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Ilford Recorder
Redbridge activist and campaigner Diana has ‘fighting racism in her DNA’yet as I sit in Diana Neslen’s living room, she humbly brushes off these accola
Redbridge activist and campaigner Diana has ‘fighting racism in her DNA’
Ilford Recorder / Posted 14 hours ago
yet as I sit in Diana Neslen’s living room, she humbly brushes off these accolades. The former Redbridge Equalities and Community Council (RECC) chairman’s passion for human rights is evident, and her eyes twinkle as she eloquently comments on... Read more
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John O'Groat Journal
New light cast on Wick war memorialof Wick town centre’s most notable landmarks is standing out in the dark, thank
New light cast on Wick war memorial
John O'Groat Journal / Posted yesterday
of Wick town centre’s most notable landmarks is standing out in the dark, thanks to a project spearheaded by Wick Community Council. Lights have been installed at the base of the ancient royal burgh’s war memorial and they will shine... Read more
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Havre Daily News
Fort Belknap powwow is this weekendout and received monetary or in-kind contributions from off-reservation busines
Fort Belknap powwow is this weekend
Havre Daily News / Posted 2 days ago
out and received monetary or in-kind contributions from off-reservation businesses, tribal programs, the Fort Belknap Community Council and individuals. The event will go until about 1 a.m. on Monday at the powwow grounds on Highway 66, about... Read more
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Columbia Star
Rosewood moves forward with traffic studyThe Rosewood Community Council moved forward with speed hump recommendations at
Rosewood moves forward with traffic study
Columbia Star / Posted 2 days ago
The Rosewood Community Council moved forward with speed hump recommendations at its quarterly meeting Thursday, July 21. David Brewer, traffic engineer for the City of Columbia, reviewed the results of a study completed in 2013. At the time, the... Read more
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The Comet
‘Huge ugly homes plans a blight to Green Belt land’ say Great Ashby residentslocal facilities are not swamped? Why not 10 smaller sites of 10 dwellings to c
‘Huge ugly homes plans a blight to Green Belt land’ say Great Ashby residents
The Comet / Posted 2 days ago
local facilities are not swamped? Why not 10 smaller sites of 10 dwellings to complement the current layout?” Great Ashby Community Council has expressed ‘serious concerns’ over the effect this proposal will have on the existing infrastructure and... Read more
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Swartz Creek View
Barons Motorcycle Club’s summer festival this weekend in Gaines | July 28, 2016the Old Newsboys will raffle off a motorcycle. The majority of proceeds from S
Barons Motorcycle Club’s summer festival this weekend in Gaines | July 28, 2016
Swartz Creek View / Posted 3 days ago
the Old Newsboys will raffle off a motorcycle. The majority of proceeds from Sunday’s activities will benefit the Gaines Community Council, a group of charitable organizations based in the village. “It’s just a fun atmosphere,” said Griffin.... Read more
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Flint Township View
Barons Motorcycle Club’s summer festival this weekend in Gaines | July 28, 2016the Old Newsboys will raffle off a motorcycle. The majority of proceeds from S
Barons Motorcycle Club’s summer festival this weekend in Gaines | July 28, 2016
Flint Township View / Posted 3 days ago
the Old Newsboys will raffle off a motorcycle. The majority of proceeds from Sunday’s activities will benefit the Gaines Community Council, a group of charitable organizations based in the village. “It’s just a fun atmosphere,” said Griffin.... Read more
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Stamford Advocate
Colombia is about to end a 52-year war, but a bigger, tougher fight is loomingclashes with their need to provide for themselves. "We'll fight whoever comes
Colombia is about to end a 52-year war, but a bigger, tougher fight is looming
Stamford Advocate / Posted 3 days ago
clashes with their need to provide for themselves. "We'll fight whoever comes and touches our plants," Fernando Zapata, a community council leader in a tiny hamlet located in Colombia's north-central Antioquia department, told the Associated Press... Read more
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Connecticut Post
Colombia is about to end a 52-year war, but a bigger, tougher fight is loomingclashes with their need to provide for themselves. "We'll fight whoever comes
Colombia is about to end a 52-year war, but a bigger, tougher fight is looming
Connecticut Post / Posted 3 days ago
clashes with their need to provide for themselves. "We'll fight whoever comes and touches our plants," Fernando Zapata, a community council leader in a tiny hamlet located in Colombia's north-central Antioquia department, told the Associated Press... Read more
2 related stories
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San Francisco Chronicle
Colombia is about to end a 52-year war, but a bigger, tougher fight is loomingclashes with their need to provide for themselves. "We'll fight whoever comes
Colombia is about to end a 52-year war, but a bigger, tougher fight is looming
San Francisco Chronicle / Posted 3 days ago
clashes with their need to provide for themselves. "We'll fight whoever comes and touches our plants," Fernando Zapata, a community council leader in a tiny hamlet located in Colombia's north-central Antioquia department, told the Associated Press... Read more
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Lehigh Acres Citizen
New 7-Eleven proposed in Lehighand Mike Cook. The board was formed under the umbrella of the now defunct Lehi
New 7-Eleven proposed in Lehigh
Lehigh Acres Citizen / Posted 3 days ago
and Mike Cook. The board was formed under the umbrella of the now defunct Lehigh Acres Community Planning Corp. It is now a part of the Lehigh Community Council. The group meets and inspects plans to see if they comply with architectural standa... Read more
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Lehigh Acres Citizen
Council votes down proposal on backyard chickens for residentsOne vote on the Lehigh Acres Community Council has ended the controversy over w
Council votes down proposal on backyard chickens for residents
Lehigh Acres Citizen / Posted 3 days ago
One vote on the Lehigh Acres Community Council has ended the controversy over whether residents in Lehigh can keep a limited number of backyard chickens. The vote was taken on July 18 at the council's monthly meeting. But Charles Edwards, a... Read more
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Okotoks Western Wheel
Get out to vote in Black Diamondout in big number for next month�s vote. Four candidates have thrown their hat
Get out to vote in Black Diamond
Okotoks Western Wheel / Posted 3 days ago
out in big number for next month�s vote. Four candidates have thrown their hats in the ring for the Aug. 22 Black Diamond council byelection. Glen Fagan and Leslie Miller are vying for the mayor�s chair, and Dave Geske and Brian Marconi are... Read more
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John O'Groat Journal
Call for 'heads to roll' over new Wick swim pool design flawoptimal sight lines could not be achieved but this was seen as an acceptable co
Call for 'heads to roll' over new Wick swim pool design flaw
John O'Groat Journal / Posted 3 days ago
optimal sight lines could not be achieved but this was seen as an acceptable compromise at the time. Tannach and District Community Council vice-chairwoman Catherine Patterson said: “I think it’s shameful really. We were promised a... Read more
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Crosscut
Give City Council more power in neighborhoodsannounced “the Seattle Way,” which translated meant, “you discuss, I decide.”
Give City Council more power in neighborhoods
Crosscut / Posted 3 days ago
announced “the Seattle Way,” which translated meant, “you discuss, I decide.” Mike McGinn had activist and Greenwood Community Council roots, but was also suspect by many nabe activists as a guy who was too close to Vulcan and touted a... Read more
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WTAE-TV Pittsburgh
Pittsburgh communities vow to use six-old's death as agent for changeyou never expect to have happen at your backdoor. In your community," said Shar
Pittsburgh communities vow to use six-old's death as agent for change
WTAE-TV Pittsburgh / Posted 6 days ago
you never expect to have happen at your backdoor. In your community," said Sharlee Ellison, the co-chair of the Knoxville Community Council. Isis Allen was six years old. She was killed walking home last Sunday night by a bullet police say was... Read more
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Ventura County Star
Ventura’s mayor set to speak to college area neighborhood groupMartinez, amartinez@vcstar.com Ventura Mayor Erik Nasarenko will speak during
Ventura’s mayor set to speak to college area neighborhood group
Ventura County Star / Posted 6 days ago
Martinez, amartinez@vcstar.com Ventura Mayor Erik Nasarenko will speak during the monthly meeting of the College Area Community Council. Nasarenko has been visiting various groups and organizations as he makes his case for why residents... Read more
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express
Labour advisers sacked in Corbyn purge 'had no choice' but to sign gagging clausesanti-semitism and misogyny in Labour that was not there before Mr Corbyn became
Labour advisers sacked in Corbyn purge 'had no choice' but to sign gagging clauses
express / Posted 7 days ago
anti-semitism and misogyny in Labour that was not there before Mr Corbyn became leader. “My wife stood recently for a community councillor position in the village where we live in South Wales and was subject to a torrent of online abuse. It’s... Read more
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Canberra Times
Southern Cross Club lodges plans for building on old Woden pitch and putt sitetwo-thirds of the course not taken up by the proposed building and adjoining ca
Southern Cross Club lodges plans for building on old Woden pitch and putt site
Canberra Times / Posted 7 days ago
two-thirds of the course not taken up by the proposed building and adjoining car park. Since its closure, Woden Valley Community Council has expressed concern about the lack of recreational facilities in the area. Submissions will be accepted... Read more
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Northern Echo
Proposals for new community council shelved after majority of residents back status quothe change. Of those, 110 responded within the six-week deadline, a small majo
Proposals for new community council shelved after majority of residents back status quo
Northern Echo / Posted 7 days ago
the change. Of those, 110 responded within the six-week deadline, a small majority of whom backed up setting up a new community council. The results showed 62 in favour of a parish council - equating to 6.87 per cent of households consulted -... Read more
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heraldscotland
Green light for 67-turbine wind farm at wild site despite objections from conservationistsestimated to be around 16 months. It was strongly supported by many local stake
Green light for 67-turbine wind farm at wild site despite objections from conservationists
heraldscotland / Posted 7 days ago
estimated to be around 16 months. It was strongly supported by many local stakeholders, was not opposed by the local community council and was supported by the Highland Council planning committee. “The ruling has brought good news to a... Read more
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The Post-Journal
Martin Serves Community As Hispanic Community Council PresidentMartin, Hispanic Community Council president, said he is devoted to helping the
Martin Serves Community As Hispanic Community Council President
The Post-Journal / Posted 8 days ago
Martin, Hispanic Community Council president, said he is devoted to helping the Hispanic community thrive and network in the Jamestown and surrounding areas. "One of my main concerns is there is still a separation in the community," he said. "My job... Read more
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Bury Free Press
Lavenham bares all to help fund new pre-schoola quirky way was the brainchild of Lavenham resident Sue Clark with all proceed
Lavenham bares all to help fund new pre-school
Bury Free Press / Posted 8 days ago
a quirky way was the brainchild of Lavenham resident Sue Clark with all proceeds from the calendar going to the village’s community council, which is currently looking to fundraise for a new pre-school building. Sue, manager of the village hall,... Read more
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The Kitsap Sun
Poulsbo YMCA study presentedchristian.vosler@kitsapsun.com POULSBO — Poulsbo is one step closer to a poten
Poulsbo YMCA study presented
The Kitsap Sun / Posted 9 days ago
christian.vosler@kitsapsun.com POULSBO — Poulsbo is one step closer to a potential YMCA facility on Olhava Way. City Council members listened to a report on the feasibility of a fitness center at its meeting Wednesday night. The study,... Read more
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Liverpool Echo
End in sight on work to clear Liverpool fly-tipping sites that caused fly invasionthe end is thought to be in sight at the Everton yard at the centre of the prob
End in sight on work to clear Liverpool fly-tipping sites that caused fly invasion
Liverpool Echo / Posted 9 days ago
the end is thought to be in sight at the Everton yard at the centre of the problems.The Friary, home to the West Everton Community Council, in Bute Street is under siege from swarms of flies residents believe to be coming from dumped waste at a... Read more
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North Wales Pioneer
Decision deferred on controversial Colwyn housing developmentspace and allotments, and subject to conditions to include prohibition on vehic
Decision deferred on controversial Colwyn housing development
North Wales Pioneer / Posted 9 days ago
space and allotments, and subject to conditions to include prohibition on vehicular access via Bro Elian. The applications have received a total of 26 objections plus opposition from Bay of Colwyn Town Council and Betws yn Rhos Community c... Read more
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The Williamsport Sun-Gazette
OUTSPOKENblack youth, who becomes a senior this fall at Williamsport Area High School.
OUTSPOKEN
The Williamsport Sun-Gazette / Posted 9 days ago
black youth, who becomes a senior this fall at Williamsport Area High School. White is the type of individual the Beloved Community Council's open dialogue on police and community relations was trying to reach Wednesday night at City Alliance... Read more
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BC Local News
Deputy city manager honoured for leadership roleAdams. “Ron’s nomination by his peers and this award highlight his achievements
Deputy city manager honoured for leadership role
BC Local News / Posted 11 days ago
Adams. “Ron’s nomination by his peers and this award highlight his achievements over more than 20 years of service to our community.” The Professional Service Award recognizes outstanding achievement and positive impact and contributions by local... Read more
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Campbell River Mirror
Deputy city manager honoured for leadership roleAdams. “Ron’s nomination by his peers and this award highlight his achievements
Deputy city manager honoured for leadership role
Campbell River Mirror / Posted 11 days ago
Adams. “Ron’s nomination by his peers and this award highlight his achievements over more than 20 years of service to our community.” The Professional Service Award recognizes outstanding achievement and positive impact and contributions by local... Read more
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Pembroke Daily Observer
Petawawa food bank opening by year's endCouncil has endorsed the establishment of a food bank in the town that could op
Petawawa food bank opening by year's end
Pembroke Daily Observer / Posted 11 days ago
Council has endorsed the establishment of a food bank in the town that could open its doors by the end of the year. Since last year, an organizing committee has been laying the groundwork for a food bank emboldened with the principal that it is... Read more
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Forres Gazette
Tytler Street: 'A tramp in dirty clothes'?should take a look at the first view rail passengers get when they walk into to
Tytler Street: 'A tramp in dirty clothes'?
Forres Gazette / Posted 11 days ago
should take a look at the first view rail passengers get when they walk into town,” said Aline, who went along to Forres Community Council last week to ask them for assistance. “Local politicians and members of the community welcome visitors to... Read more
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Mid-Hudson News
Jewish Community Council of Sullivan County urges summer residents to slow downconverge on the county and bring with them their metropolitan New York driving
Jewish Community Council of Sullivan County urges summer residents to slow down
Mid-Hudson News / Posted 11 days ago
converge on the county and bring with them their metropolitan New York driving habits. To counter those habits, the Jewish Community Council of Sullivan County has launched a new initiative with signs placed in and around Monticello, Woodridge,... Read more
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The Williamsport Sun-Gazette
Policing and community public forum Wednesdaythere still are problems of unconscious bias, stereotyping and police profiling
Policing and community public forum Wednesday
The Williamsport Sun-Gazette / Posted 12 days ago
there still are problems of unconscious bias, stereotyping and police profiling, Richard James, co-chairman of the Beloved Community Council, said. "There is a disconnect between the community and police officers," he said. "We want to mend those... Read more
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Ventura County Star
East Ventura group meets to discuss neighborhood issues and regional taxBy Arlene Martinez, amartinez@vcstar.com Get an update on crime and taxes duri
East Ventura group meets to discuss neighborhood issues and regional tax
Ventura County Star / Posted 12 days ago
By Arlene Martinez, amartinez@vcstar.com Get an update on crime and taxes during Thursday's meeting of the East Ventura Community Council. Ventura Police Cmdr. David Dickey will let residents know what's going on crime-wise in the neighborhood and... Read more
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The Medina County Gazette
Coca’s comeback spurs Colombia to rethink drug war — The Medina County Gazetteand showing no sign of slowing down. “We’ll fight whoever comes and touches ou
Coca’s comeback spurs Colombia to rethink drug war — The Medina County Gazette
The Medina County Gazette / Posted 12 days ago
and showing no sign of slowing down. “We’ll fight whoever comes and touches our plants,” said Fernando Zapata, head of a community council in the tiny hamlet of San Isidro, his hands swollen green from so many years stripping coca leaves from its... Read more
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EveningTimes Online
Residents urge Summer Sessions concert promoters to do better than T in the Parkarrested 54 people at the Perthshire festival. These concerns will be raised b
Residents urge Summer Sessions concert promoters to do better than T in the Park
EveningTimes Online / Posted 12 days ago
arrested 54 people at the Perthshire festival. These concerns will be raised by members of the Mosspark and Corkerhill Community Council and Councillor Alex Wilson when they meet with DF concerts later this month. They will discuss upcoming... Read more
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Salon.com
Coca’s comeback forces Colombia to rethink drug warand showing no sign of slowing down. “We’ll fight whoever comes and touches ou
Coca’s comeback forces Colombia to rethink drug war
Salon.com / Posted 13 days ago
and showing no sign of slowing down. “We’ll fight whoever comes and touches our plants,” said Fernando Zapata, head of a community council in the tiny hamlet of San Isidro, his hands swollen green from so many years stripping coca leaves from its... Read more
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EveningTimes Online
Residents urge Summer Sessions concert promoters: Do better than T in the Parkarrested 54 people at the Perthshire festival. These concerns will be raised b
Residents urge Summer Sessions concert promoters: Do better than T in the Park
EveningTimes Online / Posted 13 days ago
arrested 54 people at the Perthshire festival. These concerns will be raised by members of the Mosspark and Corkerhill Community Council and Councillor Alex Wilson when they meet with DF concerts later this month. They will discuss upcoming... Read more
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Crosscut
Celebration and anger as Seattle's neighborhood council system upendedother district council members who are, unsurprisingly, angry about Murray’s de
Celebration and anger as Seattle's neighborhood council system upended
Crosscut / Posted 13 days ago
other district council members who are, unsurprisingly, angry about Murray’s decision. “We had no heads up at all … every community council is furious. Not the District Councils, but the member organizations,” Sanchez says. Asked about the... Read more
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Boston Globe
East Boston health center tries to adjust to gentrificationbrick building to be converted into space for the health center, the Urban Coll
East Boston health center tries to adjust to gentrification
Boston Globe / Posted 13 days ago
brick building to be converted into space for the health center, the Urban College of Boston, the East Boston Ecumenical Community Council, and the Veronica Robles Cultural Center. The college plans to expand its bilingual courses and day-care... Read more
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Savannah Morning News
Garden with University of Georgia roots has bountiful growthcan buy produce from the UGArden — Monday evenings from 4 to 6:30 p.m. They sel
Garden with University of Georgia roots has bountiful growth
Savannah Morning News / Posted 13 days ago
can buy produce from the UGArden — Monday evenings from 4 to 6:30 p.m. They sell more of their produce at a mid-day market at the Athens Community Council on Aging on Wednesdays, and on Thursdays at 4 p.m. at Coile Middle School near Wint... Read more
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Times of Malta
President meets Maltese community in NSW, Australiaan official visit to Australia, also visited the Alfred Fenech Maltese Resource
President meets Maltese community in NSW, Australia
Times of Malta / Posted 13 days ago
an official visit to Australia, also visited the Alfred Fenech Maltese Resource Centre, in Paramatta, Sydney. The Maltese Community Council of New South Wales runs a number of activities from the centre, such as the Maltese language school. The... Read more
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The Inverness Courier
City rocked by seventh suicide in just nine monthsto keep trying to put an end to this tragic waste of beautiful young lives." R
City rocked by seventh suicide in just nine months
The Inverness Courier / Posted 13 days ago
to keep trying to put an end to this tragic waste of beautiful young lives." Richard Burkitt, vice-chairman of Merkinch Community Council, did not know Miss Mackay but said local residents had spoken of their shock at the news of her... Read more
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The Columbus Dispatch
Activists frustrated with Columbus City Council spurred Issue 1are at the table.” Dave Paul, a longtime Northland neighborhood leader, voted
Activists frustrated with Columbus City Council spurred Issue 1
The Columbus Dispatch / Posted 13 days ago
are at the table.” Dave Paul, a longtime Northland neighborhood leader, voted early against Issue 1. Paul, a Northland Community Council member, said he has never felt shut out at city council meetings, “I think because we’ve managed to elbow... Read more
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Mississippi Business Journal
Main Street elects officers, boardserves as the firm’s North Mississippi manager in Columbus. Stafford has served
Main Street elects officers, board
Mississippi Business Journal / Posted 14 days ago
serves as the firm’s North Mississippi manager in Columbus. Stafford has served as president of the Columbus Air Force Base Community Council and president of the Columbus Main Street Association. He has been an executive board member of the... Read more
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Denbighshire Free Press
Pontcysyllte Aqueduct ready for Underneath the Arches musical celebrationUnderneath the Arches is returning this year, but we must sincerely thank local
Pontcysyllte Aqueduct ready for Underneath the Arches musical celebration
Denbighshire Free Press / Posted 14 days ago
Underneath the Arches is returning this year, but we must sincerely thank local residents and the Trevor and Garth Community Council for providing their feedback and working with us to address the issues which caused local residents some... Read more
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Northern Echo
Victorian high street’s £1m transformationPride, a volunteer-led community group, in partnership with Redcar and Clevelan
Victorian high street’s £1m transformation
Northern Echo / Posted 15 days ago
Pride, a volunteer-led community group, in partnership with Redcar and Cleveland Borough Council and Tees Valley Rural Community Council. Cllr Dale Quigley, cabinet member for economic growth at Redcar & Cleveland council, said: “We are... Read more
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Powys County Times
The Prince of Smiles in Powysmeeting members of the community and talking to residents about locally based s
The Prince of Smiles in Powys
Powys County Times / Posted 15 days ago
meeting members of the community and talking to residents about locally based skills and developments. Hugh James, Treflys Community Council Chair, welcomed the prince at the Village Hall along with other dignitaries, residents and pupils from... Read more
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Express and Star
Dudley demolition plans could force hundreds to leave homes « Express & Starwe will be stopping any further lettings in the blocks. "People will always be
Dudley demolition plans could force hundreds to leave homes « Express & Star
Express and Star / Posted 15 days ago
we will be stopping any further lettings in the blocks. "People will always be at the heart of everything we do at this community council, and it is especially important when making decisions on people’s homes.” Residents were being consulted... Read more
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The Williamsport Sun-Gazette
Ministers plan events to unify cityGreen at the corner of Hepburn and West Fourth streets across from City Hall.
Ministers plan events to unify city
The Williamsport Sun-Gazette / Posted 15 days ago
Green at the corner of Hepburn and West Fourth streets across from City Hall. And, at 6 p.m. Wednesday, the Beloved Community Council will hold an open forum focused on policing and the community at City Alliance Church, 380 W. Fourth... Read more
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