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Chicago Tribune
Jackson Park a good choice for Obama library, but major challenges loomThe two South Side parks that vied to host Barack Obama's presidential library
Jackson Park a good choice for Obama library, but major challenges loom
Chicago Tribune / Posted 4 hours ago
The two South Side parks that vied to host Barack Obama's presidential library were anything but identical twins even though both were designed by the great landscape architect Frederick Law Olmsted. Jackson Park, with its formal landscape fronting... Read more
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Blogcritics.org
Scott Reeves Jazz Orchestra – ‘Portraits and Places’Music Review: | Blogcritics Blogcritics The critical lens on today's culture
Scott Reeves Jazz Orchestra – ‘Portraits and Places’
Blogcritics.org / Posted 9 hours ago
Music Review: | Blogcritics Blogcritics The critical lens on today's culture & entertainment Music Review: Displaying the glitter of big band... Read more
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Crain's Detroit Business
Metro Detroit transit plan millage fails to get approval for November ballot Macomb County Executive Mark Hackel (left) and Oakland County Executive L. Br
Metro Detroit transit plan millage fails to get approval for November ballot
Crain's Detroit Business / Posted 9 hours ago
Macomb County Executive Mark Hackel (left) and Oakland County Executive L. Brooks Patterson have voiced objections to the $4.6 billion regional transit plan. A plan to ask... Read more
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Crain's Detroit Business
Regional execs urge Oakland, Macomb to back $4.6 billion regional transit planLetter to Patterson, Hackel comes on eve of vote on RTA master plan Metro Detr
Regional execs urge Oakland, Macomb to back $4.6 billion regional transit plan
Crain's Detroit Business / Posted 16 hours ago
Letter to Patterson, Hackel comes on eve of vote on RTA master plan Metro Detroit executives are urging Macomb County Executive Mark Hackel (left) and Oakland County... Read more
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MLive.com
Transit plan vote expected Thursday after suburban objections led to postponementDETROIT -- After questions raised by suburban leaders on the benefits of a prop
Transit plan vote expected Thursday after suburban objections led to postponement
MLive.com / Posted 18 hours ago
DETROIT -- After questions raised by suburban leaders on the benefits of a proposed regional transit plan delayed a vote last week, the Regional Transit Authority of Southeast Michigan will try again Thursday to vote on whether to place the proposal... Read more
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Reuters Sports News
'Best U.S. team' set for high profile in BrazilMiles Chamley-Watson of the U.S. holds his mask as he competes against Egypt's
'Best U.S. team' set for high profile in Brazil
Reuters Sports News / Posted yesterday
Miles Chamley-Watson of the U.S. holds his mask as he competes against Egypt's Alaaeldin Abouelkassem during their men's individual foil round of 32 fencing competition at the ExCel venue at the London 2012 Olympic Games July 31, 2012. Fencer Mariel... Read more
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The Trinidad Guardian
Worries over Cooper as Knightriders strikes back in St LuciaAfter defeating the St. Lucia Zouks in their eighth match of the Hero Caribbean
Worries over Cooper as Knightriders strikes back in St Lucia
The Trinidad Guardian / Posted yesterday
After defeating the St. Lucia Zouks in their eighth match of the Hero Caribbean Premier League (CPL) T20 tournament on Tuesday night, the attention of the Trinbago Knight Riders team fell on all rounder Kevon Cooper, who is having work permit issues... Read more
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Detroit Free Press
Free Press judicial endorsements for Aug. 2 primaryTuesday’s primary election will feature nonpartisan contests for six open seats
Free Press judicial endorsements for Aug. 2 primary
Detroit Free Press / Posted yesterday
Tuesday’s primary election will feature nonpartisan contests for six open seats on the circuit courts serving Wayne County and Macomb County as well as district court vacancies in Detroit (two seats), Southfield and Waterford (one seat... Read more
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The Economic Times
Seven macro cues before you start tradingAbove normal rains unlikely as La Nina chances bleak: The monsoon rainfall this
Seven macro cues before you start trading
The Economic Times / Posted yesterday
Above normal rains unlikely as La Nina chances bleak: The monsoon rainfall this year may be normal and not `above normal' as was predicted by the weather office in its forecast in June due to reduced chances of La Nina weather event. The July climate... Read more
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Ventura County Star
Film screening, Science Day and other events plannedAGOURADiabetes group for women to gather Diabetes Sisters PODS group of Ventur
Film screening, Science Day and other events planned
Ventura County Star / Posted yesterday
AGOURADiabetes group for women to gather Diabetes Sisters PODS group of Ventura County/San Fernando Valley is a support group for women with Type 1 diabetes who connect with others who are living with the disease. Its next meeting will be 6:30-8:30... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
Boy convicted of killing abusive dad while he slept has new hopeA California boy convicted of killing his abusive neo-Nazi father has allies in
Boy convicted of killing abusive dad while he slept has new hope
The Sacramento Bee / Posted yesterday
A California boy convicted of killing his abusive neo-Nazi father has allies in high places as he seeks a Supreme Court review of his case. In a challenge to the state attorney general, and U.S. Senate candidate, Kamala Harris, human rights... Read more
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Crain's Detroit Business
Gilbert, Penske among executives urging Oakland, Macomb to back RTA planLetter to Patterson, Hackel comes on eve of vote on $4.6 billion regional trans
Gilbert, Penske among executives urging Oakland, Macomb to back RTA plan
Crain's Detroit Business / Posted yesterday
Letter to Patterson, Hackel comes on eve of vote on $4.6 billion regional transit plan Metro Detroit executives are urging Macomb County Executive Mark Hackel (left) and Oakland... Read more
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Los Angeles Times
Fed holds key interest rate steady but signals a hike could come this fallFederal Reserve policymakers said Wednesday they were holding a key interest ra
Fed holds key interest rate steady but signals a hike could come this fall
Los Angeles Times / Posted yesterday
Federal Reserve policymakers said Wednesday they were holding a key interest rate steady but signaled a hike could come this fall as their concerns have eased about a slowing job market and the fallout from Britain’s vote to leave the European... Read more
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Detroit Free Press
Patterson, Hackel urged to allow vote on regional bus, train linesTransit advocates urged the leaders of Oakland and Macomb counties to drop thei
Patterson, Hackel urged to allow vote on regional bus, train lines
Detroit Free Press / Posted yesterday
Transit advocates urged the leaders of Oakland and Macomb counties to drop their opposition to a proposed plan for greatly expanded mass public transit across southeast Michigan, with a simple message: Let the people vote. "We are here today because... Read more
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MLive.com
Where the money falls in Michigan's most crowded state House primariesLANSING, MI -- There's only one slot for a state representative in each of Mich
Where the money falls in Michigan's most crowded state House primaries
MLive.com / Posted yesterday
LANSING, MI -- There's only one slot for a state representative in each of Michigan's 110 district, but some have up to nine candidates running for a spot. So who has the biggest reserves going into Michigan's most crowded state House primaries on... Read more
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Daily Mail
Iggy Azalea covers up in fringe cape and quirky shadesSuddenly shy? while touching down in Sydney... after THAT unflattering belfie
Iggy Azalea covers up in fringe cape and quirky shades
Daily Mail / Posted yesterday
Suddenly shy? while touching down in Sydney... after THAT unflattering belfie She set tongues wagging last week, after sharing an unflattering image of her lingerie-clad derrier. And on... Read more
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Times of Malta
Sliema pass tricky test against SirensSliema Betsson are no doubt satisfied to have passed yesterday’s tricky test po
Sliema pass tricky test against Sirens
Times of Malta / Posted yesterday
Sliema Betsson are no doubt satisfied to have passed yesterday’s tricky test posed by Sirens Ritter Sport after edging the northerners by a solitary goal. However, the Blues’ inability to administer a five-goal advantage, which they built midway in... Read more
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Greeley Tribune
Tributes for July 27Richard Pete Martinez, 86, of Greeley passed away July 24, 2016, at his home in
Tributes for July 27
Greeley Tribune / Posted 2 days ago
Richard Pete Martinez, 86, of Greeley passed away July 24, 2016, at his home in the presence of his loving family. Richard was born April 29, 1930, in Gilcrest. He was the second child of Margaret (Garcia) and Phillip Martinez. He graduated in 1948... Read more
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Baltimore Sun
Leroy J. Dieter Sr., construction foreman, diesLeroy J. Dieter Sr., a retired construction foreman and heavy equipment operato
Leroy J. Dieter Sr., construction foreman, dies
Baltimore Sun / Posted 2 days ago
Leroy J. Dieter Sr., a retired construction foreman and heavy equipment operator, died July 20 at the University of Maryland Medical Center of heart failure. He was 80. The son of Jacob Alfonza Dieter and Anna Catherine Kraft, farmers, Leroy John... Read more
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Hip-Hop Wired
Cam’Ron Hints At The Story Behind Big L’s Murder In New Verse A few weeks ago Cam’Ron raised some eyebrows when he attended the funeral of
Cam’Ron Hints At The Story Behind Big L’s Murder In New Verse
Hip-Hop Wired / Posted 2 days ago
A few weeks ago Cam’Ron raised some eyebrows when he attended the funeral of Gerard Woodley, the man who many believe is responsible for the 1999 murder of Harlem rapper Big L. While it... Read more
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The Arizona Republic
Arizona inmates executed since 1992Here is a close look at the crimes, the last meals and the last words of inmate
Arizona inmates executed since 1992
The Arizona Republic / Posted 2 days ago
Here is a close look at the crimes, the last meals and the last words of inmates executed in Arizona since 1992. A defiant Don Eugene Harding was executed in 1992, becoming the first inmate to die in Arizona's gas chamber in 29 years. Harding's life... Read more
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Doctors Health Press
How to Stop Sitting From Killing You: Deskercises to Try at Work and HomeAdvertisement Much of modern life is spent sitting down. Going from the car to
How to Stop Sitting From Killing You: Deskercises to Try at Work and Home
Doctors Health Press / Posted 2 days ago
Advertisement Much of modern life is spent sitting down. Going from the car to the office to the living room is one long parade of sitting broken up only by occasional movement... Read more
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New York Magazine
The Second-Strangest Campaign of the Season Is Taking Place in Florida, of CourseGrayson, at a children’s center in Sunrise, Florida, hoping to be taken serious
The Second-Strangest Campaign of the Season Is Taking Place in Florida, of Course
New York Magazine / Posted 2 days ago
Grayson, at a children’s center in Sunrise, Florida, hoping to be taken seriously. Photo: Dina Litovsky/New York Magazine And it’s taking place in Florida, of course. Grayson, at a children’s center in Sunrise, Florida, hoping to be taken... Read more
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Zero Hedge
Hillary Clinton Is In Deep Trouble: "Hordes Of Wall Street Executives" Descend Upon PhillySubmitted by Mike Krieger via Liberty Blitzkrieg blog, Political pundits throu
Hillary Clinton Is In Deep Trouble: "Hordes Of Wall Street Executives" Descend Upon Philly
Zero Hedge / Posted 3 days ago
Submitted by Mike Krieger via Liberty Blitzkrieg blog, Political pundits throughout the land are tripping over each other to compose the latest bland, uninsightful screed proclaiming the death of the Republican Party. This makes sense, because the... Read more
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Baltimore Sun
After silence, O'Malley re-emerges at Democratic conventionThe former Baltimore mayor and Maryland governor, who has eschewed media interv
After silence, O'Malley re-emerges at Democratic convention
Baltimore Sun / Posted 3 days ago
The former Baltimore mayor and Maryland governor, who has eschewed media interviews and kept a low profile for months, is scheduled to take his turn on the podium at the Democratic National Convention on Wednesday, and has plans to address the Iowa... Read more
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Queensland Times
This week’s community billboardCOMMUNITY BILLBOARD: Your daily guide to what's happening in Ipswich over the n
This week’s community billboard
Queensland Times / Posted 3 days ago
COMMUNITY BILLBOARD: Your daily guide to what's happening in Ipswich over the next seven days. To have your community notices published on our Community Notices page, contact the QT editorial department on: 3817 1738 3817 1736... Read more
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Football365
Do United want another Di Maria?Share this Page Another excellent, thought-provoking mailbox. Send your views
Do United want another Di Maria?
Football365 / Posted 3 days ago
Share this Page Another excellent, thought-provoking mailbox. Send your views to theeeditor@football365.com Pogba = Di Maria? My biggest fear about Pogba moving to United has nothing to do with the size of his transfer fee or him fitting in. My... Read more
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tribalfootball.com
The Week In Women’s Football: Boston Breakers sign former Liverpool striker Dowie; Brazil, Sweden name Olympics squadsWe present four more Olympic Game rosters, for Brazil, China, Colombia and Swed
The Week In Women’s Football: Boston Breakers sign former Liverpool striker Dowie; Brazil, Sweden name Olympics squads
tribalfootball.com / Posted 4 days ago
We present four more Olympic Game rosters, for Brazil, China, Colombia and Sweden, and catch up on the women's league in Sweden, which is on a summer break. A few more Europeans have joined NWSL side - including an English international - during the... Read more
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GAA Football & Hurling
Ireland MHC quarter- easy for GalwayAll-Ireland MHC quarter-final: easy for Galway23 July 2016 Antrim's Peter McCa
Ireland MHC quarter- easy for Galway
GAA Football & Hurling / Posted 5 days ago
All-Ireland MHC quarter-final: easy for Galway23 July 2016 Antrim's Peter McCallin with Ian O'Shea of Galway Galway 2-22 Antrim 0-9 Galway opened their defence of the Irish Press Cup with a facile win over Antrim in today's All-Ireland MHC... Read more
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Baltimore Sun
'Oyster wars:' Watermen aim to take back oyster bars as state panel reviews shellfish sanctuariesShells carrying millions of lab-grown baby oysters tumbled down the sides of a
'Oyster wars:' Watermen aim to take back oyster bars as state panel reviews shellfish sanctuaries
Baltimore Sun / Posted 5 days ago
Shells carrying millions of lab-grown baby oysters tumbled down the sides of a green-hulled boat named Robert Lee, and the $35,000 investment sunk into the Choptank River where it widens to meet the Chesapeake. The oysters, planted this past week,... Read more
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Brandon Sun
#BusinessbuzzFamily serves up taste of El Salvador I’m back! It always feels a bit weird aft
#Businessbuzz
Brandon Sun / Posted 5 days ago
Family serves up taste of El Salvador I’m back! It always feels a bit weird after taking a couple of weeks holidays and then looking at the calendar thinking — wow, where did the time go? I hope the first half of July has been good to you. While,... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Tauranga man takes Pokemon around the countryCaymen Beeby is travelling the length of NZ catching pokemon. (l-r) Ce Crew, Ca
Tauranga man takes Pokemon around the country
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 6 days ago
Caymen Beeby is travelling the length of NZ catching pokemon. (l-r) Ce Crew, Caymen Beeby, and Lucas Finucane. PHOTO/ANDREW WARNER A passion for Pokemon has spurred a Tauranga man to travel around New Zealand to "catch em' all", as well as catching... Read more
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Crain's Detroit Business
RTA chairman, CEO defend plan after Oakland, Macomb raise objectionsAt issue is how tax revenue generated by millage would be apportioned RTA boar
RTA chairman, CEO defend plan after Oakland, Macomb raise objections
Crain's Detroit Business / Posted 6 days ago
At issue is how tax revenue generated by millage would be apportioned RTA board Chairman Paul Hillegonds The heads of the Regional Transit Authority of Southeast Michigan expressed... Read more
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Peninsula Clarion
Thursday: Bucs edge OilersThe Peninsula Oilers can take solace in the fact that hitting is not a problem
Thursday: Bucs edge Oilers
Peninsula Clarion / Posted 6 days ago
The Peninsula Oilers can take solace in the fact that hitting is not a problem in their recent string of success. Unfortunately, the power on offense only took them so far Thursday night against the Anchorage Bucs as the Oilers lost a 7-6 Alaska... Read more
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News.com.au
This might help explain what all those lines and marks areBoM forecaster Dean Narramore explains how a deadly East Coast Low impacted sou
This might help explain what all those lines and marks are
News.com.au / Posted 6 days ago
BoM forecaster Dean Narramore explains how a deadly East Coast Low impacted southeast Queensland on May 1, 2015. Sydney has had a wet couple of days ahead of a cold front. Picture: John Grainger THEY pop up on our TV screens every single day but... Read more
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The Economic Times
IPO mart on a roll: Advanced Enzyme set to hit market, ICICI Pru makes splashNEW DELHI: The IPO mart is becoming the hottest money-minting place to be in. T
IPO mart on a roll: Advanced Enzyme set to hit market, ICICI Pru makes splash
The Economic Times / Posted 6 days ago
NEW DELHI: The IPO mart is becoming the hottest money-minting place to be in. The response to the recent offerings, splendid listings and strong pipelines are all hinting at a new-found craze among investors. The much-anticipated IPO of HDFC... Read more
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Crain's Detroit Business
Oakland, Macomb concerns delay RTA board's vote on regional mass transit tax proposalPatterson, Hackel outline objections to existing proposal The proposed regiona
Oakland, Macomb concerns delay RTA board's vote on regional mass transit tax proposal
Crain's Detroit Business / Posted 7 days ago
Patterson, Hackel outline objections to existing proposal The proposed regional transit plan and tax underestimates the cost to taxpayers by $300 million and fails... Read more
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The Economic Times
SUUTI stakes sale faces hurdles; bankers say fine print too restrictiveMUMBAI: The government's bid to offload stakes in companies held by the Specifi
SUUTI stakes sale faces hurdles; bankers say fine print too restrictive
The Economic Times / Posted 7 days ago
MUMBAI: The government's bid to offload stakes in companies held by the Specified Undertaking of the Unit Trust of India (SUUTI) faces a hurdle as investment bankers say the fine print is too restrictive, potentially delaying asset-sale plans. The... Read more
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The Escanaba Daily Press
Jacqueline L. KrutinaJackie was born Nov. 1, 1940, in Arnold, Mich., the daughter of Kenneth and Eve
Jacqueline L. Krutina
The Escanaba Daily Press / Posted 7 days ago
Jackie was born Nov. 1, 1940, in Arnold, Mich., the daughter of Kenneth and Evelyn (Bruce) Peterson. She was a 1959 graduate of Holy Name High School. Following high school, Jackie was united in marriage to Robert Murray, who preceded her in death.... Read more
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Daily Mail
RZ Pellets 0-3 Chelsea: Traore, Loftus-Cheek and Chalobah scoreRZ Pellets 0-3 Chelsea: Bertrand Traore, Ruben Loftus-Cheek and Nathaniel Chalo
RZ Pellets 0-3 Chelsea: Traore, Loftus-Cheek and Chalobah score
Daily Mail / Posted 8 days ago
RZ Pellets 0-3 Chelsea: Bertrand Traore, Ruben Loftus-Cheek and Nathaniel Chalobah hand Antonio Conte first win as Chelsea boss Bertrand Traore tapped home from close range on 41 minutes after an excellent run from Victor Moses The winger was a... Read more
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Times News
Palmerton preps for Vietnam wallPalmerton Borough’s park, normally ringing with the sound of excited children r
Palmerton preps for Vietnam wall
Times News / Posted 8 days ago
Palmerton Borough’s park, normally ringing with the sound of excited children running and playing, will transform into a solemn place of remembrance for the next four days. Volunteers were busy Tuesday morning preparing the grounds for Thursday... Read more
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The Economic Times
Bricks-and-mortar biggies start bonding with startupsBENGALURU/KOLKATA: When billionaire investor and e-commerce skeptic Rakesh Jhun
Bricks-and-mortar biggies start bonding with startups
The Economic Times / Posted 8 days ago
BENGALURU/KOLKATA: When billionaire investor and e-commerce skeptic Rakesh Jhunjhunwala committed to become the biggest investor in Exfinity Fund that backs business-to-business technology ventures, last November, he did what bricks-and-mortar... Read more
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Philly.com
Pa. cigarette tax will be nation's 10th highestThe budget-balancing $1-per-pack cigarette tax increase that takes effect Aug.
Pa. cigarette tax will be nation's 10th highest
Philly.com / Posted 9 days ago
The budget-balancing $1-per-pack cigarette tax increase that takes effect Aug. 1 will make Pennsylvania's $2.60 levy the 10th-highest in the nation. New Jersey's $2.70 per pack is ninth. In Philadelphia, the tax will be $4.60 per pack, which... Read more
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The News & Observer
Durham audit cites $750,000 in unpaid parking ticketsDurham audit discovers more than $750,000 in unpaid parking fees haven't been c
Durham audit cites $750,000 in unpaid parking tickets
The News & Observer / Posted 9 days ago
Durham audit discovers more than $750,000 in unpaid parking fees haven't been collected | News & Observer July 19, 2016 6:00 PM City failed to hire collection agency to go after unpaid parking... Read more
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Philly.com
Pa. cigarette tax will be nation's 10th highestThe budget-balancing $1-per-pack cigarette tax increase that takes effect on Au
Pa. cigarette tax will be nation's 10th highest
Philly.com / Posted 9 days ago
The budget-balancing $1-per-pack cigarette tax increase that takes effect on Aug. 1 will make Pennsylvania's $2.60 levy the 10th-highest in the nation. New Jersey's $2.70 per pack is 9th. In Philadelphia, the tax will be $4.60 per pack, which... Read more
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Liverpool Echo
LIMF 2016 - eleven of the best Liverpool acts on this year's festival line upkicks off this week - and with it some of Merseyside's top rising talent take t
LIMF 2016 - eleven of the best Liverpool acts on this year's festival line up
Liverpool Echo / Posted 9 days ago
kicks off this week - and with it some of Merseyside's top rising talent take to the stage. In just four years the annual city pop festival has transformed the wreckage of the Mathew Street festival into a credible event blending internationally... Read more
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Queensland Times
This week’s community billboardCOMMUNITY BILLBOARD: Your daily guide to what's happening in Ipswich over the n
This week’s community billboard
Queensland Times / Posted 10 days ago
COMMUNITY BILLBOARD: Your daily guide to what's happening in Ipswich over the next seven days. To have your community notices published on our Community Notices page, contact the QT editorial department on: 3817 1738 3817 1736... Read more
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The Register NorthJersey.com
Non-profit news: Week of July 18, 2016Lighthouse Pregnancy Resource Center will hold a “Young Adults’ Bowling Night”
Non-profit news: Week of July 18, 2016
The Register NorthJersey.com / Posted 11 days ago
Lighthouse Pregnancy Resource Center will hold a “Young Adults’ Bowling Night” from 8 to 11 p.m. July 19 at Holiday Bowl, 29 Spruce St., Oakland. Those ages 17 to 30 are welcome. Tickets include bowling, shoes, all-you-can-eat pizza and soda. $25.... Read more
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Chattanooga Times Free Press
The night soccer brought our town closer togetherMore July 16 anniversary stories Caitlin Hammon Moore says she kept her head d
The night soccer brought our town closer together
Chattanooga Times Free Press / Posted 11 days ago
More July 16 anniversary stories Caitlin Hammon Moore says she kept her head down that cathartic Saturday evening 365 days ago, careful not to make eye contact with any of the other 6,142 shaken souls standing with her inside Finley Stadium. The... Read more
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USA Today
Black-owned banks get rush of new depositorsA black-owned Atlanta bank is experiencing a sudden surge of deposits, powered
Black-owned banks get rush of new depositors
USA Today / Posted 13 days ago
A black-owned Atlanta bank is experiencing a sudden surge of deposits, powered by a campaign aimed at bolstering black-owned financial institutions after multiple high-profile police killings raised awareness of institutional inequality. Citizens... Read more
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