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FOX 28 South Bend
Notre Dame teams up with St. Joseph County to add off-campus street lightsSafety's been a hot topic for college campuses across the country, especially a
Notre Dame teams up with St. Joseph County to add off-campus street lights
FOX 28 South Bend / Posted 23 minutes ago
Safety's been a hot topic for college campuses across the country, especially at Notre Dame in the past week. However, yesterday's St. Joseph County, Board of Commissioners meeting shed some light on how the university's teaming up with the county to... Read more
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The Miami Hurricane
County commissioners approve bonds for campus construction, upgradesThe Miami-Dade County Board of Commissioners voted 10-0 Tuesday to adopt a reso
County commissioners approve bonds for campus construction, upgrades
The Miami Hurricane / Posted 25 minutes ago
The Miami-Dade County Board of Commissioners voted 10-0 Tuesday to adopt a resolution that approves the issuance of up to $764 million in revenue bonds by the county Educational Facilities Authority on behalf of the University of Miami. Tax-exempt... Read more
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News On 6 Tulsa
Creek County Couple Says Deputies Confiscated Items From Wrong HouseA Creek County couple says they’re victims of an Oklahoma law that allows law e
Creek County Couple Says Deputies Confiscated Items From Wrong House
News On 6 Tulsa / Posted 59 minutes ago
A Creek County couple says they’re victims of an Oklahoma law that allows law enforcement to take your property even if you aren’t convicted of a crime. A state legislator is working to change the law. The Goss family says in March 2012, Creek... Read more
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Grand Haven Tribune
OTHER VIEWS: Residents ‘fighting’ the wrong battleSo, to some extent, we were excited to see such an impassioned public response
OTHER VIEWS: Residents ‘fighting’ the wrong battle
Grand Haven Tribune / Posted 3 hours ago
So, to some extent, we were excited to see such an impassioned public response to the decision made by Petoskey public schools officials to remove the word "fighting" from the grandstand at Curtis Field football stadium. Until last (month), the sign... Read more
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Jackson County Pilot
Jackson County PilotA former county coordinator in Illinois; a program director in Washington, D.C.
Jackson County Pilot
Jackson County Pilot / Posted 4 hours ago
A former county coordinator in Illinois; a program director in Washington, D.C.; a former city administrator in Canby; and a current city administrator in Mayer are in the running to be the next Jackson County coordinator. Jackson County... Read more
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MLive.com
Funeral services set for former state lawmaker, Flint icon Vera B. RisonBEECHER, MI – Funeral services have been set for Flint politician and community
Funeral services set for former state lawmaker, Flint icon Vera B. Rison
MLive.com / Posted 4 hours ago
BEECHER, MI – Funeral services have been set for Flint politician and community activist Vera B. Rison as words of praise continue to flood in from the community and beyond. Rison, who died Monday, Aug. 31, at her Bermuda Lane home in Mt. Morris... Read more
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MLive.com
Cruise ship docks in Port of Muskegon after problems with Holland stopMUSKEGON, MI – A cruise ship moored at the Mart Dock in the Port of Muskegon We
Cruise ship docks in Port of Muskegon after problems with Holland stop
MLive.com / Posted 5 hours ago
MUSKEGON, MI – A cruise ship moored at the Mart Dock in the Port of Muskegon Wednesday morning, Sept. 2 after reportedly having problems making a stop in Holland. The 100-stateroom Pearl Mist is believed to be the first cruise ship to stop in the... Read more
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The Evening Sun
York County moves to Penn Waste for trash collection in 2016The York County Board of Commissioners today approved switching trash collectio
York County moves to Penn Waste for trash collection in 2016
The Evening Sun / Posted 6 hours ago
The York County Board of Commissioners today approved switching trash collection services for county facilities from Republic Services to Penn Waste. The East Manchester Township-based company owned by state Sen. Scott Wagner, R-Spring Garden... Read more
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York Daily Record
York County moves to Penn Waste for trash collection in 2016The York County Board of Commissioners today approved switching trash collectio
York County moves to Penn Waste for trash collection in 2016
York Daily Record / Posted 7 hours ago
The York County Board of Commissioners today approved switching trash collection services for county facilities from Republic Services to Penn Waste. The East Manchester Township-based company owned by state Sen. Scott Wagner, R-Spring Garden... Read more
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Pahrump Valley Times
Vegas animal sanctuary looking for Pahrump locationA Clark County animal sanctuary is considering Pahrump as one of the options fo
Vegas animal sanctuary looking for Pahrump location
Pahrump Valley Times / Posted 8 hours ago
A Clark County animal sanctuary is considering Pahrump as one of the options for its new location. V Animal Sanctuary, a nonprofit rescue for neglected and abused domestic and farm animals located in unincorporated Clark County wants to relocate to... Read more
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The Escanaba Daily Press
Budget expected to be smallerBefore the hearing took place during a regular meeting of the Delta County Boar
Budget expected to be smaller
The Escanaba Daily Press / Posted 8 hours ago
Before the hearing took place during a regular meeting of the Delta County Board of Commissioners, Delta County Administrator Ryan Bergman gave a presentation on the budget to the board and citizens in attendance. While the proposed version of this... Read more
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Columbia County Observer
Miami-Dade Approves ID CardsPosted Sept. 2, 2015 10:15 am | Public News Service By Suzanne Potter | Public
Miami-Dade Approves ID Cards
Columbia County Observer / Posted 8 hours ago
Posted Sept. 2, 2015 10:15 am | Public News Service By Suzanne Potter | Public News Service Miami, FL - Starting next year, people in Florida's largest county may be able to get a county ID card, a move supporters say will benefit the community's... Read more
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The Jackson Herald
Planning commission denies request for apartment project; BOC to take action Sept. 21In a 3-1 vote, the Jackson County Planning Commission denied a request Thursday
Planning commission denies request for apartment project; BOC to take action Sept. 21
The Jackson Herald / Posted 9 hours ago
In a 3-1 vote, the Jackson County Planning Commission denied a request Thursday night from John and Connie Peebles for a change to property they own on Storey Lane that is adjacent to the site of a proposed apartment complex. The Jackson County... Read more
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Cadillac News
CadillacNews.comMcBain power plant may shut down if agreement not reached with Consumers MCBAI
CadillacNews.com
Cadillac News / Posted 13 hours ago
McBain power plant may shut down if agreement not reached with Consumers MCBAIN — More than 100 people could lose their jobs in a few years if McBain’s Viking Energy is unable to renew their power purchase contract with Consumers Energy. Viking... Read more
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The Advertiser-Tribune
Stahl offers retirement planDuring a county commissioners meeting Tuesday morning, board members accepted a
Stahl offers retirement plan
The Advertiser-Tribune / Posted 18 hours ago
During a county commissioners meeting Tuesday morning, board members accepted a resolution acknowledging the notice of retirement from Stahl, county Emergency Management Agency director. Stahl is seeking re-employment with the county at a lower... Read more
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KFOX 14 El Paso
Sunland Park Council moves forward with petition to annex part of Santa TeresaEL PASO, Texas -- On Tuesday evening, Sunland Park City Council voted to move f
Sunland Park Council moves forward with petition to annex part of Santa Teresa
KFOX 14 El Paso / Posted 19 hours ago
EL PASO, Texas -- On Tuesday evening, Sunland Park City Council voted to move forward with a petition to annex vacant properties in Santa Teresa. The landowner of the property submitted a petition of annexation for the city to annex 229 acres of... Read more
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WSB-TV 2 Atlanta
New task force launched to combat crime in Peoplestown...One southeast Atlanta neighborhood is becoming the test ground for a new joint
New task force launched to combat crime in Peoplestown...
WSB-TV 2 Atlanta / Posted 20 hours ago
One southeast Atlanta neighborhood is becoming the test ground for a new joint effort to improve crime statistics and the quality of life for residents. The Peoplestown neighborhood, which is in the shadows of Turner Field, has seen a major spike in... Read more
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The Evening Sun
Committee departures divide York County DemocratsA former member of the Democratic Party of York County's executive committee sa
Committee departures divide York County Democrats
The Evening Sun / Posted 20 hours ago
A former member of the Democratic Party of York County's executive committee said she was removed because she signed a petition for current York County Board of Commissioners President Steve Chronister to run for reelection as an independent. Carla... Read more
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York Daily Record
Committee departures divide York County DemocratsA former member of the Democratic Party of York County's executive committee sa
Committee departures divide York County Democrats
York Daily Record / Posted 20 hours ago
A former member of the Democratic Party of York County's executive committee said she was removed because she signed a petition for current York County Board of Commissioners President Steve Chronister to run for reelection as an independent. Carla... Read more
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The Lexington Dispatch
Leaders tour new science labs at LSHSThere is nothing like a brand new, upgraded space to make people eager to get t
Leaders tour new science labs at LSHS
The Lexington Dispatch / Posted 21 hours ago
There is nothing like a brand new, upgraded space to make people eager to get to work. According to Kristi Thornhill, a science teacher at Lexington Senior High School, the recent renovation of the school’s science labs have motivated her students... Read more
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KATU Portland
Klamath sheriff asks court to force deputies back to workKLAMATH FALLS, Ore. (AP) - Klamath County Sheriff Frank Skrah is asking a court
Klamath sheriff asks court to force deputies back to work
KATU Portland / Posted 22 hours ago
KLAMATH FALLS, Ore. (AP) - Klamath County Sheriff Frank Skrah is asking a court to force seven deputies who are on non-disciplinary leave back to work. Skrah's court petition for a preliminary injunction against the county and the deputies' union... Read more
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NewsWatch 12 Medford - Klamath Falls
Klamath County Sheriff Files Lawsuit Against Board of CommissionersKLAMATH COUNTY, Ore. – Commissioner Kelley Minty Morris says that Klamath Count
Klamath County Sheriff Files Lawsuit Against Board of Commissioners
NewsWatch 12 Medford - Klamath Falls / Posted yesterday
KLAMATH COUNTY, Ore. – Commissioner Kelley Minty Morris says that Klamath County Sheriff Frank Skrah has filed a lawsuit against the Klamath County Board of Commissioners and Klamath County Peace Officers. The commissioners say they are reviewing... Read more
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Craig Daily Press
Moffat County Commission recap for Sept. 1At its weekly meeting Tuesday morning, the Moffat County Board of Commissioners
Moffat County Commission recap for Sept. 1
Craig Daily Press / Posted yesterday
At its weekly meeting Tuesday morning, the Moffat County Board of Commissioners did the following: During general discussion: • Moffat County Development Services Department Director Roy Tipton provided the commissioners with an update on the... Read more
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FOX 5 Las Vegas
Clark Co. commissioners OK 'More Cops' sales tax hikeLaw enforcement in Clark County got the long-awaited OK for a sales tax hike th
Clark Co. commissioners OK 'More Cops' sales tax hike
FOX 5 Las Vegas / Posted yesterday
Law enforcement in Clark County got the long-awaited OK for a sales tax hike that will eventually add additional officers to the community. In a vote Tuesday, the Clark County Board of Commissioners approved a plan that would increase the sales tax... Read more
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The Escanaba Daily Press
Wind turbine rules sent to county boardSince the beginning of the year, the planning commission has met on a monthly b
Wind turbine rules sent to county board
The Escanaba Daily Press / Posted yesterday
Since the beginning of the year, the planning commission has met on a monthly basis to discuss this section of the ordinance. Throughout this process, they suggested additions and alterations to its language. Proposed changes in the version of the... Read more
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The Daily Mining Gazette
School taxpayers are ‘fighting’ the wrong battleSo to some extent we were excited to see such an impassioned public response to
School taxpayers are ‘fighting’ the wrong battle
The Daily Mining Gazette / Posted yesterday
So to some extent we were excited to see such an impassioned public response to the decision made by Petoskey public schools officials to remove the word "fighting" from the grandstand at Curtis Field football stadium. Until last weekend, the sign... Read more
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Standard Democrat
Fired Poplar Bluff city manager may be hired by Michigan countyPOPLAR BLUFF -- Fired Poplar Bluff, Missouri, city manager Heath Kaplan is one
Fired Poplar Bluff city manager may be hired by Michigan county
Standard Democrat / Posted yesterday
POPLAR BLUFF -- Fired Poplar Bluff, Missouri, city manager Heath Kaplan is one of three finalists for a job as administrator for Benzie County, Michigan. Kaplan and the other finalists will make presentations Tuesday before the Benzie County Board... Read more
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The Northeast Georgian
gpn05 advertisement for bids habersham county state of georgia sealed bids for equipment scag turf tiger stt61v 35bvac with optional grass collection system gc stt cs will be received by the habersham county board of commissioners purchasing finanDescription: Gpn05 ADVERTISEMENT FOR BIDS HABERSHAM COUNTY STATE OF GEORGIA Se
gpn05 advertisement for bids habersham county state of georgia sealed bids for equipment scag turf tiger stt61v 35bvac with optional grass collection system gc stt cs will be received by the habersham county board of commissioners purchasing finan
The Northeast Georgian / Posted yesterday
Description: Gpn05 ADVERTISEMENT FOR BIDS HABERSHAM COUNTY STATE OF GEORGIA Sealed bids for equipment: Scag Turf Tiger (STT61V-35BVAC) with optional Grass Collection System (GC-STT-CS) will be received by the Habersham County Board of Commissioners,... Read more
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Boulder Daily Camera
Tension between growth, affordability permeates Boulder Valley comp plan discussionAt one table, a young woman said she would like to get married and have childre
Tension between growth, affordability permeates Boulder Valley comp plan discussion
Boulder Daily Camera / Posted yesterday
At one table, a young woman said she would like to get married and have children, but she wasn't sure she could afford to raise her children in Boulder. At another table, an older woman asked if it was Boulder's job to provide everyone with... Read more
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MLive.com
Vera Rison, Flint community leader remembered for giving heart to allBEECHER, MI -- Vera B. Rison was always just a phone call away. "That phone wo
Vera Rison, Flint community leader remembered for giving heart to all
MLive.com / Posted yesterday
BEECHER, MI -- Vera B. Rison was always just a phone call away. "That phone would ring and every time that phone would ring, if somebody had a need or a care she was going to answer the phone," said Mose Rison, one of Vera Rison's four children.... Read more
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The Daily Mining Gazette
A roundup of recent Michigan newspaper editorialsThe Detroit News. August 26, 2015 Taxpayers on hook for Port boondoggle. Home
A roundup of recent Michigan newspaper editorials
The Daily Mining Gazette / Posted 2 days ago
The Detroit News. August 26, 2015 Taxpayers on hook for Port boondoggle. Homeland Security paid for $22 million riverfront facility that was supposed to draw cruise ships to Detroit, but hasn't. The Public Dock and Terminal belonging to the... Read more
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Marshall Independent
Sept. 1-2 Calendar8 a.m.-noon and 1-4:30 p.m., 114 N. 3rd St., Marshall. 8 a.m.-4:30 p.m., Publi
Sept. 1-2 Calendar
Marshall Independent / Posted 2 days ago
8 a.m.-noon and 1-4:30 p.m., 114 N. 3rd St., Marshall. 8 a.m.-4:30 p.m., Public Works Bldg., Marshall, 507-532-8210. 9 a.m., Adult Community Center, Marshall. 9 a.m., Adult Community Center, Marshall. 9 a.m.-4:30 p.m., Avera Marshall Regional... Read more
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News Channel 12 New Bern
Commissioners, county leaders discuss housing market trendsThe Onslow County Board of Commissioners is evaluating housing trends in the co
Commissioners, county leaders discuss housing market trends
News Channel 12 New Bern / Posted 2 days ago
The Onslow County Board of Commissioners is evaluating housing trends in the county. The board held a housing summit Monday morning. It invited leaders from every major municipality and agency in county. The summit is meant to help gather... Read more
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The Columbus Dispatch
Columbus Museum of Art names new wing in honor of benefactors Life The Columbus Museum of Art has named its new addition the Margaret M. W
Columbus Museum of Art names new wing in honor of benefactors
The Columbus Dispatch / Posted 2 days ago
Life The Columbus Museum of Art has named its new addition the Margaret M. Walter Wing in recognition of Robert D. and Margaret “Peggy” Walter’s $10 million donation in 2006 to the... Read more
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The Hendersonville Times-News
Who owns WNC's water?Asheville Meter Services worker Tyler White installs a new 1.5-inch meter servi
Who owns WNC's water?
The Hendersonville Times-News / Posted 2 days ago
Asheville Meter Services worker Tyler White installs a new 1.5-inch meter service on Sweeten Creek Road in Asheville last Wednesday. The future...BlueRidgeNow.comAugust 31, 2015 11:00 AM

Some Western North Carolina community water systems are so... Read more

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The Iron Mountain Daily News
A roundup of recent Michigan newspaper editorialsThe Detroit News. August 26, 2015 Taxpayers on hook for Port boondoggle. Home
A roundup of recent Michigan newspaper editorials
The Iron Mountain Daily News / Posted 2 days ago
The Detroit News. August 26, 2015 Taxpayers on hook for Port boondoggle. Homeland Security paid for $22 million riverfront facility that was supposed to draw cruise ships to Detroit, but hasn't. The Public Dock and Terminal belonging to the... Read more
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The Alpena News
A roundup of recent Michigan newspaper editorialsThe Detroit News. August 26, 2015 Taxpayers on hook for Port boondoggle. Home
A roundup of recent Michigan newspaper editorials
The Alpena News / Posted 2 days ago
The Detroit News. August 26, 2015 Taxpayers on hook for Port boondoggle. Homeland Security paid for $22 million riverfront facility that was supposed to draw cruise ships to Detroit, but hasn't. The Public Dock and Terminal belonging to the... Read more
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The Escanaba Daily Press
A roundup of recent Michigan newspaper editorialsThe Detroit News. August 26, 2015 Taxpayers on hook for Port boondoggle. Home
A roundup of recent Michigan newspaper editorials
The Escanaba Daily Press / Posted 2 days ago
The Detroit News. August 26, 2015 Taxpayers on hook for Port boondoggle. Homeland Security paid for $22 million riverfront facility that was supposed to draw cruise ships to Detroit, but hasn't. The Public Dock and Terminal belonging to the... Read more
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FOX 4 Kansas City
Public invited to presentation on transition from King Louie to Arts & Heritage Ctr.OVERLAND PARK, Kan. — The public is invited to a series of presentations on the
Public invited to presentation on transition from King Louie to Arts & Heritage Ctr.
FOX 4 Kansas City / Posted 2 days ago
OVERLAND PARK, Kan. — The public is invited to a series of presentations on the future of the former building known as King Louie’s bowling alley. In March, the Johnson County Board of Commissioners approved plans 4-3 for the former King Louie... Read more
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The Chronicle
Activists celebrate Women's Equality Day at downtown rallyMore than 300 people gathered in downtown Durham Friday afternoon to celebrate
Activists celebrate Women's Equality Day at downtown rally
The Chronicle / Posted 2 days ago
More than 300 people gathered in downtown Durham Friday afternoon to celebrate Women’s Equality Day. Multiple generations of men and women marched through downtown Durham Friday to celebrate Women’s Equality Day. More than 300 people, including... Read more
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The Wilmington Star-News
In case you missed it - the week's top storiesWilmington Police Chief Ralph Evangelous announced a $5,000 reward for anyone w
In case you missed it - the week's top stories
The Wilmington Star-News / Posted 2 days ago
Wilmington Police Chief Ralph Evangelous announced a $5,000 reward for anyone who provides information leading to the arrest of a suspect or suspects in the case of a 9-year-old girl shot early Monday in her home on Railroad Street. The child was... Read more
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The Wilmington Star-News
In case you missed it - the week's top storiesWilmington Police Chief Ralph Evangelous announced a $5,000 reward for anyone w
In case you missed it - the week's top stories
The Wilmington Star-News / Posted 2 days ago
Wilmington Police Chief Ralph Evangelous announced a $5,000 reward for anyone who provides information leading to the arrest of a suspect or suspects in the case of a 9-year-old girl shot early Monday in her home on Railroad Street. The child was... Read more
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Marshall Independent
Aug. 31-Sept. 1 Calendar8 a.m.-noon and 1-4:30 p.m., 114 N. 3rd St., Marshall. 8 a.m.-4:30 p.m., Publi
Aug. 31-Sept. 1 Calendar
Marshall Independent / Posted 2 days ago
8 a.m.-noon and 1-4:30 p.m., 114 N. 3rd St., Marshall. 8 a.m.-4:30 p.m., Public Works Building, Marshall. Call 532-8210 for more info. 8:15 a.m. weigh-in/8:45 a.m. meeting, Living Word Lutheran Church, 800 E. Southview Court, Marshall. Lower level... Read more
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Clayton Tribune
Rabun County Commission tables property tax relief proposal - The Rabun County Board of Commissioners opted Tuesday to table a request to put a property tax relief proposal before Rabun voters in the November 2016 general election. Read more: The...Rabun County Commission tables property tax relief proposal The Rabun County B
Rabun County Commission tables property tax relief proposal - The Rabun County Board of Commissioners opted Tuesday to table a request to put a property tax relief proposal before Rabun voters in the November 2016 general election. Read more: The...
Clayton Tribune / Posted 3 days ago
Rabun County Commission tables property tax relief proposal The Rabun County Board of Commissioners opted Tuesday to table a request to put a property tax relief proposal before Rabun voters in the November 2016 general election.Read more: The... Read more
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Cherokee Tribune
Public hearing slated for Sept. 1 meeting: Planners could make recommendation on amending permitted uses table - An ordinance that would amend the permitted uses table could go before county planners Tuesday. The planning commission is expected to...Public hearing slated for Sept. 1 meeting: Planners could make recommendation o
Public hearing slated for Sept. 1 meeting: Planners could make recommendation on amending permitted uses table - An ordinance that would amend the permitted uses table could go before county planners Tuesday. The planning commission is expected to...
Cherokee Tribune / Posted 3 days ago
Public hearing slated for Sept. 1 meeting: Planners could make recommendation on amending permitted uses table An ordinance that would amend the permitted uses table could go before county planners Tuesday. The planning commission is expected to... Read more
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Anderson Independent-Mail
Stephens approves road, fire station bidsTOCCOA, Ga. - Stephens County is ready to move forward with miles of street res
Stephens approves road, fire station bids
Anderson Independent-Mail / Posted 4 days ago
TOCCOA, Ga. - Stephens County is ready to move forward with miles of street resurfacing. The Stephens County Board of Commissioners unanimously voted this week to award two resurfacing contracts to C.W. Matthews Inc. One bid is for nearly $1.58... Read more
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The Alpena News
DHHS to stay in RC but in new locationState Rep. Peter Pettalia, R-Presque Isle, told Presque Isle County Board of Co
DHHS to stay in RC but in new location
The Alpena News / Posted 4 days ago
State Rep. Peter Pettalia, R-Presque Isle, told Presque Isle County Board of Commissioners Friday that he'd attended a meeting Wednesday with two DHHS representatives and other local elected officials, each one wanting to learn more about the... Read more
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The News & Observer
Change in judge in Wake election case | News & Observer August 28, 2015 To avoid a potential conflict of interes
Change in judge in Wake election case
The News & Observer / Posted 5 days ago
| News & Observer August 28, 2015 To avoid a potential conflict of interest, there has been a change in the federal judge presiding over the lawsuits challenging the... Read more
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FOX 17 Grand Rapids
Kent County receives three proposals for 82 IoniaGRAND RAPIDS, Mich. – Kent County has received three bids for its building at 8
Kent County receives three proposals for 82 Ionia
FOX 17 Grand Rapids / Posted 5 days ago
GRAND RAPIDS, Mich. – Kent County has received three bids for its building at 82 Ionia NW. The building currently houses Friend of the Court, Circuit Court Probation, the Kent County Prosecutor’s Office and Community Housing and Development.... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
Drive expansion to include bike paths, more hotel roomsBusiness leaders on International Drive are considering three options, with var
Drive expansion to include bike paths, more hotel rooms
Orlando Sentinel / Posted 5 days ago
Business leaders on International Drive are considering three options, with varying price points, for improving pedestrian and bicycle safety in Orange County's tourism district. Under current plans, I-Drive, is slated to expand to include two... Read more
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