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For the Sake of the Poor

Christmas is fast approaching. I know that most of us don’t really want to think about it yet, but will you bear with me just once as I share a few things with you?   493 more words

Concept mapping (not storyboarding)

I can hardly believe it’s been almost two weeks since my last post to the page. How time flies!

The last time we spoke I was preparing for a storyboarding workshop with Cat. 663 more words

Crowdfunding

Out of Sight

If you’ve ever been to a historic spot or a well travelled tourist location you may notice that many of these structures have set up defenses against pests like pigeons and squirrels.  1,493 more words

Say Goodbye...

First off, allow me to apologize for my absence. I have been attending tax preparation classes and working. I’m also learning to play the guitar in my spare time. 935 more words

Business

Seniors Grateful, Disappointed by Social Security Increase

WILKES-BARRE — Some senior citizens were excited, and others were disappointed Wednesday when the Social Security Administration announced that social security and supplemental income benefits will increase 1.7% next year. 222 more words

News

Cruelty in Action: Cities Across the Country are Making It Illegal to "Food Share", Give Food to the Homeless

Today, National Public Radio has highlighted and publicized a troubling story about the rise of bans on “food sharing” or distributing food to the homeless in various cities across the nation.   23 more words

#BeyondFood: Food Poverty Campaign

Did you know that 1 in 4 children in UK live in poverty? Did you know that food prices in the UK have increased by 43.5% between 2005 and 2013? 492 more words

Society