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Drupal 8.8.0-alpha1 will be released the week of October 14th

I'm very pleased to announce that we (hopefully) have a new help system in Core that will actually serve the needs of module, theme, and distribution developers!

I'm pleased to share that Francesco Placella (plach on Drupal.org) is moving from a "provisional" core committer to a full-fledged framework manager.

DrupalCon Seattle includes are a number of core conversations where you can learn about current topics in Drupal core development, and a week of sprints

The TWG coding standards committee is announcing an issue for final discussion.

Drupal 8.7.0-alpha1 will be released the week of March 11

Last fall, we adjusted our minor release date for Drupal 8.7.0 from March 6 to May 1.

Over the past five years, to meet the growing velocity in Drupal 8 core development and facilitate a more mature release process, we've gradually grown the Drupal 8 core committer team from two people to four, then six, then twelve people.

The TWG coding standards committee is announcing two issues for final discussion.

Drupal 7.61 - the next planned minor release of Drupal 7 - is scheduled for Wednesday, November 7th, 2018. Minor releases include new features, usability improvements, and backwards-compatible API improvements.