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Riverhead officials are defending their role in a recently approved 36-megawatt solar farm in Calverton after a former councilor accused the city of failing to comment on the state’s review of the project. Barbara Blass, a former Democratic city councilor, told city council at its regular July 7 meeting that she was disappointed that city …

West Virginia Attorney General Patrick Morrisey held a town hall meeting at Judge Black’s Annex in Parkersburg Monday night to talk about what he can do for the Mid-Ohio Valley. (Photo by Madeline Scarborough) PARKERSBURG – West Virginia Attorney General Patrick Morrisey held a town hall meeting at Judge Black’s Annex Monday night to talk …

Most of the big celebrities show up in Manhattan in the back of a black SUV Yet New York is still a port city. In 2019, Greta Thunberg’s emissions-free yacht cleared customs near Coney Island before disembarking to speak to the UN Last month, a visiting VIP traveled to Ellis Island aboard a diesel container …

Newberry, SC was recently named one of Travel Channel’s “Loveliest Little Towns” by Travel Channel, as well as on Day 14 of the South Carolina 7 Expedition. As KAG SC7 Correspondent, Liene Kukainis joined the team on the track to see what all the press is talking about! About Historic Newberry, South Carolina In the …

Anatoli Neugebauer is just 100 meters from his family home, on the edge of the Blessem district of Erftstadt, a suburban town 20 km south of Cologne. Even though the floodwaters of the River Erft had started to recede by noon on Friday, he still had to wade through waist-deep brown water just to enter …

The city of Rotterdam hired an engineering consultant to do the programming and design of the old Kmart building at the Rotterdam ViaPort so that the city could explore the possibility of setting up its offices there. The city voted unanimously Wednesday night at its city council meeting to hire the engineering firm of Albany …

North Hempstead city lawmakers held their first in-person town hall last Thursday since March 2020, authorizing a Long Island steel company to build a 9/11 memorial in Manhasset Valley Park. Although council members unanimously approved more than 60 resolutions on the agenda, the recent expiration of an executive order issued by Governor Cuomo meant that …

SEABROOK – A former Secretary of the Planning Council who sued city officials for sexual harassment has struck a deal with the city. Maria Brown, who worked as secretary from 2015 to 2018, recently filed court documents dismissing her federal lawsuit with “prejudice and at no cost” against then-Planning Council chairman Jason Janvrin, vice chairman …

The Alpena Public Schools School Board has certainly had its share of pressure in recent weeks. While trying to keep its annual budget, oversee the start of bond-funded renovations, and plan for the next school year, the school board heard from many parents and taxpayers asking it to take a stand on many issues, including …

MAIDUGURI, Nigeria, July 9 (Reuters) – Activists killed at least 45 people in an attack on the town of Faru in northwest Nigeria, residents and a hospital worker said on Friday. Such violence is increasingly a part of daily life in the region, with the Nigerian government and security forces showing little ability to stem …