Good News Headlines 3/27/18



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An Important Win For The World’s Largest Tropical Wetland

from World Wildlife Fund

The world’s largest tropical wetland notched an important win today with new commitments that require sustainable development of the Pantanal, a 42-million-acre wetland that touches three countries… Read More

 


 

Boston Nonprofit Creates Tool Kit To Help Student Activists Stop Gun Violence

by Kristin Toussaint, Boston Metro

Stop Handgun Violence is helping teenagers contact elected officials and pass ballot measures in an effort to end gun violence… Read More

 


 

Tens Of Thousands Of Protesters Gather On Boston Common For ‘March For Our Lives’ Rally

by Carrie Jung, Max Larkin and Lisa Creamer, WBUR

The Boston demonstration against gun violence was among hundreds of protests taking place across the U.S. Saturday in the wake of last month’s school shooting in Parkland, Florida, that killed 17 people… Read More

 


 

Wikipedia Often Overlooks Women In History — So A Team Of Volunteer Editors Are Making Their Stories Heard

by Lara Nicosia and Tamar Carroll, Good Magazine

Movements like #MeToo are drawing increased attention to the systemic discrimination facing women in a range of professional fields, from Hollywood and journalism, to banking and government… Read More

 


 

Utah Passes First-Ever Free Range Kids Bill

by Katherine Martinko, Treehugger

The new bill recognizes that it is not neglectful for parents to allow kids to have some independence… Read More

 


 

L.A. Lawmakers Pledge 222 Units For Homeless Residents In Each District

by Emily Alpert Reyes, Los Angeles Times

The Los Angeles City Council pledged Tuesday to support a minimum number of housing units for homeless people in each of the districts they represent… Read More

 


 

This City Bench Absorbs More Air Pollution Than A Grove Of Trees

by Trevor Nace, Forbes

London is the latest city to gain a city bench with the ability to absorb as much pollution as a small forest. The vertical garden, which doubles as a bench, is Green City Solutions’ CityTree… Read More

 


 

Music As Medicine: Potential Cure For PTSD In The Military

by Good News Network

Music therapy has been proven to be effective in treating numerous medical disorders such as amnesia, heart disease, stroke, and dementia… Read More

 

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April 3, 2020

The Leo Moon and Aries Sun make a heart warming and confidence building trine during the mid-afternoon. The uplifting alignment builds self-esteem in a happy, sun-splashed way. This is a favorable period for showing passion and initiative. Venus also…
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March 2020

In this time of social distancing, it's important to make time and create new habits around maintaining your wellness. In support of that, we have gathered over 30 professionals who have...

Cost: Free

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, NH


Sponsor: Ramsay Media LLC
Contact Name: Paul Ramsay
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"When diet is wrong, medicine is of no use. When diet is correct, medicine is of no need" A whopping 70 million people in the US suffer from some digestive issue, from constipation to...

Cost: $40 till 3/25 ($45 after)

Where:
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, MA


Sponsor: www.SOHUM.org
Telephone: 508-329-3338
Contact Name: Ritu Kapur
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Reconceptualizing Mental Health Treatment through Radical Compassion: A Personal Narrative of an Asian American Woman with Pata Suyemoto, PhD **PLEASE NOTE - This lecture will only be held...

Cost: Free

Where:
Online
, MA


Sponsor: Center for Mindfulness and Compassion
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Join us for Monday Morning Meditation and discover the serenity and silence within your own being. This group is designed for people who are new to meditation and looking to explore the benefits...

Cost: $15

Where:
Moth & Moon Studio
173 South River Rd
Suite #4
Bedford, NH  03110
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Sponsor: Jeffrey Charles Warren
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April 1–May 27 With Yasemin Isler, MA and Juan José Miret, Ph.D. Why take Mindfulness-Based Stress Reduction (MBSR)? To better manage your stress and enhance...

Cost: $600–$650

Where:
Online
, MA


Sponsor: Center for Mindfulness and Compassion
Telephone: 617-591-6132
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Enrollment begins April 1 with special early-bird pricing for a limited time only!  Classes are October 2020 through May 2021 Faust Family Constellations presents The Constellation...

Where:
750 Pleasant St
Belmont, MA  02478
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Contact Name: Jamy and Peter Faust
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12 month program starts April 1 Whether you're local or not, this could be a great choice for you, to join a community of like minded people and build out your knowledge, command, and...

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, MA


Sponsor: Crystal Concentrics
Contact Name: Kyle Russell
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30-DAY VIRTUAL TRAINING A Journey to Release Core Patterns and Open to Your Soul’s Purpose Is it possible that this forced time in isolation might be a perfect gift from the universe to...

Cost: Early Bird Discount $297

Where:
Online
, MA


Sponsor: Rhys Thomas Institute
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Shocked and upset about the COVID-19 pandemic? Get Relief… Are you experiencing intense anxiety, fear, stress and negative thoughts you can't seem to control about: Losing...

Cost: Free

Where:
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, MA


Sponsor: Healing From the Body Level Up
Telephone: 781-444-6940
Contact Name: Judith A. Swack Ph.D.
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In these unprecedented times of uncertainty and fear all around, what foundation and practices can I rely on, to keep me calm, creative, peaceful, courageous? Join this session for a beginners...

Cost: Free

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, MA


Sponsor: Brahma Kumaris Learning Center for Peace
Telephone: (617) 926-1230
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Join a like-minded community working toward personal awakening in relation to family, ancestry and Soul agreements. Through the processes of family constellations, energy medicine and evolutionary...

Cost: $175

Where:
750 Pleasant St
Belmont, MA  02478
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Contact Name: Jamy and Peter Faust
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Maintaining your inner stability is more important than ever during these challenging times. Learn techniques and meditation practices that will help keep your mind stable and peaceful. ...

Cost: Free

Where:
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, MA


Sponsor: Brahma Kumaris Learning Center for Peace
Telephone: (617) 926-1230
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April 4–5 Wake up to your cosmic consciousness and discoveryour duties to the stars, to the light, and to beloved Mother Earth. Joan Ruggiero shows you how to merge with your higher self,...

Where:
Circles of Wisdom
386 Merrimack Street, #1A
Methuen, MA  01844
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Sponsor: Circles of Wisdom
Telephone: 978-474-8010
Contact Name: Cathy Kneeland
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Begins April 4 For Mental Health Professionals and Yoga Teachers, Students Yoga-Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (Y-CBT) is a new research based psychological paradigm that combines the...

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Available Remotely
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Sponsor: Yoga At The Ashram
Telephone: 508-376-4525
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