Good News Headlines 3/20/18



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The Catholic Church Where The Homeless Are Welcome To Sleep In The Pews

by Deacon Greg Kandra, Patheos

An average of 225 homeless people seek safety and rest on the pews in the sanctuary of St. Boniface church in San Francisco every day, thanks to The Gubbio Project… Read More

 


 

‘They’re Standing Up And Saying Something’: Students March To State House To Call For Stricter Gun Laws

by Lisa Creamer, WBUR

Students across Massachusetts walked out of classes, marched and rallied last Wednesday in solidarity with a national day of activism calling for stricter gun laws… Read More

 


 

Family Caregivers, Whose Labor Is Valued At $500B, Are Finally Gaining More Formal Notice

by Tom Riley, WBUR

This nation includes over 40 million people — most of them family members — who provide care to loved ones that is valued at half a trillion dollars each year, nearly on par with what the federal government spends on Medicare or Medicaid… Read More

 


 

Counter-Protestors Outshine Westboro Baptist Church Protest Of Gay RB Jake Bain

by Cam Smith, USA TODAY

The onslaught of support wasn’t lost on Bain, who spoke to the St. Louis American about the protests and his greeting to the counter-protestors who supported him… Read More

 


 

Microsoft Offers To Help Ghana Man Teaching Computing On A Chalkboard

by Mark Molloy, The Telegraph

A Ghanaian teacher’s resourceful use of a chalkboard to teach students with no access to a computer about ICT has caught the attention of Microsoft who have offered to help his class… Read More

 


 

How A Visit To The Barbershop Can Help Men Lower Blood Pressure

from CBS News

Trim your hair, your beard, your blood pressure? Black men reduced one of their biggest medical risks through a novel project that shows the power of familiar faces and trusted places to improve health… Read More

 


 

Free Clothing Hung On Streets To Help The Homeless

by Janissa Delzo, Newsweek

In an effort to help the homeless population, a French organization is urging people to hang up their spare clothes outdoors… Read More

 


 

Versace To Stop Using Fur In Its Collections

by Olivia Petter, Independent

Despite fur once being a staple component of Versace’s opulent aesthetic, the Italian designer explained that she no longer feels comfortable with the concept of using real fur in an interview with The Economist’s 1843 magazine… Read More

 


 

Bank Signs One Contract, Goes 100% Renewable By EOY

by Sami Grover, Treehugger

Fifth Third Bank shows us just how easy it is becoming for corporations to source all of their electricity from renewables… Read More

 

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December 2019

Join us for a day of holiday shopping while enjoying angel card readings, animal communication, mediumship, palmistry, and other energy sessions from some of New England's top intuitive and...

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Castleton Event Center
58 Enterprise Dr
Windham, NH  03087
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“Bringing Energy into Matter” Learn basics of Tachyon, Zero Point Energy and Quantum Physics Tachyonized products and healing tools for purchase Participate in a seeing...

Cost: Free (preregistration is required)

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The Sanctuary for Celestial Empowerment
10 Grassmere Avenue
Suite #300
West Hartford, CT  06110
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VFW Post 2597
775 Boston Rd, Rt 3A
Billerica, MA
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Sponsor: The Spiritualist Fellowship Church Of New England
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A beautiful collection of messages from Jeshua Ben Joseph (Jesus) that will transform your life, as it did his. Coming together to study these teachings, to ponder, to savor, to deepen our...

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Heart and Soul Holistic Healing Center
130 Massapoag Avenue
Sharon, MA  02067
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With Pata Suyemoto, PhD Most of the time treatment plans are implemented in a top down fashion, where doctors or teams of practitioners determine what is best for the client and the steps that...

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CHA Central Street Care Center
26 Central Street
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Somerville, MA  02143
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45 Post Office Park, #4502
Wilbraham, MA  01095
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Join Vesta for a free Divorce Resource Night to gather information about all aspects of the divorce process. About this Event: Are you separated, divorced, or in the process of divorce?...

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Fairway Independent Mortgage Corporation
180 Wells Avenue
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Newton, MA  02459
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At our free Divorce Boot Camp, you will learn how to manage the legal, financial, real estate, mortgage and personal issues related to divorce. About this event: Are you considering, going...

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Skylark Law & Mediation, PC
9 Main Street
Southborough, MA  01772
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Bridge Healing Arts Center
304 Main Street
Farmington, CT  06032
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Four week series for girls ages 11 and up with Leigh Sloss This series of classes will focus on some of the most effective yoga and mindfulness skills for reducing stress and anxiety.  In a...

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YogaLife Institute of NH
6 Chestnut Street
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Exeter, NH  03833
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Faust Family Constellations presents The Constellation Approach™ Seminar with Jamy and Peter Faust, facilitators. All issues with family lineage, career, relationship, illness and...

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Belmont, MA


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Learn to overcome spinal tensions through therapeutic postures, designed to decompress your spine and relieve pain. Taught by a certified yoga therapist, classes bring you through poses...

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Bliss Through Yoga
484 Bedford St
East Bridgewater, MA  02333
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