Union City to host festival, 5K Saturday
by Noreen Cochran
October 22, 2014 11:00 AM | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
Union City will host its inaugural UC Arts, Crafts and Music Festival Saturday from 9 a.m. to 8 p.m. on the cross streets of Union and Watson. Preceding it will be the first UC Pinktober Breast Cancer Awareness 5K at 6 a.m. at Union Station, the former Shannon Mall. Mayor Vince Williams said the events are “great” for the city and the area. “The arts and culture sector is an integral part of improving the quality of life for our residents and provide undeniable opportunities for sel...
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Elected officials and college degrees
Apr 04, 2014 | 1048438 views | 0 0 comments | 682 682 recommendations | email to a friend | print

Do you think it is important for elected officials to have college degrees?