Quincy officials continue push for widened Ill. 57
It has been more than a month since Quincy's elected, civic and business leaders first revealed a proposal to expand Ill. 57 from a two-lane highway to a four-lane highway that would stretch from Quincy to the interstate 172 interchange.
Lawmakers continuing push for sports gaming before spring session ends
The spring legislative session is scheduled to end Friday for the General Assembly, but there are still a lot of big ticket items to be worked out. One of those items is sports gaming for the state of Illinois. The gaming bill has been 10 years in the making. The measure would bring more casinos and sports betting to the state. Lawmakers said the gaming bill could bring an estimated $500 million in revenue for Illinois. That money would help fund massive infrastructure…
Big Brothers Big Sisters continues push for male mentors before end of '90 Men in 90 Days'...
Hundreds of kids are on the waiting list to get mentors through Big Brothers Big Sisters of Eastern Missouri.
Undecided but undeterred: Dubuque officials continue laying foundation for major project, despite...
More than six weeks after the project’s fate was expected to be announced, city officials continue to take steps to secure a major economic development opportunity for Dubuque.
Top Pentagon official in Afghanistan amid push for peace
KABUL, Afghanistan (AP) — The Pentagon's top official made an unannounced visit to Afghanistan on Monday to meet with U. S. commanders and Afghan leaders amid a push for peace with the Taliban. Pat Shanahan, the recently installed acting secretary of defense, said he has no orders to reduce the U. S. troop presence, although officials say that is at the top of the Taliban's list of demands in exploratory peace negotiations.
Top Pentagon Official in Afghanistan Amid Push for Peace
KABUL, Afghanistan (AP) — The Pentagon's top official made an unannounced visit to Afghanistan on Monday to meet with U.S. commanders and Afghan leaders amid a push for peace with the Taliban. Pat Shanahan, the recently installed acting secretary of defense, said he has no orders to reduce the U.S. troop presence, although officials say that is at the top of the Taliban's list of demands in exploratory peace negotiations.
Dems should continue to push medical cannabis expansion: Letter
Ogdensburg continues to tighten belt, follow advice of state officials
OGDENSBURG — State officials are continuing to give advice to Ogdensburg City Manager Sarah Purdy regarding the fiscal belt-tightening needed to get the municipality back on sound financial footing.
Dubuque-area officials push top priorities with local lawmakers
Stable funding for education and mental health services and the preservation of economic development tax incentives again topped Dubuque community officials’ priorities for Iowa lawmakers in 2020.
Top state official pushes for interim West Station options
Energy and environmental affairs secretary Matt Beaton posed strong words in a directive he sent this month to MassDOT, seeking answers about improving transit options for Lower Allston sooner rather than later.
Investigation must continue after John Coughlin's death, skating officials say
In the wake of John Coughlin's death, skating officials said it was "imperative" for SafeSport to complete its investigation.
Smart City: Will Montgomery's mayoral candidates continue the city's push toward tech-driven...
The Advertiser asked each candidate their opinion on the city's current Smart City plans and if they would continue them
Easter pushes Oyster Bake, other events, to before Fiesta's official start in 2019
St. Mary's University's Oyster Bake will be the "pre-party" to Fiesta this year as San Antonio does its best to balance religious commitments and partying "with a purpose."
Top Hamas Official Warns: Gaza Border Protests Will Continue After May 15
A top Hamas official warned on Wednesday that the ongoing Gaza border demonstrations — expected to reach their peak on...
Plenty to do in the garden before fall's big push
Eager gardeners, don’t despair.Though it’s hot outside — and those fiery temperatures could continue for a while —
Wyden shares how he’s pushing for coastal issues
U.S. Sen. Ron Wyden told the crowd at an Astoria town hall Saturday that he would continue pushing the federal government to take seriously Oregon coastal issues such as the coming Cascadia Subduction Zone earthquake, tsunamis and offshore drilling.Wyden, a member of the Senate Energy and Natural Re
Local officials are willing to put $100 million toward widening I-45, but want TxDOT to work out...
Final approval of local money for $1.2 billion center segment of massive freeway rebuild could come next week, when Transportation Policy Council considers it
13 ON YOUR SIDE Forecast: Quiet weather continues
Today: Mostly cloudy and seasonable with a few flurries possible mainly north. Highs in the mid 30s. WNW winds at 10-15 mph, gusting over 20 mph closer to La...
CG mayor wants more attention to widening I-10; petition being circulated
CASA GRANDE — City officials continue to put pressure on state leaders to address widening Interstate 10 between Casa Grande and Chandler.
ABA Continues Push for New TCPA Rules
In a comment letter submitted to the Federal Communications Commission on Wednesday, ABA continued its push for new rules to ensure that customers can receive important communications from their banks.
Restaurant industry pushes tip penalty; unions and tipped workers push back
The industry says it’s in trouble, but job openings in Minnesota restaurants have increased by 200 percent since 2014, when the minimum wage began to climb.