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NEW location for Voices meeting...

Greetings: Just a quick reminder about our monthly meeting on Tuesday, April 26 @ 3:00 PM at our new location: NB National Whaling Historical Park, 33 William Street. Agenda items include: Complete Streets Healthy Neighborhoods Equity Fund Study Age- Friendly Communities Partner updates Please let me know if you have any other agenda items. Thanks and here is an announcement about a Public Hearing re: Southcoast Rail Project in New Bedford on Thursday April 28th – if you can make it please...
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Americans Are Getting Serious About Suga...

New poll shows most are trying to cut sugar from their diets. Americans say they are on a sugar detox. A Reuters/Ipsos poll of 1,883 adults living in the United States, conducted Jan. 15-21, finds that 58 percent say they tried to limit sugar in their diets in the previous 30 days. That is higher than the percentage of those who were targeting reductions in their intake of calories, sodium, fats, cholesterol or carbohydrates. Only 39 percent said they had not tried to cut sugar intake.     To see...
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New Bedford Fitness Challenge...

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Kids Mud Run...

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10th Annual Slocum Challenge Regatta –...

Slocum Challenge Regatta SAVE THE DATE! 10TH ANNUAL SLOCUM CHALLENGE REGATTA Date: Saturday, September 19, 2015 Location: Slocum River Estuary, Dartmouth, Massachusetts The regatta is open to racing shells, open-water shells, kayaks, canoes, surf-skis, traditional rowing boats, whaleboats, pilot gigs, and stand-up paddleboards, with separate age-categories for competitors under 20, over 50, and over 65, all in Men’s, Women’s and “Mixed” (co-ed) divisions. – See more at: http://lloydcenter.org/lloyd-center-regatta/#sthash.BXCYLFZ5.dpuf To see...
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gonoodle.com A new way to KIDS to move!...

Get the wiggles out with Mega Math Marathon and other free brain breaks on GoNoodle, the most engaging and energizing teacher resource online. GoNoodle.com GoNoodle Plus Mega Math Marathon Get the wiggles out with Field Trip and other free brain breaks on GoNoodle, the most engaging and energizing teacher resource online. GoNoodle.com GoNoodle Plus Field Trip Get the wiggles out with Montana James and the Palace of Peril and other free brain breaks on GoNoodle, the most engaging and energizing teacher resource online. GoNoodle.com GoNoodle Plus Montana James and the Palace...
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Chor Bishop Eid Housing Complex on Quequ...

 PARTNERS | HEALTHY CITY  | HOW HEALTHY | VISION | SUMMIT | PRIORITIES | FUNCTIONS | CITY OF FALL RIVER Residents of the Chor Bishop Eid Housing Complex on Quequechan Street in the Flint are enjoying the first harvest of vegetables from their community garden that is growing near the 54-unit apartment building picked by resident Katie Goldman who oversees the garden. It’s wonderful to see people eating wonderful food that they had a hand in growing and without any expense to them,” commented Goldman. The garden has been constructed...
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Quequechan River Rail Trail Project...

 PARTNERS | HEALTHY CITY  | HOW HEALTHY | VISION | SUMMIT | PRIORITIES | FUNCTIONS | CITY OF FALL RIVER A crew from Biszko Contracting Corporation began work on the Quequechan River Rail Trail Project during the last week of June, 2015 to construct the final two stages of the current path that begins at the Westport Town line along South Watuppa Pond. The project will and will run over the former railroad bed to connect with Britland Park and Rodman Street. “It’s been a long time in coming, and I think once this project is completed...
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Walk to a Healthy Market Amarals...

 PARTNERS | HEALTHY CITY  | HOW HEALTHY | VISION | SUMMIT | PRIORITIES | FUNCTIONS | CITY OF FALL RIVER Mass in Motion Fall River Coordinator Julie Kelly organized a group of senior residents at the Doolan and the Bates & Tower Apartments in the South End of Fall River to walk to Amaral’s Central Market on June 17, 2015. Part of a project funded by the Mass Council on Aging to explore ways to encourage walking among senior citizens in Fall River, the event included fifteen residents who walked to the market to purchase produce. Doolan...
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Walk to a Healthy Market...

 PARTNERS | HEALTHY CITY  | HOW HEALTHY | VISION | SUMMIT | PRIORITIES | FUNCTIONS | CITY OF FALL RIVER Mass in Motion Fall River Coordinator Julie Kelly. Senior Champion Volunteers Kathy Duclos, Kathy Lowney, and Laura and Richard Lopes organized a group at the Niagara Senior Center in the South End of Fall River to walk to Ventura’s Meat Outlet on June 18, 2015. Part of a project funded by the Mass Council on Aging to explore ways to encourage walking among senior citizens in Fall River, the event included fifteen residents who walked to...

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