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  • Gaining greater awareness of sea level rise
    Gaining greater awareness of sea level rise
    It seems almost unimaginable to think that the ocean, giving us pleasure to pursue our hobbies related to water, can be linked in some way to President Obama's State of the Union Address given on Tuesday, January 20, 2015. As the President...
  • Human Trafficking Awareness Weekend
    Human Trafficking Awareness Weekend to be held at Impact Church
    You may recall the time when Impact Church introduced their congregation to the horrors of Human Trafficking through a video entitled, “Nefarious Merchants of Souls”. Since then Impact Church has hosted a local organization called ...
  • National Readathon Day
    Pledge to read more books
    It's a new year, which is a time for big changes. Many plan to make changes to their health, their financial situations, as well as career changes, going back to school, etc.This year, many people have added literature to their resolutions....
  • The inferiority, equality, superiority complex
    The inferiority, equality, superiority complex
    Transcend the boundaries of self None of us is perfect. No one is better than the other. Liberating oneself from suffering. Appreciating others is what makes what is wonderful in others belong to us as well. Going through life on automatic, not...
  • Pastor preaches: 'There Is a Willingness to Awareness'
    Pastor preaches: 'There Is a Willingness to Awareness'
    Since October is National Awareness Month, Rev. Lois Blakey-Paige, pastor of New Canaan Worship Center in Richmond, Virginia gave an overview of something else the church needs to be aware of. Last week she talked about mental illness. On Sunday,...
  • South Florida supports Breast Cancer Awareness Month
    South Florida supports Breast Cancer Awareness Month
    In recognition of Breast Cancer Awareness Month this October, many businesses and organizations in South Florida are offering offering special promotions and charitable initiatives to benefit breast cancer awareness, prevention and treatment.
  • Pink Love
    Breast Cancer Awareness month, a Philadelphia movement
    The month of October marks Breast Cancer Awareness month throughout the nation, as well as a month of hope for women and families everywhere.The Susan G. Komen foundation of Philadelphia reports that within Philadelphia's 15 counties, there...
  • Stream in Western Maryland affected by acid mine drainage
    TOXMAP: what toxic chemicals are being released by you?
    Toxic Release Inventory (TRI) is an EPA annual, data report where you can view information about what toxic chemicals are released into the environment by certain industries and federal facilities that may be located in areas where you live....
  • Dreamcatchers announces new domestic violence spkesperson, Ann Livingston.
    Dreamcatchers announces new domestic violence spokesperson
    Tuesday, local non-profit organization Dreamcatchers for Abused Children officially announced their new Domestic Violence Spokesperson, Ann Livingston.Livingston is a survivor of Domestic Violence. She is devoted to her seven children, five of...
  • Awareness of surroundings is especially important on anniversaries like 911
    Awareness of surroundings is especially important on anniversaries like 911
    On important anniversaries such as 911, terrorists are more likely to strike. Thus, on and around these dates, U.S. citizens should increase their awareness of their surrondings by effectively using their eyes and their ears. By reporting...
  • Awareness
    Raising Vibrations (Part Two)
    Dear Readers, this is part two of a column about raising vibrations; please click here for part one.Today we’re continuing our discussion about raising vibrations by taking a look at awareness, and what follows are my personal observations...
  • The high, the truth of denial and deception
    The high, the truth of denial and deception
    Welcome to your nightmare. That’s what The Buddha said, “Most people’s eyes are so caked shut with denial and self-deception they will never awaken and grow. Most people’s inner monologue is so cluttered with falsehoods,...
  • Try to identify territorial bars
    Try to identify territorial bars
    Just as awarenessof a person’s surroundings is important on the street, such awareness also is important when a person is in a bar, especially a territorial bar. Many fights break out in bars, and these fights often become more deadly when...
  • Pet holidays in June
    Celebrate pet related holidays and awareness weeks in June
    The month of June not only brings sunshine and summertime but it also raises awareness for shelter cats and celebrates our animal companions- living and dead.June is Adopt a Shelter Cat Month from the ASPCA and Adopt a Cat Month from the American...
  • Hunter Gandee: Teen wrestler carries brother with cerebral palsy for 40 miles
    Hunter Gandee: Teen wrestler carries brother with cerebral palsy for 40 miles
    Hunter Gandee is a Michigan teenager and high school wrestler, who has just taught us all a little bit about “sharing the load.” Gandee, who is only 14 years of age, completed a 40-mile walk to raise awareness of cerebral palsy. And no...