May 25--Widening northbound Route 29 to three main lanes, dualizing Route 32 and improving the intersection at Kit Kat Road ranked high among Howard County Executive Allan Kittleman's top priorities for state funding this year, according to a l
Long-time coal company chief executive officer Ben Hatfield was found dead in a cemetery in Mingo County, West Virginia, yesterday. The county’s sheriff’s office and the West Virginia State Police are currently investigating Hatfield’s death, and recent reports claim it is a suspected homicide. Show More Summary
May 19--Port Authority of Allegheny County board members are seeking to expand bus service this fall, but the transit agency's top executive said additional funding is needed to meet more pressing long-term growth needs. CEO Ellen McLean s
A federal court has ruled that administrators in Cleveland, Mississippi have three weeks to execute a timeline to integrate the small Bolivar County city’s middle and high schools. They have, rather improbably, remained segregated by race since Brown v. Show More Summary
What’s more difficult: trying to reconnect with your live-action family or fighting a war in a faraway animated land? According to Son of Zorn executive producers Phil Lord & Chris Miller (The Lego Movie), the former scenario is the greater obstacle to face. Show More Summary
Earl Forrest, 66, was executed for the 2002 deaths of Harriett Smith, Michael Wells and Dent County Sheriff's Deputy Joann Barnes
Earl Forrest, 66, died by injection for the Dec. 2002 deaths of Harriett Smith, Michael Wells and Dent County Sheriff’s Deputy Joann Barnes.
Last Thursday, May 5, U.S. District Judge Denise Cote of the District of Southern New York refused to consider a friend of the court brief presented by the Center for Individual Rights (CIR) on behalf of Westchester County Executive Robert Astorino, the nation’s most prominent local critic of the Obama administration’s housing policies. Show More Summary
Dana Bostrom appointed Executive Director of the Orbis Cascade Alliance, Corvallis, OR; Micah Kleit named Director of Rutgers University Press; Gabriel Morley named permanent Director of Atlanta–Fulton County Library System; and more new hires, promotions, retirements, and obituaries from the April 15, 2016 issue of Library Journal.
A Florida GOP official said that Hillary Clinton would "go down like Monica Lewinsky" if she debated Donald Trump. Bob Sutton, chairman of the Broward County GOP Executive Committee, suggested Clinton would be easy to debate in the general election. Show More Summary
Here's a taste of what we can expect from Trump supporters in the days to come, because Republicans never fail to be as disgusting as they possibly can. TPM: Bob Sutton, chairman of the Broward County GOP Executive Committee, suggested...Show More Summary
Here's a choice nugget buried down near the bottom of The Washington Post's piece on the Clinton v Trump battle's escalating 'gender wars.' Bob Sutton, chairman of the Broward County GOP Executive Committee in Florida, voiced confidence...Show More Summary
Authorities in Pike County, Ohio are still struggling to unravel a hideous mass shooting that took place Friday, when eight family members were shot to death at four different houses. The Ohio Attorney General said Sunday night that “marijuana grow operations” were found at three of the houses where the killings occurred. Read more...
Pike County Ohio Family Brutally Murdered Pike county Police are warning surviving members of the Rhoden family to be cautious after 8 members, including one teen in their family were murdered execution style in their separate homes. Most of
Leading Off: ? WI-08: On Thursday, Democrats got their top choice for this open seat when Outagamie County Executive Tom Nelson announced he was in. Outagamie, which includes Appleton, is the second-largest county in the district, and it's about as competitive as the entire seat: Romney carried Outagamie 50-48, while he won the 8th 51-48. Show More Summary
County executive cites new state legislation that eases impact of lost revenue from Wynne decision.
The county executive wants a longer phase-in period and a provision for delaying increases in a bad economy.
By Mel Rader of Portland, Oregon. Mel is the Executive Director of Upstream Public Health and candidate for Multnomah County Commission, District 1. Find out more at MelRader.com. Multnomah County has an opportunity. We have historically...Show More Summary
The new interim head of the Los Angeles County Fair Assn., who takes over amid inquiries into lucrative executive pay, said Friday that one of his first tasks will be an “across the board” review of the salaries and bonuses.At the same time, J. Michael Ortiz defended the $1-million-a-year package...
Last fall, Milwaukee County Executive Emperor Chris Abele presented his proposed budget to the county board. It was then when he first uttered the words that he was helping the African American community in Milwaukee by improving the House of Correction, increasing child support enforcement, social services and mental health programming. Show More Summary