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Austin waives $ 4 million in fees to help expand affordable housing community

AUSTIN (KXAN) – Austin City Council voted Thursday to waive approximately $ 4.3 million in development costs to help expand the community first! Village northeast of Austin. Austin City Council Passes Tax Break, Homeless People Vote Thursday The village is managed by Mobile Loaves & Fishes and provides permanent housing …

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‘Q Center’ continues to support the LGBTQ + community

PORTLAND, Ore. (KOIN) – June is Pride Month and KOIN 6 News is a proud partner of Pride of the Northwest. One organization that continues to do a lot for the LGBTQ + community throughout the pandemic is the Q Center. The center is preparing to serve people in person …

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Community mourns firefighter killed at fire station – NBC Los Angeles

Firefighters saluted Tuesday night as the body of a slain colleague was carried in a solemn procession from Fire Station 81 in the Santa Clarita Valley to the coroner’s office near downtown Los Angeles. An American flag has been hung between two ladder trucks in emotional support to the family …

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Knoxville City Council to Vote on Funding for Kids Spaces, Community Policing and the New Fort Kid

The council will also vote on an initiative to offer programs for youth through the Change Center during the summer. KNOXVILLE, Tennessee – The the agenda is long for Knoxville City Council members to discuss and vote on Tuesday night. Many of the articles are aimed at providing youth programs …

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Community halls crucial during 2020 bushfires to receive much needed upgrades

Community halls in northeast Victoria that played a crucial role during the devastating bushfires of 2020 have received funding to be upgraded. Key points: Four community halls in northeast Victoria to share $ 2 million in funding for bushfire recovery program The funding will be used to modernize the rooms …

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Individual, family and community factors linked to loneliness in mothers raising children under 3: a cross-sectional study | BMC Women’s Health

Solitude The 10-item version of the University of California Los Angeles Loneliness Scale version 3 (UCLA-LS3-J SF-10 [20]) was used to assess loneliness. Each of the 10 articles of the UCLA-LS3-J SF-10 [20, 28] has 4 choices: (1) never, (2) rarely, (3) sometimes and (4) always. The total score ranges …

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Oman: Indian Social Club to vaccinate community members

The Indian Social Club of Oman has reserved 1,300 doses of the Pfizer COVID-19 vaccine for Indian nationals who are members of the club. Image Credit: AP Muscat: The Indian Social Club of Oman has reserved 1,300 doses of the Pfizer COVID-19 vaccine for Indian nationals who are members of …

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61 inmates tested positive for coronavirus at Hawaii Community Correctional Center in Hilo

STAR-ANNOUNCER / 2019 Holding cells at the Hawaii Community Correctional Center in Hilo. The Hawaii Department of Public Safety today reported 61 confirmed cases of coronavirus among inmates at the Hawaii Community Correctional Center, bringing the total number of confirmed inmate cases at the Hilo facility to 71. The new …

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Community comes together to honor the life of Paul Megia, victim of the VTA shooting

MOUNTAIN HOUSE, Calif. (KRON) – A smaller, more intimate vigil was held Friday night for Paul Megia. He was one of nine people killed in this week’s mass shooting and the community gathered in his hometown to pay homage to him. The next few days were very difficult for Megia’s …

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Community engagement: an action plan for the climate, because there is no planet B – by the city of Salida

So far, the city of Salida has let others decide how to tackle climate change. No more. With the help of our sustainability committee, we are in the process of adopting a Climate Action Plan (CAP), designed to identify what we can do locally to reduce greenhouse gas emissions ( …

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