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  • Energy drinks can be risky for youth who drink them
    WHO: Energy drinks can be risky for youth
    Young people are increasingly buying energy drinks containing caffeine and other ingredients to increase energy and performance. But researchers from the World Health Organization Regional Office for Europe are warning in a recent review that...
  • WorshipInMyCity
    A time for youth to worship in New York City
    The youth culture of today is evolving at a rapid pace. Technology has exponentially sped up communications, shortened the distance between people at opposite ends of the globe, and created a whole new vocabulary. The constant connectivity to...
  • 2014 DC Love Awards Honorees
    2014 DC Love Awards honorees and sponsors announced
    The inaugural DC Love Awards is celebrating the achievements of girls in the areas of entrepreneurship, leadership, performing arts, and community service. The festivities kickoff with a VIP Reception followed by the awards ceremony on Thursday,...
  • Executive Director Calvin Cook and San Jose Mayoral Candidate Sam Liccardo
    Vision Center a new community center launches in Silicon Valley for children and
    The Vision Center is a, 501c3 non-profit organization that has, newly, launched in the Bay Area, to provide children, youth, and adults with training programs and activities, that promotes personal growth and self-development disciplines. The...
  • A variety of people
    Community center activities for youth and adults in Anaheim
    In a previous article, I interviewed Jenny (not her real name). She is an elderly woman who lives in a rest home in Anaheim. During the course of our conversation, I noticed that she does not take advantage of any senior recreational programs. In...
  • GOP Elephant
    The Republican Party must learn how to recruit the youth and minorities
    There is a problem with the youth culture in this country. There is also a problem with the Republican Party. They actually have very similar issues. The youth don’t understand certain words and Republicans cannot comprehend how to reach the...
  • Unbound: The Transformative Power of Youth Mission Trips
    Help for youth ministers planning mission trips
    Mission trips are an important part of youth ministry and have been known to have such a profound impact on youth as to change the course of their lives. Having a meaningful mission trip requires careful planning and the book Unbound: The...
  • Teena cathey
    Detroit self-defense training and fitness class
    It’s that time of the year when kids are heading back to school. Some are excited and ready to make new friends or see old ones that they didn’t get to hang with all summer. Others are less excited to head back to school because of...
  • Tips for tasking
    Train the mind, tips for tasking
    They say that the ladies multitask better than the gentleman. Is this true? Is it possible for the analog male to operate digitally bouncing from one hemisphere of the mind to the other?The left side of the brain is the number crunching accounting...
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    Real Life 101 Raises Money for Local Detroit High School Seniors
    Real Life 101 Scholarship Fund is proud of its 15 years of service. RL101 currently has 162 students in Colleges and Universities all over America as a NATIONAL organization. Real Life is currently operating in 10 states and 26 High Schools. On...
  • More than a quarter-million youth who had never smoked a cigarette used e-cigarettes
    Over a quarter-million youth who had never smoked a cigarette used e-cigarette
    Study finds youth who have used e-cigarettes are almost twice as likely to intend to smoke conventional cigarettesIn 2013, more than a quarter million middle school and high school students never smoked regular cigarettes but had used e-cigarettes...
  • Miley Cyrus at this 2014 MTV VMAs
    Miley Cyrus uses VMA speech for selfless reason, fights to end homelessness
    On Aug. 24, the MTV Video Music Awards (VMAs) took place at The Forum in Inglewood, California, and Miley Cyrus's "Wrecking Ball" video was named "Video of the Year," the biggest award of the evening. When the time came for...
  • Miley Cyrus:  2014 MTV Video Music Award Arrivals
    Miley turns it up for homeless youth
    Miley Cyrus did what most of us will never be able to do: She took the opportunity to give voiceand a faceto homeless youth on one of this generation's most prominent music platforms, the 2014 MTV Video Music Awards (VMAs). Miley grew up in...
  • Ragazzi Boys Chorus looks for singers
    Ragazzi Boys Chorus looks for singers in September
    Ragazzi Boys Chorus, the music education and choral arts performing company and organization, invites boys, ages 7 through 10, to attend low-key, stress-free, small group auditions.Auditions will be held through September in Redwood City.Boys will...
  • Second annual 'Little African Stars' contest highlights African youth
    Second annual 'Little African Stars' contest highlights African youth
    Young children hailing from the Francophone African Diaspora did everything from singing to dancing to modeling at the second annual Little African Stars Talent Show on Sunday afternoon.The talent show, held at the James Varick Community Center in...