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Alex Haley

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2020-08-11 05:50:42

On this day in 1921, author Alex Haley was born. Fifty-seven years later, his 1976 autobiographical book "Roots: The Saga of an American Family" was made into a television miniseries watched by 30 million Americans. "Roots" was notable for so many reasons, not the least of which being that for many white Americans, it was the first real education they received about the true horrors and abuses that were part and parcel of slavery in our country. #BooksArePowerful

Alex Haley

Alex Haley was a writer whose works of historical fiction and reportage depicted generations of African American lives. He is widely known for 'Roots' and 'The Autobiography of Malcolm X.'

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IRS expands tax help into more languages; Form 1040 offered in Spanish and more services, information available in multiple languages | Internal Revenue Service

IRS expands tax help into more languages; Form 1040 offered in Spanish and more services, information available in multiple languages | Internal Revenue Service 2

2020-09-22 14:03:43

With tax season coming up, the IRS has expanded their tax help services to include more languages, including offering Form 1040 in Spanish for the first time! Learn more in the news release below:

IRS expands tax help into more languages; Form 1040 offered in Spanish and more services, information available in multiple languages | Internal Revenue Service

IR-2020-204, September 9, 2020 — As part of a larger effort to reach underserved communities, the IRS is taking a number of aggressive steps to expand information and assistance available to taxpayers in additional languages, including providing the Form 1040 in Spanish for the first time.

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It’s time to start your (surprisingly quiet) engines, because National Drive Ele…

It’s time to start your (surprisingly quiet) engines, because National Drive Ele... 3

2020-09-22 14:44:53

It’s time to start your (surprisingly quiet) engines, because National Drive Electric Week is on the way! Get an early start to the week on Thursday, Sept. 24 with an EV Solutions Webinar featuring a panel of electric vehicle owners along with speakers from the City of Longmont, Boulder County and…

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Have you registered your preschooler for the Oct. 3 Strider bike race yet? Limit…

Have you registered your preschooler for the Oct. 3 Strider bike race yet? Limit... 4

2020-09-22 14:58:48

Have you registered your preschooler for the Oct. 3 Strider bike race yet? Limited spaces remain! Learn more and register here: https://www.longmontcolorado.gov/…/spec…/strider-glider-race

This adorable event for our tiniest bikers will be held at Willow Farm Park. Pre-registration is required (no day-of registration), and the entry fee is $15. Race is for ages 2-5, and a glider and helmet are required to participate. For more information, call 303-651-8404.

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