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www.independent.co.uk
14 hours ago
London

Double murder investigation after two men die in e-bike crash on motorway slip road

A double murder investigation launched after two men died in an e-bike crash on a motorway slip road. [ more ]
www.hackneygazette.co.uk
22 hours ago
London

First picture of scene after boy, 15, stabbed to death

15-year-old boy fatally stabbed in Hackney, prompting road closures and police investigation. [ more ]
www.eastlondonadvertiser.co.uk
2 months ago
London

Man killed in stabbing after fight at a residential street

A man was killed in a knife attack on a residential street in Bethnal Green. [ more ]
www.independent.co.uk
14 hours ago
London

Double murder investigation after two men die in e-bike crash on motorway slip road

A double murder investigation launched after two men died in an e-bike crash on a motorway slip road. [ more ]
www.hackneygazette.co.uk
22 hours ago
London

First picture of scene after boy, 15, stabbed to death

15-year-old boy fatally stabbed in Hackney, prompting road closures and police investigation. [ more ]
www.eastlondonadvertiser.co.uk
2 months ago
London

Man killed in stabbing after fight at a residential street

A man was killed in a knife attack on a residential street in Bethnal Green. [ more ]
morepolice-investigation
#historic-preservation
www.standard.co.uk
21 hours ago
London

Southwark Council wins battle against developer which illegally turned Rotherhithe pub China Hall into flats

Returning a historic pub to its former glory after an unauthorized conversion highlights the importance of preserving cultural heritage and upholding planning rules. [ more ]
www.standard.co.uk
2 months ago
London

Mammoth 1bn skyscraper scheme approved near Blackfriars Bridge

Southwark Council approved a scheme for a 195m office block and two residential towers, despite concerns about impacts on views and objections from Westminster City Council and local residents. [ more ]
www.standard.co.uk
21 hours ago
London

Southwark Council wins battle against developer which illegally turned Rotherhithe pub China Hall into flats

Returning a historic pub to its former glory after an unauthorized conversion highlights the importance of preserving cultural heritage and upholding planning rules. [ more ]
www.standard.co.uk
2 months ago
London

Mammoth 1bn skyscraper scheme approved near Blackfriars Bridge

Southwark Council approved a scheme for a 195m office block and two residential towers, despite concerns about impacts on views and objections from Westminster City Council and local residents. [ more ]
morehistoric-preservation
LGBTQ Nation
1 day ago
Writing

GOP law forces library to require ID from patrons under 30 to access "adult" books - LGBTQ Nation

Librarians and communities are facing challenges due to censorious legislation affecting free speech rights nationwide. [ more ]
Oregon ArtsWatch | Oregon Arts & Culture News
1 day ago
Education

Sitka Center for Art and Ecology will expand youth art program this fall to serve nine Oregon Coast school districts

The Sitka Center for Art and Ecology's successful youth art program has inspired the addition of a new dance program in schools, aiming to provide emotional, physical, and educational benefits. [ more ]
New York Post
2 days ago
New York City

NY mom and son driving back from college orientation killed in head-on collision after other driver crossed into their lane

A mother and son died in a tragic car crash on their way back from a college orientation. [ more ]
SFGATE
2 days ago
SF politics

Bay Area city fights to save its train station from destruction

The closure of the Pittsburg-Antioch Amtrak station, a vital service for residents, is causing unrest and potential consequences for commuters. [ more ]
#shooting
www.newsshopper.co.uk
3 days ago
London

Man shot dead in south east London named and pictured for first time

Shooting victim Jesse Lloyd-Smith identified. [ more ]
www.newsshopper.co.uk
2 months ago
London

Man in his 20s dies after shooting in south London

A man in his 20s has died after a shooting in Lambeth, with police appealing for information to solve the case. [ more ]
www.newsshopper.co.uk
3 days ago
London

Man shot dead in south east London named and pictured for first time

Shooting victim Jesse Lloyd-Smith identified. [ more ]
www.newsshopper.co.uk
2 months ago
London

Man in his 20s dies after shooting in south London

A man in his 20s has died after a shooting in Lambeth, with police appealing for information to solve the case. [ more ]
moreshooting
Fortune
6 days ago
New York City

New York town is devastated by tornado that left trees 'collapsed like toothpicks'

Severe storms caused extensive damage and flooding, leading to power outages and significant impact on communities. [ more ]
#legal-proceedings
www.bbc.com
1 month ago
London

Man in court over stab murder of woman on beach

A 20-year-old man has been charged with the murder of a woman on a beach, leaving the community devastated. [ more ]
www.nytimes.com
1 month ago
US news

An 81-Year-Old Serial Slingshot Shooter' Is Arrested After Decade of Mischief

The police arrested an 81-year-old man for being a serial slingshot shooter in Azusa, Calif., after a decade-long spree of vandalism. [ more ]
Sacramento Bee
2 months ago
Education

Kindergarten school teacher killed by son she loved 'more than anything,' CA family says

A 57-year-old woman died in her home, leading to the arrest of her son for murder in California. [ more ]
www.bbc.com
1 month ago
London

Man in court over stab murder of woman on beach

A 20-year-old man has been charged with the murder of a woman on a beach, leaving the community devastated. [ more ]
www.nytimes.com
1 month ago
US news

An 81-Year-Old Serial Slingshot Shooter' Is Arrested After Decade of Mischief

The police arrested an 81-year-old man for being a serial slingshot shooter in Azusa, Calif., after a decade-long spree of vandalism. [ more ]
Sacramento Bee
2 months ago
Education

Kindergarten school teacher killed by son she loved 'more than anything,' CA family says

A 57-year-old woman died in her home, leading to the arrest of her son for murder in California. [ more ]
morelegal-proceedings
London Business News | Londonlovesbusiness.com
1 month ago
London

Thames Water tells hundreds of homes not to drink tap water after 'sampling results' - London Business News | Londonlovesbusiness.com

Thames Water issued a warning to 616 homes in Bramley, Surrey, advising not to drink tap water due to quality concerns. [ more ]
www.nytimes.com
1 month ago
US news

Five Years After Virginia Beach Shooting, No One Is Getting Better'

Families of Virginia Beach shooting victims express frustration over lack of support and accountability. [ more ]
Miami Herald
1 month ago
New York City

Protesting closure of Opa-locka Flea Market got vendor tased. Now, she's suing cops.

A woman is suing the city and police officers in federal court for false arrest and civil rights violations after allegedly being unlawfully arrested and mistreated. [ more ]
BKReader
1 month ago
Brooklyn

BRIC Ignites Student Creativity as Art, Film Showcase Kicks Off Today

BRIC Arts Media hosting youth art exhibitions until July 28 [ more ]
www.bbc.com
1 month ago
London

'Foster carers change our lives'

Foster care plays a crucial role in providing stability, support, and a bright future for vulnerable children. [ more ]
#police-chase
Brooklyn Paper
1 month ago
Brooklyn

29-year-old critically injured by driver fleeing police in Bushwick * Brooklyn Paper

The impact of a police chase resulting in a civilian casualty highlights the dangers and consequences of such pursuits. [ more ]
Brooklyn Eagle
2 months ago
Brooklyn

Woman, 71, dies after hit-and-run driver hits two in Bushwick

Mazda driver fleeing police hits pedestrians in Bushwick, killing one and injuring another.
Brooklyn, part of NYC, is home to 2.6 million residents and holds a unique cultural significance. [ more ]
Brooklyn Paper
1 month ago
Brooklyn

29-year-old critically injured by driver fleeing police in Bushwick * Brooklyn Paper

The impact of a police chase resulting in a civilian casualty highlights the dangers and consequences of such pursuits. [ more ]
Brooklyn Eagle
2 months ago
Brooklyn

Woman, 71, dies after hit-and-run driver hits two in Bushwick

Mazda driver fleeing police hits pedestrians in Bushwick, killing one and injuring another.
Brooklyn, part of NYC, is home to 2.6 million residents and holds a unique cultural significance. [ more ]
morepolice-chase
www.independent.co.uk
1 month ago
London

Mother calls out son's name' as boy, 15, stabbed in west London

Knife crime is escalating, impacting residents' sense of safety and wellbeing. [ more ]
BuzzFeed
1 month ago
Coronavirus

This Woman Is Speaking Out Against A Mask Ban That Could Have Huge Consequences

The North Carolina state senate passed a bill to ban public medical mask wearing, causing concerns for vulnerable residents and potential harm through vague laws. [ more ]
#inspiration
BikeMag
1 month ago
Bicycling

Beyond the Ride: Katie Holden

Beyond the Ride celebrates individuals improving mountain biking, not just sponsored athletes. Katie Holden's impact through Redbull Formation is highlighted. [ more ]
Bronx Times
2 months ago
New York City

EXCLUSIVE: AOC rallies supporters in the South Bronx ahead of June primary - Bronx Times

Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez (AOC) rallied supporters at Bronx Brewery, showcasing her grassroots origins and inspiring community impact. [ more ]
BikeMag
1 month ago
Bicycling

Beyond the Ride: Katie Holden

Beyond the Ride celebrates individuals improving mountain biking, not just sponsored athletes. Katie Holden's impact through Redbull Formation is highlighted. [ more ]
Bronx Times
2 months ago
New York City

EXCLUSIVE: AOC rallies supporters in the South Bronx ahead of June primary - Bronx Times

Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez (AOC) rallied supporters at Bronx Brewery, showcasing her grassroots origins and inspiring community impact. [ more ]
moreinspiration
ABC7 San Francisco
1 month ago
San Francisco

$300K in merchandise stolen from San Francisco inclusive fashion business

Small business owner determined to rebuild after $300,000 theft. [ more ]
LGBTQ Nation
1 month ago
NYC LGBT

Inspiring people, lifting up LGBTQ+ seniors, and living proudly - LGBTQ Nation

Individual authenticity can inspire others to live proudly and make a positive impact on their communities. [ more ]
www.theguardian.com
2 months ago
Medicine

It's in our rivers and in our cups. There's no escape': the deadly spread of salt water in Bangladesh

Abandoned water treatment plant in Bangladesh symbolizes unfulfilled promises and community impact. [ more ]
www.newsshopper.co.uk
2 months ago
Education

Parents praise 'fantastic' plans to make Bromley school safer and more accessible

Bromley High School For Girls is planning extensive changes to its main entrance and courtyard area to improve accessibility and space for its students. [ more ]
#non-profits
Social Media Today
2 months ago
Marketing

TikTok Launches Program To Highlight Creators Making Positive Change

The TikTok Change Makers Program showcases creators and non-profits making a difference, providing tools and resources for community impact. [ more ]
Social Media Today
2 months ago
Marketing

TikTok Launches New Program to Highlight Creators Making Positive Change

The TikTok Change Makers Program highlights creators and non-profits driving change in communities. [ more ]
Social Media Today
2 months ago
Marketing

TikTok Launches Program To Highlight Creators Making Positive Change

The TikTok Change Makers Program showcases creators and non-profits making a difference, providing tools and resources for community impact. [ more ]
Social Media Today
2 months ago
Marketing

TikTok Launches New Program to Highlight Creators Making Positive Change

The TikTok Change Makers Program highlights creators and non-profits driving change in communities. [ more ]
morenon-profits
www.npr.org
2 months ago
US news

A newspaper near Ukraine's border with Russia watches for freed POWs

Peremoha newspaper in Krasnopillya, Ukraine, documents exchanges of Ukrainian prisoners of war, highlighting their names and stories, amidst Russia's war on Ukraine. [ more ]
#brooklyn
Brooklyn Eagle
2 months ago
NYC politics

NYC Council 2024 revenue projection $1.1B more than Mayor's forecast

The NYC Council's revenue projections exceed the Mayor's Office by $1.1 billion for FY 2024 and 2025, allowing restoration of essential services and investments in New Yorkers. [ more ]
www.nytimes.com
2 months ago
New York City

2 Sentenced to Decades in Prison in 1-Year-Old Brooklyn Boy's Killing

Two Brooklyn gang members sentenced to long prison terms for killing a 1-year-old boy in a stray-bullet shooting. [ more ]
Brooklyn Eagle
2 months ago
NYC politics

NYC Council 2024 revenue projection $1.1B more than Mayor's forecast

The NYC Council's revenue projections exceed the Mayor's Office by $1.1 billion for FY 2024 and 2025, allowing restoration of essential services and investments in New Yorkers. [ more ]
www.nytimes.com
2 months ago
New York City

2 Sentenced to Decades in Prison in 1-Year-Old Brooklyn Boy's Killing

Two Brooklyn gang members sentenced to long prison terms for killing a 1-year-old boy in a stray-bullet shooting. [ more ]
morebrooklyn
www.nytimes.com
2 months ago
Cars

How Lowriders Put a Vivid Stamp on New York City's Car Scene

Lowrider culture is a family-oriented way to honor traditions and celebrate accomplishments. [ more ]
www.nytimes.com
2 months ago
US news

Oregon Man Charged in Murders of 3 Women

A man has been charged with murder in the deaths of three women in Oregon, providing some closure to the community. [ more ]
BKReader
2 months ago
Brooklyn

This Bakery is Broadening Culinary Horizons in Bed-Stuy

Jatee Kearsley's Je T'aime Patisserie brings unique French pastries to minority communities, breaking stereotypes and offering familiar payment options. [ more ]
BKReader
2 months ago
Brooklyn

Helping Young Parents in Red Hook, The Alex House Project Expands Its Reach

The Alex House Project (TAHP) provides support for young parents, aiming to increase family self-sufficiency and access to higher education and workforce opportunities. [ more ]
#gun-violence
BKReader
2 months ago
Brooklyn

East Flatbush Family Claims Teen Killed in SoHo Was Trying to Stop a Fight When Fatally Sho

The article highlights the tragic death of a 16-year-old boy who was shot while trying to break up a fight in SoHo. [ more ]
New York Post
2 months ago
New York City

Beloved pooch hit by stray bullet in NYC home dies of injuries: 'She was a beautiful dog'

A family dog was tragically shot by a stray bullet, leading to her eventual death, causing immense grief to her owners and community. [ more ]
BKReader
2 months ago
Brooklyn

East Flatbush Family Claims Teen Killed in SoHo Was Trying to Stop a Fight When Fatally Sho

The article highlights the tragic death of a 16-year-old boy who was shot while trying to break up a fight in SoHo. [ more ]
New York Post
2 months ago
New York City

Beloved pooch hit by stray bullet in NYC home dies of injuries: 'She was a beautiful dog'

A family dog was tragically shot by a stray bullet, leading to her eventual death, causing immense grief to her owners and community. [ more ]
moregun-violence
Boston.com
2 months ago
Medicine

Fatal overdoses in Massachusetts drop by over 10%, new CDC data shows

State's harm reduction programs, like naloxone distribution, contributed to Massachusetts' 10% decrease in fatal opioid overdoses in 2023. [ more ]
Streetsblog
2 months ago
San Francisco

Mayor Breed Promises Protected Bike Lanes for Street in Front of City Hall - Streetsblog San Francisco

Mayor London Breed commits to installing protected bike lanes on Polk Street in front of City Hall. [ more ]
High Country News
2 months ago
Business

Can carbon capture transition California's oil fields? - High Country News

The oil industry downturn in Taft, California had a significant impact on the town's economy and community services. [ more ]
LGBTQ Nation
2 months ago
LGBT

Four young trans women killed in "senseless" murders nationwide - LGBTQ Nation

Four young trans women murdered since April 29, highlighting ongoing violence against trans individuals. [ more ]
#budget-cuts
Brooklyn Paper
2 months ago
Brooklyn

Op-ed | Brooklyn parks can't afford budget cuts for the sake of our communities * Brooklyn Paper

Chronic underfunding of Brooklyn parks leads to budget cuts impacting communities [ more ]
www.nytimes.com
3 months ago
NYC politics

Libraries Hold Their Breath and Await the Budget

Newly renovated branch libraries in NYC are yet to reopen due to budget cuts, creating uncertainty for library systems and communities. [ more ]
Brooklyn Paper
2 months ago
Brooklyn

Op-ed | Brooklyn parks can't afford budget cuts for the sake of our communities * Brooklyn Paper

Chronic underfunding of Brooklyn parks leads to budget cuts impacting communities [ more ]
www.nytimes.com
3 months ago
NYC politics

Libraries Hold Their Breath and Await the Budget

Newly renovated branch libraries in NYC are yet to reopen due to budget cuts, creating uncertainty for library systems and communities. [ more ]
morebudget-cuts
Los Angeles Times
2 months ago
Business

Where every cent of $1 goes at one L.A. restaurant, explained

Neighborhood restaurants face challenges post-pandemic with rising costs, putting their business model under threat. [ more ]
#fatal-stabbing
Irish Independent
2 months ago
New York City

'It's very sad' - Father of young children (39) stabbed to death in Kildare named, as man remains in custody

Gardaí are investigating a potential property dispute that may have led to the death of Ion Daghi. [ more ]
www.ilfordrecorder.co.uk
2 months ago
London

Hainault 'sword attack' - Everything we know so far

A tragic incident in London resulted in a 14-year-old boy's death and injuries to multiple individuals, including police officers. [ more ]
Irish Independent
2 months ago
New York City

'It's very sad' - Father of young children (39) stabbed to death in Kildare named, as man remains in custody

Gardaí are investigating a potential property dispute that may have led to the death of Ion Daghi. [ more ]
www.ilfordrecorder.co.uk
2 months ago
London

Hainault 'sword attack' - Everything we know so far

A tragic incident in London resulted in a 14-year-old boy's death and injuries to multiple individuals, including police officers. [ more ]
morefatal-stabbing
#investigation
www.newsshopper.co.uk
2 months ago
London

Suspect still on the loose as man dies after shooting in south London

The shooting incident in Lambeth resulting in the death of a young man is under investigation, and the suspect is still at large. [ more ]
www.romfordrecorder.co.uk
2 months ago
London

Town hall windows smashed by 'mindless' vandals

Vandals target Havering Town Hall leading to a police investigation. [ more ]
www.newsshopper.co.uk
2 months ago
London

Suspect still on the loose as man dies after shooting in south London

The shooting incident in Lambeth resulting in the death of a young man is under investigation, and the suspect is still at large. [ more ]
www.romfordrecorder.co.uk
2 months ago
London

Town hall windows smashed by 'mindless' vandals

Vandals target Havering Town Hall leading to a police investigation. [ more ]
moreinvestigation
Brooklyn, NY Patch
2 months ago
New York City

East New York Street Gang Leader Sentenced To 23 Years In Prison: Feds

Leader of East New York gang sentenced to 23 years for racketeering and drug trafficking. [ more ]
The Beer Thrillers
2 months ago
Beer

Mindful Brewing is Transforming into Chimera Brewing - The Beer Thrillers

Chimera Brewing is the rebranded version of Mindful Brewing, set to open in late summer with new ownership and leadership. [ more ]
#transgender-rights
PinkNews | Latest lesbian, gay, bi and trans news | LGBTQ+ news
2 months ago
LGBT

Man charged with murder after Black trans woman killed in Tennessee

The murder of Starr Brown, a Black transgender woman, in Memphis highlights the ongoing violence and discrimination faced by the transgender community. [ more ]
PinkNews | Latest lesbian, gay, bi and trans news | LGBTQ+ news
2 months ago
LGBT

Community mourns trans woman fatally stabbed in Las Vegas 'in broad daylight'

The tragic killing of trans woman Sasha Williams in Las Vegas highlights the ongoing challenges and violence faced by the transgender community. [ more ]
PinkNews | Latest lesbian, gay, bi and trans news | LGBTQ+ news
2 months ago
LGBT

Man charged with murder after Black trans woman killed in Tennessee

The murder of Starr Brown, a Black transgender woman, in Memphis highlights the ongoing violence and discrimination faced by the transgender community. [ more ]
PinkNews | Latest lesbian, gay, bi and trans news | LGBTQ+ news
2 months ago
LGBT

Community mourns trans woman fatally stabbed in Las Vegas 'in broad daylight'

The tragic killing of trans woman Sasha Williams in Las Vegas highlights the ongoing challenges and violence faced by the transgender community. [ more ]
moretransgender-rights
Los Angeles Times
2 months ago
Education

Longtime Burbank kindergarten teacher was killed by her son, police say

A beloved elementary school teacher in Burbank was tragically killed by her adult son, highlighting the impact of mental illness on families. [ more ]
Boston Condos For Sale Ford Realty
2 months ago
Boston food

Boston Highrise Condo Community Boston Condos For Sale Ford Realty

Buying or selling a Boston high rise condo has a positive impact on the local economy and community by creating jobs and supporting neighbors. [ more ]
Tiny Buddha
2 months ago
Writing

How I Found Purpose When I Lost It at Work - Tiny Buddha

The importance of finding purpose in one's career for a meaningful existence. [ more ]
#climate-change
Fast Company
2 months ago
OMG science

One in 3 Americans have been impacted by extreme weather. This is why stories from small towns can help climate change

The book 'Before It's Gone' by Jonathan Vigliotti sheds light on the stories of Americans living on the climate frontlines. [ more ]
Washington Post
3 months ago
OMG science

Rising threat at the water's edge

The Bay of Bengal region is experiencing unpredictable water patterns due to climate change. [ more ]
Fast Company
2 months ago
OMG science

One in 3 Americans have been impacted by extreme weather. This is why stories from small towns can help climate change

The book 'Before It's Gone' by Jonathan Vigliotti sheds light on the stories of Americans living on the climate frontlines. [ more ]
Washington Post
3 months ago
OMG science

Rising threat at the water's edge

The Bay of Bengal region is experiencing unpredictable water patterns due to climate change. [ more ]
moreclimate-change
BuzzFeed
2 months ago
Marketing

"With TikTok, I'm Not Alone": 17 People Candidly Shared Why A TikTok Ban Would Be Devastating

TikTok CEO reassures commitment amidst potential ban. [ more ]
Dallas News
2 months ago
Media industry

Facebook downgrades journalism websites. Google runs similar tests. Local news suffers

Big Tech companies blocking news websites impacting journalism industry.
Local news crucial for communities' prosperity and democracy. [ more ]
www.theguardian.com
2 months ago
Europe news

Putin on our doorstep: Ukrainians watch as the frontline edges closer

The frontline of the conflict in Eastern Ukraine is creeping closer to once peaceful communities, leading residents to consider leaving for safety. [ more ]
LGBTQ Nation
2 months ago
Education

Principal mysteriously disappears after showing girlfriend's photo to colleague

A beloved principal in Alabama was escorted away from school after showing a photo of her kissing her girlfriend, leading to administrative leave and absence. [ more ]
#school-safety
www.nytimes.com
2 months ago
New York City

15-Year-Old Girl Charged With Murder in Stabbing Death of Bronx Teenager

Increased violence trend near schools is alarming despite school safety levels.
Mental health support offered to students and staff following the tragic incident. [ more ]
www.mercurynews.com
2 months ago
Education

Active shooter neutralized outside Wisconsin middle school

Parents described terrifying moments of children hiding and fleeing during an active shooter incident near a Wisconsin middle school. [ more ]
www.nytimes.com
2 months ago
New York City

15-Year-Old Girl Charged With Murder in Stabbing Death of Bronx Teenager

Increased violence trend near schools is alarming despite school safety levels.
Mental health support offered to students and staff following the tragic incident. [ more ]
www.mercurynews.com
2 months ago
Education

Active shooter neutralized outside Wisconsin middle school

Parents described terrifying moments of children hiding and fleeing during an active shooter incident near a Wisconsin middle school. [ more ]
moreschool-safety
Inside Higher Ed | Higher Education News, Events and Jobs
2 months ago
Education

Community college loses county funds over SJP film screening

Louisa County Board of Supervisors voted to withhold funding from PVCC after Students for Justice in Palestine chapter screened a documentary film on campus. [ more ]
San Jose Spotlight
2 months ago
Silicon Valley real estate

Here's what's replacing San Jose's beloved Flames Eatery - San Jose Spotlight

A new Chinese restaurant, Home Eat, is opening in downtown San Jose at the site of a former restaurant, aiming to bring authentic Chinese cuisine with American fusion dishes. [ more ]
#school-shooting
www.theguardian.com
2 months ago
Education

Wisconsin police kill student who came to middle school with a gun

School shooting incident in Wisconsin resulted in the death of a student, causing a lockdown and extensive reunification efforts. [ more ]
time.com
2 months ago
Education

Active Shooter Neutralized'Outside Wisconsin Middle School

Children fled in terror after gunshots at a Wisconsin middle school, no injuries reported inside school. [ more ]
www.theguardian.com
2 months ago
Education

Wisconsin police kill student who came to middle school with a gun

School shooting incident in Wisconsin resulted in the death of a student, causing a lockdown and extensive reunification efforts. [ more ]
time.com
2 months ago
Education

Active Shooter Neutralized'Outside Wisconsin Middle School

Children fled in terror after gunshots at a Wisconsin middle school, no injuries reported inside school. [ more ]
moreschool-shooting
www.theguardian.com
2 months ago
London

Hainault attack: school praises Daniel Anjorin's positive and gentle' character

Daniel Anjorin, a 14-year-old victim of the north-east London sword attacks, was praised as a dedicated scholar by his school, leaving a profound impact on the community. [ more ]
www.romfordrecorder.co.uk
2 months ago
London

Hainault attack not terror-related' - police

The critical incident near Hainault station involving a man carrying a sword was not terror-related. [ more ]
www.mercurynews.com
2 months ago
Cars

Father, two children identified as victims in fiery fatal Pleasanton car crash

The tragic death of a man and his two sons in a fiery electric vehicle crash in Pleasanton, highlighting the devastating impact on the community. [ more ]
Cornell Chronicle
2 months ago
Education

Cornell, SUNY students show off contributions that help others | Cornell Chronicle

Students from multiple universities came together to showcase their contributions to community improvement through the Contribution Project. [ more ]
Busline News
2 months ago
Education

Laketran Unveils Winning Design Of Student Bus Wrap Art Contest - Busline News

Hailey Ambrus won Laketran's Design a Bus Wrap art contest with theme '50 years of a greener, greater community'. [ more ]
Inside Higher Ed | Higher Education News, Events and Jobs
2 months ago
Education

Art-focused university using AI in admissions

Leveraging technology for in-person student relationships at SAIC. [ more ]
www.nytimes.com
2 months ago
Media industry

Opinion | Can Nonprofit News Save the South From Itself?

Local newspapers' decline limits checks on extremism and government [ more ]
Irish Independent
2 months ago
Writing

'We will miss her desperately, she was bright and brilliant' - Tributes paid as cyclist killed in Dublin crash named

The tragic loss of a young woman in a fatal accident at a dangerous junction emphasizes the importance of road safety awareness and infrastructure improvements. [ more ]
www.hamhigh.co.uk
3 months ago
London

'I had to cancel medical appointment because I couldn't get out of my flats'

Residents at Ada Court in Maida Vale faced significant challenges due to lift breakdowns, impacting their social lives and access to essential services. [ more ]
San Jose Spotlight
3 months ago
Silicon Valley real estate

Prep begins for Santa Clara BART extension - San Jose Spotlight

BART's expansion through Silicon Valley is progressing with pre-construction work in Santa Clara [ more ]
cyclingnews.com
3 months ago
Running

West Africa's Wildest Bike Race: Tour de Lunsar Gallery

The Fundsmith Tour de Lunsar has brought purpose and opportunity to the economically challenged areas in Sierra Leone by promoting cycling. [ more ]
Fast Company
3 months ago
Education

Growing vegetables, cultivating minds

Poor nutrition in marginalized communities affects children's health and school performance. [ more ]
New York Post
3 months ago
Education

Kevin Bacon returns to 'Footloose' high school for film's 40th anniversary after student campaign

Kevin Bacon visits Utah high school where 'Footloose' was filmed, highlights movie's impact on community. [ more ]
www.theguardian.com
3 months ago
France news

Man arrested after two schoolgirls injured in knife attack in France

The attack on two girls in France led to the arrest of a suspect with no known radical links, affecting the community and prompting security measures near schools. [ more ]
Inc.com
3 months ago
Marketing

The Winners and Losers of a TikTok Ban

The possibility of a U.S. government ban on TikTok will have profound implications on various stakeholders in the digital landscape. [ more ]
www.independent.co.uk
3 months ago
UK news

Prince William returns to royal duties for first time since Kate's cancer diagnosis

Prince William returns to official royal duties after wife's cancer diagnosis, highlighting community impact organizations. [ more ]
Mission Local
3 months ago
Mission District

Mission Cultural Center may face cuts, budget woes ahead of relocation

High costs threaten the survival of an arts center during a planned relocation. [ more ]
Time Out London
3 months ago
London

Why is Olympia's 1.3 billion redevelopment proving so controversial?

Some locals are concerned about potential late-night antisocial behavior due to new hotel developments in Olympia London. [ more ]
Boston.com
3 months ago
Boston

Nation's largest Black-owned bank plans to move headquarters to Roxbury

The nation's largest Black-owned bank is moving its headquarters to Roxbury to be closer to customers and serve as a beacon for the Black community. [ more ]
BKReader
3 months ago
Brooklyn

Second Migrant Shelter Quietly Opens in Clinton Hill, One Block Away From Large Shelter Complex

The city opened a new emergency migrant shelter in Clinton Hill, Brooklyn, adding to the existing shelters in the neighborhood. [ more ]
Cbsnews
3 months ago
Education

Concern over future of Catholic schools in NYC after all-girls academy announces closure

Mounting concerns over the closure of Visitation Academy, impacting students, parents, and the community. [ more ]
www.standard.co.uk
3 months ago
London

Olympia Exhibition locals want 10pm nightlife curfew for hotels in 1.3billion redevelopment

The hotels seek to sell alcohol 24/7 to guests and residents, sparking criticism from locals concerned about noise and disruption.
The redevelopment project at Olympia includes hotels with extended alcohol serving hours, a live music venue, restaurants, and bars. [ more ]
New York Post
3 months ago
NYC politics

Goal! NYCFC soccer stadium in Queens set to be approved by City Council

Redevelopment project in Queens approved with a soccer stadium and affordable housing.
Massive addition of 2,500 housing units, with 1,400 being subsidized, in Willets Point redevelopment. [ more ]
Sacramento Bee
3 months ago
California

Here's how California civil rights icon Dolores Huerta wants you to celebrate her birthday

Dolores Huerta's longevity attributed to good genes and blessing, despite family history of early deaths.
Huerta, at 94, credits her continued work to the pressing issues like climate change and women's rights. [ more ]
www.7x7.com
3 months ago
San Francisco

Support Family House at the 2024 Superbloom Gala

The annual gala supports Family House San Francisco providing a home-away-from-home for children with life-threatening illnesses.
The gala theme, Superbloom, symbolizes growth and community impact, celebrating volunteers' dedication during the COVID pandemic. [ more ]
Los Angeles Times
3 months ago
Los Angeles

This SoCal hazardous waste facility could get a new permit despite past violations

Regulators considering new permit despite past violations and ongoing legal issues.
Community concerns over proximity of hazardous waste facility to pollution-burdened neighborhood. [ more ]
Brooklyn Paper
3 months ago
Brooklyn

'Spring, good food, and sun': Smorgasburg is back in Brooklyn and Manhattan * Brooklyn Paper

Smorgasburg 2024 exceeded attendance expectations at multiple locations.
Eric Demby expressed joy in the growth and community impact of Smorgasburg, especially at Prospect Park. [ more ]
Blueshirt Banter
3 months ago
New York Rangers

2024 Steven McDonald Extra Effort Award Preview

The Steven McDonald Extra Effort Award is a significant and emotional event for the New York Rangers and their fans.
Steven McDonald's legacy of forgiveness and promoting nonviolent conflict resolution continues through the award. [ more ]
Steelers Depot
3 months ago
Pittsburgh Steelers

Pat Freiermuth Recalls Franco Harris As 'Great Mentor' (Even If He Mispronounced His Name)

Pat Freiermuth has strong connections to Pittsburgh Steelers alumni, particularly Franco Harris.
Franco Harris had a significant impact on Pat Freiermuth's life and career, with a special bond even after Harris passed away. [ more ]
www.mercurynews.com
3 months ago
Film

Poppy Jasper Film Fest brings breath of fresh air to South Bay

The Poppy Jasper Film Festival aims to elevate under-represented voices through film.
The festival started humbly but grew significantly, attracting filmmakers from around the world over eight days of showings. [ more ]
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