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2014-09-25 23:03:03

In a country where drug abuse is twice the global average and drug-related crime is on the rise, community involvement is critical. The Church of Scientology of Pretoria is training community and religious leaders with the tools they need to take on this problem. Los Angeles, CA (PRWEB) September 25, 2014 A groundswell is building in South Africa—a grassroots movement to tackle drug abuse. And for good reason. The South African Police Service (SAPS) reports drug related crime rose by...

2014-09-03 23:01:32

With a new school year starting, now is the time to reach out to youth with factual information about what drugs are and what they do. (PRWEB) September 03, 2014 Volunteers from the Church of Scientology of Seattle see the new school year as a challenge—a time to reach out to youth with the truth about drugs. Drug abuse is an issue they take seriously, and one they carry out throughout the year with drug education lectures and seminars; drug education booklet distribution events; and...

2014-08-30 23:01:47

Long Island Scientologists organize major event that promises to help thousands of people in Long Island through the establishment of an Ideal Organization Hicksville, NY (PRWEB) August 30, 2014 The establishment and creation of Ideal Scientology Organizations throughout the planet has been one of the main strategies of the Church of Scientology in order to create a positive impact around the world. Architecturally stellar buildings with high aesthetics and staffed with top trained...

2014-08-29 23:02:43

Volunteers from the Church of Scientology of Kaohsiung reach thousands of youth with the truth about drugs. (PRWEB) August 29, 2014 Volunteers from the Church of Scientology of Kaohsiung worked to make this a safe and drug-free summer for youth throughout their city. They kicked off the summer with a “drug-free day,” organizing simultaneous drug education lectures for 7,000 students in eighteen primary schools, middle schools and high schools. In each of the schools, the day began...

2014-08-22 23:01:26

A Team of volunteers from the Church of Scientology are promoting a drug-free summer for local residents and tourists visiting the city. (PRWEB) August 22, 2014 As the summer draws to an end and beach-goers in the Sicilian city of Catania bask in their last few days of leisure, they can not only enjoy a refreshing swim, they can also immerse themselves in the truth about drugs, thanks to the efforts of a team of volunteers from the Church of Scientology. The Scientology group raised a...

2014-08-20 16:25:07

An audience ranging from 11 to 70 years old hears how education forwards the theme for 2014 International Youth Day -"Mental Health Matters." CLEARWATER, Fla., Aug. 20, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- What parent isn't concerned about their children's mental health and their future? Where education levels rank low, as they do in Pinellas County, parents struggle to come to grips with solutions that will give their children the fundamentals they need for strong mental health and a bright...

2014-08-18 23:00:53

In commemoration of World Humanitarian Day, the Church of Scientology released a video August 18, honoring a woman who is infusing hope into the heart of India. (PRWEB) August 18, 2014 In honor of World Humanitarian Day, the Church of Scientology published a video August 18, featuring Suman Nalwa, additional Deputy Commissioner of Police, working in the Union Territory Police Service of India—a woman with a mission to better the lives of the people of her country. “Right now, you see...

2014-08-14 23:02:33

Kary English Has Story Worthy of Hugo Nomination in the Eyes of Editor Mike Resnick Hollywood, CA (PRWEB) August 14, 2014 Kary was the 2nd quarter, first place winner for this year, making it further than some several thousand others, and where her winning story will also be published in the bestselling Science Fiction anthology series – L. Ron Hubbard Presents Writers of the Future Volume XXXI. "My sister was in an accident with her children in the car. The car was totaled, but...

2014-08-13 23:00:42

A contest created in 1983 by L. Ron Hubbard is today’s most effective means for aspiring writers to break into the publishing world is nearing the end of year 31. (PRWEB) August 13, 2014 Before 1983, the odds were stacked heavily against new writers. An aspiring author had to go up against seasoned professionals who had awards, bestsellers and fan followings. Even if a newcomer’s story was superior to that of an established writer, due to marketing considerations a publisher usually...

2014-08-12 23:01:32

The Church of Scientology Celebrity Centre hosted more than 1,000 Scientologists and their guests August 9, 2014, for their 45th Anniversary gala. Hollywood, CA (PRWEB) August 12, 2014 On the evening of Saturday, August 9, the Church of Scientology Celebrity Centre hosted more than 1,000 Scientologists and their guests at the Church’s annual gala dinner commemorating its 45th Anniversary. The Centre was established in 1969 in the spirit of Scientology Founder L. Ron Hubbard’s...


Word of the Day
humgruffin
  • A terrible or repulsive person.
Regarding the etymology of 'humgruffin,' the OED says (rather unhelpfully) that it's a 'made-up word.' We might guess that 'hum' comes from 'humbug' or possibly 'hum' meaning 'a disagreeable smell,' while 'gruffin' could be a combination of 'gruff' and 'griffin.'