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How One Homeless Teenage Mother Broke the Cycle of Poverty


Since Superstorm Sandy pounded the East Coast, New Jersey food banks are in high demand, some feeding twice as many families as before, npr.org reports. And as Thanksgiving approaches, some food banks are struggling to bring turkeys to their families’ tables.

The Food Bank of Monmouth and Ocean County has distributed over 250,000 meals in the last two weeks alone, executive director Carlos Rodriguez told nj.com.

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President Obama Honors Veterans at Arlington National Cemetery

President Obama, Vice President Biden, First Lady Michelle Obama and Dr. Jill Biden travel to Arlington National Cemetery to honor our nation’s fallen warriors, veterans and military families.

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Concerns of crime, lack of support for neighborhood homeless – Part One


(photo credit:Stephen Miller)

Seattle Action Network wish to thank Mr.Stephen Miller, editor of the Capitol Hill Times for his article Concerns of crime, lack of support for neighborhood homeless – Part One on Seattle Action Network.

Please citizens do not become too ‘passive’ about serious issues. Lets get to work. Thank you again Mr.Miller and we love the great reading in the Capitol Hill Times!

Seattle Channel: Mayor`s Media Availability: SPD East Precinct Summer Safety Patrol 7/19/2012 19:24
Mayor Mike McGinn is joined by Seattle Police Department representatives at the East precinct to talk about public safety. Watch the Mayor here as he talks about public safety.

Read about the death of young Victor Duffy. I hold community churches, at-risk youth groups, etc as also being responsible for not having monitored Mr. Duffy after his first experience with the police. I’m sure there will be an investigation into the Tukwila Police Department.