Medical marijuana a cutthroat competition in Illinois
Not only will entrepreneurs applying for licenses next month need a minimum of $400,000 in liquid assets, they also must provide diagrams and photos of a purchased facility, mapped out and reimagined.
Arcade Fire cover Pixies' 'Alec Eiffel' - " watch
Arcade Fire have continued their stunt of covering an artist from each town they stop through on their current world tour, this time taking on Pixies' 'Alec Eiffel'.
Tue Aug 19, 2014
Flint Local to host first-ever dance performance featuring nationally recognized dancers
On Saturday, Aug. 23, Flint Local 432 will host the inaugural Tap In showcase, a "new, innovative, creative music and dance by some of the world's best hoofers and musicians," according to a release from the Local.
Mon Aug 18, 2014
Arcade Fire's Will Butler plays first ever solo show in New York
Arcade Fire 's Will Butler played his first ever solo show at a gig in New York over the weekend .
Sun Aug 17, 2014
The Washington Post
Free and Easy: Civil War Weekend, #SummerCool Block Party, Kush Abadey
The DC Commission on the Arts & Humanities and the DC Commission on the Martin Luther King, Jr. Holiday are partnering to present an evening celebrating the two actors and civil rights activists.
Sat Aug 16, 2014
Two New Board Members For Glen Oaks Foundation
Centreville, MI By: Mike Stiles - Two new directors have joined the Glen Oaks Community College Foundation Board.
Fri Aug 15, 2014
Downtown Boys starting tour in NYC tonight w/ Weird Womb & Vomitface, ...
Providence's Downtown Boys are kicking off a short Northeast tour in NYC tonight, which wraps up in Connecticut two weeks later.
Uptown San Diego Examiner
Daily Business Report - Aug. 15, 2014
San Diego City Council President Todd Gloria has called a special meeting of the City Council for 11 a.m. on Monday to consider overriding Mayor Kevin Faulconer's veto of the ordinance increasing the minimum wage and allowing workers to earn sick leave.
Watch Arcade Fire Cover Neil Young's "Come On Baby Let's Go Downtown" In Winnipeg
Arcade Fire did yet another cover at their Winnipeg show last night. This time, Win Butler wore his paper mache head while they performed Neil Young's " Come On Baby Let's Go Downtown " from his 1975 album Tonight's The Night .
Bands: Texas Is Good Enough For Your Limited Tour
This article isn't a gripe about the local music scene, which has actually been looking up for a while now, nor is it even about Houston specifically.
Thu Aug 14, 2014
Industry Experts to Discuss Open Payments (Sunshine Act) Reporting...
Phase 2 reporting for Open Payments ended July 7, 2014, after CMS extended the submission process due to problems with the portal.
The Many Benefits of a 'Downtown Ward 7' in Washington D.C.
Efforts to grow a downtown in a historically neglected part of Washington, D.C. would do more than bring business to the area.
Bollywood Ladies Night in Northern Virginia
All the Ladies Friday Aug 22nd is your night......Dance to our DC's Best DJ's fabulous tracks and get ready for a chilled out weekend.There will also be a surprise raffles .So shop your favorite dress, wear those high heels, get your girlfriends together .Exclusive Ladies Party right in Ashburn.
Pramila Jayapal Capers to Win Washington Senate Primary
Bagging Senate seat 37 in South Seattle, Pramila Jayapal also stood up as the highest voted amidst her 5 opponents.
Member of violent white supremacist gang pleads guilty
IT'S A GANG KNOWN FOR TORTURING ITS OWN MEMBERS IF THEY REFUSE TO COMMIT CRIMES.
Wed Aug 13, 2014
New York Daily News
Fitness Minute: Your guide to gym news across the city
Every month, health reporter Meredith Engel will update you on what's new and noteworthy in the NYC fitness scene.
Mon Aug 11, 2014
Antonia Ferrier Settles Into New Role at Forbes-Tate | Downtown Moves
The energetic former staffer is now a senior vice president at Forbes-Tate, a public policy consulting firm in D.C. Although Ferrier is excited about her new job, she said, "the Senate and the Hill will always feel a little bit like home."
Sat Aug 09, 2014
Kayak gives deals at football kicks off over Labor Day weekend
If you didn't know, the brand-spanking new College Football Hall of Fame will have just opened in Downtown Atlanta and there are huge college football games taking place in the biggest city in the South.
Fri Aug 08, 2014
Downtown apartment building Saratoga Lofts sells for $3 million
Saratoga Lofts, a 19-unit bank-owned apartment building downtown, has sold for $3 million to Washington D.C.-based Broadwater Capital LLC. The apartment building at 125 W. Saratoga St. is relatively small when it comes to residential conversions downtown, but the interest from buyers in the property indicates downtown multi-family properties are ... (more)