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2014-09-22 08:30:33

Prestigious Program Offers Leaders High-Level Coaching & Tools to Advance Organization's Performance and Capacity. DENVER, Sept. 22, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- NeighborWorks America is proud to announce that Debra Bustos, Vice President of Real Estate at the Urban Land Conservancy in Denver is one of 50 leaders selected for the NeighborWorks® Achieving Excellence Program, conducted in collaboration with Harvard University's Kennedy School of Government. The NeighborWorks® Achieving Excellence...

2014-09-18 23:14:00

Former WV First Lady to discuss housing and educational goals in WV and across Appalachia. Charleston, WV (PRWEB) September 18, 2014 Fahe, a nationally recognized, Appalachian non-profit, will be hosting its Annual Meeting in Charleston, WV on September 23rd and 24th at the Embassy Suites Hotel. Fahe is comprised of 55 housing and community development organizations across Kentucky, Tennessee, West Virginia, Virginia, Alabama, and Maryland that focus on empowering the people and the...

2014-09-17 12:23:53

PARIS, September 17, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Grand Prize Winner Barcelona Aims to Create Digital and Community 'Trust Network' for Each of its At-Risk Elderly Residents Athens, Greece; Kirklees in Yorkshire, UK; Stockholm, Sweden; and Warsaw, Poland Also Win Funds for Innovative Solutions to Pressing Urban Challenges Bloomberg Philanthropies today announced the winners in its 2014 Mayors Challenge, an ideas competition...

2014-09-15 16:30:44

Increased citizen demands, limited budgets call for better services and technologies. WASHINGTON, Sept. 15, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- ICMA today unveiled ICMA Insights(TM), a new performance management and analytics solution for local governments. Developed by ICMA and its members in partnership with SAS, a leading analytics software developer, ICMA Insights helps communities synthesize data they collect across the services they provide--such as police, fire, trash collection,...

2014-07-17 23:05:37

Prestigious Program Offers Leaders High-Level Coaching & Tools to Advance Organization’s Performance and Capacity San Diego, CA (PRWEB) July 17, 2014 NeighborWorks America and Housing Opportunities Collaborative (HOC) are proud to announce that Appaswamy “Vino” Pajanor, HOC’s President and Executive Director and the chief architect behind the development of the Virtual Counselor Network (VCN) is one of 50 leaders nationally selected for the NeighborWorks® Achieving...

2014-05-16 23:06:26

The anticipated launch of the mobile app, HOA Insight, offering enhanced communication between HOA's and their Homeowners debuted at this years national CAI Conference and Exposition focused on finding new ways of solving common problems and a unique approach to everyday challenges. Orlando, FL (PRWEB) May 16, 2014 Gold Post Technologies, Inc. (GPT), the Nevada based company that turns big data into easy to manage mobile applications launched their app, HOA Insight this week at the...

2014-05-13 12:30:02

CAMBRIDGE, Mass., May 13, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The fast-growing cities of the developing world would benefit from a major overhaul in governance structure, to improve the financing and delivery of essential services, according to a report published by the Lincoln Institute of Land Policy. Governing and Financing Cities in the Developing World, by Roy W. Bahl and Johannes F. Linn, examines more than 50 cities in the developing world in the midst of the rapid urbanization that has...

2014-02-28 04:22:10

LEYLAND, England, February 28, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The developers of the online neighbourhood-problem reporting system, Street Repairs http://www.streetrepairs.co.uk, have taken a further step towards linking local people to their local councils, with the launch of a free website API plug-in. By installing the plug-in, website owners can assist with the number of faults reported to councils and gain access to key data including images, trends, hotspots, the number of...

2013-12-05 23:02:54

Reportbuyer.com just published a new market research report: Competition and Complexity: An Overview of the Local Government Applications Market. London (PRWEB) December 05, 2013 Product Synopsis This report aims to help suppliers address a complicated market by: -Highlighting which of the many market segments represent the best opportunities. -Identifying important procurement trends from recent tenders by local authorities. -Explaining who the leading suppliers are overall and in each...


Word of the Day
caparison
  • A cloth or covering, more or less ornamented, laid over the saddle or furniture of a horse, especially of a sumpter-horse or horse of state.
  • Clothing, especially sumptuous clothing; equipment; outfit.
  • To cover with a caparison, as a horse.
  • To dress sumptuously; adorn with rich dress.
This word ultimately comes from the Medieval Latin 'cappa,' cloak.
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