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CUPE sounds alarm on pension fund privatization push (CUPE - Canadian Union of Public Employees)

Public Technologies | 27 Nov 2020

) Pension funds are on the hunt for privatization deals in the pandemic, and are urging governments to sell off public infrastructure like roads, utilities and airports. This push to privatize is a risky move that will cost us all more. CUPEis encouraging members to use a new toolkit to keep our pensions out of privatization. Recent comments by the

UK private pensions 'set to lose £96bn' from switch from RPI inflation measure

The Guardian | 25 Nov 2020

Rishi Sunak’s move in spending review could result in pension holders receiving thousands of pounds less in income The government will stop using the retail prices index measure of inflation in 2030, the chancellor has announced, in a move that will spell bad news for investors and retirees with

UK private pensions ‘set to lose £96bn’ from switch from RPI inflation measure

The Observer | 25 Nov 2020

The government will stop using the retail prices index measure of inflation in 2030, the chancellor has announced, in a move that will spell bad news for investors and retirees with payouts linked to it. The RPI has not been used as an official national statistic since 2013 but it is still the figure used for returns on index-linked gilts

Tester, Colleagues Slam VA Privatization of Compensation and Pension Exams for Disabled Veterans (US Senate Committee on Veterans' Affairs)

Public Technologies | 20 Nov 2020

) Tester, Colleagues Slam VA Privatization of Compensation and Pension Exams for Disabled Veterans Ranking Member leads letter outlining concerns over outsourcing of exams critical to providing disabled veterans with earned compensation and pension Friday, November 20, 2020 (U.S. Senate) - Ranking Member Jon Tester of the Senate Veterans' Affairs

Tester, Colleagues Slam VA Privatization of Compensation and Pension Exams for Disabled Veterans (Jon Tester)

Public Technologies | 20 Nov 2020

) Ranking Member Jon Tester of the Senate Veterans' Affairs Committee today led ten colleagues in expressing grave concerns over the Department of Veterans Affairs' (VA) recent decision to increase the privatization of Compensation and Pension (C&P) exams, negatively impacting services and benefits provided to disabled veterans. 'We were alarmed to

Councils overpaying for social housing, rise in private pension age, and businesses unprepared for Brexit

The Irish Times | 18 Nov 2020

Local councils are paying private developers up to double what it costs them on average to build social housing units directly themselves, according to new figures from the Department of Housing. Eoin Burke-Kennedy reports on data provided by Minister for Housing Darragh O’Brien showing how much local councils paid private developers last year for

Schroders launches Multi Private Credit Fund to meet the growing demand from UK Defined Benefit pensions to access private assets (Schroders plc)

Public Technologies | 12 Nov 2020

) Schroders launches Multi Private Credit Fund to meet the growing demand from UK Defined Benefit pensions to access private assets Schroders launches Multi Private Credit Fund to meet the growing demand from UK Defined Benefit pensions to access private assets 12/11/2020 12/11/2020 Schroders is today announcing that it has launched a Multi-Private

Forced retirement in private sector faces Pension Commission review

The Irish Times | 03 Nov 2020

Private sector companies that force workers to retire on to social welfare payments at 65 face examination under the new Pensions Commission. The commission, put in place to address widespread public concern about the rising age at which people can access state pensions, was approved by Cabinet on Tuesday. It was agreed in the programme for

Unisys Announces Closing of $485 Million Private Offering of Senior Secured Notes; Net Proceeds to Be Used to Fund U.S. Pension Plans

Public Technologies | 29 Oct 2020

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Private pension system assets exceed 14 billion euro

Marietta Daily Journal | 23 Oct 2020

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Unisys Announces Proposed $400 Million Private Offering of Senior Secured Notes; Net Proceeds to Be Used to Fund U.S. Pension Plan

PR Newswire | 21 Oct 2020

BLUE BELL, Pa., Oct. 21, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Unisys Corporation (NYSE: UIS) ("Unisys") today announced its intention to offer, subject to market and other conditions, $400 million aggregate principal amount of Senior Secured Notes due 2028 (the "notes") through a private offering to persons reasonably believed to be qualified

Private Pensions Are For Retirees, Says The Department Of Labor

Forbes | 13 Oct 2020

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Monroe Capital Wins Private Credit Strategy of the Year Award by Pension Bridge Institutional Asset ...

Citizen Tribune | 07 Oct 2020

CHICAGO--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Oct 7, 2020-- Monroe Capital LLC (“Monroe”) was selected as the recipient of the 2020 Private Credit Strategy of the Year by the Pension Bridge Institutional Asset Management Awards. The award was presented to the firm’s Monroe Capital Senior Secured Direct Loan Fund at the awards ceremony on September 24, 2020. The

Report: Pensions for Connecticut public workers boost compensation 28% above the private sector

Hartford Courant | 01 Oct 2020

Retirement benefits for state and local government workers in Connecticut pushed overall compensation 28% above comparable private sector pay and benefits, a conservative think tank said in a recent study. The Yankee Institute for Public Policy, which has criticized what it says are generous benefits for public employees, fringe benefits are twice

Arena Wins Private Debt Strategy of the Year Award at Pension Bridge Institutional Asset Management Awards

Business Wire | 25 Sep 2020

TORONTO--(BUSINESS WIRE)--ARENA WINS PRIVATE DEBT STRATEGY OF THE YEAR AWARD AT PENSION BRIDGE INSTITUTIONAL ASSET MANAGEMENT AWARDS ...

The Evolution of the Private Pensions Market in the First Six Months of the Year 2020

Public Technologies | 21 Sep 2020

Bucharest, September 18th, 2020- The value of the total assets under management, at the level of the entire private pensions system, has reached the amount of 68.57 billion RON, at the date of 30.06.2020, exceeding in Euro equivalent the value of 14 billion, increasing by 6.31%, as compared to December, 2019. Moreover, the share of private pensions

So will you have to wait longer for your private pension? New rules coming in ...

The Daily Mail | 08 Sep 2020

Few of us expect to give up work altogether in our 50s. But a growing number of us are dipping into our pension before retirement age. Currently, savers can access their private pension at 55 - more than a decade before their state pension. But, last week, ministers confirmed new rules that will force anyone now aged 47 or younger to wait an extra

So will you have to wait longer for your private pension?

This is Money | 08 Sep 2020

Few of us expect to give up work altogether in our 50s. But a growing number of us are

Private pension age will rise to 57: Hopes of early retirement get dashed as ministers ...

The Daily Mail | 04 Sep 2020

Anyone hoping for an early retirement has suffered a blow after ministers said they will press ahead with raising the minimum pension age from 55 to 57 in 2028. It means those currently aged

Private pension age to rise to 57 from 55 as thousands in their 40s wait ...

The Sun | 03 Sep 2020

THOUSANDS of people in their mid to late forties will have to wait an extra two years to access private pension funds. The government has today confirmed workers will now have to wait until they’re 57 to access personal pensions, up from the current age of 55. AlamyPeople may have to work longer before they can retire[/caption] The

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Longtime NKY restaurant buys neighborhood ice cream shop from retiring owners

Business Journal | 30 Nov 2020

The owners of longtime Newport institution Pompilios are keeping another neighborhood staple alive, purchasing a local sweets and ice cream shop from its retiring owners. ...

Retired police chief reveals initial Home Office resistance to 'Martyn's Law'

Manchester Evening News | 30 Nov 2020

The government's 'Protect Duty' legislation is now ready to go out to public consultation ...

SEC Filing (424B2) - Primary Offering Prospectus (Barclays Bank plc)

Public Technologies | 30 Nov 2020

) Preliminary Pricing Supplement No. 3637 (To the Prospectus dated August 1, 2019, the Prospectus Supplement dated August 1, 2019, the Prospectus Addendum dated May 11, 2020 and the Product Supplement STOCK ARN-1 dated August 1, 2019) Subject to Completion Preliminary Pricing Supplement dated November 30, 2020 Filed Pursuant to Rule 424(b)(2)

Cox Media Group Announces Retirement of Executive Vice President, Radio Bill Hendrich

The Galveston Daily News | 30 Nov 2020

ATLANTA--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Nov 30, 2020-- Cox Media Group (“CMG”) today announced the retirement of EVP, Radio Bill Hendrich, effective December 31, 2020. Hendrich will remain in an advisory capacity in 2021. This press release features multimedia. View the full release here: https://www.businesswire.com/news/home/20201130005767/en/ Executive Vice

Some federal judges plan to retire when Trump exits. Will Biden be able to replace them?

Finger Lakes Times | 30 Nov 2020

SAN FRANCISCO — For the last four years, some federal judges postponed retirement plans rather than give President Donald Trump the opportunity to name more conservatives to the nation's powerful appeals courts. When Joe Biden assumes office, many of those judges are expected to step aside to allow the new Democratic president to appoint their

Ibrahimovic reveals he considered retirement and explains how he's working to repair Milan's mentality

Goal | 30 Nov 2020

The Swedish forward is Italy's top scorer at 39 and has helped take the Rossoneri from mid-table to five points clear at the top ...

Nash retiring, proud of efforts as Tupelo Regional Airport director

Mississippi Business Journal | 30 Nov 2020

Cliff Nash / Photo courtesy of Daily Journal TUPELO – Cliff Nash's last day as executive director of the Tupelo Regional Airport is Dec. 1, ending a 5 1/2-year tenure that saw the return of reliable air service and a much improved financial situation. Nash has served in his role since May 2015. He had originally planned to retire next March when he

Walling to retire after 27 years with MISD

Midlothian Mirror | 30 Nov 2020

Midlothian Independent School District deputy superintendent Judy Walling is calling it a career after 27 years as an educator in the district and 38 years total in education. “Judy will be greatly missed,” said Dr. Lane Ledbetter, Superintendent of Schools. “It has been a privilege and honor to work with her and she has made a

ESG Roadshow Aareal Bank (Autumn 2020) (Aareal Bank AG)

Public Technologies | 30 Nov 2020

) Aareal Bank ESG Roadshow: "We are acting purposefully in our stakeholders' best interests" Autumn 2020 Agenda (01) Aareal Bank and its corporate governance bodies at a glance (pp. 3-12) (02) Specific aspects of corporate governance (pp. 14-16) (03) Deep dive: The management remuneration system in the run-up to the "say on pay"

Retired doctors being drafted as Covid surge pushes New York hospitals to capacity

The Independent | 30 Nov 2020

Retired doctors and nurses are being drafted as the Covid surge pushes New York hospitals to capacity, says state governor Andrew Cuomo. The virus is close to overwhelming hospitals and the state is

Legendary coach and administrator Jim Fenwick is ready to retire

Marietta Daily Journal | 30 Nov 2020

After 46 years as a football coach and athletic administrator, the legendary Jim Fenwick is retiring Dec. 31. If you lived anywhere in the San Fernando Valley since the 1970s and followed football, you'd know the name. If you ever ...

What made Maricel Laxa-Pangilinan come out of retirement to do TV project

The Philadelphia Inquirer | 30 Nov 2020

"He was sure that it was time for me to return to acting," said Maricel Laxa-Pangilinan of her son Donny, who

Retirement of Chairman (CPP Group plc)

Public Technologies | 30 Nov 2020

) 'For me personally, CPP has been an interesting and enjoyable experience and I would like to thank my Board colleagues and, indeed all our colleagues around the world, for

SEC Filing (424B2) - Primary Offering Prospectus (RBC - Royal Bank of Canada)

Public Technologies | 30 Nov 2020

) Filed Pursuant to Rule 424(b)(2) Registration Statement No. 333-227001 Pricing Supplement SPBELN 392-C to the Prospectus dated September 7, 2018, the Series H Prospectus Supplement dated September 7, 2018, and the Product Prospectus Supplement PB-1 dated September 20, 2018 Royal Bank of Canada $861,000 Leveraged Buffered Basket-Linked Notes, due

SEC Filing (424B2) - Primary Offering Prospectus (BofA Finance LLC)

Public Technologies | 30 Nov 2020

) Subject to Completion Preliminary Term Sheet dated November 30, 2020 Filed Pursuant to Rule 424(b)(2) Registration Statement No. 333-234425 (To Prospectus dated December 31, 2019, Prospectus Supplement dated December 31, 2019 and Product Supplement EQUITY INDICES STR-1 dated March6, 2020) Units $10 principal amount per unit CUSIP No. Pricing

What Does A Biden White House Mean For Estate Taxes?

Forbes | 30 Nov 2020

No matter who controls the Senate, it is unlikely that tax reform will be on top of Biden’s agenda. ...

Ludhiana district education officer Swaranjit Kaur retires

Hindustan Times | 30 Nov 2020

School principals said the work at the district education office was streamlined during her tenure ...

The Guardian view on Arcadia and a retail emergency: where's the plan?

The Observer | 30 Nov 2020

Arcadia is a figurative region of rural contentment. Perhaps no other business has been so inappropriately named as Arcadia Group, which owns Topshop, Burton and Wallis. This week it is likely to enter administration, offering a cautionary tale. Sir Philip Green, Arcadia’s driving force, used cost-cutting to boost profits. Financial engineering saw

After 20 years of service, Georgetown Public Library Director Eric Lashley to retire in January

Community Impact Newspaper | 30 Nov 2020

Georgetown Public Library Director Eric Lashley, who has served in that role for 20 years, announced his retirement Nov. 19. Lashley will retire Jan. 29 to become the executive director of the Central Texas Library System, a nonprofit serving 218 member libraries across the

BREAKING NEWS: Cuomo tells all New York hospitals to start recruiting retired doctors NOW as ...

The Daily Mail | 30 Nov 2020

Governor Andrew Cuomo on Monday told every hospital in New York to start recruiting retired doctors and nurses now before they become overwhelmed as he revealed that hospitalizations have gone up from 850 in June to 3,552 now - and new infections from Thanksgiving have not yet revealed themselves. An entire shutdown -

Retired IAS officer Utpal Kumar Singh appointed Secretary-General of Lok Sabha

Indiatoday | 30 Nov 2020

Retired IAS officer Utpal Kumar Singh appointed Secretary-General of Lok Sabha ...

As Topshop totters on the brink, what could Arcadia's collapse mean for the 10,000 members ...

The Daily Mail | 30 Nov 2020

The pension pots of thousands of employees of Topshop owner Arcadia are hanging in the balance as the retail group is hours from collapsing into administration. The pension scheme of the Arcadia group, which is expected to go bust today putting some 13,000 jobs at risk, is labouring under an estimated £350million deficit. The defined benefit

8 Ways To Yield Maximum Return When Selling Property Overseas

Forbes | 30 Nov 2020

Eight strategies and tips for selling for maximum return when the time comes. ...

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Longtime NKY restaurant buys neighborhood ice cream shop from retiring owners

Business Journal | 30 Nov 2020

The owners of longtime Newport institution Pompilios are keeping another neighborhood staple alive, purchasing a local sweets and ice cream shop from its retiring owners. ...

Retired police chief reveals initial Home Office resistance to 'Martyn's Law'

Manchester Evening News | 30 Nov 2020

The government's 'Protect Duty' legislation is now ready to go out to public consultation ...

SEC Filing (424B2) - Primary Offering Prospectus (Barclays Bank plc)

Public Technologies | 30 Nov 2020

) Preliminary Pricing Supplement No. 3637 (To the Prospectus dated August 1, 2019, the Prospectus Supplement dated August 1, 2019, the Prospectus Addendum dated May 11, 2020 and the Product Supplement STOCK ARN-1 dated August 1, 2019) Subject to Completion Preliminary Pricing Supplement dated November 30, 2020 Filed Pursuant to Rule 424(b)(2)

Cox Media Group Announces Retirement of Executive Vice President, Radio Bill Hendrich

The Galveston Daily News | 30 Nov 2020

ATLANTA--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Nov 30, 2020-- Cox Media Group (“CMG”) today announced the retirement of EVP, Radio Bill Hendrich, effective December 31, 2020. Hendrich will remain in an advisory capacity in 2021. This press release features multimedia. View the full release here: https://www.businesswire.com/news/home/20201130005767/en/ Executive Vice

Some federal judges plan to retire when Trump exits. Will Biden be able to replace them?

Finger Lakes Times | 30 Nov 2020

SAN FRANCISCO — For the last four years, some federal judges postponed retirement plans rather than give President Donald Trump the opportunity to name more conservatives to the nation's powerful appeals courts. When Joe Biden assumes office, many of those judges are expected to step aside to allow the new Democratic president to appoint their

Ibrahimovic reveals he considered retirement and explains how he's working to repair Milan's mentality

Goal | 30 Nov 2020

The Swedish forward is Italy's top scorer at 39 and has helped take the Rossoneri from mid-table to five points clear at the top ...

Nash retiring, proud of efforts as Tupelo Regional Airport director

Mississippi Business Journal | 30 Nov 2020

Cliff Nash / Photo courtesy of Daily Journal TUPELO – Cliff Nash's last day as executive director of the Tupelo Regional Airport is Dec. 1, ending a 5 1/2-year tenure that saw the return of reliable air service and a much improved financial situation. Nash has served in his role since May 2015. He had originally planned to retire next March when he

Walling to retire after 27 years with MISD

Midlothian Mirror | 30 Nov 2020

Midlothian Independent School District deputy superintendent Judy Walling is calling it a career after 27 years as an educator in the district and 38 years total in education. “Judy will be greatly missed,” said Dr. Lane Ledbetter, Superintendent of Schools. “It has been a privilege and honor to work with her and she has made a

ESG Roadshow Aareal Bank (Autumn 2020) (Aareal Bank AG)

Public Technologies | 30 Nov 2020

) Aareal Bank ESG Roadshow: "We are acting purposefully in our stakeholders' best interests" Autumn 2020 Agenda (01) Aareal Bank and its corporate governance bodies at a glance (pp. 3-12) (02) Specific aspects of corporate governance (pp. 14-16) (03) Deep dive: The management remuneration system in the run-up to the "say on pay"

Retired doctors being drafted as Covid surge pushes New York hospitals to capacity

The Independent | 30 Nov 2020

Retired doctors and nurses are being drafted as the Covid surge pushes New York hospitals to capacity, says state governor Andrew Cuomo. The virus is close to overwhelming hospitals and the state is

Legendary coach and administrator Jim Fenwick is ready to retire

Marietta Daily Journal | 30 Nov 2020

After 46 years as a football coach and athletic administrator, the legendary Jim Fenwick is retiring Dec. 31. If you lived anywhere in the San Fernando Valley since the 1970s and followed football, you'd know the name. If you ever ...

What made Maricel Laxa-Pangilinan come out of retirement to do TV project

The Philadelphia Inquirer | 30 Nov 2020

"He was sure that it was time for me to return to acting," said Maricel Laxa-Pangilinan of her son Donny, who

Retirement of Chairman (CPP Group plc)

Public Technologies | 30 Nov 2020

) 'For me personally, CPP has been an interesting and enjoyable experience and I would like to thank my Board colleagues and, indeed all our colleagues around the world, for

SEC Filing (424B2) - Primary Offering Prospectus (RBC - Royal Bank of Canada)

Public Technologies | 30 Nov 2020

) Filed Pursuant to Rule 424(b)(2) Registration Statement No. 333-227001 Pricing Supplement SPBELN 392-C to the Prospectus dated September 7, 2018, the Series H Prospectus Supplement dated September 7, 2018, and the Product Prospectus Supplement PB-1 dated September 20, 2018 Royal Bank of Canada $861,000 Leveraged Buffered Basket-Linked Notes, due

SEC Filing (424B2) - Primary Offering Prospectus (BofA Finance LLC)

Public Technologies | 30 Nov 2020

) Subject to Completion Preliminary Term Sheet dated November 30, 2020 Filed Pursuant to Rule 424(b)(2) Registration Statement No. 333-234425 (To Prospectus dated December 31, 2019, Prospectus Supplement dated December 31, 2019 and Product Supplement EQUITY INDICES STR-1 dated March6, 2020) Units $10 principal amount per unit CUSIP No. Pricing

What Does A Biden White House Mean For Estate Taxes?

Forbes | 30 Nov 2020

No matter who controls the Senate, it is unlikely that tax reform will be on top of Biden’s agenda. ...

Ludhiana district education officer Swaranjit Kaur retires

Hindustan Times | 30 Nov 2020

School principals said the work at the district education office was streamlined during her tenure ...

The Guardian view on Arcadia and a retail emergency: where's the plan?

The Observer | 30 Nov 2020

Arcadia is a figurative region of rural contentment. Perhaps no other business has been so inappropriately named as Arcadia Group, which owns Topshop, Burton and Wallis. This week it is likely to enter administration, offering a cautionary tale. Sir Philip Green, Arcadia’s driving force, used cost-cutting to boost profits. Financial engineering saw

After 20 years of service, Georgetown Public Library Director Eric Lashley to retire in January

Community Impact Newspaper | 30 Nov 2020

Georgetown Public Library Director Eric Lashley, who has served in that role for 20 years, announced his retirement Nov. 19. Lashley will retire Jan. 29 to become the executive director of the Central Texas Library System, a nonprofit serving 218 member libraries across the

BREAKING NEWS: Cuomo tells all New York hospitals to start recruiting retired doctors NOW as ...

The Daily Mail | 30 Nov 2020

Governor Andrew Cuomo on Monday told every hospital in New York to start recruiting retired doctors and nurses now before they become overwhelmed as he revealed that hospitalizations have gone up from 850 in June to 3,552 now - and new infections from Thanksgiving have not yet revealed themselves. An entire shutdown -

Retired IAS officer Utpal Kumar Singh appointed Secretary-General of Lok Sabha

Indiatoday | 30 Nov 2020

Retired IAS officer Utpal Kumar Singh appointed Secretary-General of Lok Sabha ...

As Topshop totters on the brink, what could Arcadia's collapse mean for the 10,000 members ...

The Daily Mail | 30 Nov 2020

The pension pots of thousands of employees of Topshop owner Arcadia are hanging in the balance as the retail group is hours from collapsing into administration. The pension scheme of the Arcadia group, which is expected to go bust today putting some 13,000 jobs at risk, is labouring under an estimated £350million deficit. The defined benefit

8 Ways To Yield Maximum Return When Selling Property Overseas

Forbes | 30 Nov 2020

Eight strategies and tips for selling for maximum return when the time comes. ...

Richland County hunters find success in archery season

Richland Source | 30 Nov 2020

COLUMBUSRichland County hunters ranked 10th in the state at the conclusion of Ohio’s 2020 white-tailed deer archery hunting season. It proved to be a bountiful season for many Buckeye State hunters, with 74,892 deer taken through Tuesday, Nov. 25, according to the Ohio Department of Natural Resources (ODNR) Division of Wildlife. This represents

NCDHHS to provide automatic payment to thousands of seniors and people with disabilities to help ...

The Robesonian | 30 Nov 2020

NCDHHS to provide automatic payment to thousands of seniors and people with disabilities to help with winter heating bills November 30, 2020 Robesonian News 0 Staff report " style="float:left; width:200px; margin-top:3px; margin-bottom:3px"> Cohen RALEIGH — Thousands of eligible households soon will begin receiving an automated payment from

Arlene Ruth Unruh

Salina Journal | 30 Nov 2020

Peabody - Arlene Ruth Penner was born June 21, 1931, in Hillsboro

Annual Polar Bear Plunge in Brooklyn goes into hibernation due to COVID-19

AM New York | 30 Nov 2020

Brooklyn’s popular Polar Bear Plunge will not take place this coming New Year’s Day because of concerns about mass gatherings during the COVID-19 pandemic, its organizers said. “While we are deeply disappointed that our great New Year’s tradition will not be taking place in 2021, we know this is the right decision to make for the health and safety

CUNY Graduate & Professional Education: Key to City’s Strength, Future

AM New York | 30 Nov 2020

by Félix V. Matos Rodríguez New Yorkers are understandably worried not only about the next few months but the years ahead. Even as we finally see rays of hope in the vaccines that could eventually vanquish the coronavirus, many envision a long and uncertain recovery for the city. But while there is no doubt we face daunting challenges, one thing I

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Juneau nonprofits awarded $860K virus homeless relief grant

Fremont Tribune | 30 Nov 2020

JUNEAU, Alaska (AP) — A group of four nonprofit organizations in Alaska's capital have been awarded a grant of more than $860,000 to counter homelessness amid the coronavirus pandemic. The Juneau Empire reported Friday that the grant from the Alaska Housing Financial Corporation will be shared by the Juneau groups following their joint application

Strongsville may ask voters again to approve tax increase for Fire Department

Cleveland | 30 Nov 2020

STRONGSVILLE, Ohio – The city may return to the ballot in May 2021 and again ask voters to approve a property tax increase for the Fire Department. That’s what Mayor Thomas Perciak told City Council during a budget hearing earlier this month. “We believe we need to go back out (to the ballot) but we need to present a better case to the public,”

The Latest: Colorado to offer sales tax relief, state grants

Rapid City Journal | 30 Nov 2020

By The Associated Press DENVER — Citing Congress’ failure to pass a new coronavirus economic relief package, Colorado’s Democrat-led Legislature convened on Monday in a special session called by Gov. Jared Polis to pass bills offering sales tax relief and state grants to small businesses, tenants and public school districts affected by the

Thrift store donates to relief fund

Citrus County Chronicle | 30 Nov 2020

Dunnellon Community Thrift Shop volunteer Jan Salter recently met with Albert Smith, director of the St. John Catholic Church Emergency Relief Fund, to present a $2,000 check

Here are key COVID-19 relief bills Colorado lawmakers are considering during special session

Montrose Press | 30 Nov 2020

(The Center Square) – Colorado lawmakers are introducing a package of COVID-19 relief bills on Monday, as lawmakers return to the state capitol for a special legislative session. Gov. Jared Polis, who is isolating after testing positive for COVID-19 over the weekend, earlier this month called for a special session pledging pandemic relief. Among

SPECIAL SESSION LIVE BLOG | Committees start culling the herd of pandemic bills

Colorado Politics | 30 Nov 2020

Follow today's live blog with some of the color and action from the First Extraordinary Session of the 72nd General Assembly. The session is set up to address seven priority areas: Bills to be introduced in Monday's special session More than two dozen bills ended up being introduced. Look here to keep up on their progress: BILL TRACKER | The status

BILL TRACKER | The status on all measures proposed at the special session

Colorado Politics | 30 Nov 2020

HouseBill No.�Sponsors��TitleStatus� HB20B-1002Kipp�& LandgrafEmergency Relief Programs For Child Care SectorHouse Public Health Care & Human Services HB20B-1021SaineRepeal Certain Portions of HB20-1420House Finance HB20B-1022NevilleTax Credits for Costs of COVID-19 School ClosuresHouse State Veterans & Military Affairs

A Total of $54,533.06 Raised by The Human Bean of Northern Colorado for Local Cancer Patients

North Forty News | 30 Nov 2020

The Human Bean of Northern Colorado has presented a check to UCHealth for $27,266.53 on Tuesday, November 17, to benefit local cancer patients. The check was collected during The Human Bean’s annual Coffee for a Cure event throughout October, Breast Cancer Awareness Month. The Coffee for a Cure event is a tradition that has been in place for

Supreme Court seems skeptical of Trump's census plan

The Record | 30 Nov 2020

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Supreme Court sounded skeptical Monday that President Donald Trump could categorically exclude people living in the country illegally from the population count used to allot seats among the states in the House of Representatives. But it also appeared possible that the justices could avoid a final ruling on the issue until they

Green generating green: 1 year in, rec marijuana adds $73M to Michigan budget

Macomb Daily | 30 Nov 2020

Tuesday, Dec. 1 marks the one year anniversary of legal sales of recreational marijuana in Michigan. Looking at it strictly from a revenue-generating vehicle, it’s apparent that the voter-approved initiative has been a plus for the state — bringing in nearly $73 million in taxes. According to the most recent available information, as provided by

Kannapolis Board of Education to hold public hearing Dec. 15

Independent Tribune | 30 Nov 2020

From Staff Reports KANNAPOLIS — The Board of Education will hold a public hearing Tuesday, Dec. 15 at 6 p.m. to consider the adoption of an aspirational verifiable percentage goal for minority business

Supreme Court seems skeptical of Trump census plan to exclude illegal immigrants

LA Daily News | 30 Nov 2020

By MARK SHERMAN | Associated Press WASHINGTON — The Supreme Court sounded skeptical Monday that President Donald Trump could categorically exclude people living in the country illegally from the population count used to allot seats among the states in the House of Representatives. But it also appeared possible that the justices could avoid a final

Battelle and NEON to Highlight Research Infrastructure and Partnerships at the 2020 American Geophysical Union ...

Herald-Standard | 30 Nov 2020

COLUMBUS, Ohio--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Nov 30, 2020-- The 2020 American Geophysical Union Fall Meeting will include a feature presentation from Battelle Chief Scientist Mike Kuhlman, National Ecological Observatory Network ( NEON ) Chief Scientist and Observatory Director Paula Mabee, Battelle Senior Project Manager Tom Hutchings, and Systems Integration

Letters: A reader writes in about the difference between social media and 'real life'

Gulf News | 30 Nov 2020

Social media is not a real life In today’s world, we have numerous friends on Facebook, Whatsapp, thousands of followers on Instagram, but how many do we have in real (“ Why am I not on social media”, Gulf News, November 06)? We have detached ourselves from the real world. We have forgotten the importance of socialising, and connecting with other

One county is eligible for reopening under new virus system

Hastings Tribune | 30 Nov 2020

SANTA FE, N.M. (AP) — New Mexico is moving soon to a county-by-county system for responding to COVID-19 that allows local communities to shed restrictions if the virus retreats. Gov. Michelle Lujan Grisham scheduled an online news conference Monday to discuss the system and the current trajectory of the pandemic. At this point, only one of New

Rheuma-What?

Williston Herald | 30 Nov 2020

As a rheumatologist, I often get the question, “What do you do?” According to my kids, their mom does “something with joints.” At the conclusion of patient visits, when I propose a diagnosis such as polymyalgia rheumatica or PMR, I often hear, “What is that?” The fact is most people do not think about rheumatology until they need a rheumatologist.

Arizona certifies Biden's election victory over Trump

Hastings Tribune | 30 Nov 2020

Arizona certified Democrat Joe Biden's victory in the state on Monday, dealing the latest blow to President Donald Trump's campaign to overturn his defeat and leaving Wisconsin as the last contested battleground state to formalize its election result. Biden won the state vote, according to the official canvass in Phoenix by Secretary of State Katie

Far from being isolating, E-Sports is a bonding experience

Hobbs News-Sun | 30 Nov 2020

It’s ironic that computer gaming – an activity that many view as solitary – is the one thing keeping some Hobbs High School students in school during the COVID lockdown. While HHS hallways and classrooms are largely empty, several times each week a converted office in the 100 wing comes to socially-distanced life in groups of less than

How To Support Racial Justice, Diversity and Activism This Week In Louisville (11/30)

LEO Weekly | 30 Nov 2020

TUESDAY, Dec. 1 Giving Tuesday: Metro United Way Online Donation based | All day For Giving Tuesday, Metro United Way is holding a friendly competition among five causes to see which can raise the highest percentage of its goal. The causes are Housing First, the Grace James Academy, Early Childhood Readiness, Farmers Feeding Families and