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The Sandbox Annual An Evening of Believing℠ Prom Prep Begins with Kick-Off Party

Around this time each year, there’s a flurry of activity for The Sandbox, an organization that supports families in the region with a child diagnosed with cancer or a life-altering illness. 286 more words

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Update - 29th April

Monthly meeting next Wednesday 4th May – 8.00 pm Parish Centre – Come along to let us know your views.We try to finish by 9/9.30p.m. … 120 more words

Listen: Shining a light on environmental injustice in the colonias

TxLIHIS staff members work on a wide range of issues across the state. To highlight some of that work, I’ll occasionally record brief conversations with our staff on the issues with which they’re currently engaged. 1,991 more words

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For Job Creation, Local is Better

In his 1993 book The Selling of the South, historian James C. Cobb writes about Southern states’ Depression-era invention of using tax breaks, free land, and cheap labor to woo businesses to locate new industrial facilities in our region to remedy the desperate unemployment of the period. 1,050 more words

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#ReentryWeek: Sunnyside residents have a vision for fair chances at housing

The U.S. Justice Department has declared this week “National Reentry Week” to shed light on the challenges faced by formerly incarcerated individuals. The… 1,115 more words

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Taylor Wimpey Withdraw Appeal

Chalk Hill Road was one of the sites that Taylor Wimpey sought to build on in 2015 and was refused by EHDC in line with the feedback from the ‘Where To Build Consultation’ we organised. 141 more words

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