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Governor Abiodun preaches unity at Foursquare National Convention

Governor Dapo Abiodun of Ogun on Sunday called on Christian leaders in Nigeria to use their holy altars and sermons to promote Nigerian unity for the benefit of the country and its citizens. Mr Abiodun made the call during the 67th annual convention of the Foursquare Church in Nigeria, held at the church’s national camp […]

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QSNCC: Thailand’s Rebuilt National Convention Center Faces Its First Test on the World Stage

Thailand will host this year’s Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation (APEC) Summit next week at the newly rebuilt Queen Sirikit National Convention Center (QSNCC). The venue closed in April 2019 for a 15 billion baht renovation before reopening in September – just in time for APEC 2022, when leaders from the 21 member economies gather for their […]

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Rex Education showcases lifelong learning solutions at CEAP National Convention 2022

After two virtual events during the pandemic, the 2022 Catholic Educational Association of the Philippines (CEAP) National Convention is back on the ground with Rex Education and a strong delegation of educators, school leaders and superintendents from all over the country. The theme, “Pilgrims of Hope on the way to Synodality”, is inspired by the […]

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Rex Education Showcases Learning Solutions at CEAP 2022 National Convention – Manila Bulletin

After two virtual events during the pandemic, the 2022 National Convention of the Catholic Educational Association of the Philippines (CEAP) is back on the ground with Rex Education and a strong delegation of educators, school leaders and superintendents from all over the country. Set in the post-pandemic context, the 2022 CEAP National Convention hopes to […]

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Seymour FFA Member Reaches Creed Semi-Finals at National Convention

Seymour FFA’s Audrey Newkirk was a creed semi-finalist at the 95th FFA National Convention and Exposition in Indianapolis in October. She finished in the top 16 out of 52 competitors. Photo submitted Audrey Newkirk has recited the FFA creed several times over the past year. As a freshman at Seymour High School in the 2021-2022 […]

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National Animal Cruelty and Neglect Hotline Needed, Advocates Say

Ontario has some of the toughest penalties for animal abuse and neglect in the country. “Most people love animals and in particular we want to intervene when we see someone harming an animal,” says Dr Kendra Coulter. Coulter, a professor at Huron University College at Western and a fellow at the Oxford Center for Animal […]

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The UTPB choirs on their way to the national convention

Frank Eychaner, professor and head of the music department, provides direction for the choir as they rehearse with composer Julio Morales. The choir will perform several pieces by Morales at the American Choir Directors Convention in February. (Ruth Campbell | American Odessa) Members of the University of Texas Permian Basin Choirs will travel to Cincinnati […]

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Golf Heritage Society Announces Site of 2023 National Convention

PITTSBURGH, Pa. (October 25, 2022) – The Golf Heritage Society (GolfHeritage.org) announced that it will hold its 52nd National Convention October 11-14, 2023 in Lexington, Ky. A comprehensive program of workshops, golf history from golf programs and outings are planned, as well as the ever-popular Trade Show, where some of the world’s most fascinating golf […]

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Mina Kimes and Phil Yu to headline 2022 AREAA National Convention

The Asian Real Estate Association of America will hold its 2022 national convention, AREAA Unplugged, October 20-22 in San Diego, California at the Manchester Grand Hyatt. AREAA expects more than 1,000 people. The event will be presented by several personalities from the real estate industry and the AAPI community, with 75 speakers who will discuss […]

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The first commandant of the station attended the first national convention

As a historian at Simeon L. Nickerson Post 64 in Middleboro, Mass., I recently received a box of historical records from the family of World War I Army Captain Fletcher Clark Jr., the post’s founder. . Among the items were letters sent by Captain Clark regarding the formation of Middleboro Post. The first meeting was […]

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SHPE: LEADING HISPANICS IN STEM TO HOST 46TH NATIONAL CONVENTION IN CHARLOTTE, NOVEMBER 2

Honeywell is the visionary sponsor of the nation’s largest gathering of Hispanic STEM talent with nine thousand professionals, industry leaders and innovators expected CITY OF INDUSTRY, California, October 6, 2022 /PRNewswire/ — SHPE (The Society of Hispanic Professional Engineers), a national organization representing Hispanic STEM professionals and students, will host its 46e National convention of […]

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The Law Students Association of Nigeria (LAWSAN) will hold its 2022 Annual National Convention in Port Harcourt

The Leadership of Law Students Association of Nigeria (LAWSAN) has officially announced Port Harcourt where a new law school has recently been commissioned as the venue for the 2022 LAWSAN National Convention. The 2022 LAWSAN National Convention is LAWSAN’s flagship event and the hallmark of its annual LAWSAN calendar. It is the largest gathering of […]

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Letters: Help send Winters FFA to the National Convention

A Winters Express Letter to the Editor Winters High School’s FFA Farm Sales Team placed first in the state competition and is now on its way to the FFA National Convention in Indianapolis, Indiana in late October! There, this four-person team, Joe Aguiar, Ava Skinner, Bianca Dyer Gonzalez and Allison Aguiar, will represent California at […]

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Vance Airman Recognized for Service at American Legion Auxiliary National Convention > Vance Air Force Base > Article View

VANCE AIR FORCE BASE, Okla. –Senior Airman Hannah Luker received the American Legion Auxiliary Salute to Servicemember award at the ALA National Convention in Milwaukee, Aug. 30. Luker, a native of Oregon, is a systems technician with the 71st Medical Group at Vance Air Force Base. She received the […]

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Forum for Religious Justice and Peace National Convention Calls for Radical Discipleship

Hyderabad: The ‘Religious Forum for Justice and Peace’ held its XVII National Convention at Montfort Social Institute, Hyderabad, Telangana from 22-24 September 2022. The theme of the Convention was “Deepening our religious identity: responding to the signs of the times”. More than sixty men and women religious, from sixteen states and representing twenty religious congregations […]

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Shardul Thakur optimistic about national call-up for all three formats

Sometimes it wasn’t in the realms of logic, but Shardul Thakur is indecipherable anyway. Breaking convention, he succeeded for Team India, despite apparent weaknesses, and it gave India one of their most cherished and important victories in many years. Every time he put on the whites or the blues with India written on them, he […]

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STD situation ‘out of control’ sparks national call for change

NEW YORK – The sharp increase in cases of certain sexually transmitted diseases – including a 26% increase in new syphilis infections reported last year – has American health officials calling for new prevention and treatment efforts. “It is imperative that we … work to rebuild, innovate and expand (STD) prevention in the United States,” […]

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Chicago’s chances of seeing the Democratic National Convention get better and better

Wow!!!! Sneed learns via a top source that the likely site of the 2024 Democratic National Convention is becoming a battle between Chicago and New York. And it seems increasingly likely that the event will take place in Chicago, according to the Sneed source. The rich governor’s mega silver mine. JB Pritzker is seen as […]

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Chicago’s chances of seeing the Democratic National Convention get better and better

Wow!!!! Sneed learns via a top source that the likely site of the 2024 Democratic National Convention is becoming a battle between Chicago and New York. And it seems increasingly likely that the event will take place in Chicago, according to the Sneed source. The rich governor’s mega silver mine. JB Pritzker is seen as […]

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Delegates Unite at National Convention

Congratulations on a lively National Convention; our members were well represented and the delegates united for the good of the union. Another one for the history books! I would like to thank the Southern Maryland National Capital Region Local, its President Dena Briscoe and its members for their generous hospitality. Many issues were discussed at […]

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Wreaths Across America issues national call to stand out and waves flags to remember 9/11 anniversary | Veterans

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Wreaths Across America issues national call to stand out and wave flags on 9/11 | New

Country the United States of AmericaUS Virgin IslandsU.S. Minor Outlying IslandsCanadaMexico, United Mexican StatesBahamas, Commonwealth ofCuba, Republic ofDominican RepublicHaiti, Republic ofJamaicaAfghanistanAlbania, People’s Socialist Republic ofAlgeria, People’s Democratic Republic ofAmerican SamoaAndorra, Principality ofAngola, Republic ofAnguillaAntarctica (the territory south of 60 degrees S)Antigua and BarbudaArgentina, Argentine RepublicArmeniaArubaAustralia, Commonwealth ofAustria, Republic ofAzerbaijan, Republic ofBahrain, Kingdom ofBangladesh, People’s Republic […]

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3 Roy-Hart FFA teams heading to the national convention |

MIDDLEPORT — Royalton-Hartland Central School District achieved a major milestone for itself, as several student teams earned high spots in the Future Farmers of America competitions at the New York State Fair and won the most of FFA awards that the Roy-Hart chapter has never received at the state level. Four teams won first place […]

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What the 2024 Republican National Convention victory says about Milwaukee

Milwaukee is set to host the Republican National Convention in 2024, a landmark political event that promises to bring $200 million in economic impact and more than 60,000 people between politicians, delegates and the national press. It’s a blow for the city, which outbids Nashville, Pittsburgh and Salt Lake City for the event. And it […]

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Cops help cops: Retired Sahuarita officer on national hotline | Local News

Fourteen years after retiring from the Tucson Police Department, Bob Webster found himself watching a 40+ hour training session alongside familiar faces in the classroom of a West Side substation . “It was really weird sitting in there, going through this really intense workout…it’s like I never left,” Webster said. Like other sessions he’d attended […]

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Presentation of journalism prizes at the national congress

A Hawaiian television station, the Associated Press and a Milwaukee newspaper are each recipients of the American Legion’s Fourth Estate Award for outstanding achievement in journalism that has had a positive impact on a community. In the Internet category, the prize was awarded to a collaborative effort by Associated Press journalists Kristin M. Hall, James […]

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Henry Repeating Arms donates $50,000 to Legion at National Convention

In support of U.S. military veterans, in memory of those who sacrificed their lives in service to the country, and as part of the company’s $1,000,000 silver anniversary pledge, President Henry Repeating Arms Andy Wickstrom presented a check for $50,000 to the American Legion at their national convention Tuesday in Milwaukee, Wisconsin. American Legion National […]

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“Be the One” takes the stage at the national convention

Over the past 20 years, more than 120,000 veterans have committed suicide. However, the American Legion is all about one number – one. A new campaign, called “Be the One”, aims to change the conversation, reduce the stigma of seeking mental health help and empower everyone to help save a veteran’s life. At the 103rd […]

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South Dakota cabinet member briefs national convention on state’s youth program

During his address to delegates at the American Legion National Convention, Craig L. Price – Cabinet Secretary for the South Dakota Department of Public Safety – spoke about how the current climate in the country is making recruiting difficult. of law enforcement officers. But the 25-year law enforcement veteran who served as superintendent of the […]

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Iowa firefighter and Virginia sheriff honored at national convention

An Iowa firefighter and a Virginia county sheriff were honored Aug. 31 at the American Legion’s national convention in Milwaukee. Lt. Ryan T. Winkler, a member of the Clinton Fire Department in Iowa, was named the 2022 National Firefighter of the Year. He also volunteers as a first responder and training officer with the fire […]

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THE AMERICAN CULINARY FEDERATION TRIBUTE TO D’ESCOFFIER’S LEADERSHIP DURING THE NATIONAL CONVENTION

Kathleen Vossenberg Named ACF’s 2022 Cutting Edge Award Recipient and Certified Pastry Master® Frank Vollkommer is the guest speaker at the annual ACF National Convention Vegas CHICAGO, August 30, 2022 /PRNewswire/ — Two members of the Auguste Escoffier School of the Culinary Arts Leadership Team were recognized by the American Culinary Federation (ACF) at their […]

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10 years after the Republican National Convention in Tampa, Castor remembers the anxiety

Tampa mayor reflects on 2012 RNC anxiety and excitement Lloyd Sowers Reports TAMPA, Florida. – Some remember it as the convention where Clint Eastwood spoke to an empty chair representing President Barack Obama. But most Bay Area residents remember 2012 as the year the Republican National Convention came to Tampa — where Mitt Romney was […]

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Wreaths Across America issues national call to stand out and wave flags to remember 9/11 anniversary

COLUMBIA FALLS, Maine (August 25, 2022) – On Sunday, September 11, 2022, the national nonprofit organization Wreaths Across America calls on all Americans to join them in waving the American flag in their own communities to commemorate the 21st anniversary of 9/11. At 8:46 a.m. on Tuesday, September 11, 2001, five hijackers took control of […]

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GMD: Laurel FFA is growing, on the way to the national convention

LAUREL, Del. – Good Morning Delmarva shines a light on a local high school’s FFA program and how their commitment to developing their agriculture department earned them a spot at the FFA National Convention. Agriculture is a core industry in Delaware, and according to the USDA, Delaware ranks first nationally in the value of agricultural […]

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Wreaths Across America issues national call to stand out and waves flags to remember 9/11 anniversary

On September 11theand every Tuesday, the non-profit organization wishes to honor the “Freeport Flag Ladies” and those affected by 9/11, by joining together to wave the national flag COLUMBIA FALLS, Maine, August 25, 2022 /PRNewswire/ — About Sunday, September 11, 2022the national non-profit organization Wreaths Across America (WAA) is calling on all Americans to join […]

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VET TV will present and broadcast the 103rd National Convention

Veteran Entertainment Television (VET Tv) will be on hand during the 103rd American Legion National Convention from August 29 through September 29. 1, 2022 in Milwaukee. The streaming service dedicated to authentic storytelling of veterans by veterans will report on the most pressing and timely issues facing American veterans and their families. VET TV’s coverage […]

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UHD ALPFA Student Chapter Attends National Convention

The toll of the pandemic has affected in-person events across the country; however, for the Association of Latino Professionals for America (ALPFA) convention, attendance continues to grow. ALPFA’s UHD Chapter traveled to Orlando, Florida to attend this year’s convention, “The road traveled, the road to be traveled” which also celebrated 50 years of the national […]

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Hispanic National Convention celebrates new anthem, discusses recruiting

Reverend Germán Novelli-Oliveros, president of the Hispanic Missionary League and pastor of Grace Lutheran Church, Milwaukee, holds a copy of Himnario Luterano, the new Spanish anthem, on August 2 at the Hispanic National Convention in Orlando. (LCMS/Erik M. Lunsford) By Cheryl Magness The seventh LCMS Hispanic National Convention (HNC) was held in Orlando from August […]

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VET Tv presents and broadcasts the 103rd National Convention of the American Legion |

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VET Tv will present and broadcast the 103rd American Legion National Convention

VET logo VET logo SAN DIEGO, Aug. 23, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Veteran Entertainment Television (VET Tv) announced today that it will be onsite at 103rd American Legion National Convention, August 29-September 1, 2022 in Milwaukee, Wisconsin. The streaming service dedicated to authentic storytelling of veterans by veterans will report on the most pressing and […]

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Information on the 103rd National Convention in Milwaukee

The American Legion is hosting its 103rd National Convention in Milwaukee, August 26-September 1. Participants will participate in commission meetings, workshops and training sessions, as well as VIPs, attend awards ceremonies and elect a new national commander. View the calendar of events, subject to change, here. For more information, see below. Live coverage The following […]

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Editorial: The national mental health crisis appeal system is experiencing its own crisis | Editorial

The new national 988 hotline, a 911-style emergency call system for people contemplating suicide or other mental health crises, encountered a fairly significant acceptance problem. The system is barely a month old, yet there is already a movement underway to boycott it. Some users say it can aggravate existing mental trauma. Despite being advertised as […]

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National mental health crisis appeal system has its own crisis

The new national 988 hotline, a 911-style emergency call system for people contemplating suicide or other mental health crises, encountered a fairly significant acceptance problem. The system is barely a month old, yet there is already a movement underway to boycott it. Some users say it can aggravate existing mental trauma. Despite being advertised as […]

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Improved National Convention App for 2022

Since 2011, attendees of the American Legion National Convention have had access to a dedicated mobile app in addition to the traditional convention program. The app features updated schedules for meetings and speakers, floor events and more. But this year, the application of the convention is being updated. For 2022, the app’s scope will expand […]

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‘Don’t procrastinate’: At national convention, Pittsburgh progressives say move must be bold

Pittsburgh officials and activists welcomed progressive activists from across the country to the Netroots Nation Downtown convention on Thursday. And they had some lessons to share – perhaps the most important being that if a progressive political movement can win here, it can win anywhere. “Don’t procrastinate because our message is winning,” thundered State Representative […]

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APWU National Convention: Division, Retiree Conferences Getting Down to Business

When delegates arrived in Maryland’s National Harbor for the 26th Biennial National Convention, the Clerk’s, Maintenance, Motor Vehicle Services, and Support Services divisions held their respective conferences, alongside the retiree conference of the APWU. At the Clerk Crafts Division Conference, Director Lamont Brooks led members in a discussion on how to continue to protect and […]

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American Legion National Convention hosts job fair, careers, and credentialing events for vets and families

The American Legion hosts a number of events in Milwaukee for veterans and spouses transitioning into new professions and careers. Along with its national convention being held there later this month, The American is collaborating with Hiring Our Heroes for an employment workshop on August 25, from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m., at the Hilton […]

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The Golf Heritage Society Hosts the 2022 National Convention in Indianapolis

PITTSBURGH, Pa. (August 9, 2022) – The Golf Heritage Society (GolfHeritage.org) will hold its 51st National Convention September 21-24 in Indianapolis. “The GHS will host a memorable National Convention in Indianapolis, with a variety of programs and activities for attendees,” said Society President Dr. Bern Bernacki, “including stories and tributes to Pete and Alice Dye […]

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Meals on Wheels America and celebrity supporters issue national call for #RespectYourElders

Celebrities – including Earvin “Magic” Johnson, Lily Tomlin, Gayle King, Bass Spear and more – Join the social media challenge to share words of wisdom from elders ALEXANDRIA, Va., August 8, 2022 /PRNewswire/ — Meals on Wheels America – the national governing organization that supports more than 5,000 community programs dedicated to ending hunger and […]

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Republican National Convention in Milwaukee

Republican National Convention in Milwaukee Tony Evers and Donald Trump announce choice of convention city Updated: 10:49 a.m. CDT August 7, 2022 Hide transcript View Transcript NICK IS THE BIPartisan PUSH THAT IS CREDITED FOR LANDING THIS HUGE CONVENTION. NICK: Alright. MILWAUKEE CITY AND COUNTY LEADERS HAVE REALLY MADE STRONG POWER FOR THE CONVENTION, SAYING […]

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Milwaukee selected to host the 2024 Republican National Convention

Republican Party Chairwoman Ronna McDaniel announcement On Friday, the Republican National Committee (RNC) voted unanimously to host the 2024 Republican National Convention in Milwaukee. “Milwaukee is a world-class city, and we can’t wait to see it shine in the spotlight in 2024,” McDaniel said. said in a tweet. “We look forward to working with the […]

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Republicans pick Milwaukee to host 2024 National Convention

By Scott Bauer, Associated Press MADISON, Wis. (AP) – Republicans have unanimously chosen Milwaukee in the swing state of Wisconsin for the 2024 national convention, a victory for the city on the shores of Lake Michigan after its hosting of the Democratic convention in 2020 was disrupted by the COVID-19 pandemic. The August 5 decision […]

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Milwaukee officially chosen as host site for the 2024 Republican National Convention

Milwaukee will officially be the site of the 2024 Republican National Convention, hosting an event that could draw 50,000 visitors and millions of dollars to the city. It’s a move by Republicans to try to retake Wisconsin after Democratic President Joe Biden narrowly defeated Republican Donald Trump in the 2020 presidential election. Wisconsin has been […]

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Milwaukee chosen to host the 2024 Republican National Convention

MILWAUKEE — The Republican National Committee on Friday officially announced Milwaukee as the host city for the 2024 Republican National Convention. The committee voted for Milwaukee unanimously. Just now: The Republican National Committee has just unanimously chosen Milwaukee to host the Republican National Convention in 2024, according to Wisconsin GOP party chairman Paul Farrow. —Charles […]

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Jack and Jill of America, Inc. held the 45th National Convention July 26-31 in Orlando, Florida

Jack and Jill’s moms attend the 45th National Jack and Jill of America, Inc. Convention. Left to Right: Tara Aikens, Chapter President; Rachelle Grégory, member; Shirley Barber James, former National President (15th); & MarRonde Lumpkin-Lodson, Chapter Vice President Jack and Jill of America, Incorporated, the first African-American family organization, held its 45th national convention July […]

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DAV National Convention | Trulieve

This year, the DAV National Convention returns to sunny Orlando, Florida. A city known for its attractions and entertainment, the City Beautiful guarantees visitors of all ages an experience they will never forget. The convention is an opportunity to advocate for ill and injured veterans, enjoy the camaraderie of fellow DAV members, and take ownership […]

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Why the Republican National Convention should be held in Milwaukee

OPINION: The Republican National Convention arrives in Milwaukee, Wisconsin. Well, technically, members of the Republican National Committee (RNC) are to vote on the issue at their meetings in Chicago this week. The site selection committee has recommended that the largest city in Badger State be the host of the 2024 convention and RNC members are […]

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Atlanta is competing to host the 2024 Democratic National Convention

Photo: Thomas Wheatley/Axios When it comes to landing at the 2024 Democratic National Convention, one of Atlanta’s biggest selling points will be the fact that it’s relatively affordable to get a room downtown. What is happening: Today, Democratic bigwigs seeking party convention spots in 2024 wrap up their grand tour of Atlanta, which competes with […]

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2022 Topps Bowman Chrome National Convention Checklist, Details

The 2022 Topps Bowman Chrome National Convention wrap exchange set hasn’t changed much from the past few years. The show-exclusive package takes the Bowman Chrome design of the year and adds the National’s logo. Of course, the cards are also available in much smaller quantities. 2022 Topps Bowman Chrome National Convention Wrapper Trade-in Checklist Details […]

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2022 Panini National Convention Silver Packs Wrapper Redemption Info

2022 Panini National Convention Money Packs Checklist – Souvenir Cards Solid Materials Checklist 72 cards. Parallels: First – / 43 or less Logo – /8 or less Brand – /2 or less Laundry – 1/1 NFL Shield – 1/1 Sponsor – 1/1 AC Amari Cooper, Pro BowlAE Anthony Edwards, Minnesota TimberwolvesAH Austin Hooper, Pro BowlAK […]

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Subway impact fee floated to attract Republican National Convention votes – Tennessee Lookout

The Metro Nashville City Council will consider a proposal next week to create a development impact fee, part of an apparent effort to sweeten the pot for a vote to bring the 2024 Republican National Convention to Nashville. Although the move is seen as over the top after council refused to vote on the RNC […]

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National helpline created for mental health crisis support

A new national suicide prevention hotline is available for people facing a mental health emergency as state and federal health agencies seek to expand mental health services. Similar to dialing 9-1-1 in an emergency, people can now dial 9-8-8 to be connected to the National Suicide Prevention Lifeline, where support is available for those in […]

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Chicago is best place to hold 2024 Democratic National Convention, pro-DNC leaders say

CHICAGO — Democratic leaders are heading to Chicago this week to see if it could host the 2024 Democratic National Convention — and local leaders are pulling out all the stops to make that happen. Mayor Lori Lightfoot, Governor JB Pritzker and other local officials held a press conference Tuesday where they lobbied for Chicago […]

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Review of the National Debt Relief Act of 2022

National Debt Reduction is a New York City-based debt relief organization with an excellent reputation. The firm was started in 2009 and now services consumers across the United States. National Debt Reduction is a debt settlement company that specializes in credit card debt relief and general debt relief. This organization provides a no-obligation savings estimate […]

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Illinois Black Conservatives Join National Call for Deracialization of Political Speech – Wirepoints

From: Matt Rosenberg After widespread racist condemnations from Supreme Court Justice Clarence Thomas for his support for a controversial majority decision that returned abortion to the states, conservatives and black moderates released a national open letter encouraging restraint and sobriety. They are calling out those who launched “racist, vicious and ugly personal attacks” on Thomas […]

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Hochul and Adams push to host 2024 Democratic National Convention in New York: ‘There’s no better place’

STATEN ISLAND, NY — The Democratic National Committee (DNC) 2024 Presidential Convention site selection team is heading to New York this week and Governor Kathy Hochul and Mayor Eric Adams have a message for them: New York is the best city to host the convention. Hochul and Adams held a press conference at the Javits […]

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9-8-8 National Hotline Now Available for Arlington Residents – Official Government Site of Arlington County Virginia

Posted on July 19, 2022 A new 9-8-8 crisis and hotline is now active across the United States, including here in Arlington County. In 2020, Congress designated a new 9-8-8 dialing code to operate through the existing National Suicide Prevention Lifeline (NSPL) network, which has more than 200 locally operated and funded crisis lines across […]

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Career event scheduled for August 25 in conjunction with the national convention

Registration is open for the career event which is held in conjunction with the American Legion National Convention in Milwaukee in August. The American Legion and Hiring Our Heroes, a program of the U.S. Chamber of Commerce Foundation, are partnering to host the career event Aug. 25 in support of veterans, transitioning military members, military […]

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NAACP’s 113th National Convention Focuses on Building Black Power | national news

ATLANTIC CITY — The NAACP is hosting its 113th national convention July 14-July 20, 2022 in Atlantic City after two years of virtual programming. For 2 weeks, the nation’s largest advocacy and social justice organization will bring together elected officials, activists, organizers, faith leaders and artists for workshops and discussions to promote solutions to some […]

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What is 988? New National Mental Distress Helpline Launched

A new national hotline aims to help people in mental distress. The helpline will use existing services across the country to direct people struggling with a mental health crisis to support and resources. The hotline, which is now available, will have the three-digit number 988. Here’s what you need to know. What will the new […]

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Deadline Detroit | Do you feel suicidal? National 988 hotline debuts today, including metro Detroit area

For nearly 50 years, 911 has been the number to call for medical and police emergencies nationwide. Today, 988 joins it as an emergency number for those contemplating suicide. Asking for help can stop the spiral of suicidal thoughts. (File photo) These 988 calls will be answered on the National Suicide Prevention Lifeline, and callers […]

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Milwaukee recommended to host 2024 Republican National Convention

MILWAUKEE (CBS 58) — The Republican National Convention Site Selection Committee on Friday, July 15, voted to recommend Milwaukee to host the 2024 Republican National Convention (RNC). The full Republican National Committee will make the final decision Aug. 2-5. “Today, the Site Selection Committee voted to recommend Milwaukee to host the 2024 Republican National Convention […]

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Stockton University students help create Atlantic City mural for NAACP National Convention

In honor of the return of the NAACP National Convention to Atlantic City for the first time since 1968, Stockton University students collaborated with artists on a mural honoring four black educational pioneers. The mural features Juanita High, founding director of the NJ Equal Opportunity Fund and member of the Stockton University Foundation Board of […]

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New nationwide “988” hotline in Sacramento expected to lead to triple calls – CBS Sacramento

SACRAMENTO (CBS13) – A new national three-digit hotline aimed at providing mental health assistance to those in need will take calls in Sacramento. “988is a new hotline that connects people in crisis directly to the National Suicide Prevention Hotline. READ MORE: Border Collie Helps Nevada County Sheriff’s Deputies Find Injured Owner In May 2019, 12-year-old […]

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New national 3-digit hotline hopes to get essential help for more people – CBS Sacramento

Carjacking suspect surrenders without pantsA carjacking suspect without pants was arrested by police after he tried to ram them. 3 hours ago Youth dies in crash after North Sacramento chaseA car chase involving the Sacramento Police Department ended in an accident. According to the Sacramento County Sheriff’s Office, the chase began with Sacramento police, but […]

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VFW National Convention returns to Kansas City

KANSAS CITY, Missouri— Veterans Affairs Secretary Denis McDonough is one of many speakers who will join more than 10,000 members of the Veterans of Foreign Wars (VFW) and its auxiliaries at the VFW’s 123rd National Convention, which will will meet Saturday through July 21 at the Kansas City Convention. Downtown Kansas City, Missouri. “It feels […]

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A gaming event will take place during the national convention

Since last December, the American Legion and Regiment Gaming – the nation’s largest military gaming community – has collaborated on several online and in-person events. This relationship will be on display again at the 2022 American Legion National Convention in August. Regiment Gaming will have a designated area with gaming stations in the Wisconsin Center. […]

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NAACP’s 113th National Convention Focuses on Building Black Power

ATLANTIC CITY – The NAACP will host its 113th national convention July 14-July 20, 2022 in Atlantic City after two years of virtual programming. For 2 weeks, the nation’s largest advocacy and social justice organization will bring together elected officials, activists, organizers, faith leaders and artists for workshops and discussions to promote solutions to some […]

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Houston First is pushing to host the 2028 Republican National Convention

The Houston First Corporation is seeking the rights of the city of Houston to host the 2028 Republican National Convention, according to a letter written by Houston’s first president and CEO, Michael Heckman. The letter outlines details of an offer the public company hopes to finalize at Tuesday’s city council meeting. Heckman writes in his […]

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NAACP National Convention Returns to Atlantic City | Local News

ATLANTIC CITY — On Thursday, large crowds of delegates will begin arriving for the NAACP’s 113th Annual National Convention, a week-long event that will highlight rich pieces of the city’s black history while drawing thousands of visitors to the station this summer. Yolanda Melville, vice president of the NAACP Atlantic City chapter, said bringing the […]

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The 113th NAACP National Convention will be held in Atlantic City July 14-20

PHOTO ABOVE: NAACP Our collective voice is power. Our community is power. And when do we get together? Powerful. The NAACP’s 113th National Convention is the perfect setting to strengthen civil rights and all forms of socio-economic equality. Join us in Atlantic City July 14-20 as we come together to advance policies that impact Black […]

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Glendale Woman’s Club Recognized at GFWC National Convention, 2 Years in a Row for Category 4 Winner – Women’s History and Resource Center

GFWC Glendale Woman’s Club Recognized at GFWC National Convention 2 Years in a Row for Category 4 Winner – Women’s History and Resource Center The GFWC Glendale Woman’s Club was recognized at the 131st GFWC National Convention, in New Orleans, LA, June […]

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Southern Miss Ceramics 2022 National Call for Nominations

The Museum of Art at the School of Performing and Visual Arts at the University of Southern Mississippi has announced a call for entries for its 2022 Ceramics National. Artists from across the country are invited to submit original works created during the course. of the last five years. Ceramic sculptures, vessel forms (both functional […]

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Milwaukee and Nashville battle for 2024 Republican National Convention

This is the story of two potential convention towns. On June 1, the Milwaukee Common Council quickly approved a framework agreement to snag the 2024 Republican National Convention. Now, more than a month later, Nashville is gearing up for a big vote to bring the political spectacle to Music City. But it’s unclear whether the […]

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Mental health advocate optimistic, new national hotline will improve Illinois crisis infrastructure | Illinois

(The Center Square) — With a new national mental health crisis hotline set to subsume state efforts in July, Illinois is scrambling to prepare. Also known as 988, the new hotline is scheduled to go live on July 16 and will rely on existing Prairie State infrastructure. “The intent is to connect those in need […]

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Clinton County Square Dancers at the National Convention

Art and Connie Whitaker enjoyed round dancing at the National Square Dance Convention. From left to right, local participants Colleen Germann, Sandy Ames, Wayne Ames, Charlotte Grim and Robert Grim. Photo submitted More than 2,000 dancers – including members of the Clinton County Country Square Dance Club and 240 from Ohio, the event’s largest state […]

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Lanka SSL Wins Four Gold Medals at National Quality and Productivity Convention – Other

Lanka SSL teams with their awards Lanka Special Steel Limited (Lanka SSL), a wholly owned subsidiary of EB Creasy & Company PLC, continued its winning streak with its Awanetha, Target, Shakthi and Verge teams winning four coveted gold medals at the recent National Convention on Quality and Productivity […]

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National Convention: SWS urges women to stand firm with each other

The Stand Up for Women Society (SWS) called on women to stand firm with each other in love and unity to promote good governance, peaceful coexistence and a better society. SWS Founder and National President, Advocate Deborah Ijadele-Adetona made the call during the 2022 3-day National Conference and Summit held in Lagos State. Women by […]

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ATHS National Convention and Truck Show has another great show in Springfield, Illinois

More than 700 trucks were appreciated at the 2022 Truck Show and Convention. VIRTUAL National Convention and Truck Show kicks off June 17-18 With over a dozen learning sessions and informational meetings, which drew hundreds of attendees, it was one of the most popular conventions of all time. » — Laurence Gration, General Manager KANSAS […]

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DG Rangers Attends Paigham E Pakistan National Convention

Pakistan Rangers Sindh Director General Major General Iftikhar Hassan Chaudhry attended the national convention titled “Paigham e Pakistan” organized by Dawood University of Engineering and Technology in Karachi. KARACHI, (UrduPoint/Pakistan Point News – June 15, 2022): The Director General of Pakistani Sindh Rangers, Major General Iftikhar Hassan Chaudhry attended the National Convention titled “Paigham e […]

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Bradford Police respond to national call for better safety for women and girls

Wednesday, June 15, 2022 Bradford Police are committed to keeping women safe and are ahead of the issues, taking proactive action in the city. It comes at a time when there has been a national focus on women’s safety, following reclaiming protests in the streets. Tackling violence against women and girls is a key priority […]

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New National Mental Health Helpline Launching in Mid-July – Action News Jax

JACKSONVILLE, Fla. – Beginning July 16, a new national mental health hotline will launch to operate in the United States. [DOWNLOAD: Free Action News Jax app for alerts as news breaks] Similar to 911, 988 has been designated as the new three-digit dialing code that will route callers to the National Suicide Prevention Lifeline, according […]

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NAACP to Address Buffalo, NY Shooting at National Convention

The NAACP at its national convention in July will address the racially motivated shooting that left 10 black residents dead at a Tops Friendly grocery store in Buffalo, NY Led by President and CEO Derrick Johnson, the nation’s oldest civil rights organization has released a searing list of policies and recommendations that challenge the US […]

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A new national mental health helpline is coming

Just as 911 is our national emergency hotline, 988 will soon be our national mental health crisis hotline. Effective 7/16, the new code is much easier to remember than the 10-digit number that was in place before. When the number goes into effect, people seeking help will be able to call, text or chat online […]

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Local Resident Takes Part in Libertarian National Convention | The star

Libertarian Party members from Northeast and Central Indiana recently attended the National Convention in Reno, Nevada, over Memorial Day weekend. The group included Morgan Rigg of DeKalb County as well as other representatives from Allen, Hamilton and Kosciusko counties. Delegates elected national leaders, heard rallying speakers and attended a full day of educational campaign training […]

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National Convention and ATHS Truck Show Honors Trucking History –

The 2022 American Truck Historical Society National Convention and Truck Show is in the books. This year’s event was held at the Illinois State Fairgrounds in Springfield, Illinois from June 9-11. According to the ATHS, the event drew around 5,000 visitors per day. ATHS members from across the country brought nearly 800 trucks to display […]

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THE NATIONAL CONVENTION. – Fire Engineering: Training of Firefighters and News of Firefighters, Rescue

THE NATIONAL CONVENTION. It is so rare for the daily press to discuss anything fire-related with even ordinary intelligence that the following article in The Commercial Bulletin, suggested by the forthcoming convention of chiefs, deserves pride of place in fire literature . The author makes a serious mistake in assuming that firefighters are generously paid […]

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Shawnee State University Junior Presents at National Tri-Beta Convention

Shawnee State’s Dr. Jennifer Napper (left) and Junior Hanna Tackett (right) attended the Beta Beta National Convention in Oklahoma City, Oklahoma, where Tackett presented her own research. Hanna Tackett, a Shawnee State junior, recently presented her research on “The Warburg Effect in Acute Myeloid Leukemia” at the Beta Beta Beta National […]

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‘March For Our Lives’ rally in Orlando joins national call for more gun control laws – WFTV

VIDEO: March For Our Lives rally in Orlando joins national call for more gun control laws VIDEO: March For Our Lives rally in Orlando joins national call for more gun control laws (Phylicia Ashley, WFTV.com/WFTV) ORLANDO, Fla. — People across the country marched for gun control on Saturday. READ: Thousands take to US streets to […]

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ATHS National Convention and Truck Show Draws Crowds Land Line

Truckers and truck enthusiasts from across the country gathered in Springfield, Illinois for the American Truck Historical Society’s National Convention and Truck Show. The annual event kicked off June 9 at the Illinois State Fairgrounds. Around 5,000 visitors per day take advantage of all that the fair has to offer. In addition to the nearly […]

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NBM Holds 43rd National Convention in Benin and Expresses Willingness to Partner with FG on Cybercrime and Others – Nigerian Observer

BENIN CITY – A pan-African group, the Neo Black Movement (NBM) of Africa, has said it is ready to partner with the federal government through its agencies to control cybercrime and other anti-social vices among young people in the country. The group’s national chairman, Olorogun Ese Kakor, made the call during the group’s 43rd national […]

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OOIDA Tour Trailer Heads To ATHS National Convention

Rested after Wheel Jam in Huron, SD, Marty Ellis next plans to take the OOIDA tour trailer to the ATHS National Convention and Truck Show June 9-11 at the State Fairgrounds from Illinois to Springfield. In addition to Ellis, Lewie Pugh, executive vice president of OOIDA, plans to make an appearance.The organizers present the event […]

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National message or history of San Francisco?

San Francisco District Attorney Chesa Boudin speaks to supporters at election night on Tuesday. (Justin Sullivan/Getty Images) The successful recall of San Francisco District Attorney Chesa Boudin on Tuesday has already led some pundits to declare the “progressive prosecutor” dead. But a look around the country — and a closer look at San Francisco’s particular […]

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APC National Convention: I’m the man of the moment, says Tinubu; swear to eradicate terrorism forever

FORMER, Governor of Lagos State, Bola Tinubu and presidential candidate in the 2023 elections under the All Progressives Congress (APC), urged delegates to vote him in as the party’s flag bearer, insisting on the fact that he is the most qualified person to succeed President Muhammadu Buhari. Tinubu made the call during the APC Special […]

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Amarnath Yatra: UAPA invoked against individuals and groups for spreading anti-national message : The Tribune India

PTI Srinagar, June 3 On Friday, police in Jammu and Kashmir charged several unknown individuals and groups, including Sikhs, with spreading “anti-national” messages ahead of the annual Amarnath Yatra, officials said. The pilgrimage is scheduled for June 30 to August 11 this year after a two-year hiatus due to the coronavirus pandemic. “It […]

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Five players who could land a national call-up due to their strong IPL performances

IPL 2022: The fifteenth edition of the Indian Premier League is finally over. The two-month season which started on March 26 ended on May 29 at Narendra Modi Stadium. It has been a fascinating season with two new teams entering the Indian Premier League fold. There was so much hype surrounding the expansion of the […]

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Osinbajo meets with Adamu, five APC governors before the national convention

Vice President Yemi Osinbajo met with APC National Chairman Abdullahi Adamu and five governors from the ruling party on Thursday. The meeting, sources said, began around 7 p.m. However, the identity of the governors is currently unknown. The meeting took place at Aguda House, the official residence of the Vice President. Laolu Akande, the vice […]

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PDP delegate donates N13m from national convention cash transport to Kaduna orphans

A Kaduna politician has earned praise after showing love to his community with a large stash of cash he received from presidential candidates at the recently concluded People’s Democratic Party national convention. opposition. Tanko Rossi Sabo from Sanga Local Government Area told Peoples Gazette that he donated the money to his people because he felt […]

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BetterInvesting National Convention Brings Wealth of Investing Knowledge to Dallas June 23-26; Includes free public day on June 25

TROY, Mich., June 2, 2022 /PRNewswire/ — BetterInvesting™, an educational nonprofit founded in Detroit in 1951, will celebrate its 70e anniversary at its national congress in dallas, June 23-26. And yes, we can do the math. Due to the pandemic, the 70e the anniversary celebration was delayed for a year. But this year, we’re going […]

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LE National Convention Highlights Final Victory in Christ

Elder Almir Marroni, publishing director of the General Conference of Seventh-day Adventists, delivered God’s message for Sabbath worship. Amid different regional crises and challenges faced in other parts of the world, Marroni encouraged delegates to say that our victory is rooted in Jesus. The recent pandemic has shown a glimpse of life in turmoil. People […]