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Community activist and organizer Frank Gottie is also trying to make sense of the shooting. "People shooting up candlelight vigils, where is it safe now?
Alachua County residents - elected leaders, Chamber of Commerce members, community activists and regular citizens - gather at tables in a conference room at UF Health Shands cancer hospital on Tuesday evening to discuss infrastructure priorities.
Rachel Sollinger, an Evanston resident and community activist, said she has personally accompanied Evanston immigrant families to the post office so they could get passports.
Active Ennis sports and Amenity Park, Lees Rd has been renamed in honour of the co-founder of Clare Community Games and one of Clare's best known community activists. Cecilia O'Sullivan, the wife of the late John O'Sullivan, today unveiled a plaque ...
Thousands of Haitians that are under Temporary Protected Status (TPS) in the United States received on Monday a six month reprieve, in what many advocates and activists in South Florida fear is the last extension of the immigration program.
TransLink ads in Richmond are increasingly ending up in only Chinese. Community activist Kerry Starchuk considers a lack of policy to include a Canadian official language to be harmful to community harmony.
Helma Dahlman is recognized for 50 years of volunteer service with her very own street sign. Making the presentation were, from left, finance Minister Joe Ceci, Dahlman, the City of Calgary's Merle Jensen and city manager Jeff Fielding.
Community activist Rebecca Gilliar, who helped organize an under-the-radar write-in campaign to unseat then Village of Great Neck Mayor Ralph Kreitzman and two others in 2013, has now set her sights on the man at the head of the ticket she backed in ...
The arrest of community activist Blanca Guitz Pop in Coban, Guatemala on April 27, 2017. Photo by Jeff Abbott. Blanca Guitz Pop gave a thumbs up as she stood, handcuffed, next to her brother, Rolando Guitz Pop, outside of the courthouse in Coban, Alta ...
Community activist Gregg Weiss has filed to run for a spot on the Palm Beach County Commission. Weiss, who serves as vice chair of the West Palm Beach Planning Board, vice chair of the Palm Beach County citizen's Committee on Airport Noise and as ...
COLUMBIA - The president for Race Matters, Friends said Monday the Columbia police Department should openly discuss the death of Clarence Coats, who was killed Saturday night in what has been described as an "exchange" of gunfire with police.
The six Goldman Environmental Prize winners onstage at the 2017 ceremony are shown here. Mark! Lopez, the winner from North America, is second from the left.
Norman Bristol Colon might be a candidate for elected office for the first time in his life, but he has been on the campaign trail since he was 5 years old.
San Diego, CA: Sunday, May 7, 2017 the City of San Diego renamed Welling Way and Madrone Ave. in honor of longtime community activist Ms. Kathleen Harmon. Despite the rainy weather that could not stop the celebration among community leaders, family ...
A community activist is demanding the Memphis Police Department to do a better job of tracking runaways and how often those cases need a City Watch alert.
City Council President Herb Wesson convened a group of community activists this week for what he billed as the first of many meetings devoted to finding ways of reforming the Los Angeles police Department.
John Woodcock has been officially confirmed as the Labour-Cooperative candidate for Barrow and Furness at the general election after members of the local community who he has supported during his time as an MP joined forces to sign his nomination ...
Baton Rouge, LA (LOCAL 33) (FOX 44) - Community activist Gary Chambers was arrested Wednesday evening at the Baton Rouge Metro Council meeting.
UH Law Professor Randall W. Roth, a longtime activist on behalf of the community who, among other things, helped topple former trustees of the Bishop Estate through his "Broken Trust" essay and book, is retiring as a professor at the William S ...
Wichita, Kan. (KSNW) Wichita police Chief Gordon Ramsay says his department is seeing a rise in gang activity, and with summer right around the corner, the chief called a meeting with several community action programs.
The developer of a contested four-story housing and retail project in San Francisco's Mission District has reached an agreement with community advocates, a.
The Eastside Cafe has served as a community organizing space in El Sereno for over 13 years. (Photos courtesy of the Eastside Cafe).
Xolobeni - South African Australian-owned mining company Mineral Commodities Ltd (MRC) is suing a West Coast community activist and two Centre for Environmental rights (CER) attorneys for defamation. The company is claiming over R1m in damages, ...
Chicago -- police say a gunman shot at a 15-year-old victim with a semi-automatic rifle at the corner of 18th and Halsted streets in the Pilsen neighborhood last ...
Longtime Greater Hockessin Area Development Association member and community activist Fran "Franny" Swift has passed away following a battle with cancer.
Longtime Greater Hockessin Area Development Association member and community activist Fran "Franny" Swift has passed away following a battle with cancer.
NEWBURGH - The head of an anti-violence initiative says there is a direct correlation between homicide and poverty and people in poor areas need to be provided with opportunities to advance.
NEWBURGH - The head of an anti-violence initiative says there is a direct correlation between homicide and poverty and people in poor areas need to be provided with opportunities to advance.
community activists are urging Hampshire residents to boycott a popular Hampshire venue and picket a Nigel Farage event. Organisers of Stand Up To Racism alongside The Art House Cafe owner, Jani Franck, are urging artists and music enthusiasts to ...
judges are scheduled to hear arguments on Monday in Richmond, about the halted revised travel ban. Protesters filled airports, after President Donald Trump, issued the terms of his original travel ban which barred citizens from seven Muslim majority ...
Why are so many community activists, journalists and priests killed in Mexico during "random acts of robbery"?? Hailey Mannering.
With great sadness, we announce the passing of a Living Legend, Community Activist, Husband, Father, grandfather and Friend-John Lewis Gray, 82.
Out on the North Shore of Staten Island, an abandoned train line is slowly rotting away. Its coastal tracks have collapsed into the water, its elevated stations are covered in vines and rust, and homeless camps have taken over its flooded cuts.
Galway Bay fm newsroom - Community activist Brendan Smith has been named Galway City Council Volunteer of the Year, at the fourteenth Annual Mayor's Awards.
community activists rallied outside the chief of sanitation's office Monday, saying trash has become a major problem in local neighborhoods.
Meet the gay community activist running for Atlanta City Council. Tyai Green - a community activist and former leader of the organization that hosts Atlanta Black Gay Pride - is running for Atlanta City Council and campaigning to unseat a two-term ...
BROOKLYN - community activists rallied outside the chief of sanitation's office Monday, saying trash has become a major problem in local neighborhoods.
Jan Washburn, a community activist and pioneer of the Broadview Park neighborhood near Fort Lauderdale, has died. She was 90, her daughter said.
When Shane Hale graduated from Waldron high school, he had more than 20 scholarship offers from schools all over the country. Prestigious universities such as Notre Dame, Vanderbilt, Baylor and others had offered him generous scholarships.
The second passage of an ordinance is supposed to be perfunctory, but Thursday afternoon's special City Council meeting to give final passage of the Community Safety Act turned into a boisterous battle between community groups advocating for the new ...
The New York police Department's body camera program launched this week, but not without a fight from activists.
GREENVILLE, Mich. - To know 72-year-old Gisela Peek was to know a woman involved and in love with what she did and who she knew. "Gisela was intent upon leaving this world better than when she came," said Greenville Mayor Pro Tem Frances ...
A Portland community activist asked the City Council on Wednesday to station a ranger at a park that's seen its share of violence.
The Florida fish and Wildlife conservation Commission needs help capturing pythons, like the 133-pound snake pictured here. The agency is appealing to the public.
Community activist Tim Hollis to run against Fred Richardson for Mobile city council. by Jasmine Williams. Tuesday, April 25th 2017.
Community activist Tariq Jahan blasts louts who torched piles of rubbish in Winson Green. Shocking video footage shows the refuse ablaze just off Winson Street, in Winson Green, in the early hours of Monday morning.
Abboud, a 45-year-old Phoenix lawyer and community activist, became the first Democrat to throw her hat in the ring for the 2018 race for Republican Sen. Jeff Flake's seat, announcing her candidacy April 10 - shortly after the longtime independent ...
Community activist John Marano, who along with the Throggs Neck Merchants Association organized treepit cleanups in 2016 along East Tremont Avenue between Miles and LaSalle avenues, also lauded the effort.
Laders of Ogulagha community in Burutu Local government Area of Delta State and environmental activists have urged the Federal Government to compel oil and gas multinationals to stop gas flaring.






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