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Posted on: August 1, 2017

2017 Street Improvement Project Update

Street Repair Map 2017

N Buxton Improvement Update - The City's contractor anticipates the roadway will be opened to traffic on Tuesday, August 8th by the end of day.  There may be some additional work that takes place after next Tuesday. This will mean that at least o...

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Posted on: January 1, 2016

Recycling Calendar

Single stream recycling is a program where all recyclable materials (newspapers, magazines, junk mail, telephone books, cardboard, tin & aluminum cans, plastics, and glass jars/bottles are placed into one recycling cart which is picked up every other ...Read on...

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Posted on: January 1, 2015

Council Meetings Schedule

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The City Council meets on the first Monday of each month at 6:00 pm and the third Monday of each month at 7:00 pm in the city hall council chambers. The Council also holds a study session the third Monday of each month at 6:00 pm in the same location.Read on...

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Posted on: August 9, 2017

Murder in the Bowery

murder in the bowery

A latest entry in the series by the best-selling author of Murder in Morningside Heights investigates the murder of a newsboy against the backdrop of the victim's brother's account of a young society woman whose penchant for risky behaviors implicates sev...

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Posted on: August 9, 2017

A Cold Case

a cold case

Maurice Mundy, a recently retired detective, returns to Scotland Yard. Ten years ago a boy was murdered. Another look at the case reveals that a sex worker was also murdered that same night, but nothing linked the two murders at the time. As Mundy probes ...

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Posted on: August 9, 2017

Down a Dark Road

down a dark road

When an Amish man convicted of murdering his wife eight years earlier escapes from prison and kidnaps his five children, Kate Burkholder rushes to the scene only to be ambushed by the man, who implores her to prove his innocence.

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Posted on: August 9, 2017

Trap the Devil

trap the devil

When the instigators of an invisible coup assassinate the secretary of state and target the president and vice president as part of a plan to take over the government and launch a full-scale war, Dewey Andreas is dispatched by the CIA to offer additional ...

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Posted on: August 9, 2017

The Salt House

the salt house

Jack and Hope struggle with the sudden loss of their youngest child as Jack's rival, Ryland, moves back to town with his family and threatens Jack's lobster business.

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Posted on: August 9, 2017

Blackout

blackout

After a cyber attack causes Europe's electrical grid to collapse and its nuclear reactors to begin to overheat, a former hacker and activist goes on the run with a young American reporter based in Paris, and soon becomes a prime suspect as threats to theU...

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Posted on: August 9, 2017

You'll Never Know Dear

youll never know dear

When a one-of-a-kind porcelain doll that went missing the day her sister was abducted decades earlier resurfaces, Lissie uncovers sinister clues about a mysterious individual who would threaten the lives of the women in her family. By the best-selling aut...

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Posted on: August 9, 2017

Mad

mad

A story set in London and Sicily during a violent summer week finds reckless and drama-prone Alvie Knightly resorting to extreme lengths to steal her identical twin sister's perfect life.

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Posted on: August 9, 2017

The Chase

the chase

Will she risk it all for a priceless desire? 

A rising star in one of London's top art investigation firms, Zara Leighton's talent for seeing deep into paintings is in her blood. She's chosen to help track down Icon, an enigmatic international art...

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Posted on: August 9, 2017

A Rising Man

a rising man

In the days of the British Raj in 1919, Captain Sam Wyndham, a former Scotland Yard detective newly arrived in Calcutta, is confronted with the murder of a British official who was found with a note in his mouth warning the British to leave India.

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Posted on: August 9, 2017

Sticks and Bones

sticks and bones

Clashing with a local writer whose memoir is being turned into a documentary, private investigator Sarah Booth Delaney is hired by the film crew to discern the truth about the writer's story only to be targeted by someone who would kill to protect a long-...

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Posted on: August 9, 2017

The Titanic Mission

The Titanic Mission

After disappointing Miss Zandergoth on their first mission, Luke, Isabel, David, and Julia are sent to capture a photograph of the Titanic sinking.

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Posted on: August 9, 2017

Unsub

unsub

A psychological thriller inspired by the unsolved case of the Zodiac Killer follows the efforts of a young detective who resolves to apprehend the serial murderer who destroyed her family and terrorized a city 20 years earlier. By the Edgar Award-winning ...

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Posted on: August 9, 2017

Wired

Wired

Needing to recruit a top-notch computer expert who can help him identify a mole, a hotshot FBI agent encounters difficulties coordinating with a beautiful computer hacker who is hiding secrets that she does not want revealed. 

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Posted on: August 9, 2017

Little French Bistro

The Little French Bistro

Overcome by regrets after decades in a loveless and unhappy marriage, Marianne attempts suicide and is abandoned by her husband before finding herself in picturesque Brittany, where she finds loving new friends who encourage her to develop her talents for...

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Posted on: August 9, 2017

A House Among Trees

A House Among Trees

When a revered children's book author dies accidentally and leaves everything to his trusted assistant, the assistant reflects on their long bond and the complicated aspects of her late employer's life and final wishes.

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Posted on: August 9, 2017

Shattered

Shattered

A dramatic analysis of the bitter 2016 election, told from the viewpoints of Hilary Clinton campaign insiders, reconstructs key decisions and missed opportunities that are being cited as the cause of the election upset. By the authors of HRC.

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Posted on: August 9, 2017

Daring to Drive

Daring to Drive

A memoir by a Saudi Arabian woman who became the unexpected leader of a movement to support women's rights describes how fundamentalism influenced her radical religious beliefs until her education, a job, and legal contradictions changed her perspectives....

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Posted on: August 9, 2017

The Stuff of Family Life

The Stuff of Family Life

Does putting your phone on the dinner table impact your relationships? How does the TV placement in your home affect your family? The Stuff of Family Life looks at the changing world of families through a unique examination of their stuff. The book takes ...

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Posted on: August 10, 2017

Make a Difference

Make a Difference

The Mouse Scouts are back for another badge. Violet, Tigerlily, and their friends are determined to earn their 'Make a Difference" badge

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Posted on: August 10, 2017

Stealing Our Way Home

Stealing our way Home

Following their mother's death, Pippa, who has stopped speaking, and  Jack, who has been picking fights, embark on a new school year that is  complicated by challenging assignments, a crush, and their father's  failing business....

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Posted on: August 10, 2017

The Other Side of Summer

The Other Side of Summer

Struggling with the breakdown of her world in the aftermath of her  brother's death in a catastrophic bombing, a grieving Summer moves with  her family to Australia, where she experiences nearly magical healing as  she learns to...

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Posted on: August 10, 2017

The Challenge of the Samukai

Lego Ninjago masters of Spinjitzu

Under the tutelage of Sensei Wu, the "chosen four" ninjas Kai, Jay,  Cole, and Zane must use their elemental powers to defeat Sensei Wu's  evil brother, Garmadon, and Samukai's army of skeleton warriors before  Garmado...

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Posted on: August 10, 2017

Cleopatra In Space

Cleopatra in Space

Cleo is back at Yasiro Academy, recovering from the tragic events that  occurred on planet Hykosis. She feels responsible for the death of her  friend Zaid, and trains nonstop. And when she learns that the Golden  Lion -- a star...

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Posted on: August 10, 2017

The Big Bad Fox

The Big Bad Fox

Fox longs to be ferocious, but even Wolf cannot teach him how to do  this, so he decides to steal eggs and hatch them to make himself a nice  dinner, but his plan backfires.

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Posted on: August 10, 2017

The Ice Dragon

the ice dragon

A tale set in the world of the award-winning A Song of Ice and Fire  series follows the life of winter child Adara, who grows to deeply love  an ice dragon feared by those who cannot survive its frigid wake and who  must save he...

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Posted on: August 10, 2017

Pottymouth and Stoopid

Pottymouth and Stoopid

Tiring of being bullied, a pair of middle school underdogs with  embarrassing nicknames finally win the day when their troubles inspire a  hit television show, bringing hope and laughter to legions of fans.

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Posted on: July 5, 2017

Dragon's Green

dragons green

When a mysterious incident nearly costs her magic-avoiding grandfather  his life, Effie Truelove receives an unusual silver ring and  responsibility over her grandfather's magical library before being  confronted by a shady scho...

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Posted on: July 5, 2017

Shadow Cipher

The Shadow Cypher

A debut entry in an alternate-history series depicts three kids who try  to solve a modern-world puzzle and complete a treasure hunt laid into  the streets and buildings of New York City. By the National Book Award  finalist aut...

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Posted on: July 5, 2017

Dog Trouble!

Dog Trouble

When the beloved but troublesome dog she has only had for two weeks goes  missing, Julie worries that a school bully is behind her pet's  disappearance and taps the help of her friends and mischievous twin  brothers to bring the...

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Posted on: July 5, 2017

Beach Party Surf Monkey

Beach Party Surf Monkey

The best-selling author of Escape From Mr. Lemoncello's Library  continues the story of P.T. and his friend Gloria, who attempt to  convince the producers of an exciting new movie that the Wonderland  motel would be a perfect fi...

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Posted on: July 5, 2017

Binky License to Scratch

Binky

Binky the space cat and his team of space pets are unwillingly boarding  at the vet's office while their humans are away and plotting a daring  escape only to stumble onto a secret alien plot to defeat the human  race.

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Posted on: July 5, 2017

Lost in NYC

Lost in NYC

After getting  separated from his teacher, his classmates, and his trip partner during  an outing to the Empire State Building, Pablo, the new kid in school, learns to navigate the New York City subway system as well as his own feelings ...

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Posted on: July 5, 2017

Zeus: King of the Gods

zeus king of the gods

George O'Connor is a Greek mythology buff and a classic superhero  comics fan, and he's out to remind us how much our pantheon of  superheroes (Superman, Batman, the X-Men, etc) owes to mankind's  ORIGINAL superheroes: the Greek...

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Posted on: July 5, 2017

Recess Warriors

Recess

Recess is ready to rumble in this exciting graphic novel, where heroes and villains face off in epic battles on the playground!

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Posted on: July 6, 2017

Stephen Curry: Basketball's MVP

stephen curry

Learn all about basketball's Stephen Curry!

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Posted on: July 6, 2017

Ladybug Girl's Day With Grandpa

ladybug girls day with grandpa

Lulu, who likes to dress in a ladybug costume, wants to learn everything when she visits the natural history museum with Grandpa, but as she moves from exhibit to exhibit, she discovers that sometimes you have to slow down to appreciate the wonder of what...

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Posted on: July 6, 2017

The Princess and the Peas

princess and the peas

In this version of the classic story, Ma Sally of Charleston County, South Carolina, devises a contest for her son's admirers: cook up a dish of black-eyed peas that meets her exacting standards, and the winner can marry her son. Includes recipe for Princ...

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Posted on: July 6, 2017

Splotch

splotch

When a boy's pet fish dies, his mom secretly replaces it, only for the boy to launch a search for his fish, which he believes has been changed by aliens.

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Posted on: July 6, 2017

Knit Together

knit together

A little girl who loves to draw but cannot knit, and her mother who loves to knit but cannot draw, collaborate on a special project neither of them could have done alone.

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Posted on: July 6, 2017

The Rooster Who Would Not Be Quiet!

The Rooster Who

Elected by the citizens of noisy village La Paz for his promises to make things more peaceful, bossy mayor Don Pepe outlaws singing, whistling and any noisemaking activity until a rooster who does not care about silly rules begins crowing persistently.

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Posted on: July 6, 2017

Little Excavator

little excavator

Rolling up to a construction site, eager to help the busy Big Rigs, Little Excavator is told he is not quite ready to do the chugging, mounding and smoothing jobs of the larger construction vehicles, who eventually find a job that is just right for him. B...

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Posted on: July 6, 2017

Kris Bryant : Baseball Star

kris bryant

Introduces readers to the life and career of baseball star Kris Bryant.  Colorful spreads, fun facts, interesting sidebars, and a map of  important places in his life make this a thrilling read for young sports  fans.

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Posted on: August 9, 2017

The Circus

the circus

Willow has staged runaways ever since she was a little girl. She has everything a young person should want: a rich daddy, clothes, money, a pony and a place at a prestigious boarding school. In reality, she has everything except the thing she really wants...

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Posted on: August 9, 2017

The Next Together

the next together

Destined to be reborn and to fall in love over and over again, teen soulmates Katherine and Matthew are challenged to change the world for the better in each subsequent lifetime in a parallel story told through prose, diary entries, letters, historical do...

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Posted on: August 9, 2017

Batgirl

Batgirl

When Barbara Gordon plans a trip to Japan with one of the greatest fighters in the Far East, she embarks on a quest to track down the villain known as Teacher, taking her from Okinawa to Singapore to Seoul to Shanghai

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Posted on: August 9, 2017

The Bone Queen

bone queen

A highly anticipated prequel to the Books of Pellinor follows the exile of the Bard Cadvan of Lirigon, who is plagued by guilt for his role in unleashing the Bone Queen on the ancient world of Annar, while a young Bard named Selmana manifests unsettling a...

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Posted on: August 9, 2017

Dividing Eden

dividing ededn

When their father and older sibling are killed by assassins, a pair of royal twins who were never destined to rule are forced to compete against each other in a dangerous trial that is shaped by the schemes of a power-hungry ruling council. By the best-se...

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Posted on: August 9, 2017

Roar

roar

Groomed to be an ideal ruler despite an absence of the magical abilities shared by her predecessors, Aurora is committed by her mother to an arranged marriage with a brooding prince from another kingdom whose secrets compel Aurora to investigate allegatio...

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Posted on: August 9, 2017

Felix Yz

Felix Yz

Accidentally connected most of his life to a fourth-dimensional being whose presence would prevent him from reaching adulthood, 13-year-old Felix records in his secret blog their last shared month before a procedure that will separate or kill them.&nb...

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Posted on: August 9, 2017

Midnight at the Electric

Midnight at the Electric

A teen from the latter half of the 21st century, having been chosen to travel to Mars, investigates the fates of a girl whose prospects for immortality were ended by the Dust Bowl and a girl from World War I who attempted to rescue a childhood friend. By ...

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