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Grant Provides Funding to Minority Artists to Create Change in New Haven Community

$ 600,000 has been awarded to 17 local artists and creative projects in the hope that they will make a difference in the town of Elm. NEW HAVEN, Connecticut – In an effort to promote community healing and racial justice, the Community Foundation for Greater New Haven has partnered with …

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Town of Dighton Invites Community Members to Attend Special Briefing on Town Mandate Article

For immediate release DIGHTON – The Selectmen of Dighton Board of Trustees, working with City Administrator Michael Mullen, would like to invite community members to attend an upcoming briefing on the special meeting mandate articles. the city (STM) next week. WHEN: Monday October 25 from 7 p.m. OR: Old Dighton …

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Community bulletin: Conversation analysis, relationship between autism and intellectual disability | Spectrum

Illustration by Laurène Boglio Hello and welcome to the community newsletter! I am your host, Chelsey B. Coombs, Spectrumengagement editor. Our first Twitter thread this week comes from Kristen Bottema-Beutel, associate professor at Boston College in Massachusetts. His new study in Autism sought to understand interactions between children with autism …

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Jackson Community and Police March Against Violent Crime | Mississippi News

By GABRIELA SZYMANOWSKA, The Clarion-Ledger JACKSON, Miss. (AP) – Shantell Johnson has lived in Jackson her entire life and has been a strong supporter of people with mental health issues for 25 years. However, Jackson’s mother was not advocating for treatment for mental illness when she took the stage outside …

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Community remembers activist Hugh Muldoon as ‘champion of the voiceless’ | Local News

THE O’DELLS The South Hugh Muldoon, a Carbondale leader in many religious and civic organizations and movements, is remembered for his tireless dedication to the causes of justice, compassion and peace. Muldoon died on Tuesday. He was 82 years old. Longtime director of the Carbondale Interfaith Center – now called …

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university community encouraged to submit ideas for new living learning programs | VTx

Virginia Tech’s Office of Living-Learning Programs is expanding its current 19 programs and is now accepting requests for proposals (RFPs) from the college community. Living Learning Programs (LLP) share a common goal: to provide students with the opportunity to thrive both in and out of the classroom in a learning …

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Natural Grocers® invites the Columbia, MO community to celebrate its new store location and enhanced shopping experience with grand reopening events on October 21, 2021

Newly remodeled location includes a wide array of healthy grocery options, cottage wine and craft beer, a nutritional education center, prompt payout, and sustainable building features LAKEWOOD, Col., 12 October 2021 / PRNewswire / – Natural Grocers, the country’s largest organic and natural grocery retailer, has relocated its Colombia, Missouri …

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Blackrock Community Group Proposes ‘Very Feasible’ Seaside Place Project

A seaside berth has been proposed for Dublin’s southern suburb of Blackrock as part of a plan developed within the local community. The substantial project would see an elevated, terraced plaza built over Bath Place, a large public space next to Blackrock Dart station which is currently a car park …

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Businessman cans plans for liquor store after community opposition

SCOTT HAMMOND / STUFF The property was, for a time, The Next Door Cafe, before it was a South American restaurant. Before that it was a bar called The Old Bank. (File photo) Naveen Dutta has scrapped plans for a liquor store for a suburb of Blenheim after the proposal …

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Peruvian community suspends protest against Glencore’s Antapaccay mine, local leader says

LIMA, October 8 (Reuters) – An Andean community in Peru on Friday suspended a protest and blockade against Glencore’s Antapaccay mine (GLEN.L), after reaching a deal to start talks for a new agreement between the mine and the residents, said a community leader. Residents of Espinar, Cusco, had blocked a …

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