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Emergency Community Meeting Called Over Hudson Avenue Holidays

The problem of the hundreds, if not thousands of people flooding the block of Albany between Ontario and Quail streets has become a pressing issue This is a carousel. Use the Next and Previous buttons to navigate ALBANY—An emergency community meeting will be held Wednesday at 5:30 p.m. to discuss public safety issues in the […]

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Hundreds Participate in Outreach Tulane, a Student-Led Day of Community Service

Outreach Tulane, the university’s largest and oldest student-run community service event, was held on Saturday, August 27 in the New Orleans area. The event, organized by the Tulane Center for Public Service and the Community Action Council of Tulane University Students (CACTUS), included more than 500 Tulanean volunteers who assisted 28 community partners. The event, […]

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DPW officials brief Coral Bay residents at community meeting

CBCC employees set up an easel to take notes while attendees chat at Miss Lucy’s. (Photo by Amy H. Roberts) Residents of Coral Bay might be relieved to learn that some of the drones they notice flying overhead aren’t just spying; rather, they are part of an effort to alleviate stormwater flooding problems. The drones […]

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NUG Launches NUG Greater Community Program to Support Greater Equity in the Cannabis Industry | Region

OAKLAND, CA – August 30, 2022 – (Newswire.com) NUG, Inc., a vertically integrated California-based cannabis company, today announced the launch of a new program that reinforces its commitment to social equity and community. The NUG Greater Community Program lifts underrepresented brands in cannabis committed to community reinvestment and engagement, normalization of the cannabis plant, and […]

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NDIS Partners in the Community Program Tender

The Australian Government has committed to presenting a planned independent review of the design, operations and sustainability of the National Disability Insurance Scheme, including the Partners in the Community (PITC) programme. With this in mind, and after consultation with the government and stakeholders, the NDIA has terminated the PITC program tender to ensure that the […]

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Community services staff are key to building bridges with authorities

Jiang Xiaowei / SHINE Wang Xiaojun (left) greets a resident of Linfen Road Community Affairs Service Center. Working at a customer service desk is considered tedious by many employees. But Wang Xiaojun thinks it’s a way to build bridges between residents and policy makers. “We are working on the front line to collect the opinions […]

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NUG Launches NUG Greater Community Program to Support Greater Equity in the Cannabis Industry

The goal of the NUG Greater Community Program is to create consistent retail sales through merchandising and promotion support within the NUG retail network for brands owned and operated by people from affected communities. disproportionately by the war on drugs. OAKLAND, Calif., Aug. 30, 2022 (Newswire.com) – NUG, Inc., a vertically integrated California-based cannabis company, […]

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Massage Therapy Foundation Awards 2022 Community Service Grants

FOR IIMMEDIATE RELEASE (Evanston, Illinois, August 12, 2022) The Massage Therapy Foundation (MTF) announces five community service grants for the 2022 grant cycle. MTF Community Service Grants bring the benefits of massage therapy to people who otherwise would not have access to it. To date, MTF has awarded more than $500,000 to nonprofits across the […]

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Poughkeepsie Social Club celebrates 75 years of community service

POUGHKEEPSIE – The city’s Shamrock association celebrated its 75th anniversary on Saturday. To commemorate this milestone, a celebration was held and the Mayor of the Town of Poughkeepsie, Rob Rolison declared Saturday August 27, 2022 as “Shamrock Association Day” in the town when he stopped by the club in the morning. Rolison’s proclamation was echoed […]

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Celeste Pico, principal of Lompoc secondary school, named woman of the year for community service | Local News

Celeste Pico thinks she just can’t say no, but others recognize her strong will to serve the community in a variety of ways. Pico, Principal of Lompoc Secondary School, was named Lompoc Valley Woman of the Year at the Lompoc Valley Chamber of Commerce’s annual event, where recipients of four awards been unveiled. “Celeste Pico […]

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B Magazine: Jamie Phillips helps others through work and community service (8/27/22)

Jamie Phillips Aaron Eisenhauer Relationships and storytelling connect people with people. “It’s important to make people’s voices heard, whether it’s a student talking about overcoming an obstacle, a 50-year-old woman talking about how she overcame something in her life, or talking uncomfortable issues like Alzheimer’s disease,” said Jamie Phillips. Phillips is the rustmedia project manager. […]

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Community Meeting Saturday to Discuss the I-526 Lowcountry Corridor West Project

NORTH CHARLESTON, SC (WCSC) – The South Carolina Department of Transportation is seeking community feedback as developers continue to move forward with the I-526 Lowcountry Corridor West Project. There will be a Community Mitigation Meeting in North Charleston on Saturday where project managers will brief the public on their plan and give them time to […]

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Benedictine University Freshmen Join Sixth Annual “Be Impactful” Community Service Program

As part of its sixth annual “Be Impactful” program, more than 300 new freshmen at the Benedictine University of Lisle recently completed more than 600 hours of community service in 17 nonprofit organizations in the western suburbs, all in one afternoon. “Be Impactful” took place on August 25 when a fleet of buses and vans […]

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Two Keystone Residents Recognized for Outstanding Community Service

KEYSTONE, West Virginia (WVVA) – Nate Smith and Vondelere Scott today received the John P. Stephenson Community Service Award from the Brushy Fork Leadership Institute at Berea College. Scott and Smith are two of five people who came to the leadership institute in 1990 in hopes of creating an after-school program for children in Keystone. […]

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Atti. Richard Donnell, Sr. receives the Harold Love Outstanding Community Service Award

JACKSON, TN – Atty. Richard Donnell, Sr., Advisor to the President of Lane College, received the Harold Love Outstanding Community Service Award from the Tennessee Commission on Higher Education. He is one of five faculty/staff recipients from Tennessee institutions of higher learning to win the service award. As a senior adviser, Donnell defends the college […]

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Fulop and Shea explain crime-fighting strategy at community meeting

Jersey City Director of Public Safety James Shea recently defended the city police department’s ‘fixed post’ policy as a public safety enforcement tool and pledged to maintain them in the foreseeable future. “I think it’s the best use of our resources,” Shea said. “It worked and brought our shoots back almost to our pre-covid levels.” […]

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Monroe County Awards $151,000 in Community Service Grants – The B Square

Community service grants to 25 organizations totaling $151,220 were approved by Monroe County councilors during their Tuesday evening business session. The community service grants, which have been awarded annually since 2008, are named after a former county councilor, the late Sophia Travis. This year’s total figure is about 11.5% higher than last year. That’s more […]

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ASBESTOS EXPOSURE RISKS AND CONCERNS SHARED AT COMMUNITY MEETING IN NEW ORLEANS

WASHINGTON, DC, USA, August 23, 2022 /EINPresswire.com/ — FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE August 23, 2022 ASBESTOS EXPOSURE RISKS AND CONCERNS SHARED AT COMMUNITY MEETING IN NEW ORLEANS Asbestos advocates join photojournalist Earl Dotter to hear the concerns of residents and workers near four chlor-alkali plants that continue to use asbestos New Orleans, LA – Yesterday the […]

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Kriseman joins local Jewish and Community Services board • St Pete Catalyst

Rick Kriseman of Shumaker and Shumaker Advisors, the former mayor of St. Petersburg, has joined the board of directors of Gulf Coast Jewish Family and Community Services. The Gulf Coast Board of Trustees was formed in 1960 and helps at-risk community members find safety, comfort, and a path to a fulfilling life, regardless of race, […]

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Pitt Meadows takes nominations for community service awards

The City of Pitt Meadows accepts nominations for its annual Community Service Awards. The City invites the population to highlight inspiring individuals, organizations and businesses that are making a positive difference in the community. “There are so many great people and businesses in Pitt Meadows that make us Pitt Meadows proud,” said Mayor Bill Dingwall. […]

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Community meeting Tuesday regarding the sawmill behind Topsy Lane south of Carson City | Carson City Nevada News

Event date: August 23, 2022 – 10:00 a.m. Following the announcement of the first major new sawmill in the area in decades, Tahoe Forest Products LLC will host a community meeting on Tuesday, August 23 at 10 a.m. The event will be held at Indian Hills General Improvement District, 3394 James Lee in Carson. Town. […]

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Compton College students could earn $10,000 for school through community service

Accepting Applications for the #CaliforniasForAll College Corps Scholarship Compton College is proud to be selected as one of 45 partner colleges to offer the #CaliforniansForAll College Corps, which is a scholarship program designed to engage students in direct service to their communities while earning money for help pay for their college education. This is the […]

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Baltimore-area high school students continue community service amid pandemic

Students from Gilman School and other schools volunteer through the BRIDGES program to provide education, guidance, and fun activities to underprivileged students in the Baltimore City Public Schools. Photo courtesy of Gilman School. After suspending community service earlier in the COVID-19 pandemic, Maryland high school students are back to volunteering in their communities. In 1992, […]

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Community Service Announcements | JOY Media

JOY Media is the diverse voice of the LGBTQIA+ community. We are proud of the support we have provided to non-profit groups through our Community Service Announcement (CSA) program for many years. Our free CSA program is available for small/micro-organizations and services aimed specifically at the LGBTQIA+ community that do not receive significant levels of […]

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Nominations Wanted for the 27th Governor’s Service Awards Honoring Volunteerism and Community Service

If you know an extraordinary Kentuckian or group who works diligently to improve the lives of others, now is the time to nominate them for one of the 2022 Governor’s Service Awards. This is the 27th year of the annual service awards, which recognize the contributions of Kentuckians to their fellow citizens. Each year, a […]

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DSNWK granted community service tax credits

Press release Developmental Services of Northwest Kansas received $150,000 under the Community Service Tax Credit program at the 50% rate through the Kansas Department of Commerce. There were 55 requests of which 29 were granted with a total of $4,084,455.75. $1 million of that went to child care projects. Tax credits are offered to donors […]

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Richard Donnell, Sr. receives the Harold Love Outstanding Community Service Award

JACKSON, TN (TN Tribune) – Atty. Richard Donnell, Senior Advisor to the President of Lane College, received the Harold Love Outstanding Community Service Award from the Tennessee Higher Education Commission. He is one of five faculty/staff recipients from Tennessee institutions of higher learning to win the service award. As a senior adviser, Donnell defends the […]

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The Kitimat Museum will hold a community meeting to discuss the shared facilities project

The Kitimat Museum will hold a community meeting to discuss the shared facilities project The September 6 meeting will be held in the Haisla administration building and the September 7 meeting at Riverlodge Kitimat Museum & Archives is hosting two community meetings for the public to […]

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Community Program Officer – Seven Days Jobs

Here’s a chance to help shape the cultural conversation in Vermont. Use your networking skills, program development experience, and love for the humanities to create exciting programs in our growing organization. This position works with team members and community partners to deliver social studies programs statewide. We are committed to using a diversity, equity, inclusion […]

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Sewa international interns complete 3,200 hours of community service

Sewa International Houston Chapter held an internship gala for its “Get Inspired Houston” (GIH) and “Leadership Development through Community Engagement” (LEAD) interns on August 12 at the TE Harman Center in Sugar Land. The event was designed to celebrate the many accomplishments of over 50 interns this summer. Interns have accumulated more than 3,200 hours […]

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Athens NAACP wants community meeting with superintendent’s selection – WGAU

Alvin Sheats, a former Athens-Clarke County commissioner who is now president of the Athens branch of the NAACP, wants a public hearing before the Clarke County School Board gives final approval to Robbie’s selection. Hooker as the next Clarke County School Superintendent. Sheats wants a community reunion with Hooker, who was named the sole finalist […]

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Princeton Review ranks Saint Michael’s among the best colleges for community service

Students at Saint Michael’s College Fire and Rescue, pictured here in 2018, respond to calls in Chittenden County 24/7. Vermont Business Magazine Saint Michael’s College is recognized for its longstanding mission and passion for community service. The Princeton Review, which publishes annual reviews of the nation’s top colleges, recently ranked Saint Michael’s College #25 on […]

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You ask, we answer: who monitors court-ordered community service? | You ask, we answer

CLEAR WATER (WQOW) – It’s time for another edition of You Ask, We Answer. Friday’s question comes from Ruth wondering, “Where does a person sentenced to community service do community service, and who tallies those hours?” Court-appointed community service can be performed at various locations in the Chippewa Valley depending on the person’s current charges, […]

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Tensions erupt during a community meeting to discuss the arrival of a concrete plant in Middletown

Lake Forest residents have asked questions and voiced their concerns to local leaders about an upcoming concrete batching plant in Middletown. “I congratulate you all for being here because every person here has a huge problem with what is happening across the street,” said one resident. SI Ready Mix is ​​building the factory on land […]

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EPD hopes to expand community service officer program | New

EUGENE, Ore. – The role of a first responder comes in many different forms. As the need for this important work grows, the Eugene Police Department hopes to shine a spotlight on its community service officers. Capt. Billy Halvorson said the community service officer program has been part of the EPD since the 1970s. But […]

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The Alabama Oyster Community Meeting will take place on September 13

The Marine Resources Division (MRD) of the Alabama Department of Conservation and Natural Resources (ADCNR) will host an Oyster Meeting on Tuesday, September 13, 2022 from 1:00 p.m. to 3:00 p.m. at the Bayou La Batre Community and Senior Center located at 12745 Padgett Commuter Rd. in Irvington, Alabama. The purpose of the meeting will […]

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Minister hails UI community service to address social issues

Jakarta (ANTARA) – Social Affairs Minister Tri Rismaharini has hailed the Community Service and Empowerment (PPM) program implemented by the University of Indonesia (UI) as a form of response to social issues. In a statement here on Tuesday, Rismaharini underscored the importance of higher education institutions in contributing to the management of various social issues. […]

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Missouri District 9 Builds Wheelchair Ramps as Part of ‘HELPS’ Community Service Event

Members of IAM District 9 recently constructed two wheelchair ramps as part of the IAM Midwest Territory’s “IAM HELPS in the Community” program. HELPS stands for Honor, Engage, Lift, Provide and Serve. The ramps, funded by donations from union members and built entirely by IAM volunteers, were built for a family in need. More than […]

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Clear Creek School District to Host Community Meeting on New Elementary School Plans

The community is invited to learn about the concept plans for the Clear Creek School District’s new elementary school at a town hall meeting from 6 to 7:30 p.m. Aug. 22 at Carlson Elementary School. The meeting will provide the community with plans for the Old College School on Route 103, as well as other […]

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August 30 City and MTE community meeting to engage the public on rezoning requests associated with the property swap

MURFRESBORO, Tenn. – The City of Murfreesboro will hold a community meeting in partnership with Middle Tennessee Electric (MTE) on Tuesday, August 30, 2022 at 5:30 p.m. at Fire Station 11, 3924 Blaze Dr. 37128. The purpose of the joint meeting is to provide details regarding the City’s request for the proposed rezonings pursuant to […]

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BEC Holds 2nd Community Meeting, BRHS Tour

Residents of Boothbay and Boothbay Harbor attended the second community meeting and tour of the Boothbay area high school on August 10 hosted by the Community School District’s Building Exploration Committee. Lavallee Brensinger Architects gave an overview of the work to date focusing primarily on the proposed new BRHS building and Boothbay Area Primary School […]

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Community service is essential for Arlen Schroeder

Arlen Schroeder is not from Great Bend. But after thousands of volunteer hours over the past 17 years, he knows his adopted home as well as any lifelong resident. Last December, Schroeder was recognized for 1,000 volunteer hours at the Great Bend Chamber of Commerce. He is also a regular volunteer at the Barton County […]

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2022 Education Guide: Partnerships, Community Service in Private Schools

Along with seeing smiling faces amid more masks, there was another theme that RaeNell Houston noticed among students during their 2021-22 school year graduations. Mount Carmel Academy graduates have been accepted to 167 colleges, earning $23.5 million in scholarships. MCA seniors also contributed 60,127 hours of community service. Photo courtesy of New Orleans Catholic Schools […]

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Palestine football team honored with Community Service Award

Aug. 10 – The Palestine Wildcats received the Danny Palmer Outstanding Community Service Award Tuesday at the annual East Texas Kickoff Luncheon. Each year, an award is given to a football program with the most outstanding demonstration of community service. The team whose cumulative volunteer projects are determined to have had the greatest impact on […]

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Hometown Stories: Palestine Football Team Honored with Community Service Award | Sports

The Palestine Wildcats received the Danny Palmer Outstanding Community Service Award Tuesday at the annual East Texas Kickoff Luncheon. Each year, an award is given to a football program with the most outstanding demonstration of community service. The team whose cumulative volunteer projects are determined to have had the greatest impact on their community will […]

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New Sea Wolves Ready for Second Annual Community Service Day |

Freshmen and new transfer students will sign up to participate in various activities and service projects dedicated to bettering the community of Stony Brook and surrounding communities. Stony Brook University will host its second annual Community Service Day on Saturday, August 20, as part of Welcoming New Students Week. Coordinated by the Center for Service […]

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Orlando Magic employees contribute nearly 4,000 hours of community service to Central Florida in 2021-22

ORLANDO – The Magic Volunteer Program (MVP) contributed 3,800 hours of community service for the 2021-22 season (July 1, 2021 – June 30, 2022). More than 100 employees (full-time, part-time, interns, players and coaches) participated in numerous events throughout the year focusing on the Magic’s four areas of focus: raising children and youth, arts, health/wellness […]

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Angelo State Honors Program Wins National Community Service Award

ASU has been selected to receive the National Collegiate Honors Council’s 2022 Community Engagement Award and will be honored at the NCHC Annual Conference. SAN ANGELO, Texas — The Angelo State University Honors Program has been selected to receive the National Collegiate Honors Council’s 2022 Community Service Award and will be honored at the NCHC’s […]

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PSP Community Program | Eyewitness News

WILKES-BARRE, LUZERNE COUNTY (WBRE/WYOU) – A community program started at Kirby Park in Wilkes-Barre on Tuesday morning. It is a community partnership between the Pennsylvania State Police, Troop N Law and Leadership Academy, the PA National Guard, and the Travis Manion Foundation. DA files motion to block Domenick from accessing investigative records Cadets attending the […]

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Community Service Spotlight: Aloha Petroleum, CITGO, Enmarket and Sheetz

NATIONAL REPORT — Giving back through community service efforts and charitable donations is a positive force that keeps many retailers and suppliers in this industry moving forward. Regularly, Convenience store news highlights these philanthropic efforts in this special section. Here are the latest projectors from the company: Aloha Oil Aloha Petroleum is participating in Shell’s […]

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US Higher Education Organization Honors UW-La Crosse Community Program | Local News

A UW-La Crosse program that provides students with real-world, hands-on learning experiences while helping area organizations has received national recognition. UW-L’s Engaged Community Learning Program received the 2022 AASCU Excellence and Innovation Award for Civic Learning and Community Engagement. The American Association of Colleges and Universities (AASCU) awards the award to cite outstanding achievement and […]

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4-H Teen Ambassadors Celebrate Nearly 40 Years of Community Service

The year 1984 was monumental. The movie “Ghostbusters” was released, the MTV Video Music Awards aired for the first time, and the Monroe County 4-H Teen Ambassadors were formed. From the beginning, Teen Ambassadors has built a reputation for community service and youth leadership, both inside and outside the world of 4-H. Members are teens, […]

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OpenHIE will host a 3-day virtual community meeting in September

OpenHIE will host a virtual community meeting over three interactive days, September 13, 15 and 21, 2022. The meeting, “The Journey from Plans to Practice,” will include activities focused on networking, learning from real-world implementations, and participant-led discussions. Between these meeting dates, opportunities will also be available to hold ad hoc meetings and gain access […]

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PGV Hosting Community Meeting on Project, EIS Prep

The Puna Geothermal Venture plant located in Pohoiki in the lower part of Puna. PC: PGV. Puna Geothermal Venture will host a community meeting on Wednesday, August 17 from 5-8 p.m. at the Pāhoa Neighborhood Facility, 15-2906 Pāhoa Village Road. The meeting will provide background information and an opportunity for the public to comment on […]

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The first community meeting was held for the city’s civil rights history project

The City of Fort Collins Historic Preservation Program launched its local Civil Rights History Project and residents were invited to a community meeting on Wednesday, July 27 from 6-7 p.m. The meeting took place in the Colorado River Room of the City Utilities Building at 222 Laporte Ave. A virtual option has also been made […]

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Sonoma Community Meeting Schedule, August 3

A weekly list of community meetings and events, usually free and always open to the public Wednesday August 3 The Sonoma City Council will hold its regular meeting at 6 p.m. The meeting will be a hybrid, both online and in-person at the Sonoma City Council Chamber, 177 First St. W. It can also be […]

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City of Statesboro to Host 2nd Community Meeting on Zoning Updates • The Georgia Virtue

The City of Statesboro is embarking on a process to update its zoning and other development regulations and combine them into a unified development code that will regulate all new construction in the city. The process is being facilitated by Atlanta-based TSW consultants and is expected to continue through mid-2023. The Unified Development Code is […]

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Off-season workouts, community service fueling Sam Burt at fall camp

Chief defensive lineman Sam Burt left the picture for Kansas in Week 1 last season after suffering an arm injury early against South Dakota. Burt only appeared once that year – in Week 9 against Kansas State. Burt, who was on the super-senior roster last year, was expected to be one of the few faces […]

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Community service project helps cancer patients | New

ASHLAND A Boyd County high school student honors the late Julie Ditty Qualls with a community service project. Sydney Kinnel, 17, daughter of Wayne and Tara Kinnel of Ironville, attended the Governors Scholar Program at Morehead State University in July. For her community service project, she crocheted 10 beanies and donated them to the Julie […]

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The MNS Alumni Association holds a community meeting at the MNS Community Center

The Mary N. Smith Alumni Association and the Cultural Enrichment Center (PMT) Project Management Team hosted a community meeting, with approximately 80 residents and local and state officials in attendance, on July 21, 2022, to discuss plans of a community development granted on a contingent basis urban planning grant. Representatives of some of the center’s […]

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City of Buffalo Community Meeting for LaSalle Station Redevelopment

The City of Buffalo and the Niagara Frontier Transportation Authority (NFTA) invite residents of University Heights to attend a public meeting for the LaSalle Station Redevelopment Project on Thursday, August 4 at 6 p.m. at the Gloria J. Parks Community Center (3242 , Main Street). The LaSalle Equitable Transit-Oriented Development (ETOD) kick-off meeting will not […]

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Nominations Open for BR Ashby, MD Award for Outstanding Community Service | Lifestyles

Nominations are now being accepted from area nonprofits to the Danville Regional Foundation for the upcoming BR Ashby, MD Award for Outstanding Community Service. This award, in the amount of $50,000, is a general operating grant named in recognition of the exemplary service and selfless leadership of BR Ashby, MD, founding board member and first […]

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The Paulson and Smith families take community service to heart

Left to right: Sarah Smith, Dustin Smith and Paul Paulson of Grinnell enjoy serving their community and region. It was July 1980. Paul Paulson and his wife, Debby, lived in the Quad Cities where Paulson ran Head Start preschool programs on the Iowa side of the two-state area. “It was a social work program and […]

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Last Dreyfuss Club community meeting this week in White Rock Lake

Site of the Dreyfuss Club at White Rock Lake. Photo by Renee Umsted. The final community meeting to discuss Dreyfuss Club’s rebuilding plans is scheduled for August 2. At the meeting, architects from AIA Emerging Leaders Program will present the initial sketches of the new building. The design is based on feedback from the public […]

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Black-owned business expands community program to help Houston youth find jobs

HOUSTON (KIAH) – SmartScaping Landscaping & Design, a first Black-owned, Houston-based landscaping maintenance and design company, is expanding its “SmartScaping Cares” communityprogram to provide students, aged 16 to 25, with immediate employment opportunities, paid internships within the frameworkof an upcoming co-op program in partnership with HISD schools, and a career path toentrepreneurship in the landscape […]

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Linda and Floyd Dixon embrace community service in North Powder

July 31 – NORTH POWDER – Linda and Floyd Dixon received the ride of their lives at the North Powder Huckleberry Festival last weekend. The North Powder couple, the grand marshals of the festival, helped lead their parade on Saturday, July 30, as they rode in a 1926 REO Roadster, a vehicle that had to […]