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Detroit Free Press
Salvation, healing for addicts in the valley of deathHomeless. But finally, each of them climbed the steps of an old post office in
Salvation, healing for addicts in the valley of death
Detroit Free Press / Posted 30 minutes ago
Homeless. But finally, each of them climbed the steps of an old post office in Pontiac, where Pastor Kent Clark’s Grace Centers of Hope offered a last stop before giving up. Inside that remodeled post office, Clark’s evangelical Christian... Read more
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Corpus Christi Caller-Times
Scholarship a second chance for those seeking to better themselvesis undeniable. As a 17-year-old dropout, she helped her single mother raise fi
Scholarship a second chance for those seeking to better themselves
Corpus Christi Caller-Times / Posted an hour ago
is undeniable. As a 17-year-old dropout, she helped her single mother raise five siblings. She broke out of the food service industry and into an accounting job by 19, and later was hired — with no experience — to run a local physician's... Read more
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Philly.com
Norway's Fjordland region: Breathtaking scenery, preserved heritagerenovate it into a hotel. Today, Petrines Gjestgiveri (guesthouse) serves as bo
Norway's Fjordland region: Breathtaking scenery, preserved heritage
Philly.com / Posted 6 hours ago
renovate it into a hotel. Today, Petrines Gjestgiveri (guesthouse) serves as both the mascot and focal point of Norddal's sustainable tourism organization. Susanne Moen Ouff, manager at Petrines, said the the town named its venture "The Happy End"... Read more
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The Seattle Times
Community calendar: festivals, fairs and more for July 22-28Premio Esmeralda SUN Horse races, traditional Mexican horse show, mariachi mus
Community calendar: festivals, fairs and more for July 22-28
The Seattle Times / Posted 20 hours ago
Premio Esmeralda SUN Horse races, traditional Mexican horse show, mariachi music, Mexican food, children’s bounce toys, pony rides, 9:30 a.m. Sunday, Emerald Downs, 2300 Emerald Downs Drive, Auburn; $7 (206-253-7000... Read more
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KOMU Columbia
Boone County Soil and Water Conservation District receives grantsurrounding the creation of an agriculture park in central Columbia. The proje
Boone County Soil and Water Conservation District receives grant
KOMU Columbia / Posted yesterday
surrounding the creation of an agriculture park in central Columbia. The project is in partnership with the Columbia Center for Urban Agriculture, Columbia Farmers Market, Sustainable Farms and Communities and City of Columbia Parks and... Read more
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Business Wire
Philadelphia 2016 Host Committee Names Exelon Official Zero-Carbon Energy Provider for Democratic National Conventionof our supporters for their focus on the environment and encourage Convention g
Philadelphia 2016 Host Committee Names Exelon Official Zero-Carbon Energy Provider for Democratic National Convention
Business Wire / Posted yesterday
of our supporters for their focus on the environment and encourage Convention guests to get involved to make this event as sustainable as possible." “Philadelphia continues to be a national leader on sustainability issues in part due to... Read more
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The Houma Courier
America wastes $160 billion in food every year but is too busy to stopsaid they are aware of the scale of this $160 billion problem. Almost 80 percen
America wastes $160 billion in food every year but is too busy to stop
The Houma Courier / Posted yesterday
said they are aware of the scale of this $160 billion problem. Almost 80 percent said they feel guilty when throwing food away, but 51 percent said it would be difficult to reduce household food waste. And 42 percent said they don't have... Read more
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The Daily Comet
America wastes $160 billion in food every year but is too busy to stopsaid they are aware of the scale of this $160 billion problem. Almost 80 percen
America wastes $160 billion in food every year but is too busy to stop
The Daily Comet / Posted yesterday
said they are aware of the scale of this $160 billion problem. Almost 80 percent said they feel guilty when throwing food away, but 51 percent said it would be difficult to reduce household food waste. And 42 percent said they don't have... Read more
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Aspen Daily News
Commissioners approve $165K for school-based health servicea $165,000 “out-of-cycle” budget request by the Aspen School District this week
Commissioners approve $165K for school-based health service
Aspen Daily News / Posted 2 days ago
a $165,000 “out-of-cycle” budget request by the Aspen School District this week to help develop the Aspen Family Resource Center (AFRC), which will provide aid to children in the region coping with physical, mental health, financial and social... Read more
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The Aspen Times
Aspen Times Weekly: Ramping Up at Rock BottomA lot of folks in the Aspen area have gone whole hog for the locavore food move
Aspen Times Weekly: Ramping Up at Rock Bottom
The Aspen Times / Posted 2 days ago
A lot of folks in the Aspen area have gone whole hog for the locavore food movement and are rightfully proud of the Roaring Fork Valley’s agricultural heritage. But that support and pride can’t hide the fact that there isn’t extensive knowledge or... Read more
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Chattanooga Times Free Press
Outdoor activities to take advantage of this summer in Chattanoogaor planned as an educational treat for the kids, the new horse-drawn carriage r
Outdoor activities to take advantage of this summer in Chattanooga
Chattanooga Times Free Press / Posted 3 days ago
or planned as an educational treat for the kids, the new horse-drawn carriage rides at Reflection Riding Arboretum & Nature Center won't disappoint. The leisurely tour takes nature lovers through the center's 317 beautiful acres, including its... Read more
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Kane County Chronicle
Signs in St. Charles parks promote protection of butterflies, beesIt has created “We Support Pollinators” signs that indicate the surrounding are
Signs in St. Charles parks promote protection of butterflies, bees
Kane County Chronicle / Posted 3 days ago
It has created “We Support Pollinators” signs that indicate the surrounding area provides the various sources of food and shelter needed to sustain pollinators, according to a park district news release. Mt. St. Mary Park, Pottawatomie Park, the... Read more
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Crain's New York Business
The toxic chemical New York's dry cleaners can't quitthat regulators have been trying to phase out for nearly 20 years. Montalván’s
The toxic chemical New York's dry cleaners can't quit
Crain's New York Business / Posted 3 days ago
that regulators have been trying to phase out for nearly 20 years. Montalván’s liver is damaged and she can no longer eat foods seasoned with salt, pepper or anything spicy. Her doctor ordered her to avoid any work that involves handling... Read more
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Business Wire
Campbell Outlines Key Strategies for Growthsaid, “Over the last five years, we've taken a number of bold steps to repositi
Campbell Outlines Key Strategies for Growth
Business Wire / Posted 3 days ago
said, “Over the last five years, we've taken a number of bold steps to reposition the company for not just profitable, but sustainable growth. Our progress has been methodical. We’ve improved our company and shifted our center of gravity. But we... Read more
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The Gourmet Retailer
Natural Products Expo East Highlights Trends, Themes, GrowthNatural Products Expo East, Sept. 21-24 at the Baltimore Convention Center, is
Natural Products Expo East Highlights Trends, Themes, Growth
The Gourmet Retailer / Posted 3 days ago
Natural Products Expo East, Sept. 21-24 at the Baltimore Convention Center, is projected to have more than 1,300 exhibiting brands and 25,000 attendees. The sister event to Natural Products Expo West & Engredea, Expo East is produced by New Hope... Read more
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MLive.com
As hunting wanes, Michigan must sell itself to a new outdoors generationresearchers and divers – some from around the the United States – followed. The
As hunting wanes, Michigan must sell itself to a new outdoors generation
MLive.com / Posted 3 days ago
researchers and divers – some from around the the United States – followed. The Great Lakes Maritime Heritage Center – a museum constructed as part of the Marine Sanctuary – now draws about 90,000 visitors a year. That's a big deal for... Read more
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The Register NorthJersey.com
Farmers' goal: grow healthful, sustainable foodhopes the Fresh Roots Farm will provide a model that the group and others like
Farmers' goal: grow healthful, sustainable food
The Register NorthJersey.com / Posted 3 days ago
hopes the Fresh Roots Farm will provide a model that the group and others like it can replicate elsewhere to promote sustainable living and make healthful food more widely available. "We’re not going to change the world just with one farm,"... Read more
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Red Herring
Italy’s Startup Scene: Will Slow Growth Continue? — Red Herringof the economy, in a country whose money is made largely by its big multination
Italy’s Startup Scene: Will Slow Growth Continue? — Red Herring
Red Herring / Posted 4 days ago
of the economy, in a country whose money is made largely by its big multinationals, many of which operate in the fashion, food and beverage and automotive industries. Much of Italy’s economy is characterized by low-risk and a high-earning group... Read more
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U.S. Department of Energy
FACT SHEET: OBAMA ADMINISTRATION ANNOUNCES CLEAN ENERGY SAVINGS FOR ALL AMERICANS INITIATIVEsubscribers, solar systems that benefit low-income families, and solar for comm
FACT SHEET: OBAMA ADMINISTRATION ANNOUNCES CLEAN ENERGY SAVINGS FOR ALL AMERICANS INITIATIVE
U.S. Department of Energy / Posted 4 days ago
subscribers, solar systems that benefit low-income families, and solar for community assets, e.g., hospitals, schools, food banks, and health clinics will be eligible. This challenge will reduce market barriers to solar deployment by spurring... Read more
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Lake Tahoe News
Science of wine to be dissectedJill Brigham, executive director of the UC Davis Sustainable Wine & Food Proces
Science of wine to be dissected
Lake Tahoe News / Posted 4 days ago
Jill Brigham, executive director of the UC Davis Sustainable Wine & Food Processing Center, is coming to Tahoe to talk about the science of wine and the technologies developed for sustainable wine production. The program will begin at 6pm on Aug.... Read more
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The Manila Times
If Britain has its ‘bloody difficult woman,’ we have our Gina Lopez12 agencies to supervise. These include the Cooperative Development Authority,
If Britain has its ‘bloody difficult woman,’ we have our Gina Lopez
The Manila Times / Posted 4 days ago
12 agencies to supervise. These include the Cooperative Development Authority, Housing and Urban Development Coordinating Center, National Poverty Commission, National Commission on Indigenous Peoples, National Commission on Muslim Filipinos,... Read more
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Market Watch
Questions to ask before buying something at a farmers marketIn April, Tampa Bay Times food critic Laura Reiley found that many Tampa-area r
Questions to ask before buying something at a farmers market
Market Watch / Posted 4 days ago
In April, Tampa Bay Times food critic Laura Reiley found that many Tampa-area restaurants claimed they were serving locally sourced meats, seafood and produce, but in fact they weren’t even from Florida: They bought products from as far away as the... Read more
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The Scranton Times-Tribune
Your guide to area meetings and eventsTools Marywood University: Transfer Day, today, August 3 and 16, 2 to 6 p.m.,
Your guide to area meetings and events
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 4 days ago
Tools Marywood University: Transfer Day, today, August 3 and 16, 2 to 6 p.m., University Admissions Office, Liberal Arts Center. 570-348-6234 or . Century Club: “Solar Energy Systems,” with Robert Loven, Sustainable Management Systems LLC,... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Festival to be 'green,' groovyfamily-friendly Homegrown Music Festival will bring bluegrass groups from acros
Festival to be 'green,' groovy
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 4 days ago
family-friendly Homegrown Music Festival will bring bluegrass groups from across the country to Byrd's Adventure Center north of Ozark for three nights of music, while partnering with local businesses to keep the "festival footprint" as... Read more
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The Trinidad Guardian
Sagicor supports Five Rivers science initiativein design thinking, prototyping, and digital fabrication workshops, as well as
Sagicor supports Five Rivers science initiative
The Trinidad Guardian / Posted 4 days ago
in design thinking, prototyping, and digital fabrication workshops, as well as a guided tour of the Kennedy Space Center. Their Tampa experience ended with a visit to the University of South Florida labs and the announcement of the... Read more
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The Moscow Times
Ruben Vardanyan, Russia's Armenian Financier Turned Philanthropistopen-plan office hangs a wall-size photograph of an Armenian mountain panorama.
Ruben Vardanyan, Russia's Armenian Financier Turned Philanthropist
The Moscow Times / Posted 5 days ago
open-plan office hangs a wall-size photograph of an Armenian mountain panorama. If you look closer you can see — in the center of the photo — a tiny figure of a man in a yellow sweater, with his back to the photographer, staring toward the... Read more
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Philly.com
For South Jersey activists, DNC is a chance to be noticedpaint, decorate and otherwise prepare placards and other materials for the July
For South Jersey activists, DNC is a chance to be noticed
Philly.com / Posted 5 days ago
paint, decorate and otherwise prepare placards and other materials for the July 24 Clean Energy March in Philadelphia. The Center City demonstration on the eve of the Democratic National Convention aims to bolster opposition to fracking and... Read more
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The Inyo Register
Coming up this week (July 18-July 22)issues in the draft alternatives of the Inyo National Forest’s Management Plan
Coming up this week (July 18-July 22)
The Inyo Register / Posted 5 days ago
issues in the draft alternatives of the Inyo National Forest’s Management Plan Update that are unique to their community’s sustainable recreation interests and needs. Community Services The Sierra Highlands Community Services District will hold... Read more
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DW
Denmark leads Europe in tackling food waste |"Food is love. If we throw away food, we throw away love," says Selina Juul, a
Denmark leads Europe in tackling food waste |
DW / Posted 5 days ago
"Food is love. If we throw away food, we throw away love," says Selina Juul, a passionate 36-year-old Danish activist. The work of her nongovernmental organization Stop Wasting Food (Stop Splid Af Mad) has contributed to a major milestone: Denmark... Read more
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The Scranton Times-Tribune
Community Events Listings, July 18, 2016Article Tools Clarks Summit Golf tournament: Newton Recreation Center Golf To
Community Events Listings, July 18, 2016
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 5 days ago
Article Tools Clarks Summit Golf tournament: Newton Recreation Center Golf Tourn­ament, Aug. 20, Summit Hills Golf Course, registration, 7:30 a.m., shotgun start, 8; $75, $300/four-person team, includes golf cart, appreciation gift,... Read more
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The Scranton Times-Tribune
Your guide to area meetings and eventsArticle Tools Century Club: Picnic Potluck Luncheon, today, noon; “Solar Energ
Your guide to area meetings and events
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 5 days ago
Article Tools Century Club: Picnic Potluck Luncheon, today, noon; “Solar Energy Systems,” with Robert Loven, Sustainable Management Systems LLC, Tuesday, 7 p.m.; board meeting, July 29, 10 a.m.; bridge and pinochle, Mondays, noon; Rosen movement... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Full 14th Nelson Mandela Lecture by Bill Gatestime, as a representative of Microsoft. I spent most of the time in business m
Full 14th Nelson Mandela Lecture by Bill Gates
AllAfrica.com / Posted 5 days ago
time, as a representative of Microsoft. I spent most of the time in business meetings. But one day, I went to a community center in Soweto where Microsoft had donated computers. My visit to Soweto – which was quite different then than it is now –... Read more
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The Register NorthJersey.com
Non-profit news: Week of July 18, 2016Lighthouse Pregnancy Resource Center will hold a “Young Adults’ Bowling Night”
Non-profit news: Week of July 18, 2016
The Register NorthJersey.com / Posted 5 days ago
Lighthouse Pregnancy Resource Center will hold a “Young Adults’ Bowling Night” from 8 to 11 p.m. July 19 at Holiday Bowl, 29 Spruce St., Oakland. Those ages 17 to 30 are welcome. Tickets include bowling, shoes, all-you-can-eat pizza and soda. $25.... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Transcript of the 14th Nelson Mandela Annual Lecture by Bill Gatestime, as a representative of Microsoft. I spent most of the time in business m
Transcript of the 14th Nelson Mandela Annual Lecture by Bill Gates
AllAfrica.com / Posted 6 days ago
time, as a representative of Microsoft. I spent most of the time in business meetings. But one day, I went to a community center in Soweto where Microsoft had donated computers. My visit to Soweto – which was quite different then than it is now –... Read more
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Sun Star
Agri Tayo Dito at four: Producing more Agri-smart peoplein farming is not the proliferation of crops but the cultivation and perfection
Agri Tayo Dito at four: Producing more Agri-smart people
Sun Star / Posted 6 days ago
in farming is not the proliferation of crops but the cultivation and perfection of the lives that till the land, then a sustainable living will follow. As Agri Tayo Dito celebrates its 4th anniversary, it aims to remind us that livelihood is... Read more
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The Scranton Times-Tribune
Your guide to area meetings and events570-357-1627. Upcoming Century Club: Picnic Potluck Luncheon, Monday, noon; “
Your guide to area meetings and events
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 6 days ago
570-357-1627. Upcoming Century Club: Picnic Potluck Luncheon, Monday, noon; “Solar Energy Systems,” with Robert Loven, Sustainable Management Systems LLC, Tuesday, 7 p.m.; board meeting, July 29, 10 a.m.; bridge and pinochle, Mondays, noon;... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Sun King's radiancemovement. Ducasse made waves when he first presented the "naturality" concept f
Sun King's radiance
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 6 days ago
movement. Ducasse made waves when he first presented the "naturality" concept for the Plaza Athenee restaurant, with a sustainable menu focused on vegetables, cereals and fish. The culinary maestro had already revolutionized haute cuisine in... Read more
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The Daily Sentinel
Weekly Calendar, July 17, 2016Clifton, 985-4754. Rainbow for Girls Grand Junction Assembly No. 12, 7 p.m. fi
Weekly Calendar, July 17, 2016
The Daily Sentinel / Posted 6 days ago
Clifton, 985-4754. Rainbow for Girls Grand Junction Assembly No. 12, 7 p.m. first and third Monday of each month, Masonic Center, 2400 Consistory Court, 434-4608. Healing Hearts Cardiac Support Group, 6–7:30 p.m. Monday, Grand Mesa Room, St.... Read more
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Summit Daily News
Mountain Town News: When ski companies donate to candidatesdid he say? That was off the record, notes the Idaho Mountain Express, as was e
Mountain Town News: When ski companies donate to candidates
Summit Daily News / Posted 7 days ago
did he say? That was off the record, notes the Idaho Mountain Express, as was everything else inside the conference center at Sun Valley. To ensure that media and other scalawags didn’t sneak in, the Sun Valley employees who wheeled carts... Read more
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Radio Angulo
Investing in the Youth: The Future Is Nowand youth are addressed via multiple sectors, disciplines, and focal points," C
Investing in the Youth: The Future Is Now
Radio Angulo / Posted 7 days ago
and youth are addressed via multiple sectors, disciplines, and focal points," Cuestas said. According to Cuestas, the new Sustainable Development Agenda 2030 constitutes an unprecedented opportunity for young people to assert their rights, make... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
What Would Happen If the Secretary of Agriculture Became Vice President?carry? Pennsylvania.” While neither source places him on the short short list,
What Would Happen If the Secretary of Agriculture Became Vice President?
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 8 days ago
carry? Pennsylvania.” While neither source places him on the short short list, it makes one wonder: What could it mean for food to have a secretary of agriculture in the White House? We asked a few folks on the ground, with their feet in food... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
UN, Sahara Group, Kaduna Unveil Food Security ProjectAs Nigeria embraces a challenging economic diversification process, the United
UN, Sahara Group, Kaduna Unveil Food Security Project
AllAfrica.com / Posted 8 days ago
As Nigeria embraces a challenging economic diversification process, the United Nations Sustainable Development Goals Fund (SDG-F) is working in Kaduna to pilot an innovative approach aimed at revamping the food sector to create new jobs for young... Read more
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Ghanaweb.com
Security concerns in use of guns by policeof good to Ghana. We don’t need a scientific proof to know that the visibility
Security concerns in use of guns by police
Ghanaweb.com / Posted 8 days ago
of good to Ghana. We don’t need a scientific proof to know that the visibility program has boosted security in the city center and suburbs of our capital city Accra and along our highways and some major towns of the nation. Before the exercise,... Read more
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Asian journal
Fiesta in America turns 18, People’s Ball celebrates 8th yearduring the two-day weekend event, on Saturday and Sunday, August 13 and 14, res
Fiesta in America turns 18, People’s Ball celebrates 8th year
Asian journal / Posted 8 days ago
during the two-day weekend event, on Saturday and Sunday, August 13 and 14, respectively, at the Meadowland Expo Center in Secaucus, New Jersey,” Nanding Mendez, President and CEO of Fiesta in America, enthusiastically announced while... Read more
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WJXT Jacksonville
Retired circus elephants could lead to cancer curesaving thousands. Ringling Brothers and Barnum and Bailey Circus retired its el
Retired circus elephants could lead to cancer cure
WJXT Jacksonville / Posted 9 days ago
saving thousands. Ringling Brothers and Barnum and Bailey Circus retired its elephants in early May to a conservation center in Polk City, Florida. During the elephants' retirement, scientists will test the mammals' blood to see if it could... Read more
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Wired News
New federal nutrition guidelines might be healthier for people, but they don't help the planetbest available science for leading a healthy life. But the best available scien
New federal nutrition guidelines might be healthier for people, but they don't help the planet
Wired News / Posted 9 days ago
best available science for leading a healthy life. But the best available science also has a lot to say about what those food choices do to the environment, and some researchers are peeved that new dietary recommendations released yesterday seem... Read more
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The Gilmer Mirror
Rural leaders learn techniques share ideas to improve communities Julie York of Upshur County named Outstanding Emerging Leader - SAN ANTONIO — A minister and two Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service employees were honored for their efforts to i...in doing unto others as we would want to be done to. In Jacksonville, we are wo
Rural leaders learn techniques share ideas to improve communities Julie York of Upshur County named Outstanding Emerging Leader - SAN ANTONIO — A minister and two Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service employees were honored for their efforts to i...
The Gilmer Mirror / Posted 9 days ago
in doing unto others as we would want to be done to. In Jacksonville, we are working together to build a healthy and sustainable community.” York, Upshur County’s family and consumer sciences agent, is responsible for programs such as family... Read more
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Pilipino Star
All aboardhas become a haven for Filipino heritage. Their already diverse collection rang
All aboard
Pilipino Star / Posted 9 days ago
has become a haven for Filipino heritage. Their already diverse collection ranges from colonial Hispanic art to exhibits centered on global contexts and experiences. Metropolitan Museum of Manila is located at BSP Complex, Roxas Blvd, Malate,... Read more
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Crain's New York Business
Brooklyn's fancy artisanal-food businesses are getting chewed upCLOSING TIME: Gaia DiLoreto shuttered her local foods store, By Brooklyn, in Ap
Brooklyn's fancy artisanal-food businesses are getting chewed up
Crain's New York Business / Posted 9 days ago
CLOSING TIME: Gaia DiLoreto shuttered her local foods store, By Brooklyn, in April. It’s the ultimate foodie fantasy. Move to Brooklyn, start an artisanal-food business in your kitchen and expand to become a globally known brand, carried in gourmet... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
UNSDG-F, Sahara Group, Kaduna State Unveil Food Security ProjectAs Nigeria embraces economic diversification process, the United Nations Sustai
UNSDG-F, Sahara Group, Kaduna State Unveil Food Security Project
AllAfrica.com / Posted 9 days ago
As Nigeria embraces economic diversification process, the United Nations Sustainable Development Goals Fund (SDG-F), Sahara Group and the Kaduna state government formally launched Food Africa project on Thursday in Kaduna. The SDG-F Food Africa... Read more
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