Community service

Retired Commissioner Woodland embodied community service | Local company

WOODLAND – When Dale Boon served on the Woodland Harbor Commission in 1998, the harbor was much smaller. Go forward 24 years. The port continues to grow, developing land that Boon voted to buy in the early 2000s. And now, Boon said, it’s time for him to retire and attend fewer meetings. “I was a […]

Community service

Thanksgiving gift to the community service of the Sacred Heart of San Jose

Sacred Heart Community Service volunteers finished distributing Thanksgiving dinners to approximately 4,000 families on Wednesday during the organization’s 57th annual vacation distribution in downtown San Jose. Residents who showed up with valid photo ID and a Sacré-Coeur community service membership card collected boxes full of fresh produce, canned beans and corn and their choice of […]

Community service

Candidates sought for the 2022 MLK Community Service Award

A crowd estimated at 1,000 took to the march for peace on a freezing cold morning on January 20. Photo by Sean Work Advertising SOUTHFIELD – For more than 30 years, the Southfield Dr Martin Luther King Jr. task force has recognized individuals whose actions honor the spirit of the group’s namesake. Now the group […]

Community program

community program keeps people fed | New

Mark Dykes This week is National Hunger and Homelessness Awareness Week, and among the programs helping to keep people nourished is the Chadron Extra Helpings pantry through the Northwest Community Action Partnership. Samantha Bronson, the Services Navigator for Dawes and Box Butte Counties, explained that pantry availability is based on income based on household size. […]

Community society

Barley Community Society discusses Christmas lights, Bramley’s takeout plans and ‘acts of defiance’

How would you like to get involved in a project to find out what the people of Bramley think about the local culture and what you would like it to be? The project is led by Zoe Parker and Lucy Meredith, who run Bramley Mermaids in Bramley Baths. Zoe and Lucy spoke at this week’s […]

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Action Read One Book, One Community returns to Guelph

This year, the committee selected a wonderful book called “Homes: A Refugee Story” PRESS RELEASEACTION COMMUNITY LITERACY CENTER READ*************************Action Read is pleased to donate One Book, One Community (OBOC) to the City of Guelph for the second year! OBOC supports reading, celebrates books and writing, promotes Canadian writers and creates a sense of community through […]