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CROMWELL – City Councilor James Demetriades was honored on Friday as Cromwell Democrat of the Year during a ceremony at Café Fiore on Berlin Road. “Getting involved in local politics is giving back to your community and I think my actions have done just that,” Demetriades said in an email. He was 23 when he …

By Andrew Selsky | Associated Press NEWBERG, Oregon – An Oregon school board has banned educators from displaying symbols of Black Lives Matter and gay pride, sparking a torrent of recriminations and threats to boycott the city and its businesses. Newberg, a town of 25,000 people 25 miles southwest of Portland in a beautiful wine …

The wait – for Warren’s Downtown Development Authority, Gibbs Planning Group, and others involved in the city’s downtown plan project – is the hardest part. Since a Warren City Council plenary meeting on July 15 where the downtown proposal was presented by Community Economic Development and Downtown Director Tom Bommarito, he had expected the point …

Notice of Intent to Request the Release of Funds for the City of Cicero’s Emergency Assistance Program (EAP) On or about 12/10/2021, the City of Cicero Housing Department will submit a request to the United States Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) for the release of Community Development Block Grants Program (CDBG) funds. ), …

Hometown: The town or city of birth, breeding or main residence; the place where you grew up or lived for a long time; where you currently live. An invitation to the Thumm family’s annual corn picnic in August at their home in Newark, Ohio. Courtesy of Margie Thumm So where should I call my hometown? …

BIRMINGHAM, AL – The Birmingham City Attorney’s Office is suing the owners and operators of the Town Motel property located at 414 3rd Avenue West over the high amount of illegal drug activity and violence. Third Avenue Hospitality, Inc., Ramsuyog, LLC and Shree Laxmi Narayan, LLC were named owners in the complaint. The city says …

(Editor’s note: This town hall series will air at 11 a.m. every Wednesday through October 6 on Facebook Live and YouTube Live. After the live broadcast, the shows will be available at any time on social media or on AL.com. Recordings of the shows will be available at 3 p.m. every Wednesday, and listeners can …

DEL RIO, Texas, Sept.21 (Reuters) – Many residents of the Texas border town of Del Rio have been saying for months they feel abandoned by the federal government as border arrests soar in 20 years . Now, with several thousand migrants housed in precarious conditions under the international bridge connecting Del Rio and Ciudad Acuña …

Mirror photo of Marlie Krug by Patrick Waksmunski Penn Cambria. By Michael Boytim [email protected] Central Cambria has managed to dominate the District 6 Women’s Class 2A team golf course for most of the past few years, with the exception of Westmont Hilltop who won the District title last season. In addition to many of these …

COLLEGEVILLE – Personal health during a pandemic is at the center of Representative Joe Webster’s virtual town hall scheduled for Tuesday. Webster, D-150th Dist., Will host the event titled “Personal Health During a Pandemic” from 6:30 pm to 8 pm on Tuesday, September 21. It will be streamed live on the Webster homepage, RepJoeWebster.com. “The …

By NORA G. HERTEL, St. Cloud Times COLD SPRING, Minnesota (AP) – July. This is the first time the Cold Spring Police Department has reported a racially motivated crime in 2021, after a vehicle with a block of granite on the accelerator crashed into the home of a multiracial family. The May 4 and 10 …

Montclair Board of Education Business Office, 22 Valley Rd., Montclair, NJ 07042 973.509. By JUSTIN KALBINSpecial at Montclair Local I have sent the following letter (edited for length) to Montclair Schools Superintendent Jonathan Ponds and individual members of the Education Council with no response. This is still the case with the four or five letters …

WEST – If appointed interim city manager by City Council, Police Chief Shawn Lacey says he will use the time with a potential eye toward a permanent job change. The council, at a meeting scheduled for Monday, is expected to consider appointing Lacey as interim city manager. The board is also expected to present a …

Hello, Pleasanton! We are catching up with you all to start this Saturday, September 18 on an informed note. Here are the most important things happening in the city today. Are you a local business owner or distributor in Pleasanton? Our premium local sponsorships keep you on top of inboxes in town every morning. Contact …

(KNSI) – A St. Cloud-area lawmaker will hold a town hall later this month to discuss voting rights and democracy. Representative Dan Wolgamott will be joined by Minnesota Secretary of State Steve Simon and community members for the Defending Democracy Town Hall. “The murderous January 6 attack on the United States Capitol did not mark …

Devil SHEPHERDSTOWN – On Tuesday evening, Shepherdstown City Council resumed its monthly meeting in Zoom format. The online meeting covered a variety of lengthy discussions regarding the COVID-19 pandemic and the city‘s approval of grant funding. To start the meeting, the City Council quickly approved the third and final reading of the City Bonds Ordinance …

BIRMINGHAM, Alabama (WBRC) – The YMCA partnered with the UAB on Thursday afternoon for a virtual town hall answering questions from the public on the coronavirus pandemic and COVID-19 vaccines. People were able to submit their questions and have them personally answered by an infectious disease expert from UAB. We’ve been in this pandemic for …

For immediate release HOPKINTON – City Manager Norman Khumalo and Director of Public Works John Westerling are pleased to share a video highlighting the completion of several paving projects in Hopkinton using a new environmentally friendly paving process . Over the past few weeks, the town of Hopkinton has overseen a new city-wide paving process …

Photo by WJFW Newswatch 12 Morgan Johnson story Local News Published 09/14/2021 03:18 PM, Last update 09/14/2021 04:26 PM Crandon –Kyle Kieper from Germantown, Wisconsin recently searched for a ghost town near Crandon. The ghost town of Baghdad had very little evidence that it was even there, but after researching, Kieper found numerous records. Last …

In addition to the ONE Wheeling Town Center luxury apartments, The Wheeling Town Center is home to City Works Eatery and Pour House, Egg experience, Mia’s canteen, Artic spoon, Starbucks Coffee, CMX CineBistro Cinema, 312 Nails, The learning experience, and Internal bank. The planned Urban meat and potato cuisine will join the range of diverse …

Deirdre Waterman, mayor of Pontiac, and other panelists will speak on Wednesday about how to administer federal bailout funds in the city’s upcoming town halls. On June 21, Pontiac received approximately $ 18.8 million out of a total of $ 37.7 million. Funds must be received by December 31, 2024. However, funds can be committed …

Riverhead Town has announced dates for the first round of meetings for residents to weigh in on updating the city’s comprehensive plan. Four meetings will be held in person at the Riverhead Senior Center in Aquebogue and via Zoom starting at 6 p.m. The topic of presentation for each meeting is divided by hamlet. The …

Politics and education leaders meet with parents for town hall in Southfield Congresswoman Brenda Lawrence, Lieutenant Governor Garlin Gilchrist and school and health officials in Southfield and Detroit hosted an event to answer questions about what this school year will look like. SOUTHFIELD, Michigan (FOX 2) – Congresswoman Brenda Lawrence, Lt. Gov. Garlin Gilchrist’s school …

CASTROVILLE, Texas – A glimpse of sloping roofs, half-timbered buildings and flower boxes, Castroville looks a lot further 25 miles from San Antonio. Residents with deep roots want it to be. “Welcome to Castroville,” said Helen Lutz in Alsatian, the High German dialect of her ancestors. Lutz lived his 82 years in this city and …

Daniel Banyai talks to a group at Slate Ridge in Pawlet. Facebook photo A lawyer representing the owner of Slate Ridge has asked the Vermont Supreme Court to overturn a lower court decision to shut down the unauthorized West Pawlet paramilitary training center. Cindy Hill, an attorney for Daniel Banyai based in Middlebury, filed the …

To follow the latest local news, subscribe to our TV20 newsletter HERE and get news straight to your email every morning. GAINESVILLE, Fla. (WCJB) – DJ Terrah, named Akeem Thompson Sr., was the voice behind your radio on 98.9 JAMZ for over a year and Magic 101.3 for many years prior to that, but despite …

GREELEY, Colorado – “Go west, young man,” said Horace Greeley. The problem in the northern Colorado town named after the 19th-century newspaper editor: Too many people listened to his advice. Tens of thousands of newcomers have flocked to Greeley – so much so that the city and surrounding County of Weld grew by more than …

This undated photo shows the post office in Mariaville, as well as residents of the small village of Rock County, long gone from the map. Nebraska History While the West has not been the land of outlaws it is often portrayed in movies and TV shows, they certainly did exist on the Nebraska border. These …

The infamous McDonald sisters, Fay and Marie, were nowhere to be found after their conviction for forgery. The judicial authorities were convinced that Fay had “joined his sister in Mexico”. The prosecutor, however, admitted that he had “no idea where she is”. Neither do his relatives. Their uncle had given them advice, but he couldn’t …

MARK PAZNIOKAS :: CTMIRROR.ORG Alexis Gevanter knocks on the door in Old Greenwich. GREENWICH – Whatever the outcome, today’s special election in the 36th Senate District will provide water for the ongoing debate over the political identity of this affluent corner of Connecticut, a region of political influence and disproportionate economic. Greenwich is a brand …

At an upcoming public meeting open to the public, representatives from the Vanderburgh County Health Department will discuss developments regarding the COVID-19 vaccine and the rapidly spreading Delta variant of COVID-19. In addition to discussing the vaccines and the variant, representatives from the Department of Health also plan to answer questions on these topics. “It’s …

A mask mandate covering bars, restaurants, hair salons, fitness centers and healthcare facilities went into effect Monday in Belmont, possibly paving the way for similar mandates in other communities as COVID-19 cases are on the rise. The mandate essentially covers all indoor activities in public spaces, requires businesses to display the mask requirement, and leaves …

WALLACE, NC (WNCT) – Officials in the town of Wallace, Duplin County, recently saw an increase in counterfeit $ 100 bills. Authorities say this could be for several reasons. “We have seen a significant increase in not only $ 100 bills, but also $ 20 bills finding their way into our local businesses,” Wallace Police …

Before getting into the game, a few reviews of crosstown: While we White Sox fans can blame Jerry Reinsdorf for his shortage, his arrogant decisions (TLR, anyone?) Bear cubs – from the absolutely vile patriarch to his sons not far from the tree (and that was before their ploy this week to turn Wrigley Field …

BROOKFIELD – Brookfield elected officials voted unanimously against an AT&T cell tower project to be located in the public works complex at a board meeting this week. Homeland Towers, LLC had hoped to lease land at 93 Grays Bridge Road for a 165-foot cell tower, paying the city about $ 20,000 a year in rental …

Southold Town’s board of directors last week rejected two event requests for a Mattituck restaurant over concerns from city officials over a previous party at the Main Road company. City attorney Bill Duffy said a June 12 celebration of Mattitaco’s third anniversary went “way beyond what they asked for,” with parking, vendors and music in …

PALENVILLE – The Catskill Town board has voted to remove the temporary fence installed at the tannery bridge swimming hole and will consider other ways to keep the area under control after receiving more feedback public. After holding a city council meeting in Palenville on Wednesday and hearing comments from the public, council removed the …

Buses leaving the city of Texas in the midst of the border crisis are struggling to keep pace with business – as they are full of illegal immigrants released to the United States by overwhelmed border patrol officers, The Post has learned. Since the crisis erupted following President Biden’s election, the four bus companies that …

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 …

TACNA, Ariz. (KYMA, KECY) – The United States Department of Agriculture (USDA) Rural Development is investing more than $ 7 million to improve rural water infrastructure. The Yuma County Improvement District in southwestern Arizona receives a loan of nearly half a million dollars and a grant of $ 4.3 million from the USDA. This involves …

With $ 4.4 million in budgeted projects covering nearly 50 miles of road this summer – and likely next spring – public works director Fred Hurley offered an introduction to the different types of work residents do. Newtown Bee readers will then see local public works crews and contractors digging across the community. Seal the …

You have 3 free items left this month. SWAMPSCOTT – The city government is voicing its opposition to proposed changes to Logan Airport that would result in increased air traffic over the city’s coastal residents. Alice Stein, the city’s representative on the Massachusetts Port Authority (MassPort) Community Advisory Committee, said at a board meeting on …

Wrightsville Beach’s marketing budget makes way for payments to influencers and a targeted social media strategy. (Port City Daily / File) WRIGHTSVILLE BEACH – With a budget of $ 734,000, the Wrightsville Beach marketer is poised to make money after a year of social lockdowns and restrictions. Overseen by the Wilmington and Beaches Convention and …

NEW PHILADELPHIA Visitors who flocked to First Town Days midway through its opening Thursday afternoon were happy to be among the people again, after more than a year of cancellations caused by the pandemic. “It feels good to finally come out to see faces instead of masks,” said Dottie Fletcher of Mineral City. “And everyone …

Forest fire amid record-breaking heat wave in western Canada has forced authorities to order residents to evacuate a village in British Columbia that broke the country’s record for hottest temperature three days in a row this week. Lytton’s Mayor Jan Polderman issued the evacuation order on Wednesday, saying on Twitter that the blaze threatened the …

A town hall in Jackson focused on community development. It was held Tuesday evening at the New Horizon Church. City Council Chairman Aaron Banks said leaders have been collecting data and information from the community over the past year before putting the 20-year plan in place. Banks said the plans would take time and resources. …

Pocatello POCATELLO, Idaho (KIFI) – Now is your chance to learn how to protect your home or business from wildfires. The Pocatello Fire Department is partnering with the Bureau of Land Management, Johnny Creek Firewise Committee and High Country Resource Conversation and Development to host a town hall on fires at Fire Station # 5, …