Urban Upbound Celebrates the 12th Anniversary Success Gala and Fundraiser to Break Cycles of Poverty In Public Housing Neighborhoods
October 28, 2016
On Wednesday, October 26th at 7pm, Urban Upbound celebrated its 12th Anniversary success gala and fundraiser at the City Winery on 155 Varick Street. At the gala, Urban Upbound honored three great clients of the organization – Rajiyah Smalls, Workforce Development client; Stephanie Reis, Financial Fitness client; and Beryl Akuffo, Urban Upbound College Access Student. Senator Michael Gianaris, Majority Leader Jimmy Van Bramer and 300+ other leaders from the government, media, finance, and non-profit sectors were in attendance, and live performances by Best Day Ever, DJ Hot Day, Dr. Bob Lee and DJ Marley Marl.
Co-Founder and CEO commented, “Tonight we have come together to celebrate the success of our clients and our collective efforts in strengthening the community to alleviate the pervasive cycle of poverty in public housing neighborhoods so that developments...
Recycling Superstars: Manufacturers Who Take Recycling Seriously
November 02, 2016
Creating a quality product is hard work. For some companies, when a piece comes off a manufacturing line with the wrong imprint, a slightly scratched frame or a blemish, the flawed item is oftentimes designated for the recycling bin.
At Mansfield Plumbing in Perrysville, Ohio, where more than a million toilets and sinks are crafted each year, millions of pounds of fired scrap and spent plaster molds are recycled annually. Instead of going into landfills, the material is used as road aggregate.
Additionally, the small-town facility is making a big difference by recycling 285,000 pounds of cardboard and cartons, 4,000 pounds of paper, 1,000 pounds of plastic and 5,200 wooden pallets each year. The company also saves about four million gallons of water a year through its water conservation program designed to reduce water usage by 10 percent...
Las Vegas Organization Seeks Crowdfunding to Democratize Access To Support for People in Early Recovery
October 28, 2016
Living Free Health & Fitness, a Las Vegas-based non-profit addiction recovery organization, announced today that it has launched a funding effort to expand its recovery programs throughout Las Vegas-area communities to cover a broader segment of the population.
“The tough road to recovery is crowded,” commented Shelley Poerio, president of Living Free. “But access to quality help is typically limited to the few who can afford expensive programs. We offer free or low-cost programs for addicts needing the kind of longer-term, ongoing care we uniquely provide.”
The organization has already provided the Las Vegas community hundreds of hours of donated time to help addicts stay in recovery, including at The Salvation Army Las Vegas Adult Rehabilitation Center and at The Davis Houses, sober living for women.
It’s well known that the risk of relapse is diminished the longer people engage in a program of recovery. The funding raised...
Rife machine builder reinvents technology first used in the 1930s
October 28, 2016
Rife Machine Builder reinvents technology first used in the 1930’s.
Due to problems with conventional drugs more people are starting to look into
Rife Technology began in the 1930’s when a man named Royal Rife observed
pathogens resonate and break up at certain frequencies. In 1932 a conference
was held in San Diego. Some of the top doctors from around the world were at
Rife began to treat many people with the new technology. Reports indicate the
technology is certainly worth a second look. It is important to not make medical
claims. There is a fine line between quackery and legitimate science. Some
people will take a nine volt battery and hook it up to a pipe and call it Rife
There are many theories about why Rife Technology is an effective tool. Some
people claim that giving the chemicals in the body...
Andrea Jerez Venegas, selected as Top Informatics Engineer of the Year for 2016 by the International Association of Top Professionals (IAOTP)!
October 31, 2016
Andrea Jerez Venegas, Manager for Evalueserve was selected as Top Informatics Engineer of the Year for 2016-2017 by the International Association of Top Professionals (IAOTP).
While inclusion with the International Association of Top Professionals is an honor in itself, only a few members in each discipline are chosen for this distinction. These special honorees are distinguished based on their professional accomplishments, academic achievements, leadership abilities, longevity in the field, other affiliations and contributions to their communities. All honorees are invited to attend the IAOTP’s annual award gala at the end of this year for a night to honor their achievements.
With over 7 years of professional experience in a male dominated industry, Andrea Jerez Venegas has certainly proved herself as an accomplished professional and inspiration for all women. As a dynamic, results-driven leader, Andrea has been successful climbing...
Gary Ferone and Fairfield Family Care to Manage Third State of the Art Alternative Senior Living Location
October 29, 2016
Gary Ferone and Sunshine Senior Residence have announced a new location. "It is with great pleasure we will soon be opening our newest location in Stamford, CT – in a quiet residential neighborhood with the best quality care in the industry" said . "This is our third location in the state of Connecticut and is continuation of our plan to improve the quality of senior living by offering residence options.”
is now taking applications for their newest home and will be ready for residents by the end of the year. “Our homes provide a wonderful alternative to large institutional facilities, and make the transition from ones’ own home to a senior residence must less dramatic. Our goal is for our clients to feel at home, have a close network of friends and feel like they are in a family atmosphere. We are there as an intimate support system and always striving to make them as comfortable as possible in their new home." said Ferone.
Millennials and Others Tell the World Why They Are Voting for Trump via “Selfie” Video Contest
October 29, 2016
MAGA Video Contest today launched the Make America Great Again Video and SnapChat Story Contest. The contest seeks short videos or SnapChat Stories from millennials, or anyone, telling why they are voting for Donald Trump from their own point of view. The campaign incorporates the social media hashtags #MAGAVideoContest and #I’mVotingTrump for participants to share their videos online.
The contest will accept submissions through November 5, 2016. The top 20 finalists will be evaluated by a panel of judges. The selection will be based on creativity and content. Each entry is required to begin with the worlds “I’m voting Trump because…” Twenty winners will be announced on November 8, 2016. Winners will receive a variety of prizes, including Donald Trump campaign collectables.
Visitors to the contest website, magavideocontest.com, can vote for their favorite videos. The number of votes each entry receives will...
WORLD’S FIRST KOSHER ALCOHOL-FREE WHISKY MADE WITHOUT ALCOHOL GOES ON SALE IN TIME FOR PARTY SEASON
November 03, 2016
The world’s first alcohol-free liquor-flavored whisky is ''Kosher Conformed'' and it feels and taste exactly like liquor.
ArKay Kosher alcohol free liquor collection mimics the taste of Whisky, Gin, Vodka, Brandy, Rum, Tequila, Amaretto, Limoncello, Margarita, Mojitos, Irish Cream, Blue Curacao and Orange Napoleon, it is classified as a soft drink since it contains no alcohol. It is conformed to Kosher guidelines and meets the ingredient requirements of both the US Food and Drug Administration and the European Economic Community.
While the company refers to the drinks as “Kosher alcohol free liquors”, ArKay Beverages targets people who can’t drink due to medical reasons and religious beliefs.” The brand is designed for everyone to enjoy.” Since it tastes and looks “exactly like traditional liquor”. ArKay can be used for drinking straight...
World Psoriasis Day 2016 Sees CTX Technology Working to Conquer Psoriasis
October 28, 2016
On Saturday October 29 World Psoriasis Day gives voice to the 125 million people worldwide with psoriasis/psoriatic arthritis. Organized by the International Federation of Psoriasis Association, the event’s theme aim is to fight prejudice, exclusion, discrimination, stigma and bullying that psoriasis patients often encounter.
Psoriasis is a non-infectious autimmune condition where skin cells grow rapidly and form into plaques that can be unsightly and uncomfortable. Around3% of the population is affected by psoriasis.
CTX Technology is developing a topical treatment for plaque psoriasis, one we hope will provide lasting clearance of symptoms for the over 80% of patients who suffer from mild-to-moderate psoriasis. Current topical treatments have limited effectiveness and must be rotated because of damage to the skin that can occur with prolonged use.
The CTX Technology team looks forward to the day when all mild-to-moderate psoriasis...
Hottestbreakingnews.com Now Offering Local City News For The Top 50 Cities In The United States
October 28, 2016
Hottestbreakingnews.com, a US based news website which collects and broadcasts the latest news articles from over top 50 news website on the web, is now also offering a separate page dedicated to offering daily trending news from the top 50 cities in the Unites States. The website currently offers the most interesting and recent news items from around the world. It also contains a Spanish page named "ESPANOL" which collects news items from all the Latin American pages which is a very rare trend even among the big news sites. The “Celebrities” page on the website has been garnishing major attention from the online viewers.
One of the representatives of Hottest Breaking News was quoted as saying, " We are really happy with the response that we have been getting so far. Our goal is to present all the recent news across every city in the United State so that people don't have to browse from sites to sites in search of local news in their...