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Two large shipments of canned, non-perishable food items from Deseret Industries, the humanitarian aid arm of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints in Salt Lake City, will help those in need in Porterville. The first shipment arrived on September 15th. A 52-foot Deseret Industries semi-trailer delivered 24 pallets of assorted foods and supplies. …

The registration deadline has been extended until September for an upcoming food distribution for residents of the Central Township and the Borough of Homer City, according to township officials. Food distribution, for those on middle to low incomes, is funded by Community Block Grant virus money. The distribution will take place on October 9 at …

Last month, U.S. health officials announced plans to offer booster doses of the Covid-19 vaccine starting the week of September 20, subject to approval by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration and United States Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. Those conversations begin this week, including a key meeting of FDA vaccine advisers on Friday, …

Linda Churchill, the chief gardener at the Santa Fe Botanical Garden, was concerned about something she had started noticing in the city earlier this year, as spring turned into summer. Or rather, what she didn’t notice. There were no aphids on the roses in the botanical garden. No bug on the windshields. No butterflies floating …

(ST. JOSEPH, Missouri) Sean Connors wasted no time when he saw an opportunity to raise funds for his nonprofit organization. Connors, who runs Something Else Cabaret, a 501 C-3 that struggled during the pandemic, said during the process it became clear that he had been left out of the spotlight. “People have sent full presentations …

At Tuesday’s meeting, the Travis County Commissioners’ Court continued to consider ways to spend 65% of a federal rent assistance allowance before a late-September U.S. Treasury deadline threatens to close. cancel unused funds. If the 65% threshold is not met, all remaining unallocated Emergency Rent Assistance Program funds will revert to the federal government. The …

Grocery packages to distribute Wednesday The Ironman Foundation will be holding its next Kahiau Together drive-thru grocery package distribution event this Wednesday in Kailua-Kona. The distribution will take place from 10 a.m. to noon at the Kona International Marketplace in Kailua-Kona. The packages contain fresh locally sourced protein, fruits, vegetables and starches. The theme of …

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Home / News / Polestar ready for launch in New Zealand with all-electric Polestar 2 A few years ago, Polestar was a name you would only expect to see on Volvo’s high-performance models. Today, Polestar is a stand-alone brand that exclusively produces electric performance models. Just recently it was confirmed that the Swedish premium electric …

Hello. Here are some of the best stories from across the region. WEATHER SITUATION Henri will have an impact on our weather today, although the direct hit will be around Long Island. Expect rain and maybe wind as we hit a high of 82 degrees wet. CLICK HERE to check your local forecast. NEW Chester …