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  1. Avenidas honors seven with 'Lifetime of Achievement' awardsRead the original story

    Yesterday | Palo Alto Weekly

    ... several large buildings at Stanford University as well as the Palo Alto Baylands Interpretive Center and the Downtown Library. His community interests have included international exchange and development, human relations, peace and arms control, ...

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  2. Tickets still available for 'Walkable City' workshopRead the original story

    Saturday | Columbia Magazine

    Click on headline for complete story Diane Comer FRANKFORT, KY Tickets are still available for an upcoming lecture and workshop with Jeff Speck, author of "Walkable City: How Downtown Can Save America, One Step at a Time." Jeff SpeckSpeck's lecture will be the keynote presentation during the 2014 Kentucky Main Street Program annual winter conference at 6pmCT/7pmET Thursday, January 16, at the Grand Theatre, 308 St. Clair Street., in downtown Frankfort.

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  3. Art MovementsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Hyperallergic

    ... Businessman and collector Ramin Salsali lost over $350,000 worth of art in the fire that consumed the Address Downtown skyscraper in Dubai in late December. Billionaire art collector Hans Georg NA der has hired architect David Chipperfield to ...

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  4. Self-Employed Worry About Health Insurance CostsRead the original story

    Friday Feb 5 | Insurance News Net

    Feb. 05--George Banyas is self-employed, having run a successful optometry business in Richland for the past 15 years. He and his wife have two children, both in their early 20s and attending college.

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  5. Self-employed who are ineligible for Affordable Care Act worry about costsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 4 | Post-gazette.com

    George Banyas is self-employed, having run a successful optometry business in Richland for the past 15 years. He and his wife have two children, both in their early 20s and attending college.

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  6. Amid Backlash, Purportedly Pro-Rape Men's Group Cancels Meeting in Los AngelesRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 3 | Patch.com

    UPDATED AT 7:30 P.M. A group touting "neomasculinity" that was organizing a weekend global meeting of its followers, including sessions in Sherman Oaks, Downtown LA and Long Beach, canceled the event today following a torrent of criticism. Return of Kings founder, an author who goes by Roosh V, posted on his website: "I can no longer guarantee the safety or privacy of the men who want to attend on February 6, especially since most of the meetups can not be made private in time.

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  7. Hersha Hospitality Trust Inks Joint Venture For Seven Manhattan HotelsRead the original story

    Thursday Feb 4 | Hotel Interactive

    ... prime location on the corner of 22 nd and M Streets at the confluence of DuPont Circle, Foggy Bottom, Georgetown, Downtown and the West End, a block from HT's recently

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  8. Seattle's homeless emergency: What do we really know?Read the original story

    Thursday Feb 4 | Crosscut.com

    ... percent are mentally ill. Consider that Safe Harbors surveys generally only record mental illness at places like Downtown Emergency Shelter that are geared toward serving that population. In places like Compass, it comes down to self-reporting. ...

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  9. Build a Better Bicycle ProgramRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 3 | Santa Fe Reporter

    ... for a successful business model, bike share companies counter. Albuquerque's bike share, BICI, launched with the Downtown ABQ Main Street Initiative and City of Albuquerque's support in May 2015 and rapidly grew to 75 bikes, with locations ...

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  10. After delays, Federal Justice Tower will open next month in downtownRead the original story

    Dec 16, 2015 | The Las Vegas Sun

    Daniel Bogden, Nevada's top federal prosecutor, has been waiting to move his offices to the new Federal Justice Tower. The downtown office building is under construction across the street from his current office in a courthouse on Las Vegas Boulevard.

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  11. Clarksville's First Thursday Art Walk to take place February 4th, 2016Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 1 | Clarksville Online

    Clarksville's First Thursday Art Walk is produced by the Downtown Clarksville Association and is a free, self-guided tour spanning a 5-block radius that combines visual art, live music, engaging events and more in the heart of Downtown Clarksville. With 10+ venues, bars and businesses participating each month, the First Thursday Art Walk in Clarksville is the ultimate opportunity to savor and support local creative talent.

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  12. Toll Brothers City Living Purchases Prime Site in Bethesda's...Read the original story

    Monday Feb 1 | PRWeb

    Toll Brothers announces plans to build its second second luxury condominium of approximately 100 residences in downtown Bethesda after seeing strong interest at Hampden Row. "With the strong interest we are seeing at Hampden Row, our first Bethesda Toll Brothers City Living building, we are extremely excited to be expanding our City Living brand in the highly-desirable Bethesda market" Toll Brothers, Inc. the nation's leading builder of luxury homes, today announced its newest urban community from its successful Toll Brothers City Living division in the Washington, DC urban market.

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  13. MLB to open Washington officeRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 1 | WTOP-FM Washington

    ... will open its first official brick and mortar office in Washington. The office itself will be on 15th Street NW in Downtown D.C., and will start with just a single full-time employee, Vice President of Government Relations Josh Alkin. Alkin has ...

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  14. This steam train chugs through scenic Western MarylandRead the original story

    Nov 4, 2015 | The Star Online

    ... to take our eight-year-old son on a trip earlier this month. We arrived on a Thursday so we could make some of the Downtown Cumberland Farmers Market that also sets up on Saturdays. We strolled along the bricks of the pedestrian walkway that is ...

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  15. Omni Louisville Hotel Announced for 2018Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 29 | Hotel News Resource

    Executives from Omni Hotels & Resorts along with Louisville Mayor Greg Fischer, the Metro Council, leaders from the Louisville Convention & Visitors Bureau, and the Louisville Downtown Partnership broke ground today on the Omni Louisville Hotel. The 30-story luxurious property will reflect Louisville's warmth and hospitality, while embracing and celebrating the city's authentic quality and charm.

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  16. Desk Chat | Your Downtown with David KrietorRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 29 | Downtown Phoenix Journal

    David Krietor has served as CEO of Downtown Phoenix, Inc. since April 8, 2013. In that time, he has worked with community stakeholders to develop the downtown we want.

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  17. Four Magnolia Hotels Receive WeddingWire Couplesa Choice Award for 2016Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 29 | Hotel Online

    DENVER January 29, 2016 Leigh Hitz, president and chief executive officer for Magnolia Hotels, today announced that four properties in the collection are among WeddingWire Couples' Choice Awards for 2016. Magnolia Hotels in Denver, Houston, St. Louis and downtown Dallas all received this special recognition.

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  18. PICKS: Alex Jovanovich on Jeni Spota C. at Brennan & Griffin | Downtown, New YorkRead the original story

    Friday Jan 29 | Artforum Intl.

    James Hampton , a janitor, built a tinfoil throne room for Christ's return in a Washington, DC, rental garage; Leonard Knight 's Salvation Mountain is an adobe edifice in California made in honor of God's enduring love; Laure Pigeon 's densely worked ink drawings are faithfully recorded transmissions from beyond the veil. Painter Jeni Spota C. unabashedly joins this lineage of ecstatic visionaries for whom art is a gateway into the divine.

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  19. Experience Columbus uses milestone anniversary to take stock, look aheadRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 29 | The Columbus Dispatch

    ... but we don't have the size of hotel to support it," Ross said. While the opening in 2012 of the Hilton Columbus Downtown across from the convention center helped, "we need to have a 1,000-room hotel connected to or adjacent to the convention ...

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  20. Inherited IRAs may be factor in filing for bankruptcyRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 28 | Post-gazette.com

    Pittsburgh lawyer Ron Roteman recently met with a client who wanted to have about $400,000 in debts wiped clean by declaring a Chapter 7 bankruptcy, but after scanning the client's balance sheet, Mr. Roteman knew right away he was better off not filing. The client had just inherited an IRA from his deceased mother worth about $75,000, and the U.S. Supreme Court ruled in 2014 that anyone seeking bankruptcy protection must forfeit all money from an inherited individual retirement account to creditors to settle debts.

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