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The Youngstown Vindicator
U.S. commerce secretary praises work at America MakesYOUNGSTOWN U.S. Secretary of Commerce Penny Pritzker said the work at faciliti
U.S. commerce secretary praises work at America Makes
The Youngstown Vindicator / Posted 17 hours ago
YOUNGSTOWN U.S. Secretary of Commerce Penny Pritzker said the work at facilities such as America Makes “is a critical component of the administration’s competitiveness agenda and our commitment to keeping the United States on the cutting edge of... Read more
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TribLIVE
Wake up, Ford CityI have some questions for the Ford City council majority: • Why did you withho
Wake up, Ford City
TribLIVE / Posted 18 hours ago
I have some questions for the Ford City council majority: • Why did you withhold copies of the Aug. 21 letter outlining the borough's repayment plan to the U.S. Economic Development Administration from other council members? That's highly... Read more
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TribLIVE
Ford City offers 50-year payment plan for its $581,000 federal debtFord City has asked the U.S. Economic Development Administration to allow it to
Ford City offers 50-year payment plan for its $581,000 federal debt
TribLIVE / Posted 21 hours ago
Ford City has asked the U.S. Economic Development Administration to allow it to pay off a $581,000 federal debt in $1,000 increments over the next 50 years. The letter to the EDA sent by Ford City Council President Kathy Bartuccio on Aug. 21 also... Read more
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KTRE Lufkin and Nacogdoches
DETCOG officials hoping funding for new facility will be finalized by SeptemberOfficials with the Deep East Texas Council of Governments said Thursday that th
DETCOG officials hoping funding for new facility will be finalized by September
KTRE Lufkin and Nacogdoches / Posted 23 hours ago
Officials with the Deep East Texas Council of Governments said Thursday that they expect the funding for DETCOG’s proposed new facility on State Highway 103 should be finalized by the end of September. Walter Diggles’ DETCOG’s executive director,... Read more
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The Youngstown Vindicator
U.S. Commerce Secretary Pritzker tours America MakesYOUNGSTOWN — U.S. Secretary of Commerce Penny Pritzker, who toured America Make
U.S. Commerce Secretary Pritzker tours America Makes
The Youngstown Vindicator / Posted yesterday
YOUNGSTOWN — U.S. Secretary of Commerce Penny Pritzker, who toured America Makes, the National Additive Manufacturing Innovation Institute, today, said facilities like this "help spur advanced technologies critical to keeping America innovative and... Read more
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The Youngstown Vindicator
Golden Triangle discussion takes place in an hour in Warren council chambersWARREN — Officials with Howland Township, city o fWarren, Trumbull County and t
Golden Triangle discussion takes place in an hour in Warren council chambers
The Youngstown Vindicator / Posted 2 days ago
WARREN — Officials with Howland Township, city o fWarren, Trumbull County and the county engineer’s office will meet at 5:30 p.m. today in Warren Council Chambers, 141 South St. SE, to present the recommendations of a yearlong infrastructure planning... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
Orange chips in to help keep tech companies hereOrange County will kick in $100,000 to a venture-capital fund to keep home-grow
Orange chips in to help keep tech companies here
Orlando Sentinel / Posted 2 days ago
Orange County will kick in $100,000 to a venture-capital fund to keep home-grown tech companies from leaving town. The fund, known as FireSpring, was started with a $250,000 grant from the Economic Development Administration, a branch of the U.S.... Read more
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TribLIVE
State Rep. Pyle: Ford City debt repayment letter should be made publicFord City President Kathy Bartuccio's refusal to release a letter she sent to a
State Rep. Pyle: Ford City debt repayment letter should be made public
TribLIVE / Posted 2 days ago
Ford City President Kathy Bartuccio's refusal to release a letter she sent to a federal agency regarding repayment of a $581,000 grant the borough defaulted on has spurred state Rep. Jeff Pyle to take steps to get the information being withheld made... Read more
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Craig Daily Press
Craig City Council recap for Aug. 25Craig City Council did the following during their bi-montly meeting on Tuesday
Craig City Council recap for Aug. 25
Craig Daily Press / Posted 2 days ago
Craig City Council did the following during their bi-montly meeting on Tuesday evening: • Tabled the vote for renewal of a 3.2 percent beer license for Walmart, 2000 W. Victory Way. The vote was tabled because Walmart was not represented at the... Read more
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Craig Daily Press
Moffat County Commission recap for Aug. 25At their weekly meeting on Tuesday morning, the Moffat County Board of Commissi
Moffat County Commission recap for Aug. 25
Craig Daily Press / Posted 2 days ago
At their weekly meeting on Tuesday morning, the Moffat County Board of Commissioners did the following: During general discussion: • County Commissioner Frank Moe said attorneys for the town of Dinosaur, city of Craig and Moffat County are drafting... Read more
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Ventura County Star
Port of Hueneme gets $1.5 million grant for infrastructure projects PORT HUENEME, Calif. - The project to improve the infrastructure and deepen t
Port of Hueneme gets $1.5 million grant for infrastructure projects
Ventura County Star / Posted 3 days ago
PORT HUENEME, Calif. - The project to improve the infrastructure and deepen the channel in the Port of Hueneme is moving forward with the help of a $1.5 million grant from the... Read more
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TribLIVE
Ford City council president refuses to share correspondence to Economic Development AdministrationFord City's council president refused Monday to reveal the contents of a letter
Ford City council president refuses to share correspondence to Economic Development Administration
TribLIVE / Posted 3 days ago
Ford City's council president refused Monday to reveal the contents of a letter the borough sent to a federal agency that is demanding half a million dollars to repay a grant. But some borough officials had no trouble at Monday's work session making... Read more
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Tribune Chronicle
Plans for hub fixesThe plan proposes a series of public improvements to the 1,000-acre industrial
Plans for hub fixes
Tribune Chronicle / Posted 3 days ago
The plan proposes a series of public improvements to the 1,000-acre industrial area that spans the three communities. Recommendations range from simple directional signage to a reconfiguration of an intersection to a new access road. "Investing in... Read more
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Aircraft Maintenance Technology
Port Will Ready Over 170 Acres at Kelly Field for Aerospace, Advanced Manufacturing ExpansionsSAN ANTONIO--Port San Antonio will soon begin the demolition of several obsolet
Port Will Ready Over 170 Acres at Kelly Field for Aerospace, Advanced Manufacturing Expansions
Aircraft Maintenance Technology / Posted 4 days ago
SAN ANTONIO--Port San Antonio will soon begin the demolition of several obsolete warehouses, dock-high concrete foundations and unused roads in the property’s heavy-industrial center. The clearing of the land is an essential step for the expansion of... Read more
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Craig Daily Press
Government update for the week of Aug. 24Moffat County Commissioners’ meeting b) Approve minutes: Aug. 17 board of heal
Government update for the week of Aug. 24
Craig Daily Press / Posted 7 days ago
Moffat County Commissioners’ meeting b) Approve minutes: Aug. 17 board of health meeting c) Resolution for payment of payroll warrants: 2015-93, 94 d) Resolution for transfer of payment of warrants: 2015-95 3) 8:45 to 9 a.m.: General discussion —... Read more
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The Charleston State Journal
WV Senators announce economic development moneyBoth West Virginia senators say investing in the state’s infrastructure is crit
WV Senators announce economic development money
The Charleston State Journal / Posted 7 days ago
Both West Virginia senators say investing in the state’s infrastructure is critical for helping the state’s economy. On Aug. 21, U.S. Sens. Joe Manchin, D-W.Va., and Shelley Moore Capito, R-W.Va., announced the Economic Development Administration... Read more
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WBNG Binghamton
Grant will study craft brewing in Southern Tier(WBNG Binghamton) A federal grant could help brew up more business in the South
Grant will study craft brewing in Southern Tier
WBNG Binghamton / Posted 7 days ago
(WBNG Binghamton) A federal grant could help brew up more business in the Southern Tier. The grant will pay for a study to see if there's a market for a craft beverage incubator in the Southern Tier, U.S. Representative Richard Hanna announced... Read more
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Craig Daily Press
CMEDP meeting recap for Aug. 19At their monthly meeting on Wednesday the Craig/Moffat Economic Development Par
CMEDP meeting recap for Aug. 19
Craig Daily Press / Posted 7 days ago
At their monthly meeting on Wednesday the Craig/Moffat Economic Development Partnership discussed upcoming opportunities to strengthen the economy and the process of implementing a Local Marketing District. Although it was determined CMEDP Director... Read more
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WGEM Quincy
Southeastern Community College plans new industrial tech buildingBy spring 2017, students could be using a new Industrial Technology Training Ce
Southeastern Community College plans new industrial tech building
WGEM Quincy / Posted 9 days ago
By spring 2017, students could be using a new Industrial Technology Training Center at Southeastern Community College's Keokuk Campus. And present students see the benefits the new center could bring. Vice President of Student Affairs Carole... Read more
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Pleasanton Express
Atascosa Citizens in Action meet Thursday, August 20Atascosa Citizens in Action will meet at the Pleasanton Civic Center, Thursday,
Atascosa Citizens in Action meet Thursday, August 20
Pleasanton Express / Posted 9 days ago
Atascosa Citizens in Action will meet at the Pleasanton Civic Center, Thursday, August 20, from 1:15 until 2:15 p.m. Pleasanton City Librarian, Dorothy Steelman, will bring us up-to-date on progress with Funding Information Network (FIN) for... Read more
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TribLIVE
Ford City struggling with EDA debt after rejection of appealFord City is going to do what it can to have a reduced settlement offer put bac
Ford City struggling with EDA debt after rejection of appeal
TribLIVE / Posted 9 days ago
Ford City is going to do what it can to have a reduced settlement offer put back on the table after its appeal to dismiss a $581,000 debt for defaulting on a federal grant was rejected by the U.S. Economic Development Administration last week. The... Read more
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The Columbus Dispatch
Pickaway County business incubator projected to drive economic growth View Larger CIRCLEVILLE, Ohio — Ryan Scribner went on local radio to talk abo
Pickaway County business incubator projected to drive economic growth
The Columbus Dispatch / Posted 9 days ago
View Larger CIRCLEVILLE, Ohio — Ryan Scribner went on local radio to talk about a new $5 million small-business incubator that leaders say will transform economic development and... Read more
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The Columbus Dispatch
Pickaway County, Ohio Christian University break ground on new business center CIRCLEVILLE, Ohio — About 200 people gathered on the lawn of Ohio Christian U
Pickaway County, Ohio Christian University break ground on new business center
The Columbus Dispatch / Posted 10 days ago
CIRCLEVILLE, Ohio — About 200 people gathered on the lawn of Ohio Christian University today to break ground on a $5 million building that local leaders said will become... Read more
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The Huntington Herald-Dispatch
MU development program gets funding Aug. 18, 2015 @ 12:01 AM HUNTINGTON - Marshall University has received $100,
MU development program gets funding
The Huntington Herald-Dispatch / Posted 10 days ago
Aug. 18, 2015 @ 12:01 AM HUNTINGTON - Marshall University has received $100,000 in funding from the U.S. Economic Development Administration for its University Center Economic Development Program, according to... Read more
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Craig Daily Press
Government update for the week of Aug. 17Moffat County Commissioners’ meeting d) Five county core services contract for
Government update for the week of Aug. 17
Craig Daily Press / Posted 11 days ago
Moffat County Commissioners’ meeting d) Five county core services contract for mental health services with Wendy Nadolny e) Five county core services intergovernmental agreement for child welfare, substance abuse and mental health f) Amended... Read more
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TribLIVE
EDA rejects appeal; Ford City must pay $581,000 grant default debt in fullFord City has lost its chance at a reduced settlement and will have to pay the
EDA rejects appeal; Ford City must pay $581,000 grant default debt in full
TribLIVE / Posted 14 days ago
Ford City has lost its chance at a reduced settlement and will have to pay the full $581,000 it owes the federal government for defaulting on terms of a grant it received more than a decade ago. “They want their money,” Mayor Marc Mantini said.... Read more
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U.S. Department of Commerce
Gulf Coast Ecosystem Restoration Council Proposes $183 Million to Help Restore Gulf CoastThe Gulf Coast Ecosystem Restoration Council, chaired by U.S. Secretary of Comm
Gulf Coast Ecosystem Restoration Council Proposes $183 Million to Help Restore Gulf Coast
U.S. Department of Commerce / Posted 15 days ago
The Gulf Coast Ecosystem Restoration Council, chaired by U.S. Secretary of Commerce Penny Pritzker, today released the draft Initial Funded Priorities List (FPL) totaling approximately $183 million. Using funds from the settlement with Transocean... Read more
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KFJX Pittsburg
Joplin Public Library Groundbreaking Ceremony - September 12thSave the Date! On Saturday, September 12, you’re invited to join in a fun commu
Joplin Public Library Groundbreaking Ceremony - September 12th
KFJX Pittsburg / Posted 17 days ago
Save the Date! On Saturday, September 12, you’re invited to join in a fun community event - the Groundbreaking Ceremony for the new Joplin Public Library. Come learn more about the new facility as work begins on the site of the new Library, 1901... Read more
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KOAM-TV Pittsburg
Joplin Public Library Groundbreaking Ceremony - September 12thSave the Date! On Saturday, September 12, you’re invited to join in a fun commu
Joplin Public Library Groundbreaking Ceremony - September 12th
KOAM-TV Pittsburg / Posted 17 days ago
Save the Date! On Saturday, September 12, you’re invited to join in a fun community event - the Groundbreaking Ceremony for the new Joplin Public Library. Come learn more about the new facility as work begins on the site of the new Library, 1901... Read more
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The Palm Beach Post
Lake Worth in running for grant money for infrastructure projectThe city is still in the running for a $1.4 million grant from the U.S. Economi
Lake Worth in running for grant money for infrastructure project
The Palm Beach Post / Posted 23 days ago
The city is still in the running for a $1.4 million grant from the U.S. Economic Development Administration for its long-discussed Park of Commerce project. City officials would love to see the project, which involves a complete overhaul of the... Read more
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WREX-TV Rockford
Top HeadlinesDixon man pleads not guilty to murder-for-hire chargeDixon man pleads not guilt
Top Headlines
WREX-TV Rockford / Posted 24 days ago
Dixon man pleads not guilty to murder-for-hire chargeDixon man pleads not guilty to murder-for-hire charge A Dixon man jailed on drug and weapons charges has pleaded not guilty to trying to hire a fellow inmate to kill five people.More >> A Dixon... Read more
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U.S. Department of Commerce
U.S. Commerce Secretary Penny Pritzker Announces Competition for $10 Million in Grants to Advance InnovationU.S. Secretary of Commerce Penny Pritzker today announced the launch of the Eco
U.S. Commerce Secretary Penny Pritzker Announces Competition for $10 Million in Grants to Advance Innovation
U.S. Department of Commerce / Posted 24 days ago
U.S. Secretary of Commerce Penny Pritzker today announced the launch of the Economic Development Administration’s (EDA) $10 million funding opportunity for the 2015 Regional Innovation Strategies (RIS) Program competition to spur innovation... Read more
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The Youngstown Vindicator
Joe Louis Teague, who ran for office numerous times, has diedYOUNGSTOWN Joe Louis Teague, a candidate for numerous elected offices and one
Joe Louis Teague, who ran for office numerous times, has died
The Youngstown Vindicator / Posted 24 days ago
YOUNGSTOWN Joe Louis Teague, a candidate for numerous elected offices and one of the most colorful characters in local politics, has died. Teague, who died Friday at age 72, unsuccessfully ran for Youngstown mayor at least three times, 3rd Ward... Read more
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WREX-TV Rockford
VIDEOCity decides not to renew lease of Rockford restaurantCity decides not to renew
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WREX-TV Rockford / Posted 24 days ago
City decides not to renew lease of Rockford restaurantCity decides not to renew lease of Rockford restaurant A Rockford restaurant will soon be forced out of its downtown location because the city did not renew its lease.More >> A Rockford... Read more
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WREX-TV Rockford
RFD federal funding tied to AAR project moves forwardMillions in federal funding to develop Rockford's airport moves forward. The U
RFD federal funding tied to AAR project moves forward
WREX-TV Rockford / Posted 24 days ago
Millions in federal funding to develop Rockford's airport moves forward. The U.S. Economic Development Administration has chosen RFD's application for a $2.5 million grant. to go to the next level in the review process. That's according to Senator... Read more
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The Buffalo News
Federal grant to aid start-up companies in upstate New YorkSen. Kirsten E. Gillibrand couldn’t have chosen a more appropriate setting Mond
Federal grant to aid start-up companies in upstate New York
The Buffalo News / Posted 24 days ago
Sen. Kirsten E. Gillibrand couldn’t have chosen a more appropriate setting Monday to announce a new federal grant to encourage entrepreneurs in upstate New York. At the former Trico Products windshield wiper factory now transformed into a gleaming... Read more
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Elmira Star-Gazette
Gillibrand, Ithaca leaders talk economic developmentU.S. Sen. Kirsten Gillibrand, D-New York, attended a roundtable discussion in I
Gillibrand, Ithaca leaders talk economic development
Elmira Star-Gazette / Posted 24 days ago
U.S. Sen. Kirsten Gillibrand, D-New York, attended a roundtable discussion in Ithaca on Monday with about 20 people who represented local businesses, start-up companies and higher-education institutions. The event was spurred by a $500,000 grant... Read more
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Elmira Star-Gazette
Sen. Gillibrand will speak with Ithaca business leadersU.S. Sen. Kirsten Gillibrand, D-New York, attended a roundtable discussion in I
Sen. Gillibrand will speak with Ithaca business leaders
Elmira Star-Gazette / Posted 24 days ago
U.S. Sen. Kirsten Gillibrand, D-New York, attended a roundtable discussion in Ithaca on Monday with about 20 people who represented local businesses, start-up companies and higher-education institutions. The event was spurred by a $500,000 grant... Read more
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WBNG Binghamton
U.S. Senator Kirsten Gillibrand lands in Ithaca to discuss revitalizationIthaca, NY (WBNG Binghamton) The creation of jobs is a top topic in this region
U.S. Senator Kirsten Gillibrand lands in Ithaca to discuss revitalization
WBNG Binghamton / Posted 24 days ago
Ithaca, NY (WBNG Binghamton) The creation of jobs is a top topic in this region. U.S. Senator Kirsten Gillibrand (D) met with business leaders to discuss it on Monday. Gillibrand brought local business leaders and members of the Federal Economic... Read more
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FOX 40 Binghamton
Senator Gillibrand Talks Southern Tier Revitalization []Local News Monday the senator will meet with local business and economic leade
Senator Gillibrand Talks Southern Tier Revitalization []
FOX 40 Binghamton / Posted 25 days ago
Local News Monday the senator will meet with local business and economic leaders, the Deputy Assistant Secretary and chief operating officer of the US Department of Commerce's economic development Administration to talk local economy... Read more
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The Post-Journal
Southern Tier West Seeks Public Comment On PlanPer a contract with the federal Economic Development Administration (EDA), STW
Southern Tier West Seeks Public Comment On Plan
The Post-Journal / Posted 26 days ago
Per a contract with the federal Economic Development Administration (EDA), STW annually publishes a Comprehensive Economic Development Strategy (CEDS) document that it prepares for Allegany, Cattaraugus and Chautauqua counties. The CEDS becomes the... Read more
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U.S. Department of Commerce
Supporting Vibrant Native American CommunitiesWhen Secretary Pritzker declared that the Department of Commerce is “open for b
Supporting Vibrant Native American Communities
U.S. Department of Commerce / Posted 28 days ago
When Secretary Pritzker declared that the Department of Commerce is “open for business,” she meant that this agency would be on the side of all businesses across our country – including Native American entrepreneurs, business owners, workers, tribal... Read more
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The Buffalo News
Schumer aims to restore federal fundingWASHINGTON – Sen. Charles E. Schumer is trying to pry loose $4 million in feder
Schumer aims to restore federal funding
The Buffalo News / Posted 29 days ago
WASHINGTON – Sen. Charles E. Schumer is trying to pry loose $4 million in federal funding for Erie County that’s been stuck in a bureaucratic battle for a decade. In a letter to top officials at the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development... Read more
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The Youngstown Vindicator
Economic development plan presented to Economic Action GroupYOUNGSTOWN Youngstown is the city of “YOU.” The new branding for the city was
Economic development plan presented to Economic Action Group
The Youngstown Vindicator / Posted 30 days ago
YOUNGSTOWN Youngstown is the city of “YOU.” The new branding for the city was unveiled at the Economic Action Group’s 18th meeting Tuesday at the Youngstown Business Incubator. YBI staff wore T-shirts with “THE CITY OF YOU” written above the... Read more
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Providence Business News
Report recommends ways to revitalize Pawtucket’s downtownPAWTUCKET – A new report aimed at revitalizing Pawtucket’s downtown recommends
Report recommends ways to revitalize Pawtucket’s downtown
Providence Business News / Posted 1 months ago
PAWTUCKET – A new report aimed at revitalizing Pawtucket’s downtown recommends broad strategizing and concrete steps like rebuilding the downtown parking garage. Dubbed “Strengthening Downtown,” the report calls for planning and marketing as well as... Read more
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The Register NorthJersey.com
Obama's visit raises Ethiopia's stature amid rights concernsADDIS ABABA, Ethiopia — Like the visit to Kenya, President Barack Obama's trip
Obama's visit raises Ethiopia's stature amid rights concerns
The Register NorthJersey.com / Posted 1 months ago
ADDIS ABABA, Ethiopia — Like the visit to Kenya, President Barack Obama's trip Sunday to Ethiopia represents the first time a sitting U.S. president has been to this East African country and according to its government, it is a sign of the nation's... Read more
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KX TV North Dakota
2 Indian tribes in ND get over $48K for economic developmentNEW TOWN, N.D. (AP) - Two Indian tribes in North Dakota have received more than
2 Indian tribes in ND get over $48K for economic development
KX TV North Dakota / Posted 1 months ago
NEW TOWN, N.D. (AP) - Two Indian tribes in North Dakota have received more than $48,000 each for economic development efforts. The state's congressional delegation says the funds from the U.S. Economic Development Administration have been awarded to... Read more
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Fort Wayne News-Sentinel
Obama's visit raises Ethiopia's stature amid rights concernsADDIS ABABA, Ethiopia (AP) � Like the visit to Kenya, President Barack Obama's
Obama's visit raises Ethiopia's stature amid rights concerns
Fort Wayne News-Sentinel / Posted 1 months ago
ADDIS ABABA, Ethiopia (AP) � Like the visit to Kenya, President Barack Obama's trip Sunday to Ethiopia represents the first time a sitting U.S. president has been to this East African country and according to its government, it is a sign of the... Read more
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KTVL Medford
International News Obama's visit raises Ethiopia's stature amid rights concernsJuly 26, 2015 10:
International News
KTVL Medford / Posted 1 months ago
Obama's visit raises Ethiopia's stature amid rights concernsJuly 26, 2015 10:04 GMT Eds: minor edits. With AP Photos.By ELIAS MESERETAssociated Press ADDIS ABABA, Ethiopia (AP) -- Like the visit to Kenya, President Barack... Read more
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News Channel 12 New Bern
Obama's visit raises Ethiopia's stature amid rights concernsLike the visit to Kenya, President Barack Obama's trip Sunday to Ethiopia repre
Obama's visit raises Ethiopia's stature amid rights concerns
News Channel 12 New Bern / Posted 1 months ago
Like the visit to Kenya, President Barack Obama's trip Sunday to Ethiopia represents the first time a sitting U.S. president has been to this East African country and according to its government, it is a sign of the nation's growing stature. There... Read more
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