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News Briefs: City accepts $17.5m for Westside Park; O4W named 'cool' neighborhood; city supports DACA - Atlanta INtown Paper

News Briefs: City accepts $17.5m for Westside Park; O4W named 'cool' neighborhood; city supports DACA - Atlanta INtown Paper

The Atlanta City Council approved legislation Monday authorizing the city to accept a $17.5 million donation from the Arthur M. Blank Family Foundation to the Atlanta Beltline Partnership for enhancements and improvements at Westside Reservoir Park. The site is in the early stages of a more than 10-year transformation to become the city’s largest greenspace… Read full article:: News Briefs: City accepts $17.5m for Wes...→

News Briefs: City accepts $17.5m for Westside Park; O4W named 'cool' neighborhood; city supports DACA - Atlanta INtown Paper

News Briefs: City accepts $17.5m for Westside Park; O4W named 'cool' neighborhood; city supports DACA - Atlanta INtown Paper

The Atlanta City Council approved legislation Monday authorizing the city to accept a $17.5 million donation from the Arthur M. Blank Family Foundation to the Atlanta Beltline Partnership for enhancements and improvements at Westside Reservoir Park. The site is in the early stages of a more than 10-year transformation to become the city’s largest greenspace… Read full article:: News Briefs: City accepts $17.5m for Wes...→

Councilman Marty Small Named Atlantic City Mayor

Councilman Marty Small Named Atlantic City Mayor

Council members in Atlantic City named Council President Marty Small the city’s new mayor at a special meeting. Read full article:: Councilman Marty Small Named Atlantic Ci...→

Fort Worth Chief, City Leaders Hold News Conference Over Fatal Shooting Of Atatiana Jefferson

Fort Worth Chief, City Leaders Hold News Conference Over Fatal Shooting Of Atatiana Jefferson

Fort Worth Interim Police Chief Ed Kraus, Mayor Betsy Price and City Manager David Cooke are holding a news conference Monday afternoon after an officer fatally shot a woman inside her home during a welfare check. Read full article:: Fort Worth Chief, City Leaders Hold News...→

Land in Bayport to become city park and be ‘set aside forever’

Land in Bayport to become city park and be ‘set aside forever’

Rick and Jenny Schneider’s wooded property along the St. Croix River is a hidden gem just east of downtown Bayport, accessible by car through an Andersen Corp. parking lot. When the couple — he’s a… Read full article:: Land in Bayport to become city park and ...→

Mother and Children Robbed at Richardson City Park

Mother and Children Robbed at Richardson City Park

Police in Mesquite say a mother who was walking with her three children in a city park was robbed by two people. Read full article:: Mother and Children Robbed at Richardson...→

Chicago Named 'Best Big City' for 3rd Straight Year

Chicago Named 'Best Big City' for 3rd Straight Year

For the third year in a row, the city of Chicago has been voted the “Best Big City” in the United States by a prestigious national publication. Read full article:: Chicago Named 'Best Big City' for 3rd St...→

Port Arthur Named Second Most Miserable City in America: Study

Port Arthur Named Second Most Miserable City in America: Study

Ever been to Port Arthur? Were you miserable? The city surrounded by oil refineries ranked second on a list of the most miserable cities in America, according to a new report.... Business Insider recently published its annual list of America's 50 most miserable cities -- and Texas only has five on the Top 50 and only one in the Top 10. Read full article:: Port Arthur Named Second Most Miserable ...→

News Briefs: Midtown building implosion; Coro buys parking garages; $100k raised for Fox Theatre Institute - Atlanta INtown Paper

Midtown residents should prepare for a big boom on Saturday, Oct. 5, at 7 a.m. as the former Arthritis Foundation headquarters at 1330 West Peachtree Street is imploded to make way for the Midtown Union development. MARTA will suspend will suspend rail service on the Gold Line between Lindbergh and Midtown Stations and reroute four… Read full article:: News Briefs: Midtown building implosion;...→

News Briefs: Metro Atlanta Chamber initiatives; Biketober begins Oct. 1; Strut Your Mutt in Grant Park - Atlanta INtown Paper

News Briefs: Metro Atlanta Chamber initiatives; Biketober begins Oct. 1; Strut Your Mutt in Grant Park - Atlanta INtown Paper

The Metro Atlanta Chamber (MAC) marked its 160th anniversary on Sept. 24 at its annul meeting held at the Alliance Theatre. While there was plenty of looking back on the organization’s achievements, the meeting had a forward looking focus as 2020 MAC Chair-elect Marty Flanagan and MAC CEO and President Hala Moddelmog discussed attracting next… Read full article:: News Briefs: Metro Atlanta Chamber initi...→

Two killed when rollercoaster car jumps rails at Mexico City amusement park

Two killed when rollercoaster car jumps rails at Mexico City amusement park

Video circulating on social media showed the car flipping nearly upside down and smashing into a metal loop on the rollercoaster Read full article:: Two killed when rollercoaster car jumps ...→

City Of St. Paul Seeks Tree For 2019-2020 Rice Park Holiday Celebration

City Of St. Paul Seeks Tree For 2019-2020 Rice Park Holiday Celebration

As part of St. Paul's Rice Park's annual holiday display, the city is seeking a 60- to 80-foot evergreen tree to serve as the celebration's centerpiece. Read full article:: City Of St. Paul Seeks Tree For 2019-202...→

Wheaton College students sue city, say Millennium Park security restricted their religious activities

Wheaton College students sue city, say Millennium Park security restricted their religious activities

The students — all members of Wheaton College’s Chicago Evangelism Team — announced the lawsuit Wednesday, claiming Millennium Park’s rules "severely hinder First Amendment rights for all within a public forum." Read full article:: Wheaton College students sue city, say M...→

Amber Alert Issued For Missing 5-Year-Old Dulce Maria Alavez, Last Seen At Bridgeton City Park MondayPolice say the suspect led Dulce from the playground to a red van with a sliding door and tinted windows.

Amber Alert Issued For Missing 5-Year-Old Dulce Maria Alavez, Last Seen At Bridgeton City Park MondayPolice say the suspect led Dulce from the playground to a red van with a sliding door and tinted windows.

Police say about 45 minutes before calling police, Dulce’s mother Noema Perez took Dulce and her 3-year-old brother to a local custard stand for ice cream and then to the park to play. The two little ones ran off to the playground while Per Read full article:: Amber Alert Issued For Missing 5-Year-Ol...→

With Industry City Development Booming, Sunset Park Uncertain On Further Development

With Industry City Development Booming, Sunset Park Uncertain On Further Development

Dan Geiger, who covers real estate for Crain's New York magazine, shares insights on the future of redevelopment in Brooklyn. Read full article:: With Industry City Development Booming, ...→

$9.5M city settlement triggered by bike accident on Hyde Park street

$9.5M city settlement triggered by bike accident on Hyde Park street

Catalin Dumitrescu was "significantly disfigured and disabled" on Oct. 25, 2014, when he fell off his bike while riding on East 56th Street in Hyde Park. Dumitrescu has accused the city of a stunning pattern of negligence that started with the decision to designate the bike path without first removing the rail embedded in the street. Read full article:: $9.5M city settlement triggered by bike ...→

Authorities Release Sketch Of Witness They Want To Speak With In Connection To Dulce Maria Alavez's DisappearanceThe young girl vanished from Bridgeton City Park on Monday, Sept. 16.

Authorities Release Sketch Of Witness They Want To Speak With In Connection To Dulce Maria Alavez's DisappearanceThe young girl vanished from Bridgeton City Park on Monday, Sept. 16.

Some students from nearby Bridgeton High School walk through the park every day, passing by the missing persons posters. The photo of Dulce’s young face from the poster appears as innocent and helpless as the day she went missing.... “Kinda scares me because I have a little brother that age, try to keep him with me all times,” student Na’jee Brown said. Read full article:: Authorities Release Sketch Of Witness Th...→

Los Angeles City Park Ranger with 40 years of service dies after working during Saddleridge Fire

Los Angeles City Park Ranger with 40 years of service dies after working during Saddleridge Fire

Captain Alberto Torres collapsed at Park Ranger headquarters on Friday afternoon after patrolling city parks in the San Fernando Valley impacted by the Saddleridge fire. Read full article:: Los Angeles City Park Ranger with 40 yea...→

Trial date set for Park City mom accused of not giving son medicine after transplant

Trial date set for Park City mom accused of not giving son medicine after transplant

The trial date for a Park City woman accused of failing give her son the medical care he required after a heart transplant has been set for February. Read full article:: Trial date set for Park City mom accused...→

Suspect arrested in connection with shooting death of man near Denver’s City Park

A suspect has been arrested in connection with the shooting death of a 36-year-old man in Denver, police said. Read full article:: Suspect arrested in connection with shoo...→

City Barbeque opens in Park Ridge

City Barbeque opens in Park Ridge

City Barbeque will open its fifth location in the Chicago area at 123 N. Northwest Hwy in Park Ridge on Oct. 14. Read full article:: City Barbeque opens in Park Ridge...→

Park City siblings charged in Vernon Hills shots fired incident

Park City siblings charged in Vernon Hills shots fired incident

Ulises Jacobo, 20, was allegedly seen standing near a vehicle with a handgun, while his sister, 18-year-old Guadalupe Jacobo, smashed it up with a baseball bat, police said. Read full article:: Park City siblings charged in Vernon Hil...→

Mayor halts City Council meeting as tempers flare in Cedar Park

Mayor halts City Council meeting as tempers flare in Cedar Park

Controversy from Leander continues to spill into neighboring Cedar Park as tempers surged at a city council meeting Thursday night. Read full article:: Mayor halts City Council meeting as temp...→

News Briefs: Buckhead murder; Relay bike program; PARK(ing) Day at Lenox Square - Atlanta INtown Paper

A woman was shot to death Sept. 25 in Buckhead in what police are calling an “domestic incident” allegedly committed by her husband. According to Reporter Newspapers, Labarbara Milsap, 36, was found by police around 1 a.m. in the area of 55 Lakeland Drive with a gunshot wound to the abdomen. Witnesses heard an argument… Read full article:: News Briefs: Buckhead murder; Relay bike...→

Andrea Mitchell accepts lifetime achievement award at news Emmys

Andrea Mitchell accepts lifetime achievement award at news Emmys

"None of us achieves anything on our own in this business," the NBC News correspondent said in her acceptance speech. "Television news is a team sport." Read full article:: Andrea Mitchell accepts lifetime achieve...→

Sunset Park Residents Clash With Menchaca On Industry City Rezoning

Sunset Park Residents Clash With Menchaca On Industry City Rezoning

"The meeting was cut short after protesters jeered during Menchaca’s slideshow presentation and he walked off the stage." Read full article:: Sunset Park Residents Clash With Menchac...→

Man dies in shooting near Denver’s City Park

Man dies in shooting near Denver’s City Park

Denver police are investigating the death of a man Friday evening in the City Park West neighborhood as a homicide. Read full article:: Man dies in shooting near Denver’s City ...→

News Briefs: Second AUC shooter arrested; Homeless Court Program; Southface gets city grant - Atlanta INtown Paper

The Atlanta Police Department has arrested the second of two shooters responsible for exchanging gunfire during a back-to-school  block party on Aug. 20 that led to the wounding of four Atlanta University Center students. The second shooter was out on a signature bond from the Fulton County jail for another shooting incident in March in… Read full article:: News Briefs: Second AUC shooter arrested...→

Minneapolis city attorney, Ramsey County jurist named to Court of Appeals

Minneapolis city attorney, Ramsey County jurist named to Court of Appeals

Gov. Tim Walz has appointed Minneapolis City Attorney Susan Segal and Ramsey County District Judge Jeffrey Bryan to the Minnesota Court of Appeals. Segal has served as the Minneapolis city attorney… Read full article:: Minneapolis city attorney, Ramsey County...→

News Briefs: $10K reward for shooting of children; protestors demand BeltLine rail; early runoff voting - Atlanta INtown Paper

Mayor Keisha Lance Bottoms and Atlanta Police Chief Erika Shields have announced a $10,000 reward for information on the shooting of two children following a high school football game. The incident occurred Aug. 17 following a high school football game at Lakewood Stadium in southeast Atlanta. Isaiah Payton, 12, and Damean Spear, 15, were shot… Read full article:: News Briefs: $10K reward for shooting of...→

Report: Gary, Indiana, Named Most 'Miserable' U.S. City | Breitbart

Report: Gary, Indiana, Named Most 'Miserable' U.S. City | Breitbart

The city of Gary, Indiana, was ranked the most "miserable" place to live, according to a report from Business Insider. Read full article:: Report: Gary, Indiana, Named Most 'Miser...→

Huntington Park Named California's 'Most Miserable' City, Business Insider Says

Huntington Park is California's "most miserable" city, according to census data compiled by Business Insider, ranking 10th on the list of 1,000 of America's most miserable cities. Read full article:: Huntington Park Named California's 'Most...→

Gary, Indiana Named 'Most Miserable' City in US; Town Reacts

Gary, Indiana Named 'Most Miserable' City in US; Town Reacts

A recent report named Gary the most miserable city in America, but the Indiana town’s next mayor said he strongly disagrees. Read full article:: Gary, Indiana Named 'Most Miserable' Cit...→

Two killed when rollercoaster car jumps rails at Mexico City amusement park

Two killed when rollercoaster car jumps rails at Mexico City amusement park

(CBS) — A speeding rail car on a rollercoaster flipped over mid-ride at a Mexican amusement park on Saturday, killing two people and injuring two others. The Mexico City attorney general’s of… Read full article:: Two killed when rollercoaster car jumps ...→

Community members, activists, gather at Commerce City park, call for shut down of nearby refinery

Community members, activists, gather at Commerce City park, call for shut down of nearby refinery

Community members and organizers threw a fiesta in a Commerce City park Thursday night, singing and dancing to live Mariachi music, and calling for the nearby Suncor oil refinery to shut down.  Read full article:: Community members, activists, gather at ...→

New York City investors grab big south San Jose office park

New York City investors grab big south San Jose office park

Cobham Advanced Electronic Solutions is the tenant for an entire office park in south San Jose that’s just been bought by an affiliate of Empire Square Group, a New York City-based real estat… Read full article:: New York City investors grab big south S...→

Protesters hold mock funeral to urge city to save East River Park

Protesters hold mock funeral to urge city to save East River Park

A city plan to temporarily destroy a beloved Manhattan park in a bid to prevent future flooding is so hated, hundreds of activists “buried” the proposal in a mock funeral Saturday. “Bury the plan, … Read full article:: Protesters hold mock funeral to urge cit...→

Nearly 350 St. Louis Cops Named in Class Action Suit 2 Years After Police 'Kettle' | News Blog

Nearly 350 St. Louis Cops Named in Class Action Suit 2 Years After Police 'Kettle' | News Blog

Tags: St. Louis, Police, Kettle, Class Action, Javad Khazaeli, Protest, Jason Stockley, Anthony Lamar Smith, Image Read full article:: Nearly 350 St. Louis Cops Named in Class...→

City commissioner: Replace male statues in Central Park with women

City commissioner: Replace male statues in Central Park with women

The city’s monument “men” are in peril. A member of the commission that oversees art and architecture on city property suggested Monday that instead of simply adding statues of hi… Read full article:: City commissioner: Replace male statues ...→

$9.5M city settlement triggered by cyclist’s injuries on Hyde Park street

$9.5M city settlement triggered by cyclist’s injuries on Hyde Park street

Catalin Dumitrescu was "significantly disfigured and disabled" on Oct. 25, 2014, when he fell off his bike while riding on East 56th Street in Hyde Park. Read full article:: $9.5M city settlement triggered by cycli...→

Councilman Marty Small Named Atlantic City Mayor

Councilman Marty Small Named Atlantic City Mayor

Council members in Atlantic City named Council President Marty Small the city’s new mayor at a special meeting. Read full article:: Councilman Marty Small Named Atlantic Ci...→

News Briefs: Second AUC shooter arrested; Homeless Court Program; Southface gets city grant - Atlanta INtown Paper

The Atlanta Police Department has arrested the second of two shooters responsible for exchanging gunfire during a back-to-school  block party on Aug. 20 that led to the wounding of four Atlanta University Center students. The second shooter was out on a signature bond from the Fulton County jail for another shooting incident in March in… Read full article:: News Briefs: Second AUC shooter arrested...→

Los Angeles City Park Ranger with 40 years of service dies after working during Saddleridge Fire

Los Angeles City Park Ranger with 40 years of service dies after working during Saddleridge Fire

Captain Alberto Torres collapsed at Park Ranger headquarters on Friday afternoon after patrolling city parks in the San Fernando Valley impacted by the Saddleridge fire. Read full article:: Los Angeles City Park Ranger with 40 yea...→

Land in Bayport to become city park and be ‘set aside forever’

Land in Bayport to become city park and be ‘set aside forever’

Rick and Jenny Schneider’s wooded property along the St. Croix River is a hidden gem just east of downtown Bayport, accessible by car through an Andersen Corp. parking lot. When the couple — he’s a… Read full article:: Land in Bayport to become city park and ...→

Minneapolis city attorney, Ramsey County jurist named to Court of Appeals

Minneapolis city attorney, Ramsey County jurist named to Court of Appeals

Gov. Tim Walz has appointed Minneapolis City Attorney Susan Segal and Ramsey County District Judge Jeffrey Bryan to the Minnesota Court of Appeals. Segal has served as the Minneapolis city attorney… Read full article:: Minneapolis city attorney, Ramsey County...→

Suspect arrested in connection with shooting death of man near Denver’s City Park

A suspect has been arrested in connection with the shooting death of a 36-year-old man in Denver, police said. Read full article:: Suspect arrested in connection with shoo...→

Chicago Named 'Best Big City' for 3rd Straight Year

Chicago Named 'Best Big City' for 3rd Straight Year

For the third year in a row, the city of Chicago has been voted the “Best Big City” in the United States by a prestigious national publication. Read full article:: Chicago Named 'Best Big City' for 3rd St...→

Report: Gary, Indiana, Named Most 'Miserable' U.S. City | Breitbart

Report: Gary, Indiana, Named Most 'Miserable' U.S. City | Breitbart

The city of Gary, Indiana, was ranked the most "miserable" place to live, according to a report from Business Insider. Read full article:: Report: Gary, Indiana, Named Most 'Miser...→

City Barbeque opens in Park Ridge

City Barbeque opens in Park Ridge

City Barbeque will open its fifth location in the Chicago area at 123 N. Northwest Hwy in Park Ridge on Oct. 14. Read full article:: City Barbeque opens in Park Ridge...→

Port Arthur Named Second Most Miserable City in America: Study

Port Arthur Named Second Most Miserable City in America: Study

Ever been to Port Arthur? Were you miserable? The city surrounded by oil refineries ranked second on a list of the most miserable cities in America, according to a new report.... Business Insider recently published its annual list of America's 50 most miserable cities -- and Texas only has five on the Top 50 and only one in the Top 10. Read full article:: Port Arthur Named Second Most Miserable ...→

Huntington Park Named California's 'Most Miserable' City, Business Insider Says

Huntington Park is California's "most miserable" city, according to census data compiled by Business Insider, ranking 10th on the list of 1,000 of America's most miserable cities. Read full article:: Huntington Park Named California's 'Most...→

News Briefs: Metro Atlanta Chamber initiatives; Biketober begins Oct. 1; Strut Your Mutt in Grant Park - Atlanta INtown Paper

News Briefs: Metro Atlanta Chamber initiatives; Biketober begins Oct. 1; Strut Your Mutt in Grant Park - Atlanta INtown Paper

The Metro Atlanta Chamber (MAC) marked its 160th anniversary on Sept. 24 at its annul meeting held at the Alliance Theatre. While there was plenty of looking back on the organization’s achievements, the meeting had a forward looking focus as 2020 MAC Chair-elect Marty Flanagan and MAC CEO and President Hala Moddelmog discussed attracting next… Read full article:: News Briefs: Metro Atlanta Chamber initi...→

Two killed when rollercoaster car jumps rails at Mexico City amusement park

Two killed when rollercoaster car jumps rails at Mexico City amusement park

(CBS) — A speeding rail car on a rollercoaster flipped over mid-ride at a Mexican amusement park on Saturday, killing two people and injuring two others. The Mexico City attorney general’s of… Read full article:: Two killed when rollercoaster car jumps ...→

Park City siblings charged in Vernon Hills shots fired incident

Park City siblings charged in Vernon Hills shots fired incident

Ulises Jacobo, 20, was allegedly seen standing near a vehicle with a handgun, while his sister, 18-year-old Guadalupe Jacobo, smashed it up with a baseball bat, police said. Read full article:: Park City siblings charged in Vernon Hil...→

Community members, activists, gather at Commerce City park, call for shut down of nearby refinery

Community members, activists, gather at Commerce City park, call for shut down of nearby refinery

Community members and organizers threw a fiesta in a Commerce City park Thursday night, singing and dancing to live Mariachi music, and calling for the nearby Suncor oil refinery to shut down.  Read full article:: Community members, activists, gather at ...→

News Briefs: Buckhead murder; Relay bike program; PARK(ing) Day at Lenox Square - Atlanta INtown Paper

A woman was shot to death Sept. 25 in Buckhead in what police are calling an “domestic incident” allegedly committed by her husband. According to Reporter Newspapers, Labarbara Milsap, 36, was found by police around 1 a.m. in the area of 55 Lakeland Drive with a gunshot wound to the abdomen. Witnesses heard an argument… Read full article:: News Briefs: Buckhead murder; Relay bike...→

City Of St. Paul Seeks Tree For 2019-2020 Rice Park Holiday Celebration

City Of St. Paul Seeks Tree For 2019-2020 Rice Park Holiday Celebration

As part of St. Paul's Rice Park's annual holiday display, the city is seeking a 60- to 80-foot evergreen tree to serve as the celebration's centerpiece. Read full article:: City Of St. Paul Seeks Tree For 2019-202...→

Protesters hold mock funeral to urge city to save East River Park

Protesters hold mock funeral to urge city to save East River Park

A city plan to temporarily destroy a beloved Manhattan park in a bid to prevent future flooding is so hated, hundreds of activists “buried” the proposal in a mock funeral Saturday. “Bury the plan, … Read full article:: Protesters hold mock funeral to urge cit...→

Sunset Park Residents Clash With Menchaca On Industry City Rezoning

Sunset Park Residents Clash With Menchaca On Industry City Rezoning

"The meeting was cut short after protesters jeered during Menchaca’s slideshow presentation and he walked off the stage." Read full article:: Sunset Park Residents Clash With Menchac...→

Amber Alert Issued For Missing 5-Year-Old Dulce Maria Alavez, Last Seen At Bridgeton City Park MondayPolice say the suspect led Dulce from the playground to a red van with a sliding door and tinted windows.

Amber Alert Issued For Missing 5-Year-Old Dulce Maria Alavez, Last Seen At Bridgeton City Park MondayPolice say the suspect led Dulce from the playground to a red van with a sliding door and tinted windows.

Police say about 45 minutes before calling police, Dulce’s mother Noema Perez took Dulce and her 3-year-old brother to a local custard stand for ice cream and then to the park to play. The two little ones ran off to the playground while Per Read full article:: Amber Alert Issued For Missing 5-Year-Ol...→

City commissioner: Replace male statues in Central Park with women

City commissioner: Replace male statues in Central Park with women

The city’s monument “men” are in peril. A member of the commission that oversees art and architecture on city property suggested Monday that instead of simply adding statues of hi… Read full article:: City commissioner: Replace male statues ...→

Man dies in shooting near Denver’s City Park

Man dies in shooting near Denver’s City Park

Denver police are investigating the death of a man Friday evening in the City Park West neighborhood as a homicide. Read full article:: Man dies in shooting near Denver’s City ...→

$9.5M city settlement triggered by bike accident on Hyde Park street

$9.5M city settlement triggered by bike accident on Hyde Park street

Catalin Dumitrescu was "significantly disfigured and disabled" on Oct. 25, 2014, when he fell off his bike while riding on East 56th Street in Hyde Park. Dumitrescu has accused the city of a stunning pattern of negligence that started with the decision to designate the bike path without first removing the rail embedded in the street. Read full article:: $9.5M city settlement triggered by bike ...→

Authorities Release Sketch Of Witness They Want To Speak With In Connection To Dulce Maria Alavez's DisappearanceThe young girl vanished from Bridgeton City Park on Monday, Sept. 16.

Authorities Release Sketch Of Witness They Want To Speak With In Connection To Dulce Maria Alavez's DisappearanceThe young girl vanished from Bridgeton City Park on Monday, Sept. 16.

Some students from nearby Bridgeton High School walk through the park every day, passing by the missing persons posters. The photo of Dulce’s young face from the poster appears as innocent and helpless as the day she went missing.... “Kinda scares me because I have a little brother that age, try to keep him with me all times,” student Na’jee Brown said. Read full article:: Authorities Release Sketch Of Witness Th...→

Fort Worth Chief, City Leaders Hold News Conference Over Fatal Shooting Of Atatiana Jefferson

Fort Worth Chief, City Leaders Hold News Conference Over Fatal Shooting Of Atatiana Jefferson

Fort Worth Interim Police Chief Ed Kraus, Mayor Betsy Price and City Manager David Cooke are holding a news conference Monday afternoon after an officer fatally shot a woman inside her home during a welfare check. Read full article:: Fort Worth Chief, City Leaders Hold News...→

Trial date set for Park City mom accused of not giving son medicine after transplant

Trial date set for Park City mom accused of not giving son medicine after transplant

The trial date for a Park City woman accused of failing give her son the medical care he required after a heart transplant has been set for February. Read full article:: Trial date set for Park City mom accused...→

Mother and Children Robbed at Richardson City Park

Mother and Children Robbed at Richardson City Park

Police in Mesquite say a mother who was walking with her three children in a city park was robbed by two people. Read full article:: Mother and Children Robbed at Richardson...→

News Briefs: $10K reward for shooting of children; protestors demand BeltLine rail; early runoff voting - Atlanta INtown Paper

Mayor Keisha Lance Bottoms and Atlanta Police Chief Erika Shields have announced a $10,000 reward for information on the shooting of two children following a high school football game. The incident occurred Aug. 17 following a high school football game at Lakewood Stadium in southeast Atlanta. Isaiah Payton, 12, and Damean Spear, 15, were shot… Read full article:: News Briefs: $10K reward for shooting of...→

News Briefs: Midtown building implosion; Coro buys parking garages; $100k raised for Fox Theatre Institute - Atlanta INtown Paper

Midtown residents should prepare for a big boom on Saturday, Oct. 5, at 7 a.m. as the former Arthritis Foundation headquarters at 1330 West Peachtree Street is imploded to make way for the Midtown Union development. MARTA will suspend will suspend rail service on the Gold Line between Lindbergh and Midtown Stations and reroute four… Read full article:: News Briefs: Midtown building implosion;...→

Gary, Indiana Named 'Most Miserable' City in US; Town Reacts

Gary, Indiana Named 'Most Miserable' City in US; Town Reacts

A recent report named Gary the most miserable city in America, but the Indiana town’s next mayor said he strongly disagrees. Read full article:: Gary, Indiana Named 'Most Miserable' Cit...→

Two killed when rollercoaster car jumps rails at Mexico City amusement park

Two killed when rollercoaster car jumps rails at Mexico City amusement park

Video circulating on social media showed the car flipping nearly upside down and smashing into a metal loop on the rollercoaster Read full article:: Two killed when rollercoaster car jumps ...→

Mayor halts City Council meeting as tempers flare in Cedar Park

Mayor halts City Council meeting as tempers flare in Cedar Park

Controversy from Leander continues to spill into neighboring Cedar Park as tempers surged at a city council meeting Thursday night. Read full article:: Mayor halts City Council meeting as temp...→

New York City investors grab big south San Jose office park

New York City investors grab big south San Jose office park

Cobham Advanced Electronic Solutions is the tenant for an entire office park in south San Jose that’s just been bought by an affiliate of Empire Square Group, a New York City-based real estat… Read full article:: New York City investors grab big south S...→

Andrea Mitchell accepts lifetime achievement award at news Emmys

Andrea Mitchell accepts lifetime achievement award at news Emmys

"None of us achieves anything on our own in this business," the NBC News correspondent said in her acceptance speech. "Television news is a team sport." Read full article:: Andrea Mitchell accepts lifetime achieve...→

Wheaton College students sue city, say Millennium Park security restricted their religious activities

Wheaton College students sue city, say Millennium Park security restricted their religious activities

The students — all members of Wheaton College’s Chicago Evangelism Team — announced the lawsuit Wednesday, claiming Millennium Park’s rules "severely hinder First Amendment rights for all within a public forum." Read full article:: Wheaton College students sue city, say M...→

Nearly 350 St. Louis Cops Named in Class Action Suit 2 Years After Police 'Kettle' | News Blog

Nearly 350 St. Louis Cops Named in Class Action Suit 2 Years After Police 'Kettle' | News Blog

Tags: St. Louis, Police, Kettle, Class Action, Javad Khazaeli, Protest, Jason Stockley, Anthony Lamar Smith, Image Read full article:: Nearly 350 St. Louis Cops Named in Class...→

With Industry City Development Booming, Sunset Park Uncertain On Further Development

With Industry City Development Booming, Sunset Park Uncertain On Further Development

Dan Geiger, who covers real estate for Crain's New York magazine, shares insights on the future of redevelopment in Brooklyn. Read full article:: With Industry City Development Booming, ...→

$9.5M city settlement triggered by cyclist’s injuries on Hyde Park street

$9.5M city settlement triggered by cyclist’s injuries on Hyde Park street

Catalin Dumitrescu was "significantly disfigured and disabled" on Oct. 25, 2014, when he fell off his bike while riding on East 56th Street in Hyde Park. Read full article:: $9.5M city settlement triggered by cycli...→

Councilman Marty Small Named Atlantic City Mayor

Councilman Marty Small Named Atlantic City Mayor

Council members in Atlantic City named Council President Marty Small the city’s new mayor at a special meeting. Read full article:: Councilman Marty Small Named Atlantic Ci...→

Authorities Release Sketch Of Witness They Want To Speak With In Connection To Dulce Maria Alavez's DisappearanceThe young girl vanished from Bridgeton City Park on Monday, Sept. 16.

Authorities Release Sketch Of Witness They Want To Speak With In Connection To Dulce Maria Alavez's DisappearanceThe young girl vanished from Bridgeton City Park on Monday, Sept. 16.

Some students from nearby Bridgeton High School walk through the park every day, passing by the missing persons posters. The photo of Dulce’s young face from the poster appears as innocent and helpless as the day she went missing.... “Kinda scares me because I have a little brother that age, try to keep him with me all times,” student Na’jee Brown said. Read full article:: Authorities Release Sketch Of Witness Th...→

News Briefs: Second AUC shooter arrested; Homeless Court Program; Southface gets city grant - Atlanta INtown Paper

The Atlanta Police Department has arrested the second of two shooters responsible for exchanging gunfire during a back-to-school  block party on Aug. 20 that led to the wounding of four Atlanta University Center students. The second shooter was out on a signature bond from the Fulton County jail for another shooting incident in March in… Read full article:: News Briefs: Second AUC shooter arrested...→

Fort Worth Chief, City Leaders Hold News Conference Over Fatal Shooting Of Atatiana Jefferson

Fort Worth Chief, City Leaders Hold News Conference Over Fatal Shooting Of Atatiana Jefferson

Fort Worth Interim Police Chief Ed Kraus, Mayor Betsy Price and City Manager David Cooke are holding a news conference Monday afternoon after an officer fatally shot a woman inside her home during a welfare check. Read full article:: Fort Worth Chief, City Leaders Hold News...→

Los Angeles City Park Ranger with 40 years of service dies after working during Saddleridge Fire

Los Angeles City Park Ranger with 40 years of service dies after working during Saddleridge Fire

Captain Alberto Torres collapsed at Park Ranger headquarters on Friday afternoon after patrolling city parks in the San Fernando Valley impacted by the Saddleridge fire. Read full article:: Los Angeles City Park Ranger with 40 yea...→

Land in Bayport to become city park and be ‘set aside forever’

Land in Bayport to become city park and be ‘set aside forever’

Rick and Jenny Schneider’s wooded property along the St. Croix River is a hidden gem just east of downtown Bayport, accessible by car through an Andersen Corp. parking lot. When the couple — he’s a… Read full article:: Land in Bayport to become city park and ...→

Trial date set for Park City mom accused of not giving son medicine after transplant

Trial date set for Park City mom accused of not giving son medicine after transplant

The trial date for a Park City woman accused of failing give her son the medical care he required after a heart transplant has been set for February. Read full article:: Trial date set for Park City mom accused...→

Minneapolis city attorney, Ramsey County jurist named to Court of Appeals

Minneapolis city attorney, Ramsey County jurist named to Court of Appeals

Gov. Tim Walz has appointed Minneapolis City Attorney Susan Segal and Ramsey County District Judge Jeffrey Bryan to the Minnesota Court of Appeals. Segal has served as the Minneapolis city attorney… Read full article:: Minneapolis city attorney, Ramsey County...→

Mother and Children Robbed at Richardson City Park

Mother and Children Robbed at Richardson City Park

Police in Mesquite say a mother who was walking with her three children in a city park was robbed by two people. Read full article:: Mother and Children Robbed at Richardson...→

Suspect arrested in connection with shooting death of man near Denver’s City Park

A suspect has been arrested in connection with the shooting death of a 36-year-old man in Denver, police said. Read full article:: Suspect arrested in connection with shoo...→

News Briefs: $10K reward for shooting of children; protestors demand BeltLine rail; early runoff voting - Atlanta INtown Paper

Mayor Keisha Lance Bottoms and Atlanta Police Chief Erika Shields have announced a $10,000 reward for information on the shooting of two children following a high school football game. The incident occurred Aug. 17 following a high school football game at Lakewood Stadium in southeast Atlanta. Isaiah Payton, 12, and Damean Spear, 15, were shot… Read full article:: News Briefs: $10K reward for shooting of...→

Chicago Named 'Best Big City' for 3rd Straight Year

Chicago Named 'Best Big City' for 3rd Straight Year

For the third year in a row, the city of Chicago has been voted the “Best Big City” in the United States by a prestigious national publication. Read full article:: Chicago Named 'Best Big City' for 3rd St...→

Report: Gary, Indiana, Named Most 'Miserable' U.S. City | Breitbart

Report: Gary, Indiana, Named Most 'Miserable' U.S. City | Breitbart

The city of Gary, Indiana, was ranked the most "miserable" place to live, according to a report from Business Insider. Read full article:: Report: Gary, Indiana, Named Most 'Miser...→

City Barbeque opens in Park Ridge

City Barbeque opens in Park Ridge

City Barbeque will open its fifth location in the Chicago area at 123 N. Northwest Hwy in Park Ridge on Oct. 14. Read full article:: City Barbeque opens in Park Ridge...→

Port Arthur Named Second Most Miserable City in America: Study

Port Arthur Named Second Most Miserable City in America: Study

Ever been to Port Arthur? Were you miserable? The city surrounded by oil refineries ranked second on a list of the most miserable cities in America, according to a new report.... Business Insider recently published its annual list of America's 50 most miserable cities -- and Texas only has five on the Top 50 and only one in the Top 10. Read full article:: Port Arthur Named Second Most Miserable ...→

Huntington Park Named California's 'Most Miserable' City, Business Insider Says

Huntington Park is California's "most miserable" city, according to census data compiled by Business Insider, ranking 10th on the list of 1,000 of America's most miserable cities. Read full article:: Huntington Park Named California's 'Most...→

News Briefs: Midtown building implosion; Coro buys parking garages; $100k raised for Fox Theatre Institute - Atlanta INtown Paper

Midtown residents should prepare for a big boom on Saturday, Oct. 5, at 7 a.m. as the former Arthritis Foundation headquarters at 1330 West Peachtree Street is imploded to make way for the Midtown Union development. MARTA will suspend will suspend rail service on the Gold Line between Lindbergh and Midtown Stations and reroute four… Read full article:: News Briefs: Midtown building implosion;...→

Gary, Indiana Named 'Most Miserable' City in US; Town Reacts

Gary, Indiana Named 'Most Miserable' City in US; Town Reacts

A recent report named Gary the most miserable city in America, but the Indiana town’s next mayor said he strongly disagrees. Read full article:: Gary, Indiana Named 'Most Miserable' Cit...→

News Briefs: Metro Atlanta Chamber initiatives; Biketober begins Oct. 1; Strut Your Mutt in Grant Park - Atlanta INtown Paper

News Briefs: Metro Atlanta Chamber initiatives; Biketober begins Oct. 1; Strut Your Mutt in Grant Park - Atlanta INtown Paper

The Metro Atlanta Chamber (MAC) marked its 160th anniversary on Sept. 24 at its annul meeting held at the Alliance Theatre. While there was plenty of looking back on the organization’s achievements, the meeting had a forward looking focus as 2020 MAC Chair-elect Marty Flanagan and MAC CEO and President Hala Moddelmog discussed attracting next… Read full article:: News Briefs: Metro Atlanta Chamber initi...→

Two killed when rollercoaster car jumps rails at Mexico City amusement park

Two killed when rollercoaster car jumps rails at Mexico City amusement park

(CBS) — A speeding rail car on a rollercoaster flipped over mid-ride at a Mexican amusement park on Saturday, killing two people and injuring two others. The Mexico City attorney general’s of… Read full article:: Two killed when rollercoaster car jumps ...→

Two killed when rollercoaster car jumps rails at Mexico City amusement park

Two killed when rollercoaster car jumps rails at Mexico City amusement park

Video circulating on social media showed the car flipping nearly upside down and smashing into a metal loop on the rollercoaster Read full article:: Two killed when rollercoaster car jumps ...→

Park City siblings charged in Vernon Hills shots fired incident

Park City siblings charged in Vernon Hills shots fired incident

Ulises Jacobo, 20, was allegedly seen standing near a vehicle with a handgun, while his sister, 18-year-old Guadalupe Jacobo, smashed it up with a baseball bat, police said. Read full article:: Park City siblings charged in Vernon Hil...→

Mayor halts City Council meeting as tempers flare in Cedar Park

Mayor halts City Council meeting as tempers flare in Cedar Park

Controversy from Leander continues to spill into neighboring Cedar Park as tempers surged at a city council meeting Thursday night. Read full article:: Mayor halts City Council meeting as temp...→

Community members, activists, gather at Commerce City park, call for shut down of nearby refinery

Community members, activists, gather at Commerce City park, call for shut down of nearby refinery

Community members and organizers threw a fiesta in a Commerce City park Thursday night, singing and dancing to live Mariachi music, and calling for the nearby Suncor oil refinery to shut down.  Read full article:: Community members, activists, gather at ...→

News Briefs: Buckhead murder; Relay bike program; PARK(ing) Day at Lenox Square - Atlanta INtown Paper

A woman was shot to death Sept. 25 in Buckhead in what police are calling an “domestic incident” allegedly committed by her husband. According to Reporter Newspapers, Labarbara Milsap, 36, was found by police around 1 a.m. in the area of 55 Lakeland Drive with a gunshot wound to the abdomen. Witnesses heard an argument… Read full article:: News Briefs: Buckhead murder; Relay bike...→

New York City investors grab big south San Jose office park

New York City investors grab big south San Jose office park

Cobham Advanced Electronic Solutions is the tenant for an entire office park in south San Jose that’s just been bought by an affiliate of Empire Square Group, a New York City-based real estat… Read full article:: New York City investors grab big south S...→

City Of St. Paul Seeks Tree For 2019-2020 Rice Park Holiday Celebration

City Of St. Paul Seeks Tree For 2019-2020 Rice Park Holiday Celebration

As part of St. Paul's Rice Park's annual holiday display, the city is seeking a 60- to 80-foot evergreen tree to serve as the celebration's centerpiece. Read full article:: City Of St. Paul Seeks Tree For 2019-202...→

Andrea Mitchell accepts lifetime achievement award at news Emmys

Andrea Mitchell accepts lifetime achievement award at news Emmys

"None of us achieves anything on our own in this business," the NBC News correspondent said in her acceptance speech. "Television news is a team sport." Read full article:: Andrea Mitchell accepts lifetime achieve...→

Protesters hold mock funeral to urge city to save East River Park

Protesters hold mock funeral to urge city to save East River Park

A city plan to temporarily destroy a beloved Manhattan park in a bid to prevent future flooding is so hated, hundreds of activists “buried” the proposal in a mock funeral Saturday. “Bury the plan, … Read full article:: Protesters hold mock funeral to urge cit...→

Wheaton College students sue city, say Millennium Park security restricted their religious activities

Wheaton College students sue city, say Millennium Park security restricted their religious activities

The students — all members of Wheaton College’s Chicago Evangelism Team — announced the lawsuit Wednesday, claiming Millennium Park’s rules "severely hinder First Amendment rights for all within a public forum." Read full article:: Wheaton College students sue city, say M...→

Sunset Park Residents Clash With Menchaca On Industry City Rezoning

Sunset Park Residents Clash With Menchaca On Industry City Rezoning

"The meeting was cut short after protesters jeered during Menchaca’s slideshow presentation and he walked off the stage." Read full article:: Sunset Park Residents Clash With Menchac...→

Nearly 350 St. Louis Cops Named in Class Action Suit 2 Years After Police 'Kettle' | News Blog

Nearly 350 St. Louis Cops Named in Class Action Suit 2 Years After Police 'Kettle' | News Blog

Tags: St. Louis, Police, Kettle, Class Action, Javad Khazaeli, Protest, Jason Stockley, Anthony Lamar Smith, Image Read full article:: Nearly 350 St. Louis Cops Named in Class...→

Amber Alert Issued For Missing 5-Year-Old Dulce Maria Alavez, Last Seen At Bridgeton City Park MondayPolice say the suspect led Dulce from the playground to a red van with a sliding door and tinted windows.

Amber Alert Issued For Missing 5-Year-Old Dulce Maria Alavez, Last Seen At Bridgeton City Park MondayPolice say the suspect led Dulce from the playground to a red van with a sliding door and tinted windows.

Police say about 45 minutes before calling police, Dulce’s mother Noema Perez took Dulce and her 3-year-old brother to a local custard stand for ice cream and then to the park to play. The two little ones ran off to the playground while Per Read full article:: Amber Alert Issued For Missing 5-Year-Ol...→

City commissioner: Replace male statues in Central Park with women

City commissioner: Replace male statues in Central Park with women

The city’s monument “men” are in peril. A member of the commission that oversees art and architecture on city property suggested Monday that instead of simply adding statues of hi… Read full article:: City commissioner: Replace male statues ...→

With Industry City Development Booming, Sunset Park Uncertain On Further Development

With Industry City Development Booming, Sunset Park Uncertain On Further Development

Dan Geiger, who covers real estate for Crain's New York magazine, shares insights on the future of redevelopment in Brooklyn. Read full article:: With Industry City Development Booming, ...→

Man dies in shooting near Denver’s City Park

Man dies in shooting near Denver’s City Park

Denver police are investigating the death of a man Friday evening in the City Park West neighborhood as a homicide. Read full article:: Man dies in shooting near Denver’s City ...→

$9.5M city settlement triggered by cyclist’s injuries on Hyde Park street

$9.5M city settlement triggered by cyclist’s injuries on Hyde Park street

Catalin Dumitrescu was "significantly disfigured and disabled" on Oct. 25, 2014, when he fell off his bike while riding on East 56th Street in Hyde Park. Read full article:: $9.5M city settlement triggered by cycli...→

$9.5M city settlement triggered by bike accident on Hyde Park street

$9.5M city settlement triggered by bike accident on Hyde Park street

Catalin Dumitrescu was "significantly disfigured and disabled" on Oct. 25, 2014, when he fell off his bike while riding on East 56th Street in Hyde Park. Dumitrescu has accused the city of a stunning pattern of negligence that started with the decision to designate the bike path without first removing the rail embedded in the street. Read full article:: $9.5M city settlement triggered by bike ...→