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  • United Way, Broward County have a plan, call for consensus on helping homeless

    United Way, Broward County have a plan, call for consensus on helping homeless
      As previous editorials have stated, Broward County does have a 10-year plan to end homelessness. The plan was updated last year with the help of the community of homeless service providers and the National Alliance to End Homelessness, a nationally-...
  • La importancia de dar en Thanksgiving

    La importancia de dar en Thanksgiving
    Aunque algunos lo aprovechen como excusa para disfrutar de un festín a lo largo de un extenso fin de semana; y otros lo consideran simplemente como la fiesta previa al Viernes Negro de compras, el Día de Acción de Gracias (Thanskgiving) representa en...
  • State's Cost Of Living Leaves Many Short

    State's Cost Of Living Leaves Many Short
    The American dream is that if you work hard, you can expect to get ahead financially. For most of us, that means you can save money, buy a reliable car, purchase a home if you want, afford quality child care, send your children to college, handle...
  • Charity-minded events for beer lovers

    Charity-minded events for beer lovers
    Beer lovers, rejoice. Oktoberfest is almost upon us, but while you're ticking off options on where to do your weekend drinking, consider a couple of big-hearted events that offer good beer and karma in equal supply: - On Friday, Sept. 26 at 6 p.m.,...
  • Scott Armstrong, Lewis Gould Jr.: School districts need paycheck protection

    Across Pennsylvania, school districts and taxpayers are facing the same problem: The costs associated with public education are rapidly escalating. Poor urban school districts such as Allentown, already dealing with poor performance outcomes, are...
  • Frustration in Waukegan mounts as strike drags on

    Frustration in Waukegan mounts as strike drags on
    As the Waukegan teachers' strike entered Week 4 last week, community members appear increasingly frustrated — with striking teachers, School District 60 officials, or both — at the lack of resolution. "This has certainly had a deleterious...
  • PHOTO GALLERY: Broward Mayor's Gala 2014

    PHOTO GALLERY: Broward Mayor's Gala 2014
     Hundreds of business, civic and political leaders filled the Broward County Convention Center on Saturday night for the 2014 Mayor's Gala benefiting the United Way.
  • Food trucks rally for Hopkins' United Way campaign

    Food trucks rally for Hopkins' United Way campaign
    For the third year, Baltimore's food trucks are rallying at Johns Hopkins sites for the weeklong kick-off of the university's United Way campaigns. It's the Food Truck Frenzy. On Tuesday, Kooper's Chowhound, GrrChe, The Jolly Pig, Kommie Pig and Darua...
  • United Way looking for 200 tax volunteers

    United Way looking for 200 tax volunteers
    The United Way of Palm Beach County is looking for 200 volunteers to help provide free tax services to those with an annual household income of $59,000 or less. The United Way has partnered with the IRS to help provide the Volunteer Income Tax...
  • Scavello leads by charitable example

    I recently read a comment that criticized state Rep. Mario Scavello's charitable giving. It characterized a particular donation as small and for political gain. That person is uninformed. I have known Scavello for more than 25 years and worked with him...
  • Donations wanted to help buy school clothes for homeless students

    Donations wanted to help buy school clothes for homeless students
    Between controversy over Common Core, new and tougher standardized tests, fluctuating hormones and peer pressure, kids have enough on their minds without having to worry that their families have no money for school clothes. And for 5,450 students in...