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The Daily Jeffersonian
Five for Friday: Five stories to look for in the August 28, 2015 issue of The Daily JeffersonianDaily Jeffersonian 1) Felony charges are filed in fracas A Cambridge man who
Five for Friday: Five stories to look for in the August 28, 2015 issue of The Daily Jeffersonian
The Daily Jeffersonian / Posted 2 days ago
Daily Jeffersonian 1) Felony charges are filed in fracas A Cambridge man who allegedly fought with an off-duty Guernsey County sheriff’s deputy outside a Glenn Highway business remained incarcerated in the county jail on two felony charges filed... Read more
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The Ironton Tribune
Ribbon cut for higher education partnershipby Ohio University, the purpose of the RPTC is to bring the needed technical de
Ribbon cut for higher education partnership
The Ironton Tribune / Posted 11 days ago
by Ohio University, the purpose of the RPTC is to bring the needed technical degree and training programs to Lawrence County and the region. It does that by providing a space for any Ohio institution of higher education to offer... Read more
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The Buffalo News
Sodexo gets tax breaks to consolidate local operationsThe Erie County Industrial Development Agency on Tuesday awarded $5.2 million i
Sodexo gets tax breaks to consolidate local operations
The Buffalo News / Posted 12 days ago
The Erie County Industrial Development Agency on Tuesday awarded $5.2 million in tax breaks for two projects that will see more than 150,000 square feet of office and warehouse space built in Tonawanda and Cheektowaga. Uniland Development Co. plans... Read more
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Adirondack Daily Enterprise
Town of Bellmontprovided by Robert Hest, resident of Bellmont The town of Bellmont is located
Town of Bellmont
Adirondack Daily Enterprise / Posted 12 days ago
provided by Robert Hest, resident of Bellmont The town of Bellmont is located in the northeast section of Franklin County and south east of Malone in the northern Adirondack Mountains. The town includes these hamlets: Bellmont Center,... Read more
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This is West Country
Red Arrows rock Mineheadanother free air show from the Red Devils who put on a precision parachuting pe
Red Arrows rock Minehead
This is West Country / Posted 13 days ago
another free air show from the Red Devils who put on a precision parachuting performance. Cllr Karen Mills, tourism and economic development portfolio holder for West Somerset Council, said: “This is the major event in Minehead and a huge amount... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Old theaters at heart of 2 uptown revivalsentertainment district is launched, crowds flock to nearby restaurants, bars an
Old theaters at heart of 2 uptown revivals
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 15 days ago
entertainment district is launched, crowds flock to nearby restaurants, bars and other attractions, and the city reaps the economic benefits of a newly hot destination spot. Many Chicagoans, business leaders and officials would love to see this... Read more
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The Morning Call
Dixie Cup plant reuse moves along — slowlymothballed for years, while others, such as Bethlehem Steel and Allentown's Wes
Dixie Cup plant reuse moves along — slowly
The Morning Call / Posted 15 days ago
mothballed for years, while others, such as Bethlehem Steel and Allentown's Western Electric, have found new life through redevelopment. Somewhere in between is the Dixie Cup manufacturing plant in Wilson. With its landmark water tower visible... Read more
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The Martinsburg Journal
Jefferson Co. African American heritage festival slated SaturdayAccording to George Rutherford, president of the Jefferson County chapter of th
Jefferson Co. African American heritage festival slated Saturday
The Martinsburg Journal / Posted 18 days ago
According to George Rutherford, president of the Jefferson County chapter of the NAACP, the end of the Civil War and the beginning of the reconstruction period drastically changed the lives of African Americans living in Jefferson County. "This is... Read more
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Daily Mail
Harvard professor launches unconventional, crowd-funded 2016 campaignthere's ANOTHER one - and all he wants to speak about is campaign finance refor
Harvard professor launches unconventional, crowd-funded 2016 campaign
Daily Mail / Posted 19 days ago
there's ANOTHER one - and all he wants to speak about is campaign finance reform Ted Talk star and Harvard professor Lawrence Lessig kicked off a crowd-funded campaign today that aims to raise $1 million by Labor Day If he doesn't come up... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Tale of two Uptowns: Chicago and Oakland, Calif.entertainment district is launched, crowds flock to nearby restaurants, bars an
Tale of two Uptowns: Chicago and Oakland, Calif.
Chicago Tribune / Posted 22 days ago
entertainment district is launched, crowds flock to nearby restaurants, bars and other attractions, and the city reaps the economic benefits of a newly hot destination spot. Many Chicagoans, businesspeople and officials would love to see this... Read more
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TribLIVE
Additional paving planned in New Stantoncomprehensive plan will meet 5:30 p.m. Aug. 19 in council chambers. The committ
Additional paving planned in New Stanton
TribLIVE / Posted 24 days ago
comprehensive plan will meet 5:30 p.m. Aug. 19 in council chambers. The committee consists of borough and Westmoreland County officials, and members of the public. The officials are putting together the plan with the help of consultant Mackin... Read more
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SaukValley.com
Agency resubmits request for Lawrence Building fundsThe county owns the entire building at 101 E. Third St., but the courthouse is
Agency resubmits request for Lawrence Building funds
SaukValley.com / Posted 24 days ago
The county owns the entire building at 101 E. Third St., but the courthouse is the only occupant. The plan would keep the courthouse on the main floor, while the four floors in the tower, which have been vacant for many years, would become a 20-unit... Read more
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The Leader-Herald
Proposals in county seek fundingAccording to the Fulton County Center for Regional Growth, the county wanted to
Proposals in county seek funding
The Leader-Herald / Posted 24 days ago
According to the Fulton County Center for Regional Growth, the county wanted to inundate the state with Consolidated Funding Applications because the state gave no funding to county government proposals last year. "We're getting busier and busier,"... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
From Obama to Ng'weno to Kirubi - the Harvard Trailblazers in Kenyabut he soon landed a job in government, working for the Central Bank of Kenya.
From Obama to Ng'weno to Kirubi - the Harvard Trailblazers in Kenya
AllAfrica.com / Posted 27 days ago
but he soon landed a job in government, working for the Central Bank of Kenya. He later worked for the Kenya Tourist Development Corporation and the Ministry of Finance. In 1971 he went back to Hawaii to see his young son, the future... Read more
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Greene County Daily World
Local forums set to learn about NSA Crane Joint Land Use StudyOffice of Community and Rural Affairs (OCRA), in cooperation with RADIUS Indian
Local forums set to learn about NSA Crane Joint Land Use Study
Greene County Daily World / Posted 27 days ago
Office of Community and Rural Affairs (OCRA), in cooperation with RADIUS Indiana and the counties of Daviess, Greene, Lawrence, Martin, Sullivan along with agencies and organizations in the region, is preparing a Joint Land Use Study (JLUS) to... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Jarod Veryl Varnertransit a more viable and appealing option to those for whom it is not a necess
Jarod Veryl Varner
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 29 days ago
transit a more viable and appealing option to those for whom it is not a necessity. Varner has been heading up the plan’s development for more than a year. In 2013, CATA’s board of directors chose Varner, who was all of 32 at the time, to lead... Read more
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TribLIVE
Allegheny RAD executive director moving on after 2 decadesboard, RAD supports parks, libraries, stadiums and cultural groups using half o
Allegheny RAD executive director moving on after 2 decades
TribLIVE / Posted 30 days ago
board, RAD supports parks, libraries, stadiums and cultural groups using half of an extra 1 percent sales tax in Allegheny County. “Our main focus was on improving the quality of life for the people who live here,” Donahoe said. “I'm not a... Read more
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West Side Leader & South Side News Leader
South Side News & Notescontracted events, including ‘Dancing with the Stars,’ and are working to ensur
South Side News & Notes
West Side Leader & South Side News Leader / Posted 30 days ago
contracted events, including ‘Dancing with the Stars,’ and are working to ensure that it continues as scheduled,” said Lawrence Burns, UA vice president of advancement. “The plans for academically oriented programming will continue and we will... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Upgrades win favor at CATAArkansas Transit Authority's governing board Thursday backed a $23.3 million pl
Upgrades win favor at CATA
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted a month ago
Arkansas Transit Authority's governing board Thursday backed a $23.3 million plan to upgrade bus service in Pulaski County that hinges on a sales-tax increase. At the same time, the resolution the board approved also asks that the cities... Read more
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TribLIVE
Youngwood council envisions steering committee to devise community planthe five members during a meeting Monday. Earlier this month, council endorsed
Youngwood council envisions steering committee to devise community plan
TribLIVE / Posted a month ago
the five members during a meeting Monday. Earlier this month, council endorsed doing the community plan with Westmoreland County's help. The community plan is less formal and in depth than a comprehensive plan — such as is being done for New... Read more

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