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Israelsohn and Noss to receive social action award

By Shelley A. Sackett

JANUARY 11, 2018 – BEVERLY – When Eve Israelsohn Noss was a child, her mother, Elaine Israelsohn, and a friend started the Ipswich League of Women Voters (LWV). 604 more words


Introducing, #GlobalGoals

Last month I joined an incredible group of global educators as a #TeachSDG Ambassador.    Charged with teaching and spreading awareness of the Global Goals… 580 more words


The limits of Historic Preservation

St Louis is a city tied up in historic preservation. Most of the city is in some historic neighbor or another. Is this a good thing? 160 more words

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2018 New Hope

So yesterday I came across this article on Instagram written by a group of amazing women bloggers out of NYC. The title of the blog is what got my attention as it shines light on issues all business women have to deal with, at least from time to time! 429 more words

Community Building

(Re)Design for Good

Recently, I read a great article in CityLab called “How Architects Can Design ‘Coherent and Peaceful Cities'”. This piece profiled Diébédo Francis Kéré, an architect native to Burkina Faso, who was commissioned to design the new National Assembly building after the former was destroyed by fire in an uprising that took place three years ago. 686 more words


My Neighbour: The Magi's renewed beginning

For the last few days the journey of the Magi has taken you through previous thoughts of mine. Today marks the beginning of a renewed beginning as I continue to move forward into my new reality in this journey of discovery I have dubbed “My Neighbour”.

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How can an Olympian change a city?

Time to look at Jair Lynch who is an American gymnast and real estate developer in Washington, D.C., in the United States. He won a silver medal in the parallel bars at the 1996 Summer Olympics. 691 more words