Joplin City Hall remodel proposal draws objection | local news

A plan to remodel the first floor of Joplin City Hall to convert the mezzanine into an enclosed office met opposition from the mayor and a council member at Monday night’s Joplin City Council meeting. Finance director Leslie Haase said the plan was proposed because space was needed to house two offices for work related … Read more

America in Bloom consultants identify strengths and opportunities for improvement during Carthage visit | news

America in Bloom consultants identify strengths and opportunities for improvement during Carthage visit |  news

CARTHAGE, Mo. — Two professional volunteer advisors from the national awards program America in Bloom visited Carthage this week for a Vision Carthage tour to take a look at the aesthetics the city has to offer. Consultants Cheryl Corson and Tim France were welcomed with open arms Monday and Tuesday by the community and members … Read more

Why do Democrats suck at messaging?

Why do Democrats suck at messaging?

In my many years in politics, I have attended hundreds, if not thousands, of fundraising events. A fundraising journey is a journey through the twin plagues of economic inequality and money in politics. These events take place in massive brownstones on the Upper East Side, huge tech-funded mansions in Silicon Valley, ancestral homes in the … Read more

Adams, Hutchinson form “Team 37B” in House of Delegates race | Local

Adams, Hutchinson form "Team 37B" in House of Delegates race |  Local

country United States of AmericaUS Virgin IslandsMinor Outlying Islands of the United StatesCanadaMexico, United Mexican StatesBahamas, Commonwealth of theCuba, RepublicDominican RepublicHaiti, RepublicJamaicaAfghanistanAlbania, People’s Socialist RepublicAlgeria, People’s Democratic RepublicAmerican SamoaAndorra, PrincipalityAngola, RepublicanguillaAntarctica (the area south of 60° S)Antigua and BarbudaArgentina, Argentine RepublicArmeniaArubaAustralia, Commonwealth ofAustria, RepublicAzerbaijan, RepublicBahrain, KingdomBangladesh, People’s RepublicBarbadosBelarusBelgium, Kingdom ofBelizeBenin, People’s RepublicBermudasBhutan, KingdomBolivia, RepublicBosnia and … Read more

The Wyo Man 23 foot guitar finds its home in Sturgis | news

Wyo Man's 23-foot guitar statue finds its home in Sturgis |  news

GILLETTE — Wilson Restrepo may never have to buy a beer again in Sturgis, South Dakota. As I stood in the Area 59 workshop, staring at the open garage door and the long flatbed truck waiting outside, the mere thought of the task at hand this morning warranted a cold drink or two. Future handshakes … Read more

City begins remodeling with part of City Hall | news

City begins remodeling with part of City Hall |  news

MARYVILLE, Mo. — The Maryville City Council on Monday approved a bid to repurpose the former municipal courtroom at City Hall that includes some elements of an expected major remodeling of the building, which will serve as the center of city government in its 85th year. During a brief, regular session Monday night, the council … Read more

City begins remodeling with part of City Hall | news

City begins remodeling with part of City Hall |  news

MARYVILLE, Mo. — The Maryville City Council on Monday approved a bid to repurpose the former municipal courtroom at City Hall that includes some elements of an expected major remodeling of the building, which will serve as the center of city government in its 85th year. During a brief, regular session Monday night, the council … Read more

Gillette Man’s 23-foot guitar statue finds its home in Sturgis | Regional News

Gillette Man's 23-foot guitar statue finds its home in Sturgis |  Regional News

GILLETTE — Wilson Restrepo may never have to buy a beer again in Sturgis, South Dakota. As I stood in the Area 59 workshop, staring at the open garage door and the long flatbed truck waiting outside, the mere thought of the task at hand this morning warranted a cold drink or two. Future handshakes … Read more

View of Royal Crest | Merrimack Valley

View of Royal Crest |  Merrimack Valley

NORTH ANDOVER — Planning Committee member John Simons was surprised by how thoroughly Royal Crest’s development proposal was rejected at Tuesday’s city meeting. “I wasn’t surprised that the vote failed,” he said. “I was a bit surprised that it was two to one, that it was so one sided.” Simons voted against the proposal, and … Read more

Mount Oval has reopened to visitors after a cleanup and minor modifications | news

country United States of AmericaUS Virgin IslandsMinor Outlying Islands of the United StatesCanadaMexico, United Mexican StatesBahamas, Commonwealth of theCuba, RepublicDominican RepublicHaiti, RepublicJamaicaAfghanistanAlbania, People’s Socialist RepublicAlgeria, People’s Democratic RepublicAmerican SamoaAndorra, PrincipalityAngola, RepublicanguillaAntarctica (the area south of 60° S)Antigua and BarbudaArgentina, Argentine RepublicArmeniaArubaAustralia, Commonwealth ofAustria, RepublicAzerbaijan, RepublicBahrain, KingdomBangladesh, People’s RepublicBarbadosBelarusBelgium, Kingdom ofBelizeBenin, People’s RepublicBermudasBhutan, KingdomBolivia, RepublicBosnia and … Read more