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After a truly inspiring night at the #NotInOurTwoTowns open-mic event with hundreds of South Orange and Maplewood residents, the South Orange/Maplewood Community Coalition on Race applauds the work that is being done by our community. The recent race-based killings and a retaliation against police in other parts of the nation are tragedies that cannot be […]
Just as we continue to abhor the killings of black people by police, we also deplore violence against police in any form, including the deliberate killings of police officers in Baton Rouge and Dallas. We encourage engagement and empathy, and stand against violence as a means toward change. The South Orange/Maplewood Community Coalition on Race […]
WordPress Frontend Designer/Developer Propose modified layouts and functionality, e.g., home page, right-hand sidebar, Paypal page, donation thank-you page and calendaring (auto-updating of users’ calendars) Propose alternate navigation structure. Currently, site is blog/post rather than topic/page-centered. Update the existing theme to be more mobile-friendly Set up to be modified and maintained through child themes. Use HTML/CSS, […]
Parents gathered for this workshop hosted by the Schools Committee to learn some best practices for planning high school schedules with an eye toward post-graduation studies.
Congratulations to Robert A. Marchman, Executive Vice President at FINRA, who recently received a special award for his outstanding career achievements and contributions as one of America’s premier financial services industry leaders committed to excellence, best practices and innovation, and for being a proponent of diversity and inclusion, thus enabling other diverse group’s access to capital […]
This is a great project for the whole family–get your whole block or you entire neighborhood to light up luminaries! We can’t think of a better outward sign and symbol than light to reflect our commitment as a community to honoring Dr. King’s legacy and to building the beloved community. In honor of Dr. King’s life, […]
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We have often bemoaned the word ‘diversity’ as “an empty signifier,” even though we sometimes resort to it as a shorthand for the greater project of integration and inclusion. This issue was well considered in two recent articles in the New York Times and Salon. Authors Anna Holmes and Ellen Berrey both express the concern […]