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How One Word Can Make a Difference in Helping the Poor
How One Word Can Make a Difference in Helping the Poor

A social experiment from the UK that's being videoed reveals how a counterintuitive approach to helping the poor can make a huge difference. Pilion Trust, a renowned British charity, sent a man...more

Higlands College Students Devise Dream Kitchen for People with Disabilities
Higlands College Students Devise Dream Kitchen for People with Disabilities

Highlands College construction technology students have used their design skills to devise a luminous new dream kitchen built for the disabled at the Silver Bow Developmental Disabilities Council in...more

Glow in the Dark Road Lines Could Help Improve Driver Safety at Night
Glow in the Dark Road Lines Could Help Improve Driver Safety at Night

Glow in the dark road lines have been marked on a stretch of highway in the Netherlands, south east of Amsterdam. The lines contain a "photo-luminizing" paint that charges up in the daytime and...more

Little Italy in Erie to Get $412,899 Grant Boost
Little Italy in Erie to Get $412,899 Grant Boost

A Little Italy neighborhood in Eriewill get a $412,899 state grant to improve its new sidewalks and lighting along West 18th Street, between Sassafras and Cherry streets. Erie has entered into a...more

West Contra Costa Seeks Volunteers for Earth Day
West Contra Costa Seeks Volunteers for Earth Day

West Contra Costa is looking for volunteers to help with the maintenance and cleanup of the area's creeks, shorelines, parks and other places for Earth Day. Activities include Albany's shoreline...more

Made in the Future: How Technology Could Transform Our Lives in a Decade
Made in the Future: How Technology Could Transform Our Lives in a Decade

In a project called Made In The Future, innovation and design consultancy Ideo examined the ways how technology will change in the next decade. The interesting concepts, based on research by Ideo...more

Former Orphan Equips Street Kids Nice, Safe Shelters
Former Orphan Equips Street Kids Nice, Safe Shelters

The ORPER (Oeuvre de Reclassement et de Protection des Enfants de la Rue), an organization based in Kinshasa, in the Democratic Republic of Congo and founded by a Catholic priest, is providing aid...more

Incredible Towers In Ethiopia Harvest Clean Water from Air
Incredible Towers In Ethiopia Harvest Clean Water from Air

An Italian designer and co-founder of Architecture And Vision, Arturo Vittori, devised a solution that would generate local jobs, and provide clean water in Ethiopia's mountainous regions. Called...more

St. Mary College Student Volunteers Work For Rebuilding Together Program
St. Mary College Student Volunteers Work For Rebuilding Together Program

Teachers and students at St. Mary's College volunteer out in South Bend to do home painting and cleaning. The effort is part of St. Joseph County Rebuilding Together program to enhance Lynn Joyce...more

Hike Fundraiser to Raise Homelessness Awareness
Hike Fundraiser to Raise Homelessness Awareness

The annual Hike for the Homeless fundraising event by the Bangor Area Homeless Shelter (BAHS) brings hundreds of volunteers to walk through downtown Bangor to raise awareness for homeless people in...more




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