Films give voice to Worcester youths N-CITE, a media collective program in Worcester, has a mission to arm the next generation with tools to fight what it calls "the dominant narrative," or the stories and stereotypes the media tends to recycle.
June 13, 2013 - Worcester Telegram & Gazette
First on CNN: O'Malley to endorse Booker in New Jersey Senate race (CNN) – Maryland Gov. Martin O'Malley will endorse Cory Booker in New Jersey's special Senate election on Thursday, Democratic sources told CNN. O'Malley, a former mayor of Baltimore, plans to cite the Newark mayor's efforts to reduce crime, attract businesses and improve education in his endorsement. "We need more entrepreneurial, collaborative, results-driven leaders like Cory […]
June 13, 2013 - CNN Political Ticker
Springfield site to house new stores A stalled development at the former Simon Kenton Elementary School site will likely begin construction this fall after five years of waiting for the economy to bounce back in Springfield. The 12.6-acre Village Greene Development, 1221 E. Home Road, will include retail stores, office buildings and a residential area, according to owner Mike Hufford of Keith Lynn Associates of Springfield. “It’s ...
June 12, 2013 - Springfield News-Sun
Iowa family fights disease that has blinded 61 relatives A LIFE WITHOUT SIGHT? Bobbi Boline's 1-year-old daughter, Shayle, has big blue eyes and the same chance as her mother of going blind: 50-50. Grandfather Jerry Jackson has been a guiding force for the family, showing them how to live without sight. He's also led the way to helping researchers at the University of Iowa studying the disease that afflicts the family. Video: Blind bike mechanic leads ...
June 16, 2013 - The Des Moines Register
i-Sight Offers Webinar on How to Recognize and Reduce Ethics Risks i-Sight Software has announced that it is offering a free training webinar on professional ethics in the workplace. The one-hour webinar will address practical strategies for recognizing and reducing ethical risks in your organization and will be presented on Thursday, June 20th, at 2pm EST, by ethics expert, author and psychologist, Christopher Bauer, PhD. (PRWeb June 13, 2013) Read the full ...
June 13, 2013 - PRWeb
Book Notes: 'Sight Reading,' by Daphne Kalotay Daphne Kalotay’s new novel, “Sight Reading,” tracks four artists as they come to terms with their art and their lovers and, ultimately, themselves.
June 13, 2013 - The Canton Repository