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NEW YORK (WABC) — There was a massive dumpling delivery operation around New York City. Throughout the day on Saturday, volunteers brought half a ton of frozen dumplings to buyers in all five boroughs. The effort was a fundraiser for the Asian American Journalists Association. The goal was to raise money for journalists who want …

Costa Mesa police were called after a fight broke out between protesters and attendees of a political fundraiser for Orange County Dist. Atty. Todd Spitzer this week, authorities said. One man was taken to a hospital with minor injuries, police said. No arrests were made. About 10 demonstrators were outside the reception in the 400 …

Captain Sir Tom Moore: National clap announced by PM for fundraiser  BBC News Tom Moore, Who Inspired Covid-Ravaged U.K. With Charity Walks, Dies at 100  The New York Times Captain Sir Tom Moore dies with coronavirus – BBC News  BBC News Forget superheroes and anti-heroes. We need more heroes like Capt. Sir Tom Moore.  The Washington Post Captain Tom …

Arlington County police are investigating a series of overnight break-ins at the Arlington Forest Shopping Center. Thieves smashed windows and forced their way in to three businesses, stealing cash. Another business was reportedly damaged but the thieves — or thief — did not get in. “At approximately 7:33 a.m. on January 7, police were dispatched …

The Community Health Center of Fort Dodge is hosting a virtual “mask”erade funderasier in place of its traditional in-person event this year. The virtual event includes a raffle ticket drawing, online auction and mask photo contest. It will kick off Friday and run through Nov. 13. Raffle tickets are on sale now at …

Movember, the shave-and-grow-a-mustache men’s health fundraising effort, is focusing on men’s mental health issues during November 2020. The annual campaign calls for males to shave their mustaches on October 30 (although late-entering participants are welcome) and regrow them during November. To accompany sacrificing their facial hair, participants ask friends and family to make donations to …

TOLEDO, Ohio — As Labor Day weekend approaches, health officials are reminding everyone once again about the risks associated with mass gatherings. “We’re a little nervous about this upcoming holiday. It may not be as big as the July 4th weekend, but we want to make sure people understand that if you have a mass …

Ron Patel, Stan Forrest, Kristi Conforti, Allie Lincoln, Maryann Curmi, Mark Grauer and Larry England Sonora, CA — Via a Friday morning radiothon, the Mother Lode stepped up to help fund a critical local program. We reported earlier that this year’s Tuolumne County Meals on Wheels dinner and auction could not take place due …

A recent $2 million donation to the Marian Regional Medical Center Foundation has led to the creation of an endowment fund that will help the hospital acquire advanced technology and medical equipment, hospital officials announced Monday. The Advanced Technology and Innovation Endowment Fund, approved by the hospital foundation board, was made possible by a generous …

Barack Obama made his first campaign appearance alongside Joe Biden since endorsing him for president in April, helping raise more than $11m while warning Democrats against being “complacent or smug” about the presidential race. The virtual fundraiser collected $7.6m from 175,000 grassroots contributors according to the Biden campaign. The former president and the presumptive Democratic …