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Belfast Telegraph
Paris to honour Northern Ireland for outstanding behaviourIreland distinguished themselves by their exemplary attitude, fair play and goo
Paris to honour Northern Ireland for outstanding behaviour
Belfast Telegraph / Posted an hour ago
Ireland distinguished themselves by their exemplary attitude, fair play and good mood,” she added. A statement from the mayor’s office explained that an official ceremony would be held within a number of days. As well as having fun, the... Read more
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Boston Herald
Marty Walsh insider the latest indictmentwas personal. He is a loyal labor guy like Walsh and straight from the same nei
Marty Walsh insider the latest indictment
Boston Herald / Posted 2 hours ago
was personal. He is a loyal labor guy like Walsh and straight from the same neighborhood. He had high-level access to the mayor’s office and his job was to keep labor unions happy, and let Walsh know when they weren’t happy. And it’s clear that... Read more
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Crain's New York Business
Waste-industry overhaul plan advances in City HallA city study on radical reform of commercial waste collection is said to have b
Waste-industry overhaul plan advances in City Hall
Crain's New York Business / Posted 3 hours ago
A city study on radical reform of commercial waste collection is said to have been completed and passed along to the mayor’s office by the Department of Sanitation. The analysis could pave the way for franchising, a controversial system in which a... Read more
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Daily Pennsylvanian
Councilwoman, professors take issue with soda taxtax is expected to bring in $91 million its first year, and will go toward fund
Councilwoman, professors take issue with soda tax
Daily Pennsylvanian / Posted 3 hours ago
tax is expected to bring in $91 million its first year, and will go toward funding universal prekindergarten programs. The mayor’s office has since said that some of the initial revenue will also go to other city services, like renovating the... Read more
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Times Newsweekly
Ask the MAYORTheRidgewoodQueens CourierTimes and the Mayor’s Office are proud to present a w
Ask the MAYOR
Times Newsweekly / Posted 5 hours ago
TheRidgewoodQueens CourierTimes and the Mayor’s Office are proud to present a weekly column in which Mayor Bill de Blasio answers your questions about issues that concern you the most. If you have a question aboutanything going on in the city, in... Read more
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Times Newsweekly
EditorialAsk the MAYOR TheRidgewoodQueens CourierTimes and the Mayor’s Office are proud
Editorial
Times Newsweekly / Posted 5 hours ago
Ask the MAYOR TheRidgewoodQueens CourierTimes and the Mayor’s Office are proud to present a weekly column in which Mayor Bill de Blasio answers your questions about issues that concern you the most. If you have a question aboutanything going on in... Read more
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Rappler
CDO mayor refuses to step down despite Ombudsman rulingwithin which to appeal will lapse or expire. That is part of due process,” Mord
CDO mayor refuses to step down despite Ombudsman ruling
Rappler / Posted 8 hours ago
within which to appeal will lapse or expire. That is part of due process,” Mordeno said in a press conference held at the mayor’s office Tuesday morning, June 28. In his complaint, Guialani said the two officials committed a violation when they... Read more
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Crain's New York Business
New York City launches film diversity initiativePhoto: Buck Ennis New York City Film Commissioner Julie Menin The Mayor’s Offi
New York City launches film diversity initiative
Crain's New York Business / Posted 10 hours ago
Photo: Buck Ennis New York City Film Commissioner Julie Menin The Mayor’s Office of Media and Entertainment announced an initiative to bring greater diversity to the film and entertainment industry. Beginning June 29 through Nov. 15, the... Read more
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The Register NorthJersey.com
Paterson council calls for changes after cop’s disciplinary case took nine years to resolveof forcing a woman in police custody to perform oral sex on him. Over that time
Paterson council calls for changes after cop’s disciplinary case took nine years to resolve
The Register NorthJersey.com / Posted 11 hours ago
of forcing a woman in police custody to perform oral sex on him. Over that time, the city has undergone changes in the mayor’s office, in the police chief’s job, and in the police director’s position. There have been three different municipal... Read more
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The Columbian
Ditka surprised to read that he’ll be at GOP convention with Trumpgubernatorial campaign but switched horses and backed Republican Gov. Bruce Rau
Ditka surprised to read that he’ll be at GOP convention with Trump
The Columbian / Posted 11 hours ago
gubernatorial campaign but switched horses and backed Republican Gov. Bruce Rauner in 2014. His unexpected support last year for progressive Chicago mayoral candidate Bob Fioretti, however, was not enough to propel Fioretti into the mayor’s of... Read more
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New America Media
“It’s Not Just About Toilets”: Hygiene Facilities a “Bellwether” of City’s Response to Homelessnesssays the idea was to attach the centers to existing neighborhood-based health c
“It’s Not Just About Toilets”: Hygiene Facilities a “Bellwether” of City’s Response to Homelessness
New America Media / Posted 13 hours ago
says the idea was to attach the centers to existing neighborhood-based health centers. Sam Dodge, the director of the Mayor’s Office of Housing Opportunity, Partnerships and Engagement (often referred to as the city’s homeless czar) started... Read more
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The Advocate
Around the Westside for June 29will be awarded. Categories for participation are 6-9 years old, 10-13 and 14-1
Around the Westside for June 29
The Advocate / Posted 13 hours ago
will be awarded. Categories for participation are 6-9 years old, 10-13 and 14-18. Registration forms are available at the Mayor’s Office. The deadline for submissions is Thursday.Ministry hosts school event Lead the Way Outreach Ministry will... Read more
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The Florida Times-Union
Opinion roundup: Blanket opposition to all taxes is foolishrecent history of attacking blight in Jacksonville has included a culture of co
Opinion roundup: Blanket opposition to all taxes is foolish
The Florida Times-Union / Posted 16 hours ago
recent history of attacking blight in Jacksonville has included a culture of cooperation among City Council, the Mayor’s Office and the Jacksonville Sheriff’s Office. This culture of collaboration must continue for the... Read more
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Salon.com
New York’s police secrecy law: de Blasio fights to keep NYPD abuse records from the publicof wrongdoing. Catapano-Fox also accused a board member of sexually harassing a
New York’s police secrecy law: de Blasio fights to keep NYPD abuse records from the public
Salon.com / Posted 19 hours ago
of wrongdoing. Catapano-Fox also accused a board member of sexually harassing a female employee, and contended that the mayor’s office interfered with her application to become a judge. In May, the city settled for $275,000 but admitted no... Read more
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Crosscut
Seattle’s homeless emergency: No end in sightsued. “The RFP process ensures that the City receives multiple proposals to ch
Seattle’s homeless emergency: No end in sight
Crosscut / Posted 20 hours ago
sued. “The RFP process ensures that the City receives multiple proposals to choose from,” a spokesperson from the Mayor’s Office said in an email, “allowing policy-makers to make a decision that best fits the need of the project or service... Read more
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Quartz
China’s feared “internet czar” Lu Wei is unexpectedly stepping downeconomy, and Lu pushed for Chinese controls on the internet overseas. Before L
China’s feared “internet czar” Lu Wei is unexpectedly stepping down
Quartz / Posted 22 hours ago
economy, and Lu pushed for Chinese controls on the internet overseas. Before Lu joined the agency in 2013 from the Beijing mayor’s office, blogging platform Sina Weibo was a hotbed for discussion about scandals involving government officials. The... Read more
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The Hazleton Standard-Speaker
Vacant code positions caught in Hazleton’s budget strugglesNadine Sist, Neal Strausser, Lisset Ortiz, Jolene Browdy and John Guilford, acc
Vacant code positions caught in Hazleton’s budget struggles
The Hazleton Standard-Speaker / Posted yesterday
Nadine Sist, Neal Strausser, Lisset Ortiz, Jolene Browdy and John Guilford, according to information released by the mayor’s office. “As you can see, the code department has been assembled in piecemeal with part-time help and people chipping... Read more
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Mail & Guardian
Suspected Islamic State suicide bombers kill 36 at Istanbul airportduring the morning rush hour, killing 11 people and wounding 36 near the main t
Suspected Islamic State suicide bombers kill 36 at Istanbul airport
Mail & Guardian / Posted yesterday
during the morning rush hour, killing 11 people and wounding 36 near the main tourist district, a major university and the mayor’s office. One person was killed on December 23 2015, when an explosion hit Istanbul’s second airport, Sabiha Gokcen,... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Bongbong Marcos to attend Duterte inaugurationthe latter’s courtesy call on the incoming President at Davao City on June 11,
Bongbong Marcos to attend Duterte inauguration
Inquirier.net / Posted yesterday
the latter’s courtesy call on the incoming President at Davao City on June 11, 2016. (Photo courtesy of the Davao City Mayor’s office) Outgoing Senator Ferdinand “Bongbong” Marcos Jr. is attending the inauguration of President-elect Rodrigo... Read more
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Daily Dispatch
Suspected Islamic State suicide bombers kill 36 at Istanbul airportDispatchLIVEduring the morning rush hour, killing 11 people and wounding 36 near the main t
Suspected Islamic State suicide bombers kill 36 at Istanbul airportDispatchLIVE
Daily Dispatch / Posted yesterday
during the morning rush hour, killing 11 people and wounding 36 near the main tourist district, a major university and the mayor’s office. One person was killed on December. 23, 2015, when an explosion hit Istanbul’s second airport, Sabiha Gokcen,... Read more
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Alaska Public
Anchorage receives $1.3 million grant to revise homeless servicesThe city of Anchorage is getting a new pool of money to address homelessness. T
Anchorage receives $1.3 million grant to revise homeless services
Alaska Public / Posted yesterday
The city of Anchorage is getting a new pool of money to address homelessness. The mayor’s office announced today a $1.3 million grant from the U.S. Departments of Justice and Housing and Urban Development. The money will fund research into how to... Read more
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Alaska Public
Tuesday, June 28, 2016Hughes, Alaska Public Media – Anchorage The city of Anchorage is getting a new
Tuesday, June 28, 2016
Alaska Public / Posted yesterday
Hughes, Alaska Public Media – Anchorage The city of Anchorage is getting a new pool of money to address homelessness. The mayor’s office announced today a $1.3 million grant from the U.S. Departments of Justice and Housing and Urban Development.... Read more
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The Seattle Times
In policy change, SPD to destroy unused gunsmoney.” “We’re talking about the taxpayer’s money,” he said. “City Council doe
In policy change, SPD to destroy unused guns
The Seattle Times / Posted yesterday
money.” “We’re talking about the taxpayer’s money,” he said. “City Council doesn’t own those guns; the taxpayers do.” The mayor’s office did not return a request for comment Tuesday. SPD spokesman Sean Whitcomb said he supports the decision... Read more
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Adelaide Now
Up to 50 dead in Istanbul attackduring the morning rush hour, killing 11 people and wounding 36 near the main t
Up to 50 dead in Istanbul attack
Adelaide Now / Posted yesterday
during the morning rush hour, killing 11 people and wounding 36 near the main tourist district, a major university and the mayor’s office. Turkey, which is part of the US-led coalition against ISIS, is also fighting Kurdish militants in its... Read more
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Bangor Daily News
Suicide bombs kill at least 28, wound dozens at Istanbul airportduring the morning rush hour, killing 11 people and wounding 36 near the main t
Suicide bombs kill at least 28, wound dozens at Istanbul airport
Bangor Daily News / Posted yesterday
during the morning rush hour, killing 11 people and wounding 36 near the main tourist district, a major university and the mayor’s office. Turkey, which is part of the U.S.-led coalition against Islamic State, is also fighting Kurdish militants in... Read more
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CBS 6 Richmond
Lead taints 5,300 water systemswas left to the state of Pennsylvania. The federal guidelines are only guidelin
Lead taints 5,300 water systems
CBS 6 Richmond / Posted yesterday
was left to the state of Pennsylvania. The federal guidelines are only guidelines and can’t be enforced. The Philadelphia Mayor’s office says it will follow the EPA’s new guidelines in the next round of testing — that’s in 2017. “Meanwhile you... Read more
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Perth Now
Up to 50 dead in Istanbul attackduring the morning rush hour, killing 11 people and wounding 36 near the main t
Up to 50 dead in Istanbul attack
Perth Now / Posted yesterday
during the morning rush hour, killing 11 people and wounding 36 near the main tourist district, a major university and the mayor’s office. Turkey, which is part of the US-led coalition against ISIS, is also fighting Kurdish militants in its... Read more
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Fortune
Suicide Bombs Kill 28, Wound Dozens at Istanbul Airportduring the morning rush hour, killing 11 people and wounding 36 near the main t
Suicide Bombs Kill 28, Wound Dozens at Istanbul Airport
Fortune / Posted yesterday
during the morning rush hour, killing 11 people and wounding 36 near the main tourist district, a major university and the mayor’s office. Turkey, which is part of the U.S.-led coalition against Islamic State, is also fighting Kurdish militants in... Read more
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The Financial Express
28 dead in Istanbul airport suicide attackduring the morning rush hour, killing 11 people and wounding 36 near the main t
28 dead in Istanbul airport suicide attack
The Financial Express / Posted yesterday
during the morning rush hour, killing 11 people and wounding 36 near the main tourist district, a major university and the mayor’s office. Turkey, which is part of the U.S.-led coalition against Islamic State, is also fighting Kurdish militants in... Read more
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News.com.au
Airport bombed, 28 people deadduring the morning rush hour, killing 11 people and wounding 36 near the main t
Airport bombed, 28 people dead
News.com.au / Posted yesterday
during the morning rush hour, killing 11 people and wounding 36 near the main tourist district, a major university and the mayor’s office. Turkey, which is part of the US-led coalition against ISIS, is also fighting Kurdish militants in its... Read more
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The Greater New Milford Spectrum
Youth Violence Prevention Fund awards Bridgeport High Schools $21k in sports equipmentand student leaders said that the quality equipment would motivate more student
Youth Violence Prevention Fund awards Bridgeport High Schools $21k in sports equipment
The Greater New Milford Spectrum / Posted yesterday
and student leaders said that the quality equipment would motivate more students to come out for sports over the summer, and increase their competitiveness against rival teams. Others were ready to get ouf of the Mayor’s office and out on the fi... Read more
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Connecticut Post
Youth Violence Prevention Fund awards Bridgeport High Schools $21k in sports equipmentand student leaders said that the quality equipment would motivate more student
Youth Violence Prevention Fund awards Bridgeport High Schools $21k in sports equipment
Connecticut Post / Posted yesterday
and student leaders said that the quality equipment would motivate more students to come out for sports over the summer, and increase their competitiveness against rival teams. Others were ready to get ouf of the Mayor’s office and out on the fi... Read more
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Detroit Free Press
Council approves extra taxes for upscale Detroit neighborhoodsfor unpaid fees unless property taxes also are delinquent. Nevertheless, the c
Council approves extra taxes for upscale Detroit neighborhoods
Detroit Free Press / Posted yesterday
for unpaid fees unless property taxes also are delinquent. Nevertheless, the council has asked its policy division and the mayor’s office to see if there are additional tools available to protect residents from losing their homes to foreclosure if... Read more
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Darien News-Review
Youth Violence Prevention Fund awards Bridgeport High Schools $21k in sports equipmentand student leaders said that the quality equipment would motivate more student
Youth Violence Prevention Fund awards Bridgeport High Schools $21k in sports equipment
Darien News-Review / Posted yesterday
and student leaders said that the quality equipment would motivate more students to come out for sports over the summer, and increase their competitiveness against rival teams. Others were ready to get ouf of the Mayor’s office and out on the fi... Read more
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Eye Witness News
10 killed, scores injured after Istanbul twin explosionsduring the morning rush hour, killing 11 people and wounding 36 near the main t
10 killed, scores injured after Istanbul twin explosions
Eye Witness News / Posted yesterday
during the morning rush hour, killing 11 people and wounding 36 near the main tourist district, a major university and the mayor’s office. Turkey, which is part of the US-led coalition against Islamic State, is also fighting Kurdish militants in... Read more
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WHO-TV 13 Des Moines
5,300 U.S. Water Systems Are in Violation of Lead Ruleswas left to the state of Pennsylvania. The federal guidelines are only guidelin
5,300 U.S. Water Systems Are in Violation of Lead Rules
WHO-TV 13 Des Moines / Posted yesterday
was left to the state of Pennsylvania. The federal guidelines are only guidelines and can’t be enforced. The Philadelphia Mayor’s office says it will follow the EPA’s new guidelines in the next round of testing — that’s in 2017. “Meanwhile you... Read more
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Hindustantimes.com
At least 10 dead, 40 injured in suicide attack at Turkey’s largest airportduring the morning rush hour, killing 11 people and wounding 36 near the main t
At least 10 dead, 40 injured in suicide attack at Turkey’s largest airport
Hindustantimes.com / Posted yesterday
during the morning rush hour, killing 11 people and wounding 36 near the main tourist district, a major university and the mayor’s office. Turkey, which is part of the US-led coalition against Islamic State, is also fighting Kurdish militants in... Read more
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FOX 6 Milwaukee
Chief Flynn, Mayor Barrett, Council Pres. Hamilton to announce MPD’s “Summer Policing Plan”June 28th will unveil the Milwaukee Police Department’s “Summer Policing Plan.”
Chief Flynn, Mayor Barrett, Council Pres. Hamilton to announce MPD’s “Summer Policing Plan”
FOX 6 Milwaukee / Posted yesterday
June 28th will unveil the Milwaukee Police Department’s “Summer Policing Plan.” According to a statement from the Mayor’s Office, the goals of this plan include reducing crime, improving neighborhood quality of life, building mutual trust... Read more
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The Globe and Mail
John Tory's Fordian slipone wants to deny transit to Scarborough. No one is saying it would be wrong to
John Tory's Fordian slip
The Globe and Mail / Posted yesterday
one wants to deny transit to Scarborough. No one is saying it would be wrong to spend money on transit to Scarborough. The mayor’s office now protests that Mr. Tory was simply pointing out that Scarborough is underserved by transit. It “has a large... Read more
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Sports Business Daily
Social Studies: Orlando City SC's Stuart Drew On Managing Accounts Amid Tragedyor ticket-themed posts. Drew said, “It was all about the city and community and
Social Studies: Orlando City SC's Stuart Drew On Managing Accounts Amid Tragedy
Sports Business Daily / Posted yesterday
or ticket-themed posts. Drew said, “It was all about the city and community and ways you can get involved.” The mayor’s office reached out and said they were using the hashtag #OrlandoUnited. We kind of took that hashtag and ran with it.... Read more
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Q13 FOX Seattle
5,300 U.S. water systems are in violation of lead ruleswas left to the state of Pennsylvania. The federal guidelines are only guidelin
5,300 U.S. water systems are in violation of lead rules
Q13 FOX Seattle / Posted yesterday
was left to the state of Pennsylvania. The federal guidelines are only guidelines and can’t be enforced. The Philadelphia Mayor’s office says it will follow the EPA’s new guidelines in the next round of testing — that’s in 2017. “Meanwhile you... Read more
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FOX 6 Milwaukee
5,300 U.S. water systems are in violation of lead ruleswas left to the state of Pennsylvania. The federal guidelines are only guidelin
5,300 U.S. water systems are in violation of lead rules
FOX 6 Milwaukee / Posted yesterday
was left to the state of Pennsylvania. The federal guidelines are only guidelines and can’t be enforced. The Philadelphia Mayor’s office says it will follow the EPA’s new guidelines in the next round of testing — that’s in 2017. “Meanwhile you... Read more
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Breitbart
Seven Refugees With Active TB Sent to Idaho– and our nation,” the announcement read. “During the last 5 years, Mr. Reeves
Seven Refugees With Active TB Sent to Idaho
Breitbart / Posted yesterday
– and our nation,” the announcement read. “During the last 5 years, Mr. Reeves, in partnership with the City of Boise Mayor’s Office, has led the effort to more fully integrate refugees into the community and create a more welcoming... Read more
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The Chronicle-Telegram
Tempers flare at Lorain Council meetingsaid so far the city Council’s givebacks are expected to save $17,000 while fur
Tempers flare at Lorain Council meeting
The Chronicle-Telegram / Posted yesterday
said so far the city Council’s givebacks are expected to save $17,000 while furloughs that have already taken place in the Mayor’s Office, the Auditor’s Office, Judge Mark Mihok’s Office, Judge Thomas Elwell’s office, the Clerk of Court’s Office... Read more
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The Patriot Ledger
Quincy city council adopts new downtown redevelopment planbroken ground since last year. Planning for life after Street-Works has led to
Quincy city council adopts new downtown redevelopment plan
The Patriot Ledger / Posted 2 days ago
broken ground since last year. Planning for life after Street-Works has led to a power struggle between the council and the mayor’s office. For example, two councilors, Joseph Finn and Brian Palmucci, sought a change that would have forced downtown... Read more
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Ilford Recorder
Migrant charity launches project tackling hate crime earlypanicking because they don’t know what to do.” The project to tackle hate crim
Migrant charity launches project tackling hate crime early
Ilford Recorder / Posted 2 days ago
panicking because they don’t know what to do.” The project to tackle hate crime against migrants, which is funded by the Mayor’s Office for Policing and Crime (MOPAC), will now operate 24/7 in East London. It offers specialist assistance from a... Read more
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Zamboanga Today
City Hall reminds brgys to activate DRRM planspreparing for the “La Niña” phenomenon. It can be observed, the CDRRMO through
City Hall reminds brgys to activate DRRM plans
Zamboanga Today / Posted 2 days ago
preparing for the “La Niña” phenomenon. It can be observed, the CDRRMO through the Public Information Division of the City Mayor’s Office has been issuing public advisories, urging barangay folks to stay alert and take necessary precautions amid... Read more
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Pilipino Star
Zambo barangays reminded to formulate disaster risk reduction plansrainfalls and even preparing for the “La Niña” phenomenon. The CDRRMO, through
Zambo barangays reminded to formulate disaster risk reduction plans
Pilipino Star / Posted 2 days ago
rainfalls and even preparing for the “La Niña” phenomenon. The CDRRMO, through the Public Information Division of the City Mayor’s Office, has been issuing public advisories, urging barangay folks to stay alert and take necessary precautions amid... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
Sacramento takes another shot at tech economythe youthful energy behind it might work this time. The fund, with its many mo
Sacramento takes another shot at tech economy
The Sacramento Bee / Posted 2 days ago
the youthful energy behind it might work this time. The fund, with its many moving pieces and parts, will be run by a new Mayor’s Office of Innovation, which is already accepting applications for grants. Mayor-elect Darrell Steinberg has pledged... Read more
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The Herald News
Taxpayer group heading to court to halt Fall River trash privatizationsealed bids or by auction. Viveiros indicated last week that a request letter t
Taxpayer group heading to court to halt Fall River trash privatization
The Herald News / Posted 2 days ago
sealed bids or by auction. Viveiros indicated last week that a request letter to the council would be coming from the mayor’s office, but there is no communication on the agenda for tonight’s City Council meeting. Attorney Lesley Rich is... Read more
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