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Daily Journal
Helping HandPaint party planned next month in Bridgeton BRIDGETON - Bridgeton Park & Zoo w
Helping Hand
Daily Journal / Posted 12 hours ago
Paint party planned next month in Bridgeton BRIDGETON - Bridgeton Park & Zoo will host a paint party from 2 to 4 p.m. March 5 at the All Sports Museum, 7 Burt St. Participants will receive step-by-step instructions for the painting. Tickets are... Read more
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The Journal-Standard
Community Action Agency to offer training for Winnebago County servers Posted Feb. 8, 2016 at 2:00 PM Posted Feb. 8, 2016 at 2:00 PM ROCKFORD — Th
Community Action Agency to offer training for Winnebago County servers
The Journal-Standard / Posted 21 hours ago
Posted Feb. 8, 2016 at 2:00 PM Posted Feb. 8, 2016 at 2:00 PM ROCKFORD — The Community Action Agency of the City of Rockford Human Services Department will offer Beverage... Read more
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The East Liverpool Review
Chambers gather for ‘business showcase’Business information was provided by The Paper Rose, The Center for Women, Terr
Chambers gather for ‘business showcase’
The East Liverpool Review / Posted 2 days ago
Business information was provided by The Paper Rose, The Center for Women, Terra Clean Solutions and Community Action Agency of Columbiana County. Guests in attendance were provided a tour of the clinic including the surgery area, x-ray area, pet... Read more
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WZZM 13 Grand Rapids
'Battle of the Bowls' raises money for Walk for WarmthGRAND RAPIDS, Mich. (WZZM) -- Many West Michigan families struggle to pay their
'Battle of the Bowls' raises money for Walk for Warmth
WZZM 13 Grand Rapids / Posted 4 days ago
GRAND RAPIDS, Mich. (WZZM) -- Many West Michigan families struggle to pay their heating bill. Studies show having your utilities shut off is usually the first step towards homelessness. That's why ASCET Community Action is once again holding the... Read more
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The Lewistown Sentinel
Petitions circulating to save learning centerDuring Thursday's business meeting of the Mifflin County Commissioners, Steven
Petitions circulating to save learning center
The Lewistown Sentinel / Posted 4 days ago
During Thursday's business meeting of the Mifflin County Commissioners, Steven Dunkle, the board's representative on the Mifflin County Planning Commission, gave an update on the county's efforts to keep the center operating locally. Dunkle said... Read more
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The Seattle Times
‘We were very close to being homeless’: Young family gets new start through HopelinkOn a stormy, windy day in November, Laura Vigness-Evjen, 36, watches as her thr
‘We were very close to being homeless’: Young family gets new start through Hopelink
The Seattle Times / Posted 4 days ago
On a stormy, windy day in November, Laura Vigness-Evjen, 36, watches as her three kids, all under 7, play with Magic Sand and Play-Doh in her compact, two-level town house in Bellevue. Tinkerbell, a 10-year-old Chihuahua and toy poodle mix, looks... Read more
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Kirksville Daily Express
Jean Murphy Doubet CoramJean Coram, aged 87, died peacefully at her home in Columbia, MO, on January 18
Jean Murphy Doubet Coram
Kirksville Daily Express / Posted 5 days ago
Jean Coram, aged 87, died peacefully at her home in Columbia, MO, on January 18, 2016, after suffering in poor health for the past year. Jean was born in Anna, IL, on June 9, 1928 to Clyde George Murphy and Maud Virginia Harris. The youngest of four... Read more
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The East Liverpool Review
Liverpool Township Police ReportsOfficers responded to the home of Charles Shupp, 8th Avenue, for a report of a
Liverpool Township Police Reports
The East Liverpool Review / Posted 6 days ago
Officers responded to the home of Charles Shupp, 8th Avenue, for a report of a burglary and found the couch and television flipped over, the television screen cracked. Shupp said the home was broken into while he was gone. He reported his wallet and... Read more
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Daily Journal
Helping HandUnion Lake to host Snowflake Swim MILLVILLE - Jumping into the bone-chilling w
Helping Hand
Daily Journal / Posted 7 days ago
Union Lake to host Snowflake Swim MILLVILLE - Jumping into the bone-chilling water of Union Lake wearing nothing but a Speedo and some flip-flops in winter may seem crazy to most people, but for some die-hard swimmers it’s worth the goosebumps. The... Read more
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The East Liverpool Review
Lisbon ReportsA clerk at Smith Oil reported at 9:23 a.m. Friday a man was outside asking cust
Lisbon Reports
The East Liverpool Review / Posted 9 days ago
A clerk at Smith Oil reported at 9:23 a.m. Friday a man was outside asking customers for money because his car was out of gas. Police spoke to Charles Bailey, who told police he was trying to get money for a ride to his father's home in East... Read more
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Eureka Times-Standard
Gallery marks 60th year with special exhibitArtist Jimmie Nord won “Best of Show” honors in the RAA’s “60th Anniversary Exh
Gallery marks 60th year with special exhibit
Eureka Times-Standard / Posted 9 days ago
Artist Jimmie Nord won “Best of Show” honors in the RAA’s “60th Anniversary Exhibition” for his sculpture titled “Found Myself” Courtesy of the RAA For six decades, the Redwood Art Association has been helping to promote the work of artists in the... Read more
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The Escanaba Daily Press
Help the CAA help those in needFrom Julie Moberg, Escanaba, Menominee-Delta-Schoolcraft Community Action Agenc
Help the CAA help those in need
The Escanaba Daily Press / Posted 10 days ago
From Julie Moberg, Escanaba, Menominee-Delta-Schoolcraft Community Action Agency executive director: Thank you for this opportunity to share a couple thoughts with your readers. I have been executive director of Menominee-Delta-Schoolcraft... Read more
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Salem News
POLICE REPORTS- Lisa M. Carter, 45, McKaig Road, Hanoverton, was charged Monday with theft fo
POLICE REPORTS
Salem News / Posted 13 days ago
- Lisa M. Carter, 45, McKaig Road, Hanoverton, was charged Monday with theft for allegedly stealing $28 from the purse of Jolysa Richards while they were in the waiting room at the Community Action Agency health clinic. When confronted, Carter... Read more
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Altoona Mirror
Tax credits benefiting hotel projectsThe state Department of Community and Economic Development has awarded $1.13 mi
Tax credits benefiting hotel projects
Altoona Mirror / Posted 14 days ago
The state Department of Community and Economic Development has awarded $1.13 million in tax credits for two hotels and a streetscape project in Altoona. Neighborhood Assistance Program Enterprise Zone tax credits of $500,000 each will go toward the... Read more
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NBC Connecticut
Funding for Home Heating Assistance Should be Increased: SenDuring previous winters, it has been a challenge for Jasmine Sullivan, a mother
Funding for Home Heating Assistance Should be Increased: Sen
NBC Connecticut / Posted 14 days ago
During previous winters, it has been a challenge for Jasmine Sullivan, a mother of three children, to pay her energy bills. “Gas companies, they don’t really care if you have no income or you can’t afford, if you’re working or not,” Sullivan said.... Read more
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New Haven Independent
Murphy Vows To Fight To Keep The Heat OnJasmine Sullivan, a 30-year-old single mom, lives in public housing in the Hill
Murphy Vows To Fight To Keep The Heat On
New Haven Independent / Posted 14 days ago
Jasmine Sullivan, a 30-year-old single mom, lives in public housing in the Hill. She works part-time or seasonal jobs; she doesn’t have enough adequate free day care for her three young kids. So in the winter she struggles pay a $1,300 to $1,400... Read more
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Salem News
CCDJFS hosting informational fair WednesdayScheduled participants sharing information are: Access Health-Mahoning Valley,
CCDJFS hosting informational fair Wednesday
Salem News / Posted 15 days ago
Scheduled participants sharing information are: Access Health-Mahoning Valley, Apprisen-Credit Counseling and Debt Management, Behavioral Medicine and Wellness Center-Salem Regional Medical Center, CareSource, Catholic Charities Regional... Read more
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Daily Journal
Helping HandPBA breakfast set at North Italy Club VINELAND - The Vineland/Buena PBA No. 26
Helping Hand
Daily Journal / Posted 15 days ago
PBA breakfast set at North Italy Club VINELAND - The Vineland/Buena PBA No. 266 will hold its 12th annual all-you-can-eat Super Bowl Breakfast from 7 to 11:30 a.m. Feb. 7 at North Italy Club, 414 Virano Lane. Tickets are $10 and may be purchased in... Read more
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The Leader-Herald
Meeting scheduled for FulmontFONDA - The Fulmont Community Action Agency, Inc. will hold its next monthly Bo
Meeting scheduled for Fulmont
The Leader-Herald / Posted 17 days ago
FONDA - The Fulmont Community Action Agency, Inc. will hold its next monthly Board of Directors meeting on Feb. 1 at 5 p.m. in Room 111 of the Montgomery County Annex Building, according to a news release. The meeting is open to the public.... Read more
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Salem News
ACROSS OUR COMMUNITIESSALEM - Goshen Township trustees will hold a special meeting at 2 p.m. Sunday a
ACROSS OUR COMMUNITIES
Salem News / Posted 17 days ago
SALEM - Goshen Township trustees will hold a special meeting at 2 p.m. Sunday at the township administration building, 14003 W. South Range Road. Items on the agenda include road department personnel issues, executive session and any other issues... Read more
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The Record-Journal
Those who are about to lose their food stamps — a long listWhile it is indeed good news that this state is gradually emerging from the Gre
Those who are about to lose their food stamps — a long list
The Record-Journal / Posted 18 days ago
While it is indeed good news that this state is gradually emerging from the Great Recession, there is also bad news for some residents. Around 3,600 people who receive food stamps in Connecticut — single adults with no children and no job who live in... Read more
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WREX-TV Rockford
Liquor training courses available in FebruaryIf you are a bartender or serve alcohol, you're now required by law to get a ce
Liquor training courses available in February
WREX-TV Rockford / Posted 19 days ago
If you are a bartender or serve alcohol, you're now required by law to get a certification. You must be certified by the Basset program by July 1. It's a safety training program to teach you how to monitor customers and prevent serving under-aged... Read more
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The Woodstock Independent
Karin Nulle, 63, WoodstockKarin Nuelle, 63, Woodstock, died Thursday, Jan. 14, 2016, at Advocate Condell
Karin Nulle, 63, Woodstock
The Woodstock Independent / Posted 19 days ago
Karin Nuelle, 63, Woodstock, died Thursday, Jan. 14, 2016, at Advocate Condell Medical Center, Libertyville. She was born June 9, 1952, at Fort Bragg, N.C. As a result of her military upbringing, she was a former resident of many places around the... Read more
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FOX 41 Louisville
Some food stamp recipients must now go to work to receive benefitsLOUISVILLE, Ky. (WDRB) -- New rules will mean a change in lifestyle for some wh
Some food stamp recipients must now go to work to receive benefits
FOX 41 Louisville / Posted 20 days ago
LOUISVILLE, Ky. (WDRB) -- New rules will mean a change in lifestyle for some who receive food stamps. Some recipients must now get a job. The food stamp work requirement is not entirely new, but Kentucky has received a federal waiver since 2009... Read more
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Salem News
ACROSS OUR COMMUNITIESBELOIT - "A Classical Tea" featuring music representing songs from classical co
ACROSS OUR COMMUNITIES
Salem News / Posted 21 days ago
BELOIT - "A Classical Tea" featuring music representing songs from classical composers performed by the vocal and instrumental students preparing for the Solo and Ensemble Contest begins at 7 p.m. Friday in the West Branch High School cafeteria.... Read more
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Daily Journal
Helping HandHistoric painting to be restored VINELAND - A life-sized portrait of Matilda T
Helping Hand
Daily Journal / Posted 21 days ago
Historic painting to be restored VINELAND - A life-sized portrait of Matilda T. Landis has been removed temporarily from exhibit at the Vineland Historical and Antiquarian Society museum to undergo conservation by art conservator Steven B. Erisoty... Read more
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WBTV Charlotte
Rowan Career Connections Center now openGoodwill Industries of Northwest North Carolina has just completed extensive re
Rowan Career Connections Center now open
WBTV Charlotte / Posted 22 days ago
Goodwill Industries of Northwest North Carolina has just completed extensive renovations on its Rowan County Career Connections Center, and is holding a grand reopening celebration and ribbon-cutting on Wednesday January 20. The public is also... Read more
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The Florida Times-Union
Low wages a challenge for St. Johns County workersAfter the Great Recession’s arrival in the last decade, the ensuing years were
Low wages a challenge for St. Johns County workers
The Florida Times-Union / Posted 22 days ago
After the Great Recession’s arrival in the last decade, the ensuing years were quickly categorized as the “jobless recovery.” But in the last several years, the unemployment rate has dipped nationwide and is down to 3.5 percent in St. Johns... Read more
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The East Liverpool Review
Business BriefsNEW CUMBERLAND - Energy Express applications are now being accepted for summer
Business Briefs
The East Liverpool Review / Posted 23 days ago
NEW CUMBERLAND - Energy Express applications are now being accepted for summer positions in a unique statewide program administered by the West Virginia University Extension Service and AmeriCorps that helps 3,000 West Virginia children maintain and... Read more
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The Williamsport Sun-Gazette
Healthy aging the focus of new senior centerThe newest senior center from STEP Inc. was abuzz with these activities in Sout
Healthy aging the focus of new senior center
The Williamsport Sun-Gazette / Posted 24 days ago
The newest senior center from STEP Inc. was abuzz with these activities in South Williamsport on Friday during a grand opening ceremony. They represent efforts to promote a lifestyle of healthy aging, rather than one of merely growing old. The... Read more
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The Norwich Bulletin
Access announces new employment programThe Access Community Action Agency has announced a new employment program aimed
Access announces new employment program
The Norwich Bulletin / Posted 25 days ago
The Access Community Action Agency has announced a new employment program aimed at creating 90 jobs in northeastern Connecticut during the next several years.The agency, which serves low-income residents in Windham and Tolland counties, said it has... Read more
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Benton Courier
Week of Praise: Numerous events set to honor Dr. KingPreparations are continuing for the local celebration of the Martin Luther King
Week of Praise: Numerous events set to honor Dr. King
Benton Courier / Posted 27 days ago
Preparations are continuing for the local celebration of the Martin Luther King Jr. birthday celebration. Events will follow the observance’s overall theme “Why We Can’t Wait.” The Benton activities will get underway with a prayer breakfast set for... Read more
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Daily Journal
Helping HandBingo event to help animal nonprofit SALEM - The men’s auxiliary of the Salem
Helping Hand
Daily Journal / Posted 28 days ago
Bingo event to help animal nonprofit SALEM - The men’s auxiliary of the Salem Fraternal Order of Eagles will host a bingo event to benefit Maddie & Friends at 7 p.m. Friday at the Fraternal Order of Eagles, 232 E. Broadway. The cost is $10 for 10... Read more
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WWMT 3 Kalamazoo
Quitting smoking in 2016: State, local government has free resources to helpKALAMAZOO, Mich. (NEWSCHANNEL 3) - New Year's resolutions are still fresh on pe
Quitting smoking in 2016: State, local government has free resources to help
WWMT 3 Kalamazoo / Posted 29 days ago
KALAMAZOO, Mich. (NEWSCHANNEL 3) - New Year's resolutions are still fresh on people's minds across West Michigan. A popular resolution for many people is to quit smoking cigarettes. Kicking the habit can be hard, especially if you're going it... Read more
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The Oklahoman
Oklahoma business briefs for Jan. 9SandRidge Energy Inc. said Friday its directors have suspended payment of the c
Oklahoma business briefs for Jan. 9
The Oklahoman / Posted a month ago
SandRidge Energy Inc. said Friday its directors have suspended payment of the company's $4.25 per share semi-annual dividend on shares of its 8.5 percent convertible perpetual preferred stock. SandRidge said the decision reflects its "continued... Read more
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FOX 8 New Orleans
News Minute: Here is the latest news from The Associated PressCOLUMBUS, Miss. (AP) - Officials say the state investigation into the shooting
News Minute: Here is the latest news from The Associated Press
FOX 8 New Orleans / Posted 1 months ago
COLUMBUS, Miss. (AP) - Officials say the state investigation into the shooting death of a 26-year-old man by Columbus police is making progress. Columbus Police Department Interim Chief Fred Shelton provided an update on Ricky Ball's death during... Read more
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FOX 8 New Orleans
Head Start resumes classes in Harrison CountyGULFPORT, Miss. (AP) - Seven Head Start centers in Harrison County previously r
Head Start resumes classes in Harrison County
FOX 8 New Orleans / Posted 1 months ago
GULFPORT, Miss. (AP) - Seven Head Start centers in Harrison County previously run by the Gulf Coast Community Action Agency are reopening Thursday, two days after students were scheduled to return to Head Start classes after winter break. The... Read more
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WLBT 3 Jackson
News Minute: Here is the latest news from The Associated PressCOLUMBUS, Miss. (AP) - Officials say the state investigation into the shooting
News Minute: Here is the latest news from The Associated Press
WLBT 3 Jackson / Posted 1 months ago
COLUMBUS, Miss. (AP) - Officials say the state investigation into the shooting death of a 26-year-old man by Columbus police is making progress. Columbus Police Department Interim Chief Fred Shelton provided an update on Ricky Ball's death during... Read more
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WLBT 3 Jackson
Head Start resumes classes in Harrison CountyGULFPORT, Miss. (AP) - Seven Head Start centers in Harrison County previously r
Head Start resumes classes in Harrison County
WLBT 3 Jackson / Posted 1 months ago
GULFPORT, Miss. (AP) - Seven Head Start centers in Harrison County previously run by the Gulf Coast Community Action Agency are reopening Thursday, two days after students were scheduled to return to Head Start classes after winter break. The... Read more

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