Saturday, April 9, 2011

News - 4/9/11

Men, Get Out Your Heels -- and Walk a Mile in Her Shoes!
Patch.com
By Denise Buffa | Email the author | 6:00am The Rape Crisis Center of Milford will hold its fifth annual "Walk A Mile In Her Shoes: The Men's March to Stop Rape, Sexual Assault & Gender Violence" event on Sunday, April 10 beginning at 1:00 pm. ...
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Walk in heels, then eat out: Dove House, YMCA combine events
Peninsula Daily
Kim Hammers, left, and Nicole Barnard sort the shoes that will be "loaned" to men for the April 27 "Walk A mile in Her Shoes" event. -- Photo by Charlie Bermant/Peninsula Daily News By Charlie Bermant PORT TOWNSEND — Last year's coincidence has become ...
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Firefighters walk in ladies' shoes to protest violence against women
TbNewsWatch.com
Wilson is one of several members of Thunder Bay Fire and Rescue that will be participating in the Walk a Mile in Her Shoes event held in conjunction with the 32nd annual Royal LePage Lannon Realty Women's United Run, Stroll or Roll on May 7 – the day ...
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Race will be well-heeled
The Chronicle Journal
The veteran Thunder Bay firefighter and his co-workers will trade in their boots for red high heels to participate in the city's first Walk a Mile in Her Shoes initiative to be held alongside the Women's United Run, Stroll and Roll 2011. ...
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The Chronicle Journal
Little People display gives look at Mid-Columbia child abuse cases
TheNewsTribune.com
The past couple of years, SARC had the "Walk a Mile in her Shoes" walk, which is a national effort to support women victims. Officials decided to change it to the Strides of Strength this year to include all crime victims. Tri-Citians also can support ...
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Other groups say they have been left out
KTVL
Walk a Mile In Her Shoes, a group of men helping women who have suffered domestic violence, has a similar story. A group member said they were not admitted because their presence had the potential for questions from children about who they were and ...
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Briefs & things
Tri State Defender
The second annual Walk A Mile In Her Shoes"! starts at 5 pm on Friday, April 15, and this years masculine stroll around the Broad Avenue Arts District is a sanctioned event at the district's Spring Art Walk that night. It also is one of several events ...
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