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Otago Daily Times
Permanent liquor ban still soughtWaitaki Valley towns are not giving up after failing in their bid to put a year
Permanent liquor ban still sought
Otago Daily Times / Posted 6 hours ago
Waitaki Valley towns are not giving up after failing in their bid to put a year-round liquor ban in place. The Ahuriri Community Board has recommended a temporary liquor ban on Otematata and Omarama from October to June, while it waits to get... Read more
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The Morning Call
Garden of Hope raises $38,000 for cancer supportand Marcia Ballek, Illene Wood, Ray Starner, Arnold and Barbara Janofsky, Mike
Garden of Hope raises $38,000 for cancer support
The Morning Call / Posted 20 hours ago
and Marcia Ballek, Illene Wood, Ray Starner, Arnold and Barbara Janofsky, Mike Torbert and Rita Scheller. Cancer Support Community board members attending were Suzanne Mason, Virginia Voros, Elizabeth Scofield, Judy Savchak, Dan McCarthy and his... Read more
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Otago Daily Times
Truck-free accord reachedRd under a voluntary accord being negotiated between trucking companies, forest
Truck-free accord reached
Otago Daily Times / Posted yesterday
Rd under a voluntary accord being negotiated between trucking companies, forestry owners, the police and the Chalmers Community Board. Residents have long raised fears about empty logging trucks using the narrow, winding road from Port... Read more
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DNA Info
Tourism Group Proposes Street Sign To Honor Its Founder, Stan Brooks' Wifedecades, Morse said. “Wherever they went and said they were from New York City
Tourism Group Proposes Street Sign To Honor Its Founder, Stan Brooks' Wife
DNA Info / Posted yesterday
decades, Morse said. “Wherever they went and said they were from New York City, they always got a big smile," Morse told Community Board 4’s transportation committee on Wednesday. "But people would say, ‘I’d love to go to New York, but it’s too... Read more
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Otago Daily Times
Local body elections candidates 2010 (Prendergast, Craig Watson, *Kate Wilson. Waikouaiti Coast-Chalmers Ward (One r
Local body elections candidates 2010 (
Otago Daily Times / Posted yesterday
Prendergast, Craig Watson, *Kate Wilson. Waikouaiti Coast-Chalmers Ward (One required) *Andrew Noone, Geraldine Tait. >COMMUNITY BOARDS Chalmers Community Board (Six required) Mel Aitken, Duncan Eddy, *Trevor Alan Johnson, Ange McErlane,... Read more
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Salon.com
Police leaders to back disbanding polygamous town marshalsless harsh measures that would be costly and unsuccessful. You Might Also Like
Police leaders to back disbanding polygamous town marshals
Salon.com / Posted yesterday
less harsh measures that would be costly and unsuccessful. You Might Also Like Three former sect members who now sit on a community board that oversees the redistribution of homes may also be on called to testify: Don Timpson, Arnold Richter and... Read more
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Spartanburg Herald-Journal
Police leaders to back disbanding polygamous town marshalsreforms rather than less harsh measures that would be costly and unsuccessful.
Police leaders to back disbanding polygamous town marshals
Spartanburg Herald-Journal / Posted yesterday
reforms rather than less harsh measures that would be costly and unsuccessful. Three former sect members who now sit on a community board that oversees the redistribution of homes may also be on called to testify: Don Timpson, Arnold Richter and... Read more
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The Hendersonville Times-News
Police leaders to back disbanding polygamous town marshalsreforms rather than less harsh measures that would be costly and unsuccessful.
Police leaders to back disbanding polygamous town marshals
The Hendersonville Times-News / Posted yesterday
reforms rather than less harsh measures that would be costly and unsuccessful. Three former sect members who now sit on a community board that oversees the redistribution of homes may also be on called to testify: Don Timpson, Arnold Richter and... Read more
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ABC News
Injured Penguin Gets Back on Her Feet With Special 3-D-Printed Bootsource -- the local middle school. Kelly Matis, the aquarium's vice president
Injured Penguin Gets Back on Her Feet With Special 3-D-Printed Boot
ABC News / Posted 2 days ago
source -- the local middle school. Kelly Matis, the aquarium's vice president of education and conservation, had been on a community board that had recently bought a 3-D printer for Mystic Middle School. She reached out, and a mission was launched... Read more
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Otago Daily Times
Only 4 nominees so farlocal government roles in Otago's district council areas. Nobody has been offi
Only 4 nominees so far
Otago Daily Times / Posted 2 days ago
local government roles in Otago's district council areas. Nobody has been officially nominated yet for mayoral, council or community board roles in the Central Otago and Queenstown-Lakes districts, despite several people announcing in the media... Read more
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Otago Daily Times
Council to look at bus stop issuesThe lighting was very good at the old Bond St stop and a nearby shop veranda ga
Council to look at bus stop issues
Otago Daily Times / Posted 2 days ago
The lighting was very good at the old Bond St stop and a nearby shop veranda gave shelter from rain and frost. The Waihemo Community Board discussed residents' concerns at a recent meeting, after Palmerston resident Sharron Bray expressed her... Read more
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Otago Daily Times
Seal to be removed after laying ‘too early’ mistakedown for some time,'' Mr Jorgensen said yesterday. He said it would be monitor
Seal to be removed after laying ‘too early’ mistake
Otago Daily Times / Posted 2 days ago
down for some time,'' Mr Jorgensen said yesterday. He said it would be monitored for "a couple of years''. Waihemo Community Board member Jane Carlyon, of Moeraki, who is a part of the Haven St rebuild team, confirmed yesterday the... Read more
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Staten Island Advance
Paving scheduled for Staten Island streets next weekcomplaint hotline at 311 or the Staten Island DOT office at 212-839-2395. To re
Paving scheduled for Staten Island streets next week
Staten Island Advance / Posted 2 days ago
complaint hotline at 311 or the Staten Island DOT office at 212-839-2395. To request repaving on your street, contact your community board. All milling and paving is subject to weather or emergency road work. Notices to move parked cars from... Read more
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Carroll County News
Kansas-based Equity Bank to acquire Community FirstAnn Main and Danny Criner." Following the transaction's completion, CFBI direc
Kansas-based Equity Bank to acquire Community First
Carroll County News / Posted 2 days ago
Ann Main and Danny Criner." Following the transaction's completion, CFBI directors will continue their service as Arkansas community board members to Equity's Arkansas markets. Equity will add two directors from CFBI's board of directors to serve... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
Candidate workshop for local election candidates in Rotorualocal politics and having a say in the future of Rotorua, then find out more ab
Candidate workshop for local election candidates in Rotorua
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 3 days ago
local politics and having a say in the future of Rotorua, then find out more about standing as a candidate to become a community board or district health board member, a councillor or even a mayor.Electoral officer Warwick Lampp will hold a... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
New play boat planned to replace Wakatereit up to modern playground standards," he says.Instead of spending an estimated
New play boat planned to replace Wakatere
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 3 days ago
it up to modern playground standards," he says.Instead of spending an estimated $50,000 to upgrade the Wakatere, the Thames Community Board felt it was better to put that into new improved equipment."While we know some in the community will miss the... Read more
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Crain's New York Business
To build bus terminal, Port Authority may have to seize private property on West Sidedesign competition that is not restricted to the footprint [the Port already ow
To build bus terminal, Port Authority may have to seize private property on West Side
Crain's New York Business / Posted 3 days ago
design competition that is not restricted to the footprint [the Port already owns],” said Christine Berthet, who co-chairs Community Board 4's transportation committee. “We are very concerned and very opposed to the idea of eminent domain on Ninth... Read more
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Yellow Springs News
Antioch College receives accreditationhistory in her recent determination letter. “Let me commend you for the passio
Antioch College receives accreditation
Yellow Springs News / Posted 3 days ago
history in her recent determination letter. “Let me commend you for the passion of your alumni, the Yellow Springs community, board and institutional leadership, students and other stakehoders. Your efforts clearly reflect Horace Mann’s... Read more
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Times Newsweekly
HELL HOLEto just put Band-Aids on this,” Judy McClain, senior director of Rail Service P
HELL HOLE
Times Newsweekly / Posted 3 days ago
to just put Band-Aids on this,” Judy McClain, senior director of Rail Service Planning with the MTA, told the members of Community Board 5’s (CB 5) Transportation and Public Transit committees during their joint meeting on July 19. “We need to... Read more
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Times Newsweekly
Local Newsheart-wrenching testimonials from families who have lost loved ones at the inte
Local News
Times Newsweekly / Posted 3 days ago
heart-wrenching testimonials from families who have lost loved ones at the intersection of Myrtle and Wyckoff avenues, Community Board 5 (CB 5) voted in favor of the Department of Transportation’s (DOT) pedestrian plaza plan. Two were... Read more
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Times Newsweekly
Affected families urge leaders to approve Plaza planfamilies urge leaders to approve Plaza plan Transformation of deadly Myrtle/Wy
Affected families urge leaders to approve Plaza plan
Times Newsweekly / Posted 3 days ago
families urge leaders to approve Plaza plan Transformation of deadly Myrtle/Wyckoff intersection receives support Community Board 5 overwhelmingly voted in favor of supporting DOT’s pedestrian plaza plan for Myrtle/Wyckoff. Photo courtesy... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Chirstchurch City Councillors concerned over decision of renegotiating project spendingneeds to be done properly, because these anchor projects will set the structure
Chirstchurch City Councillors concerned over decision of renegotiating project spending
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 4 days ago
needs to be done properly, because these anchor projects will set the structure of the city for years to come." Former community board member Rod Cameron, who is running for council this year, said the city councillors were repeating the... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
Lyttelton musuem moves ahead with plans to rebuildStreet is in the heart of Lyttelton with views across the harbour, and easy acc
Lyttelton musuem moves ahead with plans to rebuild
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 4 days ago
Street is in the heart of Lyttelton with views across the harbour, and easy access for locals and visitors alike. The local Community Board supports the exciting new plans. "Should the Council be amenable to the Society acquiring the former Service... Read more
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Crain's New York Business
Developers paying 33% above market for Pier 40 air rightsof its planned 1,586 apartment units. The public-review process will solicit th
Developers paying 33% above market for Pier 40 air rights
Crain's New York Business / Posted 4 days ago
of its planned 1,586 apartment units. The public-review process will solicit the opinion and recommendations of the local community board and Manhattan Borough President Gale Brewer and requires approval from the City Planning Commission and the... Read more
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Crain's New York Business
Engineering firm tapped to design overhaul of deteriorating Hudson River Park pierthe trust's board, the transfer process requires a zoning change, which must be
Engineering firm tapped to design overhaul of deteriorating Hudson River Park pier
Crain's New York Business / Posted 4 days ago
the trust's board, the transfer process requires a zoning change, which must be approved by the City Council. The local community board is set to make its nonbinding recommendation on the deal Thursday, the first step in that... Read more
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DNA Info
Brick Oven Pies Offered at New Prospect-Lefferts Gardens Pizza Jointis set to open on July 8 at 594 Rogers Ave., said co-owner Michael Casas who pr
Brick Oven Pies Offered at New Prospect-Lefferts Gardens Pizza Joint
DNA Info / Posted 4 days ago
is set to open on July 8 at 594 Rogers Ave., said co-owner Michael Casas who presented a plan for the business at Brooklyn Community Board 9 this week. “We’re doing a cafe lounge,” he told the board members, who supported the restaurant's... Read more
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DNA Info
600-Pound Sculpture Coming to Carl Schurz Park This Fall, Officials Saypark's Hoop Garden and the East River promenade from October through April 2017
600-Pound Sculpture Coming to Carl Schurz Park This Fall, Officials Say
DNA Info / Posted 4 days ago
park's Hoop Garden and the East River promenade from October through April 2017, park representatives said at Thursday's Community Board 8 parks and recreation committee meeting. The sculpture is styled after two artworks — Gian Lorenzo... Read more
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DNA Info
City Mum on Status of Stalled 81st Street Pedestrian Bridge, Locals SayStreet pedestrian bridge that had been under construction to bring it into comp
City Mum on Status of Stalled 81st Street Pedestrian Bridge, Locals Say
DNA Info / Posted 4 days ago
Street pedestrian bridge that had been under construction to bring it into compliance with federal law, residents say. Community Board 8 members and residents said construction on the ramp came to a halt last month, but they haven't been able... Read more
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DNA Info
The 'Hamilton' Effect: Upper Manhattan Real Estate Gets Boost From Musicalmore people to the area, said Robertson, who is involved in the community beyon
The 'Hamilton' Effect: Upper Manhattan Real Estate Gets Boost From Musical
DNA Info / Posted 4 days ago
more people to the area, said Robertson, who is involved in the community beyond real estate. He was recently appointed to Community Board 12 as a public member of the Business Development Committee and is a member of the Washington Heights... Read more
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DNA Info
Inwood Is Actually Two Neighborhoods Divided by Race, Class and Broadway— has been the subject of numerous crackdowns by the NYPD and is a constant sou
Inwood Is Actually Two Neighborhoods Divided by Race, Class and Broadway
DNA Info / Posted 4 days ago
— has been the subject of numerous crackdowns by the NYPD and is a constant source of 311 noise complaints and diatribes to Community Board 12 about the crowds, who are described as disrespectful to the community and dangerous to neighbors and... Read more
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DNA Info
Buy a 2-Bedroom Condo for $163K in Clinton Hillfor the affordable units. Preference will be given to New York City residents.
Buy a 2-Bedroom Condo for $163K in Clinton Hill
DNA Info / Posted 4 days ago
for the affordable units. Preference will be given to New York City residents. Residents who currently live in the Community Board 2 area — which includes Downtown Brooklyn, DUMBO, Fort Greene, Clinton Hill, Boerum Hill, Vinegar Hill and... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
Nominations open for local council electionsElectoral Officer Ian Tate says anyone wishing to stand as a candidate for Horo
Nominations open for local council elections
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 5 days ago
Electoral Officer Ian Tate says anyone wishing to stand as a candidate for Horowhenua District Council or the Foxton Community Board should submit their nominations now.Nominations close at noon on Friday 12 August.“We are encouraging anyone... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
Keep health care services at PMHvast geographical area and most be considered to be of significant strategic im
Keep health care services at PMH
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 5 days ago
vast geographical area and most be considered to be of significant strategic importance to the communities it serves.Local Community Board member Dr Helene Mautner said “Communities are better served with local health services, rather than... Read more
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Queensland Times
Have you seen this man?media has already been employed to help find the missing man, with images of Mr
Have you seen this man?
Queensland Times / Posted 6 days ago
media has already been employed to help find the missing man, with images of Mr Punch posted on Sunshine Coast Community Board yesterday asking anyone who may have seen him to contact police, the post already shared more than 100... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
Nominations now open for Waikato district electionsElectoral Officer, Dale Ofsoske says anyone wanting to stand as a candidate for
Nominations now open for Waikato district elections
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 6 days ago
Electoral Officer, Dale Ofsoske says anyone wanting to stand as a candidate for Waikato District Council or for their community board should get their nominations in now.Nominations close at noon on Friday 12 August.“We are encouraging anyone... Read more
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Otago Daily Times
Memo to new city council candidateshall. I have had 10 of them during the current term in a range of different se
Memo to new city council candidates
Otago Daily Times / Posted 7 days ago
hall. I have had 10 of them during the current term in a range of different settings. Here is a sampling: Otago Peninsula community board: The June meeting at the Portobello Bowling Club rooms lasted two hours with the heat pump going flat... Read more
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Otago Daily Times
Welcome chance for pupilsto the small town. Heriot Primary School principal Colin McHutchon said it was
Welcome chance for pupils
Otago Daily Times / Posted 7 days ago
to the small town. Heriot Primary School principal Colin McHutchon said it was proposed to the school by the West Otago Community Board that school pupils could design new welcome signs for Heriot. Mr McHutchon said it presented as an... Read more
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Otago Daily Times
Eye on cycle safetyIsland roads that are part of a $21million roading upgrade project by the New Z
Eye on cycle safety
Otago Daily Times / Posted 8 days ago
Island roads that are part of a $21million roading upgrade project by the New Zealand Transport Agency (NZTA). Chalmers Community Board chairman Steve Walker, who sat in on the NZTA's meetings, said he had heard the agency would be putting in... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Outrage over human waste dumped on Maori burial ground at Dunedin's Warrington Domainfor action. Mr Owen noted yesterday the next camping season was not far off.
Outrage over human waste dumped on Maori burial ground at Dunedin's Warrington Domain
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 9 days ago
for action. Mr Owen noted yesterday the next camping season was not far off. The matter is with the Waikouaiti Coast Community Board, but it appears unlikely anything will be done before the next influx begins. In his letter to the council,... Read more
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Otago Daily Times
ORC 'stripping out services in South Dunedin': Whileywas lacking and had led to "a lot of angst'' in the community and among bus use
ORC 'stripping out services in South Dunedin': Whiley
Otago Daily Times / Posted 9 days ago
was lacking and had led to "a lot of angst'' in the community and among bus users. As a member of the Saddle Hill community board, he had heard concerns from residents about the lack of service from Green Island to South Dunedin. These... Read more
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Staten Island Advance
Paving and milling continues on Staten Island streets next weekcomplaint hotline at 311 or the Staten Island DOT office at 212-839-2395. To re
Paving and milling continues on Staten Island streets next week
Staten Island Advance / Posted 9 days ago
complaint hotline at 311 or the Staten Island DOT office at 212-839-2395. To request repaving on your street, contact your community board. All milling and paving is subject to weather or emergency road work. Notices to move parked cars from... Read more
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Arkansas Business
Wichita Bank Buys Community First Bancshares in $69M Dealcustomers and communities." Once the deal is complete, Community First Bancsha
Wichita Bank Buys Community First Bancshares in $69M Deal
Arkansas Business / Posted 9 days ago
customers and communities." Once the deal is complete, Community First Bancshares' directors will continue as Arkansas community board members to Equity's Arkansas markets. Equity will add two directors from Community First Bancshares' board to... Read more
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OregonLive.com
Community police oversight panel recommends court-ordered monitor to track Portland police reformsthat Watson and Rosenbaum this week petitioned federal Justice officials and th
Community police oversight panel recommends court-ordered monitor to track Portland police reforms
OregonLive.com / Posted 9 days ago
that Watson and Rosenbaum this week petitioned federal Justice officials and the city to separate themselves from the community board. "I got a letter...saying they want to divorce us,'' Johnson said. "If that's the case, so be it.'' It's... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
Shore Action Selects Kaipātiki Local Board CandidatesFacebook community groups, totalling 13,000+ members. He is also former Chair o
Shore Action Selects Kaipātiki Local Board Candidates
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 9 days ago
Facebook community groups, totalling 13,000+ members. He is also former Chair of the Bayview Community Centre and Glenfield Community Board.John has championed many playground, track and signage upgrades; achieved various roading and walkway safety... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
Shore Action Selects Devonport-Takapuna Candidatesof experience in local government, having served as a councillor on North Shore
Shore Action Selects Devonport-Takapuna Candidates
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 9 days ago
of experience in local government, having served as a councillor on North Shore City Council and as a member of Takapuna Community Board. She is an appointed trustee of the Michael King Writers Centre, a former trustee of the Pumphouse Trust, and... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
New Brighton Library closes for repair, pops up elsewhereup shop in New Brighton Mall means that they get that all-important stability.”
New Brighton Library closes for repair, pops up elsewhere
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 9 days ago
up shop in New Brighton Mall means that they get that all-important stability.”An initiative driven by the Burwood–Pegasus Community Board, the temporary library will be located at 60 Brighton Mall. It will offer a small, popular collection... Read more
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WXIA-TV Atlanta
Decatur school named after President Barack Obamaschools in Decatur will be named after President Barack Obama and Georgia Congr
Decatur school named after President Barack Obama
WXIA-TV Atlanta / Posted 10 days ago
schools in Decatur will be named after President Barack Obama and Georgia Congressman John Lewis. The DeKalb County Board of Education voted unanimously to name one new school, which is being built on the former Clifton Elementary School... Read more
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The Columbian
Divisions plague board that monitors Portland police reformsseven-page separation proposal that Rosenbaum and Watson wrote reads like a div
Divisions plague board that monitors Portland police reforms
The Columbian / Posted 10 days ago
seven-page separation proposal that Rosenbaum and Watson wrote reads like a divorce petition. Their relationship with the community board is so damaged that it “prohibits restoration,” following more than a year of “ambiguity, disrespect and... Read more
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Otago Daily Times
Road work before XmasWork to widen Mt Aspiring Rd between Wanaka and Glendhu Bay should be under way
Road work before Xmas
Otago Daily Times / Posted 10 days ago
Work to widen Mt Aspiring Rd between Wanaka and Glendhu Bay should be under way before Christmas, Wanaka Community Board member Lyal Cocks says. Mr Cocks told this week's board meeting the work was being retendered by the Queenstown Lakes District... Read more
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