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Nepalese association celebrates cultural festivals of indigenous community

Chargé d’Affaires at the Embassy of Nepal in Qatar Lakshuman Khanal and others celebrating cultural festivals. Doha: Nepali Non-Resident Association (NRNA) Qatar celebrated national cultural festivals of the indigenous community of Nepal. The Association has organized festivals including Maghe Sankranti (Minam Sar Lhes), Chasok Tangnam, Balihang Tangnam, Tamu Lhosar, Sakela …

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Surrey councilors question rising costs for major community projects – Peace Arch News

Three Surrey councilors asked city staff at Monday night’s council meeting to explain why costs have risen for two major community projects, Cloverdale Sport and Ice Complex and Newton Community Centre. The board has increased the spending authority limit for its contract with Taylor Kurtz Architecture + Design Inc., in …

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Colorado Ukrainian community member doesn’t want Ukraine to ‘become like Syria’ – CBS Denver

ARVADA, Colorado (CBS4) – Members of the Ukrainian community in Colorado are praying for peace as fears grow that Russia could invade Ukraine within days. The concerns come as a growing number of Russians forces now encircle Ukraine’s borders. U.S. officials fear Russia could orchestrate a reason to move to …

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Community: Krewe of Tucumcari begins Mardi Gras festivities | Entertainment/Life

The Krewe of Tucumcari, Baton Rouge’s oldest Mardi Gras Krewe, kicked off its 2022 festivities on January 29 with a royal gathering hosted by the Ladies of Tucumcari. Krewe President Joey Culmone introduced the 2022 tribunal and thanked Amey and Keith Crousillac to host the party at home. In addition …

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Surrey RCMP plan community outreach after shooting, handgun found at school – Peace Arch News

Surrey RCMP say they are planning school and community outreach in Fraser Heights after a fatal shooting and a handgun were found at an elementary school in the same week. On February 8, police were called to the intersection of 104th Avenue and 168th Street after reports of gunfire. Two …

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“A lifetime of memories”: The Greenback family turns tragedy into community support | Community

Tyson Waid’s time on this earth has been far too short. He was just shy of his fourth birthday when he died on Christmas Eve 2020 from a rare and incurable form of brain cancer. This Greenback family, mom Maggie and dad Colt, made the most of every day together, …

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Community Calendar – The Daily Globe

Email calendar items and community news to [email protected] For more information, call 906-932-2211. Thursday February 10 Pickleball, 9 a.m. to noon, Memorial Building, Ironwood. Bessemer St. Vincent de Paul, financial aid, 9-10 a.m.; pantry, from 10 a.m. to 12 p.m. 906-663-4436. Ironwood St. Vincent de Paul Food Pantry and Financial …

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The Former and Future Community of Clifton | Western Colorado

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South Kaduna Killings: The Government Has Failed Us

From Sola Ojo, Kaduna Leaders of the Atyap Community Development Association (ACDA) in Zangon Kataf Local Government Area, Kaduna State, on Monday expressed their dissatisfaction with the government’s efforts to end the surge murders and destruction of property on their lands by armed terrorists. The association’s president, Samuel T Achie, …

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In meeting with Imran, Xi calls for closer community ties with ‘shared future’

BEIJING/ISLAMABAD: China is willing to work with Pakistan to accelerate the building of a “closer community with a shared future” in the new era, President Xi Jinping said Sunday in a much-anticipated meeting with Prime Minister Imran Khan. . The shared future would “bring benefits to the peoples of both …

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Salween Peace Park calls on the international community to intervene after the deadly attacks by the Burmese junta

Representatives of the Salween Peace Park (SPP) have expressed outrage over the deadly attacks by the Burmese junta in Karen State. Speaking in a press release today, the SPP said that at 1 a.m. the Myanmar military launched an airstrike on a Karen village in Salween Peace Park, killing two …

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Sheriff’s Sgt. Ramon Gutierrez is remembered for his dedication to family and community

Growing up, Ramon Gutierrez played cops and robbers with his friends — and he made his friends play bad guys so he could play good guys, always with his plastic handcuffs in his hand. It was just a story the Harris County Sheriff’s Office Sergeant, his son Alfredo Gutierrez shared …

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Pasco Community Calendar | News

PHSC Family Fun Festival Pasco-Hernando State College will host a free family entertainment festival and health fair at the college’s New Port Richey campus, 10230 Ridge Road, on Saturday, February 5, from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. The festivities will include music, food, campus tours, children’s activities, crafts, games, prizes …

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Community heartbroken as Cork boy killed in locally named alley

The West Cork community has paid tribute to a young boy who was tragically killed after being hit by a car in a driveway. Little Rowan Duster Bennett Lawn was rushed to hospital on Tuesday after the crash in Tralispean, just south of Skibbereen. Rowan was taken to CUH where …

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Border tragedy: the community mourns its family

Winnipeg’s Gujarati community prayed during an online vigil on Saturday for the Indian family of four who froze to death last week trying to cross the border from Canada into the United States. The dignitaries sent their condolences, while Bhadresh Bhatt led the solemn ceremony. He sang prayers for the …

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Chinatown community optimistic but ‘very nervous’ as Lunar New Year approaches

This year was meant to mark the triumphant return of Chinatown’s Lunar New Year celebrations after the in-person festivities were canceled in 2021 due to the COVID-19 pandemic. Instead, the Year of the Tiger – which signifies strength, courage, power and great change – will begin with cautious optimism. “It’s …

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SimplePin’s digital payment platform selected by Coastal Community Insurance Services | Nation/World

PALM BEACH, Fla., Jan. 28, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — (“SimplePin”), a leading provider of cloud-based digital payments infrastructure for the insurance industry, has been selected by Coastal Community Insurance Services (2007) Ltd. (CCIS) to automate the payment process and improve the customer experience. CCIS, a subsidiary of Coastal Community Credit …

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Antrim community rallies around family after man dies in workplace incident

A community in Co Antrim is rallying around the family of a man who died after a ‘workplace incident’. John Traynor, from Ballycastle, died following the incident on Knockagh Road in Carrickfergus on Wednesday morning. In a Facebook post, IJ Lynn & Sons Ltd said: “This is the hardest post …

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Navasota community remembers heroism of former fire chief

NAVASOTA, Texas — Tinkerbell the dog is one of the most prized possessions of John LeFlore, a retired attorney and former Grimes County Justice of the Peace. She brings him comfort and love every day. The reason LeFlore has Tinkerbell in her life is due to her longtime friend and …

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Community Vigil and GoFundMe Campaign in Honor of North Vermilion Student Killed in Shipwreck

A North Vermilion High School senior was killed in a Saturday night crash on US Highway 167 that also killed the driver of the other vehicle. Louisiana State Police Squad I began investigating the two-vehicle crash near Lurby Road in Vermilion Parish around 9:30 p.m. Saturday, according to a statement …

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Community continues to heal as suspect prepares for trial 3 years after massacre

SEBRING, Florida. – Sunday marks three years since the peace and quiet normally found in the city of Sebring was shattered. On January 23, 2019, Zephen Xaver drove into SunTrust Bank along US 27 south of Jackson Lake, opened fire and killed five women inside. Four of the five victims …

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Houthi aggression clearly threatens global community: UAE envoy to UN

United Nations: Terrorist attacks by the Houthi militia not only threaten the lives of UAE citizens, but also the lives of citizens of all UN member states who call the UAE home, said Lana Nusseibeh, Permanent Representative of the United Arab Emirates to the United Nations. “Today the [UN Security] …

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Asian destinations | Community | dailyuw.com

Julie Vo Editor’s Note: “Huskies Abroad” is a bi-weekly column exploring UW’s extensive study abroad programs with recommendations on select programs and destinations. Let’s be honest, the UW study abroad the page is overwhelming. You open “List All” and suddenly you have a hundred programs at your disposal. If you’re …

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FM Szijjártó ahead of UN debate calls on the international community to make it clear that they stand with Israel

The situation in the Middle East is a key issue for Hungary for several reasons, including regional security and waves of migration, Péter Szijjártó, Hungarian Minister for Foreign Affairs, noted in New York on Wednesday. If trends point towards stability, peace and tranquility in the region, new waves of migration …

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The Woodlands Yoga Studio offers physical, mental and spiritual relief to the community

Sue Brooks, owner of Woodlands Yoga Studio, said she started taking classes at the studio when it opened in 2004 before buying the studio in 2012. (Ally Bolender/Community Impact Newspaper) Sue Brooks, owner of The Woodlands Yoga Studio, has taken classes at the studio since it opened in 2004, and …

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Kildare community mourns after sudden death of ‘charming’ Credit Union CEO Mark Bailey

A community in Kildare mourns after the sudden death of its ‘charming’ Credit Union CEO Mark Bailey The Celbridge man died at the private Mater Hospital on January 15. Mark, who was CEO of Celbridge District Credit Union, was described as a “charming gentleman” by those who knew him. The …

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Community-level climate resilience strategies

Clouds of fire – image: Jill Siegrist, cc 2.0 In late 2019, the California Community Economic Development Association (CCEDA), in partnership with Climate Resolve and a number of state agencies, began discussions on how to develop and implement adaptation strategies and climate resilience in the daily functions of community organizations …

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Mother kills three of her young children, shocking small California community: Police – Crime Online

A mother is accused of killing her three young children and attempting to kill herself in a small farming community in California, KMPH-TV reports. Police say Patricia Ortiz, 31, killed her 8-year-old daughter, Anna Ortiz Lara, and the girl’s two younger siblings, Matteo Ortiz Lara, 5, and Alexa Ortiz Lara, …

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Sidney Poitier and me – in Milwaukee and New York

By Richard G. CarterAs a Milwaukee-born black journalist and vintage film enthusiast who kept the notes of all my important interviews, my first exposure to black film actors was, as an inexperienced youth, the sassy 1943 “Stormy Weather.” It featured wonderful singers and dancers in non-threatening roles. I didn’t see …

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Coalition buys former KKK headquarters in Fort Worth to create community arts and healing center

The towering, dilapidated brick building on the north side of Fort Worth was once the Texas headquarters of the Ku Klux Klan, a legacy that Turn 1012 N. Main St. wants to reverse. The coalition of associations bought the former Cave No. 101 auditorium with plans transform it into Fred …

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Planting Seeds Int’l Anniversary Event Raises $ 10,000 to Support Community and Educational Efforts in Guatemala

Breadcrumb Links News Local news Planting Seeds International Co-Executive Director Shannon Moyle shares the organization’s history and long-standing relationship with its original founders, Richard and Susan Schmaltz (seated front row pictured) of Pembroke, at the 20th anniversary of the education program started by Richard and Susan in Guatemala. The anniversary …

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This Detroit coalition hopes to boost efforts with community inquiry

As pastor of City Covenant Church, a small church in the Brightmoor neighborhood of Detroit, Pastor Semmeal Thomas has previously had difficulty mobilizing resources to help his congregation and the community at large. Then, about ten years ago, Thomas started working with an organization called the Brightmoor Alliance. The collaboration …

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Funding for the young people of Newham to carry out community projects

Posted: 8:00 a.m. January 10, 2022 The Newham Council partners with the Recorder to celebrate the Year of the Adolescent until February 2022 – celebrating the achievements of young people and highlighting the services and support available to them. Newham Council’s Year of the Youth helps nine young people carry …

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Hymn Notes: Peace Be On Earth | Community

It’s a song that I hate to love. What do I mean by that? It’s a song that I love. I grew up with it. I memorized it and sang it with passion. The people in my church loved it. It is a song that uplifts the human spirit. It …

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The hockey community mourns the loss of a high school hockey player who died Thursday in Greenwich

On Friday, the hockey community in New Canaan, Greenwich and beyond mourned the loss of St. Luke’s Grade 10 student Teddy Balkind. The 15-year-old died Thursday after sustaining an injury during a JV hockey game at Brunswick School’s Hartong rink in Greenwich. During the game, the teenager fell on the …

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Three dead, houses set on fire as shepherds ransack Ondo community

No less than three people were reportedly killed when gunmen suspected of being Fulani herders on Thursday invaded the community of Molege in the local government area of ​​Ose in Ondo state. The armed men allegedly attacked the community following the residents’ refusal to let the shepherds graze on their …

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But connect: what it means to be a community

Marie brownhill Game Industry News publishes the best blog posts from people writing about the game industry. Articles here may originally appear on Marie’s blog, Fan Collective Unimatrix 47. “… But to connect” serves as a sort of midseason finale as Discovery will be on hiatus until February 10, and …

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Three local leaders give their thoughts on the coming year | Community | Savannah News, Events, Restaurants, Music

Shirley Sessions Mayor, Town of Tybee Island “The only constant is change… Whether it’s changing from 2021 to 2022 and beyond, the only thing we are sure of is that there will be change. I learned the importance of adapting to this change and making it work in a positive …

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Cameroon: Western Region – Community leaders learn about human rights violations

A two-day information and awareness training seminar bringing together village heads, group leaders, leaders of religious groups and young people, organized by an NGO, International League of Women for Peace and Freedom (WILPF -Cameroun) which was held in Mbouda from December 10 to 11 The seminar, which took place in …

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The Duluth Human Resources Expert Perspective: Benefits Matter – For Employees and Community

The truth is, having a meaningful benefit package helps employers stay competitive. In the case of the city, it will help keep our city safe and vibrant. Equally important is the compensation of current employees and potential hires. The city is already struggling to hire police, firefighters and snowplow operators. …

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Faith: What is our biggest challenge? | Community

If you expect this conversation to be about hardships and adversity, you are partly right. We have already discussed this. It is important to know that you have tools available to help you navigate difficult and devastating life circumstances. I hope you will remember the three promises God makes about …

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RCEP helps emerging Asia-Pacific community with a shared future

Editor’s Note: Ji Xianbai is an assistant professor at the School of International Studies at Renmin University of China. He is the author of “Mega-regionalism and the geo-economic competition of the great powers”. The article reflects the views of the author and not necessarily those of CGTN. For a long …

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486 incidents of violence against the Christian community in 2021, according to United Christian Front | Latest India News

The United Christian Front (UCF) said on Friday that 2021 was the “most violent” year for Christians in India, as 486 incidents of violence against the community were recorded in the country. “The national slogan of ‘Sab Ka Saath, Sab Ka Vikas’ has turned out to be a hollow and …

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Community safety, crime reduction LPS priorities for 2022

By Alejandra Pulido-Guzman – Lethbridge Herald on December 30, 2021. Herald photo by Alejandra Pulido-Guzman Chief Shahin Mehdizadeh says the past year has provided the Lethbridge Police Service with an opportunity for reflection and a chance to chart a course to a better future. LETHBRIDGE HERALDapulido@lethbridgeherald.com For the Lethbridge Police …

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Brevard County Sheriff Wayne Ivey wishes the local community a Merry Christmas

Message from Sheriff Wayne Ivey On behalf of the 1,700 proud men and women of the Brevard County Sheriff’s Office, Susan, Junny and I wish you and your families a very Merry Christmas! (Image BCSO) BREVARD COUNTY, FLORIDA – On behalf of the 1,700 proud men and women of the …

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Voices from the community: When Calvary arrives at Christmas | Community voice

On Friday, December 25, 1863, world-renowned literary critic and celebrated poet Henry Wadsworth Longfellow wrote a poignant poem seeking to capture the dynamic and dissonance in his own heart and in the world he observed around him that day of Christmas. The poem “Christmas Bells” would soon become a song …

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Thank You: Ko’asek Community Holds Traditional Fire Ceremony | Community

CLAREMONT – Members of the traditional Ko’asek (Co’wasuck) band of the sovereign Abenaki nation held their first winter solstice celebration in Claremont on Tuesday evening, with a traditional fire ceremony to welcome the heat and light of the sun as a community. The 430-member Ko’asek received the land last year …

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Indie Studios brings creative community to booming Armour-Ottley neighborhood in Buckhead

In a soundproof room of a former warehouse in Buckhead’s booming Armor-Ottley business district, a man in a sensor-covered jumpsuit performs martial arts-style moves, pulling the invisible strings of a virtual reality character on a computer nearby. His name is Sam Raiffeisen, and for him, it’s just another day at …

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Forestry community said they don’t have to choose FDA as arbiter – FrontPageAfrica

Gbarnga – Lawyers for the just concluded three-day Annual General Assembly (AG) meeting of the National Union of Community Forest Management Bodies (NUCFMB) in Gbarnga, Bong County, told the community representatives that they had no obligation to select the Forestry Development Authority (FDA) or any of its officials as arbiter …

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The importance of your year-end insurance report

Nancy J. Hite, CFP, Trustee and Author, The Retirement Mirage You have a physical exam at least once a year to make sure you’re in good physical shape. You should also take a life insurance checkup once a year to make sure your coverage gives you and your family all …

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Filipino community leaders tell Maria Ressa: “You are not alone”

“Ressa, Ressa,” di ka nag-iisa “, sing Filipinos from all walks of life in Oslo as posted byThe Oslo office The following photo report originally appeared in The Oslo Desk. Photo by Ka Man Mak Filipino journalist and co-winner of the 2021 Nobel Peace Prize, Maria Ressa, met leaders of …

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Shop With a Cop helps bridge the gap between police and community

Routt County Sheriff’s Deputy John Daschle alongside Jaxon Shoemaker as they attend the annual Shop With a Cop event on Saturday, December 18, 2021. l Alison Berg / Steamboat Pilot & Today Jaxon Shoemaker’s smile beamed as he sorted through his Tech Deck finger-sized scooter, Nerf gun, box of Pringles, …

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Reservists step up defense of Sulu community against ASG

RESERVE FORCE. Three hundred members of the Tausug tribe are completing a 45-day Basic Citizen Military Training Thursday, December 16, 2021 in Jolo, Sulu. They will strengthen the community security force against the Abu Sayyaf group and become ambassadors for peace. (Photo courtesy of JTF – Sulu) CITY OF ZAMBOANGA …

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Voices from the Community: Building Relationships with the Poor to Fight Crime | Community voice

In response to the recent article that highlighted the efforts of the Kern County Sheriff’s Office to reduce crimes against people, I would like to point out that in 1994, researchers at the National Institute of Justice Policy Center in Washington, DC , defined vandalism as including “graffiti, dumping of …

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PM Lee thanks the international community for their contributions to the country, Parenting & Education News & Top Stories

SINGAPORE – Singapore’s international community has stood by Singaporeans during the difficult days of the Covid-19 pandemic, Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong said. And for the international community, the pandemic has been particularly hard due to travel restrictions and separation from their families, he added. Amidst these tensions, economic uncertainties …

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Order to close the Saciston house which has tormented the community

THE violence and anti-social behavior at this County Durham home left frightened neighbors feeling like prisoners in their own homes. Residents of Fynway, Sacriston, have made numerous reports to police, Durham County Council and Karbon Homes about violence and serious anti-social behavior in the home, including flows of visitors using …

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Rising crime in Pilsen sparks reunion among outraged community

CHICAGO – Neighbors seeking solutions to an outbreak of gun violence in Pilsen are pointing fingers at city leaders for help. At Lincoln Methodist Church on the West Side of Chicago on Monday evening, many stood up and sat down to voice their safety concerns amid spikes in crime. “We …

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Women congressional candidates push for community approach to COVID

DAVAO CITY (MindaNews / December 12) – Two candidates vying for a seat in Congress are pushing for a more community-based approach to the pandemic and the gradual decline of a militarized response to an epidemiological problem. Peace and development worker Maria Victoria “Mags” Maglana and anesthesiologist Jean Lindo are …

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SPIRIT OF GIVING: Mindfulness Expert Aims to Promote Community Healing

Breadcrumb Links Local news A mindfulness coach encourages Londoners to come together and find inner peace this holiday season, while making a tangible impact on the city’s indigenous, Muslim and homeless communities. Author of the article: Serena marotta Release date : Dec 11, 2019 2021 • 4 hours ago • …

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From the community editorial board: vaccine protests

Last weekend 200 people marched through Boulder County to protest the vaccine needs for indoor settings. Your take? It is absolutely the right of people not to be vaccinated. Everyone should have control of his own body and have a say on what composes. In addition, state and local governments, …

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Evelyn R. Shaw, 93, of Northborough

Northborough – On December 6, we lost a wonderful woman. Evelyn “Amma” Sawyer died peacefully at her home in Northborough, joining those waiting to greet her. Evelyn grew up in Naugatuck, Connecticut, daughter of James and Philomena (Gagliardi) Mariano. Evelyn spent her 93 years spreading love and joy to all …

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Newark calls on social workers and community to slow rise in violence

NEWARK, NJ – The violence didn’t start overnight in New Jersey’s largest city. And it’s not going to end overnight, officials say. That was the message from Newark’s Director of Public Safety Brian O’Hara on Tuesday night as he outlined a plan to reduce violence in the city for the …

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When Chicago won’t invest in black neighborhoods, the community steps in

The Whole Foods saga is perhaps the most revealing and surprising expression of this spirit. In 2013, the grocery chain shocked the city by announcing that it would be opening a store in Englewood, and I covered the story for Chicago’s public radio station, WBEZ. No one had seen it …

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Reception at the Congress of American Indians of the Kashmiri-Pandit community

New Delhi, December 6 Global Kashmiri Pandit Diaspora is hosting the private screening of “The Kashmir Files”, a film directed and written by award-winning director Vivek Agnihotri and produced by award-winning actor Pallavi Joshi. The film is based on the Kashmir Pandit genocide and ethnic cleansing. The film portrays the …

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Konyak community decides to abstain from the Hornbill Festival

The community of Konyak in Nagaland has decided to refrain from any further participation in the Hornbill Festival 2021. The decision was taken on December 5 after 13 day laborers were reportedly killed by security forces in the Mon district of Nagaland on December 4. As many as 13 civilians …

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All I Want For Christmas Are Coupons | Community

You are probably familiar with the phrase “Go big or go home.” Well, this Christmas I want to get little – and still enjoy being home. In fact, enjoy it a lot more with less “stuff” lying around in closets, cupboards and crates. Or stuff that I need to sweep …

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Dow Announces $ 60,000 Community Grant Recipients

Content of the article On Sunday, November 17, Dow Canada announced the recipients of its community grants. Content of the article “Following Philanthropy Day on November 15 and leading up to Giving Tuesday on November 30, Dow is pleased to announce the recipients of the $ 60,000 community grants that …

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Community calendar: technology and coffee, Santa’s house for the holidays

Technology and coffee, 9 a.m. to 11 a.m., Chickadee Coffeehouse & Deli, Barnum. Barnum Community Education is hosting the free event. Community members can come to the site for help with their cellphones, e-readers, tablets, laptops, social media platforms and more. Community education staff and Nathan Rimolde from RTS will …

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Watford Muslim youth help raise thousands in charity football marathon

One of the teams that participated in the charity event Submitted by AMYA Hertfordshire Young Muslims helped raise over £ 11,000 for Watford FC Community Trust and Railway Children charities which display the true teachings of Islam. Young Muslims in Watford, Hertfordshire have partnered with the Watford FC Community Trust …

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Age 14 Records Over 500 Hours of Community Service in 4 Months – KRQE NEWS 13 – Latest News, Albuquerque News, New Mexico News, Weather, and Videos

Pre-Professional SiSu Dance Academy Performs “Christmas Voice” This Holiday Season Video / 8 hours ago Video Providing support to families with young children, CHI St. Joseph’s Children offers free home visits Video / 9 hours ago Video Local Musicians to be Honored at 2021 New Mexico Music Hall of Fame …

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The Seadogs provide medical services to the community of Kaduna

The Kaduna State Chapter of the National Association of Sea Dogs (NAS) carried out medical awareness activities among the Katin Aga Agwa community in the Sabo region of Kaduna. The NAS, also known as the Brotherhood Pyrates, said raising public health awareness was in line with its core mandates of …

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Aurora community holds prayer vigil in Nome Park

Aurora town leaders and community members gathered in Nome Park, where six teenagers were gunned down. They joined in prayer and a call to action to keep students safe. AURORA, Colorado – Nearly two weeks after two separate school shootings in Aurora, city officials and community members gathered for a …

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Serving the community in multiple ways

There are so many ways to offer our service – to our fellow human beings, for the environment or for the nation. And for the sergeant. Clevin Joy G. Conde (Res) Philippine Army (PA) His service and support he offered to the 11th Regional Community Defense Group, Army Reserve Command …

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Petaluma Health Care District Hires Benjamin Spierings as Community Health Program Director

Benjamin Spierings was hired as a Community Health Program Manager by the Petaluma Health Care District. The Sonoma County public agency said Spierings will coordinate the district’s community health initiatives and partnerships, and expand community outreach efforts. He will also lead the district’s new community health worker program, which will …

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Dogs comfort Waukesha community after tragedy

WAUKESHA, Wis. (WBAY) – The K-9 Comfort Dog Lutheran Church comfort dog ministry has been deployed to Waukesha in the wake of the Christmas parade tragedy. Seven golden retrievers, including five from Wisconsin, offered their services at a vigil in Cutler Park on Monday night. “One thing they bring is …

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Community Unity Day promotes Duval, that’s us – Free Press of Jacksonville

It features Pastor Robert LeCount, CEO | Executive Director and Founder of Quench The Violence and Pastor of Disciples of Christ Church, and Jack Meeks, CPA. Quench the Violence, a Jacksonville-based non-profit organization whose mission is to promote peace, unity and community throughout Duval County, hosted “Unity in Community” on …

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Pensacola’s “Gospel on the Water” concert seeks to uplift the community

A special event this weekend in Pensacola that aims to uplift the community will feature an array of award-winning gospel singers spreading the message of hope. The event, entitled “The Gospel on the Water”, will take place Sunday at the amphitheater of the community maritime park. Among the artists scheduled …

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New York developer threatened to throw a pot-a-pot at a community children’s garden

A “Grinch-style” real estate developer who wants to raze part of a Manhattan community children’s garden to build apartments once threatened with overturning a port-a-pot on the sanctuary, a new lawsuit has found. Residents of the Lower East Side have been waging a legal battle since 2014 to protect the …

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