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  1. Island County issued rent vouchers for homeless veteransRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Whidbey News-Times

    ... start to get homeless veterans placed quickly. Lisa Clark, director of the Island County Service Center for the Opportunity Council, said with their homeless veteran outreach program, they will be in a position to refer eligible individuals to the ...

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  2. Lawmakers can ensure opportunity for students, economic growth with...Read the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | North King County

    ... demand to produce a diverse and world-class workforce. According to the Boston Consulting Group's (BCG) report Opportunity for All: Investing in Washington State's STEM Education Pipeline, only nine out of 100 children born in Washington will go on ...

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  3. Farmworker Students to Intern in D.C.Read the original story

    17 hrs ago | PRWeb

    ... of my education, my mental capacity now allows me to view every risk not as a fearful situation, but as an opportunity to continue being who I am, and who I am yet to become - no matter the circumstances," states Lionor, a 20 year old student from ...

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  4. Applause, skepticism greet NYC mayor's anti-poverty planRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Seattle Post-Intelligencer

    ... than 45 percent of New Yorker s live at or near the poverty line, which is defined by the Center for Economic Opportunity as $31,156 for a family of four in 2013, the most recent year available. About 100,000 people are expected to be lifted above ...

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  5. Boundless Steps Ahead - An internship with the Southeast Asian Education Coalition opened doorsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 17 | Northwest Asian Weekly

    ... the unity of communities, I believe the bill I helped organize around, House Bill 1541 (closing the educational opportunity gap) would not have gone as far as it did this year. This internship started with a small photo campaign raising awareness of ...

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  6. College Soccer: Next chapter begins for Peninsula men's programRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 13 | Peninsula Daily News

    Opportunity beckons for both the Peninsula College men's soccer team and newly hired head coach Cale Rodriguez. Taking control of the powerhouse Pirates program is the first collegiate head coaching position for Rodriguez, 27, a native of the southern California city of Norwalk.

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  7. Lawmakers can ensure opportunity for students, economic growth with...Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 10 | Redmond Reporter

    ... demand to produce a diverse and world-class workforce. According to the Boston Consulting Group's (BCG) report Opportunity for All: Investing in Washington State's STEM Education Pipeline, only nine out of 100 children born in Washington will go on ...

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  8. Preparing students to compete in high-tech job marketRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 7 | Seattle Times

    ... in STEM jobs, according to a 2014 BCG study. Students educated here deserve a better shot. The 2014 study, "Opportunity for All," recommended that Washington double the number of students graduating from state colleges and universities with STEM ...

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  9. HART Celebrates 25th Anniversary of Americans with Disabilities ActRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 7 | Mass Transit

    ... on the basis of race, color, sex, national origin, age, and religion. The ADA and ADAAA also assure equal opportunity for individuals with disabilities in terms of access to businesses, employment, transportation, state and local government programs ...

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  10. DOJ sues Oklahoma university for discriminating against Trans womanRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 3 | Seattle Gay News

    ... energy on our top priority, that of educating our students.' Another federal agency, the EEOC (Equal Employment Opportunity Commission) has brought suit against Saks Fifth Avenue, charging that the iconic clothing store illegally discriminated ...

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  11. Senior activities - Thu, 02 Apr 2015 PSTRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 2 | The Spokesman-Review

    ... Place. For more information, call (509) 926-1937. Senior Writers - Meets from 9:30 a.m. to noon each Tuesday at Opportunity Presbyterian Church, 202 N. Pines Road. Share memories and read stories. $1 per person. For more information, call (509) ...

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  12. Plans formalizing following bond winRead the original story

    Monday Mar 30 | Liberty Lake Splash

    ... approval to use the GC/CM model for the renovation and expansion of five schools - Evergreen, GES, Chester, Opportunity and Sunrise elementary schools. Other projects will be handled as design-bid-build projects, including the K-2 school, which ...

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  13. Internet outages reveal gaps in U.S. broadband infrastructureRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 27 | KIMA

    ... said Agriculture Secretary Tom Vilsack, co-chairman of President Barack Obama's newly created Broadband Opportunity Council. In northern Arizona last month, tens of thousands of residents were without Internet service - some for up to 15 hours - ...

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  14. MoreRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 27 | KHQ-TV Spokane

    ... slice of Democrats' proposed $257 million increase in higher-education spending. Two scholarship programs, the Opportunity Scholarship for low- and middle- income students majoring in science, engineering, math or technology, and the State Need ...

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  15. Washington Democrats release budget proposalRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 27 | The Columbian

    ... slice of Democrats' proposed $257 million increase in higher-education spending. Two scholarship programs, the Opportunity Scholarship for low- and middle-income students majoring in science, engineering, math or technology, and the State Need ...

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  16. Internet outages reveal gaps in US broadband infrastructureRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 27 | Seattle Post-Intelligencer

    ... said Agriculture Secretary Tom Vilsack , co-chairman of President Barack Obama 's newly created Broadband Opportunity Council . In northern Arizona last month, tens of thousands of residents were without Internet service - some for up to 15 hours - ...

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  17. NASA's Opportunity rover finishes Martian marathonRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 25, 2015 | KXLY-TV Spokane

    It certainly won't be troubling any earth-based runners' personal bests, but NASA's long-serving Mars rover Opportunity set a significant benchmark Tuesday as it clocked in 26.219 miles -- the first-ever Martian marathon. "This is the first time any human enterprise has exceeded the distance of a marathon on the surface of another world," said John Callas, Opportunity project manager at NASA's Jet Propulsion Laboratory in Pasadena, California.

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  18. Zags' unofficial mascot gears up for gamedayRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 24, 2015 | KHQ-TV Spokane

    ... denying climate change if they want federal disaster preparedness funding. PASADENA, Calif. (AP) - NASA says the Opportunity rover has passed the marathon mark for driving on Mars. The space agency said Tuesday the rover's odometer checked in at ...

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  19. FEMA wants governors to stop denying climate changeRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 24, 2015 | KHQ-TV Spokane

    ... denying climate change if they want federal disaster preparedness funding. PASADENA, Calif. (AP) - NASA says the Opportunity rover has passed the marathon mark for driving on Mars. The space agency said Tuesday the rover's odometer checked in at ...

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  20. Developer who didn't repay loans gets New Jersey tax creditsRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 22, 2015 | Seattle Post-Intelligencer

    ... to take advantage of incentives aimed at creating low-income housing in the city under the state's 2013 Economic Opportunity Act. The $57 million deal to renovate 175 homes is funded by a mix of federal tax credits, a federal loan and a $26 million ...

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