Enjoy the 2018 Gubernatorial Forum, presented by Anchorage Downtown Partnership, Downtown Community Council, South Addition Community Council, Bree's Law and...
Temporary Passport Offices To Open After Water Damage Fiasco
Following the water damage fiasco that shut down the Miami Passport Agency, temporary offices will finally be opening next Monday.
How Recreation Bolsters Local Economies along the Olympic Coast
Each year visitors to national marine sanctuaries fuel millions of dollars into local economies via economic activity associated with tourism and participation in recreational activities. A new study shows that in 2014 alone, visitors to Olympic Coast National Marine Sanctuary contributed $101.6 million to local economies and supported nearly 1,200 jobs.
Here is how the House GOP health care bill would affect employer-based insurance
About half of Americans have insurance through work -- here's what the House GOP bill would do to them
Del Valle emerges from winter flooding
The boat ramp was open, the marina was back in business with boat rentals on a lake full of emerald green water. The flood waters came up to bottom floorboard, but didn’t come into the store, Del Valle, located south of Livermore, is the only park in the Bay Area that offers boating, fishing, camping, mountain biking and access to wilderness backpacking at one site. In Marin County, Fairfax-Bolinas Road, which has been closed because of mudslides and erosion, reopened from Fairfax to Alpine Dam and beyond to the Cataract Falls Trailhead. San Geronimo Ridge Road and Shafter Grade Road (with some downed trees) reopened to mountain biking. On the Peninsula, the North Ridge Trail at Purisima Creek Redwoods, Alpine Pond Trail at Skyline Ridge, and Hamms Gulch and Windy Hill reopened to…
Safety Tips for Water Facility Management
Safety Tips for Water Facility Management The time is always right to perform a detailed review of your community’s safety procedures that protect your critical, yet sometimes overlooked assets. These include water treatment facilities, well houses, pump stations, aquatic facilities, or wastewater treatment facilities. Here are five tips to keep in mind when looking at the safety of your facility 1. There are several categories of fire extinguishers on the market, with different ratings intended for different uses. For example, some are rated for electrical fires (Class C), while others are intended for grease fires (Class K) Water extinguishers (APW extinguishers) should never be used on an electrical room or a grease fire, but are the…
Surgeon jumps from bridge after divorce from TV personality wife
A top local surgeon and the ex-husband of ABC News’ chief women’s health correspondent killed himself by leaping off the George Washington Bridge, it was reported Sunday. Dr. Robert Ash…
See how a couple transformed this dumpster into an actual home — yes, really
You've got to see this gorgeous Arizona vacation home made from a dumpster!
Seven Tips to Save You Fuel
Fuel prices are creeping back up, here’s how you can stay ahead… The chances are fuel prices are heading only one way – north, and that means you need to do what you can to [...]
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