For the Love of Cats Receives Second Highest Winn-Dixie Donation | Clubs And Organizations

For the Love of Cats Receives Second Highest Winn-Dixie Donation |  Clubs And Organizations

Heather and her kitten friends at the May Winn-Dixie event. For the Love of Cats was named the second-highest fundraiser participating in Winn-Dixie’s nationwide Community Bag Program for the month of May, raising $151 dollars. In honor of May as National Pet Month, Winn-Dixie’s Community Bag Program highlighted animal welfare organizations across the country to … Read more

‘Fish/bird scenario’ taking shape on Kirk Avenue wall | Local News

‘Fish/bird scenario’ taking shape on Kirk Avenue wall |  Local News

Steven Paul started his mosaic career 10 years ago under the instruction of Isaiah Zagar while living in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. There was a classroom element but actually working on the wall, “I felt like I got it,” said Paul. When he moved to Roanoke about five years ago he started a mosaic on his garage … Read more

People For Cats – June 24, 2022 | Falmouth Columns

People For Cats – June 24, 2022 |  Falmouth Columns

Country United States of AmericaUS Virgin IslandsUnited States Minor Outlying IslandsCanadaMexico, United Mexican StatesBahamas, Commonwealth of theCuba, 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 deg S)Antigua and BarbudaArgentina, Argentine RepublicArmeniaArubaAustralia, Commonwealth ofAustria, Republic ofAzerbaijan, Republic ofBahrain, Kingdom ofBangladesh, People’s … Read more

CATS board delays contract for interim CEO under Metro Council pressure over former CEO’s pay | News

CATS board delays contract for interim CEO under Metro Council pressure over former CEO’s pay |  News

The oversight board for Baton Rouge’s bus system delayed signing a contract with the agency’s new CEO under pressure from Metro Council members who criticized the board’s plan to pay two people an executive salary. “We understand what some of the concerns are. We don’t want to pay two CEOs,” Capital Area Transit System Board … Read more

GRIFFITH: Democrats are focused on big cats | Columnists

GRIFFITH: Democrats are focused on big cats |  Columnists

When I talk to constituents, I hear a lot of concerns they want Washington to address. The cost of living, high energy prices, the crisis on the southern border, and several others impacted them and their communities, and so these concerns come up frequently. One concern I had not heard expressed by constituents regards the … Read more

Jacksonville nonprofit focuses on child education through therapy dogs | Local News

Jacksonville nonprofit focuses on child education through therapy dogs |  Local News

Jacksonville nonprofit Chelsea’s Chariot is on a mission to improve child educational and social skills with the assistance of therapy dogs. Chelsea’s Chariot began as an animal-assisted reading intervention funded through the Humble ISD Education Foundation for Innovations in Education grant, which was written by co-founder Michelle Hise who runs the organization with her husband … Read more

Cats, the open ocean and Hemingway’s Florida home | Life

Cats, the open ocean and Hemingway’s Florida home |  Life

This story begins as does most of the prevailing Eurocentric culture in the US with the sailors that brought the Vikings, Polynesians, explorers, colonists, unscrupulous opportunists, slaves, goods, plants, and livestock to this continent. My honorable readers can choose to accept whatever date, coast and site of landing that suits you, so don’t perceive any … Read more

It’s a bird; it’s a plane; it’s a box | Local News

It’s a bird;  it’s a plane;  it’s a box |  Local News

Finally! I’m so tired of waiting a whole day, often two days to get my electric toothbrush, vitamins or weed-trimmer battery delivered to my door. Before long, we will be getting our Amazon packages within a half hour of ordering. Nearly a decade ago Amazon founder Jeff Bezos promised drones would be delivering Amazon packages … Read more

Cats, the open ocean and Hemingway’s Florida home | Local

Cats, the open ocean and Hemingway’s Florida home |  Life

This story begins as does most of the prevailing Eurocentric culture in the US with the sailors that brought the Vikings, Polynesians, explorers, colonists, unscrupulous opportunists, slaves, goods, plants, and livestock to this continent. My honorable readers can choose to accept whatever date, coast and site of landing that suits you, so don’t perceive any … Read more