Maynard and Stow church briefs - Wicked
Maynard and Stow church briefsWicked Local MaynardAn evening of jazz will be raising funds to support street children in Quito, Ecuador, from 7:30 to 9:30 p.m. Nov. 10 at South Acton Congregational Church, 35 School St., Acton. All proceeds from the concert support UBECI, United to Benefit Ecuadorian ...and more »
Posted on 2 November 2017 | 4:31 am
Maynard jazz musician to raise funds for
Wicked Local BoltonMaynard jazz musician to raise funds for children in EcuadorWicked Local BoltonAccording to Loeb, in Quito, Ecuador's capital city, there is poverty in the southern part of the city. A chunk of these poor families -- many of them single mothers, make a living by selling fruits and vegetables at large open-air markets containing ...and more »
Posted on 2 November 2017 | 12:20 am
Drive Narratives on New Urban Agenda, Media
THISDAY NewspapersDrive Narratives on New Urban Agenda, Media UrgedTHISDAY Newspapers... the emerging need to further build the capacity of the media in reporting housing and sustainable urban development, following Habitat III, the United Nations Conference on Housing and Sustainable Urban Development, which took place in Quito ...
Posted on 1 November 2017 | 4:10 pm
Ecuador president removed as head of ruling
TODAYonlineEcuador president removed as head of ruling party as feud deepensTODAYonlineQUITO - Ecuador's ruling Country Alliance party, founded by former president Rafael Correa over a decade ago, has removed President Lenin Moreno as its head, citing "repeated failures" in leadership, as a schism between the former allies deepens.Ecuador's Ruling Party Sacks President Moreno As LeaderInteractive Investorall 10 news articles »
Posted on 1 November 2017 | 10:20 am
Jazz concert to raise funds for Ecuador
Wicked Local MaynardJazz concert to raise funds for Ecuador child programWicked Local MaynardSouth Acton Congregational Church will host an evening of jazz to raise funds to support street children in Quito, Ecuador.The concert will take place from 7:30 ...and more »
Posted on 30 October 2017 | 1:50 pm
RWU freshmen reap new skills from day of
As they cleared vines and washed vegetables, the students chatted about their hometowns, from Warwick, R.I., to Quito, Ecuador, shared stories, got to know each other and took selfies to share with friends back home. At the same time, they picked a field ...
Posted on 24 August 2015 | 12:12 pm
Ecuadorian flag raising at Springfield City
On Aug. 10, 1809 the citizen's of Quito, Ecuador's capital, started the rebellion to gain their freedom from the Spanish. "We celebrate this day in honor of our ancestors who fought for freedom. The city of Springfield has rich cultures from around the ...
Posted on 24 August 2015 | 4:50 am
Popemobile shipped to U.S. ahead of pope's
A police officer in Quito, Ecuador, June 30 covers the popemobile, a Jeep Wrangler, used by Pope Francis during his July 5-8 visit to the country. The pontiff will use the same model during his visit to the United States in September. (CNS photo/Guillermo ...
Posted on 24 August 2015 | 1:52 am
Bodies on volcano possibly of French
QUITO, Ecuador, Aug. 24 (UPI) --The three bodies recently discovered in Ecuador's Chimborazo volcano could be those of French climbers who were killed in an avalanche about 21 years ago. Mountain guides on Saturday found the frozen remains under layers of ...
Posted on 24 August 2015 | 1:25 am
Coldbrook teen partakes in eye-opening
Coldbrook’s Cassidy Klein is pictured visiting the equator museum in Quito, Ecuador. COLDBROOK - A Central Kings Rural High School student has a new outlook on life in the Annapolis Valley following a humanitarian trip to Ecuador. Cassidy Klein recently ...
Posted on 23 August 2015 | 3:00 pm