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Garden City News
FROM THE MAYOR'S OFFICEAt the last Board of Trustees Meeting, we heard a complaint from a lady about t
FROM THE MAYOR'S OFFICE
Garden City News / Posted 11 hours ago
At the last Board of Trustees Meeting, we heard a complaint from a lady about the fact that the pool had rented lanes to an outside group. She claimed this interfered with her evening swimming and was not fair since she is a paying member. I also... Read more
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Garden City News
Mayor OfficeAt the last Board of Trustees Meeting, we heard a complaint from a lady about t
Mayor Office
Garden City News / Posted 11 hours ago
At the last Board of Trustees Meeting, we heard a complaint from a lady about the fact that the pool had rented lanes to an outside group. She claimed this interfered with her evening swimming and was not fair since she is a paying member. I also... Read more
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Garden City News
Deputy Mayor's perspectiveTo the Editor: I am writing to provide a perspective on recent discussions rel
Deputy Mayor's perspective
Garden City News / Posted 11 hours ago
To the Editor: I am writing to provide a perspective on recent discussions relating to the Garden City Pool. I do so in my role as Trustee liaison to the Recreation Commission and Recreation Department. Our Pool is a wonderful community amenity... Read more
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MLive.com
Details about Ypsilanti's Labor Day Bridge WalkYou don't have to go all the way to Mackinac to do a Labor Day Bridge Walk this
Details about Ypsilanti's Labor Day Bridge Walk
MLive.com / Posted 16 hours ago
You don't have to go all the way to Mackinac to do a Labor Day Bridge Walk this year; you can do one right here in Washtenaw County, in Ypsilanti. From the press release: "The City Of Ypsilanti Parks & Recreation Commission is organizing a local... Read more
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Jefferson City News Tribune
Retirement, project timetables divergeIn his more than 33 years as a Jefferson City department director, Bill Lockwoo
Retirement, project timetables diverge
Jefferson City News Tribune / Posted 19 hours ago
In his more than 33 years as a Jefferson City department director, Bill Lockwood consistently has taken the high road. We are not surprised, therefore, that he continues this trend regarding his retirement date, even though the timing may not be of... Read more
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Nelson Star
Nelson pool closure timeline to become clearerWe should get a better idea of when the Nelson aquatic centre will close for re
Nelson pool closure timeline to become clearer
Nelson Star / Posted 19 hours ago
We should get a better idea of when the Nelson aquatic centre will close for renovations following a meeting of the recreation commission Friday. In July, the regional district hired Unitech Construction Management Ltd. to divide the renovation into... Read more
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Columbia Star
EventsColumbia Council of Neighborhoods meeting will be Thursday, September 24, 6 p.m
Events
Columbia Star / Posted 20 hours ago
Columbia Council of Neighborhoods meeting will be Thursday, September 24, 6 p.m., Eau Claire Print Building, 3907 Ensor Avenue. •ANIMALS South Carolina Bird Dog Revival will be held Saturday, September 26, noon–6 p.m., Magnolia Plantation, 631... Read more
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ABC Newspapers
Final summer event showcases renovated Riverview ParkA renovated Riverview Park was showcased Aug. 25 in the final city of Coon Rapi
Final summer event showcases renovated Riverview Park
ABC Newspapers / Posted 21 hours ago
A renovated Riverview Park was showcased Aug. 25 in the final city of Coon Rapids’ Summer in the City events for 2015. Children romp and play on new playground equipment at Riverview Park Sept. 1. Photo by Sue AustrengNeighborhood residents and city... Read more
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The Register NorthJersey.com
Oakland seeks grant to repave hockey rinkThe Oakland Borough Council has approved a grant application that would enable
Oakland seeks grant to repave hockey rink
The Register NorthJersey.com / Posted yesterday
The Oakland Borough Council has approved a grant application that would enable the municipality to resurface the roller hockey rink. The borough is applying for $17,125 through the Bergen County Open Space, Recreation, Farmland & Historic... Read more
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Oakland Tribune
Albany/El Cerrito/Kensington briefs: Coastal Cleanup events; talk on Bay Pollutants'Beneficial Insects' to be topic of talk The topic of what is a "beneficial in
Albany/El Cerrito/Kensington briefs: Coastal Cleanup events; talk on Bay Pollutants
Oakland Tribune / Posted yesterday
'Beneficial Insects' to be topic of talk The topic of what is a "beneficial insect" and which plants attract them will be discussed when the El Cerrito Garden Club meets at 9:30 a.m. Sept. 10 at the Community Center, 7007 Moeser Lane. The speaker... Read more
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Palm Beach Daily News
Recreation board wants to see more elaborate playground designBuildings in Palm Beach are known for being luxurious, exquisite and stylish —
Recreation board wants to see more elaborate playground design
Palm Beach Daily News / Posted yesterday
Buildings in Palm Beach are known for being luxurious, exquisite and stylish — so a playground should be no different, according to the Recreation Advisory Commission. Palm Beacher and public relations specialist Olympia Devine asked for the board’s... Read more
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TribLIVE
PTARC to Manor: Let’s stay togetherWith Manor slated to withdraw from the Penn-Trafford Area Recreation Commission
PTARC to Manor: Let’s stay together
TribLIVE / Posted yesterday
With Manor slated to withdraw from the Penn-Trafford Area Recreation Commission at the end of the year, one more effort is being staged to keep the borough in the organization. Included with the fall PTARC program catalog is a note encouraging Manor... Read more
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TribLIVE
Without debt from rec center, PTARC budget outlook goodThough it still is early in the budget process, Penn-Trafford Area Recreation C
Without debt from rec center, PTARC budget outlook good
TribLIVE / Posted yesterday
Though it still is early in the budget process, Penn-Trafford Area Recreation Commission officials say they are confident that 2016 finances will be strong. The commission is slated to lose a $2,338 annual contribution from Manor. However, it also... Read more
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The Evening Sun
Restaurant health inspections: Insects in a liquor bottle at one locationInspected Aug. 20 • Sheetz No. 462, Manchester Township • Interstate 83, Cone
Restaurant health inspections: Insects in a liquor bottle at one location
The Evening Sun / Posted yesterday
Inspected Aug. 20 • Sheetz No. 462, Manchester Township • Interstate 83, Conewago Township • CVS Store No. 1654, Manchester Township • Bamboo Express, Springettsbury Township Inspected Aug. 21 • West Manchester Diner, West Manchester... Read more
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York Daily Record
Restaurant health inspections: Insects in a liquor bottle at one locationInspected Aug. 20 • Sheetz No. 462, Manchester Township • Interstate 83, Cone
Restaurant health inspections: Insects in a liquor bottle at one location
York Daily Record / Posted yesterday
Inspected Aug. 20 • Sheetz No. 462, Manchester Township • Interstate 83, Conewago Township • CVS Store No. 1654, Manchester Township • Bamboo Express, Springettsbury Township Inspected Aug. 21 • West Manchester Diner, West Manchester... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Dembare, FC Platinum in TroublePREMIERSHIP champions Dynamos and their league rivals FC Platinum face ZIFA san
Dembare, FC Platinum in Trouble
AllAfrica.com / Posted yesterday
PREMIERSHIP champions Dynamos and their league rivals FC Platinum face ZIFA sanctions after the Sport and Recreation Commission yesterday directed the association to penalise them for withdrawing players from Team Zimbabwe to the African Games... Read more
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Boise Weekly
Parks and Rec Asks Bench Neighborhood to Design a ParkSince the historic Franklin Elementary School was torn down in 2009, nothing ha
Parks and Rec Asks Bench Neighborhood to Design a Park
Boise Weekly / Posted 2 days ago
Since the historic Franklin Elementary School was torn down in 2009, nothing has grown in the lot across the street from Fred Meyer except weeds. A portion of the lot was purchased by Maverik for a new gas station on the corner of Franklin Road and... Read more
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The Manteca Bulletin
Manteca making list of possible dog park sitesCouncilman Richard Silverman wants Manteca to deliver on a 12-year-old promise
Manteca making list of possible dog park sites
The Manteca Bulletin / Posted 2 days ago
Councilman Richard Silverman wants Manteca to deliver on a 12-year-old promise to create a city dog park. If he had his way, it would be up and running by next summer. Municipal staff, though, said that isn’t likely given other major projects the... Read more
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Times News
ON THIS DATE September 1, 1973Albert Lichty, mayor of Weissport, was named to serve as president of the Lehig
ON THIS DATE September 1, 1973
Times News / Posted 2 days ago
Albert Lichty, mayor of Weissport, was named to serve as president of the Lehigh Canal Recreation Commission. Mayor Wilbur Bauchspies of Lehighton was elected vice president and Reuben Hill of Franklin Township was selected to be the secretary and... Read more
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Lake Tahoe News
SLT nixes idea of rec center as homeless facilityThe South Lake Tahoe Recreation Center is off the table as a resource for the h
SLT nixes idea of rec center as homeless facility
Lake Tahoe News / Posted 2 days ago
The South Lake Tahoe Recreation Center is off the table as a resource for the homeless to stay warm during the winter. A group of individuals has come together to establish a warm room that would be open Nov. 1-April 30 between 8:30pm and 6:30am. It... Read more
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Examiner
Community will unite for Millstone Day 2015MILLSTONE — Residents of Millstone Township will come together to celebrate the
Community will unite for Millstone Day 2015
Examiner / Posted 2 days ago
MILLSTONE — Residents of Millstone Township will come together to celebrate their community at Millstone Day 2015. The annual event for people of all ages will be held from noon to 5 p.m. Sept. 13 at FrogBridge Day Camp, 7 Yellow Meeting House Road,... Read more
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York Daily Record
What's going on in Dallastown, Red Lion and eastern York County from Sept. 2 to 9, 2015Detailed listings for Dallastown, Red Lion and eastern York County INCIDENT RE
What's going on in Dallastown, Red Lion and eastern York County from Sept. 2 to 9, 2015
York Daily Record / Posted 2 days ago
Detailed listings for Dallastown, Red Lion and eastern York County INCIDENT REPORT >> The township's emergency responders recently released their monthly incident reports for April. The New Bridgeville Memorial Fire Company answered 24 calls,... Read more
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The Tonganoxie Mirror
Tonganoxie free community fitness program attracts nearly 90 at first official sessionAmy Myers, with megaphone in hand, belted out instructions and encouragement to
Tonganoxie free community fitness program attracts nearly 90 at first official session
The Tonganoxie Mirror / Posted 2 days ago
Amy Myers, with megaphone in hand, belted out instructions and encouragement to nearly 90 people Sunday night at Chieftain Park. At one point, she told participants they could run, walk or jog around an area in the park, but the path couldn’t... Read more
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York Daily Record
Neighbors: community programs in Dallastown, Red Lion and eastern York CountyFollowing is a partial list of events and other news of note in the area. To ad
Neighbors: community programs in Dallastown, Red Lion and eastern York County
York Daily Record / Posted 2 days ago
Following is a partial list of events and other news of note in the area. To add information to this list, email weekly@ydr.com. Yard sales in Windsor: are required to have permits. Cost is $5. Purchase yard sale permits at the Windsor Borough... Read more
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Palo Alto Weekly
Council adds south Palo Alto voices to Comprehensive Plan debateA citizen panel charged with helping the city update its Comprehensive Plan acq
Council adds south Palo Alto voices to Comprehensive Plan debate
Palo Alto Weekly / Posted 3 days ago
A citizen panel charged with helping the city update its Comprehensive Plan acquired five new members on Monday night – and will soon get an unexpected sixth. After a series of council motions and several rounds of cast ballots, the 20-member group... Read more
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Palo Alto Weekly
No quick fixes for Palo Alto's new 'parkland'What was once a quarry that few in Palo Alto knew existed is now a quandary at
No quick fixes for Palo Alto's new 'parkland'
Palo Alto Weekly / Posted 3 days ago
What was once a quarry that few in Palo Alto knew existed is now a quandary at the center of the city's debate about future recreation needs. The site – a hilly 7.7-acre parcel next to Foothills Park – is the latest addition to the city's vast... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Zimbabwe/Congo- Congo Name Games' SquadHOSTS Congo have named a strong 20-man squad for the 2015 African Games tournam
Zimbabwe/Congo- Congo Name Games' Squad
AllAfrica.com / Posted 4 days ago
HOSTS Congo have named a strong 20-man squad for the 2015 African Games tournament in which they are in the same group with Zimbabwe's Young Warriors. While it has emerged that the Young Warriors who could not call on any of their foreign-based... Read more
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Warren Times Observer
It’s Up To YouThe following committees of the Warren County School District's board of direct
It’s Up To You
Warren Times Observer / Posted 4 days ago
The following committees of the Warren County School District's board of directors meet, beginning at 6 p.m., Central Office: Physical Plant & Facilities; Personnel, Athletics & Co-Curricular; Curriculum, Instruction & Technology;... Read more
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Jefferson City News Tribune
Lockwood's announcement made amid tensions between commission, staffBill Lockwood, who has served as director of the Jefferson City Parks, Recreati
Lockwood's announcement made amid tensions between commission, staff
Jefferson City News Tribune / Posted 5 days ago
Bill Lockwood, who has served as director of the Jefferson City Parks, Recreation and Forestry Department, has announced his retirement date, all while the department tries to complete one of its biggest projects. On Friday, the Parks and Recreation... Read more
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Parkersburg News and Sentinel
September events coming upAmong the upcoming events are: * The 2015 Washington County Fair will be Sept.
September events coming up
Parkersburg News and Sentinel / Posted 5 days ago
Among the upcoming events are: * The 2015 Washington County Fair will be Sept. 5-8 at the Washington County Fairgrounds in Marietta. The fair will feature Dustin Lynch in concert at 8 p.m. Sept. 8, along with daily grandstand activities like... Read more
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Live 5 News Charleston
RiverDogs Bested by Tourists 5-2 in Series OpenerIsaias Tejeda hit a two-run home run in the ninth inning, but it was not enough
RiverDogs Bested by Tourists 5-2 in Series Opener
Live 5 News Charleston / Posted 5 days ago
Isaias Tejeda hit a two-run home run in the ninth inning, but it was not enough as the Charleston RiverDogs dropped the opener of a five-game series 5-2 to the Asheville Tourists in front of 6,031 fans at Joseph P. Riley, Jr. Park. Tejeda’s home... Read more
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La Canada Valley Sun
La Cañada fields suggestions for park areasWhen a USC graduate program in public administration put out a call for project
La Cañada fields suggestions for park areas
La Canada Valley Sun / Posted 6 days ago
When a USC graduate program in public administration put out a call for projects students could address, the city of La Cañada Flintridge answered. The result was a series of parks-related suggestions that will be implemented in coming months,... Read more
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Jefferson City News Tribune
Jefferson City parks director to retireThe Jefferson City Parks and Recreation Commission announced Friday that Bill L
Jefferson City parks director to retire
Jefferson City News Tribune / Posted 6 days ago
The Jefferson City Parks and Recreation Commission announced Friday that Bill Lockwood, director of Jefferson City Parks, Recreation and Forestry, will retire effective March 2016. Lockwood has served as the department’s director for more than 33... Read more
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Boise Weekly
Boise Parks and Rec Asks Bench Neighborhood to Design a ParkThe empty lot on the corner of Franklin Road and Orchard Street has a historic
Boise Parks and Rec Asks Bench Neighborhood to Design a Park
Boise Weekly / Posted 6 days ago
The empty lot on the corner of Franklin Road and Orchard Street has a historic past. Back in the late 1800s, the Franklin Elementary School (formerly known as the Scott School) was built as a wooden room. It was eventually rebuilt in stone in 1905... Read more
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Garden City News
Rec Commission and Village Board talk fields, finances and deadlinesKevin Ocker, Recreation and Parks Commissioner in Garden City, was not able to
Rec Commission and Village Board talk fields, finances and deadlines
Garden City News / Posted 6 days ago
Kevin Ocker, Recreation and Parks Commissioner in Garden City, was not able to attend the August 20 Village Board of Trustees meeting. However his department's current operations, future outlook and strategy was a major topic. At the meeting,... Read more
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BC Local News
Rocky relationship for two citiesWhile Maple Ridge reviews its recreation partnership with Pitt Meadows, the may
Rocky relationship for two cities
BC Local News / Posted 7 days ago
While Maple Ridge reviews its recreation partnership with Pitt Meadows, the mayor of the latter is wondering if his taxpayers want to pay for swimming pools and community centres in the farther reaches of Maple Ridge. The bigger city is growing and... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Mashinkila Unites Football FamilyJust like he did when he was alive, Highlanders and Warriors legend Willard Mas
Mashinkila Unites Football Family
AllAfrica.com / Posted 7 days ago
Just like he did when he was alive, Highlanders and Warriors legend Willard Mashinkila-Khumalo united the domestic football in death and yesterday brought together different generations of former footballers who converged at Raylton Sports Club in... Read more
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Maple Ridge News
Rocky relationship for two citiesWhile Maple Ridge reviews its recreation partnership with Pitt Meadows, the may
Rocky relationship for two cities
Maple Ridge News / Posted 7 days ago
While Maple Ridge reviews its recreation partnership with Pitt Meadows, the mayor of the latter is wondering if his taxpayers want to pay for swimming pools and community centres in the farther reaches of Maple Ridge. The bigger city is growing and... Read more
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Columbia Star
EventsLog Cabin Art Guild meeting will be held 10 a.m., Saturday, September 12, Sprin
Events
Columbia Star / Posted 7 days ago
Log Cabin Art Guild meeting will be held 10 a.m., Saturday, September 12, Spring Valley Presbyterian Church, 125 Sparkleberry Lane. Myrtle Robinson will demonstrate gel printing. mcneely2000@yahoo.com. •AUDITIONS Lexington County Choral Society... Read more
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Rocklin & Roseville Today
Johnny Cash Trail Art Experience Master Plan ApprovedFolsom, CA - The Folsom City Council unanimously approved a master plan for the
Johnny Cash Trail Art Experience Master Plan Approved
Rocklin & Roseville Today / Posted 7 days ago
Folsom, CA - The Folsom City Council unanimously approved a master plan for the Johnny Cash Trail Art Experience, featuring public art that honors one of the world's most famous country musicians and his influence on the City of Folsom. The... Read more
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Orange County Register
Please stop feeding the homeless, Costa Mesa saysCOSTA MESA – The city has asked a local nonprofit to stop feeding homeless peop
Please stop feeding the homeless, Costa Mesa says
Orange County Register / Posted 8 days ago
COSTA MESA – The city has asked a local nonprofit to stop feeding homeless people in a public park – the latest move in Costa Mesa’s attempt to reduce its homeless population. Dwelling 222 hosts a potluck every Wednesday at Wilson Park as a way to... Read more
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The Greater New Milford Spectrum
Postcards from NormThe town of New Milford has grown remarkably fast during recent decades. Yet th
Postcards from Norm
The Greater New Milford Spectrum / Posted 8 days ago
The town of New Milford has grown remarkably fast during recent decades. Yet the attentive eye can still find images of its small-town charm. This photo was taken in 2005 from Second Hill Road. Photo: Norm Cummings / Norm Cummings /Spectrum Even... Read more
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Times News
Summit Hill is considering composting centerEstablishing a composting center for residents of Summit Hill was suggested by
Summit Hill is considering composting center
Times News / Posted 8 days ago
Establishing a composting center for residents of Summit Hill was suggested by a borough council member Monday night. Michael Alabovitz was granted permission to look into having a composting site created for grass clippings, weeds and brush. He... Read more
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TribLIVE
North Belle Vernon council settles dispute with borough coupleNorth Belle Vernon council approved payment Tuesday for a plethora of street pr
North Belle Vernon council settles dispute with borough couple
TribLIVE / Posted 9 days ago
North Belle Vernon council approved payment Tuesday for a plethora of street projects while settling a potentially messy dispute with a borough couple. At the request of council President Dennis Simboli, council approved a $1,600 payment to Rich and... Read more
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WestportNow
Wednesday, August 26, 201510 a.m. - 5 p.m. - Westport Arts Center - “Eric Fischl” 10 a.m. - 4 p.m. - Wes
Wednesday, August 26, 2015
WestportNow / Posted 9 days ago
10 a.m. - 5 p.m. - Westport Arts Center - “Eric Fischl” 10 a.m. - 4 p.m. - Westport Historical Society - “Howard Munce at 100: A Centennial Celebration” 4:30 p.m. - Town Hall Room 309 - Tree Board 5:30 p.m. - 134 Cross Highway - Wakeman Town Farm... Read more
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KTVZ Bend
Asphalt from church driveway paving goes into Ashland Creek | News - Home POSTED: 7:16 PM PDT August 25, 2015 ASHLAND, Ore. (AP) — Pol
Asphalt from church driveway paving goes into Ashland Creek
KTVZ Bend / Posted 9 days ago
| News - Home POSTED: 7:16 PM PDT August 25, 2015 ASHLAND, Ore. (AP) — Police say asphalt used to repave an Ashland church... Read more
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Marin Independent Journal
Briefing on the race for Mill Valley’s council seatsThis November Marin sees contested elections for nonpartisan council members in
Briefing on the race for Mill Valley’s council seats
Marin Independent Journal / Posted 9 days ago
This November Marin sees contested elections for nonpartisan council members in five of its 11 municipalities: Corte Madera, Mill Valley, Novato, San Anselmo and Tiburon. Over the next three Wednesdays I’ll look at these races, starting this week... Read more
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York Daily Record
Neighbors: community programs and more in Dallastown, Red Lion and eastern York County from Aug. 26 to Sept. 2, 2015Following is a partial list of events and other news of note in the area. To ad
Neighbors: community programs and more in Dallastown, Red Lion and eastern York County from Aug. 26 to Sept. 2, 2015
York Daily Record / Posted 9 days ago
Following is a partial list of events and other news of note in the area. To add information to this list, email weekly@ydr.com. Yard sales in Windsor: are required to have permits. Cost is $5. Purchase yard sale permits at the Windsor Borough... Read more
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Valley Central
Roma mayor resigns to pursue graduate degreeRoma Mayor Freddy Guerra recently announced he’s resigning to study community a
Roma mayor resigns to pursue graduate degree
Valley Central / Posted 9 days ago
Roma Mayor Freddy Guerra recently announced he’s resigning to study community and regional planning at the University of Texas at Austin. Voters first elected Guerra in November 2011 — making the 24-year-old Roma native the youngest mayor in city... Read more
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TribLIVE
Latrobe leaders keen on keeping school in townAs Greater Latrobe School Board members consider construction of an elementary
Latrobe leaders keen on keeping school in town
TribLIVE / Posted 10 days ago
As Greater Latrobe School Board members consider construction of an elementary school, city officials said they hope to work with the district to keep the school within the community's boundaries. School board members will meet Tuesday with measures... Read more
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