Libraries Newswire (Page 12)

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  1. Ramsey County to keep property taxes flatRead the original story

    Tuesday | TwinCities

    ... to improve response times for first responders, the renovation and expansion of the Shoreview and White Bear Lake libraries, and $3.8 million more per year for road improvements. "Even though we are spending more, we are covering most of those ...


  2. Woytovich leaving Hesperia, heading to ArizonaRead the original story

    Tuesday | Hesperia Star

    ... thereafter went to work for the San Bernardino County Library. She worked at Montclair, Barstow and Victorville libraries before leaving to pursue other endeavors. In April 2007, she was hired as the executive for the Hesperia Chamber. Not long ...


  3. Drew Bordas named Vice President of Management and Customer Operations at OCLCRead the original story

    Tuesday | Library Technology Guides automation update

    ... industry. "Bringing together these customer support working groups will allow for greater speed in service to our libraries," said Skip Prichard, OCLC President and CEO. "Drew brings considerable talent and experience to this new role that will help ...


  4. Library honors Billy Joel with U.S. pop music prizeRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | The Star

    Librarian James Billington said Tuesday the singer-songwriter, whose hits include 'Piano Man' and 'Uptown Girl,' will receive the prize in Washington in November.


  5. 9 pictures of the Central Library dome: inside and outRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | OnMilwaukee

    ... called The Standard a "new, modern library structure ... which is really state of the art when it comes to public libraries." Yesterday, Milwaukee Public Library hosted a media walk-through of the library space and developer HSI Properties took ...


  6. Are classics being weeded out of Racine School libraries?Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | WTMJ-AM Milwaukee

    ... tattered, missing pages, and in poor condition. "Each year we get common school funding. That goes directly to the libraries. The librarians can choose to replace books," says Tapp.


  7. Fire safety book to be featured during library storytimeRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Nevada Appeal

    ... house. Books will be available at the Carson City Library, 900 N. Roop St., in all Carson City elementary school libraries and from the Fire Department at its main station, 777 S. Stewart St. "We hope it will inspire parents," said Vance. "It's a ...


  8. La Crosse Public Library: How it comparesRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | WKBT

    ... is a challenge and it is a concern," says Mayor Tim Kabat. News 8 compared 2013 spending at three similarly-sized libraries in Wisconsin: La Crosse (population: 51,600), Wauwatosa (population: 46,705) and Janesville (population: 63,600), according ...


  9. Library honors Billy Joel with US pop music prizeRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | KHOU-TV Houston

    The Library of Congress is honoring Billy Joel with its Gershwin Prize for Popular Song.


  10. Fancy running your library? AMs warn community-run libraries are likely to be reality as cuts biteRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | IcNetwork

    Report from the Communities, Equality and Local Government committee says libraries should look to share facilities with other authority services Responsibility for managing libraries in Wales is likely to increasingly fall on communities as English-style cuts to council budgets bite, an Assembly committee has warned.


  11. Five Kalona employees get 3 to 4 percent pay raises for 2014-15Read the original story

    Tuesday | The Washington Evening Journal

    The Kalona City Council Monday approved raises for five city employees ranging from 3 to 4 percent, an increase in total wage costs of slightly less than $70,000 for 2014-15.


  12. Democratic Women honor James 'Woody' WoodsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Lebanon Democrat

    ... of Wilson County. This is a community project that donates a book each year to each of the three Wilson County libraries. "We are pleased each year to get a recently published book from the Democratic Women," said Mt. Juliet Librarian Nancy ...


  13. Mahwah man masturbated near women and children at Ramey department store, police allegeRead the original story

    Tuesday | The Jersey Journal

    A Mahwah man was charged with lewdness and invasion of privacy for allegedly masturbating and taking pictures of women at department stores in Ramsey in two separate incidents.


  14. DeWitt County Alliance applies for grant for librariesRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | The Cuero Record, Cuero, Texas

    ... Court meeting. The DCAa Sis applying for an Impact Grant from Texas Rural Communities. The grant would allow four libraries in the county to offer eBooks for checkout. Cuero Record photo.


  15. Amazon's New Kindle Unlimited Sounds A Lot Like the Public Library -...Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Houston Press

    Amazon's new subscription service Kindle Unlimited , sounds tempting. For just $9.99 a month, subscribers get unlimited access to some 600,000 Kindle books and thousands of audiobooks.


  16. Rocky River library director, Nick Cronin, resignsRead the original story

    Tuesday |

    Nick Cronin, director of the Rocky River Public Library since 2010, has resigned to pursue other opportunities, according to the library's board of trustees.


  17. Sacramento Public Library offering scholarships for earning high school diplomas onlineRead the original story

    Tuesday | Sacramento Bee Newspaper

    The Sacramento Public Library is offering a limited number of scholarships to eligible adults seeking high school diplomas starting this summer.


  18. Current plans preserve Hyattsville librarya s flying saucer, demolish buildingRead the original story

    Tuesday |

    Hyattsville's iconic flying saucer may be saved, even while architects look at plans for replacing the library it has stood in front of for 50 years.


  19. Despite budget cuts, Miami-Dade expects property-tax windfall in 2015Read the original story

    Tuesday | The Miami Herald

    ... Gimenez's proposed budget for 2015 forecasts a gain of $112 million in the property taxes that fund police, jails, libraries, rescue services and other county services. Higher real estate values are behind the increase, with Miami-Dade forecast to ...


  20. The Market Place in Hay-On-Wye.Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Ledbury Reporter

    ... insists a spokesman for Hay Town Council. And the town council has issued a public warning that funding for libraries and playing fields could soon follow the public toilet budget down the pan. A decision over the future funding of the tourist ...