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1,150 Free Movies Online: Great Classics, Indies, Noir, Westerns | Open Culture

Watch 1150 quality movies online. Includes classics, indies, film noir, documentaries showcasing the talent of our greatest actors, actresses and directors. Source: 1,150 Free Movies Online: Great Classics, Indies, Noir, Westerns | Open Culture

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MOOCs from Great Universities (Many With Certificates) | Open Culture

Discover 800+ Fee MOOCs (Massive Open Online Courses) by great universities — Harvard, Stanford. MIT, etc. Most offer Source: MOOCs from Great Universities (Many With Certificates) | Open Culture

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1,300 Free Online Courses from Top Universities | Open Culture

Download 1,300 free courses from Stanford, Yale, MIT, Harvard, Berkeley and other great universities to your computer or mobile device. Over 45,000 hours of free audio & video lectures. Source: 1,300 Free Online Courses from Top Universities | Open Culture

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How Cinemas Taught Early Movie-Goers the Rules & Etiquette for Watching Films (1912): No Whistling, Standing or Wearing Big Hats | Open Culture

I admit, I sometimes pay a premium at a certain dinner theater chain with a lobby-slash-bar designed to look like classic indie video stores of yore. It’s not only the padded recliners and half-decent grub that keeps me coming back. Nope, it’s the rules. Source: How Cinemas Taught Early Movie-Goers the Rules & Etiquette for […]

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Parent worries – A Dad trying to cope with the loss of his Partner and becoming a single parent.

Something has been nagging at me all day. Just can’t get it out of my head. Even the two cows couldn’t shake the feeling. I picked son up early yesterday from school. We had a doctors a… Source: Parent worries – A Dad trying to cope with the loss of his Partner and becoming a […]

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Major Wins for Health Equity Approved by the Governor in Final State Budget! | CPEHN

On Thursday June 27th, Governor Newsom signed California’s 2019-2020 fiscal year (FY) state budget. The final spending plan includes funds for CPEHN’s priority budget asks including,community-based enrollment assistance in Medi-Cal, asthma preventive services and cultural competency in county mental health. The budget also expands access to full scope Medi-Cal for young adults aged 19-25, regardless of immigration status. While CPEHN applauds this important step, we call […]

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ACE making changes after autistic boy got out of facility

GREENFIELD — Officials from law enforcement agencies say they plan to speak with authorities at the Autism Center for Enrichment after they learned a child got out of the facility and was alone for several minutes before being found at a fast food restaurant across a busy four-lane street.The ACE facility, where autistic children are […]