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iol.co.za
Policies needed to deliver green goalREUTERSFile photo: Christiana Figueres, executive secretary of the UN Framework
Policies needed to deliver green goal
iol.co.za / Posted 5 hours ago
REUTERSFile photo: Christiana Figueres, executive secretary of the UN Framework Convention for Climate Change, said these emission reduction targets on their own would not keep the temperature increase below 2�. Cape Town - Government on all levels... Read more
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Berkshire Eagle
Retiring Lee town employees leave a legacy of longevityLEE >> Retirement parties have become a regular occurrence in Lee town go
Retiring Lee town employees leave a legacy of longevity
Berkshire Eagle / Posted 2 days ago
LEE >> Retirement parties have become a regular occurrence in Lee town government. On Friday, family, friends, current and former co-workers honored Barbara Thomson with a farewell luncheon as she ends a two-decade stint working in the... Read more
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The Post-Journal
First Woman Candidate Enters Lakewood Mayoral RaceBirrittieri announced her candidacy in a press release that focused on her ties
First Woman Candidate Enters Lakewood Mayoral Race
The Post-Journal / Posted 3 days ago
Birrittieri announced her candidacy in a press release that focused on her ties to the village and her varied professional background, along with her willingness to "work full time for our village as an elected leader." She'll be running as an... Read more
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New Jersey Herald
Vernon should do right thing for the VFWEditor: I was very disappointed with our mayor with regard to the Vernon VFW’s
Vernon should do right thing for the VFW
New Jersey Herald / Posted 3 days ago
Editor: I was very disappointed with our mayor with regard to the Vernon VFW’s plight. I had been under the impression that he was going to help these veterans. I was astonished that all he has done is say that he is sympathetic to their cause.... Read more
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Mineral Daily News-Tribune
FROM THE EDITOR'S DESK: Piedmont case is good example that training is needed for elected officials Two of Piedmont's prominent citizens continue to await a decision after testi
FROM THE EDITOR'S DESK: Piedmont case is good example that training is needed for elected officials
Mineral Daily News-Tribune / Posted 5 days ago
Two of Piedmont's prominent citizens continue to await a decision after testifying before the West Virginia Ethics Commission on July 23 that they... Read more
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WSFA 12 Montgomery
Spanish workers think historic tomb is picnic area, fill it with concrete(RNN) – Workers in Spain repaired granite slabs in what they thought was a brok
Spanish workers think historic tomb is picnic area, fill it with concrete
WSFA 12 Montgomery / Posted 5 days ago
(RNN) – Workers in Spain repaired granite slabs in what they thought was a broken picnic area. It turned out to be a 6,000-year-old tomb. The Neolithic tomb is on a national register of historic sites and was created by the first settlers of Cea, a... Read more
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FOX 6 News Birmingham
Spanish workers think historic tomb is picnic area, fill it with concrete(RNN) – Workers in Spain repaired granite slabs in what they thought was a brok
Spanish workers think historic tomb is picnic area, fill it with concrete
FOX 6 News Birmingham / Posted 5 days ago
(RNN) – Workers in Spain repaired granite slabs in what they thought was a broken picnic area. It turned out to be a 6,000-year-old tomb. The Neolithic tomb is on a national register of historic sites and was created by the first settlers of Cea, a... Read more
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Bluffton Today
Oliver Brown to seek return to Bluffton Town CouncilFormer Bluffton Town Councilman Oliver Brown is seeking a return to town govern
Oliver Brown to seek return to Bluffton Town Council
Bluffton Today / Posted 6 days ago
Former Bluffton Town Councilman Oliver Brown is seeking a return to town government. Brown filed Wednesday for the Nov. 3 council election, becoming the fourth challenger to enter the race. He could not immediately be reached Wednesday afternoon... Read more
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Eye Witness News
‘Unscrupulous’ initiation school operators brought to book Parliament has heard of the arrests of illegal initiation school operators in
‘Unscrupulous’ initiation school operators brought to book
Eye Witness News / Posted 6 days ago
Parliament has heard of the arrests of illegal initiation school operators in the North West and Limpopo. FILE: A picture of young boys from the Xhosa tribe attending a traditional... Read more
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The Daily Tar Heel
Carrboro residents split over proposed shopping center Shantan Krovvidi | Published 11 minutes ago Carrboro residents are divided ov
Carrboro residents split over proposed shopping center
The Daily Tar Heel / Posted 7 days ago
Shantan Krovvidi | Published 11 minutes ago Carrboro residents are divided over plans for a new shopping center in town. On July 9, the Carrboro Board of Aldermen unanimously approved the plans... Read more
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The News-Times
Bridgewater Senior Center expansion plannedBRIDGEWATER — Like all towns throughout the state, Bridgewater has an aging pop
Bridgewater Senior Center expansion planned
The News-Times / Posted 7 days ago
BRIDGEWATER — Like all towns throughout the state, Bridgewater has an aging population and changes are coming to the town’s Senior Center to accommodate that growing population. A 900-square-foot addition is planned for the east side of the... Read more
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The Manila Times
Relief goods airlifted to N. LuzonAugust 25, 2015 9:56 pm The Philippine Air Force (PAF) has airlifted an initia
Relief goods airlifted to N. Luzon
The Manila Times / Posted 7 days ago
August 25, 2015 9:56 pm The Philippine Air Force (PAF) has airlifted an initial batch of relief goods for residents in Ilocos Sur province affected by Typhoon Ineng. Col. Dennis Estrella, PAF Tactical Operation... Read more
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Las Cruces Sun-News
Mesilla trustees put off food truck decisionMESILLA >> The future of food trucks in Mesilla is still very much up in
Mesilla trustees put off food truck decision
Las Cruces Sun-News / Posted 8 days ago
MESILLA >> The future of food trucks in Mesilla is still very much up in the air, after Mesilla trustees put off a decision Monday about whether to even continue discussions on an ordinance allowing vendors to sell food in the town. Instead,... Read more
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Fairport - East Rochester Post
Victor comprehensive plan inkedVICTOR — It passed. After a laborious eight-year process that included meetings
Victor comprehensive plan inked
Fairport - East Rochester Post / Posted 8 days ago
VICTOR — It passed. After a laborious eight-year process that included meetings, studies, reports, debate, three public hearings, and intricate State Environmental Quality Review, Victor’s long-awaited comprehensive plan was approved Monday, Aug. 24.... Read more
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Wayne Post
Victor comprehensive plan inkedVICTOR — It passed. After a laborious eight-year process that included meetings
Victor comprehensive plan inked
Wayne Post / Posted 8 days ago
VICTOR — It passed. After a laborious eight-year process that included meetings, studies, reports, debate, three public hearings, and intricate State Environmental Quality Review, Victor’s long-awaited comprehensive plan was approved Monday, Aug. 24.... Read more
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Victor Post
Victor comprehensive plan inkedVICTOR — It passed. After a laborious eight-year process that included meetings
Victor comprehensive plan inked
Victor Post / Posted 8 days ago
VICTOR — It passed. After a laborious eight-year process that included meetings, studies, reports, debate, three public hearings, and intricate State Environmental Quality Review, Victor’s long-awaited comprehensive plan was approved Monday, Aug. 24.... Read more
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Henrietta Post
Victor comprehensive plan inkedVICTOR — It passed. After a laborious eight-year process that included meetings
Victor comprehensive plan inked
Henrietta Post / Posted 8 days ago
VICTOR — It passed. After a laborious eight-year process that included meetings, studies, reports, debate, three public hearings, and intricate State Environmental Quality Review, Victor’s long-awaited comprehensive plan was approved Monday, Aug. 24.... Read more
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WestportNow
Cinema Initiative Seeks Additional FundingTo the Editor: Dear fellow Westporters: If you want an independent movie thea
Cinema Initiative Seeks Additional Funding
WestportNow / Posted 10 days ago
To the Editor: Dear fellow Westporters: If you want an independent movie theater in Westport, now is the moment to make your investment in our town. The Westport Cinema Initiative, a volunteer-driven organization, is in a crucial place in its... Read more
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Marin Independent Journal
Marin IJ Readers’ Forum for Aug. 22Parks chief defends Pacheco Meadow plan With regard to the management of Pache
Marin IJ Readers’ Forum for Aug. 22
Marin Independent Journal / Posted 11 days ago
Parks chief defends Pacheco Meadow plan With regard to the management of Pacheco Meadow, Dick Spotswood (IJ, Aug. 16) asks the county to think outside the box. This is ironic because it’s exactly what the county is doing. The scientific knowledge... Read more
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The Record-Journal
Southington overdevelopment group formedSOUTHINGTON — A newly-formed group plan to meeting monthly beginning next week
Southington overdevelopment group formed
The Record-Journal / Posted 13 days ago
SOUTHINGTON — A newly-formed group plan to meeting monthly beginning next week to combat overdevelopment in town. But Republican town officials question whether Southington Citizens Against Overdevelopment is politically motivated and spearheaded by... Read more
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Eye Witness News
Govt: Oudtshoorn will be politically stable in 6 months The municipality was on Monday officially placed under administration. FILE:
Govt: Oudtshoorn will be politically stable in 6 months
Eye Witness News / Posted 15 days ago
The municipality was on Monday officially placed under administration. FILE: MEC Anton Bredell has revealed several interventions, by national and provincial government. Picture:... Read more
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KOB 4 Albuquerque
Police sergeant charged in connection to physical encounter with Taos manCreated: 08/17/2015 8:29 AM By: Elizabeth Reed, KOB.com One of the Taos polic
Police sergeant charged in connection to physical encounter with Taos man
KOB 4 Albuquerque / Posted 15 days ago
Created: 08/17/2015 8:29 AM By: Elizabeth Reed, KOB.com One of the Taos police officers accused of roughing up a man while investigating a noise complaint in June is now facing charges in connection to the incident. The Taos News reports Sgt. Jani... Read more
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KRDO Colorado Springs
Private security considered for Manitou SpringsThe police chief of Manitou Springs said more service calls and fewer officers
Private security considered for Manitou Springs
KRDO Colorado Springs / Posted 16 days ago
The police chief of Manitou Springs said more service calls and fewer officers have made it impossible to conduct the desired number of foot patrols downtown where panhandling and other undesirable behavior have raised concern. Chief Joe Ribeiro... Read more
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The Nashua Telegraph
5 years in, fight for field continuesHUDSON - In the weeks leading up to his unexpected death in March 2010, 11-year
5 years in, fight for field continues
The Nashua Telegraph / Posted 17 days ago
HUDSON - In the weeks leading up to his unexpected death in March 2010, 11-year-old Zachary M. Tompkins eternalized his idea of a beautiful football field in a clay plate he made with the words "Hudson-Litchfield Zach's Stadium Home of the Bears"... Read more
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Quincy Herald-Whig
Yemeni rebels withdraw from a provincial capital in southSANAA, Yemen (AP) - Yemen's anti-rebel fighters said Saturday they took over th
Yemeni rebels withdraw from a provincial capital in south
Quincy Herald-Whig / Posted 17 days ago
SANAA, Yemen (AP) - Yemen's anti-rebel fighters said Saturday they took over the capital of the southern Shabwah province, as officials close to the Iran-allied rebels confirmed they withdrew from the town after coming under attack. Groups fighting... Read more
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The News & Observer
Cary selects interim town manager | News & Observer Deputy Town Manager Mike Bajorek selected as interim town m
Cary selects interim town manager
The News & Observer / Posted 18 days ago
| News & Observer Deputy Town Manager Mike Bajorek selected as interim town manager He will start on Oct. 1 after Town Manager Ben Shivar retires He began working for the town of Cary in 1988 as assistant director... Read more
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Daily Mail
Family of bullied teen sues town after he shot himself in the headFamily of bullied teen sues wealthy Connecticut town and school after he shot h
Family of bullied teen sues town after he shot himself in the head
Daily Mail / Posted 19 days ago
Family of bullied teen sues wealthy Connecticut town and school after he shot himself in the head on the first day of school Bart Palosz, 15, was bullied for being tall, heavy, having acne and being from Poland The family brought daily incidents of... Read more
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The Suffolk Times
Democratic candidates come out against short-term rental lawSouthold Town Democratic Committee candidates (from left) Debbie O’Kane, Damon
Democratic candidates come out against short-term rental law
The Suffolk Times / Posted 19 days ago
Southold Town Democratic Committee candidates (from left) Debbie O’Kane, Damon Rallis and Albie De Kerillis. The three Democratic candidates running for Southold Town Board issued a joint statement Wednesday night calling on the town to abandon its... Read more
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The New Canaan News
Nowacki, Williams make fall ballotRetired media advertising executive Michael Nowacki and Town Councilman E. Roge
Nowacki, Williams make fall ballot
The New Canaan News / Posted 20 days ago
Retired media advertising executive Michael Nowacki and Town Councilman E. Roger Williams, a media executive, have successfully submitted signatures to get on the November ballot to run for first selectman and town council, respectively. With New... Read more
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KOB 4 Albuquerque
Parents sue schools, wealthy town over son's suicideCreated: 08/12/2015 2:26 PM GREENWICH, Conn. (AP) — The parents of a 15-year-o
Parents sue schools, wealthy town over son's suicide
KOB 4 Albuquerque / Posted 20 days ago
Created: 08/12/2015 2:26 PM GREENWICH, Conn. (AP) — The parents of a 15-year-old Connecticut boy who killed himself in 2013 are suing the schools and town government in the wealthy community of Greenwich, saying local officials failed to adequately... Read more
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Lebanon Daily News
Parents sue schools, wealthy town over son's suicideThe parents of a 15-year-old Connecticut boy who killed himself in 2013 filed a
Parents sue schools, wealthy town over son's suicide
Lebanon Daily News / Posted 20 days ago
The parents of a 15-year-old Connecticut boy who killed himself in 2013 filed a wrongful death suit Wednesday against the schools and town government in the wealthy community of Greenwich, saying local officials failed to adequately address the years... Read more
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Bennington Banner
Parents sue schools, wealthy town over son's suicideGREENWICH, Conn. (AP) — The parents of a 15-year-old Connecticut boy who killed
Parents sue schools, wealthy town over son's suicide
Bennington Banner / Posted 20 days ago
GREENWICH, Conn. (AP) — The parents of a 15-year-old Connecticut boy who killed himself in 2013 are suing the schools and town government in the wealthy community of Greenwich, saying local officials failed to adequately address the years of bullying... Read more
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The News-Times
Primary set for Bethel selectman raceBETHEL — The chairman of the town’s Republican party has collected enough signa
Primary set for Bethel selectman race
The News-Times / Posted 20 days ago
BETHEL — The chairman of the town’s Republican party has collected enough signatures to force a Republican primary for first selectman. The primary will be held Wednesday, Sept. 16. Duff lost the race to First Selectman Matt Knickerbocker in... Read more
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NBC 10 Providence
Budget cuts hit North Attleborough fire servicesWhen Roger LaBonte fell inside his home two months ago, he thought it was the e
Budget cuts hit North Attleborough fire services
NBC 10 Providence / Posted 22 days ago
When Roger LaBonte fell inside his home two months ago, he thought it was the end of the road. "I said, 'I guess this is what it means to die,'" LaBonte said. When his daughter finally called 911, LaBonte said it took firefighters about 10 minutes... Read more
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Highlands Today
LP considers town charter changesLAKE PLACID — Proposed changes to the town charter would shift some of the duti
LP considers town charter changes
Highlands Today / Posted 24 days ago
LAKE PLACID — Proposed changes to the town charter would shift some of the duties and authority among the town council, mayor and town administrator. Vice Mayor Ray Royce said the council will discuss at Monday’s council meeting proposals for... Read more
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Spartanburg Herald-Journal
Lyman mayor denies charges of misconduct in officeOn Wednesday, the South Carolina Law Enforcement Division arrested Turner and c
Lyman mayor denies charges of misconduct in office
Spartanburg Herald-Journal / Posted 24 days ago
On Wednesday, the South Carolina Law Enforcement Division arrested Turner and charged him with wiretapping, misconduct in office and misconduct in office by a public official. He has been released on bond. Turner's attorney, Andrew Johnston,... Read more
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Las Cruces Sun-News
Mesilla trustees to discuss food trucks MondayLAS CRUCES >> A 120-day moratorium has ended on food trucks operating in
Mesilla trustees to discuss food trucks Monday
Las Cruces Sun-News / Posted 24 days ago
LAS CRUCES >> A 120-day moratorium has ended on food trucks operating in Mesilla. So, the Mesilla board of trustees will conduct a work session at 5:30 p.m. Monday at Mesilla Town Hall, 2231 Avenida de Mesilla, to discuss a proposed ordinance... Read more
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Spartanburg Herald-Journal
Lyman mayor denies charges of misconduct in officeOn Wednesday, Turner was arrested and charged with wiretapping, misconduct in o
Lyman mayor denies charges of misconduct in office
Spartanburg Herald-Journal / Posted 25 days ago
On Wednesday, Turner was arrested and charged with wiretapping, misconduct in office and misconduct in office by a public official, by the South Carolina Law Enforcement Division. He has been released on bond. Turner’s attorney, Andrew Johnston,... Read more
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Bluffton Today
Two Bluffton Town Council challengers file; Sulka, Huffman to seek re-electionTwo challengers have filed to run for Town Council since qualifying for Bluffto
Two Bluffton Town Council challengers file; Sulka, Huffman to seek re-election
Bluffton Today / Posted 25 days ago
Two challengers have filed to run for Town Council since qualifying for Bluffton’s November municipal election began Thursday. Old Town resident Dan Wood and Bluffton Village resident Brendan Downey are seeking one of two open seats on council.... Read more
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hcam.tv
Board of Selectmen Agenda for Meeting Tuesday August 11th 2015CALL TO ORDER 1. EXECUTIVE SESSION (ROOM 211) i. ​EXECUTIVE SESSION MINUTES (
Board of Selectmen Agenda for Meeting Tuesday August 11th 2015
hcam.tv / Posted 25 days ago
CALL TO ORDER 1. EXECUTIVE SESSION (ROOM 211) i. ​EXECUTIVE SESSION MINUTES (ACTION) The Board will consider approving executive session minutes: 6/23/15; 7/14/15; 7/29/15 ii. CONTRACT NEGOTIATIONS, LITIGATION AND REAL PROPERTY 1. To discuss... Read more
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Bangor Daily News
Millinocket residents approve school budget by one-vote marginMILLINOCKET, Maine — Residents approved the school system’s $6.18 million budge
Millinocket residents approve school budget by one-vote margin
Bangor Daily News / Posted 26 days ago
MILLINOCKET, Maine — Residents approved the school system’s $6.18 million budget for the 2015-16 fiscal year by a single vote — 168-167 — in a validation election held Tuesday. The one-vote margin even surprised Town Clerk Roxanne Johnson, who... Read more
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The Daily Voice - Westport
30 of 36 Westport RTM Members Running For Re-electionWESTPORT, Conn. – Thirty of the 36 members of the Representative Town Meeting (
30 of 36 Westport RTM Members Running For Re-election
The Daily Voice - Westport / Posted 26 days ago
WESTPORT, Conn. – Thirty of the 36 members of the Representative Town Meeting (RTM) plan to seek re-election this fall, according to Town Clerk Patricia Strauss. Representation on the RTM, a non-partisan legislative body, is based on population from... Read more
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The News-Times
Schaghticoke roof replacement on Town Council agendaNEW MILFORD — Replacing the roof at Schaghticoke Middle School has been put in
Schaghticoke roof replacement on Town Council agenda
The News-Times / Posted 26 days ago
NEW MILFORD — Replacing the roof at Schaghticoke Middle School has been put in the hands of New Milford town government and the Town Council will take up the project at its Monday meeting. Plans were being made to replace the 94,000-square-foot roof... Read more
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Rutland Herald
Good news from Rutland TownIt has been said by many over the years that if it isn�t controversial the medi
Good news from Rutland Town
Rutland Herald / Posted 27 days ago
It has been said by many over the years that if it isn�t controversial the media want nothing to do with it. I suppose that tabloid journalism has had as much to do with that as anything else, since the theory has always been in the print media that... Read more
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Fort Myers Beach Bulletin & Observer
Town reconfirms stance on frackingThe issue of fracking is such a sensitive issue on Fort Myers Beach that the to
Town reconfirms stance on fracking
Fort Myers Beach Bulletin & Observer / Posted 27 days ago
The issue of fracking is such a sensitive issue on Fort Myers Beach that the town decided it needed to vote on it twice. After approving the measure two months ago to support a statewide ban of hydraulic fracturing, acid fracturing and any kind of... Read more
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hcam.tv
HHS Top of the Hill Class of 2015The Hopkinton High School Top of the Hill Program honors alumni for their excep
HHS Top of the Hill Class of 2015
hcam.tv / Posted 27 days ago
The Hopkinton High School Top of the Hill Program honors alumni for their exceptional achievements and contributions to society. This program is brought to you by The Hopkinton Parent Teacher Association, The Hopkinton Education Foundation, and the... Read more
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The Record-Journal
Friends, family remember Southington’s Ruth Riccio with plaqueSOUTHINGTON – Ruth E. Riccio’s volunteer work and memory was honored Tuesday wi
Friends, family remember Southington’s Ruth Riccio with plaque
The Record-Journal / Posted 28 days ago
SOUTHINGTON – Ruth E. Riccio’s volunteer work and memory was honored Tuesday with the dedication of a plaque on the Riccio building on North Main Street. Members of the Southington High School 1957 class erected the plaque and said Riccio was the... Read more
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Op-Ed News
Why Won't Bernie Talk About War?If your local city or town government spent 54% of its funds on an immoral, dis
Why Won't Bernie Talk About War?
Op-Ed News / Posted 28 days ago
If your local city or town government spent 54% of its funds on an immoral, disastrous, and unpopular project, and your brave, populist, socialist candidate for mayor virtually never acknowledged its existence, would you think something was wrong?... Read more
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Greenwich Time
Downed tree? Flooded street? There’s an app for thatSee a problem in Greenwich that needs the town’s immediate attention? There’s a
Downed tree? Flooded street? There’s an app for that
Greenwich Time / Posted 29 days ago
See a problem in Greenwich that needs the town’s immediate attention? There’s an app for that. The town has officially unveiled its new Access Greenwich application for smart phones. People downloading the free app will have the ability to directly... Read more
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WestportNow
30 RTMers Seek Reelection, Six Seats OpenWestport Town Clerk Patricia Strauss announced today that 30 of the 36 members,
30 RTMers Seek Reelection, Six Seats Open
WestportNow / Posted 29 days ago
Westport Town Clerk Patricia Strauss announced today that 30 of the 36 members, 83 percent, of the Representative Town Meeting (RTM) plan to seek re-election this fall for the nonpartisan legislative body. The RTM is based on population from nine... Read more
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