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Fitch Affirms Jefferson County, CO's Open Space Sales Tax Revs at 'AA'; Outlook Stable
Fri, 25 Jul 2014 18:50:00 GMT
Fitch Ratings has affirmed its 'AA' rating on the following Jefferson County, Colorado revenue bonds:
Oldham County slaying suspect arrested in New York
Sun, 20 Jul 2014 19:13:50 GMT
New York State Police and Watertown, New York, police have arrested a man in connection with the killing of an Oldham County taxi driver.
Phila. hospitals stop giving free formula to new mothers
Fri, 01 Aug 2014 07:37:00 GMT
All birthing hospitals in Philadelphia have abandoned the decades-long practice of giving formula to new mothers to take home, a significant milestone in efforts to raise the city's breast-feeding rate and improve the health of both children and mothers.
$36M Awarded To Help New York Crime Victims
Fri, 01 Aug 2014 18:23:27 GMT
Nearly $36.2 million in grants have been awarded to organizations around the state to fund programs for crime victims.
Man charged with murdering Louisville cab driver faces New York judge
Mon, 21 Jul 2014 17:28:12 GMT
An Indiana man charged with murdering a taxi cab driver from Louisville is being held without bail after facing a judge in New York.
Ritchie Secures $50,000 To Help Victims Of Domestic Violence
Thu, 31 Jul 2014 12:42:13 GMT
According to recent statistics, approximately 400,000 domestic incidents are reported to police departments throughout New York State annually. Continue reading →
Tourism on the Rise
Mon, 21 Jul 2014 12:40:08 GMT
Tourism is a big industry for New York. According to recent state statistics, the New York tourism industry generated $59.2 billion in direct spending, which produced an estimated $7.5 billion in state and local taxes in 2013. The industry is also reportedly growing. Continue reading →
Arrest in Kentucky cab driver's murder
Mon, 21 Jul 2014 21:30:34 GMT
Four days after the murder of a Kentucky cab driver the man accused of killing him sits in a New York jail cell waiting to answer to the charges.
Peapack-Gladstone Bank Announces New Hires and Promotions
Thu, 31 Jul 2014 18:57:11 GMT
Alexander Balnicki has been promoted to the position of assistant vice president at Peapack-Gladstone Bank. Previously, Mr. Balnicki served over 10 years in commercial banking holding positions at Em
African American Museum director Charmaine Jefferson steps down
Fri, 18 Jul 2014 19:03:34 GMT
Charmaine Jefferson is resigning after 11 years as executive director of the California African American Museum in Exposition Park, to focus on an arts consulting business attuned to audience-building and education.