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OJornal News
Casa da Saudade turning the page to the next chaptercommunity center that it once was… a place where people can come in and learn,”
Casa da Saudade turning the page to the next chapter
OJornal News / Posted 2 hours ago
community center that it once was… a place where people can come in and learn,” said Melo, who took the helm of the city’s library system last year. Established on April 25, 1971, Casa da Saudade is the only Portuguese branch of any public library... Read more
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Miami New Times
Miami Ranks Second Worst in the Nation for Home Internet Accessto grow in 2016. "All of our computers are always very busy," says Leila Khali
Miami Ranks Second Worst in the Nation for Home Internet Access
Miami New Times / Posted 2 hours ago
to grow in 2016. "All of our computers are always very busy," says Leila Khalil, a spokeswoman for the Miami-Dade Public Library System. "People use it to look for jobs, to check their email, to apply for social security benefits. They come in... Read more
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WDAM-TV Hattiesburg
Logan's Roadhouse closes several restaurantsCounty libraries closing due to budget cuts The Richton Public Library also ho
Logan's Roadhouse closes several restaurants
WDAM-TV Hattiesburg / Posted 3 hours ago
County libraries closing due to budget cuts The Richton Public Library also houses the offices of the Pine Forest Library System. Photo credit WDAM. County budget cuts have forced the closure of all three public libraries in Perry... Read more
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Miami New Times
Miami Ranks Second Worst in the Country for Home Internet Accessto grow in 2016. "All of our computers are always very busy," says Leila Khali
Miami Ranks Second Worst in the Country for Home Internet Access
Miami New Times / Posted 3 hours ago
to grow in 2016. "All of our computers are always very busy," says Leila Khalil, a spokeswoman for the Miami-Dade Public Library System. "People use it to look for jobs, to check their email, to apply for Social Security benefits. They come in... Read more
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WDAM-TV Hattiesburg
Motorcycle accident on HWY 90 in GulfportCounty libraries closing due to budget cuts The Richton Public Library also ho
Motorcycle accident on HWY 90 in Gulfport
WDAM-TV Hattiesburg / Posted 4 hours ago
County libraries closing due to budget cuts The Richton Public Library also houses the offices of the Pine Forest Library System. Photo credit WDAM. County budget cuts have forced the closure of all three public libraries in Perry... Read more
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WDAM-TV Hattiesburg
Accident on I-20 before Airport Rd exit causing delaysCounty libraries closing due to budget cuts The Richton Public Library also ho
Accident on I-20 before Airport Rd exit causing delays
WDAM-TV Hattiesburg / Posted 4 hours ago
County libraries closing due to budget cuts The Richton Public Library also houses the offices of the Pine Forest Library System. Photo credit WDAM. County budget cuts have forced the closure of all three public libraries in Perry... Read more
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WDAM-TV Hattiesburg
Sumrall's Jackson making a name for himselfCounty libraries closing due to budget cuts The Richton Public Library also ho
Sumrall's Jackson making a name for himself
WDAM-TV Hattiesburg / Posted 12 hours ago
County libraries closing due to budget cuts The Richton Public Library also houses the offices of the Pine Forest Library System. Photo credit WDAM. County budget cuts have forced the closure of all three public libraries in Perry... Read more
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Daily Princetonian
U. library launches new catalogThe University’s Library Systems Office officially launched a new catalog that
U. library launches new catalog
Daily Princetonian / Posted 12 hours ago
The University’s Library Systems Office officially launched a new catalog that is designed to offer a more contemporary library system while retaining the functions and services of the previous network. This system will replace an old cataloging... Read more
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WDAM-TV Hattiesburg
Body found in ditch identified as missing manCounty libraries closing due to budget cuts The Richton Public Library also ho
Body found in ditch identified as missing man
WDAM-TV Hattiesburg / Posted 14 hours ago
County libraries closing due to budget cuts The Richton Public Library also houses the offices of the Pine Forest Library System. Photo credit WDAM. County budget cuts have forced the closure of all three public libraries in Perry... Read more
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WDAM-TV Hattiesburg
Wayne Co. man charged in Clarke Co. homicideCounty libraries closing due to budget cuts The Richton Public Library also ho
Wayne Co. man charged in Clarke Co. homicide
WDAM-TV Hattiesburg / Posted 14 hours ago
County libraries closing due to budget cuts The Richton Public Library also houses the offices of the Pine Forest Library System. Photo credit WDAM. County budget cuts have forced the closure of all three public libraries in Perry... Read more
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WDAM-TV Hattiesburg
Perry County libraries closing due to budget cutsCounty libraries closing due to budget cuts The Richton Public Library also ho
Perry County libraries closing due to budget cuts
WDAM-TV Hattiesburg / Posted 16 hours ago
County libraries closing due to budget cuts The Richton Public Library also houses the offices of the Pine Forest Library System. Photo credit WDAM. County budget cuts have forced the closure of all three public libraries in Perry... Read more
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The Florida Times-Union
Core city library set for a renovationcore Jacksonville. Because of reduced city funding over the years, a fact that
Core city library set for a renovation
The Florida Times-Union / Posted 18 hours ago
core Jacksonville. Because of reduced city funding over the years, a fact that’s affected the entire Jacksonville Public Library System, Dallas Graham has fairly abbreviated operating hours: It doesn’t open until either 10 a.m. or noon, depending... Read more
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The Norwich Gazette
Calling local authorsever dreamed of seeing your name on library shelves, now's the time to make tha
Calling local authors
The Norwich Gazette / Posted 21 hours ago
ever dreamed of seeing your name on library shelves, now's the time to make that goal a reality. The Oxford County Public Library system is embracing new tools that can help budding writers create their own eBooks – and even add them to the... Read more
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Washington City Paper
D.C.'s Newest Library Packs a Lot of Visual Drama Into a Small, Simple Buildingto lessen the heat and glare. Woodridge is the 17th library to be rebuilt or r
D.C.'s Newest Library Packs a Lot of Visual Drama Into a Small, Simple Building
Washington City Paper / Posted yesterday
to lessen the heat and glare. Woodridge is the 17th library to be rebuilt or renovated by the District of Columbia Public Library system (DCPL) over the past decade. It is hard to overstate the success of this program, which has drawn on the... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Weekend Calendarand Commerce streets. Folk music concerts. (501) 765-1131. SOUNDS IN THE STACK
Weekend Calendar
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted yesterday
and Commerce streets. Folk music concerts. (501) 765-1131. SOUNDS IN THE STACKS 6:30 p.m. Thursdays at Central Arkansas Library System branches. cals.org or (501) 918-3000. TABLE 28 Burgundy Hotel, 1501 Merrill Drive. Guitarist Michael... Read more
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The Scranton Times-Tribune
Scranton Reads events focus on ‘The Handmaid’s Tale’the 1985 dystopian novel “The Handmaid’s Tale” by Margaret Atwood, is available
Scranton Reads events focus on ‘The Handmaid’s Tale’
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted yesterday
the 1985 dystopian novel “The Handmaid’s Tale” by Margaret Atwood, is available for free at all Lackawanna County Library System branches. Sylvia Orner, co-chair for Scranton Reads along with Elizabeth Davis, hopes the program fosters... Read more
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The Scranton Times-Tribune
Community Events Listings, September 29, 2016oil truck, Commonwealth Char­ter Academy, Scranton School District STEM vehicle
Community Events Listings, September 29, 2016
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted yesterday
oil truck, Commonwealth Char­ter Academy, Scranton School District STEM vehicle, Kiewit Construction, Lackawanna Coun­ty Library System Bookmobile, Commonwealth Health Emergen­cy Medical Services ambulances and helicopter (weather permitting);... Read more
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Kinston Free Press
A look at banned books in local libraries, schoolswhen it happens, people don’t actually read the books,” said Sarah Sever, libra
A look at banned books in local libraries, schools
Kinston Free Press / Posted yesterday
when it happens, people don’t actually read the books,” said Sarah Sever, library services manager for the Neuse Regional Library System. “They complain about them because either they caught a word or somebody heard something, but they don’t... Read more
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WXOW 19 La Crosse
L's banned book "read out" highlights First Amendmentthey can view," Barry McKnight, a librarian, La Crosse Public Library. This is
L's banned book "read out" highlights First Amendment
WXOW 19 La Crosse / Posted yesterday
they can view," Barry McKnight, a librarian, La Crosse Public Library. This is the first year for the La Crosse Public Library System to get involved. "The challenges could be all sorts of things. It could be political view point, religious... Read more
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ajc.com
Fulton County moves forward with library renovation plansincreased the amount of space by two thirds, to 25,000 square feet. The Wolf C
Fulton County moves forward with library renovation plans
ajc.com / Posted yesterday
increased the amount of space by two thirds, to 25,000 square feet. The Wolf Creek branch of the Atlanta Fulton County Library system was the first of the new Atlanta-Fulton Public Libraries to open. BOB ANDRES / BANDRES@AJC.COM AJC File... Read more
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Woodstock Sentinel-Review
Calling local authorsever dreamed of seeing your name on library shelves, now's the time to make tha
Calling local authors
Woodstock Sentinel-Review / Posted yesterday
ever dreamed of seeing your name on library shelves, now's the time to make that goal a reality. The Oxford County Public Library system is embracing new tools that can help budding writers create their own eBooks – and even add them to the... Read more
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Oregon Daily Emerald
EMU to offer new study spots as Knight Library reduces operation hourson the rear west end of campus, has been the first option for many students. Wi
EMU to offer new study spots as Knight Library reduces operation hours
Oregon Daily Emerald / Posted 2 days ago
on the rear west end of campus, has been the first option for many students. With eight locations across campus, the UO library system assists roughly 50,000 students with their studies and research every day. But Moskowitz said for students... Read more
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The Daily Tar Heel
Orange County Library Station offers vending machine for books and moviesa new way for library card holders to access books and movies. Jill Wagy, the
Orange County Library Station offers vending machine for books and movies
The Daily Tar Heel / Posted 2 days ago
a new way for library card holders to access books and movies. Jill Wagy, the systems manager for the Orange County Public Library system, said the library station is the first of its kind on the eastern coast of the United States. It operates like... Read more
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Mountain View Voice
Avenidas heads list of new Cubberley tenantsthe Palo Alto Library, a nonprofit that is also located at Cubberley and that d
Avenidas heads list of new Cubberley tenants
Mountain View Voice / Posted 2 days ago
the Palo Alto Library, a nonprofit that is also located at Cubberley and that donates about $250,000 annually to the city's library system. Why, Holman asked, isn't the Friends group getting the $1-per-square-foot rate? "Avenidas provides great... Read more
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KVUE-TV Austin
Security improvements at Austin librarieswomen's bathroom with music coming from the handicap stall. "We're not your gr
Security improvements at Austin libraries
KVUE-TV Austin / Posted 2 days ago
women's bathroom with music coming from the handicap stall. "We're not your grandmother's library anymore right. We're a library system in a very vibrant growing city," said Gillum. Right now, Gillum said uniformed and unarmed security personnel... Read more
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Palo Alto Weekly
Avenidas heads list of new Cubberley tenantsthe Palo Alto Library, a nonprofit that is also located at Cubberley and that d
Avenidas heads list of new Cubberley tenants
Palo Alto Weekly / Posted 2 days ago
the Palo Alto Library, a nonprofit that is also located at Cubberley and that donates about $250,000 annually to the city's library system. Why, Holman asked, isn't the Friends group getting the $1-per-square-foot rate? “Avenidas provides great... Read more
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The Columbus Dispatch
Worthington Libraries latest to drop finesthe most. That is why the library board unanimously voted to make this change,"
Worthington Libraries latest to drop fines
The Columbus Dispatch / Posted 2 days ago
the most. That is why the library board unanimously voted to make this change," he wrote in a statement. Delaware County's library system has not had fines for books for more than 20 years. And it ended $2-a-day fines for DVDs, audio books and... Read more
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Maple Ridge News
New chapter in child literacyor a suspect card in Clue. “Try to provide a lot of different opportunities to
New chapter in child literacy
Maple Ridge News / Posted 3 days ago
or a suspect card in Clue. “Try to provide a lot of different opportunities to engage in text.” And, she said the library system has incredible digital resources that can be used, including stories that a device can read to child. More... Read more
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Daily Mail
Jury selection begins in Dylann Roof's federal church shooting trialin the church she grew up in and loved. Hurd, 54, was the manager of one of th
Jury selection begins in Dylann Roof's federal church shooting trial
Daily Mail / Posted 3 days ago
in the church she grew up in and loved. Hurd, 54, was the manager of one of the busiest branches of the Charleston County library system. In her honor, the system closed all 16 of its branches Thursday, the day after her death. She grew up in... Read more
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The Toledo Blade
Five Things You Might Have Missed: 9-26money to promote tax levy issues. The chief legal counsel of the state auditor
Five Things You Might Have Missed: 9-26
The Toledo Blade / Posted 4 days ago
money to promote tax levy issues. The chief legal counsel of the state auditor sent a cease and desist letter to the library system after receiving a complaint about an email distributed by the library’s media relations coordinator asking for... Read more
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WIS News 10 Columbia
High school football player dies following Friday night gameFriday night. Grand opening of new Richland LibraryGrand opening of new Richla
High school football player dies following Friday night game
WIS News 10 Columbia / Posted 4 days ago
Friday night. Grand opening of new Richland LibraryGrand opening of new Richland Library On Saturday, the Richland Library system marked a milestone with the opening of its new North Main location. On Saturday, the Richland Library system... Read more
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Lisbon Morning Journal
$3 million Queen claimedup from people buying tickets. There also was a 50/50 drawing there Sunday tha
$3 million Queen claimed
Lisbon Morning Journal / Posted 4 days ago
up from people buying tickets. There also was a 50/50 drawing there Sunday that totaled $291,000. Half will be split between the Portage County library system and the Garrettsville Chamber of Commerce with the other half going to the 50/50 w... Read more
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Tribune Chronicle
Queen of Hearts appears in game at Garrettsville; winner gets $3 million+in late October. King said he is also looking at revising the rules to get more
Queen of Hearts appears in game at Garrettsville; winner gets $3 million+
Tribune Chronicle / Posted 4 days ago
in late October. King said he is also looking at revising the rules to get more cash to the people. The Portage County library system and the Garrettsville Area Chamber of Commerce split $150,000 from the 50/50 drawing as this week's charities,... Read more
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Daily Press
Library branches to restore old hours on Saturdayheard from supervisors Dick Grice and William McCarty, who said they've fielded
Library branches to restore old hours on Saturday
Daily Press / Posted 4 days ago
heard from supervisors Dick Grice and William McCarty, who said they've fielded several complaints about the closures. The library system had its budget request cut by $11,000 as the county tried to avoid a 3-cent tax rate increase, according to... Read more
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Jefferson City News Tribune
One Read events to focus on small town revitalizationgoal to revitalize small towns in America. Mitzi St. John, director of public
One Read events to focus on small town revitalization
Jefferson City News Tribune / Posted 5 days ago
goal to revitalize small towns in America. Mitzi St. John, director of public relations for the Daniel Boone Regional Library system, said the three events highlight an important point library officials wanted to make. "When we were planning... Read more
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Tribune Chronicle
Garrettsville queen getting free rein from legal oversightof paperwork and major tax issues." This week's charities from the 50-50 drawi
Garrettsville queen getting free rein from legal oversight
Tribune Chronicle / Posted 5 days ago
of paperwork and major tax issues." This week's charities from the 50-50 drawing, King said, will be the Portage County library system and the Garrettsville Chamber of Commerce. Ted Lysiek, Chamber representative and superintendent of the... Read more
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NBC News
Meet Phil Freelon, the Architect Behind The Newest Smithsonian MuseumAfrican Diaspora in San Francisco, Emancipation Park in Houston, multiple libra
Meet Phil Freelon, the Architect Behind The Newest Smithsonian Museum
NBC News / Posted 5 days ago
African Diaspora in San Francisco, Emancipation Park in Houston, multiple library projects for the Washington D.C. Public Library System and the Durham County Human Services Complex in North Carolina. Phil Freelon is widely considered one of the... Read more
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Al.com
Help wanted: Birmingham's Board of Education needs plenty of itduring a meeting this summer or anytime thereafter. Instead they allocated the
Help wanted: Birmingham's Board of Education needs plenty of it
Al.com / Posted 6 days ago
during a meeting this summer or anytime thereafter. Instead they allocated the monies to be overseen by the city's public library system. Even one of the former superintendent's strongest supporters, who spoke only on condition of anonymity,... Read more
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Savannah Morning News
Chatham votes to terminate, renegotiate agreement with Live Oak LibrariesOak Public Libraries said Friday they are now on the same page and ready to wor
Chatham votes to terminate, renegotiate agreement with Live Oak Libraries
Savannah Morning News / Posted 6 days ago
Oak Public Libraries said Friday they are now on the same page and ready to work together to improve operations across the library system. Both sides said Friday they’re willing to renegotiate the terms of a memorandum of understanding between... Read more
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WALB Albany
County manager questions Live Oak Public Library audits, firm's credentialsCounty Manager Lee Smith called two recent audits on the Live Oak Public librar
County manager questions Live Oak Public Library audits, firm's credentials
WALB Albany / Posted 6 days ago
County Manager Lee Smith called two recent audits on the Live Oak Public library system both unprofessional and inaccurate. Those audits highlighted poor accounting practices and mismanagement of public money. Chatham County taxpayers give the Live... Read more
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Business Wire
Fitch Affirms Indianapolis-Marion County Public Library, IN at 'AA+'; Outlook Stableare general obligations of the library, payable from a limited ad valorem tax l
Fitch Affirms Indianapolis-Marion County Public Library, IN at 'AA+'; Outlook Stable
Business Wire / Posted 6 days ago
are general obligations of the library, payable from a limited ad valorem tax levied on all taxable property within the library system's boundaries. KEY RATING DRIVERS Affirmation of the 'AA+' IDR and rating for the Indianapolis-Marion County... Read more
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Forsyth County News
Book on Forsyth County's racial cleansing of 1912 gaining national attentionwe purchased 23 copies [in hardcover],” said Linda Kelly, assistant director fo
Book on Forsyth County's racial cleansing of 1912 gaining national attention
Forsyth County News / Posted 7 days ago
we purchased 23 copies [in hardcover],” said Linda Kelly, assistant director for materials for the Forsyth County Public Library system. Four audiobook copies received 18 holds, Kelly said, noting people are “continuing to put holds on it.” The... Read more
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Daily Herald
Elgin library to offer high school diploma program for adultsand the ability to work in an online, self-paced environment." The initiative
Elgin library to offer high school diploma program for adults
Daily Herald / Posted 7 days ago
and the ability to work in an online, self-paced environment." The initiative is supported by Reaching Across Illinois Library System, or RAILS, whose members include about 1,300 library agencies in northern and west-central Illinois. The Elgin... Read more
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Peoria Journal Star
Peoria Heights library ditches fines for overdue booksthe fine-free policy extends to all materials that are checked out in Peoria He
Peoria Heights library ditches fines for overdue books
Peoria Journal Star / Posted 7 days ago
the fine-free policy extends to all materials that are checked out in Peoria Heights even if they are returned to another library system, like Peoria, Dunlap or Chillicothe. The new policy is not a fine amnesty for existing fines, Edwards said.... Read more
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Petluma360.com
OPINION: Yes on Measure Y for a great librarybrainchild of Petaluma’s librarians designed to get kids interested in reading.
OPINION: Yes on Measure Y for a great library
Petluma360.com / Posted 7 days ago
brainchild of Petaluma’s librarians designed to get kids interested in reading. The Petaluma branch of the Sonoma County Library system has been quietly innovating new and exciting programs for adult literacy, computer training, English language... Read more
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Baltimore Sun
Farm-City celebrates farmers and fall in Howard Countywork, Farm-City is a group effort that brings together county government agenci
Farm-City celebrates farmers and fall in Howard County
Baltimore Sun / Posted 8 days ago
work, Farm-City is a group effort that brings together county government agencies, the public school system, Howard County Library System and local farmers. "We try to include as many people as we can," said Kathy Johnson, agriculture development... Read more
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The Clarion-Ledger
Jackson’s $16M IOU 'path to becoming Detroit'?was finalized and would take effect Oct. 1. No, it’s certainly not over. The e
Jackson’s $16M IOU 'path to becoming Detroit'?
The Clarion-Ledger / Posted 8 days ago
was finalized and would take effect Oct. 1. No, it’s certainly not over. The executive director of the Jackson Hinds Library System, Patty Furr, was stunned to hear that the city had decided to close the Fannie Lou Hamer Library — until she... Read more
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The Tampa Tribune
Tampa City Council approves 2017 city budget with 5 percent tax increaseproperty tax bill will be an estimated $2,387 once property taxes levied by the
Tampa City Council approves 2017 city budget with 5 percent tax increase
The Tampa Tribune / Posted 8 days ago
property tax bill will be an estimated $2,387 once property taxes levied by the School Board, Hillsborough County, the library system, the Children’s Board and other taxing authorities are included. The new stormwater fee, passed on Sept. 2,... Read more
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Savannah Morning News
Chatham County may terminate Live Oak Public Libraries agreementof the Live Oak Public Libraries is set to vote this week to end the agreement
Chatham County may terminate Live Oak Public Libraries agreement
Savannah Morning News / Posted 8 days ago
of the Live Oak Public Libraries is set to vote this week to end the agreement that outlines its support for the regional library system. The Chatham County Commission on Friday will consider directing County Manager Lee Smith to send the library... Read more
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Savannah Morning News
Chatham Commission to consider termination of agreement on Live Oak Library systemof the Live Oak Public Libraries is set to vote this week to end the agreement
Chatham Commission to consider termination of agreement on Live Oak Library system
Savannah Morning News / Posted 8 days ago
of the Live Oak Public Libraries is set to vote this week to end the agreement that outlines its support for the regional library system. The Chatham County Commission on Friday will consider directing County Manager Lee Smith to send the library... Read more
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