Good News Headlines 12/19/17



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World Bank To End Financial Support For Oil And Gas Extraction

by Larry Elliott, The Guardian

Bank announces in Paris it ‘will no longer finance upstream oil and gas’ after 2019 in response to threat posed by climate change… Read More

 


 

Boston Comedy Stars To Perform At Cancer Benefit Show

by Matt Juul, Boston Metro

Eugene Mirman, Lenny Clarke and a slew of the Bay State’s veteran comics will take the stage at the Center for Arts at the Armory in Somerville on Tuesday night for Stand Up to Cancer… Read More

 


 

Massachusetts Is America’s Healthiest State, According To New Rankings

by Gintautas Dumcius, Mass Live

The Bay State is the healthiest in the US, based on 35 measures based on behavior, environment and clinical care data, according to the annual report… Read More

 


 

Cannabis Commission Exploring Ways To Help Communities Hurt By Pot Ban

from Statehouse News Service/Boston Metro

The Cannabis Control Commission is looking into how the new marijuana industry can benefit those affected by earlier laws against weed… Read More

 


 

How Perman Hardy, 59, Helped Drive Doug Jones To Victory In Alabama’s Black Belt With Her SUV

by Connor Sheets, al.com/Good Black News

A native of the unincorporated community of Collirene, she has done about as much as one person possibly could to boost turnout in the impoverished, majority-black county with a population of just 10,458 people… Read More

 


 

Couple Who Gambled On Bitcoin In 2012 Donates All Of Their Gains To Cancer Research

from Good News Network

Instead of profiting off of the financial windfall, Halle Tecco and Jeff Hammerbacher just announced that they donated all of their bitcoin gains to the MUSC Hollings Cancer Center in South Carolina… Read More

 


 

Recycling Air Pollution To Make Art

by Rob Matheson, MIT News

Startup’s system captures particle matter from diesel exhaust and turns it into inks and paints… Read More

 


 

‘Secret Santa’ Settles $40,000 Worth Of Layaway Holiday Gift Bills

by Lee Moran, HuffPost

The big-hearted stranger, whom store staff have nicknamed “Santa B,” pulled a similarly generous stunt at the same outlet last year… Read More

 


 

Beautiful South African Christmas Tree Is Made Of Recycled Materials

by Katherine Martinko, Treehugger

Every year, the town of Barrydale makes a magnificent tree using upcycled plastic, ribbons, and interactive lighting… Read More

 

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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...

Where:
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

Where:
Caffe Nero
368 Congress St
Boston, MA  02210
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Contact Name: Soni
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