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2015-03-17 23:08:50

At 9 am we will enter The Dallas Council Chambers to support our four morning Open Microphone speakers signed up to give presentations opposing the Dallas Council's vote to continue Fluoridation.

2014-12-30 23:06:40

Dallas Postpones vote date to purchase Hydrofluorosilic Acid to raise the Fluoride level of Dallas water: Councilman Sheffie Kadane says: “We have enough fluoride save the money.”

2011-05-20 14:00:00

Los Angeles Child Guidance Clinic Highlights National Call For Increased Focus on Impact of Trauma on Children & Youth LOS ANGELES, May 20, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Councilman Bernard Parks led the City Council today in declaring May 20th "Children's Mental Health Awareness Day in the City of Los Angeles," with a focus on building resilience in children dealing with trauma.

2010-06-02 15:53:00

NEW YORK, June 2 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- AJC expressed outrage over a New York City Councilman's incendiary remarks regarding the situation in Gaza. In an interview with the New York Daily News, Councilman Charles Barron called Gaza "a concentration death camp." When asked by the reporter if he really meant to compare Gaza to Holocaust concentration camps, Barron replied affirmatively. "We urge Councilman Barron to retract his offensive and baseless accusation," said AJC Executive Director...

2010-05-06 03:14:00

Los Angeles Child Guidance Clinic Urges Increased Focus on Healthy Development in Early Childhood LOS ANGELES, May 6 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Angelenos observe "Children's Mental Health Awareness Day in the City of Los Angeles" today, thanks to a proclamation introduced by Los Angeles City Councilman Bernard Parks, signed by the mayor and adopted by council in chambers yesterday.

2010-03-11 22:17:00

LOS ANGELES, March 11 /PRNewswire/ -- Michael Lombardi, the developer for the massive Bundy Village and Medical Park project, was forced to retract a statement crediting Los Angeles City Councilman Bill Rosendahl for getting a procedural approval for his highly contentious project.

2009-10-26 15:44:00

PITTSBURGH, Oct. 26 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- In its next step towards creating a greener Pittsburgh, the Pittsburgh Climate Initiative (PCI) will introduce green city code language changes to Pittsburgh's City Council tomorrow.

2009-09-21 15:10:00

GARDEN CITY, N.Y., Sept. 21 /PRNewswire/ --- HealthCare Partners, IPA and Councilman Larry Seabrook, City Council Member for District 12 in the Bronx, celebrated an evening "Salute to our Heroes" on Friday September 11, 2009.

Word of the Day
  • To befool; deceive; balk; jilt.
  • An illusion; a trick; a cheat.
The word 'begunk' may come from a nasalised variant of Scots begeck ("to deceive, disappoint"), equivalent to be- +‎ geck.