[act-ma] Top Stories from Open Media Boston (week of 8/1/08) / plus 2 Upcoming OMB Events

Jason Pramas jpramas at igc.org
Fri Aug 1 19:01:25 PDT 2008

[please forward widely]

Hi folks,

Mark your calendars for two upcoming Open Media Boston events:

Thursday, August 14, 6-8 p.m.
Training: How to Use Open Media Boston
(limited slots available, r.s.v.p. to info at openemediaboston.org)
Encuentro 5 Media Lab, 33 Harrison Ave. in Boston's Chinatown

Friday, Augest 22, 6-9 p.m.
Benefit for Open Media Boston Youth Training in Collaborative Media
$10+ at the door (sliding scale)
Encuentro 5, 33 Harrison Ave. in Boston's Chinatown

More info coming soon Open Media Boston ...

And, as always, be sure to check out this week's top stories at 

News: SEIU Local 615 Security Officer March Targets Non-Union Palladion 

News: Health Concerns Raised for East Boston Residents, Logan Airport Blamed

News: CORI Bill Stalls in House Ways and Means, Advocates Vow Rematch

Editorial: Boston Should Become a Human Rights City

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Jason Pramas
Open Media Boston

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