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The article assesses Raleigh's current Mayor and City Council members and their chances of reelection in 2013. Mayor Nancy McFarlane, members of the council at large, and representatives from Districts 1-D are profiled with a brief discussion of their opponents.
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Indy Week (NoCar Oversize AP 2 .I57), Vol. 30 Issue 38, Sept 2013, p10-11, il Periodical Website
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The article offers endorsements for the Wake County Board of Education elections in 2013. Voters will need to choose candidates from Districts 1, 2, 7, and 9. Candidates endorsed include Tom Benton, Monika Johnson-Hostler, Zora Felton, and Bill Fletcher.
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Indy Week (NoCar Oversize AP 2 .I57), Vol. 30 Issue 38, Sept 2013, p13-14, il Periodical Website
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Cary residents in District A and C will elect new Town Council members this fall. A brief assessment of candidate Jennifer Robinson and Jack Smith are presented.
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Triangle-native Tracy Hollister is campaigning nation-wide against laws banning same-sex marriage. Since last year's Amendment One vote in North Carolina, Tracy has been reaching out to other states where the right for same-sex couples to marry has been on ballots. She founded Marriage Equality USA last fall, and has involved her organization in marriage equality campaigns in Maryland, Maine, Minnesota, Washington, and New York to promote Federal adoption of same-sex marriage.
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Indy Week (NoCar Oversize AP 2 .I57), Vol. 30 Issue 38, Sept 2013, p21, por Periodical Website
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Ward 2 in Durham has been represented by Howard Clement III since 1983 who will step-down from his post this fall. The writers of Indy Week offer their endorsement for candidate Eddie Davis.
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The Indy Week staff endorses incumbent Durham Mayor Bill Bell. He will run against Michael Valentine and Reverend Sylvester Williams in the city's upcoming mayoral election. \r\n
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Indy Week (NoCar Oversize AP 2 .I57), Vol. 30 Issue 38, Sept 2013, p17, il Periodical Website
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Since the 2008 recession, downtown Chapel Hill has had at least two dozen businesses close. Numerous business owners point to problems such as high taxes, steep rent, limited parking, dwindling street traffic, persistent and aggressive panhandling, and a disconnect between owners and local government officials. A Franklin Street maps shows businesses and their closing year.
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Indy Week (NoCar Oversize AP 2 .I57), Vol. 30 Issue 38, Sept 2013, p18-21, il, map Periodical Website
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A Raleigh ordinance, RCC-9.2022, has been on the city's books since 1998. It prohibits the distribution of food without a permit. City administrators were concerned with crime and litter and had considered whether to tolerate groups, such as churches, feeding the homeless in Moore Square Park. The city stopped tolerating. Those proponents of feeding feel this sudden enforcement of the 14-year-old ordinance may not have \"been spontaneous\" after all. Porter explains.
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