LevelUp3 Youth Leadership Conference July 18th – July 19th

first_img Community News Get our daily Pasadena newspaper in your email box. Free.Get all the latest Pasadena news, more than 10 fresh stories daily, 7 days a week at 7 a.m. Over 120 students from Pasadena, Altadena, and the surrounding area spent two days learning new skills and making new friends at LevelUP3. The conference gave local youth a chance to learn about the amazing diversity of leadership and networking opportunities available and connected them with organizations that offer hands on volunteer, community service, and leadership activities. This year’s conference workshops included Cybersecurity, Relationships, Work Skills, Bite of Reality, Compassion Plays, and Healing Through Art.College Access Plan alum and Stanford student Michael Ocon kicked off the conference with a powerful discussion about reaching your goals and following your dreams. Later that day Pasadena Police Chief John Perez shared his story about becoming a police officer and inspired students to think about the decisions they make and how they will impact the goals they have.LevelUP3 found a new home this year at Pacific Oaks College, which provided an opportunity for students to explore the campus and learn about their amazing programs. On both days students connected with colleges and local organizations while enjoying their lunch on Pacific Oak’s beautiful campus. Refreshments were provided by the Chapala Bakery, Stonefire Grill, Tournament of Roses, Councilmember John Kennedy, the Pasadena Police Department, Pacific Oaks College, College Access Plan, and DayOne.The LevelUP Youth Leadership Conference is organized by the Pasadena Youth Leadership Network, a collaboration of local civic and non-profit agencies:• Adelante Youth Alliance• Collaborate PASadena• College Access Plan• Day One• Pasadena City College• Pasadena Public Library• Pasadena Youth MOVE• PUSD College & Career Academies• Pasadena Service Federal Credit Union• Teen Advisory Board• Tournament of Roses• Youth Council• Youth AmbassadorsFor more information, visit www.collaboratepasadena.org/levelup. Top of the News Herbeauty7 Things A Man Will Do Only If He Really Loves YouHerbeautyHerbeautyHerbeautyWhy Luxury Fashion Brands Are So ExpensiveHerbeautyHerbeautyHerbeauty12 Female Fashion Trends That Guys Can’t StandHerbeautyHerbeautyHerbeautyA Mental Health Chatbot Which Helps People With DepressionHerbeautyHerbeautyHerbeautyYou Can’t Go Past Our Healthy Quick RecipesHerbeautyHerbeautyHerbeauty5 Things To Avoid If You Want To Have Whiter TeethHerbeautyHerbeauty EVENTS & ENTERTAINMENT | FOOD & DRINK | THE ARTS | REAL ESTATE | HOME & GARDEN | WELLNESS | SOCIAL SCENE | GETAWAYS | PARENTS & KIDS Pasadena Will Allow Vaccinated People to Go Without Masks in Most Settings Starting on Tuesday Name (required)  Mail (required) (not be published)  Website  Community News LevelUp3 Youth Leadership Conference July 18th – July 19th Learn, Grow, Lead STAFF REPORT Published on Friday, July 26, 2019 | 11:23 am Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked * More Cool Stuffcenter_img faithfernandez More » ShareTweetShare on Google+Pin on PinterestSend with WhatsApp,Donald CommunityPCC- COMMUNITYVirtual Schools PasadenaHomes Solve Community/Gov/Pub SafetyPasadena Public WorksPASADENA EVENTS & ACTIVITIES CALENDARClick here for Movie Showtimes 3 recommendedShareShareTweetSharePin it Pasadena’s ‘626 Day’ Aims to Celebrate City, Boost Local Economy First Heatwave Expected Next Week Business News Community News Make a comment Subscribe Home of the Week: Unique Pasadena Home Located on Madeline Drive, Pasadenalast_img read more

Anger over Limerick crime scene poster

first_imgTwitter CALLS have been made to boycott a national newspaper after angry Limerick people tore down a poster which they says depicts the city as a crime-ridden ghetto.There was a furious reaction to the new advertising campaign by the Irish Examiner, which depicted King Johns Castle behind a swathe of yellow tape bearing the legend: “Crime scene” .Sign up for the weekly Limerick Post newsletter Sign Up The poster, which was put up opposite Colbert train and bus station, was torn down hours after it was unveiled.Mark Lennon, the owner of Deer Park Dairies on Davis Street, said he will be taking the Examiner off his shelves.‘I’m not refusing to sell it. I will have copies behind the counter but I’m not putting it in the shelves,” he said.Angry callers to Limerick’s Live 95 FM called on the station’s listeners to boycott the paper because of its portrayal of the Treaty City to promote a series of news articles which it is going to run shortly.Being interviewed on the station’s flagship ‘Limerick Today’ programme with presenter Joe Nash, Irish Examiner editor, Tim Vaughan denied that Limerick had been treated unfairly.Pointing out that similar billboard posters featuring Patrick Street in Cork, the Cliffs of Moher, Waterford City and the Rock of Cashel could be seen in other counties, Mr Vaughan asked whether “Limerick should be treated any differently to other places in Munster?”“This is not a negative attack on Limerick. It’s a national campaign . We have the same posters depicting Patrick Street outside the railway station in Cork,” he said. Walk in Covid testing available in Limerick from Saturday 10th April Advertisement TAGScity image crimefeatured BusinessNewsAnger over Limerick crime scene posterBy Bernie English – June 5, 2013 1064 WhatsApp Shannondoc operating but only by appointment Linkedin Facebook No vaccines in Limerick yet RELATED ARTICLESMORE FROM AUTHOR Email Previous articleMunster learn Heineken Cup fateNext articleConsidine steps down as Pike Rovers manager Bernie Englishhttp://www.limerickpost.ieBernie English has been working as a journalist in national and local media for more than thirty years. She worked as a staff journalist with the Irish Press and Evening Press before moving to Clare. She has worked as a freelance for all of the national newspaper titles and a staff journalist in Limerick, helping to launch the Limerick edition of The Evening Echo. Bernie was involved in the launch of The Clare People where she was responsible for business and industry news. First Irish death from Coronavirus Surgeries and clinic cancellations extended Proceedures and appointments cancelled again at UHL via Anger over Limerick crime scene poster (258 with pic) | Limerick Post Newswrite. Printlast_img read more

Gulf of Mexico moisture may fuel more flooding in Central US

first_imgABC News(NEW YORK) — After weeks of heavy rain, many rivers in the central U.S. continue to rise to or toward record flood stages, including in Little Rock, where the Arkansas River reached its highest level since 1945, and in St. Louis, where the Mississippi River reached its highest since 1993. Almost three dozen levees have been breached or overtopped since May 22, and more could be facing a similar fate as additional rain targets the region. Some places could see 4 inches locally as moisture makes its way north from the Gulf of Mexico.Severe weather over the weekend delivered hail and damaging winds in spots from Texas all the way to the East Coast, with downed trees reported into the Northeast.Monday’s forecast calls for severe weather in the Plains, from South Dakota down to Texas, with hail and damaging winds the biggest threats.A tropical system possibly forming in Mexico may send even more heavy rains north into the U.S. by the end of the week. Copyright © 2019, ABC Radio. All rights reserved.last_img read more