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  1. WWII vet writes poetry to describe combat experienceRead the original story w/Photo

    5 min ago | WPTZ-TV Plattsburgh

    A soldier plays taps at the end of Memorial Day services in Margraten, Holland, 1947. Memorial Day, a federal holiday once known as Decoration Day, is always held on the final Monday in May. For more than half a century, Joe Bruni stayed silent about the "hellish day on the bloody sulfuric sands" that took his childhood friend at Iwo Jima.

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  2. Knotty exhibit planned for pope symbolizes life's challengesRead the original story w/Photo

    6 min ago | Lowell Sun

    A knotty exhibit being created for Pope Francis' upcoming trip to Philadelphia will honor the pontiff's teachings by letting visitors acknowledge the challenges in their daily lives. The installation, to be built in the shape of a grotto next to the city's Roman Catholic cathedral, is inspired by a painting called "Mary, Undoer of Knots" that holds special meaning for the pope.

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  3. NSNH Agm and awards_0Read the original story w/Photo

    23 min ago | North Shore News

    North Shore Neighbourhood House's annual general meeting took place on the evening of April 22. Attendees gathered to celebrate the North Vancouver community service organization's accomplishments from the last year, elected the new board of directors, and saw the presentation of the Heart of the Community Awards to deserving members of the public as well as those in the business community. The non-profit neighbourhood house, located in Lower Lonsdale, provides a host of services and programs to community members of all ages.

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  4. Hamilton, already N.J.'s only 'Playful City,' is named a 'Tree City USA'Read the original story w/Photo

    23 min ago | The Jersey Journal

    The township was recently named "Tree City USA" by the Arbor Day Foundation. The distinction marks the ninth consecutive year that Hamilton has earned the title from the nationally-recognized nonprofit group.

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  5. 'Victim 1' in Sandusky case finds his voiceRead the original story w/Photo

    26 min ago | Pocono Record

    Days when his chief concerns are the new friends he met at a party or a truck axel he snapped during an off-roading trip in the foothills of the Allegheny Mountains. Days when he hardly spares a thought to the aging man he helped put in a prison cell hundreds of miles away.

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  6. Tilted Kilt and Anheuser-Busch Launch 5th Annual Military Fundraiser Memorial Day WeekendRead the original story

    27 min ago | Business Wire

    ... Hotel in Las Vegas in 2003. For more information, go to www.tiltedkilt.com . The Folds of Honor Foundation is a non-profit organization that provides post-secondary educational scholarships for children and spouses of military service men and women ...

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  7. La Casa domestic violence shelter sees drop in state funding; begins local campaignRead the original story w/Photo

    30 min ago | Las Cruces Sun-News

    Pat Acosta, batterer intervention and prevention program coordinator at La Casa, works on paperwork in her office. The nonprofit domestic violence shelter serves about 560 people annually.

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  8. Collaboration seen as key for Berkshire nonprofitsRead the original story w/Photo

    52 min ago | Berkshire Eagle

    PITTSFIELD >> Nonprofits play a significant role in the Berkshire economy, but due to limited resources they often struggle to find the services they need to grow by themselves. The solution to some of these issues is collaboration.

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  9. Judge: IBC may access cashRead the original story w/Photo

    57 min ago | Pacific Daily News

    Reconstruction: Workers of the International Bridge Corporation work on the reconstruction work of John F. Kennedy High School in Tamuning on Feb. 15, 2011. Pacific Daily News file photo A federal judge in Kansas has temporarily allowed the builder and maintenance contractor for John F. Kennedy High School to access cash that had been subject to an IRS levy.

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  10. Collection boot stolen from outside Boylston Street firehouseRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Boston.com

    A collection boot with donations for the Muscular Dystrophy Association was stolen from outside a Boston firehouse this weekend, according to officials. The fire boot and an attached metal box were taken from outside the Boylston Street firehouse, home to Engine 33 and Ladder 15, late Saturday night.

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  11. 'Amazed' at new migrant-money fraudRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | ANSA.it

    ... we can do it," he said. Cantone's comments follow the Saturday arrest of Alfonso De Martino, president of the non-profit Un'Ala di Riserva, accused of stealing more than one million euros intended for migrant aid and investing the money in property ...

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  12. Dozens participate in 'Carry The Load' on Memorial DayRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | KFVS12

    Firefighters, soldiers and many more made their way west on Broadway and onto North Kingshighway to Cape County Memorial Park. Carry The Load is a non-profit organization that seeks to restore the true meaning of Memorial Day.

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  13. Nature: Four-toed SalamandersRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | The Inquirer & Mirror

    ... that host populations of this species in the spring of 2016! The Nantucket Conservation Foundation is a private, non-profit land trust that depends on contributions from our members to support our science projects, conservation property ...

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  14. Kelowna's most wantedRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Castanet.net

    Crime Stoppers is asking the public's assistance in locating the following male who is wanted on a province-wide warrant as of May 25, 2015. O'Reilly is described as a 33-year old Caucasian male, 6'0" tall and 161 lbs.

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  15. ADVISORY - MLSE Foundation awards Toronto Raptors Community Action...Read the original story

    1 hr ago | Canada NewsWire

    MLSE Foundation and Scarborough-native Jamaal Magloire will surprise local non-profit YouthLink on Tuesday, when the organization will be awarded the first $50,000 Toronto Raptors Community Action Grant presented by Just Energy Foundation . Magloire and MLSE Foundation Chair Aris Kaplanis will be joined by Just Energy Vice President of Marketing, Alan Shulman for the announcement.

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  16. Mom of fallen soldier builds retreat for grieving familiesRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Seattle Post-Intelligencer

    She looks past the construction and sees a home where grieving families of fallen military service members will come to heal. Here is the oversize kitchen where widows and their children may one day gather amid pleasant tastes and smells to share memories of their loved ones.

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  17. Firefighter breaks record for mile run in full gearRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | News12.com

    Brendan Corcoran said he made the attempt in an effort to raise awareness about growing cancer rates among firefighters. He ran to benefit the Code 3 for a Cure Foundation, a nonprofit organization that supports firefighters battling cancer.

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  18. CNinsure to Attend Upcoming Investor ConferencesRead the original story

    2 hrs ago | GlobeNewswire

    ... Chetong.net, a public service platform for the insurance industry and (4) eHuzhu ( www.ehuzhu.com ), the first non-profit online mutual aid platform in China. Our extensive distribution and service network covers 27 provinces in China, including ...

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  19. West Shore Middle Schoolers Come Together to Support VeteransRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Patch.com

    ... A portion of the proceeds will be donated to the Blackhorse 4 Heroes charity of Bethany, Connecticut. They are a non-profit organization that provides equine therapy for disabled veterans. Thomas Acri, a teacher at West Shore Middle School, said his ...

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  20. Summer food program to offer free meals at 44 sites for Wichita childrenRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | The Wichita Eagle

    For millions of children who count on free breakfasts and lunches during the school year, summertime can be a hungry time. "They absolutely need those meals," said Signe Anderson, senior child nutrition policy analyst for the Food Research and Action Center, a Washington-based nonprofit.

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