Latest Councillor Stories

2011-02-03 13:55:00

80 Elected Officials Join National Technology Adoption Advisory Council WASHINGTON, Feb.

2010-12-03 15:03:00

Deborah Denard Delgado Recognized for Achievements in Local Government DENVER, Dec.

2009-01-29 15:32:37

A woman says that she received an early diploma from Haskell Indian Nations University in Kansas because of her opposition to the president. Brenda Councillor, 45, said she learned during the holiday break she was now a graduate -- and would not be allowed to return to her dorm room on the Lawrence campus. I get a call from the registrar, and he says 'I have some good news -- you're graduated,' Councillor told the Kansas City Star.

2008-10-04 18:00:19

By Plaid Cymru Councillor Allan Pritchard THIS Labour Government never fails to amaze me in the way it treats ordinary working class people. We've had the debacle of the 10p tax abolition.

2008-09-27 18:00:23

By Brian Daniel A NORTH council's planning chairman who took his own authority to appeal over his application has lost. Brian Douglas asked the planning inspectorate to determine two applications after Berwick Borough Council failed to decide them within the timeframe.

2008-09-26 15:00:25

By DUFF, Michelle A "dangerous" discussion that verged on perverting the course of justice was silenced by mayor Maureen Reynolds at a Tararua District council meeting yesterday.

2008-08-17 18:00:18

Calls have been made for video sharing website YouTube to censor material before it is posted, after a clip showed a teenage girl staggering about among speeding traffic on the M4. Port Talbot councillor Andrew Tutton spoke out after learning of the 16-second clip.

Word of the Day
  • To swell, as grain or wood with water.
The word 'plim' is probably a variant of the word 'plum'.