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"I grew up in a far-left college town, and I've known so many young people who were free spirits, who were nonconformists…"

"… who were determined to be themselves no matter what anyone else said, who had a passion for noisy music and experimental art, who listened to the color of their dreams . . . And back then, it didn't seem … Continue reading

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A New Sheriff in Town?

On January 5, 2009, Granta Nakayama introduced Adam Kushner as the USEPA’s new Director of the Office of Civil Enforcement (“OCE”) (effective January 11, 2009). Kushner was previously the Director of the Air Enforcement Division of OCE and oversaw the… … Continue reading

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How Quincy, Florida Became a Town of Secret Coca-Cola Millionaires

In the 1920s and 1930s, a banker named Pat Munroe in the small town of Quincy, Florida noticed that even during the depths of the Great Depression, otherwise impoverished people would spend their last nickel to buy a glass of Coca-Cola. … Continue reading

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Norwegian Town Feels Housing Pinch

A Norwegian town invested millions of dollars in Floridas housing market, and has lost an amount equal to nearly a quarter of its yearly revenue. Now, public services could be at risk as the town leaders seek ways to save … Continue reading

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Chicago Daily Law Bulletin: $1.3M for fatal West Town motorcycle crash

CHICAGO (September 12, 2018) – A Cook County jury awarded $1.3 million to the family of a motorcyclist who was killed in a 2015 collision with a pickup truck. The verdict was reached last week after a six-day trial before Circuit … Continue reading

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