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  1. Network looks for weather observers ahead of rainy seasonRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Canon City Daily Record Newspaper

    ... during the year, but having a drive in March helps prepare for observing warm season rain and hail. CoCoRaHS is a non-profit, community-based network of volunteers who help measure and record precipitation in their area. Measurements have a wide ...


  2. Storm chasers honour "Twister" star with GPS tributeRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | The Daily Courier

    ... tight-knit community four or five times before, but never for a non-chaser, said John Wetter, president of the non-profit that tracks the positions of tornado chasers and works with the National Weather Service to update weather forecasts. "There ...


  3. How big government hides its enormous growthRead the original story

    2 hrs ago | New York Post

    ... ning partially paid for by future generations - and administered by proxies. The government/for-profit contractor/non-profit complex consumes 40 percent of GDP. Just don't upset anyone by calling it "big government."


  4. Grassroots efforts harness new interest in government, aim to 'demystify' running for officeRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Post and Courier

    Ginny Deerin, with other then-mayoral candidate William Dudley Gregorie and now-Mayor John Tecklenburg, answered questions at the Sottile Theatre in the College of Charleston's Bully Pulpit series during the Charleston Mayoral election in 2015. New grassroots groups hope to get more people interested in running for local office this year.


  5. Oliver group now offering free website developmentRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Penticton Herald

    A local group wants to hear from non-profit organizations in the South Okanagan - and they are willing to build a website for free if they can find the right group. The club's expertise would be free of charge, and members are inviting interested groups to contact them at


  6. Manchester by the Sea, Moonlight Among 2017 Film Independent Spirit Awards Winners; Full ListRead the original story

    3 hrs ago |

    Film Independent, the nonprofit arts organization that produces the Spirit Awards and the LA Film Festival, handed out honors to Moonlight, The Witch, Other People, Manchester by the Sea, Elle and Hell or High Water at this afternoon's 32nd Film Independent Spirit Awards. Spa Night, O.J.: Made in America and Toni Erdman also received awards at the ceremony, which was held in a tent on the beach in Santa Monica.


  7. Elite female athletes encourage girls to stick with sportsRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | CBC News

    ... down my sport until I was closer to 16," said Zakreski, a female athlete ambassadors for Fast and Female, a non-profit organization aimed at empowering young female athletes between the ages of eight and 18. The program, which held an event with ...


  8. GardenSMARTRead the original story

    3 hrs ago | KISU-TV Pocatello

    "Garden Smart" is a "hands in the dirt" program that provides its' viewers with practical, timely gardening advice. Produced in association with The National Gardening Association, a non profit organization whose purpose is to educate and promote gardening to young and old alike, "Garden Smart" each week provides valuable gardening tips, the latest trends "on the verge" and design advice, all with the purpose of making gardening fun and interesting.


  9. State funding sought to sustain region's recovery of lost jobsRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | The Day

    To continue reading up to 10 premium articles, you must register , or sign up and take advantage of this exclusive offer: Employment in advanced manufacturing and health care promises to fuel southeastern Connecticut's economy for the next few years, according to a new report. The trend, which coincides with the loss of jobs at the region's tribal casinos, will necessitate, among other things, state funding to sustain such workforce development programs as a manufacturing “pipeline initiative” that has placed some 200 workers in just over 10 months, the report concludes.


  10. Broadway Starlet Julie Benko wins 24th Annual American Traditions Vocal CompetitionRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago |

    Last night, the American Traditions Competition ended an exciting week in celebration of American music and showcasing tomorrow's vocal stars with a full house at the Historic Savannah Theatre on Bull Street. The winners were announced following an intermission during which the judges retired to make their final selections from among the talented pool of artists who had progressed through nine songs each from different genres through the quarter and semifinal rounds earlier this week.


  11. Chaotic home of Bill, Lori Walton sign of tail-wagging support for MarinesRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | The San Diego Union-Tribune

    ... the hair plugs up the filter. The pool guy hates it, but the dogs love it." Lori Walton works as a member of nine non-profit boards, though admitted Freedom Dogs rests closest to her heart - and is the one that impacts life at Casa Walton the most. ...


  12. Cully residents march against rent spikes - Saturday, 25 February 2017Read the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Clackamas Review

    Hundreds of marchers called on a real estate investor on Saturday to lower or eliminate a 100 percent rent spike facing 18 housholds living in an apartment complex in Northeast Portland's Cully neighborhood. Organizers say between at least 300 and 500 people gathered Feb. 25 for the "renter solidarity march" which began at the complex, the Normandy Apartments, 4605 N.E. Killingsworth St., and ended at nearby Rigler Elementary School, where 26 children who live at the apartments attend school.


  13. Know Your SchmetzerRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Sounder at Heart

    ... also an opportunity to get to learn about the Washington State Legends of Soccer . In brief, The Legends is a non-profit organization seeking to honor, preserve and celebrate our collective achievements in the game, and reinforce the values and ...


  14. Buffalo Grove Police partner with Help USA TroopsRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Daily Herald

    The Buffalo Grove Police Department is working with Help USA Troops to collect items for soldiers that are stationed overseas. Help USA Troops is a local nonprofit organization that collects and sorts items that are then shipped in care packages to military members deployed around the world.


  15. Spring cleaningRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Marina Times

    Even with the chaos of busy schedules, there is still something to be said for the ritual known as spring cleaning. I am not sure if it is the extra hour of daylight or the impending arrival of summer, but there is nothing better than a good clean and purge.


  16. Education accountability needed; not more moneyRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | District Administration

    We spend a lot of time talking about how bad New Mexico's educational system is - ranked 49th in the nation. Is the answer more money? Absolutely not! Some states spending less per student rank higher for educational quality.


  17. For Man & Woman of the Year Honorees Jon Clark and Janet Garufis, Commitment to Change Runs DeepRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Noozhawk

    The roots of their passion for volunteering and bringing about change go back far for both Jon Clark, president of the James S. Bower Foundation , and Janet Garufis, president and CEO of Montecito Bank & Trust . The two have been named the 74th Man and Woman of the Year by the Santa Barbara Foundation for their volunteer work and leadership positions at too many organizations to count.


  18. 19 social workers to be posted with prison dept in MaharashtraRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | The Indian Express

    IN A first-of-its-kind initiative in the country, social workers will now be posted with the prison department of Maharashtra from March 1. Following a Memorandum of Understanding last year between the Maharashtra government and the Tata Trusts, a non-profit social organisation, social workers have been appointed as part of a three-year pilot project in five central prisons and the Borstal school in Nashik, which currently houses juvenile offenders. There will be a total of 19 social workers, two each in the male and female sections in Aurangabad, Nagpur, Nashik and Yerwada central prisons; two in the male section of Taloja, which does not have a female section; and one for the Borstal school.


  19. Christian Bale, Oscar Isaac "The Promise": Thanks to...Read the original story

    5 hrs ago | Groong

    The Elton John AIDS Foundation– the best of all these celebrity charities, I think– gets a huge boost this Sunday at their annual Oscar party. They're the first beneficiaries of late billionaire Kirk Kerkorian's proceeds from the Terry George directed "The Promise."


  20. International Roundtable starts conversations over dinnerRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | The Louisville Cardinal

    Students and faculty packed the Red Barn for the International Roundtable on Feb. 21, enjoying food and conversation with local refugees and their advocates. Organized by the Honors Student Council and funded by the Porter Society, the event turned a spotlight on Kentucky Refugee Ministries, a non-profit organization that provides resettlement services to refugees arriving in Louisville and helps them integrate into the community.