New Orleans civil judges mull filing fee hike to address deficit, accountants say

"We will do what we have to do to maintain budgetary compliance," he said Monday, in response to a question of whether the 18 civil court judges in the parish are considering a filing fee hike to help offset two consecutive years of deficits in t

Gov. Cuomo signs Suffern’s deficit financing bill

SUFFERN – Gov. Andrew Cuomo has signed off on legislation that will allow the village to issue millions of dollars in serial bonds to pay down a $5 million deficit over 10 years. Officials have sought state approval for months as they worked

White Maize Deficit Seen At 107 100 Tonnes

By Chamwe Kaira. The country will face a white maize deficit of 107 100 tonnes, the Ministry of Agriculture, Water and Forestry said in a report on Friday. The ministry's National Early Warning and Food Information Unit put the wheat deficit at 47 0

Year-end deficit diminishing

HARTFORD — The deficit for the fiscal year that ended June 30 dropped by nearly $45 million over the last month, state Comptroller Kevin Lembo announced Monday. But the remaining flow of red ink is nearly $71 million, as state wages have remai

Our environmental deficit is now beyond nature’s ability to regenerate

The world enters ecological 'overshoot' this year on 13 August, six days earlier than last year. All the world's production and consumption for the rest of the year, this suggests, then runs up an environmental deficit beyond nature's ability

In-depth: 1/3 of local charities operate at a deficit

More than a third of Larimer County's 374 charities spent more than they took in, with some landing thousands of dollars in the red for consecutive years, according to their most recent financial data. Of the 117 Larimer County charities that report

New Orleans civil judges mull filing fee hike to address deficit, accountants say

"We will do what we have to do to maintain budgetary compliance," he said Monday, in response to a question of whether the 18 civil court judges in the parish are considering a filing fee hike to help offset two consecutive years of deficits in t

Gov. Cuomo signs Suffern’s deficit financing bill

SUFFERN – Gov. Andrew Cuomo has signed off on legislation that will allow the village to issue millions of dollars in serial bonds to pay down a $5 million deficit over 10 years. Officials have sought state approval for months as they worked

Year-end deficit diminishing

HARTFORD — The deficit for the fiscal year that ended June 30 dropped by nearly $45 million over the last month, state Comptroller Kevin Lembo announced Monday. But the remaining flow of red ink is nearly $71 million, as state wages have remai

Twitter’s New Event Targeting Lets Brands Plan Months Ahead for Live Campaigns

Twitter announced the event-targeting tools in a blog post today. Marketers will be able to look at a calendar with specific happenings like golf tournaments or awards shows as well as more general themes like back to school. The calendar lets bran

Linn County neighbors fighting rural event center plan

LINN COUNTY — A couple wants to build an event center for wedding receptions, reunions and similar events on their property. But neighbors in that area, just north of Robins, don't want the traffic and wear and tear on rural roads. The propos

Plan your weekend with these Back to School events

Summer's almost over, which means it's time to make the most of your weekends. Here are some ways to do that with these Cenla “Back to School” events scheduled for Saturday: 1. Back To School Concert with Taylor Mathews & Michelle Willis. Catch tw

Peace at last? Warring Salman and SRK fans plan joint event on ‘Friendship Day’

In an attempt to mend bridges between the fans of the actors, the fan clubs of Shah Rukh and Salman have now decided to jointly host a cyber event on the occasion of Friendship Day on August 2, to mark the start of a new phase of amity between the tw

Free event Thursday “Know your retirement plan options for small businesses.”

MYRTLE BEACH, SC (WMBF) - The Myrtle Beach Area Chamber of Commerce will be hosting a free event Thursday, "Know your retirement plan options for your small business event." The event will take place July 30 from noon - 1 p.m. at the Myrtle Beac

Microsoft’s New Tossup App Lets You Poll Your Friends, Plan Events

A number of apps over the years have attempted to make it easier for friends to get together offline by helping them to plan everything from casual get-togethers to more formal events. Now Microsoft is taking a shot at this space with a new soci

In Rare Event, Cyclists Plan To Follow Laws (To Prove That Laws Suck)

Many activists like the San Francisco Bike Coalition are up in arms at news that the SFPD Park Station is planning to increase enforcement measures on cyclists such as ticketing those who don't come to a complete stop. The SFPD is "diverting resource

Aldi plans hiring event on Wednesday, seeks to fill up to 40 positions

The event will be held from 7 a.m. to 1 p.m. Wednesday at 2344 McKelvey Road in Maryland Heights. Starting in 2013, the chain launched a plan to add 650 new stores, bringing the total number to nearly 2,000 by 2018. Aldi has 35 stores in the St. Lou

When Kalam Wanted to Be a Monk and Was Told That He Was One

We have known Dr APJ Abdul Kalam for 14 years. He was a great admirer and follower of our 94-year-old patron HH Pramukh Swami Maharaj at BAPS Swaminarayan Mandir in Sarangpur, Gujarat. He had come here last month to present the first copy of hi

Dr Kalam, India’s Most Non-Traditional President

The question was from a young BJP-RSS supporter. The place: Yogi Sabhagruh, an imposing auditorium inside the Swaminarayan Temple complex near Dadar railway station in Mumbai. I had gone there to attend a unique event on July 11 - the launch of D

Health Notes

Blood Drive, conducted by New Jersey Blood Services with free exams and information for donors on temperature, blood pressure and hematocrit level, 8:30 a.m.-2:30 p.m., Shree Swaminarayan Temple, 200 Penhorn Ave. 800-933-2566 . AUG. 3. H

Ramzan & Rameswaram: His ties with the island

... of the Ramanathaswamy temple, and a church priest used to sit with hot tea and discuss the issues concerning the island," Kalam wrote adding how this shaped his thinking and later made him choose Pramukh Swami, the head of the Swaminarayan sect