Philadelphia magazine These Are The 10 Most Affordable Homes in Society HillPhiladelphia magazineLow-rise Society Hill passed high-rise Rittenhouse Square and bosky Chestnut Hill to beome the neighborhood with the highest median household income in the city sometime in the 1990s. Luckily for would-be Society Hill residents, it didn’t pass... Read more
Santa Rosa Press Democrat Sonoma Humane Society opens free wellness clinic, urges reporting of lost and found petsSanta Rosa Press DemocratAs of Tuesday, more than 600 pets were listed as a lost in a database kept by the Sonoma Humane Society, and fewer than 80 as found. Animal protection... Read more
Chronicle Telegram Lorain Historical Society celebrates Hispanic Heritage MonthChronicle TelegramLORAIN — The Lorain Historical Society’s observance of Hispanic Heritage Month ended with an exhibit and celebration Sunday afternoon. The event, which featured Lorain’s Aztec dance troupe, Danza Tonantzin, had artifacts from 16 of the 19 countries in … and more »... Read more
Washington Free Beacon (blog) Looking for a Decent SocietyWashington Free Beacon (blog)A modest thought, a gentle faith, a quiet cultivation: There is a line of modern thought that seems to slip from view every other generation, only to reappear here and there among the in-between cohorts. The English cleric... Read more
Review of PK/OAS Roundtable on Civil Society and Cybersecurity in the AmericasPublic Knowledge Tech News and Comment (blog)Last week, Public Knowledge and the Organization of American States (OAS) organized a joint roundtable on “Cybersecurity and Civil Society in the Americas,” which took place at the OAS headquarters in Washington,... Read more
Anderson Independent Mail Pickens County Humane Society shutting downAnderson Independent MailThe Pickens County Humane Society will only be accepting animals until Monday and plans to shut down for good by the end of the year. “Unless some big financial support comes, we have to shut down,” said Samantha Gamble,... Read more
Omaha World-Herald Robert J. Samuelson: A ‘spoils society‘ will lead to resentment, discordOmaha World-HeraldThe “spoils society” is a phrase I coined some years ago to illustrate a basic problem of wealthy societies, including, of course, the United States. After all, our annual GDP (gross domestic product) is approaching $20... Read more
Thankful for experiences provided at the White Oak Society RendezvousHerald ReviewThis is a letter of appreciation to the City of Deer River for providing a valuable location for community programming such as the White Oak Society Rendezvous. We first learned about the Deer River Rendezvous in 2011 via facebook.... Read more
Ladue News St. Louis Classical Guitar Society: New Season, New DirectorLadue NewsThat odd independent clause – the first half of a common mnemonic for the E, A, D, G, B, E progression of a guitar’s open strings – may well prompt a fleeting collective smile from the St. Louis... Read more
Harvard scholar honored by Nebraska State Historical SocietyHastings TribuneDon R. Gerlach, an expert on the Revolutionary War who has retired to his hometown of Harvard and is deeply involved in preserving local history, was honored Friday for a major gift to the Nebraska State Historical Society Foundation. The state... Read more