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Incredible Near Miss of Child as Truck Driver Slams on Brakes

Umm Salamah reported: The Messenger of Allah, peace and blessings be upon him, said, “Good works protect from evil fates. Charity in secret extinguishes the wrath of the Lord, maintaining family ties increases life span, and every good deed is charity. The people of good in the world are the people of good in the Hereafter, and the people of evil in the world are the people of evil in the Hereafter. And the first to enter Paradise are the people of good.”Source: al-Mu’jam al-Awsaṭ 6252 Grade: Sahih (authentic)

Islam Teaching Is the Hero : “Imam Hailed as Hero for Protecting Suspect After Deadly Van Attack Near London Mosque”

The imam of a Muslim center in London has been praised for his “bravery and courage” in stopping an angry crowd turning on the driver involved in a van attack. One person died and eight people were wounded, two seriously, after the vehicle rammed into people leaving Ramadan prayers in Finsbury Park, north London, in the early hours of Monday morning. Imam Mohammed Mahmoud, of the Muslim Welfare House, has been hailed a hero for stepping in to protect the suspected attacker, a 48-year-old man, telling the furious mob: “Do not touch him.”…more: http://ktla.com/

West Springfield: Adult black bear sighting on Prospect in Bear Hole near Four Corners.

Adult black bear sighting on Prospect in Bear Hole near Four Corners. Photo courtesy of Susan Muncy. This bear had a red ear tag, which can bee seen in the closer photo. The Environmental Committee conferenced with the Deputy Commissioner of MA Fish & Wildlife and she explained the following:

MA does not use red tags. Red tagged bear are usually from NY or CT. So this bear has traveled!

MA uses two colors to tag bear. Yellow and blue. Yellow is a safety relocation because for example, the bear meandered into downtown W Spfld, had to be tranquilized and relocated.

Blue are research bear. As of September 2016, 18 bear had blue tags in MA, of which also have radio tracking collars. All other blue tagged bears have no collar. Cubs are never radio collared…more:.facebook.com/wsenvironmentalcommittee