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The Syracuse community hackers will host several hackathons, which include ProLiteracy and two Hack Upstate hackathons.
These hackathons have civic-minded missions focused on building solutions to...more
Regardless of the positive growth and success of the social enterprise sector, there is still a need to address the lack of diversity in its leadership.
Peter Holbrook, chief executive of Social...more
The Department of Health & Human Services (HHS) will be investing nearly $5.3 million in grants to train a rural health workforce and strengthen support for the use of telehealth services for...more
The Maryland Zoo in Baltimore has recently announced that its annual volunteer search is already well underway. Zoo Manager Tim Williams said that this year they are looking for people who have a...more
Jr. Crime Stoppers from Stone Middle School volunteered their time to assemble items for people in need.
The North Lamar students gathered packets that included toothpaste, soap, shampoo and...more
A University of Missouri study called "Which Factor has More Impact? An Examination of the Effects of Income Level, Perceived Neighborhood Disorder, and Crime on Community Care and Vigilance Among...more
Newly appointed Vice President of Chamber of Commerce (CoC) and Council for Economic Research at the Gainesville Area, Susan Davenport, seeks to create jobs while capitalizing on area strengths to...more
A bill that streamlines various federal workforce programs, including the Workforce Investment Act (WIA) is being move to the House floor within a week by the House Education and Workforce Committee....more
Federal prison has seen a rise of inmates, the growth at great expense to taxpayers and other important fiscal priorities.
The rapid increase in prison population is that more people are sentenced...more