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30 Hour Famine

Hello! :) It’s been a little while since I’ve posted!

Today I’m here to tell you about a challenge/event that I’m doing with my youth group. 249 more words


The Tunnel

The Tunnel

Just disappeared. The kid went down a playground slide, one of those enclosed ones  He never came out at the end. One assumed he just stopped was climbing back up or just ran out of speed but no he vanished. 1,537 more words

Building Bridges: How Will You Help Your Community?

At the 9th Annual New London Talent Show, Franc Grams opened with the following performance sharing a truth too many children in this country know as their reality. 419 more words


The Glass Castle by Jeannette Walls

*Trigger Warning: This memoir discusses sexual, physical, and emotional abuse, poverty, mental illness, and alcoholism.*

I had heard about this memoir from a friend who said it was fantastic, so when I found a copy at a book sale, I decided to snag it up to read later. 456 more words


Paddy Power exploiting Ruby Walsh and Willie Mullins. Abuse of Power for the inside track.

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Willie has seven runners in the Irish Grand National and Ruby’s made his choice

Ruby Walsh: Burrows Saint is my pick to rise on Easter Monday…

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Counting the poor, measuring poverty

Just before the Holy Week break, the Philippine Statistics Authority (PSA) reported that the country’s poverty incidence dropped to 16.1% of families in the first half of 2018 from 22.2% during the same period in 2015. 1,670 more words