice - Mamaroneck
French-American School Files Lawsuit Against White PlainsWHITE PLAINS -- The French-American School of New York filed a lawsuit against
French-American School Files Lawsuit Against White Plains
The Daily Voice - Mamaroneck / Posted yesterday
WHITE PLAINS -- The French-American School of New York filed a lawsuit against White Plains Mayor Thomas Roach and the city Common Council on Thursday asking the state Supreme Court to annul the 4-3 vote on Aug. 5 that blocked FASNY from building a... Read more
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The Daily Voice - Mount Vernon
French-American School Files Lawsuit Against White PlainsWHITE PLAINS -- The French-American School of New York filed a lawsuit against
French-American School Files Lawsuit Against White Plains
The Daily Voice - Mount Vernon / Posted yesterday
WHITE PLAINS -- The French-American School of New York filed a lawsuit against White Plains Mayor Thomas Roach and the city Common Council on Thursday asking the state Supreme Court to annul the 4-3 vote on Aug. 5 that blocked FASNY from building a... Read more
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Eyewitness News 3 Hartford
Middletown officials discuss synthetic turf on fieldsThere is a turf war happening in Middletown as the city needs to redo many of i
Middletown officials discuss synthetic turf on fields
Eyewitness News 3 Hartford / Posted 2 days ago
There is a turf war happening in Middletown as the city needs to redo many of its sports field. Last week, Mayor Dan Drew broke a council tie voting to remove synthetic turf fields as an option and replace them with grass fields. He argued this... Read more
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The Buffalo News
Lockport lost track of hundreds of thousands of dollars, city officials admitLOCKPORT – Some Lockport residents have wondered why the city almost ran out of
Lockport lost track of hundreds of thousands of dollars, city officials admit
The Buffalo News / Posted 2 days ago
LOCKPORT – Some Lockport residents have wondered why the city almost ran out of money last year. The reason, according to Finance Director Scott A. Schrader: They lost it and they forgot they had it. “We have $800,000 of money we borrowed that we... Read more
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Middletown Times Herald-Record
M’town council OKs zoning change for dorms for school planned for psych center groundsMIDDLETOWN - The Common Council Tuesday voted 9-0 to change the city’s zoning c
M’town council OKs zoning change for dorms for school planned for psych center grounds
Middletown Times Herald-Record / Posted 2 days ago
MIDDLETOWN - The Common Council Tuesday voted 9-0 to change the city’s zoning code to permit student housing to accompany a planned Falun Gong-affiliated group’s fine arts school, to be built at the former Middletown Psychiatric Center. A... Read more
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Mid-Hudson News
Kingston seeks proposal to expand, integrate bike pathsCopyright © 2015 Mid-Hudson News Network, a division of Statewide News Network,
Kingston seeks proposal to expand, integrate bike paths
Mid-Hudson News / Posted 2 days ago
Copyright © 2015 Mid-Hudson News Network, a division of Statewide News Network, Inc. This story may not be reproduced in any form, by any media, without express written consent. This includes rewriting, broadcasting and/or printing of material from... Read more
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Mid-Hudson News
Middletown paves way for college dorms at former psych centerCopyright © 2015 Mid-Hudson News Network, a division of Statewide News Network,
Middletown paves way for college dorms at former psych center
Mid-Hudson News / Posted 2 days ago
Copyright © 2015 Mid-Hudson News Network, a division of Statewide News Network, Inc. This story may not be reproduced in any form, by any media, without express written consent. This includes rewriting, broadcasting and/or printing of material from... Read more
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Eyewitness News 3 Hartford
New Britain expected to keep baseball in the cityBaseball is expected to stay in the city of New Britain. On Tuesday, the Atlan
New Britain expected to keep baseball in the city
Eyewitness News 3 Hartford / Posted 3 days ago
Baseball is expected to stay in the city of New Britain. On Tuesday, the Atlantic League of Professional Baseball Clubs voted to give New Britain "conditional approval for a ball club for the 2016 season." "They're an independent league. So they’re... Read more
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The Buffalo News
Lumber City recognizes historic lumber barons who founded the cityNORTH TONAWANDA – North Tonawanda, the “Lumber City,” was founded on the lumber
Lumber City recognizes historic lumber barons who founded the city
The Buffalo News / Posted 3 days ago
NORTH TONAWANDA – North Tonawanda, the “Lumber City,” was founded on the lumber mills that dotted the city and was once a busy lumber port at the nexus of the Erie Barge Canal, Tonawanda Creek and the Niagara River. Those city founders, or “Lumber... Read more
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The Record-Journal
New Britain gains Atlantic League OKDENVER — The Atlantic League of Professional Baseball Clubs announced Tuesday t
New Britain gains Atlantic League OK
The Record-Journal / Posted 3 days ago
DENVER — The Atlantic League of Professional Baseball Clubs announced Tuesday that New Britain has been conditionally approved for play in the circuit’s 2016 season. Final approval is subject to successful lease negotiations, signed off by New... Read more
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The Buffalo News
Preliminary sketch of ECC expansion held under wrapsSome Erie County and Erie Community College officials finally have an idea of h
Preliminary sketch of ECC expansion held under wraps
The Buffalo News / Posted 3 days ago
Some Erie County and Erie Community College officials finally have an idea of how a new $30 million academic building on ECC’s North Campus in Amherst will look – thanks to the first artist renderings of the long-delayed project. But as of Tuesday,... Read more
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The Buffalo News
Feroleto sworn in as Delaware District member of Common CouncilAttorney Joel P. Feroleto says he’ll be a full-time Buffalo councilman focusing
Feroleto sworn in as Delaware District member of Common Council
The Buffalo News / Posted 3 days ago
Attorney Joel P. Feroleto says he’ll be a full-time Buffalo councilman focusing on constituent issues. Feroleto, 33, was sworn in as Delaware District member of the Common Council on Tuesday by his mother, State Supreme Court Judge Paula L.... Read more
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FOX 6 Milwaukee
10-4 vote: Common Council approves MaryNell Regan as Fire and Police Commission executive directorMILWAUKEE — There is a new executive director of the Fire and Police Commission
10-4 vote: Common Council approves MaryNell Regan as Fire and Police Commission executive director
FOX 6 Milwaukee / Posted 3 days ago
MILWAUKEE — There is a new executive director of the Fire and Police Commission in Milwaukee. Michael Tobin (former executive director of Fire and Police Commission) With a 10-4 vote, the Milwaukee Common Council on Tuesday, September 1st approved... Read more
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FOX 6 Milwaukee
Canadian Pacific spokesman: Improvements to be made to S. 1st Street bridge later this fallMILWAUKEE — A Canadian Pacific spokesman tells FOX6 News the railroad company w
Canadian Pacific spokesman: Improvements to be made to S. 1st Street bridge later this fall
FOX 6 Milwaukee / Posted 3 days ago
MILWAUKEE — A Canadian Pacific spokesman tells FOX6 News the railroad company will make improvements to the S. 1st Street railroad bridge later this fall. FOX6’s Brad Hicks exposed flaws in the bridge that trains carrying explosive crude oil pass... Read more
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The Buffalo News
Common Council poised to appoint Feroleto in Delaware DistrictAttorney Joel P. Feroleto is expected to be appointed Tuesday as the Delaware D
Common Council poised to appoint Feroleto in Delaware District
The Buffalo News / Posted 3 days ago
Attorney Joel P. Feroleto is expected to be appointed Tuesday as the Delaware District representative on the Common Council, filling the remaining months in the term of his cousin, Michael J. LoCurto. Feroleto, 33, is the only person to apply for... Read more
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FOX 6 Milwaukee
Sworn in: Borkowski takes oath of office, will represent Milwaukee's 11th Aldermanic Dist.MILWAUKEE — There’s a new member on Milwaukee’s Common Council. Newly-elected
Sworn in: Borkowski takes oath of office, will represent Milwaukee's 11th Aldermanic Dist.
FOX 6 Milwaukee / Posted 3 days ago
MILWAUKEE — There’s a new member on Milwaukee’s Common Council. Newly-elected Alderman Mark Borkowski took the oath of office on Tuesday morning, September 1st — inside the Common Council chamber. He will represent Milwaukee’s 11th Aldermanic... Read more
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The Leader-Herald
Charter commission doneMayor Michael Julius said Monday the 15-member commission met recently at City
Charter commission done
The Leader-Herald / Posted 3 days ago
Mayor Michael Julius said Monday the 15-member commission met recently at City Hall for the last time. The biggest recommendation to come out of the commission is abolition of the Johnstown City Water Board. But there are other recommendations in... Read more
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620 WTMJ Milwaukee
Common Council begins looking at arena deal A packed house as the Milwaukee Common Council held the first of a series of
Common Council begins looking at arena deal
620 WTMJ Milwaukee / Posted 3 days ago
A packed house as the Milwaukee Common Council held the first of a series of meetings on the new Bucks arena plan for downtown. The two-hour Steering and Rules Committee meeting Monday night heard... Read more
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The Post-Journal
In Years PastThe Lake House, a hotel business on West Eighth Street, was sold by Henry A. Ho
In Years Past
The Post-Journal / Posted 4 days ago
The Lake House, a hotel business on West Eighth Street, was sold by Henry A. Hotchkiss to William F. Stormer. The deal did not include the real estate, though Stormer did purchase all of the business, furnishings and equipment. Hotchkiss managed the... Read more
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The Buffalo News
Personalities overshadow issues in race to represent FillmoreThere are more vacant parcels and burned-out or boarded-up houses than occupied
Personalities overshadow issues in race to represent Fillmore
The Buffalo News / Posted 4 days ago
There are more vacant parcels and burned-out or boarded-up houses than occupied homes on a stretch of Koons Avenue. Around the corner, resident Lee Addition, 55, says that things are getting better. New basketball courts were built for the... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Milwaukee funding for new Bucks arena goes before publicThe Milwaukee Bucks are currently home to one of the NBA’s oldest arenas. Here’
Milwaukee funding for new Bucks arena goes before public
Inquirier.net / Posted 4 days ago
The Milwaukee Bucks are currently home to one of the NBA’s oldest arenas. Here’s a look inside the BMO Harris Bradley Center. AP MILWAUKEE — The public’s first opportunity to formally comment on part of a $500 million funding plan to build a new... Read more
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Daily Herald
Details released about Bucks arena fundingMILWAUKEE -- Milwaukee development and financial officials are giving the publi
Details released about Bucks arena funding
Daily Herald / Posted 4 days ago
MILWAUKEE -- Milwaukee development and financial officials are giving the public its first official look at the final piece of a $500 million funding plan for a new arena for the Milwaukee Bucks. Here's the latest (all times local): Milwaukee's top... Read more
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The Buffalo News
Personalities overshadow issues in Fillmore District rife with problemsThere are more vacant parcels and burned-out or boarded-up houses than occupied
Personalities overshadow issues in Fillmore District rife with problems
The Buffalo News / Posted 4 days ago
There are more vacant parcels and burned-out or boarded-up houses than occupied homes on a stretch of Koons Avenue. Around the corner, resident Lee Addition, 55, says that things are getting better. New basketball courts were built for the... Read more
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FOX 6 Milwaukee
After testing body cameras, Brown Deer chief has $60K in budget proposal for technology in 2016MILWAUKEE/BROWN DEER -- Milwaukee Mayor Tom Barrett said Sunday, August 30th he
After testing body cameras, Brown Deer chief has $60K in budget proposal for technology in 2016
FOX 6 Milwaukee / Posted 4 days ago
MILWAUKEE/BROWN DEER -- Milwaukee Mayor Tom Barrett said Sunday, August 30th he's proposing $880 million for 1,200 body cameras for the Milwaukee Police Department as part of his 2016 budget. And the Milwaukee Police Department isn't the only local... Read more
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The Buffalo News
Personalities overshadow issues in a district rife with problemsThere are more vacant parcels and burned-out or boarded-up houses than occupied
Personalities overshadow issues in a district rife with problems
The Buffalo News / Posted 4 days ago
There are more vacant parcels and burned-out or boarded-up houses than occupied homes on a stretch of Koons Avenue. Around the corner, resident Lee Addition, 55, says that things are getting better. New basketball courts were built for the... Read more
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NBA.com
Milwaukee funding for new Bucks arena goes before publicMILWAUKEE (AP) — Milwaukee's top development official and its chief financial o
Milwaukee funding for new Bucks arena goes before public
NBA.com / Posted 4 days ago
MILWAUKEE (AP) — Milwaukee's top development official and its chief financial officer will publicly present details Monday of the final piece of a proposed $500 million funding puzzle to build a new arena for the Milwaukee Bucks and help keep the NBA... Read more
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Bluffton News-Banner
Council will give parking limits a reviewWhen the members of the Bluffton Common Council consider establishing a two-hou
Council will give parking limits a review
Bluffton News-Banner / Posted 4 days ago
When the members of the Bluffton Common Council consider establishing a two-hour parking zone on West Elm Street Tuesday night, they may also consider jumping across Main Street to East Elm Street. Want to read the full article online? You may... Read more
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The Leader-Herald
Creek, watershed problems probedThe Common Council recently received a Department of Public Works liaison repor
Creek, watershed problems probed
The Leader-Herald / Posted 4 days ago
The Common Council recently received a Department of Public Works liaison report regarding Greenman Pedersen's ongoing work with the city. The firm was hired last September by the city to do a $56,000 hydrologic and hydraulic study of local creeks,... Read more
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Mid-Hudson News
Poughkeepsie primary candidates state opinions on causes of hungerCopyright © 2015 Mid-Hudson News Network, a division of Statewide News Network,
Poughkeepsie primary candidates state opinions on causes of hunger
Mid-Hudson News / Posted 4 days ago
Copyright © 2015 Mid-Hudson News Network, a division of Statewide News Network, Inc. This story may not be reproduced in any form, by any media, without express written consent. This includes rewriting, broadcasting and/or printing of material from... Read more
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FOX 6 Milwaukee
Mayor Barrett proposes $880K for body cameras for MPD in 2016: "This will aid our police officers"MILWAUKEE — Milwaukee Mayor Tom Barrett on Sunday, August 30th announced fundin
Mayor Barrett proposes $880K for body cameras for MPD in 2016: "This will aid our police officers"
FOX 6 Milwaukee / Posted 5 days ago
MILWAUKEE — Milwaukee Mayor Tom Barrett on Sunday, August 30th announced funding for body cameras for the Milwaukee Police Department will be a part of his upcoming budget proposal. And that’s not the only budget provision that will impact... Read more
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Officer.com
Milwaukee to Equip Officers With Body CamerasAll Milwaukee police officers on the street will be wearing body cameras by the
Milwaukee to Equip Officers With Body Cameras
Officer.com / Posted 5 days ago
All Milwaukee police officers on the street will be wearing body cameras by the end of 2016 -- a pace that outstrips most other large police departments using the technology -- under a proposal from Milwaukee Mayor Tom Barrett. The plan will be... Read more
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The Daily Voice - Chappaqua
Four Westchester Private Schools Make Top 20 ListWESTCHESTER COUNTY, N.Y. -- Four private schools in Westchester were among the
Four Westchester Private Schools Make Top 20 List
The Daily Voice - Chappaqua / Posted 5 days ago
WESTCHESTER COUNTY, N.Y. -- Four private schools in Westchester were among the top 20 in New York, according to niche.com, a ranking and review site. The Pittsburgh, Pa., company also ranked another nine private schools in the county on its top 100... Read more
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The Daily Voice - Armonk
Four Westchester Private Schools Make Top 20 ListWESTCHESTER COUNTY, N.Y. -- Four private schools in Westchester were among the
Four Westchester Private Schools Make Top 20 List
The Daily Voice - Armonk / Posted 5 days ago
WESTCHESTER COUNTY, N.Y. -- Four private schools in Westchester were among the top 20 in New York, according to niche.com, a ranking and review site. The Pittsburgh, Pa., company also ranked another nine private schools in the county on its top 100... Read more
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The Daily Voice - Briarcliff
Four Westchester Private Schools Make Top 20 ListWESTCHESTER COUNTY, N.Y. -- Four private schools in Westchester were among the
Four Westchester Private Schools Make Top 20 List
The Daily Voice - Briarcliff / Posted 5 days ago
WESTCHESTER COUNTY, N.Y. -- Four private schools in Westchester were among the top 20 in New York, according to niche.com, a ranking and review site. The Pittsburgh, Pa., company also ranked another nine private schools in the county on its top 100... Read more
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The Daily Voice - Mount Vernon
Four Westchester Private Schools Make Top 20 ListWESTCHESTER COUNTY, N.Y. -- Four private schools in Westchester were among the
Four Westchester Private Schools Make Top 20 List
The Daily Voice - Mount Vernon / Posted 5 days ago
WESTCHESTER COUNTY, N.Y. -- Four private schools in Westchester were among the top 20 in New York, according to niche.com, a ranking and review site. The Pittsburgh, Pa., company also ranked another nine private schools in the county on its top 100... Read more
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The Daily Voice - Cortlandt, Buchanan, Croton
Four Westchester Private Schools Make Top 20 ListWESTCHESTER COUNTY, N.Y. -- Four private schools in Westchester were among the
Four Westchester Private Schools Make Top 20 List
The Daily Voice - Cortlandt, Buchanan, Croton / Posted 5 days ago
WESTCHESTER COUNTY, N.Y. -- Four private schools in Westchester were among the top 20 in New York, according to niche.com, a ranking and review site. The Pittsburgh, Pa., company also ranked another nine private schools in the county on its top 100... Read more
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The Daily Voice - Bronxville
Four Westchester Private Schools Make Top 20 ListWESTCHESTER COUNTY, N.Y. -- Four private schools in Westchester were among the
Four Westchester Private Schools Make Top 20 List
The Daily Voice - Bronxville / Posted 5 days ago
WESTCHESTER COUNTY, N.Y. -- Four private schools in Westchester were among the top 20 in New York, according to niche.com, a ranking and review site. The Pittsburgh, Pa., company also ranked another nine private schools in the county on its top 100... Read more
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The Daily Voice - Eastchester
Four Westchester Private Schools Make Top 20 ListWESTCHESTER COUNTY, N.Y. -- Four private schools in Westchester were among the
Four Westchester Private Schools Make Top 20 List
The Daily Voice - Eastchester / Posted 5 days ago
WESTCHESTER COUNTY, N.Y. -- Four private schools in Westchester were among the top 20 in New York, according to niche.com, a ranking and review site. The Pittsburgh, Pa., company also ranked another nine private schools in the county on its top 100... Read more
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