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How Zanzibar’s Butterfly Farmers Are Saving The Environment

by Aarian Marshall, Good Magazine

Charcoal is big business in Zanzibar, the East African archipelago off the coast of Tanzania. The World Bank estimates that 90 percent of the region’s energy needs are met through the burning of charcoal… Read more

 


 

10 Coolest Eco Products Of 2015

by Cole Mellino, EcoWatch

EcoWatch featured many innovative products this year that help consumers reduce their impact on the Earth… Read more

 


 

Massive City Park Revitalized In Crime Area Of Philadelphia

from Good News Network

A Philadelphia man is leading the charge to reclaim an 86-acre city park that had become overgrown with weeds and trash while becoming a haven for crime… Read more

 


 

This New Coffee Business Is Helping Silicon Valley’s Homeless Help Themselves

by Naila Kelani, Good Magazine

Silicon Valley is notorious for its class disparity; the same areas known for their booming tech businesses and extravagant wealth also maintain some of the highest rates of homelessness in the country… Read more

 


 

Hawaii Surprises Gay Veterans With The Wedding Of Their Dreams

by Chloe Fox, Huffington Post

The state's tourism industry is finally trying to position itself as a destination for same-sex couples… Read more

 


 

New Year Brings Minimum Wage Hikes For Americans In 14 States

by Eric M. Johnson, Reuters/Reader Supported News

As the United States marks more than six years without an increase in the federal minimum wage of $7.25 an hour, 14 states and several cities are moving forward with their own increases, with most set to start taking effect on Friday… Read more

 


 

Wind, Solar Power Soaring In Spite Of Bargain Prices For Fossil Fuels

by Joby Warrick, The Washington Post/Reader Supported News

Wind and solar power appear set for a record-breaking year in 2016 as a clean-energy construction boom gains momentum in spite of a global glut of cheap fossil fuels… Read more

 

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Daily Astrology

December 10, 2018

Memories and experience spill over into this morning’s activities. Strength and resolve may be enhanced by an innate sense of knowing or familiarity. A reconnection with someone from the past could be a valuable contribution to a current situation…
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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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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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