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CrimeStoppers use cash to fight gun violence
kwwl.com
It's part of a trend Waterloo Police have noticed this year — a rise in gun violence. In an effort to combat that, this week, Cedar Valley CrimeStoppers announced a new reward program for tips leading to arrests. “They don't realize the consequences ...

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Wednesday, February 18, 2015 - 01:41

Sarasota Herald-Tribune

Researchers scared away from studying gun violence
Sarasota Herald-Tribune
The CDC's self-imposed ban dried up a powerful funding source and had a chilling effect felt far beyond the agency: Almost no one wanted to pay for gun violence studies, researchers say. Young academics were warned that joining the field could kill ...

Tuesday, February 17, 2015 - 10:17

New program to battle gun violence
kwwl.com
In an effort to lower gun crime in the Cedar Valley community, the Cedar Valley Crime Stoppers would like to announce a new program aimed at reducing gun violence in Black Hawk County. Cedar Valley Crime Stoppers is announcing a guaranteed reward ...

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Tuesday, February 17, 2015 - 08:52
Tuesday, February 17, 2015 - 08:09

Feb. 24 panel at Washington College to discuss gun violence
My Eastern Shore
The panel, set for 6 p.m. in Decker Theatre, Gibson Center for the Arts, was planned to expand the conversations being sparked by the Kohl Gallery exhibition “Gun Show” by sculptor David Hess. Panelists will include Hess, Coalition to Stop Gun Violence ...

Monday, February 16, 2015 - 16:41

Drummond: Minister uses creative ways to fight Oakland gun violence
Santa Cruz Sentinel
In April, the Rev. Harry Williams got a request to do a eulogy for Louis Montgomery, known as Mac Lou, who had been shot and killed in his car in East Oakland. The funeral for the 35-year-old Oakland man was held in San Leandro under a heavy police ...

Monday, February 16, 2015 - 16:13

Chicago Sun-Times

Toll of gun violence shapes teens' art
Chicago Sun-Times
Under the supervision of art teacher Laura Mullkoff, the students created homages to other young Chicagoans who died by gun violence. Mullkoff remembers the spring day the students headed to the school library to read through news stories and choose ...
High Schoolers Pay Tribute To Chicago Gun Violence Victims Through ArtProgress Illinois

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Monday, February 16, 2015 - 13:35

PennLive.com

Lack of trust in government, gun violence slow Harrisburg progress, mayor says
PennLive.com
Harrisburg Mayor Eric Papenfuse welcomes the ride-sharing company Uber to Harrisburg during a press conference at City Hall in Harrisburg, Friday, January 30, 2015. Mayor Eric Papenfuse and Pennsylvania Public Utility Commissioner Pamela A. Witmer ...

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Monday, February 16, 2015 - 09:00

Progress Illinois

High Schoolers Pay Tribute To Chicago Gun Violence Victims Through Art
Progress Illinois
Nearly 200 pieces of student artwork honoring young people killed by gun violence in the city is being showcased at River North's Josef Glimer Gallery as part of the "Chicago Angels Project" exhibition, which had its opening reception Thursday evening.

Monday, February 16, 2015 - 02:28

Drummond: Minister uses creative ways to fight Oakland gun violence
Chico Enterprise-Record
In April, the Rev. Harry Williams got a request to do a eulogy for Louis Montgomery, known as Mac Lou, who had been shot and killed in his car in East Oakland. The funeral for the 35-year-old Oakland man was held in San Leandro under a heavy police ...

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Sunday, February 15, 2015 - 18:15