Added by Vince Tacconelli on April 25, 2013 at 9:40am — No Comments
On Friday, April 26, 2013, the City of Poughkeepsie will celebrate Arbor Day. As part of the ceremony, Poughkeepsie will be honored by the National Arbor Day Foundation as a Tree City USA for 34 consecutive years. This designation keeps Poughkeepsie at the top of the list of so named cities in New…Continue
Added by Elizabeth Celaya on April 23, 2013 at 8:19am — No Comments
GOOD (aka the social network for social good) is sponsoring a new initiative this weekend: NeighborDay.
According to GOOD, "It’s crazy how few of us know our neighbors: their names, their phone numbers, what they’re about. The explosion of online "social" networking has only made it easier to avoid face-to-face contact in the real world. What might we be missing? Collaborators, friends, emergency contacts, sugar? What does this mean for society? As Harvey Milk said,…
Added by Elizabeth Celaya on April 22, 2013 at 10:08am — No Comments