Inner Cities

Sydney in 'crisis' as homeless counted

Sydney's lord mayor says the city is experiencing a housing "crisis" with almost 400 people counted sleeping rough on the streets just days after the …

Housing

Inner City Los Angeles Rugby Program Showcased in New Documentary

It was on this blacktop flanked by ivy-laden, graffiti walls that Stuart Krohn first presented the sport to ICEF students in 2002. Krohn, a former …

Culture

Melbourne shows up Sydney in funding the most disadvantaged suburbs

Residents of neighbourhoods with good infrastructure and services often enjoy lower living costs and better wellbeing and life chances. But access to …

Cities

Joburg mayor insists on 'shock and awe' plan for city revamp

Johannesburg - The city's new mayor, Herman Mashaba, said that international aid agencies must help to care for undocumented foreigners that he plans …

South Africa

No plans to expand year-round school beyond Edmonton's inner city [Video]

Demand for year-round schooling has held steady in Edmonton since it was introduced eight years ago, but there are no imminent plans to adopt the …

Canadian News

Ever wondered how much you could save by ditching your car?

Kochie's great ways to make extra cash1:37<p>David Koch lets us in on great ways to make extra cash.<p>a year …

Australian News

VW Interceptor Is A Solution For Inner City Police

Although a number of cities around the world like to publicize their police forces with expensive supercars and performance SUVs, the truth is that …

Cities

Former police chief applauds new opioid exchange program

Former Ottawa police chief and current senator Vern White is applauding an opioid replacement program being set up by Ottawa Inner City Health. He …

Canadian News

FX Has Renewed ‘Snowfall’ For Season 2

If you love drug-filled dramas, then we have some great news for you. FX announced during its TCA 2017 Summer tour that <i>Snowfall</i> is getting a second …

Entertainment

How developers deal with “hijacked” buildings in Johannesburg

BACK in 2010, Gerald Olitzki could only survey his new building from a safe distance across the street. He bought the downtown property for …

Africa

Ottawa's safe-injection site lauds new ByWard Market program for addicts

News that an Ottawa group is moving to start an opioid-substitution program — a form of supervised-injection project — for city addicts is being …

Canadian News

Spotify playlist: 50 of the biggest new bass tunes out right now

Tune in to hear new music from the likes of Goldie, Glacci and Coki

Music

Managed opioid program to open in response to fentanyl crisis

As a fentanyl crisis sweeps the country, medical officials in Ottawa are moving quickly and quietly to open a supervised injection site for opioid …

Addiction

'Ordinary' Australia probably isn't where you think it is

(Because it doesn't really exist) <i>ABC app users: This story contains interactive graphics which are not available in the app. Please open this story</i> …

Australian News

German automakers agree to update software of 5 million diesel cars to cut emissions

German automakers and politicians have come to an agreement to cut emissions by updating the software of 5 million diesel cars.<p>The VDA, Germany's …

Volkswagen

'Divine' heritage-listed church up for sale in Sydney

If the thought of buying property in Sydney drives you to prayer, then this might just be for you.<p>A gothic church in the heart of Redfern went on …

Australian News

Annie Golden, NaTasha Yvette Williams, Allen Nichols and More Set for INNER CITY in Concert

Tom O'Horgan's controversial 1971 Broadway musical INNER CITY will be presented in concert on August 17th at Feinstein's/54 Below, with shows at …

Premiere: Jaded - 'In The Morning'

Rising production trio from London...<b>Jaded</b> is a multi-national crew of beat pillaging production talent.Essentially based in London, the three …

WORKSHOP BROTHERS

The Stella Collective has transformed this inner city cafe in to a true celebration of coffee and imagination. In its previous life, the space had been a cramped and dark city canteen in need of some serious love. Seeing the site and its unique floor plan as a great opportunity to break from the …

The Chicken Shop Is London

Chicken shops are a place I've felt comfortable in for over 15 years. In the early days, the ritual was precise: storm in the Morley's at Crown Point straight after school with a group of other kids, get the biggest meal I could with the least amount of money, stand by the shop counter while …

London

Anti-brothel protest to take place in north inner city Dublin at same time as U2 concert

An Anti-Brothel protest taking place this evening is aiming to force brothels in Dublin's north inner city to close.<p>A group of residents have already …

News (Ireland)

Woman Found Blind Twin Kittens Who Have Each Other No Matter What...

Two young kittens were found wandering outside in a backyard. They were completely inseparable.<p>When a kind woman from Sydney, Australia spotted them …

Cats

Task team set up to deal with JHB inner city evictions:Thursday 20 July 2017

The Gauteng government has set up a task team to deal with evictions in the Johannesburg inner city.<p>This as hundreds of residents evicted from a …

News (South Africa)

Conservative clergy attack Barber for saying prayers for Trump ‘border on heresy’

Conservative clergy are returning fire at the Rev. William Barber for his criticism of ministers who prayed over President Donald Trump in the Oval …

Charlotte

'Crucial' DNA found after €4m worth of drugs and firearms linked to the Kinahan cartel seized by gardai

Cannabis and heroin, along with drug paraphernalia, a vacuum-packing machine and a cash-counting machine were seized during the raid at a property in …

News (Ireland)

'It was scary to watch' - Dublin teens leap from tall inner city bridge

An Independent.ie reader sent this footage of youths leaping from the now disused Sheriff St. Lifting Bridge.<p>The witness said everyone who was …

News (Ireland)

City of Joburg to continue raid of hijacked buildings

JOHANNESBURG – Joburg Mayor Herman Mashaba says the municipality will continue to raid hijacked buildings following its successful crime prevention …

News (South Africa)

NCIE NAIDOC @the NCIE. Celebrating Indigenous Excellence

What a huge and excellent day it was and thanks to everyone who contributed to the Smoke Free Inner City NAIDOC family sports and culture day at the …

Indigenous Australians

3 Reasons To Start A Skills-Based Employee Volunteer Program

If your company hasn’t explored skills-based volunteering, you could be missing a major employee-engagement and CSR opportunity. When you think about an employee volunteer program, what comes to mind immediately? A bunch of your staff wearing matching t-shirts and cleaning up a beach or local park? …

Small Business

UMB’s CURE Scholars Program Helps Inner City Kids Get Interested In Science

<b>BALTIMORE (WJZ) —</b> Only 6 percent of practicing physicians in the U.S. are minorities.Too few apply to medical school, too few graduate and too few …

Education