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Berkshire Eagle
New director, program coordinator named at Pittsfield Community ConnectionPITTSFIELD >> Jon Schnauber has been named executive director of the Pitt
New director, program coordinator named at Pittsfield Community Connection
Berkshire Eagle / Posted 2 days ago
PITTSFIELD >> Jon Schnauber has been named executive director of the Pittsfield Community Connection programs, which include Shannon Grant-funded efforts to combat youth violence and gang influences, Mayor Linda M. Tyer announced Thursday... Read more
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The River Reporter
Reaction to Bloomingburg settlement; Some neighbors are distressedBLOOMINGBURG, NY — The 396-unit development called Villages at Chestnut Ridge h
Reaction to Bloomingburg settlement; Some neighbors are distressed
The River Reporter / Posted 3 days ago
BLOOMINGBURG, NY — The 396-unit development called Villages at Chestnut Ridge has not yet been fully developed, even though developer Shalom Lamm has been legally able to move forward with the project for about two years. About 45 units are... Read more
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Baltimore Sun
North Roland Park residents oppose planned apartment buildingLeading a tour of the woods behind Belvedere Towers on Saturday, Shelley Sehner
North Roland Park residents oppose planned apartment building
Baltimore Sun / Posted 3 days ago
Leading a tour of the woods behind Belvedere Towers on Saturday, Shelley Sehnert insisted she is not opposed to more development in the area. "We just don't need it at the corner of Falls Road and Northern Parkway," she said. Sehnert, president of... Read more
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Hip-Hop Wired
TIDAL To Donate $1.5 Million To Black Lives Matter, Other Groups Back in October, Jay Z‘s music streaming and video service network Tidalput o
TIDAL To Donate $1.5 Million To Black Lives Matter, Other Groups
Hip-Hop Wired / Posted 6 days ago
Back in October, Jay Z‘s music streaming and video service network Tidalput on the inaugural Tidal X: 10/20 charity concert. Joining forces with Roc Nation, Tidal will gift $1.5... Read more
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The Champaign News-Gazette
Peoria mayor credits program for reducing gun violenceFor more witnesses to start coming forward in high-profile gun cases, the entir
Peoria mayor credits program for reducing gun violence
The Champaign News-Gazette / Posted 6 days ago
For more witnesses to start coming forward in high-profile gun cases, the entire community's view of violence must change, local officials say. That's what many of them learned in researching the "Don't Shoot" program, based on a popular book by New... Read more
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Pitchfork
Tidal to Donate $1.5 Million to Black Lives Matter and Other Nonprofit OrganizationsPhoto by Jamie McCarthy/Getty Images for Roc Nation Tidal's donation will be a
Tidal to Donate $1.5 Million to Black Lives Matter and Other Nonprofit Organizations
Pitchfork / Posted 8 days ago
Photo by Jamie McCarthy/Getty Images for Roc Nation Tidal's donation will be administered through New World Foundation later this month. In addition to Black Lives Matter, Tidal is donating to national organizations Opportunity Agenda, Hands Up... Read more
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Greenwich Time
Tidal Donates $1.5 Million to Black Lives Matter, Others, on Trayvon Martin’s 21st BirthdayJay Z’s music streaming service Tidal will donate $1.5 million to Black Lives M
Tidal Donates $1.5 Million to Black Lives Matter, Others, on Trayvon Martin’s 21st Birthday
Greenwich Time / Posted 8 days ago
Jay Z’s music streaming service Tidal will donate $1.5 million to Black Lives Matter, as well as other racial and social justice organizations, the company announced on Friday. The donation will be made on Feb. 5, which marks the day Trayvon Martin,... Read more
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E! Online
Tidal Donating $1.5 Million From Charity Concert to Black Lives MatterJamie McCarthy/Getty Images for Roc Nation Jay Z's streaming service revealed
Tidal Donating $1.5 Million From Charity Concert to Black Lives Matter
E! Online / Posted 8 days ago
Jamie McCarthy/Getty Images for Roc Nation Jay Z's streaming service revealed toMic that they're going to shell out the hefty sum acquired during their charity concert last year to several other local and national social justice organizations. "The... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Tidal Donates $1.5 Million to Black Lives Matter on Trayvon Martin’s 21st BirthdayJay Z’s music streaming service Tidal will donate $1.5 million to Black Lives M
Tidal Donates $1.5 Million to Black Lives Matter on Trayvon Martin’s 21st Birthday
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 8 days ago
Jay Z’s music streaming service Tidal will donate $1.5 million to Black Lives Matter, as well as other racial and social justice organizations, the company announced on Friday. The donation will be made on Feb. 5, which marks the day Trayvon Martin,... Read more
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Stamford Advocate
Tidal Donates $1.5 Million to Black Lives Matter on Trayvon Martin’s 21st BirthdayJay Z’s music streaming service Tidal will donate $1.5 million to Black Lives M
Tidal Donates $1.5 Million to Black Lives Matter on Trayvon Martin’s 21st Birthday
Stamford Advocate / Posted 8 days ago
Jay Z’s music streaming service Tidal will donate $1.5 million to Black Lives Matter, as well as other racial and social justice organizations, the company announced on Friday. The donation will be made on Feb. 5, which marks the day Trayvon Martin,... Read more
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Connecticut Post
Tidal Donates $1.5 Million to Black Lives Matter on Trayvon Martin’s 21st BirthdayJay Z’s music streaming service Tidal will donate $1.5 million to Black Lives M
Tidal Donates $1.5 Million to Black Lives Matter on Trayvon Martin’s 21st Birthday
Connecticut Post / Posted 8 days ago
Jay Z’s music streaming service Tidal will donate $1.5 million to Black Lives Matter, as well as other racial and social justice organizations, the company announced on Friday. The donation will be made on Feb. 5, which marks the day Trayvon Martin,... Read more
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Garden City News
Garden City Parent University is back! | February 5, 2016The classrooms at the Garden City High School will soon be filled with a studen
Garden City Parent University is back! | February 5, 2016
Garden City News / Posted 9 days ago
The classrooms at the Garden City High School will soon be filled with a student body of adult learners during the second annual Parent University. Parent University will be held on Thursday, February 25, and is designed to be an evening of workshops... Read more
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Drayton Valley Western Review
Special needs transportation services in townEmployees from Sunrise Village in town were at the Drayton Valley Town council
Special needs transportation services in town
Drayton Valley Western Review / Posted 9 days ago
Employees from Sunrise Village in town were at the Drayton Valley Town council meeting asking about the lack of special needs taxi services in the area. Sunrise Village general manager Glenna Martel said a local organization that was providing... Read more
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Berkshire Eagle
Adam Hinds to run for Berkshires' state Senate seatNORTH ADAMS — Community advocate Adams Hinds has announced that he will seek el
Adam Hinds to run for Berkshires' state Senate seat
Berkshire Eagle / Posted 10 days ago
NORTH ADAMS — Community advocate Adams Hinds has announced that he will seek election to the Berkshires' only state Senate seat. Hinds, a Democrat and resident of Pittsfield, is the first candidate to publicly announce a run for the Senate position... Read more
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Fort Myers Beach Bulletin & Observer
Loud, but unheard?Town Hall's council chambers were packed on Monday when John Heim demanded the
Loud, but unheard?
Fort Myers Beach Bulletin & Observer / Posted 10 days ago
Town Hall's council chambers were packed on Monday when John Heim demanded the resignation of Mayor Anita Cereceda. The overflow crowd was there regarding stormwater fees, not Heim's ongoing clean-water crusade, and then went back about its business... Read more
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The Florida Times-Union
U.S. Rep. Corrine Brown has steered tens of thousands of dollars to unusual organizationOver the past four years, U.S. Rep. Corrine Brown repeatedly has used her name,
U.S. Rep. Corrine Brown has steered tens of thousands of dollars to unusual organization
The Florida Times-Union / Posted 13 days ago
Over the past four years, U.S. Rep. Corrine Brown repeatedly has used her name, office and political connections to steer tens of thousands of dollars to an obscure organization in Northern Virginia that says it helps a range of charities. Brown has... Read more
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The Neosho Daily News
Newton County Community Coalition discusses bullying The Newton County Community Coalition continues to receive support as the vol
Newton County Community Coalition discusses bullying
The Neosho Daily News / Posted 13 days ago
The Newton County Community Coalition continues to receive support as the volunteer organization grows its mission to eliminate drug and alcohol abuse and other risky behavior by children... Read more
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The Florida Times-Union
U.S. Rep. Corrine Brown's support for small Virginia group raises money, questionsOver the past four years, U.S. Rep. Corrine Brown repeatedly has used her name,
U.S. Rep. Corrine Brown's support for small Virginia group raises money, questions
The Florida Times-Union / Posted 14 days ago
Over the past four years, U.S. Rep. Corrine Brown repeatedly has used her name, office and political connections to steer tens of thousands of dollars to an obscure organization in Northern Virginia that says it helps a range of charities. Brown has... Read more
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FOX Carolina
GoFundMe account for suspended Cobb County officer raises concernsGeorgia state trooper shot after 10-mile pursuit northwest of AtlantaGeorgia st
GoFundMe account for suspended Cobb County officer raises concerns
FOX Carolina / Posted 17 days ago
Georgia state trooper shot after 10-mile pursuit northwest of AtlantaGeorgia state trooper shot after 10-mile pursuit northwest of Atlanta A Georgia state trooper was shot Wednesday after a pursuit northwest of Atlanta. The trooper was taken to the... Read more
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FOX 12 Oregon
GoFundMe account for suspended Cobb County officer raises concernsGeorgia state trooper shot after 10-mile pursuit northwest of AtlantaGeorgia st
GoFundMe account for suspended Cobb County officer raises concerns
FOX 12 Oregon / Posted 17 days ago
Georgia state trooper shot after 10-mile pursuit northwest of AtlantaGeorgia state trooper shot after 10-mile pursuit northwest of Atlanta A Georgia state trooper was shot Wednesday after a pursuit northwest of Atlanta. The trooper was taken to the... Read more
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Eyewitness News 3 Hartford
GoFundMe account for suspended Cobb County officer raises concernsGeorgia state trooper shot after 10-mile pursuit northwest of AtlantaGeorgia st
GoFundMe account for suspended Cobb County officer raises concerns
Eyewitness News 3 Hartford / Posted 17 days ago
Georgia state trooper shot after 10-mile pursuit northwest of AtlantaGeorgia state trooper shot after 10-mile pursuit northwest of Atlanta A Georgia state trooper was shot Wednesday after a pursuit northwest of Atlanta. The trooper was taken to the... Read more
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FOX Carolina
Trooper, suspect shot during pursuit northwest of AtlantaBREAKING A Georgia state trooper was shot Wednesday afternoon during a pursuit
Trooper, suspect shot during pursuit northwest of Atlanta
FOX Carolina / Posted 17 days ago
BREAKING A Georgia state trooper was shot Wednesday afternoon during a pursuit in Cobb County, just northwest of Atlanta. A Georgia... Read more
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The Champaign News-Gazette
Area update: Coalition brings movie, discussion on race to townURBANA — The public is invited to a free screening of the documentary "Racial T
Area update: Coalition brings movie, discussion on race to town
The Champaign News-Gazette / Posted 17 days ago
URBANA — The public is invited to a free screening of the documentary "Racial Taboo" at 6 p.m. Thursday at the Vineyard Church, 1500 N. Lincoln Ave. The 53-minute film takes a look at racial history and why many people choose to avoid the topic of... Read more
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The Champaign News-Gazette
City official says he signed severance agreement 'under duress'CHAMPAIGN — Those who worked closely with Champaign's former community relation
City official says he signed severance agreement 'under duress'
The Champaign News-Gazette / Posted 17 days ago
CHAMPAIGN — Those who worked closely with Champaign's former community relations manager want to know why he's no longer employed after less than a year on the job. And a month after Lyonel LaGrone's sudden resignation last month, they're still... Read more
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WALB Albany
Pedestrian bridge approved for new Braves stadiumPolice ID pedestrian struck, killed while walking along roadwayPolice ID pedest
Pedestrian bridge approved for new Braves stadium
WALB Albany / Posted 17 days ago
Police ID pedestrian struck, killed while walking along roadwayPolice ID pedestrian struck, killed while walking along roadway Police responded to an accident Tuesday morning involving a pedestrian who was struck and killed while walking in a... Read more
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WTVM 9 Columbus
Pedestrian bridge approved for new Braves stadiumPolice ID pedestrian struck, killed while walking along roadwayPolice ID pedest
Pedestrian bridge approved for new Braves stadium
WTVM 9 Columbus / Posted 17 days ago
Police ID pedestrian struck, killed while walking along roadwayPolice ID pedestrian struck, killed while walking along roadway Police responded to an accident Tuesday morning involving a pedestrian who was struck and killed while walking in a... Read more
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WALB Albany
Shooting in Cobb CountyA shooting occurred at a Double tree Suites in Cobb county. A shooting occurre
Shooting in Cobb County
WALB Albany / Posted 18 days ago
A shooting occurred at a Double tree Suites in Cobb county. A shooting occurred at a Double tree Suites in Cobb county. Pedestrian struck, killed while walking along roadwayPedestrian struck, killed while walking along roadway Police responded to... Read more
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WTOC 11 Savannah
Pedestrian struck, killed while walking along roadway Police are on the scene of an accident involving a pedestrian who was struck
Pedestrian struck, killed while walking along roadway
WTOC 11 Savannah / Posted 18 days ago
Police are on the scene of an accident involving a pedestrian who was struck and killed while walking along a roadway in Cobb County Tuesday... Read more
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WALB Albany
Pedestrian struck, killed while walking along roadway Police are on the scene of an accident involving a pedestrian who was struck
Pedestrian struck, killed while walking along roadway
WALB Albany / Posted 18 days ago
Police are on the scene of an accident involving a pedestrian who was struck and killed while walking along a roadway in Cobb County Tuesday... Read more
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WTVM 9 Columbus
Pedestrian struck, killed while walking along roadway Police are on the scene of an accident involving a pedestrian who was struck
Pedestrian struck, killed while walking along roadway
WTVM 9 Columbus / Posted 18 days ago
Police are on the scene of an accident involving a pedestrian who was struck and killed while walking along a roadway in Cobb County Tuesday... Read more
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The Champaign News-Gazette
Urbana council discussion of race, traffic stops, marijuana turns tenseURBANA — Tensions rose as the Urbana City Council began to discuss the impact o
Urbana council discussion of race, traffic stops, marijuana turns tense
The Champaign News-Gazette / Posted 18 days ago
URBANA — Tensions rose as the Urbana City Council began to discuss the impact of cannabis enforcement on African-Americans on Monday night. The council meeting was the first of many to discuss the questions raised by the IDOT Traffic Stop Task... Read more
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WAND TV 17 Decatur
Champaign Community Coalition Preparing For Second “Racial Taboo” EventURBANA – The Champaign Community Coalition is inviting the public to attend the
Champaign Community Coalition Preparing For Second “Racial Taboo” Event
WAND TV 17 Decatur / Posted 19 days ago
URBANA – The Champaign Community Coalition is inviting the public to attend their most recent screening of the documentary “Racial Taboo” on Thursday, January 28. This is the second of three screenings the Coalition plans to host over the next... Read more
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WTOC 11 Savannah
Protesters want low income residents to live rent-freeA small group of activists calling themselves the Georgia Community Coalition h
Protesters want low income residents to live rent-free
WTOC 11 Savannah / Posted 19 days ago
A small group of activists calling themselves the Georgia Community Coalition held a protest in the middle of Marietta Square, Sunday, advocating on behalf of people who have been asked to leave their apartments in Austell. Organizer Amy Barnes... Read more
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WALB Albany
Protesters want low income residents to live rent-freeA small group of activists calling themselves the Georgia Community Coalition h
Protesters want low income residents to live rent-free
WALB Albany / Posted 20 days ago
A small group of activists calling themselves the Georgia Community Coalition held a protest in the middle of Marietta Square, Sunday, advocating on behalf of people who have been asked to leave their apartments in Austell. Organizer Amy Barnes... Read more
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WTVM 9 Columbus
Protesters want low income residents to live rent-freeA small group of activists calling themselves the Georgia Community Coalition h
Protesters want low income residents to live rent-free
WTVM 9 Columbus / Posted 20 days ago
A small group of activists calling themselves the Georgia Community Coalition held a protest in the middle of Marietta Square, Sunday, advocating on behalf of people who have been asked to leave their apartments in Austell. Organizer Amy Barnes... Read more
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The Advocate
Panelists to discuss Lafayette school tax merits at Press Club forumPanelists will discuss the merits of a proposed property tax increase for the L
Panelists to discuss Lafayette school tax merits at Press Club forum
The Advocate / Posted 21 days ago
Panelists will discuss the merits of a proposed property tax increase for the Lafayette Parish School System at a forum Monday sponsored by the Acadiana Press Club. The public is invited to attend the noon forum at The Daily Advertiser community... Read more
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Staten Island Advance
Heads up! Community Board meetings next weekSTATEN ISLAND, N.Y. -- One of the best ways to learn about private and public d
Heads up! Community Board meetings next week
Staten Island Advance / Posted 21 days ago
STATEN ISLAND, N.Y. -- One of the best ways to learn about private and public development and other projects planned for your neighborhood -- and also about issues of concern to local residents -- is to attend local Community Board meetings. These... Read more
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The Advocate
Panelists to discuss Lafayette school tax merits at Press Club forumPanelists will discuss the merits of a proposed property tax increase for the L
Panelists to discuss Lafayette school tax merits at Press Club forum
The Advocate / Posted 22 days ago
Panelists will discuss the merits of a proposed property tax increase for the Lafayette Parish School System at a forum Monday sponsored by the Acadiana Press Club. The public is invited to attend the noon forum at The Daily Advertiser community... Read more
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The Buffalo News
Two corner stores getting coolers for fresh produceTwo corner stores will begin carrying healthier food options in parts of Buffal
Two corner stores getting coolers for fresh produce
The Buffalo News / Posted 22 days ago
Two corner stores will begin carrying healthier food options in parts of Buffalo where there is scarce access to fresh produce. Food Plus Market, 414 East Amherst St. and Buff City Exclusive Market, 90 Lisbon Ave., will have coolers stationed at the... Read more
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The Neosho Daily News
Girl’s suicide leads to meetingReacting to a suicide this week of a 12-year-old Neosho Middle School girl, Neo
Girl’s suicide leads to meeting
The Neosho Daily News / Posted 22 days ago
Reacting to a suicide this week of a 12-year-old Neosho Middle School girl, Neosho R-5 School District school resource officer/Neosho police officer Dustin Whitehill and his SRO colleagues in the region will organize an effort to be proactive in... Read more
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Garden City News
Garden City PTA News | January 22, 2016To keep up-to-date on all things regarding GCPTA, refer to: * gardencitypta.or
Garden City PTA News | January 22, 2016
Garden City News / Posted 23 days ago
To keep up-to-date on all things regarding GCPTA, refer to: * gardencitypta.org * eBlasts every Monday * Garden City News articles * follow us on Twitter @GardenCityPTA Who Are We Since 1945, the Garden City Parent Teacher Association has been... Read more
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Palo Alto Weekly
Local health educator tapped to lead Palo Alto's Project Safety NetMary Gloner, a local health educator, has been selected to lead Project Safety
Local health educator tapped to lead Palo Alto's Project Safety Net
Palo Alto Weekly / Posted 24 days ago
Mary Gloner, a local health educator, has been selected to lead Project Safety Net (PSN), a community coalition that sprang up in the wake of a Palo Alto student "suicide cluster" in 2009, 2010 and 2011, as its new executive director, the City of... Read more
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Berkshire Eagle
Volunteers honor Martin Luther King Jr. with serviceNORTH ADAMS >> The frigid winter weather didn't deter more than 350 volun
Volunteers honor Martin Luther King Jr. with service
Berkshire Eagle / Posted 26 days ago
NORTH ADAMS >> The frigid winter weather didn't deter more than 350 volunteers as they swarmed over the Northern Berkshires on Monday to mark the annual MLK Day of Service. Projects included collecting food, winterizing the homes of the... Read more
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Beverly Hills Courier
Los Angeles Martin Luther King Day Parade Draws ThousandsPosted: Monday, January 18, 2016 – 11:45 AM (CNS) – Thousands of people lined
Los Angeles Martin Luther King Day Parade Draws Thousands
Beverly Hills Courier / Posted 26 days ago
Posted: Monday, January 18, 2016 – 11:45 AM (CNS) – Thousands of people lined the streets of South Los Angeles today to celebrate the legacy of Martin Luther King Jr. at the 31st annual Kingdom Day Parade, which had the theme of “Our Work is Not Yet... Read more
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NBC Los Angeles
Parades, Service Projects to Honor MLK's LegacyParades and service projects will honor the legacy of civil rights leader Marti
Parades, Service Projects to Honor MLK's Legacy
NBC Los Angeles / Posted 26 days ago
Parades and service projects will honor the legacy of civil rights leader Martin Luther King Jr. Monday in Los Angeles. What organizers bill as the nation's biggest celebration of the life and legacy of the slain icon will begin at 10:15 a.m. at... Read more
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The Hamilton Journal News
Events to mark Martin Luther King Day today in Butler, Warren...Here’s how to commerorate Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Day today in Butler and Wa
Events to mark Martin Luther King Day today in Butler, Warren...
The Hamilton Journal News / Posted 26 days ago
Here’s how to commerorate Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Day today in Butler and Warren counties: MLK Community Celebration: Noon Monday at Atrium Medical Center, Professional Building, fifth floor, One Medical Center Drive. This event, led by... Read more
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The Hamilton Journal News
Middletown MLK marchers walk for togethernessMarchers in Middletown gathered in spite of a light dusting of snow on Sunday a
Middletown MLK marchers walk for togetherness
The Hamilton Journal News / Posted 27 days ago
Marchers in Middletown gathered in spite of a light dusting of snow on Sunday afternoon to commemorate the legacy of Martin Luther King Jr. The group included marchers who return to the street every year to remember Rev. King’s dream and the civil... Read more
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KEYT 3 Santa Barbara
Santa Maria Homicides Stir Community ConcernThe recent double homicide in Santa Maria has some in the city calling for a co
Santa Maria Homicides Stir Community Concern
KEYT 3 Santa Barbara / Posted 29 days ago
The recent double homicide in Santa Maria has some in the city calling for a community-wide effort to stop the alarming rise in deadly youth violence. The shooting deaths of two young men Tuesday night has more community leaders saying enough is... Read more
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Tucson Weekly
Border Issues Fair in Sahuarita This WeekendThe Border Issues Fair Concert, 7 p.m., Friday, Jan. 15, will feature Lance Can
Border Issues Fair in Sahuarita This Weekend
Tucson Weekly / Posted 30 days ago
The Border Issues Fair Concert, 7 p.m., Friday, Jan. 15, will feature Lance Canales & The Flood—a roots-blues influenced Americana trio from California’s breadbasket, where Canales lived the life that so many songs have been written about since the... Read more

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