Support Groups

Parkinson’s support group to meet in person on Thursday, June 17

DAILY Al-Anon and Alateen: Due to the ongoing coronavirus pandemic, Al-Anon meetings will be held virtually until further notice. For more information and links to local meetings, visit https://wilmingtonncal-anon.org/, email wilmingtonais@gmail.com or call 910-338-9059. For national information, https://al-anon.org/. Alcoholics Anonymous (AA): 24 hour response service. Meets daily; call for time …

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Eight Best Miami Gay Pride Events 2021

^ I support Local Community Journalism Support Miami’s independent voice and help keep the future of The New Times free. It’s been a tough year for LGBTQ + people already. On the first day of the pride month, Florida Governor Ron DeSantis signed Florida’s Fairness in Women’s Sport Act place. …

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NOTICE: What is a life worth? | Notice

When you think about looking at drug addiction as a medical problem, the question of morality comes out of the equation – of course, you would be helping someone die. But why not someone who dies of an overdose? The Jones County Sheriff’s Department made its third Narcan stop two …

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More than 300 students, faculty and alumni sign statement urging Penn to withdraw from Israel

Philadelphians march in a rally calling for an end to the Israeli occupation of Palestine on May 14, 2018. (Photo by Joe Piette | CC BY-NC-SA 2.0) Penn students against the occupation of Palestine issued a statement calling on the University to step aside and terminate contracts with companies complicit …

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Family creates wellness center in honor of Ian Miskelley

HOLLAND – Steve and Jill Miskelley, parents of the late Ian Miskelley, no longer want families to have to live with what they have. Ian committed suicide in September 2020 at the age of 19 after years of battling depression. Despite a clinical diagnosis and the support of the University …

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Poll: After controversial session, state legislature sees high negative numbers

Controversial topics drowned the bread and butter typical of the legislative session, and it played in public opinion. A new Talk Business & Politics-Hendrix College poll of 535 Arkansas voters finds that the 93rd General Assembly only got a 32% approval rating, while 45% disapproved of its actions. Q: Do …

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Washington State to Re-Require Active Job Search for People Receiving Unemployment Benefits

Paul Roberts / The Seattle Times The nearly 300,000 Washingtonians who are still claiming unemployment benefits will soon be forced to look for work to continue to receive these benefits. The job search requirement resumes on July 4, the state’s Department of Employment Security (ESD) said on Wednesday. “With the …

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Connecting with the LGBTQ community tonight on Channel 7

Pride Month, June, is about celebrating the LGBTQ community, where we’ve been and how far we’ve come and where we still have to go. Ed Drantch says tonight’s show special focuses on youth, LGBTQ youth, because for so long they’ve been sort of under-represented and don’t really chat, but there …

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Major investors urge governments to end support for fossil fuels | Invest

Investors controlling $ 41 billion (£ 29 billion) in assets have called on governments around the world to end support for fossil fuels and set targets for rapid reductions in carbon emissions to limit the damage caused by global warming. The 457 investors, who hold nearly a third of global …

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How to support Denver’s LGBTQ community this pride month

For pride month, and every month. Pride celebrations are never complete without recognition of the work that remains to be done. This year is a particularly relevant feeling, although it is starting to feel that a semblance of “normal life” is on the horizon, the road to post-pandemic recovery is …

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