| July 30 2014 - Board approves hirings, layoffs|
READING — Wednesday night, the Reading Community Schools Board of Education held a combined organization-regular board meeting. Before proceeding into business, the board recognized “nice things” happening within the district.
| July 27 2014 - A press with a purpose|
FRANKFORT, Ky. (AP) - Years ago, Victor Depta stood on a street corner in San Francisco surrounded by other pedestrians. Not unusual except that as he stood waiting for his bus to arrive, Depta was crying. "I was reading Emily Dickinson," Depta said last week, seated in the ...
| July 17 2014 - Tourists still in hospital after Cape Breton bus crash|
SYDNEY, N.S. – A charter bus company says as many as five people remain in hospital after their tour bus crashed Sunday in Cape Breton, killing a fellow passenger. Pennsylvania-based Executive Coach Inc. says it remains committed to the passengers … Continue Reading
| July 12 2014 - Ride LTD for Free this Weekend|
EUGENE, Ore. — Hop on the Lane Transit District system this weekend to head to the Oregon Country Fair or not. LTD is providing everyone free rides this weekend on any of its routes. The event paid for fares for the entire system, Friday through Sunday. LTD staff say the partnership is a win-win for … Continue reading »
| July 11 2014 - Out & About: July 11th-13th|
Check out these fun events happening all over Western Oregon! Get in touch with your creative side at this year’s Oregon Country Fair. It’s Friday through Sunday in Elmira. Tickets start at $23. You have to purchase them in advance. You can pay to park there or ride the bus for free. The Oregon Bach … Continue reading »
| July 11 2014 - Love Me Till Monday|
Bookended by scenes on a bus, Justin Hardy’s no-budget slip of British romantic fancy is a smooth charmer without enough sense of direction. Georgia Maguire stars as Becky, a marketing drone in an unfeasibly sunny Reading who, between nights out with colleagues and unsatisfying dates, emerges as a passenger in her own life. Hardy’s episodic plot evokes that 20-something drift too effectively ...
| July 10 2014 - Dockworkers' contract expires, but trade continues|
LOS ANGELES — Washington labor, government and business officials are still reading and analyzing the dense U.S. Supreme Court ruling this week on union dues for home health care workers, but many believe Harris v. Quinn will have implications for Washington state.
| July 10 2014 - U.S. Supreme Court decision could affect Washington|
SEATTLE — Washington labor, government and business officials are still reading and analyzing the dense U.S. Supreme Court ruling this week on union dues for home health care workers, but many believe Harris v. Quinn will have implications for Washington state.
| July 09 2014 - Drive Less; Save More in Corvallis|
CORVALLIS, Ore. – A new program in South Corvallis is encouraging residents to use alternative modes of transportation. The program is called Drive Less; Save More, and it promotes drivers to bike, walk, carpool, or take the bus. The Oregon Department of Transportation is piloting the program with help from the City of Corvallis and … Continue reading »
| July 09 2014 - Bess The Book Bus And CITGO Promote Literacy In Indiana|
BLOOMINGTON, Ind., July 9, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Mobile literacy program and CITGO Fueling Good winner Bess the Book Bus continued its national tour with stops across Indiana in May. Bess, with support from local CITGO Marketers Freedom Oil Company and C&S Inc., delivered free books and promoted childhood literacy by reading aloud to pre-K and kindergarten students in Bloomington and Warsaw. Bess ...