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Advocates say Alabama housing trust fund funding could help prevent homelessness

Anne Rygiel runs a homeless men’s shelter in Birmingham called Firehouse Ministries. As the weather gets colder and the holidays approach, Rygiel has to turn away more people every night for lack of room to sleep. “It can be a matter of life or death,” she said. There are 92 …

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Baker-Polito administration provides funding for 8 new MWRTA vehicles – Framingham SOURCE

in full transparency, here is a press release from the Baker-Polito administration *** BOSTON – The Baker-Polito administration today announced, December 21, a total of $ 8.9 million for municipalities, aging councils, nonprofits and other entities to use under the Transit Subsidy Program administered by the Massachusetts Department of Transportation …

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structures targeted for demolition at Bridgeport, Martins Ferry | News, Sports, Jobs

Photo by JD Long – Martins Ferry Mayor John Davies was tasked with demolishing the old Cravat Coal building in Bridgeport after its recent fire, but he said there were other structures in the nearby neighborhood of Martins Ferry who could also be the target of shaving. Martins Ferry Mayor …

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Commissioners approve $ 7 million for mental health programs

Kitsap County’s mental health and chemical addiction programs received a boost with $ 7 million in funding over the next year. The financial support will fund nearly three dozen projects in Kitsap County aimed at improving the lives of people with mental health issues or chemical addictions, officials said. “This …

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Vince Harper is remembered as a friend, lawyer, mentor and father figure

Ever since Vince Harper was a child he strove to pay attention to others and always managed to leave a good impression among his friends and family. It was a constant message delivered Thursday afternoon at a life-celebration ceremony for the beloved non-profit worker, who died last month at the …

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Jackson Park renovation and name change planning continue

Residents of Potrero Hill met on Zoom in October to discuss new designs, public art opportunities and potentially renaming Jackson Park. Participants generally wanted more open spaces and an American Disabilities Act-compliant community center with indoor and outdoor bathrooms. There was also support to add a dedicated off-leash dog play …

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Notice board | Lifestyles | siouxcityjournal.com

Regional programs * Please call ahead to make sure programs are available. * Volunteer tutors, part-time instructors and substitute instructors to help people learn to read, write or spell, learn math, graduate high school from the GED program, or learn to read and to write English. 494-1964. Aging Connection Zone …

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The Damien Center is looking for young adults to participate in an HIV awareness program – WISH-TV | Indianapolis News | Indiana weather

INDIANAPOLIS (WISH) – The Damien Center is looking to build a team of people to help deal with an increase in HIV diagnoses among young adults. In 2019, the Indianapolis area recorded approximately 271 new HIV diagnoses. Of those, 55 were young adults, according to state data. The representatives of …

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