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Keep Pedestrians and Drivers Safe This Summer
Community News / Health

Keep Pedestrians and Drivers Safe This Summer

(from BUSINESS WIRE ) July 15, 2018 WASHINGTON—Sharing the roads and streets while more people are out and about calls for extra attention from drivers and pedestrians. Fatalities for pedestrians have increased nearly 50 percent since reaching a low point in 2009 according to the Insurance Institute for Highway Safety […]

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CrossIn America – Rick Vanderpool to Visit Slaton
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CrossIn America – Rick Vanderpool to Visit Slaton

(from myslaton.com ) Correction: PRESS RELEASE – CrossIn America – Rick Vanderpool July 10, 2018 A Photojournalist’s History of Christianity in America – CrossIn✝America An Evening with Rick Vanderpool, writer/photographer “Dessert, Coffee & Punch Mercy Retreat Center Fundraiser” Slaton, Texas – SAVE THE DATE – Friday, July 20, 6:30 – […]

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Adult Sport League Registration
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Adult Sport League Registration

(from City of Lubbock ) July 10, 2018 (Lubbock) Lubbock)Parks and Recreation is now registering for three adult sports leagues. To register your team, come by the Parks and Recreation Office at 1611 10th Street between the hours of 8:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m. Monday through Friday or register online […]

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Water Line Work to Close Section of Main Street
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Water Line Work to Close Section of Main Street

(from City of Lubbock ) (Lubbock) Beginning Thursday, July 12, Guardian Utility Construction will be closing Main Street from 250 feet east of Avenue Q up to and including the intersection with Avenue O to construct a new water line to serve the new Cotton Court development. There will be […]

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LIA New Ready / Return Area Opens to Rental Car Customers
City of Lubbock / Community News

LIA New Ready / Return Area Opens to Rental Car Customers

(from City of Lubbock ) July 9, 2018 (Lubbock) The Consolidated Rental Car Project at Lubbock Preston Smith International Airport continues to progress. Beginning Monday, July 9 the new ready and return area for rental car customers opens just east of the entrance to baggage claim two. Reconfigured short and […]

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Tx Dept of Transportation Awards Lubbock $734,576 in Funding
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Tx Dept of Transportation Awards Lubbock $734,576 in Funding

(from Texas Department of Transportation) AUSTIN – The Texas Department of Transportation has announced $82 million in grants to fund public transportation providers in rural, small urban and large urban areas of Texas. Lubbock will receive $734,576 in funding for transportation projects. Overall, these state and federal grants are designed […]

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Codes Field Exercise in Harwell Neighborhood
City of Lubbock / Community News / Featured

Codes Field Exercise in Harwell Neighborhood

(from City of Lubbock ) (Lubbock) The Code Administration Department of the City of Lubbock will be conducting a field exercise in the Harwell neighborhood on Wednesday July 11th, 2018 between 8:00 a.m. and 5:00 p.m. The boundaries of this exercise will be Ave A, 50th St, Interstate 27, and […]

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Financial Literacy, Not Information Simplicity, is the Real Problem in Retirement Savings
Community News / Texas Tech

Financial Literacy, Not Information Simplicity, is the Real Problem in Retirement Savings

(from Texas Tech ) Newswise — It’s pretty common knowledge that financial planning for retirement is a big deal. While the average American life expectancy is 76 for men and 81 for women, many people retire at age 62. That means by the time people stop working, they need to […]

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We all Scream for Ice Cream!
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We all Scream for Ice Cream!

(from Open Door ) (Lubbock) What’s better than ice cream on a summer day? Homemade ice cream on a summer day! Join Open Door at their campus on July 21st for an ice cream social and homemade ice cream contest. If you want to enter your creation in the contest, […]

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Ballet in the Park
City of Lubbock / Community News

Ballet in the Park

(from City of Lubbock ) Lubbock Parks & Recreation and Ballet Lubbock are pleased to host the 2nd Annual Ballet in the Park at 9:30 a.m. on Wednesdays and Saturdays in July beginning on Saturday, July 7, 2018. This open air, outdoor fitness class for ages 7-adult is designed to […]

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