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  1. The Making of a Model PlaceRead the original story

    3 min ago | The LookOut news

    ... one by itself, had a profound effect on Southern California and, in particular, on what it might take to make a Downtown area work." The two projects, he says, were early models of what would become "smart growth and new urbanism," a development ...

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  2. Inner ring suburban community improvementRead the original story

    7 hrs ago | Rebuilding Place in the Urban Space

    While I focus on urban or center city revitalization, the reality is that the characteristics of successful community improvement are universal, even if community characteristics and opportunities for improvement vary from place to place. People often make the mistake of thinking "universally" or "globally" when the reality is that community improvement works at the scale of a district.

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  3. Report: WPB is pedestrian friendly, has room for improvementsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | WPBF

    A new report from a Washington D.C. based firm finds downtown West Palm Beach is pedestrian friendly, but has room for improvement. The study, released Tuesday to the Downtown Development Authority, is nearly a year in the making after city planner and urban designer Jeff Speck spent four days in town last November collecting data.

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  4. Hispanic Heritage Month Profile: Jose Ignacio RaelRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Amarillo.com

    ... inclding Amarillo Area Foundation, United Way, Amarillo Art Center, Panhandle-Plains Historical Society, Downtown Kiwanis Club and more. Rael received the Insurance Person of the Year for 1995 award by the Amarillo Area Society of Charter Life ...

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  5. Report: West Palm Beach is pedestrian friendly, has room for improvementsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | WPBF

    A new report from a Washington DC based firm finds downtown West Palm Beach is pedestrian friendly, but has room for improvement. The study, released Tuesday to the Downtown Development Authority, is nearly a year in the making after city planner and urban designer Jeff Speck spent four days in town last November collecting data.

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  6. Global Update: Who's Where and Doing What - September 2014.Read the original story

    Thursday Sep 11 | 4 Hoteliers

    ... Manager at the Marriott Cornhusker in Nebraska. He was most recently the General Manager of the Cleveland Marriott Downtown at Key Center . Rubin Sabater has moved over to the post of Director of Operations for ONE Bal Harbour Resort & Spa . He ...

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  7. SUNY Broome starts Whitney Point satellite campusSUNY Broome starts...Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 11 | Press & Sun-Bulletin

    ... the fall semester at the Tioga County Administrative Building in Owego, and some courses are also taught at the Downtown Binghamton Center, Ligeikis said. About 150 students are taking SUNY Broome courses outside of the main campus this semester, ...

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  8. Stevie Wonder Announces Songs In The Key Of Life TourRead the original story

    Wednesday Sep 10 | Examiner.com

    Stevie Wonder held a press conference earlier today at the Grammy Museum in Downtown L.A. to announce his upcoming "Songs In The Key Of Life Tour." For Wonder's annual house of toys benefit held at the Nokia Theatre this past December, the album was played in it's entirety with special guests Chick Corea, Herbie Hancock, Esperanza Spalding, and John Mayer.

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  9. American Residential Properties' CEO Presents at Bank of America...Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 10 | Seeking Alpha

    My name is Jana Galan and I'm the multi-family REIT analyst at Bank of America Merrill Lynch. And this is the U.S. housing panel.

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  10. Blink and it's gone: DE's Fashion in the SquareRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 10 | The News Journal

    ... and Stylebug , also participated. A small crowd gathered at noon during the Rodney Square Farmers Market in downtown Wilmington to catch a sample of casual and dressy looks for fall. The two dozen ensembles ranged from a rhinestone-encrusted ...

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  11. Budget talks include increase in travel expendituresRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 10 | The Coastal Courier

    ... encies and authorities, including the Liberty County library, Liberty Consolidated Planning Commission, Hinesville Downtown Development Authority, Liberty County Development Authority and the chamber of commerce.

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  12. What is the 'secret sauce' of public broadcasting? PBS...Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 10 | MLive.com

    Myths and misconceptions about PBS-TV are many, and PBS president and CEO Paula Kerger has answers to all of them. Kerger, who had a hand in bringing shows such as "Downtown Abbey" to American television, was in Grand Rapids on Monday and Tuesday to unveil a new partnership between PBS, WGVU Public Media and Grand Valley State University .

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  13. 28 Countries Worldwide Sleep For PeaceRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 9 | PRWeb

    ... week of activities, including a New York Peace Sights walking tour, live music, and a talent show. HI San Diego Downtown and HI Washington DC are each hosting Peace Conferences, allowing attendees to delve deeper into current topics surrounding ...

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  14. YACHT - "Where Does This Disco?" + Jerome LOL RemixRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 9 | Stereogum

    YACHT are back with a new single on a new label. "Where Does This Disco?" is out now on Downtown, along with a remix by Jerome LOL of DJ Dodger Stadium.

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  15. Veros CEO Darius Bozorgi to speak at BPC Housing Summit in DCRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Sep 8 | Housing Wire

    Veros Real Estate Solutions president and CEO Darius Bozorgi has been invited to speak at the Bipartisan Policy Center 's Housing America's Future: New Directions for National Policy 2014 Housing Summit on Monday, Sept. 15, at 2:30 PM Eastern at the Renaissance Washington, D.C. Downtown Hotel in the Renaissance East meeting room.

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  16. Sundance Square named recipient of a 2014 Downtown Pinnacle Award by...Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Sep 7 | North Texas e-News

    During its 60th Anniversary Conference and Tradeshow, the International Downtown Association recognized Sundance Square today with a Downtown Pinnacle Award for its work and initiatives related to the new plaza. The project, a one-acre outdoor plaza in the heart of Sundance Square, was among 10 qualified entries in the category of Downtown Leadership and Management.

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  17. Business week in review: 09/05/14Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Sep 6 | Post-gazette.com

    In yet another flare-up between the region's two health care giants over cancer billing, Highmark Inc. sued UPMC related to the way UPMC bills for oncology and cancer-related treatments. Highmark alleges that UPMC has managed, through billing manipulation, to increase costs by $300 million over four years without any improved outcomes for cancer patients.

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  18. Later start times urged for older studentsRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Sep 6 | SFGate

    ... Hill District. Now, with the help of a new alarm clock, she gets up about 5 a.m. and takes a Port Authority bus to Downtown so she can get to Pittsburgh CAPA 6-12 by 7:30 a.m., about an hour earlier than she had to be there last year. Middle and ...

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  19. Ladies and Gentlemen, Your New Richland County Election BoardRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 5 | Free Times

    ... ., Columbia, 29203. Furniture/baby items/clothing and more! For directions or details call 803-463-8017. Delicious Downtown Breakfast Tony's is open for breakfast every day from 7:30-10:30! Conveniently located

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  20. City earns 2014 Downtown Merit Award for IPFW Sculpture with PurposeRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 5 | Journalgazette.net

    ... put in six racks downtown, part of the 50 to be installed to celebrate IPFW's 50th anniversary. The International Downtown Association (IDA) honored the City of Fort Wayne and Indiana University-Purdue University Fort Wayne (IPFW) with a Merit Award ...

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