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Albany community surprises young cancer patient after online harassment

Posted: May 27, 2021 / 11:11 p.m. EDT / Update: May 27, 2021 / 11:11 p.m. EDT ALBANY, NY (NEWS10) – A little girl treated at Albany Medical Center used social media to connect but felt a different kind of pain from online bullies. Her family and friends made sure …

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Biden says he asked the intelligence community to ‘redouble’ efforts to examine origins of COVID-19

Washington – President Biden said on Wednesday he had ordered the US intelligence community to “redouble” efforts to investigate the origins of COVID-19[female[feminine after a new report fueled questions about whether the virus is from a lab in Wuhan, China. Mr Biden said in a statement he was giving the …

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Cook County Expands Community Vaccination Sites, Consolidates Mass Sites – NBC Chicago

Cook County Health will consolidate COVID-19 mass vaccination sites across the region to focus on expanding community initiatives, the department said on Wednesday. The Tinley Park, South Holland and River Grove vaccination sites will be consolidated into the Forest Park, Des Plaines and Matteson sites, according to CCH. “It is …

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Investing in minority communities one year after George Floyd

Text size David Sand, responsible for the impact of community capital management. Courtesy of David Sand Community Capital Management, based in Weston, Florida, has been investing in low and moderate income community bonds for two decades. It oversees $ 3.5 billion, including $ 3 billion in the CCM Community Impact …

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Minneapolis Artists Are Vital Workers After George Floyd Murder | Health news from the healthiest communities

Sayge Carroll and Keegan Xavi are Minneapolisartists who have spent the past year engaging in popular artistic activism as an antidote to the heaviness of life in a city now largely synonymous with police brutality, violent protests and racial consideration. In the months following the murder of George Floyd, Carroll …

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Kaja Thornton Hunter ‘overcomes barriers’ in her community with looping moments

The Barney Maffett building… Kaja’s flavor packs… Overcoming barriers… If these names aren’t familiar to you, they won’t be for long. To those who reside in Muskegon Heights, they all represent staples, past and present, of the community. Kaja Thornton Hunter, who oversees all three businesses, has had some curious …

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Biden condemns attacks on American Jewry as ‘despicable’

US President Joe Biden and South Korean President Moon Jae-in (not pictured) hold a joint press conference after a day of meetings at the White House in Washington, USA, May 21, 2021. REUTERS / Jonathan Ernst US President Joe Biden on Monday condemned violence against Jewish communities in the United …

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LaGrange Community Action Center for Improvement Provides COVID-19 Relief to Multiple Counties

LaGRANGE, Georgia (WRBL) – The LaGrange Community Improvement Action Center hosted a COVID-19 drive-thru rescue event for Troup County and surrounding counties on May 22, 2021. Attendees received items such as food, water, laundry detergent and feminine hygiene products all of which were donated by individuals and businesses. “It was …

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Buffalo Community Fridge Project Helps Address Food Insecurity in the City of Buffalo

You should think twice before throwing out the fruits and vegetables, as you can take them to the Buffalo Community Refrigerator instead of throwing them in the trash. “It’s a free fridge, full of free food on the streets of East Ferry and Welker. It’s open 24/7. It’s for the …

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Local community reacts to deadly gunfire

ALBANY, NY (NEWS10) – Candles and flowers were placed on the steps near where Sharf Addalim, 35, of Albany was shot on Friday afternoon. The shooting took place at the intersection of First and Quail streets. Arrest made after 2 men were killed in two separate shootings in Albany; an …

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