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LT Supers Hold 2014 CDBG Public Hearing

CLEARFIELD – The Lawrence Township Supervisors held the first public hearing in the 2014 Community Development Block Grant application process last evening before its regular monthly meeting. The purpose of the first public hearing is to provide opportunities for the general...

National News

In Onscreen Dramas, Health Experts Inject A Dose Of Reality

Hollywood, CA, United States (KaiserHealth) – The questions from producers run the gamut: Could a body be stolen from a hospital? What do infectious disease specialists wear during an outbreak? Do surgeons really say “Stat!”? In a bright office building in...
Posted On 17 Sep 2014
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Crime

CDBG Public Hearing Opens Sandy Township Meeting

DUBOIS – A public hearing regarding the Community Development Block Grant (CDBG) opened Monday night’s Sandy Township Municipal Authority/Supervisors’ meeting. This hearing was the first of two required hearings, which are intended to allow for public participation in the...
Posted On 16 Sep 2014

Business

Malaysia CPI jumps 3.3 percent in August

Nathan Andrada – Fourth Estate Cooperative Contributor Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia (4E) – The consumer price index (CPI) climbed by 3.3 percent in August from a year ago, primarily due to higher prices of food and non-alcoholic beverages as well as higher costs of non-food...
Posted On 17 Sep 2014
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Health

Turning away the Ebola dying

Monrovia, Liberia (IRIN) – A US announcement today to send 3,000 troops to help tackle the Ebola outbreak in Liberia was welcomed with relief by health workers, who are losing the battle to contain the disease. Liberia reported 400 additional Ebola cases in the past week...
Posted On 17 Sep 2014
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