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A proposal by the Boys and Girls Club of Summerside to the City of Summerside to allow it to use a property it has purchased to help in the creation of programs to curb youth crime and drug addiction in the city, is to be applauded. a Last week, the club's request to move ahead with the project went before the city's technical services department.
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Crews with the Charles City Fire Department spent their Sunday morning fundraising for the Muscular Dystrophy Association . According to Mayo Clinic, muscular dystrophy is said to be a group of genetic diseases that can impact and damage muscle fibers in children and adults.
6 hrs ago | Los Angeles Times
A shallow magnitude 3.5 earthquake was reported Sunday afternoon 6 miles from Covelo, according to the U.S. Geological Survey. The temblor occurred at 1:17 p.m. PDT at a depth of 3.7 miles.
Assistant Undersecretary for Technical Services Ahmed Al Khayyat revealed that the Ministry has initiated a feasibility study on the application of virtual computers technique. The technique is one of the strategic projects that aim to provide a complete administrative security system for computers by acquiring a modern technique that depends on a virtual environment which organizes and rations the use of traditional computers, and also optimizes the use of all available resources.
Jelks, a fish biologist with the U.S. Geological Survey, posted this comment on the FOGCC Facebook page along with several photos: "Has anyone seen what the University constructed at the 13th Street tunnel? It is now nearly impossible to get a bike through. In fact, in the time it took to take these photos, several cyclists approached, then turned around and crossed the street at the light.
This photo released by the U.S. Geological Survey office in Ann Arbor shows a lake sturgeon on April 5, 2010. The Little River Band of Ottawa Indians is conducting its annual sturgeon release this weekend at the Big Manistee River.
For the first time, astronomers have detected water ice clouds, like the ones that shroud Earth, around a dim celestial body outside of our solar system. Scientists discovered evidence of the alien water ice clouds in infrared images of a newly discovered brown dwarf that's as cold as the North Pole.
In this Sept. 6, 2014 aerial photo provided by the U.S. Geological Survey, lava advances from the Kilauea volcano in Pahoa, Hawaii.
It should be a great weekend for the National Championship Air Races. But there is a lot more to do than that this weekend.
Levels of pesticides continue to be a concern for aquatic life in the nation's rivers and streams in agricultural and urban areas, according to a new U.S. Geological Survey study spanning two decades . It was noted that pesticide levels seldom exceeded human health benchmarks in any of the streams studied.
Democrats running in five highly competitive governors races this year have vowed to expand Medicaid coverage through ObamaCare if they are elected, something that could result in 1.7 million new people getting covered. The dramatic stakes in the governors' races come even as Democrats are fearful they could lose the Senate, leaving President Obama playing defense over the final two years of his presidency against a Republican Congress.
Chattanooga officials gathered Thursday morning to officially kick off a three-day Fill the Boot fundraiser for the Muscular Dystrophy Association . For the next three days, from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m., firefighters will be out collecting donations in fire boots for MDA.
I am author of the book "Caring for Our Parents" and resident fellow at The Urban Institute, where I am affiliated with the Tax Policy Center and the Program on Retirement Policy. I also write a tax and budget policy blog, TaxVox, which you may read at Forbes.com or at http://taxvox.taxpolicycenter.org/ Before joining Urban, I was a senior correspondent in the Washington bureau of Business Week.
In this Sept. 6, 2014 photo released by the U.S. Geological Survey, surface flows have recently cut a swath through thick forest from the June 27 lava flow from the Kilauea volcano in Pahoa, Hawaii.
The Indiana Department of Homeland Security and other partner agencies are encouraging Hoosiers to register and participate in this year's Great Central U.S. ShakeOut, which will be held at 10:16 a.m. on October 16th.
According to the U.S. Geological Survey data, the 2.9 magnitude earthquake occurred under the Sloan School on North O'Connor Blvd, north of Rochelle Rd and near Murl Dr Why register? Complete our quick FREE registration form to have access to post in our blogs, classifieds, business listings, and leave comments in our stories.
Updated: Sun Sep 14, 2014 08:16 pm
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