“When Walmart terminated its lease at Skyland, an underserved part of our community was deprived of jobs and retail options it had been promised,” Attorney General Karl A. Racine said in a statement. “My office took action on this matter because District residents expect corporations and developers to honor their commitments.

Tobacco was long an important cash crop in Southern Appalachia, especially since the land is ill suited for cash crops such as cotton. Apples have been grown in the region since the late 18th century, their cultivation being aided by the presence of thermal belts in the region’s mountain valleys. Hogs, which could free range in the region’s abundant forests, were the most popular livestock among early Appalachian farmers..

He knows the truth of the saying that “the pen is mightier than the sword.” When he speaks all are silent. His words are few, but they carry the weight of the Cosmos. His words remain etched in the minds of his listeners forever. TORONTO Ontario has called in its top business guru to head the agency that will handle the complicated task of selling and distributing recreational marijuana once pot is legalized this summer.Former TD Bank CEO Ed Clark, who has served as Premier Kathleen Wynne business adviser since 2015, was nominated Thursday by Finance Minister Charles Sousa to chair the Liquor Control Board of Ontario board of directors.Clark, who also is working on the province bid to land the new Amazon headquarters, will oversee the agency as it creates a subsidiary that will run stand alone stores to sell legal weed.The process is likely to be fraught with challenges from municipal pushback to concerns about lack of supply, but Sousa said Clark experience makes him the ideal person for the job.When Clark served as CEO of TD Bank from 2002 to 2014 he focused on the financial institution retail operations and customer relations, the government said Thursday.a retailer by his nature, Sousa said. He also a policy mind. He successful.

Friends could be seen gathering at a memorial Friday for Colon, who Ian Goynerdescribed as a and loving young man. Wasn the type to be an intimidating guy. He was always wicked nice, happy, loving and a good friend to have. Yet, one Florida police chief who isn’t wild about the idea shrugs his shoulders and accepts the deal: “Sometimes you have to set aside your preferences for the principle,” he says. But, of course, it’s not a principle . It’s corporate cash.

Factors to Consider Before Buying or Driving a TeslaLet’s face it pulling into a gas station is usually quick and easy. Many people wonder if they have enough time to recharge an electric car for daily use. There are also concerns regarding long driving trips.