Monthly Archives: May 2022

Pierogi Queen closes to League City and more business news

Pierogi Queen closed on May 20. (Jake Magee/Community Impact Newspaper) Here’s a roundup of economic news from League City and Clear Lake. Open Fuji Sushi Asian Cuisine opened its Kemah restaurant in March. Located at 212 FM 518, the sushi restaurant serves teriyaki, tempura, fried rice, sushi rolls and sashimi. …

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Clarion Call for Peace and Justice in Nigeria

To register their grievance and pain over the recent murder of Deborah Samuel Yakubu in Sokoto State for alleged blasphemy, some civil society organizations like Catalyst of Peace and Justice in collaboration with Charlie Boy Foundation, Women Advocates Research and Documentation Centre, Muslim Peace Initiative, Committee for the Defense of …

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Community members and activists reflect and call for justice on Floyd ‘angelversary’

By Cole Miska, Minnesota Spokesperson-Recorder Wednesday, May 25, 2022 marked two years since the murder of George Perry Floyd, Jr. by former Minneapolis police officer Derek Chauvin. The killing, where Chauvin knelt on Floyd’s neck for nearly 10 minutes over an alleged counterfeit $20 bill, was met with global protests …

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The Douglas County Sheriff’s Honor Guard stood guard at the St. Paul Law Enforcement Memorial – Alexandria Echo Press

ST. PAUL – In honor of National Peace Officers Memorial Day, which is May 15, members of the Douglas County Sheriff’s Office Honor Guard stood guard at the Law Enforcement Memorial in St. Paul. They also honor those who made the ultimate sacrifice, especially Douglas County Sheriff’s Deputy Curt Felt, …

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New Mexico gubernatorial candidates view border through law enforcement lens

Republican primary voters in New Mexico who did not vote early or absentee can cast their ballot on June 7 to select the candidate they hope to make Democratic Gov. Michelle Lujan Grisham a one-term governor. This candidate will also compete with Karen Bedonie of the Libertarian Party, which has …

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SRO officer ends 34-year career in law enforcement | Local News

As Officer Joe Owens walked out of the building on Thursday afternoon, Deandre Smith met him at the door with a handshake, a hug and a gift card. Smith wasn’t going to let the Glynn County Schools Police Officer’s last day on the job at Golden Isles Elementary School go …

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Abrahams organizes a collection of baby formula | Herald Community Newspapers

As local families struggle to manage the impacts of a nationwide formula shortage, Nassau County Legislator Kevan M. Abrahams (D-Freeport) has partnered with Baldwin Public Libraries, Hempstead, Freeport, East Meadow, Roosevelt and Uniondale to launch a baby formula drive on Monday, May 23. All donations will be distributed to Long …

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Witnesses question law enforcement response to Texas school shooting

When news of the Robb Elementary School shooting in Uvalde, Texas spread, worried parents and residents gathered at the scene, where they said they pleaded with law enforcement to charge in the building and considered entering themselves while the shooter was inside the school for at least 40 minutes. Since …

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Law enforcement community remembers fallen officers | Local News

PAOLA – County law enforcement officers gathered with members of the public to honor and remember the men and women who made the ultimate sacrifice in the course of their service, during a memorial service on Friday May 20. The service was held in front of the First Responders Memorial …

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Bob Sinclair’s personal advice to community college graduates

Editor’s note: Bob Sinclair delivered the commencement address at Indian Hills Community College last week in Ottumwa, Iowa. Farm Equipment watched the video and requested a copy of the speech to share with other dealers. You did it! Each of you is a winner. Each of you is a grinder. …

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NGO trains 5,000 people in peace education in Adamawa

A non-governmental organization, Global Peace Development, which implements a European Union-funded peacebuilding initiative in conjunction with the British Council Managing Conflict in Nigeria, said it aims to train 5,000 people to peace education in 10 violence-prone communities. Guyuk and Lamurde Local Government Areas in Adamawa State. The main objective of …

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Law enforcement and firefighters will not participate in the Pride Parade unless organizers let them march in uniform

San Francisco law enforcement officers and firefighters said Monday they would not participate in the city’s annual Pride parade after Pride organizers said officers could not wear their uniforms during the parade. The San Francisco Police Officers Pride Alliance and LGBTQ+ members of the San Francisco Sheriff’s Office released a …

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Tanzania: Mwinyi salutes the contribution of the Goa community to development

ZANZIBAR President Hussein Mwinyi expressed his gratitude to the Goa community of Zanzibar for their contribution to the development of the country, including improving social services. In a meeting held at the State House in Zanzibar on Saturday, Dr Mwinyi informed Goa community leaders led by its chairperson, Amanda Demello, …

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Mayor of Palm Bay, Medina honors law enforcement officers who have lost their lives in the line of duty

Palm Bay Police Corporal Frank Tobar died in 2019 due to complications from COVID-19 Palm Bay City Mayor Rob Medina presented the Palm Bay Police Department with a proclamation honoring all law enforcement officers who have lost their lives in the line of duty, paying special tribute to Sgt. Frank …

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Mental health advocate raising awareness in his community

HARRISBURG, Pa. (WHTM) — A Harrisburg mental health advocate is working to connect people to resources. In honor of May, Mental Health Awareness Month, she hosted an event inviting the community to learn more. Asia Tippitt launched her “Mental Health Matters” organization during the pandemic, seeing the need for easy …

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Genesee Law Enforcement Honors Comrades Killed in Service | Top Stories

MT. MORRIS, Mich. (WJRT) — Families and law enforcement officers paid their respects to fallen comrades at Flint Memorial Park Cemetery Friday morning. The ceremony, held for Peace Officers’ Memorial Day, was of particular significance to the Flint Police Department. It was an opportunity to pay tribute to the late …

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Suspected law enforcement officer used spouse’s pass card to enter secure areas – CBS Sacramento

STOCKTON (CBS13) – A man married to a San Joaquin County Sheriff’s Office employee has been arrested for allegedly impersonating a law enforcement officer and using his wife’s passcard to enter secure areas of the department. The sheriff’s office says it is aware of several videos that have been uploaded …

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NCHSAA Honors Nash Central Volleyball for Community Service | high schools

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2 HVT drug suspects were killed during the law enforcement operation in North Cotabato

CAMP SIONGCO, Awang, DOS, Maguindanao – Combined agents from different combat units of the 6th Infantry Division (Kampilan), Philippine National Police (PNP) and Philippine Drug Enforcement Agency (PDEA) neutralized two high profile drug suspects Valor (HVT) for allegedly resisting arrest and enlisting as law enforcement officers while conducting a law …

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The Community Peace Market – Buffalo Rising

If there was ever a time for a community peace market, this would be it. As the community tries to recover from the horrific tragedy that has rocked the East Side, dozens of people are coming together in solidarity. These people don’t sit idly by and let a single evil …

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Black Hawk County Law Enforcement Honors Fallen Officers | Waterloo

WATERLOO, Iowa (KWWL) — Law enforcement officers from each of Black Hawk County’s 10 departments gathered Tuesday morning to remember those who made the ultimate sacrifice. The annual Peace Officers Memorial Service in Waterloo honors the 14 local officers who have died in uniform, all since 1902. Each was honored …

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Community leaders gather in San Francisco to demand action after Buffalo shooting – NBC Bay Area

Religious, political and community leaders in San Francisco gathered Monday to demand action following the deadly shooting in Buffalo, New York. “It’s wrong, it’s un-American and it has no right to exist,” said Reverend Amos Brown of San Francisco’s Third Baptist Church, condemning the hate and rallying community leaders from …

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Video: Biden marks national event for fallen law enforcement officers

By Matthew Medger Source Boston Herald President Biden started his Sunday afternoon doing exactly what Norwood Police Chief William Brooks hopes most people will do each year with the coming of National Peace Officers Memorial Day. “I think people, who think politically about the role the police can play, on …

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Members of the Rochester community react to the Buffalo shooting

ROCHESTER, NY – After the mass shooting at a Tops supermarket in Buffalo on Saturday, people across the state are rallying to help. One such person is Clay Harris, the founder and president of Uniting and Healing Through Hope of Monroe County. He spent the weekend grilling ribs and chicken …

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Speeding in Ottawa: Police launch enforcement program

Ottawa police say a motorcycle driver is facing various charges following a traffic enforcement blitz on Friday night. The police department this week brought back its “Project Noisemaker” enforcement program to crack down on speeding and stunts, as well as excessively loud vehicles. On Saturday morning, police said officers stationed …

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Summer Events Heat Up in St. Tammany Parish | St. Tammany Community News

Louisiana talent Greg Barnhill, the Emmy-winning and multiple Grammy-nominated songwriter and musician, recently received the “Native Son” award at St. Tammany’s 15th Annual President’s Arts Award, will be a featured presenter June 2 at an Ozone Music Education Foundation Program presented by Ochsner. This free program from the Ochsner Lifelong …

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Public safety, code enforcement, infrastructure top Evans budget | News

Multiple investments to improve public safety, strengthen code enforcement and expand the city’s nascent no-one-in-crisis team were priority items in a proposed city budget unveiled Friday by Mayor Malik Evans. The $627 million spending plan represents a $55 million increase over the previous year, a figure that may seem astronomical …

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Gunfire and machete blows in Ondo community as party supporters clash

There were sounds of gunfire and an uproar in Idanre on Wednesday night as supporters of Ondo State Assembly hopefuls clashed. Ondo State Police told PREMIUM TIMES no lives were lost in the shooting as officers were able to contain the conflict. Witnesses reported that many people were injured in …

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Do unemployed people have access to payday loans?

Have you had financial difficulties due to unanticipated spending during this pandemic?  Obtaining a loan from Wisconsin may appear complicated, but it is not. There are various options for getting emergency payday loans for unemployed folks. Payday Loans: What Are They? A salary loan, payday advance, or postponed presentment are …

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Tehama County Peace Officers Memorial Ceremony Honors Fallen Law Enforcement Officers – Red Bluff Daily News

RED BLUFF – Tehama County’s various law enforcement agencies gathered at High Point Assembly Wednesday night to honor their fallen brethren at the 28th Annual Tehama County Peace Officers Memorial Ceremony. The evening’s keynote speaker was Linda Mobilio, widow of Red Bluff Police Officer David Mobilio. She spoke about the …

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PCRC partners with police to tackle insecurity in Ogun community

Deborah Dan-Awoh Posted May 13, 2022 The Police Community Relations Committee in conjunction with the Ogun State Police Command on Thursday launched security projects to tackle insecurity in the Warewa area of ​​the state. The projects that were launched during the security summit include a police security tower, the PCRC …

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Louis Harry Estay listed in the National Law Enforcement Memorial – L’Observateur

LULING – Sheriff Greg Champagne is honored to announce that fallen St. Charles Parish Sheriff’s Office Deputy Louis Harry Estay will be added to the National Law Enforcement Officers Memorial in May 2023 . Recently, Sheriff Greg Champagne was contacted by family members of Louis Harry Estay informing him that …

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Georgians Can Donate to Law Enforcement and Foster Care Programs for Tax Credits | News

ATLANTA — In 2023, Georgia taxpayers can begin receiving significant tax credits for donations to law enforcement and foster care programs. Signed by Governor Brian Kemp on May 9, the LESS Crime Act (SB 361) would allow the public and businesses to donate to their local law enforcement agency for …

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Announcement of the Executive Director and Sales Manager for the luxurious new senior community

Cardinal Ventures, Inc. is building the 86,000 square foot assisted living and memory care community with 97 units, bringing 65 full-time equivalent jobs to the area. The spacious Assisted Living apartments are designed for the ultimate living experience for residents and their guests. Designed to allow residents to live their …

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Former Thurston County deputy receives state’s highest honor after being stabbed to save woman

By The Staff of The Chronicle Former Thurston County Deputy Andrea Moore was honored at the Washington State Medal of Honor and Peace Officers Memorial Ceremony on May 6 after surviving a stab wound while presumably saving a woman from being sexually assaulted in 2021. Moore was awarded the Law …

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Community libraries create ‘ripple effect’ in Nagaland | MorungExpress

Children reading at the Enhulumi Community Library News Morung ExpressKigwama | May 8 A sort of ripple effect of community libraries is currently underway in Nagaland. One such example is the Enhulumi Community Library which was launched in February this year on the initiative and in collaboration with the Kigwema …

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May is Law Enforcement Appreciation Month

In 1962, President Kennedy designated May 15 as National Peace Officers’ Memorial Day. And soon after, the month of May was designated as Law Enforcement Appreciation Month. National Peace Officers Day honors law enforcement officers who have given the ultimate prize, their lives. In 2021, 632 officers died in the …

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The 19th Annual Community Prayer Walk 2022 will be held in Solomon on Saturday, May 7, 2022 – Southern Maryland News Net

The 2022 Community Prayer Walk will begin at 10 a.m. on Saturday, May 7, 2022 at the Solomons Pavilion. Fellowship, praise and worship at the pavilion will be followed by an island walk to pray at designated prayer stops, including at the foot of the Thomas Johnson Bridge. This annual …

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W/ African bishops call for lasting peace and justice

Bishops of RECOWA speaking to reporters in Abuja By Bridget Ikyado/Angela Atabo Bishops in the West African sub-region have warned political and other leaders against the thirst for acquiring wealth. This is contained in a statement released after the 4th General Assembly of the Meeting of Episcopal Conferences of West …

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Yell County Sheriff’s Department Announces Annual Law Enforcement Memorial to Be Held Wednesday, May 11 | life in the valley

The Yell County Sheriff’s Department will hold its annual Law Enforcement Memorial on Wednesday, May 11, 2022 at 10:00 a.m. at the Yell County Law Enforcement Memorial in front of the Law Enforcement Center from Yell County to Danville, and the event is open to the public. This event will …

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Foundation honors mom while covering the community with care | Local News

Sara Jane Tinstman provided a foundation of love and care for her family. Her husband, five children and 12 grandchildren carry on this legacy by doing the same for the community. Even as she battled progressive supranuclear palsy (PSP), a rare neurodegenerative brain disease, Tinstman thought of her family — …

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The wickedness of law enforcement

This opinion column was submitted by Sigal Chattah, a Republican candidate for Nevada Attorney General. His campaign website is chattah4nevada.com. A memory etched in the minds of Americans that will never be forgotten are these images of police officers and NYPD first responders on that tragic day of September 11, …

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Mothers in Charge mobilizes for peace in the community | Local News

Michelle Kerr-Spry joined other local mothers in calling for peace on the streets after losing her son to gun violence in 2005. “Let me paint a picture for you,” she said at a Thursday afternoon rally organized by Mothers in Charge. “Too many mothers can’t even say goodbye to their …

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Law enforcement tries to curb the violence in Beaumont

The Beaumont Police Department and Crime Stoppers are tired of seeing this violent crime and say to curb the violence we all need to step up. BEAUMONT, Texas – Communities in Southeast Texas are calling for an end to the violence in the area and want to bring peace to …

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Stop to smell the roses | Herald Community Newspapers

On April 27, Donna Salerno, 46, a reiki master, mindfulness educator and psychic, visited the Baldwin Public Library with a dozen flowers to teach the Baldwin community about the importance of meditation and healing. relaxation through flower meditation. Teaching a nearly full class, she discussed the importance of healing yourself …

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Five Accused – Regina Police Service

The Regina Police Department’s Street Gang Unit cracked down late last week as part of a two-month investigation into drug trafficking and possession of firearms. On Friday, April 29, 2022, the Street Gang Unit (SGU), with assistance from Regina Drug Unit (RDU), Special Weapons and Tactics (SWAT) and Canine, located …

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End of state hospital funding could affect every community in the state – Daily Montanan

Last month, the Center for Health Insurance and Medical help Services shipped a letterr for Montana State Hospital in Heat springs announcing the Termination of their vendor deal due for the failure of the hospital for to meet health and security standards, a fter madr the patients is dead in …

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Marine Corps Law Enforcement (Blount Island, FL) Jobs – Marine Corps Law Enforcement Program, FL

Age: * minimum age 18 with no maximum age Education: This position has no education requirement. Experience: Experience: 1 year of law enforcement or security experience preferred *** MCSF Blount Island is just 20 minutes south of Jacksonville, FL. You will enjoy the ocean view while working. This place requires …

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PVA pledges to stop underdevelopment in Delta community – The Sun Nigeria

Since Paul OsuyiAsaba For To accelerate the development of Ubulu-Unor, an agrarian community in Aniocha South Local Government Area in Delta State, the Progressive Vanguard Association (PVA) was inaugurated. Members of the elite group are drawn from accomplished professionals in various fields who are native to the community. In addition …

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