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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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