Chris Helms

Chris Helms

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It’s the Annual Teddy Bear Clinic at Angell Animal Medical Center

Veterinarians at Jamaica Plain’s MSPCA Angell Animal Medical Center treat some 80,000 patients every year — from dogs and cats to rabbits, birds, ferrets and other four-leggeds — but they recognize that there’s a huge and underserved population of patients in Jamaica Plain who need tender loving care just as much: teddy bears. (more…) Continue Reading →

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The (Un) “American” Dream Being Performed on Tuesday

On Tuesday, Hyde Square Task Force’s Acción Community Theater youth team will be performing their devised piece (Un) “American” Dream that focuses on immigration, immigrants, and all of the different sides of what happens when people make this transformative journey. on Tuesday, August 15th at 6:00 pm on the Blessed Sacrament Church Plaza (361 Centre Street). (more…) Continue Reading →

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New Massachusetts Law Protects Pregnant Workers

Nearly a year ago, the Massachusetts legislature passed the Equal Pay Act. That law took aim at some of the most pernicious sex and gender-based workplace discrimination we know. This year, we are establishing workplace protections for pregnant workers, because unfortunately gender-based employment discrimination doesn’t end with pay. (more…) Continue Reading →

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