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Minda News
Police on alert as GenSan’s Tuna Fest opensGENERAL SANTOS CITY (MindaNews / 1 Sep) – The Police Regional Office-12 deploye
Police on alert as GenSan’s Tuna Fest opens
Minda News / Posted 14 hours ago
GENERAL SANTOS CITY (MindaNews / 1 Sep) – The Police Regional Office-12 deployed additional police personnel in parts of the city in connection with Tuesday’s opening of the city’s week-long 47th foundation anniversary celebration and 17th Tuna... Read more
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Marietta Daily Journal
Hoof-in-Mouth Hits City Hall - IS THE MARIETTA CITY COUNCIL suffering from an outbreak of “hoof in mouth” disease? So it would seem. The council tied itself in a knot at Wednesday’s meeting over whether city streets should be named (or renamed) af...IS THE MARIETTA CITY COUNCIL suffering from an outbreak of “hoof in mouth” dise
Hoof-in-Mouth Hits City Hall - IS THE MARIETTA CITY COUNCIL suffering from an outbreak of “hoof in mouth” disease? So it would seem. The council tied itself in a knot at Wednesday’s meeting over whether city streets should be named (or renamed) af...
Marietta Daily Journal / Posted 19 hours ago
IS THE MARIETTA CITY COUNCIL suffering from an outbreak of “hoof in mouth” disease? So it would seem. The council tied itself in a knot at Wednesday’s meeting over whether city streets should be named (or renamed) after living people. The setting... Read more
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Scottish Green Party
» Time to wake up to the stale state of Holyrood’s democracy Scottish GreensMonday, August 31st, 2015 Whatever you think of the prospect of Lady Mone, one
» Time to wake up to the stale state of Holyrood’s democracy Scottish Greens
Scottish Green Party / Posted yesterday
Monday, August 31st, 2015 Whatever you think of the prospect of Lady Mone, one thing should be clear by now. Every country deserves a system of government that is accountable to the people, and as long as an unelected House of Lords exists, the UK... Read more
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Pembroke Daily Observer
Chapeau Rectory Gallery opensALLUMETTE ISLAND – The citizens of Chapeau now have a centre for the arts to ca
Chapeau Rectory Gallery opens
Pembroke Daily Observer / Posted yesterday
ALLUMETTE ISLAND – The citizens of Chapeau now have a centre for the arts to call their own. On Saturday during Festival Chapeau, the Chapeau Rectory Gallery officially opened its doors to artists and the public alike. Thanks to the hard work of... Read more
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Sun Star
Visitors gush over falls in BoljoonCEBU -- When Boljoon town celebrates its founding anniversary nine weeks from n
Visitors gush over falls in Boljoon
Sun Star / Posted 2 days ago
CEBU -- When Boljoon town celebrates its founding anniversary nine weeks from now, visitors will have a discovery to gush over. Mayor Merlou Derama said that the town will launch a new attraction, a waterfall that some students and tourists have... Read more
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Marietta Daily Journal
Council frets over naming streets after living people - MARIETTA — City Council members debated Wednesday whether the city’s streets should be named after living people voicing concerns over whether those people could end up embarrassing the city....Council frets over naming streets after living people MARIETTA — City Council
Council frets over naming streets after living people - MARIETTA — City Council members debated Wednesday whether the city’s streets should be named after living people voicing concerns over whether those people could end up embarrassing the city....
Marietta Daily Journal / Posted 5 days ago
Council frets over naming streets after living people MARIETTA — City Council members debated Wednesday whether the city’s streets should be named after living people, voicing concerns over whether those people could end up embarrassing the... Read more
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Marietta Daily Journal
Marietta mayor wants artists on sidewalks with $100 permit - MARIETTA — Mayor Steve Tumlin said he is looking to give downtown business owners more control over what happens in front of their establishments. Tumlin is proposing an ordinance for bu...Marietta mayor wants artists on sidewalks with $100 permit MARIETTA — Mayor St
Marietta mayor wants artists on sidewalks with $100 permit - MARIETTA — Mayor Steve Tumlin said he is looking to give downtown business owners more control over what happens in front of their establishments. Tumlin is proposing an ordinance for bu...
Marietta Daily Journal / Posted 6 days ago
Marietta mayor wants artists on sidewalks with $100 permit MARIETTA — Mayor Steve Tumlin said he is looking to give downtown business owners more control over what happens in front of their establishments. Tumlin is proposing an ordinance for... Read more
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WDAM-TV Hattiesburg
Gulfport CVB aims to promote tourism along the coastAs Coast residents focused on picking up the pieces of what was left after the
Gulfport CVB aims to promote tourism along the coast
WDAM-TV Hattiesburg / Posted 6 days ago
As Coast residents focused on picking up the pieces of what was left after the storm, state leaders concentrated on creating a commission of several different entities that needed to recover quickly. One those of those areas — tourism. "When you... Read more
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FOX 8 New Orleans
Gulfport CVB aims to promote tourism along the coastAs Coast residents focused on picking up the pieces of what was left after the
Gulfport CVB aims to promote tourism along the coast
FOX 8 New Orleans / Posted 6 days ago
As Coast residents focused on picking up the pieces of what was left after the storm, state leaders concentrated on creating a commission of several different entities that needed to recover quickly. One those of those areas — tourism. "When you... Read more
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WLOX-TV Biloxi
Gulfport CVB aims to promote tourism along the coastAs Coast residents focused on picking up the pieces of what was left after the
Gulfport CVB aims to promote tourism along the coast
WLOX-TV Biloxi / Posted 7 days ago
As Coast residents focused on picking up the pieces of what was left after the storm, state leaders concentrated on creating a commission of several different entities that needed to recover quickly. One those of those areas — tourism. "When you... Read more
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Aircraft Maintenance Technology
Los Angeles poised to approve policy that would allow Uber, Lyft at LAXAug. 25--After weeks of debate over the potential risks and benefits of app-bas
Los Angeles poised to approve policy that would allow Uber, Lyft at LAX
Aircraft Maintenance Technology / Posted 7 days ago
Aug. 25--After weeks of debate over the potential risks and benefits of app-based ride services Los Angeles is poised to allow companies such as Uber and Lyft to operate side-by-side with taxis, picking up and dropping off passengers at the West... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Ogun Assembly Constitutes 20 Standing CommitteesAbeokuta — In its bid to ensure smooth running of legislative business in the S
Ogun Assembly Constitutes 20 Standing Committees
AllAfrica.com / Posted 8 days ago
Abeokuta — In its bid to ensure smooth running of legislative business in the State, the Ogun State House of Assembly has constituted 20 Standing Committees to oversee the affairs of ministries, departments and agencies in the state. The... Read more
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Online Recruitment
Paying above the living wage is good for business, says TenTel managing directorTenTel is a fast growing, independent Scottish telecoms business which is chall
Paying above the living wage is good for business, says TenTel managing director
Online Recruitment / Posted 8 days ago
TenTel is a fast growing, independent Scottish telecoms business which is challenging the big four telephone and broadband providers. Earlier this week it announced plans to create 40 new jobs in the Edinburgh area, many of which will be based in its... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Travel Packages Hurt Tourism, Says UNWTOThe growth in all-inclusive packages for foreign tourists has partly hurt earni
Travel Packages Hurt Tourism, Says UNWTO
AllAfrica.com / Posted 8 days ago
The growth in all-inclusive packages for foreign tourists has partly hurt earnings in the recovering tourism, visiting United World Tourism Organisation chief Taleb Rifai has said, re-igniting an on and off debate over the last 10 years. The pricing... Read more
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Scottish Green Party
» Our best hope of a secure economic future involves changing direction Scottish GreensSunday, August 23rd, 2015 A managed transition away from North Sea oil and gas
» Our best hope of a secure economic future involves changing direction Scottish Greens
Scottish Green Party / Posted 9 days ago
Sunday, August 23rd, 2015 A managed transition away from North Sea oil and gas is the only responsible course of action to secure Scottish jobs, writes Patrick Harvie. Since oil prices started to fluctuate in 2014, we’ve been hearing regular news... Read more
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West Moreland Gazette
News from the Gazette in years gone byAfter a gloriously fine morning the Kendal district on Sunday afternoon was vis
News from the Gazette in years gone by
West Moreland Gazette / Posted 10 days ago
After a gloriously fine morning the Kendal district on Sunday afternoon was visited by a heavy thunderstorm, accompanied by torrential rain. In the town three-quarters of an inch of rain fell. At the military camp on Longlands great discomfort was... Read more
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heraldscotland
Workers have little comeback against bad bosses, report saysMany fear to speak up in case they lose their jobs, while those who do want to
Workers have little comeback against bad bosses, report says
heraldscotland / Posted 12 days ago
Many fear to speak up in case they lose their jobs, while those who do want to go to an industrial tribunal face off-putting fees of up to £1,200. Meanwhile even if they win their case at a tribunal, only 42 per cent get all the money they are... Read more
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The Chattanoogan
Governor Bill Haslam And Tennessee Tourism Announce Record-Breaking Economic Impact NumbersGovernor Bill Haslam and Commissioner Kevin Triplett, Tennessee Department of T
Governor Bill Haslam And Tennessee Tourism Announce Record-Breaking Economic Impact Numbers
The Chattanoogan / Posted 14 days ago
Governor Bill Haslam and Commissioner Kevin Triplett, Tennessee Department of Tourist Development, on Tuesday announced during a special event at the Ryman Auditorium that tourism’s direct domestic and international travel expenditures reached $17.7... Read more
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WSMV Nashville
2014 was best year ever for Tennessee tourism2014 was a record-breaking year for tourism in Tennessee. Gov. Bill Haslam and
2014 was best year ever for Tennessee tourism
WSMV Nashville / Posted 14 days ago
2014 was a record-breaking year for tourism in Tennessee. Gov. Bill Haslam and Kevin Triplett, commissioner of the Tennessee Department of Tourist Development, announced the latest tourism numbers at a press conference at the Ryman Auditorium on... Read more
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The Pratt Tribune
City maintains 2015 levy for new budgetThe Pratt City Commission adopted a 2016 budget of $23.6 million, to be support
City maintains 2015 levy for new budget
The Pratt Tribune / Posted 14 days ago
The Pratt City Commission adopted a 2016 budget of $23.6 million, to be supported by $2 million in ad valorem taxes, at the estimated rate of 46.538 mils. The budget is slightly higher than 2015, while the levy is fractionally lower, reflecting a... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Nigeria Leader Goodluck Jonathan Visits MaraFormer Nigeria president Goodluck Jonathan is in Kenya for a three-day tour of
Nigeria Leader Goodluck Jonathan Visits Mara
AllAfrica.com / Posted 14 days ago
Former Nigeria president Goodluck Jonathan is in Kenya for a three-day tour of the Maasai Mara Game Reserve to witness the wildebeest migration. Mr Jonathan, who is accompanied by his wife and two children, has been booked at the new Angama Mara... Read more
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Negros Chronicle
Arnaiz bags P227M in tourism roadsAugust 16, 2015 Second district Congressman George Arnaiz has made a big mark
Arnaiz bags P227M in tourism roads
Negros Chronicle / Posted 15 days ago
August 16, 2015 Second district Congressman George Arnaiz has made a big mark in the progressive strides not only in his district but that of the entire province by causing the allocation and release of P227Million for the development of road... Read more
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SaukValley.com
Rock Falls names interim tourism directorJanell Loos, 43, of Sterling, had been doing some work for the new city departm
Rock Falls names interim tourism director
SaukValley.com / Posted 21 days ago
Janell Loos, 43, of Sterling, had been doing some work for the new city department as a member of the Tourism Committee. She started working there full time the last week of July. Loos had worked with the Rock Falls Days Inn for 2.5 years, where she... Read more
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Sun Star
Thrilling treks from Alegria to BadianADVENTURE-SEEKERS are finding thrills in exploring the Alegria-Badian River, wh
Thrilling treks from Alegria to Badian
Sun Star / Posted 23 days ago
ADVENTURE-SEEKERS are finding thrills in exploring the Alegria-Badian River, which the Provincial Government plans to promote as one of Cebu’s tourist destinations. “The clamor is there,” said Vice Gov. Agnes Magpale. In a popular canyoneering... Read more
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Scottish Green Party
» TORIES' GREEN CUTS: HARVIE URGES HOLYROOD INQUIRY Scottish GreensMonday, August 3rd, 2015 Patrick Harvie, Scottish Green MSP for Glasgow, has t
» TORIES' GREEN CUTS: HARVIE URGES HOLYROOD INQUIRY Scottish Greens
Scottish Green Party / Posted 29 days ago
Monday, August 3rd, 2015 Patrick Harvie, Scottish Green MSP for Glasgow, has today (3 Aug) written to the conveners of two key Holyrood committees, urging them to conduct an inquiry into the impact of recent UK Government decisions on Scotland’s... Read more
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Nanaimo News Bulletin
Summer festivals drive Nanaimo tourismNanaimo’s tourist industry is enjoying its best summer tourist season since 200
Summer festivals drive Nanaimo tourism
Nanaimo News Bulletin / Posted a month ago
Nanaimo’s tourist industry is enjoying its best summer tourist season since 2008. Tourism Nanaimo credits summer festivals such as the Nanaimo Dragon Boat Festival and events such as the B.C. Athletics Jamboree for driving up tourism numbers and... Read more
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Memphis Commercial Appeal
Council to hear plans to raise hotel tax, create fee to benefit convention centerMemphis City Council member Edmund Ford Jr. will present ordinances at Tuesday’
Council to hear plans to raise hotel tax, create fee to benefit convention center
Memphis Commercial Appeal / Posted 1 months ago
Memphis City Council member Edmund Ford Jr. will present ordinances at Tuesday’s meeting to raise taxes on hotel stays and create an overnight fee to raise money to replace or refurbish the Cook Convention Center. One of the ordinances would raise... Read more

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