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Ricketts' order intended to ease health care workforce pressures in Nebraska

Omaha World-Herald 16 Oct 2021
General Motors once operated eight plants in Saginaw and its surroundings but manufacturing jobs dropped 50% in the last 30 years, according to according to The Associated Press ... Even before the pandemic, Amsterdam was working to revive its downtown ... It began developing its downtown in 2016 to attract people to the city’s center.

Pop-Up deal spins off new Downtown shops

Colorado Springs Business Journal 15 Oct 2021
would not exist without the Downtown Partnership’s Pop-Up program,” says Peri Bolts, who has owned the popular cooperative retail space on East Bijou Street since 2018 ... From those Downtown beginnings, Eclectic CO ... “The general goal of the DTP is to increase vibrancy and vitality in the downtown area.

Bigfoot makes trek to downtown Jefferson this weekend for annual conference

The Marshall News Messenger 15 Oct 2021
JEFFERSON — The elusive Bigfoot will once again make a trek to downtown Jefferson this weekend for the 20th annual Texas Bigfoot Conference, which is held each year in his honor ... in downtown Jefferson. Woolheater said Tuesday general admission tickets have just gone on sale and ...

Gronkowski family gym, focused on fitness and recovery, draws diverse clients

The Buffalo News 15 Oct 2021
NexGen Fitness Buffalo – opened downtown last May – incorporates many of the same strategies, but General Manager Dan Gronkowski doesn’t want to leave the impression that the studio was designed with athletes in mind ... Dan Gronkowski, right, is general manager at NexGen Fitness, at 50 Fountain Plaza downtown.

Dutch Country General Store Voted Best of the Best 2021

Maryville Daily Forum 14 Oct 2021
Additionally, the award for Best Country Store went to the Hannibal location of Dutch Country General Store (2021 marks the second year in a row for this particular recognition) ... "The shop in downtown Hannibal opened in April of 2020 and is more than a general store ... The Hannibal location is open at 305 North Main Street in historic downtown.

Boo on Main Street returns Oct. 30

Crossville Chronicle 14 Oct 2021
Boo on Main Street will return to Downtown Crossville Oct. 30 from 5-8 p.m., offering children a safe and fun Halloween event.� ... The event is hosted by Cahoots General Store, Downtown Crossville Inc ... 25 and can be emailed to or dropped off at Cahoots General Store, 53 N. Main St., Suite 100 ... ....

Village of Elkton to construct pocket park in downtown area

Huron County View 14 Oct 2021
The Village of Elkton Downtown Development Authority has begun a project to construct a pocket park at 26 N ... ELKTON – A portion of downtown Elkton will soon look a bit more spruced up, thanks in part to the work of the village’s downtown development authority ... A pocket park is a small park accessible to the general public.

‘A good city manager’: Belgrade prepares to honor retiring Ted Barkley

Belgrade News 14 Oct 2021
Barkley himself has been instrumental in efforts aimed at “shaping downtown,” according to those familiar with his efforts ... The Downtown Plan isn’t the only plan Barkley helped develop in Belgrade – planning efforts in general consumed a significant amount of his time and energy, he said.

13 nights of Halloween in Charleston with these spooky and fun fall celebrations

The Post and Courier 13 Oct 2021
The Royal American, 970 Morrison Drive, downtown ... 27 are $10 adults general admission, $6 kids ages 6-12, free kids 5 and under, $23 rides wristband; Prices after Oct. 27 are $12 adults general admission, $7 kids ages 6-12, free kids 5 and under, $25-$35 ride wristbands; Free admission Nov ... The Alley, 131 Columbus St., downtown ... $20 general admission.

New exhibit at Quincy City Hall honors military contribution, city's storied history

The Patriot Ledger 13 Oct 2021
QUINCY – The seven generals honored at the opening of a new bridge and park in Quincy last month are now also the subject of an exhibit in the old portion of city hall ... The Generals Park, located behind the South Shore Health building downtown, was dedicated on Sept ... Quincy's Generals Bridge and Park dedication ceremony.

NBB initiatives ‘contributed to community’s development’

Gulf Daily News 13 Oct 2021
Addressing them during an ordinary general meeting at the Downtown Rotana, NBB chairman ...

Survey finds most small businesses have positive outlook thanks to tech opportunities

North Shore News 13 Oct 2021
Shortly after the first lockdown in 2020, General Assembly Pizza in downtown Toronto started selling pizzas to customers at home using an e-commerce platform, simple advertising analytics and a dedicated team of tech workers. Lalani, the founder and CEO of General Assembly Pizza, ...

Brattleboro appoints new town manager

The Keene Sentinel 13 Oct 2021
BRATTLEBORO — A new town manager has been appointed in Brattleboro, the town announced Thursday evening ... In his new position, Manale will work under the direction of the selectboard and be responsible for Brattleboro's general fund budget, enterprise funds for water and sewer, downtown parking and 140 full-time employees, according to the release ... .

What to know about Riverside’s Measure C on the Nov. 2 ballot

The Press Enterprise 13 Oct 2021
Riverside voters passed a city charter amendment in 1968 that capped the shift from the city’s electric fund to its general fund at 11.5%, according to a city report ... To settle the suit, which was brought by Summer and Vincent Parada, the city agreed to seek voter authorization for the practice “as a general tax” in November.

HB6 lobbying: Push by lawyers, others on FirstEnergy Solution's team detailed in filing

The Columbus Dispatch 13 Oct 2021
It billed $67.9 million for the work ... The efforts included working against a referendum to block House Bill 6. The ballot initiative failed and House Bill 6 became law ... Mike DeWine (then Ohio's attorney general and a candidate for governor) met with FirstEnergy officials at a Republican Governors Association fundraiser in downtown Columbus on Oct ... .