Login

Register

FOLLOW US ON:
  LOGIN | CREATE AN ACCOUNT
 

Archive for 'Author Archive'

Mayor Gray Declares Islamic Heritage Month

Mayor Gray Declares Islamic Heritage Month

WASHINGTON, DC.—A traveling exhibition and local non-profit organization will join together to honor the first Islamic Heritage Month in the District. Islamic Heritage Month will be celebrated throughout the month of October, and held at the [...]

Statement from Mayor Greg Ballard on Indianapolis Bid to Host Super Bowl LII:

Statement from Mayor Greg Ballard on Indianapolis Bid to Host Super Bowl LII:

INDIANAPOLIS — “It is very gratifying the NFL asked Indy to submit a bid to host Super Bowl LII. Indy’s reputation for hosting great events is unmatched. I have no doubt our team will put forth [...]

Mayor Hakim: ‘It’s time to … get things done’

Mayor Hakim: ‘It’s time to … get things done’

BULLHEAD CITY — With last Tuesday’s City Council approval of the Section 12 development agreement between the city and Land Liquidators, LLC, Mayor Jack Hakim was anxious to leave the rancor behind. Tempers flared during the [...]

What Obamacare Means for You

What Obamacare Means for You

WASHINGTON, DC — The Affordable Care Act – also known as Obamacare – means better coverage for those who already have health insurance, and more options for those who don’t, including a new way to shop [...]

ECODISTRICTS SUMMIT- BOSTON, MA   NOV 12-14, 2013

ECODISTRICTS SUMMIT- BOSTON, MA NOV 12-14, 2013

Description | Coming to Boston November 12-14, the 2013 EcoDistricts Summit is the premier conference dedicated to promoting sustainable neighborhood development. The Summit is a can’t-miss event for leaders who are shaping and building the cities and urban [...]

Manitowoc mayor proposes 1.99 percent tax increase

Manitowoc mayor proposes 1.99 percent tax increase

MANITOWOC — Mayor Justin Nickels unveiled his proposed Executive 2014 Budget for the city and it would increase the assessed tax rate by 1.99 percent. The owner of a home assessed at $100,000 would see a [...]

Cory Booker goes out for a run with campaign supporters in Montclair

Cory Booker goes out for a run with campaign supporters in Montclair

MONTCLAIR — Dressed in an all-black Under Armour shirt and shorts, Newark Mayor and U.S. Senate candidate Cory Booker took to the streets of Montclair in his latest campaign event, jogging a 1.3 mile loop with [...]

Mayor Emanuel, US Transportation Secretary Foxx and Illinois Senators Durbin and Kirk Announce $92 Million in Funding for Partners for New Taxiway Project as Part of O’Hare Modernization Program

Mayor Emanuel, US Transportation Secretary Foxx and Illinois Senators Durbin and Kirk Announce $92 Million in Funding for Partners for New Taxiway Project as Part of O’Hare Modernization Program

CHICAGO — Mayor Rahm Emanuel, Secretary Foxx and Senators Durbin and Kirk of Illinois announced today that Chicago O'Hare International Airport is receiving nearly $92 million in infrastructure investment funding enabling the construction of the Lima [...]

Belgian royal family uses passports with false names

Belgian royal family uses passports with false names

BRUSSELS, BELGIUM  — Belgium's King Philippe and other members of the royal family have been issued passports with false names for private trips, the country's foreign ministry confirmed on Tuesday, revealing for the first time a [...]

Kenya is open to tourists, assures Kandie, Kenya’s Tourism Secretary

Kenya is open to tourists, assures Kandie, Kenya’s Tourism Secretary

NAIROBI, KENYA — Cabinet Secretary for East African Affairs, Commerce and Tourism Phyllis Kandie has assured tourists that Kenya is peaceful as the country prepares to host two crucial conferences in Nairobi this week. This is [...]

Former Dutch Queen Beatrix undergoes surgery after fall

Former Dutch Queen Beatrix undergoes surgery after fall

THE HAGUE, NETHERLANDS — Dutch Princess Beatrix, who abdicated the throne earlier this year after more than three decades as head of state, underwent surgery on Sunday after breaking a cheekbone during a fall, the government [...]

Mayor Bloomberg : “If we raise our expectations, our kids will meet them.”

Mayor Bloomberg : “If we raise our expectations, our kids will meet them.”

NEW YORK — “Good Morning.  This is Mayor Mike Bloomberg.”“For decades, it was taken for granted that New York City’s public schools could not compete with schools in the rest of the state.  But our Administration [...]

Mayor Vincent Gray : “We need sensible gun control…and we need it now”

Mayor Vincent Gray : “We need sensible gun control…and we need it now”

WASHINGTON, D.C. "Last Monday’s tragic shootings at the Navy Yard have weighed heavily on my mind and on my heart this week. My thoughts and prayers continue to be with the families of those whose lives [...]

U.S. Navy helicopter crashes in the Red Sea, leaving 2 missing

U.S. Navy helicopter crashes in the Red Sea, leaving 2 missing

WASHINGTON, D.C.– A U.S. Navy helicopter carrying five crew members crashed in the Red Sea on Sunday while conducting routine flight operations, injuring three of them and leaving two others unaccounted for, officials said. No hostile [...]

Kenyan President Kenyatta addresses nation on Nairobi mall attack

Kenyan President Kenyatta addresses nation on Nairobi mall attack

NAIROBI, KENYA — Kenyan President Uhuru Kenyatta addressed the nation late on Saturday after a group of suspected al-Shabaab gunmen stormed an upscale shopping mall in the capital Nairobi, killing at least 39 people, injuring more [...]

Mayor Gray Thanks First Responders and Mourns Loss of Life in Tragic Navy Yard Shooting

Mayor Gray Thanks First Responders and Mourns Loss of Life in Tragic Navy Yard Shooting

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Mayor Gray today expressed his deep sorrow at the loss of life in today’s shooting at the Washington Navy Yard and thanked first responders for their bravery and hard work in the immediate [...]

New York : William C. Thompson Concedes to Bill de Blasio in Mayoral Primary

New York : William C. Thompson Concedes to Bill de Blasio in Mayoral Primary

NEW YORK — William C. Thompson Jr. will withdraw from the mayor’s race on Monday morning at City Hall, ending his second bid to run the city, according to people told of the plan. Mr. Thompson, [...]

Travel
website security