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The Daily Siftings Herald
Pregnancy Resource Center for Southwest Arkansas touts third year of servicefrom churches and individuals. We have had people to tell us they appreciate wh
Pregnancy Resource Center for Southwest Arkansas touts third year of service
The Daily Siftings Herald / Posted an hour ago
from churches and individuals. We have had people to tell us they appreciate what we do and how thankful they are for the services we offer," said Hankins. Hankins did not expect the center to take off to the extent it has. "One of the first... Read more
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The Daily Sentinel
September 27, 2016are setting up experiment for failure with homeless situation Monday’s above-t
September 27, 2016
The Daily Sentinel / Posted 2 hours ago
are setting up experiment for failure with homeless situation Monday’s above-the-fold headline about drastic cuts in services for the local homeless was certainly underplayed. According to the shelter, use is up. Heck, actually according to... Read more
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The Record
34 false things Donald Trump said at the first presidential debatea year." (The trade deficit last year was $532 billion. It rises to $746 billio
34 false things Donald Trump said at the first presidential debate
The Record / Posted 6 hours ago
a year." (The trade deficit last year was $532 billion. It rises to $746 billion when only goods are counted, not the services at which the U.S. excels, but Trump did not specify he was excluding the U.S.'s strength.) 20) Falsely said "wrong,... Read more
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Gazette News
Thousands pledged to stop London gangs trying to recruit vulnerable adults in Colchesterway to stopping the chain.” The money will be used to employ a full-time commu
Thousands pledged to stop London gangs trying to recruit vulnerable adults in Colchester
Gazette News / Posted 6 hours ago
way to stopping the chain.” The money will be used to employ a full-time community safety support worker for one year and volunteer ex-gang members will also be recruited to take part. Mr Lilley added: “It’s very important that we have people... Read more
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Gazette News
Fund will tackle vulnerable adults being targeted by drug gangsway to stopping the chain.” The money will be used to employ a full-time commu
Fund will tackle vulnerable adults being targeted by drug gangs
Gazette News / Posted 11 hours ago
way to stopping the chain.” The money will be used to employ a full-time community safety support worker for one year and volunteer ex-gang members will also be recruited to take part. Mr Lilley added: “It’s very important that we have people... Read more
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St. Catharines Standard
Rural fire hall discussed at Port Colborne councilPort Colborne council members discussed the possibility of a rural fire hall du
Rural fire hall discussed at Port Colborne council
St. Catharines Standard / Posted 14 hours ago
Port Colborne council members discussed the possibility of a rural fire hall during the meeting of the committee of the whole on Monday night. Fire Chief Tom Cartwright brought the issue to the table by presenting council with a report done by the... Read more
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Niagara Falls Review
Rural fire hall discussed at Port Colborne councilPort Colborne council members discussed the possibility of a rural fire hall du
Rural fire hall discussed at Port Colborne council
Niagara Falls Review / Posted 14 hours ago
Port Colborne council members discussed the possibility of a rural fire hall during the meeting of the committee of the whole on Monday night. Fire Chief Tom Cartwright brought the issue to the table by presenting council with a report done by the... Read more
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Welland Tribune
Rural fire hall discussed at Port Colborne councilPort Colborne council members discussed the possibility of a rural fire hall du
Rural fire hall discussed at Port Colborne council
Welland Tribune / Posted 14 hours ago
Port Colborne council members discussed the possibility of a rural fire hall during the meeting of the committee of the whole on Monday night. Fire Chief Tom Cartwright brought the issue to the table by presenting council with a report done by the... Read more
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Greenwich Time
Things to do in and around GreenwichSholom, 300 East Putnam Ave., Greenwich. Admission is free. Program is cosponso
Things to do in and around Greenwich
Greenwich Time / Posted 21 hours ago
Sholom, 300 East Putnam Ave., Greenwich. Admission is free. Program is cosponsored by Temple Sholom and Jewish Family Services of Greenwich. RSVP to Alice Schoen at 203-542-7165 or alice.schoen@templesholom.com. Designed for high school... Read more
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Pincher Creek Echo
Town meets with Pincher Planters; STARSPlanters, reaffirmed the Planter’s desire to continue their work, and to apply
Town meets with Pincher Planters; STARS
Pincher Creek Echo / Posted 23 hours ago
Planters, reaffirmed the Planter’s desire to continue their work, and to apply for joint funding for 2017 at last Monday’s council meeting. “Let’s make sure we have priorities, as the Town’s infrastructure must have top priority… there are more... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
What our Auckland mayoral candidates want to offer our communitiesworsened by addiction, mental health or indebtedness, we need a policy of housi
What our Auckland mayoral candidates want to offer our communities
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 23 hours ago
worsened by addiction, mental health or indebtedness, we need a policy of housing them first and then providing wraparound services to address the things that caused them to be homeless. This is a proven and effective strategy which the council can... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
What our Auckland mayoral candidates want to offer our communitiesworsened by addiction, mental health or indebtedness, we need a policy of housi
What our Auckland mayoral candidates want to offer our communities
The New Zealand Herald / Posted yesterday
worsened by addiction, mental health or indebtedness, we need a policy of housing them first and then providing wraparound services to address the things that caused them to be homeless. This is a proven and effective strategy which the council can... Read more
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Jacksonville Daily Record
Pro bono spotlight: Attorneys get to share great news at Ask-A-Lawyerestate would be simple to complete and the attorney he spoke with agreed to ass
Pro bono spotlight: Attorneys get to share great news at Ask-A-Lawyer
Jacksonville Daily Record / Posted yesterday
estate would be simple to complete and the attorney he spoke with agreed to assist him. Over and over again, the volunteer attorneys received expressions of gratitude and appreciation. �I know what to do now.� �Things aren�t as bad as I... Read more
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Negros Chronicle
NegrosChronicle.comWhat’s new in the city council? Plenty First, councilors are now free to initia
NegrosChronicle.com
Negros Chronicle / Posted yesterday
What’s new in the city council? Plenty First, councilors are now free to initiate investigations, probes and explore city problems and recommend strategic solutions to the mayor before legislation; Second, citizens are now invited to join committee... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Israel/Palestine - FIFA Sponsoring Games On Seized Landmonitoring committee to resolve the issue, and the committee says it will submi
Israel/Palestine - FIFA Sponsoring Games On Seized Land
AllAfrica.com / Posted yesterday
monitoring committee to resolve the issue, and the committee says it will submit its recommendations to an October 13 FIFA Council meeting in Zurich. Human Rights Watch's research suggests, however, that the issue is not merely a dispute between... Read more
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The Daily Jeffersonian
SALT Factory begins 25th seasonwholesome to do and a safe place to go, local Christians, under the auspices of
SALT Factory begins 25th season
The Daily Jeffersonian / Posted yesterday
wholesome to do and a safe place to go, local Christians, under the auspices of the United Methodist Church District Council on Ministries Committee, seek to offer an alternative by providing a place for youth activities that radiates a... Read more
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KCBD-TV Lubbock
Phoenix woman's indoor camera catches attempted pig-nappingstudents. She studied for a semester in Alicante, Spain and also earned a degre
Phoenix woman's indoor camera catches attempted pig-napping
KCBD-TV Lubbock / Posted yesterday
students. She studied for a semester in Alicante, Spain and also earned a degree in Spanish at ASU. She is proud to serve as a member of United Blood Services’ Community Leadership Council, a volunteer advisory board for the UB... Read more
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Vail Daily
Town of Avon taking new approach to eventsgoals realized on that stage, and events in general, and what those goals are.
Town of Avon taking new approach to events
Vail Daily / Posted yesterday
goals realized on that stage, and events in general, and what those goals are. In a special meeting called by the town council that lasted nearly 5 hours, all things events dominated the conversation Wednesday evening from the big questions to... Read more
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Daily Liberal
High need for DV servicesWellington, is 2.8 times greater than the average, while in Coonamble it’s 3.7
High need for DV services
Daily Liberal / Posted yesterday
Wellington, is 2.8 times greater than the average, while in Coonamble it’s 3.7 times higher. Speaking to Dubbo Regional Council, DNC board member Tina Reynolds said the team had provided care and support to numerous families and... Read more
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Daytona Beach News-Journal
List of Area Recreation Groups for Monday, Sept. 26Beach Amateur Radio Association: 386-226-6418, 386-308-0195; kj4mnw@arrl.net.
List of Area Recreation Groups for Monday, Sept. 26
Daytona Beach News-Journal / Posted yesterday
Beach Amateur Radio Association: 386-226-6418, 386-308-0195; kj4mnw@arrl.net. 26. Daytona Beach Beta Sigma Phi City Council: 386-756-4581 or betasigmaphidaytonabeach.weebly.com. 27. Daytona Beach Boat Club: 386-441-8496. 28. Daytona Beach... Read more
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Grande Prairie Daily Herald-Tribune
Nominations due for volunteer awardsOct. 1 for outstanding community members to receive the Bill Bowes and George R
Nominations due for volunteer awards
Grande Prairie Daily Herald-Tribune / Posted yesterday
Oct. 1 for outstanding community members to receive the Bill Bowes and George Repka awards at an upcoming event recognizing volunteers. The two awards have previously been presented during a regular council meeting. That changes this year, with a... Read more
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New Haven Independent
Gateway To Induct 4GCC Foundation relies on the generous patronage of corporate and community lead
Gateway To Induct 4
New Haven Independent / Posted 2 days ago
GCC Foundation relies on the generous patronage of corporate and community leaders and a cadre of enthusiastic and caring volunteers, to make the Hall of Fame Induction and Reception a successful event. Mimi Lines, Secretary, Gateway Foundation... Read more
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Nottingham Post
Meet Bomber the search dog who helps police find missing peoplewhile others enjoy going for walks – but Bomber the search dog prefers to spend
Meet Bomber the search dog who helps police find missing people
Nottingham Post / Posted 2 days ago
while others enjoy going for walks – but Bomber the search dog prefers to spend his spare time assisting the emergency services. Professional dog walker Charlie Canlin has been training the four-year-old border collie to find casualties using... Read more
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Greenwich Time
Things to do in and around GreenwichTrump National Golf Club in Briarcliff Manor, N.Y. Funds raised by the event wi
Things to do in and around Greenwich
Greenwich Time / Posted 2 days ago
Trump National Golf Club in Briarcliff Manor, N.Y. Funds raised by the event will benefit Abilis’s art therapeutic and life services programs. Rain or shine. Begins at 9:30 a.m. For information, visit http://www.501auctions.com/golf4abilis. ESL... Read more
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Summit Daily News
Town of Avon taking new approach to hosting eventsgoals realized on that stage, and events in general, and what those goals are.
Town of Avon taking new approach to hosting events
Summit Daily News / Posted 2 days ago
goals realized on that stage, and events in general, and what those goals are. In a special meeting called by the town council that lasted nearly five hours, all things events dominated the conversation Wednesday evening from the big questions... Read more
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The Record Searchlight
Schreder finds allies, critics in shaking up homeless servicesproblem, sources directly involved in the behind-the-scenes discussions have to
Schreder finds allies, critics in shaking up homeless services
The Record Searchlight / Posted 2 days ago
problem, sources directly involved in the behind-the-scenes discussions have told the Record Searchlight. Redding Councilwoman Kristen Schreder, who initiated the plan and has convened dozens of meetings and raised more than $126,500 to... Read more
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Baltimore Sun
Harford bar association to offer free wills for first responders next monthFoundation board member and attorney with Stark & Keenan of Bel Air, said durin
Harford bar association to offer free wills for first responders next month
Baltimore Sun / Posted 2 days ago
Foundation board member and attorney with Stark & Keenan of Bel Air, said during a presentation before the Harford County Council earlier this week. During the same council session, legislation was introduced under the sponsorship of County... Read more
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The Borneo Post
Stall owners lament relocation of Miri Handicraft Centreindeed, a centre of activities for all Mirians, regardless of race and religion
Stall owners lament relocation of Miri Handicraft Centre
The Borneo Post / Posted 3 days ago
indeed, a centre of activities for all Mirians, regardless of race and religion,” said H Chow, a long-serving Red Crescent volunteer in the Division. “There were many sales, and as students, and later as employees and government servants, we... Read more
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Brainerd Dispatch
2016 Voter's Guide: Staples City CouncilPublic office experience: City Council two years, Planning and Zoning 10-plus y
2016 Voter's Guide: Staples City Council
Brainerd Dispatch / Posted 3 days ago
Public office experience: City Council two years, Planning and Zoning 10-plus years. Why are the you the best candidate for the job? "I am the best candidate because I am a lifelong resident of Staples. I am very passionate about the community,... Read more
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The Register NorthJersey.com
Verona Green Business Program welcomes two businessesTwo businesses were welcomed into Verona's Green Business Recognition Program a
Verona Green Business Program welcomes two businesses
The Register NorthJersey.com / Posted 3 days ago
Two businesses were welcomed into Verona's Green Business Recognition Program at a recent Township Council meeting for demonstrating a commitment to sustainability. Muse Marketing Group and the Electric Spokes Company, both located on Bloomfield... Read more
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Salem News
ON THE CALENDAR THIS WEEKU.S. Route 30; $7 for adults, $5 for children ages 6-12. All-you-can-eat panca
ON THE CALENDAR THIS WEEK
Salem News / Posted 3 days ago
U.S. Route 30; $7 for adults, $5 for children ages 6-12. All-you-can-eat pancake and sausage breakfast, 7-11 a.m., Winona Volunteer Fire Department. EAST LIVERPOOL Red Sam Shaffer Barn Pavilion's pancake breakfast, 8 a.m.-noon. Trading Post open... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Forbes flooding history: Will it be 1990 levels?Will history be repeated? Forbes faces major flooding predicted to be 'similar
Forbes flooding history: Will it be 1990 levels?
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 3 days ago
Will history be repeated? Forbes faces major flooding predicted to be 'similar to 1990' Photo: Salvation Army store volunteer, Arthur Brown, takes a break from helping with sandbagging in the flooded town of Forbes. (ABC Central West: Luke... Read more
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Greenwich Time
Things to do in and around Greenwichhour with silent auction and a seated dinner and live aucation with auctioneer
Things to do in and around Greenwich
Greenwich Time / Posted 3 days ago
hour with silent auction and a seated dinner and live aucation with auctioneer Simon Teakle. At Home in Greenwich provides services, social connections and events for Greenwich seniors to allow them to stay in their homes as they age. Silent... Read more
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ajc.com
Does crisis training for cops really work?more than 200 miles from the Moultrie Police Department, said the training he c
Does crisis training for cops really work?
ajc.com / Posted 3 days ago
more than 200 miles from the Moultrie Police Department, said the training he completed in 2010 changed his career. He now volunteers to train officers to avoid or minimize use of force when possible. ‘Touchy, feely, sensitivity-type... Read more
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Greenwich Time
Things to do in and around Greenwichhour with silent auction and a seated dinner and live aucation with auctioneer
Things to do in and around Greenwich
Greenwich Time / Posted 3 days ago
hour with silent auction and a seated dinner and live aucation with auctioneer Simon Teakle. At Home in Greenwich provides services, social connections and events for Greenwich seniors to allow them to stay in their homes as they age. Silent... Read more
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The Mercury News
Seven vie for two seats on Fremont City CouncilSeven candidates will be running for two seats on the Fremont City Council in t
Seven vie for two seats on Fremont City Council
The Mercury News / Posted 3 days ago
Seven candidates will be running for two seats on the Fremont City Council in the Nov. 8 election. One of the seats belongs to Suzanne Lee Chan, who will term out at the end of the year. Councilman Vinnie Bacon, whose seat also will be up, is... Read more
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Campbell River Mirror
New tourism strategy launching this fallCity council has approved a new tourism strategy following a year of transition
New tourism strategy launching this fall
Campbell River Mirror / Posted 4 days ago
City council has approved a new tourism strategy following a year of transition prompted by the dissolution of the city’s former economic development arm, Rivercorp. Since early this year the city, with the help of consultants, the community and... Read more
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CBC.ca
Bob Cole, Lawrence Hill among Order of Canada recipients to be honoured at Rideau Halland has strengthened many major corporations, organizations and educational ins
Bob Cole, Lawrence Hill among Order of Canada recipients to be honoured at Rideau Hall
CBC.ca / Posted 4 days ago
and has strengthened many major corporations, organizations and educational institutions. He is a patron of the arts and a volunteer, and has played a pivotal role within the Montreal Museum of Fine Arts, notably as the chair of its board of... Read more
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Bangor Daily News
Endangered Maine ‘church ladies’ live their faith, support their communitieshigh school senior, shoe vouchers for children in low-income families, support
Endangered Maine ‘church ladies’ live their faith, support their communities
Bangor Daily News / Posted 4 days ago
high school senior, shoe vouchers for children in low-income families, support for the nearby H.O.M.E. cooperative and services for migrant workers harvesting the blueberry crop in the Down East region. Story continues below advertisement. In... Read more
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chad
Scheme to prevent 'bed-blocking' at King's Mill saves NHS £1m a yearA council scheme to reduce hospital “bed blocking” in Mansfield and Ashfield ha
Scheme to prevent 'bed-blocking' at King's Mill saves NHS £1m a year
chad / Posted 4 days ago
A council scheme to reduce hospital “bed blocking” in Mansfield and Ashfield has saved the NHS £1.3million a year according to a new report. Since 2014, the scheme has been running at King’s Mill Hospital in Sutton to help patients who can’t leave... Read more
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Lancashire Telegraph
Legal vow over East Lancashire libraries reviewover controversial plans to close more than 20 libraries in East Lancashire. A
Legal vow over East Lancashire libraries review
Lancashire Telegraph / Posted 4 days ago
over controversial plans to close more than 20 libraries in East Lancashire. An 11th-hour bid to halt Lancashire County Council’s property review, also affecting children’s and day care centres, was successful last night. MORE TOP STORIES: The... Read more
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Vancouver Business Journal
Movers & ShakersState University. He has served as a board member for the Vancouver Salmon Cree
Movers & Shakers
Vancouver Business Journal / Posted 4 days ago
State University. He has served as a board member for the Vancouver Salmon Creek Little League since 2010, is an active volunteer with a local Boy Scouts of America Cub Scout Pack and Boy Scout Troop, and serves as president of the Oregon Credit... Read more
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WA Today
Perth tough-love rehab Shalom House faces toughest battle yetPerth rehab centre Shalom House is being overwhelmed with desperate addicts ple
Perth tough-love rehab Shalom House faces toughest battle yet
WA Today / Posted 4 days ago
Perth rehab centre Shalom House is being overwhelmed with desperate addicts pleading for places, even as the local council pursues court action against it. The not-for-profit, long-term facility in Henley Brook houses addicts who volunteer... Read more
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Manila Standard Today
VP, JV address housing backlogSAN JUAN CITY—Vice President Leni Robredo, chairperson of the Housing and Urban
VP, JV address housing backlog
Manila Standard Today / Posted 4 days ago
SAN JUAN CITY—Vice President Leni Robredo, chairperson of the Housing and Urban Development Coordinating Council (HUDCC), visited St. Joseph Ville, a housing project in this city, on Thursday in line with her agreement with Senator Joseph Victor... Read more
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Manitoulin Expositor
Historical Society wants to see Old School used as a museumeconomic development officer for research into funding and steps to convert the
Historical Society wants to see Old School used as a museum
Manitoulin Expositor / Posted 4 days ago
economic development officer for research into funding and steps to convert the Old School into a museum.” “As we (council) have said previously, we would like groups and individuals in the community to bring forward viable options for use... Read more
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Salem News
ON THE CALENDAR THIS WEEKU.S. Route 30; $7 for adults, $5 for children ages 6-12. All-you-can-eat panca
ON THE CALENDAR THIS WEEK
Salem News / Posted 4 days ago
U.S. Route 30; $7 for adults, $5 for children ages 6-12. All-you-can-eat pancake and sausage breakfast, 7-11 a.m., Winona Volunteer Fire Department. NEW WATERFORD Breakfast, 8 a.m.-noon, New Waterford Eagles Club. NORTH LIMA Movie, "Woodlawn,"... Read more
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Kiama Independent
The South Coast Regional Wrap | Friday, September 23, 2016from early 2018”. Find out more. 7.39am: It has been a while in the planning b
The South Coast Regional Wrap | Friday, September 23, 2016
Kiama Independent / Posted 4 days ago
from early 2018”. Find out more. 7.39am: It has been a while in the planning but finally, it’s underway. Bega Valley Shire Council is forging ahead with vital repair works to the Tathra Wharf following significant damage caused during June’s major... Read more
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Kiama Independent
Friday, September 23, 2016from early 2018”. Find out more. 7.39am: It has been a while in the planning b
Friday, September 23, 2016
Kiama Independent / Posted 4 days ago
from early 2018”. Find out more. 7.39am: It has been a while in the planning but finally, it’s underway. Bega Valley Shire Council is forging ahead with vital repair works to the Tathra Wharf following significant damage caused during June’s major... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
Environmental protection a key focus in annual planFriday, 23 September 2016, 9:54 amPress Release: Bay of Plenty Regional Council
Environmental protection a key focus in annual plan
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 4 days ago
Friday, 23 September 2016, 9:54 amPress Release: Bay of Plenty Regional Council 23 September 2016Environmental protection is one of five outcomes... Read more
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The Courier
Victorian breakfast wrap | Friday, September 23, 2016morning regional Victoria and happy Friday, we’ve got all the news headlines yo
Victorian breakfast wrap | Friday, September 23, 2016
The Courier / Posted 4 days ago
morning regional Victoria and happy Friday, we’ve got all the news headlines you need right here. BALLARAT: Council speeds up mega motorsport mecca talks Ballarat City Council is putting pedal to the metal in its push to build a... Read more
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