Catholic Scout councils not affected by bankruptcy case, chairman says
Boy Scout councils and units sponsored by Catholic parishes and other entities will not be affected by the Chapter 11 bankruptcy case filed by the Boy Scouts of America, said the chairman of the Natio...
Longview zoning panel OKs landmark designation for Troop 201 Scout Hut; City Council to decide next
The Longview Planning and Zoning Commission recommended Tuesday that the Boy Scout Troop 201 cabin at Teague Park receive a Local Historical Landmark designation.
American Council on the Teaching of Foreign Languages
What does research show about the benefits of language learning? In this age of accountability in education, policymakers and administrators, as well as parents, are increasingly demanding to know what research studies show regarding the benefits of language learning. This document will identify some of the major correlation studies that highlight how language learners benefit from their experiences. Three major areas have been identified:
How Pope Francis affected CNN's Carol Costello
CNN's Carol Costello writes that she considered myself a lapsed Catholic -- until Pope Francis came on the scene.
The Top Ten Most Important Church Councils
To be deep into history, John Henry Newman wrote, is to cease to be a Protestant. Put another way, to be deep into history is to become stronger in the Catholic faith—something we are all called to do in this Year of Faith. To make that journey into the history of our faith is to …
How the 'shadow council' is trying to influence the Synod on the Family
When the first week's reports of the 13 small groups at the Synod on the Family were released on Friday, the influence of those who participated in May's “Shadow Council” could be discerned in the report of the German speaking group.
Gulf Shores City Council donates $20,000 to high school band
GULF SHORES, Alabama -- The 120-member Gulf Shores High School band will march in the St. Patrick's Day Parade in New York next spring thanks to a $20,000 donation from the city.
Advanced Education with Van Council and Daniel Holzberger, Van Michael Salons
Early Registration Discount Extended to Friday, September 28. Space is limited and classes are filling up fast. Don't Delay, Register Today Attend this special educational presentation with Van Council and Daniel Holzberger of Van Michael Salons. Register by Friday and receive a 20% discount with coupon code ED20. Enter coupon code during registration to receive your discounted price The October 7 Van Michael advanced education classes…
How will Bristol City Council’s Corporate Strategy Impact Women?
Please note that this event has been cancelled. We are still providing a collective response so we ask you to get in touch directly before Friday 9th via email or phone (0117 916 6555) if you have …
Wicks' book explains how the Second Vatican Council achieved renewal
On Friday, I began my review of Jesuit Fr. Jared Wicks' critically important book Investigating Vatican II: Its Theologians, Ecumenical Turn and Biblical Commitment, and I examined the part of the boo...
How Vacation Affected My Soul
Come with me to North Carolina, on my vacation, where I learned a few things I'd love to share with you.
PTHS Leadership/Student Council Recognized as Top 5A Donor School through Carter BloodCare
A blog about the news and updates of the Pine Tree ISD public schools.
Moms Share How Motherhood Affected the Relationship With Their Partners
Earth Timeline: How People Have Affected the Environment
The Science Behind A Wrinkle in Time Learn about other dimensions, time, space, relativity and all the other cool science behind A Wrinkle in Time, in theaters March 9. Black History Month The 2018 Winter Olympics
How does (or has) your neighborhood affected you?
Hello all! Welcome to another riveting Building Futures blog post! The neighborhoods in which we live or have lived are important to us. Neighborhoods can foster either positive or negative experi…
How the Girl Scout Cookie Program Helps Girls and the Girl Scout Council
When you buy delicious Girl Scout Cookies, you’re helping to power new, unique and amazing experiences for girls—experiences that broaden their worlds, help them learn essential life skills, and pr…
How to help those affected by Hurricane Patricia
Hurricane Patricia is heading towards the west coast of Mexico with 200-mph sustained winds, making it one of the strongest hurricanes ever recorded in the Western Hemisphere.
Pope Francis remembers the victims of Peru floods: 100,000 affected
During the Angelus: in Lent we find Jesus in the face of the suffering.
How To Help Those Affected By Hurricane Harvey In Texas
Texas has suffered the dangers of a catastrophic weather event – Hurricane Harvey. Many are still struggling to stay safe as the after effect of devastating flooding continues. There are still areas across Texas that remain in the path of significant disaster as rain and dangerous storm surg…
Slowik: Blue Island residents voice concerns about proposed rules for council meetings
Blue Island aldermen are considering rules and procedures that would dictate how city council meetings are run in an apparent attempt to check the mayor's power.
What is a Red Flag warning? How am I affected?
The National Weather Service (NWS) issues Red Flag Warnings & Fire Weather Watches to alert citizens and land managers about the possibility of critical weather and fuel moisture conditions that could lead to rapid or dramatic increases in wildfire activit