Archive for December, 2013

2013 In Review: In December Mayor Presents Proposed 2014 Budget With Huge Tax Hike

Also, Oswego City Police Department Introduces Crixus, Where's Heidi Author Heads To San Antonio To Speak, the county OKs its 2014 budget, and the Port City's budget is passed saving 15 DPW jobs and cutting the tax hike in half. Continue reading →

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The top five stories of 2013 for Chico

Today our recount of the top 10 stories of 2013 comes to an end, with numbers five through one, as determined by a vote of the Enterprise-Record newsroom.

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Thailands New Year resolution get healthy for AEC

New Year is a good time to start anew, but the arrival of 2014 is a reminder that Thailand and our neighbours have just one year left before the Asean Economic Community (AEC) hits the launch pad. For Thailand, the ongoing political crisis makes the need for preparations more urgent. There has been a lot of talk, but now it's time for actions that embrace the AEC. The final countdown is …

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Remembering, retiring and restructuring

Lockport Police Department Lt. Scott Seekins shakes hands during a ceremony Monday at Lockport City Hall. Seekins retires from LPD after 30 years. — JOED VIERA/STAFF PHOTOGRAPHERNewly retired Capt. Rick Podgers, Lt. Scott Seekins and Lt. David Barrancotta shake hands with the Lockport Honor Guard and Mayor Michael W. Tucker during a ceremonial walk Monday at the Lockport Police headquarters.

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Networks CEO steps asid, leaves success in his wake

BLOUNTVILLE, Tenn. — Richard Venable has impacted people’s lives. Some have even told him so.

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A Thai Strada adventure

IT is a well-known fact that Thailand, our neighbour to the north, is a hugely popular destination amongst many Malaysian bikers. Given its rich sights and tourist-friendly cities, many opt to ride cruisers and go on a sight-seeing sort of ride across the kingdom. However, there are the brave few who opt to take up a more challenging path across the country as how the recent Ducati Strada 1000 …

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