Jim Watson

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Name: Jim Watson
First reported 1 hour ago - Updated 1 hour ago - 1 reports

Why United Way Ottawa is pushing politicians to recognize more than just pocketbook issues

Pocketbook issues ­­— such as the size of your household tax, hydro or water bills ­— get plentiful attention from municipal election candidates. The numbers on those statements, after all, are easily grasped and hit voters where they live.For the third ... [Published Metro Canada - 1 hour ago]
First reported Sep 19 2014 - Updated Sep 19 2014 - 1 reports

US rig count unchanged at 1,931

STEUBENVILLE, Ohio - The Steubenville Art Association is in the process of planning its annual spring show, with the exhibit scheduled to be held May 3-17 at Eastern Gateway Community College, according to Show Chair Jim Watson. ... [Published Weirton Daily Times - Sep 19 2014]
Entities: Jim Watson
First reported Sep 19 2014 - Updated Sep 19 2014 - 2 reports

Watson promises 2% tax cap if re-elected as mayor

Jim Watson says more public-private-partnerships and a regular audit standing committee will help him keep tax increases at or below two per cent over the next four years. ... [Published CTV News - Sep 19 2014]
Entities: Jim Watson, Taxes
First reported Sep 19 2014 - Updated Sep 19 2014 - 1 reports

Jer's Vision to host discussion on oppression

If you don’t think bullying, homophobia and transphobia are election issues, Jer’s Vision would beg to differ.On Sept 23, Jer’s Vision is welcoming mayoral, city council and trustee candidates to their downtown Ottawa office for a discussion about how ... [Published Daily Xtra - Sep 19 2014]
First reported Sep 19 2014 - Updated Sep 19 2014 - 1 reports

Obama: 'We Welcome The Result' Of The Scottish Referendum

US President Barack Obama delivers a statement from the White House in Washington, DC, September 18, 2014. Obama praised France for its decision to join American forces in conducting air strikes against the Islamic State group in Iraq. AFP ... [Published Huffington Post - Sep 19 2014]
First reported Sep 19 2014 - Updated Sep 19 2014 - 1 reports

News Advisory/Photo Opp: Minto Beechwood Starts Construction with Official Groundbreaking Event, September 20th

Mayor Jim Watson and Special Guests to Join Minto Executives, Purchasers and Community Members for Official Construction StartOTTAWA, Sept. 19, 2014 /CNW/ - Ottawa's leading real estate developer, Minto Communities, will celebrate the official start of ... [Published BusinessWeek - Sep 19 2014]
First reported Sep 19 2014 - Updated Sep 19 2014 - 1 reports

Ukraine to get US$53 million in 'non-lethal' US aid, but no arms

The White House rejected a plea from Ukraine's president on Thursday for weapons in the fight against Russian-backed separatists, announcing a 53 million US-dollar (41 millions euros) package of non-lethal aid instead.In an address to a joint meeting ... [Published Helsinki Times - Sep 19 2014]
First reported Sep 19 2014 - Updated Sep 19 2014 - 1 reports

Johnathan P. Watson

OLEAN, N.Y. - Johnathan Paul Watson, 23, New York state, formerly of Maysville and Cameron, Mo., passed away on September 14, 2014, in Olean.Survivors: mother, Rebecca Watson (Jay; father, Jim Watson; grandmother, Frances (Homer) Hall; brother, Josh; ... [Published St. Joseph News-Press - Sep 19 2014]
First reported Sep 18 2014 - Updated Sep 18 2014 - 1 reports

Group calls on council candidates to commit to extra $$ for housing

A coalition of six local agencies hopes to convince city council hopefuls to boost extra money for affordable housing and ending homelessness.The Housing Answer notes upload savings will mean more money at the municipal government level now that the provincial ... [Published 580 CFRA - Sep 18 2014]
First reported Sep 17 2014 - Updated Sep 17 2014 - 1 reports

New Cumberland County technical school breaks ground at college

VINELAND  — Officials broke ground Wednesday for the new technical school that will be built on the Cumberland County College campus.Leaders from all over South Jersey came together for a groundbreaking ceremony at the college near the athletic fields ... [Published Somerset Reporter - Sep 17 2014]
First reported Sep 17 2014 - Updated Sep 17 2014 - 1 reports

Photos: President Obama awards Medal of Honor

Was8865132Credit: AFP/US President Barack Obama (C) awards the Medal of Honor posthumously for US Army Specialist Four Donald Sloat to his brother Dr. William Sloat (L) during a ceremony at the White House in Washington, DC, September 15, 2014. Spc. Sloat ... [Published KMOV.com - Sep 17 2014]
First reported Sep 16 2014 - Updated Sep 16 2014 - 2 reports

Watson supports collaboration with private sector to build new library

During a campaign rally Monday night, Ottawa Mayor Jim Watson told supporters it is time for the city to work with the private sector to build a new main library."It's time to say goodbye to the concrete bunker from another era," Watson told a roomful ... [Published CTV News - Sep 16 2014]

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"Today's tax announcement is both reasonable and responsible," Watson said in a speech to about 40 supporters at the Ottawa South Community Centre. "now, some people you will hear say that a 2% tax cap is too high and others will say it's not high enough. that's why i think we're striking the right balance."

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The Ottawa mayoral burger poll : Vote with your... [Published Metro Canada - 1 hour ago]
Why United Way Ottawa is pushing politicians to... [Published Metro Canada - 1 hour ago]
Forget about Iran. In Washington, everyone’s sp... [Published The Times Of Israel - 23 hours ago]
Princess Patricia's Canadian Light Infantry to ... [Published 580 CFRA - Sep 20 2014]
Eating Post-it notes fails as a defense [Published 10connects.com - Sep 20 2014]
US rig count unchanged at 1,931 [Published Weirton Daily Times - Sep 19 2014]
Watson promises 2% tax cap if re-elected as mayor [Published CTV News - Sep 19 2014]
Jer's Vision to host discussion on oppression [Published Daily Xtra - Sep 19 2014]
Watson pledges max 2% annual tax hike, challeng... [Published 580 CFRA - Sep 19 2014]
Media Advisory: Princess Patricia's Canadian Li... [Published Benzinga.com - Sep 19 2014]
News Advisory/Photo Opp: Minto Beechwood Starts... [Published BusinessWeek - Sep 19 2014]
Obama: 'We Welcome The Result' Of The Scottish ... [Published Huffington Post - Sep 19 2014]
Ukraine to get US$53 million in 'non-lethal' US... [Published Helsinki Times - Sep 19 2014]
Johnathan P. Watson [Published St. Joseph News-Press - Sep 19 2014]
Brain Health Awareness Week should be top of mind [Published University of Ottawa Gazette - Sep 18 2014]
Group calls on council candidates to commit to ... [Published 580 CFRA - Sep 18 2014]
Brain Health Awareness Week should be top of mind [Published Noodls - Sep 18 2014]
Why Al Gore Is a Natural-Gas Skeptic [Published National Journal - Sep 18 2014]
A guide to making the municipal election a bit ... [Published Niagara This Week - Sep 18 2014]
Ottawa Votes 2014: Your guide to municipal debates [Published CBC - Sep 18 2014]
Calendar of Events, Friday, Sept. 19 - Thursday... [Published Durham Herald-Sun - Sep 18 2014]
The three L’s of economically empowering women [Published ABC Online - Sep 18 2014]
New Cumberland County technical school breaks g... [Published Somerset Reporter - Sep 17 2014]
Republicans Are Worried About ISIS Fighters Com... [Published National Journal - Sep 17 2014]
Bus-train crash sparked level crossing question... [Published CBC Hamilton - Sep 17 2014]
Photos: President Obama awards Medal of Honor [Published KMOV.com - Sep 17 2014]
Upper Valley Agriculture: Yaks at Sunny Hill Ranch [Published Alaskapublic.org - Sep 17 2014]
Congress Must Vote on War [Published Time - Sep 16 2014]
Fall edition of Tim Hortons Cleaning the Capita... [Published 580 CFRA - Sep 16 2014]
Watson supports collaboration with private sect... [Published CTV News - Sep 16 2014]
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A Pragmatism Too Far? [Published The Daily Dish | By Andrew Sullivan - Sep 11 2014]
It’s extremely hard to reconcile the events of the past month or so with the rationale of the Obama presidency. And that’s what makes this capitulation to hysteria so profoundly depressing. I can see the simple pragmatism behind it: the president under-estimated ...
America pauses for moment of reflection to mark... [Published National Post - Top Stories - Sep 11 2014]
With the toll of a bell and a solemn moment of silence, America paused Thursday to mark the 13th anniversary of the Sept. 11, 2001, terror attack. Stephen Albert, whose father Jon died during the attacks, kicked off reading the names of the nearly 3,000 ...
REMINDER/Media Advisory: Infrastructure Canada [Published Marketwire - Breaking News Releases - Aug 26 2014]
OTTAWA, ONTARIO--(Marketwired - Aug. 26, 2014) - Members of the media are invited to attend an infrastructure event with Royal Galipeau, Member of Parliament for Ottawa-Orléans, on behalf of the Honourable Denis Lebel, Minister of Infrastructure, Communities ...
Media Advisory: Infrastructure Canada [Published Marketwire - Breaking News Releases - Aug 25 2014]
OTTAWA, ONTARIO--(Marketwired - Aug. 25, 2014) - Members of the media are invited to attend an infrastructure event with Royal Galipeau, Member of Parliament for Ottawa-Orléans, on behalf of the Honourable Denis Lebel, Minister of Infrastructure, Communities ...
Canada needs parks not parking lots: Danish tou... [Published National Post - Top Stories - Aug 04 2014]
A pair of “horrified” Danish tourists are taking Canadians to task for being far too dependent on motor vehicles and, less directly, for our obesity and the general lack of fulfilment in our communities. In an open letter sent to the Citizen and several ...
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