Johnson City Press Monday, April 27, 2015
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Downtown paintings still targeted by city codes officials

Downtown paintings still targeted by city codes officials

April 13th, 2015 5:40 pm by Nathan Baker

A colorful dispute over the difference between signs and art may soon be heard in city court, if codes officials and downtown business owners can't come to terms.

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Unplanned reaction involving uranium at NFS prompts special NRC inspection

Unplanned reaction involving uranium at NFS prompts special NRC inspection

April 13th, 2015 3:01 pm by Staff Report

The reaction occurred April 4 in a 2-liter bottle stored in an access-controlled storage area. The bottle contained cleaning materials, some nitric acid and a small amount of uranium.

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Thirsty Orange closes first Tri-Cities Craft Beer Week with crowd

Thirsty Orange closes first Tri-Cities Craft Beer Week with crowd - VIDEO

April 11th, 2015 10:30 pm by Jessica Fuller

The Millennium Centre Courtyard overflowed with kegs and beer tasters from around the Tri-Cities for the fourth annual Thirsty Orange Brew Extravaganza festival, the closer to Tri-Cities Craft Beer Week.

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Barn Busters: Reclaimed wood transforms region's heritage

Barn Busters: Reclaimed wood transforms region's heritage

April 11th, 2015 10:13 pm by Nathan Baker

A heavy stomp on the accelerator pedal sends the straining Chevy pickup lurching forward, pulling its tow rope taught around a poplar beam.

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One ACRE Cafe expanding its outreach

One ACRE Cafe expanding its outreach

April 10th, 2015 10:28 pm by Sue Guinn Legg

More than 15 months out from its opening, the nonprofit One ACRE Cafe on West Walnut Street has come a long way in the mission behind the acronym included in is name.

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Chamber's Mabrey says Model Mill sale coming

Chamber's Mabrey says Model Mill sale coming

April 10th, 2015 10:25 pm by Nathan Baker

Johnson City Chamber of Commerce CEO Gary Mabrey said Friday he "had an inkling" North Carolina company Evolve Development wanted to back out of a real-estate deal for the Model Mill before the company asked to dissolve the contract Monday, but Mabrey sai

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Rico's Pizzas & Subs is a bit of old New York on the road to Damascus

Rico's Pizzas & Subs is a bit of old New York on the road to Damascus

April 10th, 2015 9:31 am by Mystery Diner

Gentle readers, I am grateful to you for telling me about the just-spotted eatery that you just had to try. Or that old favorite restaurant that you and your family have been frequenting since grandma and grandpa took you there when you were little.

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Mountain States hospitals named top performers on patient safety, patient experience

Mountain States hospitals named top performers on patient safety, patient experience

April 9th, 2015 1:56 pm by Contributed to the Press

Four hospitals in the region are recognized among top performers in the nation for patient safety and one for both patient safety and patient experience.

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Johnson City appliance store closes owing at least $86K to customers

Johnson City appliance store closes owing at least $86K to customers

April 9th, 2015 1:33 pm by Becky Campbell

Customers, now victims, of Professional Appliance Direct, located at 3101 Browns Mill Road, Suite 3, began earlier this month reporting to the Johnson City Police Department that they had been defrauded and swindled.

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Walgreens aims to close about 200 US stores

Walgreens aims to close about 200 US stores

April 9th, 2015 11:07 am by Associated Press

The store closings amount to about 2 percent of the 8,232 drugstores it runs in the United States, Puerto Rico and the U.S. Virgin Islands.

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