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The News & Observer
As Raleigh grows, residents need to keep the faith in planningAs one of the fastest-growing areas in the nation for several decades now, Tria
As Raleigh grows, residents need to keep the faith in planning
The News & Observer / Posted 4 days ago
As one of the fastest-growing areas in the nation for several decades now, Triangle communities, at different times, have become flash points in the debate over growth. Consequently, local leaders have taken pains to manage growth in a way that... Read more
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KRBC Abilene & KTAB Abilene
FDA Approves OxyContin for Kids, Experts Weigh InLUBBOCK, TX The Federal Drug Administration's approval of OxyContin use by 11
FDA Approves OxyContin for Kids, Experts Weigh In
KRBC Abilene & KTAB Abilene / Posted 4 days ago
LUBBOCK, TX The Federal Drug Administration's approval of OxyContin use by 11 through 16 year-olds earlier this month, has created concerns from addiction counselors and some medical professionals. The FDA approved the powerful narcotic painkiller... Read more
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Marietta Daily Journal
Cobb Commissioner Cupid renews call for police oversight hears from supporters - MARIETTA — After half a dozen people spoke in support of her efforts to improve the county’s police department Commissioner Lisa Cupid remarked at the end of Tuesday’...Cobb Commissioner Cupid renews call for police oversight, hears from supporters
Cobb Commissioner Cupid renews call for police oversight hears from supporters - MARIETTA — After half a dozen people spoke in support of her efforts to improve the county’s police department Commissioner Lisa Cupid remarked at the end of Tuesday’...
Marietta Daily Journal / Posted 5 days ago
Cobb Commissioner Cupid renews call for police oversight, hears from supporters MARIETTA — After half a dozen people spoke in support of her efforts to improve the county’s police department, Commissioner Lisa Cupid remarked at the end of Tuesday’s... Read more
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The Neosho Daily News
Community coalition focuses on student outreachA growing Newton County Community Coalition had 47 caring community members gat
Community coalition focuses on student outreach
The Neosho Daily News / Posted 5 days ago
A growing Newton County Community Coalition had 47 caring community members gather for Tuesday’s monthly meeting at the Talkington Foundation Recover Center in Neosho. A growing Newton County Community Coalition had 47 caring community members... Read more
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Your Hometown Lima Stations
Drive Sober or Get Pulled Over CampaignAmid all the fun at the Allen County Fair, there was a message of safety today.
Drive Sober or Get Pulled Over Campaign
Your Hometown Lima Stations / Posted 6 days ago
Amid all the fun at the Allen County Fair, there was a message of safety today. Lima Allen County Safe Community Coalition and local law enforcement kicked off the 2015 . Allen County officials will join... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
NWA editorial: A place for knowledgeIt had to be simply excruciating. The new and improved -- i.e., construction d
NWA editorial: A place for knowledge
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 9 days ago
It had to be simply excruciating. The new and improved -- i.e., construction done -- Fayetteville High School opened for a new year, the same year the school system implemented a grade shift at all levels that moved incoming ninth-graders to the... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
'Unusual' Northwest Arkansas case spotlights immigration system in fluxFAYETTEVILLE -- The last time Erick Rodriguez was near home, he and his younger
'Unusual' Northwest Arkansas case spotlights immigration system in flux
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 9 days ago
FAYETTEVILLE -- The last time Erick Rodriguez was near home, he and his younger brother were in a holding cell in the Washington County jail. He and Alan Rodriquez were facing misdemeanor charges of public intoxication and possession of marijuana and... Read more
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South Maryland News
Calvert County Health Department launches campaign against opioid abuseThe Calvert County Health Department is fighting the battle on heroin addiction
Calvert County Health Department launches campaign against opioid abuse
South Maryland News / Posted 11 days ago
The Calvert County Health Department is fighting the battle on heroin addiction by launching a public awareness campaign against opioid abuse. According to a press release from the health department, requests for prescription drug addiction... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
5 state hubs to give leg up to foreignersSPRINGDALE -- Two nonprofit groups plan to open five resource centers in the st
5 state hubs to give leg up to foreigners
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 13 days ago
SPRINGDALE -- Two nonprofit groups plan to open five resource centers in the state in the coming months to provide legal services, leadership development opportunities and civic integration support to the more than 138,000 foreigners in... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Springdale immigration services center first of five to open in stateSPRINGDALE -- Two nonprofit groups plan to open five immigrant resource centers
Springdale immigration services center first of five to open in state
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 13 days ago
SPRINGDALE -- Two nonprofit groups plan to open five immigrant resource centers statewide within the next month to provide legal services, leadership development opportunities and civic integration support to the more than 138,000 immigrants in... Read more
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Bennington Banner
Superman to the rescue; bake sale to benefit officer with cancerHOOSICK FALLS, N.Y. >> Up in the sky, look. It's a bird, it's a plane. I
Superman to the rescue; bake sale to benefit officer with cancer
Bennington Banner / Posted 13 days ago
HOOSICK FALLS, N.Y. >> Up in the sky, look. It's a bird, it's a plane. It's Superman or Hoosick Falls Police Officer Nick Colaneri. That's what young campers at the Hoosick Armory Youth Center and Community Coalition call the young officer... Read more
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Your Hometown Lima Stations
Motorcycle Safety EventAn event today at a local business helped spread the message of motorcycle safe
Motorcycle Safety Event
Your Hometown Lima Stations / Posted 17 days ago
An event today at a local business helped spread the message of motorcycle safety. The Ohio State Highway Patrol and Lima Allen County Safe Community Coalition teamed up with Ohio Cycleworx to hold a at the Elida road... Read more
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Issaquah Press
Reports say underage alcohol and marijuana use are local problems NEW — 6 a.m. Aug. 14, 2015 In November, about 50 community leaders gathered
Reports say underage alcohol and marijuana use are local problems
Issaquah Press / Posted 18 days ago
NEW — 6 a.m. Aug. 14, 2015 In November, about 50 community leaders gathered in the YMCA Village Community Room in the Issaquah Highlands. Several topics were mentioned but the one... Read more
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Berkshire Eagle
Community Connection job to become city positionPITTSFIELD >> The next director of the Pittsfield Community Connection pr
Community Connection job to become city position
Berkshire Eagle / Posted 18 days ago
PITTSFIELD >> The next director of the Pittsfield Community Connection program to combat youth violence and gang influences will be a city employee, according to Mayor Daniel L. Bianchi. "The Pittsfield Community Connection has grown over the... Read more
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The Buffalo News
Initiative provides training, jobs to unemployed city residentsA unique partnership between a pair of Buffalo nonprofit organizations and a lo
Initiative provides training, jobs to unemployed city residents
The Buffalo News / Posted 18 days ago
A unique partnership between a pair of Buffalo nonprofit organizations and a local real estate developer is providing new job opportunities and training for minority residents from the city’s East and West Side neighborhoods. More than 30 workers... Read more
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The Champaign News-Gazette
From Ferguson to frictionOne year ago today, a Ferguson, Mo., police officer shot and killed an unarmed
From Ferguson to friction
The Champaign News-Gazette / Posted 23 days ago
One year ago today, a Ferguson, Mo., police officer shot and killed an unarmed black teenager, setting off "Black Lives Matter" protests 180 miles away in Champaign and elsewhere and fueling an increasing mistrust of law enforcement. What's happened... Read more
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The Escanaba Daily Press
ReCreating in the Great Outdoors event planned for Saturday in EskyThe outdoors event, hosted by Bays de Noc Gobblers Chapter of the National Wild
ReCreating in the Great Outdoors event planned for Saturday in Esky
The Escanaba Daily Press / Posted 25 days ago
The outdoors event, hosted by Bays de Noc Gobblers Chapter of the National Wild Turkey Federation's Wheelin' Sportsmen program, Delta County Regional Inclusive Community Coalition (RICC), and Mix and Mingle Community Events, will take place from 10... Read more
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Your Hometown Lima Stations
Motorcycle Safety Event Coming to LimaThe Lima Post of the Ohio State Highway Patrol and the Lima Allen County Safe C
Motorcycle Safety Event Coming to Lima
Your Hometown Lima Stations / Posted 25 days ago
The Lima Post of the Ohio State Highway Patrol and the Lima Allen County Safe Community Coalition in association with Ohio Cycleworx is teaming up for a motorcycle safety event. The event will take place August 15th from 10-2 at Ohio Cycleworx on... Read more
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The Buffalo News
Bits and pieces of news ...OLAF FUB SEZ: According to astronaut Neil Armstrong, the first man to set foot
Bits and pieces of news ...
The Buffalo News / Posted 27 days ago
OLAF FUB SEZ: According to astronaut Neil Armstrong, the first man to set foot on the moon, born on this date in 1930, “It suddenly struck me that that tiny pea, pretty and blue, was the Earth. I put up my thumb and shut one eye, and my thumb blotted... Read more
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Connecticut Post
Malloy’s Second Chance gains grant moneyHARTFORD - The state has received an $8.2 million federal grant to enhance ongo
Malloy’s Second Chance gains grant money
Connecticut Post / Posted 30 days ago
HARTFORD - The state has received an $8.2 million federal grant to enhance ongoing efforts to battle alcohol and drug abuse. Gov. Dannel P. Malloy said the state Department of Mental Health and Addiction Services will receive the grant over five... Read more
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Berkshire Eagle
Northern Berkshire Community Coalition announces new executive directorNORTH ADAMS >> The Northern Berkshire Community Coalition has tapped a co
Northern Berkshire Community Coalition announces new executive director
Berkshire Eagle / Posted 1 months ago
NORTH ADAMS >> The Northern Berkshire Community Coalition has tapped a community activist with local and international experience to be its new executive director. Adams G. Hinds, 39, will take the reins on Sept. 1 and succeeds Al Bashevkin,... Read more
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NBC 29 Charlottesville
Augusta Co. Working to Fight Underage DrinkingLeaders in Staunton, Waynesboro and Augusta County are gearing up to spend the
Augusta Co. Working to Fight Underage Drinking
NBC 29 Charlottesville / Posted 1 months ago
Leaders in Staunton, Waynesboro and Augusta County are gearing up to spend the next month fighting underage drinking. The Greater Augusta Preventing Partners (GAPP), a community coalition, is launching a campaign called Let's Be the Influence. The... Read more

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