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  1. 'Yarn bomb' planned for downtown SaturdayRead the original story w/Photo

    9 min ago | The Capital-Journal

    ... to throw brightly colored things on city property without being charged with vandalism, Saturday is your day. Downtown Topeka Inc. and Topeka knitters will meet at 10 a.m. Saturday at Eighth and Jackson to wrap trees leading to Kansas Avenue in a ...

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  2. FC/Lanesboro schoolsRead the original story

    Feb 4, 2014 | Republican-Leader

    ... met at the annual Minnesota Music Educators Association All-State Mid-Winter Clinic at the Hilton Hotel in Downtown Minneapolis. Among these elite performers were Fillmore Central percussionists, Nicholas Powell and Morgan Malley. Nicholas is the ...

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  3. Push to improve train tanker car safety after recent explosionsRead the original story

    16 hrs ago | KCTV5

    ... of trains rumble through the metro every single day, according to the Missouri Department of Transportation. Downtown Lee's Summit sees its fair share of trains as one the last big depots in Eastern Jackson County for passenger trains and rails for ...

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  4. Review: 'Vanishing Pearls' shows fallout after Gulf disastersRead the original story w/Photo

    23 hrs ago | Los Angeles Times

    ... n it eschews the facts for the folks. "Vanishing Pearls." No MPAA rating. Running time: 1 hour, 20 minutes. At the Downtown Independent, Los Angeles. PHOTOS AND MORE

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  5. Marcus & Millichap Launches New Company WebsiteRead the original story

    22 hrs ago | Business Wire

    ... Bakersfield a- Birmingham a- Boise a- Boston a- Brooklyn a- Charleston a- Charlotte a- Charlotte Uptown a- Chicago Downtown a- Chicago Oak Brook a- Chicago O'Hare a- Cincinnati a- Cleveland a- Columbia a- Columbus a- Dallas a- Denver a- Detroit a- ...

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  6. Developers must submit information on Royal Oak land proposals this weekRead the original story

    Sunday Mar 30 | Crain's Detroit Business

    ... Farran Realty Partners responded to a request for proposals to develop the property, which is owned by the Downtown Development Authority . The developers have been asked to provide total development cost, the amount of tax-increment financing ...

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  7. Easier financing rejuvenates downtown apartment marketRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Mar 30 | Crain's Detroit Business

    ... on The Griswold becoming a $22 million apartment development instead. The Detroit Economic Growth Corp. received Downtown Development Authority board approval last week to negotiate a development agreement for The Griswold - which would have 80 ...

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  8. DC Streetcar article in the New York TimesRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Rebuilding Place in the Urban Space

    ... the district (" Gap, Walgreens to open big stores downtown " and " Target considering a store near Metro Center in downtown DC ," Washington Post ) is a big competitor. The advantage that the nightlife element of the H Street district is that it ...

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  9. 2013 ros s to tryRead the original story

    Yesterday | The Washington Post

    ... Park Wine and Spirits, Cork & Fork, Paul's of Chevy Chase. Available in Maryland at Baker's Liquors in Chester; Downtown Crown Wine and Beer in Gaithersburg; Franklin's Restaurant, Brewery & General Store and Yes! Organic Market in Hyattsville; ...

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  10. The Neon Bridge revisitedRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Times

    ... questioned its cost and scratched their heads over all the hoop-la, the goal of Shreveport officials (City Hall, Downtown Development Authority, and Shreveport Regional Arts Council) was to create a signature piece of public art that would not only ...

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  11. St. Louis-based Pi Pizzeria to open DowntownRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Cincinnati.com

    ... pizzeria will allow expanded offerings, particularly appetizers, Sommers said. Pi serves only craft beer; at the Downtown location, they will have 24 taps, with "as many Cincinnati beers as possible," Sommers said, plus St. Louis brews. And they ...

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  12. Man accused of bilking more than $30 million from federal Lifeline programRead the original story

    Monday Apr 7 | WMC-TV Memphis

    ... in advance of the primary election May 6. Through April 24, voters can hit the Shelby County Election Commission's Downtown offices, located at 157 (WMC-TV) - An Arlington man indicted on charges of bilking the federal government out of millions of ...

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  13. Taneiya Culp, 11, From Boyd-Buchanan School, Named Winner Of TBI's...Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Chattanoogan.com

    ... of the Easter holiday, there will be no CARTA fixed route bus service or CARTA Care-a-van service this Sunday. The Downtown Shuttle will operate on its Sunday schedule from 9:30 a.m. until 8:30 p.m. All CARTA bus services will resume regular weekday ...

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  14. New Cumberland Navy veteran surprised with World War II medals 68 years laterRead the original story

    Tuesday Apr 15 | PennLive.com

    ... in their retirement to be closer to their grandchildren. Hyatt said he and his wife formerly volunteered for Downtown Daily Bread, and he helped Habitat for Humanity. Hyatt said she would be happy about the medals. "She made sure, anytime there was ...

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  15. The Short ListRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 15 | City Paper

    ... at Metro Gallery with Local H and the Matrimonials . Washington, D.C. street-rap hero Shy Glizzy performs at the Downtown Cultural Art Center. Baltimore's Caleb Stine and California's Will Stratton get folksy at the Gold Bar. Heavy local rockers ...

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  16. The FBI Thinks It Can Pass Off Downtown D.C. as ShanghaiRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 15 | Government Executive

    If you're a movie director, low on cash, in need of a nightlife shot in Shanghai, but can't fly to China, there is a solution: Just film in D.C.'s Chinatown.

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  17. Canada pops up in Downtown Pittsburgh with exhibit for tourists, businessesRead the original story

    Monday Apr 7 | Post-gazette.com

    Ontario gets a lot of interested Pittsburgh visitors, but it would like even more and is spending time here this week working on it at a show called Pop-Up Canada.

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  18. OCC expected to close on purchase of Southfield office building for future useRead the original story

    Monday Mar 24 | Crain's Detroit Business

    ... Last year, OCC also purchased 5 acres of land near the building from the city of Southfield and the Southfield Downtown Development Authority for $2.2 million, also in case the college needs to expand the campus. The land was the site of a Ramada ...

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  19. Study Reveals America's Most Sprawling CitiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 14 | Forbes.com

    ... and L.A. is extending its transit system. Case in point: the rail line scheduled to open next year connecting Downtown L.A. with beachfront Santa Monica; my neighbors and I can hardly wait to abandon the soul-crushing traffic of the 10 Freeway. That ...

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  20. D.C. Cherry blossoms, warm weather draw record-setting weekend crowdsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 14 | TBD.com

    ... and the blooming of the blossoms themselves all came together to draw huge crowds. On Sunday roads leading into downtown DC were again jammed, Metro trains were crowded, and pedestrian and bicycle traffic was incredibly heavy. "Today, I think, is ...

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