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Jul 21 2016

Trump Isn’t the Only Republican with a Woman Problem

Conservative policymakers have relentlessly curtailed women’s freedom, security, and autonomy for years. By Marge Baker Long before he set his sights on the White House, Donald Trump was showing his misogynistic colors. He became notorious for using the press and social media to publicly attack women, calling them “dogs” and “fat pigs.” He objectified and …

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Jul 21 2016

Banks Don’t Commit Crimes, Bankers Do

Until the feds charge reckless bankers individually, they’ll shake down shareholders to bail them out for misdeeds. By Jim Hightower Hey, stop complaining that our government coddles Wall Street’s big, money-grubbing banks. Sure, they went belly-up and crashed our economy with their greed. And, yes, Washington bailed them out, while ignoring the plight of workaday …

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Jul 13 2016

Park Party Brings Unity

“Neighborhood parks are one important way to bring us together and remind us we are all neighbors despite any perceived differences or issues.” Kristen Ishihara By Keisha Roland Kristen Ishihara, Councilwoman District 4, recently held a celebration at Akin Park located at 414 Delwood drive. The park received new playground equipment, picnic tables, flower beds …

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Jun 29 2016

Preceptors Honored

The University of Texas at Tyler Ben and Maytee Fisch College of Pharmacy officials recently recognized preceptors during its Annual Preceptor Appreciation and Development Weekend. “The preceptor development and appreciation event is vitally important to the Ben and Maytee Fisch College of Pharmacy. It is a weekend to recognize our preceptors who have supported the …

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Jun 29 2016

Get Out the Vote Success

Dominicanos USA Registers Over 100,000 Voters in New York With several contested congressional primaries fast approaching, Dominicanos USA (DUSA), a non-profit organization established to empower, educate, and mobilize Dominican-Americans politically, announced today that they have registered an unprecedented 100,000 voters over the last two years. “To be able to reach this milestone achievement just proves …

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Jun 29 2016

Plan While You Can

VICTIMS OF DRUNK DRIVING LEND THEIR FACES, VOICES IN EFFORT TO SPARE OTHERS FROM TRAGIC, LIFE-CHANGING CONSEQUENCE (put in small letters) – A prisoner in his own body. This is how Sean Carter describes his life following his fateful decision 11 years ago to get into a vehicle driven by a drunk driver. When the …

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Jun 28 2016

Capturing the Beauty

The beauty of everyday things should remind us of the abundances that we have received and often do not recognize. – Sean Scott By Keisha Roland Sean Scott, first time competitor, in the Texas Bank and Trust 34th annual Photography Exhibition was born June 1, 1969, in Denton,TX. He has had a long interest in …

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Jun 22 2016

FOR THE UNINSURED:

Free Medical and Dental Screenings June 28th & 29th East Texas is blessed with significant health care and dental care resources. However, most resources are clustered in larger communities, leaving rural areas with limited access. In addition, East Texans, in general, experience higher incidence of heart disease, cancer, stroke, and diabetes, often related to higher …

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