Good News Headlines 10/3/17



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Volunteer Pilots Swoop Into Puerto Rico With Supplies And Leave With Survivors

by Kelly Weill and Emilie Plesset, The Daily Beast

Paul Weismann got the call for help Monday night at his home in Connecticut. By Tuesday afternoon, he was flying to Puerto Rico on his personal plane, with food, water, and power generators as his passengers… Read More

 


 

Owl Stuck In Truck Survives Trip Through New England, Released To Wild

from the Associated Press

An owl that was hit by a truck last spring and traveled from Massachusetts to New Hampshire wedged between the truck cab and trailer is ready to hunt crawfish and moles again… Read More

 


 

Boston Forum Will Tackle How To Raise Next Generation Of Women In STEM

by Kristin Toussaint, Boston Metro

“Cracking the Code: The Next Generation of Women in STEM” will bring experts together to talk about how we get young women involved in science, technology, engineering and math… Read More

 


 

Boston-Area Companies Help Fund DACA Renewals For Local Dreamers

by Kristin Toussaint, Boston Metro

The Boston Foundation announced an initiative this week to help cover some people’s DACA renewal fees… Read More

 


 

This Teacher Came Up With A Lesson Plan For Combating Hate

by Nicole Slaughter-Graham, Good Magazine

After the divisive 2016 presidential election, Nicole Newman-Darbois looked for ways to help her high schoolers address the angst and fear many of them admitted to feeling about the future… Read More

 


 

Royal Caribbean Sends Ship On Humanitarian Mission To Puerto Rico, Nearly 2,000 Evacuated

by Robin Respaut and Dave Graham, Reuters

Thousands of people lined up at San Juan harbour on Thursday to board a cruise ship that will take them from Puerto Rico to the U.S. mainland in one of the largest evacuations since Hurricane Maria slammed Puerto Rico more than a week ago… Read More

 


 

Deshaun Watson Donates First Game Check To Cafeteria Workers Hit By Harvey

from ABC 13

It’s been one month since Hurricane Harvey left a trail of devastation across the Houston area. Already a fan favorite, Texans quarterback Deshaun Watson decided to do something that left a group of NRG Stadium workers in tears… Read More

 


 

A New Jersey Swim Team Embraces Autism In The Pool

by Chris White, Salon

POV documentary “Swim Team” highlights the Jersey Hammerheads, a team for teens on the autism spectrum… Read More

 


 

Brazil Backs Off Controversial Plan To Open Amazon Forest To Mining

by Lorraine Chow, EcoWatch

The Brazilian government announced Monday that it has reversed President Michel Temer’s decree last month to open up a protected Amazon reserve to mining… Read More

 

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December 17, 2018

This morning, career demands and other responsibilities may have to come before preferred activities. The Aries Moon’s testing square to Pluto pits pioneering spirits against the entrenched powers that be. Because the Moon is drawing close to Uranus…
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December 2018

Start your holiday week off right with a special yoga/meditation class. Sun salutations in honor of the winter solstice coupled with Yoga Nidra will leave you feeling rested, relaxed, and ready to...

Cost: $17

Where:
Yoga Anita
Dragonfly Wellness Center
176 Jackson Rd
Devens, MA  01432
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Sponsor: Yoga Anita
Telephone: 978-227-8297
Contact Name: Anita Perry
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The holiday season is a time for family and friends to gather, to give gratitude for the gifts of love that we share, and for us to create new memories to cherish in our hearts. But the holidays...

Cost: $65

Where:
Private Office
6 Royal Crest Drive
Apt 11
North Andover, MA  01845
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Sponsor: Sacred Spiral Dance
Telephone: 978-973-6637
Contact Name: Diana Harris
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Kinetic Chain Release, moxibustion and past life regression at Leapin Lizards. Every third Sunday: 9/16/18 10/21/18 11/18/18 12/16/18 For information, call Leapin Lizards at (207)...

Where:
Leapin Lizards
449 Forest Ave
Portland, ME
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Telephone: (207) 221-2363
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This three-part series attunes you as a conduit to the healing system of Kundalini Reiki, a firey earth-based feminine energy. Kundalini Reiki is a gentle yet powerful modality to channel healing...

Cost: $150

Where:
Akasha Studio
20 Birch Street
Roslindale, MA  02131
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Sponsor: Miriam Katz, Shamanic Healer
Telephone: 617-545-5142
Contact Name: Miriam Katz
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The class is a combination of qi gong, yoga, meditation, and relaxation followed by a cup of healing tea. The class, developed by Korean enlightened master Ilchi Lee, is based on Sundo, a...

Cost: $10

Where:
Divine Paradigm
58b Macy St
Amesbury, MA  01913
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Contact Name: Brad Fanger

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The Shortest Day of the Year and the Longest Night To Be Without A Home On December 21, 2018 at 12:00 PM, at the Church on the Hill, 140 Bowdoin St. Boston MA  02108 (on the side of the...

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Church on the Hill
140 Bowdoin St.
Boston, MA  02108
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Sponsor: Interfaith Homeless Memorial Committee
Telephone: 617-523-4575
Contact Name: Kevin Baxter

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During this evening Winter Solstice Celebration we connect deeply with the Christ Being/Solar Logos and the different archangels as we prepare for the 12 holy nights following the Solstice evening....

Cost: $75

Where:
Circles of Wisdom
386 Merrimack Street
Suite 1-A
Methuen, MA  01844
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Sponsor: Circles of Wisdom
Telephone: 978-474-8010
Contact Name: Cathy Kneeland
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Tired of missing opportunities that could further your life, your education, even your work? Tired of missing threats that continue to hold back your life, your education, even your work? Sit down...

Cost: $40

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Caffe Nero
368 Congress St
Boston, MA  02210
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