The G.O.D. Awards is a global humanitarian awards institution honoring the "greatest
humanitarians of the world" from the highest echelon of Diplomacy, Royalty, Business &
Economy, Medicine, Philanthropy, Culture & Arts and Entertainment whose unequivocal
contribution to humanity have made significant impact on Human Rights, Global Peace,
Green Environment, Education, Health and Wellness, Eradication of Poverty and
The G.O.D. Awards is annual event held at the United Nations Headquarters in New
York, integrated with WCH Humanitarian Summit and other Global events.
The G.O.D. Awards also serves as a fundraising platform for humanitarian projects of its
founding organization, We Care for Humanity (WCH).
The G.O.D. Awards aims to bridge the gap … [Continue reading...]
As California faces severe water shortages and farmers let their groves go fallow, a study finds that marijuana growers are sucking streams dry.
News on Wednesday that California’s snowpack has hit a record low of just 6 percent of normal means next-to-no spring runoff will flow into streams and reservoirs that supply water to the cities and farmers who feed much of the nation.
But before you light up a (legal) marijuana cigarette to take your mind off impending doom, consider this: With every puff you take, you could be making the epic drought even worse.
A new study finds that pot growers in the Northern California weed belt are diverting 100 percent of the water in some streams to irrigate their cash crops.
“Last summer, we went out and picked a handful of streams in the study area, … [Continue reading...]
year after year and brings a large community to be part of the New York City Parade, by bus from the Hamden, CT. Campus. What fun
Good News hears from participants at the after party. Also everyone is rooting for the:
The Quinnipiac women's basketball team has advanced to the 2015 NCAA tournament. Don't miss opening round action against the University of Oklahoma, Saturday afternoon.
NCAA First Round Game: Oklahoma City Region
#12 Quinnipiac Bobcats vs.
#5 Oklahoma Sooners
Saturday, March 21, 2015 at 4 p.m. EDT
Maples Pavilion, Stanford, Calif.
The winner will advance to take on the winner of #13 Cal-State Northridge vs. #4 Stanford, Monday, March 23 at 3:30 p.m. EDT.
The game will be nationally televised on ESPN2. It will … [Continue reading...]
Friars Club, NYC December 4, 2014 – Gotham Networking held its 3rd and most memorable GOtham Green Awards ceremony recognizing companies and people who are making important contributions toward a more sustainable, and energy efficient world for all of us. There were 8 winners each contributing in a unique area and in some fascinating ways. These are the people who will help shape our futures by introducing such things as: ways to better utilize our resources, tools to improve our self-reliance as a country, implementing new and improved ways to build, creating new ways to use our waste, using old spaces in new ways, and providing new options for growing produce.
There were many very qualified applications representing a variety of Businesses, and nonprofits that are doing great … [Continue reading...]
Isaiah Charles Austin (born October 25, 1993) is an American basketball player who recently completed his college career for the Baylor Bears. He had been considered a first-round prospect in the 2014 NBA draft until he was diagnosed with Marfan syndrome. On June 26, 2014, between the 15th and 16th picks of the 2014 draft, Commissioner Adam Silver made Austin a ceremonial pick, which fulfilled his dream of getting drafted. The crowd gave him a standing ovation as he walked up to the podium.
Thanks Jason Senders, Good News Sports Producer for suggesting this important and "life affirming" Good News Story.
Thanks to ESPN for broadcasting the draft and the NBA for doing such a honorable gesture.
Special thanks to Isaiah for inspiring so many with your positive conviction for making … [Continue reading...]
I am passionate about living a green healthier life. Green For A Reason was created as a hub for green building professionals and products, so that everyone could have easier access to those who are helping us live in a healthier environment as well as having less of an impact on our planet.
I thought I was living a healthy life but as I started my research on the materials currently being used to build our homes, I began to realize that there were many toxins in our everyday life and environment that I knew nothing about. In my struggle and search for a healthier home I decided to compile my knowledge and findings and open this website to people all over the world, so they too could find healthier, greener products and professionals who are passionate about … [Continue reading...]
Cantor Esterleon Schwartz, a Los Angeles resident and child Holocaust survivor whose parents escaped from a Nazi detention camp during the holocaust, will share her story at 12:15 p.m. on Tuesday, May 13, 2014 at Green Dot Public School’s Animo Pat Brown Charter School.
The number of opportunities to listen, in person, to a child survivor of the Holocaust describe her tragic experiences and inspire us with her wisdom are passing; therefore, it is with honor and respect that the Animo Classified Employees Association and Green Dot Public Schools welcomes Cantor Esterleon Schwartz to Animo Pat Brown’s campus.
Despite a lifetime of adversity, her relentless faith led her to become a Cantor, a community leader, an Ambassador for Peace, a member of the Board of Directors of the United … [Continue reading...]
$5,000 Prize Awarded to Three Companies in California, Maryland and Ohio for Their Dedication to Building Healthy Homes
Three winners were announced today for Green Americas quarterly People & Planet Award, which recognizes innovative entrepreneurial U.S. businesses that deeply integrate environmental and social considerations into their strategies and operations. Each of three winners will receive $5,000. The winners are: Green Broom Brigade, Lompoc, CA; Community Forklift, Edmonston, MD; and Ecohouse, Galloway, OH. Winners were selected by the public during a month-long open voting period online at Green Americas website.
This round of the Awards focused on green businesses that have taken superior steps to improve sustainability and healthy living in the home.
Alisa … [Continue reading...]
Monday, March 17, 2014
New York, NY – The Law Offices of Evangeline M. Chan, a full-service immigration law practice handling a wide variety of immigration matters for corporate and individual clients, has new liaisons with U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS) designated EB-5 Regional Centers as well as with EB-5 direct investment opportunities.
The USCIS Immigrant Investor Program (also known as the “EB-5 Program”) was established by Congress in 1990 to stimulate the U.S. economy through job creation and capital investment by foreign investors. Under the EB-5 Program, foreign investors can obtain lawful permanent residency (also known as a “green card”) through either a direct investment or investment through a USCIS designated Regional Center. In either instance, the … [Continue reading...]
Lee studied at the University of North Carolina at Greensboro to and received a Bachelor's degree in Interior Architecture with a minor in Psychology in 1990. Interior Architecture is a combination of Interior Decoration, Interior Design & Industrial Design only; it does not include an Architectural degree. Lee has over twenty (20) years of experience in the Architectural and Interior Design industries in both Europe and the USA.
As a self proclaimed “learning enthusiast,” Lee has expanded her skill set to include: Aromatherapy, expertise gained at the Tisserand Institute in London; Reflexology, as studied in both Europe and the USA; and Feng Shui, having achieved certification at the BTB Feng Shui Masters Training Program in New York … [Continue reading...]
WELCOME TO THE SPA
Since 1998, nestled in the heart of Bay Ridge, The Green Spa & Wellness Center's quaint environment continues to customize treatments for all. This quality of service keeps our guests returning time and time again. Our three floor luxury wellness center is proud to announce our facilities are housed in a sustainable, eco-conscious building, offering treatments for Men, Women & Children alike.
Whether you are interested in a day at The Green Spa or a relaxing afternoon massage in our "duo suite" you are in the right place! Every guest is treated as a VIP member... each and every time. We are proud to provide you with the very best of pampering & tranquil services a wellness center has to offer.
Experience The Green Spa's highly trained … [Continue reading...]
New Lab Tests Prove Green Tea Liquid is the Most Potent Extract Available!
Ultimate Green Tea Liquid features the super antioxidant that can help baby boomers find the key to extending their healthy years. Newly completed lab tests establish that Ultimate Green Tea Liquid available from Viva Herbals ™ is unsurpassed by any other product on the market. Dr. Shoshana Margolin, the New York based author of Quantum Therapy: Anything Less is a Compromise says:
“This organic green tea extract is a potent immune enhancer and energy fortifier. I would not want to be a day without it!"
Extensive media coverage indicates that interest in the benefits of Green Tea has skyrocketed since scientific studies conducted in the nineties found evidence of … [Continue reading...]
A highly successful businessman and spiritual entrepreneur, John Koeberer is co-founder, CEO, and President of The California Parks Co., a company serving the hospitality needs of visitors to state and national parks. A graduate in business administration from San Jose State University, Koeberer has also had successful careers as a real estate broker, hospitality consultant, and co-founder and CEO of a local community bank that eventually grew to become a billion-dollar institution. He also served as Chairman of the Board of Directors of the California Chamber of Commerce in 2004 as well as received the “Tourism Entrepreneur of the Year" award for California in 2000.
For almost twenty years, Koeberer served as Chairman of the Lassen National Park Foundation, an organization committed to … [Continue reading...]
Patterns are encoded in the human experience,
encrypted in the anecdotal evidence of our behavior
and decoded here in the map of time.
The Machine Age is Ending and the Industrial Revolution will no longer define our future.
The Map of Time is our navigational guide through the lessons of history and our lead to the future.
We are Catching Up With The Ancients who knew the keys to our future.
Physical, Emotional, and Intellectual energies progress through their four seasons of development, and points of chaos, to bring change to the nation.
An original theory presented by K. David Katzmire.
… [Continue reading...]
• BP MARKOWITZ HOSTS ELEVENTH ANNUAL ST. PATRICK’S DAY BREAKFAST AT A “GREEN” BOROUGH HALL: Kenneth D. Daly, New York President, National Grid (Irishman of the Year Award) shares his Good News about National Grid
On Friday, March 15, Brooklyn Borough President Marty Markowitz, head of the Brooklyn chapter of the Loyal League of Yiddish Sons & Daughters of Erin; Brooklyn District Attorney Charles J. (Joe) Hynes; Judge Bernard J. Graham, grand marshal, The Celts St. Patrick’s Day Parade; and Al O’Hagan of Brooklyn’s Baile na nGael “Home of the Irish” will host the eleventh annual St. Patrick’s Day Breakfast at Borough Hall. Entertainment will be provided by flautist Siobhan McGirl and the O’Malley Irish Dance Academy.
This year’s honorees:
• Kenneth D. Daly, New York President, National … [Continue reading...]
Chief Technology Officer, Village Green Technology
Dr. Peter Bishop is the Chief Technology Officer www.villagegreentechcenter.com and the Co-Inventor of their technology. Dr. Peter Bishop has been a computer professional for over thirty years. After getting his Ph.D. at M.I.T. in 1977 in object-oriented computer systems, he met the founder of Remedy while they were together at the Xerox Palo Alto Research Center. He left PARC in 1980 to work on operating systems and compilers for the National Semiconductor 16032. He then started working for a series of startups. He helped found Forethought, the first publisher of FileMaker, which went on to create PowerPoint. Three startups later, Dr. Bishop, developed the key technology for Aeroprise, Inc., a partner with BMC Remedy, providing their … [Continue reading...]
Taiwan's Eco Awareness:
Taiwan Ecological and Environmental Documentary
In order to promote environmental protection and ecological awareness, the Taipei Economic and Cultural Office in New York (TECO-NY) will hold a film series featuring six new ecological and environmental documentaries from Taiwan from June 1st-22nd, 2012.
These films highlight some recent initiatives in Taiwan towards making a more sustainable and environmentally friendly society. Megastructures: EcoARK (6/1 18:30 p.m.), produced in cooperation with National Geographic Channels, chronicles the construction of the spectacular green exposition hall for the 2011 Taipei International Floral Expo using 1.5 million recycled PET bottles. The project was among 12 finalists for the Wall Street Journal's 2011 … [Continue reading...]
Back and Better Than Ever with a Fresh Line-Up
Wednesday May 16th Friday, May 18th, and Saturday, May 19th
New York’s Legendary Gael Greene to be Honored at
Best of the West
Comfort Classics, Hosted by Travel Channel’s Dynamic Duo
Adam Richman & Andrew Zimmern
New York, NY (February 2012) – Barbara Adler, Executive Director of the Columbus Avenue Business Improvement District (BID) and New Taste Event Chair Don Evans announce the return of the fifth annual Whole Foods Market New Taste of the Upper West Side. This year’s line-up features exciting additions to the celebration as well as returning crowd pleasers. Whole Foods Market New Taste of the Upper West Side will include favorite chefs and culinary celebrities, beginning May 16th through May 19th, benefitting the … [Continue reading...]