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SL County DA joins national call for (better) justice for all

SALT LAKE CITY – How Can Taxpayers Across The Country Get A Better Return On Investment In America’s Criminal Justice System? A Utah crime fighter provided information on KSL NewsRadio. Across the country, 107 criminal justice leaders – including current and former elected prosecutors, police chiefs, sheriffs and former Justice Department officials – sent a […]

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A Nationwide Call for College COVID Safe Zones: How Higher Education Executives Can Speed ​​Up the U.S. Vaccination Campaign – and Keep Their Campuses Open

register here for the daily 74’s newsletter. Donate here to support independent journalism of the 74. As students return to colleges and universities this fall, the highly communicable Delta variant of COVID-19 creates unexpected challenges in keeping campuses safe and open. Higher education leaders must now respond quickly to protect their students, staff, faculty, and […]

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The torch passes to the young generation of tramps at the Britt 2021 national convention | Community

Rob Hillesland Summit-Tribune After a year without a national hobo convention in 2020 due to COVID-19, 2021 saw a return of Britt Hobo Days and a changing of the guard with a younger generation representing the hobos as king and queen. Born in 2001, 20-year-old Angelica Ward is known as Tramp Sully. After taking her […]

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From the Archives: The Republican National Convention in San Diego made headlines 25 years ago

Bob Dole officially accepted the Republican presidential nomination at the GOP convention held in San Diego on August 15, 1996, 25 years ago today. Jack Kemp, San Diego’s quarterback in the early 1960s, was Dole’s running mate. Dole ultimately lost to President Clinton. The 1996 Republican National Convention was touted by civic cheerleaders as the […]

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The 1980 Democratic National Convention at Madison Square Garden

From August 11 to August 14, 1980, the Democratic National Convention took place in New York at Madison Square Garden. This year’s Democratic primary candidates included incumbent President Jimmy Carter of Georgia, Senator Ted Kennedy of Massachusetts and Senator William Proxmire of Wisconsin. At the end of the convention, President Carter and Vice President Walter […]

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National 811 call day: call before you dig

August 10, 2021 10:12 AM Posted: August 10, 2021 10:12 AM KENNEWICK, Wash. – August 10 is National 811 Call Day, and Cascade Natural Gas would like to remind everyone to always call 811 before digging due to underground utility lines. According to Cascade Natural Gas, “every few minutes an underground utility line is damaged […]

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Doral Academy Mu Alpha Theta places sixth at National Convention

Doral Academy’s award-winning math team missed the national championships last year due to the pandemic and were very excited to return to competition this year, even though they couldn’t stand in person. 28 Doral high school students gathered on the Doral Academy campus for two days of rigorous testing on July 13-14. The tests covered […]

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Support Latino Business Day is a national call to action for allies to join forces and celebrate the significant economic contributions of Latino-owned businesses.

Support Latino Business Day is a national call to action for allies to join forces and celebrate the important economic contributions of Latin American businesses, the jobs they help create and the positive impact they bring to our country. community and beyond. Bringing together over 30 City Proclamations including the City of Phoenix and more, […]

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2021 National Panini Convention Silver Pack Checklist, Details

Compared to previous years, the 2021 National Panini Convention Silver Pack Checklist takes a less is more approach. While it might not be as bulky as the older promotional sets found at the annual convention, general cards are rarer. In total, the checklist contains 100 different cards. However, it is divided into four different sections, […]

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DNC urges Milwaukee to apply to host city for 2024 Democratic National Convention

MILWAUKEE – Milwaukee is considering hosting the Democratic National Convention again, after the COVID-19 pandemic forced the city to hold the convention virtually in 2020. The Democratic National Committee wrote in a letter to the city on July 30 that this was the “very first step” and that if the Milwaukee administration was interested it […]