Posts With Keyword ‘Washington’

New Years to Affect Garbage Pickup in Washington

Posted: Sunday, December 30th, 2012 at 6:22 am

With the holiday this week, garbage pickup days will be a different for some people in the City of Washington.

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County and City Offices Holiday Closures

Posted: Monday, December 24th, 2012 at 6:25 am

Many government offices are either closed today or will be closing early due to tomorrow’s holiday.

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Stewart Elementary Plans Another Family Night

Posted: Monday, December 24th, 2012 at 6:21 am

Washington’s preschool through through second-grade elementary school will host another family fun night in January.  

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Local Sandy Hook Candlelight Vigil Today

Posted: Sunday, December 23rd, 2012 at 6:25 am

A special remembrance is planned this evening in Washington for those people killed in a Connecticut elementary school last week.

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Washington Office Closings

Posted: Sunday, December 23rd, 2012 at 6:24 am

Tomorrow is Christmas Eve, which means most government offices are closed until Wednesday.

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New Class at Washington High School

Posted: Sunday, December 23rd, 2012 at 6:24 am

Once classes do return at Washington High School, there is a new class offered.

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Appointments Made to Housing Task Force

Posted: Saturday, December 22nd, 2012 at 6:24 am

Initial appointments have been made to the proposed Housing Improvement Task Force. During Wednesday’s Washington City Council meeting, Mayor Sandra Johnson shared the list of 8 people she would like on the task force. It was mentioned at the meeting that suggestions are still being taken from council members. Additional appointments will be shared at their next meeting in early January.

Mayoral Appointments

Craig Davis

Richard Gilmore

Tom Wide

Trent Whisler

Connie Larson

Sandra Johnson

Ed Lins

Kathy Henry

Events for Local Service Group Includes Blood Drive Today

Posted: Thursday, December 20th, 2012 at 6:22 am

Despite some weather related schedule changes for others, the local group helping to put together a blood drive today in Washington is still expecting that event to happen.

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Washington City Council Will Discuss Quality of Housing, Sidewalk Cafe Ordinance

Posted: Wednesday, December 19th, 2012 at 6:25 am

Creation of a new task force and discussion of a sidewalk cafe ordinance are on the agenda for the Washington City Council tonight.

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Work on Cafe Ordinance Continues

Posted: Sunday, December 16th, 2012 at 6:24 am

The Washington City Council continues their work this week on a possible new sidewalk cafe ordinance.

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Grant to Fund Chamber Study

Posted: Sunday, December 16th, 2012 at 6:23 am

The Washington Chamber of Commerce will be working with city and county leaders to determine how to work together to market local communities to others.

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Santa’s Hours Today

Posted: Sunday, December 16th, 2012 at 6:22 am

For those people wanting to get Christmas wish lists to Santa, he is in Washington today and next weekend.

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Two More Weekends of Santa Availability

Posted: Saturday, December 15th, 2012 at 6:23 am

Christmas Day is fast approaching and that means that people wanting to tell Santa Claus what’s on their wish list have limited time to do so.  

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Residents Reminded to Keep Home and Vehicles Locked

Posted: Wednesday, December 12th, 2012 at 10:15 am

A house was burglarized in Washington yesterday evening.

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Monthly Meeting Gets Local Leaders in Tune with the Community

Posted: Wednesday, December 12th, 2012 at 6:24 am

Today is this month’s installment of the Washington Chamber of Commerce’s Leadership Washington program.

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City has Aging Water Infrastructure

Posted: Monday, December 10th, 2012 at 6:26 am

The Washington Water Plant Superintendent Chad McCleary says that the city’s equipment that pulls water out of the ground to be purified and distributed is getting less efficient.

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Swim with Santa in Newly Repaired Pool

Posted: Monday, December 10th, 2012 at 6:23 am

The Washington YMCA’s annual Swim with Santa might have a special meaning this year.  

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Washington Chamber to Request Use of Courthouse for Legislative Briefings

Posted: Sunday, December 9th, 2012 at 6:24 am

The Washington County Board meeting Tuesday will touch on a number of topics.

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City Buys Pickup Truck

Posted: Sunday, December 9th, 2012 at 6:23 am

The City of Washington is purchasing a new pickup truck for use by maintenance workers.

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Compensation Board to Meet this Week

Posted: Sunday, December 9th, 2012 at 6:23 am

Salaries for elected officials will be considered at a Washington County meeting tomorrow.

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