Kingston Rotary Centennial Projects make long lasting community changes

Rotary in Kingston wraps up its Centennial celebrations this week with some pretty extraordinary projects and changes, including donating over $500,000 back to the community through 16 new initiatives. Rotary began in Kingston in March of 1921. Today, six clubs operate throughout the Kingston region, with nearly 200 Rotarians building

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Boys and Girls Club of Kingston & Area now BGC South East

The Boys and Girls Club in Kingston is launching a new name to better reflect its work and the population served in its programs. The organization will now be known as BGC South East. “The phrase ‘Boys and Girls’ just does not capture the diversity of the individuals we serve

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Kingston’s ‘Street Mom’, the Kingston Street Mission, and the inconvenience of community service

Marilyn McLean is known to many as ‘Street Mom.’ Almost every evening from mid-November to mid-April, ‘Mom’ can be found at the Kingston Street Mission at St. Andrew’s Church at the corner of Princess and Clergy Streets. She’s the chair of that organization, volunteering her time to help the homeless,

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