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www.romfordrecorder.co.uk
2 weeks ago
NYC LGBT

Pride event set to celebrate Romford's LGBTQ+ community this June

A Pride festival, Kaleidoscope Pride, is being held in Romford on June 8, celebrating LGBTQ+ community with free activities and support. [ more ]
San Francisco Bay Times
1 month ago
San Francisco

SF AIDS Foundation Holds First Aging & Thriving Expo - San Francisco Bay Times

The Aging & Thriving Expo aims to support the community of older gay/bi/trans/queer MSM by providing resources and connections. [ more ]
Fast Company
1 month ago
NYC LGBT

LGBTQ+ youth are not okay as politics takes its toll on mental health in 2024

LGBTQ+ youth are facing mental health challenges due to anti-LGBTQ+ legislation and a lack of access to mental healthcare. [ more ]
www.romfordrecorder.co.uk
2 weeks ago
NYC LGBT

Pride event set to celebrate Romford's LGBTQ+ community this June

A Pride festival, Kaleidoscope Pride, is being held in Romford on June 8, celebrating LGBTQ+ community with free activities and support. [ more ]
San Francisco Bay Times
1 month ago
San Francisco

SF AIDS Foundation Holds First Aging & Thriving Expo - San Francisco Bay Times

The Aging & Thriving Expo aims to support the community of older gay/bi/trans/queer MSM by providing resources and connections. [ more ]
Fast Company
1 month ago
NYC LGBT

LGBTQ+ youth are not okay as politics takes its toll on mental health in 2024

LGBTQ+ youth are facing mental health challenges due to anti-LGBTQ+ legislation and a lack of access to mental healthcare. [ more ]
morelgbtq
Cbsnews
2 weeks ago
Health

About 1 in 3 Americans have lost someone to a drug overdose, new study finds

Approximately one-third of Americans know someone who has died of a drug overdose, sparking a need for policy changes and support for affected communities. [ more ]
#education
Brooklyn, NY Patch
2 weeks ago
Education

NYC Breaks Ground On New BK 553-Seat Middle School

Construction of 553-seat middle school annex in Gravesend, with modern amenities, to address overcrowding and provide tailored support to the school community. [ more ]
www.kilburntimes.co.uk
3 weeks ago
Education

School strikes continue as protest over academy plan reaches minister

Parents and staff at Byron Court Primary School oppose the forced academisation by the government due to an 'inadequate' rating. [ more ]
www.mercurynews.com
1 month ago
Education

After investigation, family of missing students enrolls in school

An Atlanta family's struggles with school enrollment were resolved after media attention and named a Pulitzer Prize finalist. [ more ]
www.nytimes.com
1 month ago
Left-wing politics

Jill Biden Hosts Gala, With Teachers as the Honored Dignitaries

Honoring educators with national awards showcases the importance of their profession and dedication to students. [ more ]
Brooklyn, NY Patch
2 weeks ago
Education

NYC Breaks Ground On New BK 553-Seat Middle School

Construction of 553-seat middle school annex in Gravesend, with modern amenities, to address overcrowding and provide tailored support to the school community. [ more ]
www.kilburntimes.co.uk
3 weeks ago
Education

School strikes continue as protest over academy plan reaches minister

Parents and staff at Byron Court Primary School oppose the forced academisation by the government due to an 'inadequate' rating. [ more ]
www.mercurynews.com
1 month ago
Education

After investigation, family of missing students enrolls in school

An Atlanta family's struggles with school enrollment were resolved after media attention and named a Pulitzer Prize finalist. [ more ]
www.nytimes.com
1 month ago
Left-wing politics

Jill Biden Hosts Gala, With Teachers as the Honored Dignitaries

Honoring educators with national awards showcases the importance of their profession and dedication to students. [ more ]
moreeducation
The Art Newspaper - International art news and events
2 weeks ago
Design

In London, a fair without dealers where artists pocket the whole profit

Artists' Fair at Somerset House empowers artists through direct sales and community celebration. [ more ]
#mental-health
The Art Newspaper - International art news and events
2 weeks ago
Design

New UK digital art school provides artist workshops and supplies for NHS mental health units

Mental health units in England offer free art materials and workshops for service users through Hospital Rooms' Digital Art School project. [ more ]
Advocate.com
2 weeks ago
Mental health

'Drag Race' season 16 winner Nymphia Wind on mental health: 'I definitely have a bit of performance anxiety'

Pressure to succeed in drag affects mental health; support and community crucial for well-being. [ more ]
www.mercurynews.com
3 weeks ago
Los Angeles

If you're living with a drug or mental health problem, here's where to look for help

Fatal overdoses in the U.S. fell in 2023 but do not indicate the end of drug and mental health crises. [ more ]
Los Angeles Times
3 weeks ago
Black Lives Matter

Are 'deaths of despair' really more common for white Americans? A UCLA report says no

Discussion on the shift in substance abuse crisis focus from white to Black and Native Americans. [ more ]
The Art Newspaper - International art news and events
2 weeks ago
Design

New UK digital art school provides artist workshops and supplies for NHS mental health units

Mental health units in England offer free art materials and workshops for service users through Hospital Rooms' Digital Art School project. [ more ]
Advocate.com
2 weeks ago
Mental health

'Drag Race' season 16 winner Nymphia Wind on mental health: 'I definitely have a bit of performance anxiety'

Pressure to succeed in drag affects mental health; support and community crucial for well-being. [ more ]
www.mercurynews.com
3 weeks ago
Los Angeles

If you're living with a drug or mental health problem, here's where to look for help

Fatal overdoses in the U.S. fell in 2023 but do not indicate the end of drug and mental health crises. [ more ]
Los Angeles Times
3 weeks ago
Black Lives Matter

Are 'deaths of despair' really more common for white Americans? A UCLA report says no

Discussion on the shift in substance abuse crisis focus from white to Black and Native Americans. [ more ]
moremental-health
BuzzFeed
2 weeks ago
Writing

24 People Who Thought The Unusual Things Their Bodies Did Were Totally Normal...Until Someone Told Them They Weren't

Creating a community for individuals with unusual body conditions can help them feel less isolated. [ more ]
Advocate.com
2 weeks ago
Left-wing politics

President Biden and First Lady to punctuate Pride Month with attendance at LGBTQ+ fundraiser in New York City

President and First Lady Dr. Jill Biden to attend 25th annual LGBTQ+ Leadership Council Gala on June 28 in New York City. [ more ]
#rent-increase
www.standard.co.uk
2 weeks ago
London

Campaign launched to save North London theatre group from eviction after hit with 42 percent rent rise

The Black Arts Production Theatre is facing eviction from the Bernie Grant Arts Centre due to a 42% rent increase, despite the group's long-standing relationship with the centre. [ more ]
www.bbc.com
2 weeks ago
London

Theatre group appeals against eviction

A north London theatre group faces eviction due to a 42% rent increase, sparking criticism and a petition for support. [ more ]
www.standard.co.uk
2 weeks ago
London

Campaign launched to save North London theatre group from eviction after hit with 42 percent rent rise

The Black Arts Production Theatre is facing eviction from the Bernie Grant Arts Centre due to a 42% rent increase, despite the group's long-standing relationship with the centre. [ more ]
www.bbc.com
2 weeks ago
London

Theatre group appeals against eviction

A north London theatre group faces eviction due to a 42% rent increase, sparking criticism and a petition for support. [ more ]
morerent-increase
Streetsblog
2 weeks ago
Bicycling

Family of Killed Bronx Cyclist Demands DOT Finish Washington Bridge Bike Lane - Streetsblog New York City

Delayed infrastructure improvements can have fatal consequences for cyclists, prompting calls for immediate action to ensure safer pathways. [ more ]
Irish Independent
2 weeks ago
Writing

'One of life's beautiful souls' - Ryan Tubridy pays tribute to 'beautiful' Saoirse Ruane three months after her tragic death

Saoirse, a 12-year-old cancer fighter from Ireland, passed away, inspiring the Toy Show Appeal and raising millions for charity. [ more ]
#gun-violence
BKReader
2 weeks ago
Brooklyn

Mother of Brooklyn Man Murdered in Brooklyn Helps Families Honor Loved Ones Posthumously

A mother turns her son's tragic death into a platform for honoring lost loved ones. [ more ]
BBC News
1 month ago
London

Lambeth shooting victim named as Jazmel Patterson-Low

The 26-year-old victim died of a single gunshot wound on the Westbury Estate after an argument flared up resulting in shots being fired. [ more ]
BKReader
2 weeks ago
Brooklyn

Mother of Brooklyn Man Murdered in Brooklyn Helps Families Honor Loved Ones Posthumously

A mother turns her son's tragic death into a platform for honoring lost loved ones. [ more ]
BBC News
1 month ago
London

Lambeth shooting victim named as Jazmel Patterson-Low

The 26-year-old victim died of a single gunshot wound on the Westbury Estate after an argument flared up resulting in shots being fired. [ more ]
moregun-violence
#museum-of-homelessness
Time Out London
2 weeks ago
London

London's Museum of Homelessness has reopened in a new location

Museum of Homelessness in London finds permanent home in Finsbury Park after a decade, focusing on community and inclusivity. [ more ]
www.bbc.com
3 weeks ago
London

'Homelessness is a huge part of our culture'

The Museum of Homelessness provides a platform to share personal stories through donated items from individuals with lived experiences of homelessness. [ more ]
Time Out London
2 weeks ago
London

London's Museum of Homelessness has reopened in a new location

Museum of Homelessness in London finds permanent home in Finsbury Park after a decade, focusing on community and inclusivity. [ more ]
www.bbc.com
3 weeks ago
London

'Homelessness is a huge part of our culture'

The Museum of Homelessness provides a platform to share personal stories through donated items from individuals with lived experiences of homelessness. [ more ]
moremuseum-of-homelessness
#brooklyn
Brooklyn Paper
2 weeks ago
Brooklyn

157th Brooklyn Memorial Day Parade triumphs over rain, draws thousands to Bay Ridge * Brooklyn Paper

Brooklyn's Memorial Day Parade continues as a long-standing tradition honoring veterans [ more ]
Brooklyn Eagle
3 weeks ago
Brooklyn

Assaulting a retail worker is now a felony in New York

Assaulting a retail worker in Coney Island is now a felony, with up to 4 years in prison as punishment. [ more ]
Brooklyn Eagle
1 month ago
Brooklyn

City Harvest: Drop off food at NYPD, FDNY for increasing number of hungry kids

City Harvest in NYC requests help to support food pantries due to increased demand during the pandemic. [ more ]
Brooklyn Paper
2 weeks ago
Brooklyn

157th Brooklyn Memorial Day Parade triumphs over rain, draws thousands to Bay Ridge * Brooklyn Paper

Brooklyn's Memorial Day Parade continues as a long-standing tradition honoring veterans [ more ]
Brooklyn Eagle
3 weeks ago
Brooklyn

Assaulting a retail worker is now a felony in New York

Assaulting a retail worker in Coney Island is now a felony, with up to 4 years in prison as punishment. [ more ]
Brooklyn Eagle
1 month ago
Brooklyn

City Harvest: Drop off food at NYPD, FDNY for increasing number of hungry kids

City Harvest in NYC requests help to support food pantries due to increased demand during the pandemic. [ more ]
morebrooklyn
#entrepreneurship
Adweek
2 weeks ago
Marketing

Ad Agencies Can Help Reduce Racial Wealth Gap in America

Black-owned small businesses can achieve remarkable success with social media and community support. [ more ]
www.amny.com
3 weeks ago
NYC politics

Op-Ed | Real People, Real Business, Real Solutions: the NYC Small Business Expo | amNewYork

Entrepreneurial success story with SBS support in NYC showcased through Aneesa Waheed's journey. [ more ]
Adweek
2 weeks ago
Marketing

Ad Agencies Can Help Reduce Racial Wealth Gap in America

Black-owned small businesses can achieve remarkable success with social media and community support. [ more ]
www.amny.com
3 weeks ago
NYC politics

Op-Ed | Real People, Real Business, Real Solutions: the NYC Small Business Expo | amNewYork

Entrepreneurial success story with SBS support in NYC showcased through Aneesa Waheed's journey. [ more ]
moreentrepreneurship
#political-engagement
Mission Local
3 weeks ago
Dining

Vea como se postulan: Aaron Peskin asiste a una fiesta en una casa

The article highlights Winnie Porter's enthusiasm for Aaron Peskin's mayoral candidacy and her efforts to rally support in the community. [ more ]
www.independent.co.uk
1 month ago
London politics

Labour's youngest councillor, 18, wins seat week before A-Level exams

One of the youngest councillors in the UK, Daisy Blakemore-Creedon, won her seat just before her A-level exams. [ more ]
Mission Local
3 weeks ago
Dining

Vea como se postulan: Aaron Peskin asiste a una fiesta en una casa

The article highlights Winnie Porter's enthusiasm for Aaron Peskin's mayoral candidacy and her efforts to rally support in the community. [ more ]
www.independent.co.uk
1 month ago
London politics

Labour's youngest councillor, 18, wins seat week before A-Level exams

One of the youngest councillors in the UK, Daisy Blakemore-Creedon, won her seat just before her A-level exams. [ more ]
morepolitical-engagement
Dodgers Nation
3 weeks ago
LA Dodgers

Dodgers News: Jackie Robinson Statue Replacement Almost Completed

The replacement of a stolen Jackie Robinson statue in Wichita reflects community support and dedication to preserving baseball history. [ more ]
#murder-investigation
www.newsshopper.co.uk
3 weeks ago
London

Teenager stabbed to death in west London named and pictured for first time

A teenager, Kamari Johnson, was stabbed to death in Hayes, leading to a murder investigation and arrest of a 17-year-old suspect. [ more ]
www.eastlondonadvertiser.co.uk
3 weeks ago
London

Murder arrest after young woman found dead

Arrest made in connection with a murder in Limehouse [ more ]
www.standard.co.uk
3 weeks ago
London

Murder probe launched as woman, 21, found dead in Tower Hamlets

Murder investigation launched after a 21-year-old woman found dead in east London. [ more ]
www.newsshopper.co.uk
3 weeks ago
London

Teenager stabbed to death in west London named and pictured for first time

A teenager, Kamari Johnson, was stabbed to death in Hayes, leading to a murder investigation and arrest of a 17-year-old suspect. [ more ]
www.eastlondonadvertiser.co.uk
3 weeks ago
London

Murder arrest after young woman found dead

Arrest made in connection with a murder in Limehouse [ more ]
www.standard.co.uk
3 weeks ago
London

Murder probe launched as woman, 21, found dead in Tower Hamlets

Murder investigation launched after a 21-year-old woman found dead in east London. [ more ]
moremurder-investigation
#affordable-housing
LGBTQ Nation
3 weeks ago
LGBT

Australia will create affordable housing for trans women in first-of-its-kind initiative - LGBTQ Nation

Sydney to provide unique affordable housing for transgender women. [ more ]
PinkNews | Latest lesbian, gay, bi and trans news | LGBTQ+ news
3 weeks ago
LGBT

Sydney to get first dedicated affordable housing for trans women

Dedicated affordable housing for trans women being built in Sydney, Australia. [ more ]
LGBTQ Nation
3 weeks ago
LGBT

Australia will create affordable housing for trans women in first-of-its-kind initiative - LGBTQ Nation

Sydney to provide unique affordable housing for transgender women. [ more ]
PinkNews | Latest lesbian, gay, bi and trans news | LGBTQ+ news
3 weeks ago
LGBT

Sydney to get first dedicated affordable housing for trans women

Dedicated affordable housing for trans women being built in Sydney, Australia. [ more ]
moreaffordable-housing
#homelessness
Falcons Wire
3 weeks ago
Austin

Falcons RB Bijan Robinson donates $300K to fight homelessness

Atlanta Falcons running back Bijan Robinson donated $300,000 to support Community First! Village, aiding the fight against homelessness in Austin, Texas. [ more ]
Los Angeles Times
1 month ago
Los Angeles

Homelessness down in Long Beach, up in Orange County, latest counts find

Long Beach saw a decline in local homelessness after seven years, while Orange County's homeless population continued to grow. [ more ]
www.romfordrecorder.co.uk
1 month ago
London

Homelesness charity celebrates 'bigger and better things' after shock eviction

A charity tackling poverty and homelessness moved to a larger location after facing eviction, raising funds to secure a new premises and expand its services. [ more ]
BKReader
1 month ago
Brooklyn

Rising Above: Inspiring Stories of Mothers in Brooklyn's Homeless Shelters

Providence House provides crucial support to families facing homelessness in the midst of Brooklyn's gentrification. [ more ]
Falcons Wire
3 weeks ago
Austin

Falcons RB Bijan Robinson donates $300K to fight homelessness

Atlanta Falcons running back Bijan Robinson donated $300,000 to support Community First! Village, aiding the fight against homelessness in Austin, Texas. [ more ]
Los Angeles Times
1 month ago
Los Angeles

Homelessness down in Long Beach, up in Orange County, latest counts find

Long Beach saw a decline in local homelessness after seven years, while Orange County's homeless population continued to grow. [ more ]
www.romfordrecorder.co.uk
1 month ago
London

Homelesness charity celebrates 'bigger and better things' after shock eviction

A charity tackling poverty and homelessness moved to a larger location after facing eviction, raising funds to secure a new premises and expand its services. [ more ]
BKReader
1 month ago
Brooklyn

Rising Above: Inspiring Stories of Mothers in Brooklyn's Homeless Shelters

Providence House provides crucial support to families facing homelessness in the midst of Brooklyn's gentrification. [ more ]
morehomelessness
#racism
www.mediaite.com
3 weeks ago
Black Lives Matter

NBC's Dasha Burns Recounts Black, Hispanic Voters Shutting Her Down After Bringing Up Trump's Past Offensive' Comments

Black and Hispanic voters at Trump rally support his immigration and border policies, prioritize actions over rhetoric. [ more ]
Mission Local
1 month ago
Black Lives Matter

Alamo Square neighbors rally to support Black dog walker after racist packages

Community support against racism is crucial for marginalized individuals like Terry Williams who faced multiple racist incidents.
Racism is still prevalent and impactful even in diverse areas like Alamo Square, sparking crucial discussions on race and community solidarity. [ more ]
www.mediaite.com
3 weeks ago
Black Lives Matter

NBC's Dasha Burns Recounts Black, Hispanic Voters Shutting Her Down After Bringing Up Trump's Past Offensive' Comments

Black and Hispanic voters at Trump rally support his immigration and border policies, prioritize actions over rhetoric. [ more ]
Mission Local
1 month ago
Black Lives Matter

Alamo Square neighbors rally to support Black dog walker after racist packages

Community support against racism is crucial for marginalized individuals like Terry Williams who faced multiple racist incidents.
Racism is still prevalent and impactful even in diverse areas like Alamo Square, sparking crucial discussions on race and community solidarity. [ more ]
moreracism
www.standard.co.uk
3 weeks ago
London

Boy, 14, arrested in west London on suspicion of far-right terror offence

Youth involvement in terrorism is a growing concern, emphasizing the importance of early intervention and prevention measures. [ more ]
#fundraising
London On The Inside
2 years ago
London food

Soho Food Feast is Back | Eat and Drink | London On The Inside

Soho Food Feast is back after a two-year break, featuring a variety of restaurants to raise funds for Soho Parish primary school. [ more ]
www.romfordrecorder.co.uk
3 weeks ago
London

Remembering budding medic and baking-lover teen with cake sale

Friends raise funds for heart research in memory of teenager who died of sudden cardiac arrest. [ more ]
www.standard.co.uk
1 month ago
London

Daniel Anjorin: Mourners gather for funeral of schoolboy killed in Hainault sword attack

Mourners gather for funeral of 14-year-old Daniel Anjorin, killed in a sword attack. Community supports family with fundraising. [ more ]
Dodger Blue
1 month ago
LA Dodgers

DJ Pee .Wee Performing & Kirsten Watson Hosting Blue Diamond Gala At Dodger Stadium

The Los Angeles Dodgers Foundation Blue Diamond Gala benefits LADF programs and initiatives for the community. [ more ]
ABC7 San Francisco
1 month ago
Education

Missouri boy, 11, raises funds to pay off classmates' tabs for school lunches

An 11-year-old boy in Missouri is fundraising to alleviate his classmates' school lunch debts, emphasizing the importance of school meals for students. [ more ]
London On The Inside
2 years ago
London food

Soho Food Feast is Back | Eat and Drink | London On The Inside

Soho Food Feast is back after a two-year break, featuring a variety of restaurants to raise funds for Soho Parish primary school. [ more ]
www.romfordrecorder.co.uk
3 weeks ago
London

Remembering budding medic and baking-lover teen with cake sale

Friends raise funds for heart research in memory of teenager who died of sudden cardiac arrest. [ more ]
www.standard.co.uk
1 month ago
London

Daniel Anjorin: Mourners gather for funeral of schoolboy killed in Hainault sword attack

Mourners gather for funeral of 14-year-old Daniel Anjorin, killed in a sword attack. Community supports family with fundraising. [ more ]
Dodger Blue
1 month ago
LA Dodgers

DJ Pee .Wee Performing & Kirsten Watson Hosting Blue Diamond Gala At Dodger Stadium

The Los Angeles Dodgers Foundation Blue Diamond Gala benefits LADF programs and initiatives for the community. [ more ]
ABC7 San Francisco
1 month ago
Education

Missouri boy, 11, raises funds to pay off classmates' tabs for school lunches

An 11-year-old boy in Missouri is fundraising to alleviate his classmates' school lunch debts, emphasizing the importance of school meals for students. [ more ]
morefundraising
#tragedy
www.bbc.com
3 weeks ago
London

Five-year-old died after fall from kitchen window

A five-year-old boy dies after falling from a 15th-floor kitchen window in east London. [ more ]
Advocate.com
3 weeks ago
LGBT

Transgender 17-year-old Tayy Dior Thomas shot to death in Alabama

Transgender girl Tayy Dior Thomas was tragically shot to death by a man she was dating in a case of intimate partner violence. [ more ]
www.newhamrecorder.co.uk
1 month ago
London

Boy fall death: First pictures from scene show floral tributes laid

Heartbreaking incident in Plaistow where a six-year-old boy fell to his death from an apartment block. [ more ]
www.independent.co.uk
1 month ago
London

Hundreds gather to pay tribute to sword attack victim Daniel Anjorin

Community gathers for vigil in memory of schoolboy Daniel Anjorin in Hainault, London. [ more ]
www.independent.co.uk
1 month ago
London

Tributes flood in for boy killed in Hainault attack as thousands raised for family

Community mourns a beloved schoolboy, Daniel Anjorin, killed in a tragic sword attack on his way to school. [ more ]
www.bbc.com
3 weeks ago
London

Five-year-old died after fall from kitchen window

A five-year-old boy dies after falling from a 15th-floor kitchen window in east London. [ more ]
Advocate.com
3 weeks ago
LGBT

Transgender 17-year-old Tayy Dior Thomas shot to death in Alabama

Transgender girl Tayy Dior Thomas was tragically shot to death by a man she was dating in a case of intimate partner violence. [ more ]
www.newhamrecorder.co.uk
1 month ago
London

Boy fall death: First pictures from scene show floral tributes laid

Heartbreaking incident in Plaistow where a six-year-old boy fell to his death from an apartment block. [ more ]
www.independent.co.uk
1 month ago
London

Hundreds gather to pay tribute to sword attack victim Daniel Anjorin

Community gathers for vigil in memory of schoolboy Daniel Anjorin in Hainault, London. [ more ]
www.independent.co.uk
1 month ago
London

Tributes flood in for boy killed in Hainault attack as thousands raised for family

Community mourns a beloved schoolboy, Daniel Anjorin, killed in a tragic sword attack on his way to school. [ more ]
moretragedy
QNS
3 weeks ago
Education

Richmond Hill High School's inaugural Prom Giveaway Expo a smashing success - QNS

Students in need receive prom attire through Richmond Hill High School's Prom Giveaway Expo. [ more ]
www.npr.org
3 weeks ago
US news

A tornado devastates an Iowa town and kills multiple people, authorities say

A powerful tornado caused multiple fatalities and injuries in Greenfield, Iowa, leaving a trail of destruction in its wake. [ more ]
www.theguardian.com
3 weeks ago
Black Lives Matter

Dope Black Dads: dispelling myths and biases about Black fathers a photo essay

Dope Black Dads is a community providing a safe space for Black fathers worldwide to discuss their experiences and redefine the stereotype of absent Black fathers. [ more ]
www.mediaite.com
4 weeks ago
Left-wing politics

The Trail of Broken Promises': Biden Recalls the Turmoil of Recent Years In Moving Graduation Speech About Loss and Hope

President Biden emphasizes the importance of resilience and community support during challenging times. [ more ]
The Mercury News
4 weeks ago
Education

West Valley high school teachers fight for higher salaries, smaller class sizes

Contract negotiations affected by pending parcel tax election results. [ more ]
ABC7 San Francisco
4 weeks ago
NYC LGBT

L.A. LGBT Center Gala celebrates with the stars at annual gala

LA LGBT Center annual Gala celebrates LGBTQ+ leaders and advocates. [ more ]
#power-outages
www.npr.org
4 weeks ago
US news

Widespread power outages from deadly Houston storm raise new risk: hot weather

Don't overexert during cleanup post-storm as Houston faces heat warning, power outages, and storm damage. [ more ]
Eater Houston
4 weeks ago
Chicago

What's Open and What's Closed in Houston After Severe Storms

Severe storms in Texas and Louisiana leave 4 dead, 800,000 without power in Houston. [ more ]
www.npr.org
4 weeks ago
US news

Widespread power outages from deadly Houston storm raise new risk: hot weather

Don't overexert during cleanup post-storm as Houston faces heat warning, power outages, and storm damage. [ more ]
Eater Houston
4 weeks ago
Chicago

What's Open and What's Closed in Houston After Severe Storms

Severe storms in Texas and Louisiana leave 4 dead, 800,000 without power in Houston. [ more ]
morepower-outages
#tragic-death
www.standard.co.uk
1 month ago
London

Daniel Anjorin: Funeral to be held for teenager who died in Hainault sword attack

The Anjorin family is using donations to establish a new family home as a tribute to Daniel's legacy. [ more ]
Advocate.com
1 month ago
LGBT

Black trans woman Kita Bee killed in hit-and-run in Kansas City

Kita Bee, a Black transgender woman, was killed in a hit-and-run accident. Community mourns her tragic death. [ more ]
www.standard.co.uk
1 month ago
London

Daniel Anjorin: Funeral to be held for teenager who died in Hainault sword attack

The Anjorin family is using donations to establish a new family home as a tribute to Daniel's legacy. [ more ]
Advocate.com
1 month ago
LGBT

Black trans woman Kita Bee killed in hit-and-run in Kansas City

Kita Bee, a Black transgender woman, was killed in a hit-and-run accident. Community mourns her tragic death. [ more ]
moretragic-death
#urban-development
Austin Monitor
1 month ago
Austin

As downtown sees slowing of development, new programs aim to promote activity - Austin Monitor

Supporting arts and culture in downtown areas can combat affordability crises and sustain vibrancy. [ more ]
Brownstoner
1 month ago
New York City

Hundreds Pack Clinton Hill Town Hall About 'Frustrating, Disastrous' Migrant Mega Shelter

A large concentration of migrants in post-industrial buildings raises concerns for residents in Clinton Hill. [ more ]
Austin Monitor
1 month ago
Austin

As downtown sees slowing of development, new programs aim to promote activity - Austin Monitor

Supporting arts and culture in downtown areas can combat affordability crises and sustain vibrancy. [ more ]
Brownstoner
1 month ago
New York City

Hundreds Pack Clinton Hill Town Hall About 'Frustrating, Disastrous' Migrant Mega Shelter

A large concentration of migrants in post-industrial buildings raises concerns for residents in Clinton Hill. [ more ]
moreurban-development
Brooklyn Paper
1 month ago
Brooklyn

Actor Anthony Ramos and Brooklyn beep team up to revive after-school theater program in Bushwick * Brooklyn Paper

Support for arts education in public schools is crucial for empowering students and ensuring social justice. [ more ]
Uschamber
1 month ago
Marketing

5 Ways to Build Community Around Your Local Retail Business

Consumers are willing to travel farther and spend more to support local businesses. [ more ]
Brooklyn Eagle
1 month ago
Brooklyn

Dog walk for suicide prevention in Coney Island

Pets, especially dogs, can reduce conditions that increase the risk of suicide, as they help in reducing depression and loneliness. [ more ]
The Nation
1 month ago
Media industry

News Deserts Are Obscuring the Breadth of Climate Disasters

Local newspapers are crucial for democracy and disaster communication. [ more ]
BKReader
1 month ago
Brooklyn

Score Your Dream Prom Look For Free on May 18

Senator Kevin Parker hosts his 15th annual prom dress giveaway for graduating high school students. [ more ]
Mission Local
1 month ago
San Francisco

Meet the District 5 candidates: How will you address racism?

Candidates address race issues in San Francisco and District 5 through proposed resolutions and community support. [ more ]
www.amny.com
1 month ago
Brooklyn

New database helps raise awareness about AAPI hate in NYC

A new AAPI Hate Tracker database in NYC collects and reports incidents of hate and bias against Asian American and Pacific Islander communities, aiming to drive policy recommendations. [ more ]
QNS
1 month ago
Brooklyn

Senator Julia Salazar allocates $1 million in capital funds to upgrade maternity ward at Wyckoff Heights Medical Center - QNS

State Senator Julia Salazar allocated $1.735 million to upgrade Wyckoff Heights Medical Center's maternity ward for improved patient care. [ more ]
San Francisco Bay Times
1 month ago
NYC LGBT

Golden Gate Business Association Timeline - San Francisco Bay Times

Establishment of GGBA, the world's first LGBTQ+ Chamber of Commerce, with Harvey Milk as an original member. [ more ]
#police-investigation
www.kilburntimes.co.uk
1 month ago
London

Medic was at side of stabbed woman in minutes - but she could not be saved

Emergency services responded to a stabbing incident in Burnt Oak Broadway where a woman died despite quick paramedic arrival. [ more ]
www.yourlocalguardian.co.uk
1 month ago
London

Hunt for man after serious' sexual assault in lift of south London building

Police released e-fit image of man wanted for sexual assault in Lambeth in 2017, urging public to provide information anonymously. [ more ]
ABC7 San Francisco
1 month ago
San Francisco

Rallies planned for San Francisco man targeted with racist dolls at his doorstep

Community rallies planned for Terry Williams, a San Francisco man targeted with racist deliveries at his home. [ more ]
www.kilburntimes.co.uk
1 month ago
London

Medic was at side of stabbed woman in minutes - but she could not be saved

Emergency services responded to a stabbing incident in Burnt Oak Broadway where a woman died despite quick paramedic arrival. [ more ]
www.yourlocalguardian.co.uk
1 month ago
London

Hunt for man after serious' sexual assault in lift of south London building

Police released e-fit image of man wanted for sexual assault in Lambeth in 2017, urging public to provide information anonymously. [ more ]
ABC7 San Francisco
1 month ago
San Francisco

Rallies planned for San Francisco man targeted with racist dolls at his doorstep

Community rallies planned for Terry Williams, a San Francisco man targeted with racist deliveries at his home. [ more ]
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BKReader
1 month ago
Brooklyn

Beloved Prospect Heights Eatery Fears Closure Due to Open Streets Program

Prospect Heights community rallies to save Mitchell's Soul Food. [ more ]
#fundraiser
www.standard.co.uk
1 month ago
London

Charity given eviction notice 'thrilled' to find new home following fundraiser success

Smile London & Essex secured new, larger premises after successful fundraiser, ensuring continued support to low-income families in East London. [ more ]
Cbsnews
1 month ago
Running

Meet the man who is organizing a fundraising run for the Brooklyn Public Library

A Park Slope man organizes a fundraiser to support the Brooklyn Public Library amidst budget cuts. [ more ]
www.standard.co.uk
1 month ago
London

Charity given eviction notice 'thrilled' to find new home following fundraiser success

Smile London & Essex secured new, larger premises after successful fundraiser, ensuring continued support to low-income families in East London. [ more ]
Cbsnews
1 month ago
Running

Meet the man who is organizing a fundraising run for the Brooklyn Public Library

A Park Slope man organizes a fundraiser to support the Brooklyn Public Library amidst budget cuts. [ more ]
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Brooklyn Paper
1 month ago
Brooklyn

Struggling to support thousands of migrants in local shelters, CM Crystal Hudson says district has received 'no material support' from City Hall * Brooklyn Paper

The community in Council Member Crystal Hudson's district lacks sufficient city government support for the influx of migrants, leading to challenges for both the migrants and local neighborhoods. [ more ]
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1 month ago
Education

Openly gay teacher allegedly not allowed to return to Catholic school role

An openly gay Catholic school teacher was allegedly dismissed for planning to marry her partner, sparking a community backlash. [ more ]
Eater Chicago
1 month ago
Chicago

Chicago Chefs Cook and Mariano's Collaborate on a New Cookbook

The Chicago Chefs CookBook features recipes from 46 local chefs, with proceeds benefiting Chi-Care to assist the unhoused and migrant community. [ more ]
www.kilburntimes.co.uk
1 month ago
London

Police station front counter closes

Wembley Police Station front counter closed for refurbishment, public advised to use South Harrow Police Station in the meantime. [ more ]
Curbed LA
4 years ago
Los Angeles

Black Lives Matter Organizers Share How Defunding Police Could Fund a Better L.A.

Defunding the LAPD involves reimagining public safety as community support and building stronger neighborhoods. [ more ]
Curbed LA
4 years ago
LA real estate

Black Lives Matter Organizers Share How Defunding Police Could Fund a Better L.A.

Defunding the LAPD involves reimagining public safety as community support and building stronger neighborhoods. [ more ]
BKReader
1 month ago
Brooklyn

Dear Mayor: Clinton Hill Calls For a Town Hall on Emergency Shelters

Asylum seekers in New York City face challenges with accommodation and assistance upon arrival, prompting community support efforts. [ more ]
ABC7 San Francisco
1 month ago
San Francisco

San Francisco kicks off Small Business Week with a focus on 'makers'

The Small Business Week in San Francisco showcases the thriving small business scene and highlights the importance of local makers and creators. [ more ]
ABC7 San Francisco
1 month ago
Medicine

New Jersey kids create greeting cards, care packages to uplift hospital patients

At nine years old, Madelyn Reim initiated creating care packages for hospital patients to uplift spirits. [ more ]
WIRED
1 month ago
Digital life

A Subreddit for Dumbphones Is the Smartest Place Online

Dumbphone life is about reclaiming time and attention for valued activities, not rejecting technology entirely. [ more ]
#tribute
BBC News
1 month ago
London

Daniel Anjorin: Hundreds at vigil for 'gentle, focused' 14-year-old

Community comes together to pay tribute to teenager fatally stabbed on his way to school. [ more ]
www.independent.co.uk
1 month ago
London

Family of boy killed with sword on way to school pay tribute to amazing' son

The family of the boy killed in the London sword attack pays tribute to their son, expressing devastation and gratitude for the community support. [ more ]
BBC News
1 month ago
London

Daniel Anjorin: Hundreds at vigil for 'gentle, focused' 14-year-old

Community comes together to pay tribute to teenager fatally stabbed on his way to school. [ more ]
www.independent.co.uk
1 month ago
London

Family of boy killed with sword on way to school pay tribute to amazing' son

The family of the boy killed in the London sword attack pays tribute to their son, expressing devastation and gratitude for the community support. [ more ]
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cyclingnews.com
1 month ago
Bicycling

George Hincapie: Greenville Cycling Classic 'breeding ground for getting kids into sport'

Grand Tour Legends in Greenville, SC inspire youth through cycling events. [ more ]
Eater Chicago
1 month ago
Chicago

Foxtrot and Dom's Fallout Continues as Liquidation Looms

Foxtrot and Dom's Kitchen & Market stores shut down, leaving vendors and workers uncertain and seeking help from the community. [ more ]
Time Out New York
1 month ago
Coronavirus

A moving COVID-19 memorial is now open at Green-Wood Cemetery in Brooklyn

The memorial at Brooklyn's Green-Wood Cemetery honors those lost to COVID-19 and those suffering from long COVID. [ more ]
Miami Herald
1 month ago
Health

This Miami-area 'living room' is offering mental health support. Take a look inside

A new communal living room in Miami offers mental health crisis support in a non-clinical setting. [ more ]
Above the Law
1 month ago
Law

Brooklyn Lawyers Are Helping People Get Suited For Reentry

Having access to a suit can significantly impact an individual's reintegration into society after being in the justice system. [ more ]
Mission Local
1 month ago
Dining

La contienda por el puesto de supervisor(a) del Distrito 11 se intensifica: quien se destacara del resto?

Michael Lai launches campaign for District 11 supervisor with strong community support. [ more ]
www.ilfordrecorder.co.uk
1 month ago
London

School's moving tribute to 'gentle character' Daniel Anjorin

Bancroft's School community mourns the tragic loss of student Daniel Anjorin in a violent attack. [ more ]
Gay City News
1 month ago
NYC politics

New York State approves bill to broaden hate crimes law

The Hate Crimes Modernization Act in New York State broadens the scope of hate crimes law by allowing prosecutors to punish offenders with additional offenses. [ more ]
www.dw.com
1 month ago
London

London: Boy dies after man attacks people, police with sword DW 04/30/2024

The incident in East London involving a sword-wielding man was not considered terrorism-related by the police. [ more ]
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