READERS FORUM FOR OCTOBER 1, 2016

first_imgWHATS ON YOUR MIND TODAY?Todays READERS POLL question is:  Should City Controller Russ Lloyd Jr tell the pubic who is the consultant and what he is being paid to administer the Employees Health Care program?Please take time and read our newest feature articles entitled “BIRTHDAYS, HOT JOBS” and “LOCAL SPORTS” posted in our sections.If you would like to advertise in the CCO please contact us City-County [email protected] County Observer has been serving our community for 15 years.Copyright 2015 City County Observer. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistribute.FacebookTwitterCopy LinkEmailSharelast_img

Phish To Give Out FREE DONUTS At All Thirteen Nights Of The Baker’s Dozen

first_imgIf you’re heading to New York for Phish’s 13-night Baker’s Dozen run at Madison Square Garden, don’t miss all the incredible late night shows going on in the City during the run! Check out Our Official Guide To Baker’s Dozen Late-Nights for all the info.Live For Live Music Phish Baker’s Dozen Run Late-Night ShowsJuly 21 – The Werks @ American Beauty (tix)July 21 – The Motet @ BB King Blues Club (tix)July 20, 21, & 22 – Twiddle @ Irving Plaza (tix) *July 22 – The Werks @ American Beauty (tix)July 22 – Circles Around The Sun @ Gramercy Theatre (SOLD OUT)July 23 – Circles Around The Sun (early brunch show) @ Brooklyn Bowl (tix) #July 25 – Turkuaz at Irving Plaza (tix) *July 28 – Dopapod @ Gramercy Theater (tix) *July 28 – James Brown Dance Party  – 2 Shows @ Highline Ballroom (early tix/late tix) *July 29 – Dopapod @ Gramercy (tix) *July 29 – Perpetual Groove @ BB King Blues Club (tix)Aug 2 – Matisyahu @ The Cutting Room (tix) *Aug 3 – Greensky Bluegrass w/ Marco Benevento @ Ford Amphitheatre At Coney Island Boardwalk (tix) **Aug 4 –  “Kraz & Taz” – Eric Krasno Band w/ Brandon “Taz” Niederauer Band @ The Cutting Room (tix)Aug 5 –  Spafford @ BB King Blues Club (tix)* (L4LM & CEG Presents)**(L4LM & Live Nation Presents)# (L4LM & Brooklyn Bowl Presents) Phish is performing Madison Square Garden tonight for their first of thirteen shows. The “Baker’s Dozen” run, as they call it, will see the Vermont quartet break the record for most consecutive shows performed at the New York City venue. Sorry, Billy Joel! Three weeks at the New York City venue will undoubtedly allow for the band to explore new territories. If the last week’s shows are any indication, Phish is ready to rock.Our Official Guide To Phish Baker’s Dozen Late NightsTo celebrate the “Baker’s Dozen,” the venue will  be giving out free donuts from Federal Donuts each night of the run. Supplies are limited and will be offered to ticket holders when doors open (first come, first served). Tonight’s flavor is coconut cream glaze with toasted coconut topping, indicating that each night will bring a new flavor to our mouths. What else does Phish have in store? We can’t wait to find out.last_img read more

Marriott opens Fairfield Inn & Suites Hotel in White River Junction

first_imgMarriott International, Inc. (NYSE:MAR; http://www.marriott.com(link is external)) opened the 67-room Fairfield Inn & Suites by Marriott in White River Junction, VT on Friday, June 4, 2010.  Located at 102 Ballardvale Drive, the Fairfield Inn & Suites White River will operate as a Marriott franchise, owned and managed by Butson Hotel Investments of Williston, VT.  Located with easy access to I-89, I-91, Route 4 and Route 5, the hotel offers guests convenient access to Dartmouth College, Upper Valley Aquatic Center, Dartmouth-Hitchcock Medical Center and the VA Medical Center.  Rates begin at $139 per night. We are pleased to introduce Fairfield Inn hotels in the White River Junction area, said Brian King, senior vice president, Select Service and Extended Stay Brand Management, Marriott International.  This hotel offers business and leisure travelers convenient, quality accommodations at an affordable price.  We look forward to welcoming guests and providing the friendly service that sets Fairfield Inn apart.The new Fairfield Inn & Suites public space features an innovative and contemporary design that is both flexible and functional. The open and bright new lobby welcomes guests with a vibrant color palette of greens, blues, and oranges. Thoughtfully designed suite rooms offer separate living, working and sleeping areas and include an additional television, microwave, and mini-fridge. The sleeping area features plush mattresses, downy blankets and crisp linens to create a truly revitalized bedroom experience. The bright, spacious living area provides a well-lit work area, ergonomic chair, and entertainment area with a second television and CD/stereo. Additional in-room amenities include an ergonomic desk chair, hair dryer and two phones with free local calls.A complimentary continental breakfast is available each morning in the lobby area.  Other hotel amenities include an exercise room, valet laundry service, free high-speed Internet and fax and copy service.  The hotel also offers 1,120 square feet of meeting space to accommodate small meetings and functions of up to 72 people.Launched in 1987, Fairfield Inn has become a leader in the moderate tier category.  With more than 580 properties throughout the United States, guests can rely on Fairfield Inn to meet their lodging needs wherever their travels take them.  Fairfield Inn participates in the company s award-winning Marriott Rewards® frequent guest program.  Members earn their choice of points toward free vacations or frequent flyer mileage for dollars spent at more than 3,100 Marriott hotels worldwide.Source: Marriott. http://www.marriott.com/hotels/travel/lebfi(link is external)————————————-last_img read more

Berger at Hill hearing: Data security is ‘everyone’s responsibility’

first_img 15SHARESShareShareSharePrintMailGooglePinterestDiggRedditStumbleuponDeliciousBufferTumblr While sharing the credit union perspective during a data security hearing Wednesday before the House Small Business Committee, NAFCU President and CEO Dan Berger explained that any data security bill needs three components to be successful: information sharing, timely notification and a national standard for retailers and merchants.A national data security standard for retailers and merchants would “level the playing field” and ensure all parties are held accountable, Berger told committee Chairman Steve Chabot, R-Ohio. Berger reiterated that credit unions and other financial institutions are already held to strict data security standards under the Gramm-Leach-Bliley Act.Berger was responding to a question from Chabot, who asked panelists their thoughts on an information-sharing bill, H.R. 1731, introduced by House Homeland Security Committee Chairman Michael McCaul, R-Texas. The House is expected to vote on the bill today; Berger noted NAFCU’s support during Wednesday’s hearing but said more is needed for effective protection of data. continue reading »last_img read more