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What New York Looked Like During the 1918 Flu Pandemic History Coronavirus predecessor The Spanish flu raced through crowded tenements and neighborhoods, killing more than 20,000 New Yorkers. But it could have been much worse.
François Scarborough Clemmons (born April 23, 1945) is an African-American singer, actor, playwright and university lecturer. He is perhaps best known for his appearances on the PBS television series Mister Rogers’ Neighborhood from 1968 to 1993. Current resident of Middlebury, Vermont USA Clemmons was born in Birmingham, Alabama and raised in Youngstown, Ohio. When it..
06/2018 New Film “Won’t You Be My Neighbor” Mr. Fred Rogers’ Widow Joanne Rogers Talks About The New Documentary About Him | Megyn Kelly TODAYMegyn Kelly sits down with Joanne Rogers, the widow of beloved children’s host Fred Rogers, and Nicholas Ma, son of cellist Yo-Yo Ma and a producer of “Won’t You Be My..
From the business Specialties Kingbridge is named both for its location, King City, Ontario, and the bridge it creates between individuals within an organization and between different organizations enabling collaboration and the production of intelligent outcomes. The combination of our comprehensive service allowing the focus to remain on meeting objectives and the innovative design of..
See also, – https://repaircafe.org/en/ – Repair Cafe Foundation, where it all began, for resources, guidelines, and all the details. The Repair Café idea was born in Amsterdam in 2009 and was brought to New Paltz by volunteer organizer John Wackman in 2013. His dedication, enthusiasm, and success inspired others to launch Repair Cafe events in..
Gospel songs by Harlem Spiritual Ensemble Francois Clemmons Mister Rogers visits with the “Harlem Spiritual Ensemble” as they rehearse. The group leader, Francois Clemmons, talks about how he’s grown in his work. Mister Rogers helps children know that people all over the world, young and old alike, can grow inside and out. Air date: 1991
Greensea Systems, based in Richmond, Vermont, is working to help organizations like Schmidt Ocean Institute explore some of Earth’s remaining frontiers including the Mariana Trench, the deepest place on Earth at about 7 miles down. Subscribe to WPTZ on YouTube now for more: http://bit.ly/1e9vG0j
You and your neighbors, together. Nextdoor’s mission is to bring back a sense of community to the neighborhood Private social network for you, your neighbors and your community
Volunteer drivers take people to Medical Appts Also grocery stores United Way – matches volunteer drivers with those in need of a ride
Visiting Vermont’s 251 towns… VT 251 Map This map was created by local Vermonters for local Vermonters. Vermonters Michele and Alexia traveled the state photographing the towns’ welcome signs, and local Vermont artist Aiden Cole curated the map. Vermonter Justin Perdue created the website. Proceeds will be donated to the Vermont Foodbank to give back..
16:38 One Woman’s Mission to Get Vaccines to Her Rural Alabama Town | The New Yorker Documentary The New Yorker “The Panola Project,” a film by Jeremy Levine and Rachael DeCruz, follows Dorothy, a convenience-store owner, as she goes door to door in order to convince her neighbors to get their COVID-19 vaccines.
12:41 Uncovering the Greenwood Massacre at Tulsa, Oklahoma nearly a century later. 60 Minutes 557K subscribers In 1921, a thriving black neighborhood in Tulsa, Oklahoma, burned, leaving hundreds dead. Scott Pelley reports. Subscribe to the 60 Minutes Channel HERE: http://bit.ly/1S7CLRu Watch Full Episodes of 60 Minutes HERE: http://cbsn.ws/1Qkjo1F Get more 60 Minutes from 60 Minutes:..
“John Lewis…is a genuine American hero and moral leader who commands widespread respect in the chamber.” U.S. Representative of Georgia’s Fifth Congressional District. See also In 1981, he was elected to the Atlanta City Council. While serving on the Council, he was an advocate for ethics in government and neighborhood preservation. He was elected to..
A local’s guide to Washington, D.C. By Austin Graff – Photos by Melina Mara Stay, Eat & Do – Information by neighborhood, from people who live in, and know, the city. Washington DC; By the Way; Detours with Locals
Center for Responsive Politics From Wikipedia The Center for Responsive Politics (CRP) is a non-profit, nonpartisan research group based in Washington, D.C., that tracks the effects of money and lobbying on elections and public policy. It maintains a public online database of its information. Its website, OpenSecrets.org, allows users to track federal campaign contributions and..
7:59 – 13 Car Buying Mistakes – How Auto Dealerships rip you off – How to buy a Vehicle from a Car Dealer Kevin Hunter Published on Mar 4, 2012 How do you buy a car from a dealership, with cash, with no credit, with bad credit? Here are the best car buying tips available..
Laurence Henry “Larry” Tribe (born October 10, 1941) is a China-born American lawyer and scholar who is the Carl M. Loeb University Professor at the Harvard Law School in Harvard University. Tribe’s scholarship focuses on American constitutional law. He also works with the firm Massey & Gail LLP on a variety of matters. Tribe is..
Great Molasses Flood A molasses storage tank burst in 1919 in Boston, and a wave of molasses rushed through the streets killing 21 people. The Great Molasses Flood, also known as the Boston Molasses Disaster or the Great Boston Molasses Flood, occurred on January 15, 1919 in the North End neighborhood of Boston, Massachusetts. en.wikipedia.org..
57:21 Stephen Puleo Boston Reporter talk – The Strange Day 2.3 Million Gallons of Molasses Collapsed on Boston’s Waterfront (2003) Way Back Published on Jan 13, 2017 The Boston Globe reported that people “were picked up by a rush of air and hurled many feet.” Others had debris hurled at them from the rush of..
Molasses Flood – Disasters of the Century The Great Molasses Flood, also known as the Boston Molasses Disaster or the Great Boston Molasses Flood, occurred on January 15, 1919, in the North End neighborhood of Boston, Massachusetts, in the United States. A large molasses storage tank burst, and a wave of molasses rushed through the..