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St. Patrick's Day rural festivals 2018 | The Craic in North Mayo 360˚around

St. Patrick’s Day 2018 in rural towns of Ireland in the North Mayo, Killala, Ballycastle and Crossmolina. Festival parades in small scales and the late evening one from Crossmolina dressed all in green lights | #stPatricksDay2018 #Mayo360 #Ballycastle360 #irish #ruralIreland

CRAICing News

Minnesota Rural Equity Project looks rural issues – including broadband

The Bemidji Pioneer reports on Minnesota Rural Equity Project…

Growth and Justice, in a combined effort with the Coalition of Greater Minnesota Cities, the Greater Minnesota Partnership and the Minnesota Asset Building Coalition, are pushing the Minnesota Rural Equity Project.

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Pine Hill Church

What still remains of Pine Hill Christian Church can be found on a quiet dirt road in Brooks County, Georgia. Though records are unclear, it seems this church was founded in the last half of the nineteenth century by former slaves only a few miles from… 86 more words


WEEKEND EDIT: Going up the country

“Gonna leave this city, got to get away”

So I think ‘Public Holiday Weekend’ is my second favourite set of three little words. Especially in Melbourne where we get a whopping 11 public holidays a year, and as you can’t just work and save them for your annual leave (unlike at home in the UK) it means you get a few little long weekends dotted throughout the year to give you a wee break from work. 912 more words


Breezy Day, Ridley, Kent : Thomas Hennell

… a moment of vision …

“We look, in landscape painting, not primarily for a rationalised statement, nor for a description of fact but for the moment of vision,” 171 more words


Parvathamma's Lesson

A lesson in Rural Livelihoods and Urban Demands

Parvathamma would come daily to office, in Tumakuru, Karnataka. Everyone just called her “Flower lady”. Her job was to go around and provide fresh Jasmine strings to women in the office, and to adorn the photo of Goddess Lakshmi. 444 more words

Epiphanies And Evolution

Kimi Ora school - how could Fonterra and Richie resist?

Fonterra is celebrating five years of its milk in schools initiative by asking Fonterra ambassador, Richie McCaw, to make some special milk deliveries by helicopter to four lucky primary schools around the country. 26 more words