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AllAfrica.com
Developing Human Index With Environmental PlansOf the nine principles, safeguarding the environment was prominent. So, economy
Developing Human Index With Environmental Plans
AllAfrica.com / Posted 3 hours ago
Of the nine principles, safeguarding the environment was prominent. So, economy is about environment and it is challenged. Food insecurity, poor access to energy and high unemployment, amongst others, remain principal constraints on economic... Read more
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Mashable
An open letter to the Prime Minister on the climate crisis, from 154 scientistsorganisations (including NASA, the US National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administ
An open letter to the Prime Minister on the climate crisis, from 154 scientists
Mashable / Posted 6 hours ago
organisations (including NASA, the US National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration, the US National Snow & Ice Data Center, the UK Met Office Hadley Centre, the Tyndall Centre, the Potsdam Institute; the science academics of dozens of... Read more
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Kenosha News
Local couple raising awareness of problems facing bee populationawareness of the problem. The $20,000 donation is to fund activities and progr
Local couple raising awareness of problems facing bee population
Kenosha News / Posted 9 hours ago
awareness of the problem. The $20,000 donation is to fund activities and programs at the Kathy & Joseph Madrigrano Jr. Center for Sustainable Living. The money will help fund signs, the planting of bee-friendly gardens and development of an... Read more
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Crosscut
60 reasons to be optimistic about the Northwest's futureand an incredible passion on this topic. He has raised visibility and in a very
60 reasons to be optimistic about the Northwest's future
Crosscut / Posted 10 hours ago
and an incredible passion on this topic. He has raised visibility and in a very short period of time put himself at center of debate on these issues.” “As a case manager for New Horizon’s, Joseph stands alongside homeless youth every day... Read more
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Op-Ed News
Learning Wisdom and Knowhow from Indigenous and Aboriginal Peopleslived for 99% of their existence, to find that help and wisdom. Fortunately, Dr
Learning Wisdom and Knowhow from Indigenous and Aboriginal Peoples
Op-Ed News / Posted 16 hours ago
lived for 99% of their existence, to find that help and wisdom. Fortunately, Dr. Darcia Narvaez has organized a conference, Sustainable Wisdom: Integrating Indigenous Knowhow for Global Flourishing (Sept 11-15. 2016) The conference is to be held at... Read more
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The Atlantic
The Plight of the Overworked Nonprofit Employeethe funders did not provide guidance on how to do that, and the agency’s best o
The Plight of the Overworked Nonprofit Employee
The Atlantic / Posted 20 hours ago
the funders did not provide guidance on how to do that, and the agency’s best option was to bus disabled adults to a mall’s food court just to satisfy the new requirement. All of this is particularly difficult for human-services nonprofits that... Read more
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Pittsburgh City Paper
Short List: August 24 - 31www.pittsburghcomedyfestival.org Thu., Aug. 25 – Festival The Three Day Blow
Short List: August 24 - 31
Pittsburgh City Paper / Posted 23 hours ago
www.pittsburghcomedyfestival.org Thu., Aug. 25 – Festival The Three Day Blow Writers Festival, a conference for food and drink writers, blows into Pittsburgh. The festival (named for a Hemingway story) features all kinds of foodie events... Read more
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SkyHi Daily News
Talking shop: Bob Fanch, Devil’s Thumb Ranch Resortto provide a friendly environment in an environmentally friendly setting where
Talking shop: Bob Fanch, Devil’s Thumb Ranch Resort
SkyHi Daily News / Posted yesterday
to provide a friendly environment in an environmentally friendly setting where sustainability is the byword, from our food and spa products to our energy sources. We are thankful for the snow-capped mountain views, the flowing creeks, and... Read more
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The Register NorthJersey.com
August is the time when Farmers' Market in Ringwood shinesThe ninth season of the Ringwood Farmers' Market is well underway with a wide v
August is the time when Farmers' Market in Ringwood shines
The Register NorthJersey.com / Posted yesterday
The ninth season of the Ringwood Farmers' Market is well underway with a wide variety of locally grown and produced food. The market is held every Saturday from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. in the Park & Ride lot next to Ringwood Library on Cannici... Read more
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Kansas City InfoZine
University of Kansas Center for Research, One of Eleven to Receive NSF Awardsof early-career faculty researchers. Research into fundamental questions about
University of Kansas Center for Research, One of Eleven to Receive NSF Awards
Kansas City InfoZine / Posted yesterday
of early-career faculty researchers. Research into fundamental questions about the brain Research at the nexus of food, energy and water Sustainable socio-economic, ecological, and technological scenarios for achieving global climate... Read more
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Hospitality Net
New Wyndham Garden Prototype Emphasizes Ease and Efficiencieslight in the spaces where guests spend their time. "With nearly half of our ho
New Wyndham Garden Prototype Emphasizes Ease and Efficiencies
Hospitality Net / Posted yesterday
light in the spaces where guests spend their time. "With nearly half of our hotels located near airports and in city centers, we understand the need to escape the hustle and bustle that comes along with flying into Newark or doing business in... Read more
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Hospitality Net
Andaz Ottawa ByWard Market Opens Its Doorsand Andaz Mayakoba Resort Riviera Maya. Set in the heart of ByWard Market, a h
Andaz Ottawa ByWard Market Opens Its Doors
Hospitality Net / Posted 2 days ago
and Andaz Mayakoba Resort Riviera Maya. Set in the heart of ByWard Market, a historical marketplace and present-day urban center of chic boutiques, galleries, restaurants and nightlife, the capital's newest hotel boasts 200 contemporary guest... Read more
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Business Wire
Andaz Ottawa ByWard Market Opens Its DoorsSet in the heart of ByWard Market, a historical marketplace and present-day urb
Andaz Ottawa ByWard Market Opens Its Doors
Business Wire / Posted 2 days ago
Set in the heart of ByWard Market, a historical marketplace and present-day urban center of chic boutiques, galleries, restaurants and nightlife, the capital’s newest hotel boasts 200 contemporary guest rooms, six inspired studio meeting spaces, a... Read more
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WKYC Cleveland
Student creates free food pantries from newspaper boxesa big smile that pales in comparison to her heart. The 20-year-old junior at H
Student creates free food pantries from newspaper boxes
WKYC Cleveland / Posted 2 days ago
a big smile that pales in comparison to her heart. The 20-year-old junior at Hanover College has established the Community Food Box Project, posting the first of what she hopes will be several free food boxes across Indianapolis to help those stuck... Read more
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The Scranton Times-Tribune
Community Events Listings, August 20, 2016Article Tools Abingtons Energy workshop: SEEDS (Sustainable Energy Education
Community Events Listings, August 20, 2016
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 3 days ago
Article Tools Abingtons Energy workshop: SEEDS (Sustainable Energy Education & Development Support)/Wav­erly Community House free two-night solar energy workshop, Wednesday-Thursday, 7-9 p.m., 1115 N. Abington Road, Waver­ly; how to save energy and... Read more
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The Seattle Times
5 things to do in Ballard during the week of Aug. 21Seattle Summer Parkways: Ballard In partnership with the Sustainable Ballard F
5 things to do in Ballard during the week of Aug. 21
The Seattle Times / Posted 4 days ago
Seattle Summer Parkways: Ballard In partnership with the Sustainable Ballard Festival, Seattle Parks and Recreation and dozens of community partners host events on city streets which are closed to vehicles and transformed into “parkways” for outdoor... Read more
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The Clarion-Ledger
Mississippi campus briefs: Aug. 20lot in front of Jackson Public Schools’ Blackburn Laboratory Middle School on W
Mississippi campus briefs: Aug. 20
The Clarion-Ledger / Posted 4 days ago
lot in front of Jackson Public Schools’ Blackburn Laboratory Middle School on West Pearl Street. The joint effort by the Center for University-based Development, the Society of St. Andrew and the Alice Varnado Harden Center for Service and... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
The Time Is Ripe to Act Against Droughtwere eastern and southern Africa[3] To understand what that means for people,
The Time Is Ripe to Act Against Drought
AllAfrica.com / Posted 5 days ago
were eastern and southern Africa[3] To understand what that means for people, you just have to look at the numbers about food insecurity[4]. 32 million people in southern Africa were affected by food insecurity as a result. Across Africa, 1... Read more
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The San Angelo Standard-Times
Old steel mill will soon be world's largest vertical farmFILE - In this Thursday, March 24, 2016, file photograph, New Jersey Gov. Chris
Old steel mill will soon be world's largest vertical farm
The San Angelo Standard-Times / Posted 5 days ago
FILE - In this Thursday, March 24, 2016, file photograph, New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie, center at podium, addresses a gathering at AeroFarms, a vertical farming operation in Newark, N.J. AeroFarms is now refurbishing an old steel mill in New Jersey... Read more
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The Kitsap Sun
Old steel mill will soon be world's largest vertical farmFILE - In this Thursday, March 24, 2016, file photograph, New Jersey Gov. Chris
Old steel mill will soon be world's largest vertical farm
The Kitsap Sun / Posted 6 days ago
FILE - In this Thursday, March 24, 2016, file photograph, New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie, center at podium, addresses a gathering at AeroFarms, a vertical farming operation in Newark, N.J. AeroFarms is now refurbishing an old steel mill in New Jersey... Read more
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Wichita Falls Times Record News
Old steel mill will soon be world's largest vertical farmFILE - In this Thursday, March 24, 2016, file photograph, New Jersey Gov. Chris
Old steel mill will soon be world's largest vertical farm
Wichita Falls Times Record News / Posted 6 days ago
FILE - In this Thursday, March 24, 2016, file photograph, New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie, center at podium, addresses a gathering at AeroFarms, a vertical farming operation in Newark, N.J. AeroFarms is now refurbishing an old steel mill in New Jersey... Read more
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The Record Searchlight
Old steel mill will soon be world's largest vertical farmFILE - In this Thursday, March 24, 2016, file photograph, New Jersey Gov. Chris
Old steel mill will soon be world's largest vertical farm
The Record Searchlight / Posted 6 days ago
FILE - In this Thursday, March 24, 2016, file photograph, New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie, center at podium, addresses a gathering at AeroFarms, a vertical farming operation in Newark, N.J. AeroFarms is now refurbishing an old steel mill in New Jersey... Read more
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The Clarion-Ledger
Music and food combine in Comowith a musical showcase of the area’s unique Hill Country blues and gospel musi
Music and food combine in Como
The Clarion-Ledger / Posted 6 days ago
with a musical showcase of the area’s unique Hill Country blues and gospel musicians and ending Sunday with a Southern Foodways Alliance dinner featuring some of the regions top chefs. Brothers Marshall and Jemison Bartlett moved their family... Read more
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The Mining Journal
Snyder on tourSnyder stands in front of a group of brewers while listening to Ashley McFarlan
Snyder on tour
The Mining Journal / Posted 6 days ago
Snyder stands in front of a group of brewers while listening to Ashley McFarland, Upper Peninsula Research and Extension Center coordinator, left, at the barley field on the North Farm in Chatham. Christian Kapp, UPREC research technician, right,... Read more
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The Seattle Times
Community calendar: festivals, fairs and morehike to watch for bats; bring a flashlight or headlamp; for ages 5+, 8:30 p.m.
Community calendar: festivals, fairs and more
The Seattle Times / Posted 6 days ago
hike to watch for bats; bring a flashlight or headlamp; for ages 5+, 8:30 p.m. Friday, Lewis Creek Park and Visitor Center, 5808 Lakemont Blvd. S.E., Bellevue; $4-$5, preregistration required, course # 106586 (425-452-4195).Seattle Area... Read more
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News-Medical-Net
Ginger-derived nanoparticles may be good medicine for inflammatory bowel diseaseA recent study by researchers at the Atlanta Veterans Affairs Medical Center to
Ginger-derived nanoparticles may be good medicine for inflammatory bowel disease
News-Medical-Net / Posted 7 days ago
A recent study by researchers at the Atlanta Veterans Affairs Medical Center took them to a not-so-likely destination: local farmers markets. They went in search of fresh ginger root. Back at the lab, the scientists turned the ginger into what they... Read more
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Orange County Register
Rio Life: Renowned chef feeds Rio's homeless with excess Olympic food— refettorio means dining hall in Italian — hope it will change the way Brazili
Rio Life: Renowned chef feeds Rio's homeless with excess Olympic food
Orange County Register / Posted 7 days ago
— refettorio means dining hall in Italian — hope it will change the way Brazilians, and the world, think about hunger, food waste and the nourishing of human dignity. “This is not just a charity; it’s not just about feeding people,” said... Read more
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PhysOrg
Lab team spins ginger into nanoparticles to heal inflammatory bowel diseaseDr. Didier Merlin (front row, center) and colleagues with the Atlanta VA Medica
Lab team spins ginger into nanoparticles to heal inflammatory bowel disease
PhysOrg / Posted 7 days ago
Dr. Didier Merlin (front row, center) and colleagues with the Atlanta VA Medical Center and the Institute for Biomedical Sciences at Georgia State University are exploring the use of edible ginger-derived nanoparticles to treat inflammatory bowel... Read more
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Pilipino Star
War jitters delay Clark, Subic plans?1998, the outfit of Palafox has master-planned the area of Clark and Subic, par
War jitters delay Clark, Subic plans?
Pilipino Star / Posted 7 days ago
1998, the outfit of Palafox has master-planned the area of Clark and Subic, part of its promoting urban growth centers as counter-magnets to the primacy and attractiveness to in-migration of Metro Manila. He said: “The success of... Read more
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The Daily Cougar
Exclusive: Green Party's Jill Stein on her long shot for presidencyGreen Party’s Jill Stein on her long shot for presidency Jill Stein visited th
Exclusive: Green Party's Jill Stein on her long shot for presidency
The Daily Cougar / Posted 7 days ago
Green Party’s Jill Stein on her long shot for presidency Jill Stein visited the University of Houston’s Student Center Theatre on Aug. 6 as the Green Party declared her as their nomination for president. | Greg Fails/The Cougar Third... Read more
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Colorado Springs Independent
TILL does locavore comfort food wellAnd then there it is, smelling fresh and buttery with just a little pepper, cri
TILL does locavore comfort food well
Colorado Springs Independent / Posted 8 days ago
And then there it is, smelling fresh and buttery with just a little pepper, crisp crust, spongy and unbleached in the center, with grill marks extending to glutinous Valhalla. My dining companion and I are forced to stop and regard what is... Read more
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Nevada Appeal
Local chef going for gold in New Orleansagainst nine other chefs from across the country in the Farm to Table Chefs Tas
Local chef going for gold in New Orleans
Nevada Appeal / Posted 8 days ago
against nine other chefs from across the country in the Farm to Table Chefs Taste Challenge at the New Orleans Convention Center on Friday, Aug. 19. Jolly, chef and owner of Great Thyme Catering and a Food Network Chopped champion, along with... Read more
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Fast Company Magazine
Equity For Field Workers: A Leap Forward For The Sharing Economy?profits be distributed back to workers in the form of dividends. But for the s
Equity For Field Workers: A Leap Forward For The Sharing Economy?
Fast Company Magazine / Posted 8 days ago
profits be distributed back to workers in the form of dividends. But for the startup Josephine, which helps cooks sell food from their homes, the co-op model doesn't jibe with its concept. Co-ops by nature are governed by democracy, which... Read more
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Rappler
In New York, children of Indonesian migrants learn Bahasa IndonesiaIndonesian MOSQUE MEETINGS. AKAR classes are held every Saturday afternoon at
In New York, children of Indonesian migrants learn Bahasa Indonesia
Rappler / Posted 9 days ago
Indonesian MOSQUE MEETINGS. AKAR classes are held every Saturday afternoon at the Al-Hikmah Mosque, the center of the Indonesian community in Queens. Photo from Permias NY Facebook page Indonesian is a fairly easy language to... Read more
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The Irish Times
A Rio restaurant feeds the homeless with Olympic leftovers— refettorio means dining hall in Italian — hope it will change the way Brazili
A Rio restaurant feeds the homeless with Olympic leftovers
The Irish Times / Posted 9 days ago
— refettorio means dining hall in Italian — hope it will change the way Brazilians, and the world, think about hunger, food waste and the nourishing of human dignity. “This is not just a charity; it’s not just about feeding people,” says... Read more
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The Mammoth Times
This Week's Mammoth Times Events Sectionby Old New York Deli & Bagel Company, along with a safety talk and work assignm
This Week's Mammoth Times Events Section
The Mammoth Times / Posted 9 days ago
by Old New York Deli & Bagel Company, along with a safety talk and work assignments. Sunrise Rotary and Bleu Handcrafted foods will provide a free gourmet lunch. Lots of great giveaways will be hosted on site, including a Special Prize Giveaway... Read more
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Business Wire
Michigan Ross MBAs Team up with Detroit’s Food Community to Solve Business and Social IssuesKicking off today, teams of MBA students from Michigan Ross will partner with 2
Michigan Ross MBAs Team up with Detroit’s Food Community to Solve Business and Social Issues
Business Wire / Posted 9 days ago
Kicking off today, teams of MBA students from Michigan Ross will partner with 20 Detroit-based food entrepreneurs—all up-and-coming or in the early stages of developing their ventures—to create business ventures that impact healthy food access and... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Fisheries Sector Needs a Rethinkand trading of fish has become linked to a global wider black economy, a parall
Fisheries Sector Needs a Rethink
AllAfrica.com / Posted 9 days ago
and trading of fish has become linked to a global wider black economy, a parallel economic system that detracts from sustainable and sound national economic growth and is frequently linked to complex webs of organized crime. Uganda for... Read more
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Crain's Detroit Business
Michigan and the death of entrepreneurshipstorefronts has been particularly harsh in Michigan. Huge swaths of the state
Michigan and the death of entrepreneurship
Crain's Detroit Business / Posted 9 days ago
storefronts has been particularly harsh in Michigan. Huge swaths of the state are seeing far fewer businesses selling food, offering services or making things, according to employer data from the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics analyzed by... Read more
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WA Today
Celebrity chefs turn wasted Olympics food into meals for homeless— refettorio means dining hall in Italian — hope it will change the way Brazili
Celebrity chefs turn wasted Olympics food into meals for homeless
WA Today / Posted 10 days ago
— refettorio means dining hall in Italian — hope it will change the way Brazilians, and the world, think about hunger, food waste and the nourishing of human dignity. "This is not just a charity; it's not just about feeding people," said Mr.... Read more
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The Age
Celebrity chefs turn wasted Olympics food into meals for homeless— refettorio means dining hall in Italian — hope it will change the way Brazili
Celebrity chefs turn wasted Olympics food into meals for homeless
The Age / Posted 10 days ago
— refettorio means dining hall in Italian — hope it will change the way Brazilians, and the world, think about hunger, food waste and the nourishing of human dignity. "This is not just a charity; it's not just about feeding people," said Mr.... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
Celebrity chefs turn wasted Olympics food into meals for homeless— refettorio means dining hall in Italian — hope it will change the way Brazili
Celebrity chefs turn wasted Olympics food into meals for homeless
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 10 days ago
— refettorio means dining hall in Italian — hope it will change the way Brazilians, and the world, think about hunger, food waste and the nourishing of human dignity. "This is not just a charity; it's not just about feeding people," said Mr.... Read more
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The Aero-News Network
SNC Selected To Develop Manned Deep Space Habitat Designsupport the journey to Mars, as well as the commercial development of low-Earth
SNC Selected To Develop Manned Deep Space Habitat Design
The Aero-News Network / Posted 10 days ago
support the journey to Mars, as well as the commercial development of low-Earth orbit (LEO) space by focusing on sustainable human habitats for long-duration spaceflight missions. SNC’s concept is based on multiple modular components,... Read more
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Market Watch
Auto boom pushes up labor costs in Mexicoin the informal sector that employs half of the country's workforce, such as se
Auto boom pushes up labor costs in Mexico
Market Watch / Posted 10 days ago
in the informal sector that employs half of the country's workforce, such as selling newspapers at traffic intersections or food on the street. Some large auto makers generally play down the problem. Executives at Volkswagen AG, Nissan Motor Co.... Read more
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Summit Daily News
Kitchen Confidence: Celebrating slow foodWhat was your “aha moment” about food awareness? Mine came on a Sunday afternoo
Kitchen Confidence: Celebrating slow food
Summit Daily News / Posted 10 days ago
What was your “aha moment” about food awareness? Mine came on a Sunday afternoon when I was 11 years old. I was seated at the table in my grandparent’s dining room. As we had done for years, three generations (11 of us) gathered to share a Sunday... Read more
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The Maui News
State, UPW resolve hospital lawsuitto the agreement. The UPW has 536 blue-collar employees at Maui Region hospita
State, UPW resolve hospital lawsuit
The Maui News / Posted 11 days ago
to the agreement. The UPW has 536 blue-collar employees at Maui Region hospitals, working in areas such as maintenance, food service and laundry, Gov. David Ige said during a news conference Friday. The HGEA represents approximately 900... Read more
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The Mining Journal
Partridge Creek Farm focuses on community outreach, youthhas cultivated partnerships with more than half dozen youth and school organiza
Partridge Creek Farm focuses on community outreach, youth
The Mining Journal / Posted 12 days ago
has cultivated partnerships with more than half dozen youth and school organizations in its quest to promote education on sustainable food systems, including; Ishpeming high and middle schools, Westwood High School, Great Lakes Recovery youth... Read more
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Summit Daily News
Ask Eartha: The woes of Earth Overshoot Daymeans our resource use is steadily increasing. We’re fortunate to live in a ti
Ask Eartha: The woes of Earth Overshoot Day
Summit Daily News / Posted 12 days ago
means our resource use is steadily increasing. We’re fortunate to live in a time when most of us have access to abundant food, clean water and all sorts of fancy products, but we’ve gotten greedy. For example, the Natural Resources Defense... Read more
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Hospitality Net
Social Entrepreneurs Outline Challenges and Successestwenty roundtable participants were a diverse group representing firms in the m
Social Entrepreneurs Outline Challenges and Successes
Hospitality Net / Posted 12 days ago
twenty roundtable participants were a diverse group representing firms in the manufacturing, farm to table, consulting, food-service, and lodging industries. Several participants commented that they needed several iterations of their concept... Read more
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Crain's Detroit Business
Clothing, food, wellness businesses among Hatch Detroit semi-finalistsMore than 150 applied for this year's chance at $50,000 Photo by Hatch Detroit
Clothing, food, wellness businesses among Hatch Detroit semi-finalists
Crain's Detroit Business / Posted 13 days ago
More than 150 applied for this year's chance at $50,000 Photo by Hatch Detroit The semifinalists for this year's Hatch Detroit contest weigh heavily in the food, clothing and... Read more
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