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Downtown District prepares to host first Belleville Jazz Festival

Breadcrumb Links New Local News Content of the article It’s time to get moving, Belleville, with the inaugural kick-off of the Belleville Jazz Festival. Advertisement 2 This ad has not…

At Northwell, a new weapons detection system

Northwell Health has installed a detection system to track weapons and contraband. The system has been installed at the entrances of Long Island Jewish Medical Center in New Hyde Park,…

Computer system problem temporarily shuts down O-Train Line 1

OC Transpo said a system-wide communications issue caused Line 1 to close early Saturday morning, which was restored within an hour. A computer system problem caused the O-Train Line 1…

Campaign finance reporting system angers lawmakers

LOUISVILLE, Ky. — Lawmakers held several committee meetings Thursday at the Kentucky State Fair, separate from the ongoing special session focusing on eastern Kentucky flood relief, and the meetings included…

New Britain Herald – New Britain Downtown District and Gallery 66 team up for automotive art exhibition; here’s how to get in

NEW BRITAIN – The New Britain Downtown District and Gallery 66 are once again holding a car and art exhibition and are seeking submissions from artists. The car show art…

Downtown Seattle tries to attract workers from remote areas with a revitalized atmosphere

As Seattle’s downtown recovery efforts are in full swing to keep businesses and tourism thriving at pre-pandemic levels, workers returning to the office and foot traffic remain well below expectations.…

Transit System Finalizes Rivian Bus Line Plans

MCLEAN COUNTY (Heart of Illinois ABC) – The Bloomington-Normal Transit System will launch a new west side route serving the local Rivian plant starting Oct. 2 following action Tuesday by…

Downtown Seattle Tourism Improves, Office Occupancy Not So Much | Washington

(The Center Square) — The Downtown Seattle Association’s latest recovery data report finds tourism rates are near pre-pandemic levels. However, workers are still not returning to their offices. The data…

Lebanon plans to install a network of cameras in the city center

The project was originally split into three phases, with phase 2 scheduled for this year and phase 3 in 2023. However, due to anticipated cost increases for next year and…

System to bring a final burst of scattered thunderstorms Monday afternoon

ROANOKE, Va. – Sunday’s flooding closed impassable roads and even closed schools in Nelson County on Monday. As Monday approaches, our slow front will continue to produce scattered showers and…

Deathstrokes in downtown Seattle shown in new surveillance video

The suspect in this case is in custody and charged with murder. SEATTLE — New surveillance video shows a violent random attack in downtown Seattle on August 2 that ended…

Bus rapid transit system changes route after Byron Township Routes contract

GRAND RAPIDS, MI – The Rapid Bus System is making changes to a route in southern Kent County after the Township of Byron ended its contract with the transportation provider.…

Naples City Council addresses new NCH health system zoning

The NCH Healthcare System has cleared another hurdle in its plans to build a $150 million heart center, but the height of the building remains unclear. Naples City Council on…

Cushing Terrell moves into 9,000 square foot office space in downtown Seattle

Moving from Lower Queen Anne, the Cushing Terrell Seattle team joins other companies committed to the reoccupation and revitalization of downtown Seattle. Needing to accommodate a growing staff and adapt…

Downtown Kentucky Town added to the National Register

FRANKFORT, Ky. (AP) — The downtown historic district of a Kentucky college town has been added to the National Register of Historic Places. Morehead’s downtown historic district has 53 commercial,…

Kentucky Town’s downtown district added to the National Register

August 18, 2022Updated: August 18, 2022 6:04 PM FRANKFORT, Ky. (AP) — The downtown historic district of a Kentucky college town has been added to the National Register of Historic…

Suspect in fatal downtown Seattle bombing pleads not guilty

By Seattle Times Staff Reporter A 48-year-old man pleaded not guilty Thursday to an enhanced charge of first-degree murder, accused of fatally wounding a 66-year-old man in a brazen daytime…

Catholic charities scramble to help migrants, says feds straining New York system

MANHATTAN — It took Jennifer four months to travel from her home in Venezuela to New York to escape economic and social turmoil in the troubled country. The last leg…

Gunman convicted of selling fentanyl in downtown Seattle

A Seattle man has been convicted of distributing fentanyl in downtown Seattle. He was also armed with a gun at the time. This case will be a first in the…

Self-driving shuttles will replace the monorail system in Jacksonville, Florida

Listen to the article 3 minutes This audio is generated automatically. Please let us know if you have any comments. The Jacksonville Transportation Authority plans to install 10 miles of…

Library System Eliminates Fines for Late Children’s Items | Winchester Star

To help families save money and encourage more people to check out materials, the Handley Regional Library System will no longer charge late fines for children’s books, movies and music…

There are seeds of hope in downtown Seattle, but they are fading

The moment I pitched the idea of ​​an Amazon Go store, of all things, being a symbol of Seattle’s renaissance, I admitted it. But when the tiny store opened in…

Provincetown sewer system ‘stable’ after state of emergency declared earlier this week

Provincetown’s city manager said its downtown vacuum sewer system — which caused a sewer emergency on Thursday, forcing the immediate closure of restaurants in parts of town — has returned…

Seattle man found guilty of distributing fentanyl in downtown Seattle while armed with a gun | USAO-WDWA

Seattle – A 31-year-old Seattle man was found guilty today in U.S. District Court in Seattle of three federal felonies related to his distribution of fentanyl pills in downtown Seattle,…

Pittsburgh police prepare for a busy weekend in the city’s downtown – WPXI

PITTSBURGH — Pittsburgh police say following violence last week that left two people dead and more than a dozen injured, the city today set a homicide record, with 44 murders…

Yes, mercy can co-exist with accountability in our justice system

I still remember the humanity of William Tolliver even as he will soon be tried for inhumane. Tolliver, along with Marchesa Tolbert, is charged with first-degree murder in a January…

New downtown macaroni and cheese, Mactory, invites the imagination | food drink

The remarkable Birria Mac: deliciously unrealistic. MB Partlow Do you think you make good mac and cheese? Do you believe him enough to take the plunge and build a restaurant…

Downtown Seattle guitar shop owners frustrated with crime and drug use outside the building

Video captured by store employees appears to show drug use in plain sight for everyone outside the business. SEATTLE – Behind a steel door and through a locked door, you…

MCTS Provides Update on WisGo, New Fare Collection System

The Milwaukee County Transit System (MCTS) has announced that it will transition to its modernized three-phase fare collection system that includes estimated delays provided there are no more delays in…

‘It’s better, but it’s still bad:’ Crime affects businesses in downtown Seattle

Man attacked in downtown Seattle last week dies of his injuries Downtown Seattle businesses are feeling the effects of crime. SEATTLE – Downtown Seattle business owners are feeling the effects…

Amazon Go Store in Downtown Seattle Temporarily Closing: Here’s Why

Amazon is the next company to close a downtown Seattle store over ‘security’ concerns, according KING 5. The Fourth Avenue and Pike Street Amazon Go store will be temporarily closed…

Work week weather presented by AVITA HEALTH SYSTEM: Rain and cool for your work week

By Crawford County Staff Now August 7, 2022 11:03 a.m. BUCYRUS—Rain for the first part of the week, cooler temperatures for most of the week. High of 86 on Monday…

Residents and city officials weigh in on plans for a redeveloped downtown neighborhood

City officials are considering redevelopment of the City Hall site by a private developer. [City of Oakland Park] By Javon Anthony Lloyd | New Pelican Writer Oakland Park – Tensions…

Army underground tunnels to expand Mpls. stormwater system

Each morning, Eric Fobbe and his colleagues harness themselves into a red cylindrical cage which is then slowly lowered into a hole in the floor. As it sinks below downtown…

No more frustration with the 811 doctor waiting list system

Efficiency questioned because doctors are not required to take patients from this waiting list Bob Wren recently spent two days traveling the South Shore in search of a family doctor.…

New Britain Herald – New Britain Downtown District chooses new executive director

NEW BRITAIN — After five months of searching, the New Britain Downtown District Board of Commissioners has appointed Nicole Bosco as chief executive. Bosco will succeed Dennis Morrell, who served…

Cahokia Heights to Receive $21 Million to Fix Broken Sewer System, But Some Fear Lack of Oversight | Subway

CAHOKIA HEIGHTS — Illinois Governor JB Pritzker announced Tuesday that the city of Cahokia Heights will receive $21 million in state funding to rebuild the city’s sewer system that has…

Iowa City Downtown District releases 10-year report

The Downtown District of Iowa City currently has approximately 2,000 residents living within the district boundaries. ICDD CREDIT The Iowa City Downtown District (ICDD) announced this week in its 10th…

Vivent Health opens a new clinic downtown

With a growing demand for comprehensive health services, Vivent Health is moving to expand its clinic. The new location will allow for a 33% expansion, which will accommodate an additional…

GameWorks reopens in downtown Seattle

Chaos flashing and beeping of an arcade is a welcome sight after months of doldrums just around the corner from Seventh and Pike. “All games are still…

Cibolo approves city center noise ordinance

A noise ordinance approved by Cibolo City Council on July 26 reduces decibel levels from its downtown bars and clubs. But no one expects the ordinance to be the end…

Austin Transportation seeks to improve downtown and wants public participation

AUSTIN (KXAN) — The Austin Department of Transportation is working on a plan to improve Austin’s downtown road network, and the department wants your input. The Austin Core Transportation (ACT)…

A-to-Be Wins Toll System Contract in Richmond, Virginia

A-to-Be USA will provide a new toll system for the Richmond Metropolitan Transportation Authority (RMTA) in Virginia, USA. RMTA, which operates and maintains the toll highway system in the Greater…

2 survivors of deadly downtown Seattle shooting still have bullets lodged in their legs

Trial continues for suspect in deadly 2020 downtown Seattle shooting One person was killed and seven others were shot when three people opened fire on each other in downtown Seattle.…