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Central Illinois News Center
Peoria awarded $2.9 million grant for lead hazard control projectPEORIA, Ill. -- The U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development has announ
Peoria awarded $2.9 million grant for lead hazard control project
Central Illinois News Center / Posted 5 hours ago
PEORIA, Ill. -- The U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development has announced it will award the city of Peoria with a $2.9 million grant to fund a lead hazard control project. The project will lower the number of lead-poisoned kids and protect... Read more
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DNA Info
City to Fund $100 Million in Storm Protections For Lower ManhattanView Full Caption LOWER MANHATTAN — The city plans to invest $100 million to c
City to Fund $100 Million in Storm Protections For Lower Manhattan
DNA Info / Posted 5 hours ago
View Full Caption LOWER MANHATTAN — The city plans to invest $100 million to create new storm protections for Lower Manhattan, nearly three years after Hurricane Sandy overwhelmed the... Read more
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Hartford Courant
Connecticut Says It Has Ended Chronic Homelessness for VeteransNEWINGTON — Earlier this year, advocates counted 41 chronically homeless vetera
Connecticut Says It Has Ended Chronic Homelessness for Veterans
Hartford Courant / Posted 5 hours ago
NEWINGTON — Earlier this year, advocates counted 41 chronically homeless veterans living on Connecticut's streets. On Thursday, state and federal officials proclaimed that housing has now been found for all those troubled vets, calling it a landmark... Read more
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The Daily Voice - Ridgefield
Connecticut Honored As First State To End Chronic Homelessness Among VetsFAIRFIELD COUNTY, Conn. – The State of Connecticut has been designated by the f
Connecticut Honored As First State To End Chronic Homelessness Among Vets
The Daily Voice - Ridgefield / Posted 5 hours ago
FAIRFIELD COUNTY, Conn. – The State of Connecticut has been designated by the federal government as the first state in the nation to have ended chronic homelessness among veterans, Gov. Dannel P. Malloy announced Thursday. A count of chronically... Read more
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The Daily Voice - Wilton
Connecticut Honored As First State To End Chronic Homelessness Among VetsFAIRFIELD COUNTY, Conn. – The State of Connecticut has been designated by the f
Connecticut Honored As First State To End Chronic Homelessness Among Vets
The Daily Voice - Wilton / Posted 5 hours ago
FAIRFIELD COUNTY, Conn. – The State of Connecticut has been designated by the federal government as the first state in the nation to have ended chronic homelessness among veterans, Gov. Dannel P. Malloy announced Thursday. A count of chronically... Read more
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The Daily Voice - Weston
Connecticut Honored As First State To End Chronic Homelessness Among VetsFAIRFIELD COUNTY, Conn. – The State of Connecticut has been designated by the f
Connecticut Honored As First State To End Chronic Homelessness Among Vets
The Daily Voice - Weston / Posted 5 hours ago
FAIRFIELD COUNTY, Conn. – The State of Connecticut has been designated by the federal government as the first state in the nation to have ended chronic homelessness among veterans, Gov. Dannel P. Malloy announced Thursday. A count of chronically... Read more
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Finance and Commerce
New Orleans finally rebounding after KatrinaWhen Matt Wisdom tried to round up investors for his 3-D modeling company after
New Orleans finally rebounding after Katrina
Finance and Commerce / Posted 5 hours ago
When Matt Wisdom tried to round up investors for his 3-D modeling company after Hurricane Katrina hit, people scoffed. “They treated us like we were part of the developing world,” said Wisdom, 43, chief executive officer of TurboSquid, which was... Read more
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The Daily Voice - New Canaan
Connecticut Honored As First State To End Chronic Homelessness Among VetsFAIRFIELD COUNTY, Conn. – The State of Connecticut has been designated by the f
Connecticut Honored As First State To End Chronic Homelessness Among Vets
The Daily Voice - New Canaan / Posted 5 hours ago
FAIRFIELD COUNTY, Conn. – The State of Connecticut has been designated by the federal government as the first state in the nation to have ended chronic homelessness among veterans, Gov. Dannel P. Malloy announced Thursday. A count of chronically... Read more
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The Daily Voice - Darien
Connecticut Honored As First State To End Chronic Homelessness Among VetsFAIRFIELD COUNTY, Conn. – The State of Connecticut has been designated by the f
Connecticut Honored As First State To End Chronic Homelessness Among Vets
The Daily Voice - Darien / Posted 5 hours ago
FAIRFIELD COUNTY, Conn. – The State of Connecticut has been designated by the federal government as the first state in the nation to have ended chronic homelessness among veterans, Gov. Dannel P. Malloy announced Thursday. A count of chronically... Read more
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The Daily Voice - Norwalk
Connecticut Honored As First State To End Chronic Homelessness Among VetsFAIRFIELD COUNTY, Conn. – The State of Connecticut has been designated by the f
Connecticut Honored As First State To End Chronic Homelessness Among Vets
The Daily Voice - Norwalk / Posted 5 hours ago
FAIRFIELD COUNTY, Conn. – The State of Connecticut has been designated by the federal government as the first state in the nation to have ended chronic homelessness among veterans, Gov. Dannel P. Malloy announced Thursday. A count of chronically... Read more
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The Daily Voice - Danbury
Connecticut Honored As First State To End Chronic Homelessness Among VetsFAIRFIELD COUNTY, Conn. – The State of Connecticut has been designated by the f
Connecticut Honored As First State To End Chronic Homelessness Among Vets
The Daily Voice - Danbury / Posted 5 hours ago
FAIRFIELD COUNTY, Conn. – The State of Connecticut has been designated by the federal government as the first state in the nation to have ended chronic homelessness among veterans, Gov. Dannel P. Malloy announced Thursday. A count of chronically... Read more
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The Daily Voice - Westport
Connecticut Honored As First State To End Chronic Homelessness Among VetsFAIRFIELD COUNTY, Conn. – The State of Connecticut has been designated by the f
Connecticut Honored As First State To End Chronic Homelessness Among Vets
The Daily Voice - Westport / Posted 5 hours ago
FAIRFIELD COUNTY, Conn. – The State of Connecticut has been designated by the federal government as the first state in the nation to have ended chronic homelessness among veterans, Gov. Dannel P. Malloy announced Thursday. A count of chronically... Read more
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The Daily Voice - Greenwich
Connecticut Honored As First State To End Chronic Homelessness Among VetsFAIRFIELD COUNTY, Conn. – The State of Connecticut has been designated by the f
Connecticut Honored As First State To End Chronic Homelessness Among Vets
The Daily Voice - Greenwich / Posted 5 hours ago
FAIRFIELD COUNTY, Conn. – The State of Connecticut has been designated by the federal government as the first state in the nation to have ended chronic homelessness among veterans, Gov. Dannel P. Malloy announced Thursday. A count of chronically... Read more
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The Daily Voice - Stamford
Connecticut Honored As First State To End Chronic Homelessness Among VetsFAIRFIELD COUNTY, Conn. – The State of Connecticut has been designated by the f
Connecticut Honored As First State To End Chronic Homelessness Among Vets
The Daily Voice - Stamford / Posted 5 hours ago
FAIRFIELD COUNTY, Conn. – The State of Connecticut has been designated by the federal government as the first state in the nation to have ended chronic homelessness among veterans, Gov. Dannel P. Malloy announced Thursday. A count of chronically... Read more
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The Daily Jeffersonian
ANOTHER OHIO VIEW Public housingAmerica's public housing must be pretty nice. A blistering U.S. inspector gener
ANOTHER OHIO VIEW Public housing
The Daily Jeffersonian / Posted 5 hours ago
America's public housing must be pretty nice. A blistering U.S. inspector general's report found more than 25,000 "over-income" families who once had qualified for public housing, but stayed on even after greatly improving their... Read more
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New Haven Independent
HUD, Pike Step InThe feds are coming to Church Street South—all of Church Street South. They’ve
HUD, Pike Step In
New Haven Independent / Posted 6 hours ago
The feds are coming to Church Street South—all of Church Street South. They’ve also offered new help for tenants in unlivable apartments. Sometime in mid-September, the federal Department of Housing & Urban Development (HUD) plans to visit the... Read more
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The Daily Voice - Fairfield
Connecticut Honored As First State To End Chronic Homelessness Among VetsFAIRFIELD COUNTY, Conn. – The State of Connecticut has been designated by the f
Connecticut Honored As First State To End Chronic Homelessness Among Vets
The Daily Voice - Fairfield / Posted 6 hours ago
FAIRFIELD COUNTY, Conn. – The State of Connecticut has been designated by the federal government as the first state in the nation to have ended chronic homelessness among veterans, Gov. Dannel P. Malloy announced Thursday. A count of chronically... Read more
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Queens Chronicle
Woodhaven Blvd. bus crash leaves eight hurtSeveral people were injured around 2:30 p.m. on Monday afternoon when a Resorts
Woodhaven Blvd. bus crash leaves eight hurt
Queens Chronicle / Posted 6 hours ago
Several people were injured around 2:30 p.m. on Monday afternoon when a Resorts World bus traveling on Woodhaven Boulevard in Rego Park slammed into a building after swerving to avoid another vehicle. Officials from both the NYPD and FDNY said six... Read more
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DNA Info
City to Fund $100 Million in Storm Protections For Lower ManhattanCars were submerged when an underground parking garage near Hanover Square was
City to Fund $100 Million in Storm Protections For Lower Manhattan
DNA Info / Posted 6 hours ago
Cars were submerged when an underground parking garage near Hanover Square was flooded during Hurricane Sandy. View Full Caption LOWER MANHATTAN — The city plans to invest $100 million to create new storm protections for Lower Manhattan, nearly... Read more
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The Huffington Post
Katrina Displacement Took Major Psychological Toll On Some MomsIn the decade following Hurricane Katrina, much has been made of New Orleans re
Katrina Displacement Took Major Psychological Toll On Some Moms
The Huffington Post / Posted 6 hours ago
In the decade following Hurricane Katrina, much has been made of New Orleans residents' resilience and growth. For some, especially for those of means, this rings true. But for others who haven't been able to return to New Orleans, unstable housing... Read more
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Hartford Courant
The most expensive cities to live a 'modest but comfortable' lifeThink your city is expensive? Maybe you can use a little perspective. The Econ
The most expensive cities to live a 'modest but comfortable' life
Hartford Courant / Posted 13 hours ago
Think your city is expensive? Maybe you can use a little perspective. The Economic Policy Institute has updated its family budget calculator, which estimates what it would cost for someone to live what they describe as a "modest but comfortable"... Read more
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The Morning Call
The most expensive cities to live a 'modest but comfortable' lifeThink your city is expensive? Maybe you can use a little perspective. The Econ
The most expensive cities to live a 'modest but comfortable' life
The Morning Call / Posted 13 hours ago
Think your city is expensive? Maybe you can use a little perspective. The Economic Policy Institute has updated its family budget calculator, which estimates what it would cost for someone to live what they describe as a "modest but comfortable"... Read more
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Pleasanton Weekly
New home sales in U.S. up 5.4% in JulySales of newly built, single-family homes rose 5.4% to a seasonally adjusted an
New home sales in U.S. up 5.4% in July
Pleasanton Weekly / Posted 14 hours ago
Sales of newly built, single-family homes rose 5.4% to a seasonally adjusted annual rate of 507,000 units in July, according to newly released data from the Department of Housing and Urban Development and the U.S. Census Bureau. "Our builders are... Read more
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TheStreet.com
10 Places Where Renting a Home Beats BuyingExisting home sales increased between June and July, with July sales 10.3% high
10 Places Where Renting a Home Beats Buying
TheStreet.com / Posted 14 hours ago
Existing home sales increased between June and July, with July sales 10.3% higher than they were just a year earlier, according to the National Association of Realtors. However, the $234,000 average price of those houses is starting is starting to... Read more
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Bankrate.com
Mortgage Rates Fall Amid Wild Up-and-down MarketMortgage rates dropped this week following the stock market turmoil that began
Mortgage Rates Fall Amid Wild Up-and-down Market
Bankrate.com / Posted 18 hours ago
Mortgage rates dropped this week following the stock market turmoil that began in China and spread everywhere. China's market continues downward spiral U.S. stocks also tumbled, prompting investors to flock to government bonds, which sent prices up... Read more
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The Daily Voice - Danbury
Danbury Awarded $2.5M In State Funds To Revitalize Affordable HousingDANBURY, Conn. — The State of Connecticut is awarding $17.96 million in loans a
Danbury Awarded $2.5M In State Funds To Revitalize Affordable Housing
The Daily Voice - Danbury / Posted 19 hours ago
DANBURY, Conn. — The State of Connecticut is awarding $17.96 million in loans and grants to help fund 10 affordable housing developments in the State Sponsored Housing Portfolio, including a $2.5 million grant to Danbury. The state Department of... Read more
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Honolulu Star-Advertiser
New Orleans remade, for better and worseNEW ORLEANS >> It is a wonder that any of it is here at all: The scattered fait
New Orleans remade, for better and worse
Honolulu Star-Advertiser / Posted 19 hours ago
NEW ORLEANS >> It is a wonder that any of it is here at all: The scattered faithful gathering into Beulah Land Baptist Church in the Lower 9th Ward. The men on stoops in Mid-City swapping gossip in the August dusk. The brass band in Treme, the... Read more
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The Lewistown Sentinel
HUD’s approach: Verify once, then trust foreverThen both of you worked hard and moved up. Regular pay raises boosted your inco
HUD’s approach: Verify once, then trust forever
The Lewistown Sentinel / Posted 23 hours ago
Then both of you worked hard and moved up. Regular pay raises boosted your income. You began to worry you'd have to move out of your apartment because, clearly, your situation wasn't what public housing advocates had in mind. Don't worry. You can... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
The most expensive cities to live a 'modest but comfortable' lifeThink your city is expensive? Maybe you can use a little perspective. The Econ
The most expensive cities to live a 'modest but comfortable' life
Chicago Tribune / Posted 23 hours ago
Think your city is expensive? Maybe you can use a little perspective. The Economic Policy Institute has updated its family budget calculator, which estimates what it would cost for someone to live what they describe as a "modest but comfortable"... Read more
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Parkersburg News and Sentinel
Sidewalk effort gets big responseParkersburg City Engineer Justin Smith said 67 applications have been received
Sidewalk effort gets big response
Parkersburg News and Sentinel / Posted yesterday
Parkersburg City Engineer Justin Smith said 67 applications have been received since a notice about the program went out last month with police and fire fee bills. Under the program, residents pay for concrete and other materials, and the city... Read more
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ABC 7 El Paso
Border shelter for female veterans hits a roadblockRetired Lt. Col. Hope Jackson expected to be helping homeless female veterans i
Border shelter for female veterans hits a roadblock
ABC 7 El Paso / Posted yesterday
Retired Lt. Col. Hope Jackson expected to be helping homeless female veterans in El Paso get back on their feet by now. But her efforts to open a shelter hit a snag when fundraising fell short, and she lost out on a contract with the local veterans... Read more
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WTOK-TV Meridian
HUD Secretary to Visit GulfportGulfport, Miss.U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development Secretary Julia
HUD Secretary to Visit Gulfport
WTOK-TV Meridian / Posted yesterday
Gulfport, Miss.U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development Secretary Julian Castro is coming to Gulfport, where he plans to privately tour the state port before a news conference Thursday for Hurricane Katrina's 10th anniversary. He'll be in New... Read more
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Stamford Advocate
Danbury apartments to get $8.8m upgradeThe owner of Danbury’s Fairfield Ridge Apartments is receiving $8.8 million in
Danbury apartments to get $8.8m upgrade
Stamford Advocate / Posted yesterday
The owner of Danbury’s Fairfield Ridge Apartments is receiving $8.8 million in state aid to undertake renovations, awarded Wednesday as part of a 10-year, $300 million plan to upgrade Connecticut’s stock of affordable housing. Fairfield Ridge... Read more
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Connecticut Post
Danbury apartments to get $8.8m upgradeThe owner of Danbury’s Fairfield Ridge Apartments is receiving $8.8 million in
Danbury apartments to get $8.8m upgrade
Connecticut Post / Posted yesterday
The owner of Danbury’s Fairfield Ridge Apartments is receiving $8.8 million in state aid to undertake renovations, awarded Wednesday as part of a 10-year, $300 million plan to upgrade Connecticut’s stock of affordable housing. Fairfield Ridge... Read more
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WLBT 3 Jackson
HUD secretary to visit Gulfport to mark Katrina anniversaryGULFPORT, Miss. (AP) - U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development Secreta
HUD secretary to visit Gulfport to mark Katrina anniversary
WLBT 3 Jackson / Posted yesterday
GULFPORT, Miss. (AP) - U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development Secretary Julián Castro is coming to Gulfport, where he plans to privately tour the state port before a news conference on Thursday for Hurricane Katrina's 10th anniversary.... Read more
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WLOX-TV Biloxi
HUD secretary to visit Gulfport to mark Katrina anniversaryGULFPORT, Miss. (AP) - U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development Secreta
HUD secretary to visit Gulfport to mark Katrina anniversary
WLOX-TV Biloxi / Posted yesterday
GULFPORT, Miss. (AP) - U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development Secretary Julián Castro is coming to Gulfport, where he plans to privately tour the state port before a news conference on Thursday for Hurricane Katrina's 10th anniversary.... Read more
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Grand Haven Tribune
City looks ahead to future housing initiatives“I am trying to get in the first round of this funding cycle so we can keep in
City looks ahead to future housing initiatives
Grand Haven Tribune / Posted yesterday
“I am trying to get in the first round of this funding cycle so we can keep in step with our priorities for housing,” said Char Seise, coordinator of the city’s Neighborhood Housing Services. Grand Haven City Council recently approved the submission... Read more
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The News & Observer
Residents criticize Raleigh plan to revitalize two downtown neighborhoods | News & Observer August 26, 2015 Neighbors ask city leaders to hold off,
Residents criticize Raleigh plan to revitalize two downtown neighborhoods
The News & Observer / Posted yesterday
| News & Observer August 26, 2015 Neighbors ask city leaders to hold off, gather more public... Read more
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Cincinnati CityBeat
That Which Divides UsIn the past year, intense tensions around race in America have re-emerged, spar
That Which Divides Us
Cincinnati CityBeat / Posted yesterday
In the past year, intense tensions around race in America have re-emerged, sparking protests, civil unrest and reams of media coverage. The conversation has deep relevance in Cincinnati, which experienced racially charged unrest over the 2001 police... Read more
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Cincinnati CityBeat
Making ConnectionsWhen app developer Mark Mussman started a course to teach Cincinnatians how to
Making Connections
Cincinnati CityBeat / Posted yesterday
When app developer Mark Mussman started a course to teach Cincinnatians how to build Android applications, he also saw opportunity to help out LGBTQ youth experiencing or on the verge of experiencing homelessness.Mussman had recently launched the... Read more
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The Leader-Herald
HUD must verify incomesThen both of you worked hard and moved up. Regular pay raises boosted your inco
HUD must verify incomes
The Leader-Herald / Posted yesterday
Then both of you worked hard and moved up. Regular pay raises boosted your income. You began to worry you'd have to move out of your apartment because, clearly, your situation wasn't what public housing advocates had in mind. Don't worry. You can... Read more
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The Columbian
Singletary: U.S. public housing situation shockingLike so many, I was shocked to learn that some housing units set aside for low-
Singletary: U.S. public housing situation shocking
The Columbian / Posted yesterday
Like so many, I was shocked to learn that some housing units set aside for low-income families are being occupied by people earning six-figure salaries. The Department of Housing and Urban Development’s Office of Inspector General took a look at... Read more
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19 Action News Cleveland
Akron gets nearly $3.7 million to help reduce lead hazardsAKRON, Ohio (AP) - Nearly $3.7 million aimed at reducing lead hazards in homes
Akron gets nearly $3.7 million to help reduce lead hazards
19 Action News Cleveland / Posted yesterday
AKRON, Ohio (AP) - Nearly $3.7 million aimed at reducing lead hazards in homes has been awarded to the city of Akron. The U. S. Department of Housing and Urban Development, which is providing the federal money, says the highly toxic metal in... Read more
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Washington City Paper
It’s More Expensive For a Family of Four to Live Comfortably in D.C. Than in New York, Analysis FindsIf you’re part of a couple residing in D.C. with no kids, you can expect to pay
It’s More Expensive For a Family of Four to Live Comfortably in D.C. Than in New York, Analysis Finds
Washington City Paper / Posted yesterday
If you’re part of a couple residing in D.C. with no kids, you can expect to pay around $4,362 a month on living expenses—or $52,347 annually—according to an online tool released today. The Economic Policy Institute, a nonprofit think tank based in... Read more
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89.7 WKSU
Gas prices likely on the way back downAkron and Cleveland get funding to reduce lead hazardsNearly $3.7 million aimed
Gas prices likely on the way back down
89.7 WKSU / Posted yesterday
Akron and Cleveland get funding to reduce lead hazardsNearly $3.7 million aimed at reducing lead hazards in homes has been awarded to the city of Akron. The U. S. Department of Housing and Urban Development, which is providing the federal money, says... Read more
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GlobeSt.com
At Least Homebuilders are HappyNAHB's David Crowe WASHINGTON, DC�Wall Street has been whipsawed by events thi
At Least Homebuilders are Happy
GlobeSt.com / Posted yesterday
NAHB's David Crowe WASHINGTON, DC�Wall Street has been whipsawed by events this week. The rest of the business community is not too happy about developments either. But one group had their smiles on: homebuilders. Sales of newly built,... Read more
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The East Liverpool Review
Akron gets nearly $3.7 million to help reduce lead hazardsAKRON, Ohio (AP) — Nearly $3.7 million aimed at reducing lead hazards in homes
Akron gets nearly $3.7 million to help reduce lead hazards
The East Liverpool Review / Posted yesterday
AKRON, Ohio (AP) — Nearly $3.7 million aimed at reducing lead hazards in homes has been awarded to the city of Akron. The U. S. Department of Housing and Urban Development, which is providing the federal money, says the highly toxic metal in... Read more
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The Manteca Bulletin
Housing prices soar as Manteca income flattensThe population of Manteca is expected to top the 100,000 mark within the next d
Housing prices soar as Manteca income flattens
The Manteca Bulletin / Posted yesterday
The population of Manteca is expected to top the 100,000 mark within the next decade. All of those new people are going to need a place to live. And not all of them can afford the single-family homes that are getting more expensive while wages have... Read more
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Lisbon Morning Journal
Akron gets nearly $3.7 million to help reduce lead hazardsAKRON, Ohio (AP) — Nearly $3.7 million aimed at reducing lead hazards in homes
Akron gets nearly $3.7 million to help reduce lead hazards
Lisbon Morning Journal / Posted yesterday
AKRON, Ohio (AP) — Nearly $3.7 million aimed at reducing lead hazards in homes has been awarded to the city of Akron. The U. S. Department of Housing and Urban Development, which is providing the federal money, says the highly toxic metal in... Read more
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WOWK-TV West Virginia
Akron gets nearly $3.7 million to help reduce lead hazardsAKRON, Ohio (AP) - Nearly $3.7 million aimed at reducing lead hazards in homes
Akron gets nearly $3.7 million to help reduce lead hazards
WOWK-TV West Virginia / Posted yesterday
AKRON, Ohio (AP) - Nearly $3.7 million aimed at reducing lead hazards in homes has been awarded to the city of Akron. The U. S. Department of Housing and Urban Development, which is providing the federal money, says the highly toxic metal in... Read more
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