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WAFF 48 News Huntsville
Lottery bill to get first discussion in Alabama LegislatureMONTGOMERY, Ala. (AP) - Lottery legislation is getting its first debate in the
Lottery bill to get first discussion in Alabama Legislature
WAFF 48 News Huntsville / Posted 9 hours ago
MONTGOMERY, Ala. (AP) - Lottery legislation is getting its first debate in the Alabama Legislature. The House Economic Development and Tourism Committee on Wednesday will hold a public hearing on a proposal to create a state lottery. The bill by... Read more
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The Gadsden Times
Lottery bill to get first discussion in Alabama LegislatureMONTGOMERY, Ala. (AP) � Lottery legislation is getting its first debate in the
Lottery bill to get first discussion in Alabama Legislature
The Gadsden Times / Posted 9 hours ago
MONTGOMERY, Ala. (AP) � Lottery legislation is getting its first debate in the Alabama Legislature. The House Economic Development and Tourism Committee on Wednesday will hold a public hearing on a proposal to create a state lottery. The bill by... Read more
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Al.com
Lottery bill scheduled for early hearing in Alabama LegislatureA proposal by some Republican lawmakers to allow a statewide vote on a lottery
Lottery bill scheduled for early hearing in Alabama Legislature
Al.com / Posted 2 days ago
A proposal by some Republican lawmakers to allow a statewide vote on a lottery is scheduled for discussion in a public hearing on Wednesday. The Economic Development and Tourism Committee in the House of Representatives plans to hold the hearing at... Read more
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KOMU Columbia
Bill could provide grants to bring conventions to mid-MissouriJEFFERSON CITY - If passed, a bill in the Missouri House could provide grants t
Bill could provide grants to bring conventions to mid-Missouri
KOMU Columbia / Posted 7 days ago
JEFFERSON CITY - If passed, a bill in the Missouri House could provide grants to help attract more conferences and conventions to mid-Missouri. The bill was set to be presented to the House Trade and Tourism committee Wednesday morning. The grants... Read more
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Key West Citizen
'Bloodline' return possible, but uncertainSOUTH FLORIDA — The region has reaped roughly $95.4 million over the past two y
'Bloodline' return possible, but uncertain
Key West Citizen / Posted 7 days ago
SOUTH FLORIDA — The region has reaped roughly $95.4 million over the past two years from incremental spending related to the Netflix-based “Bloodline” drama series that films mostly in the Upper Keys, according to Florida Keys and Key West Film and... Read more
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Victor Post
Seneca Army Depot owner urges county to let bid process play out Posted Feb. 2, 2016 at 2:01 AM Posted Feb. 2, 2016 at 2:01 AM As the Seneca
Seneca Army Depot owner urges county to let bid process play out
Victor Post / Posted 7 days ago
Posted Feb. 2, 2016 at 2:01 AM Posted Feb. 2, 2016 at 2:01 AM As the Seneca County Board of Supervisors prepares to vote on whether to take over the former Seneca Army Depot, the... Read more
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Henrietta Post
Seneca Army Depot owner urges county to let bid process play out Posted Feb. 2, 2016 at 2:01 AM Posted Feb. 2, 2016 at 2:01 AM As the Seneca
Seneca Army Depot owner urges county to let bid process play out
Henrietta Post / Posted 7 days ago
Posted Feb. 2, 2016 at 2:01 AM Posted Feb. 2, 2016 at 2:01 AM As the Seneca County Board of Supervisors prepares to vote on whether to take over the former Seneca Army Depot, the... Read more
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Wayne Post
Seneca Army Depot owner urges county to let bid process play out Posted Feb. 2, 2016 at 2:01 AM Posted Feb. 2, 2016 at 2:01 AM As the Seneca
Seneca Army Depot owner urges county to let bid process play out
Wayne Post / Posted 8 days ago
Posted Feb. 2, 2016 at 2:01 AM Posted Feb. 2, 2016 at 2:01 AM As the Seneca County Board of Supervisors prepares to vote on whether to take over the former Seneca Army Depot, the... Read more
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Fairport - East Rochester Post
Seneca Army Depot owner urges county to let bid process play out Posted Feb. 2, 2016 at 2:01 AM Posted Feb. 2, 2016 at 2:01 AM As the Seneca
Seneca Army Depot owner urges county to let bid process play out
Fairport - East Rochester Post / Posted 8 days ago
Posted Feb. 2, 2016 at 2:01 AM Posted Feb. 2, 2016 at 2:01 AM As the Seneca County Board of Supervisors prepares to vote on whether to take over the former Seneca Army Depot, the... Read more
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MPNnow.com
Seneca Army Depot owner urges county to let bid process play out Posted Feb. 2, 2016 at 2:01 AM Posted Feb. 2, 2016 at 2:01 AM As the Seneca
Seneca Army Depot owner urges county to let bid process play out
MPNnow.com / Posted 8 days ago
Posted Feb. 2, 2016 at 2:01 AM Posted Feb. 2, 2016 at 2:01 AM As the Seneca County Board of Supervisors prepares to vote on whether to take over the former Seneca Army Depot, the... Read more
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Fairport - East Rochester Post
Will Seneca County be next owner of former Seneca Army Depot? Posted Jan. 27, 2016 at 6:30 PM Posted Jan. 27, 2016 at 6:30 PM The long-ab
Will Seneca County be next owner of former Seneca Army Depot?
Fairport - East Rochester Post / Posted 13 days ago
Posted Jan. 27, 2016 at 6:30 PM Posted Jan. 27, 2016 at 6:30 PM The long-abandoned Seneca Army Depot that the current owner — Seneca County Industrial Development Agency — wants to... Read more
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MPNnow.com
Will Seneca County be next owner of former Seneca Army Depot? Posted Jan. 27, 2016 at 6:30 PM Posted Jan. 27, 2016 at 6:30 PM The long-ab
Will Seneca County be next owner of former Seneca Army Depot?
MPNnow.com / Posted 13 days ago
Posted Jan. 27, 2016 at 6:30 PM Posted Jan. 27, 2016 at 6:30 PM The long-abandoned Seneca Army Depot that the current owner — Seneca County Industrial Development Agency — wants to... Read more
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Wayne Post
Will Seneca County be next owner of former Seneca Army Depot? Posted Jan. 27, 2016 at 6:30 PM Posted Jan. 27, 2016 at 6:30 PM The long-ab
Will Seneca County be next owner of former Seneca Army Depot?
Wayne Post / Posted 13 days ago
Posted Jan. 27, 2016 at 6:30 PM Posted Jan. 27, 2016 at 6:30 PM The long-abandoned Seneca Army Depot that the current owner — Seneca County Industrial Development Agency — wants to... Read more
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Fairport - East Rochester Post
Seneca County considers county takeover of former Seneca Army Depot The purpose would be developing a longterm plan that includes protection of t
Seneca County considers county takeover of former Seneca Army Depot
Fairport - East Rochester Post / Posted 13 days ago
The purpose would be developing a longterm plan that includes protection of the white deer and other wildlife, according to Seneca White Deer president Dennis Money. Posted Jan.... Read more
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MPNnow.com
Seneca County considers county takeover of former Seneca Army Depot The purpose would be developing a longterm plan that includes protection of t
Seneca County considers county takeover of former Seneca Army Depot
MPNnow.com / Posted 13 days ago
The purpose would be developing a longterm plan that includes protection of the white deer and other wildlife, according to Seneca White Deer president Dennis Money. Posted Jan.... Read more
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Wayne Post
Seneca County considers county takeover of former Seneca Army Depot The purpose would be developing a longterm plan that includes protection of t
Seneca County considers county takeover of former Seneca Army Depot
Wayne Post / Posted 13 days ago
The purpose would be developing a longterm plan that includes protection of the white deer and other wildlife, according to Seneca White Deer president Dennis Money. Posted Jan.... Read more
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Peoria Journal Star
Pekin City Council's support for March Madness Experience a $5,000 slam dunk Posted Jan. 26, 2016 at 9:54 PM PEKIN — After several discussions at regular
Pekin City Council's support for March Madness Experience a $5,000 slam dunk
Peoria Journal Star / Posted 14 days ago
Posted Jan. 26, 2016 at 9:54 PM PEKIN — After several discussions at regularly scheduled meetings in August and September, and one special meeting, the Pekin City Council... Read more
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The Pekin Daily Times
Council approves $5,000 for March MadnessAfter several discussions at regularly scheduled meetings and special meetings
Council approves $5,000 for March Madness
The Pekin Daily Times / Posted 14 days ago
After several discussions at regularly scheduled meetings and special meetings in August and September, the Pekin City Council approved a $5,000 payment to the IHSA for the March Madness Experience basketball tournament.The vote passed 6-1 and almost... Read more
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The Tampa Tribune
Senate moves to give Scott business incentives, streamline film fundTALLAHASSEE — A senate subcommittee on Monday unanimously approved both the gov
Senate moves to give Scott business incentives, streamline film fund
The Tampa Tribune / Posted 15 days ago
TALLAHASSEE — A senate subcommittee on Monday unanimously approved both the governor’s tweaking of the state’s business incentive program and a Sarasota senator’s makeover of the state’s film development program. “This is the beginning of our Senate... Read more
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The Palm Beach Post
Florida Legislature 2016: rape kits, manufacturing tax breakPlans to speed up DNA testing in suspected rape cases are moving in the Legisla
Florida Legislature 2016: rape kits, manufacturing tax break
The Palm Beach Post / Posted 15 days ago
Plans to speed up DNA testing in suspected rape cases are moving in the Legislature, following revelations that thousands of evidence kits remain untested statewide. On Monday, the Senate Criminal Justice Committee unanimously passed a measure (SB... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Opposition 'Miss Out' in Key Bunge CommitteesDodoma — Heavyweight ruling CCM parliamentarians have scooped the leadership of
Opposition 'Miss Out' in Key Bunge Committees
AllAfrica.com / Posted 16 days ago
Dodoma — Heavyweight ruling CCM parliamentarians have scooped the leadership of key Parliamentary Standing Committees following Thursday night elections. Out of 18 committees, only four were yet to have chairpersons as of yesterday. While Industry,... Read more
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Rappler
Airport execs told: Add more taxis, allow Uber, GrabCar to operateMORE TAXIS NEEDED. Senator Sonny Angara says airport authorities should accredi
Airport execs told: Add more taxis, allow Uber, GrabCar to operate
Rappler / Posted 16 days ago
MORE TAXIS NEEDED. Senator Sonny Angara says airport authorities should accredit more taxis and allow services like Uber and GrabCar to operate at the airport. Rappler file photo MANILA, Philippines – To address the transport needs of thousands of... Read more
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BC Local News
Surrey's Guildford Aquatic Centre wins prestigious wood design awardSURREY — Surrey's new Guildford Aquatic Centre has won a prestigious design awa
Surrey's Guildford Aquatic Centre wins prestigious wood design award
BC Local News / Posted 18 days ago
SURREY — Surrey's new Guildford Aquatic Centre has won a prestigious design award. Wood Design & Building Magazine, with the Canada Wood Council, has chosen the 75,000-square-foot aquatic centre to receive the 2015/16 North American Wood Design Award... Read more
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The Palm Beach Post
Florida Legislature 2016: film industry, judicial term limitsSenate Transportation, Tourism and Economic Development Appropriations Chairman
Florida Legislature 2016: film industry, judicial term limits
The Palm Beach Post / Posted 18 days ago
Senate Transportation, Tourism and Economic Development Appropriations Chairman Jack Latvala, R-Clearwater, said Thursday that economic development for the film and television industry, a priority of Sen. Nancy Detert, R-Venice, is now one of his... Read more
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The River Reporter
New council members in Port JervisCITY OF PORT JERVIS, NY — At the year’s first Port Jervis Common Council meetin
New council members in Port Jervis
The River Reporter / Posted 21 days ago
CITY OF PORT JERVIS, NY — At the year’s first Port Jervis Common Council meeting, Mayor Kelly Decker and other council members welcomed four new members, saying they brought with them new energy enabling the city to move forward with projects. The... Read more
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West Moreland Gazette
Cost of bunting for Carnforth's streets investigated by chamber of tradeTHE price of bunting for decorating Carnforth's streets has been investigated b
Cost of bunting for Carnforth's streets investigated by chamber of trade
West Moreland Gazette / Posted 21 days ago
THE price of bunting for decorating Carnforth's streets has been investigated by the town's chamber of trade, Carnforth town councillors heard. Cllr Larry Branyan raised concerns that the town council could be committed to maintenance costs if it... Read more
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West Moreland Gazette
Carnforth needs more floral displays, say town councillorsEXTRA floral displays should be created in Carnforth, says the town council's t
Carnforth needs more floral displays, say town councillors
West Moreland Gazette / Posted 21 days ago
EXTRA floral displays should be created in Carnforth, says the town council's tourism committee. Suggested locations include the railings at the top of New Street, near Tesco supermarket and near bicycle shop Dyno-Start; and on the grassy area by... Read more
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The Palm Beach Post
Drone-bill change make it tougher to hold drone owner liaA proposal that would make owners of drones liable for the negligence of the ae
Drone-bill change make it tougher to hold drone owner lia
The Palm Beach Post / Posted 21 days ago
A proposal that would make owners of drones liable for the negligence of the aerial devices’ operators was revamped Tuesday, but critics still say the measure could ground the industry’s growth in Florida. The Senate Commerce and Tourism Committee... Read more
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The Daily Guardian
Jaro Plaza racket probe starts todayTHE COMMITTEE on good government chaired by Iloilo City Councilor RLeone Geroch
Jaro Plaza racket probe starts today
The Daily Guardian / Posted 23 days ago
THE COMMITTEE on good government chaired by Iloilo City Councilor RLeone Gerochi will start investigating today, Jan. 19, 2016, alleged extortion activities victimizing sidewalk vendors at Jaro Plaza. Gerochi called these illegal activities as a... Read more
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Pahrump Valley Times
Virtual reality documentary on Goldfield earns awardA duo of filmmakers made a jump into the virtual reality world with their docum
Virtual reality documentary on Goldfield earns award
Pahrump Valley Times / Posted 26 days ago
A duo of filmmakers made a jump into the virtual reality world with their documentary "Goldfield 360" and their work netted them an award. Ted Faye and Jamie Hall won in the "best live action educational virtual reality film" category at VR Fest,... Read more
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EveningTimes Online
Roseanna Cunningham: Drop in student numbers due to courses changeA 152,000 drop in college students since the SNP came to power was a deliberate
Roseanna Cunningham: Drop in student numbers due to courses change
EveningTimes Online / Posted 26 days ago
A 152,000 drop in college students since the SNP came to power was a deliberate move to eliminate part-time courses that were not considered high quality or capable of providing real benefits, Skills Secretary Roseanna Cunningham has said. Ms... Read more
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heraldscotland
Roseanna Cunningham: drop in students under SNP was 'deliberate move to eliminate part-time courses'Student headcount for 2014/15 was 226,919, down 4.8% from 238,399 in 2013/14 an
Roseanna Cunningham: drop in students under SNP was 'deliberate move to eliminate part-time courses'
heraldscotland / Posted 26 days ago
Student headcount for 2014/15 was 226,919, down 4.8% from 238,399 in 2013/14 and down from more than 379,000 in 2007/08. The SFC said it expected to see a decrease in headcount from 2008/09 as colleges were asked to prioritise more "substantive... Read more
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Rappler
Go after abusive airport taxis, senators urge MIAAMONITORING NEEDED. Lawmakers urge airport authorities to address issues of over
Go after abusive airport taxis, senators urge MIAA
Rappler / Posted 27 days ago
MONITORING NEEDED. Lawmakers urge airport authorities to address issues of overcharging and abusive taxi drivers at the Ninoy Aquino International Airport. Photo from NAIA-MIAA MANILA, Philippines – Following reports of taxi drivers overcharging... Read more
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heraldscotland
Greens slam John Swinney over £15m drop in fuel poverty fundingDuring a meeting of Holyrood's Economy, Energy and Tourism Committee, Mr Harvie
Greens slam John Swinney over £15m drop in fuel poverty funding
heraldscotland / Posted 28 days ago
During a meeting of Holyrood's Economy, Energy and Tourism Committee, Mr Harvie questioned why "millions of pounds" are being spent on the Government's consultation on fracking while the energy efficiency budget is cut. "There has got to be a... Read more
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The Florida Times-Union
Dedications, lobbying mark first day of Georgia's legislative sessionATLANTA | The first day of the 2016 legislative session Monday featured a pagea
Dedications, lobbying mark first day of Georgia's legislative session
The Florida Times-Union / Posted 29 days ago
ATLANTA | The first day of the 2016 legislative session Monday featured a pageant queen, professional entertainers, a tribute to victims of a deadly vehicle crash and the first phase of discussions about major proposals to be addressed during the... Read more
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The Daily Guardian
TIEZA to rehabilitate Jaro PlazaTHE TOURISM committee of the City Council revealed plans by the Tourism Infrast
TIEZA to rehabilitate Jaro Plaza
The Daily Guardian / Posted 30 days ago
THE TOURISM committee of the City Council revealed plans by the Tourism Infrastructure and Enterprise Zone Authority (TIEZA) to rehabilitate Jaro Plaza. The plan was made public Jan.11, 2016 during a hearing at the Association of Barangay Captains... Read more
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The Daily Guardian
Kagawad tagged to ‘plaza scam’A KAGAWAD (village council member) in Jaro, Iloilo City is accused of collectin
Kagawad tagged to ‘plaza scam’
The Daily Guardian / Posted 30 days ago
A KAGAWAD (village council member) in Jaro, Iloilo City is accused of collecting exorbitant fees from vendors at Jaro Plaza. Edna Yang-Yang, who has been selling fruit trees seedlings for about 10 years at Jaro Plaza during the Jaro Agro-Industrial... Read more
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BC Local News
Port Alice holds Economic Development StrategyThe last public Port of Potential Economic Development Strategy meeting was hel
Port Alice holds Economic Development Strategy
BC Local News / Posted 30 days ago
The last public Port of Potential Economic Development Strategy meeting was held Dec. 14 at the Port Alice Community Centre. About 40 community members were present at the meeting to review and provide feedback on the draft Economic Development... Read more
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The Daily Guardian
Jaro Plaza controversies tackled todayTHE BURNING issues involving sidewalk vendors and mismanagement of Jaro Plaza i
Jaro Plaza controversies tackled today
The Daily Guardian / Posted a month ago
THE BURNING issues involving sidewalk vendors and mismanagement of Jaro Plaza in Iloilo City will be tackled today, Jan. 11, 2016, by the Sangguniang Panlungsod’s tourism committee under Councilor Jay Treñas. The hearing will be held at the meeting... Read more
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Manila Bulletin
Angara calls on authorities to eliminate abusive taxi drivers in NAIA Senator Juan Edgardo ‘Sonny’ Angara on Sunday urged the authorities to look i
Angara calls on authorities to eliminate abusive taxi drivers in NAIA
Manila Bulletin / Posted a month ago
Senator Juan Edgardo ‘Sonny’ Angara on Sunday urged the authorities to look into the alleged overcharging by airport taxis at the Ninoy Aquino International Airport (NAIA), which... Read more
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KX TV North Dakota
Mobridge Ice Fishing Tournament draws more than 500 teamsSIOUX FALLS, S.D. (AP) - More than 500 teams of two will drill and drop their l
Mobridge Ice Fishing Tournament draws more than 500 teams
KX TV North Dakota / Posted 1 months ago
SIOUX FALLS, S.D. (AP) - More than 500 teams of two will drill and drop their lines into the frozen Missouri River on Saturday for one of South Dakota's largest winter fishing competitions. Mild early winter conditions had jeopardized this year's... Read more
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KELO Sioux Falls
Mobridge Ice Fishing Tournament Draws More Than 500 TeamsMore than 500 teams of two will drill and drop their lines into the frozen Miss
Mobridge Ice Fishing Tournament Draws More Than 500 Teams
KELO Sioux Falls / Posted 1 months ago
More than 500 teams of two will drill and drop their lines into the frozen Missouri River on Saturday for one of South Dakota's largest winter fishing competitions. Mild early winter conditions had jeopardized this year's Mobridge Ice Fishing... Read more

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