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Democrats Hear From Groups That Fight Poverty

Democrats Hear From Groups That Fight Poverty

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Area Democrats have learned more about efforts to break the cycle of poverty. Susan Erno (pictured) oversees PluggedInVA, which is managed by the Thomas Jefferson Adult and Career Education program. Erno and her colleagues strive to enhance the marketable skills of local adults. She joined Ridge Schuyler of the Charlottesville Works Initiative and Stephen Davis of the Community Investment Collaborative during a weekend panel discussion. It was part of a monthly breakfast for Democratic activists.

 

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Today in entertainment history: Nov. 24

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FILE- This is a 1967 handout image from Parlophone of The British group, The Beatles,. From left, are: Ringo Starr, John Lennon, Paul McCartney; and George Harrison. The woman who as a child was the basis for the Beatles song "Lucy in the Sky with Diamonds" is gravely ill. It was thought by many at the time that the psychedelic song from Sgt. Pepper's Lonely Heart Club Band was a paean to LSD because of the initials in the title, but it was actually based on a drawing that John Lennon's young son Julian brought home from school. He told his father the drawing was of Lucy in the sky with diamonds. Lucy Vodden, now living in Surrey just outside of London _ drifted apart after schoolyard days, but they have gotten back in touch as Lennon has tried to help Vodden cope with Lupus, a life-threatening disease.

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