first_imgWe hope that today’s “READERS FORUM” will provoke honest and open dialogue concerning issues that we, as responsible citizens of this community, need to address in a rational and responsible way.HERE’S WHAT’S ON OUR MIND TODAYThe Vanderburgh County Commissioners will have a public meeting today following their regular meeting to discuss the Vanderburgh County jail expansion. This meeting will involve all three County Commissioners, all seven members of County Council, the Vanderburgh County Sheriff, the Building Authority General Manager and the lead design team of American Structure Point. This meeting will decide the size, scope, and design of the  Vanderburgh County jail renovation project.  The public is invited to attend.It is our hope that the powers that be will agree on a new jail design that will be meet the current and future needs of the Vanderburgh County  Sheriff Office for a least the next 25 years?WHAT’S ON YOUR MIND TODAY?Todays “Readers’ Poll” question is: What type of renovation should the county do to the jail?Please go to our link of our media partner Channel 44 News located in the upper right-hand corner of the City-County Observer so you can get the up-to-date news, weather, and sports.If you would like to advertise on the CCO please contact us at City-County [email protected] LinkEmailSharelast_img read more

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first_imgCoffee shops and cafés are playing a “notable” role in the longer-term trend among consumers for frequent eating out of home, according to new research by Allegra Strategies.In the first phase of a major research programme, How Britain Eats, Allegra found 51% of consumers would choose to have a meal in a coffee shop or café.Restaurants remain the most popular choice at 79%, followed by friends or relatives’ homes at 75% and pubs at 56%. Fast food outlets (35%) and sandwich bars (28%) were the sixth and seventh most-popular choices. Only 5% of consumers said they would not eat out in a typical three-month period.last_img