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The odds on a new agreement being reached between the government and 300,000 State employees have lengthened, the country's largest public service trade union has said. In a bulletin to its 60,000 members, Impact said some "troubling straws in the ...
A parliamentary committee into black lung disease has found "catastrophic failings" in public administration in Queensland.
Giovanni Capriglione, of Southlake, set out to close "enormous" loopholes in the Texas Public Information Act but feels like he got stabbed in the back.
A law limiting to 60 years the duration of a publicly financed monument or the naming of a public building, highway or bridge after a historical figure would allow these commemorations to be renewed or replaced with the hindsight of two generations.
Last Sunday kicked off National Public Works Awareness week, a time to acknowledge the vital role the Lodi Public Works Department and other public works departments across the county play in maintaining their cities. "The guys that we're really ...
Cincinnati (AP) - No public events are planned at the Cincinnati Zoo marking the one-year anniversary of the shooting of an endangered gorilla.
The Tories' move to rebalance government spending between the generations appears to lack public support. Only one in seven people (14 per cent) believes the Government should spend less on pensioners so it can provide more help for young people, ...
We need an evaluation of the structures of the public sector, measures to curb red tape across the public administration, and to speed up justice.
While urinating in public is not illegal, there has been a major thrust on sanitation following Prime Minister Narendra Modi's Clean India campaign.
Senate President Aquilino "Koko" Pimentel III urged the public on Sunday to understand the martial law declaration in Mindanao, saying "extra measures" were necessary to neutralize terrorists in the region.
The public slaughter of a domestic ox on Saturday by youth Congress (YC) activists in protest against the Central government's notification banning sale of cattle for slaughter has kicked up a row with the police registering a case against YC workers ...
Residents who want to influence or at least understand how Sonoma County's groundwater will be managed going forward are invited to participate in public hearings next month that will help shape new agencies governing aquifers. Three new groundwater ...
Correction: arts on Division constructed an outdoor sculpture on Division Street on Saturday in advance of the annual Tour of Somerville.
I suspect most Canadians share the view public safety is always a paramount consideration for police chiefs and Crown prosecutors.
Small gestures of kindness from the public 'kept police going' during one of the darkest weeks Manchester has seen.
ELLSWORTH, Maine (AP) - Maine's plan to slightly expand its sea urchin harvesting season will be the subject of a pair of public hearings. fishermen harvest sea urchins in Maine for their roe, which is used as food, primarily in Asia. The state ...
Nampa - The Nampa Public Library invites children, teens and adults to celebrate "Reading is Magic," the library's 2017 summer reading program.
The working group tasked with considering improvements to local government's process of public outreach recommends the city undergo a "culture change" in the way it facilitates and internalizes input from Boulder citizens.
The waits were as long as five to six hours for riders wanting to be the first to "drop-in" to "Guardians of the Galaxy: Mission Breakout!
Now there have been reports that the company is considering going public without an IPO, a highly unusual occurrence. They would list on the stock market without the offering, a fundraising event.
The British public is overwhelmingly in favour of keeping a range of services in public hands, a poll has shown. A total of 87 per cent of people are in favour of the police being run by the public sector, 84 per cent for the NHS, 83 per cent for the ...
No public events are planned at the Cincinnati Zoo marking the one-year anniversary of the May 28, 2016, shooting of an endangered gorilla named Harambe.
The Birmingham Public Library spent $4,435 on a six-month national search for a new library director that resulted in no one being hired.
Tech companies have traditionally favoured an initial public offering (IPO) in which the company offers investors shares before it goes public. A direct listing only allows investors to buy shares through the open market. The move saves a fortune in ...
... classic rockers, movie stars and grunge contemporaries in remembering the singer-guitarist. But when the service was over, and the park opened to the public, it was Cornell's most hardcore fans who spent the day singing and weeping around the ...
PORTLAND, Maine- Maine's 2017 graduation season continues this weekend, with students at University of New England receiving their degrees on Saturday, and students at Colby College in Waterville on Sunday.
A second round of public meetings set for September will boil down ideas that emerge in the first meetings. The park manages three boat access points and two campgrounds around Lake Spokane including Nine Mile Recreation Area, It also manages 10 ...
We Montanans love our public lands - they are, in fact, the reason that many of us live here. We are unbelievably fortunate here in Montana to have so much beautiful valuable land of all types wide open to our multiple uses - the rest of the world ...
The East Rochester Public Library is nearing a crossroads as deteriorating infrastructure, rising operational costs and a flat budget may soon force the small library to make difficult decisions if volunteers and donations can't be secured.
A set of public toilets were sealed off in Liskeard last night after the discovery of a body. police were called to the public conveniences at around 6pm yesterday evening, and immediately sealed the area off while an investigation took place. A ...
Responding to accusations that police were not involving the public in decision-making, Gallagher said: "If we were talking a few months ago they would be absolutely spot on.
Colorado Springs, Colo. - Colorado Public Lands Day was celebrated Saturday, May 21, and we are the only state in the country to have such a holiday.
The public interest in this case is far broader. Our concern is not just whether Trump's campaign criminally colluded with Russia - although that is no minor matter.
Professional rock climber Tommy Caldwell admits he feels more comfortable climbing sheer cliff faces thousands of feet in the air than discussing public policy with national lawmakers. "Climbing big walls is what I know," says the 38-year-old climber ...
A committee focused on revisions to Idaho's science public education standards submitted recommended changes to the curriculum after the State Legislature requested a review of five paragraphs discussing climate change in the Science Content Standards ...
BRUCETON MILLS - For the first time in its 60-plus-year history, the Preston County 4-H Camp is getting access to public water.
The Aiken Department of Public Safety held a press conference Saturday morning to discuss new enhancements that will help to ensure the future of the agency ...
TAOS - While the Trump administration makes moves to scrutinize and potentially scale down or undo some national monuments, the top brass at the U.S.
Austin (KXAN) - The anticipation has been rising since September of 2016 when David Brown accepted the invitation to speak at the University of Texas at Austin spring commencement.
Olympia Development of Michigan, Ilitch Charities and the District Detroit - the 50-block sports and Entertainment development where the new arena is located - invested $800,000 to fund the 2017 CCS class Public Sculpture. The 11 students were tasked ...
It's a very relevant question as the business of Public Relations continues to evolve. It also exposes what could become a detrimental practice among some PR professionals.
This is the age when the sporting public can see most everything for itself and absorb information from endless sources. An opinion is formed rapidly, and then comes the mystery: A) Some of those opinions are tightly held even when there's evidence to ...
AIKEN, S.C. (WRDW/WAGT) -- Aiken Dept. of Public Safety and Mayor Rick Osbon announced their plans for a new public safety building.
It's almost time for Vacation Reading Program 2017! Registration begins May 30. Check the newspaper today for an insert with this year's events.
Other than in handcuffs, we haven't seen Chris Soules in public since his arrest after leaving the scene of a fatal crash on April 24 and his subsequent court appearance on April 25, but it appears as though the former Bachelor star has come out of ...
The Board of education announced Friday that Christina Kishimoto was hired as the new Hawaii's public schools superintendent.
Learn about careers that help the environment during a special event at the Ventura County government Center. On Tuesday, as part of Public Works Week, school groups and members of the public are invited to learn about public works agencies.
The Republican governor backed out of a 2010 deal between public workers' unions and the Democrat-led Legislature to increase the state's payments in exchange for benefits cuts.






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