commons commons  /ˈkɑ mənz/

Definition(s):

  1. (n) a piece of open land for recreational use in an urban area
  2. (n) a pasture subject to common use
  3. (n) a class composed of persons lacking clerical or noble rank
  4. (n) the common people

News

  1. Bethlehem Main Street Commons parking deck to return to single-space meters

    The change is being made at the request of several Commons merchants who say complicated multi-space meters drove away customers.
    on June 17, 2013     Source: The Express-Times

  2. Norwichtown Commons mall grand opening set for June 27

    The refurbished Norwichtown Commons mall will hold its grand opening celebration on June 27, Norwich Community Development Corp. announced Friday.
    on June 14, 2013     Source: The Norwich Bulletin

  3. Rountree Commons at the University of Wisconsin-Platteville Earns “GreenStone” Platinum Award for Sustainability

    Rountree Commons, the University of Wisconsin-Platteville's newest residence life facility, has earned top honors with a Platinum GreenStone Sustainability Award. (PRWeb June 14, 2013) Read the full story at http://www.prweb.com/releases/2013/6/prweb10833099.htm
    on June 14, 2013     Source: PRWeb

Quotes

  1. As he sipped a glass of wine on the Commons terrace, Mr Duncan said: "No one who has done anything in the outside world, or is capable of doing such a thing, will ever come into this place (the Commons) ever again, the way we are going. Basically,...
    on Aug 15, 2009 By: Alan Duncan Source: Mirror.co.uk

  2. "We need an open, transparent democracy where all these things are above board. And if I may say so, it doesn't just affect the House of Commons, it affects the House of Lords and it may affect all public institutions that receive taxpayers'...
    on May 31, 2009 By: Gordon Brown Source: Times Online

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