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Mission Local
2 days ago
LA real estate

Conozca a los candidatos del D9: Apoya nueva infraestructura para los ciclistas?

Advocating for community involvement in bicycle infrastructure planning. [ more ]
New York Post
1 month ago
EU data protection

NYC Council's 'crime-friendly' agenda could spur new commission to revise how public-safety laws are enacted

Calls are made for increased public involvement in creating local public safety laws, amid concerns over legislation perceived as 'criminal-friendly'. [ more ]
Eater NY
2 months ago
NYC food

Six Restaurant Closings in New York City This Month

The city's permanent restaurant and bar closures are documented weekly by Eater, encouraging readers to inform about closures in their neighborhoods. [ more ]
ABC7 San Francisco
1 month ago
Education

A fifth grader's fundraiser cleared his school of meal debt. It named an award for him

An 11-year-old boy raised over $7,000 to pay off school lunch debts in his district, highlighting the issue of meal debt in schools. [ more ]
EuroPython Blog
1 month ago
Data science

How EuroPython Proposals Are Selected: An Inside Look

The EuroPython conference selection process for talks involves yearly changes in the Programme team but remains consistent in many aspects, focusing on community involvement and clear submission guidelines. [ more ]
#inclusivity
Brooklyn Eagle
1 month ago
Brooklyn

Celebrate LGBTQ Pride on Montague Street in Brooklyn Heights this Sunday

Montague Street celebrates Love, Inclusivity, and Acceptance during 'Celebrate Pride on Montague' event. [ more ]
Brooklyn Paper
4 months ago
Brooklyn

Get a kick out of this! Brooklyn's first women's pro soccer league coming this summer * Brooklyn Paper

Brooklyn Football Club is launching a professional women's soccer team at Maimonides Park in August, with a men's league planned for 2025.
Emphasis on community involvement and inclusivity, prioritizing youth clubs' input and hiring Brooklyn natives for the team. [ more ]
Brooklyn Eagle
1 month ago
Brooklyn

Celebrate LGBTQ Pride on Montague Street in Brooklyn Heights this Sunday

Montague Street celebrates Love, Inclusivity, and Acceptance during 'Celebrate Pride on Montague' event. [ more ]
Brooklyn Paper
4 months ago
Brooklyn

Get a kick out of this! Brooklyn's first women's pro soccer league coming this summer * Brooklyn Paper

Brooklyn Football Club is launching a professional women's soccer team at Maimonides Park in August, with a men's league planned for 2025.
Emphasis on community involvement and inclusivity, prioritizing youth clubs' input and hiring Brooklyn natives for the team. [ more ]
moreinclusivity
Irish Independent
1 month ago
Business intelligence

Gaeil ag cur tus le turas rothaiochta thart ar an tir ar son mhuintir Ghaza

Ainle & O'Cairealláin aim to provide food for 300 families affected by recent attacks, showcasing their dedication to charitable initiatives. [ more ]
#brooklyn-residents
Brooklyn Eagle
1 month ago
Brooklyn

Cobble Hill Association's Annual Spring Meeting is Thursday, May 30

Residents invited to CHA Annual Spring Meeting on May 30 at 6-8 p.m. RSVP and submit questions in advance. Rangers fans accommodated with meeting end time aligned with game start. [ more ]
Brooklyn Eagle
3 months ago
Brooklyn

Scholastic Roundup: For CHSAA girls' all-stars, it's a Sweet 16

Brooklyn CHSAA basketball all-stars are a Sweet 16 selection. [ more ]
Brooklyn Eagle
1 month ago
Brooklyn

Cobble Hill Association's Annual Spring Meeting is Thursday, May 30

Residents invited to CHA Annual Spring Meeting on May 30 at 6-8 p.m. RSVP and submit questions in advance. Rangers fans accommodated with meeting end time aligned with game start. [ more ]
Brooklyn Eagle
3 months ago
Brooklyn

Scholastic Roundup: For CHSAA girls' all-stars, it's a Sweet 16

Brooklyn CHSAA basketball all-stars are a Sweet 16 selection. [ more ]
morebrooklyn-residents
Bavarian Football Works
1 month ago
Bayern Munich

Hard to Fill: Bayern Munich's Thomas Muller takes Chris Fuhrich to the bank...the food bank

German national team players volunteering at food bank to connect with fans and help the community. [ more ]
#brooklyn
Brooklyn Eagle
1 month ago
Brooklyn

Thousands gather at City Hall to protest construction of 'wet shelter' in Gravesend

Opposition to homeless shelter construction in Gravesend, Brooklyn. [ more ]
New York Post
5 months ago
New York City

Locals, pols divided over proposed Brooklyn Skate Garden

Residents of Mount Prospect Park oppose plans to build a skate park in the green space.
Local community members feel that their input was not considered in the decision-making process. [ more ]
www.amny.com
1 month ago
Brooklyn

Two people injured in separate Brooklyn shootings in the same night: cops | amNewYork

The article reports on two shooting incidents in Brooklyn resulting in injuries and urges the public to provide any relevant information for the investigations. [ more ]
Brooklyn Eagle
2 days ago
Social justice

Brooklyn Women's Bar Association hosts 'Lunch with a Judge' with acting Justice Christopher Robles

The Brooklyn Women's Bar Association continued its program, including 'Lunch with a Judge' with Hon. Christopher Robles, emphasizing his community roots and judicial service. [ more ]
Brooklyn Eagle
1 month ago
Brooklyn

DOT to present new round of 'BQE Central' workshops in Brooklyn, June 20 & 24

Public workshops held to discuss rebuilding BQE Central section in Brooklyn Heights. Community involvement sought for project planning. [ more ]
Brooklyn Eagle
1 month ago
Brooklyn

Thousands gather at City Hall to protest construction of 'wet shelter' in Gravesend

Opposition to homeless shelter construction in Gravesend, Brooklyn. [ more ]
New York Post
5 months ago
New York City

Locals, pols divided over proposed Brooklyn Skate Garden

Residents of Mount Prospect Park oppose plans to build a skate park in the green space.
Local community members feel that their input was not considered in the decision-making process. [ more ]
www.amny.com
1 month ago
Brooklyn

Two people injured in separate Brooklyn shootings in the same night: cops | amNewYork

The article reports on two shooting incidents in Brooklyn resulting in injuries and urges the public to provide any relevant information for the investigations. [ more ]
Brooklyn Eagle
2 days ago
Social justice

Brooklyn Women's Bar Association hosts 'Lunch with a Judge' with acting Justice Christopher Robles

The Brooklyn Women's Bar Association continued its program, including 'Lunch with a Judge' with Hon. Christopher Robles, emphasizing his community roots and judicial service. [ more ]
Brooklyn Eagle
1 month ago
Brooklyn

DOT to present new round of 'BQE Central' workshops in Brooklyn, June 20 & 24

Public workshops held to discuss rebuilding BQE Central section in Brooklyn Heights. Community involvement sought for project planning. [ more ]
morebrooklyn
#education
Sacramento Bee
2 months ago
Education

This Sacramento high school senior's nursing goals honor generations of Mexican women

Motivated by family's missed opportunities, Liena Contreras pursues nursing to bridge health care gaps. [ more ]
Miami Herald
2 months ago
Education

Once trashed, now saved: Students preserve rocky pineland next to their school

Dedicated efforts of Robert Morgan Educational Center students and teachers revived neglected pineland preserve near the school. [ more ]
www.newsshopper.co.uk
3 months ago
Education

The Lewisham all-boys school fighting 'toxic masculinity' and stereotypes

Mike Sullivan focuses on developing well-rounded young men academically and socially with core values of hard work, ambition, respect, and kindness.
Forest Hill School emphasizes a caring and nurturing environment for boys, challenging stereotypes associated with all-boys schools in South East London. [ more ]
BKReader
4 months ago
Brooklyn

Bed-Stuy Superintendent Receives Al Vann Award

Superintendent Brendan T. Mims honored with Hon. Albert Vann Vanguard Award
Award recognizes dedication to improving image of African American community as a trailblazer [ more ]
The Mercury News
4 months ago
Education

Woodshop has been disappearing from California schools for decades. Here's why one Bay Area teacher is bringing it back.

Woodshop program revitalized through grassroots effort
Importance of hands-on programs for students [ more ]
Sacramento Bee
2 months ago
Education

This Sacramento high school senior's nursing goals honor generations of Mexican women

Motivated by family's missed opportunities, Liena Contreras pursues nursing to bridge health care gaps. [ more ]
Miami Herald
2 months ago
Education

Once trashed, now saved: Students preserve rocky pineland next to their school

Dedicated efforts of Robert Morgan Educational Center students and teachers revived neglected pineland preserve near the school. [ more ]
www.newsshopper.co.uk
3 months ago
Education

The Lewisham all-boys school fighting 'toxic masculinity' and stereotypes

Mike Sullivan focuses on developing well-rounded young men academically and socially with core values of hard work, ambition, respect, and kindness.
Forest Hill School emphasizes a caring and nurturing environment for boys, challenging stereotypes associated with all-boys schools in South East London. [ more ]
BKReader
4 months ago
Brooklyn

Bed-Stuy Superintendent Receives Al Vann Award

Superintendent Brendan T. Mims honored with Hon. Albert Vann Vanguard Award
Award recognizes dedication to improving image of African American community as a trailblazer [ more ]
The Mercury News
4 months ago
Education

Woodshop has been disappearing from California schools for decades. Here's why one Bay Area teacher is bringing it back.

Woodshop program revitalized through grassroots effort
Importance of hands-on programs for students [ more ]
moreeducation
The Art Newspaper - International art news and events
1 month ago
Design

Los Angeles non-profit LAXART prepares to re-open in new home with new name

The Los Angeles alternative art space LAXART is changing its name to The Brick, reflecting the building's interior and its role within the community. [ more ]
QNS
2 months ago
New York Mets

Mets host Wheelchair Sports Federation softball game and clinic for District 75 students with disabilities - QNS

Inclusive sports events like the Wheelchair Softball Clinic promote community involvement and highlight the importance of accessibility in sports. [ more ]
Brooklyn Paper
2 months ago
Brooklyn

PHOTOS: Nearly 30,000 people cross Coney Island finish line at RBC Brooklyn Half Marathon * Brooklyn Paper

The RBC Brooklyn Half Marathon in 2021 was the largest in the event's history, with 28,000 runners participating. [ more ]
Dodger Blue
2 months ago
LA Dodgers

Dodgers Video: Shohei Ohtani Surprises UCLA Pediatric Patient On Bobblehead Night

Shohei Ohtani is a fan favorite due to his genuine and caring nature. [ more ]
Harvard Gazette
2 months ago
Web design

Priyanka Pillai learned how design can solve big problems - Harvard Gazette

Design can tackle big problems like refugee crises, aided by fieldwork and community involvement. [ more ]
Dodger Blue
2 months ago
LA Dodgers

Dino Ebel To Help Unveil New Dodgers Dreamfields In San Bernadino

LADF unveils three new Dodgers Dreamfields at Blair Park in San Bernardino, enhancing community involvement in baseball and softball. [ more ]
www.amny.com
2 months ago
Design

Art exhibit highlighting artists living with mental illness coming to Governors Island | amNewYork

Fountain House Gallery's Meditations on Medication exhibit opens on May 17, focusing on discussing medication, routine, recycling, plastic waste, and more. [ more ]
Bronx Times
2 months ago
OMG science

Bronx Community College receives an out-of-this-world gift from NASA - Bronx Times

The Bronx Community College planted a moon tree received from NASA, fostering excitement and community involvement. [ more ]
Boston.com
2 months ago
Boston Celtics

Grant Williams admits he was 'disappointed' the Celtics didn't give him a tribute video

Grant Williams disappointed by lack of tribute video from Celtics upon return to Boston. [ more ]
#environmental-justice
High Country News
2 months ago
Social justice

An environmental justice coalition for all - High Country News

President Biden's Executive Order prioritizes environmental justice, conservation efforts, and community involvement in climate action. [ more ]
Southern Coalition for Social Justice
2 months ago
Social justice

Community, Advocacy Groups Ask NC Agencies for Clear Goals on Environmental Justice

Community and environmental groups in North Carolina are urging cabinet agencies to take meaningful action in advancing environmental justice, not just rhetoric. [ more ]
Brooklyn Paper
3 months ago
Brooklyn

Environmental justice coalition criticizes planned BQE overhaul, demands community-led transformation * Brooklyn Paper

Community-led approach demanded for BQE overhaul. [ more ]
High Country News
2 months ago
Social justice

An environmental justice coalition for all - High Country News

President Biden's Executive Order prioritizes environmental justice, conservation efforts, and community involvement in climate action. [ more ]
Southern Coalition for Social Justice
2 months ago
Social justice

Community, Advocacy Groups Ask NC Agencies for Clear Goals on Environmental Justice

Community and environmental groups in North Carolina are urging cabinet agencies to take meaningful action in advancing environmental justice, not just rhetoric. [ more ]
Brooklyn Paper
3 months ago
Brooklyn

Environmental justice coalition criticizes planned BQE overhaul, demands community-led transformation * Brooklyn Paper

Community-led approach demanded for BQE overhaul. [ more ]
moreenvironmental-justice
#expansion
The Beer Thrillers
2 months ago
Beer

Pour Man's Brewing Acquires St. Boniface Brewing Company - The Beer Thrillers

Pour Man's Brewing acquires St. Boniface Brewing Company in Ephrata, PA, expanding their presence and community involvement. [ more ]
The Full Pint - Craft Beer News
3 months ago
Beer

TailGate Brewery Expands Presence to Murfreesboro * thefullpint.com

TailGate Brewery is opening a new taproom in Murfreesboro, based on high demand from fans. [ more ]
Austin Monitor
1 month ago
Austin

Future of MACC takes shape as expansion work continues - Austin Monitor

The Emma S. Barrientos Mexican American Cultural Center in Austin is undergoing a $27 million expansion to nearly double its size, with an expected reopening in late 2025. [ more ]
The Beer Thrillers
2 months ago
Beer

Pour Man's Brewing Acquires St. Boniface Brewing Company - The Beer Thrillers

Pour Man's Brewing acquires St. Boniface Brewing Company in Ephrata, PA, expanding their presence and community involvement. [ more ]
The Full Pint - Craft Beer News
3 months ago
Beer

TailGate Brewery Expands Presence to Murfreesboro * thefullpint.com

TailGate Brewery is opening a new taproom in Murfreesboro, based on high demand from fans. [ more ]
Austin Monitor
1 month ago
Austin

Future of MACC takes shape as expansion work continues - Austin Monitor

The Emma S. Barrientos Mexican American Cultural Center in Austin is undergoing a $27 million expansion to nearly double its size, with an expected reopening in late 2025. [ more ]
moreexpansion
Brooklyn Eagle
2 months ago
Education

What's News, Breaking: Monday, April 29, 2024

Bay Ridge Catholic Academy emphasizes STEM education through events like Family STEM Night. [ more ]
ESPN.com
2 months ago
New England Patriots

Latest from Patriots' draft: Drake Maye's leadership, intel on Ja'Lynn Polk and Caedan Wallace

Mack Brown emphasizes Drake Maye's character and community involvement through his approach to NIL deals and support for underprivileged children. [ more ]
Brownstoner
2 months ago
NYC politics

State Budget Agreement Keeps SUNY Downstate Hospital Open

SUNY Downstate University Hospital remains open after budget negotiation compromise with Governor Hochul, receiving funding for operations and a community advisory board review. [ more ]
Dodgers Nation
2 months ago
LA Dodgers

Watch: Dodgers Give Back to Community in Chicago at Jason Heyward Academy

A text message from Jason Heyward brought together half of the Dodgers' roster for a road trip during a road trip. [ more ]
Irish Independent
2 months ago
Education

Wicklow school preparing for return of spectacular 'Colour Run' fundraiser

The fundraiser for Wicklow town school, organized by Parents Association, hosts a successful Color Run attracting both school families and town residents. [ more ]
www.standard.co.uk
3 months ago
London

Hackney Wick parents raise safety fears after 'very pungent' smell detected near school

An investigation is launched into a chemical smell near a school, raising concerns about children's safety. [ more ]
Steelers Depot
3 months ago
Pittsburgh Steelers

Depot After Dark: 'Alex Highsmith Day,' New Helmet Designs, Former LB Now Analyst

Alex Highsmith honored in Wilmington as a community-first player
NFL allowing teams a third helmet design for the 2025 season. [ more ]
#police-investigation
www.yourlocalguardian.co.uk
3 months ago
London

Manhunt after 57 burglaries in south west London with five already arrested

Police appealing for information on Eric Andrews in connection with burglaries in south west London.
Residents reported stolen bikes being advertised online following burglaries, some worth up to 10,000. [ more ]
www.theguardian.com
4 months ago
London

Woman and man injured in suspected crossbow attacks in east London

Suspected crossbow attacks in east London left a woman and a man injured, with linked incidents 10 days apart.
Police conducting urgent investigation to identify suspect and appealing for community's help in providing information. [ more ]
www.yourlocalguardian.co.uk
3 months ago
London

Manhunt after 57 burglaries in south west London with five already arrested

Police appealing for information on Eric Andrews in connection with burglaries in south west London.
Residents reported stolen bikes being advertised online following burglaries, some worth up to 10,000. [ more ]
www.theguardian.com
4 months ago
London

Woman and man injured in suspected crossbow attacks in east London

Suspected crossbow attacks in east London left a woman and a man injured, with linked incidents 10 days apart.
Police conducting urgent investigation to identify suspect and appealing for community's help in providing information. [ more ]
morepolice-investigation
#san-jose
San Jose Inside
3 months ago
Silicon Valley real estate

In Memoriam: Rick Holden, San Jose Community and Arts Advocate

Rick Holden was a dedicated advocate for arts, education, and community involvement in San Jose.
He played key roles in various community organizations and programs, impacting both adult and high school students. [ more ]
San Jose Spotlight
3 weeks ago
SF politics

San Jose preps plan to reach zero traffic deaths - San Jose Spotlight

San Jose task force Vision Zero is concluding; city showed improvement in reducing traffic deaths, still challenges ahead. [ more ]
San Jose Inside
3 months ago
Silicon Valley real estate

In Memoriam: Rick Holden, San Jose Community and Arts Advocate

Rick Holden was a dedicated advocate for arts, education, and community involvement in San Jose.
He played key roles in various community organizations and programs, impacting both adult and high school students. [ more ]
San Jose Spotlight
3 weeks ago
SF politics

San Jose preps plan to reach zero traffic deaths - San Jose Spotlight

San Jose task force Vision Zero is concluding; city showed improvement in reducing traffic deaths, still challenges ahead. [ more ]
moresan-jose
Brooklyn Eagle
3 months ago
Brooklyn

Simon's LICH Act to reform hospital closures passes in Assembly

Assemblymember Simon advocated for hospital closure reform since 2015, with a recent bill passing the New York Assembly.
The LICH Act aims to require public notice, engagement, and state oversight when hospitals close, learning from the closure of Long Island College Hospital. [ more ]
#sustainability
Funcheap
3 months ago
San Francisco

EarthFest 2024 at the San Francisco Zoo & Gardens (April 20-21)

Learn about SF Zoo's conservation projects and network of partners.
Participate in Earth Day weekend activities at SF Zoo and gain knowledge on sustainability efforts. [ more ]
Berlin Art Link
3 months ago
Design

Preview of E-WERK's Two-Day Program | Berlin Art Link

The event explores the concept of saying 'no' in the art world
Focus on resistance, counterculture, and artistic vulnerability [ more ]
Funcheap
3 months ago
San Francisco

EarthFest 2024 at the San Francisco Zoo & Gardens (April 20-21)

Learn about SF Zoo's conservation projects and network of partners.
Participate in Earth Day weekend activities at SF Zoo and gain knowledge on sustainability efforts. [ more ]
Berlin Art Link
3 months ago
Design

Preview of E-WERK's Two-Day Program | Berlin Art Link

The event explores the concept of saying 'no' in the art world
Focus on resistance, counterculture, and artistic vulnerability [ more ]
moresustainability
www.yourlocalguardian.co.uk
3 months ago
London

New dog-friendly pub set to open in south London in huge 1million project

South London is getting a new dog-friendly pub after a 1 million revamp project.
The Red Setter pub will offer British cuisine, cocktails, and a welcoming atmosphere for various gatherings. [ more ]
www.hamhigh.co.uk
3 months ago
Data science

TikTok trainspotter judges school's rail bridge contest

Trainspotter Francis Bourgeois judged a bridge competition at a Hampstead schools' science fair.
Community involvement and creativity were key aspects of the science fair. [ more ]
Miami Herald
3 months ago
Miami

Yung Miami, drugs and a shooting. New details emerge in amended lawsuit against Diddy

Sean 'Diddy' Combs gives back to community
Legal issues and allegations surrounding Sean 'Diddy' Combs [ more ]
Entrepreneur
5 years ago
Marketing

31 Low-Budget Marketing Ideas for Your Business | Entrepreneur

Spending money on marketing is essential for business growth
Utilize low-budget marketing ideas for effective advertising [ more ]
NESN.com
3 months ago
Boston Red Sox

WooSox GM Brooke Cooper Leading Worcester's Path Forward

Brooke Cooper became the third woman to be a general manager of a Triple-A team under Diamond Baseball Holdings.
Cooper's journey from an intern to GM highlights her unexpected career path in baseball and her commitment to serving the community. [ more ]
Dodger Blue
3 months ago
LA Dodgers

Mookie Betts Connects With Dodgers Fans At Raising Cane's

Mookie Betts worked at Raising Cane's, interacting with fans and taking orders for a charity event.
Raising Cane's donated $500,000 to Mookie Betts' 5050 Foundation as a sign of gratitude. [ more ]
Boston.com
3 months ago
Boston

Boston Children's Museum calls for safety upgrades after child's death

Pedestrian safety concerns after a 4-year-old girl's tragic accident in Boston's Seaport District.
Local efforts towards immediate safety improvements in the area. [ more ]
#alum-rock-union-school-district
San Jose Spotlight
3 months ago
Education

East San Jose school district money problems may prompt takeover - San Jose Spotlight

The Alum Rock Union School District is facing a significant financial deficit of $20.8 million, leading to the potential closure of schools.
The district's board is under pressure to make tough decisions and create a comprehensive fiscal plan with community input to address the financial challenges. [ more ]
San Jose Spotlight
4 months ago
Education

East San Jose school board selects interim leader after ousting predecessor - San Jose Spotlight

Interim superintendent appointed after sudden firing of previous superintendent
Community involvement in selecting the new superintendent emphasized [ more ]
San Jose Spotlight
3 months ago
Education

East San Jose school district money problems may prompt takeover - San Jose Spotlight

The Alum Rock Union School District is facing a significant financial deficit of $20.8 million, leading to the potential closure of schools.
The district's board is under pressure to make tough decisions and create a comprehensive fiscal plan with community input to address the financial challenges. [ more ]
San Jose Spotlight
4 months ago
Education

East San Jose school board selects interim leader after ousting predecessor - San Jose Spotlight

Interim superintendent appointed after sudden firing of previous superintendent
Community involvement in selecting the new superintendent emphasized [ more ]
morealum-rock-union-school-district
GSMArena.com
4 months ago
Web design

Nothing invites its community to design, package, and customize a special edition Phone (2a)

Nothing launches The Community Edition Project for Phone (2a)
The initiative allows community members to design hardware, wallpapers, packaging, and marketing for the special edition Phone (2a) in four stages. [ more ]
#local-governance
Austin Monitor
4 months ago
Austin

Planning Commission gets its first look at Equity-Based Preservation Plan - Austin Monitor

Over 100 recommendations in Equity-Based Preservation Plan
Goal to serve underrepresented communities in Austin [ more ]
Creative Bloq
3 days ago
Graphic design

This Californian city's new logo completely misses the point

Residents of Visalia are embroiled in a contentious logo design dispute with the local council. [ more ]
Austin Monitor
4 months ago
Austin

Planning Commission gets its first look at Equity-Based Preservation Plan - Austin Monitor

Over 100 recommendations in Equity-Based Preservation Plan
Goal to serve underrepresented communities in Austin [ more ]
Creative Bloq
3 days ago
Graphic design

This Californian city's new logo completely misses the point

Residents of Visalia are embroiled in a contentious logo design dispute with the local council. [ more ]
morelocal-governance
TechCrunch
4 months ago
Startup companies

Reddit to raise ~$748M in IPO, but may become a 'meme' stock as Redditors can sell shares immediately | TechCrunch

Reddit plans to sell around 22 million shares, potentially raising $748 million at the high end of the range.
Reddit's IPO allows community members to sell shares immediately, potentially leading to volatile meme stock behavior. [ more ]
#public-service
Mission Local
4 months ago
Public health

Conozca a la candidata y candidatos del Distrito 9: "Que es lo que ha hecho por el D9?"

Candidates' actions to help District 9 highlighted: working in family business, community support, public service.
Championing manual work, community involvement, and advocacy for progressive causes are key in serving District 9. [ more ]
www.cnn.com
3 years ago
Left-wing politics

In photos: Vice President Kamala Harris

Kamala Harris's family background and career milestones are crucial in shaping her perspective on community involvement and public service. [ more ]
Mission Local
4 months ago
Public health

Conozca a la candidata y candidatos del Distrito 9: "Que es lo que ha hecho por el D9?"

Candidates' actions to help District 9 highlighted: working in family business, community support, public service.
Championing manual work, community involvement, and advocacy for progressive causes are key in serving District 9. [ more ]
www.cnn.com
3 years ago
Left-wing politics

In photos: Vice President Kamala Harris

Kamala Harris's family background and career milestones are crucial in shaping her perspective on community involvement and public service. [ more ]
morepublic-service
Los Angeles Times
4 months ago
LA food

The Topanga Farmers Market is back. To find it, head for the hills

The Topanga Farmers Market in L.A. reopened after nearly six years, attracting excitement and selling out goods.
Revival of the market involved efforts from Topanga residents with backgrounds in the nonprofit sector, leading to a successful reopening. [ more ]
Funcheap
4 months ago
San Francisco

Help Plant 100 Trees in SF to Celebrate Arbor Day (Free Lunch for Volunteers)

50 trees in Tenderloin, 50 trees in District 5
Benefits of planting trees for the environment and community [ more ]
Pats Pulpit
4 months ago
New England Patriots

New England Patriots links 3/05/24 - Get OT! Revamping the offensive line

Insight into Patriots' free agency plans for offensive line and cornerback positions.
Updates on Patriots' draft pick predictions and community involvement. [ more ]
Brooklyn Paper
4 months ago
Brooklyn

Locals come together at Borough Hall to help shape redesign of Columbus Park * Brooklyn Paper

Community involvement in park redesign
Transformation of underutilized spaces into community hubs [ more ]
www.mercurynews.com
4 months ago
East Bay (California)

Letters: Measure B

Be cautious of Measure B which involves a $195 million bond for schools in Antioch with additional taxes until 2059.
Alameda's Measure E is crucial to maintaining school funding and programs essential for student success. [ more ]
Bullets Forever
4 months ago
DevOps

Why will Mystics fans miss Cloud?

Natasha Cloud's impact on Washington Mystics fans is significant due to her leadership, community involvement, and on-court skills.
Despite being a second-round pick, Cloud had a decade-long career in WNBA, becoming a key player in Mystics' success both on and off the court. [ more ]
www.mercurynews.com
4 months ago
Public health

Opinion: Prop. 1 will force major cuts in mental health services

The Mental Health Services Act (MHSA) in California has been instrumental in providing dedicated funding for effective mental health services designed by the community.
Proposition 1 threatens to undermine the MHSA by introducing state mandates and potentially cutting critical mental health services for the most severely ill individuals. [ more ]
#leadership
Mission Local
4 months ago
Mission District

Meet the District 7 candidates: 'Tell us about your background'

Small businesses are key in the City's economy, and the candidates emphasize the importance of their background related to business ownership and leadership in their campaign.
Leadership experience, community involvement, and military background are highlighted by candidates as relevant skills for the role of a district supervisor. [ more ]
Mission Local
5 months ago
San Francisco

Meet the candidates: SF's District 3 supe race

Moe Jamil's qualifications include serving as Deputy City Attorney and his involvement in community organizations.
Sharon Lai has experience in economic recovery and leadership roles in various sectors. [ more ]
Mission Local
4 months ago
Mission District

Meet the District 7 candidates: 'Tell us about your background'

Small businesses are key in the City's economy, and the candidates emphasize the importance of their background related to business ownership and leadership in their campaign.
Leadership experience, community involvement, and military background are highlighted by candidates as relevant skills for the role of a district supervisor. [ more ]
Mission Local
5 months ago
San Francisco

Meet the candidates: SF's District 3 supe race

Moe Jamil's qualifications include serving as Deputy City Attorney and his involvement in community organizations.
Sharon Lai has experience in economic recovery and leadership roles in various sectors. [ more ]
moreleadership
Time Out London
4 months ago
London

This legendary south London music venue has been officially given protected community status

Electric Brixton designated as an 'asset of community value' by Lambeth Council for protection and community bidding rights
ACV status aims to preserve places like Electric Brixton from potential development or change [ more ]
#parenting
Scary Mommy
5 months ago
Parenting

I Don't Judge You For Your Choices, Why The Hell Are You Judging Me For Mine?

Bringing snacks for soccer is a big responsibility for kids and exciting for them.
Parents may have different opinions on snack choices for kids' sports events, leading to unexpected reactions. [ more ]
Slate Magazine
2 weeks ago
Writing

Help! My Husband Left Our Newborn in a Hot Car. His Way of "Repaying" the People Who Saved Her Is Sickening.

Always double-check for children in the car to prevent tragic accidents. [ more ]
Scary Mommy
5 months ago
Parenting

I Don't Judge You For Your Choices, Why The Hell Are You Judging Me For Mine?

Bringing snacks for soccer is a big responsibility for kids and exciting for them.
Parents may have different opinions on snack choices for kids' sports events, leading to unexpected reactions. [ more ]
Slate Magazine
2 weeks ago
Writing

Help! My Husband Left Our Newborn in a Hot Car. His Way of "Repaying" the People Who Saved Her Is Sickening.

Always double-check for children in the car to prevent tragic accidents. [ more ]
moreparenting
#sports-enthusiast
Miami Herald
5 months ago
Miami

Lawyer Max Spiegelman, Miami High and UM alum, dies at 88. He was 'cherished' by community

Max Spiegelman had a successful law career, was an active sports enthusiast, and was highly respected in his community.
His dedication to family, love for sports, and involvement in the community are highlighted in his obituary. [ more ]
PortlandTribune.com
2 days ago
Books

Dortha Irene Kilgore

Dortha Kilgore was a beloved member of her community who found joy in knitting, gardening, and had a passion for sports. [ more ]
Miami Herald
5 months ago
Miami

Lawyer Max Spiegelman, Miami High and UM alum, dies at 88. He was 'cherished' by community

Max Spiegelman had a successful law career, was an active sports enthusiast, and was highly respected in his community.
His dedication to family, love for sports, and involvement in the community are highlighted in his obituary. [ more ]
PortlandTribune.com
2 days ago
Books

Dortha Irene Kilgore

Dortha Kilgore was a beloved member of her community who found joy in knitting, gardening, and had a passion for sports. [ more ]
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www.theguardian.com
5 months ago
Media industry

Local news in the UK is in deep trouble. But this band of radicals could change everything | Jonathan Heawood

Local news in the UK has been in decline, with many areas lacking adequate journalism.
A new generation of independent news providers is emerging, reimagining local news and involving the community in the process. [ more ]
Brooklyn Paper
5 months ago
Brooklyn

'Heart on my sleeve': Council Member Justin Brannan sworn in as rep of newly outlined District 47 * Brooklyn Paper

Justin Brannan sworn in as Council Member of newly outlined District 47
Brannan praised for his community involvement and constituent service [ more ]
oaklandside.org
6 months ago
East Bay food

Looking to volunteer for Martin Luther King Jr. Day? Here's a list of events around Berkeley

MLK Day is recognized as a national day of service and encourages community involvement.
Oakland has created an interactive map of events for MLK Day, and there are also virtual volunteer opportunities. [ more ]
www.theguardian.com
7 months ago
London

Jeremy Grayson obituary

Jeremy Grayson was a professional photographer who worked with famous clients and photographed numerous celebrities.
He was committed to his local community and dedicated his time to helping disabled children and volunteering for the Riding for the Disabled Association. [ more ]
iRunFar
7 months ago
Running

Introducing the Under the Radar Races Series

Introducing the 2024 Under the Radar Races series, which will profile one lesser-known ultra race per month
Criteria for under the radar races include being locally owned and operated, not-for-profit, and having readily available registration [ more ]
The Walrus
1 month ago
OMG science

As Temperatures Rise, So Does Pressure to Engineer the Ocean | The Walrus

Concerns arose over Planetary Technologies' plan to add magnesium hydroxide to St. Ives Bay, highlighting the importance of ecosystem monitoring and community involvement. [ more ]
designboom | architecture & design magazine
1 month ago
Design

address marker nesting boxes invite local birds to coexist with city dwellers

Numbird digit-shaped nesting box doubles as street address marker. [ more ]
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New York Family
1 month ago
NYC LGBT

Pride Month Events in NYC for Families 2024 - New York Family

Teaching kids about LGBTQ+ community heritage through fun events in NYC during Pride Month. [ more ]
Fast Company
1 month ago
Marketing

Why Microsoft, Absolut Vodka, and Skittles' pride activations actually worked

Approach Pride campaigns with authenticity and originality to make a meaningful impact. [ more ]
New York Family
1 month ago
NYC LGBT

Pride Month Events in NYC for Families 2024 - New York Family

Teaching kids about LGBTQ+ community heritage through fun events in NYC during Pride Month. [ more ]
Fast Company
1 month ago
Marketing

Why Microsoft, Absolut Vodka, and Skittles' pride activations actually worked

Approach Pride campaigns with authenticity and originality to make a meaningful impact. [ more ]
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Above the Law
1 month ago
Law

Lewis Roca's Managing Partner Explains Why Law Firm Leaders Should Volunteer In The Community Where Their Firm Is Based

Law firm leaders should be heavily invested in their community to shape and improve it. [ more ]
Austin Monitor
2 days ago
Austin

With fate of Blocks 16 and 18 decided, focus could turn to 11th and 12th Street corridors - Austin Monitor

The Urban Renewal Agency is moving forward with the redevelopment of Blocks 16 and 18 into mixed-use projects with substantial affordable housing. [ more ]
www.barkinganddagenhampost.co.uk
3 days ago
Golden State Warriors

'Eco warriors' clean up streets

Young eco warriors at Thames View Junior School in Barking actively participate in weekly litter picking patrols to clean up the neighborhood. [ more ]
BKReader
5 days ago
Brooklyn

Sundays Just Got a Whole Lot Better as Libraries Begin to Reopen

Libraries in Brooklyn to resume Sunday services gradually by August 4 with restored funding after budget cuts. [ more ]
BKReader
3 weeks ago
Brooklyn

After Decades-Long Fight, Willoughby-Hart Historic District Finally Receives Landmark Designation

Preservation efforts for The Willoughby-Hart Historic District recognized by LPC as official city landmark. [ more ]
www.times-series.co.uk
3 weeks ago
Berlin

Serious business of fun at gardens festival

Community involvement at housing development summer fair. [ more ]
www.mercurynews.com
4 weeks ago
Education

Violence prevention programs in school are one way to keep kids safe, experts say

Prevention measures and violence prevention efforts are crucial in schools to avoid tragedies and help students deal with big emotions. [ more ]
www.theoutlookonline.com
1 month ago
Medicine

2024 Hidden Bottle Hunt challenges park-lovers to find one of six collectibles

The scavenger hunt highlights Oregon's bottle redemption system. [ more ]
New York Post
1 month ago
New York City

Ecuadorian migrant who allegedly raped 13-year-old NYC girl said he recorded the attack in sickening confession: DA

A disturbing case of a migrant admitting to raping a 13-year-old girl in Queens park, recording the attack, and sparking a five-day manhunt. [ more ]
Brooklyn Paper
1 month ago
Brooklyn

Float on! A behind-the-scenes look at Mermaid Parade float-building, costume-making and more * Brooklyn Paper

The Coney Island Mermaid Parade is a popular, extravagant summer event known for its artistic and offbeat aesthetic. [ more ]
Just The News
1 month ago
New York City

NYC locals help arrest Ecuadorian migrant accused of raping 13-year-old girl

The importance of community involvement in identifying suspects. [ more ]
QNS
1 month ago
NYC LGBT

Henry 'Hank' Krumholz, stalwart pioneer of Queens LGBTQ Pride, dies at 73 - QNS

Hank Krumholz, a pioneering gay rights activist in Queens, played a crucial role in the establishment and success of the Queens LGBTQ Pride Parade. [ more ]
Bitcoin Magazine - Bitcoin News, Articles and Expert Insights
1 month ago
Cryptocurrency

The Politics of Bitcoin Development

Developers in Bitcoin face challenges due to overly clever approaches leading to fragmentation and intense competition. [ more ]
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