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Sun-Sentinel
Broward Democrats plan Labor Day gatheringDemocrats are holding their 14th annual Labor Day Picnic on Monday The event,
Broward Democrats plan Labor Day gathering
Sun-Sentinel / Posted 59 minutes ago
Democrats are holding their 14th annual Labor Day Picnic on Monday The event, open to anyone, typically draws rank-and-file Democrats, and lots of politicians, from all over the county. Speakers include U.S. Rep. Lois Frankel, a Democrat who... Read more
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The Buffalo News
Details on Robert Moses Parkway changes to be unveiledNIAGARA FALLS – Further details on plans to remove a section of the Robert Mose
Details on Robert Moses Parkway changes to be unveiled
The Buffalo News / Posted 2 hours ago
NIAGARA FALLS – Further details on plans to remove a section of the Robert Moses Parkway – aimed at opening up 2 miles along the Niagara Gorge – will be unveiled at an upcoming public information meeting later this month. Officials from a variety of... Read more
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PC Magazine
Is it Safe to Drive? Inrix's Road Weather Lets You KnowOne of the biggest potential benefits of connectivity in cars is the sharing of
Is it Safe to Drive? Inrix's Road Weather Lets You Know
PC Magazine / Posted 5 hours ago
One of the biggest potential benefits of connectivity in cars is the sharing of crowd-sourced data. One early example is the popular navigation app Waze, which allows drivers to alert others on the road to real-time tie-ups and other traffic... Read more
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FOX Business
Labor Day Weekend Gas Prices at Lowest Since 2004Labor Day celebrations across the nation may include the lowest gas prices sinc
Labor Day Weekend Gas Prices at Lowest Since 2004
FOX Business / Posted 6 hours ago
Labor Day celebrations across the nation may include the lowest gas prices since 2004. This is creating a $1 billion windfall for U.S. consumers. 1Summer Pushes 2015 Driving to All-Time High Reuters The Federal Highway Administration estimates... Read more
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WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey
Officials debating fate of unearthed human remainsBones are at the center of controversy in Schuylkill County. PennDOT and feder
Officials debating fate of unearthed human remains
WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey / Posted 7 hours ago
Bones are at the center of controversy in Schuylkill County. PennDOT and federal officials are trying to decide what to do after crews found human remains last month, and they're asking the public to weigh in. The field, along Route 61 in... Read more
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Daily Herald
Riopell: Dold says 2016 will be different, better year for him than 2012U.S. Rep. Bob Dold is up for re-election in a presidential year -- just like in
Riopell: Dold says 2016 will be different, better year for him than 2012
Daily Herald / Posted 8 hours ago
U.S. Rep. Bob Dold is up for re-election in a presidential year -- just like in 2012 when the Kenilworth Republican lost after his freshman term in Congress. But he argues 2016 will be different. For one, Illinoisan Barack Obama won't be at the top... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Road group lets fuel-tax bump reach the tableA group asked by Gov. Asa Hutchinson to develop options for new sources of stat
Road group lets fuel-tax bump reach the table
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 8 hours ago
A group asked by Gov. Asa Hutchinson to develop options for new sources of state money for road and bridge construction is examining a preliminary proposal that would include a tax increase on motor fuel. The possible tax recommendation to... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Why Buhari Must Re-Contest in 2019 - Gen OkoloaguMember of the Board of Trustee (BoT) of the ruling All Progressive Congress (AP
Why Buhari Must Re-Contest in 2019 - Gen Okoloagu
AllAfrica.com / Posted 12 hours ago
Member of the Board of Trustee (BoT) of the ruling All Progressive Congress (APC) and a leader of the South-East geo-political zone, Gen. JOJ Okoloagu (rtd), has appraised the 100 days of President Muhammadu Buhari administration and expressed... Read more
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WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey
PennDOT asking for community input on human remainsBones are at the center of controversy in Schuylkill County. PennDOT and feder
PennDOT asking for community input on human remains
WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey / Posted 14 hours ago
Bones are at the center of controversy in Schuylkill County. PennDOT and federal officials are trying to decide what to do after crews found human remains last month. The field, along Route 61 in Schuylkill Haven, is referred to as a potter's field... Read more
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TribLIVE
PennDOT prefers keeping Yukon, Madison interchanges; project to require at least 3 new bridgesPennDOT's William Oshnack raised the foot-thick white binder and showed it to t
PennDOT prefers keeping Yukon, Madison interchanges; project to require at least 3 new bridges
TribLIVE / Posted 14 hours ago
PennDOT's William Oshnack raised the foot-thick white binder and showed it to the crowd of about 50 people attending an open house Thursday in Yukon. “I hope I don't hurt myself,” he said as he reached and heaved the book upward. The volume... Read more
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The Morning Call
PennDOT wants public input on what to do with human remains found along Route 61The Pennsylvania Department of Transportation wants the public's input on what
PennDOT wants public input on what to do with human remains found along Route 61
The Morning Call / Posted yesterday
The Pennsylvania Department of Transportation wants the public's input on what it should do with human remains found during a highway project in Schuylkill County. "Our working diagnosis is that it was related to the mass epidemic of 1918,"... Read more
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Business Wire
National Center for Asphalt Technology Announces Partnership with Pavia SystemsFocused on providing practical research to meet the needs of maintaining Americ
National Center for Asphalt Technology Announces Partnership with Pavia Systems
Business Wire / Posted yesterday
Focused on providing practical research to meet the needs of maintaining America’s highway infrastructure, NCAT’s Pavement Test Track is an unmatched, accelerated pavement-testing facility that brings together real-world pavement construction with... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Tab for I-30 project closes in on $600MThe estimated price tag to rebuild the Interstate 30 corridor through the downt
Tab for I-30 project closes in on $600M
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted yesterday
The estimated price tag to rebuild the Interstate 30 corridor through the downtowns of Little Rock and North Little Rock, including replacing the Arkansas River bridge, is now approaching $600 million. The working budget the Arkansas Highway and... Read more
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The Columbus Dispatch
Crashes causing auto insurance rates to climb A recent increase in auto crashes may be putting dents in more than just cars
Crashes causing auto insurance rates to climb
The Columbus Dispatch / Posted yesterday
A recent increase in auto crashes may be putting dents in more than just cars and trucks. Several insurers have begun raising rates, while others are considering such a move as their costs head higher... Read more
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Lake Tahoe News
U.S. transportation officials embracing more than carsBy Josh Cohen, Next City Local bike and pedestrian planners have long had a co
U.S. transportation officials embracing more than cars
Lake Tahoe News / Posted yesterday
By Josh Cohen, Next City Local bike and pedestrian planners have long had a complicated relationship with the federal Department of Transportation. It is often incredibly difficult to pay for ambitious infrastructure projects without the U.S.... Read more
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York Daily Record
Improvements for Exit 4 of I-83 moving forwardTraffic at the Shrewsbury exit off I-83 is shown from the southeast side Friday
Improvements for Exit 4 of I-83 moving forward
York Daily Record / Posted yesterday
Traffic at the Shrewsbury exit off I-83 is shown from the southeast side Friday, Aug. 28, 2015, in Shrewsbury Township. Exit 4, which is the Shrewsbury exit off I-83, will be getting some infrastructure improvements over the next few years. Chris... Read more
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NBC Miami
3 Juveniles Arrested for Vehicle Vandalism in Pompano BeachInvestigators said three juveniles have been arrested in connection with the cr
3 Juveniles Arrested for Vehicle Vandalism in Pompano Beach
NBC Miami / Posted yesterday
Investigators said three juveniles have been arrested in connection with the crime. The vandalism happened on Aug. 19 at Waterford Point Condominiums at 801 South Federal Highway. Neighbors at the Pompano Beach complex said they woke up to find... Read more
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KY3 Springfield
List of Missouri deteriorating bridges keeps growingMore and more old bridges are wearing out across Missouri, and the Missouri Dep
List of Missouri deteriorating bridges keeps growing
KY3 Springfield / Posted yesterday
More and more old bridges are wearing out across Missouri, and the Missouri Department of Transportation says the funding to fix them just isn't there. "The deck on this bridge is basically wore out. The traffic as you've seen, and as you can hear,... Read more
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Hawaii News Now
State DOT alleges fraud, sues consulting firm for millionsThe Hawaii Department of Transportation (HDOT) filed a lawsuit on Wednesday aga
State DOT alleges fraud, sues consulting firm for millions
Hawaii News Now / Posted yesterday
The Hawaii Department of Transportation (HDOT) filed a lawsuit on Wednesday against Ciber, Inc., alleging that the consulting firm defrauded the State and engaged in other misconduct on a project to implement new software for the HDOT’s Highways... Read more
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Fort Worth Weekly
What Air Pollution?Jim Schermbeck, director of the air pollution awareness group Downwinders at Ri
What Air Pollution?
Fort Worth Weekly / Posted yesterday
Jim Schermbeck, director of the air pollution awareness group Downwinders at Risk. By 2018, the air quality in North Texas is projected to be among the worst in the country. That’s according to a recent ozone study by the Environmental Protection... Read more
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Local 10 Miami
3 teens arrested after dozens of cars broken into in Pompano BeachThree teenagers have been arrested after 69 vehicles were broken into last mont
3 teens arrested after dozens of cars broken into in Pompano Beach
Local 10 Miami / Posted yesterday
Three teenagers have been arrested after 69 vehicles were broken into last month at a Pompano Beach condominium complex. Tirrell Caldwell, 16, and Jacob Dawkins, 17, and a 15-year-old boy were arrested Aug. 28 on charges of burglary and petit... Read more
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Linux Journal
The True Internet of ThingsBefore the Internet there were just nets, and they didn't get along. Each was a
The True Internet of Things
Linux Journal / Posted yesterday
Before the Internet there were just nets, and they didn't get along. Each was a country or a city-state of its own, with hard boundaries that could not be crossed—or could be crossed only if the owners of the networks created closed and silo'd ways... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
Aloft lifestyle hotel to open in West Palm Beach in early 2018Another Aloft lifestyle hotel will debut in South Florida within the next few y
Aloft lifestyle hotel to open in West Palm Beach in early 2018
Orlando Sentinel / Posted 2 days ago
Another Aloft lifestyle hotel will debut in South Florida within the next few years and it's headed to West Palm Beach. Travelers to South Florida who enjoy the chain's clean urban design and industrial style will soon be able to choose among Aloft... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
More lifestyle hotel brands are debuting in South Florida"Lifestyle" hotel brands are spreading in South Florida, lured by the area's ro
More lifestyle hotel brands are debuting in South Florida
Orlando Sentinel / Posted 2 days ago
"Lifestyle" hotel brands are spreading in South Florida, lured by the area's robust tourism and business sectors. Among the new concepts debuting or expanding over the next few years are AC Hotels by Marriott, Hyatt Centric, Aloft, Element and Tryp... Read more
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Boston Globe
Mitt Romney’s supporters just can’t let go, and neither can heWhen is the 72nd governor in the history of the commonweatlh of Massachusetts.
Mitt Romney’s supporters just can’t let go, and neither can he
Boston Globe / Posted 2 days ago
When is the 72nd governor in the history of the commonweatlh of Massachusetts. In the last 100 years, 26 have presided from the Massachusetts governor’s office (including two who won the seat back after losing a reelection). David I. Walsh... Read more
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KY3 Springfield
Arkansas highway agency puts 27 projects back up for biddingThe Arkansas Highway and Transportation Department has taken a U-turn and is al
Arkansas highway agency puts 27 projects back up for bidding
KY3 Springfield / Posted 2 days ago
The Arkansas Highway and Transportation Department has taken a U-turn and is allowing 27 road and bridge projects to go back up for bids next month. The Arkansas Democrat-Gazette reports that uncertainty over federal transportation funding caused... Read more
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KSPR Springfield
Arkansas highway agency puts 27 projects back up for biddingThe Arkansas Highway and Transportation Department has taken a U-turn and is al
Arkansas highway agency puts 27 projects back up for bidding
KSPR Springfield / Posted 2 days ago
The Arkansas Highway and Transportation Department has taken a U-turn and is allowing 27 road and bridge projects to go back up for bids next month. The Arkansas Democrat-Gazette reports that uncertainty over federal transportation funding caused... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Roads agency does a U-turn on 27 projectsThe Arkansas Highway and Transportation Department announced Tuesday that 27 ro
Roads agency does a U-turn on 27 projects
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 2 days ago
The Arkansas Highway and Transportation Department announced Tuesday that 27 road and bridge projects, pulled from the agency's bidding schedule earlier this year, will be reinstated at its October bid-letting. The 27 are about a third of the 87... Read more
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The Record-Journal
Data show Wallingford motor vehicle traffic decliningWALLINGFORD — While national and state traffic trends toward increasing in volu
Data show Wallingford motor vehicle traffic declining
The Record-Journal / Posted 2 days ago
WALLINGFORD — While national and state traffic trends toward increasing in volume, the average number of motorists in town decreased, according to data from the state Department of Transportation. The U.S. Department of Transportation’s Federal... Read more
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WBNS-10TV Columbus
MORPC Releases Top 40 High Crash Intersections This Mid-Ohio Regional Planning Commission has released its Top 40 High-Crash
MORPC Releases Top 40 High Crash Intersections
WBNS-10TV Columbus / Posted 2 days ago
This Mid-Ohio Regional Planning Commission has released its Top 40 High-Crash Intersections list for the years 2012-2014. The top 40 intersections are ranked based on a formula that considers number of... Read more
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Great Bend Tribune
Technology speeds disaster application processBarton County Engineer Clark Rusco met recently with Barton County Road and Bri
Technology speeds disaster application process
Great Bend Tribune / Posted 3 days ago
Barton County Engineer Clark Rusco met recently with Barton County Road and Bridge, Kansas Department of Transportation and Federal Highway Administration representatives to review damages to Federal Aid Secondary routes for the latest disaster... Read more
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The Auto Channel
Kansas City, Kansas, Takes the Lead as the Safest Driving City According to the 11th Annual "Allstate America's Best Drivers Report"Kansas City, Kansas, Takes the Lead as the Safest Driving City According to the
Kansas City, Kansas, Takes the Lead as the Safest Driving City According to the 11th Annual "Allstate America's Best Drivers Report"
The Auto Channel / Posted 3 days ago
Kansas City, Kansas, Takes the Lead as the Safest Driving City According to the 11th Annual "Allstate America's Best Drivers Report" NORTHBROOK, IL -- September 1, 2015: Kansas City, Kansas tops the chart for the first time ever as the safest... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Berkshire buys $4.5B refiner stakeWarren Buffett's Berkshire Hathaway Inc. sees a green light at the intersection
Berkshire buys $4.5B refiner stake
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 3 days ago
Warren Buffett's Berkshire Hathaway Inc. sees a green light at the intersection of low oil prices and record driving. In its most significant energy investment in two years, Berkshire has amassed a $4.5 billion stake in Phillips 66, making it the... Read more
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News Channel 12 New Bern
Land owners frustrated by slow development of Havelock BypassHavelock land owners who have been told a bypass will go through their properti
Land owners frustrated by slow development of Havelock Bypass
News Channel 12 New Bern / Posted 3 days ago
Havelock land owners who have been told a bypass will go through their properties, are still waiting for the state to buy their land, and they say they are frustrated. The North Carolina Department of Transportation held a public meeting Monday... Read more
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Business Wire
Kansas City, Kansas, Takes the Lead as the Safest Driving City According to the 11th Annual “Allstate America’s Best Drivers Report®”NORTHBROOK, Ill.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Kansas City, Kansas tops the chart for the f
Kansas City, Kansas, Takes the Lead as the Safest Driving City According to the 11th Annual “Allstate America’s Best Drivers Report®”
Business Wire / Posted 3 days ago
NORTHBROOK, Ill.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Kansas City, Kansas tops the chart for the first time ever as the safest driving city in America according to the eleventh annual “Allstate America’s Best Drivers Report®.” The report, based on Allstate Insurance... Read more
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The Columbian
Berkshire bets Americans will keep buying gas, holds $4.5B in PhillipsWarren Buffett’s Berkshire Hathaway Inc. sees a green light at the intersection
Berkshire bets Americans will keep buying gas, holds $4.5B in Phillips
The Columbian / Posted 3 days ago
Warren Buffett’s Berkshire Hathaway Inc. sees a green light at the intersection of low oil prices and record driving. In its most significant energy investment in two years, Berkshire has amassed a $4.5 billion stake in Phillips 66, making it the... Read more
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Boston Globe
Boston city councilors’ quest for six-figure salaries: a timelineWhen is the 72nd governor in the history of the commonweatlh of Massachusetts.
Boston city councilors’ quest for six-figure salaries: a timeline
Boston Globe / Posted 3 days ago
When is the 72nd governor in the history of the commonweatlh of Massachusetts. In the last 100 years, 26 have presided from the Massachusetts governor’s office (including two who won the seat back after losing a reelection). David I. Walsh... Read more
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Everett Herald
Warren Buffett buys stake in major oil refiner Published: Monday, August 31, 2015, 1:42 p.m. Warren Buffett�s Berkshire Hat
Warren Buffett buys stake in major oil refiner
Everett Herald / Posted 3 days ago
Published: Monday, August 31, 2015, 1:42 p.m. Warren Buffett�s Berkshire Hathaway Inc. sees a green light at the intersection of low oil prices and record driving.In its most significant energy... Read more
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Hawaii News Now
Rep. Takai proposes shift of highway money to railU.S. Rep. Mark Takai said on Monday the state needs to spend money faster or ri
Rep. Takai proposes shift of highway money to rail
Hawaii News Now / Posted 3 days ago
U.S. Rep. Mark Takai said on Monday the state needs to spend money faster or risk missing out on new appropriations from Congress. He's asking the federal government to allow $100 million available for rehabilitation of Kamehemeha and Farrington... Read more
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Providence Business News
RIDOT completes inspections of deficient bridgesPROVIDENCE – The R.I. Department of Transportation has completed an accelerated
RIDOT completes inspections of deficient bridges
Providence Business News / Posted 4 days ago
PROVIDENCE – The R.I. Department of Transportation has completed an accelerated round of inspections of 230 bridges deemed structurally deficient by federal standards. The inspections resulted in the emergency closure and repair of the Park Avenue... Read more
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The Palm Beach Post
Trader Joe's Fort Lauderdale store sets opening dateThe Fort Lauderdale Trader Joe’s will open at 8 a.m. Oct. 15, according to a ne
Trader Joe's Fort Lauderdale store sets opening date
The Palm Beach Post / Posted 4 days ago
The Fort Lauderdale Trader Joe’s will open at 8 a.m. Oct. 15, according to a news release. Located at 1590 N. Federal Highway, the store hasn’t released any details about possible grand opening specials. A crowd gathers a half hour before opening to... Read more
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ABC 6 Providence
RIDOT announces the completion of accelerated inspections for RI bridgesBy Stephanie Vargas RIDOT finishes their accelerated inspections of the state’
RIDOT announces the completion of accelerated inspections for RI bridges
ABC 6 Providence / Posted 4 days ago
By Stephanie Vargas RIDOT finishes their accelerated inspections of the state’s bridges in poor conditions. RIDOT has announced they finished the accelerated inspections of 230 bridges that needed attention by the mid-August time frame they... Read more
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The Auto Channel
National Highway Safety Leaders Meeting in Nashville to Address Risky Driving BehaviorsNational Highway Safety Leaders Meeting in Nashville to Address Risky Driving B
National Highway Safety Leaders Meeting in Nashville to Address Risky Driving Behaviors
The Auto Channel / Posted 4 days ago
National Highway Safety Leaders Meeting in Nashville to Address Risky Driving Behaviors New Data on Speed Camera Effectiveness to be Released Tuesday WASHINGTON and NASHVILLE, TN -- Aug. 31, 2015: The nation's highway safety leaders will hold their... Read more
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Broward-Palm Beach New Times
Trader Joe's Fort Lauderdale Announces Grand Opening DateTrader Joe's, the tropical-themed grocer that specializes in wallet-friendly fo
Trader Joe's Fort Lauderdale Announces Grand Opening Date
Broward-Palm Beach New Times / Posted 4 days ago
Trader Joe's, the tropical-themed grocer that specializes in wallet-friendly food items and GMO-free products, has announced an opening date for its newest Broward location. Trader Joe's Fort Lauderdale, located at 1590 N. Federal Highway, in the... Read more
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Sun-Sentinel
Trader Joe's sets opening date for Fort Lauderdale storeTrader Joe's debut in Fort Lauderdale is officially less than two months away.
Trader Joe's sets opening date for Fort Lauderdale store
Sun-Sentinel / Posted 4 days ago
Trader Joe's debut in Fort Lauderdale is officially less than two months away. The grocery store chain plans to open its doors Oct. 15 at 1590 N. Federal Highway, within the 1600 Commons shopping plaza now under construction. The estimated... Read more
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MLive.com
What's the deadliest holiday? 11 facts about Michigan traffic fatalitiesLabor Day has been Michigan's most deadly holiday on the roads over the past fo
What's the deadliest holiday? 11 facts about Michigan traffic fatalities
MLive.com / Posted 4 days ago
Labor Day has been Michigan's most deadly holiday on the roads over the past four decades, with an average of 20 traffic fatalities during the three-day holiday weekend, according to Michigan State Police data for 1972 to 2014. However, those... Read more
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The Inter-Mountain
Impact of 340 expansion in Jefferson County still unclearCHARLES TOWN, W.Va. (AP) — The West Virginia Division of Highways says construc
Impact of 340 expansion in Jefferson County still unclear
The Inter-Mountain / Posted 4 days ago
CHARLES TOWN, W.Va. (AP) — The West Virginia Division of Highways says construction on the expansion of U.S. 340 South in Jefferson County, in the works since 1999, may not begin for another three years. The DOH's 2013 U.S. 340 Improvement Study,... Read more
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The Topeka Capital-Journal
Radio ads in Topeka call on Rep. Lynn Jenkins to vote for long-term highway billAdvocates for federal transportation funding have launched a radio advertising
Radio ads in Topeka call on Rep. Lynn Jenkins to vote for long-term highway bill
The Topeka Capital-Journal / Posted 4 days ago
Advocates for federal transportation funding have launched a radio advertising campaign aimed at convincing U.S. Rep. Lynn Jenkins to vote for a long-term highway bill this fall. The Transportation Construction Coalition launched its two-week... Read more
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Parkersburg News and Sentinel
Impact of 340 expansion in Jefferson County still unclearCHARLES TOWN, W.Va. (AP) — The West Virginia Division of Highways says construc
Impact of 340 expansion in Jefferson County still unclear
Parkersburg News and Sentinel / Posted 4 days ago
CHARLES TOWN, W.Va. (AP) — The West Virginia Division of Highways says construction on the expansion of U.S. 340 South in Jefferson County, in the works since 1999, may not begin for another three years. The DOH's 2013 U.S. 340 Improvement Study,... Read more
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Chattanooga Times Free Press
Businesses lament North Market traffic changesPOLL: Have you traveled North Market since the traffic change? Traffic changes
Businesses lament North Market traffic changes
Chattanooga Times Free Press / Posted 4 days ago
POLL: Have you traveled North Market since the traffic change? Traffic changes on North Market Street have irked some business owners, but Chattanooga officials say more changes are coming that will clear up confusion and make the road safer. Weeks... Read more
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