Monthly Archives: October 2021

America’s drug use crisis worsened during the pandemic

The forced isolation, interruption of treatment, and resource demands caused by the pandemic have set America back in its efforts to end the opioid epidemic. What we observe: It’s not just opioids. The use of other substances, especially alcohol, has increased over the past year and a half, and experts …

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Frat Ban Lifts for Class 2025

The lift, which took place on Monday, was welcomed by many freshmen as an opportunity to fully integrate into the campus culture. by Manasi Singh | 52 minutes ago The six-week “frat ban” for the class of 2025 was lifted last Monday. The ban is a directive of the Greek …

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Head of Custody and Infection Prevention Servicon President and CEO appointed to the Executive Leadership Council of the American Heart Association Greater Los Angeles

“Having recently had a heart problem myself, I know that most women have different symptoms and challenges than men. I want to help an important and wonderful organization like the American Heart Association support and educate women with heart problems, “said Laurie Sewell, President and CEO of Servicon. CULVER CITY, …

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Insurance plan for health care workers extended by 180 days

Home ” General ” Health ” Insurance plan for health care workers extended by 180 days Posted By: Gopi 20 October 2021 New Delhi, October 20 (SocialNews.XYZ) The central government on Wednesday extended the “Pradhan Mantri Garib Kalyan Package: Insurance Scheme for Healthcare Workers Fighting Covid-19” for a further 180 …

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BITS & BYTES: NightWood returns to the mountain; ACA open enrollment; BCC virtual open day; Zoom conversation with journalist Timothy Egan; 18 Degrees expands youth program

NightWood returns to The Mount from November 4th through December 31st LENOX – The Mount, Edith Wharton’s Home presents its second year NightWood, an outdoor sound and light experience that immerses visitors in a fantastic winter landscape inspired by the architecture and surroundings of the place. This year’s NightWood combines …

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Indigenous farm workers did not have access to resources and information in their language during the pandemic

Listen to the story here. A new report by researchers and community-based organizations released on Monday shows that indigenous farm workers across California lacked the information and resources to protect themselves during the coronavirus pandemic. Dr. Sarait Martinez is the executive director of the Centro Binacional para el Desarrollo Indígena …

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In the run-up to COP26, the Red Cross-Red Crescent Movement makes five requests to world leaders: “It is not too late to act: the survival of humanity depends on the measures we take today” – World

The following joint statement can be attributed to the Presidents of the International Federation of Red Cross and Red Crescent Societies (IFRC) and the International Committee of the Red Cross (ICRC) ahead of COP26 on the final day of the Red Cross-Red Crescent Summit on Pandemics, Climate Change and Local …

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Health calendar published October 13, 2021

The Minnesota River Area Agency on Aging provides advocacy, information, resources, and support so that older adults can maintain the lifestyle of their choice. To learn more about this and other presentations and training from the agency, visit mnraaa.org/calendar. Live chat with a specialist can also be accessed online at …

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Governor Abbott prepares resources in response to the threat of severe weather from the cold front and Hurricane Pamela | Texas Governor’s Office

October 12, 2021 | Austin, Texas | Press release Governor Greg Abbott directed the Texas Division of Emergency Management (TDEM) today to prepare state response and recovery resources to the potential threat of severe storms, heavy rainfall, and flash floods from a cold front interacting with the humidity of Hurricane …

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9/11 commissioners meet at Indiana University

BLOOMINGTON, Ind. – After September 11, 2001, America was attacked by foreign enemies. Less than a year ago, the results of the last presidential election were controversial, Congress was bitterly divided, and the country’s intelligence services were asked what they knew and when they did. Indiana celebrates 20 years since …

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Johanna Kugler: Advocacy for the whole child, team and community

Johanna Kugler I’m Johanna Kugler: mother, wife, educator, volunteer, community member and hobby farmer. I work at Open Arms Childcare & Preschool and I wear a variety of hats: educator, coach, parenting trainer and back-of-the-house expert, including licensing, public and environmental health regulations, scholarship creation, billing and student / teacher …

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Longtime Stockton educator, mentor dies at 84

Mable “Jimi” Choice, an educator, poet, mentor, and longtime Stockton resident who influenced a number of lives, died suddenly on September 24th. She was 84. Choice was affectionately known by a number of nicknames – Jimi, Ms. Choice, and Nana – she was an educator and counselor for the Stockton …

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Update on the latest sports | Minnesota News

MLB-NL WILD CARD Dodgers win in Taylor’s explosion LOS ANGELES (AP) – Chris Taylor has inducted the Los Angeles Dodgers into the NL Division Series. Taylor slammed a two-out, two-run homer from Alex Reyes in the bottom of the ninth to give the Dodgers a 3-1 triumph over the St. …

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Therapist Reena Nath emphasizes the role of the family in the child’s development

Families not only play a crucial role in the development of the overall personality, but actively influence the psychological adjustment of adolescence, problem-solving strategies, strengthening of self-confidence and the ability to set clear goals. The healthy functioning of these interaction patterns increases the psychological well-being of an individual. Experts around …

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Shango is the Pink Ribbon spot for October

Shango Cannabis will be selling its signature line of pink merchandise throughout National Breast Cancer Awareness Month in October. “Shango is honored to serve these brave cancer survivors,” said Shango controller Julie Dubocq. “Providing resources that can help them succeed on their recovery path has become an integral part of …

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Worthington Industries publishes its Corporate Citizenship and Sustainability Report 2021

COLUMBUS, Ohio, October 5, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) – Worthington Industries, Inc. (NYSE: WOR) today announced the release of its Corporate Citizenship and Sustainability Report 2021, which summarizes the company’s key performance and metrics for fiscal 2021 in several key areas including culture, citizenship, corporate governance, and environmental health and safety. …

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Treehouse wins national award for helping foster children

Treehouse, a nonprofit foster child organization with programs in Spokane, received one of 10 Classy Awards for social innovation. Seattle-based Treehouse supports the additional needs of foster children and runs Graduation Success to increase high school graduation rates and the newer Launch Success program for college students. Treehouse has programs …

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Dynamic Integrated Services Expands GSA Vets Dominic Sale and Stacy Riggs into Business Optimization Practice; Quote by Mark Forman

Dynamic integrated services has named former General Services Administration executives Dominic Sale and Stacy Riggs as Vice President or Senior Manager within the company optimization practice. Mark Forman, executive vice president for enterprise optimization practice at DIS, said in a statement released on Wednesday sale and Rigs bring their expertise …

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Women In Leadership Luncheon comes in October

EL CAJON – The 19th annual Women In Leadership Luncheon, honoring those who make a difference in their communities across San Diego County, is back in person this year. The annual event, hosted by the San Diego East County Chamber of Commerce based in El Cajon, went online last year …

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Hospital appoints new palliative director

The questioner and mirror (Oct 2, 2021) After 15 years in palliative care and in the hospice and 30 years as a nurse, Debbie Dolan was selected to lead the Palliative & Supportive Care of Nantucket (PASCON) supported palliative care program at Nantucket Cottage Hospital. As the new director, Dolan …

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EarlyAct program at Travis Elementary begins in year 13

Travis Elementary School recently started its 13th year of EarlyAct, a personality development program offered in partnership with the Rotary Club of San Marcos. EarlyAct is a Rotary International-sponsored youth program for elementary school students ages 5-13. According to the Rotary Club of San Marcos, the program conveys and promotes …

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