Head of Tokyo’s Olympic organizing committee worried about stadium delays

TOKYO – The head of Tokyos Olympic organizing committee is concerned that delays in the demolition of the old Olympic stadium will have a negative impact on the 2020 Games and the 2019 Rugby World Cup.

Demolition of the old National Stadium was supposed to begin on Sept. 29 but has been delayed by bidding problems. A new round of bidding has been ordered, further delaying the start of demolition until the middle of December.

Olympic organizing chief Yoshiro Mori, who also serves as president of the Japan Rugby Football Union, told a meeting of city officials in charge of the Rugby World Cup he was worried about the delays.

Olympic organizers plan to replace the old stadium...

Daviess Democrats organizing for 2015 elections

 The Daviess County Democrat Party is looking to get off of the mat and put up a fight with Republicans in the upcoming 2015 city elections. We missed the boat for the 2014 county elections, said Daviess Democrat Chairman Dave Crooks. Were concentrating on the 2015 city election. We are looking now for some quality individuals to run as candidates.

Local Democrats have no one on the ballot for the county wide races in November. Other than some state wide races and a congress and some legislative races there will be no Democrats on the ballot. The lack of party members and organization is impacting the coming election in an odd way.

Pewaukee boy organizing drive for cancer care packages

THE TRAFFIC COMMISSION APPROVED THEIR REQUEST. IT NOW GOES TO THE COMMON COUNCIL NEXT MONTH FOR FINAL APPROVAL. HE LOST HIS GRANDPA TO CANCER. NOW A WAUKESHA COUNTY BOY IS ON A MISSION TO HELP OTHERS. THERE WERE A FEW ITEMS THAT COMFORTED MY GRANDPA, AND I WOULD LIKE TO HELP COMFORT OTHERS FIGHTING CANCER. 11-YEAR-OLD CAMERON GENSLER FROM PEWAUKEE POSTED THIS VIDEO ON YOUTUBE TALKING ABOUT HOW HES DONATING CARE PACKAGES FOR PATIENTS GOING THROUGH CHEMOTHERAPY. HE TELLS OUR MAX SEIGLE HOW HE NEEDS A LITTLE HELP, NEW AT 10:00. HE USUALLY TOOK ME TO FRIDAY NIGHT GRAMS PER AT HORIZON ELEMENTARY AND PEWAUKEE, CAMERON TALKS ABOUT HIS GRANDPA. HE WOULD ALWAYS LIVE LIFE TO THE FULLEST. HE WAS REALLY...

Delaware Public Archives to hold Workshop on Organizing Genealogical …

Are your digital genealogy files all over the place? Have you discovered a record for your ancestor, twice? Librarian Leah Youse will be presenting a program at the Delaware Public Archives on Saturday, November 1, 10:30 am on developing methods of genealogical arrangement and organization. Whether you are just getting started or you have been conducting online research for years, this talk will provide ideas to take your organizational system to the next level. Youse will focus on managing files and folders, email, and research, including a brief discussion on easing the burden with software.

Leah Youse earned her Master’s degree in Library and Information Science from The University...

The Teamsters Of The 21st Century: How Uber, Lyft, And Facebook Drivers Are …

When you think of the Teamsters, you might still think Jimmy Hoffa. But you should also now think Uber, Lyft, and even Facebook.

Thats because the Teamsters are taking a bold step into the new sharing economy by organizing Uber and Lyft drivers in Los Angeles and San Diego and attempting to represent drivers for Facebook and Cisco employee shuttles. Drivers for ridesharing services are classified as independent contractors whose incomes vary wildly depending on the hours they work; however, many drivers allege they are working more hours for less money as ridesharing services become more popular and that services like Uber intentionally keep drivers off the road at peak periods in order...

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Organizing Elkhart’s ArtWalk: An insider look at what goes into making the …

That sense of discovery charges the quarterly ArtWalk series with novelty and variety. Dance troupes, magicians, musicians and an average of 15 to 20 featured artists give their all to ArtWalk attendees, for a taste of something new, spontaneous and positive for each of the past 14 ArtWalks since the first one in July 2011. Restaurants also benefit from the crowds. The Vine reports its best revenue nights are on ArtWalk Wednesdays.

The primary focus of each ArtWalk is to present a variety of fine artists painters, sculptors, jewelers, wood-workers, potters, watercolorists, photographers drawn from Michianas wealth of artistic talent. In seeking new talent for upcoming...

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‘Talk Is Cheap’ And So Is A Producing Credit … Only $1. No, Really.

Dreams come cheap, right? $1 for a lottery ticket and now, $1 for a producing credit? For a movie that could conceivably have more producers than there are zombies in The Walking Dead, Barrie Osborne (one of the producers on The Lord Of The Rings and The Matrix) is looking to Kickstarter to help fund his next film outing, TalkIs Cheap. Andhes giving away producing credits for the contribution of only $1 on his hopeful way to raise $1.5M.

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Kelly Davis on Organizing Chaos

Learning good habits begins at home and Kelly Davis knows that working on organization can be a challenge.

Davis said her home is organized chaos, but establishing a routine that is consistent helps build healthy habits.

Learning where to keep things, how to do things and why its important to build a routine instill skills that children can build on for the rest of their lives.

For more parenting tips, watch Good Day Carolinas.

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Casella Waste Systems, Inc. Announces Pricing of Business Finance Authority of …

RUTLAND, Vt., Oct. 9, 2014 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Casella Waste Systems, Inc. (Nasdaq:CWST), a regional solid waste, recycling and resource management services company, announced today that it has priced the previously announced offering of $11.0 million aggregate principal amount of Business Finance Authority of the State of New Hampshire (BFA) Solid Waste Disposal Revenue Bonds (Casella Waste Systems, Inc. Project) Series 2013 (the Bonds), consisting of (i) the conversion and remarketing of $5.5 million principal amount of Bonds originally issued in 2013 and (ii) the issuance of $5.5 million principal amount of additional Bonds. During the 5 year term interest rate period, the interest...

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Learning About Your Money

Adrian Klenz wants change. As a financial literacy specialist at Western Dairyland Community Action Agency, his vision is a world where everyone is financially literate, theyre taught the basics of personal finance alongside math, literature, science, and other essentials. We sat down with him to talk education, the local economy, and what changes need to made now.

What exactly do you do? Its not exactly debt consolidation thats a different thing but more restructuring and negotiating?
I do financial counseling. A big part of what I do is budgeting and helping people get access to their credit reports and understand them. Once people are in a position to do so, I do debt negotiation....