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Sky News Australia
Victorian treasurer not impressed with budgetbudget that cuts taxes for small and medium enterprises is going to be good for
Victorian treasurer not impressed with budget
Sky News Australia / Posted 17 hours ago
budget that cuts taxes for small and medium enterprises is going to be good for Victoria,' opposition treasurer Michael O'Brien told AAP. The head of the Victorian Chamber of Commerce and Industry agrees. 'The biggest employer of... Read more
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News.com.au
Vic treasurer not a fan of federal budgetbudget that cuts taxes for small and medium enterprises is going to be good for
Vic treasurer not a fan of federal budget
News.com.au / Posted yesterday
budget that cuts taxes for small and medium enterprises is going to be good for Victoria," opposition treasurer Michael O'Brien told AAP. The head of the Victorian Chamber of Commerce and Industry agrees. "The biggest employer of... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Budget focused on election, not interests of Victorians: PallasOpposition said funding for schools, health and infrastructure projects were a
Budget focused on election, not interests of Victorians: Pallas
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted yesterday
Opposition said funding for schools, health and infrastructure projects were a boost for the state. Treasury spokesman Michael O'Brien welcomed the $750 million plan for young jobseekers. "With the shutdown of the car industry coming over the... Read more
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News.com.au
Budget gets mixed reaction in Victoriafunding with the state's taxes continuing to pay for projects in Sydney and Bri
Budget gets mixed reaction in Victoria
News.com.au / Posted yesterday
funding with the state's taxes continuing to pay for projects in Sydney and Brisbane. But opposition treasurer Michael O'Brien says the Victorian government can't complain about infrastructure funding when they were responsible for... Read more
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Perth Now
Budget gets mixed reaction in Victoriafunding with the state's taxes continuing to pay for projects in Sydney and Bri
Budget gets mixed reaction in Victoria
Perth Now / Posted yesterday
funding with the state's taxes continuing to pay for projects in Sydney and Brisbane. But opposition treasurer Michael O'Brien says the Victorian government can't complain about infrastructure funding when they were responsible for... Read more
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Adelaide Now
Budget gets mixed reaction in Victoriafunding with the state's taxes continuing to pay for projects in Sydney and Bri
Budget gets mixed reaction in Victoria
Adelaide Now / Posted yesterday
funding with the state's taxes continuing to pay for projects in Sydney and Brisbane. But opposition treasurer Michael O'Brien says the Victorian government can't complain about infrastructure funding when they were responsible for... Read more
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Herald Sun
Budget gets mixed reaction in Victoriafunding with the state's taxes continuing to pay for projects in Sydney and Bri
Budget gets mixed reaction in Victoria
Herald Sun / Posted yesterday
funding with the state's taxes continuing to pay for projects in Sydney and Brisbane. But opposition treasurer Michael O'Brien says the Victorian government can't complain about infrastructure funding when they were responsible for... Read more
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Weekly Times
Budget gets mixed reaction in Victoriafunding with the state's taxes continuing to pay for projects in Sydney and Bri
Budget gets mixed reaction in Victoria
Weekly Times / Posted yesterday
funding with the state's taxes continuing to pay for projects in Sydney and Brisbane. But opposition treasurer Michael O'Brien says the Victorian government can't complain about infrastructure funding when they were responsible for... Read more
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The Courier Mail
Budget gets mixed reaction in Victoriafunding with the state's taxes continuing to pay for projects in Sydney and Bri
Budget gets mixed reaction in Victoria
The Courier Mail / Posted yesterday
funding with the state's taxes continuing to pay for projects in Sydney and Brisbane. But opposition treasurer Michael O'Brien says the Victorian government can't complain about infrastructure funding when they were responsible for... Read more
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The Patriot Ledger
Randolph man charged with leaving scene of Quincy crashaccident, in which the other vehicle had been overturned, at the corner of Hanc
Randolph man charged with leaving scene of Quincy crash
The Patriot Ledger / Posted 3 days ago
accident, in which the other vehicle had been overturned, at the corner of Hancock and East Squantum streets in Quincy. Michael O'Brien, 43, was charged with leaving the scene of personal injury and leaving the scene of property damage after... Read more
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The Patriot Ledger
Randolph man faces charges after fleeing scene of Quincy motor vehicle accidentaccident, in which the other vehicle had been overturned, at the corner of Hanc
Randolph man faces charges after fleeing scene of Quincy motor vehicle accident
The Patriot Ledger / Posted 3 days ago
accident, in which the other vehicle had been overturned, at the corner of Hancock and East Squantum streets in Quincy. Michael O'Brien, 43, was charged with leaving the scene of personal injury and leaving the scene of property damage after... Read more
3d
The Nashua Telegraph
Nashua aldermen hold off on firefighter contract voteTuesday and the board voted 13-1 to delay action on the contract until the boar
Nashua aldermen hold off on firefighter contract vote
The Nashua Telegraph / Posted 3 days ago
Tuesday and the board voted 13-1 to delay action on the contract until the board's May 10 meeting. Alderman-at-Large Michael O'Brien, who retired from the Nashua fire service last year, recused himself from all deliberations and... Read more
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The Nashua Telegraph
Teenage writers wantedboulder up a hill every day, only to have it roll down and repeat the task into
Teenage writers wanted
The Nashua Telegraph / Posted 3 days ago
boulder up a hill every day, only to have it roll down and repeat the task into eternity. Then there was Alderman-at-Large Michael O'Brien Sr., who is also the state lawmaker who filed a bill that would require landlords to bring eviction... Read more
5d
News.com.au
Vic public wages shooting up: Libsbill has increased 15 per cent in two years without any productivity trade-offs
Vic public wages shooting up: Libs
News.com.au / Posted 5 days ago
bill has increased 15 per cent in two years without any productivity trade-offs, the opposition says. Shadow treasurer Michael O'Brien has told a luncheon Labor's 2016/17 state budget pumped up wages without getting value for money. "The... Read more
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Herald Sun
Vic public wages shooting up: Libsbill has increased 15 per cent in two years without any productivity trade-offs
Vic public wages shooting up: Libs
Herald Sun / Posted 5 days ago
bill has increased 15 per cent in two years without any productivity trade-offs, the opposition says. Shadow treasurer Michael O'Brien has told a luncheon Labor's 2016/17 state budget pumped up wages without getting value for money. "The... Read more
5d
Weekly Times
More Vic asset sales to follow port leasethe budget surplus was built on a record tax intake and there was no relief for
More Vic asset sales to follow port lease
Weekly Times / Posted 5 days ago
the budget surplus was built on a record tax intake and there was no relief for hard-working Victorians. Shadow Treasurer Michael O'Brien said state tax income had increased 20.7 per cent in just two years until Labor. Most popular National... Read more
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The Courier Mail
More Vic asset sales to follow port leasethe budget surplus was built on a record tax intake and there was no relief for
More Vic asset sales to follow port lease
The Courier Mail / Posted 5 days ago
the budget surplus was built on a record tax intake and there was no relief for hard-working Victorians. Shadow Treasurer Michael O'Brien said state tax income had increased 20.7 per cent in just two years until Labor. Most popular National... Read more
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5d
The Nashua Telegraph
Senate committee mulls landlord billlanguage an unnecessary burden because tenants can already request a change of
Senate committee mulls landlord bill
The Nashua Telegraph / Posted 5 days ago
language an unnecessary burden because tenants can already request a change of venue in a court proceeding. State Rep. Michael O'Brien Sr., a Nashua Democrat and city alderman-at-large, sponsored the amendment after learning the owners of the... Read more
6d
Sky News Australia
Vic to fund $11b Melbourne Metro projectmore. 'Our revenue growth has sat around 5.9 per cent ... we've had to trim ou
Vic to fund $11b Melbourne Metro project
Sky News Australia / Posted 6 days ago
more. 'Our revenue growth has sat around 5.9 per cent ... we've had to trim our expectations,' he said. Shadow treasurer Michael O'Brien said the budget surplus was built on high taxes. 'I'd be embarrassed if I saw taxes increase by 20 per cent... Read more
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7d
Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Victorian Government starts budget sell on transport, payroll tax reliefthat this project is happening and that governments will have to make adequate
Victorian Government starts budget sell on transport, payroll tax relief
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 7 days ago
that this project is happening and that governments will have to make adequate provision going forward." Shadow treasurer Michael O'Brien said that did not mean the project was fully funded. "A lot of these projects that the Treasurer is claiming... Read more
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7d
The Nashua Telegraph
Landlords continue push against filing amendmentunit - despite pushback from landlords, who called the measure unnecessary and
Landlords continue push against filing amendment
The Nashua Telegraph / Posted 7 days ago
unit - despite pushback from landlords, who called the measure unnecessary and an undue burden. Nashua Democratic Rep. Michael O'Brien Sr., who is also a city alderman-at-large, drafted the amendment for the controversial Section 3 of House... Read more
7d
Sky News Australia
Vic to fund $11bn Melbourne Metro projectmore. 'Our revenue growth has sat around 5.9 per cent ... we've had to trim ou
Vic to fund $11bn Melbourne Metro project
Sky News Australia / Posted 7 days ago
more. 'Our revenue growth has sat around 5.9 per cent ... we've had to trim our expectations,' he said. Shadow treasurer Michael O'Brien said the budget surplus was built on high taxes. 'I'd be embarrassed if I saw taxes increase by 20 per cent... Read more
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7d
Sky News Australia
School boost in Victoria budgetmore. 'Our revenue growth has sat around 5.9 per cent ... we've had to trim ou
School boost in Victoria budget
Sky News Australia / Posted 7 days ago
more. 'Our revenue growth has sat around 5.9 per cent ... we've had to trim our expectations,' he said. Shadow treasurer Michael O'Brien said the budget did not account for the huge population growth Melbourne was experiencing. He also said... Read more
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8d
Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Victorian Treasurer promises infrastructure investment in budgetincreasing them, if it is delivering a $9 billion surplus over the next four ye
Victorian Treasurer promises infrastructure investment in budget
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 8 days ago
increasing them, if it is delivering a $9 billion surplus over the next four years. The Coalition's treasury spokesman, Michael O'Brien, said the Government had announced tax increases in the lead-up to the release of the budget. What the... Read more
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8d
Ventura County Star
Art exhibits, book sale and other events plannedDay of Prayer Luncheon from noon to 1:30 p.m. May 5 at the Courtyard Marriott,
Art exhibits, book sale and other events planned
Ventura County Star / Posted 8 days ago
Day of Prayer Luncheon from noon to 1:30 p.m. May 5 at the Courtyard Marriott, 600 E. Esplanade Drive. Guest speaker Capt. Michael O'Brien is the divisional youth secretary for the Divisional Headquarters for The Salvation Army. Proceeds from this... Read more
8d
Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Payroll tax, stamp duty provide boost to Victorian budgetshare for Victoria," Mr Pallas said.Labor inherited a strong financial position
Payroll tax, stamp duty provide boost to Victorian budget
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 8 days ago
share for Victoria," Mr Pallas said.Labor inherited a strong financial position: Opposition Opposition treasury spokesman Michael O'Brien said the Government inherited the state's strong financial position. "The Labor Government has increased... Read more
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Ventura County Star
Painting class, golf fundraiser and other events plannedDay of Prayer Luncheon from noon to 1:30 p.m. May 4 at the Courtyard Marriott,
Painting class, golf fundraiser and other events planned
Ventura County Star / Posted 9 days ago
Day of Prayer Luncheon from noon to 1:30 p.m. May 4 at the Courtyard Marriott, 600 E. Esplanade Drive. Guest speaker Capt. Michael O'Brien is the divisional youth secretary for the Divisional Headquarters for The Salvation Army. Proceeds from this... Read more
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The Nashua Telegraph
Group will take up bill on evictionsthe bill if section 3 relating to venue survives. That is a latter discussion."
Group will take up bill on evictions
The Nashua Telegraph / Posted 10 days ago
the bill if section 3 relating to venue survives. That is a latter discussion." The amendment was championed by State Rep. Michael O'Brien Sr., a Nashua Democrat, after he learned the property owners of the city's largest rooming house would... Read more
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The Courier
Expulsion rates rise for final year studentsdue to academic or behavioural issues. Almost half of the school's intake come
Expulsion rates rise for final year students
The Courier / Posted 12 days ago
due to academic or behavioural issues. Almost half of the school's intake come from private schools. The principal, Michael O'Brien, said schools have a duty of care to help students deal with their issues, rather than give them "the... Read more
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The Border Mail
Expulsion rates rise for final year studentsdue to academic or behavioural issues. Almost half of the school's intake come
Expulsion rates rise for final year students
The Border Mail / Posted 12 days ago
due to academic or behavioural issues. Almost half of the school's intake come from private schools. The principal, Michael O'Brien, said schools have a duty of care to help students deal with their issues, rather than give them "the... Read more
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The Age
Expulsion rates rise for final year studentsdue to academic or behavioural issues. Almost half of the school's intake come
Expulsion rates rise for final year students
The Age / Posted 12 days ago
due to academic or behavioural issues. Almost half of the school's intake come from private schools. The principal, Michael O'Brien, said schools have a duty of care to help students deal with their issues, rather than give them "the... Read more
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12d
Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Foreign property buyers 'to pay their fair share' under Victorian surcharge increasejust like Victorian taxpayers do."Victorians to be slugged with higher rent: Op
Foreign property buyers 'to pay their fair share' under Victorian surcharge increase
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 12 days ago
just like Victorian taxpayers do."Victorians to be slugged with higher rent: Opposition But Shadow Treasurer Michael O'Brien said the increased surcharge would be passed onto the state's most vulnerable residents. "It will be paid... Read more
13d
Baltimore Sun
Aberdeen High School nationally ranked in U.S. News' Best High Schools for 2016Aberdeen High School Principal Michael O'Brien gave all credit to his teaching
Aberdeen High School nationally ranked in U.S. News' Best High Schools for 2016
Baltimore Sun / Posted 13 days ago
Aberdeen High School Principal Michael O'Brien gave all credit to his teaching staff Wednesday when discussing how the school achieved a national ranking in U.S. News & World Report's 2016 Best High Schools Rankings. "I couldn't ask for a better... Read more
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The Age
Anger as Korumburra in Gippsland pleads for water - right near desalination plantin all the utilities, including water". Some believe politics is getting in the
Anger as Korumburra in Gippsland pleads for water - right near desalination plant
The Age / Posted 13 days ago
in all the utilities, including water". Some believe politics is getting in the way of sensible water policy. Treasurer Michael O'Brien was scathing of the desalination plant on Jon Faine's ABC radio program last week, describing it as a "dud",... Read more
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Weirton Daily Times
‘Butch’ Cipriani’s life, service recalledhistoric roots. The square has served as the location for various special even
‘Butch’ Cipriani’s life, service recalled
Weirton Daily Times / Posted 14 days ago
historic roots. The square has served as the location for various special events, including the Wellsburg Applefest. Michael O'Brien, the festival's co-chairman, said many have commented on its charm and beauty, especially when decorated for... Read more
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The Courier
Speak only when spoken to, handpicked infrastructure authority toldby Transurban, which owns CityLink. The authority received $10 million in last
Speak only when spoken to, handpicked infrastructure authority told
The Courier / Posted 14 days ago
by Transurban, which owns CityLink. The authority received $10 million in last year's state budget, but shadow treasurer Michael O'Brien said the money was a waste because it had failed to review any current major projects. "Daniel Andrews is... Read more
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The Border Mail
Speak only when spoken to, handpicked infrastructure authority toldby Transurban, which owns CityLink. The authority received $10 million in last
Speak only when spoken to, handpicked infrastructure authority told
The Border Mail / Posted 14 days ago
by Transurban, which owns CityLink. The authority received $10 million in last year's state budget, but shadow treasurer Michael O'Brien said the money was a waste because it had failed to review any current major projects. "Daniel Andrews is... Read more
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Tribune Chronicle
Sex with dogs nets jail timewent after the maximum 90-day sentence against Rendon, they couldn't have place
Sex with dogs nets jail time
Tribune Chronicle / Posted 14 days ago
went after the maximum 90-day sentence against Rendon, they couldn't have placed him on five years probation. State Rep. Michael O'Brien, D-Warren, said he plans to work with Trumbull County Prosecutor Dennis Watkins to write his own Ohio House... Read more
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The Age
Labor's new infrastructure adviser yet to give any advice, seven months inby Transurban, which owns CityLink. The authority received $10 million in last
Labor's new infrastructure adviser yet to give any advice, seven months in
The Age / Posted 14 days ago
by Transurban, which owns CityLink. The authority received $10 million in last year's state budget, but shadow treasurer Michael O'Brien said the money was a waste because it had failed to review any current major projects. "Daniel Andrews is... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Infrastructure Victoria not examining state's major projects, hearing toldwon't ask you. "That would sort of undermine the entire reason for your existe
Infrastructure Victoria not examining state's major projects, hearing told
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 14 days ago
won't ask you. "That would sort of undermine the entire reason for your existence, wouldn't it?" Opposition spokesman Michael O'Brien said the body was "more lapdog than watchdog."Citizen juries created to provide project feedback Mr Masson... Read more
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The Nashua Telegraph
Habitat helpers awardedabsence made it unlikely the measure would garner the 10-vote supermajority nee
Habitat helpers awarded
The Nashua Telegraph / Posted 17 days ago
absence made it unlikely the measure would garner the 10-vote supermajority needed to pass. Where was Alderman-at-Large Michael O'Brien Sr.? "He was performing a wedding on a cruise ship. He is a justice of the peace," Alderman-at-Large and... Read more
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Sky News Australia
Target to move headquarters from Geelongthe closure of Target's Geelong offices shows the government is not doing enoug
Target to move headquarters from Geelong
Sky News Australia / Posted 19 days ago
the closure of Target's Geelong offices shows the government is not doing enough to create jobs in Victoria. 'Victoria is being smashed by New South Wales when it comes to creating new jobs,' opposition spokesman Michael O'Brien said in a statem... Read more
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The Mercury News
Sunnyvale will have a $15 minimum wage by 2018People who work hard should have a shot at paying their rent and live where the
Sunnyvale will have a $15 minimum wage by 2018
The Mercury News / Posted 19 days ago
People who work hard should have a shot at paying their rent and live where they work," said Auerhahn. Sunnyvale engineer Michael O'Brien told the council that those with high-paying salaries, such as himself, were part of the reason costs were... Read more
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Herald Sun
Geelong jobs in limbo as Target moves HQthe government is not doing enough to create jobs in Victoria. "Victoria is be
Geelong jobs in limbo as Target moves HQ
Herald Sun / Posted 20 days ago
the government is not doing enough to create jobs in Victoria. "Victoria is being smashed by New South Wales when it comes to creating new jobs," opposition spokesman Michael O'Brien said in a statement. Most popular National Breaking News st... Read more
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Perth Now
Geelong jobs in limbo as Target moves HQthe government is not doing enough to create jobs in Victoria. "Victoria is be
Geelong jobs in limbo as Target moves HQ
Perth Now / Posted 20 days ago
the government is not doing enough to create jobs in Victoria. "Victoria is being smashed by New South Wales when it comes to creating new jobs," opposition spokesman Michael O'Brien said in a statement. Most popular National Breaking News st... Read more
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Adelaide Now
Geelong jobs in limbo as Target moves HQthe government is not doing enough to create jobs in Victoria. "Victoria is be
Geelong jobs in limbo as Target moves HQ
Adelaide Now / Posted 20 days ago
the government is not doing enough to create jobs in Victoria. "Victoria is being smashed by New South Wales when it comes to creating new jobs," opposition spokesman Michael O'Brien said in a statement. Most popular National Breaking News st... Read more
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The Nashua Telegraph
Pension bill put on back burnerin tabling it, given they would not have been able to muster the 10 votes neede
Pension bill put on back burner
The Nashua Telegraph / Posted 20 days ago
in tabling it, given they would not have been able to muster the 10 votes needed to prevail with Alderman-at-Large Michael O'Brien absent. While other aldermen questioned this tactic, none could dispute the parliamentary reality that -... Read more
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The Nashua Telegraph
Eviction bill strikes a good compromisewho represents Hudson. Some landlords are none too happy about the bill, which
Eviction bill strikes a good compromise
The Nashua Telegraph / Posted 21 days ago
who represents Hudson. Some landlords are none too happy about the bill, which was amended - thanks to Nashua state Rep. Michael O'Brien - to add the eviction language. Landlord Connection Inc., a Merrimack-based corporation that serves and... Read more
21d
Herald.ie
Thief threatened to assault officer with bicycle pumpStreet, Dublin 1, pleaded guilty to public order and theft charges. Judge Bryan
Thief threatened to assault officer with bicycle pump
Herald.ie / Posted 21 days ago
Street, Dublin 1, pleaded guilty to public order and theft charges. Judge Bryan Smyth jailed him for six months. Gda Michael O'Brien told Dublin District Court he was on Railway Street last October 12 dealing with an unrelated car... Read more
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WFMJ Youngstown
Valley Democrats talk about issues ahead of State of State addressspoke about the needs they feel could be better addressed by funding coming bac
Valley Democrats talk about issues ahead of State of State address
WFMJ Youngstown / Posted 28 days ago
spoke about the needs they feel could be better addressed by funding coming back to the Valley. State Representative Michael O'Brien (D-Warren) says the heroin epidemic needs to be addressed better. "At a time when we have a heroin epidemic... Read more
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