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Canberra Times
NDIS online failures leave parents drowning in uncertaintyforms and seeking advice from the insurance agency, and she intends to stop sel
NDIS online failures leave parents drowning in uncertainty
Canberra Times / Posted 45 minutes ago
forms and seeking advice from the insurance agency, and she intends to stop self-managing the NDIS plans as a result. Social Services Minister Christian Porter, who ordered an independent review of the launch problems by PwC in early August,... Read more
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The Buffalo News
Wilson woman charged with welfare fraudJames R. Voutour. Following an investigation by the sheriff’s Welfare Fraud Un
Wilson woman charged with welfare fraud
The Buffalo News / Posted an hour ago
James R. Voutour. Following an investigation by the sheriff’s Welfare Fraud Unit and the Niagara County Department of Social Services, Kindzia was charged with illegally obtaining the benefits between last October and this past March. Sheriff... Read more
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CNET
Social media's echo chamber fuels migrant backlash in Sweden, Finlandhas an unemployment rate of more than 9 percent and an economy that's barely gr
Social media's echo chamber fuels migrant backlash in Sweden, Finland
CNET / Posted 2 hours ago
has an unemployment rate of more than 9 percent and an economy that's barely grown since 2008. The country's beloved social services, like 500 days of unemployment insurance, cheap health care -- and a state-supplied gift of baby clothes,... Read more
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WLBT 3 Jackson
Henry Winkler, William Shatner, George Foreman and Terry Bradshaw tour Asia: What could go wrong?meth When confronted, Burdette admitted to feeding the dogs meth. A 2-year-old
Henry Winkler, William Shatner, George Foreman and Terry Bradshaw tour Asia: What could go wrong?
WLBT 3 Jackson / Posted 6 hours ago
meth When confronted, Burdette admitted to feeding the dogs meth. A 2-year-old child was also removed from the home by social services. She will be tested for amphetamines as well. When confronted, Burdette admitted to feeding the dogs meth. A... Read more
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WGN TV Chicago
Illinois’ pension payment expected to increase by $400Mlowered its expected rate of return on investments. The move could lead to hig
Illinois’ pension payment expected to increase by $400M
WGN TV Chicago / Posted 6 hours ago
lowered its expected rate of return on investments. The move could lead to higher taxes or massive cuts to education and social services. Those areas are already suffering because of a historic budget standoff and multibillion-dollar state... Read more
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The Manila Times
#1 on arts and culture agenda: Unionsdealt with, because cultural workers would be able to collectively fight for wh
#1 on arts and culture agenda: Unions
The Manila Times / Posted 8 hours ago
dealt with, because cultural workers would be able to collectively fight for what they deserve and want. Healthcare and social services, protection from abusive employers or contractors, protection from the powertrip of the cultural... Read more
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Abbotsford News
'Protest camp' organizer responds to Fraser Health lawsuitcamp as a protest by the Drug War Survivors group to pressure government to bui
'Protest camp' organizer responds to Fraser Health lawsuit
Abbotsford News / Posted 9 hours ago
camp as a protest by the Drug War Survivors group to pressure government to build more affordable housing and provide more social services. The Drug War Survivors is the same group that previously set up camps in Jubilee Park and along Gladys... Read more
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BC Local News
'Protest camp' organizer responds to Fraser Health lawsuitcamp as a protest by the Drug War Survivors group to pressure government to bui
'Protest camp' organizer responds to Fraser Health lawsuit
BC Local News / Posted 9 hours ago
camp as a protest by the Drug War Survivors group to pressure government to build more affordable housing and provide more social services. The Drug War Survivors is the same group that previously set up camps in Jubilee Park and along Gladys... Read more
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The Wilmington Star-News
5 New Hanover County news notesprotective services reports in New Hanover County grew by 15.5 percent in one y
5 New Hanover County news notes
The Wilmington Star-News / Posted 9 hours ago
protective services reports in New Hanover County grew by 15.5 percent in one year, according to the county Department of Social Services. During the same time period, the number of APS reports screened in for evaluation increased by 17.6 percent,... Read more
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WLBT 3 Jackson
Labor Day is good time to travel this yearmeth When confronted, Burdette admitted to feeding the dogs meth. A 2-year-old
Labor Day is good time to travel this year
WLBT 3 Jackson / Posted 10 hours ago
meth When confronted, Burdette admitted to feeding the dogs meth. A 2-year-old child was also removed from the home by social services. She will be tested for amphetamines as well. When confronted, Burdette admitted to feeding the dogs meth. A... Read more
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CNET
Social media's echo chamber fuels migrant backlash in Sweden, Finlandhas an unemployment rate of more than 9 percent and an economy that's barely gr
Social media's echo chamber fuels migrant backlash in Sweden, Finland
CNET / Posted 11 hours ago
has an unemployment rate of more than 9 percent and an economy that's barely grown since 2008. The country's beloved social services, like 500 days of unemployment insurance, cheap health care -- and a state-supplied gift of baby clothes,... Read more
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The Scranton Times-Tribune
Places to Go and things to do in Northeast Pennslyvania6 p.m. Farmers’ Co-op Market, Scranton. 570-961-8251 or coopfarmersmarket.com.
Places to Go and things to do in Northeast Pennslyvania
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 12 hours ago
6 p.m. Farmers’ Co-op Market, Scranton. 570-961-8251 or coopfarmersmarket.com. FIRKIN FRIDAY CHARITY CASK NIGHT — CATHOLIC SOCIAL SERVICES: Nov. 25, 5 p.m. Cooper’s Seafood House, Scranton. $5. 570-346-6883. FIRKIN FRIDAY CHARITY CASK NIGHT —... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
DCB Set to Launch Branch in Dodomacity is sitting down," he said. He added that since the bank was established 1
DCB Set to Launch Branch in Dodoma
AllAfrica.com / Posted 12 hours ago
city is sitting down," he said. He added that since the bank was established 14 years ago, it had already contributed 179.2m/- for provision of various social services including education, as part of the bank's Corporate Social Responsibility (C... Read more
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The Sudbury Star
No relief for North Bay man suffering dental painsays one-third of all adults have no dental insurance. Kristen Tedesco, spokes
No relief for North Bay man suffering dental pain
The Sudbury Star / Posted 12 hours ago
says one-third of all adults have no dental insurance. Kristen Tedesco, spokeswoman with the Ministry of Community and Social Services, says the ministry's dental care plan provides ODSP recipients and their spouse with access to basic dental... Read more
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Bulatlat.com
DSWD, employees sign historic CNA recognizing ‘MOA workers’as Pantawid Pamilyang Pilipino Program (4Ps) and Kapit Bisig Laban sa Kahirapan
DSWD, employees sign historic CNA recognizing ‘MOA workers’
Bulatlat.com / Posted 14 hours ago
as Pantawid Pamilyang Pilipino Program (4Ps) and Kapit Bisig Laban sa Kahirapan–Comprehensive and Integrated Delivery of Social Services–National Community Driven Development (Kalahi CIDSS-NCDDP). “Regular MOA” workers receive lower salary than... Read more
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Northwest Herald
Illinois' pension payment expected to increase by $400MIt’s an increase that could lead to higher taxes or massive cuts to education a
Illinois' pension payment expected to increase by $400M
Northwest Herald / Posted 18 hours ago
It’s an increase that could lead to higher taxes or massive cuts to education and social services already in financially dire shape because of a historic budget standoff and multibillion-dollar state deficit. The Teachers’ Retirement System trustees... Read more
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SaukValley.com
SUPPORT GROUPS, CLUBS, AND SERVICES(5), Bazaar Americana, 609 W. Third St., Sterling. Narcotics Anonymous Hope Wi
SUPPORT GROUPS, CLUBS, AND SERVICES
SaukValley.com / Posted 18 hours ago
(5), Bazaar Americana, 609 W. Third St., Sterling. Narcotics Anonymous Hope Without Dope, noon, in the back of Lutheran Social Services of Illinois, 1901 First Ave., Sterling, 815-535-3748, 24-hour hotline 844-678-7684. Alcoholics Anonymous, 7... Read more
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Daily Chronicle
Illinois' pension payment expected to increase by $400MIt’s an increase that could lead to higher taxes or massive cuts to education a
Illinois' pension payment expected to increase by $400M
Daily Chronicle / Posted 18 hours ago
It’s an increase that could lead to higher taxes or massive cuts to education and social services already in financially dire shape because of a historic budget standoff and multibillion-dollar state deficit. The Teachers’ Retirement System trustees... Read more
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Middletown Times Herald-Record
Catholic Charities aids anti-violence program in Newburghfor the whole group, with even minor infractions aggressively prosecuted. The c
Catholic Charities aids anti-violence program in Newburgh
Middletown Times Herald-Record / Posted 19 hours ago
for the whole group, with even minor infractions aggressively prosecuted. The carrot: A Catholic Charities-coordinated social services component in which O’Brien and his partners help fill an array of needs — from getting a security deposit for... Read more
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Central Illinois News Center
State must find additional funds for teacher retirementstate must kick in a larger contribution to the retirement fund which serves ne
State must find additional funds for teacher retirement
Central Illinois News Center / Posted 21 hours ago
state must kick in a larger contribution to the retirement fund which serves nearly 500,000 educators. Gov. Bruce Rauner, (R)--Ill., says a tax hike or cuts in education funding or social services could be the only way to fund the retirement sys... Read more
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Central Illinois News Center
Women in Leadership: Bernice Gordon-YoungUniversity-Carbondale. She worked two full-time jobs, one as a 911 dispatcher a
Women in Leadership: Bernice Gordon-Young
Central Illinois News Center / Posted yesterday
University-Carbondale. She worked two full-time jobs, one as a 911 dispatcher and the other as a counselor at Catholic Social Services, all while pursuing her Master’s Degree from Bradley University where she graduated with honors. After... Read more
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The Jacksonville Daily News
UPDATE: Corpsman accused of fracturing toddler's bonesN.C. The child is expected to make a full recovery from her injuries and is cu
UPDATE: Corpsman accused of fracturing toddler's bones
The Jacksonville Daily News / Posted yesterday
N.C. The child is expected to make a full recovery from her injuries and is currently in the care of Department of Social Services. ANONYMOUS REPORTS OF CRIMINAL ACTIVITY CAN BE REPORTED TO ONSLOW COUNTY CRIME STOPPERS AT (910) 938-3273.... Read more
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Salon.com
Illinois’ pension payment expected to increase by $400Mexpected rate of return on investments. It’s an increase that could lead to hi
Illinois’ pension payment expected to increase by $400M
Salon.com / Posted yesterday
expected rate of return on investments. It’s an increase that could lead to higher taxes or massive cuts to education and social services already in financially dire shape because of a historic budget standoff and multibillion-dollar state... Read more
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Daily Herald
Pension board move could hike Illinois' paymentBruce Rauner's administration has warned that could lead to higher taxes or hav
Pension board move could hike Illinois' payment
Daily Herald / Posted yesterday
Bruce Rauner's administration has warned that could lead to higher taxes or have a "devastating impact" on education and social services. Rauner wants the board to delay the vote. Illinois has the worst-funded pensions of any state, with $111... Read more
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SaukValley.com
Town Hall on drug use in teens, other issues coming Tuesdaycommunity-based coalitions that determine the needs of youth in the community a
Town Hall on drug use in teens, other issues coming Tuesday
SaukValley.com / Posted yesterday
community-based coalitions that determine the needs of youth in the community and implement appropriate asset-building and preventive strategies. Find Project LEAD - Lutheran Social Services of Illinois on Facebook or call 815-284-7796 to learn m... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Illinois' pension payment expected to increase by $400Mrequired payment by hundreds of millions of dollars, potentially leading to hig
Illinois' pension payment expected to increase by $400M
San Antonio Express-News / Posted yesterday
required payment by hundreds of millions of dollars, potentially leading to higher taxes or massive cuts to education and social services already suffering amid a budget crisis. less The board of the Illinois Teachers Retirement System, which... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Illinois taxpayers on hook for more than $400M as teacher pension investment outlook dimsrate of return on investments Friday, Aug. 26, 2016, in Springfield, Ill. Illin
Illinois taxpayers on hook for more than $400M as teacher pension investment outlook dims
Chicago Tribune / Posted yesterday
rate of return on investments Friday, Aug. 26, 2016, in Springfield, Ill. Illinois Gov. Bruce Rauner's administration says the move would lead to higher taxes or massive cuts to education and social services already suffering amid a budget... Read more
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Chatham Daily News
K's Ontario Works prepared for mail disruptionDue to a potential mail disruption, Chatham-Kent's employment and social servic
K's Ontario Works prepared for mail disruption
Chatham Daily News / Posted yesterday
Due to a potential mail disruption, Chatham-Kent's employment and social services division has a contingency plan in place so Ontario Works clients can pick up their cheques. Ontario Works clients who live in Chatham, Dover Centre, Grande Pointe,... Read more
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KFVS 12 Cape Girardeau
Illinois' pension payment expected to increase by $400Mlowered its expected rate of return on investments. The move could lead to hig
Illinois' pension payment expected to increase by $400M
KFVS 12 Cape Girardeau / Posted yesterday
lowered its expected rate of return on investments. The move could lead to higher taxes or massive cuts to education and social services. Those areas are already suffering because of a historic budget standoff and multibillion-dollar state... Read more
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The Seattle Times
Affordable housing, homelessness demand regional actionliving on the street and more than 6,000 in emergency or transitional housing.
Affordable housing, homelessness demand regional action
The Seattle Times / Posted yesterday
living on the street and more than 6,000 in emergency or transitional housing. Most are in Seattle — perhaps because more services are available. However, officials in cities outside Seattle note the pressure of increasing rents on affordability,... Read more
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Daily News
Bellanwila Esala Perahera : The cultural pageantof the annual Bellanwila Perahera is undoubtedly is the unstinted support of al
Bellanwila Esala Perahera : The cultural pageant
Daily News / Posted yesterday
of the annual Bellanwila Perahera is undoubtedly is the unstinted support of all the communities in the area. Right round the year, Bellanwila Temple continues its religious, cultural and social services and the people supporting the Esala Fest... Read more
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The Southampton Press & The East Hampton Press
East Quogue Woman Takes Foster Children Under Wing, Provides Them With Luggage - East Quoguesupplies—like toothbrushes and blankets. Later this week she will donate everyt
East Quogue Woman Takes Foster Children Under Wing, Provides Them With Luggage - East Quogue
The Southampton Press & The East Hampton Press / Posted yesterday
supplies—like toothbrushes and blankets. Later this week she will donate everything to the Suffolk County Department of Social Services in Ronkonkoma for distribution. She raised the money by soliciting donations from family and friends,... Read more
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Orillia Packet & Times
Sixties Scoop an attempt at legal genocideon behalf of Ontario survivors. There have been recent legislative changes. Ac
Sixties Scoop an attempt at legal genocide
Orillia Packet & Times / Posted yesterday
on behalf of Ontario survivors. There have been recent legislative changes. According to a Ministry of Community and Social Services in its statement found at mcss.gov.on.ca/en/mcss/programs/community/records/index.aspx, if you were adopted... Read more
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Smyrna Clayton Sun Times
The Democratic Primary Candidatesand protect our seniors. Six years as state representative, eight years as a s
The Democratic Primary Candidates
Smyrna Clayton Sun Times / Posted yesterday
and protect our seniors. Six years as state representative, eight years as a state senator, chair of the Senate Health and Social Services Committee, chair of the Senate Community and County Affairs Committee. She has chaired many task forces... Read more
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The Globe and Mail
How Harper created a more conservative Canadacalmed the water he himself had helped to roil, by simply leaving the provinces
How Harper created a more conservative Canada
The Globe and Mail / Posted yesterday
calmed the water he himself had helped to roil, by simply leaving the provinces alone. Transfers for health, education, social services and equalization have increased handsomely, but with no new strings attached. Call it passive... Read more
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Dover Post
The Democratic Primary Candidatesand protect our seniors. Six years as state representative, eight years as a s
The Democratic Primary Candidates
Dover Post / Posted yesterday
and protect our seniors. Six years as state representative, eight years as a state senator, chair of the Senate Health and Social Services Committee, chair of the Senate Community and County Affairs Committee. She has chaired many task forces... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
TASAF Helps to Bridge Yawning Gender Gapstrengthened and diversified livelihoods. "Households registered under the TAS
TASAF Helps to Bridge Yawning Gender Gap
AllAfrica.com / Posted yesterday
strengthened and diversified livelihoods. "Households registered under the TASAF have continuously enjoying a number of social services, including free health, child education and employment," he said, adding that most households have initiated... Read more
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The Mercury News
Editorial: Give California foster children the protection they deserve (Mercury News)the appropriateness of these prescriptions." "Many foster children did not rec
Editorial: Give California foster children the protection they deserve (Mercury News)
The Mercury News / Posted yesterday
the appropriateness of these prescriptions." "Many foster children did not receive follow-up visits or recommended psychosocial services in conjunction with their prescriptions for psychotropic medications." "Counties did not always obtain... Read more
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The Jacksonville Daily News
Woman charged with child abuseN.C. The child is expected to make a full recovery from her injuries and is cu
Woman charged with child abuse
The Jacksonville Daily News / Posted yesterday
N.C. The child is expected to make a full recovery from her injuries and is currently in the care of Department of Social Services. ANONYMOUS REPORTS OF CRIMINAL ACTIVITY CAN BE REPORTED TO ONSLOW COUNTY CRIME STOPPERS AT (910) 938-3273.... Read more
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Daily Mail
Trump stokes campaign race war by calling Clintons 'real predators'predators' in support of the 1994 crime bill, which contained a now-lapsed assa
Trump stokes campaign race war by calling Clintons 'real predators'
Daily Mail / Posted yesterday
predators' in support of the 1994 crime bill, which contained a now-lapsed assault weapons ban, funding for anti-crime and social services programs, funding for more police, and stiffer sentences A video with clips from the 2008 campaign features... Read more
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Sarnia Observer
Sarnia-Lambton man needs mental health assessmentbudget has doubled during past 12 years to $2.1 billion, according to a stateme
Sarnia-Lambton man needs mental health assessment
Sarnia Observer / Posted yesterday
budget has doubled during past 12 years to $2.1 billion, according to a statement released by Minister of Community and Social Services Helena Jaczek in response to the ombudsman's report. The government is fully committed to finding long-term... Read more
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The Evening Sun
ChaseHealth CNA in New Berlin receives prestigious awardwas nominated for the award by her peers, who refer to her as a role-model. Hea
ChaseHealth CNA in New Berlin receives prestigious award
The Evening Sun / Posted yesterday
was nominated for the award by her peers, who refer to her as a role-model. Heather Andersen, the Director of Social Services, Marketing and Admissions at the ChaseHealth facility in New Berlin, spoke high praises of the tireless work... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
EU Grants Over 3.7 Million Euros for Civil Society OrganizationsDeputy Head Terhi Lehtinen said the grant is given to CSOs engaged in good gove
EU Grants Over 3.7 Million Euros for Civil Society Organizations
AllAfrica.com / Posted yesterday
Deputy Head Terhi Lehtinen said the grant is given to CSOs engaged in good governance, gender issues, human rights, and social services for the period 2016-2019.Capacity building and consultancy services will also be provided. European Union... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
You Can Run but You Can't Hideexpenditure. To run the country, finance operational costs of schools, hospital
You Can Run but You Can't Hide
AllAfrica.com / Posted yesterday
expenditure. To run the country, finance operational costs of schools, hospitals and other state institutions, provide social services to the poor and vulnerable. Additionally to fund projects of a capital and developmental nature, such as... Read more
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Wakefield Today
Family’s marathon walk to help fund dementia nursesmy mum couldn’t look after him on her own. “There was lack of mobility and com
Family’s marathon walk to help fund dementia nurses
Wakefield Today / Posted yesterday
my mum couldn’t look after him on her own. “There was lack of mobility and communication. “There was also the battle with social services and the stress of trying to get help. A lot of people don’t realise that. “Matthew came in and took all that... Read more
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The Scranton Times-Tribune
TGIF: Your guide to entertainment and events6 p.m. Farmers’ Co-op Market, Scranton. 570-961-8251 or coopfarmersmarket.com.
TGIF: Your guide to entertainment and events
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted yesterday
6 p.m. Farmers’ Co-op Market, Scranton. 570-961-8251 or coopfarmersmarket.com. FIRKIN FRIDAY CHARITY CASK NIGHT — CATHOLIC SOCIAL SERVICES: Nov. 25, 5 p.m. Cooper’s Seafood House, Scranton. $5. 570-346-6883. FIRKIN FRIDAY CHARITY CASK NIGHT —... Read more
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Daily Record
Red cross worker who stabbed boyfriend is struck offheard she called an ambulance for her victim, applied a tourniquet to his leg t
Red cross worker who stabbed boyfriend is struck off
Daily Record / Posted yesterday
heard she called an ambulance for her victim, applied a tourniquet to his leg then fled the scene. Read More The Scottish Social Services Council have now struck McDade from the register after she was ordered to carry out 300 hours of unpaid... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Authority Says Road Infrastructure Dev't Hinges On Researchcontinued research would enable the road infrastructure to advance the developm
Authority Says Road Infrastructure Dev't Hinges On Research
AllAfrica.com / Posted yesterday
continued research would enable the road infrastructure to advance the development of other sectors which provide basic social services. The 3rd annual research conference organized by the Ethiopian Road Authority and pertinent stakeholders... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Coalition or Not, We Will Still Win, Cdesour bond notes. And yet at the end of the day the very same people want to mar
Coalition or Not, We Will Still Win, Cdes
AllAfrica.com / Posted yesterday
our bond notes. And yet at the end of the day the very same people want to march on the streets demanding jobs and other social services, when they are at the forefront of sabotaging that very economy. I now agree that the worst sin one can ever... Read more
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The Manteca Bulletin
HOMELESS HEADWAYcame across a homeless family living on a porch he stepped up — with the concur
HOMELESS HEADWAY
The Manteca Bulletin / Posted yesterday
came across a homeless family living on a porch he stepped up — with the concurrence of the police chief, the parents, and social services — to have the three children live temporarily with his family until the parents were able to take care of... Read more
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