Federal Minister of Food and Agriculture Cem Özdemir resumes sponsorship of “Discover Your Local Market”. The campaign, led by the German association GFI Deutsche Frischemärkte eV, is the German component of the international “Love your Local Market” movement. It unites more than 400 weekly markets in Germany’s metropolitan areas toRead More →

The Lenoir City Council approved the distribution of $1.45 million in American Rescue Plan Act funds for local projects impacting downtown tourism and business promotion and bonuses for employees from the city. Lenoir City received $2.76 million from the Local Fiscal Recovery Fund, which was created by the state toRead More →

Mental health has become a mainstream discussion among Traverse City leaders this week, with the Traverse Area District Library (TADL) and the Northwest Michigan Coalition to End Homelessness addressing challenges related to a lack of local day shelters and disruptive user behavior of the Library, Traverse City and Grand TraverseRead More →

URBANA – Local governments are lining up to challenge Illinois American Water’s request for a rate increase. The utility filed a rate change application Feb. 10 with the Illinois Commerce Commission, which is currently undergoing an 11-month review process. If approved, a rate increase would take effect next year, whichRead More →

For better or worse, geographic boundaries separate local jurisdictions and define the parameters within which local governments can operate. Land and its value dictate tax revenue – land rich in natural resources, or close to important destinations, commands more value than one that is remote. It is a limited resourceRead More →

Challenges for the local government system in the current configuration In India, although political decentralization has been successfully achieved through the establishment of local government bodies, the actual transfer of functions, finances and civil servants to these institutions remains incomplete. This somehow weakens the system and inhibits its proper functioning.Read More →

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The Dayton Autism Society 5K Walk/Run/Resource Fair for Autism Acceptance is scheduled for Saturday, April 30. Credit: Contribution Credit: Contribution The Dayton Autism Society 5K Walk/Run/Resource Fair for Autism Acceptance is scheduled for Saturday, April 30. Credit: Contribution Credit: Contribution “We continue to bounce back from the pandemic and engageRead More →

Rebecca Merriman spoke to the Monett Kiwanis Club about the Monett GO CAPS (Greater Ozarks Centers for Advanced Professional Studies) program, available as an alternative educational path for students to “test” their future careers. Melonie Roberts/reporter@monett-times.com Students work alongside professionals to solve real problems Reading, writing and arithmetic, long-standing educationRead More →

By Eric Cheung, CNN The Taiwanese government is investigating a local television station after it aired alarming false reports of a Chinese invasion on the self-governing island. During a Wednesday morning newscast on the government-affiliated China Television System (CTS), which is part of Taiwan’s public broadcasting system, the network airedRead More →

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Leadership camps scheduled for June ELKHART — Elkhart County students currently enrolled in seventh and eighth grades are invited to register and attend the Indiana Sheriffs Association’s 43rd Annual Youth Leadership Camp taking place in June. Sponsored by the Indiana Sheriff’s Association, students will have the opportunity to meet lawRead More →

Goat Ting Indianapolis-based TechPoint has named Ting Gootee — a well-known name in Indiana’s startup, venture capital and tech communities — as its next president and CEO. Gootee, 43, will join TechPoint on May 2, the organization announced Thursday morning. She replaces Mike Langellier, who announced in January that heRead More →

There was a lot of praise and positivity within the Huntingdon Area School District during the school board’s monthly workshop session on Monday. One area that has seen positive improvements is food service. During a presentation to discuss a proposed 2022-23 budget, Nutrition Group Regional Director Jennifer Weaver said theRead More →

New York, NY (RestaurantNews.com) VROMOa leading delivery management solution for the restaurant industry, announced an expanded partnership with Oloa leading on-demand commerce platform that powers the digital transformation of the restaurant industry. The partnership opens up a network of local delivery options for Olo’s more than 500 multi-unit restaurant brands,Read More →

Mary Jo Detweiler, Prince William County’s first female library director, led the system from 1975 to 1985. Mary Jo Detweiler (née Holmes), librarian, Christian educator and beloved and adoring mother and grandmother, died peacefully of natural causes on February 25, 2022. Born in Indianapolis to Burnham Holmes and Josephine SeymourRead More →

Child care providers were among many industries that were hit hard during the COVID-19 pandemic. The pandemic has pushed early retirements and burnout across the industry, said Sarah Allen Taylor, of the Child Care Coordinating Council of the North Country. “We were already expecting a high rate of child careRead More →

San Bruno completed its move to district elections last week, with a council split vote finalizing the process amid calls to consider other possibilities and friction over an election cycle that removes the ability of vice- mayor to seek re-election. The vote officially overturns the city’s current system in whichRead More →

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Design work is underway on elementary buildings in the Fremont Public Schools system, while schematic designs have been completed for construction projects at Fremont High School. The FPS this week announced an update on project planning for a $123 million bond issue passed by Fremont voters in September 2021. “WeRead More →

City school officials held a grand opening Thursday for a new community wellness center at Fallon Park Elementary School in southeast Roanoke. The LIFT Center, which stands for “Local Impact for Tomorrow,” will provide pediatric, dental, mental health, and educational services to students and their families. School superintendent Verletta WhiteRead More →

Eleven nonprofit, public and private entities announced March 10 the formation of the Cleveland Talent Alliance to develop a transparent and coordinated system to identify, attract, navigate, engage, onboard and retain top talent in Cleveland, with a focus initial on the rapidly growing IT/technology sectors, including financial services, healthcare andRead More →

At its March 14 meeting, the Planning and Zoning Commission got the ball rolling on possible changes to the zoning ordinance regarding drug and alcohol treatment centers, as well as drug rehabilitation facilities. in Fountain Hills. In late 2020, City staff received inquiries regarding the possibility of establishing a detoxRead More →