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No arrests in deadly Roxbury shooting - Boston Globe

Fri, 2011/10/07 - 3:58am

No arrests in deadly Roxbury shooting
Boston Globe
Warren Gardens - an approximately 220-unit housing cooperative bordered by Walnut Avenue and Regent, Warren, and Rockland streets - is located in a section that has one of the city's greatest concentrations of poverty, violence, drug abuse, ...

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Housing Minister on another planet – Mana offers radical alternative - Scoop.co.nz (press release)

Tue, 2011/10/04 - 11:18pm

Housing Minister on another planet – Mana offers radical alternative
Scoop.co.nz (press release)
Support the development of indigenous housing models, as well as sweat equity, shared equity, eco housing, cooperative housing and other innovative forms of home ownership. • Maintain and increase rural housing improvement programmes which enable ...

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Kern: What about the Palestinians? - Mennonite Weekly Review

Tue, 2011/10/04 - 6:36pm

Kern: What about the Palestinians?
Mennonite Weekly Review
Comedian Jon Stewart on The Daily Show compared the Palestinians joining as a member state to their joining a housing cooperative and receiving a rejection letter from the US: “Thank you for your interest in our building, and please come back once you ...

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Contractors unpaid after government housing project - CBC.ca

Mon, 2011/10/03 - 11:51pm

Contractors unpaid after government housing project
CBC.ca
The North End United Housing Cooperative contracted the companies in the summer of 2010, with funds from the Nova Scotia Department of Community Services. They were hired to upgrade roofs, bathrooms, kitchens, windows and doors at several co-op ...

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Elaine Stannard, 1925-2011: 'A life well and fully lived' - West Seattle Blog (blog)

Thu, 2011/09/29 - 9:27am

West Seattle Blog (blog)

Elaine Stannard, 1925-2011: 'A life well and fully lived'
West Seattle Blog (blog)
At that time, she was a resident of the pioneering housing cooperative, May Valley Co-op Community, and owned property there for many years after she moved away. She was one of the founding members of a food cooperative there which became Puget ...

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No resumption charge by JDA this fiscal - Times of India

Thu, 2011/09/29 - 6:14am

No resumption charge by JDA this fiscal
Times of India
Recently to increase its revenue, the JDA sent a proposal to the state government to collect resumption charges from housing cooperative societies and private housing colonies. However, the state government has approved the proposal on a condition that ...

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Cooperative celebrates year in Asbury - Dubuque Telegraph Herald

Wed, 2011/09/28 - 9:07am

Cooperative celebrates year in Asbury
Dubuque Telegraph Herald
The pair were among the first occupants of the Village Cooperative of Asbury, a 50-unit senior housing cooperative where the residents own shares in and govern the complex. An online service is needed to view this article in its entirety. ...

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HC adjourns petition against Lok Ayukta summoning HD Deve Gowda - Daily News & Analysis

Tue, 2011/09/27 - 11:04am

HC adjourns petition against Lok Ayukta summoning HD Deve Gowda
Daily News & Analysis
He also said Gowda's son HD Kumaraswamy had favoured Vishwabharathi Housing Cooperative Society in a land denotification case. The society had, in turn, allotted a site to Anitha, Kumaraswamy's wife. Kumar alleged that Deve Gowda, sons HD Balakrishna ...

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This one is a success story - The Hindu

Tue, 2011/09/27 - 5:32am

This one is a success story
The Hindu
Inspiring saga How the National Tuberculosis Institute Housing Cooperative Society members fought and won is a saga that could inspire members of other house building cooperative societies (HBSCs) where site allotments have been delayed for years. ...

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Bitter campaign on cards for BMC polls - Daily Pioneer

Mon, 2011/09/26 - 7:17pm

Bitter campaign on cards for BMC polls
Daily Pioneer
... that gave a “No Objection Certificate” (NoC) to the “corrupt” Adarsh Housing Cooperative society, by keeping the BMC Mayor and elected representatives in the dark. Apart from contributing to MMRRDA's “illegal” decision to favour Adarsh society, ...

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Meet the candidates for City Council, District 7 - Boston Globe

Mon, 2011/09/26 - 6:41pm

Meet the candidates for City Council, District 7
Boston Globe
I have some of the best affordable housing and limited equity housing cooperative experience than probably any candidate running in Boston this year, not just in District 7. I was president of the board at Fenway Community Development Corporation and ...

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Groundbreaking ceremony planned for Frostburg's hydroelectric plant - Cumberland Times-News

Mon, 2011/09/26 - 2:01am

Groundbreaking ceremony planned for Frostburg's hydroelectric plant
Cumberland Times-News
Rural Development aims to improve the quality of life and increase economic opportunity in rural areas by focusing on utilities, housing, cooperative and business services in those areas, according to Kathy E. Beisner, assistant to the state director ...

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How Green Is My Toronto? - Green Source

Fri, 2011/09/23 - 8:26pm

How Green Is My Toronto?
Green Source
Teeple Architects' 60 Richmond Street Housing Cooperative demonstrates a remarkable collection of simple ideas, such as passive ventilation and evaporative cooling, in a stunning architectural package. A few blocks away, Regent Park, a dreadful postwar ...

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<B>Newsmaker: </B>Shivaraj V Patil - Business Standard

Thu, 2011/09/22 - 7:40pm

<B>Newsmaker: </B>Shivaraj V Patil
Business Standard
... for violating Bangalore Development Authority (BDA) rules by securing allotment of a 9600 square feet site at Judicial Employees Layout in 1994 and a 4200 sq ft site in his wife's name at Nagavara from the Vyalikaval Housing Cooperative Society. ...

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Yeddyurappa bail plea adjourned to Friday - IBNLive.com

Thu, 2011/09/22 - 7:27pm

Yeddyurappa bail plea adjourned to Friday
IBNLive.com
Setty's firm is alleged to have paid the bribe in return for a government order denotifying 387 acres of land in three villages in Anekal taluk, which benefited a housing cooperative society for which Setty had the contract for execution of the ...

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Yeddyurappa bail application in one case adjourned to Sept 23 - IBNLive.com

Thu, 2011/09/22 - 4:10pm

Yeddyurappa bail application in one case adjourned to Sept 23
IBNLive.com
Setty''s firm is alleged to have paid the bribe in return for a government order denotifying 387 acres of land in three villages in Anekal taluk, which benefitted a housing cooperative society for which Setty had the contract for execution of the ...

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Yeddyurappa bail application in one case adjourned to Sept 23 - Deccan Herald

Thu, 2011/09/22 - 3:23pm

Yeddyurappa bail application in one case adjourned to Sept 23
Deccan Herald
Setty's firm is alleged to have paid the bribe in return for a government order denotifying 387 acres of land in three villages in Anekal taluk, which benefitted a housing cooperative society for which Setty had the contract for execution of the ...

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Effort aims to improve city, 1 block at a time - Boston Globe

Thu, 2011/09/22 - 12:57pm

Effort aims to improve city, 1 block at a time
Boston Globe
When they met with the highly regarded social justice entrepreneur Hubie Jones a year or so ago, a group of residents from the Warren Gardens Housing Cooperative in Roxbury were simply looking for a way to get a tutor for their computer ...

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Tour spotlights Vancouver Specials - Vancouver Courier

Thu, 2011/09/22 - 4:45am

Tour spotlights Vancouver Specials
Vancouver Courier
In the 1980s, he helped design an area housing cooperative. The Strathcona Property Owners and Tenants Association formed in 1968 to challenge the city's redevelopment plans for Strathcona where land had been expropriated and blocks of homes levelled ...

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Land bought by Coimbatore hsg socs at inflated rates - Times of India

Wed, 2011/09/21 - 10:36pm

Land bought by Coimbatore hsg socs at inflated rates
Times of India
CHENNAI: Instances of financial misappropriation of Rs 5.05 crore is unfolding in six housing cooperative societies based in Coimbatore. Chief minister J Jayalalithaa's office is reviewing these cases for initiating criminal proceedings against the ...

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