Maryland Bill would increase tax credit for living organ donors – NBC4 Washington

After returning home from Iraq, Army veteran Kellen Leech, who has been deployed three times over the course of 14 years, has struggled with his mental health: PTSD, survivors’ fault and depression – until he has read a Facebook post on Ellery Payton. Payton’s previous kidney transplant failed and in 2012 he needed another; Leech, […]

CEO Oliver Bäte’s salary almost halved

Munich allianceChief Oliver Bäte had to settle for significantly less money in the past year than a year earlier. For 2018, record earnings of EUR 10.33 million in fixed and variable salary components as well as in pension expenses were recorded, in 2019 it was only EUR 5.949 million. This emerges from the annual report […]

Alberta to close parks, privatize services in budget cuts

Provincial Park of Dinosaurs in Alberta. The province will close or partially close 20 provincial parks. Picasa / Alberta parks Alberta will close or partially close 20 provincial parks and allow private companies to manage others in an attempt to save money. There are 473 sites in the Alberta Parks network and the government is […]

Rose Rock School hosts a casino themed fundraiser Local news

A local childcare center will host an adult-centered evening of craps, roulette, drinks and prizes this weekend to raise money for multiple school projects. The Rose Rock School, a Norman nonprofit early childhood center, will hold a Casino Royale themed fundraising evening from 7pm to 10pm Saturday at the Mercury Event Center. The evening at […]

Outlook 2020: Casinos play a key role in the economy | Local

With the flagship three-tribe casinos in the immediate vicinity of the Tulsa metropolitan area, slot machines and blackjack continue to play a key role in the region’s economy. Cherokee Nation’s Hard Rock Hotel & Casino Tulsa in Catoosa has approximately 2,600 electronic games and 454 rooms. The most recent expansion of the property, completed in […]

Washington County Sets April 1 for Mortgage Tax Raise to Begin | Local

A view of the new floor from the corner of Ben Davis Court at the SUNY Adirondack recently. A mortgage tax in Washington County will help ensure a steady flow of finance from the county to college. Post-star photo files FORT EDWARD – The Washington County Council of Supervisors voted on Friday to enact a […]