House Spending Bill Includes $100 Million for Key Caltrain Project
A House appropriations bill proposed this week as part of a package to fund federal government operations through the end of September contains what could be a welcome surprise for Caltrain.Legisl
SNAP Benefits for Seniors: 7 Key Food Assistance Program Facts
SNAP benefits for seniors help low-income older adults afford nutritious food to stay as healthy as possible. Find out 7 key program facts and how to apply.
Opioid epidemic: 6 key steps that states should take now
The AMA’s in-depth analysis informs a proven road map that states can follow to successfully fight the opioid epidemic and improve pain care.
In Brief: Four Demographic Trends Spurring an Overhaul of the U.S. Food and Beverage Industry
A CBRE analysis of U.S. consumer spending and demographic patterns suggests significant changes for food-and-beverage operators and the real estate they occupy, including a greater push for convenient, prepared foods; a growing millennial influence; and the emergence of inner-ring suburbs as the industry’s hottest market.
Why social protection holds the key to fighting hunger
5 positive impacts of social protection measures 08 Jul 2015 What happens when money is given directly to people living in dire conditions? Will children be better nourished? Will families be more productive or will they become dependent? Will economies grow stronger? Today, some 70 percent of the world population, most of which live in rural areas, have no access to adequate social protection measures. For…
7 Steps to Help Grow Your Business
As part of Transamerica’s commitment to financial professionals, Chief Distribution Officer Dave Paulsen shares tips to grow their book of business.
Proposition 13 overhaul is pension bailout in disguise
Perhaps it’s time for government to learn how to do more with less.
8 Steps for Changing How Others See You
Joel Garfinkle covers 8 steps for changing perceptions about yourself and getting others to see you in a new light. Taking these steps will make you more effective in your job.
Why children are the key to economic growth
Lancet research looks at the impact of early-years investment on economic growth.
Technology Transforms The Way Food Banks Get Food To People In Need
Each year, more than 70 million pounds of food go to waste in our country. With this much surplus, no one should have to go hungry. To prevent waste an...
What Is Armenian Food? Depends Who You Ask
What’s eaten in Armenia is vastly different from what constitutes Armenian cuisine outside the country.
Why I Lie to the Food Pantry
I admit it. It's true. I lie to the people running the food pantry. But before you get out your pitchforks and righteous indignation, before you diatrib...
What to Do If Your Identity Is Stolen: 14 Steps
If you become a victim of identity theft, you should take immediate steps. Here’s what you need to do.
Food Pantry Top 10 List
Our top ten list of food pantry needs is update monthly.
What does a Food Pantry need most?
What kinds of donations to MOM most help meet the need? Should you donate food or make a financial donation? What is the difference between a Food Pantry and a Food Bank?
Food Assistance 101
Understanding the basics surrounding food assistance in Maryland.
10 steps to a better future
Determine your eligibility for the Work Ready Kentucky Scholarship. To be eligible, you must: Be a U.S. citizen or permanent resident Be a Kentucky resident Be a high school or GED graduate Have not earned an associate’s degree or higher Pick an occupation in one of these five industries: Healthcare Business and IT Construction TradesRead more about 10 steps to a better future[...]
The 10 Steps Of The Adoption Process
The adoption process can seem daunting and mysterious to families who are just getting started on their journey towards building a family, but don’t worry! Read these ten steps and you’ll understand the basics about how a family goes from research to a welcome home party for a newly adopted child. If you still have any specific questions after you’re done with the article, please feel…
How Many Steps Are You Taking?
Track Your Steps There are quite a few benefits of controlling and viewing how many steps you actually take. The two most important to me are Safety and Motivation. The safety aspect of step tracking also comes with other benefits that these applications on our …
10 Steps to Heating System Repair
For a quick fix, consider DIY heating system repair with these ten simple steps. Call Metro Express Service for professional repairs at (817) 516-0700!