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Volunteers create a park | News, Sports...

Members of the Reade Township Veterans Association stand in front of the newly erected sign at Blandburg American Legion Park. For the past two years, veterans have worked to turn Legion property into this park. The Reade Township Road district and many volunteers have worked hard over the past few years to […]

Watsonville Hospital closes in on deal

The sale of Watsonville Community Hospital to a nonprofit that would bring local leadership to the 127-year-old institution after two decades of corporate ownership is entering its final stretch, with an estimated $6 million still necessary to conclude the agreement. At a meeting Aug. 4, the Pajaro Valley Health Care District (PVHCD) heard a report […]

KFHA organizes the first post-COVID foru...

The last time the Kendall Federation of Homeowner Associations met with its members and residents was in March 2020. Ladra remembers it well, as she was the guest speaker. It was so much fun. COVID-19 was already happening, but no one knew it would be the last meeting for over two years, as the pandemic […]

World record trip to take flight today –

DALLAS – World traveler Umit Sabanci is about to break the Guinness World Record for the fastest circumnavigation by scheduled flights. Over the years, Sabanci, who once broke the mark for the most countries traveled in 24 hours via public transport, was motivated to push the boundaries once again thanks to his love of travel. […]

Gamewell Fire Department remembers Chief...

Gamewell Fire Chief Sam Smith – servant, chief, firefighter, teacher, family man – spent 40 years in the fire service working in paid and unpaid positions and teaching fire science while continuing to love his family and to give back to his church and community. “Smith was a dedicated servant and left a legacy of […]

Online learning leaders think in-person ...

Most people agree that the COVID-19 pandemic has changed the trajectory of online learning forever. But to what extent and in what ways are matters of debate. Principals Online (COOs) predict that most undergraduate and graduate student academic trajectories will feature prominent online components by 2025, according to the “Changing Landscape of Online Education 2022” […]

School entry age system set to retire

Vice Education Minister Jang Sang-yoon speaks at the National Assembly Education Committee meeting held on Tuesday. (Yonhap) With the education minister offering her resignation, the controversial plan to lower the school entry age to 5 could be scrapped, nearly 10 days after it was first introduced. The Department of Education on Tuesday apologized for the […]

Telegraph & Argus Cash for Charity – get

As the Telegraph & Argus’ huge cash giveaway begins, we’re highlighting the charitable causes that have benefited from it in recent years. Bradford District groups have a chance to win a share of a huge £128,000 cash giveaway through our grant scheme. The charity arm of T&A’s parent company, The Gannett Foundation, is providing £128,000 […]

Why a man from Manistee volunteered to f...

MANISTEE — When Jason Freeman of Manistee saw what was happening following the Russian invasion of Ukraine, he wanted to do something about it. Fortunately, Freeman has the experience to do so. The US Army veteran will travel overseas on August 15 to join the war in Ukraine. “As I started to see civilians being […]

Cobb Chamber invites nominations for its...

The Cobb Chamber has opened nominations for its 2022 Citizen of the Year Awards. Details are in a press release from the Chamber, which we have reproduced below: The Cobb Chamber is now accepting nominations for the 2022 Citizen of the Year Awards. The Citizen of the Year Awards, created by Cobb County Civic Clubs […]

It takes courage to start a business. I...

For decades, small businesses have been the backbone of America. And while black workers have helped these businesses succeed, owning a black business hasn’t been easy. In the age of online shopping, we forget that in many places in the United States, Jim Crow laws prohibited black people from having a storefront or owning a […]

Global cancer charity slams red meat stu...

One of the world’s leading cancer charities has echoed serious concerns about an influential report that links red meat consumption to cancer. The World Cancer Research Fund International (WCRF) has criticized The Lancet‘s Global Burden of Disease (GBD) 2019 study, which links red meat consumption to a dramatic increase in certain illnesses and deaths. The […]

Beckerink: Volunteer work helps give bac...

Marion Beckerink Marion Beckerink may be retired, but she keeps busy as a loyal community volunteer. Beckerink began volunteering for United Way of Southern Chautauqua County in January 2022. She recently retired from the Robert H. Jackson Center and, besides United Way, she also volunteers for the Chautauqua County Humane Society […]

Gvmc Mulls Tax-based Garbage User Fee | ...

Visakhapatnam: the largest Visakhapatnam Municipal Corporation began collecting monthly garbage usage fees beginning in the fourth quarter of 2021.The monthly user fee system was modeled based on the Union Government’s solid waste management guidelines. According to GVMC officials, those responsible for generating waste should pay for its collection and safe disposal in accordance with the […]

Marin’s photographer documents the arts

Photographer Peter Merts of San Rafael stands outside San Quentin State Prison Tuesday, August 2, 2022. For the past 15 years, Merts has used his camera to document programs at California state prisons, including San Quentin. (Alan Dep/Marin Independent Journal) The 2007 outdoor concert at San Quentin State Prison with musician Michael Franti inspired San […]

Adopt-a-Hydrant program would allow volu...

An Adopt-a-Hydrant program will be presented Tuesday to Niagara Falls City Council for approval. In February, politicians backed a motion put forward by the councillor. Mike Strange for staff to consider an initiative encouraging volunteers to help keep fire hydrants clear of snow in winter and leaves, debris and litter in other seasons, so firefighters […]

Pink Ball makes a successful comeback, r...

The 2022 Pink Ball was a success this weekend, drawing large crowds to the sold-out charity event, which returned on Saturday night, Pink Ball organizers said in a press release. “We have almost 600 tonight. There are no seats available, all seats are taken,” said President Leah Beth Naholowaa. “The goal is to raise funds […]

The IAM will organize an anti-epidemic c...

MACAO, August 7 – In order to further consolidate the results of epidemic prevention, the Municipal Affairs Bureau (IAM) will organize a two-phase anti-epidemic community cleaning campaign with health authorities and a number of associations, in starting tomorrow (August 8). It aims to raise public awareness of community cleaning and public hygiene protection, and jointly […]

A focus on well-being

A new fighter pilot training mission is making waves in Fort Smith. And should be. To quote Ron Burgundy in “Anchorman,” it’s “a big deal.” Last summer, the US Air Force selected Ebbing Air National Guard Base as the preferred location for a training center for foreign F-35 and F-16 pilots. As word spreads about […]

Create a card to help sick children at C...

BABY Lily-May Betts was just one year old when she was diagnosed with a rare brain tumor – and after FOUR years of grueling treatment, she was finally given the green light in February. Lily-May is just one of thousands of children and young people diagnosed with cancer each year in the UK who spend […]

PSCW cleans up the backwaters of the Mis...

PRINCETON, Iowa (KWQC) – Scott County Watershed Partners and volunteers jumped into their canoes and kayaks Saturday morning to pick up litter along the backwaters of the Mississippi River in the Princeton Wildlife Management Area . The Scott County Watershed Managers Partners said cleaning up the Mississippi River can have a critical impact on both […]

Farrell: To deal with inflation, get bac...

Are you confused about how best to manage your money with today’s rising household incomes and growing concerns that the economy is sliding into recession? You have lots of company. There seem to be so many forces beyond our control affecting household finances, including COVID, the war in Ukraine, and Fed monetary tightening. You cannot […]

Baltimore gears up for a WOW fundraiser

A POPULAR fundraiser for a cancer charity returns to Baltimore next week after a Covid-enforced hiatus. Women on the Water – WOW – was created in 2014 by Joan Collins, former commodore of the Baltimore Sailing Club, following her diagnosis of leukemia. The fundraiser supports both Breakthrough Cancer Research, founded by the late Professor Gerry […]

Memorial Health System to Host Volunteer...

MARIETTA — Memorial Health System will hold its 40th annual Volunteer Appreciation Banquet on August 23 at the Lafayette Hotel in Marietta. The Volunteer Recognition Banquet recognizes volunteers who consistently demonstrate exceptional quality, quantity of work, customer service and dedication. Several volunteers reached milestones in the number of hours donated during 2021. “We […]

Corpn seeks support for new civic projec...

Coimbatore: The municipality has so far secured 1.80 crore from private businesses, organizations and resident welfare associations to carry out a new round of projects under the government of State. Namakku Naame Thitam initiative.The civic body has lined up projects worth 5.21 crore with the state government contributing 3.40 crore as per the program model. […]

Chicago Reader publisher to step down

Three months after completing a long and arduous quest to convert the Chicago Reader into a non-profit organization, Tracy Baim has announced that she is stepping down as publisher of the famed alternative newspaper by the end of the year. Baim, 59, a veteran Chicago journalist who has run the Reader since 2018, has walked […]

🌱 Oak Park Sailor participates in the In

Hello everyone. Patch is back to bring you the best stories from Saturday. 📣 Our readers love to celebrate good news! You can now shout your big announcement at the top of the Oak Park-River Forest Daily newsletter. Whether it’s a grand opening, new product for sale, birthday, anniversary, engagement, wedding or new baby, let […]

Shaw donates $100,000 to recognize 10 Sh...

CALGARY, Alta., Aug. 05, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Shaw Communications Inc. kicked off round one of the 2022 Shaw Charity Classic by announcing it will donate $100,000 to support children and youth in Alberta, because it recognizes ten Shaw Charity Classic 10 Year Community Champions. Earlier this summer, Shaw appealed to the community, including the […]

Ramiz returns to the room as a volunteer...

History links South Orange, NJ — Great Seton Hall Baseball Ryan Ramiza two-time All-BIG EAST selection and a 2018 Seattle Mariners MLB draft pick, returned to his alma mater as a volunteer assistant coach. Ramiz progressed steadily over his four-year career, earning All-BIG EAST Second-Team honors as a junior and All-BIG […]

Southold votes to go ahead with housing ...

Pictured above is ‘The Cottages’ in Mattituck, a 20-year owner-occupied affordable housing complex that has proven to be a rare success in Southold Town’s fight for affordable housing. Members of Southold Town Council voted 5-1 to hold a referendum on the November ballot on whether to set up a community housing fund, funded by a […]

How colleges can level the playing field...

Three hypothetical students with equally illustrious academic records aspire to work on Wall Street after graduating. One lives in rural Nebraska but has never visited or met anyone from New York. Another was born and raised in New York but lives in a community racially and economically separated from the financial district. The third grew […]

Agents Do Charity – Back to School, Agen

Transmit the law: It was a back-to-school case for Convey Law IT director Joe Norris when he returned to his old school in Pontypool, South Wales, to donate 40 much-needed laptops . Norris, who attended RC School in St Alban, was delighted to meet children and some of his former teachers when he returned to […]

Ten reasons to visit the new central lib...

Ten reasons to visit the new central library Taryn Baxter, Web Content Writer, no phone number available Thursday August 4, 2022 at 3:20 p.m. Libraries evolve. When you think of a library, you usually think of quiet places where a librarian would shut you up if you were too loud. Now, all ages can enjoy […]

The Kessler Foundation Announces Leaders...

dr. Jeanne Zanca assumes the presidency of the IRB, after two decades of service by Dr. Richard Green HANNOVER EASTNew Jersey, August 4, 2022 /PRNewswire/ — After 20 years of service, Richard Green, MD, PhD, announced last month that he was retiring as chairman of the Institutional Review Board (IRB) of the Kessler Foundation. Dr. […]

The logistics organization takes part in...

A national trade organization based in Tunbridge Wells got on their bikes for charity with a 130-mile night bike ride. Last week, staff from Logistics UK, formerly known as the Freight Transport Association, traveled from its regional office near Leamington Spa via London to its head office at Hermes House in St John’s Road. The […]

Evanston native uses immersion to teach ...

After Phoebe Hoyt went through the Evanston public school system, said goodbye to her hometown, and moved permanently to Milan, Italy, she began teaching English to Italian children. She said she noticed that it was very difficult for them to learn the language in class. Italy Credit: Image from Pixabay’s image bank She said that […]

Statement by Ethiopian Diaspora Organiza...

Statement by Ethiopian Diaspora Organizations on the Continued Incarceration of Fanno Leaders and Hunger Strike in London to Protest Amhara Genocide The Gallant FANO are lined up (Photo: file/SM) washington d.c. We, the leaders of the organizations listed below, stand in solidarity with the brave Ethiopian women who have been on a hunger strike in […]

Under the gaze of rural Texas, Greg Abbo...

BY PATRICK SVITEK/Texas Tribune A battle over school vouchers is brewing in the Texas gubernatorial race, sparked after incumbent Republican Greg Abbott offered his clearest support yet for the idea in May. His Democratic challenger, Beto O’Rourke, hammers Abbott on the issue on the campaign trail, particularly looking for an edge in rural Texas, where […]

Tributes to little Adam – who inspired B

Family and friends have been devastated after a nine-year-old schoolboy died after a courageous battle with leukaemia. Banbridge’s Adam Watson had inspired a fundraising campaign under the ‘B Positive’ umbrella, with many social networks changing profiles to raise awareness. David and Sara’s son Adam was diagnosed in October 2019. During lockdown, in 2021, he visited […]

Damiano Benvegnù and Elizabeth Lhost win

Damiano Benvegnù, lecturer in Italian, and Elizabeth Lhost, lecturer in history and postdoctoral fellow at the Society of Fellows, received scholarships from the American Council of Learned Societies. They join a cohort of 60 early-career researchers in the humanities and social sciences to receive the prestigious award this year, selected from nearly 1,000 applicants. The […]

DEC and Finger Lakes Land Trust announce...

For release: Wednesday, August 3, 2022 Partnership Improves Safe, Convenient Access to Conserved Lands and Finger Lakes Trail The New York State Department of Environmental Conservation (DEC) and Finger Lakes Land Trust (FLLT) today announced the opening of a new parking lot in Potato Hill State Forest , in the town of Caroline, in the […]

The UPS Store offers literacy

Owned and operated by Sarah Segura, The UPS Store in Pleasanton donated more books to the Jourdanton Education Foundation Summer Reading Adventure. Pictured L-R: students Paxstyn George, Adan Gonzalez, Riley Paxson, teacher Kara Jones, Monica Meyer and Stephanie Collins- Jourdanton Education Foundation, Sarah Segura- The UPS Store with granddaughters Josalynn Segura and Savannah Segura, teacher […]

Macao CCAC 2021 Annual Report published ...

MACAO, August 3 – The 2021 annual report of the Macau Anti-Corruption Commission has been published in the Official Gazette of the Macao Special Administrative Region today (3rd August). It is highlighted in the report that in 2021, despite the recurring and ever-changing outbreak of the novel coronavirus, the CCAC maintained its efforts to move […]

Braintree Police officer sees £3,000 rai

A serving policeman and former professional footballer has teamed up with a local shoe store to raise £3,000 for charity after being diagnosed with cancer. Nicky Smith is currently a police officer in the Braintree and Witham area. In a bid to raise money for Essex-based cancer charity Helen Rollason, Nicky has teamed up with […]

Revitalize San Pedro Partnership Opens C...

August 2, 2022 The Revitalize San Pedro Partnership (RSPP) is delighted to release its Request for Proposals for the San Pedro Corridor Creative Venue Design Competition. People with a personal connection to Albuquerque’s San Pedro Corridor between I-40 and Central Avenue and adjacent neighborhoods are invited to submit their ideas for celebrating and enhancing the […]

Epiphany Leader: School won’t interfere

A controversial proposal to turn a long-running auto body shop next to Shawmut Red Line station into an apartment complex will move the city’s review process forward with one less hurdle in its way. The adjacent Epiphany School – which had openly launched plans to make a competing bid to buy the land in question […]

‘Exploring Black Girlhood’ Exhibit Showc

Savannah Flowers’ imagery of herself shows the myriad emotions and growth she experienced during her three years at A Long Walk Home’s Girl/Friends Leadership Institute. A black and white photo captures her working on the edges of her hair. Another colorful piece shows flowers in a green dress crouching in the middle of green grass, […]

Grantham’s mother and Superdrug store ma

A mother has completed a walk from Grantham to Skegness in aid of a cancer charity. Leanne Fisher, 31, traveled 65 miles from her home town of Grantham to Skegness Clock Tower over the weekend to raise money for Marie Curie. Leaving on Saturday morning, Leanne walked for a total of 22 hours over three […]

Volunteer caretakers at century-old west...

Standing among the weathered gray stones and freshly cut grass, it can be hard to imagine the decades of stifled tears and carefully placed flowers once present in some of the quieter parts of western Pennsylvania. The region is home to dozens of cemeteries dating from the 18th and 19th centuries. Most of the people […]

Backlash against lowering primary school...

August 2, 2022 SEOUL – The opposition of the education community and parents against the Ministry of Education’s plan to reorganize the primary school entry age is intensifying. During the meeting with President Yoon Suk-yeol on Friday, Education Minister Park Soon-ae announced plans to gradually lower the enrollment age in elementary schools to 5 years […]

Historic $280 Billion Investment in Dome...

The bill, which passed by a margin of 64 to 33 in the Senate on July 27 and a margin of 243 to 187 in the House on July 28, 2022, represents a compromise between U.S. innovation law and competition of 2021 passed by the Senate (USICA) (S.1260) and the House-passed America Creating Opportunities for […]

Volunteers Wanted – Whanganui Chronicle

Volunteer Whanganui supports 101 non-profit organizations with volunteers. Here are some available positions: Urgent Jobs – Volunteer WhanganuiNight crisis line workerOn Call Dial Newsreader· Member of the backstage team of the Opera· Boules animator· Secretary of the Friends of the Whanganui Riverbasketball coach· Workshop assistantMunicipal mission gardeners· Delivery man· Visit the elderlySwim club coordinatorsWalking tour […]

Derry people ‘Stripped Bare’ for a chari

The project is led by Tommy White and Emer McLaughlin in memory of Emmette Dillon, the driving force behind the LegenDerry Naked charity calendars, where locals stripped down for a calendar in aid of cancer research. Emmette died by suicide last year, so makeup artist Emer and Emmette’s good friend Tommy, a photographer, teamed up […]

Civic health is still on the ballot | K...

Improving civic health by increasing the number of engaged voters expands representation in shaping policies that affect our health. Enabling community members to register to vote and participate in elections is something that facilities and healthcare providers can take to improve not only civic health at the community level, but also the physical and mental […]

Ukraine-Russia war looms over UN meeting...

UNITED NATIONS – There were already plenty of issues to tackle when a major UN meeting on the landmark nuclear non-proliferation treaty was originally scheduled to take place in 2020. Now the postponed pandemic conference finally begins on Monday as Russia’s war in Ukraine has reignited fears of a nuclear confrontation and increased the urgency […]

Letters: Charity hypermarket could entic...

The idea of ​​setting up a charity supermarket in Greenbridge shows how mainstream retailers have struggled in recent times. I don’t think it’s just the result of the Covid pandemic. We had a lot of empty stores on shopping parks and downtown long before this happened. But I’m sure the lockdowns and people’s need to […]

Mooreland Volunteer Fire Department sees...

State lawmakers said no one was injured in the wildfires in Blaine and Woodward counties in July, but there is work to be done to ensure fire crews receive support what they need. Back-to-back forest fires kept volunteer firefighters busy. “A lot of the same departments responded. They’ve been answering the call for three weeks […]

Decision leaves questions about Boy Scou...

DOVER, Delaware (AP) — A Delaware bankruptcy judge approved parts of the Boy Scouts of America’s reorganization plan but rejected other provisions, saying in a ruling Friday that the organization had “decisions to make.” ” regarding the plan. Judge Laurie Selber Silverstein released her 281-page decision, months after the conclusion of a trial in the […]

Young and responsible | Real estate age...

Editor’s Note: This story is the latest in an occasional series about young leaders and entrepreneurs trying to make a difference in Texarkana. TEXARKANA — Holly Craigen, realtor at Better Homes and Gardens, can now add a Habitat for Humanity board member to her list of accomplishments. The Atlanta High School graduate says her dedication […]

State of homelessness | Santa Cruz rece...

SANTA CRUZ — The results of Santa Cruz County’s first comprehensive homeless census since before the coronavirus pandemic remain up in the air, but, in some ways, counting people who are homeless has become easier than ever. Since the Sentinel last addressed the issue with its contribution to the regional series “State of Homelessness” in […]

Diamond fundraiser to end colon cancer s...

TROY — He didn’t know Jamie Samuelsen personally, but when he was approached about hosting a fundraising baseball tournament at the end of August, Mike Morris of League Sports LLC immediately thought of the personality of the longtime radio and sports writer who died of colon cancer two years ago. ” I did not know […]

Jewish volunteers bond with Ukrainian ch...

A drawing of a 5-year-old girl at a summer camp in the Polish capital caught the attention of one of her advisers. Why did she use black and white, not red or pink, to make a heart, Rabbi Ilana Baird asked the child. The girl, sighing heavily, said he was black like the dog she […]

NW Panel Talks Diversity Report, Lived E...

Reaping the full benefits of Northwest Arkansas’ diverse population requires newcomers to reach out to the community to welcome them, speakers said at a panel Friday hosted by the Northwest Arkansas Council. Arkansas. For example, people think the Asian Business Association of Arkansas is for Asians operating businesses in Arkansas, said group founder and president […]

Ruling leaves questions over Boy Scouts ...

By RANDALL CHASE – Associated Press DOVER, Delaware (AP) — A Delaware bankruptcy judge approved parts of the Boy Scouts of America’s reorganization plan but rejected other provisions, saying in a ruling Friday that the organization had “decisions to make.” ” regarding the plan. Judge Laurie Selber Silverstein released her 281-page ruling, months after the […]

Marlborough-based charity gets $100,000 ...

Karleen Habin and Mary Lou Woodford of Cancer1Source received a $100,000 scholarshipgrant from the Cummings Foundation. At the Cummings Foundation Grant Celebration, theywere accompanied by the mayor of Marlborough, Arthur Vigeant. MARLBOROUGH – Marlborough-based public charity Cancer1Source will receive a $100,000 grant from the Cummings Foundation, Mayor Arthur Vigeant has announced. Cancer1Source was created by […]

Innovation Studio volunteer receives Qui...

Jim Young was enveloped in gratitude and honor for the many lives he touched – including hundreds of veterans – when he received a Quilt of Valor during a July 29 presentation at the Nebraska Innovation Studio from the University of Nebraska-Lincoln. During the presentation, Young was accompanied by his sister-in-law, Pat Young, and his […]

It’s worse than anyone cares to admit

Comment Yesterday’s news was entirely consumed in the throes of yet another definition change. What everyone understood as being in a recession was suddenly changed by a government decree. It’s not a recession, they say. All is well, they say, unless you are one of the cave-dwellers who desire abundant, low-cost energy, food, shelter, and […]

As Friday’s Mega Millions Draw Approache

One of the biggest lottery prizes in the country rose a little more on Thursday as the Mega Millions jackpot increased to around $1.1 billion. Rise ahead of Friday night’s draw makes jackpot third largest, behind $1.5 billion awards won in 2018 and 2016. The Mega Millions prize has become so important because it has […]

The fire of the structure of Sturgis mak...

A structure fire at a quadruplex on Edmunds Street in Sturgis on Monday morning displaced nine residents, highlighting the volunteer work of the Sturgis Volunteer Fire Department and local Red Cross volunteers. The Sturgis Volunteer Fire Department responded to a call at 2:17 a.m. for a fire that broke out on the back deck of […]

Residents of Andrew Square, officials do...

A North Grafton man’s proposal to transform the decrepit and now shuttered Supreme House of Pizza at 313 Old Colony Ave. in South Boston at a modern recreational marijuana store met with strong opposition at a community meeting this evening – just a day after the owner of the pizzeria withdrew his request for pizza […]

NCUA vs. FDIC: What’s the difference?

With the volume of ads for banks appearing online and on TV, you’ve no doubt heard the term “FDIC insured.” It’s the federal government’s guarantee that your money is safe—up to a certain amount—in the event of a bank failure. But if your “bank” is a credit union, does the guarantee still apply? Yes. The […]

Charity status for mum in Chapel-en-le-F...

Within days, Gemma Ellis secured a charity number for The Gem Foundation – Stage 4 Deserves More, but she also took over a retail unit in Chapel and received a letter from Boris Johnson praising the good work what she did. The 39-year-old said: “I don’t think it’s sunk in yet to be honest. It […]

How Experts Say You Can Make Your Resume...

A record number of workers quit their jobs, searched for a new one and renegotiated along the way. But with all the opportunities in today’s job market, there are also challenges, especially when it comes to standing out in a sea of ​​job seekers. About 1 in 5 workers, or 22%, said they would likely […]

Lake County News, CA – California Suprem

Tani G. Cantil-Sakauye, Chief Justice of the Supreme Court of California. Courtesy picture. SAN FRANCISCO — Chief Justice Tani G. Cantil-Sakauye announced Wednesday that she will not run for California’s chief justice in the November 2022 general election. She will complete her current term on January 1, 2023, after 32 years of service at all […]

New England develops new guaranteed tran...

The New England Board of Higher Education, a multi-state pact dedicated to supporting higher education in the region, is developing guaranteed transfer pathways in three additional states as part of its New England Transfer Guarantee. The guarantee, already established in Connecticut, Massachusetts and Rhode Island last year, allows eligible community college graduates to transfer directly […]

Charity car show benefits Lima charities

LIMA — Mother Nature may have dampened attendance at the 15th annual Westgate Charity Auto Show, held June 26 at the Apollo Career Center, but that hasn’t dampened morale among show organizers. , who were always able to help the necessary funds flow to a variety of charities in the area. Six of those charities […]

Citizens on Patrol volunteer defends pro...

Theo Reed joins the push for the local program to be reinstated by the Greater Sudbury Police Service as soon as possible, and argues that Citizens on Patrol is more effective than one-time efforts led by community stewards with good intentions Although excited to see people taking it upon themselves to start their own neighborhood […]

Chief Justice Cantil-Sakauye announces s...

San Francisco—Chief Justice Tani G. Cantil-Sakauye today announced that she would not seek re-election as Chief Justice of California in the November 2022 general election. She will end her current term on January 1, 2023, after 32 years of service at all levels of the courts of State. As California’s 28th Chief Justice, she is […]

Cesar Chavez’s home in San Jose will bec

The family home of one of San Jose’s greatest activists will be transformed into a community center, continuing his work for future generations. The Amigos de Guadalupe association, with the help of the city, bought Cesar Chavez’s family home this week. The historic monument at 53 Scharff Ave. in East San Jose has been owned […]

How to help your student return to colle...

Whether your student took a gap year to rest and reflect, work, travel, or because of the pandemic, they were not alone. Time magazine reported that in 2020 alone, more than 7 million students canceled their enrollment plans in the fall to prepare for a gap year. After such a long hiatus from studying, it […]

22 Civic Actions Companies Can Take in 2...

2022 will be a significant year that will make community members stronger. It is a crucial year for our nation’s democracy. Each citizen in America will be able to vote to determine how we shape the future of our country during the midterm elections of 2022. We will vote together about every place of the […]

New Delhi City Council organizes events ...

New Delhi City Council NEW DELHI: To mark 75 years of independence, New Delhi City Council (NDMC) has decided to install the Tiranga on streetlights at selected locations such as Connaught Place, Shanti Path, Khan Market, Sardar Patel Marg, Safdarjung Flyover and Ranjit Singh Flyover from August 13-15. As part of the Har Ghar Tiranga […]

Ed Department proposes to tighten 90/10 ...

Listen to the article 6 minutes This audio is generated automatically. Please let us know if you have any comments. The U.S. Department of Education on Tuesday released a series of new regulatory proposals that would limit the amount of federal financial aid for-profit colleges can receive, add new rules for proprietary institutions converting to […]

‘A Night of Glitz and Glamour’ Charity B

After a Covid-19 hiatus, the Otago Polytechnic Cancer Society’s annual Spring Ball is back, bringing a night of “glitter and glamour”. Organizing Committee Chair Sarah Simmers said the event would be held at Dunedin Town Hall on September 2 and it was hoped that over $100,000 could be raised to support the Otago Division and […]

Ludington native awarded Army Outstandin...

BOSTON — Culinary Specialist 1st Class Blake Bentz, a native of Ludington, received the Military Medal for Outstanding Volunteer Service aboard the USS Constitution on July 14. The Military Medal for Exceptional Volunteer Service is awarded to military members who perform outstanding volunteer community service of a sustained, direct and consequential nature. “I’m happy to […]

Public support for higher education wave...

While Americans continue to believe in the all-encompassing value of higher education, the share that says colleges and universities have a positive effect “on how things are done in this country today” has declined by 14 percentage points since 2020, according to a new survey from New America. Varying Degrees 2022, the higher education think […]

Metro Roundup: Alabama Breast Cancer Res...

The Alabama Breast Cancer Research Foundation will host four fundraisers between August and October. Here are some details for each: DISC GOLF GOES PINK This event is Saturday, August 13 in Calera. Players will play 36 holes on two courses at Oliver Park and George W. Roy Recreational Park. Registration opens at 7:30 a.m. and […]

PMC volunteer dies after 21 years of ser...

PIKEVILLE, Ky. (WYMT) – Bobby Sullivan has served his community until the end. With over 11,000 volunteer hours accumulated over 21 years of dedication, Sullivan’s work at Pikeville Medical Center has made him a popular friend and a face in the Pikeville community. “There was no limit to what Bobby couldn’t do or what departments […]

Collaboration vs contestability: civic s...

It has become commonplace to observe that across the world civic spaces are shrinking and democracies are regressing. Year after year, organizations such as Freedom House and Civicus regularly publish evidence of a steady and progressive erosion of democratic principles and practices in most parts of the world. This erosion is most evident in government […]

Helping people discover their power thro...

HHow does a community like Homewood, PA tackle lead in the ground that harms children or the proliferation of vacant lots? Khalif Ali, executive director of Common Cause Pennsylvania, a nonpartisan organization that serves as a watchdog against corruption and voter suppression for Pennsylvanians, says it starts with creating civic-minded spaces where people can learn […]

Keiser University in Tampa awards $25,00...

Keizer University in Tampa is helping a local high school student achieve new educational goals with a $25,000 scholarship. In July, the university partnered with Gentlemen’s Quest of Tampa to help support its STEM camp and provide a scholarship for a senior graduate. Gentlemen’s Quest of Tampa is a non-profit organization that aims to train […]

British and Irish Lions | Rugby referee...

British and Irish Lions July 25, 2022 10:54 a.m. Reading time: 2 minutes Rugby referee Andrew Peterson has raised over £100,000 in memory of legendary British and Irish Lions prop Tom Smith after completing an epic 2,500km run. The 55-year-old father of four weathered the UK’s worst heat wave on record, spending more than 16 […]

Jack Todd: Change at Hockey Canada must ...

Breadcrumb Links Sports Montreal Canadiens Upside down hockey Hockey No one wants to see the people who landed this national institution in the hot water tasked with cleaning up the mess. Author of the article: Jack Todd • Montreal Gazette Special If the folks running Hockey Canada thought they could push their way through this […]

Majnu Ka Tila, Chandni Chowk to be redev...

The Delhi government plans to gradually develop food hubs throughout the city. In the first phase, Majnu Ka Tila in north Delhi, known as the nation’s capital’s “Little Tibet”, and Chandni Chowk market, known for its street food, will be redeveloped into mega food hubs. Announcing the initiative, Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal said: “Unemployment […]

Name removal | Realtors donate to Pajar...

Last week, agents at Christie’s International Real Estate Sereno Coastal offices presented a check for $7,500 to Pajaro Valley Shelter Services, their Q2 Community Impact grant recipient for April-June 2022. Pajaro Valley Shelter Services helps provide local families with a path to a stable, sustainable, and independent future through short and long-term housing and support […]

Osceola County, Chairman Brandon Arringt...

As families and individuals in our community face financial pressure from inflation and continue to experience food insecurity related to the COVID-9 pandemic, Osceola County, with the help of local organizations non-profit and committed volunteer, continues to work to organize free food distribution events to help those in need. On Saturday, Osceola County and Osceola […]

Investors bought a quarter of homes sold...

Investors bought nearly a quarter of U.S. single-family homes sold last year, often driving up rents for suburban families. The problem is particularly acute in some Sun Belt states amid evidence that investors can often outbid other buyers, keeping starter homes out of the hands of potential owners, especially black suburban and Hispanic families. Some […]

Bhubaneswar Municipal Corporation has ma...

By Express press service BHUBANESWAR: Stepping up action against public waste and open dumping of waste in random locations in the state capital, the Bhubaneswar Municipal Corporation (BMC) has come up with a new Standard Operating Procedure (SOP ) making it mandatory for restaurants, commercial establishments as well as residential corporations and individual households to […]

‘Game-changing’ blood test is even bette

A simple blood test that promises to be more effective at detecting early-stage breast cancer than a mammogram has been hailed as a “game changer” for women’s health. The Trucheck test, which highlights cancer cells circulating in the blood, correctly identifies 92% of breast cancers, about five percentage points more than mammography. But scientists say […]

Volunteers in Medicine Director Ilana St...

Ilana Steinhauer GREAT BARRINGTON — Ilana Steinhauer, Executive Director of Vvolunteers at Medicine Berkshiresreceived the Sixth Annual Robert Wood Johnson Foundation Award for Health Equity presented by the National Association of Free & Charitable Clinics. The Robert Wood Johnson Foundation – the nation’s leading health and healthcare philanthropy – developed this awards program to find […]

The 3Cs celebrate another year of charit...

COEUR d’ALENE — “We did it again!” It was the joyous proclamation made after the women of Cancer & Community Charities – better known as the 3Cs – decided which local organizations will receive the funds they raised this year. The 3Cs will be handing out $111,550 at their annual appreciation luncheon next month. 2022 […]

Warren volunteers help search for missin...

Candice Caffas, 34, was last seen on July 16. The search for a missing Meadville woman has been going on for a week – and on Friday it was time to bring some help from Warren County. Candice Caffas, 34, was last seen on Saturday July 16 at Lake Conneaut. Hundreds […]

The sports center sparkles at the offici...

Thousands of visitors have enjoyed the Diamond Valley Sports and Fitness Center since it underwent its $16.5 million redevelopment. And the Greensborough center was in sparkling form last night during its official opening celebrations. Deputy Mayor Ben Ramcharan and councilors joined Eltham MP Vicki Ward, representing Community Sports Minister Ros Spence, Bundoora MP Colin Brooks, […]

Anti-LGBTQ hate group reorganizes itself...

The Family Research Council, the far-right political think tank and political lobby group, has been granted nonprofit 501(c)(3) tax-exempt status by the US Internal Revenue Service as a church with its leader, Tony Perkins. , as minister. FRC pushed for legislation banning gender-affirming surgery, filed amicus briefs backing repeal Roe v. Wade, and worked tirelessly […]

Flushing community to launch outdoor mar...

The Greater Flushing Chamber of Commerce and GrowNYC are collaborating to launch the 2022 Flushing Greenmarket season at a new location in front of Bowne Playground and PS 20 on Sanford Avenue between Union Street and Bowne Street starting July 27. Managed by GrowNYC, the Flushing Greenmarket will be open every Wednesday from 8 a.m. […]

Rage Against the Machine donates $75,000...

Rage against the machine made another significant donation to a charitable cause, this time to a number of Indigenous charities across Canada. They announced the donation on Twitter yesterday (July 21.) “Charity tickets purchased by our fans at Tuesday’s show in Hamilton, Ontario raised $75,000,” the band tweeted. “These funds will be distributed by why […]

Alabama teenager, first student with aut...

Birmingham Virginia offers more than world-class health care. Service opportunities to help others are available daily at the medical center. For more than 25 years, opportunities to inspire Alabama’s teen community have opened doors that connect young people to volunteerism. For 2022, we are proud to have Bryson Gause, the first autistic teenage student, participate […]

Aurinia Announces Positive CHMP Opinion ...

The positive CHMP opinion is based on a comprehensive submission including data from the AURORA 1 pivotal efficacy study and the AURORA 2 continuation study, demonstrating that voclosporin is safe and well tolerated for up to three years of treatment. Based on the CHMP recommendation, a decision from the European Commission is expected in about […]

Wikipedia’s role in lecture notes makes

Andrew Lih, technology journalist, digital strategist and author, speaks on July 20, 2022 at the Amphitheater. Lih’s talk discussed how open access to technology allows us to connect with our cultural heritage. GEORGIA PRESSLEY/STAFF PHOTOGRAPHER CHAUTAUQUA – Andrew Lih is one of the main reasons why Wikipedia fills the knowledge gap […]

Cancer Research UK and Sosei Heptares si...

Sosei Group Company HTL0039732 is a novel EP4 antagonist with the potential to treat a wide range of cancers in combination with other immunotherapies TOKYO, Japan and LONDON and CAMBRIDGE, UK, July 22 Feb. 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Sosei Group Corporation (“the Company”; TSE: 4565), an international biopharmaceutical company and world leader in GPCR1-structure-based drug […]

Looking for ways to get involved? Volun...

Each year, the Oakland Public Education Fund connects hundreds of volunteers with Oakland schools to help tutor students, assist teachers, beautify campuses, and more. The Education Fund is currently seeking volunteers for its back to school beautification week August 1-5. Volunteers will work three-hour shifts at a school to help teachers set up their classrooms, […]

If parents can buy cricket equipment, th...

Mumbai: While parents can buy the necessary equipment to play cricket for their children, they can also buy a bottle of water, the Bombay High Court said on Thursday in a public interest litigation hearing seeking orders for the Board of Cricket Control of India (BCCI), the Mumbai Cricket Association (MCA) and the state government […]

DHR Global is hiring an Executive Direct...

July 21, 2022 — The nonprofit practice of DHR Global helped land Tabitha Schmidt as executive director of the Museum of Arts & Sciences (MOAS) in Daytona Beach, FL. She succeeds interim chief executive Maria Hane and former chief executive Andrew Sandall. The mission was led by James Abruzzo, Managing Partner, Nonprofit Global Practice and […]

Cancer wait times in Wales are ‘unaccept

//= do_shortcode(‘[in-content-square]’) ?> CT and PET scanner. The photo of joncallas is licensed under CC BY 2.0. A leading charity says waiting times for a cancer diagnosis are ‘unacceptable’ after latest official figures confirmed that just over half of patients in Wales start treatment in the eight weeks following suspicion of cancer. In May, only […]

More classrooms, better infrastructure f...

Vijayawada: With the increase in demand for admission to municipal schools, the Vijayawada Municipal Corporation (VMC) has focused on building additional classrooms in schools. Education minister Botcha Satyanarayana on Tuesday laid the foundation stone for the construction of 168 additional classrooms in VMC schools. The demand for admission to municipal schools has increased with the […]

Block Admission | USU

While more information will be given at the beginning of the semester, here is some basic information about the elementary block. The elementary block consists of five courses taken at the same time to prepare you for teaching students. Provisionally, classes will take place from 9:00 a.m. to 11:00 a.m. on Wednesdays and Thursdays and […]

Jill Biden stops for ice cream at Arethu...

Biden went with one of the creamery’s fresh waffle cones, filled with a few scoops of coconut and toasted almond ice cream. Lamont went for a milkshake. “Beyond their mutual love of ice cream and teaching children, Governor Lamont and the First Lady continued their conversation from the previous stop about how Connecticut uses ARPA […]

‘A giant leap’: Charities hail plan to e

The government’s decision to remove additional barriers some LGBTQ couples face in accessing NHS-funded fertility treatments has been welcomed by charities and equality organisations. Under current rules, heterosexual couples can access NHS-funded fertility treatment once they demonstrate they have been trying to conceive naturally for a period of time. However, single women and same-sex female […]

Volunteer to help Ukrainian refugees ami...

Dr. Paula Rackoff, right, crosses the border between Ukraine and Poland, pushing a cart of medical supplies. Courtesy of Lev Echad By Debra Nussbaum Cohen July 20, 2022 Dr. Paula Rackoff and three medical colleagues were returning from a long day caring for Ukrainian refugees in Poland when they realized they were almost out of […]

Italian Prime Minister sets conditions f...

Comment this story Comment ROME — Italian Prime Minister Mario Draghi said spontaneous shows of support for his government were “unprecedented and impossible to ignore” as he weighed on Wednesday whether to rescind his bid to resign. Draghi challenged partner parties in his governing coalition to come together after a key party declined his support, […]