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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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Community members call for ceasefire as Philadelphia nears 500 homicides

By Annie McCormick, Christie Ileto Click here for updates on this story PHILADELPHIA (WPVI) – Police in Philadelphia are investigating a shooting that left one dead Tuesday night. This happened around 10:30 p.m. on the 6200 block of Woodland Avenue in southwest Philadelphia. Police said the man was shot in …

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Williamson County Commissioners approve new boundary maps

The proposed reworking of the Williamson County redistribution map. (Courtesy of Williamson County) This iframe shows a map of the redistribution based on the 2020 census and current districts. “> After a decade of record growth, Williamson County has found itself having to redirect its four ridings following the completion …

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Community calendar: tree lighting, listening session, technology and coffee

Community tree lighting ceremony and cart ride, 4 p.m., Bethlehem Lutheran Church in Wright. Community listening session, 5:30 p.m. to 6:30 p.m., Carlton County Government Services Building, 1307 Cloquet Avenue, Cloquet. County Carlton has partnered with the Center for Public Impact to learn more about how government can support rural …

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Watch how we honor the 2021 Surrey Community Leader Award recipients – Peace Arch News

The 2021 Community Leader Awards will be held online again this year. The virtual event is scheduled for 6 p.m. on Wednesday, November 24 on surreynowleader.com. Virtual event VIDEO: Watch how we honor the 2021 Surrey Community Leader Award recipients The annual event that honors the city’s unsung heroes is …

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History of Compassion: And about compassion in our city… | Community-News

One of the goals of Compassionate Brattleboro is to highlight and bring attention to organizations that do compassionate work in our region. We are particularly pleased to continue in that direction this month by highlighting the efforts currently underway to welcome the Afghan refugees who will soon arrive in our …

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If Ahmaud Arbery’s family does not have peace, the community will not have peace, say BLM protesters

BRUNSWICK, Georgia – Black Lives Matter protesters chanting ‘shut it down’ if there is no ‘justice’ for Ahmaud Arbery told Fox News they will march peacefully if the men accused of murdering him are not convicted of all charges. “We just want them to do the right thing,” said Michael …

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Greater Peace Community Development Corporation to ‘Roast’ Jay Jones

photo by robert noles by HANNAH LESTERHLESTER@OPELIKAOBSERVER.COM Have you met Lee County Sheriff Jay Jones? Well, if not, the perfect opportunity would be at an upcoming Jones Roast hosted by the Greater Peace Community Development Corporation (GPCDC). The Roast is an annual fundraising event for the business, which strives to …

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The Catholic Peace Community of Rome welcomes the episcopal appointment of one of its own

Rome – Advocates of social justice for religious orders around the world praise Pope Francis’ unusual appointment of a diocesan bishop to their ranks, saying the choice underscores the importance of their work and ministry. Divine Word Missionary Fr. Paul Daisuke Narui, who has served in Rome since 2015 as …

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