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By Mike Thayer Hands down, this place rocks Middle Eastern Cuisine. The Hummus is the best in town and so is the Chicken Shawarma. Oh, and there is no better pita. I took my family to N & J on Friday night, it was very busy, but we got seated... Continue reading
Posted 3 hours ago at Metro Pursuit
WICHITA, Kan. — Officials have given approval for a rebuilt vintage bomber to be ground tested on a military runway in Kansas. The Wichita Eagle reports the Department of Defense has given permission for "Doc," the vintage Wichita-built B-29 bomber, to use a runway at McConnell Air Force Base for... Continue reading
Reblogged 4 hours ago at Metro Pursuit
WICHITA, Kan. - Two people in a home near Kellogg and Woodlawn were startled by gunfire and a broken window. They tell police they heard the window shattering and the gunshots around 6 a.m. Saturday, in the 500 block of east Drury. via www.kfdi.com Continue reading
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WICHITA, Kan. (KSNW) – A man who was assaulted outside his residence early Saturday morning fought back, Wichita Police said. Sgt. Joe Kennedy said the incident occurred about 2:40 a.m. in the 5200 block of E. Countryside when a 40-year-old man left his residence and found a man and a... Continue reading
Reblogged 4 hours ago at Metro Pursuit
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Blackman Albrecht's Interiors (formerly known as Blackman Decorating), is a full service flooring and window covering store. We aren't just a flooring store. Besides flooring and blinds, we also have the Amisco brand featured in the store. Super comfortable and... Continue reading
Posted 6 hours ago at Coralville Courier
In a win for good environmental policy, the federal district court in Wyoming struck down the Bureau of Land Management’s controversial hydraulic fracking rule. The rule would have set federal water, chemical disclosure, and construction requirements for fracking operations on federal and Indian lands in addition to already existing state... Continue reading
Reblogged 7 hours ago at Fracking Jobs
Well, while Eurosceptics celebrate their victory in the UK’s referendum on leaving the European Union, you probably missed an Obama-appointed federal judge striking down the administration’s regulations on fracking within federal lands. The judge ruled that the Department of the Interior does not have regulatory authority in this matter (via... Continue reading
Reblogged 9 hours ago at Fracking Jobs
Hillary Clinton's hopes of gaining Bernie Sanders supporters in the general election may have just been dashed. Unfortunately for her, the DNC platform committee has just rejected one of Sanders' most pertinent goals - the $15 minimum wage. Rep. Keith... Continue reading
Reblogged 9 hours ago at Coralville Courier
TOPEKA, Kan.—Kansas legislators passed an education funding plan Friday night after top Republicans rewrote it to gain broad, bipartisan support so that it would satisfy a court mandate and end a looming threat that public schools across the state might shut down. The votes were 116-6 in the House and... Continue reading
Reblogged 9 hours ago at Metro Pursuit
Destiny's next expansion Rise of Iron will be available only to the latest-generation gaming consoles, Sony PlayStation 4 (PS4) and Microsoft Xbox One. Destiny is a first-person shooter video game developed by Bungie and published by Activision. The game was released in September 2014 for Sony PlayStation 3 (PS3), PS4,... Continue reading
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Destiny's next expansion Rise of Iron will be available only to the latest-generation gaming consoles, Sony PlayStation 4 (PS4) and Microsoft Xbox One. Destiny is a first-person shooter video game developed by Bungie and published by Activision. The game was... Continue reading
Reblogged 11 hours ago at Coralville Courier
Germany and France led demands on Saturday for Britain to negotiate a quick divorce from the European Union, with Paris warning that populism will otherwise take hold after the vote to leave the bloc sent shockwaves around the world. The European Central Bank added to the pressure by saying Britain's... Continue reading
Reblogged 11 hours ago at ABC Trucking Jobs
Germany and France led demands on Saturday for Britain to negotiate a quick divorce from the European Union, with Paris warning that populism will otherwise take hold after the vote to leave the bloc sent shockwaves around the world. The European Central Bank added to the pressure by saying Britain's... Continue reading
Reblogged 11 hours ago at Metro Pursuit
Germany and France led demands on Saturday for Britain to negotiate a quick divorce from the European Union, with Paris warning that populism will otherwise take hold after the vote to leave the bloc sent shockwaves around the world. The... Continue reading
Reblogged 11 hours ago at Coralville Courier
London (CNN)As marriages go, 43 years is not bad. But ever since Britain and Europe tied the knot in 1973, the relationship has been a tortured one -- with arguments about money, accusations of infidelity and seeping exasperation on both... Continue reading
Reblogged 11 hours ago at Coralville Courier
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Our Menu Our Food Il Vicino Wood Oven Pizza is a contemporary Italian pizzeria with nine locations in Colorado, Kansas and New Mexico, serving delicious and authentic wood-fired pizza and calzones, baked lasagna and pastas, Panini and Piadine flatbread-style sandwiches and signature salads. Throughout our menu, we use fresh, high-quality... Continue reading
Reblogged yesterday at Metro Pursuit
Custom harvesters report Kansas wheat is yielding 60 bushels an acre or more, with instances of 90 bushels, as ideal growing weather in late spring helped most of the crop overcome damage from a late season freeze. “We just cut 70 bushels (per acre) in western Kansas. The test weights... Continue reading
Reblogged yesterday at Metro Pursuit
TOPEKA Lawmakers are working on changes to a school finance bill that House budget chair Ron Ryckman said will provide “complete certainty” that Kansas schools will stay open. The deal was still being drafted early Friday afternoon. Asked if the .5 percent cut to each school district could be taken... Continue reading
Reblogged yesterday at Metro Pursuit
No individual has more power in the United States than the president, who oversees millions of federal employees and has extraordinary power to issue regulations and presidential orders. Often the only check on that power is the federal judiciary, and a Wyoming district judge did the right thing this week... Continue reading
Reblogged yesterday at Fracking Jobs
The Iowa City Jazz Festival, a three-day weekend of live jazz that's part of Iowa City's Summer of the Arts series of festivals, brings the spark back to Downtown Iowa City on July 1-3, 2016. Music by national and international... Continue reading
Posted yesterday at Coralville Courier
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Blackman Albrecht's Interiors (formerly known as Blackman Decorating), is a full service flooring and window covering store. We aren't just a flooring store. Besides flooring and blinds, we also have the Amisco brand featured in the store. Super comfortable and high quality steel framed barstools, dining chairs and dining and... Continue reading
Posted yesterday at Corridor Search
WASHINGTON (AP) — The Obama administration on Wednesday decried a ruling by a federal judge that blocks rules for hydraulic fracturing, saying the decision prevents regulators from using "21st-century standards" to ensure that oil and gas operations are conducted safely on public lands. Jessica Kershaw, a spokeswoman for the Interior... Continue reading
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What farmers think of this year’s growing season depends upon the amount of rain that has fallen on their fields. In northeast and east-central Iowa, where rain has fallen when needed if not sooner, crops have taken advantage of an... Continue reading
Reblogged yesterday at Coralville Courier
There is just over a month to go before the official launch of the Samsung Galaxy Note 7. Now is the time when the rumors start becoming a real possibility and it seems that the Samsung Galaxy Note 7 will... Continue reading
Reblogged yesterday at Coralville Courier
Click the link below to view the latest daily bulletin from the Coralville Police Department. Download Daily bulletin QQQ1(1) Continue reading
Posted yesterday at Coralville Courier