Good News Headlines 4/11/17



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A Family Planning Miracle In Colorado: Program Has Teen Births And Abortions Drop By Half, And It’s Heading To Other States

by Valerie Tarico, AlterNet

A cascade of benefits follows from reducing unsought pregnancies: better health and education for women, more financial security for families, healthier babies, and less strain on social services dedicated to helping families with lower incomes or wealth… Read More

 


 

Reebok Aims To ‘Grow’ Plant-Based, Sustainable Shoes Out Of Cotton And Corn

by Kristin Toussaint, Boston Metro

The new line, which may eventually be completely compostable, is part of a growing trend among manufacturers to be more environmentally friendly… Read More

 


 

Candlewick Press, Girl Scouts Of Eastern Massachusetts Partner To Build Strong Women

from Bay State Parent

Candlewick Press and Girl Scouts of Eastern Massachusetts are partnering on April vacation and summer camp programming that uses acclaimed books featuring strong, independent girls to nurture Girl Scouts’ confidence and love of reading… Read More

 


 

How One Boston Teacher Is Building Self-Esteem With A Song

by Tonya Mosley, WBUR

Many of her students have come back to the school after graduation to thank her for helping them feel good about themselves… Read More

 


 

Desalination Breakthrough Turns Seawater Into Drinking Water

by Chris McDermott, EcoWatch

The ultimate goal is to create a filtration device that will produce potable water from seawater or wastewater with minimal energy input… Read More

 


 

The Washington Post Just Became The First Major Newspaper With Women Covering Every Sports Beat

by Anya Alvarez, Good Magazine

While sports have the power to create barrier-breaking diversity, sports journalism has remained immune… Read More

 


 

Judge Orders Chimp To Be Freed From Zoo Enclosure In Historic Ruling

by McKinley Corbley, Good News Network

Animal rights advocates have long fought for the freedom of Cecilia the chimp – and now, she may finally be granted access to a better life… Read More

 


 

Record-Breaking Female Astronaut Defies Odds Yet Again

by Kate Ryan, Good Magazine

Peggy Whitson is no stranger to defying steep odds. As a NASA astronaut, she’s broken several records as the first woman to command the International Space Station… Read More

 

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Daily Astrology

December 11, 2018

Early birds may feel discontent. A pre-dawn lunar square with Venus can magnify unmet needs. However, moods quickly rebound. Aspirations and expectations are great as the workday begins. The waxing Aquarius Moon is harmoniously engaged with Jupiter…
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Join us the second Tuesday evening of the month for a Reiki Share in the Usui Reiki system of natural healing. We are a gathering of Reiki practitioners who share experiences, practice...

Cost: Free

Where:
Northeast Reiki Center
61 Nicholas Road, Suite B2
Framingham, MA  01701
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Sponsor: Northeast Reiki Center
Telephone: 508-808-5696
Contact Name: Lou Orsan
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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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Please join us at our monthly meetings, second Wednesday each month September - June in Westboro, MA. A welcoming community working for the greater health and wellbeing of all. Contact...

Where:
Sohum Yoga and Meditation Studio
30 Lyman St
#108B
Westborough, MA
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Journaling can be a part of your inner work and is, in fact, on the tree of contemplative practices.  Whether you are a meditator or keep a journal or neither of the above, all are welcome to...

Cost: Free

Where:
Waltham Public Library
735 Main Street
Waltham, MA  02451
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Sponsor: Louise Goldstein
Telephone: 617-710-6145
Contact Name: Waltham Public Library
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Sponsored by the Canton Spiritualist Church. Held at the Blue Hills, Canton, MA. Psychics, mediums, readings for a fee. Free healings.

Cost: Free admission

Where:
Blue Hills
Canton, MA


Sponsor: Canton Spiritualist Church
Telephone: (617) 469-2568

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Discover the power of body tapping and nature based solutions that will help you: More effectively manage and ease chronic pain issues. Clear stuck energy with body tapping. Learn the basic...

Cost: $49

Where:
Clearpoint Center
259 East Street
Stafford Springs, CT  06076
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Sponsor: Clearpoint Center
Telephone: 860-684-3994
Contact Name: Steve Munn
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With Susie Masters We warmly invite you to join us for The Winter Solstice Workshop. Celebrate the shortest day while giving yourself the space to feel and experience the now. During this...

Cost: $45

Where:
State of Grace Yoga and Wellness Center
104 East. Hartford Ave.
Uxbridge, MA  01569
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Telephone: 508-278-2818
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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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