Brookline to launch Diverse and Inclusive Business Directory

Pevita Lena

The Brookline Office of Diversity, Inclusion and Community Relations and Brookline Economic Development and Long Term Planning Division are taking steps to support Brookline’s diverse and inclusive independent business community by creating a Diverse and Inclusive Business Directory.  This directory, which will be available in Jan. 2022, will serve as a marketing and networking tool for businesses, as well as help […]

Magazine opens cultural center

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Creators of a local business magazine have expanded their impact in the community. Minority Business Listings hosted the grand opening of its cultural center located at 15 SE Seventh St. on Friday. “God has made all of this possible,” said Wayne Fields, CEO and founder of Minority Business Listings. Fields […]

Group launches directory of sexual, gender-based violence responders in Nigeria

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An Abuja-based non-governmental organisation, Invictus Africa, formally launched ‘Orange Pages’, a directory of Sexual and Gender-Based Violence Responders and Service Providers in Nigeria, on Tuesday. The directory, according to the group, is a culmination of the first phase of the OSIWA-funded Prevention, Accountability, Support (PAS) Project aimed at promoting the […]

Fire Technology: Finding Drone Pilots

Pevita Lena

Photo by Rangsan Lerkngam/Dreamstime.com Based on the number of public safety agencies that received Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) Certificates of Authorizations (COAs) and Part 107 Waiver applications, there are at least 4,000 public safety unmanned aircraft system (UAS) programs that are operating in the United States. This number continues to […]