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City celebrates economic development and growth in tourism, wins in 2021-2022

City leaders and community members gathered at the Point of Honor on Thursday to celebrate the achievements of economic development and tourism and talked about what’s to come. Marjette Upshur, director of the Office of Economic Development and Tourism (OEDT), said the collective focus at the Office of Economic Development and Tourism is to lead …

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Michigan lawmakers seek regulations in the car-sharing industry

Andres Gutierrez/CBS Detroit (CBS DETROIT) Michigan lawmakers want to set some rules around a growing industry in transportation. “Peer-to-Peer Car Sharing” allows people to rent their cars through an app and is often cheaper than a traditional rental company. But some think the proposed law will increase costs. Every week, a dozen or so people …

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With garages used for storage, Ocean City might consider parking cars under houses

Active duty service members honor NJ service members killed in action during the Run for the Fallen. Video by Matthew Strabuk for the Press. OCEAN CITY – Most homes here do not have garages, but there are many homes in the seaside town that are either attached to homes or attached to freestanding structures on …

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Detroit legislator criticizes colleagues for delaying vote on ShotSpotter tech | Metro Detroit News | Detroit

Click to enlarge courtesy photo A ShotSpotter incident investigation centre. The Detroit City Council adjourned a vote Tuesday to expand a controversial surveillance technology for the police department. Most council members said they did not support using more than $7 million in federal pandemic relief funds at ShotSpotter, which relies on a network of sensors …

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Oz releases health records to shed light on Fetterman’s stroke

HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) — Dr. Mehmet OzThe Republican nominee for the U.S. Senate in Pennsylvania released his health records as he maneuvered to hold back questions about the recovery of his Democratic rival, John Fetterman. a hit from the front and center in the fiercely contested campaign. From New York, Dr. In a four-page letter, …

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Elton John plays on the White House lawn as part of his farewell tour | Fun

WASHINGTON (AP) — Elton John said Friday he has played in some beautiful venues, but the stage in front of the White House is “probably the icing on the cake” on a perfect fall night, under a giant tent. He then launched the show with his first major international hit, “Your Song.” President Joe Biden …

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Huge investment in crop planting highlights need for crop insurance – AgriNews

MAPLE PARK, Illinois — Educating state and national legislators about issues important to farmers is one of the several goals of the Illinois Soybean Association. “One of the biggest things about the coming of the new farm bill is maintaining crop insurance,” said Steve Pitstick, who was elected a second-time ISA president in July. “We …

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Louisiana woman had to carry the fetus without a skull and went to New York to have an abortion

Senator Lindsey Graham introduces a nationwide abortion ban bill Graham held a press conference proposing an abortion law that would ban the procedure after 15 weeks of pregnancy, with rare exceptions. A Louisiana woman had to travel thousands of miles to New York to have an abortion because the procedure was deemed illegal in her …

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Louisiana woman had to carry the fetus without a skull and went to New York to have an abortion

Senator Lindsey Graham introduces a nationwide abortion ban bill Graham held a press conference proposing an abortion law that would ban the procedure after 15 weeks of pregnancy, with rare exceptions. A Louisiana woman had to travel thousands of miles to New York to have an abortion because the procedure was deemed illegal in her …

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