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Cherry Blossoms Wait As Cold Controls D.C.

Washington, DC - infoZine - Scripps Howard Foundation Wire - The National Cherry Blossom Festival will run March 20 to April 12. The National Park …

Cherry Blossom

First Lady, Peace Corps Focus on Improving Girls' Education

Washington, DC - infoZine - Scripps Howard Foundation Wire - At the White House Tuesday, President Barack Obama and first lady Michelle Obama …

Peace Corps

Netanyahu Urges Continued Sanctions on Iran Nuclear Program

Washington, DC - infoZine - Scripps Howard Foundation Wire - “Virtually all the restrictions on Iran’s nuclear program will automatically expire …

Iran

Kansas City Actors Theatre, Crimes of the Heart, Review

Kansas City, MO - infoZine - As kids, the three Magrath sisters, Lenny (Melinda McCrary), the oldest; Meg (Manon Haliburton), in the middle; and Babe …

KCMO Appoints New Director of City Planning and Development

Kansas City, MO - infoZine - City of Kansas City, MO, City Manager, Troy Schulte has announced the appointment of Jeffery Williams as the Director of …

City Planning

In Final Week on Job, Senior White House Adviser Reflects

Washington, DC - infoZine - Scripps Howard Foundation Wire - “For the last eight years, I spent too much of this front seat for history with my face …

White House

From AIPAC to Capitol, Protesters Have Been on Netanyahu’s Heels, Video

Washington, DC - infoZine - Scripps Howard Foundation Wire - Aliff held the Israeli and American flags in his hand as a symbolic gesture of goodwill …

AIPAC

What Happens When Elderly Couples Stop Driving?

By Fran Webber - The ability to drive can be central to a person’s identity and can be an important expression of independence. When the elderly …

Driving

Program to Reduce Bee Kills in Missouri Begins

The Missouri Pollinator Conservancy Program offers beekeepers new ways to protect hives from pesticide drift.

Agriculture

Film, Destination: Planet Negro! Premieres in New York City, Video

Lawrence, KS - infoZine - The 2013 satire “Destination: Planet Negro!” from Kevin Willmott, writer, director and film & media studies professor at …

New York

Sporting KC Signs Canadian Men's National Team Defender

Will occupy an international roster spot pending receipt of International Transfer Certificate and P-1 Visa.

Canada

Missouri Settles with Kansas City Medicaid Provider

Jefferson City, MO - infoZine - Attorney General Chris Koster has reached a settlement with Haske International Agency, LLC, of Kansas City, and the …

Medicaid

Upgrading Liberian Schools with Water and Sanitation Facilities

Water and sanitation is also a sound investment. On average every $1 invested in water and sanitation in sub-Saharan Africa brings a $2.5 return.

Water

Uganda Can Achieve Sustainable Growth by Managing Urbanization

Uganda's urban population will increase from six million in 2013 to over 20 million in 2040. Policy makers need to act now to ensure that this rapid …

Urbanization

KCMO Severe Weather Awareness Week Events

Kansas City, MO - infoZine - Kansas City, Missouri, is helping to prepare residents for severe weather by participating in Missouri's Severe Weather …

Weather

Consumers Sign Petition to Stop Unwanted Robocalls, Have You?

San Francisco, CA – Consumers Union’s campaign is mobilizing consumers across the country to demand that Verizon, Century Link, and AT&T give …

Phones

Another New Jersey Oyster Harvester Sentenced for Illegally Trafficking

Washington DC - infoZine - Mark Bryan, 59, of New Market, Maryland, and his Delaware-based seafood wholesale business, Harbor House Seafood, were …

New Jersey

New Media Technology for Small Rural Enterprises

Manhattan, KS - infoZine - On Feb. 10, the Center for Rural Enterprise Engagement was established to help small businesses succeed through new media …

New Media

Honduras Travel Warning

Washington DC - infoZine - This Travel Warning supersedes the Travel Warning dated June 2014 and includes additional information on crime and …

Crime

Is a High-protein Breakfast for Your Teen?

Breakfast habits may play a role in how individuals metabolize high-protein breakfasts, according to a recently published University of Missouri …

Breakfast

Sugar Content in 100% Juice

By Karen Collins, MS, RDN, CDN, FAND - Q: If 100% juice is the recommended choice, why is the sugar content on some still so high?

Sugar

BroccoLeaf Taking the Spotlight

By Dana Jacobi - The deliciousness of the dark, kale-like leaves that grow around a head of broccoli has been an open secret among home gardeners and …

Spotlight

Women's History Month: March 2015, by the Numbers

National Women’s History Month’s roots go back to March 8, 1857, when women from New York City factories staged a protest over working conditions.

Women's News

Curbing Type 2 Diabetes with a National Food Policy

Dear EarthTalk: What is the "National Food Policy" that environmentalists and foodies are asking President Obama to enact by Executive Order, and how …

Diabetes

Braised Broccoli Leaves

Broccoli leaves taste sweeter than kale, with none of its bitterness, and are more tender than collard greens or kale.

Broccoli

2015 MoNASP State Archery Tournament in Osage Beach, Video

1,400 Missouri students to compete at Tan-Tar-A Resort

Archery

Volunteer Angling Education Instructors in Kansas

Anglers interested in teaching fishing techniques can become certified instructors during one-day class

Education

Greater Kansas City Chamber of Commerce March 2015 Events

KC Small Business Networking, KC Chamber Morning Schmooze, KC Chamber's Business Class Series, KC Chamber Centurions, Member Orientation, Small …

Chamber of Commerce

Nelson-Atkins Educator Takes Top Missouri Arts Education Award

In just two years at the Nelson-Atkins, leading a staff of seven, the museum’s onsite offerings have align with the common core and identify …

Education