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  1. Save Money and Support Local Businesses with the New App PlurroRead the original story

    21 hrs ago | Customer Interaction Solutions

    ... growth within our small business community." Sunday's event in Leesburg is in partnership with the Leesburg Downtown Business Association (LDBA), a group of retail and professional business leaders in Leesburg, Virginia. "Our goal at the LDBA is to ...

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  2. Walnut Creek News Briefs -- Walnut Creek Downtown names new executive ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Contra Costa Times

    After nearly two years since the head of the downtown business association left, the group now called Walnut Creek Downtown has named Byron Best, from Atlanta, as the new executive director of the 550-member association. Best's responsibilities include implementing and overseeing marketing programs to bring more visitors downtown and increase their spending there, identifying new marketing and event opportunities and serving as WCD's chief spokesman.

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  3. Downtown's upsideRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | The Winnipeg Free Press

    ... band Bad Brains (the lightning bolt is striking the White House on that one). Then there's the title, a riff on Downtown 81 -- the 1981 film starring artist Jean-Michel Basquiat that examines the subculture of post-punk Manhattan. Fitting ...

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  4. California X shares second song from new LP, touring, playing NYC...Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 17 | Brooklynvegan

    ... 1/23: Cincinnati, OH @ The Comet 1/24: New Brunswick, NJ @ Paradise Lost 2/7: Brooklyn, NY @ Knitting Factory (w/ Downtown Boys, Pinkwash, Worriers, Nuclear Santa Claust, Brick Mower and Alice)

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  5. Berkshire Income Realty, Inc. Acquires Elan Redmond Town CenterRead the original story

    Wednesday Dec 17 | Business Wire

    ... in an urban location experiencing a strong revitalization." Elan Redmond Town Center is centrally located in Downtown Redmond, close to the region's major employers. The property offers access to State Route 520, connecting Elan Redmond Town Center ...

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  6. Downtown at night in El Paso, where murders have jumped but other serious crime is down.Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 17 | Texas Tribune

    After four years running as the safest city of its size in the nation, El Paso will close out 2014 with an 80 percent increase in murders. But the jump from 11 murders in 2013 to 20 so far this year doesn't mean the city is unsafe, analysts insist, and law enforcement officers say spillover crime from Mexico is not to blame.

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  7. 27th Annual National Conference on LGBTQ Equality: Creating Change in DenverRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 16 | Examiner.com

    The 27th Annual Conference on LGBTQ Equality: Creating Change will be held February 4-8, 2015 in Denver, Colorado, at the Sheraton Denver Downtown Hotel , 1550 Court Place, Denver, Colorado, 80202 . The National Gay & Lesbian Task Force organizes this conference every year, which is a pre-eminent political, leadership and skills-building conference established as a movement for LBGTQ equality and is proving to be the largest group of activists representing the LGBTQ community.

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  8. A reminder about winter-time conditions for pedestrians, cyclists, and transit usersRead the original story

    Tuesday Dec 16 | Rebuilding Place in the Urban Space

    ... buildings and objects art (indoor and outdoor) events and festivals information advertising. San Diego has a Downtown Lighting Plan , which includes subplans for sub-districts, such as Little Italy and the Gaslamp District. Current developments in ...

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  9. 2014 New Yeara s Eve Celebrations in WashingtonRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 16 | Washingtonian.com

    ... and kid-appropriate parties. Want your event to be included? E-mail the details to sgilgore@washingtonian.com . Downtown Countdown at the Washington Hilton Where: 1919 Connecticut Ave., NW When: 9 PM Tickets: $89 to $119 late entry, $119 to $149 ...

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  10. Festival of Lights: Celebrate Hanukkah around the USARead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 15 | USA Today

    ... lighting will be held at Colorado State University on Dec. 18 with guest of honor CSU President Tony Frank. In downtown Boston, public menorah lightings will be held each evening throughout Hanukkah on Boston Common, across from the Massachusetts ...

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  11. Pittsburgh conference seeks input for region's energy futureRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 15 | Post-gazette.com

    ... in Pittsburgh is working toward this goal through the 2030 Districts, or communities of high-performance buildings Downtown and in Oakland. Ted Ford, president and CEO Ohio Advanced Energy Economy in Columbus, said the region is taking the right ...

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  12. Hilton celebrates its Historic HotelsRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 18, 2014 | USA Today

    ... when Bertha Palmer requested a dessert for ladies attending the Chicago 1893 World's Fair. The Hilton St. Louis Downtown at the Arch retains the original vaults of its 19th-century predecessor, Merchant Laclede National Bank. When it opened in 1926, ...

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  13. First Amendment dispute pits nonprofit against Nativity displayRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Dec 14 | The Indianapolis Star

    First Amendment dispute pits nonprofit against Nativity display Indiana town of Brookville has erected Christian display on courthouse lawn for past 50 years. Check out this story on IndyStar.com: http://indy.st/1Awd3JY The Three Wise Men are depicted on the nativity scene at Christ Church Cathedral on Monument Circle in Downtown Indianapolis.

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  14. Why areas with good jobs have hard-to-afford homesRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Dec 13 | The Arizona Republic

    ... on azcentral.com: http://azc.cc/1AvcqjT UNITED STATES - MARCH 29: The Painted Ladies, Victorian-style houses with Downtown in the background, Alamo Square, San Francisco, California, United States of America. (Photo by DeAgostini/Getty Images) ...

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  15. Hero the Band Ringing in the New Year at the Downtown Countdown in AtlantaRead the original story

    Saturday Dec 13 | Mi2n

    Website: Atlanta's hottest and most electrifying alternative pop band, Hero The Band, is ringing in 2015 as one of the headlining acts of The Downtown Countdown. For the tenth year in a row Atlanta's marquee New Year's Eve party, the Downtown Countdown, is returning to the luxurious Hyatt Regency Atlanta on Peachtree Street on Wednesday, December 31st.

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  16. Airmall boomed during open house; Huntington Bank survey find...Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 11 | Post-gazette.com

    A Pittsburgh International Airport Airmall open house was so successful last weekend that officials want to do it again. The Allegheny County Airport Authority is looking at scheduling another open house sometime in the spring, acting executive director James Gill said Thursday.

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  17. Police: Fleeing suspect jumped into river to avoid arrestRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 9 | KSLA-TV Shreveport

    One of the two men being chased by Shreveport police early Thursday morning tried to make his escape by jumping into the Red River, police say. Officers reportedly caught the two trying to break a car window around 3 a.m. near Clyde Fant Parkway in Downtown Shreveport.

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  18. Still No Timeline for Trolleys' ReturnRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 11 | The Memphis Flyer

    ... return. "As we all knew when entering into this vital issue of ensuring the safety and long-term viability of the Downtown trolley, there would likely be steps forward along with scheduling challenges," Garrison said. "Each step forward moves us ...

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  19. Charlottesville Albemarle Convention & Visitors Bureau Advertising in ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 10 | AndhraNews

    ... lle and County of Albemarle, as a destination, in pursuit of the meetings and tourism markets." CACVB operates the Downtown Visitor Center ( 610 E Main

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  20. Secant Medical to Present Use of Poly(glycerol sebacate) as an Elastomeric Coating at TERMIS-AM 2014Read the original story

    Tuesday Dec 9 | Freshnews

    ... Coating for Biomedical Textiles When: Monday, December 15 from 4:30-6:30 pm Where: Renaissance Washington DC Downtown Hotel About TERMIS-AM: The TERMIS-AM Meeting is the key annual meeting held in the Americas, unites more than 800 researchers, ...

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