In August 2016, the Common Council Executive Committee created the Presidents Work Group on Police and Community Relations. I served as Chair. By November 2016, the MPD Ad Hoc Review Committee recommended hiring Michael Gennaco/the OIR Group as the experts to conduct the review of MPD.
You’ll be able to find her album in the usual places come May 20. You may also find her at the big Lilith music festival (aka Lolita palooza) alongside local faves like Shawn Colvin and Kelly Willis, and gems like Jewel, Fiona Apple, Lisa Loeb, Cardigans, Indigo Girls, Suzanne Vega, Mary Chapin Carpenter, Paula Cole, Sarah McLachlan, Victoria Williams, Aimee Mann, the Wild Colonials, Nenah Cherry, and Autour de Lucie. No word just yet on whether there will be an Austin show, or who in the above lineup would be playing that stop on the tour if there is one, but the Lilith fest is set to start on July 5 at the Gorge in George, Washington.
Appcelerator offering has several prongs. They have an open source mobile development environment called Titanium, as well as other products that help with the life cycle of the app so that companies can track how their apps are performing with users and manage them across multiple platforms. Their platform can monitor how applications are actually performing and also support them with a mobile backend as a service product, like with what YC backed Parse does as part of Facebook..
A deeply private man whom close friends have called unknowable, Jack invented a grinning, clownish persona to hide behind, and has done so most successfully. But it could be argued that, from the early 1980s on, the act began to infect his acting. Through that decade, interesting turns in films like Ironweed (1987) and Heartburn (1986) were interspersed with performances that were coasting variants on the Jack persona.
“I watched [the attacker] drop kick him in the head several times, like he wanted to kick his head off,” said the woman who was on her way to the concert with her father. “We saw the perpetrator kicking the man. He had him on the ground, punching him, kicking him and stabbing him.”.
During two week long periods of stepped up enforcement to date, police in Hartford have written approximately 4,956 tickets and Syracuse police have issued 4,446 tickets for violations involving drivers talking or texting on cell phones. Before and after each enforcement wave, NHTSA conducted observations of driver cell phone use and collected public awareness surveys at driver licensing offices in each test and comparison site. Based on these observations and surveys, hand held cell phone use has dropped 56 percent in Hartford and 38 percent in Syracuse to date.