Tag:Oregon

Health Workers, Too, Feel Impacts of Gun Violence

Pond said she hopes lawmakers can set aside their differences to ensure gun violence doesn't take any more victims.

Program Providing Fresh Food Hopes to ‘Double Up’ Impact

A program that helps Oregonians eat fresh food could expand with an assist from lawmakers.

What Travelers Can Expect as Overdue Summer Plans Take Shape

The webinar is Tuesday at 11:30 a.m., sponsored by AARP, Portland International Airport and Travel Oregon.

Caravan to Immigration Center Supports Detained Mothers

A Northwest car caravan is heading to an immigration detention center this weekend to support mothers who've been detained there.

Biden Infrastructure Plan Could Boost Apprenticeship Programs

Apprenticeship programs at community colleges are poised for a big investment under President Joe Biden's infrastructure plan.

Health Workers with Lived Experience Help Close Gaps

In Oregon, organizations that employ these workers are receiving grants, with the aim of closing health disparities in communities impacted by discrimination.

Report: More Needed to Set High-School Students on Career Paths

Oregon could do a better job setting up high school students for careers once they graduate, according to a new analysis.

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Massachusetts Ranks #1 in Child Well-Being

Massachusetts ranks first in the nation for children's well-being, according to the 2022 Kids Count Data Book from the Annie E. Casey Foundation.
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Vote Expected Today in U.S. House on Inflation-Reduction Act

Health advocates are hailing the new Inflation Reduction Act, saying it would be the biggest health-care reform since the Affordable Care Act.

Florida’s Child Well-Being Report Card Shows Increase in Mental Distress

Children's advocacy groups are calling on lawmakers to do more to improve the well-being of Florida's kids.

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Best Apps for your New Mobile Phone

We can install any app from the google play store very quickly. Let’s take a look at some most amazing apps for android mobile phones.

4 Easy Ways to Treat Yourself

Even the little act of purchasing new socks can make a great difference to your sense of contentment. Rather than purchasing impractical gifts, you could make life more enjoyable by spending less money on treats that make you happy at that moment.