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Improving Your Odds of Getting a Small Business Loan and Identifying Your Alternatives

For a bettor or a gambler, few things are as revered as a “sure thing.” That’s because few things are ever truly assured. OK, in horse racing, seeing Secretariat’s, Seattle Slew’s or Seabiscuit’s name in the lineup is never a bad sign. The same can be said for holding a royal flush in a high-stakes…

The Streets are Paved with Gold for Gear Jammers as America Celebrates National Truck Driver Appreciation Week

America’s transportation infrastructure is crumbling, with traffic-clogged freeways, pothole-strewn side streets and aging bridges making travel as much an aggravation as an adventure. But for the nation’s 3.5 million truckers, these troubled byways have lately proven to also be yellow brick roads leading to prosperity. In fact, according to the American Trucking Associations (ATA), there’s…

EDITORIAL: Find Alternative To Trans Mountain Pipeline [The Columbian, Vancouver, Wash.]

Sep. 9–If one of the goals of a public protest is to raise awareness, kayakers on the Columbia River last week were successful. About 30 members of the Mosquito Fleet, a water-borne group that protests fossil-fuel infrastructure, paddled an hour from Kelley Point Park in Portland to the Port of Vancouver. There they decried the…

Refinery employees honored for heroism during fire by Philly firefighters union [The Philadelphia Inquirer]

Sep. 9–Four employees of the Philadelphia Energy Solutions oil refinery in South Philadelphia, which was badly damaged by fire in June, were among dozens honored Sunday as part of the annual “Recognition Day” by the Philadelphia Firefighters & Paramedics Union Local 22. The ceremony recognizes firefighters, paramedics and citizens for heroic acts in the last…