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In US Cities Where Walking Is Safer, It's Also More Popular

F. Kaid Benfield | Posted 07.30.2014 | Green
F. Kaid Benfield

So, are these cities safer because more people are walking and drivers are more used to paying attention? Or is it because they have relatively safe and convenient pedestrian environments that encourage more walking? Probably a little of both.

An Update from Nourish Interns in Guatemala

Nourish International | Posted 07.28.2014 | Impact
Nourish International

The past week, we have been busy traveling and experiencing more of the culture here in Pana and in the towns around the lake.

Healing Ageism in the LGBT Community

Jesse Brune | Posted 07.29.2014 | Gay Voices
Jesse Brune

They've been there, they've done that and they've survived to tell us about it. So why aren't we listening?

#SixSeasonsAndAMovie May Happen After All

The Huffington Post | Bill Bradley | Posted 05.29.2014 | TV

Class is back in session! "Community" was canceled earlier this month, but now Sony Pictures and Hulu are reportedly in talks to bring the cult com...

Don't Call Them Dropouts: Call Them Leaders-in-Waiting

Dorothy Stoneman | Posted 07.28.2014 | Impact
Dorothy Stoneman

Since YouthBuild was authorized as a federal program in 1992, community-based YouthBuild programs in over 270 urban and rural communities in America have welcomed and embraced more than 130,000 young people.

Climate = Opportunity

Steven Crandell | Posted 07.27.2014 | Green
Steven Crandell

Some people see climate change as civilization self-destructing. They're wrong. It's the opportunity of the century. Courtesy: NASA Here's why...

Financial Parasites Are Still With Us, But Hopefully Not for Long

John Harrington | Posted 07.27.2014 | Business
John Harrington

Almost four years ago, I wrote about a new non-profit check cashing and payday lender that opened in the Fruitvale area of Oakland, California in the ...

What Chicago Means to Me

Leslie Bluhm | Posted 07.26.2014 | Chicago
Leslie Bluhm

To this day, every time I see a news story about Englewood, Austin or Pilsen, I have context because I have been there and I have worked side-by-side with people in those communities. I have met teachers there and I have made friends there. This matters -- to me and to the future of our city.

The Power to Change the World

Susan Smalley, Ph.D. | Posted 07.24.2014 | GPS for the Soul
Susan Smalley, Ph.D.

I just left a manicure salon owned and operated by a team of Vietnamese women. About 35 work there at any one time and I watched them interacting thr...

What Parents Really Need To Hear From Each Other

Dina L. Relles | Posted 07.22.2014 | Parents
Dina L. Relles

If you just take a moment, you can put yourself in my shoes. We're all mothers, and we can do that for each other. At least that. We can relate.

Older, Smaller, Better: New Findings from Preservation Green Lab

National Trust for Historic Preservation | Posted 07.22.2014 | Green
National Trust for Historic Preservation

Written by Julia Rocchi [Preservation Tips & Tools] Older, Smaller, Better: New Findings from Preservation Green Lab from PreservationNatio...

Abundant Living: Free Rides and Phone Service

Michael Morgan | Posted 07.22.2014 | Technology
Michael Morgan

The term "freemium" is used mostly in the digital marketplace referring to when a product or service is provided free of charge, but a premium is added on for access to special features.

'Community' Fans, Rejoice

The Huffington Post | Bill Bradley | Posted 05.22.2014 | TV

She may have graduated from NBC, but now one "Community" alum is going for her PhD in HBO. TVLine reports that Gillian Jacobs is set to star in a r...

What is the Value of Community?

The Huffington Post | Posted 05.23.2014 | Huffpost Code

The Huffington Post engages millions of people every day. How has this audience grown? What does the business gain from fostering the community? Tim M...

Checking the Ego Into Rehab and Sticking to a Fitness PLAN

Eva M. Selhub, M.D. | Posted 07.21.2014 | Healthy Living
Eva M. Selhub, M.D.

Because of my ego I feared failure. I was too embarrassed to be "bad" at anything, and though I used the excuse that I was scared of hurting my back, I was also really scared of hurting my ego. So often, rather than trying something new, I did nothing at all.

Birthday Balloons

Carrie Cariello | Posted 07.20.2014 | Parents
Carrie Cariello

Watching him skip and jump, I promised myself I would continue to be inspired by this family. On those long days when I'm convinced I lost the genetic lottery with autism, I will remind myself that this not a game to win or lose, but a life of love and hope and possibility.

How Writing For The TV Show Community Cured Me

Andy Bobrow | Posted 07.19.2014 | TV
Andy Bobrow

This is something I have never talked about publicly. Five years ago, shortly after my beautiful daughter's third birthday, I was diagnosed with advanced SWS -- Shit Writing Syndrome.

Everyone's Having A Lot Of Feelings About The New TV Season

The Huffington Post | Leigh Weingus | Posted 05.16.2014 | TV

Over the past week, we've all been thrown for a bit of a loop ... at least TV-wise. One of the most talked-about pilots, "How I Met Your Dad," didn't ...

The Community Spin-offs We're Crossing Our Fingers For

Hulu.com | Posted 07.15.2014 | TV
Hulu.com

While we will miss them 'round the study table, we've achieved an inner calmness about the future of each character, and will rest comfortably in the fact that someone has to get a spin-off... right?

Interdependence: The Real Secret of Aging at Home

Rachel Adelson | Posted 05.15.2014 | Fifty
Rachel Adelson

Often, people say they want to age in place because they know where their friends are, their support team (from doctors to hairdressers and mechanics), their shops and shopkeepers and of course, their family members and friends. But nothing stays the same forever.

A Foster Youth in Need Galvanizes a Community

Georgie Smith | Posted 07.14.2014 | Good News
Georgie Smith

Recently, I discovered an amazing way for people to come together as a community. The incredible experience was inspired by a young man named Barry Bartlett and captured in this video.

The Cancer Community

Betsy Hnath | Posted 07.14.2014 | Women
Betsy Hnath

I tell people what they want to hear, what they need to hear. I don't tell them that George is the only stage IV melanoma patient we know who is still alive.

The Largest Crowdfunding Event Happened In Just 24 Hours And Raised More Than $50 Million

The Huffington Post | Robbie Couch | Posted 05.14.2014 | Impact

Did you hear that clattering noise? It was the sound of records shattering across the U.S., thanks to generous Americans and their commitments to comm...

Innovating for Community

Chloe Sharfin | Posted 07.13.2014 | Impact
Chloe Sharfin

Before, there was a push to connect everyone and globalize the world through the Internet and get people online. While technology has certainly been empowering in several ways, it has made us more distant by giving us a false sense of connection.

Sorry 'Community' Fans, Netflix Will Not Be Helping You Get #SixSeasonsAndAMovie

The Huffington Post | Lauren Duca | Posted 05.13.2014 | TV

As Of Sunday, May 11, the #SixSeasonsAndAMovie "Community" dream is officially dead ... or, at least, will not be aided by Netflix. After NBC anno...