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Sierra Marlin The Berea College Center of Excellence in Service Learning (CELTS), along with Berea College Alumni Relations and the Berea Food Bank, have partnered to host the first Better Together event to help address issues food insecurity in the community. This event, which had more than 125 people registered that morning, took place this …

BOWLING GREEN, Ky. (WBKO) – Cold weather reminds us that the holidays are right around the corner, and Southern Kentucky Performing Arts, otherwise known as SKYPAC in downtown Bowling Green, showed they’re embracing the The spirit of Christmas. For their annual “Community Day,” attendees were welcomed into the doors of SKYPAC from 10 a.m. to …

GARNERVILLE — North Rockland Superintendent Kris Felicello stood in front of a small crowd, microphone in hand, to explain “misinformation and accurate information” about an abandoned plan for high school students to hear rights activist Angela Davis civic and academic or, depending on who you ask, revolutionary and communist. He said he was offering an …

Dozens of Elon law students have volunteered alongside practicing attorneys to help ex-military and current first responders prepare or update estate plans as part of an annual program offered by the North Carolina Bar Foundation. No one lives forever. In your final days, as any lawyer will tell you, it’s easier to rest easy knowing …

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Break the cycle by turning your climate anxiety into action. Sacha explains, “Every time we act, we make external and internal changes that disrupt the self-fulfilling prophecy of powerlessness. If we believe we are powerless, why would we act? But if we believe we have the power, why shouldn’t we act? “Free will is like …

Over 8,000 resilient native trees and shrubs to plant and over 50,000 seeds to disperse with the help of 500 Malibu-based volunteers and workers. LOS ANGELES, November 6, 2022 /PRNewswire/ — Clarins, in partnership with the Malibu Foundation and the National Park Service, has once again joined forces for the third annual Replant Love community …

PITTSFIELD, Mass. (NEWS10) – The Community Preservation Committee will hold its annual Preservation Plan Review Public Hearing on Monday, Nov. 7, in Room 203 at City Hall. The hearing will also be broadcast on Pittsfield Community Television. Get the latest news, sports, weather and events straight to your inbox! The purpose of this hearing is …

A group of children from Ukraine got to meet their heroes as part of a visit to the Brighton and Hove Albion training ground. The group of 15 refugees visited the training ground as part of an initiative with Albion in the Community where they met manager Roberto De Zerbi and several of the players. …

From Startup Macon: Startup-Macon is a newly formed program overseen by SparkMacon to benefit all Macon entrepreneurs and Entrepreneur Supporting Organizations (ESOs) through a $250,000 gift from the John S. and James L. Knight Foundation. The program aims to deliver on three fronts: Engage active entrepreneurs and people looking to take the entrepreneurial leap by …

BISMARCK, ND – Governor Doug Burgum today announced proposed investments in community development to help cities attract and retain the workforce as he kicked off the 2022 Main Street ND Summit with a keynote address at the Bismarck Event Center. The Energizing Our Communities plan announced by Burgum includes several proposals totaling more than $20 …

The Latino Research Center is once again hosting its annual free community event to celebrate Day of the Dead (Día de los Muertos). Students, academic bodies and all members of the community are invited to attend the celebration. This event will take place on Sunday, October 30 from 2:30 p.m. to 5:30 p.m. in the …

JOHN WEST On Monday afternoon, the Auburn Housing Authority (AHA) held its first Operation CommUNITY outreach in the community of Ridgecrest. The event allowed area residents to have fun while communicating with local first responders. The event included free food, inflatables, a train, and informational resources for residents. Both the Auburn Police and Fire Department …

GREENFIELD — Food, music and dance came together at Four Rivers Charter Public School on Friday night during the school’s second annual celebration of Latinx and Hispanic Heritage Month. Organized by students, faculty and the community, the event served to celebrate the cultures and histories of Mexico, the Caribbean and Central and South America. National …

LAS VEGAS (KLAS) — After a Las Vegas Metropolitan Police officer was killed in the line of duty Thursday morning, Henderson police officers met with dozens Thursday evening to discuss the safety of the community. Las Vegas cop killed in shooting after responding to domestic disturbance call “I am sorry to report that one of …

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MICANOPY — The Alachua County Sheriff’s Office saw low attendance at its annual “Coffee With a Cop” event. The event was part of an international program that aims to build connections and understanding between police officers and members of the communities they serve. CWAC events invite officers and community members to just sit down and …

Macomb County Pride (MCP) board member Chris Kipp is candid that the county doesn’t have a great reputation on LGBTQ+ issues. “[Macomb] lack of resources and spaces for our community,” he said. “Our organization seeks to change that.” A highly visible effort that Kipp and other MCP members have undertaken is Fall Into Pride, scheduled …

Sculpture Fields in Montague Park hosts “Light up the Sculpture Burn Fields» an annual free community event on Saturday, October 22 from 5-9:30 p.m. at Sculpture Fields in Montague Park located just minutes from downtown Chattanooga Southside at 1800 Polk Street. Partnering with local artist Andrew Nigh for the fourth year, the highlight of the …

WHO-trained infodemic managers, more than 1300 of them from 142 countries, are already making great strides in Member States and together around the world as a global community of practice. All epidemics and pandemics come with an infodemic, which requires new skills applied to public health to understand and deal with the overwhelming amount of …

Members of the Dartmouth community gathered on Baker Lawn today to support each other, offer care and compassion and let people know there are many avenues to seek help following the recent student deaths. Friends, professors, coaches, counselors and others stand ready to listen and support students, speakers told the hundreds of students, professors, staff …

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History links INDIANAPOLIS – The Horizon League and the Indiana State Fair Commission announced on Tuesday an extension of their partnership that will maintain Indianapolis and the Indiana Farmers Coliseum as the home of the Horizon League Basketball Championships. The partnership has been extended until 2026. “It’s an exciting day for the …

NASHVILLE, Tennessee (WTVF) — Teenager Sami Reyes wasn’t sure what to expect when she arrived at Riverside Chapel Seventh-day Adventist Church. “So my mum heard about it on the radio and she was like, ‘This is a good opportunity’, so she took me here to do a cleaning, and she had to have her teeth …

Tamiko Singleton couldn’t find any natural hairstylists in Fayetteville in 2015, so she organized an event to bring the area’s natural hair community together. Holding its fourth event since 2015, the Fayetteville Natural Hair Expo is being held from 1 to 5 p.m. Saturday at the Embassy Suites, 4760 Lake Valley Drive, in Fayetteville. The …

report card The Doña Ana Arts Council (DAAC) will host the 35e Annual Community Arts Awards starting at 5:30 p.m. on Sunday, September 18 at The Hood, 3206 Harrelson St. The winners of the 2022 artistic awards are Papen Family Award: Diane Lee, longtime DAAC supporter. “We appreciate his belief in the power of the …

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (WSMV) – The Metro Homeless Impact Division outreach team has announced plans to hold another community cleanup at Brookmeade Park in West Nashville. Since early September, community members have been sharing their concerns about the continued buildup of litter and shopping carts in Brookmeade Park. This went on until a local West Nashville …

Good food, conversation and musical entertainment was served up at Askamore recently when the Big Breakfast event made its return to Le Cheile Park. People of all ages from across the community came together to rejoice in the return of the popular community event after a hiatus due to the pandemic. According to the organizer, …

DETROIT LAKES — It has been three years since the Detroit Lakes Noon Rotary Club’s last community blood screening clinic was held. The health-focused event was a 30-year fall tradition in the community, dating back to 1990 — then a little thing called the COVID-19 pandemic happened. For two years, lingering public health and safety …

SPARTANSBURG — Two days after being named Spartansburg Community Fair Queen, Riley Maynard carried a clipboard and inspected every goat stall at the fair. Maynard was not alone. She was escorted by the fair’s Miss Junior, Baylee Northrop, 11, and Princess, Takoda Troup, 8. All three were wearing their sashes and tiaras as they slowly …

Former Denver Broncos wide receiver Rod Smith will speak later this month at the United Way of Weld County Community Leaders Luncheon. Smith, who won the Super Bowl with the Broncos in 1998 and 1999, will headline the event, which runs from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. Sept. 28 at the DoubleTree by Hilton in …

UCLan campus in Preston Pic: Tony Worrall UCLan has invited the public to a community event next week to examine the long-term impacts of Covid-19 on mental health and wellbeing. Advertising On Wednesday 7 September, the University of Central Lancashire (UCLan) and the National …

Authorities in the Hudson Valley have announced plans for an upcoming community gun buy-back event. Rockland County Sheriff Louis Falco announced the event will be held at St. Joseph’s Church, located at 245 North Main Street in Spring Valley, on Thursday, September 8, from 4-8 p.m. “Senseless gun violence continues to plague our county, our …

MOROCCO — With panache, NITCO officials and staff have cut the ribbon on its high-speed, fiber-optic internet offering for the city in Morocco, making it the first in the county to have a gigabyte of speed available to residents and businesses. The event took place at Recher Park on Thursday evening. NITCO, with offices in …

The Braves superstar’s third baseman charity fundraiser will raise money for Team Red, White and Blue. ATLANTA — Shortly after Austin Riley signed a 10-year, $212 million contract extension to stay in Atlanta, the Braves’ superstar third baseman is already making his impact in the community. On Monday night, Riley hosted the first “Driving for …

It was a day full of festivities as Calgary Pride Week officially kicked off on Saturday with performances, drag events and celebrations from the city’s LGBT community. The day’s events began at 11 a.m. at Central Memorial Park in the city’s Beltline neighborhood. Brit Nickerson, communications director for Calgary Pride, says the location has special …

SKOWHEGAN – Maine Grains, a grain mill producing organic and heirloom grains sourced from the Northeast, plans to host a community event on Saturday, Sept. 10 at 42 Court St., to celebrate its 10th anniversary. Maine Grains was founded in 2012 with the goal of leading a new generation of farmers and food producers in …

WASHINGTON – During the 10th annual day of service, Howard University students and faculty have adopted the University’s motto, “Truth and Service,” with service projects throughout the city. Howard University Day of Service (HUDOS) is a student-led event that helps acclimatize students to the university and the Washington, D.C. community by providing individuals, of all …

SANTA MARIA, Calif. — Serve Santa Maria and more than 15 local churches are gearing up for their annual volunteer event to clean up and rebuild the community this Saturday, August 20. The non-profit organization has been hosting this event for two decades, except for the 2020 pandemic. “We had over 200 people and we …

SANTA CLARA, Calif., Aug. 15, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Today AMD (NASDAQ: AMD) announced the following events for the investment community: Victor Peng, president of the Adaptive and Embedded Computing Group, will present at Rosenblatt 2n/a Annual Tech Summit: The Age of Scaling AI on Tuesday, August 23, 2022 at 2:00 p.m. ET/11:00 a.m. PT. …

A day after the bloody attack on Salman Rushdie in Western New York, questions are being asked about how the perpetrator gained unrestricted access to the event with seemingly minimal security precautions. Rushdie, 75, was attacked at 10:47 a.m. Friday, moments after sitting on stage at the Chautauqua Institution, a historic community of artists and …

Hi there! Today we’re reviewing Gladiator’s first Community Spotlight event! Gladiator is a relatively popular format that is extremely similar to Historic Brawl, but it’s without Commander and a Best of Three (Bo3) format! This adds the variance that Historic Brawl/Commander provides without the extreme reliance on the Commander itself. Although the format itself is …

The $INVOCATION The Public Community Sale is fast approaching and we plan to launch it big with a special offer Early Access Event designed to recognize and reward ecosystem partners and communities who align with our ethos and have supported us along the way. This unique “whitelist” event is designed to give members of the …

Tammie Gercken Writer Morganton First Baptist Church invites the community to enjoy a fun outdoor event. The church will hold its first “summer celebration” from 5-9 p.m. on Saturday, August 20, on the grounds of the historic Burke County Courthouse in downtown Morganton. The free celebration will include live music, food trucks, games for kids …

LOS ANGELES (PRWEB) August 05, 2022 The It’s Bigger Than Us 501c(3) (IBTU) non-profit organization, will host their 3rd Annual Back 2 School Event on Saturday, August 6, 2022 at the Baldwin Hills Crenshaw Mall (3650 W Martin Luther King Jr Blvd, Los Angeles, CA 90008) with a voluntary departure at 9:00 a.m.; event …

What is happening? Purdue University is introducing a more robust and fully personalized electronic central calendar that streamlines public events on the West Lafayette campus and allows the university community and general public to customize their personal schedules and event planning. The Purdue University Events Calendar, officially launched Monday (August 8), also incorporates events beyond …

About 100 local students were able to get a new pair of shoes on Sunday evening thanks to the annual back-to-school event hosted by the Fraternal Order of Police Lodge 16 at Shoe Stop. Additionally, FOP Lodge 16 donates cash to local school districts to allow counselors to purchase other items needed by families in …

Chancellor Philip DiStefano and other CU Boulder representatives joined Boulder City leaders on Wednesday, July 27 for an event celebrating upcoming partnerships and to share details about the Right Here, Right Now Global Climate Summit . CU Night in Downtown Boulder drew approximately 250 attendees to the Boulder Theater for food, drink and community – …

Stories can be told in many ways – in words, in dance, in pictures, in songs and in celebration. The CREATE project is happy to invite the whole community to be part of a very special story on Saturday at Memorial Park in Dunkirk. From 1 p.m. to 3 p.m. that day, the …

Clymer Borough’s annual community garage sale from July 28-30 will feature at least 26 garage sale locations around the borough this year. During the three-day event, any borough resident can hold a garage sale without having to pay the usual $5 permit fee. Maps showing confirmed garage sale locations will be available at the Borough …

MERCER, Pa. (WKBN) — A local group held an event Saturday to raise money for revitalization projects in Brandy Spring Park. The Brandy Springs Revival Committee is working to restore the park to its former glory, including installing a wading pool and a new playground. The group hosted the first-ever Mercer Community Day to raise …

CLEVELAND — City officials recently announced plans to celebrate National Night Out, an event taking place in communities across the country that promotes police-community partnerships and neighborhood camaraderie. Cleveland will also host Dancing on Depot Street on Saturday night. Residents can walk out to join local leaders and police on Aug. 2 from 6 p.m. …

Daniel Robert July 18, 2022Updated: July 18, 2022, 9:29 a.m. Were you SEEN at the Albany Riverfront Collaborative Community Gathering on June 16, 2022, at the Capital Repertory Theater in Albany, NY? In attendance were members of the community and collaboration, as well as dignitaries and experts (including keynote speaker Majora Carter). The event raised …

A Lynchburg student hands out free shoes during the 2020 Building Our Community Together back-to-school event in downtown Lynchburg. Local families will once again have access to free shoes and school supplies during the annual Back to School Building Community Together event. Sponsored by One Community One Voice and hosted by Lynchburg University, this year’s …

Do you like the juicy flavor of wild blueberries? Thank you Maine growers. Maine is the leading producer of lowbush or wild blueberries. Lowbush blueberries are native to northern New England and Atlantic Canada. Nearly 500 farmers manage 36,000 acres of commercial wild blueberry land in Maine. According to the USDA’s National Agriculture Statistics Service, …

Dr. Jill Biden’s attempt to compliment the Hispanic community at an event in Texas backfired dramatically when she compared them to a traditional Mexican meal. She was speaking Monday at the annual UnidosUS conference in San Antonio, where more than 60% of the population is Hispanic. She praised the group’s president, Raul Yzaguirre, who “helped …

This slideshow requires JavaScript. NEWARK, NJ – The Weequahic Park Community Center was filled with young men, adults and plenty of burgers and steaks on Thursday night, June 30. United Community Corp.’s Community Violence Interruption Program. hosted a steak and burger event as part of its efforts to help young people find positive outlets. This …

Boothbay Region Land Trust will be hosting a free and fun community family event on Saturday, July 16 from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. at Oak Point Farm, Samoset Road, Boothbay Harbor. Activities will include a bouncy house, alpacas (from 10 a.m. to noon), sun print activity table, lawn games, Maine Stone Workers Guild demonstration, …

Get ready for a colorful and fun July in Fall River! The Fall River Arts & Culture Coalition (FRACC) and Viva Fall River invite the community to participate in 4 free events celebrating Viva Murals. This effort will see the completion of 3 new murals in the city by the end of the month. Through …

Make the most of the summer months with these events taking place in and around Frisco. July 9 | Play soccer with the pros Dak is back with his annual Dak Prescott Youth Football Camp at The Star. During the two-day camp, the Dallas Cowboys quarterback will provide football tips and practical instruction to children …

The Perry County News is pleased to announce events of local interest as a service to our readers and the community. Information should be sent to The News at PO Box 309, Tell City, IN 47586. Information can also be faxed to 812-547-2847 or emailed to [email protected] Please include a phone number. Parker/Sales meeting on …

Robert Earl Keen’s fourth annual celebration on the river in Kerrville is scheduled for Monday, with fireworks and a full day of music. Mini Mart will again sponsor the 4th of July fireworks this year. The 4th of July Fireworks Show is the largest fireworks show in the Texas Hill Country and is enjoyed by …

O’Leary held its first Multiculturalism Day event on Monday. The event showcased the language, culture and food of residents of western Prince Edward Island, hailing from across Canada and around the world. “It’s going to really, I think, make us feel like family,” said Lihong Ling, who moved from China to Prince Edward Island with …

The Manitoba Esports Association hosted its first in-person event since the pandemic began: a tournament series at the Radisson Hotel in Winnipeg. Esports is turning online gaming into a spectator sport as professional video game players form teams and compete in different games. “There’s a huge community behind it. And it grows every time we …

LAURA JAMESON/L’EXPRESS The Tree of Compliments is pictured all adorned with words of kindness during the Roads to Peace Pride event in Triangle Park. LOCK HAVEN – Roads to Peace hosted its own pride event in Clinton County. The organization, formerly the Clinton County Women’s Center, decorated Triangle Park with various pride flags and invited …

June 23, 2022 June 23 will mark the 50e anniversary of the day the federal Pell Grant program was established, and this historic event resulted in a proven program that has been the foundation of federal student aid for decades. The Pell Grants have opened doors to college and opportunities for low- and middle-income …

LAKEWOOD, Ohio – The countdown is on for Lakewood Summer Meltdown sponsored by Melt Bar and Grilled and presented by LakewoodAlive. The fun starts at 4 p.m. on July 16 on Detroit Avenue in downtown Lakewood. Traditionally, around 15,000 people take part in the summer festivities that celebrate the vibrancy of the city. Registration is …

DIX-JUNE SERVICE: Warren’s First Presbyterian Church, 256 Mahoning Ave. NW, will present a Nineteenth Freedom Day service on Tuesday at 7 p.m. The community worship of remembrance, confession and hope will reflect on the significance of June 19th. SHOPPING CENTER PROGRAMS FOR KIDS: The Eastwood Shopping Center in Niles offers fun summer activities …

Organizers want the event to be a safe space for the LGBTQIA community they say Chesapeake lacks. CHESAPEAKE, Va. — Two Chesapeake residents are hoping to bring some pride to the city this weekend. “We just want to connect people with each other,” said one of the organizers, Amber Bowmer. “That’s our ultimate goal.” Bowmer …

June 15, 2022 5:25 p.m. Job : June 15, 2022 5:25 p.m. Credit: Emily Goodell, KAPP-KVEW YAKIMA, Wash. — The Yakima community has celebrated Juneteenth for more than 30 years, and this weekend’s celebrations continue that tradition with food, concerts, and other entertainment. “It’s not just a black event; it’s a community event,” said Anthony …

Placeholder while loading article actions A children’s story hour at a California library was interrupted by several members of the Proud Boys on Saturday, prompting local authorities to launch a hate crime investigation as LGBTQ and anti-extremism advocates warn that many such threats by far-right extremists are intensifying. About 25 miles from San Francisco across …

Placeholder while loading article actions Idaho police arrested 31 people who wore face coverings, white supremacist badges, shields and a “plan of operations” to riot near an LGBTQ Pride event on Saturday afternoon. Police said they were affiliated with the Patriot Front, a white supremacist group whose founder was among those arrested. Authorities received a …

For immediate release WAYLAND — Director Sandra Raymond and the Wayland Public Library would like to invite members of the community to two events in commemoration of June 19. The Juneteenth Story with Dr. Kellie Carter Jackson When: Thursday June 16 from 7 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. Where: On Zoom. To register, please click here. …

Snack, 3:30-5:30 p.m., Cloquet Public Library. REACH sponsors the weekly event for children. Participants will prepare a snack and chat with others as they eat. Sale of digs and baked goods Alpha Delta Kappa, 8:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m., 38 Carlton County Road 138, Barnum. Plants and crafts will also be available for purchase. All …

The Colorado Springs Police Department (CSPD) is thrilled to announce the dedication of its community mural on June 8, 2022 at 10:30 a.m. Over the past year we have been working on a mural project with local artist Paes 164. The mural is located on the south side of the parking lot and is the …

Communities across Ontario will march and hold vigils to commemorate the life of a Muslim family killed in what police and prosecutors call a hate-motivated attack nearly a year ago in London, Ont. . On June 6, 2021, Yumna Afzaal, 15, her mother and father, Madiha Salman, 44, and Salman Afzaal, 46, and her grandmother, …

(WWLP) – On Friday, June 17, 2022, from 8:30 a.m. to noon, the public is invited to a free community shredding event on the grounds of the Eastern States Exposition in West Springfield. 22News and Eastern States Exposition are sponsoring the event and Proshred trucks will be on hand to perform the shredding. Any unwanted …

INDIANAPOLIS (WISH) – Local organizations are joining forces to ensure people have access to food and transportation. “We need you to know…raise our community again,” Indianapolis resident Kea Biven said. The Summer Neighborhood Outreach series focuses on supporting communities that need it most. “Talking with them, seeing, ‘Hey, what do you want from us? What …

Some of the violent crimes that have happened recently in Southeast Texas have been committed by young people. BEAUMONT, Texas — There has been an increase in the number of violent crimes committed by teens, and this increase has Beaumont city leaders concerned about the area’s youth and the safety of the community. Beaumont community …

May 28 – Remembrance Day parades and ceremonies are planned in a number of local communities. They understand: Dublin: A Memorial Day parade will start at 11:15 a.m. Monday, forming in the parking lot of Yankee Publishing. Refreshments will then be served at the Dublin Community Centre. At 1:00 p.m., the dedication of the Korean …