Good News Headlines 2/6/18



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The Surprising Community That’s Holding The Largest Beach Cleanup Ever

by Emma Loewe, Mind Body Green

What began as a few nature lovers, the cleanup team eventually amassed hundreds more helping hands, then thousands… Read More

 


 

Boston Awarded $150K Grant To Help Feed BPS Students Healthy Meals

by Kristin Toussaint, Boston Metro

Mayor Marty Walsh accepted the award to support BOSFoodLove at the U.S. Conference of Mayors in Washington… Read More

 


 

More Than 80 Cats Adopted From Cafe Where Diners Can Play With Them

from SunnySkyz

A cafe in Australia gives diners the chance to play with up to 15 cats while waiting for their desserts and it has helped more than 80 cats find a home… Read More

 


 

Stripes Of Wildflowers Across Farm Fields Could Cut Pesticide Spraying

by Damian Carrington, The Guardian

The stripy fields have been planted across England as part of a trial to boost the natural predators of pests that attack cereal crops… Read More

 


 

Lena Horne, Legendary Performer And Civil Rights Activist, Honored With U.S. Forever Stamp

by Lori Lakin Hutcherson, Good Black News

Born in Brooklyn, NY, on June 30, 1917, Horne was a trailblazer in Hollywood for women of color and used her fame to inspire Americans as a dedicated activist for civil rights… Read More

 


 

Why Animal Testing In Cosmetics Will Soon Be A Thing Of The Past

by Katherine Martinko, Treehugger

Dr. Catherine Willett explains how advances in biology are finally allowing ethics to catch up with science… Read More

 


 

Norway Decides In Favor Of Wild Reindeer Over Energy

by Melissa Breyer, Treehugger

The government rejected plans for a wind farm in Bygland over concerns it could threaten the wild reindeer who call the area home… Read More

 


 

Chile Adds 10 Million Acres Of Parkland In Historic First

by Elizabeth Royte and Michael Greshko, National Geographic

American philanthropists and the Chilean government pledged to protect the land nearly a year ago. Now, it’s official… Read More

 


 

NYC’s Homeless Men And Women Soon To Have Access To Free Vending Machines

from WBUR

People who are homeless in New York City will be the first in the country to have access to free vending machines, dispensing items like food, socks, shampoo, books and more… Read More

 

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May 27, 2018

The Scorpio Moon aligns with Venus, Jupiter and Neptune to form a heavenly triangle in the sky, a water sign Grand Trine. Spurred on by the waxing and nearly full Moon, emotions swell. Happily, the celestial harmony promotes deeply loving ties, blessed…
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May 2018

Full Flower Moon - Healing herbs for women's health Part I Tonic herbs for hormonal balance: fertility, normal cycling, aging. Please email rjrcnm@gmail.com if interested. Attendees will...

Cost: Drop in Fee $10 includes all materials and handouts.

Where:
Jefferson, MA


Sponsor: Hillside Herbals
Telephone: 508-847-8615
Contact Name: Rachel Ross
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With Lama Surya Das and Philip Goldberg featuring music by David Whetstone $10 • SVED Lama Surya Das and Philip Goldberg meet to discuss how a 200-year East-To-West transmission...

Cost: $10

Where:
Scottish Rite Masonic Museum & Library
33 Marrett Road
Lexington, MA  02420
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Sponsor: Lexington Community Education
Telephone: 781-862-8043
Contact Name: Craig Hall
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Feel the bliss of opening your spine, while being totally supported and meticulously aligned. Great for sciatica and low back pain! Classes also held Saturday mornings.

Cost: $18 drop in

Where:
Bliss Through Yoga
484 Bedford St
East Bridgewater, MA  02333
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Sponsor: Bliss Through Yoga
Telephone: 508-331-3564
Contact Name: Janice
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8 Week Mindfulness Based Stress Reduction Course with Erin Woo Tuesdays, May 1 - June 19, 6–8:30 pm *Includes an all day retreat on Saturday, June 9 from 9 am - 4 pm Come explore the...

Cost: $290

Where:
Balance Bethlehem
2087 Main Street
Bethlehem, NH  03574
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Sponsor: Balance Bethlehem
Telephone: 603-869-2125
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YogaLife studio would like to offer this opportunity to slow it down, step back, notice your breath and sit quietly in community. Join us Thursdays from 5:40-6:30 PM. No Yoga...

Cost: Free

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YogaLife Institute
6 Chestnut Street
Suite A
Exeter, MA  03833
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June 1 - 3, 2018 Barbara Brennan School of Healing presents a Weekend Immersion Workshop in Brennan Healing Science: The Brennan Method of Energy Healing with Anne Hoye, BBSH School Dean Come...

Cost: $325

Where:
Doubletree Hilton Hotel
11 Beaver Street
Milford, MA  01757
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Sponsor: Barbara Brennan School of Healing
Telephone: 508-893-9915
Contact Name: Anne Hoye, BBSH School Dean
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June 1 - 3 All cultures have created rites of passage in which the adolescent bids goodbye to dependency and becomes an adult. The Call to Adventure is for men and women ready to discover their...

Cost: $350/weekend

Where:
Earthlands Retreat Center
Glasheen Rd
Petersham, MA
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Sponsor: Circles of Air and Stone
Telephone: 802-387-6624
Contact Name: Sparrow Hart
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Early Bird Special! Save $15 if you register before May 24th! Class includes: An Infinite Possibilities workbook and certificate of completion. Must register in advance to ensure that...

Cost: $85

Where:
Circles of Wisdom
90 Main Street
Andover, MA  01810
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Sponsor: Circles of Wisdom
Telephone: 978-474-8010
Contact Name: Cathy Kneeland
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Psychics, mediums, angel readers, spirit art. Reiki, chair massage, IET, Gaiadon Heart, crystal healings, etc. Sign yourself up for a few appointments and bring your friends! Appointments...

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Women of Wisdom
118 Washington Street
North Easton, MA
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