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Sun-Sentinel
Dolphins make $5 million donation to Sylvester Comprehensive Cancer Centernext year," said Eric Feder, Dolphins Cancer Challenge chairman, "and to riding
Dolphins make $5 million donation to Sylvester Comprehensive Cancer Center
Sun-Sentinel / Posted 58 minutes ago
next year," said Eric Feder, Dolphins Cancer Challenge chairman, "and to riding into the new stadium with a winning team." The DCC, entering its seventh year, has raised more than $16 million the previous six years for the Sylvester Comprehensive... Read more
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Otago Daily Times
ORC open to parking building ideabut many were leased, and only about 60 were available for casual use, Mr Lee s
ORC open to parking building idea
Otago Daily Times / Posted yesterday
but many were leased, and only about 60 were available for casual use, Mr Lee said. Mr Bodeker had recently written to the DCC and hoped that there would be a meeting between ORC and DCC representatives soon to discuss the ORC's desire to... Read more
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Otago Daily Times
Octagon closureare other social events that dont require the Octagon to be closed off. I think
Octagon closure
Otago Daily Times / Posted yesterday
are other social events that dont require the Octagon to be closed off. I think it was a really unneccessary thing that the DCC did and caused to me to be stressed as being pushed over the blocks caused pain and I was worried about falling out... Read more
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Otago Daily Times
Cull praises climate moveCull said the council was working on achieving first and second-year compliance
Cull praises climate move
Otago Daily Times / Posted 2 days ago
Cull said the council was working on achieving first and second-year compliance within the first year of commitment. "The DCC is committed to mitigating the effects of climate change,'' he said. "We've taken a number of significant first... Read more
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The Chronicle
Religious groups on campus face difficulties in planning, funding retreatsfor some aspect of the retreat," Martin said. "Like to pay for the meal before
Religious groups on campus face difficulties in planning, funding retreats
The Chronicle / Posted 2 days ago
for some aspect of the retreat," Martin said. "Like to pay for the meal before we leave for the beach weekend retreat.” The DCC, unlike the MSA, hosts seven different retreats during the year ranging from weekends in coastal North Carolina to... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
DCC endorses global coalition to tackle climate changeto their cities of climate induced inundation of one type or another," says Mr
DCC endorses global coalition to tackle climate change
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 2 days ago
to their cities of climate induced inundation of one type or another," says Mr Cull.As a Compact of Mayors signatory, the DCC has already committed to measuring greenhouse gas emissions, setting and reporting against reduction targets and... Read more
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Otago Daily Times
Royal portrait receivedof her 88th birthday. British Deputy High Commissioner to New Zealand Helen Sm
Royal portrait received
Otago Daily Times / Posted 3 days ago
of her 88th birthday. British Deputy High Commissioner to New Zealand Helen Smith said the portrait was being loaned to the DCC to highlight the strong relationship between Dunedin and the British High Commission. She said a limited number of... Read more
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ClickOnDetroit
New program helps individuals get back to work with green job trainingsubstance abuse. The goal is to help these individuals get back on track while
New program helps individuals get back to work with green job training
ClickOnDetroit / Posted 5 days ago
substance abuse. The goal is to help these individuals get back on track while bettering the community at the same time. The DCC is looking to train and employ around 2,500 people from Detroit, Highland Park, and Hamtramck. They expect to reach... Read more
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The Economic Times
Ranbaxy whistle blower Dinesh Thakur suggests strict prosecution laws to fix drug industrybreaches. While the Act mandates the prosecution of manufacturers of all drugs
Ranbaxy whistle blower Dinesh Thakur suggests strict prosecution laws to fix drug industry
The Economic Times / Posted 5 days ago
breaches. While the Act mandates the prosecution of manufacturers of all drugs found to be 'Not of Standard Quality' (NSQ), the DCC's guidelines only allows it in cases where the drugs are found to be spurious or counterfeit, the report said. Other... Read more
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The Economic Times
India needs strict prosecution laws to fix drug regulatory system: Ranbaxy whistleblower Dinesh Thakurtesting for most, not all, generics being sold in the Indian market," Thakur an
India needs strict prosecution laws to fix drug regulatory system: Ranbaxy whistleblower Dinesh Thakur
The Economic Times / Posted 6 days ago
testing for most, not all, generics being sold in the Indian market," Thakur and Reddy stated in their report, adding that the DCC only recommended such tests for exports to other countries to preempt any concerns regarding quality. Besides the... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
War Against HIV Part of Your Work Rating, Nyandarua Chiefs Toldbeing close to the people, were better placed to advise the youth who were at a
War Against HIV Part of Your Work Rating, Nyandarua Chiefs Told
AllAfrica.com / Posted 6 days ago
being close to the people, were better placed to advise the youth who were at a higher risk of contracting the disease. The DCC warned the chiefs that the condoms should not find their way into sales outlets saying they are meant to be given for... Read more
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Otago Daily Times
Geese given week's reprievechange the birds behaviour and they would not return. He complained that email
Geese given week's reprieve
Otago Daily Times / Posted 7 days ago
change the birds behaviour and they would not return. He complained that emails outlining his idea had gone unanswered by the DCC. Mr Saunders said he would respond to his idea when he had a chance to review his suggestion. ‘‘In the interim we... Read more
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Otago Daily Times
Frustration as yachts, equipment locked awaywas "passionate'' about the situation, but after initial difficulties, the club
Frustration as yachts, equipment locked away
Otago Daily Times / Posted 9 days ago
was "passionate'' about the situation, but after initial difficulties, the club accepted the council was doing its best. "The DCC is doing as much as they can with what they can. It's a very complex situation getting everyone out of there and ...... Read more
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Otago Daily Times
Frustration felt as yachts, equipment locked awaywas "passionate'' about the situation, but after initial difficulties, the club
Frustration felt as yachts, equipment locked away
Otago Daily Times / Posted 10 days ago
was "passionate'' about the situation, but after initial difficulties, the club accepted the council was doing its best. "The DCC is doing as much as they can with what they can. It's a very complex situation getting everyone out of there and ...... Read more
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Otago Daily Times
Old pipes a hazard — unionwas working with WorkSafe on new guidelines. That could have implications, inc
Old pipes a hazard — union
Otago Daily Times / Posted 10 days ago
was working with WorkSafe on new guidelines. That could have implications, including extra costs, for councils including the DCC, he said. "I think it's something we definitely need to address ... as an industry, we probably need to decide... Read more
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The Monroe Evening News
Brownfield help sought for developerby the Downriver Community Conference (DCC) in Wayne County. Both the City of M
Brownfield help sought for developer
The Monroe Evening News / Posted 12 days ago
by the Downriver Community Conference (DCC) in Wayne County. Both the City of Monroe and the Port of Monroe have seats on the DCC authority, he said. “I’ll do whatever necessary to help Frenchtown get it set up,” the director said Tuesday. “It’s... Read more
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Sabah Daily Express
400 cops on duty during Bersih rallyand arrest investigation. "Each group had its own chief who were to give order
400 cops on duty during Bersih rally
Sabah Daily Express / Posted 12 days ago
and arrest investigation. "Each group had its own chief who were to give orders and relay information directly to me and the DCC. "The police officers and personnel were placed in several places namely Sabah Trade Centre, City mosque, Tanjung... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
Education agreement set to boost Chinese student numbersin particular the University of Otago and Otago Polytechnic, to develop a bespo
Education agreement set to boost Chinese student numbers
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 13 days ago
in particular the University of Otago and Otago Polytechnic, to develop a bespoke package to support the students. The DCC will also establish and maintain a regular dialogue, assistance and cooperation with JJL." Other key events in... Read more
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Otago Daily Times
Parking woes mystify DCCIs this a shoddy excuse or an admission that communication within the DCC is ve
Parking woes mystify DCC
Otago Daily Times / Posted 14 days ago
Is this a shoddy excuse or an admission that communication within the DCC is very poor? "DCC development services manager Kevin Thompson said the council had not received any complaints about Mornington parking and he and other staff were perplexed... Read more
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asianage
Stop marginalising the militaryas members. It also had the service chiefs, the defence secretary, the financia
Stop marginalising the military
asianage / Posted 15 days ago
as members. It also had the service chiefs, the defence secretary, the financial adviser and scientific adviser as members. The DCC was presided over by the defence minister, with these same officials as members. Secretarial support for these... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
Dunedin strengthens ties with Qingdaodevelopment, and designs for manufacture on three continents" Mr Cull says. Hai
Dunedin strengthens ties with Qingdao
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 16 days ago
development, and designs for manufacture on three continents" Mr Cull says. Haier Director Oceania Hou Xinlai appreciates the DCC’s support and says, “It was a very wise decision to have a design centre in Dunedin.”Also in Qingdao, the Dunedin... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
DCC Group Chief Financial Officer takes on new rolecompany, the Allied Press Limited.DCC Chief Executive Officer Dr Sue Bidrose sa
DCC Group Chief Financial Officer takes on new role
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 18 days ago
company, the Allied Press Limited.DCC Chief Executive Officer Dr Sue Bidrose says Mr McKenzie has made a huge difference to the DCC in the two and a half years he has been here. Mr McKenzie came to the DCC in January 2014 from the role of Financial... Read more
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Otago Daily Times
Dowling St parking part of proposal - DCCthat it was "early days''. "The parking requirements and who pays for what wil
Dowling St parking part of proposal - DCC
Otago Daily Times / Posted 19 days ago
that it was "early days''. "The parking requirements and who pays for what will be a matter negotiated between the ORC and the DCC once we see and understand what is proposed in the development.'' The council was ‘‘well aware'' of demand for... Read more
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Otago Daily Times
Hard call, departing council CFO saysin uninsured above and below-ground council assets. Two and a-half years later
Hard call, departing council CFO says
Otago Daily Times / Posted 19 days ago
in uninsured above and below-ground council assets. Two and a-half years later, securing improved insurance for the DCC, and putting Dunedin Venues Management Ltd on a "sustainable'' footing, were among the highlights of his time at the... Read more
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Otago Daily Times
Sir Julian stands down, McKenzie appointed CEOof financial services for eight years after leaving Allied Press, and has been
Sir Julian stands down, McKenzie appointed CEO
Otago Daily Times / Posted 19 days ago
of financial services for eight years after leaving Allied Press, and has been credited with restoring the fortunes of the DCC since his appointment as group financial officer in 2013. "I think it's a wonderful opportunity to work with an... Read more
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Otago Daily Times
Parking building 'critical' if ORC plan proceeds3000sq m head office building with vehicle parking. Mr Lee said if the ORC dev
Parking building 'critical' if ORC plan proceeds
Otago Daily Times / Posted 20 days ago
3000sq m head office building with vehicle parking. Mr Lee said if the ORC development went ahead it was crucial the DCC established a multistoreyed parking building elsewhere on the site, because the ORC building would take up at least... Read more
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KESQ Palm Springs
Career Builder Challenge selects new executive directorRaffaele managed PGA TOUR development for Spalding Sports. "I appreciate the t
Career Builder Challenge selects new executive director
KESQ Palm Springs / Posted 20 days ago
Raffaele managed PGA TOUR development for Spalding Sports. "I appreciate the trust that John Foster and the rest of the DCC board have placed in me to carry the CareerBuilder Challenge and Desert Classic Charities into the future," Raffaele... Read more
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Otago Daily Times
Parking building 'critical' if ORC3000sq m head office building with vehicle parking. Mr Lee said if the ORC dev
Parking building 'critical' if ORC
Otago Daily Times / Posted 20 days ago
3000sq m head office building with vehicle parking. Mr Lee said if the ORC development went ahead it was crucial the DCC established a multistoreyed parking building elsewhere on the site, because the ORC building would take up at least... Read more
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Otago Daily Times
ORC considers Dowling St HQhead office had shown a "lack of leadership''. The Dowling St site would be po
ORC considers Dowling St HQ
Otago Daily Times / Posted 21 days ago
head office had shown a "lack of leadership''. The Dowling St site would be positive for council staff and he understood the DCC was "quite happy'' to discuss matters with the ORC. Cr Trevor Kempton was among several councillors who voiced... Read more
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News 24 South Africa
Jesus Dome leaders to meet following fireto direct traffic at the church, was knocked down during the fire. He was in a
Jesus Dome leaders to meet following fire
News 24 South Africa / Posted 21 days ago
to direct traffic at the church, was knocked down during the fire. He was in a stable condition. Roberts, who heads the DCC in Berea, said the family and church leaders were waiting to hear what the cause of the blaze was. "We have very... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
Makeover for Moana Pool foyeralong with new built-in wooden furniture and carpeted seating areas. The existi
Makeover for Moana Pool foyer
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 21 days ago
along with new built-in wooden furniture and carpeted seating areas. The existing Wall of Fame will need to be moved. The DCC’s Youth Participation Advisory Group was launched in 2014 to work with Dunedin young people to develop three... Read more
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News 24 South Africa
'My home burnt down' Congregant of Jesus Dome churchstakeholders including the eThekwini Municipality and the newly appointed MEC f
'My home burnt down' Congregant of Jesus Dome church
News 24 South Africa / Posted 22 days ago
stakeholders including the eThekwini Municipality and the newly appointed MEC for Community Safety and Transport to ascertain what had happened. “Institutions such as the DCC must be protected at all times,” he said. No injuries have been repor... Read more
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Otago Daily Times
Freedom camping causing grieffreedom campers. "It hasn't worked elsewhere ... There's no other way to solve
Freedom camping causing grief
Otago Daily Times / Posted 22 days ago
freedom campers. "It hasn't worked elsewhere ... There's no other way to solve it than banning it. But for some reason the DCC is sticking with this plan,'' Mr Owen said. Mr Popham agreed with Mr Owen. "I don't want to see additional ablution... Read more
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Liverpool Echo
Rail sidings to Widnes site approved despite parish council objectionslow level lighting for health and safety purposes. “The high level lighting el
Rail sidings to Widnes site approved despite parish council objections
Liverpool Echo / Posted 22 days ago
low level lighting for health and safety purposes. “The high level lighting element has therefore been withdrawn.” The DCC approved blueprints from Alstom in the middle of May to construct a transport and technology hub at the site which... Read more
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Otago Daily Times
Carisbrook - thank God it's gonestrongly reinforcing evidence was alarming. It caused me to agitate actively th
Carisbrook - thank God it's gone
Otago Daily Times / Posted 22 days ago
strongly reinforcing evidence was alarming. It caused me to agitate actively through the media and in the upper levels of the DCC for Carisbook's immediate demolition. Despite questions about why the DCC had kept a supposedly abandoned Carisbrook... Read more
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The Financial Express
Rahul Gandhi is de facto Congress chief, he should become de jure: Jairam Rameshto be more decentralised as Rahul Gandhi has been saying for a long time. “Mor
Rahul Gandhi is de facto Congress chief, he should become de jure: Jairam Ramesh
The Financial Express / Posted 24 days ago
to be more decentralised as Rahul Gandhi has been saying for a long time. “More decentralisation means the PCC chiefs and the DCC Chiefs will have more powers. Rahul Gandhi is harping on the need to empower people. We cannot be a centralised... Read more
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The Economic Times
Rahul Gandhi is de facto Congress chief, he should become de jure: Jairam Rameshto be more decentralised as Rahul Gandhi has been saying for a long time. "Mor
Rahul Gandhi is de facto Congress chief, he should become de jure: Jairam Ramesh
The Economic Times / Posted 24 days ago
to be more decentralised as Rahul Gandhi has been saying for a long time. "More decentralisation means the PCC chiefs and the DCC Chiefs will have more powers. Rahul Gandhi is harping on the need to empower people. We cannot be a centralised... Read more
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The Hindu
Rahul Gandhi is de facto Congress chief: Jairam Rameshto be more decentralised as Rahul Gandhi has been saying for a long time. “Mor
Rahul Gandhi is de facto Congress chief: Jairam Ramesh
The Hindu / Posted 24 days ago
to be more decentralised as Rahul Gandhi has been saying for a long time. “More decentralisation means the PCC chiefs and the DCC Chiefs will have more powers. Rahul Gandhi is harping on the need to empower people. We cannot be a centralised... Read more
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dna
Rahul Gandhi should take charge as Congress chief 'as soon as possible', says Jairam Rameshto be more decentralised as Rahul Gandhi has been saying for a long time. "Mor
Rahul Gandhi should take charge as Congress chief 'as soon as possible', says Jairam Ramesh
dna / Posted 24 days ago
to be more decentralised as Rahul Gandhi has been saying for a long time. "More decentralisation means the PCC chiefs and the DCC Chiefs will have more powers. Rahul Gandhi is harping on the need to empower people. We cannot be a centralised... Read more
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Otago Daily Times
Fighting for a 'better deal' for South Dunedinmanager Ruth Stokes said in a statement the council appreciated Mr Johnstone ef
Fighting for a 'better deal' for South Dunedin
Otago Daily Times / Posted 26 days ago
manager Ruth Stokes said in a statement the council appreciated Mr Johnstone efforts. "However, we believe his critique of the DCC reports contain serious factual errors and evidence that he just does not understand our network. "Put simply, more... Read more
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Otago Daily Times
Group fears 'withdrawal'well as the Otago Regional Council, were assessing the options to deal with the
Group fears 'withdrawal'
Otago Daily Times / Posted 26 days ago
well as the Otago Regional Council, were assessing the options to deal with the area's groundwater issues. "Neither I, nor the DCC, currently have a preferred option for the long-term options facing South Dunedin. However, the South Dunedin... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
Interest sought in former Tomahawk School sitebe. We actively encourage people to get involved.”In 2010, the school was sold
Interest sought in former Tomahawk School site
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 27 days ago
be. We actively encourage people to get involved.”In 2010, the school was sold by the Ministry of Education to Ngāi Tahu. The DCC purchased the land and buildings from Ngāi Tahu in 2012. The site is not suitable for subdivision or resale, but... Read more
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Otago Daily Times
Ideas sought for former school siteand facilities would be retained or demolished. In 2010, the school was sold b
Ideas sought for former school site
Otago Daily Times / Posted 27 days ago
and facilities would be retained or demolished. In 2010, the school was sold by the Ministry of Education to Ngāi Tahu. The DCC purchased the land and buildings from Ngāi Tahu in 2012. The site is not suitable for subdivision or resale, but... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
Interim decision on Saddle Hill quarryhas also included some issues the parties should cover.DCC General Manager Serv
Interim decision on Saddle Hill quarry
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 28 days ago
has also included some issues the parties should cover.DCC General Manager Services and Development Simon Pickford says the DCC is pleased to have the opportunity to make further submissions. It is hoped that step will be enough for the judge to... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
Dunedin supports food initiativeto the landfill adds to emissions costs. Saving that waste from the landfill wo
Dunedin supports food initiative
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 28 days ago
to the landfill adds to emissions costs. Saving that waste from the landfill would come with significant other savings.”The DCC is one of 59 councils collaborating to deliver Love Food Hate Waste around New Zealand. Food waste will also feature... Read more
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heraldscotland
Leak reveals claims SNP Government behind pre-election block on police reform plansRichardson and SPA chief executive John Foley had given evidence to the Holyroo
Leak reveals claims SNP Government behind pre-election block on police reform plans
heraldscotland / Posted 28 days ago
Richardson and SPA chief executive John Foley had given evidence to the Holyrood Justice Committee six days earlier and the DCC had concerns about comments made by his co-witness. Writing to Mr Foley, he quoted the chief executive’s comment to... Read more
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Otago Daily Times
Out on limb, as landslip left out of Limto the circumstances of this family, but they have received the full benefit of
Out on limb, as landslip left out of Lim
Otago Daily Times / Posted 1 months ago
to the circumstances of this family, but they have received the full benefit of their insurance policy,'' Ms Graham said. "The DCC has no legal liability or any other responsibility to compensate the owners in this situation. There is no public... Read more

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