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New apps to help visitors, residents with parking, getting around town

Two new phone applications recently approved by city leaders will help guide visitors and residents to Oxford’s many attractions while allowing them to pay to park in premium parking spaces around the Square. (May 21, 2015, Page 1A, 2A)

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    We should wait for Vision 2037 report

    With the news that the Oxford Board of Alderman voted down a proposal from city planners to put a moratorium on some rezoning requests, we wonder about that decision’s ultimate effect on Vision 2037 planning and its relevance to planning the future of Oxford. We think we should listen to the people who do planning for a living, to the people we hired to help with that planning for the future. (May 21, 2015, Page 4A)

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      Zoning change halt nixed

      Four of the seven Oxford Board of Aldermen voted down a request from city planners to put a moratorium on rezoning requests for developers asking for rezonings to build multi-family developments. (May 20, 2015, Page 1A, 3A)

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        City’s Reserve and Trust Fund Board of Trustees gives nod to Glenmede

        The Oxford Municpal Reserve and Trust Fund Board voted Tuesday to continue its relationship with investment firm Glenmede and attorney Robert Payne that manage the city’s $30 million investment from the sale of Baptist. (May 20, 2015, Page 1A)

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          Learning more about our noisy visitors

          So what do we know about the cicadas that are buzzing in the trees these days? Editor Don Whitten wondered what purpose they serve, and shares the answers he found. (May 20, 2015, Page 4A)

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            Hearings offer chance to hear more on Measure 42

            We applaud the decision by Secretary of State Delbert Hosemann to schedule not five, but eight, public hearings across the state for citizens to learn more about Initiative Measure 42 and Alternative Measure 42A dealing with funding for public education in Mississippi, and we encourage everyone to try to make one of the meetings so you are aware of all the issues before you vote in November. (May 20, 2015, Page 4A)

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              OED presents $23M budget for review

              The Oxford Board of Aldermen reviewed the Oxford Electric Department’s Fiscal Year 2016 budget. (May 19, 2015, Page 1)

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                Teamwork the key to controlling litter

                The LOU community has so much to be proud of. Its litter problem, however, is something to be ashamed of. We call on all to to their part individually and collectively to clean up the trash and keep from dumping it on the roadways. (May 19, 2015, Page 4)

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                  Arsenic in wine? What about apple, pear juices?

                  Wine expert Dr. John Juergens weighs in on the recent scare about arsenic in wine and the dangers it could cause, noting in a “Your Turn” column that the amount in wine is so little that there are many other issues more dangerous. (May 19, 2015, Page 4)

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                    Cicadas have made their grand entrance

                    If there was any question if the 13-year cicadas have made their way to the surface, its been answered with one step outside.

                     (May 18, 2015, Page 1)

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