October 19, 2021
  • October 19, 2021

$ 248,000 in US bailout funding for Native American community services in Erie and Niagara counties

by on October 12, 2021 0

Tue, Oct 12, 2021 9:20 AM Funding supports preservation of Indigenous languages Congressman Brian Higgins announced a federal grant totaling $ 248,077 to Native American Community Services of Erie and Niagara Counties Inc. (NACS). Funded by the American Rescue Plan and awarded by the Administration for Native Americans (ANA), the grant supports tribes and...

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Minnetonka apologizes to Native American community for appropriation – Footwear News

by on October 11, 2021 0

After 75 years of activity, Minnetonka apologizes to the Native American community. Today, the Minnesota-based shoe company publicly announces that it recognizes that its original products launched in 1946, some of which are still sold today, were appropriate for Native American culture. Minnetonka acknowledged their ownership in the summer of 2020, although CEO David...

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in progress in the Greek-American community | archives, community, events

by on October 9, 2021 0

UNTIL OCTOBER 31 STOCKBRIDGE, MA – Greek-American artist Peter D. Gerakaris’ mosaic installation of Neo-Byzantine Spotted Owls at the Berkshire Botanical Garden, 5 West Stockbridge Road in Stockbridge. Translated into mosaic by Miotto Mosaic Art Studios, the installation is part of the outdoor sculpture exhibition Taking Flight curated by Beth Rudin DeWoody. Concha Martinez...

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American Culture »J-Wire

by on October 8, 2021 0

October 8, 2021 by Jeremy Rosen Read the article The debacle in Afghanistan proved how difficult it is to change the culture of another country. Jeremy Rosen The United States tried it in Vietnam and Iraq and failed. How arrogant to think he could be successful in Afghanistan. Especially since all the other peur...

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Don’t let go | Richmond Free Press

by on October 7, 2021 0

There is good news from the COVID-19 battlefront. The health districts of Richmond, Henrico and Chesterfield are now scheduling COVID-19 recalls. Booster shots are for people at high risk for the coronavirus who received their second injection of the Pfizer vaccine at least six months ago. This includes people 65 years of age and...

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