Quantcast

Latest Street culture Stories

2014-08-31 23:01:33

Brazilian Days San Diego Festival is looking forward to a huge turnout for this year’s Carnival at Pacific Beach San Diego, CA (PRWEB) August 31, 2014 This year’s Brazilian Days Festival will be held on September 7, 2014 on Garnet Avenue from 11 a.m. to 7p.m. The event is held each year to showcase all the beautiful music, dance, literature and folklore that is so a part of the Brazilian culture. This is a family friendly event and alcohol will not be served. As the premier event of...

2014-08-18 12:26:04

The gritty passion and often misunderstood graffiti world to life comic-book-style CHICAGO, Aug. 18, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- Momentum Art Tech brings the gritty passion and often misunderstood graffiti world to life comic-book-style with Modern Urban Legends, the first comic book series visualizing the realities and harshness of graffiti-writing culture. This story, written by artist TEEL ONE, is artistically created to open your eyes on this overshadowed society. Photo -...

2014-07-29 12:40:33

SALT LAKE CITY, July 29, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- ClientTrack is pleased to announce its new partnership with the Department of Community and Economic Development on behalf of the Pennsylvania Homeless Management Information System (PA HMIS) Collaborative. This partnership will enable homeless organizations and Continua of Care across the state to improve their client service provision and inter-agency collaboration in remarkable ways. At ClientTrack, we are dedicated to helping...

2014-04-03 16:23:05

WASHINGTON, April 3, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- On Thursday, April 10, Friendship Place will host its annual spring symposium, a discussion titled, A Hidden Challenge: Homelessness Among Youth & Young Adults. A reception will be held at 6:30pm and the program will follow from 7-8:30pm. Hidden among us are youth without safe or stable shelter. Many also lack the basic resources and supports necessary to prepare for adulthood. According to the Metropolitan Washington Council...

2014-03-26 23:29:44

Glittering costumes, fantastical floats, pulsating music and frenzied dancing in the streets. The Biggest Fete Ever Seen, Carnival 2014. April 5th - May 3rd, 2014. St. Thomas, United States Vrigin Islands (PRWEB) March 26, 2014 April springs to life with Carnival festivities on St. Thomas. In its 62nd continuous year, the St. Thomas Carnival is a highly anticipated cultural tradition that spans a full month with fun activities for all ages. Enjoy boat races, toddler races, nightly live...

2014-02-27 23:24:03

The Prime 8 Art League announced its 3rd annual open call for artists and unique pop-up gallery event, with all proceeds benefiting Marwen youth art programs. Chicago, IL (PRWEB) February 27, 2014 The Prime 8 Art League, the non-profit extension of award-winning commerce solution provider Gorilla Group, today announced its 3rd annual open call for artists (http://www.prime8artleague.com). Five (5) artists will be commissioned and paid to produce original works for a unique pop-up gallery...

2014-02-25 04:21:59

LOS ANGELES, Feb. 25, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Los Angeles County Department of Health Services (DHS), in collaboration with other governmental partners and the Conrad N. Hilton Foundation, has launched a new supportive housing rental subsidy program called the Flexible Housing Subsidy Pool (FHSP). The goal of the FHSP is to secure decent, safe, and affordable housing for DHS patients who are homeless and have complex physical and behavioral health conditions. Los...

2014-02-20 12:22:48

SAN FRANCISCO, Feb. 20, 2014 /PRNewswire/ - California's water conservation campaign has a new ally with the Tornado ACS System. The patented chemical-free and waterless system has buy-in with the City of San Francisco and the University of California, Berkeley to remove graffiti tags and restore surfaces including brick, concrete, tile, metal, plastic, plaster, natural stone and reclaimed wood. (Photo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20140220/TO743) Absolutely no water or...

Space Shuttle Replica Vandalized At Space Center Houston
2013-12-01 05:10:50

redOrbit Staff & Wire Reports - Your Universe Online A replica space shuttle located outside of Space Center Houston was apparently vandalized late Tuesday night last week. Museum staff discovered when they arrived the following morning that someone had spray-painted racist and politically motivated messages onto the side of the vehicle. According to the Daily Mail, one of the messages spray-painted onto the side of the replica shuttle, Space Shuttle Independence, read “Houston we...


Word of the Day
grass-comber
  • A landsman who is making his first voyage at sea; a novice who enters naval service from rural life.
According to the OED, a grass-comber is also 'a sailor's term for one who has been a farm-labourer.'