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Svante Myrick, Ithaca’s youngest and longest-serving mayor, will step down Feb. 6 after 10 years of service. Throughout his tenure, Myrick has worked closely with the leaders of Ithaca College and faculty. Myrick, a Cornell alumnus, announced his resignation On January 5, stating that he had accepted a leadership position at People for the American …

SAGINAW, MI — On the east side of the Saginaw River, a take-out seafood restaurant’s loyal clientele keeps the restaurant from being washed away by the tides of time. Brother Arthur’s Fish & More, 2522 E. Genesee, today maintains the distinction as the longest black-owned restaurant in Saginaw. It’s a badge of honor that André …

I love driving the tree lined streets of New Braunfels during the winter months. The absence of leaves invites a closer look at buildings, rooflines, architectural details, landscaping. Curiously, I have always been drawn to properties lined with mature palm trees. They look so exotic. As the palms are clearly not native, they had to …

Throughout the fall and winter, Eastwood FFA has proven itself in various career development events. CDEs are designed to develop crucial skills that students will need in the future. These activities allow students to demonstrate their ability to judge, identify and memorize information. Additionally, CDEs help teach responsibility, teamwork, and communication. The first fall CDE …

May 07, 2021 The President of the United States of America believes that the nation is systematically racist. The Vice President of the United States believes that one of the greatest threats to the nation is domestic terrorism from white supremacists. Well, we’ve certainly come a long way since 1776, when our founding fathers worked …

Mercyhurst University’s Northeast Campus has been sold to a Baltimore-based company. We spoke with community leaders in the North East about this investment. Local business owners and leaders said they are excited about the business potential this investment will bring to the region. The former northeast campus of a local university has been sold to …

Annual program aims to make local Ohio communities more livable COLUMBUS, Ohio—AARP Ohio invites local organizations and governments statewide to apply for the 2022 AARP Community Challenge Grant Program, through March 22, 2022. Grants fund rapid action projects that help communities become more liveable over the long term by improving public spaces, transportation, housing, civic …

The needs of Bowling Green students are not going away. At the Bowling Green City Schools Board meeting on Tuesday, member Ginny Stewart provided an update on the needs of students in the district. December donations broke records, she said. “They asked me to thank everyone who participated (and) donated,” Stewart said. And yet, after …

A group of community activists gathered on Saturday to call on state officials to introduce a reward for information leading to the murder of a 16-year-old girl whose body was found dumped along the highway in the harbor (110). LOS ANGELES – A 16-year-old woman, Tioni Theus, was found the victim of a homicide on …

WILMINGTON — The Clinton County Sheriff’s Office (CCSO) recently adopted tougher standards to improve and strengthen community and police relations, according to Sheriff Ralph D. Fizer, Jr. Sheriff Fizer said the sheriff’s office’s comprehensive effort to meet these evolving standards was formally recognized last fall when the CCSO was certified by the Ohio Community Policing …

Community Health Services to offer COVID testing, appointment required FREMONT – On Friday, Community Health Services will offer drive-thru COVID-19 testing at their main office at 2221 Hayes Ave., from 1 p.m. to 3 p.m. Clients must have an appointment to be tested. Registration must be completed online by going to the Community Health Services …

Land Line Now Community Notice Board for January 18, 2022. Find a place to house a pet If you need to find a place to keep your pet near your current location, you can use the directory on the International Boarding and Pet Services Association website. Operation Roger helps pets If you need to transport …

By The Associated Press ATLANTA (AP) — A dangerous winter storm combining high winds and ice swept across parts of the southeastern United States on Sunday, knocking out power, knocking down trees and fences and blanketing roads in icy conditions treacherous and freezing. Tens of thousands of customers were without power in Georgia, North Carolina, …

By JAKE BLEIBERG, ERIC TUCKER and MICHAEL BALSAMO COLLEYVILLE, Texas (AP) — A man held hostage for more than 10 hours Saturday at a Texas synagogue where he could be heard ranting in a livestream and demanding the release of a Pakistani neuroscientist who was convicted of attempting to to kill US Army officers in …

Norman Bailey Provided by Gary Community School Corporation GARY — Gary businessman and community leader Norman Bailey was among two people killed in two separate shootings in the town early Friday morning, police said. Bailey, 60, of Gary, was shot shortly before 3 a.m. at the Blue Room Lounge at 224 E. 16th Ave., Gary …

On Tuesday evening, community members gathered for the first of four planned community conversations around the Albuquerque Indian School (AIS) cemetery located at 4H Park. The east end of 4H Park is a known burial site for some students and staff who attended the Albuquerque Indian School from 1882 to 1933. Nearly 80 people attended …

It is possible that many “Jeopardy!” viewers don’t even know, 30 shows in, that super-champion Amy Schneider – one of the four most successful contenders in the show’s history – is a trans woman. But LGBTQ + viewers know this. They also know that Schneider could be a game-changer on a cultural level. “She’s phenomenal,” …

In a few past chronicles, I have recounted certain historical facts about the region of Versailles, in eastern Indiana. The scenic Laughery Creek runs through this region which includes Versailles State Park, the second largest in Indiana. South of Versailles, the stream enters a rugged landscape of high hills, deep ravines and small waterfalls that …

DUNEDIN – Never in a million years, local chiropractor Pat Snair thought she would learn how to install a soffit. It was not part of the chiropractor’s job description. But Snair took the hit from Habitat for Humanity while working on a project, and it’s one of his many memories as a member of the …

Land Line Now Community Notice Board for January 4, 2022. Find a place to keep a pet If you need to find a place to keep your pet near your current location, you can use the directory at the website of the International Boarding and Pet Services Association. Operation Roger helps pets If you need …

For Zachary Pierce, a resident of Corvallis, Oregon, who has been homeless for more than a decade, this will be the first winter he spends with a roof over his head. Others, however, are often not so fortunate. Breaking out of the seemingly endless cycle of roaming, Pierce says, is something much easier said than …

JOHNSTOWN, Pa. – Growing up, Todd Stiffler was a “bored altar boy” at SS. Roman Catholic Church Casimir and Emerich. Recently, however, he returned to the building, now known as the Casimir Cultural Center, to add a touch of his works to the historic structure, located in the Cambria City neighborhood of Johnstown. Stiffler painted …

Defendants charged in a 1986 murder at a Canyon Lake campsite and the homicide of a woman on a residential street in New Braunfels have surpassed the November and December grand jury indictments released by the prosecutor last week. criminal Jennifer Tharp. On June 7, the Comal County Sheriff’s Office announced the arrests of Tracey …

HART, MI – A small, rural town is preparing to welcome back the Michigan family who spent nearly two months in captivity after being kidnapped on a missionary trip to Haiti. The Hart community is planning a lunch and prayer vigil this weekend to thank the return of the Noecker family, who escaped from the …

LAKEWOOD, Ohio – The excitement tempered is how Lakewood Mayor Meghan George sees 2022, which finds the city doing its best while still in the midst of a pandemic. “We are concerned about what this might mean for the city and the small business community, as well as for our residents,” said George. “There are …

Two religious buildings in Warren County are experiencing a renaissance. When Iowa was first settled by European migrants in the 1800s, churches were among the first buildings erected. “One church gave (the settlers) a sense of gratitude and also gave the community an identity,” said Paul Lasley, professor emeritus of sociology at Iowa State University. …

Carol Burow Gianforte for The Times Journal A vision of Christmas around a beautiful dining table with loved ones over 60 years ago remains clear in my mind today. The warmth and love, the innocence of a child and perhaps the innocence of those 1950s years contribute to my magical memories. These are precious memories …

College News Diplomas Jacky Zhou, from Columbia, graduated with a Bachelor of Science in Electrical and Computer Engineering in the spring of 2021 at the New York Institute of Technology, Old Westbury, New York. Molly K. Stott, from Conestoga, received a doctorate in pharmacy, cum laude, in May 2021 from the University of Rhode Island, …

VALHALLA, NY – Former assistant teacher at Westchester Community College faces felony charge after authorities say she presented a falsified version of a COVID-19 vaccination card in order to secure permanent employment there . The Westchester County District Attorney’s Office said Sonya Tarter Wilson, 50, was charged Tuesday with second degree criminal possession of a …

AKRON, Ohio – Akron Community Foundation hit a milestone in December, surpassing $ 200 million in total community grants. The total was reached in the foundation’s quarterly distribution of health and social services grants, which awarded nearly $ 3.2 million for a range of programs. Grants are intended for programs in the areas of civic …

Ashland is a college town, its centerpiece being a 135-acre campus of venerable Ashland University. But it’s also the kind of cozy home that hosts window-decorating contests on Main Street at Christmas and a cornhole tournament in the summer. Regionally, it draws crowds to its annual Balloonfest and Ashland Chautauqua events, welcoming foreigners arriving via …

By SARAH HUFFMAN (Left to Right) MP Nathalia Fernández presents a state citation to Brandon Montes, founder of the Norwood Community Library, at her book stand on October 16, 2021, during Hispanic Heritage Month. Photo via Twitter Outside the Warden’s House on Reservoir Oval East in the Norwood section of the Bronx is a light …

by Amanda Ong This October 20, 2021, was the kickoff of the Community land conservation (CLC), a BIPOC-led land conservation organization that acquires land for parks in historically underserved communities so that community voices are heard and centered in land use decision making. The CLC has been in the works for more than three years, …

Like news deserts continue to expand in the United States, two of the most promising ways to tackle the problem have been the rise of journalists-entrepreneurs launching their own local news startups and the rise of philanthropy as a key revenue stream for journalism. But the pursuit decline of local journalism – accelerated by the …

NEW YORK – Greek-Canadian comedian Angelo Tsarouchas continues to entertain the Greek community across North America. Among his latest stops were performances at St. Nicholas Greek Orthodox Church in Troy, MI, and the Melrose Ballroom in Astoria, NY. In addition to being a comedian and actor mainstream world class Tsarouchas also present a custom show …

College News Dean’s list Anna de goede, from Mount Joy, was named to the provost’s roster with a perfect GPA of 4.0 for the 2021 spring semester at Hofstra University, Hempstead, New York. Breeann benfer, from Columbia, was named to the Dean’s List for the Spring 2021 semester at Youngstown State University, Youngstown, Ohio. Adrienne …

Meetings, Events • Cardington-Lincoln Elementary School is in need of mentors for the Big Brothers / Big Sisters program in Central Ohio. They currently have no mentor. If you’re interested, contact Jordan Smith, Match Support Specialist, at 740-369-2447 or [email protected] • Blood drives: December 17; Noon to 6 p.m., Marengo United Methodist Church, 8 N. …

Dwayne Dunbar, a local community leader, said providing information was not whistleblowing, but keeping the community safe. COLUMBUS, Ohio – Two community leaders in Columbus are asking anyone with information about the shooting deaths of two young siblings and a man to come forward. Officers found Charles Wade, 22, Demitrius Wall’neal, 9, and Londynn Wall’neal, …

WOOSTER – In preparation for over a year, the Wayne County Community Corrections Board approved its three-year strategic plan on Monday, December 6. It outlines goals for criminal justice agencies to work more closely together while prioritizing the next steps in the county jail renovation and expansion. Haiti:“We are grateful to God”: 3 other hostages …

Dale Edwards, Adrienne Arsht Center Vice President of Marketing The Adrienne Arsht Center for the Performing Arts in Miami-Dade County (@arshtcenter) is proud to announce that Dale Edwards has joined the Center as Vice President of Marketing. Edwards will be responsible for the marketing and sales efforts for Arsht Center presentations, including Broadway, dance, theater …

Like its predecessor, 2021 will not go down in history as a great year. (Persistent pandemics will.) It is a bit of a relief, then, to take note of some positive developments in our part of the world that give us hope for better things to come. If you live or work in downtown Cleveland, …

AKRON, Ohio – This year’s annual conference Sugar Plum Vacation Home Tour marks the 20th anniversary of the Gay Community Endowment Fund of the Akron Community Foundation was established. What would you like to know Gay Community Endowment Fund’s Sugar Plum Tour Raises Money for Programs That Have a Positive Impact on the LGBTQ + …

Testing of the state’s drinking water system has detected PFAS chemicals in the treated drinking water of at least two communities in Indiana, according to limited preliminary results. The Indiana Department of Environmental Management found PFAS chemicals in the treated and untreated water of the Charlestown water supply system of Indiana American Water in Clark …

Last Saturday night, the Arnold Community Foundation’s annual fundraiser had its most successful auction ever, bringing in $ 67,000.00. One hundred and eighty people attended the event, which included a social hour, a meal, a live auction and the philanthropic awards ceremony. Wendell Brott was this year’s auctioneer, and residents were more than willing to …

Lincoln Littles Child Care Assistance Fund Donations Exceed $ 600,000 The Lincoln Community Foundation was clearly his path. In fact, under Bartle’s guidance: • Foundation assets increased from $ 62 million to $ 190 million. • Annual community grants increased from $ 4 million to over $ 21 million. • Nebraska’s first community land trust …

Joshua Manley, the new superintendent of Ninety Six National Historic Site, speaks with two guests who said they walk around the park daily in Ninety Six, SC (Damian Dominguez / The Index-Journal via AP) PA EIGHTY-SIXTEEN, SC Mounds of dirt lay in front of Joshua Manley on his first day as director of Ninety Six …

Holiday bow making course, Monday, December 6, 4 p.m., Flowers by Darlene, 98 W. Main St., Logan. Free if you bring your own ribbon, $ 10 if you buy a ribbon on site. Special holiday bingo for ages 50 and over, Monday, December 13, 2 p.m. to 3:30 p.m., Scenic Hills Senior Center, 187 Spring …

DETROIT (WXYZ) – Thanksgiving often involves loved ones getting together over a hot meal and enjoying the company of others. But not everyone has this luxury. So, local businesses and nonprofits around the Detroit metro are working hard to give back tremendously and make sure no one goes hungry while on vacation. “We all have …

Monroe County Sheriff’s Deputies with Coral and Nicole Navarro, of Pawsitive Beginnings Inc., at a Cafe with Coral at One Grind KL, located in the middle of Key Largo. CONTRIBUTED Hi friends! Recide the fox here with your weekly “Reef’s Report”. It’s Thanksgiving Day, and boy, oh boy, I have much to be thankful for …

As the Kansas City Chiefs start their week off in a practical way over Thanksgiving weekend, one of the franchise’s top stars has revealed her plan to help the community. All-Pro tight end Travis Kelce is extremely proud to give back to the kids in the Kansas City area, and his foundation is focused on …

Tiffin, Ohio – U.S. Senator Sherrod Brown (D-Ohio) hosted a panel discussion in downtown Tiffin on Tuesday with officials and community leaders to discuss how President Joe Biden’s recently enacted Infrastructure Investment and Jobs Act will improve the local economy in Tiffin and across the state. from Ohio. The roundtable, held at Old Trinity Episcopal …

LAS VEGAS (KTNV) – An inspiration and a pioneer for aspiring entrepreneurs. This is how Kenny Lee’s friends and acquaintances remember the CEO of Lee’s Discount Liquor. Lee was killed in an accident last Friday in northern Nevada. “The infectious smile, the energy and the charisma he had.” Lee is remembered by many in the …

Today is Tuesday, November 23, the 327th day of 2021. There are 38 days left in the year. Today’s highlight in history: On November 23, 1971, the People’s Republic of China sat on the UN Security Council. To this date : In 1889, the first jukebox debuted in San Francisco, at the Palais Royale Saloon. …

St. Elizabeth Foundation organizes Caring for Our Community Day Monday, November 22 from 11 a.m. to 7 p.m. in downtown Crestview Hills. Update: November 22, 2021 at 5:35 a.m. EST Hide transcription Show transcript INCIDENT. 514 A FUN WAY OF LIFTING PUPDUS GOT A HOLIDAY OF GRACE. THEY SAY THE ELIZABETH FOUNDATION WELCOMES ITS FIRST …

An application for the Ohio City Community Entertainment District is filed with the Clerk’s Office of Cleveland City Council. The neighborhood location is in the new Intro Cleveland complex under construction. Ordinance 973-2021: An Emergency Ordinance approving the application of the City of Ohio Community Entertainment District and amending Section 699A.011 of the Cleveland, Ohio …

CLEVELAND – * Editor’s Note: The video in the player above is from a previous report. The Cleveland Clinic, as one of the state’s leading health systems, is doing its part to ensure that as many people as possible are vaccinated as part of the ongoing pandemic. On Thursday, the hospital system announced that it …

CLEVELAND – Residents of an Ohio City community want transparency from city leaders after they say a proposal to divert truck traffic from their neighborhood was boxed without any warning . The problems with the Willow Avenue Lift Bridge go back decades and have serious consequences for the residents of Lakeview Terrace, one of the …