Ann Arbor, Mich., students help stop foreclosure

first_imgWW photo: David SoleLed by students from the University of Michigan, protesters picketed Dec. 1 at the PNC Bank in Ann Arbor, Mich., demanding that Jerome Jackson’s home not be foreclosed and he be evicted from it. PNC, working on behalf of federally owned Fannie Mae, is trying to put Jackson, who uses a wheelchair due to paraplegia, out on the street after Wayne County went back on its agreement to pay part of his mortgage.The Moratorium NOW! Coalition to Stop Foreclosures, Evictions and Utility Shutoffs, along with Wayne County Commissioner Martha Scott, has called for a public meeting on Jackson’s case on Dec.18 at 1 p.m. at the Guardian Building (which houses the Wayne County offices), located at 500 Griswold in downtown ­Detroit. For more information go to ­moratorium-mi.org.FacebookTwitterWhatsAppEmailPrintMoreShare thisFacebookTwitterWhatsAppEmailPrintMoreShare thislast_img read more

5000 jobs expected to be created in tourism industry

first_img 5000 jobs expected to be created in tourism industry Facebook RELATED ARTICLESMORE FROM AUTHOR WhatsApp Twitter Previous articleInvestigation continuing into house fire in south InishowenNext articleCautious welcome given to flood schemes in Donegal News Highland Pinterest Pinterest News, Sport and Obituaries on Monday May 24th Important message for people attending LUH’s INR clinic By News Highland – December 2, 2019 Harps come back to win in Waterford center_img Google+ WhatsApp An extra 5 thousand jobs are expected to be created in the tourism industry next year.Tourism Ireland is also hoping for an increase of 700 million euro in the amount of money being brought in by the sector by 2022.It’s planning to attract tourists to less well known spots and boost business in regional areas.There’s been no growth in visitor numbers this year – and CEO of Tourism Ireland Niall Gibbons says there are a number of challenges facing the industry:Audio Playerhttp://www.highlandradio.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/12/dfssdfsdfsdfsdfsdfsd.mp300:0000:0000:00Use Up/Down Arrow keys to increase or decrease volume. FT Report: Derry City 2 St Pats 2 Twitter Facebook Google+ DL Debate – 24/05/21 Derry draw with Pats: Higgins & Thomson Reaction AudioHomepage BannerNewslast_img read more