Metro officials received some bad news on the financial front Friday with Moody’s Investors Service announcing that it has downgraded the transit authority’s bond rating, a move that could make it more expensive to borrow money, reports the Washington Business Journal’s Michael Neibauer.Read full article >>
While chatting with a colleague this morning about districts transitioning to edtech coaching, I wondered, what would a school district need to begin moving towards an EdTech Coaching initiative? Image Source: Leadership Freak The answer is fairly simple--significant culture change and a willingness to endure pain. Show More Summary
Established in 2011, CADET is a proudly made-in-New York brand that manufactures all of its products out of a studio in Bushwick, Brooklyn. For spring, the brand has stayed true to its post-war military roots with a range of… The post CADET Flight Collection – Outerwear for Transitional Weather appeared first on Selectism.
[This is the second in a promised series covering Spokane Moving Forward, the Spokane Transit Authority’s proposed ten-year plan to improve transit in the Spokane region, which will go to an areawide ballot in April. Previously I discussed the proposed Central City Line.] 16 miles southwest of Spokane lies Cheney, a town of about 10,000 permanent […]
March 27--Four people were transported to Baltimore Washington Medical Center after a Maryland Transit Administration bus and a vehicle collided in Glen Burnie around 6:30 p.m., officials said. Lt. Cliff Kooser, a county fire department spokesman, said those injured in the incident on Ritchie Highway westbound at Americana Circle had minor injuries. Show More Summary
March 27--Weekend transit service to the Rostraver retail shopping area could be extended later into the evening, although that would likely be considered as part of an overall plan for updating service in the Mon Valley. That was the...Show More Summary
March 27--OLYMPIA -- A steady stream of business leaders and local government officials urged a House panel to raise the gasoline tax and several other vehicle fees and spend the projected $15 billion on roads, bridges, mass transitShow More Summary
March 27--South Florida researchers introducing a proposal to extend Chatham Area Transit service to the west side of the county got a chilly reception from area residents attending a workshop in Pooler this week. On Wednesday, mostShow More Summary
Ryan Serhant, an agent with New York's Nest Seekers, moved to the Big Apple to take a part in "As the World Turns" in 2007. After the show killed off his character, Serhant needed a new career, and real estate was waiting for him...
Transition basketball is not just about getting fast breaks from turnovers. It's about pushing the ball up the floor, finding outlet passes on rebounds, exploiting defenses and dictating the pace of a game. These teams do it better than...Show More Summary
Sen. Richard J. Durbin (D-Ill.) on Friday endorsed his rival, Sen. Charles E. Schumer (D-N.Y.), to become the next Senate Democratic leader, clearing the path for what is likely to be an easy transition in leadership when Sen. Harry Reid steps down from the job. Durbin, the No. 2 Democrat in leadership for the past […]
Just because we've transitioned to a new season doesn't mean you have to abandon all things winter—a quick update is all you need to keep your cold-weather favorites around. And last night Katy Perry proved that by making dark lipstick...Show More Summary
The government seems more willing to subsidize a single business than the system that serves all New York businesses. Case in point: Digital-media company BuzzFeed scored $4 million in tax credits... To view the full story, click the title link.
SEPTA, or the South Eastern Pennsylvania Transportation Authority, the agency that runs the rapid transit and bus service in Philadelphia and the surrounding suburbs, has decided not to appeal a federal court ruling on a controversial bus ad.
March 26--A bus accident at Port Authority resulted in at least one fatality, according to media reports. The Port Authority said there are "significant delays," and New Jersey Transit is cross-honoring any bus tickets for passengers who can take the train. Show More Summary
The NBA's Most Valuable Player race is usually an exercise in manufactured debate. This year it is real, and it's spectacular, as befits a league in transition.
San Quentin is one of America’s toughest state prisons and could be one of the most dangerous places to work for any prison guard. Especially for a guard transitioning from a man to a woman.
As a few popular iPhone apps begin rolling out updates for their built-in Apple Watch apps ahead of the April 24 launch, a pair of transit-focused services have posted on Medium to share detailed looks into exactly what kind of experience...Show More Summary
March 27--OAKLAND -- David Armijo abruptly resigned Thursday as general manager of the AC Transit bus agency, apparently just ahead of a special meeting of its directors to remove him. Details were not immediately available, but agency...Show More Summary
We’re still a way off from the predicted peak bloom of April 11 through 14, but expect to see more people near the Tidal Basin and the Mall this weekend, because the National Cherry Blossom Festival is now in its second week.Read full article >>