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  1. NGWREF awards $40,000 to developing nations' projectsRead the original story

    Tuesday Sep 23 | Water Well Journal

    Four projects in Haiti, Malawi, the Philippines, and Uganda will receive a total of $40,000 for the purpose of helping populations have safe drinking water, the National Ground Water Research and Educational Foundation announced today. The NGWREF Developing Nations Fund provides small assistance grants to benefit the quality of life for people in developing economies around the world without access to plentiful supplies of potable groundwater.


  2. Holyoke Medical Center Dr. Richard Levrault collecting supplies for people in HaitiRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Sep 13 |

    Dr. Richard Levrault Jr., a critical care physician at Holyoke Medical Center, is raising funds for a human service organization which helps the impoverished people of Haiti. Levrault, of South Hadley, has traveled to Haiti over the past few years to assist the Haitian Health Foundation, an organization founded, in 1982, by his uncle.


  3. 23 dead, 32 injured in Haiti bus accidentRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 9 | 13WHAM

    Authorities in Haiti say 23 people died and 32 were injured in a bus accident west of the capital of Port-au-Prince. Nadia Lochard with the Civil Protection Agency says the bus went down a ravine after the driver apparently lost control late Tuesday in the coastal town of Petit-Goave.


  4. Road accident in southern Haiti kills 24, injures 37Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 9 | The Baltimore Sun

    A truck accident killed 24 people and injured 37 on Tuesday on a highway in southern Haiti near the city of Petit-Goave, officials said. The truck was carrying passengers on the main highway from the capital Port-au-Prince to the city of Jeremie, according to Haiti's civil protection agency.


  5. SCA grad joins father at Elysburg dental practiceRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 24, 2014 | The News Item

    Dr. Allison Hirsch graduated from the Maurice H. Kornberg School of Dentistry at Temple University in May and will be joining the dental practice operated by her father, Dr. David C. Hirsch, at 138 S. Market St. Allison Hirsch earned the degree of Doctor of Dental Medicine at Temple.


  6. The Alamance Scene: Woman's Club Thrift Store saleRead the original story

    Aug 18, 2014 | Burlington Times News

    Alamance County voters can meet and hear from the candidates as they begin to consider options for the upcoming elections.


  7. Arthur downgraded to tropical stormRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 5, 2014 | 13WHAM

    The storm's winds weakened to 70 mph Saturday morning. Arthur was moving at about 22 mph and located about 65 miles southwest of Yarmouth, Nova Scotia.


  8. Arthur weakening, downgraded to tropical stormRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 5, 2014 |

    Arthur was downgraded to a tropical storm early Saturday as its winds weakened to 70 mph .


  9. Arthur Headed for Nova Scotia After Downgrade to Tropical StormRead the original story

    Jul 5, 2014 | The Washington Post

    Tropical storm Arthur, downgraded from a hurricane, is moving toward Nova Scotia, threatening to disrupt a music festival on Prince Edward Island after causing delays to July 4 celebrations from Maryland to Maine.


  10. Hurricane Arthur Weakens As It Pulls Away From North CarolinaRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 4, 2014 | CBS Local

    Hurricane Arthur's was a category two hurricane when it hit North Carolina Thursday night but has since downgraded to a category one.


  11. Little Haiti Cultural CenterRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 14, 2010 | Miami New Times

    Just because your wallet may be a little on the slim side doesn't mean you have to spend the entire weekend getting your fingers orange from eating too many cheese puffs and watching... It's a new week -- a time to start fresh, clean the slate, wipe away the weekend's mistakes and bad decisions.


  12. UN awards Rwandan police peacekeepers in HaitiRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 14, 2014 | Abiwacu

    The United Nations awarded the Rwanda Peacekeepers serving under the UN Stabilisation Mission for Haiti with medals for their outstanding performance in building the capacity of the Haitian National [] The AU-UN Hybrid Peacekeeping mission in Darfur has awarded Rwanda peacekeepers medals and certificates of merit, in recognition of the job well ... (more)


  13. Non-profit spotlight: Norwich based Haitian Health FoundationRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 4, 2010 |

    Two months after the devastating earthquake hit Haiti , we are still hearing of stories of survival, need and assistance.


  14. Your View: Haiti work worthy of recognitionRead the original story

    May 26, 2014 |

    The Boivin Center for French Language and Culture at University of Massachusetts Dartmouth recently presented a most worthwhile program in the Grand Reading Room of the Claire T. Carney Library.


  15. Death toll lowered to 17 in road accident in southwest HaitiRead the original story

    May 4, 2014 | Reuters

    Authorities in southwest Haiti have revised the death toll from a road accident on Saturday saying that 17 people were killed and another 17 were injured.


  16. 20 die in Haiti crash after bus drives off cliffRead the original story

    May 4, 2014 | Korea Herald

    A bus plunged over a cliff in a coastal city in southwestern Haiti and 20 people died, the government said late Sunday.


  17. Haiti bus crash claims 23 livesRead the original story

    May 4, 2014 | Sunday Herald

    The crash occurred near the coastal town of Roseau, east of Jeremie. Most of the dead were from the town of d'Anse d'Hainault on the far western tip of the southern peninsula.


  18. Overloaded truck crash kills 23 in HaitiRead the original story

    May 4, 2014 | The China Post

    A truck filled with food and street vendors overturned Saturday in Haiti, killing 23 people and wounding two dozen others.


  19. Truck crash kills 23 in HaitiRead the original story w/Photo

    May 4, 2014 |

    A truck filled with food and street vendors overturned on Saturday in Haiti, killing 23 people and wounding two dozen others.


  20. Bus crash kills 23, injures 17 in southwest HaitiRead the original story

    May 3, 2014 | Reuters

    The mayor of the city of Jeremie, Ronald Etienne, told Reuters that the cause of the accident was not known.