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Update 24 February plus notice of meeting

Our meeting Wednesday 1st March 8.00 pm Parish Centre. We would love to have new people consider joining, and if you have professional experience to offer even better. 117 more words

Litter Pick 5th March

The next Horndean litter pick will be on the 5th March and again commence at Morrisons, Horndean from 9:30. Many thanks to Horndean Parish Council who have sponsored £500 worth of litter picking equipment which helps us to buy 10 pick tools, high vis vests and bag hoops. 24 more words

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Falling short.

As Betsy DeVos settles into her new office at the Department of Education, she has some major issues to contend with, other than her complete lack of experience. 750 more words

Teaching

EHDC Second Council Tax Cut

At tonights Full Council meeting we agreed to again cut our share of Council Tax.

In the last few years the amount each Council receives from Central Government has reduced and despite this we have found areas to make savings and generate additional income so that we offset this reduction in income without any loss of services. 143 more words

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2017 Grass Cutting Programme

2017 Grass Cutting programme

The Grass Cutting programme for 2017 will begin on Monday 27th February. This programme includes the cutting of those Hampshire County Council highway verges and open spaces under the control of East Hampshire District Council . 71 more words

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Looking for a place to live without "bullets flying through the property"

A University of Texas law professor and community leaders recently spoke with tenants at an apartment complex in Sunnyside, a historically African-American community in Houston. Their visit was described in an email this way: 1,285 more words

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Article: Losing a Son in the New York State Prisons

No one should have to die just because one is sent away to prison.  Yet, the story below is not new. Not everyone can withstand the mental and physical pressures of imprisonment especially when they are treated little better than warehoused cattle. 518 more words

Terrible Wrongs - Other Cases