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Hodgkins Suburban Life
Countryside drive seeks donations for Louisiana flood victimsdonations from 10 a.m. to 7 p.m. every day until then. Kielczynski spoke to re
Countryside drive seeks donations for Louisiana flood victims
Hodgkins Suburban Life / Posted 3 hours ago
donations from 10 a.m. to 7 p.m. every day until then. Kielczynski spoke to representatives from the Baton Rouge Mayor’s Office, who told him they need non-perishable food, clothing, bleach and cleaning supplies, school supplies, baby... Read more
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The Manila Times
French resorts defiant as top court suspends burkini banthis week when photographs in the British media showed police surrounding a wom
French resorts defiant as top court suspends burkini ban
The Manila Times / Posted 9 hours ago
this week when photographs in the British media showed police surrounding a woman in a headscarf on a beach in Nice. The mayor’s office denied the woman had been forced to remove clothing, telling Agence France-Presse she was showing police the... Read more
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Boston Herald
Mayor defends secrecy despite 100 hotline calls about Boston Black Hawksimpact on the public,” but gave no details about the nature of the exercise. No
Mayor defends secrecy despite 100 hotline calls about Boston Black Hawks
Boston Herald / Posted 10 hours ago
impact on the public,” but gave no details about the nature of the exercise. No other city department, including the mayor’s office, alerted the public. The DOD yesterday deferred questions to the mayor’s office and the BPD deferred to... Read more
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Manila Bulletin
French resorts defiant as top court suspends burkini banthis week when photographs in the British media showed police surrounding a wom
French resorts defiant as top court suspends burkini ban
Manila Bulletin / Posted 12 hours ago
this week when photographs in the British media showed police surrounding a woman in a headscarf on a beach in Nice. The mayor’s office denied the woman had been forced to remove clothing, telling AFP she was showing police the swimsuit she was... Read more
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The Manila Times
French resorts defiant as top court suspends burkini banthis week when photographs in the British media showed police surrounding a wom
French resorts defiant as top court suspends burkini ban
The Manila Times / Posted 12 hours ago
this week when photographs in the British media showed police surrounding a woman in a headscarf on a beach in Nice. The mayor’s office denied the woman had been forced to remove clothing, telling AFP she was showing police the swimsuit she was... Read more
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The Trinidad Guardian
Division heads on crime: We’re trying our besta criminologist in charge of the division. At one time this was the most challe
Division heads on crime: We’re trying our best
The Trinidad Guardian / Posted 13 hours ago
a criminologist in charge of the division. At one time this was the most challenging division. We work together with the mayor’s office and businesses on Ariapita Avenue as a team to deal with unlawful activity. It is a partnership. It is working... Read more
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The Chattanoogan
Upcoming City Council Agenda For Tuesday(16) months to twentyfour (24) months, with an end of term date of May 2, 201
Upcoming City Council Agenda For Tuesday
The Chattanoogan / Posted 17 hours ago
(16) months to twentyfour (24) months, with an end of term date of May 2, 2017, in the amount of $2 million. (Revised) MAYOR’S OFFICE c. A resolution to confirm the Mayor’s appointment of Tamara Hines to the Chattanooga Area Regional... Read more
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Local 6 Orlando
Nearly 100 claims filed for OneOrlando Fundof this tragedy can take steps to get their share of these donations. So far 98
Nearly 100 claims filed for OneOrlando Fund
Local 6 Orlando / Posted 19 hours ago
of this tragedy can take steps to get their share of these donations. So far 98 claims have been filed, according to the mayor’s office that's right on track. But officials say give yourself some time. All the documents must be filled out... Read more
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The Florida Times-Union
Ron Littlepage: Budget hearings reveal how the city's finances remain squeaky tightfor a few blips, this year’s hearings could be described as easy-peasy. Such t
Ron Littlepage: Budget hearings reveal how the city's finances remain squeaky tight
The Florida Times-Union / Posted 20 hours ago
for a few blips, this year’s hearings could be described as easy-peasy. Such things as a $4 million oversight by the Mayor’s Office when the recommended budget was put together would have caused gnashing of teeth by City Council members had... Read more
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Hindustantimes.com
German mayor fires Muslim intern on first day for refusing to remove headscarfA 48-year-old Palestinian refugee, hired as an intern at a German mayor’s offic
German mayor fires Muslim intern on first day for refusing to remove headscarf
Hindustantimes.com / Posted yesterday
A 48-year-old Palestinian refugee, hired as an intern at a German mayor’s office, was fired on the first day of work because she refused to remove her headscarf. Mayor Elisabeth Herzog-von der Heide of the town Luckenwalde, near Berlin, fired the... Read more
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Calcutta News
Google Fiber ordered to downsize by Alphabet CEO: Reportsin Nashville. A meeting held on Wednesday night with Nashville Electric Servic
Google Fiber ordered to downsize by Alphabet CEO: Reports
Calcutta News / Posted yesterday
in Nashville. A meeting held on Wednesday night with Nashville Electric Service, Comcast, At&T, Google Fiber and the mayor’s office addressed the issue of how the companies involved and the city are managing the equipment on top of the... Read more
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WWLP Springfield
What’s in a name? Governments recast anti-extremism effortshelp kick-start local CVE-related efforts. Proposals for using the money are du
What’s in a name? Governments recast anti-extremism efforts
WWLP Springfield / Posted yesterday
help kick-start local CVE-related efforts. Proposals for using the money are due mid-September. In Los Angeles, where the mayor’s office is leading efforts, grant money also has not yet been distributed, Al-Marayati said. Minneapolis, which... Read more
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New Now Next
Explosive Detonated Inside LGBT Newspaper Box In Salem, Massachusettswe will have new boxes at the site of the explosion and will continue to work w
Explosive Detonated Inside LGBT Newspaper Box In Salem, Massachusetts
New Now Next / Posted yesterday
we will have new boxes at the site of the explosion and will continue to work with the Salem Police Department, the Mayor’s Office and the community as a whole to stand against hatred of any kind. Lastly, we thank the Mayor, the Salem PD... Read more
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Eyewitness News 3 Hartford
Complaint clerk who took 911 call in delivery woman's murder placed on leavecalls and enters information into their system. It’s unclear why a 911 dispatch
Complaint clerk who took 911 call in delivery woman's murder placed on leave
Eyewitness News 3 Hartford / Posted yesterday
calls and enters information into their system. It’s unclear why a 911 dispatcher was unavailable. Officials with the mayor’s office and the Waterbury Police Department said the woman in question was being investigated. On Thursday evening,... Read more
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Boston Globe
Starbucks wins fight for South Boston shopLicensing Board’s decision and looks forward to Starbucks addressing the neighb
Starbucks wins fight for South Boston shop
Boston Globe / Posted yesterday
Licensing Board’s decision and looks forward to Starbucks addressing the neighborhood’s concerns,” a spokeswoman for the mayor’s office said in a statement to Boston.com. The proposal sparked controversy in the neighborhood after some community... Read more
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The Chattanoogan
Attorney General Slatery Announces Paul Ney As Chief Deputyand Acting General Counsel of the Department of the Navy. More recently, Mr. Ne
Attorney General Slatery Announces Paul Ney As Chief Deputy
The Chattanoogan / Posted 2 days ago
and Acting General Counsel of the Department of the Navy. More recently, Mr. Ney served as director of the Nashville Mayor’s Office of Economic and Community Development. “I am grateful to General Slatery for giving me this opportunity to... Read more
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iol.co.za
New Durban mayor's promising start - can you help?We are going to roll out wi-fi infrastructure throughout the city, consistent w
New Durban mayor's promising start - can you help?
iol.co.za / Posted 2 days ago
We are going to roll out wi-fi infrastructure throughout the city, consistent with the consolidation programme. 36. The mayor’s office will work closely with the department of military veterans in order to address some of the “unique” challenges... Read more
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The Scranton Times-Tribune
Letters to the Editor But, if memory serves, Fire Chief Pat DeSarno notified council that neither he
Letters to the Editor
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 2 days ago
But, if memory serves, Fire Chief Pat DeSarno notified council that neither he nor Mr. Rivers want a proclamation. The mayor’s office recognized Mr. McGloin on Feb. 20, 2014 for his charitable work on behalf of the Kiwanis Club. I agree that... Read more
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The Scranton Times-Tribune
OUR OPINIONBut, if memory serves, Fire Chief Pat DeSarno notified council that neither he
OUR OPINION
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 2 days ago
But, if memory serves, Fire Chief Pat DeSarno notified council that neither he nor Mr. Rivers want a proclamation. The mayor’s office recognized Mr. McGloin on Feb. 20, 2014 for his charitable work on behalf of the Kiwanis Club. I agree that... Read more
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The Youngstown Vindicator
Is Niles City Hall worth repairing?the acting mayor said. “We reserve the right to determine whether to fix it or
Is Niles City Hall worth repairing?
The Youngstown Vindicator / Posted 2 days ago
the acting mayor said. “We reserve the right to determine whether to fix it or not.” While mold removal continues, the mayor’s office, tax department and the basement have been sealed off and are not expected to be scrubbed until and if the... Read more
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NBC Chicago
Emanuel Administration Outlines Water and Sewer Tax HikeEmanuel outlined a proposed water and sewer tax hike for Chicagoans that could
Emanuel Administration Outlines Water and Sewer Tax Hike
NBC Chicago / Posted 2 days ago
Emanuel outlined a proposed water and sewer tax hike for Chicagoans that could go into effect in 2017. According to the mayor’s office, the proposed tax would be used to stabilize the pension fund for Chicago municipal employees and could be... Read more
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The Globe and Mail
London seeking new czar to enhance city's nightlifeand now London is looking for someone to be Britain’s first night czar. Accord
London seeking new czar to enhance city's nightlife
The Globe and Mail / Posted 2 days ago
and now London is looking for someone to be Britain’s first night czar. According to a job posting released by the London mayor’s office on Wednesday, the night czar “will champion the value of London’s night time culture whilst developing and... Read more
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The Buffalo News
Water line break in Niagara Falls is ignored for 6 weekscurb, but since then nothing has been done,” she said. She said she and all th
Water line break in Niagara Falls is ignored for 6 weeks
The Buffalo News / Posted 2 days ago
curb, but since then nothing has been done,” she said. She said she and all the neighbors have been reaching out to the mayor’s office without success. “We’d better get it fixed before winter or we’ll have a huge ice rink,” said... Read more
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Calcutta News
Anti-Islam demonstration rakes panic in Prague central squarehis group had discussed the entire plan with authorities earlier including thei
Anti-Islam demonstration rakes panic in Prague central square
Calcutta News / Posted 2 days ago
his group had discussed the entire plan with authorities earlier including their intention to use false ammunition. The Mayor’s office is yet to confirm this. Through their demonstration, the group said it wanted to shock people and warn them... Read more
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ajc.com
Atlanta accepting $295K to aid dislocated workersto dislocated workers. The Community Development & Human Resources Committee a
Atlanta accepting $295K to aid dislocated workers
ajc.com / Posted 2 days ago
to dislocated workers. The Community Development & Human Resources Committee approved an ordinance authorizing the mayor’s office to accept the funds from the Workforce Division, Georgia Department of Economic Development. A dislocated... Read more
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Boston Globe
Mayor Walsh releases suggested reading list for city planning processAccording to the mayor’s office, the suggestions, which includes separate lists
Mayor Walsh releases suggested reading list for city planning process
Boston Globe / Posted 3 days ago
According to the mayor’s office, the suggestions, which includes separate lists for adults and youth readers, were picked by members of Walsh’s staff based on how the content related to the work of the city’s master planning process. The titles in... Read more
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Forest Lake Times
Ranks crowded in local elections |officers, increasing taxes, (and) taking people’s hard working income money awa
Ranks crowded in local elections |
Forest Lake Times / Posted 3 days ago
officers, increasing taxes, (and) taking people’s hard working income money away from them,” he wrote. In addition to the mayor’s office, the council seats currently held by Winnick and Richard Weber are open for election. Weber is running for... Read more
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Crosscut
What's next for Seattle's homeless?official literally began to weep, clearly sensing that, as a city, we might not
What's next for Seattle's homeless?
Crosscut / Posted 3 days ago
official literally began to weep, clearly sensing that, as a city, we might not be living up to this basic maxim. Both the mayor’s office and King County’s All Home (formerly the Committee to End Homelessness) are awaiting reports from nationally... Read more
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Namibia Economist
The power of learningfactors are most suggestive of a problem. Once trained, it can assess the risk
The power of learning
Namibia Economist / Posted 3 days ago
factors are most suggestive of a problem. Once trained, it can assess the risk that a restaurant is dirty. The Boston mayor’s office is testing just such an approach, using data from Yelp reviews. This has led to a 25% rise in the number of... Read more
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Daily Chronicle
Rauner signs bill to punish trafficking guns into Illinois60 percent of the firearms used in crimes in Chicago were bought in other state
Rauner signs bill to punish trafficking guns into Illinois
Daily Chronicle / Posted 3 days ago
60 percent of the firearms used in crimes in Chicago were bought in other states, according to a 2014 report from the mayor’s office, which blamed “weaker gun laws” in those places. About 20 percent came from Indiana, where no permit is... Read more
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SaukValley.com
Rauner signs bill to punish trafficking guns into Illinois60 percent of the firearms used in crimes in Chicago were bought in other state
Rauner signs bill to punish trafficking guns into Illinois
SaukValley.com / Posted 3 days ago
60 percent of the firearms used in crimes in Chicago were bought in other states, according to a 2014 report from the mayor’s office, which blamed “weaker gun laws” in those places. In Illinois, gun purchasers need to obtain a permit – a... Read more
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Ballard News-Tribune
Trash pile at ‘Ballard Jungle’ spurs neighbor reactioncalling the “Ballard Jungle” near the Ballard Locks has spurred one Ballard res
Trash pile at ‘Ballard Jungle’ spurs neighbor reaction
Ballard News-Tribune / Posted 3 days ago
calling the “Ballard Jungle” near the Ballard Locks has spurred one Ballard resident to cry foul. Terry Pratt called the Mayor’s office twice and the Health Department last week after walking by the pile and seeing at least 20 bags of garbage... Read more
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WTKR Norfolk
Syrian military, Kurdish fighters reach ceasefire in Hasakawithdraw from the city while the local police remain to protect the security sq
Syrian military, Kurdish fighters reach ceasefire in Hasaka
WTKR Norfolk / Posted 3 days ago
withdraw from the city while the local police remain to protect the security square, the SOHR said. That area contains the mayor’s office, the police headquarters and the local army command center. The two sides agreed to exchange “bodies of the... Read more
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NBC Chicago
Emanuel Announces Improved TSA Wait Times at O'Hare AirportSecurity Administration checkpoint have improved by more than 90 percent as a r
Emanuel Announces Improved TSA Wait Times at O'Hare Airport
NBC Chicago / Posted 3 days ago
Security Administration checkpoint have improved by more than 90 percent as a result of additional federal resources. The mayor’s office credited Emanuel, Sen. Dick Durbin, federal officials, city officials, the airlines and the TSA for working to... Read more
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FOX News
W. Va. city swamped by overdoses, as nation battles surging opioid epidemicNew Hampshire, Kentucky and Ohio. The drug epidemic has not spared any communit
W. Va. city swamped by overdoses, as nation battles surging opioid epidemic
FOX News / Posted 3 days ago
New Hampshire, Kentucky and Ohio. The drug epidemic has not spared any communities, said Jim Johnson, director of the Mayor’s Office of Drug Control Policy in Huntington. “Some 22 million people across the country suffer from substance abuse... Read more
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FOX 2 News St. Louis
Illinois Gov. Rauner signs bill to punish gun traffickingfor trafficking guns into Illinois from other states will be punishable by up t
Illinois Gov. Rauner signs bill to punish gun trafficking
FOX 2 News St. Louis / Posted 3 days ago
for trafficking guns into Illinois from other states will be punishable by up to 30 years. A 2014 report from the Chicago mayor’s office concluded that nearly 60 percent of the guns used in Chicago are traced to neighboring states where it’s... Read more
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Hindustantimes.com
London gets second Indian-origin deputy mayorto implement the London Low Emission Zone and programmes to retrofit the city’s
London gets second Indian-origin deputy mayor
Hindustantimes.com / Posted 4 days ago
to implement the London Low Emission Zone and programmes to retrofit the city’s residential and commercial buildings. The mayor’s office said Rodrigues will also oversee the delivery of the “Energy for Londoners” project, helping residents... Read more
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express
When is the Olympic parade for Team GB in the UK?plans for a celebration of some kind in London this October. The Government ha
When is the Olympic parade for Team GB in the UK?
express / Posted 4 days ago
plans for a celebration of some kind in London this October. The Government has said that it will work with the London Mayor’s Office to organise the ‘event’ to celebrate Team GB’s Olympic success. London Mayor Sadiq Khan welcomed the Team GB... Read more
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FOX 2 News St. Louis
Rauner to sign bill to punish trafficking guns into Illinoisspokeswoman Catherine Kelly says the governor is signing the bill Tuesday morni
Rauner to sign bill to punish trafficking guns into Illinois
FOX 2 News St. Louis / Posted 4 days ago
spokeswoman Catherine Kelly says the governor is signing the bill Tuesday morning. A 2014 report from the Chicago mayor’s office concluded that nearly 60 percent of the guns used in Chicago are traced to neighboring states where it’s... Read more
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Daily Chronicle
Barone: Sympathy for victims can backfireTrump, Clinton and I are old enough to remember the urban riots of the 1960s an
Barone: Sympathy for victims can backfire
Daily Chronicle / Posted 4 days ago
Trump, Clinton and I are old enough to remember the urban riots of the 1960s and what followed. As an intern in the Detroit mayor’s office, I witnessed the 1967 riot from city hall, police headquarters and on the streets. I know much of Detroit... Read more
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WSFA 12 Montgomery
Birmingham Council vote delayed on budget, new fire stationnegotiating the general operating budget. It includes $3 million from the capit
Birmingham Council vote delayed on budget, new fire station
WSFA 12 Montgomery / Posted 4 days ago
negotiating the general operating budget. It includes $3 million from the capital bond projects for the fire house. The mayor’s office released a revised proposed budget on Monday that included funds for the fire house. At a meeting of city’s... Read more
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FOX 31 Denver
Centennial residents say coyotes attacking pets is a growing problemby contacting Centennial Animal Services at 303-325-8070. Pesta said she and o
Centennial residents say coyotes attacking pets is a growing problem
FOX 31 Denver / Posted 4 days ago
by contacting Centennial Animal Services at 303-325-8070. Pesta said she and other community members planned to go to the Mayor’s office at noon on Wednesday, when the Mayor typically allots an hour to speak with residents on a first come, first... Read more
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WPIX 11 New York
Prisoners in their own homes: NYers living with disabilities need helpand Kimberley's building, steps up and does the right thing. HPD is working on
Prisoners in their own homes: NYers living with disabilities need help
WPIX 11 New York / Posted 4 days ago
and Kimberley's building, steps up and does the right thing. HPD is working on placement. The commissioner for the Mayor’s Office for People with Disabilities said they are directly working with Ballard and trying to place him as soon as... Read more
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The Daily Record
Parking authority, city to launch second phase of ProjectSPACEauthority, city to launch second phase of ProjectSPACE The Parking Authority o
Parking authority, city to launch second phase of ProjectSPACE
The Daily Record / Posted 4 days ago
authority, city to launch second phase of ProjectSPACE The Parking Authority of Baltimore City, in partnership with the Mayor’s Office on Disabilities, announced Monday that Phase 2 of ProjectSPACE, the parking program aimed at combatting the... Read more
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Boston Herald
Eyes on Tito Jackson: Decision time nears for would-be Mayor Walsh challengerBoston,” Jackson said. But he wouldn’t even hint at whether he sees himself doi
Eyes on Tito Jackson: Decision time nears for would-be Mayor Walsh challenger
Boston Herald / Posted 5 days ago
Boston,” Jackson said. But he wouldn’t even hint at whether he sees himself doing that in the City Council chambers or the mayor’s office. Walsh declined to comment on Jackson as a potential rival. “I’m not going to say whether he would be strong... Read more
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Sun Star
Change delays cash for Cebu City PWDscontacted him on the scheduled activity. “If it weren’t for the news, we’d nev
Change delays cash for Cebu City PWDs
Sun Star / Posted 5 days ago
contacted him on the scheduled activity. “If it weren’t for the news, we’d never know. We were told that the BMO (barangay mayor’s office) is in charge now,” he said. He explained that the City usually summoned each barangay’s point person at... Read more
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Boston Herald
Buzz of clash as Tito Jackson critiques Marty Walsh's reignBoston,” Jackson said. But he wouldn’t even hint at whether he sees himself doi
Buzz of clash as Tito Jackson critiques Marty Walsh's reign
Boston Herald / Posted 5 days ago
Boston,” Jackson said. But he wouldn’t even hint at whether he sees himself doing that in the City Council chambers or the mayor’s office. Walsh declined to comment on Jackson as a potential rival. “I’m not going to say whether he would be strong... Read more
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Sun Star
Change delays cash for PWDscontacted him on the scheduled activity. “If it weren’t for the news, we’d nev
Change delays cash for PWDs
Sun Star / Posted 5 days ago
contacted him on the scheduled activity. “If it weren’t for the news, we’d never know. We were told that the BMO (barangay mayor’s office) is in charge now,” he said. He explained that the City usually summoned each barangay’s point person at... Read more
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The Florida Times-Union
Penalties an issue again for Jacksonvillehim as a coach and a person and to be lucky enough to work with him again, it’s
Penalties an issue again for Jacksonville
The Florida Times-Union / Posted 6 days ago
him as a coach and a person and to be lucky enough to work with him again, it’s a dream come true,” Duffner said. Fan in mayor’s office Two regular attendees of Jaguars practices since the offseason program have been Jacksonville Mayor Lenny... Read more
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Raw Story
New law cuts English language requirement for NYC cab driversOver 90 percent of those drivers are born outside the United States. The Taxi
New law cuts English language requirement for NYC cab drivers
Raw Story / Posted 6 days ago
Over 90 percent of those drivers are born outside the United States. The Taxi and Limousine Commission is working with the Mayor’s office on a potential education program that would include English language vocabulary for drivers, a spokeswoman for... Read more
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