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Orange County Register
Santa Ana voice Jessica Jimenez: Latino students defy stereotypes, advance to top universities through hard work and determinationSandra Silva and Juan Gonzalez defeated the statistics. Both were determined no
Santa Ana voice Jessica Jimenez: Latino students defy stereotypes, advance to top universities through hard work and determination
Orange County Register / Posted 7 hours ago
Sandra Silva and Juan Gonzalez defeated the statistics. Both were determined not to be a part of the nearly 15 percent high school dropout rate for Latinos in Orange County. They set their priorities on getting an education and beating the... Read more
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The Daily Mining Gazette
City approves rental licenseThe license will allow two unrelated people or a family of four to live at the
City approves rental license
The Daily Mining Gazette / Posted 9 hours ago
The license will allow two unrelated people or a family of four to live at the house. The owners, Peter and Karen Ostlund, bought the home so their son Michael, a sophomore student at Michigan Technological University, would have a place to live,... Read more
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The Scranton Times-Tribune
Long-defunct school clock tower to begin keeping time againClock tower will begin keeping time SCRANTON — The clock on the tower of North
Long-defunct school clock tower to begin keeping time again
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted yesterday
Clock tower will begin keeping time SCRANTON — The clock on the tower of North Scranton Junior High School will begin keeping time again as construction continues to turn the former school into apartments. The clock will be turned back on at noon... Read more
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KRBC Abilene & KTAB Abilene
Senior Spotlight: Nelda Jacobs, Jewelry SorterAfter a well-established lifetime in the Metroplex, 86 year old Nelda Jacobs kn
Senior Spotlight: Nelda Jacobs, Jewelry Sorter
KRBC Abilene & KTAB Abilene / Posted yesterday
After a well-established lifetime in the Metroplex, 86 year old Nelda Jacobs knew her life was about to change in big ways when her family asked her to relocate to Abilene to be closer to them. While she didn't want to live by herself in Dallas, she... Read more
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The Columbia County News-Times
Current EventsBasketball 2015 Skill Development Training Tuesdays and Thursdays through Octo
Current Events
The Columbia County News-Times / Posted 2 days ago
Basketball 2015 Skill Development Training Tuesdays and Thursdays through October, Sting Gym, 6000 Columbia Road, Grovetown; $25 per day or $35 per week; willaverybasketballcamps.com Euchee Creek School council meeting 2:30 p.m. Wednesday, Aug.... Read more
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The Trinidad Guardian
Budget cuts comingMore budget cuts if the People’s Partnership Government gets a second term in o
Budget cuts coming
The Trinidad Guardian / Posted 2 days ago
More budget cuts if the People’s Partnership Government gets a second term in office. Finance Minister Larry Howai made the disclosure yesterday in response to questions from the media on plummeting oil prices. Oil prices are now below $40 a... Read more
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The Daily Record
Goodwill of the Chesapeake receives $257K grantGoodwill Industries of the Chesapeake, Inc. announced Tuesday that it has recei
Goodwill of the Chesapeake receives $257K grant
The Daily Record / Posted 2 days ago
Goodwill Industries of the Chesapeake, Inc. announced Tuesday that it has received a grant of $257,739 from Senior Service America, Inc. Almost 90 percent of this grant, originally from the U.S. Department of Labor, will pay wages and benefits to at... Read more
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Ventura County Star
Goodwill of Ventura, Santa Barbara counties launches retail job training programOXNARD, Calif. - Goodwill Industries of Ventura and Santa Barbara Counties will
Goodwill of Ventura, Santa Barbara counties launches retail job training program
Ventura County Star / Posted 3 days ago
OXNARD, Calif. - Goodwill Industries of Ventura and Santa Barbara Counties will launch a training program this week aimed at helping new and experienced retail workers achieve financial and career goals. The organization is one of eight Goodwill... Read more
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Broomfield Enterprise
Goodwill retail store slated to open in Broomfield late this yearConstruction on a new 20,000-square-foot Goodwill retail store is underway in B
Goodwill retail store slated to open in Broomfield late this year
Broomfield Enterprise / Posted 6 days ago
Construction on a new 20,000-square-foot Goodwill retail store is underway in Broomfield. Goodwill officials initially announced the store would open this fall, but heavy rains this summer slowed construction, said Vanessa Clark, senior director of... Read more
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WBNG Binghamton
Children's Home appoints new president, CEOBinghamton, NY (WBNG Binghamton) A local non-profit that provides services to c
Children's Home appoints new president, CEO
WBNG Binghamton / Posted 6 days ago
Binghamton, NY (WBNG Binghamton) A local non-profit that provides services to children and families will soon have a new president and CEO. George Dermody was appointed to the position at The Children’s Home in Binghamton. He will assume... Read more
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Daily Mail
Goodwill goes upscale with designer discount boutiquesNon-profit giant Goodwill opens boutiques across the U.S. selling designer good
Goodwill goes upscale with designer discount boutiques
Daily Mail / Posted 7 days ago
Non-profit giant Goodwill opens boutiques across the U.S. selling designer goods for less - along with 'hipster flannel and vinyl' to attract young shoppers Stuart Weitzman shoes that would normally go for $350 at Bloomingdales cost just 12.99 at... Read more
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KATU Portland
Saving on your school shopping with a trip to GoodwillPORTLAND, Ore. – Teachers are prepping the classrooms and cleaning off the chal
Saving on your school shopping with a trip to Goodwill
KATU Portland / Posted 7 days ago
PORTLAND, Ore. – Teachers are prepping the classrooms and cleaning off the chalkboards as parents make the final push to stock their children with everything they’ll need for the coming school year. The required classroom supplies list can add up... Read more
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Huntington Beach Independent
Goodwill goes upscale with new boutiquesThe trappings of an upscale boutique are there: exposed brick, mannequins drape
Goodwill goes upscale with new boutiques
Huntington Beach Independent / Posted 8 days ago
The trappings of an upscale boutique are there: exposed brick, mannequins draped with flashy clothing and designer brands. But the prices are decidedly cheap chic — the Stuart Weitzman black pumps that go for $350 at Bloomingdale's are a steal at... Read more
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Los Angeles Times
Goodwill goes upscale with new boutiquesThe trappings of an upscale boutique are there: exposed brick, mannequins drape
Goodwill goes upscale with new boutiques
Los Angeles Times / Posted 8 days ago
The trappings of an upscale boutique are there: exposed brick, mannequins draped with flashy clothing and designer brands. But the prices are decidedly cheap chic — the Stuart Weitzman black pumps that go for $350 at Bloomingdale's are a steal at... Read more
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The Burton View
Peace on Earth, Goodwill to Genesee County Christmas shoppersBURTON — Spreading around the joy of Christmas bargain shopping, Goodwill of Mi
Peace on Earth, Goodwill to Genesee County Christmas shoppers
The Burton View / Posted 8 days ago
BURTON — Spreading around the joy of Christmas bargain shopping, Goodwill of Mid-Michigan has reopened its seasonal store - A Very Goodwill Christmas - in Genesee County this year. It opened Friday, August 14, at the Courtland Center Mall right... Read more
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Flint Township View
Peace on Earth and Goodwill to countyGoodwill’s Christmas store is now open at Courtland Center mall. Photo by Rhon
Peace on Earth and Goodwill to county
Flint Township View / Posted 8 days ago
Goodwill’s Christmas store is now open at Courtland Center mall. Photo by Rhonda Sanders BURTON — Spreading around the joy of Christmas bargain shopping, Goodwill of Mid-Michigan has reopened its seasonal store - A Very Goodwill Christmas - in... Read more
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WAVE 3 Louisville
New Goodwill store to open in OwensboroA second Goodwill store will open in Owensboro on Thursday. Employees have spe
New Goodwill store to open in Owensboro
WAVE 3 Louisville / Posted 8 days ago
A second Goodwill store will open in Owensboro on Thursday. Employees have spent the last several weeks sorting items at the 12,000 square foot store on Kidron Valley Way. Over 1400 feet of shelves are already stocked with toys, household items,... Read more
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14 WFIE Evansville
New Goodwill store to open in OwensboroA second Goodwill store will open in Owensboro on Thursday. Employees have spe
New Goodwill store to open in Owensboro
14 WFIE Evansville / Posted 8 days ago
A second Goodwill store will open in Owensboro on Thursday. Employees have spent the last several weeks sorting items at the 12,000 square foot store on Kidron Valley Way. Over 1400 feet of shelves are already stocked with toys, household items,... Read more
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Cincinnati CityBeat
Fall Arts CalendarAUGUSTVISUAL ARTS: THE GOODWILL BIENNIALKeith Banner and Bill Ross, the imagina
Fall Arts Calendar
Cincinnati CityBeat / Posted 8 days ago
AUGUSTVISUAL ARTS: THE GOODWILL BIENNIALKeith Banner and Bill Ross, the imaginative operators of Thunder-Sky, Inc., have come up with another clever idea, asking Ohio Valley Goodwill Industries to set aside a year’s worth of donated handmade art.... Read more
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Benton Courier
Goodwill Industries to host job fairGoodwill Industries of Arkansas in Benton will be hosting a job fair from 10 a.
Goodwill Industries to host job fair
Benton Courier / Posted 9 days ago
Goodwill Industries of Arkansas in Benton will be hosting a job fair from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. on Wednesday, Aug. 19 at the Goodwill Career Center on Military Road. The employers scheduled to participate are Home Instead Senior Care, Kelly, Rineco, New... Read more
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Boston Herald
The TickerMass. gasoline prices continuing to fall The price of a gallon of gasoline in
The Ticker
Boston Herald / Posted 10 days ago
Mass. gasoline prices continuing to fall The price of a gallon of gasoline in Massachusetts has fallen for the sixth consecutive week and is now at its lowest mid-August level in more than a decade. AAA Northeast reported yesterday that self-serve,... Read more
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The Scranton Times-Tribune
Scranton nonprofit donations exceed goal, but bar was loweredScranton already has exceeded its target this year for donations from nonprofit
Scranton nonprofit donations exceed goal, but bar was lowered
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 11 days ago
Scranton already has exceeded its target this year for donations from nonprofit organizations, although the bar for such contributions was lowered within the city budget. The city this year budgeted as revenue $200,000 to come from nonprofits’... Read more
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The Huntington Herald-Dispatch
Business calendar Aug. 17, 2015 @ 12:01 AM Job fair PROCTORVILLE, Ohio - A business expo and
Business calendar
The Huntington Herald-Dispatch / Posted 11 days ago
Aug. 17, 2015 @ 12:01 AM Job fair PROCTORVILLE, Ohio - A business expo and job fair is planned for 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday, Aug. 22, at the First Baptist Church of Proctorville, 627 County Road 411, Proctorville. Contact... Read more
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The Fort Morgan Times
Beads bridge the ocean: Morgan County career enrichment teacher joins fundraiser for UgandaBrigitte Shafer has been teaching a career enrichment class in Morgan County si
Beads bridge the ocean: Morgan County career enrichment teacher joins fundraiser for Uganda
The Fort Morgan Times / Posted 11 days ago
Brigitte Shafer has been teaching a career enrichment class in Morgan County since 2013. Now she's helping people take the same class 8,000 miles away. Shafer works for Goodwill Industries, a company based in Denver, but she regularly teaches a... Read more
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The Buffalo News
Erie County receives grant to help seniors return to workThe Erie County Department of Senior Services has been awarded a grant from the
Erie County receives grant to help seniors return to work
The Buffalo News / Posted 13 days ago
The Erie County Department of Senior Services has been awarded a grant from the U.S. Department of Labor that will be used to pay wages and benefits for senior citizens who are seeking to rejoin the workforce. The $780,169 grant will assist at least... Read more
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West Side Leader & South Side News Leader
South Side Business News & NotesBy Staff WriterWomen’s Network hosting entrepreneurship workshops DOWNTOWN AKR
South Side Business News & Notes
West Side Leader & South Side News Leader / Posted 14 days ago
By Staff WriterWomen’s Network hosting entrepreneurship workshops DOWNTOWN AKRON — Existing and aspiring women business owners are invited to Women’s Network of Northeast Ohio’s next series of weekly workshops in the EMPOWER! Women’s... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Smarts and Skills to Help Build Their CommunitiesHow Teen Girls are Leading Their Own Revolution Many articles have been writte
Smarts and Skills to Help Build Their Communities
AllAfrica.com / Posted 14 days ago
How Teen Girls are Leading Their Own Revolution Many articles have been written on the importance of including youth and women in national development and employment strategies in the Middle East and North Africa (MENA). Despite all good... Read more
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The Lexington Dispatch
Veterans event planned for Saturday in Winston-SalemThe event will take place from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday at Goodwill Industries
Veterans event planned for Saturday in Winston-Salem
The Lexington Dispatch / Posted 14 days ago
The event will take place from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday at Goodwill Industries, 2701 University Parkway, Winston-Salem. This event is for veterans, family members and the public to provide assistance with VA claims, loan guaranty, health care,... Read more
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West Side Leader & South Side News Leader
Preparing for school focus of Summit for KidsBy Ariel Hakim The sixth annual Summit for Kids, a free family expo for parent
Preparing for school focus of Summit for Kids
West Side Leader & South Side News Leader / Posted 15 days ago
By Ariel Hakim The sixth annual Summit for Kids, a free family expo for parents and children in kindergarten through 12th grades, will take place Aug. 15 from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. at the John S. Knight Center, located at 77 E. Mill St. The event,... Read more
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FOX 8 WGHP
Greensboro city leader hopes new program will give ex-offenders a second chanceGREENSBORO, N.C. — Everyone should get a second chance. That’s the idea behind
Greensboro city leader hopes new program will give ex-offenders a second chance
FOX 8 WGHP / Posted 15 days ago
GREENSBORO, N.C. — Everyone should get a second chance. That’s the idea behind a proposed program for ex-offenders in Greensboro. It would be called the Greensboro Restoration Academy. City Councilman Jamal Fox is hoping the idea becomes a reality... Read more
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FOX 8 Cleveland
August 12, 2015Do you have an excessive amount of fresh zucchini this time of year? So do we!
August 12, 2015
FOX 8 Cleveland / Posted 15 days ago
Do you have an excessive amount of fresh zucchini this time of year? So do we! David has the perfect recipe to use them up – take a look at our video clips. Cuyahoga County Fair Natalie stopped by the annual Cuyahoga County Fair! Today (8/12) and... Read more
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Naples Daily News
Back-to-school events aim to promote healthier kidsDaniella Herrera has three school-age children on Medicaid, a big relief for he
Back-to-school events aim to promote healthier kids
Naples Daily News / Posted 16 days ago
Daniella Herrera has three school-age children on Medicaid, a big relief for her as the new school year starts soon. “They are always getting sick,” Herrera said, who took her kids Tuesday to a health fair in Immokalee sponsored by the Healthcare... Read more
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The Chattanoogan
Bob Rosinsky, President And CEO Of Goodwill Manasota, Brings 43 Years Of Goodwill Experience To Governing Body Goodwill Manasota president and CEO, Bob Rosinsky Bob Rosinsky, president an
Bob Rosinsky, President And CEO Of Goodwill Manasota, Brings 43 Years Of Goodwill Experience To Governing Body
The Chattanoogan / Posted 17 days ago
Goodwill Manasota president and CEO, Bob Rosinsky Bob Rosinsky, president and CEO of Goodwill Manasota, has recently been elected to the... Read more
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Rocklin & Roseville Today
Roseville Sports Complex to Host Tri-County Job FairPlacer, Sacramento and El Dorado counties along with Sacramento Works, Golden S
Roseville Sports Complex to Host Tri-County Job Fair
Rocklin & Roseville Today / Posted 17 days ago
Placer, Sacramento and El Dorado counties along with Sacramento Works, Golden Sierra Job Training and the City of Roseville have partnered together to provide a free event for job seekers in the tri-county area Aug. 21. The Tri-County Job Fair is a... Read more
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South Sound Business Examiner
RIP: Legendary Tacoma biz leaderJames H. Wiborg, a regional business leader for over five decades, passed away
RIP: Legendary Tacoma biz leader
South Sound Business Examiner / Posted 18 days ago
James H. Wiborg, a regional business leader for over five decades, passed away peacefully at his Tacoma home in the early morning hours on Saturday. He was approaching his 91st birthday. A native of Tacoma, Wiborg started Western Plastics Corp. --... Read more
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Williamson Daily News
Bill Rosen requests property buy back at commission meetingKyle Lovern/WDN Photo This photo shows Bill Rosen, right, addressing Mingo Coun
Bill Rosen requests property buy back at commission meeting
Williamson Daily News / Posted 19 days ago
Kyle Lovern/WDN Photo This photo shows Bill Rosen, right, addressing Mingo County Commissioners, John Mark Hubbard and Greg “Hootie” Smith. WILLIAMSON – Long time business owner and civic leader, William “Bill” Rosen, approached the Mingo County... Read more
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WJHG Panama City
One Blood, Goodwill Collaborate for DonorsBAY COUNTY-- Only about 5 percent of the general population donates blood, but
One Blood, Goodwill Collaborate for Donors
WJHG Panama City / Posted 19 days ago
BAY COUNTY-- Only about 5 percent of the general population donates blood, but good planning and Goodwill want to change that. On Saturday, Goodwill stores collaborated with One Blood to bring the blood donation buses to Goodwill stores throughout... Read more
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FOX 2 News Detroit
Detroit Water Ice Factory opens to help charityA sweet taste of the east coast is now in the heart of downtown Detroit. The D
Detroit Water Ice Factory opens to help charity
FOX 2 News Detroit / Posted 23 days ago
A sweet taste of the east coast is now in the heart of downtown Detroit. The Detroit Water Ice Factory has a much bigger mission, though, than just serving up delicious treats. It's a retail operation with 100 percent of the proceeds going to Mitch... Read more
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The Record Searchlight
POP and Goodwill forge partnershipIn a file photo, customers look at items at the People of Progress thrift store
POP and Goodwill forge partnership
The Record Searchlight / Posted 23 days ago
In a file photo, customers look at items at the People of Progress thrift store. People of Progress has announced a partnership with Goodwill Industries. REDDING, California - Nearly four years after trying to stop Goodwill Industries’ expansion... Read more
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Corpus Christi Caller-Times
Donations needed for Robstown school supply giveawayAs the first day of school nears, state Rep. Abel Herrero and his staff are hop
Donations needed for Robstown school supply giveaway
Corpus Christi Caller-Times / Posted 23 days ago
As the first day of school nears, state Rep. Abel Herrero and his staff are hoping to give away 600 backpacks full of supplies for students of all grades. The backpacks will be given away on a first come, first served basis from 4-7 p.m. Aug. 20 at... Read more
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The Buffalo News
Program to aid vets in need at Coca-Cola fieldVeterans of military service at risk of being left homeless and already-homeles
Program to aid vets in need at Coca-Cola field
The Buffalo News / Posted 23 days ago
Veterans of military service at risk of being left homeless and already-homeless veterans in the Buffalo area can get information and help at a “Stand Down” event by the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs Wednesday, Aug. 19. The event will take... Read more
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KLTV 7 Tyler
Tyler firefighters respond to fire near store, hotel on Loop 323The Tyler Fire Department responded to a fire possibly sparked by a lawn mower
Tyler firefighters respond to fire near store, hotel on Loop 323
KLTV 7 Tyler / Posted 23 days ago
The Tyler Fire Department responded to a fire possibly sparked by a lawn mower on Tuesday afternoon. Firefighters at the scene say that a man was mowing the grass on the lot between the Goodwill Industries retail store and the Fairfield Marriott Inn... Read more
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WREX-TV Rockford
Top HeadlinesDixon man pleads not guilty to murder-for-hire chargeDixon man pleads not guilt
Top Headlines
WREX-TV Rockford / Posted 23 days ago
Dixon man pleads not guilty to murder-for-hire chargeDixon man pleads not guilty to murder-for-hire charge A Dixon man jailed on drug and weapons charges has pleaded not guilty to trying to hire a fellow inmate to kill five people.More >> A Dixon... Read more
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FOX 11 Tucson
SAVAHCS training doctors with simulation centerbreakingTucson pair sentenced for roles in brutal double homicideTucson pair se
SAVAHCS training doctors with simulation center
FOX 11 Tucson / Posted 24 days ago
breakingTucson pair sentenced for roles in brutal double homicideTucson pair sentenced for roles in brutal double homicide Christopher Edward Terry, 25, was sentenced to two consecutive life terms. 23-year-old Brianna Harding, who pleaded guilty to... Read more
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FOX 11 Tucson
Tucson man sentenced in brutal double homicidePima County youth programs receive $1.05 million grantPima County youth program
Tucson man sentenced in brutal double homicide
FOX 11 Tucson / Posted 24 days ago
Pima County youth programs receive $1.05 million grantPima County youth programs receive $1.05 million grant Goodwill’s GoodFutures program youth visited Technicians for Sustainability in June, exposing them to “green” career pathways. (Source:... Read more
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FOX 11 Tucson
Pima County youth programs receive $1.05 million grantPIMA COUNTY, AZ (Tucson News Now) - A $1.05 million grant has been awarded to
Pima County youth programs receive $1.05 million grant
FOX 11 Tucson / Posted 24 days ago
PIMA COUNTY, AZ (Tucson News Now) - A $1.05 million grant has been awarded to three youth programs, according to a recent release. There are over 130 Pima County youth who will benefit from the programs who are receiving the U.S. Department of... Read more
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The Scranton Times-Tribune
Around the TownsDreher Twp. The volunteers at the Newfoundland Area Ambulance Association alwa
Around the Towns
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 26 days ago
Dreher Twp. The volunteers at the Newfoundland Area Ambulance Association always have tried to stay ahead of the technology curve, and their newest ambulance takes the cake. “We don’t (just) buy the newest, best thing,” Capt. Keith R. Stevenson... Read more
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The Champaign News-Gazette
It's your Business: Danville funeral home expanding to UrbanaAfter more than two years of planning, Timothy Leek will be breaking ground on
It's your Business: Danville funeral home expanding to Urbana
The Champaign News-Gazette / Posted 26 days ago
After more than two years of planning, Timothy Leek will be breaking ground on a new Urbana location of Leek and Sons Funeral Home. Construction of the new location of the Danville-based funeral home will begin at 11 a.m. Friday. Leek, the funeral... Read more
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The Scranton Times-Tribune
News - The Times-TribuneDreher Twp. The volunteers at the Newfoundland Area Ambulance Association alwa
News - The Times-Tribune
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 26 days ago
Dreher Twp. The volunteers at the Newfoundland Area Ambulance Association always have tried to stay ahead of the technology curve, and their newest ambulance takes the cake. “We don’t (just) buy the newest, best thing,” Capt. Keith R. Stevenson... Read more
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The Gadsden Times
Auburn woman competes in Ms. Wheelchair America pageantAUBURN, Ala. (AP) � Auburn native Alexandra Yount is representing the state of
Auburn woman competes in Ms. Wheelchair America pageant
The Gadsden Times / Posted 26 days ago
AUBURN, Ala. (AP) � Auburn native Alexandra Yount is representing the state of Alabama among competitors from across the country and seeks to take her title to a national level. Yount, who was crowned Ms. Wheelchair Alabama 2015 in March, traveled... Read more
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