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Update on Syracuse Bike Lanes

Paul Mercurio, Syracuse’s traffic planner and bike coordinator, met with us yesterday and reported a number of projects in the works.

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Gov. Chris Christie Announces Ebola Response Team

HACKENSACK, N.J. (AP) — Gov. Chris Christie says he has signed an executive order to create an Ebola virus joint response team to coordinate on Ebola preparedness in the state. 198 more words


Philadelphia Help-to-College Program Reaches Milestone

By Jim Melwert

PHILADELPHIA (CBS) — The 25th anniversary edition of the “Step Up to College Guide” was released today, with a pep rally for students at Northeast High School. 158 more words


Multi-Vehicle Crash Involving Big Rig Carrying Molasses Shuts Down SB 5 Fwy In Boyle Heights

BOYLE HEIGHTS (CBSLA.com) — A big rig carrying molasses was involved in a multi-vehicle accident Wednesday morning causing major delays on the southbound Golden State (5) Freeway in Boyle Heights. 75 more words


Suspect sought in battery incident

ALBUQUERQUE (KRQE) – Police are looking for a suspect in a battery incident that occurred Tuesday in the area of Carlisle and Montgomery in Albuquerque. 96 more words


Federal Judge Orders Hiring Monitor For IDOT

CHICAGO (AP) – A federal judge has ordered a court-appointed monitor to investigate hiring at Gov. Pat Quinn’s Department of Transportation.

Magistrate Judge Sidney Schenkier told attorneys Wednesday that the monitor would help compliance of a decades-old political hiring ban. 115 more words


Protecting your home and family against fires

WEST SPRINGFIELD, Mass. (WWLP) — The National Fire Protection association reports that two thirds of all fire death happen in homes with no working smoke detectors. 220 more words