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4 hrs ago | The Sampson Independent

September chock full of Chamber opportunities

With September just around the corner, we have many exciting opportunities quickly approaching.

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14 hrs ago | Business Journal

Google, AOL co-founder to stop in St. Louis on startup 'road trip'

A national bus tour highlighting emerging entrepreneurial communities and founded by AOL co-founder Steve Case is coming to St. Louis in October.

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18 hrs ago | Dallas Observer

Ignore All the Smoke Around HUD's Case Against Dallas and See Something Ugly in the Mirror

The U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development's accusation of racial segregation lodged against Dallas has probably reached a point of incomprehensibility for most people, but there is still a simple question in it: What if it's true? As far as understanding most of what they say now, the city and HUD might as well be two Inuit seal hunters ... (more)

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Tue Aug 26, 2014

Silicon Valley DeBug

San Jose: The #16 Coolest City To Live According To Forbes

Forbes magazine releases "The Coolest Cities to Live In " and San Jose and Los Angeles are tied at #16.

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Sun Aug 24, 2014

Post-gazette.com

Experts urge later start times for students in higher grades

Sipping a java chip Frappuccino en route to her first day of ninth grade Friday, Ahmani Johnson said she was excited to begin high school but annoyed that she had to wake up so early.

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Rebuilding Place in the Urban Space

Historic preservation is not the bogeyman for finding cheap apartments in DC

Today's Post has an article, " The new housing market: Why it's so hard to find a cheap apartment in Washington, D.C. ," with this line about strategies for producing more and lower cost housing: In D.C., you could even ditch the large historic districts that make it extremely difficult to build anything substantial in many desirable neighborhoods.

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WJLA-TV Arlington

Washington Business Report: Stopping funds to ISIS, Donald Trump on...

Here's what you can see on this week's edition of Washington Business Report with ABC7 national correspondent Rebecca Cooper.

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Wed Aug 20, 2014

Chicago Tribune

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.

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NME

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'.

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Tue Aug 19, 2014

MLive.com

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.

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Mon Aug 18, 2014

NME

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 .

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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.

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Sat Aug 16, 2014

WMSH-AM Sturgis

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.

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Fri Aug 15, 2014

Brooklynvegan

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.

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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.

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Stereogum

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 .

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Houston Press

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.

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Thu Aug 14, 2014

Newswise

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.

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Planetizen

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.

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Sulekha.com

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.

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